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Yankees' Brett Gardner (toe) sitting out again on Wednesday

New York Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner (toe) is out of the lineup again on Wednesday but is expected to start on Thursday.

What It Means:

Gardner had an ingrown toenail removed on Sunday and is getting a few days to rest. Mike Tauchman is starting center again on Wednesday.

Gardner is batting .254 with 17 homers and 67 runs scored over 418 plate appearances this season.

Source: Lindsey Adler

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Mike Ford starting at DH for the Yankees Wednesday

New York Yankees first baseman Mike Ford is batting ninth on Wednesday against the Oakland Athletics.

What It Means:

Ford will also be at DH with Gary Sanchez shifting to catcher and Austin Romine headed to the bench.

numberFire's models project Ford for 6.7 FanDuel points Wednesday.

Source: Baseball Press

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Austin Romine heads to the bench Wednesday for New York

New York Yankees catcher Austin Romine is not in the lineup on Wednesday.

What It Means:

Romine heads to the bench with Gary Sanchez shifting from DH to catcher Wednesday against the Oakland Athletics.

Romine has batted .266 with 6 homers and 28 RBI over 181 plate appearances this season.

Source: Baseball Press

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Cavan Biggio is in the Blue Jays' lineup Wednesday

Toronto Blue Jays second baseman Cavan Biggio is in the lineup against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday.

What It Means:

Biggio got the day off on Tuesday but is back at second base with Brandon Drury shifting over to third to give Vladamir Guerreo Jr. a breather. Biggio is batting second on Wednesday.

numberFire' models project Biggio for 9.5 FanDuel points while costing $2,900 on Wednesday.

Source: Baseball Press

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Danny Jansen riding pine Wednesday for Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays catcher Danny Jansen is not starting on Wednesday night versus right-hander Walker Buehler and the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What It Means:

Reese McGuire is starting behind the bag for Toronto on Wednesday. Jansen is available off the bench.

numberFire's models expect Jansen to record 3 homers, 10 RBI, and 10 runs scored over the rest of the season.

Source: Baseball Press

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Brandon Drury dropped to fifth in the Jays' Wednesday lineup

Toronto Blue Jays infielder Brandon Drury is batting fifth on Wednesday.

What It Means:

Drury was in the two-spot Tuesday but gets bumped down with Cavan Biggio back in the lineup on Wednesday.

numberFire's models project Drury for 8.7 FanDuel points on Wednesday.

Source: Baseball Press

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Reese McGuire will start at catcher Wednesday for Toronto

Toronto Blue Jays catcher Reese McGuire is in the lineup on Wednesday.

What It Means:

McGuire takes over for Danny Jansen behind the plate and will bat eighth on Wednesday.

numberFire's models project McGuire for 8.4 FanDuel points Wednesday.

Source: Baseball Press

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Derek Fisher out of Toronto's lineup versus Dodgers

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Derek Fisher is not starting on Wednesday night versus right-hander Walker Buehler and the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What It Means:

Fisher is taking a seat after hitting a solo home run on Tuesday. It was his fourth round-tripper in 16 games for the Blue Jays. Billy McKinney is replacing Fisher in left field on Wednesday.

Fisher is hitting just .175/.267/.475 overall for Toronto this season.

Source: Baseball Press

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Justin Smoak sitting for Blue Jays Wednesday night

Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Justin Smoak is not starting on Wednesday night versus right-hander Walker Buehler and the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What It Means:

Smoak is taking a seat after hitting his 13th double of the season on Tuesday. He has five two-baggers over his last six games. Rowdy Tellez is playing first base for the Blue Jays on Wednesday evening.

numberFire's models expect Smoak to record 5 homers, 14 RBI, and 13 runs scored over the rest of the season.

Source: Baseball Press

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Billy McKinney is batting sixth Wednesday for the Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Billy McKinney is batting sixth Wednesday against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

What It Means:

McKinney will start in left field as Derek Fisher heads to the bench.

numberFire's models project McKinney for 6.1 FanDuel points Wednesday.

Source: Baseball Press

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