MLB Draftkings Picks for Sep 29, 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
Nathan Eovaldi TEX $9,300 19.41 2.09
Aaron Civale TB $8,000 17.75 2.22
Dylan Cease CWS $8,900 17.10 1.92
Carlos Rodon NYY $7,100 17.07 2.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Carlos Rodon NYY $7,100 17.07 2.40
Aaron Civale TB $8,000 17.75 2.22
Nick Pivetta BOS $7,600 16.74 2.20
Nathan Eovaldi TEX $9,300 19.41 2.09

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Jeffers MIN $4,200 9.97 2.37
William Contreras MIL $4,800 9.31 1.94
Logan O’Hoppe LAA $3,700 9.11 2.46
Bo Naylor CLE $3,800 8.70 2.29

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Wells NYY $2,900 7.51 2.59
Logan O’Hoppe LAA $3,700 9.11 2.46
Martin Maldonado HOU $2,600 6.29 2.42
Rene Pinto TB $2,600 6.21 2.39

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $6,000 11.30 1.88
Matt Olson ATL $6,400 11.09 1.73
Yandy Diaz TB $5,000 10.09 2.02
Ryan Jeffers MIN $4,200 9.97 2.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dominic Smith WAS $2,600 7.05 2.71
Austin Wells NYY $2,900 7.51 2.59
Logan O’Hoppe LAA $3,700 9.11 2.46
Ryan O’Hearn BAL $3,700 9.12 2.46

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,600 10.48 1.87
Jose Altuve HOU $6,000 10.27 1.71
Ketel Marte ARI $5,300 9.99 1.88
Zack Gelof OAK $4,500 9.79 2.18

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brendan Rodgers COL $3,800 9.46 2.49
Luis Garcia WAS $3,400 8.05 2.37
Zack Gelof OAK $4,500 9.79 2.18
Brice Turang MIL $3,100 6.60 2.13

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,200 10.60 1.71
Corey Seager TEX $6,500 10.50 1.62
CJ Abrams WAS $5,000 10.38 2.08
Xander Bogaerts SD $4,600 10.32 2.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nick Allen OAK $2,100 5.27 2.51
Jorge Mateo BAL $3,000 6.88 2.29
Brayan Rocchio CLE $2,500 5.67 2.27
Xander Bogaerts SD $4,600 10.32 2.24

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Riley ATL $5,400 10.28 1.90
Jose Ramirez CLE $6,000 10.16 1.69
Rafael Devers BOS $4,900 9.27 1.89
Ke’Bryan Hayes PIT $4,900 8.85 1.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Oswald Peraza NYY $2,600 6.69 2.57
Curtis Mead TB $2,900 7.37 2.54
Maikel Garcia KC $3,900 8.38 2.15
Junior Caminero TB $2,900 5.79 2.00

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,800 13.91 2.05
Juan Soto SD $5,200 12.45 2.39
Corbin Carroll ARI $6,100 11.85 1.94
Aaron Judge NYY $6,300 11.55 1.83
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,600 11.19 2.00
Nolan Jones COL $4,800 11.17 2.33
TJ Friedl CIN $4,800 10.90 2.27
Jazz Chisholm Jr. MIA $5,400 10.01 1.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sean Bouchard COL $2,600 9.08 3.49
Forrest Wall ATL $2,300 7.30 3.17
Estevan Florial NYY $2,500 7.69 3.08
Lawrence Butler OAK $2,200 6.30 2.86
Heston Kjerstad BAL $2,700 7.47 2.77
Jordan Luplow MIN $2,800 7.76 2.77
Jack Suwinski PIT $3,400 9.39 2.76
Garrett Mitchell MIL $3,200 8.63 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.