Martin Maldonado

FPPG: 7.6  |  FanDuel Salary: $2,800
FPPG: 7.6  |  FanDuel Salary: $2,800
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Martin Maldonado behind Astros' plate Monday

Houston Astros catcher Martin Maldonado is in the starting lineup for Monday's series opener against left-hander Marco Gonzales and the Seattle Mariners.

What It Means:

Maldonado will replace Dustin Garneau at catcher and hit ninith. He's gone hitless with 5 strikeouts and 2 walks in his last 11 at-bats.

numberFire's models expect Maldonado to score 8.3 FanDuel points on Monday with a salary of $2,600. Per our MLB Heat Map, the Astros currently have an implied total of 4.2 runs.