Midweek Showdown: Unmissable Matchups to Spice Up Your DFS Selections
Step Up to the Plate: Today's DFS Deep Dive
Alright, sports fans, it's time to get down and dirty with today's DFS lineup. We've got a full slate of 15 games coming your way, with the first pitch being thrown at 12:05 PM EST between the Rockies and Nationals at Nationals Park. Let's dive right in, shall we?
Batter Up: Today's DFS Hot Shots
- 🔥 Kyle Tucker has been on fire, smashing 18 hits out of 41 at bats with a .439 average, 5 homers, and 13 RBIs. He's up against Andrew Heaney today, who's been struggling with a 4.58 ERA.
- 🔥 Freddie Freeman is another hot hitter with 17 hits out of 43 at bats, a .395 average, 4 homers, and 10 RBIs. He's facing Chris Bassitt today, who's got a 3.82 ERA.
- 🔥 Chas McCormick is making waves with 15 hits out of 38 at bats, a .395 average, 5 homers, and 15 RBIs. He's also up against Andrew Heaney today.
- 🔥 CJ Abrams is holding his own with 15 hits out of 46 at bats, a .326 average, 3 homers, and 5 RBIs. He's facing Austin Gomber today, who's got a hefty 5.83 ERA.
- 🔥 Cody Bellinger is rounding out our hot hitters with 17 hits out of 43 at bats, a .395 average, 5 homers, and 16 RBIs. He's up against Lance Lynn today, who's been struggling with a 6.18 ERA.
And let's not forget Mickey Moniak from the Angels, who's been hitting consistently with a 14-game streak. 👏
Pitch Perfect: Today's Top DFS Pitchers
- ⚾ Tyler Glasnow from the Rays is bringing a 3.65 ERA, 88 KOs, and only 8 HRs allowed in 11 games.
- ⚾ Corbin Burnes from the Brewers is sporting a 3.75 ERA, 131 KOs, and 14 HRs allowed in 21 games.
- ⚾ Spencer Strider from the Braves is holding a 4.09 ERA, 189 KOs, and 16 HRs allowed in 20 games.
Game On: Today's DFS Showdowns
Now let's take a look at some of the most interesting matchups today. We've got our eyes on the following games:
🔥 Rockies (+114) vs Nationals (-136) O/U 5.5
With both teams struggling, this could be a high-scoring game. Rockies' pitcher Austin Gomber has a 5.83 ERA, while Nationals' Jake Irvin has a 5.00 ERA. Both are among the worst starters in baseball, making this a potentially exciting matchup for DFS.
❄️ Marlins (+149) vs Rays (-181) O/U 7.5
The Rays' Tyler Glasnow has the third-highest strikeout rate in baseball, averaging 8.0 per start. This could be a low-scoring game, making the under a potentially good bet.
🔥 Mariners (+119) vs Twins (-142) O/U 8.0
The Twins' Pablo Lopez has the fifth-highest strikeout rate in baseball, averaging 7.62 per start. However, the Twins are the easiest team to strikeout in baseball, leading the league at 10. This could make for an interesting DFS showdown.
Today's Top Pick
Out of all the matchups, our favorite pick of the day is the Marlins at +149. With the Rays' Tyler Glasnow's high strikeout rate and the potential for a low-scoring game, this could be a great opportunity for a big win. 🍀
🏁 Home Run Prop Favorites
🥇Shohei Ohtani LAA +265Shohei Ohtani is a clear favorite with a homerun percentage of 9.41% and a recent performance of 4 homeruns in the last two weeks. Facing Eduardo Rodriguez, who gives up a homer to 2.3% of batters, Ohtani's odds are favorable. The weather at Comerica Park is Haze, 79 degrees, 8MPH blowing 32.5 deg from center field, which should not significantly impact the game.
🥈Pete Alonso NYM +340Pete Alonso is a strong contender with a homerun percentage of 8.33% and a recent performance of 2 homeruns in the last two weeks. He's up against Carlos Rodon who gives up a homer to a whopping 6.2% of batters, making Alonso's odds look promising. The weather at Yankee Stadium is Sunny, 48 degrees, 2MPH blowing -80.0 deg from center field, which is not ideal but Alonso's power should overcome the wind.
🥉Jose Siri TB +630Jose Siri is a dark horse with a homerun percentage of 9.26% and a recent performance of 4 homeruns in the last two weeks. He's facing Sandy Alcantara who gives up a homer to 2.6% of batters, giving Siri a good shot. The weather at Tropicana Field is Partly cloudy, 68 degrees, 7MPH blowing 145.0 deg from center field, which should not significantly impact Siri's chances.
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