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MLB FanDuel Picks for May 14, 2020

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Pitchers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Walker Buehler LOS $11,200 43.76 3.91
Homer Bailey MIN $6,800 36.42 5.36
Charlie Morton TAM $8,900 35.01 3.93
Patrick Corbin WAS $9,700 31.74 3.27

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Homer Bailey MIN $6,800 36.42 5.36
Marco Gonzales SEA $6,900 28.99 4.20
Gio González CWS $6,300 25.80 4.09
Tanner Roark TOR $6,100 24.80 4.07

Catcher/First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Danny Santana TEX $2,900 15.53 5.35
Mitch Garver MIN $3,500 13.79 3.94
Max Muncy LOS $3,400 12.71 3.74
J.T. Realmuto PHI $2,700 12.44 4.61

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Danny Santana TEX $2,900 15.53 5.35
Sean Murphy OAK $2,100 10.76 5.12
Ronald Guzmán TEX $2,100 10.16 4.84
J.T. Realmuto PHI $2,700 12.44 4.61

Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rougned Odor TEX $2,400 13.88 5.78
Ketel Marte ARI $3,200 13.80 4.31
Keston Hiura MIL $3,600 12.35 3.43
Cavan Biggio TOR $2,500 12.03 4.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rougned Odor TEX $2,400 13.88 5.78
Cavan Biggio TOR $2,500 12.03 4.81
Shed Long Jr. SEA $2,000 9.61 4.81
Scott Kingery PHI $2,000 8.74 4.37

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Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Xander Bogaerts BOS $3,300 13.91 4.22
Trevor Story COL $4,500 13.51 3.00
Marcus Semien OAK $3,500 13.40 3.83
Fernando Tatis Jr. SDP $3,400 12.89 3.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Didi Gregorius PHI $2,100 9.56 4.55
Corey Seager LOS $2,600 11.49 4.42
Xander Bogaerts BOS $3,300 13.91 4.22
Nick Ahmed ARI $2,200 9.26 4.21

Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Rafael Devers BOS $3,700 13.75 3.72
Nolan Arenado COL $4,200 13.54 3.22
Yoán Moncada CWS $3,500 13.08 3.74
Eugenio Suárez CIN $3,300 13.00 3.94

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Todd Frazier TEX $2,400 10.58 4.41
Eugenio Suárez CIN $3,300 13.00 3.94
Yandy Díaz TAM $2,800 10.72 3.83
Eduardo Escobar ARI $2,800 10.58 3.78

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Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Christian Yelich MIL $4,400 15.67 3.56
Nelson Cruz MIN $3,400 14.18 4.17
Shin-Soo Choo TEX $2,900 14.11 4.86
David Dahl COL $3,700 13.68 3.70
Mookie Betts LOS $3,400 13.59 4.00
Cody Bellinger LOS $4,000 13.30 3.32
Joey Gallo TEX $3,700 13.26 3.58
Ian Happ CHC $3,000 13.25 4.42

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brett Gardner NYY $2,000 10.22 5.11
Eloy Jiménez CWS $2,400 12.19 5.08
Jason Heyward CHC $2,000 9.96 4.98
Aaron Hicks NYY $2,200 10.91 4.96
Adam Eaton WAS $2,300 11.24 4.89
Shin-Soo Choo TEX $2,900 14.11 4.86
Jackie Bradley Jr. BOS $2,200 10.44 4.74
Willie Calhoun TEX $2,700 12.71 4.71

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 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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