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Everything You Need to Rake in Money in MLB DFS: The Roots

Everything You Need to Rake in Money in MLB DFS: The Roots is JMToWin’s most incisive, all-encompassing, ultra-applicable course on MLB DFS. There is a Part II to this course (The Results), although The Roots stands on its own and is applicable to players of all skill levels.

In this course, JM covers:

• Creating your goals
• Staying afloat
• Getting the big score
• Knowing the psychology of MLB DFS
• Condensing your research time
• Finding your greatest edge

7 lessons

  1. 1

    Introduction: Raking in Money in MLB DFS (Part I)

    To rake, you need some roots.

  2. 2

    Lesson 1: Know Your Goals

    If you don’t know your goals, what do you know?

  3. 3

    Lesson 2: Keep Afloat

    If you stay afloat, you stay alive.

  4. 4

    Lesson 3: The Big Score

    To score big, you must be positioned to score.

  5. 5

    Lesson 4: The Psychology of MLB DFS

    If know the psychology of MLB DFS, you know almost everything.

  6. 6

    Lesson 5: Condensing Your Research Time

    Let someone else do most of your research for you.

  7. 7

    Lesson 6: Your Greatest Edge in MLB DFS

    To oversimplify is to lose your greatest edge.


Everything You Need to Rake in Money in MLB DFS: The Roots

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JM Tohline

JM Tohline (Tuh-lean) – DFS alias JMToWin – is a novelist and a DFS player who specializes in high-stakes MLB and NFL tourneys, with a strategy geared toward single-entry play in multi-entry tourneys. He joined the DFS scene at the beginning of the 2014 MLB season, and has since won five DFS championship seats and two separate trips to the Bahamas. His tendency to type a lot of words leads to a corresponding tendency to divulge all his DFS thoughts, strategies, and secrets…which is exactly what he does in his RotoGrinders articles and RotoAcademy courses. You can find JM on Twitter at JMToWin. is the home of the daily fantasy sports community. Our content, rankings, member blogs, promotions and forum discussion all cater to the players that like to create a new fantasy team every day of the week. Our goal is to help all of our members make more money playing daily fantasy sports!

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