AC+ MLB 5/22


Announcements 

1) Welcome to our AC+ MLB newsletter, we're really excited for you all to try our MLB DFS optimizers and take a look at our projections/datasheets.

Never played MLB DFS before? Check out this Intro to MLB DFS article. 

2) Check out our referral program here.

3) Read more about our partnership with Monkey Knife Fight here.

4) If you're looking for an DFS Discord server, we have our very own channel in a group with over 1,000 active DFS members! Join here: DFS Coach/Analytic City Discord!

Today's Optimizers and Datasheets

 5/22 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!

BAL vs. WAS

Starting Pitchers

BAL: Bruce Zimmerman (2-3), 4.79 ERA, 28 SO, 5.02 IP

WAS: Jon Lester (0-2), 3.80 ERA, 14 SO, 5.275 IP

Projections

Total: 8

Line: WAS (-1.5)

HOU vs. TX

Starting Pitchers

HOU: Lance McCullers (3-1), 2.70 ERA, 52 SO, 5 IP

TX: Jordan Lyles (2-3), 5.93 ERA, 42 SO, 4.88 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: HOU (-1.5)

DET vs. KC

Starting Pitchers

DET: Matthew Boyd (2-4), 2.45 ERA, 37 SO, 5.9 IP 

KC: Brady Singer (1-3), 3.96 ERA, 40 SO, 4.775 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: KC (-1.5)

MIN vs. CLE

Starting Pitchers

MIN: Kenta Maeda (2-2), 5.26 ERA, 33 SO, 4.65 IP

CLE: Shane Bieber (4-3), 3.17 ERA, 92 SO, 6.577 IP

Projections

Total: 7

Line: CLE (-1.5)

PIT vs. ATL

Starting Pitchers

PIT: Mitch Keller (2-5), 7.16 ERA, 34 SO, 4.025 IP

ATL: Bryse Wilson (1-2), 5.50 ERA, 11 SO, 4.5 IP

Projections

Total: 9.5

Line: ATL (-1.5)

NYM vs. MIA

Starting Pitchers

NYM: TBD

MIA: Pablo Lopez (1-3), 3.12 ERA, 46 SO, 5.44 IP

Projections

Total: 7.5

Line: MIA (-1.5)

MIL vs CIN

Starting Pitchers

MIL: Brett Anderson (2-3), 4.50 ERA, 14 SO, 4 IP

Sonny Gray (0-3), 3.86 ERA, 39 SO, 5.01 IP

Projections

Total: 8.5

Line: CIN (-1.5)

MLB DFS Strategy

Check out our first ever MLB DFS strategy article below!