The shortened first week of the MLB regular season may have thrown fantasy owners a curve in their first round of waiver claims, but it won’t be long until the games finally start to count. 

Teams are making their final roster cuts and setting their pitching rotations for opening day and beyond. And fantasy owners need to get their lineups in shape as well.

Who are some of this year’s spring surprises who could become worthwhile contributors in 2018? And how can fantasy owners react to the rash of recent injuries?

Steve Gardner is back for another season of questions and answers. Every Monday, he’ll be here to offer up fantasy advice and help you set your optimal lineup.

Click on the CoverItLive box below to submit a question and check back Monday at 11 a.m. ET to join this week’s discussion.

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