How Rhys Hoskins Got His Groove Back – Fantasy Baseball: Week 13 Weekend Roundup

Senior Fantasy Baseball Expert Adam Ronis recaps the latest Fantasy Baseball news, highlights, lowlights, injuries and headlines in our Week 13 Weekend Roundup!

Ever since Rhys Hoskins returned from a fractured jaw, he has been hitting like the early-round pick people hoped for. The Phillies outfielder went 4-for-9 with a double, two home runs and three RBIs over the weekend. Since returning from the DL, Hoskins is batting 10-for-30 (.333) with six runs, four home runs, and 11 RBIs in eight games.

With two outs and no one on and a 3-1 lead, Brad Boxberger allowed a bunt single to Jose Reyes, a double to Jose Bautista and consecutive home runs to Brandon Nimmo and Asdrubal Cabrera. He allowed four hits, four runs, and one walk. It was his third blown save in 19 chances, and he has allowed seven earned runs in 5.1 innings this month.

Nimmo went 3-for-5 with a double, two runs and a two-run homer. He has ten home runs.

Robert Gsellman pitched the ninth for the save for the Mets. Jeurys Familia was activated from the DL and came into the game with the Mets down 2-1 in the bottom of the eighth. He allowed three hits, one walk, and a run.

Wade Davis blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning against the Rangers, allowing two hits, four walks, and four runs in a 13-12 loss. He threw 15 of his 38 pitches for strikes. He is 0-2 with a 15.43 ERA in June. It was his fourth blown save. He has 20 saves.

Nelson Cruz hit his 17th homer Sunday.

Julio Teheran returned from the DL and threw six no-hit innings. He allowed three walks and struck out 11 and was removed after 95 pitches. He has a 3.97 ERA.

Carlos Correa went 2-for-3 with a homer and three RBIs Sunday as the Astros won their 11th straight. Correa has 13 home runs, 47 RBIs, and an .855 OPS.

Eugenio Suarez hit a two-run homer Sunday and also homered Saturday. He is batting .297 with 14 home runs and 52 RBIs and has been one of the best values in Fantasy this season.

Nicholas Castellanos hit two home runs and had five RBIs Saturday. He went 1-for-3 with a homer and a walk Sunday and is batting .310 with eight home runs and 39 RBIs.

Randal Grichuk is heating up. He hit a pair of home runs with four RBIs and a stolen base Sunday. He has five of his seven home runs this month.

Eduardo Rodriguez allowed two runs, six hits, one walk and struck out nine in six innings to get a win over the Mariners. He is 9-1 with a 3.59 ERA.

Justin Bour hit two home runs with four RBIs Sunday. He has 12 homers.

Hunter Strickland picked up his 14th save Sunday.

Blake Parker allowed two runs, one hit, and two walks while getting one out and blowing a save Sunday. Andrew Heaney was in line for the win after going eight innings, allowing three hits, one walk, three runs and struck out eight.

Jurickson Profar went 2-for-5 with a double, home run and four RBIs Sunday. He has five home runs and 14 RBIs in his last 14 games.


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Eric Thames went 2-for-4 with two home runs and four RBIs on Sunday. He has nine home runs and a .973 OPS in 27 games. Thames played left field, and Jesus Aguilar played first and hit his 13th homer. Domingo Santana isn’t going to play much.

Hector Rondon picked up his fourth save with a scoreless ninth inning, and Ken Giles pitched a scoreless eighth.

Odubel Herrera went 3-for-4 with a homer and three runs.

Brandon Belt was activated from the DL on Saturday and went 0-for-4 and then homered Sunday.

After Shane Greene pitched four straight days, Joe Jimenez got the chance to close Sunday and struck out the side for his second save.

Arodys Vizcaino picked up two saves over the weekend and has 15.

Michael Taylor had three hits, scored two runs and stole four bases Sunday. He has 21 steals on the season.

J.T. Realmuto went 3-for-4 with two home runs and four RBIs Saturday. He is hitting .309 with nine home runs and 26 RBIs.

Drew Steckenrider picked up a save for the Marlins Saturday as Kyle Barraclough was given off after pitching four of the previous five days.

Eddie Rosario keeps hitting, going 4-for-4 with a double, homer, a stolen base, and four runs Saturday.

Dallas Keuchel bounced back from a bad start with a win over the Royals. He went six innings and allowed two runs – none earned – six hits, one walk and struck out five. He is 4-8 with a 4.15 ERA.

Billy Hamilton had a rare good day, going 3-for-4 with three runs, and two stolen bases. He’s batting .197 with 13 stolen bases.

Keone Kela has yet to blow a save this season despite a 4.07 ERA. He got save No. 15 on Saturday.

Patrick Corbin had a great matchup against the Mets Saturday but struggled. He allowed five runs, eight hits, two walks and struck out seven in six innings.

Michael Conforto went 2-for-4 with a double, home run and four RBIs Saturday.

Steve Matz pitched another good game, going 6.2 innings and allowed six hits, one walk, one run and struck out three with a win over the Diamondbacks. He has a 3.31 ERA.

Marcell Ozuna has been on fire. He hit his 10th homer Saturday.

Chad Pinder went 3-for-3 with three runs and a homer Saturday.

Blake Treinen allowed a run against the Angels Saturday but converted his 15th save. On Sunday, he threw two scoreless innings with three strikeouts to get a win.

Carlos Martinez has struggled throwing strikes since coming off the DL. He has 18 walks in 12.2 innings since coming off the DL. He allowed three runs, seven hits, six walks, and struck out five in five innings.

Matt Kemp went 2-for-3 with his 12th homer Saturday.

Kenley Jansen picked up his 17th save Saturday.

Aroldis Chapman got save No. 21 Saturday.


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Luis Severino threw eight scoreless innings with nine strikeouts with three hits and two walks against the Rays. He has a 2.09 ERA, 0.93 WHIP and a 118:25 K:BB ratio in 99 innings.

Max Scherzer struck out ten and allowed two runs on four hits over six innings in a loss.

Madison Bumgarner hasn’t been dominant since coming off the DL. He allowed three runs in six innings with five hits, four walks, and three strikeouts. He has a 4.67 ERA and 1.38 WHIP in three starts.

Wade LeBlanc allowed two hits, no walks and struck out nine in 7.2 scoreless innings to beat the Red Sox. He is 3-0 with a 2.63 ERA, 1.10 WHIP and a 52:14 K:BB ratio in 61.1 innings.

Edwin Diaz picked up save No. 27 Saturday. He has a 2.37 ERA, 0.87 WHIP and a 62:13 K:BB ratio in 38 innings.

Sean Newcomb threw six scoreless innings and allowed two hits, no walks and struck out seven. He is 8-2 with a 2.70 ERA, 1.18 WHIP and an 81:36 K:BB ratio in 80 innings.

Hector Neris picked up his 10th save Saturday as Gabe Kapler continues to mix and match for the ninth inning. Then Neris came into the ninth inning with a 10-5 lead and allowed four runs. Neris has a 7.00 ERA and isn’t going to get many more save chances.

Sergio Romo picked up his third save Sunday against the Yankees and appears to be first in line for saves in an unpredictable Rays bullpen.

The Indians placed Carlos Carrasco on the 10-day DL with a right elbow contusion. He was hit by a comebacker Saturday.

Jorge Soler was placed on the DL with a fractured left toe. The Royals recalled second baseman Adalberto Mondesi. He batted .250/.295/.492 with five home runs and ten stolen bases. He could see time at second base with Whit Merrifield moving to the outfield. Mondesi is worth an add for those in need of stolen bases.

Nationals manager Dave Martinez said Ryan Zimmerman’s progress from a strained right oblique has been slow.

Johnny Cueto will throw live batting practice Monday.

Evan Longoria will have surgery on his broken hand Tuesday and will miss 6-8 weeks.

Clayton Kershaw will throw a simulated game Tuesday or Wednesday.

The Braves placed Mike Foltynewicz on the 10-day DL with right triceps tightness.

Byron Buxton will start a rehab assignment Tuesday.

Matt Chapman was placed on the 10-day DL with right-hand soreness, and Franklin Barreto was called up.

Yoenis Cespedes didn’t do anything over the weekend due to ongoing soreness.

Noah Syndergaard is feeling better but has yet to resume throwing due to a strained ligament in his right index finger.

Freddy Peralta will start for the Brewers Tuesday.

Yu Darvish is scheduled to throw a simulated game Tuesday.

The Orioles sent catcher Chance Sisco to Triple-A and recalled Caleb Joseph.

Brett Gardner sat out Sunday with a sore right knee. An MRI showed minor inflammation, and he’s day-to-day.

Whit Merrifield is day-to-day with a bruised left knee after fouling a ball off the knee.

Elvis Andrus is expected to be activated off the DL Monday.

Javier Baez left Sunday night’s game after getting hit by a pitch on his elbow.


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