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Today's Optimizers and Datasheets

(Note: Needs Excel Version 2010 or later)

Daily Round-Up

Below we will provide you with a couple key pieces of information from each game. The starting pitchers, their stats, the total projected runs, and Vegas lines. In general, it makes sense to target teams facing weaker pitchers and in games that are expected to be higher scoring!

PHI vs. WAS

Starting Pitchers

PHI: Zack Wheeler (3-2), 2.83 ERA, 49 SO, 6.74 IP

WAS: Jon Lester (0-1), 2.70 ERA, 6 SO, 5 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: PHI (-1.5)

OAK vs. BOS

Starting Pitchers

OAK: James Kaprielian (0-0), n/a ERA, 0 SO, 3.5 IP

BOS: Eduardo Rodriguez (5-0), 3.82 ERA, 33 SO, 5.5 IP

Projections

Total: 9.5

Line: BOS (-1.5)

KC vs. DET

Starting Pitchers

KC: Danny Duffy (4-2), 1.26 ERA, 40 SO, 5.86 IP

DET: Casey Mize (1-3), 4.41 ERA, 23 SO, 5.36 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: KC (-1.5)

NYY vs. TB

Starting Pitchers

NYY: Gerrit Cole (4-1), 1.61 ERA, 66 SO, 6.31 IP

TB: Collin McHugh (0-1), 7.36 ERA, 10 SO, 2.42 IP

Projections

Total: 7.5

Line: NYY (-1.5)

TOR vs. ATL

Starting Pitchers

TOR: Hyun Jin Ryu (2-2), 3.31 ERA, 32 SO, 5.36 IP

ATL: Max Fried (1-1), 8.44 ERA, 20 SO, 4 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: TOR (-1.5)

STL vs. MIL

Starting Pitchers

STL: John Gant (2-3), 2.15 ERA, 25 SO, 4.85 IP

MIL: Brandon Woodruff (2-1), 1.73 ERA, 51 SO, 5.89 IP

Projections

Total: 7

Line: MIL (-1.5)

LAA vs. HOU

Starting Pitchers

LAA: Andrew Heaney (1-2), 4.11 ERA, 44 SO, 5.03 IP

HOU: Jose Urquidy (3-2), 3.51 ERA, 29 SO, 5.85 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: HOU (-1.5)

MIN vs. CHI WS

Starting Pitchers

MIN: J.A Happ (2-0), 1.91 ERA, 16 SO, 5.62 IP

CHI: Dallas Keuchel (1-1), 3.79 ERA, 17 SO, 5.42 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: CHI (-1.5)

MIA vs. ARI

Starting Pitchers

MIA: TBD

ARI: Zac Gallen (1-1), 3.04 ERA, 32 SO, 5.24 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: ARI (-1.5)

SEA vs. LAD

Starting Pitchers

SEA: Justin Dunn (1-0), 3.51 ERA, 22 SO, 5.04 IP

LAD: Julio Urias (4-1), 3.59 ERA, 46 SO, 6.03 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: LAD (-1.5)

MLB DFS Strategy

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