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MLB Daily Fantasy Primer: Sunday (8/22)

Aug 22, 2021
Adam Wainwright

I was really pleased with how yesterday’s article panned out. It led to nice cash in GPP for me, and I’m excited to keep the train rolling here. This is yet another day-slate, though, with almost every team in action between 1ET and 4ET. That means the player pool will be expansive, and it also means we have a ton to talk about!

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Sunday’s Starting Pitcher Rankings

Sunday's Starting Pitcher Strategy

Adam Wainwright (STL) vs. PIT

It's insane that Waino is the best pitching option on the board, but here we are! Since struggling in the opener, he's quietly had a resurgent season for the Cards, owning a 2.96 ERA and 1.06 WHIP in that span. He's actually allowed four runs or fewer in all 23 of those starts, and that should be easy to duplicate here against a 28th-ranked Pirates offense. He actually faced them last week, picking up a two-hit shutout en route to 58 FanDuel points.


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