MLB Draftkings Picks for Apr 1, 2024

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
Michael Wacha KC $8,300 19.69 2.37
Joe Boyle OAK $7,500 17.83 2.38
Charlie Morton ATL $8,800 17.74 2.02
Triston McKenzie CLE $9,000 17.64 1.96

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Boyle OAK $7,500 17.83 2.38
Michael Wacha KC $8,300 19.69 2.37
Dean Kremer BAL $7,200 15.28 2.12
Cristopher Sanchez PHI $7,700 16.23 2.11

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
J.T. Realmuto PHI $4,200 8.88 2.11
Willson Contreras STL $3,800 8.68 2.28
Will Smith LAD $4,600 8.45 1.84
Francisco Alvarez NYM $3,200 8.16 2.55

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Luke Maile CIN $2,300 6.56 2.85
Francisco Alvarez NYM $3,200 8.16 2.55
Tom Murphy SF $3,200 7.85 2.45
Jake Rogers DET $3,400 7.90 2.32

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Freddie Freeman LAD $6,100 10.22 1.68
Matt Olson ATL $6,100 10.12 1.66
Bryce Harper PHI $5,700 9.77 1.71
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. TOR $5,500 9.23 1.68

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Luke Maile CIN $2,300 6.56 2.85
Francisco Alvarez NYM $3,200 8.16 2.55
Tom Murphy SF $3,200 7.85 2.45
Jake Rogers DET $3,400 7.90 2.32

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,600 11.62 2.08
Andres Gimenez CLE $4,400 9.93 2.26
Jose Altuve HOU $5,300 9.64 1.82
Ketel Marte ARI $5,200 9.21 1.77

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Santiago Espinal CIN $3,000 7.06 2.35
Enmanuel Valdez BOS $3,300 7.56 2.29
Andres Gimenez CLE $4,400 9.93 2.26
Cavan Biggio TOR $3,000 6.72 2.24

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,200 11.40 1.84
Corey Seager TEX $5,800 10.63 1.83
Trea Turner PHI $6,000 9.81 1.63
CJ Abrams WSH $4,600 9.49 2.06

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alika Williams PIT $2,000 5.13 2.57
Orlando Arcia ATL $3,100 7.26 2.34
Brayan Rocchio CLE $2,600 5.87 2.26
Nick Ahmed SF $2,500 5.22 2.09

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Riley ATL $5,700 10.38 1.82
Trey Lipscomb WSH $2,200 9.55 4.34
Ke’Bryan Hayes PIT $4,300 9.52 2.21
Rafael Devers BOS $5,400 9.19 1.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Lipscomb WSH $2,200 9.55 4.34
Graham Pauley SD $2,700 7.21 2.67
Ernie Clement TOR $2,300 6.01 2.61
Ildemaro Vargas WSH $2,600 6.74 2.59

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,500 14.14 2.17
Juan Soto NYY $6,400 12.57 1.96
Aaron Judge NYY $6,200 11.13 1.79
Adolis Garcia TEX $5,600 11.03 1.97
Marcell Ozuna ATL $4,700 10.69 2.27
Taylor Ward LAA $4,100 10.40 2.54
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,600 10.22 1.82
Mike Trout LAA $5,900 10.09 1.71

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Michael A. Taylor PIT $2,500 7.56 3.02
Victor Robles WSH $2,400 6.93 2.89
Victor Scott II STL $2,000 5.65 2.83
Dominic Fletcher CWS $2,400 6.33 2.64
Nick Gordon MIA $2,700 7.01 2.60
Edward Olivares PIT $3,200 8.29 2.59
Travis Jankowski TEX $2,400 6.17 2.57
Austin Slater SF $2,800 7.13 2.55

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.