MLB DFS First Look: June 18

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Best hitting teams (last 14 days)

Braves: 145 wRC+, .340 BABIP, .261 ISO

Twins: 120 wRC+, .290 BABIP, .248 ISO

Angels: 120 wRC+, .272 BABIP, .236 ISO

Mariners: 119 wRC+, .294 BABIP, .209 ISO

Nationals: 111 wRC+, .286 BABIP, .231 ISO

Padres: 111 wRC+, .338 BABIP, .193 ISO

Mets: 110 wRC+, .294 BABIP, .188 ISO

 

Worst hitting teams (last 14 days)

Royals: 62 wRC+, .285 BABIP, 26.4% K%

Tigers: 74 wRC+, .305 BABIP, 26.5% K%

Reds: 74 wRC+, .265 BABIP, 21.9% K%

Cardinals: 75 wRC+, .270 BABIP, 26.3% K%

Giants: 75 wRC+, .304 BABIP, 23.9% K%

Marlins: 85 wRC+, .333 BABIP, 24.5% K%

Cubs: 85 wRC+, .280 BABIP, 22.8% K%

Other high K%: Rangers (26.2%), Orioles (24.5%), Padres (24.3%)

 

Worst bullpens (last month)

Pirates: 5.40 xFIP, .311 BABIP

Mets: 5.37 xFIP, .370 BABIP

Athletics: 5.35 xFIP, .295 BABIP

Tigers: 5.21 xFIP, .263 BABIP

Dodgers: 5.18 xFIP, .242 BABIP

Angels: 5.01 xFIP, .315 BABIP

Orioles: 5.01 xFIP, .295 BABIP

 

Best K-BB% (2018-2019)

Justin Verlander: 34.2 – 4.6 = 29.6%

Jacob deGrom: 31.6 – 5.6 = 25.9%

Patrick Corbin: 29.4 – 6.7 = 22.8%

Brandon Woodruff: 28.2 – 7.3 = 20.9%

Jack Flaherty: 28.5 – 9.1 = 19.4%

Clayton Kershaw: 23.8 – 4.4 = 19.4%

David Price: 25.6 – 6.7 = 18.9%

 

Worst K-BB% (2018-2019)

Antonio Senzatela: 15.3 – 8.7 = 6.6%

Brett Anderson: 13.4 – 6.1 = 7.3%

Shaun Anderson: 15.3 – 7.6 = 7.6%

Homer Bailey: 17.3 – 7.9 = 9.4%

Marcus Stroman: 17.7 – 7.8 = 9.9%

Yusei Kikuchi: 16.7 – 6.7 = 10%

Gabriel Ynoa: 17.6 – 7.3 = 10.3%

 

Highest hard hit % (2018-2019)

Jordan Yamamoto (7 innings pitched): 52.9%

Mitch Keller (7 innings pitched): 44.4%

Adrian Sampson: 44%

Michael Pineda: 43.3%

Homer Bailey: 42.1%

Anthony DeSclafani: 41.8%

Tyler Skaggs: 41.3%

Cole Hamels: 40.3%

 

Highest xFIP (2018-2019)

Mitch Keller (7 IP): 5.08 xFIP

Gabriel Ynoa: 5.00 xFIP

Adrian Sampson: 4.96 xFIP

Yusei Kikuchi: 4.89 xFIP

Jordan Yamamoto (7 IP): 4.81 xFIP

Julio Teheran: 4.78 xFIP

Michael Pineda: 4.75 xFIP

 

Lowest xFIP (2018-2019)

Jacob deGrom: 2.78 xFIP

Patrick Corbin: 3.03 xFIP

Justin Verlander: 3.03 xFIP

Clayton Kershaw: 3.27 xFIP

Brandon Woodruff: 3.47 xFIP

Jack Flaherty: 3.73 xFIP

David Price: 3.82 xFIP

 

Highest barrel % (2019)

Zach Plesac: 10.8% K%

Mitch Keller (7 IP): 7.5%

Patrick Corbin: 7.3%

Adrian Sampson: 6.8%

Merrill Kelly: 6.7%

Michael Pineda: 6.6%

Daniel Norris: 6.4%

 

Lowest barrel % (2019)

Jordan Yamamoto (7 IP): 0%

Marcus Stroman: 3%

Brandon Woodruff: 3%

Homer Bailey: 3.1%

Jacob deGrom: 3.8%

Julio Teheran: 4%

Tyler Skaggs: 4.4%

 

Best hitting environments

Texas: 90 degrees, 47% humidity, 8 mph wind in from CF

St. Louis: 81 degrees, 68% humidity, 4 mph wind in from left-center

Washington: 76 degrees, 80% humidity, 6 mph wind to CF

Cincinnati: 77 degrees, 78% humidity, 4 mph wind right to left

Arizona: 102 degrees, 8% humidity … roof likely closed would make it a bad hitting environment.

Possible issues in Washington D.C., Pittsburgh, and Atlanta … I listed those in order of concern. Get weather updates here: https://rotogrinders.com/weather/mlb

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