MLB Draftkings Picks for May 15, 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
Ranger Suarez PHI $12,200 23.06 1.89
Kyle Bradish BAL $11,000 19.90 1.81
Pablo Lopez MIN $9,800 19.81 2.02
Robert Gasser MIL $8,600 17.69 2.06

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Griffin Canning LAA $5,500 13.30 2.42
Charlie Morton ATL $8,400 17.38 2.07
Robert Gasser MIL $8,600 17.69 2.06
Pablo Lopez MIN $9,800 19.81 2.02

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,800 10.05 1.73
Ryan Jeffers MIN $4,800 9.63 2.01
Adley Rutschman BAL $9,200 9.46 1.03
J.T. Realmuto PHI $8,800 9.26 1.05

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Connor Wong BOS $3,600 8.92 2.48
Gary Sanchez MIL $3,400 8.33 2.45
Gabriel Moreno ARI $3,500 7.73 2.21
Carson Kelly DET $2,700 5.90 2.19

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,800 10.05 1.73
Ryan Jeffers MIN $4,800 9.63 2.01
Bryce Harper PHI $9,600 9.57 1.00
Josh Naylor CLE $5,400 9.52 1.76

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrew Vaughn CWS $2,900 8.58 2.96
Dominic Smith BOS $2,200 6.15 2.80
Jonathan Aranda TB $2,800 7.35 2.63
Connor Wong BOS $3,600 8.92 2.48

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Edouard Julien MIN $4,400 9.83 2.23
Bryson Stott PHI $8,400 9.75 1.16
Jose Altuve HOU $5,700 9.64 1.69
Marcus Semien TEX $5,500 9.55 1.74

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Remillard CWS $2,300 6.17 2.68
Abraham Toro OAK $3,700 9.02 2.44
Edouard Julien MIN $4,400 9.83 2.23
Gavin Lux LAD $3,100 6.72 2.17

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,500 10.54 1.62
Mookie Betts LAD $6,300 10.51 1.67
Francisco Lindor NYM $8,000 9.52 1.19
Corey Seager TEX $5,400 9.27 1.72

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Nasim Nunez WSH $2,000 6.46 3.23
Kevin Newman ARI $2,900 7.37 2.54
Paul DeJong CWS $3,200 7.77 2.43
Zach Neto LAA $3,300 7.21 2.19

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Ramirez CLE $6,000 10.03 1.67
Alec Bohm PHI $9,400 9.36 1.00
Alex Bregman HOU $4,200 8.87 2.11
Nick Senzel WSH $3,700 8.87 2.40

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Trey Lipscomb WSH $2,900 7.97 2.75
Zack Short ATL $2,100 5.66 2.70
Brett Harris OAK $2,600 6.58 2.53
Nick Senzel WSH $3,700 8.87 2.40

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brent Rooker OAK $4,200 11.17 2.66
Kyle Tucker HOU $6,200 11.16 1.80
Josh Lowe TB $4,100 10.74 2.62
Kevin Pillar LAA $3,600 9.97 2.77
Jacob Young WSH $3,800 9.89 2.60
Aaron Judge NYY $5,900 9.88 1.67
Juan Soto NYY $6,400 9.86 1.54
Max Kepler MIN $4,500 9.63 2.14

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Conner Capel CIN $2,000 7.01 3.51
Joey Loperfido HOU $2,600 7.38 2.84
Kevin Pillar LAA $3,600 9.97 2.77
Travis Jankowski TEX $2,200 6.06 2.75
Brent Rooker OAK $4,200 11.17 2.66
Luke Raley SEA $3,300 8.67 2.63
Luis Matos SF $2,500 6.56 2.62
Josh Lowe TB $4,100 10.74 2.62

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.