MLB Draftkings Picks for Sep 30, 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
Spencer Strider ATL $12,800 21.75 1.70
Clayton Kershaw LAD $10,800 20.70 1.92
Luis Castillo SEA $10,300 20.18 1.96
Merrill Kelly ARI $9,600 19.11 1.99

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Taijuan Walker PHI $8,200 17.80 2.17
Kutter Crawford BOS $6,800 14.08 2.07
Mike Clevinger CWS $8,600 17.57 2.04
Michael Wacha SD $9,200 18.77 2.04

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $4,700 9.27 1.97
Adley Rutschman BAL $5,300 8.66 1.63
J.T. Realmuto PHI $5,000 8.41 1.68
Salvador Perez KC $4,300 8.19 1.91

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Shea Langeliers OAK $3,000 7.62 2.54
Austin Barnes LAD $2,500 6.30 2.52
Kyle Higashioka NYY $2,900 7.05 2.43
Yan Gomes CHC $3,100 7.52 2.43

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $6,200 11.65 1.88
Matt Olson ATL $6,400 11.10 1.74
Bryce Harper PHI $6,100 10.89 1.78
Alex Kirilloff MIN $4,300 9.76 2.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dominic Smith WAS $2,700 7.26 2.69
Shea Langeliers OAK $3,000 7.62 2.54
Austin Barnes LAD $2,500 6.30 2.52
Ryan Noda OAK $3,400 8.32 2.45

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,700 11.14 1.95
Edouard Julien MIN $4,800 10.30 2.15
Jose Altuve HOU $6,100 9.79 1.61
Marcus Semien TEX $5,900 9.75 1.65

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Michael Massey KC $3,100 7.79 2.51
Enmanuel Valdez BOS $3,200 7.79 2.44
Luis Garcia WAS $3,400 7.92 2.33
Brendan Rodgers COL $3,800 8.75 2.30

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,300 10.89 1.73
Xander Bogaerts SD $4,600 10.56 2.30
CJ Abrams WAS $4,700 10.11 2.15
Corey Seager TEX $6,500 9.85 1.52

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brayan Rocchio CLE $2,600 6.71 2.58
J.P. Crawford SEA $4,000 9.29 2.32
Nick Allen OAK $2,100 4.85 2.31
Xander Bogaerts SD $4,600 10.56 2.30

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Ramirez CLE $6,000 10.01 1.67
Austin Riley ATL $5,600 9.82 1.75
Rafael Devers BOS $5,000 9.55 1.91
Max Muncy LAD $4,800 9.21 1.92

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Casey Schmitt SF $2,000 5.19 2.60
Oswald Peraza NYY $2,700 6.84 2.53
Curtis Mead TB $3,100 7.67 2.47
Jordan Diaz OAK $2,400 5.65 2.35

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,800 14.15 2.08
Juan Soto SD $5,200 12.16 2.34
Aaron Judge NYY $6,300 11.85 1.88
Corbin Carroll ARI $5,900 11.80 2.00
Nolan Jones COL $4,600 11.04 2.40
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,800 10.74 1.85
Max Kepler MIN $5,100 10.64 2.09
J.D. Martinez LAD $5,200 10.46 2.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Slater SF $2,500 7.61 3.04
Sam Haggerty SEA $2,500 7.37 2.95
Tyrone Taylor MIL $3,100 8.61 2.78
Blake Perkins MIL $2,500 6.63 2.65
Luis Matos SF $2,400 6.34 2.64
JJ Bleday OAK $2,800 7.34 2.62
Cristian Pache PHI $2,100 5.41 2.57
Oswaldo Cabrera NYY $2,500 6.29 2.51

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.