Found June 09, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
Yesterday was my third-worst day of the season as my 17.75 points were good for 18th in my 20-team contest. No one did anything, and Jeff Samardzija was the wrong high-priced starter to select. The good news is that in the other two times I scored 17.75 points or fewer, I rebounded with 51 and 34 points. Today is going to be a good day.Think you can do better than me? Maybe, but I doubt it. Play on FanDuel, leave your rosters in the comments section of this post, and we’ll see.Possible Postponements: OAK@CHW, PIT@CHC, PHI@MILSeason ResultsWagered: $590 | Profit: $8.50 | ROI: 1.4% | Avg. Points: 32.21Contest SettingsSalary Cap: $35KBuy-in: $10Teams: 20-team 50/50 contest (pays top 10)Start Time: 1:07 pm ESTPlayer universe: All gamesPitcher Scoring: W = 4 pts, IP = 1 pt, K = 1 pt, ER = -1 ptHitter Scoring: TB = 1 pt, R = 1 pt, RBI = 1 pt, SB = 2 pts, BB = 1 pt, HBP = 1 pt, Out = -0.25 ptJordan Zimmermann ($7,700) — home vs. MIN (Scott Diamond)I’m very aware that most people are going ...

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