MLB Draftkings Picks for Jun 8, 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
Freddy Peralta MIL $10,000 25.22 2.52
Ranger Suarez PHI $11,800 22.15 1.88
Kyle Bradish BAL $8,700 21.76 2.50
Luis Castillo SEA $9,500 20.35 2.14

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kyle Gibson STL $6,900 18.39 2.66
Freddy Peralta MIL $10,000 25.22 2.52
Kyle Bradish BAL $8,700 21.76 2.50
Roddery Munoz MIA $7,300 16.41 2.25

Catcher

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
William Contreras MIL $5,500 8.83 1.61
Connor Wong BOS $3,700 8.79 2.37
Adley Rutschman BAL $5,600 8.68 1.55
Will Smith LAD $5,400 8.64 1.60

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andrew Knizner TEX $2,100 6.01 2.86
Matt Thaiss LAA $2,300 6.50 2.83
Kyle Higashioka SD $2,300 6.10 2.65
Mitch Garver SEA $3,200 7.80 2.44

First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Josh Naylor CLE $5,100 10.18 2.00
Bryce Harper PHI $9,800 9.84 1.00
Freddie Freeman LAD $5,700 9.55 1.67
Ryan Mountcastle BAL $5,100 9.26 1.82

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Spencer Horwitz TOR $2,600 7.89 3.03
Andrew Vaughn CWS $2,900 8.42 2.90
Andrew Knizner TEX $2,100 6.01 2.86
Matt Thaiss LAA $2,300 6.50 2.83

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Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Andres Gimenez CLE $5,200 10.84 2.08
Enmanuel Valdez BOS $3,400 10.06 2.96
Nolan Gorman STL $4,100 9.84 2.40
Marcus Semien TEX $5,200 9.45 1.82

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Bliss SEA $2,500 8.44 3.37
Enmanuel Valdez BOS $3,400 10.06 2.96
Connor Norby BAL $2,800 7.90 2.82
Xavier Edwards MIA $2,600 7.04 2.71

Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Bobby Witt Jr. KC $6,400 12.42 1.94
Gunnar Henderson BAL $6,100 10.75 1.76
Mookie Betts LAD $6,100 9.85 1.61
Francisco Lindor NYM $7,600 9.60 1.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Zach Neto LAA $3,000 8.65 2.88
Masyn Winn STL $3,500 9.04 2.58
David Hamilton BOS $3,600 9.11 2.53
Paul DeJong CWS $3,100 7.58 2.44

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Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Jose Ramirez CLE $6,300 12.41 1.97
Rafael Devers BOS $6,000 11.60 1.93
Royce Lewis MIN $5,400 11.47 2.12
Christopher Morel CHC $4,400 9.62 2.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
David Bote CHC $2,000 6.91 3.46
Justyn-Henry Malloy DET $2,000 6.78 3.39
Joey Ortiz MIL $3,200 8.51 2.66
Lenyn Sosa CWS $2,300 5.25 2.28

Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Aaron Judge NYY $6,500 13.11 2.02
Jarren Duran BOS $5,100 11.38 2.23
Steven Kwan CLE $4,900 10.63 2.17
TJ Friedl CIN $4,300 10.62 2.47
Marcell Ozuna ATL $5,700 10.47 1.84
Yordan Alvarez HOU $5,300 10.46 1.97
Christian Yelich MIL $5,400 9.91 1.84
Jazz Chisholm Jr. MIA $4,800 9.62 2.00

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Daniel Schneemann CLE $2,400 9.13 3.80
Oscar Colas CWS $2,200 6.72 3.05
Travis Jankowski TEX $2,200 6.44 2.93
Chris Taylor LAD $2,000 5.80 2.90
Daz Cameron OAK $2,600 7.28 2.80
Austin Slater SF $2,400 6.61 2.75
Heliot Ramos SF $3,400 9.22 2.71
Blake Perkins MIL $3,000 8.09 2.70

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.