Tag "Nelson Cruz"

MLB Free Agent Profile: Nelson Cruz

Free agent Nelson Cruz is one of the best hitters on the market this offseason. While he is strictly a designated hitter at this point, the 40-year-old still mashes with the best of them.

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MLB Offseason Preview: Minnesota Twins

The Minnesota Twins ran their postseason losing streak to 18 games after getting swept in the three-game opening series this year against the Houston Astros. What do the Twins need to do this offseason to get themselves a win in October?

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MLB Postseason Preview: Houston Astros vs. Minnesota Twins

The Minnesota Twins will host the Houston Astros in the first series of the 2020 MLB Postseason. It will be a best-of-three series that will take place at Target Field beginning at 2:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday. Let’s take a look at three keys to victory for each team.

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MLB DFS August 24: Pitchers, Sluggers, and Stacks

Here we are for another week of the baseball season. We have been rolling of late with our DFS picks and tonight we have a seven-game main slate starting at 7:10 pm est. As always, you will be getting some pitchers, sluggers, and stacks to roll with in DraftKings lineups.

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MLB DFS Diamond Picks August 12

Welcome to another edition of Diamond Picks. Tonight’s slate appears to be one where we can distribute a good chunk of salary towards higher-priced bats. There a couple of arms that profile well to fill out the lineup cards, and they shouldn’t necessarily break the bank. No time like the present to jump into lineup construction. As always best of luck these suggestions!

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Martin: A Look at Baseball’s Best Players of the Decade

Believe it or not, there will be no more baseball this decade.

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ALDS Preview: New York Yankees vs Minnesota Twins

Two teams that won over 100 games this season will begin their battle in the Bronx tonight at 7:07 ET. This series should be full of scoring as the Yankees and Twins were #1 and #2 in HRs (Twins 307-Yankees 306) and runs (Yankees 943-Twins 939). The pitching will have to be on point for both sides and mistakes in the field and on the basepaths will give the other side extra outs. Neither team can afford that with the firepower these squads have. Let’s break down the matchup.

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DraftKings Around the Horn October 4th, 2019

Joel Dorcas |October 4th, 2019 Postseason baseball is in full swing and we’ve already had some very exciting contests. Let’s make it even more exciting with some daily fantasy. For the most part, hitters will be matched up against premium

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MLB DFS: Arms, Bats, and Stacks for September 17th, 2019

With the MLB season winding down, we won’t have many more opportunities to take advantage and make some money playing DFS. We need to capitalize on the remaining opportunities. That brings us to tonight’s slate of 14 games, starting a little later than normal at 7:05 ET. On the docket, we have a game at Coors Field which we always have to prioritize one way or the other, as well as some pitchers in good spots. To save you time and research, I went ahead and put some work in for you. The daily grind keeps rolling and we aren’t slowing down for anything or anyone. It’s time to get right back to it. Here are some of my favorite DFS plays for tonight’s games.

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Into the 80s with Tom Greene- Minnesota Twins

Two days after the Atlanta Braves joined the 80-win club, the Minnesota Twins join the party. In Atlanta, there seems to be doubt as far as the pitching goes. In Minnesota, fans and broadcasters (like Jenny Taft, Jamie Hersch, Marney Gellner, Dawn Mitchell, Jamie Erdahl, and Kevin Gorg,) are simply excited that this season has exceeded expectations. Of course, this is said on one condition. Our @jball0202 expects championships in Minnesota, and nothing else (maybe championship-style writing from me? I do my best.)

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