MLB Draftkings Picks for Sep 19, 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
Luis Castillo SEA $11,300 22.98 2.03
Blake Snell SD $10,600 22.98 2.17
Spencer Strider ATL $12,800 20.97 1.64
Zac Gallen ARI $9,800 19.05 1.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Taj Bradley TB $7,900 18.31 2.32
Braxton Garrett MIA $8,200 18.90 2.31
Blake Snell SD $10,600 22.98 2.17
Luis Castillo SEA $11,300 22.98 2.03

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,100 9.47 1.86
Yainer Diaz HOU $4,400 8.84 2.01
Bo Naylor CLE $3,200 8.39 2.62
Luis Campusano SD $3,300 8.34 2.53

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bo Naylor CLE $3,200 8.39 2.62
James McCann BAL $2,800 7.27 2.60
Drew Millas WAS $2,600 6.76 2.60
Jake Rogers DET $3,100 7.90 2.55

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $6,100 10.39 1.70
Matt Olson ATL $6,400 10.24 1.60
Josh Naylor CLE $4,300 9.92 2.31
Bryce Harper PHI $6,000 9.63 1.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ji Man Choi SD $2,600 7.14 2.75
Dominic Smith WAS $2,800 7.60 2.72
Bo Naylor CLE $3,200 8.39 2.62
Drew Millas WAS $2,600 6.76 2.60

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Altuve HOU $6,300 11.76 1.87
Jorge Polanco MIN $4,900 10.08 2.06
Davis Schneider TOR $5,200 9.45 1.82
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,900 9.40 1.59

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andy Ibanez DET $2,900 7.46 2.57
Andres Gimenez CLE $3,700 9.20 2.49
Luis Garcia WAS $3,000 7.45 2.48
Adam Frazier BAL $3,000 7.12 2.37

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trea Turner PHI $6,200 12.23 1.97
Corey Seager TEX $6,700 10.80 1.61
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,100 10.49 1.72
CJ Abrams WAS $4,800 10.12 2.11

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gabriel Arias CLE $2,700 6.92 2.56
Zach Neto LAA $3,100 7.52 2.43
Nick Allen OAK $2,100 5.05 2.41
Tim Anderson CWS $3,300 7.57 2.29

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Royce Lewis MIN $5,500 11.55 2.10
Jose Ramirez CLE $5,700 10.35 1.82
Max Muncy LAD $5,000 9.95 1.99
Rafael Devers BOS $5,200 9.94 1.91

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Curtis Mead TB $2,400 7.15 2.98
Mark Vientos NYM $2,600 6.62 2.55
Eguy Rosario SD $2,700 6.71 2.49
Yoan Moncada CWS $3,500 8.39 2.40

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,900 13.32 1.93
Julio Rodriguez SEA $6,500 11.17 1.72
Yordan Alvarez HOU $6,200 11.08 1.79
Kyle Schwarber PHI $5,600 10.86 1.94
Juan Soto SD $5,700 10.84 1.90
Corbin Carroll ARI $5,600 10.51 1.88
Jorge Soler MIA $5,100 9.95 1.95
Aaron Judge NYY $6,400 9.72 1.52

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Tim Locastro NYM $2,000 6.52 3.26
Brett Phillips LAA $2,400 6.95 2.90
Nelson Velazquez KC $3,100 8.89 2.87
Mark Canha MIL $3,400 9.71 2.85
Blake Perkins MIL $2,200 6.04 2.74
Edward Olivares KC $3,000 8.18 2.73
Johan Rojas PHI $2,800 7.59 2.71
Will Brennan CLE $2,500 6.74 2.70

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.