DraftKings MLB Lineup Advice: Wednesday (7/11)
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by Brad Richter | @rotopilot | Featured Writer
Jul 11, 2018

Carlos Gonzalez is one of the cheaper options to get exposure to Coors Field

It is going to be difficult to fit in one of the high-priced aces and hitters at Coors Field on Wednesday’s 11-game MLB DFS slate. There are limited cheap pitching options to pair with an ace to free up enough salary to fit in the big bats desired, so instead, you may need to search for value hitters batting lower in the order to get Coors Field exposure. Watch those lineups closely to see if there is any value that opens up because every penny counts on this slate.

As always, be sure to pay close attention to the lineups when they are released and monitor the weather leading up to game time. 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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Pitchers

Chris Sale (BOS): $13,000 vs. TEX
It will be hard to not click on Chris Sale with how dominant he has been over his last six starts with a 1.10 ERA and 42.9% strikeout rate. He is a monstrous home favorite against a Rangers offense that is middle of the pack in most offensive categories against lefties over the last 30 days. Meanwhile, Sale has absolutely dominated Rangers hitters over his career allowing a minuscule .211 wOBA with a big 36.7% strikeout rate in 128 plate appearances. With 30 DraftKings points serving as Sale’s floor over his last six starts, I’d recommend clicking on his name to start building your lineup and figure the rest out from there.

 

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