1B,LF - KC
Nick Pratto went 2-for-4 with a home run, a walk, and two runs scored in Kansas City’s 12-2 win over the Tigers on Saturday.
Pratto homered for the third time in his past five games and is 7-for-21 (.333) during that span. Pratto is slashing .206/.289/.450 with seven home runs, 19 RBI, and 17 runs scored in 131 at-bats this season. Pratto remains hit or miss for fantasy purposes, making him better utilized in DFS formats.
Nick Pratto went 4-for-5 with a double, two home runs, three RBI, and three runs scored in Kansas City’s 9-7 win against the White Sox on Tuesday.
Pratto set career highs in hits (4) and runs scored (3) while tying a career-high in RBI (3) on Tuesday. He also had his first career multi-home run game. Pratto collected three RBI for the second straight game and has 10 RBI in his last four games. Pratto is slashing .209/.295/.461 with six home runs, 18 RBI, 15 runs scored, and 14 walks in 129 plate appearances this season.
Nick Pratto went 2-for-4 with a home run and two RBI in Kansas City’s 13-5 loss to the Padres on Friday.
Pratto doubled and homered against the Padres in Kansas City’s loss on Friday. The homer was Pratto’s first since the first game of a doubleheader on August 9 and the two RBI were his first since the second game of that same doubleheader. Since August 9, Pratto is 4-for-32 (.125) with a double, a home run, two RBI, three walks, and four runs scored. Pratto is slashing .176/.271/.373 with four home runs, 10 RBI, and 10 runs scored in 102 at-bats this season.
Nick Pratto is not in the starting lineup for Friday’s game against the Rays.
Pratto will get the night off against lefty Shane McClanahan as he has sat against most left-handers since being called up. Vinnie Pasquantino will move from DH to start at first base and bat fourth for the Royals with fellow rookie Brent Rooker starting at DH.
Nick Pratto is not in the Royals’ starting lineup for their series finale in Minnesota on Wednesday afternoon.
Pratto is getting the day off for rest, possibly to clear his head after two more strikeouts in three at-bats Tuesday night. Pratto has been in a slump since hitting a walk-off homer on August 9, going just 2-for-22 (.091) in seven games since then. Vinnie Pasquantino will move from DH to first base for Pratto and bath 4th on Wednesday.