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Daily Fantasy Baseball Lineup Picks (8/4/17): MLB DFS Advice for FanDuel and DraftKings



We’ve made it to the Friday MLB DFS 8/4/17 edition of tidbits. Here you’ll find some pitchers we like on tonight’s slate along with the stats against their opponents. We’ll also give you some batters we like on the slate. Not enough information for you? Feel free to subscribe to get our cheat sheet plus Optimal Lineups.


In this article, I will be providing you with my daily fantasy baseball lineup picks for FanDuel and DraftKings on 8/4/2017. The DFS lineup picks will range from some of the elite players to mid-priced options, and of course, value plays.

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Fanduel Daily Fantasy Baseball Lineup Picks (8/4/17): MLB DFS Advice

DraftKings Daily Fantasy Baseball Lineup Picks (8/4/17): MLB DFS Advice

FanDuel & DraftKings DFS Pitchers


Justin Verlander

#35 Throws: Right

Career vs Current Orioles Roster

AVG: 0.218 [34 for 156], BABIP: 0.275, K%: 28.0, BB%: 9.1
FIP: 3.90 Strikeout: 49 Groundout: 28 Single:24 Flyout: 21 Walk: 16 Pop Out: 11 Lineout: 6Home Run: 6 Grounded Into DP: 3 Double: 3Field Error: 2 Hit By Pitch: 2 Forceout: 2 Sac Fly: 1 Triple: 1


Ivan Nova

#46 Throws: Right

Career vs Current Padres Roster

AVG: 0.231 [6 for 26], BABIP: 0.294, K%: 27.6, BB%: 10.3
FIP: 4.17 Strikeout: 8 Groundout: 5 Single: 4Walk: 3 Grounded Into DP: 2 Flyout: 2 Pop Out:Lineout: 1 Forceout: 1 Home Run: 1 Double:1



Yu Darvish

#21 Throws: Right

Career vs Current Mets Roster

AVG: 0.250 [13 for 52], BABIP: 0.355, K%: 32.8, BB%: 10.3
FIP: 3.66 Strikeout: 19 Flyout: 9 Walk: 6Groundout: 6 Single: 6 Double: 5 Pop Out: 4Home Run: 2 Lineout: 1


Jacob Faria

#34 Throws: Right

Jaime Garcia

#34 Throws: Left

Career vs Current Indians Roster

AVG: 0.231 [3 for 13], BABIP: 0.273, K%: 14.3, BB%: 7.1
FIP: 2.88 Groundout: 4 Flyout: 2 Strikeout: 2Double: 2 Single: 1 Forceout: 1 Walk: 1Lineout: 1


James Paxton

#65 Throws: Left

Career vs Current Royals Roster

AVG: 0.322 [19 for 59], BABIP: 0.340, K%: 14.5, BB%: 4.8
FIP: 5.49 Groundout: 18 Single: 10 Strikeout: 9Flyout: 6 Double: 5 Home Run: 3 Walk: 3 Field Error: 2 Grounded Into DP: 2 Pop Out: 2 Triple:Lineout: 1


Madison Bumgarner

#40 Throws: Left

Career vs Current D-backs Roster

AVG: 0.231 [49 for 212], BABIP: 0.269, K%: 25.8, BB%: 6.9
FIP: 4.27 Strikeout: 60 Groundout: 44 Flyout:30 Single: 24 Double: 13 Walk: 11 Home Run:10 Lineout: 10 Pop Out: 7 Forceout: 7 Intent Walk: 5 Triple: 2 Hit By Pitch: 2 Sac Bunt: 2Grounded Into DP: 2 Bunt Pop Out: 1 Sac Fly:Field Error: 1 Double Play: 1


Top  Bats

Paul Goldschmidt

Adam Jones

AJ Pollock

Robinson Cano

Starling Marte

Andrew McCutchen

Adam Duvall

Ian Kinsler

Billy Hamilton

Scooter Gennett

Chris Davis

Elvis Andrus

Josh Harrison

Giancarlo Stanton

Jordy Mercer

Justin Turner


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