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14hTodd Zola

Daily notes: Pitcher and hitter rankings for Friday

Prepare your fantasy baseball lineups with confidence with our daily preview, including pitcher projections, hitter matchup ratings and recommended players to pick and stream for Friday's games.

Judge homers in 1st (0:18)
Betts leads off 5th inning with solo blast (0:18)
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2018 fantasy baseball rankings for H2H categories leagues

Stay ahead of the game and perfect your fantasy roster with our rankings for head-to-head categories leagues, featuring the top 300 overall players plus separate ranks for each position.

Kluber shuts down White Sox to earn 11th win (0:21)
Molina goes yard twice for Cardinals (0:37)
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X factors: Daily fantasy baseball projections

Looking for a sneaky source of steals in your daily league? Want the highest upside power bat for your DFS lineup? Using a proven projection system, we highlight the players who will make a difference in fantasy leagues and contests every day.

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Fantasy baseball lineup setting tool kit

ESPN Fantasy has several useful tools you can use every day to set the optimal lineup and make smarter trades and waiver moves. We've compiled them all into a single tool kit for you to bookmark and keep handy all season.

Lugo misses badly on Arenado's homer (0:23)
Ramirez puts Indians up early with 3-run HR (0:20)
Herrera homers off the scoreboard in Phillies' win (0:34)
Reds take lead with back-to-back homers (0:47)
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Rankings for rotisserie leagues

Stay ahead of the game and perfect your fantasy roster with our rankings for roto leagues, featuring the top 300 overall players plus separate ranks for each position.

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  • Draft Kit

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  • Rotisserie ranks

    The overall top 300, plus positional rankings.

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  • Head-to-head points ranks

    The overall top 300, plus positional rankings.

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  • Head-to-head categories ranks

    The overall top 300, plus positional rankings.

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  • Fantasy baseball 101

    New to the game? Start here.

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    An illustrated guide on everything you need to know about sports injuries.

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  • Rules

    Get caught up on all of the rules for every type of fantasy baseball league.