Million Dollar Musings: Thursday, June 13th

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Thursday, June 13th

Happy Thursday! Last night was another good reminder of the world we now live in. Strikeouts and home runs, that’s the game. Justin Verlander struck out 15 batters, that is DFS gold. The Brewers hit three home runs against him and another one off the bullpen, also DFS gold. Strikeouts, strikeouts, strikeouts. And home runs, home runs, home runs.

We’ve got a fun slate tonight with a lot of good pitching and a few top spots for bats. And away we go….

Thursday Night Pitching

DFS Aces and Real Life Aces

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  • Dave Potts (CheeseIsGood)

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  • jsams4

    Great Stuff as always Cheese.. QQ: when you generally start to build a LU (Fd specifically) do you start with the positions that aren’t deep or limited choices or simple start with value plants and go from there? Thx a lot…

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    @jsams4 said...

    Great Stuff as always Cheese.. QQ: when you generally start to build a LU (Fd specifically) do you start with the positions that aren’t deep or limited choices or simple start with value plants and go from there? Thx a lot…

    Before I start to build a lineup, I’m going to know which values I like and at what positions, but in general, the first priority is going to be getting that best player at a position that doesn’t have other options. I’d usually rather have my 2nd favorite overall player plus a value play that I really like rather than having my 1st overall favorite player plus a punt that I don’t like.

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