Our fantasy baseball analysts jump into each MLB division and reveal the player they’re targeting in drafts from each team. Here are Scott Pianowski, Dalton Del Don and Andy Behrens’ picks for the NL Central.
Dylan Carlson held his own in the majors at age 22, delivering 53 extra-base hits (18 HR) and batting .266. There’s some speed in his profile as well — he stole 20 bags in the minors in 2019 — so it’s easy to imagine, say, a 75-25-75-10 season ahead. That should play in any format. — Andy Behrens
The Cardinals have guessed right on so many of their imports, and now they slot Steven Matz in front of five gold glovers on defense. Yes, please. — Scott Pianowski
There was previous speculation about the team bringing in another reliever, and now the Cardinals have gone out of their way not to name a closer, so Giovanny Gallegos’ ADP is dropping. I wouldn’t exactly call him a target, but with saves becoming more of a premium in fantasy baseball, Gallegos is becoming…