If you need a fill-in for an injury or are simply looking for a spark, Scott White has you covered with 10 sleeper hitters for the upcoming scoring period, all rostered in less than 80 percent of CBS Sports leagues. They’re not must-starts by any estimation, but they’re the best you’ll find off the waiver wire.
All information is up to date as of Sunday evening.
Sleeper hitters for Week 23 (Aug. 28-Sept. 3)
Best hitter matchups for Week 23
1. Padres @STL3, SF4
2. Tigers NYY4, @CHW3
3. Mariners OAK3, @NYM3
4. Blue Jays WAS3, @COL3
5. Pirates @KC3, @STL3
Worst hitter matchups for Week 23
1. Rays @MIA2, @CLE3
2. Twins CLE3, @TEX3
3. Guardians @MIN3, TB3
4. Nationals @TOR3, MIA4
5. Giants CIN3, @SD4