Austin Slater starting for San Francisco on Thursday afternoon

San Francisco Giants infielder/outfielder Austin Slater is starting on Thursday afternoon against left-hander Kyle Freeland and the Colorado Rockies.

What It Means:

Slater will replace Steven Duggar in left field and Mike Yastrzemski at the top of the order against the Rockies' southpaw. He's gone 5-for-17 this season and is a .290 career hitter versus lefties.

numberFire's models expect Slater to score 12.4 FanDuel points on Thursday. He costs $3,000.