It has been a strange week in MLB DFS. Up is down, left is right and stud pitchers can’t seem to dominate the way they usually do. Let’s see if bizzaro week continues on the 10-game Thursday night slate with a couple high-priced ace pitchers to choose from. The Consensus list also has eight stack options but only one with more than four hitters on it. Embrace the variance that is MLB DFS!
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Scroll to the bottom of the article for the “Top Stacks” section that lists out the teams with the most hitters being recommended by the experts today. Also, be sure to check each team’s lineup when it is released and watch the weather before finalizing your lineups tonight.
Let’s play ball!