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MLB FanDuel Picks for Apr 6, 2020

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Pitchers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Eduardo Rodriguez BOS $8,800 39.03 4.44
Aaron Nola PHI $9,800 38.43 3.92
Madison Bumgarner ARI $9,100 37.77 4.15
Mike Clevinger CLE $10,300 35.89 3.48

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dylan Cease CWS $5,900 28.49 4.83
Marco Gonzales SEA $6,400 29.83 4.66
Eduardo Rodriguez BOS $8,800 39.03 4.44
Madison Bumgarner ARI $9,100 37.77 4.15

Catcher/First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ryan Braun MIL $2,600 12.77 4.91
Matt Olson OAK $3,400 12.24 3.60
Paul Goldschmidt STL $3,500 12.22 3.49
Christian Walker ARI $2,900 11.92 4.11

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Sean Murphy OAK $2,300 11.34 4.93
Ryan Braun MIL $2,600 12.77 4.91
Austin Romine DET $2,100 9.20 4.38
Ryan O’Hearn KAN $2,200 9.26 4.21

Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Ketel Marte ARI $3,500 14.63 4.18
Cavan Biggio TOR $3,000 12.81 4.27
DJ LeMahieu NYY $3,500 12.38 3.54
Ozzie Albies ATL $3,300 11.77 3.57

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Cavan Biggio TOR $3,000 12.81 4.27
César Hernández CLE $2,500 10.59 4.24
Ketel Marte ARI $3,500 14.63 4.18
Mauricio Dubón SFG $2,100 8.51 4.05

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Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Marcus Semien OAK $3,500 13.90 3.97
Fernando Tatis Jr. SDP $4,300 13.40 3.12
Adalberto Mondesi KAN $3,300 12.94 3.92
Gleyber Torres NYY $3,600 12.13 3.37

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kevin Newman PIT $2,500 10.12 4.05
Niko Goodrum DET $2,800 11.28 4.03
Nick Ahmed ARI $2,500 9.94 3.98
Miguel Rojas MIA $2,200 8.73 3.97

Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
José Ramírez CLE $3,900 14.25 3.65
Tommy Edman STL $3,000 13.01 4.34
Eugenio Suárez CIN $3,400 12.92 3.80
Anthony Rendon LAA $3,900 12.53 3.21

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Johan Camargo ATL $2,100 9.21 4.39
Tommy Edman STL $3,000 13.01 4.34
Brian Anderson MIA $2,900 12.39 4.27
Renato Núñez BAL $2,500 10.25 4.10

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Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Christian Yelich MIL $4,200 15.05 3.58
Jorge Soler KAN $3,500 14.77 4.22
Mookie Betts LOS $4,300 14.17 3.30
Ronald Acuña Jr. ATL $4,000 13.95 3.49
Starling Marte ARI $3,400 13.74 4.04
Mike Trout LAA $4,500 13.53 3.01
Ian Happ CHC $2,700 13.25 4.91
Trey Mancini BAL $3,100 13.22 4.26

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Roman Quinn PHI $2,000 11.14 5.57
Cameron Maybin DET $2,300 12.07 5.25
Corey Dickerson MIA $2,600 13.02 5.01
Ian Happ CHC $2,700 13.25 4.91
Ender Inciarte ATL $2,400 10.82 4.51
Avisaíl García MIL $2,500 11.01 4.40
Austin Hays BAL $2,700 11.69 4.33
Mark Canha OAK $2,500 10.75 4.30

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 no 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.

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