MLB DFS Top Plays for April 11
Paul Goldschmidt – 1B, St. Louis Cardinals – $5,600 DK Salary
Goldschmidt is one of the best first basemen in the game and has been on fire lately, slugging .649 in his last 49 plate appearances against left-handed pitchers with a similar repertoire to Kyle Freeland. He’s facing Freeland and the Colorado Rockies today, making him a top play at first base.
Ronald Acuna – OF, Atlanta Braves – $6,300 DK Salary
Acuna is one of the most exciting players in baseball and has a great matchup today against Luis Cessa and the Cincinnati Reds. Acuna has been slugging .547 in his last 162 plate appearances against right-handers with high groundball rates like Cessa, making him a top play in the outfield.
Tyler O’Neill – OF, St. Louis Cardinals – $4,300 DK Salary
O’Neill has been red-hot lately, slugging .914 in his last 38 plate appearances against left-handed pitchers with a similar repertoire to Freeland. He’s a great value play at his price point and should provide plenty of upside against the Rockies.
Charlie Blackmon – OF, Colorado Rockies – $4,700 DK Salary
Blackmon has been hitting well lately, batting .317 in his last 41 at-bats this season. He’s a top play in the outfield and provides a good value option in a Rockies stack.
Low-Priced Value Hitters:
Cal Raleigh, SEA, 3700, C,
Hayden Wesneski: Wesneski has allowed a slugging percentage of .682 against left-handed batters with high ISOs like Raleigh over the last two years. His projected fantasy points for today’s game are 90.85 and his value is 8.03 with a grade of B.