DraftKings MLB Lineup Advice: Saturday (4/14)
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by Joey Korman | Featured Writer
Apr 14, 2018

Stacking Trout and the Angels could pay off big tonight

Welcome to MLB DraftKings Saturday!

If you’ve played MLB DFS before, you probably already know the strategy to take down a tourney — select the top two pitching plays and stack two teams in hopes that they score a whole bunch of runs. Much easier said than done. We have a modest six-game slate tonight with Pirates starter Jameson Taillon leading the way among pitching options at a tremendous $12,000 price point — more than $2,000 more than second-highest priced pitcher, the Dodgers’ Rich Hill.

Among the hitting stacks, expect a lot of tourney exposure on Pirates sluggers who get the privilege of facing somebody named Trevor Richards who is apparently a Major League Baseball pitcher. We may also be seeing a lot of Mariners as well with that game in Oakland between the A’s and the M’s featuring the highest over/under at 8.5 and Kendall “digging his own “Graveman on the mound for Oakland who has yet to put up positive points in three starts this season. Let’s take a look at the top pitching options:

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1Alvin Kamara (NO)RB
2Todd Gurley (LAR)RB
3Michael Thomas (NO)WR
4Tyreek Hill (KC)WR
5Damien Williams (KC)RB
6Julian Edelman (NE)WR
7Robert Woods (LAR)WR
8Brandin Cooks (LAR)WR
9Sony Michel (NE)RB
10James White (NE)RB
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11C.J. Anderson (LAR)RB
12Josh Reynolds (LAR)WR
13Mark Ingram (NO)RB
14Rex Burkhead (NE)RB
15Travis Kelce (KC)TE
16Sammy Watkins (KC)WR
17Chris Conley (KC)WR
18Ted Ginn (NO)WR
19Spencer Ware (KC)RB
20Keith Kirkwood (NO)WR
21Tre'Quan Smith (NO)WR
22Phillip Dorsett (NE)WR
23Chris Hogan (NE)WR
24Cordarrelle Patterson (NE)WR
25Rob Gronkowski (NE)TE
26John Kelly (LAR)RB
27Gerald Everett (LAR)TE
28Kelvin Benjamin (KC)WR
29Darrel Williams (KC)RB
30Austin Carr (NO)WR
1Mike Trout (LAA)CF,DH
2Mookie Betts (BOS)CF,RF
3Jose Ramirez (CLE)2B,3B
4Francisco Lindor (CLE)SS
5Nolan Arenado (COL)3B
6J.D. Martinez (BOS)LF,RF
7Max Scherzer (WSH)SP
8Trea Turner (WSH)SS
9Christian Yelich (MIL)LF,CF
10Chris Sale (BOS)SP
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11Manny Machado (FA)3B,SS
12Ronald Acuna (ATL)LF,CF
13Alex Bregman (HOU)3B,SS
14Jose Altuve (HOU)2B
15Jacob deGrom (NYM)SP
16Bryce Harper (FA)CF,RF
17Aaron Judge (NYY)RF,DH
18Freddie Freeman (ATL)1B,3B
19Giancarlo Stanton (NYY)LF,RF
20Paul Goldschmidt (STL)1B
21Trevor Story (COL)SS
22Justin Verlander (HOU)SP
23Corey Kluber (CLE)SP
24Charlie Blackmon (COL)CF
25Andrew Benintendi (BOS)LF,CF
26Juan Soto (WSH)LF,RF
27Gerrit Cole (HOU)SP
28Kris Bryant (CHC)3B,RF
29Aaron Nola (PHI)SP
30Anthony Rizzo (CHC)1B,2B
1Anthony Davis (NOR)PF,C
2James Harden (HOU)PG,SG
3Giannis Antetokounmpo (MIL)SF,PF
4Karl-Anthony Towns (MIN)C
5Kevin Durant (GSW)SF,PF
6LeBron James (LAL)SF,PF
7Stephen Curry (GSW)PG,SG
8Nikola Jokic (DEN)PF,C
9Damian Lillard (POR)PG
10Russell Westbrook (OKC)PG
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11Victor Oladipo (IND)PG,SG
12Paul George (OKC)SG,SF
13Joel Embiid (PHI)PF,C
14Kawhi Leonard (TOR)SG,SF
15Chris Paul (HOU)PG
16Jimmy Butler (PHI)SG,SF
17Kemba Walker (CHA)PG
18Kyrie Irving (BOS)PG,SG
19Ben Simmons (PHI)PG,SF
20Jrue Holiday (NOR)PG,SG
21Rudy Gobert (UTH)C
22Andre Drummond (DET)PF,C
23John Wall (WAS)PG
24Kyle Lowry (TOR)PG
25Khris Middleton (MIL)SG,SF
26Donovan Mitchell (UTH)PG,SG
27Bradley Beal (WAS)SG
28Kevin Love (CLE)PF,C
29Draymond Green (GSW)PF,C
30LaMarcus Aldridge (SAS)PF,C
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