MLB DFS Playbook: ALCS Showdown Slate Game 1
James Grande breaks down Game 1 of the American League Championship Series between the Houston Astros and Tampa Bay Rays and gives you his top plays for your DFS lineup
Houston Astros vs Tampa Bay Rays (-135)
Game Total: 8
The MLB playoffs have been a lot of fun considering the condensed season and added teams to the postseason, but there are only two teams left in the American League. The Rays should open as the favorites here considering they’re the top seeded team in the American League, but the Astros’ offense has been electric.
1. Alex Bregman , 3B HOU - I like Blake Snell and I think he has dynamic stuff, but we saw against the Yankees that righty power can give him fits as he allowed 3 HR in his lone ALDS start. Bregman has given Snell fits in his career going 6-for-15 with 2 HR and has also crushed southpaws as a whole batting .319 with a .408 wOBA. Bregman has three multi-hit games over his last four contests.
2. Randy Arozarena, OF TB - There aren’t many hotter hitters on the planet than the Rays rookie outfielder who is hitting everything pitched to him. He has three homers this postseason already and has a...