MLB Draftkings Picks for Oct 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
Ranger Suarez PHI $8,600 16.14 1.88
Brandon Pfaadt ARI $7,700 11.00 1.43
Andrew Heaney TEX $7,000 8.70 1.24
Jose Urquidy HOU $7,500 8.19 1.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ranger Suarez PHI $8,600 16.14 1.88
Brandon Pfaadt ARI $7,700 11.00 1.43
Andrew Heaney TEX $7,000 8.70 1.24
Jose Urquidy HOU $7,500 8.19 1.09

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,300 8.75 2.03
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,400 8.18 2.40
Mitch Garver TEX $3,600 7.84 2.18
Jonah Heim TEX $3,200 7.60 2.38

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,400 8.18 2.40
Jonah Heim TEX $3,200 7.60 2.38
Mitch Garver TEX $3,600 7.84 2.18
Martin Maldonado HOU $2,800 5.78 2.06

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bryce Harper PHI $5,400 11.63 2.15
Christian Walker ARI $4,400 9.77 2.22
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,300 8.75 2.03
Jose Abreu HOU $4,100 8.34 2.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,400 8.18 2.40
Jonah Heim TEX $3,200 7.60 2.38
Christian Walker ARI $4,400 9.77 2.22
Mitch Garver TEX $3,600 7.84 2.18

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ketel Marte ARI $4,500 9.59 2.13
Jose Altuve HOU $5,700 9.32 1.64
Marcus Semien TEX $5,200 9.04 1.74
Bryson Stott PHI $3,800 8.11 2.13

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ketel Marte ARI $4,500 9.59 2.13
Bryson Stott PHI $3,800 8.11 2.13
Marcus Semien TEX $5,200 9.04 1.74
Jose Altuve HOU $5,700 9.32 1.64

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trea Turner PHI $5,600 11.18 2.00
Corey Seager TEX $6,200 9.83 1.59
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $2,900 6.33 2.18
Jeremy Pena HOU $3,400 6.19 1.82

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $2,900 6.33 2.18
Trea Turner PHI $5,600 11.18 2.00
Jeremy Pena HOU $3,400 6.19 1.82
Corey Seager TEX $6,200 9.83 1.59

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Jung TEX $4,000 8.08 2.02
Alex Bregman HOU $4,800 8.05 1.68
Alec Bohm PHI $3,700 8.00 2.16
Evan Longoria ARI $3,000 5.71 1.90

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Emmanuel Rivera ARI $2,500 5.42 2.17
Alec Bohm PHI $3,700 8.00 2.16
Josh Jung TEX $4,000 8.08 2.02
Evan Longoria ARI $3,000 5.71 1.90

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Yordan Alvarez HOU $6,300 11.83 1.88
Corbin Carroll ARI $5,500 10.62 1.93
Nick Castellanos PHI $4,600 10.28 2.24
Kyle Schwarber PHI $4,700 9.99 2.13
Adolis Garcia TEX $5,000 9.70 1.94
Evan Carter TEX $4,200 9.45 2.25
Kyle Tucker HOU $5,100 9.24 1.81
Mauricio Dubon HOU $2,900 8.20 2.83

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mauricio Dubon HOU $2,900 8.20 2.83
Brandon Marsh PHI $3,000 7.64 2.55
Leody Taveras TEX $3,100 7.89 2.54
Johan Rojas PHI $2,900 6.86 2.37
Evan Carter TEX $4,200 9.45 2.25
Nick Castellanos PHI $4,600 10.28 2.24
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. ARI $3,200 7.12 2.23
Tommy Pham ARI $3,500 7.74 2.21

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.