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MLB Daily Fantasy Primer: Tuesday (4/20)

by Josh Shepardson | @BChad50 | Featured Writer
Apr 20, 2021

Corbin Burnes is a strikeout machine.

Tonight’s main daily baseball slate is unusual. DraftKings starts with the 6:30 PM ET contest, and FanDuel is starting with the 7:05 PM ET contests.

Check out today’s MLB Grand Slam contest at FanDuel >>

Tuesday’s Starting Pitcher Strategy

The slate differences are already apparent with the pitching options highlighted in the table above. Despite a challenging matchup, Corbin Burnes is my favorite pitching selection for all game types on both sites. DraftKings offers some high-upside bargain arms to pair with him.

Cash Game Recommendations:

Corbin Burnes (MIL) @ SD
Burnes is a strikeout machine. In 78 innings pitched since last year, he’s struck out 39.1% of the batters he’s faced, good for the third-highest mark among pitchers who’ve thrown at least 75 innings, per FanGraphs.


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