MLB DFS

Spectre’s MLB DFS Breakdown: Friday, September 22nd, 2017

And poof.   It’s Friday.  Let’s go game-by-game and break this down.

TBR @ BAL

7:05PM EST

PITCHERS

Alex Cobb: You either believe in the Baltimore bats or you believe in Cobb here.  I think he’s usable.
Ubaldo Jimenez
: I don’t think I’m gonna do that.

Do we dare go back to the Rays bats after they shafted us last night?  I think we dare.

BATTERS:
TBR:
Kevin Kiermaier (Elite), Lucas Duda (Elite), Logan Morrison (Elite), Steven Souza Jr., Corey Dickerson, Evan Longoria
BAL:
Manny Machado, Jonathan Schoop, Tim Beckham, Adam Jones, Chris Davis, Trey Mancini

 

STL @ PIT

7:05PM EST

PITCHERS

Michael Wacha: I’m not going here tonight.
Ivan Nova: He’s been better recently and striking guys out more frequently, so I think you could go there tonight.  He won’t be highly-owned.

BATTERS:
STL:
Matt Carpenter (Elite), Dexter Fowler (Elite), Tommy Pham, Kolten Wong
PIT: I’m not going here.  You could take a shot on Josh Bell.

 

NYY @ TOR

7:07PM EST

PITCHERS:
Masahiro Tanaka: Loving Tanaka tonight in tournaments.
Marco Estrada: No.

BATTERS:
NYY:
Gary Sanchez (Elite), Aaron Judge (Elite), Chase Headley, Greg Bird, Didi Gregorius
TOR:
Not going here. Tanaka has a history of wrecking the Blue Jays.

 

MIN @ DET

7:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Kyle Gibson: Neither of these guys.
Daniel Norris: Still neither of these guys.

BATTERS:
MIN:
Brian Dozier (Elite), Jorge Polanco, Byron Buxton, Robbie Grossman, Eduardo Escobar, Chris Gimenez
DET: 
Nick Castellanos (Elite), Miguel Cabrera, (Elite), Alex Presley, Jeimer Candelario, Ian Kinsler, James McCann, Mikie Mahtook

 

WAS @ NYM

7:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Edwin Jackson: Nope.
Robert Gsellman: Nope nope.

BATTERS:
WAS:
Daniel Murphy (Elite), Trea Turner (Elite), Ryan Zimmerman, Adam Lind, Anthony Rendon
NYM: Jose Reyes (Elite), Dominic Smith (Elite), Travis d’Arnaud, Brandon Nimmo, Norichika Aoki

 

BOS @ CIN

7:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Rick Porcello: Not going here.
Salvatore Romano: You could make a case in GPPs on multi-pitcher sites, but I won’t be doing it.

BATTERS:
BOS:
Mookie Betts (Elite), Mitch Moreland (Elite), Andrew Benintendi, Jackie Bradley Jr.
CIN:
Joey Votto (Elite), Jesse Winker (Elite), Zack Cozart, Eugenio Suarez, Scooter Gennett, Scott Schebler

 

PHI @ ATL

7:35PM EST

PITCHERS:
Ben Lively: No.
Sean Newcomb: I’m not going to, but you could probably make a case in large-field GPPs.

BATTERS:
PHI:
Rhys Hoskins, Aaron Altherr
ATL:
Freddie Freeman (Elite), Ender Inciarte, Nick Markakis, Lane Adams

 

CHC @ MIL

7:35PM EST

PITCHERS:
John Lackey
: Not Lackeying tonight.
Brandon Woodruff: Nope.

BATTERS:
CHC:
Kris Bryant, Anthony Rizzo, Willson Contreras, Ian Happ, Kyle Schwarber
MIL:
Neil Walker (Elite), Eric Thames (Elite), Eric Sogard, Travis Shaw, Ryan Braun, Domingo Santana

 

KCR @ CHW

8:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Jason Hammel
: No thank you.
Reynaldo Lopez: And no thank you.

BATTERS:
KCR:
Mike Moustakas (Elite), Salvador Perez (Elite), Whit Merrifield, Lorenzo Cain, Eric Hosmer
CHW:
Jose Abreu (Elite), Yoan Moncada, Nicky Delmonico, Avisail Garcia

 

LAA @ HOU

8:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Garrett Richards
: You could take a long-shot on Richards in GPPs, but he’s got a super tough matchup here, obviously.
Justin Verlander: Elite play in all formats.

BATTERS:
LAA:
Mike Trout
HOU:
George Springer, Jose Altuve, Carlos Correa

 

MIA @ ARI

9:40PM EST

PITCHERS:
Adam Conley
: Noooo.
Zack Greinke: I’m having trouble deciding if I like Greinke or Verlander better tonight.  Either way, Greinke is an elite play in cash and GPPs.

BATTERS:
MIA:
You can take a shot on Giancarlo Stanton, Justin Bour, Marcell Ozuna if you think Greinke gets blown up.
ARI: 
A.J. Pollock (Elite), Paul Goldschmidt (Elite), J.D. Martinez (Elite), Chris Iannetta (Elite), Ketel Marte

 

TEX @ OAK

10:05PM EST

PITCHERS:
Nick Martinez
: No reason to go here.
Kendall Graveman: Or here.

BATTERS:
TEX:
Adrian Beltre, Joey Gallo, Carlos Gomez
OAK:
Matt Olson (Elite), Khris Davis (Elite), Marcus Semien, Matt Joyce, Jed Lowrie

 

SFG @ LAD

10:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Jeff Samardzija
: You could use Samardzija on DK.
Rich Hill: He’s only throwing 6 innings, but you can still use him in all formats if you think he dominates those 6 innings and gets the quality start.

BATTERS:
SFG:
Not going here.
LAD:
Chris Taylor, Yasiel Puig, Cody Bellinger

 

COL @ SDP

10:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Jon Gray
: Love Jon Gray in this spot in all formats.
Jordan Lyles: I do not love Jordan Lyles in any formats.

BATTERS:
COL:
Charlie Blackmon (Elite), Nolan Arenado, Gerardo Parra, Carlos Gonzalez
SDP:
Not going here.

 

CLE @ SEA

10:10PM EST

PITCHERS:
Trevor Bauer
: Vegas is telling me no.
Erasmo Ramirez: No.

All of these batters are viable, but this game is kind of a stay-away for me.

BATTERS:
CLE:
Francisco Lindor, Jay Bruce, Carlos Santana, Jose Ramirez
SEA:
Robinson Cano, Kyle Seager, Nelson Cruz, Yonder Alonso

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