Originally written on The Fantasy Fix  |  Last updated 10/20/14
DraftKings Team of the Day Today I’m playing the $3 Double Up contest. You only have to beat out half of the 50 contestants to win some money, so it’s a good way to start out playing daily fantasy baseball. When you sign up at DraftKings don’t forget to claim your deposit bonus! 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

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