MLB Draftkings Picks for Oct 9, 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
Zac Gallen ARI $8,500 17.97 2.11
Bobby Miller LAD $6,900 17.46 2.53
Max Fried ATL $8,000 17.37 2.17
Zack Wheeler PHI $8,800 16.62 1.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Miller LAD $6,900 17.46 2.53
Max Fried ATL $8,000 17.37 2.17
Zac Gallen ARI $8,500 17.97 2.11
Zack Wheeler PHI $8,800 16.62 1.89

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Will Smith LAD $4,500 8.31 1.85
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,200 7.76 1.85
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,100 7.73 2.49
Travis d’Arnaud ATL $3,500 6.39 1.82

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,100 7.73 2.49
Will Smith LAD $4,500 8.31 1.85
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,200 7.76 1.85
Travis d’Arnaud ATL $3,500 6.39 1.82

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $6,000 10.67 1.78
Matt Olson ATL $5,800 10.07 1.74
Christian Walker ARI $4,300 9.91 2.30
Bryce Harper PHI $5,000 9.69 1.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,100 7.73 2.49
Christian Walker ARI $4,300 9.91 2.30
Bryce Harper PHI $5,000 9.69 1.94
Will Smith LAD $4,500 8.31 1.85

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,100 10.22 2.00
Ketel Marte ARI $4,400 9.25 2.10
Bryson Stott PHI $3,800 7.62 2.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ketel Marte ARI $4,400 9.25 2.10
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,100 10.22 2.00
Bryson Stott PHI $3,800 7.62 2.00

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trea Turner PHI $5,200 9.82 1.89
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $3,200 6.03 1.89
Orlando Arcia ATL $3,200 5.85 1.83
Miguel Rojas LAD $2,600 5.82 2.24

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Miguel Rojas LAD $2,600 5.82 2.24
Trea Turner PHI $5,200 9.82 1.89
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $3,200 6.03 1.89
Orlando Arcia ATL $3,200 5.85 1.83

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Riley ATL $4,800 9.07 1.89
Max Muncy LAD $4,200 8.89 2.12
Alec Bohm PHI $3,700 8.18 2.21
Evan Longoria ARI $2,800 5.63 2.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alec Bohm PHI $3,700 8.18 2.21
Max Muncy LAD $4,200 8.89 2.12
Evan Longoria ARI $2,800 5.63 2.01
Austin Riley ATL $4,800 9.07 1.89

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,500 12.88 1.98
Corbin Carroll ARI $5,600 11.91 2.13
Marcell Ozuna ATL $4,000 9.65 2.41
J.D. Martinez LAD $4,300 9.20 2.14
Nick Castellanos PHI $4,100 9.04 2.20
Tommy Pham ARI $3,700 8.60 2.32
Kyle Schwarber PHI $4,600 8.25 1.79
James Outman LAD $3,600 7.78 2.16

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cristian Pache PHI $2,100 5.21 2.48
Johan Rojas PHI $2,700 6.56 2.43
Marcell Ozuna ATL $4,000 9.65 2.41
Tommy Pham ARI $3,700 8.60 2.32
Jason Heyward LAD $3,100 6.99 2.26
Alek Thomas ARI $2,900 6.56 2.26
Nick Castellanos PHI $4,100 9.04 2.20
James Outman LAD $3,600 7.78 2.16

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.