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MLB Daily Fantasy Primer: Friday (6/11)

Jun 11, 2021
MLB DFS picks for DraftKings and FanDuel with Brandon Woodruff

Brandon Woodruff is the top-ranked pitcher on today’s MLB DFS slate.

We have a large, 13-game slate set for Friday, where the lead story will undoubtedly be the pitchers scheduled to start. The name value at the top is tremendous, and it’s easy to see where people will focus their attention.

We will do the same, actually.

While I spend much of my efforts looking for ways to differ from the MLB DFS crowd, Friday’s path to doing so is less obvious than we see on a normal basis. This isn’t the case of simply identifying the “right” pitchers to fade or the less expensive ones to use. It’s a series of calculated risks on a slate with numerous viable options.

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

Friday's Starting Pitcher Strategy

Washington's postponement from Thursday night slides Max Scherzer into Friday's player pool, and DraftKings actually has him as the highest-priced pitcher.


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