Aledmys Diaz Is Just The #15 2B on FanDuel But Is The #14 Highest Priced on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (2B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#13 Ronny Rodriguez8.8 FD Points$2500
#14 Ryan McMahon8.5 FD Points$2800
#15 Aledmys Diaz8.3 FD Points$2800
#16 Hanser Alberto8.2 FD Points$3000
#17 Ian Kinsler8.2 FD Points$2000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Aledmys Diaz to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 56.95 projected fantasy points puts him at #24 behind Kevin Newman and ahead of Harold Castro. He has averaged 2.46 fantasy points in his past 175 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.38 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#5) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Aledmys Diaz is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #41 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#22 Amed Rosario (64% OWN)58 FP, 2.63 per game326 FP, 153 gp, 2.13 per game (#26)
#23 Kevin Newman (55% OWN)57 FP, 2.46 per game28 FP, 27 gp, 1.06 per game (#41)
#24 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)57 FP, 3.38 per game299 FP, 126 gp, 2.37 per game (#19)
#25 Harold Castro (3% OWN)57 FP, 2.25 per game299 FP, 126 gp, 2.37 per game (#19)
#26 Dansby Swanson (74% OWN)56 FP, 2.59 per game288 FP, 134 gp, 2.15 per game (#25)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Aledmys Diaz is projected for 13.95 fantasy points in 4 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #25 projected shortstop for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Yu-Cheng Chang but behind Andrelton Simmons. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#17). He is projected for 15.9 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 Nick Ahmed (51% OWN)14 FP (36% ST)2.49 FP
#24 Andrelton Simmons (37% OWN)14 FP (12% ST)2.51 FP
#25 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)13.9 FP (3% ST)3.38 FP
#26 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)13.9 FP2.54 FP
#27 Jose Iglesias (11% OWN)13.8 FP (8% ST)2.52 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#15 Jorge Polanco (98% OWN)16 FP (92% ST)3.15 FP
#16 Corey Seager (94% OWN)16 FP (74% ST)2.91 FP
#17 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)15.9 FP (3% ST)3.38 FP
#18 Ronny Rodriguez (7% OWN)15.8 FP (5% ST)2.65 FP
#19 Jean Segura (93% OWN)15.7 FP (67% ST)2.71 FP

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.

ALEDMYS DIAZFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019572.911.111.25.60.6
-- Per Game (17 Proj)3.40.170.660.670.330.03
9/2 to 9/8 (4.3 Games)13.90.742.92.61.20.12
9/9 to 9/15 (4.9 Games)15.90.833.23.01.50.15
2019 Season13273125130
-- Per Game (49 GP)2.70.140.630.510.270.00
2018 to 2019430258679363
-- Per Game (175 GP)2.50.140.490.450.210.02