Clayton Kershaw

If you're playing MLB Daily Fantasy Baseball contests, you might find these top-value players helpful for building your lineup. ASL has calculated optimum lineups for DraftKings, FanDuel and Yahoo contests, based on three different projection sources -- numberFire, RotoGrinders, Fantasy Six Pack* -- as well as a Blend projection lineup that uses all three sources together.

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Here is a pitcher and a top-value hitter from each projection source for each of the three DFS platforms:

Projections listed as of 10:00 AM Eastern Time.


  • Blend: SP C Richard, SD, 13.0 fantasy points for $4,400; 1B P GoldschmidtAri, 11.4 fantasy points for $4,700 
  • numberFire: SP C RichardSD13.3 fantasy points for $4,400; 3B Anthony RendonWsh, 11.9 fantasy points for $4,100
  • Fantasy Six Pack: P  C Richard, SD12.8 fantasy points for $4,400; C Salvador PerezKC, 8.1 fantasy points for $3,400
  • RotoGrinders: SP C Kershaw, LAD, 24.3 fantasy points for $10,000; OF G Heredia, Sea, 7.2 fantasy points for $2,600


  • Blend: P C KershawLAD, 42.3 fantasy points for $10,800; 2B D Descalso, Ari, 10.9 fantasy points for $2,400
  • numberFire: P M Foltynewicz, Atl41.0 fantasy points for $8,900; 2B jason Kipnis, Cle, 15.0 fantasy points for $2,800
  • Fantasy Six Pack:  C Kershaw, LAD40.7 fantasy points for $10,800; OF Michael Gerber, Det, 10.7 fantasy points for $2,100
  • RotoGrinders: P C Kershaw, LAD, 44.4 fantasy points for $10,800; OF Mark Canha, Oak, 10.1 fantasy points for $2,300


  • numberFire: P M Foltynewicz, Atl, 24.8 fantasy points for $45; OF Kike Hernandez, LAD, 6.4 fantasy points for $7
  • Fantasy Six Pack: P Luis Severino, NYY, 21.4 fantasy points for $50; 3B Yolmer Sanchez, ChW, 7.1 fantasy points for $8

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