Josh Donaldson Dominates DraftKings on 4/13... Sean Newcomb Crushes DFS Owners

FANDUEL MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Homer Bailey (KC Win 7 IP, 6 K, 0 ERA, 0.57 WHIP) owners made a +$10876 profit and got +30.5 more fantasy points than expected at a $6600 price. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. Allowing no earned runs over 7 innings not surprisingly translated into a big night. This is the most FanDuel points he has scored from this recent sample of games.

Christian Vazquez (BOS 2-4, 1 HR, 4 RBI, 1 R) was priced at $2000 and based on the active 4/13 pool, he delivered 29.6 more FPs than his salary expectations. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. In his previous 86 he never had a game with three or more RBI. In his previous games sample, he has never had this many fantasy points. He is expected to play again today (BAL@BOS) and his salary is $2K. You can check out the SportsLine FanDuel Cheat Sheet if you want to get his latest FanDuel projection and the Computer's Optimal Lineup.

Zach Davies (MIL Win 7 IP, 6 K, 1.29 ERA, 1.14 WHIP) had 46 FPs and delivered +$10413 over his $6000 salary. The SportsLine Projection Model gave Davies an A Rating as one of the top values in yesterday's slate. His game ERA was -3.46 less than his average ERA in 15 prior starts. This is the most FanDuel points he has scored from this recent sample of games.

Chris Davis (BAL 3-5, 4 RBI) needed 1.4 FPs too live up to his $500 salary, and he went on to have 29 fantasy points. SportsLine accurately rated Davis as a Strong Play yesterday. He has had 3 or more RBI in 6 of his 136 prior starts. He had 29 or more fantasy points in 2 of his previous games sample (1%). His next game is today (BAL@BOS) and his salary is $0.5K.

Josh Donaldson (ATL 2-3, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 3 R, 2 BB) had 37.1 FPs and delivered +$9735 over his $3500 salary. SportsLine rated him as a better than average value in the slate. In his previous 65 he only had 1 other game with 3 or more runs. His 37.1 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 2 of his previous 65 games (3%). His next game is today (NYM@ATL) and his salary is $3.5K.

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Sean Newcomb (ATL 1.1 IP, 0 K, 32.73 ERA, 6.36 WHIP) produced zero fantasy points and cost his owners his full $7700 salary, who were expecting at least 21.6 points. In his previous 33 starts he allowed as many earned runs as innings pitched 8 other times.

Jason Vargas (NYM 0.1 IP, 0 K, 360 ERA, 50 WHIP) produced zero fantasy points and cost his owners his full $5700 salary, who were expecting at least 16 points. It is going to be a bad start when you allow 4 earned runs and do not make it out of the first inning.

Christian Yelich (MIL 0-5, 1 KO) produced zero fantasy points and cost his owners his full $4900 salary, who were expecting at least 13.7 points. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Yelich. He had 4 or more at bats with no total hits in 20 of his 168 prior starts. He has a chance today to bounce back and is once again priced at $4.9K.

Mitch Moreland (BOS 0-3, 1 KO) cost owners $4500, and they were banking on him getting over 12.6 fantasy points. He has had at least 3 ABs with no hits in 25 of his past 118 starts. They have decreased his salary, perhaps in reaction to this bad game, to $3.7K salary for today.

Carlos Correa (HOU 0-4, 2 KO) cost owners $4300, and they were banking on him getting over 12.1 fantasy points. He had 4 or more at bats with no total hits in 21 of his 129 prior starts. He has a chance today to bounce back and is once again priced at $4.3K.

DRAFTKINGS MOST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Josh Donaldson (ATL 2-3, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 3 R, 2 BB) needed 6.7 FPs too live up to his $4100 salary, and he went on to have 27 fantasy points. In his previous 65 he only had 1 other game with 3 or more runs. He had 27 or more fantasy points in 2 of his previous games sample (3%). He is expected to play again today (NYM@ATL). The DraftKings Cheat Sheet will tell you if he is a good value again today and he is in the Optimal Lineup.

Homer Bailey (KC Win 7 IP, 6 K, 0 ERA, 0.57 WHIP) owners made a +$12161 profit and got +19.9 more fantasy points than expected at a $5800 price. SportsLine accurately rated Bailey as a Strong Play yesterday. Allowing no earned runs over 7 innings not surprisingly translated into a big night. This is the most DraftKings points he has scored from this recent sample of games.

Derek Dietrich (CIN 2-4, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 R) owners made a +$11672 profit and got +19.1 more fantasy points than expected at a $4200 price. He has had 3 or more RBI in 4 of his 123 prior starts. His 26 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 4 of his previous 123 games (3%). He is expected to play again today (STL@CIN).

Nick Markakis (ATL 2-4, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 2 R, 1 BB) had 25 FPs and delivered +$11366 over his $3900 salary. He was rated as a good 'B Value' by Sportsline. His 6 total bases w well above his 1.64 average in 178 prior starts. His 25 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 4 of his previous 178 games (2%). He is expected to play again today (NYM@ATL).

Justin Verlander (HOU Win 6 IP, 11 K, 1.5 ERA, 0.33 WHIP) owners made a +$11061 profit and got +18.1 more fantasy points than expected at a $11100 price. The SportsLine Computer accurately predicted this performance and had Verlander in its optimal lineup. This was his first double digit strikeout start (last 40 starts). His 36.3 fantasy points is a value he has reached just 4 of his previous 40 games (10%).

DRAFTKINGS LEAST VALUABLE ($) PLAYERS

Sean Newcomb (ATL 1.1 IP, 0 K, 32.73 ERA, 6.36 WHIP) produced zero fantasy points and cost his owners his full $8700 salary, who were expecting at least 14.2 points. In his previous 33 starts he allowed as many earned runs as innings pitched 8 other times.

Jason Vargas (NYM 0.1 IP, 0 K, 360 ERA, 50 WHIP) cost owners $6200, and they were banking on him getting over 10.1 fantasy points. When you allow 4 in less than an inning of work you are in for a bad game.

Christian Yelich (MIL 0-5, 1 KO) produced zero fantasy points and cost his owners his full $5500 salary, who were expecting at least 9 points. SportsLine's projection model correctly gave a Fade rating for Yelich. He had 4 or more at bats with no total hits in 20 of his 168 prior starts. They have decreased his salary, perhaps in reaction to this bad game, to $0K salary for today.

Jose Ramirez (CLE 0-4) cost owners $4800, who were expecting at least 7.9 points. He had 4 or more at bats with no total hits in 30 of his 172 prior starts. They have decreased his salary, perhaps in reaction to this bad game, to $4.1K salary for today.

Alex Bregman (HOU 0-4, 1 KO) cost owners $4700, who were expecting at least 7.7 points. He had 4 or more at bats with no total hits in 21 of his 177 prior starts. They have decreased his salary, perhaps in reaction to this bad game, to $0K salary for today.