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Jake
Cave
College None
Team Minnesota Twins
60CF
6'0"Height
200Weight
26Age
1Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Jake Cave's Fantasy Scouting Report

DAILY FANTASY VALUE

Projected for 5.3 DraftKings pts Jake Cave is the #49 ranked outfielder. He is the #68 highest priced outfielder ($3000). Based on 3/28 salaries and projected points per dollar, Cave is worth $3.1K. There are 2 other options at $3000 (Avisail Garcia, Adam Engel) and Cave is ranked #3 among the 3. Instead of Cave consider these better options at lower salaries: Brian Goodwin (7 FP) and Tyler Naquin (6.1 FP). Curtis Granderson (2 FP), Adam Jones (4.8 FP), Matt Kemp (5.1 FP), Josh Reddick (4.9 FP), and Robbie Grossman (5 FP) are all projected for fewer points than Cave but have higher salaries. Based on salary, he is expected to have 3.8 FPs, a value reached in 52 of 91 games (57%). The combined 'cover percentage' for outfielders expected to start is 45%.

  • 3/28 VEGAS LINE EXPECTATION: MIN 4.5 (#13 Most Today) vs CLE 5 (#4 Most)
  • PROJECTION (POS RANK): 5.28 Fantasy Points (#48), 2.85 plate appearances (#54), 0.237 BA (#57), 0.707 OPS (#54), 0.12 HR (#28), 0.37 RBI (#37), 0.5 runs (#18), 0.02 stolen bases (#53),

FANDUEL VALUE: Cave is not the best option on FanDuel with a projected 7 FD pts (#82 among outfielders). At $2500 he is expected to be the #69 outfielder. At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $2.5K. There are many other options (18) at $2500 and Cave is ranked #9 among the 19. These are 5 better options at lower salaries: Dexter Fowler (7.1 FP), Jason Heyward (9.2 FP), Jon Jay (7.8 FP), Lonnie Chisenhall (10.4 FP), and Steven Souza (7.3 FP). Adam Jones (6.1 FP), Matt Kemp (6.6 FP), Marwin Gonzalez (6.1 FP), David Peralta (6.6 FP), and Teoscar Hernandez (6.3 FP) are all projected for fewer points than Cave but have higher salaries. Based on salary, he is expected to have 4.9 FPs, a value reached in 52 of 91 games (57%). The combined 'cover percentage' for outfielders expected to start is 49%.

Cave is NOT in the SportsLine DraftKings optimal lineup or the FanDuel optimal lineup which are based on the computer model's projection. SportsLine.com also offers premium optimal lineups from Mike McClure, a professional DFS player who has over $1 million in career winnings. He uses his own proprietary model to find great DFS values and often differs from the computer in how a player is projected to play on a daily basis.

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REST OF SEASON VALUE

The latest projections virtually match what is expected of Jake Cave, at least in terms of position ranking. Based on ownership percentage (3%), Jake Cave has a market rank of #112 among outfielders. Projections rank him #113. He is projected for 240 fantasy points in 93 remaining games. Based on average FPs, he is even better with the #102 highest average. The market ranks Jake Cave behind Parra and above Chisenhall but the projections rank these players in reverse order.

He has more relative strengths than weaknesses which makes him a better value in leagues that score based on production in individual categories.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGABRHHRRBIBBKOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2019MIN0000000000000
2018MIN91283547613451810221.268.316.480
Career (2 Seasons)91283547513451810221.265.312.473
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2019MIN00000000
2018MIN17213632322
Career (2 Seasons)16213432322
2019 Game Log
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
Past Projections
  • 19 Mar 2019

    Jake Cave Contributed as a Spot Starter in Fantasy

    Jake Cave Contributed as a Spot Starter in Fantasy
  • 15 Mar 2019

    Jake Cave Contributed as a Spot Starter in Fantasy

    Jake Cave Contributed as a Spot Starter in Fantasy
  • 12 Mar 2019

    Jake Cave Was the #83 Fantasy OF

    Jake Cave Was the #83 Fantasy OF
  • 07 Mar 2019

    Jake Cave Was the #82 Fantasy OF

    Jake Cave Was the #82 Fantasy OF