MLB DFS Write-Up & Example Lineups: October 15
James Grande pores over all of the statistics, splits and matchups to uncover the very best DFS MLB players for today's contests.
Tampa Bay Rays vs. Houston Astros
The Astros were able to steal one game against the Rays best pitcher in Tyler Glasnow , so they have to be feeling pretty good. That said, they’re down 3-1 and face a team acclimated to use an opener better than anyone else is.
The Rays are starting reliever John Curtiss to start Game 5 of the ALDS tonight. He had five appearances of his 20 go at least two innings, so needless to say this is going to be a bullpen game. The Rays could use their rookie left-hander Josh Fleming for an extended outing or could turn to Blake Snell on little rest. Maybe both. I’m interested in taking a shot on Fleming in GPP’s. Could backfire, but worth a look.
There hasn’t been a lot of offense in this series, but home runs have still been leaving the yard at a solid clip. Randy Arozarena, however, is still hitting everything out of the park as he belted his fifth homer of the postseason on Wednesday. Arozarena has at...