2019 MLB Draft Guide: MLB DFS Cash Games
The Fantasy Alarm team offers insights into what contests to choose and how to build successful cash game lineups for MLB DFS contests.
With the NBA season winding down, and the PGA heading into its first major of the season, the start of the baseball season is right around the corner. Although it may not be as popular as NFL or NBA DFS, fantasy sports started with baseball. With the site lobbies beginning to post their Opening Day contests, it is time to start thinking about your daily fantasy baseball goals. While hitting a large guaranteed prize pool tournament is always the main goal, many users work to build their bankroll by playing cash games.
There are multiple types of contests that are considered cash games, but the idea behind them is that you don’t need to always win your contest, but everyone that finishes above a certain point receives the same prize amount, which typically double, or a little under double the entry fee. The most popular type of cash games are double-ups, in which you need to finish in the top 44-percent of the field to double your entry fee. Not as popular anymore, but still in...