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Weekly Hitter Rankings: At Home in the ATL

Todd Zola

Todd has been writing about fantasy baseball since 1997. He won NL Tout Wars and Mixed LABR in 2016 as well as a multi-time league winner in the National Fantasy Baseball Championship. Todd is now setting his sights even higher: The Rotowire Staff League. Lord Zola, as he's known in the industry, won the 2013 FSWA Fantasy Baseball Article of the Year award and was named the 2017 FSWA Fantasy Baseball Writer of the Year.

Especially since the season started earlier, with no deference given to location for early series, adding a ranking for weather could be a valuable addition. I can't promise I'll have it ready for next week, but it's on the to-do list. Until it warms up, expect depressed offense in cold-weather cities.

Weather shouldn't be an issue in San Juan, Puerto Rico, when the Twins and Indians square off for a two-game set in Hiram Bithorn Stadium. The venue is considered good for hitters, though both clubs will send good pitchers to the hill.

The Atlanta Braves lead the pack this week with seven home games. It remains to be seen if top prospect Ronald Acuna will make his debut during the homestand.

The Milwaukee Brewers also have a full week of home affairs. Look for the Crew to put up a lot of runs, especially if Christian Yelich returns.

The Tigers are the third team with seven home games. The Indians and Twins each have five as they'll be doing pr

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