- Height / Weight
- 6' 3" / 235 lbs.
- Date of Birth (Age)
- 5/26/1990 (29)
San Francisco Giants outfielder Alex Dickerson (oblique) is back in the starting lineup for Wednesday's game against the Boston Red Sox. Dickerson has been out of the lineup since September 3 due to an oblique injury. He was able to come off the bench and bat earlier in the week. He'll bat cleanup and play left field versus righty Jhoulys Chacin. DFS players will likely be able to find better options than Dickerson on Wednesday.
San Francisco Giants outfielder Alex Dickerson (oblique) is being sent back to San Francisco to receive a cortisone shot in his right oblique, per NBC Sports' Alex Pavlovic. Dickerson has not played in the last four games. The 29-year-old has been quite useful for the Giants this season and for fantasy players, posting a .289/.349/.526 slash line with six home runs and 26 RBI in 166 plate appearances. At this point in the fantasy season, however, Dickerson can be dropped given his injury issues.
San Francisco Giants outfielder Alex Dickerson returned Wednesday from the IL after recovering from a right oblique strain, going 0-for-1 with an RBI in a pinch-hit at-bat. He is expected to start Friday's game against the Diamondbacks, per MLB.com's Maria Guardado. Dickerson has been a huge asset to the Giants this season, posting a .343/.398/.657 slash line with six home runs and 26 RBI in 118 plate appearances. He will be welcomed back by both Giants' fans as well as fantasy owners, who should put him back in their starting lineups.