MLB Daily Fantasy Primer: Friday (6/11) PREMIUM
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.
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.