MLB DFS Top Pitchers for Monday 4/24/23
The MLB slate for today boasts an exciting lineup of games, with some impressive pitching matchups on the docket. Lance Lynn of the Chicago White Sox takes on Chris Bassitt and the Toronto Blue Jays in what promises to be a tight game with a run total of 8.5. Meanwhile, the Miami Marlins’ Edward Cabrera faces off against the Atlanta Braves’ Spencer Strider, with Strider favored at -270.
Over in Minnesota, Jhony Brito of the New York Yankees will take on Sonny Gray and the Twins in a game with a run total of 7.5. Matt Boyd and the Detroit Tigers travel to Milwaukee to face Colin Rea and the Brewers in a game with a run total of 8.5.
In the late games, Ken Waldichuk of the Oakland Athletics takes on Jose Suarez and the Los Angeles Angels in a game with a run total of 10. And in Arizona, Brad Keller and the Kansas City Royals will face off against Tommy Henry and the Diamondbacks in a game with a run total of 9.5.
With a mix of seasoned veterans and up-and-coming talents, today’s slate promises to be an exciting showcase of some of the best pitching in the league.
Spencer Strider, ATL – DK Salary: $10,900
Spencer Strider of the Atlanta Braves is a heavy favorite in his matchup against the Miami Marlins, with a -270 line. Strider has been dominant this season, with a 2.49 SIERA and a 2.64 ERA. He boasts an impressive strikeout rate of 39% and a low walk rate of 9%. Strider is a bit pricey at a DK salary of $10,900, but his strong DK projection and matchup data make him a top option on today’s slate.
Chris Bassitt, TOR – DK Salary: $8,000
Chris Bassitt of the Toronto Blue Jays is favored in his matchup against the Chicago White Sox, with a -172 line. Bassitt has a slightly higher SIERA than Lynn at 3.89, but a lower ERA of 3.63. He has a solid strikeout rate of 22% and a low walk rate of 7%. At a DK salary of $8,000 and a favorable DK projection, Bassitt is another great option for your lineup.
Sonny Gray, MIN – DK Salary: $9,300
Sonny Gray of the Minnesota Twins faces a tough matchup against the New York Yankees, but his 3.77 SIERA and 2.73 ERA make him an intriguing option. Gray has a solid strikeout rate of 25% and a low walk rate of 8%. He faces a Yankees lineup that has struck out more often against pitchers similar to Gray in the past, giving him potential for a strong outing. At a DK salary of $9,300, Gray is a bit pricey but has potential to pay off in your lineup.
Edward Cabrera, MIA – DK Salary: $7,800
Edward Cabrera of the Miami Marlins is a bit of a wild card in his matchup against the Atlanta Braves, but his DK salary of $7,800 and a projected DK rating of 77.37 make him an intriguing option. Cabrera has a 4.44 SIERA and a 3.22 ERA, with a strikeout rate of 25% and a walk rate of 13%. He faces a Braves lineup that has struggled against hard-throwing right-handed pitchers like Cabrera in the past, giving him potential for a strong outing.
With so many options available, choosing the right pitcher for your DFS lineup can be a daunting task. But armed with the information we’ve provided, you can confidently make your picks and increase your chances of success. Remember to consider factors like recent performance, opponent matchup, and projected statistics, and most importantly, trust your instincts. With the right strategy, you can outsmart the competition and come out on top. Good luck!
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