1B - ATL
Matt Olson continued his impressive power display on Thursday, launching a home run and driving in two runs as the Atlanta Braves defeated the Chicago Cubs 5-3.
Despite recording just one hit in four at-bats, Olson's ability to drive in runs and provide a consistent source of power has been a major asset for fantasy owners this season. With 54 home runs and 136 RBI on the year, Olson has firmly established himself as one of the premier power hitters in the league. While his batting average may not be elite at .281, his ability to produce in key situations makes him a valuable asset in fantasy lineups. Owners should continue to rely on Olson's power production down the stretch.
With 53 home runs on the season, Olson has firmly established himself as one of the premier power hitters in fantasy baseball, providing a significant boost in the home run and RBI categories.
While his strikeout rate remains a concern, his overall production and ability to drive in runs make him a valuable asset moving forward.
Olson's season-long power surge continued, as he now has an impressive 50 home runs and 127 RBI through 144 games played, becoming just the fifth player since 2010 to reach the 50-homer plateau.
With a solid .279 batting average and a strong 0.418 wOBA, Olson remains a valuable fantasy asset and a reliable source of power production for fantasy managers. Despite the loss, Olson's performance in this game further solidifies his status as a top-tier first baseman in fantasy baseball.
Matt Olson had a productive game on Sunday, delivering two hits and driving in three runs to help lead the Braves to a 5-2 victory over the Pirates.
Olson's performance added to his impressive season totals, which now stand at 118 RBI, 147 hits, and 48 home runs in 141 games played. With a solid batting average of .275 and a strong walk rate of 0.142, Olson has proven to be a valuable asset for fantasy baseball managers this season. His ability to consistently drive in runs makes him a reliable option moving forward.
With 47 home runs on the season, Olson has firmly established himself as a premier power hitter in fantasy baseball, providing a significant boost in the home run and RBI categories.
His solid batting average of .272 and impressive walk rate of 0.143 further solidify his value, making him an integral part of fantasy lineups moving forward.