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MLB DFS 5/8/23 Advice for Fanduel and DraftKings

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MLB DFS 5/8/23 Advice for Fanduel and DraftKings Advice can be used for the 11 games today.  FantasyTeamAdvisors is very excited to be able to provide you with some MLB content once again. Let’s dig in!

Make sure to also check out all the Vegas Odds for today’s slate. You can also read more DFS advice and lineup picks for sites like FanDuel, and other sports too. If you have any questions or comments, feel free to hit me up on Twitter @advisors_team


MLB DFS 5/8/23 Advice


If you would like to hear the analysis on each of these picks below, make sure to watch the video as we break it down even more! 


MLB DFS 5/8/23 Advice




Zac Gallen vs Miami Marlins- 57 PA, 31.6 K%, .125 BA
Miles Mikolas vs Chicago Cubs- 124 PA, 21.8 K%, .261 BA
Shane McClanahan vs Baltimore Orioles- 116 PA, 27.6 K%, .241 BA
Nestor Cortes vs Oakland Athletics- 11 PA, 27.3 K%, .222 BA
Dylan Cease vs Kansas City Royals- 89 PA, 36 K%, .210 BA



Favorite Plays:


Yasmani Grandal vs Zack Greinke- 16 for 55, 11 singles, 3 doubles, 2 HRs, .291 BA
Austin Hedges vs Kyle Freeland- 5 for 11, 4 single, 1 double, .455 BA
Martin Maldonado vs Patrick Sandoval- r for 10, 3 singles, 1 HR, .400 BA



Favorite Plays:

Nate Lowe vs Logan Gilbert- 8 for 18, 6 singles, 2 doubles, .444 BA
Paul Goldschmidt vs Marcus Stroman- 8 for 18, 3 singles, 2 doubles, 3 HRs, .444 BA
Yandy Diaz vs Kyle Gibson- 3 for 7, 3 singles, .429 BA


Favorite Plays:


Elvis Andrus vs Zack Greinke- 11 for 32, 8 singles, 3 doubles, .344 BA
Nico Hoerner vs Miles Mikolas- 6 for 16, 6 singles, .375 BA
Brandon Lowe vs Kyle Gibson- 4 for 13, 2 singles, 1 double, 1 triple, .308 BA


Favorite Plays:


Eugenio Suarez vs Jon Gray- 6 for 19, 3 singles, 3 HRs, .316 BA
Nolan Arenado vs Marcus Stroman- 5 for 21, 4 singles, 1 double, .238 BA
Ramon Urias vs Shane McClanahan- 4 for 13, 1 single, 3 doubles, .308 BA


Favorite Plays:


Tommy Edman vs Marcus Stroman- 6 for 14, 6 singles, .429 BA
Jorge Mateo vs Shane McClanahan- 4 for 10, 3 singles, 1 double, .400 BA
Tim Anderson vs Zack Greinke- 3 for 11, 3 singles, .273 BA


Favorite Plays:


AJ Pollock vs Jon Gray- 10 for 28, 4 singles, 6 doubles, .357 BA
Andrew McCutchen vs Kyle Freeland- 9 for 30, 7 singles, 1 double, 1 HR, .300 BA
Kris Bryant vs Mitch Keller- 5 for 8, 3 singles, 2 doubles, .625 BA
Kyle Tucker vs Patrick Sandoval- 5 for 11, 2 singles, 1 double, 2 HRs, .455 BA
Cedric Mullins vs Shane McClanahan- 6 for 17, 4 singles, 2 HRs, .353 BA


You can find even more plays we like at each position on our cheat sheet as part of FTA+ memberships. Make sure to check the memberships out for DFS or DFS+ Sportsbetting. This includes cheatsheets and our Fanduel and DraftKings Batter Trends. Use these to build the best optimal MLB DFS lineup each and every day.



Tigers vs Steven Matz

White Sox vs Zack Greinke

Cubs vs Miles Mikolas



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REMEMBER: These are lineups we use but feel free to pick and choose plays and make your own lineups. Don’t ALWAYS follow these as they don’t hit 100% of the time. We do use these but sometimes late scratches happen and it’s too late to update the lineup. Good luck and bring home the bacon.

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