MLB Games Today: Baseball First Look

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 Home Pitcher Vegas Line Run Total Time (ET)
Houston Astros Gerrit Cole – R at Chicago White Sox Ivan Nova – R HOU -275 9.0 7:05 PM
Baltimore Orioles John Means – L at New York Yankees Domingo German – R NYY -300 10.0 7:05 PM
Chicago Cubs Jose Quintana – L at Philadelphia Phillies Jason Vargas – L CHC -120 10.0 7:05 PM
Cincinnati Reds Alex Wood – L at Washington Nationals Joe Ross – R WAS -112 10.5 7:05 PM
Texas Rangers Lance Lynn – R at Toronto Blue Jays Thomas Pannone – L TEX -131 9.5 7:07 PM
Boston Red Sox Chris Sale – L at Cleveland Indians Mike Clevinger – R BOS -104 8.0 7:10 PM
Los Angeles Dodgers Clayton Kershaw – L at Miami Marlins Jordan Yamamoto – R LAD -230 8.0 7:10 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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