• thegreatones15

    Wondering what is the strategy to make 200 dollars a week playing mlb cash games.

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  • bigez952

    Best cash game players probably only win around 60% of the time so if you want to be able to profit $200+ a week playing cash games your going to have to play $200-$300 per day and try to win double ups at a 55%+ rate.

    However winning at a 55% rate is tough so you might have to move up to play even more. For me I play about $50 worth of double ups every day for the entire season and have just over a 53% win rate for this season so I would need to play $400-$500 per day and maintain the same win rate to expect a $200 weekly return.

    Buy you really need to have good bankroll management to be able to withstand a losing streak so if you plan to play $300 per day your bankroll should be $3000+ At a minimum to start. Of course only 10-15% of all DFS players are profitable so there is a chance you won’t hit a 50%+ win rate so only gamble a bankroll you could afford to lose if things don’t go well.

  • sochoice

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    You are asking the wrong question. Should be focused on lineup building process and game selection and not the monetary end results.

  • YoungFischer

    Play the beginner/experienced players excluded games as much as possible. Also play the $5 games or lower where the highest volume pros are excluded. That will help the most. bigez952 calculations are basically right. You’ll be paying around 10% rake at that level. Breaking even against the rake requires around a 55% win rate. Realistically you’ll want to win between 55% and 60%. A win rate in that range will get you an ROI of around 5%. So working backwards +$200 per week would require $4,000 in weekly volume or around $570 per day. Seems reasonable to be honest, just have to ya know actually win at those rates which is easier said than done.

  • thegreatones15

    @sochoice thank you for the reply back but the question i asked was what i wanted to ask. I understand lineup construction and process over results thanks for the input tho.

  • thegreatones15

    @YoungFischer . Thank You for the information and Numbers. also your pic is one of my fav movies of all time

  • thegreatones15

    @ Dsofm i have played gpps for a long time and even won some nice money but the droughts are big droughts looking for something more steady thanks for the input

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