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Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)This was expected, with the right-hander working up to 91 pitches in his rehab start with Triple-A Salt Lake on Tuesday, but the team has officially cleared Richards to return for the finale against Houston. Before going down with the injury last season, Richards went 13-4 with a 2.61 ERA, 1.04 WHIP and 164:51 K:BB. He's someone most owners will want active from the get-go.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)Hamilton was injured trying to beat out an infield single. It's unclear what exactly is ailing him, but he should be considered day-to-day and questionable for Sunday's finale until the team elaborates.
Exclusive Fantasy Analysis (FREE PREVIEW)With Carlos Gomez (hamstring) landing on the DL, the Brewers have a hole atop the order, and it will be Braun who sets the table Saturday. It marks the first time Braun has led off in his career. The 31-year-old Braun is still without an extra-base hit this season (seven singles), so this move out of a key RBI spot makes some sense, but it seems likely to be temporary.