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MLB Daily Fantasy Primer: Wednesday (5/5)

by Josh Shepardson | @BChad50 | Featured Writer
May 5, 2021

Yu Darvish gets top-pitcher honors on this slate.

The late postponement of last night’s New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals contest knocks tonight’s slate down to a 10-game slate. It’s headlined by a pair of aces I love. A value arm makes for an obvious SP2 target on DraftKings. The top stacks are a mix of two high-priced ones and a value one.

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Wednesday’s Starting Pitcher Strategy

Yu Darvish and Shane Bieber both have compelling cases for usage as the top pitching option on the slate. The former is my favorite option for all game types, though. The latter is a GPP pivot for me. Bieber’s opponent, Brady Singer, stands out like a sore thumb combing through the bargain pitchers. Robbie Ray’s┬áreigned in his poor control and is a viable GPP alternative as an SP2.


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