This course will take you on a journey to learn and explore Daily Fantasy Baseball. The course starts out by explaining some of the terms and language you may hear when you participate in the game. Math exercises are included for key concepts to allow you to gain an understanding of some of the terms used by DFS (Daily Fantasy Sports) players. The course then explores some of the differences with playing the game as it relates to other sports games and provides an explanation of the rules and scoring for 2 of the most popular Daily Fantasy Sports sites. A winning lineup is then analyzed to see what winners need to score to rise to the top. In the last section, research of key players for the game of baseball is discussed with demonstrations on where to find this information for pitchers and hitters and explanations of other factors that could effect your score for the game.
This lesson introduces the topics of the language of DFS section
In this lecture, the student will be able to understand the various types of games including cash games and tournaments or GPP's and the rake. The student will also be guided to understand and be able to calculate various factors based on entries and rake and the student will understand and calculate the overlay in GPP's.
In this lecture, the student will be able to understand the lingo used by DFS players to describe certain situations that may be encountered playing DFS.
In this lesson, the student will be able to understand some of the analytical language used in Daily Fantasy Sports.
This lesson introduces the section on the differences and rules of Lineup building and scoring.
In this lecture, the student will be able to understand the scoring rules for Fan Duel.
In this lecture, the student will be able to understand the scoring rules for Draft Kings.
In this lesson, the student will understand what score it takes to win by analysis of a winning lineup in both GPP tournaments and cash games.
This lesson is an introduction to the section on researching the important factors of MLB DFS
In this lesson, the student will be able to find information on pitchers by observing a demonstration that shows where to find the information required that is important for daily fantasy sports baseball.
In this lesson, research on hitters statistics is discussed and a demonstration is shown on where to find the information you need to choose hitters for your lineups that have a high potential to score.
In this lesson, other factors are discussed such as weather, ballpark, and handiness splits. This is the last lecture of this course. Hope you enjoy the journey.
I am a retired Navy Chief in the engineering field. I have 30 experience as an Instructor. I have 15 years with Nova Southeastern University teaching in the Computer and Information field. I believe we create our own pathway in life and that where you have been does not indicate where you are going but it is a reflection of where you are now. You create your own reality. I love baseball, golf, and daily fantasy sports.