MLB DFS First Look: Thursday, August 11th - Sortable Odds, Salaries, Stats

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) Slate
Baltimore Orioles Dean Kremer RHP 103 Boston Red Sox Josh Winckowski RHP -122 10.0 7:10 Early
Chicago Cubs Drew Smyly LHP -107 Cincinnati Reds Nick Lodolo LHP -112 9.0 7:15 Early

Pitcher Breakdown

All pitching stats are from the 2022 season.

Pitcher Team Handed Line DraftKings FanDuel SIERA ERA K% BB% SS% GB% HC% Opponent Time (ET) Slate
Dean Kremer BAL RHP 103 $6,100 $7,900 4.54 3.43 18% 6% 11% 31% 32% at BOS 7:10 Early
Josh Winckowski BOS RHP -122 $7,100 $7,000 4.80 4.68 15% 8% 7% 49% 29% vs BAL 7:10 Early
Drew Smyly CHC LHP -107 $7,500 $7,900 4.21 3.97 19% 5% 12% 43% 33% at CIN 7:15 Early
Nick Lodolo CIN LHP -112 $9,300 $10,500 3.54 4.40 29% 10% 12% 41% 28% vs CHC 7:15 Early

Offense Breakdown (Team Stats by Handedness)

All team stats are from the 2022 season.

Offense Total TvsLHP TvsRHP Opponent Opp Pitcher Handed PvsLHB PvsRHB Time (ET) Slate
Boston Red Sox 5.15 0.337 0.317 vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Baltimore Orioles 4.85 0.297 0.309 at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Cincinnati Reds 4.50 0.307 0.288 vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Chicago Cubs 4.50 0.315 0.323 at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early

Hitter Breakdown (Stats by Handedness)

All batting stats are from the 2022 season.

Batter Team Handed Order Total wOBA ISO HC% BB% K% DK Pos FD Pos Opponent Opp Pitcher Handed PvsLHB PvsRHB Time (ET) Slate
Cedric Mullins BAL LH 1 4.85 0.342 0.151 28% 8% 14% $5,100 OF $3,400 OF at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Adley Rutschman BAL SH 2 4.85 0.398 0.224 30% 13% 14% $4,500 C $3,100 C at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Anthony Santander BAL SH 3 4.85 0.333 0.176 31% 8% 17% $4,800 OF $3,200 OF at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Ryan Mountcastle BAL RH 4 4.85 0.318 0.184 36% 6% 25% $3,400 1B $3,000 1B at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Terrin Vavra BAL LH 5 4.85 0.401 0.053 22% 20% 8% $2,000 2B $2,200 SS at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Austin Hays BAL RH 6 4.85 0.331 0.181 33% 6% 19% $3,600 OF $2,800 OF at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Rougned Odor BAL LH 7 4.85 0.274 0.189 33% 7% 23% $2,000 2B $2,300 2B at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Ramon Urias BAL RH 8 4.85 0.315 0.178 33% 5% 23% $3,200 2B/3B $2,800 3B at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Jorge Mateo BAL RH 9 4.85 0.282 0.161 25% 5% 29% $3,800 SS $2,700 SS at BOS Josh Winckowski RHP 0.379 0.337 7:10 Early
Tommy Pham BOS RH 1 5.15 0.291 0.139 38% 10% 28% $5,200 OF $3,200 OF vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Rafael Devers BOS LH 2 5.15 0.423 0.308 41% 8% 16% $5,700 3B $4,000 3B vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Xander Bogaerts BOS RH 3 5.15 0.338 0.128 33% 8% 22% $5,400 SS $3,200 SS vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Alex Verdugo BOS LH 4 5.15 0.302 0.116 31% 5% 12% $2,900 OF $3,000 OF vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
J.D. Martinez BOS RH 5 5.15 0.315 0.145 37% 7% 26% $4,100 OF $3,200 OF vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Eric Hosmer BOS LH 6 5.15 0.307 0.132 28% 11% 15% $3,500 1B $2,700 1B vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Christian Arroyo BOS RH 7 5.15 0.333 0.155 30% 5% 13% $2,000 2B/3B $2,300 OF/3B/2B vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Kevin Plawecki BOS RH 8 5.15 0.279 0.098 35% 10% 17% $2,000 C $2,100 C vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Jarren Duran BOS LH 9 5.15 0.319 0.193 31% 6% 27% $2,800 OF $2,800 OF vs BAL Dean Kremer RHP 0.287 0.355 7:10 Early
Nick Madrigal CHC RH 1 4.50 0.216 0.020 22% 2% 10% $2,000 2B $2,100 2B at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Willson Contreras CHC RH 2 4.50 0.396 0.333 39% 8% 22% $5,500 C $3,500 C at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Patrick Wisdom CHC RH 3 4.50 0.375 0.273 39% 10% 33% $5,300 1B/3B $3,200 3B at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Seiya Suzuki CHC RH 4 4.50 0.305 0.200 28% 11% 17% $4,400 OF $2,800 OF at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Nico Hoerner CHC RH 5 4.50 0.318 0.138 24% 2% 12% $4,600 SS $2,800 SS at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Ian Happ CHC SH 6 4.50 0.377 0.148 26% 6% 28% $4,200 OF $3,000 OF at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Nelson Velazquez CHC RH 7 4.50 0.396 0.405 64% 14% 35% $2,600 OF $2,200 OF at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
P.J. Higgins CHC RH 8 4.50 0.282 0.154 22% 9% 16% $2,500 1B/C $2,100 C at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Christopher Morel CHC RH 9 4.50 0.277 0.139 37% 8% 28% $5,000 2B/OF $3,100 OF/2B at CIN Nick Lodolo LHP 0.313 0.372 7:15 Early
Jonathan India CIN RH 1 4.50 0.272 0.047 14% 7% 19% $4,700 2B $3,300 2B vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Nick Senzel CIN RH 2 4.50 0.277 0.086 29% 6% 17% $2,000 OF $2,300 OF vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Kyle Farmer CIN RH 3 4.50 0.410 0.245 37% 10% 15% $3,100 3B/SS $2,900 SS vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Joey Votto CIN LH 4 4.50 0.335 0.129 33% 14% 34% $3,700 1B $3,100 1B vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Donovan Solano CIN RH 5 4.50 0.361 0.163 34% 4% 21% $2,800 3B $2,600 2B/SS vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Albert Almora CIN RH 6 4.50 0.295 0.161 18% 5% 17% $2,000 OF $2,300 OF vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Aristides Aquino CIN RH 7 4.50 0.182 0.086 27% 5% 41% $2,000 OF $2,200 OF vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Jose Barrero CIN RH 8 4.50 0.516 0.750 75% 0% 50% $2,000 OF/SS $2,700 SS vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early
Austin Romine CIN RH 9 4.50 0.189 0.000 14% 8% 39% $2,000 C $2,100 C vs CHC Drew Smyly LHP 0.292 0.350 7:15 Early

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