MLB Lineup Locks – 7/31/17

Most of my articles will start with me mentioning a gas can so lets get start it. Justin Smoak today will get the worst pitcher against left-handed hitters in the entire league. Justin Smoak is one of the best left-handed hitters against right handed pitching this season as he has 23 home runs this year against RHP with .381 wOBA, 43% fly ball rate, a .292 ISO and 42% hard hit rate. He, in my opinion is the best player in the entire slate. On the other hand, Shields is…

Don’t Fear Locking Fiers : 7/16/17

Fiers is my top pitcher on this beautiful Sunday slate and I will have 100% exposure for various reasons. Reason number one is that he won’t lack the run support to get the win as the Astros get to beat up on Kyle Gibson who owns a 5-7 record with a 6.31 ERA. Also, Fiers has been a great pitcher since the start of June. Actually, in the month of June, Fiers did not allow a single long ball while yielding a .189/.274/.243 slash line, A 55% GB rate and…