MLB FanDuel Picks for Apr 20, 2023

Daily Player Picks

Updated Throughout the Day

Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


Pitchers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Patrick Sandoval LAA $9,400 31.25 3.32
Kodai Senga NYM $11,000 30.47 2.77
Nestor Cortes NYY $10,500 29.62 2.82
Michael Wacha SD $8,700 28.66 3.29

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roansy Contreras PIT $7,300 25.81 3.54
Patrick Sandoval LAA $9,400 31.25 3.32
Michael Wacha SD $8,700 28.66 3.29
Michael Grove LAD $6,000 18.39 3.07

Catcher/First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $3,600 13.93 3.87
Pete Alonso NYM $4,300 13.61 3.16
Anthony Rizzo NYY $3,500 10.77 3.08
J.T. Realmuto PHI $2,900 10.70 3.69

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $3,600 13.93 3.87
Gabriel Moreno ARI $2,600 9.96 3.83
Christian Walker ARI $2,700 10.18 3.77
LaMonte Wade Jr. SF $2,700 10.04 3.72

Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nico Hoerner CHC $3,700 13.09 3.54
Jonathan India CIN $3,600 11.80 3.28
Ji Hwan Bae PIT $3,000 11.75 3.92
Gleyber Torres NYY $3,400 10.99 3.23

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Edouard Julien MIN $2,400 10.50 4.38
Ji Hwan Bae PIT $3,000 11.75 3.92
Bryson Stott PHI $2,900 10.41 3.59
Nico Hoerner CHC $3,700 13.09 3.54

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Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Francisco Lindor NYM $4,200 13.49 3.21
Trea Turner PHI $3,500 12.99 3.71
Dansby Swanson CHC $3,200 11.73 3.67
Xander Bogaerts SD $3,800 11.32 2.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trea Turner PHI $3,500 12.99 3.71
Dansby Swanson CHC $3,200 11.73 3.67
Anthony Volpe NYY $2,800 10.23 3.65
Alan Trejo COL $2,100 7.64 3.64

Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rafael Devers BOS $4,400 13.44 3.05
Max Muncy LAD $4,100 12.69 3.09
Patrick Wisdom CHC $4,000 12.27 3.07
Josh Rojas ARI $3,100 11.64 3.75

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Yu Chang BOS $2,000 8.68 4.34
Eduardo Escobar NYM $2,400 9.20 3.83
Josh Rojas ARI $3,100 11.64 3.75
Ke’Bryan Hayes PIT $2,900 10.39 3.58

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Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Judge NYY $4,200 13.84 3.29
Corbin Carroll ARI $3,300 13.51 4.09
Bryan Reynolds PIT $4,100 13.24 3.23
Brandon Nimmo NYM $3,300 12.90 3.91
Mike Trout LAA $4,300 12.65 2.94
Ian Happ CHC $3,500 12.65 3.62
Joey Gallo MIN $3,200 12.40 3.88
Kyle Schwarber PHI $3,100 12.34 3.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Max Kepler MIN $2,400 10.77 4.49
Mark Canha NYM $2,700 11.12 4.12
Corbin Carroll ARI $3,300 13.51 4.09
Kyle Schwarber PHI $3,100 12.34 3.98
Jake McCarthy ARI $2,400 9.40 3.92
Trevor Larnach MIN $2,800 10.96 3.91
Brandon Nimmo NYM $3,300 12.90 3.91
Joey Gallo MIN $3,200 12.40 3.88

Picks are based on historical performance and match-up. Picks are updated regularly, but we advise that you keep up to date on late-day roster moves and injuries – those are not taken into consideration. Sports from the Basement provides┬áno warranty on these suggestions and readers should make picks at their own risk. Sample lineups are provided as thought-starters, and are not intended for direct use.