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DraftKings MLB Value Plays: Monday (7/1)
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Jul 1, 2019

Kris Bryant is one of the best outfield options tonight

We’re looking at a smaller slate tonight with just five games on the featured slate on DraftKings. With fewer options, we’ll be looking at one player per position with the exception of the outfield. Let’s dive in.

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Pitcher

Jeff Samardzija (SF): $7,200 @ SD
With the limited options tonight, finding a value play at pitcher is tough. Samardzija has not been overly impressive this season with a 4.52 ERA, a 1.29 WHIP, and a 4-7 record. From a DraftKings perspective, he is averaging 12.3 FPPG and has hit double-digits in his last two starts. That combined with facing off against the Padres who are 19th in runs scored and 20th in batting average gives Samardzija value play potential tonight.

Catcher

Chance Sisco (BAL): $4,000 @ TB
Sisco is 4-for-12 over his last three games with two home runs, seven RBI, and five runs scored. Catcher remains a tough value play on a tough night, but Sisco offers a chance at a big night with his 1.033 OPS in 45 plate appearances this season.

First Base

Yandy Diaz (TB): $4,300 vs, BAL
Diaz is slashing .284/.354/.500 with 11 home runs and 32 RBI. Over the last seven games, Diaz has averaged .355 and has been held hitless just twice. This season he is averaging 8.7 FFPG and his hit double digits in five of his last seven games.

 

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