Lose a stud bat to injury and need a fill-in in a pinch? Tired of that dead weight in your utility spot and looking to catch lightning in a bottle? Scott White has 10 recommendations for the upcoming scoring period, all rostered in less than 80 percent of CBS Sports leagues. They’re not must-starts by any means, but they’re the best you’ll be able to do off the waiver wire.
All information is up to date as of Sunday evening.
Sleeper hitters for Week 17 (July 25-31)
Best hitter matchups for Week 17
1. Dodgers WAS3, @COL4
2. Giants @ARI3, CHC4
3. Rays @BAL4, CLE3
4. Reds MIA4, BAL3
5. Angels @KC3, TEX4
Worst hitter matchups for Week 17
1. Twins @MIL2, @SD3
2. Mets NYY2, @MIA3
3. Diamondbacks SF3, @ATL3
4. Tigers SD3, @TOR4
5. Marlins @CIN4, NYM3