Phil Gosselin riding pine for Angels Thursday afternoon
Los Angeles Angels infielder Phil Gosselin is not in the starting lineup for Thursday afternoon's series finale against right-hander Reynaldo Lopez and the Chicago White Sox.
Gosselin is sitting after starting the previous three games. Kean Wong is replacing Gosselin in left field and hitting ninth. Shohei Ohtani is batting third as the Angels' designated hitter in place of Gosselin.
numberFire’s models project Wong for 6.0 FanDuel points and he has a $2,000 salary on Thursday’s slate. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Angels have an implied total of 3.8 runs. Lopez is registering a 24.5 strikeout percentage and a 6.7 walk percentage this season, with a 3.19 xERA and a .274 xwOBA.
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