MLB DFS First Look: Sunday, August 1st

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)
Chicago Cubs Adbert Alzolay RHP 101 Washington Nationals Erick Fedde RHP -119 8.5 1:05 PM
Philadelphia Phillies Kyle Gibson RHP -143 Pittsburgh Pirates Mitch Keller RHP 124 8.5 1:05 PM
Kansas City Royals Brad Keller RHP 230 Toronto Blue Jays Jose Berrios RHP -280 9.5 1:07 PM
Baltimore Orioles Spenser Watkins RHP 116 Detroit Tigers Tyler Alexander LHP -138 10.0 1:10 PM
Cincinnati Reds Vladimir Gutierrez RHP 169 New York Mets Marcus Stroman RHP -203 9.0 1:10 PM
New York Yankees Jordan Montgomery LHP Miami Marlins Jesus Luzardo LHP 1:10 PM
Milwaukee Brewers Brett Anderson LHP 139 Atlanta Braves Charlie Morton RHP -163 9.0 1:20 PM
Cleveland Indians Cal Quantrill RHP Chicago White Sox Reynaldo Lopez RHP 2:10 PM
Minnesota Twins Michael Pineda RHP 128 St. Louis Cardinals Adam Wainwright RHP -153 8.0 2:15 PM
Seattle Mariners Marco Gonzales LHP -149 Texas Rangers Mike Foltynewicz RHP 127 9.0 2:35 PM
Houston Astros Luis Garcia LHP -105 San Francisco Giants Logan Webb RHP -114 8.5 4:05 PM
Oakland Athletics Daulton Jefferies RHP 105 Los Angeles Angels Reid Detmers LHP -123 9.5 4:07 PM
Colorado Rockies Austin Gomber LHP 118 San Diego Padres Reiss Knehr RHP -139 8.5 4:10 PM
Los Angeles Dodgers Julio Urias LHP -237 Arizona Diamondbacks Caleb Smith LHP 195 9.5 4:10 PM
Boston Red Sox Nick Pivetta RHP 140 Tampa Bay Rays Shane McClanahan LHP -168 8.5 7:00 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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