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How to Use Coors Field to Your Advantage

How to Use Coors Field to Your Advantage is a comprehensive overview of which statistics matter most when evaluating pitchers and hitters at Coors Field so that you can know when – and when not to – load up on bats within the order.

In this course, you’ll learn:

• Which types of pitchers have the highest likelihood of success at Coors
• Which batters benefit most from the thin air and larger outfield
• Whether it is ever appropriate to completely fade Coors in cash games
• How to tackle Coors hitters in tournaments

6 lessons

  1. 1

    Using Coors to Your Advantage

    Coors Field: for many, it is one of the great mysteries of MLB DFS, and it is a mystery that many grow to love and hate in equal parts – sometimes feeling Coors Field provides them with a huge advantage, and other times feeling like Coors Field takes away every ounce of sanity they once possessed. What most people fail to realize, however, is that Coors Field does not have to be a mystery at all! And once Coors Field is no longer a mystery, it becomes one of our greatest advantages in MLB DFS.

  2. 2

    An Introduction to Coors Field

    In this lesson, we explore all the reasons why Coors Field is so unique. Once we understand all the elements that go into making Coors Field what it is, we are in a much better position to properly take advantage of the edge Coors Field offers.

  3. 3

    What Types of Pitchers Succeed at Coors?

    In this lesson, we dig into the types of pitchers who succeed at Coors Field. Once you grasp the concepts in this lesson, the 81 days out of the year on which there are games at Coors will become some of your favorite days of the year!

  4. 4

    Where to Find These Stats & What They Mean

    In Lesson 3, we discussed a lot of important stats. In Lesson 4, we take a look at where you can easily find these stats, and at what, exactly, these stats mean!

  5. 5

    What Types of Hitters Play Best at Coors?

    All hitters do better at Coors! But while this knowledge alone is great, it is also knowledge that everyone possesses. What most others do not possess, however, is an understanding of exactly how different hitters benefit from the unique edge Coors provides them. In this lesson, we explore the different ways in which different types of hitters benefit, and how we can use this information to our advantage.

  6. 6

    Putting it All Together

    In this final lesson, we tie together our knowledge of predicting pitching and predicting hitting at Coors Field in order to best understand how we can consistently take advantage of the edge Coors Field provides for us.

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Instructor

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.

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