Who Benefits the Most if Cruz and Rizzo Do Not Play?

QUESTIONABLE FOR MAY 16

Nelson Cruz (MIN DH $3.8K FD, $4.2K DK)

He is on the injury list, but his expected return date is 5/16. His average DraftKings points per PA is 2.1 and his average points per plate appearance on FanDuel is 2.8. His salary today is the same as his average salary this season. On DraftKings, his season average salary is $4.7K high than today's salary. Willians Astudillo is next on the depth chart. He is listed as out until 5/25.

DH Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Nelson Cruz $3.8 FD, $4.2 DK11.28.4
Miguel Sano (#1 3B) $2.5 FD, $3.5 DK10.27.6
Willians Astudillo $2.7 FD, $3.9 DK10.27.9

Anthony Rizzo (CHC 1B $4K FD, $4.9K DK)

Anthony Rizzo is expected back for the game. He averages 2.7 FanDuel points per plate appearance and 2 DraftKings points. His FD salary is slightly lower than his season average salary on FanDuel ($4.1K). On DraftKings, his season average salary is $4.7K slightly lower than today's salary. Victor Caratini is next on the depth chart.

1B Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Anthony Rizzo $4 FD, $4.9 DK10.98.1
Daniel Descalso (#1 2B) $2.3 FD, $3.3 DK9.67.1
Victor Caratini $3 FD, $3.8 DK7.86
Ben Zobrist $2.5 FD, $3.5 DK8.66.6

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Dee Gordon (SEA 2B $2.8K FD, $4.1K DK)

Dee Gordon is expected back for the game. He averages 2.3 FanDuel points per plate appearance and 1.7 DraftKings points. His average salary this season ($3K) is slightly higher. On DraftKings, his season average salary is $4.1K, the same as today's salary. Tim Beckham is listed as the backup second baseman.

2B Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Dee Gordon $2.8 FD, $4.1 DK9.17
Tim Beckham $2.9 FD, $3.6 DK8.86.8
Dylan Moore $2 FD, $3.6 DK9.77.4
Shedric Long $2.1 FD, $3.2 DK2.22.2

Miguel Cabrera (DET 1B $2.6K FD, $3.1K DK)

He is on the injury list, but his expected return date is 5/16. His average DraftKings points per PA is 1.6 and his average points per plate appearance on FanDuel is 2.1. His average salary this season ($2.9K) is higher. On DraftKings, his season average salary is $3.7K high than today's salary. John Hicks is next on the depth chart.

1B Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Miguel Cabrera $2.6 FD, $3.1 DK8.46.4
Niko Goodrum (#1 DH) $2.9 FD, $3.3 DK8.96.7
John Hicks $2.3 FD, $3.3 DK8.66.6
Brandon Dixon $2.8 FD, $3.8 DK8.46.4
Ronny Rodriguez $3.3 FD, $4.4 DK9.16.9

Leury Garcia (CHW CF $2.8K FD, $4.3K DK)

He is on the injury list, but his expected return date is 5/16. He averages 2.3 FanDuel points per plate appearance and 1.7 DraftKings points. His average salary this season ($3.1K) is higher. On DraftKings, his season average salary is $4.4K slightly high than today's salary. Ryan Cordell is next on the depth chart.

CF Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Leury Garcia $2.8 FD, $4.3 DK96.9
Charlie Tilson (#1 RF) $2.8 FD, $3.5 DK7.65.9
Ryan Cordell $2.2 FD, $3.5 DK7.85.8
Jon Jay $2.3 FD, $3.4 DK8.16.3

QUESTIONABLE FOR MAY 17

Trevor Story (COL SS)

Trevor Story is expected back for the game. He averages 2.8 FanDuel points per plate appearance and 2.1 DraftKings points. Patrick Valaika is next on the depth chart.

SS Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Trevor Story11.38.4
Ian Desmond (#1 CF) 9.67.2
Patrick Valaika8.46.3

Yandy Diaz (TB 3B)

Yandy Diaz is expected back for the game. He averages 2.3 FanDuel points per plate appearance and 1.8 DraftKings points. Daniel Robertson is listed as the backup third baseman.

3B Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Yandy Diaz9.47.1
Daniel Robertson8.36.2
Andrew Velazquez96.4
Matt Duffy8.16.3
Joe Wendle9.57.3

David Peralta (ARI LF)

David Peralta is expected back for the game. His average DraftKings points per PA is 1.9 and his average points per plate appearance on FanDuel is 2.5. The next man up at left fielder is Christian Walker.

Brandon Belt (SF 1B)

Brandon Belt is expected back for the game. His average DraftKings points per PA is 1.8 and his average points per plate appearance on FanDuel is 2.4. Tyler Austin is listed as the backup first baseman. He is listed as out until 5/17.

LF Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
David Peralta9.97.6
Adam Jones (#1 RF) 8.97
Christian Walker10.67.9
Blake Swihart8.66.4
Steven Souza9.87.3
1B Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Brandon Belt9.57.1
Tyler Austin10.27.6
Pablo Sandoval8.86.7
Aramis Garcia10.27.9
Stephen Vogt8.66.6

Kole Calhoun (LAA RF)

He is on the injury list, but his expected return date is 5/17. He averages 2.2 FanDuel points per plate appearance and 1.7 DraftKings points.

RF Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Kole Calhoun96.7
Brian Goodwin (#1 LF) 10.27.6
David Fletcher (#1 2B) 8.36.4
Michael Hermosillo6.35.1
Justin Upton11.28.3

Miguel Rojas (MIA SS)

Miguel Rojas is expected back for the game. His average DraftKings points per PA is 1.5 and his average points per plate appearance on FanDuel is 1.9. The backup shortstop is Jon Berti.

SS Depth ChartFD Pts Per 4 PADK Pts Per 4 PA
Miguel Rojas7.55.9
Jon Berti8.26.2
Starlin Castro (#1 2B) 8.36.5