MLB Draftkings Picks for Oct 20, 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
Justin Verlander HOU $9,400 18.99 2.02
Cristopher Sanchez PHI $6,900 16.50 2.39
Jordan Montgomery TEX $8,600 14.63 1.70
Joe Mantiply ARI $4,000 2.72 0.68

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cristopher Sanchez PHI $6,900 16.50 2.39
Justin Verlander HOU $9,400 18.99 2.02
Jordan Montgomery TEX $8,600 14.63 1.70
Joe Mantiply ARI $4,000 2.72 0.68

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,200 8.51 2.03
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,200 7.44 2.33
Mitch Garver TEX $3,400 7.04 2.07
Jonah Heim TEX $3,100 6.22 2.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,200 7.44 2.33
Martin Maldonado HOU $2,600 5.69 2.19
Mitch Garver TEX $3,400 7.04 2.07
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,200 8.51 2.03

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bryce Harper PHI $5,500 11.23 2.04
Christian Walker ARI $4,300 9.84 2.29
Jose Abreu HOU $3,900 9.15 2.35
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,200 8.51 2.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Abreu HOU $3,900 9.15 2.35
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,200 7.44 2.33
Christian Walker ARI $4,300 9.84 2.29
Martin Maldonado HOU $2,600 5.69 2.19

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ketel Marte ARI $4,500 9.99 2.22
Jose Altuve HOU $5,600 9.33 1.67
Marcus Semien TEX $5,200 8.58 1.65
Bryson Stott PHI $4,100 7.30 1.78

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ketel Marte ARI $4,500 9.99 2.22
Bryson Stott PHI $4,100 7.30 1.78
Jose Altuve HOU $5,600 9.33 1.67
Marcus Semien TEX $5,200 8.58 1.65

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trea Turner PHI $5,900 10.25 1.74
Corey Seager TEX $6,200 9.54 1.54
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $3,000 6.20 2.07
Jeremy Pena HOU $3,200 6.10 1.91

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Geraldo Perdomo ARI $3,000 6.20 2.07
Jeremy Pena HOU $3,200 6.10 1.91
Trea Turner PHI $5,900 10.25 1.74
Corey Seager TEX $6,200 9.54 1.54

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alex Bregman HOU $4,600 8.18 1.78
Josh Jung TEX $3,800 8.12 2.14
Alec Bohm PHI $3,700 7.90 2.13
Evan Longoria ARI $2,900 5.82 2.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Emmanuel Rivera ARI $2,300 5.50 2.39
Josh Jung TEX $3,800 8.12 2.14
Alec Bohm PHI $3,700 7.90 2.13
Evan Longoria ARI $2,900 5.82 2.01

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Yordan Alvarez HOU $6,300 11.22 1.78
Corbin Carroll ARI $5,400 10.41 1.93
Nick Castellanos PHI $4,800 9.70 2.02
Adolis Garcia TEX $5,000 9.42 1.88
Evan Carter TEX $4,000 8.90 2.22
Kyle Tucker HOU $5,100 8.79 1.72
Kyle Schwarber PHI $4,700 8.72 1.86
Leody Taveras TEX $3,100 8.01 2.58

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mauricio Dubon HOU $2,700 8.01 2.97
Leody Taveras TEX $3,100 8.01 2.58
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. ARI $3,000 7.01 2.34
Brandon Marsh PHI $3,100 7.13 2.30
Tommy Pham ARI $3,300 7.57 2.29
Evan Carter TEX $4,000 8.90 2.22
Chas McCormick HOU $3,500 7.74 2.21
Johan Rojas PHI $2,800 6.05 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.