Dream11 Fantasy Baseball: Rockies at Astros

Dream11 Fantasy Baseball: Rockies at Astros

This article is part of our Dream11 Fantasy Baseball series.

Colorado Rockies (13-9) at Houston Astros (12-10)

Tuesday, August 18th, 3:10 PM EDT

Projected Starters

RHP Antonio Senzatela (3-0, 3.91 ERA) vs RHP Zack Greinke (1-0, 2.53 ERA)

Game Preview

The Rockies and the Astros played a tight contest on Monday that went down to the final out, but the Astros prevailed to secure a 2-1 win. The Texas-based franchise is just two games above the .500 threshold, however, and they have not been playing as expected – or at least, according to their status of a contending team in the American League. The Rockies have looked surprising, on the other hand, and shouldn't have problems to reach the playoffs with this season's expanded format. The pitching matchup for this game will feature two righties, as Antonio Senzatela will get the nod for the Rockies and Zack Greinke will get the ball for Houston. Greinke has the accolades and the ERA to show for as a better option, but Senzatela has been pitching quite well this season, too.

Injuries

Colorado Rockies

Tim Collins - Out - Opt Out

7/27 10:51 AM EST - The Rockies announced Monday that Collins has elected to opt out of the 2020 season. Collins had been added to the Rockies' 60-man player pool in late June and was present for summer camp, but he failed to win a spot on the season-opening 30-man roster. Rather than waiting around at the Rockies' alternative training site for a potential callup to the big club, Collins will remove

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