Home Run Hitters: Today’s Best MLB Picks and Matchups Breakdown
Step Up to the Plate: Your Daily DFS Breakdown
Hey there, sports fanatics! We've got a jam-packed day with 15 games on the slate. The action kicks off at 5:40 PM EST with the Giants facing off against the Reds at the Great American Ball Park. Let's dive into the madness!
🔥 Batter Up: Today's DFS Hotshots
Over the past two weeks, these players have been hitting it out of the park:
- Mookie Betts - 16 hits, 41 at bats, avg 0.390, 5 HRs, 9 RBIs. He's up against Tyler Wells today, who's got a 3.21 ERA.
- Bobby Witt Jr. - 13 hits, 42 at bats, avg 0.310, 4 HRs, 9 RBIs. He's facing Tarik Skubal, who's got a perfect 0.0 ERA.
- Christian Yelich - 14 hits, 38 at bats, avg 0.368, 3 HRs, 9 RBIs. He's up against Aaron Nola, who's got a 4.23 ERA.
- Freddie Freeman - 14 hits, 41 at bats, avg 0.341, 3 HRs, 9 RBIs. He's also facing Tyler Wells today.
- Adolis Garcia - 12 hits, 40 at bats, avg 0.300, 4 HRs, 11 RBIs.
And let's not forget Justin Turner from BOS, who's been on a 12-game hit streak! 🔥
Pitch Perfect: Today's Top DFS Pitchers
Here are the top 3 pitchers to watch out for today:
- Aaron Nola from PHI - ERA: 4.57, KO: 105.0, Games: 17.0, Batters Faced: 429.0, HR Allowed: 17.0
- Nathan Eovaldi from TEX - ERA: 2.85, KO: 100.0, Games: 17.0, Batters Faced: 428.0, HR Allowed: 6.0
- Hunter Brown from HOU - ERA: 4.50, KO: 111.0, Games: 17.0, Batters Faced: 395.0, HR Allowed: 9.0
Game On: Today's DFS Showdowns You Can't Miss
Here are the matchups that have our attention:
🔥 Giants (-135) vs Reds (+113) O/U 10.5
The Giants are taking on the Reds at 5:40 PM. The Giants' pitcher, Anthony DeSclafani, has a 4.44 ERA and has faced 386 batters. On the other side, the Reds' pitcher, Luke Weaver, has a whopping 7.00 ERA and has faced 335 batters. With Weaver's high ERA, we're expecting the Giants to score big today.
❄️ Brewers (+165) vs Phillies (-200) O/U 9.0
The Brewers are up against the Phillies at 6:40 PM. Brewers' pitcher, Julio Teheran, has a 3.64 ERA and has faced 185 batters. The Phillies' pitcher, Aaron Nola, has a 4.23 ERA and has faced 429 batters. With both pitchers having decent ERAs, we're expecting a low-scoring game.
🔥 Dodgers (+100) vs Orioles (-121) O/U 9.5
The Dodgers are facing the Orioles at 7:05 PM. Dodgers' pitcher, Michael Grove, has a high 6.86 ERA and has faced 186 batters. The Orioles' pitcher, Tyler Wells, has a 3.21 ERA and has faced 381 batters. With Grove's high ERA, we're expecting the Orioles to rack up the runs today.
Pick of the Day
Our favorite pick of the day? We're liking the Dodgers at +100. Despite Grove's high ERA, the Dodgers have one of the best bats in the league and are one of the highest run-scoring teams. We're expecting them to pull through with a win today. 🍀
🏁 Home Run Prop Favorites
🥇Shohei Ohtani LAA +400Shohei Ohtani is our gold pick, boasting a 9.5% home run rate this season, the highest among the players listed. He's facing Domingo German who has an ERA of 4.52 and gives up a homer to 4.2% of batters faced. The wind at Angel Stadium is blowing at 155.0 degrees, which could aid Ohtani's power hitting.
🥈Matt Olson ATL +440Matt Olson is our silver pick with an 8.3% home run rate. He's up against Zach Davies who has a high ERA of 6.52 and gives up a homer to 2.3% of batters faced. The wind at Truist Park is blowing at 152.5 degrees, which could help Olson's chances of hitting a homer.
🥉Pete Alonso NYM +500Pete Alonso is our bronze pick with an 8.4% home run rate. He's facing Lucas Giolito who has an ERA of 3.50 and gives up a homer to 3.7% of batters faced. Despite the heavy rain and mist at Citi Field, Alonso's recent performance and Giolito's ERA make him a solid pick.
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