I thought I would take a look at the best FanDuel point leaders in the last 15 days and who they face today. That number by their name is their average FanDuel points. The higher it is, the more points they average. It’s all very complicated.
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Prince Fielder: 5.3 — David Price is 4-3 with a 3.83 ERA on the road. Lefties are hitting .165 off him. Fielder is batting .288 against lefties.
Dustin Pedroia: 5.2 — Clayton Richard is 2-4 with a 6.33 ERA on the road. Righties are hitting .276 off him. Pedroia is batting .228 against righties.
Paul Konerko: 5.1 — Doug Davis is 0-2 with a 9.00 ERA on the road. Righties are batting .265 off him. Konerko is batting .397 against lefties and has hit a home run in 5 straight games!
David Ortiz: 4.9 — Clayton Richard is 2-4 with a 6.33 ERA on the road. Lefties are hitting .270 off him. Ortiz is batting .308 against righties.
Jose Reyes: 4.8 — Gio Gonzalez is 2-3 with a 2.92 ERA on the road. Righties are batting .239 off him. Reyes is batting .314 against lefties.
Michael Cuddyer: 4.7 — Ryan Vogelsong is 2-1 with a .96 ERA at home. Righties are batting .262 against him. Cuddyer is batting .244 against righties.
Alcides Escobar: 4.5 — Ian Kennedy is 4-0 with a 2.40 ERA at home. Righties are batting .199 against him. Escobar is batting .249 against righties.
Matt Kemp: 4.4 — Rick Porcello is 4-2 with a 3.28 ERA on the road. Righties are batting .222 against him. Kemp is batting .317 against righties.
Curtis Granderson: 4.3 — Mike Leake is 4-2 with a 4.47 ERA at home. Lefties are batting .295 against him. Granderson is batting .283 against righties.
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