MLB Draftkings Picks for Apr 24, 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
Joe Ryan MIN $10,400 20.60 1.98
Jordan Montgomery ARI $8,700 17.20 1.98
Clarke Schmidt NYY $8,900 15.79 1.77
Nick Lodolo CIN $9,300 15.42 1.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Joe Boyle OAK $6,200 13.45 2.17
Dean Kremer BAL $6,600 13.67 2.07
Kyle Gibson STL $6,800 13.70 2.02
Jordan Montgomery ARI $8,700 17.20 1.98

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,200 10.91 2.10
Ryan Jeffers MIN $4,100 8.66 2.11
Adley Rutschman BAL $5,100 8.65 1.70
Willson Contreras STL $4,400 8.55 1.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Chadwick Tromp ATL $2,600 6.61 2.54
James McCann BAL $2,500 6.11 2.44
Victor Caratini HOU $2,700 6.45 2.39
Danny Jansen TOR $3,400 8.13 2.39

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,200 10.91 2.10
Josh Naylor CLE $9,200 9.41 1.02
Ryan Mountcastle BAL $4,500 9.20 2.04
Freddie Freeman LAD $5,700 9.17 1.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Pavin Smith ARI $2,600 7.61 2.93
Ryan Noda OAK $2,800 7.21 2.57
Chadwick Tromp ATL $2,600 6.61 2.54
James McCann BAL $2,500 6.11 2.44

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Altuve HOU $5,500 9.98 1.82
Xander Bogaerts SD $5,000 9.39 1.88
Marcus Semien TEX $5,300 8.88 1.68
Nico Hoerner CHC $4,200 8.39 2.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Edmundo Sosa PHI $2,500 7.42 2.97
Buddy Kennedy DET $2,300 5.90 2.56
Luis Garcia Jr. WSH $3,300 8.20 2.49
Jeff McNeil NYM $3,200 7.14 2.23

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Elly De La Cruz CIN $5,800 12.35 2.13
CJ Abrams WSH $4,800 11.74 2.45
Gunnar Henderson BAL $5,800 10.62 1.83
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,300 10.46 1.66

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
CJ Abrams WSH $4,800 11.74 2.45
Zach Neto LAA $2,500 6.03 2.41
Blaze Alexander ARI $3,700 8.82 2.38
Masyn Winn STL $2,700 6.17 2.28

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Alec Bohm PHI $4,500 10.40 2.31
Jordan Westburg BAL $4,600 9.76 2.12
Isaac Paredes TB $4,600 9.08 1.97
Austin Riley ATL $5,800 8.94 1.54

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Danny Mendick CWS $2,600 7.62 2.93
Josh Rojas SEA $2,900 8.37 2.88
Eguy Rosario SD $3,100 8.50 2.74
Brett Baty NYM $2,900 6.88 2.37

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,500 11.51 1.77
Fernando Tatis Jr. SD $6,100 10.56 1.73
Marcell Ozuna ATL $5,500 10.49 1.91
Wenceel Perez DET $2,500 10.31 4.12
Juan Soto NYY $6,200 10.31 1.66
Mike Trout LAA $6,300 10.22 1.62
Colton Cowser BAL $4,800 10.08 2.10
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,400 10.01 1.85

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Wenceel Perez DET $2,500 10.31 4.12
Lawrence Butler OAK $2,200 6.40 2.91
Cristian Pache PHI $2,000 5.64 2.82
Tyrone Taylor NYM $2,800 7.81 2.79
Daulton Varsho TOR $3,500 9.48 2.71
Jo Adell LAA $2,800 7.60 2.71
Mike Tauchman CHC $3,300 8.74 2.65
Sean Bouchard COL $3,100 8.20 2.64

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.