MLB Draftkings Picks for Apr 2, 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
Luis Castillo SEA $9,400 21.41 2.28
Shane Bieber CLE $8,800 18.15 2.06
Jesus Luzardo MIA $9,600 17.72 1.85
Yu Darvish SD $8,200 16.68 2.03

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Luis Castillo SEA $9,400 21.41 2.28
Shane Bieber CLE $8,800 18.15 2.06
Adrian Houser NYM $6,800 13.90 2.04
Spencer Turnbull PHI $6,500 13.18 2.03

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Willson Contreras STL $3,800 9.10 2.39
Adley Rutschman BAL $4,800 8.94 1.86
William Contreras MIL $9,000 8.62 0.96
Bo Naylor CLE $4,100 8.58 2.09

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chadwick Tromp ATL $2,600 7.25 2.79
Garrett Stubbs PHI $2,200 5.94 2.70
Yainer Diaz HOU $3,300 8.18 2.48
Francisco Alvarez NYM $3,300 8.02 2.43

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bryce Harper PHI $5,600 10.36 1.85
Freddie Freeman LAD $5,800 10.07 1.74
Matt Olson ATL $5,900 9.46 1.60
Yandy Diaz TB $5,100 9.44 1.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chadwick Tromp ATL $2,600 7.25 2.79
Garrett Stubbs PHI $2,200 5.94 2.70
Yainer Diaz HOU $3,300 8.18 2.48
Francisco Alvarez NYM $3,300 8.02 2.43

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,400 12.06 2.23
Jose Altuve HOU $5,300 9.86 1.86
Andres Gimenez CLE $4,300 9.74 2.26
Ketel Marte ARI $5,200 9.37 1.80

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Braden Shewmake CWS $2,100 7.36 3.50
Andres Gimenez CLE $4,300 9.74 2.26
Ozzie Albies ATL $5,400 12.06 2.23
Jonathan India CIN $4,200 9.14 2.18

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,200 11.59 1.87
Corey Seager TEX $5,900 10.97 1.86
Trea Turner PHI $6,000 10.08 1.68
Francisco Lindor NYM $5,000 9.44 1.89

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Garrett Hampson KC $2,200 6.18 2.81
Ernie Clement TOR $2,500 6.01 2.40
Josh Smith TEX $2,300 5.45 2.37
Brayan Rocchio CLE $2,600 5.98 2.30

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Riley ATL $5,600 10.78 1.93
Christopher Morel CHC $4,500 10.20 2.27
Jose Ramirez CLE $5,700 8.90 1.56
Rafael Devers BOS $5,400 8.77 1.62

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pablo Reyes BOS $2,600 6.97 2.68
Christopher Morel CHC $4,500 10.20 2.27
Tyler Wade SD $3,000 6.45 2.15
J.D. Davis OAK $3,700 7.94 2.15

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,500 13.27 2.04
Juan Soto NYY $6,300 11.92 1.89
Adolis Garcia TEX $5,500 11.04 2.01
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,600 10.79 1.93
Aaron Judge NYY $6,100 10.40 1.71
Will Benson CIN $4,000 10.37 2.59
Christian Yelich MIL $9,600 10.08 1.05
Mike Trout LAA $5,800 10.03 1.73

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jorge Barrosa ARI $2,000 5.94 2.97
Tyrone Taylor NYM $2,900 7.65 2.64
Will Benson CIN $4,000 10.37 2.59
Dominic Fletcher CWS $2,400 6.07 2.53
Victor Scott II STL $2,000 4.95 2.47
Brendan Donovan STL $3,600 8.71 2.42
Brandon Marsh PHI $3,600 8.59 2.39
Taylor Ward LAA $4,200 10.02 2.39

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.