Austin Nola is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.6K) and DraftKings ($3.3K) for 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 7.5 FanDuel points and 5.9 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$226 more than $2.6K on FanDuel and +$158 more than $3.3K on DraftKings. Their may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (C/1B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#36 Luke Voit7.5 FD Points$3300
#37 Robinson Chirinos7.5 FD Points$3100
#38 Austin Nola7.5 FD Points$2600
#39 Ronald Guzman7.3 FD Points$2100
#40 Eric Thames7.3 FD Points$2600
DRAFTKINGS (1B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#22 Mark Trumbo6.1 DK Points$3200
#23 Ryan Zimmerman5.9 DK Points$3300
#24 Austin Nola5.9 DK Points$3300
#25 Luke Voit5.6 DK Points$4100
#26 Ronald Guzman5.5 DK Points$3200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Austin Nola to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 46.98 projected fantasy points puts him at #39 behind Luis Rengifo and ahead of Mauricio Dubon. He has averaged 2.39 fantasy points in his past 47 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.43 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#43) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Austin Nola is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #47 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#37 Brandon Crawford (8% OWN)49 FP, 2.19 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)
#38 Luis Rengifo (2% OWN)47 FP, 2.11 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)
#39 Austin Nola (18% OWN)47 FP, 2.43 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)
#40 Mauricio Dubon (5% OWN)46 FP, 2.18 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)
#41 Nicky Lopez (5% OWN)46 FP, 2.03 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Austin Nola is projected for 10.99 fantasy points in 5 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #38 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 Tim Lopes but behind Mauricio Dubon. His projected rank in Week 25 is the same as it is in Week 24. He is projected for 11.65 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#36 Nicky Lopez (5% OWN)12.2 FP (2% ST)2.03 FP
#37 Mauricio Dubon (5% OWN)12.1 FP (1% ST)2.18 FP
#38 Austin Nola (18% OWN)11 FP (11% ST)2.43 FP
#39 Tim Lopes (2% OWN)10.3 FP (1% ST)2.35 FP
#40 Chris Taylor (27% OWN)10.3 FP (14% ST)2.72 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#36 Luis Rengifo (2% OWN)12.1 FP (1% ST)2.11 FP
#37 Willy Adames (26% OWN)11.8 FP (17% ST)2.35 FP
#38 Austin Nola (18% OWN)11.7 FP (11% ST)2.43 FP
#39 Willi Castro (2% OWN)11.6 FP (1% ST)2.27 FP
#40 Chris Taylor (27% OWN)11.5 FP (14% ST)2.72 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.

AUSTIN NOLAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201947.02.58.59.75.20.9
-- Per Game (19 Proj)2.40.130.440.500.270.05
9/2 to 9/8 (5 Games)11.00.662.02.31.30.23
9/9 to 9/15 (4.7 Games)11.70.592.22.51.30.22
2019 Season11271825120
-- Per Game (47 GP)2.40.150.380.530.260.00