MLB DFS First Look: Friday, August 14th

The MLB First Look, complete with sortable odds, a pitcher breakdown, and team offense rankings, will help you get an early start on the upcoming slate.

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MLB Schedule & Vegas Lines

Away Pitcher Handed Line Home Pitcher Handed Line Run Total Time (ET)
Tampa Bay Rays Ryan Thompson RHP Toronto Blue Jays Tanner Roark RHP 0.0 6:37 PM
Boston Red Sox Ryan Brasier RHP New York Yankees Gerrit Cole RHP 0.0 7:05 PM
New York Mets Jacob deGrom RHP Philadelphia Phillies Spencer Howard RHP 0.0 7:05 PM
Atlanta Braves Kyle Wright RHP -110 Miami Marlins Pablo Lopez RHP -105 8.5 7:10 PM
Pittsburgh Pirates Chad Kuhl RHP 179 Cincinnati Reds Sonny Gray RHP -212 8.5 7:10 PM
Cleveland Indians Aaron Civale RHP -177 Detroit Tigers Ivan Nova RHP 150 9.0 7:10 PM
Washington Nationals Stephen Strasburg RHP -195 Baltimore Orioles Tommy Milone LHP 164 9.0 7:35 PM
Kansas City Royals Jakob Junis RHP 154 Minnesota Twins Jake Odorizzi RHP -185 9.5 8:10 PM
Milwaukee Brewers Brandon Woodruff RHP -121 Chicago Cubs Tyler Chatwood RHP 105 0.0 8:15 PM
Texas Rangers Lance Lynn RHP -125 Colorado Rockies Ryan Castellani RHP 108 12.5 8:40 PM
Seattle Mariners Yusei Kikuchi LHP 174 Houston Astros Framber Valdez LHP -212 9.0 9:10 PM
Los Angeles Dodgers Clayton Kershaw LHP -175 Los Angeles Angels Patrick Sandoval LHP 145 9.0 9:40 PM
San Diego Padres Dinelson Lamet RHP -139 Arizona Diamondbacks Merrill Kelly RHP 119 9.0 9:40 PM
Oakland Athletics Frankie Montas RHP -195 San Francisco Giants Johnny Cueto RHP 163 8.0 9:45 PM

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  • Derek Farnsworth (Notorious)

  • Derek Farnsworth, aka Notorious, is one of the most recognizable names and faces in all of DFS, thanks in large part to the great advice he gives on a daily basis in’s Grind Down for NBA and MLB as well as the First Look column that gives a preview of the day’s games from a DFS perspective. Before joining the RotoGrinders team, Derek received a Masters Degree from the University of Utah. When he’s not busy providing content, he’s dominating the industry as evidenced by his consistent top rankings in multiple sports. Farnsworth provides expert analysis for RotoGrinders Premium members on a daily basis during the NBA season and has also been nominated for five different Fantasy Sports Writer’s Association (FSWA) awards.


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    Noto thanks for everything. You are a blessing

    Will we get data for Saturday Aug 15? It’s about 11AM EST and a few members I know and myself are waiting patiently! Thank you!!!

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