MLB Draftkings Picks for Apr 27, 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
Tyler Glasnow LAD $11,800 23.04 1.95
Sonny Gray STL $10,200 20.57 2.02
Mitchell Parker WSH $8,200 19.55 2.38
Aaron Civale TB $9,100 19.26 2.12

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Mitchell Parker WSH $8,200 19.55 2.38
Joe Ross MIL $6,200 13.83 2.23
Charlie Morton ATL $7,900 16.78 2.12
Aaron Civale TB $9,100 19.26 2.12

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,400 11.54 2.14
Willson Contreras STL $4,600 9.29 2.02
Will Smith LAD $8,000 9.18 1.15
Ryan Jeffers MIN $4,000 8.67 2.17

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor Wong BOS $3,100 8.22 2.65
Gary Sanchez MIL $3,000 7.78 2.59
James McCann BAL $2,500 6.22 2.49
Matt Thaiss LAA $2,700 6.40 2.37

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,400 11.54 2.14
Bryce Harper PHI $6,000 10.07 1.68
Willson Contreras STL $4,600 9.29 2.02
Will Smith LAD $8,000 9.18 1.15

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Austin Shenton TB $2,000 5.83 2.91
Connor Wong BOS $3,100 8.22 2.65
Gary Sanchez MIL $3,000 7.78 2.59
James McCann BAL $2,500 6.22 2.49

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Altuve HOU $5,600 11.04 1.97
Edouard Julien MIN $3,900 9.76 2.50
Ozzie Albies ATL $4,800 9.41 1.96
Marcus Semien TEX $5,400 9.17 1.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Adam Frazier KC $2,500 6.61 2.64
Nicky Lopez CWS $2,300 5.83 2.54
Edouard Julien MIN $3,900 9.76 2.50
Luis Garcia Jr. WSH $3,200 7.98 2.49

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Elly De La Cruz CIN $5,900 13.40 2.27
Gunnar Henderson BAL $6,000 11.49 1.92
CJ Abrams WSH $4,800 10.72 2.23
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $5,300 10.51 1.98

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Neto LAA $2,500 8.02 3.21
Nick Ahmed SF $2,100 5.35 2.55
Willi Castro MIN $2,900 7.41 2.55
Nick Allen OAK $2,000 4.97 2.48

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Ramirez CLE $5,900 9.74 1.65
Rafael Devers BOS $5,100 8.99 1.76
Jordan Westburg BAL $4,800 8.86 1.85
Isaac Paredes TB $4,700 8.73 1.86

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nick Senzel WSH $2,300 6.70 2.91
Eguy Rosario SD $2,600 7.36 2.83
Trey Lipscomb WSH $2,600 7.02 2.70
Josh Rojas SEA $3,100 8.04 2.59

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ronald Acuna Jr. ATL $6,600 11.31 1.71
Juan Soto NYY $6,300 11.18 1.77
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,500 11.15 2.03
Marcell Ozuna ATL $5,500 10.69 1.94
Kyle Tucker HOU $5,800 10.48 1.81
Mike Trout LAA $6,500 10.34 1.59
Evan Carter TEX $4,300 9.98 2.32
Wilyer Abreu BOS $3,700 9.98 2.70

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dairon Blanco KC $2,300 9.94 4.32
Pete Crow-Armstrong CHC $2,200 7.11 3.23
Wenceel Perez DET $3,000 8.87 2.96
Alec Burleson STL $2,100 6.21 2.96
Austin Martin MIN $2,400 6.86 2.86
Jo Adell LAA $2,800 7.73 2.76
Travis Jankowski TEX $2,400 6.60 2.75
Tyrone Taylor NYM $2,800 7.59 2.71

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.