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The Atlanta Braves haven't made a World Series appearance since 1999 and haven't won one since 1995. On Thursday, they can eliminate the Los Angeles Dodgers and give themselves a chance to hoist the Commissioner's Trophy once again. One player that could push the Braves through to the Fall Classic is left fielder Eddie Rosario, who has been money over the last three NLCS games. In Games 2 and 4, he went 4-for-5 from the plate, and in the Braves 9-2 win on Wednesday, he hit two home runs to come away with four RBI.

For a player that has nine hits, two walks and a pair of homers in his last three games, Rosario offers quite a bit of value in Dodgers vs. Braves NLCS Game 5 MLB DFS lineups. Although he doesn't have much of a résumé against Los Angeles starter Corey Knebel, his strong play in recent games is tough to overlook. Should you take a chance on Rosario to continue his strong run of play, or has the ship sailed on his production in the series? Before finalizing any MLB DFS picks for Braves vs. Dodgers NLCS Game 5, be sure to check out the MLB DFS advice, strategy and projections from SportsLine daily Fantasy expert Mike McClure.

McClure is a daily Fantasy pro who has won almost $2 million in his career. And when it comes to daily Fantasy baseball, McClure is at his best. Recognized in the book "Fantasy Football (and Baseball) for Smart People: How to Turn Your Hobby into a Fortune" as a top MLB DFS player, McClure's proprietary projection model simulates each game 10,000 times, taking factors such as matchups and recent results into account. This allows him to find the best values on every site.

On Tuesday, McClure listed Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager among his top MLB DFS picks on FanDuel and DraftKings. The result: Seager hit an early two-run home run and walked later in the game as part of a 6-5 Dodgers Game 3 win, which returned 18 points on DraftKings and 25.2 points on FanDuel. Anybody that included him in their lineups was well on the way to a profitable day.

Now, with the MLB playoffs 2021 continuing on Thursday, October 21, McClure has locked in his top MLB daily Fantasy picks. Head to SportsLine now to see them

McClure's top MLB DFS picks for Thursday, October 21

One of McClure's top MLB DFS picks for Thursday is Dodgers second baseman Trea Turner. After coming away with a couple of singles to open up the championship series, Turner has been quiet offensively over the last three games.

He should be able to turn things around in Game 5, as he has been solid in past meetings with Braves starting pitcher Max Fried. This season, he's 3-for-10 against the Atlanta starter, with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored. Turner has been particularly strong in clutch scenarios and had 23 RBI in 52 at bats this season with two outs and runners in scoring position. When Dodgers games have been tied in 2021, he's hit 12 doubles and eight home runs in 202 at bats.

Another key in McClure's optimal MLB DFS strategy includes rostering Atlanta outfielder Adam Duvall. Duvall has been a productive hitter for the Braves in the last two games and has two RBI in each. In Wednesday's Game 4 win, he hit a home run in the second inning to get the scoring going, and his batting totals have improved over the course of the postseason.

Duvall has three multi-hit games out of Atlanta's eight playoff games, and faces off against Knebel for the first time since 2017. During that year, he had just three at bats against the righty, but one of them resulted in an RBI. This season, Duvall has been a reliable hitter in run-scoring situations as with runners in scoring position, Duvall has hit .326 and has 85 RBI. That could pay big dividends on Thursday, as Atlanta hitters have had no trouble reaching base against Los Angeles pitching through the NLCS.

How to set your MLB DFS lineups for Thursday, October 21

McClure is also targeting an undervalued player who is set to explode for huge numbers on Thursday. The stars are aligning for him to return tournament-winning value and he comes at a price that won't break the bank. You can only see who it is here.

So what are the top MLB DFS picks for Thursday, October 21? Visit SportsLine now to see DFS millionaire Mike McClure's complete player pool and picks for FanDuel and DraftKings, and cash in big on MLB DFS.