5 Daily Fantasy Baseball Value Plays for 5/2/17

Curtis Granderson has struggled to start 2017, but the Mets have an appealing implied total for their matchup with R.A. Dickey.

In a daily fantasy sport like baseball, where even a top-end hitter will post a dud with some regularity, finding productive players at the lower end of the pricing spectrum can often be the difference between a good lineup and a great lineup.

Those low-priced guys aren't always going to jump out to you with name recognition, but taking a dive into some of the advanced analytics, with a hand from our projections and game information and starting lineups page, we can find players well-positioned for strong production while also not forcing you to break the bank.

Let's get right into it and take a look at where we can find value on today's slate.