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Casey Schmitt is back in the lineup for the San Francisco Giants against the Chicago Cubs Monday.
Schmitt returns after sitting out Sunday, starting at third base and batting seventh against the Cubs for manager Gabe Kapler Monday.
Casey Schmitt had a solid performance in Sunday's game, going 1-for-3 at the plate with a home run and an RBI.
While his overall season numbers have been underwhelming, with a batting average of .199 and only three home runs, this game could be a positive sign for Schmitt's fantasy outlook going forward. If he can continue to show power at the plate, he may be worth considering as a deep league option or a potential streaming choice in favorable matchups. However, his low batting average and high strikeout rate of 26.4% are still concerns that fantasy managers should keep in mind.
Giants infielder Casey Schmitt is out of the starting lineup Monday versus the D-backs.
Schmitt went 1-for-4 with an RBI single and a run scored on Sunday afternoon but will start a series with the Red Sox on the bench Monday night. The rookie has scuffled in the big leagues this season, hitting .208 with two homers, two steals, and a .556 OPS across 214 trips to the plate.
Casey Schmitt is in the starting lineup for the San Francisco Giants against the New York Mets Sunday.
Schmitt is back for manager Gabe Kapler Sunday, batting eighth and starting at third base against the Mets Sunday.
Casey Schmitt is not in the Giants starting lineup Tuesday against the Padres.
Schmitt did come off the bench on Monday, but he'll remain out of the starting lineup for a second straight game on Tuesday due to a left forearm contusion.