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MLB FanDuel Picks for Oct 2, 2020

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Player expected costs and values are calculated every thirty minutes throughout the day.


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Pitchers

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Yu Darvish CHC $11,000 47.68 4.33
Jack Flaherty STL $9,700 31.62 3.26
Sixto Sánchez MIA $7,600 29.36 3.86
Dinelson Lamet SDP $9,800 7.97 0.81

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Yu Darvish CHC $11,000 47.68 4.33
Sixto Sánchez MIA $7,600 29.36 3.86
Jack Flaherty STL $9,700 31.62 3.26
Craig Stammen SDP $5,500 5.84 1.06

Catcher/First Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Paul Goldschmidt STL $3,800 11.41 3.00
Willson Contreras CHC $2,800 10.85 3.88
Jesús Aguilar MIA $2,800 10.64 3.80
Eric Hosmer SDP $3,200 10.21 3.19

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Yadier Molina STL $2,300 8.95 3.89
Willson Contreras CHC $2,800 10.85 3.88
Jesús Aguilar MIA $2,800 10.64 3.80
Mitch Moreland SDP $2,800 10.11 3.61

Second Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kolten Wong STL $2,800 10.90 3.89
Jon Berti MIA $2,700 10.29 3.81
Jake Cronenworth SDP $3,000 8.32 2.77
Jurickson Profar SDP $2,500 1.98 0.79

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Kolten Wong STL $2,800 10.90 3.89
Jon Berti MIA $2,700 10.29 3.81
Jake Cronenworth SDP $3,000 8.32 2.77
Jurickson Profar SDP $2,500 1.98 0.79

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Short Stop

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fernando Tatis Jr. SDP $4,300 13.22 3.07
Paul DeJong STL $3,000 8.44 2.81
Javier Báez CHC $3,100 8.36 2.70
Miguel Rojas MIA $2,700 8.20 3.04

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Fernando Tatis Jr. SDP $4,300 13.22 3.07
Miguel Rojas MIA $2,700 8.20 3.04
Paul DeJong STL $3,000 8.44 2.81
Javier Báez CHC $3,100 8.36 2.70

Third Base

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Manny Machado SDP $4,000 11.42 2.86
Brian Anderson MIA $2,800 10.88 3.89
Tommy Edman STL $3,100 9.69 3.13
Kris Bryant CHC $3,000 9.55 3.18

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Brian Anderson MIA $2,800 10.88 3.89
David Bote CHC $2,700 9.06 3.36
Matt Carpenter STL $2,900 9.55 3.29
Kris Bryant CHC $3,000 9.55 3.18

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Outfield

Best Rating

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Wil Myers SDP $3,100 11.79 3.80
Trent Grisham SDP $3,300 11.24 3.40
Dylan Carlson STL $2,600 10.42 4.01
Corey Dickerson MIA $2,800 10.14 3.62
Ian Happ CHC $3,400 9.98 2.94
Dexter Fowler STL $2,600 9.10 3.50
Harrison Bader STL $2,400 9.08 3.78
Tommy Pham SDP $2,900 8.73 3.01

Best Values

Name Team Cost Expected Value
Dylan Carlson STL $2,600 10.42 4.01
Wil Myers SDP $3,100 11.79 3.80
Harrison Bader STL $2,400 9.08 3.78
Corey Dickerson MIA $2,800 10.14 3.62
Dexter Fowler STL $2,600 9.10 3.50
Magneuris Sierra MIA $2,200 7.62 3.47
Trent Grisham SDP $3,300 11.24 3.40
Matt Joyce MIA $2,300 7.42 3.23

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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