Top Tier

Carlos Rodon, SP CWS – Both top spends tonight are in fantastic spots with Rodon facing the Mariners and Framber Valdez facing the Tigers. I lean Rodon here because of his high strikeout upside but if I needed to save the $500 on both FD and DK tonight then I have zero issue with Valdez. Back to Rodon, over the last 30 days the Mariners have the fourth highest strikeout rate against LHP, sitting at 26.9%. On the season Seattle also ranks 29th in average and 27th in wOBA against lefties. It is also worth noting that in both these contests that weather could have an impact.

Pablo Lopez, SP MIA – Ok, so the last time I touted Lopez as a “can’t miss” play at home he got smashed by the Braves for four runs over three...