AC+ MLB 5/20


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Today's Optimizers and Datasheets

 5/20 Excel Optimizer/Datasheet

(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!

MIA vs. PHI

Starting Pitchers

MIA: Sandy Alcantara (1-3), 4.06 ERA, 51 SO, 5.66 IP 

PHI: Vince Velasquez (1-0), 3.68 ERA, 37 SO, 3.63 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: PHI (-1.5)

PIT vs. ATL

Starting Pitchers

PIT: Will Crowe (0-2), 4.35 ERA, 17 SO, 4.04 IP

ATL: Drew Smyly (2-2), 5.23 ERA, 26 SO, 5.16 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: ATL (-1.5)

BOS vs. TOR

Starting Pitchers

BOS: Nick Pivetta (5-0), 3.16 ERA, 42 SO, 5.275 IP

TOR: Steven Matz (5-2), 4.29 ERA, 46 SO, 5.25 IP

Projections

Total: 10

Line: TOR (-1.5)

ARI vs. LAD

Starting Pitchers

ARI: Merrill Kelly (2-4), 5.24 ERA, 34 SO, 5.525 IP

LAD: TBD

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: LAD (-1.5)

MLB DFS Strategy

Check out our first ever MLB DFS strategy article below!