1B,3B - DET
Detroit third baseman Jeimer Candelario went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBI in a 6-4 win over Houston on Wednesday.
Candelario had a two-run single in the fourth inning. The veteran infielder is hitting .326 with one homer, seven runs, and seven RBI this year.
Detroit third baseman Jeimer Candelario went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in an 11-3 loss to the Indians on Saturday.
Candelario took Cleveland reliever Trevor Stephan deep in the ninth inning. Overall, the infielder is hitting .294 with the homer, four RBI, and five runs in 31 at-bats.
Detroit first baseman Jeimer Candelario went 3-for-4 with a double, two runs, an RBI, and a walk in a 5-2 win over the Indians on Saturday.
Candelario had a mini-breakout in 2020 and is picking up where he left off. The veteran could have some fantasy value in deeper leagues if he's able to keep swinging a hot bat.
The Tigers and Jeimer Candelario avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.85 million contract.
Candelario had a great year in 2020, slashing .297/.369/.503 with seven homers and 29 RBI in 52 games. He'll be eligible at both first and third base when it comes to fantasy purposes.
Jeimer Candelario was removed from Thursday's game agains the Royals due to lower back tightness.
The Tigers say he's day-to-day. With just a few games left in the season the team could always opt to simply shut him down. Candelario is hitting .297 with seven long balls and an .872 OPS in 2020.