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Josh Naylor

Josh Naylor

1B,RF - CLE - IL10

Age: 24Bats: LThrows: L

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CIN @ CLE
T. Mahle #63
Wed, 5/18 6:10pm
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Yahoo
63%
 
ESPN
39%

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Yahoo 1B,RF
ESPN RF,1B
CBS RF
Josh Naylor placed on COVID-19 IL

Josh Naylor was placed on the COVID-19 IL on Friday. Richie Palacios was recalled from Triple-A to take Naylor's place on the roster.

Fantasy Impact

The Guardians are dealing with a significant COVID-19 outbreak which led to the cancellation of their game against the White Sox on Thursday. It's unclear yet if Naylor had a positive test, but it seems likely given how many other members of the team have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Stays on the IL can last from as little as a day to well more than a week, so managers rostering Naylor will need to be patient.

Dan Harris5 days ago
Josh Naylor homers Tuesday

Cleveland Guardians first baseman Josh Naylor went 2-for-4 with a solo homer in a 4-1 loss to the White Sox on Tuesday.

Fantasy Impact

Naylor stayed red hot at the plate after swatting two homers and driving in eight runs on Monday. He provided Cleveland’s only offense on Tuesday with his solo homer off of Lucas Giolito in the seventh inning. Naylor is hitting .347 with five homers and 22 RBI so far in 2022.

Matthew Terelle1 week ago
Josh Naylor homers twice in huge night Monday

Cleveland Guardians first baseman Josh Naylor had a huge night in a 12-9 win over the White Sox in 11 innings on Monday. Naylor went 3-for-5 with two homers, a walk, and eight RBI in the comeback win.

Fantasy Impact

Naylor not only had a huge night, but he also played the hero on two occasions. His ninth-inning grand slam tied the game at 8-8 sent the game into extra innings. He wasn't done there, however, as he swatted a three-run homer in the top of the 11th to give Cleveland a 12-9 lead and the eventual win. Naylor is on a tear at the plate, hitting .338 with four homers, nine runs, and 21 RBI over 68 at-bats. He needs to be picked up across all fantasy formats going forward.

Matthew Terelle1 week ago
Josh Naylor hits go-ahead HR Friday

Cleveland Guardians outfielder Josh Naylor went 2-for-5 with a two-run homer in a 9-8 win over Oakland on Friday.

Fantasy Impact

Naylor came up to the plate in the seventh inning with Cleveland losing 8-7 and ripped a two-run homer that ended up as the game-winner. Naylor has bounced back nicely from a broken leg in 2021, hitting .317 with two homers, five runs, and seven RBI across 41 at-bats.

Matthew Terelle3 weeks ago
Josh Naylor homers Saturday

Cleveland Guardians first baseman Josh Naylor went 2-for-3 with a homer, two runs, and two RBI in a 5-4 loss to the Yankees on Saturday.

Fantasy Impact

Naylor hit a two-run homer off of Nestor Cortes Jr. in the fifth inning to give Cleveland a two-run lead. The 24-year-old has been on fire to start the year, hitting. 476 with a homer, four runs, and five RBI over 21 at-bats. He's worth a look in deeper fantasy leagues while he's swinging the bat so well.

Matthew Terelle4 weeks ago
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