Jarrod Dyson joining Royals' bench Friday
Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson is not in the starting lineup for Friday's series opener against right-hander Triston McKenzie and the Cleveland Indians.
Dyson recorded his fifth double of the season and struck out twice on Thursday in a start. He is yielding right field to Ryan O'Hearn on Friday.
numberFire’s models project O'Hearn for 9.2 FanDuel points and he has a $2,300 salary on Friday. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Royals have an implied total of 4.4 runs. Among Friday's listed starters, McKenzie has the third-best strikeout rate this season (31.2 percent), but his hard-hit rate (51.6 percent) ranks in the bottom-one percent of the league.
- Oakland's Vimael Machin starting Monday September 27th, 2021
- Yan Gomes sitting for Oakland Monday September 27th, 2021
- Sean Murphy catching for A's Monday September 27th, 2021
- Starling Marte sitting for A's Monday September 27th, 2021
- Mariners' Jake Fraley sitting Monday September 27th, 2021
- Jake Bauers sitting for Seattle Monday September 27th, 2021
- Danny Jansen in Toronto's Sunday lineup September 26th, 2021
- Alejandro Kirk sitting for Toronto Sunday September 26th, 2021
- Toronto's Randal Grichuk in right field on Saturday evening September 25th, 2021
- Reese McGuire catching for Blue Jays on Friday September 24th, 2021
- Santiago Espinal batting eighth for Toronto on Friday September 24th, 2021
- Lourdes Gurriel (hand) sitting for Toronto on Friday September 24th, 2021