DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE
For each platform we calculate a position specific points per dollar and our projection says he is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings. He is projected for 10.9 FD points and is worth +$301 more than $3.3K on FD. On DK he is projected for 8.2 points and is worth $4.7K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.
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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK
You can expect Michael Conforto to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 65.96 projected fantasy points puts him at #34 behind Yasiel Puig and ahead of Victor Robles. He has averaged 2.95 fantasy points in his past 279 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.26 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#18) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #17 most highly owned outfielder. Michael Conforto is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #15 fantasy position rank.
SIT MICHAEL CONFORTO IN WEEK 24... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN JUSTIN UPTON
Michael Conforto is projected for 15.9 fantasy points in 5 games which projects to being the #46 ranked outfielder. This may be a week you want to sit Michael Conforto. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Alex Gordon but behind Justin Upton. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#47). He is projected for 15.26 fantasy points.
FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS
The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.