Quick starts can often provide fantasy baseball owners with false promise and unfilled dreams. In other cases, they hint at a pending breakout or a short-term solution.
Chris Davis could become the second incarnation of Chris Shelton, but he’s well worth starting in the mean time before he eventually cools off.
Although guys like Davis and Mike Morse should be accounted for in all leagues anyway, these players are still available in a chunk of leagues despite promising starts.
Some are stop-gap options to use sparingly during a hot streak, but others could clear a permanent roster spot.
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