DraftKings Team of the Day
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Pitchers: Ervin Santana vs. Cleveland – Santana’s been pitching well against good offenses lately, and he’s the third highest scoring pitcher going today but his salary is just middle of the road.
Lance Lynn vs. Pittsburgh – The Pirates strike out a lot against righties, and they’re below average in wOBA against righties. They also rank last in wOBA on the road.
Catcher: Devin Mesoraco – Mesoraco has reached base safely in every game he’s played this season.
First base: Ike Davis – See below
Second base: Daniel Murphy – Both Mets hit righties, like today’s opposing starter Kyle Kendrick, much better than they do lefties. Davis got off to another slow start, but he hit a homer yesterday so hopefully he’s beg