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FanDuel MLB Lineup Advice: Saturday (4/15)
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by Jared Kwart | @fcjaredk | Featured Writer
Apr 15, 2017

Pujols is one of several Angels worth targeting tonight

Hey, everyone. Jared from Fantasy Cruncher here. I’ll be writing the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday FanDuel MLB Lineup Advice articles every week for FantasyPros this year. Really excited to share my thoughts and recommended plays with you throughout the season!

This evening, we have a small 5 game main slate, as the action is fairly divided thanks to what we typically see over the weekend. It’s an interesting slate to navigate compared to the earlier action in the day (with plenty of studs taking the hill), so let’s dive in and have a look at how it all shakes out. Keep in mind that lineup lock is just after 7 pm EST.

For reference throughout the season, be sure to bookmark our overview of MLB Park Factors and how to Use Weather to Your Advantage in MLB DFS. Also, check out our GPP and Cash Games Primers to learn more about different daily fantasy game types specific to MLB.

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Weather

The one weather situation to monitor appears to be in Kansas City, where there is a medium chance at rain. I do like the Angels bats a lot tonight, so we’ll need to make sure to keep a close eye as we approach roster lock. The lineup I am sharing today assumes all games will be a full go.

 

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1Christian McCaffrey (CAR)RB
2Saquon Barkley (NYG)RB
3Dalvin Cook (MIN)RB
4Ezekiel Elliott (DAL)RB
5Aaron Jones (GB)RB
6Marlon Mack (IND)RB
7Nick Chubb (CLE)RB
8Derrick Henry (TEN)RB
9Alvin Kamara (NO)RB
10Josh Jacobs (OAK)RB
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11Michael Thomas (NO)WR
12Tyreek Hill (KC)WR
13Chris Godwin (TB)WR
14Mark Ingram (BAL)RB
15Chris Carson (SEA)RB
16Mike Evans (TB)WR
17David Montgomery (CHI)RB
18Melvin Gordon (LAC)RB
19Le'Veon Bell (NYJ)RB
20Cooper Kupp (LAR)WR
21Tevin Coleman (SF)RB
22Julio Jones (ATL)WR
23Todd Gurley (LAR)RB
24Davante Adams (GB)WR
25Devin Singletary (BUF)RB
26Amari Cooper (DAL)WR
27Tyler Lockett (SEA)WR
28Jaylen Samuels (PIT)RB
29Keenan Allen (LAC)WR
30Stefon Diggs (MIN)WR
1Ronald Acuna Jr. (ATL)LF,CF
2Nolan Arenado (COL)3B
3Mookie Betts (BOS)CF,RF
4J.D. Martinez (BOS)LF,RF
5Trevor Story (COL)SS
6Justin Verlander (HOU)SP
7Cody Bellinger (LAD)1B,CF
8Trea Turner (WSH)SS
9Alex Bregman (HOU)3B,SS
10Jacob deGrom (NYM)SP
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11Max Scherzer (WSH)SP
12Francisco Lindor (CLE)SS
13Gerrit Cole (FA)SP
14Freddie Freeman (ATL)1B
15Javier Baez (CHC)2B,3B
16Charlie Blackmon (COL)CF
17Aaron Judge (NYY)RF,DH
18Juan Soto (WSH)LF
19Anthony Rendon (FA)3B
20Bryce Harper (PHI)CF,RF
21Jose Altuve (HOU)2B
22Xander Bogaerts (BOS)SS
23Starling Marte (PIT)CF
24Walker Buehler (LAD)SP
25Manny Machado (SD)3B,SS
26Anthony Rizzo (CHC)1B
27Kris Bryant (CHC)3B,RF
28Whit Merrifield (KC)1B,2B
29George Springer (HOU)CF,RF
30Paul Goldschmidt (STL)1B
1Anthony Davis (LAL)PF,C
2James Harden (HOU)PG,SG
3Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL)SF,PF
4Karl-Anthony Towns (MIN)C
5Kevin Durant (BKN)SF,PF
6LeBron James (LAL)SF,PF
7Stephen Curry (GSW)PG,SG
8Russell Westbrook (HOU)PG
9Damian Lillard (POR)PG
10Nikola Jokic (DEN)PF,C
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11Kawhi Leonard (LAC)SG,SF
12Victor Oladipo (IND)PG,SG
13Joel Embiid (PHI)PF,C
14Paul George (LAC)SF,PF
15Ben Simmons (PHI)PG,SF
16Chris Paul (OKC)PG
17Kyrie Irving (BKN)PG,SG
18Kemba Walker (BOS)PG
19Jimmy Butler (MIA)SG,SF
20Donovan Mitchell (UTH)PG,SG
21Andre Drummond (DET)PF,C
22John Wall (WAS)PG
23Rudy Gobert (UTH)C
24Jrue Holiday (NOR)PG,SG
25Kyle Lowry (TOR)PG
26Bradley Beal (WAS)SG
27Kevin Love (CLE)PF,C
28Khris Middleton (MIL)SG,SF
29Devin Booker (PHO)PG,SG
30Draymond Green (GSW)PF,C
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