Brad Keller Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $8K Than on DraftKings at $7.5K on 8/14

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 26.5 FD points and is worth -$611 less than $8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 12.6 points and is worth -$769 less than $7.5K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (P) 8/14 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#15 Chris Archer27.1 FD Points$8700
#16 J.A. Happ27 FD Points$6100
#17 Brad Keller26.5 FD Points$8000
#18 Homer Bailey26.5 FD Points$7200
#19 Dakota Hudson25.7 FD Points$6600
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 8/14 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Chris Archer13.6 DK Points$8200
#7 Dallas Keuchel13.2 DK Points$6800
#8 Brad Keller12.6 DK Points$7500
#9 Dakota Hudson12.2 DK Points$6000
#10 Dillon Peters11.8 DK Points$6300

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Brad Keller to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 8.36 projected fantasy points puts him at #77 behind Chris Bassitt and ahead of Merrill Kelly. He has averaged -0.53 fantasy points in his past 66 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.93 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#89) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. At 70% ownership, he is also the #77 most highly owned starting pitcher. Brad Keller is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #177 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#75 Joey Lucchesi (86% OWN)8.8 FP, 1.09 per game$5500
#76 Chris Bassitt (68% OWN)8.5 FP, 1.14 per game$5500
#77 Brad Keller (70% OWN)8.4 FP, 0.93 per game$5500
#78 Merrill Kelly (50% OWN)8.3 FP, 1.15 per game$5500
#79 Jacob Waguespack (8% OWN)8.3 FP, 1.16 per game$5500

SIT BRAD KELLER IN WEEK 21... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN TY BLACH

Brad Keller is projected for -0.64 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which projects to being the #109 ranked starting pitcher. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Max Fried but behind Ty Blach the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#77). He is projected for 0.75 fantasy points.

8/14 TO 8/18 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#107 CC Sabathia (27% OWN)-0.53 FP (3% ST)0.28 FP
#108 Ty Blach (0% OWN)-0.6 FP-2.3 FP
#109 Brad Keller (70% OWN)-0.64 FP (45% ST)0.93 FP
#110 Max Fried (95% OWN)-0.64 FP (82% ST)0.99 FP
#111 Spencer Turnbull (25% OWN)-0.69 FP (10% ST)-1.65 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#75 John Means (50% OWN)0.86 FP (24% ST)0.61 FP
#76 Chase Anderson (63% OWN)0.84 FP (43% ST)1.41 FP
#77 Brad Keller (70% OWN)0.75 FP (45% ST)0.93 FP
#78 Joe Ross (28% OWN)0.74 FP (19% ST)0.12 FP
#79 Mike Foltynewicz (71% OWN)0.72 FP (24% ST)0.83 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.

BRAD KELLERFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20198.44.22.6553918.4
-- Per Game (9 Proj)0.930.470.296.14.32.0
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)-0.640.400.315.84.02.3
8/19 to 8/25 (2 Games)0.750.690.7313.08.13.8
2019 Season-52.7071215111262
-- Per Game (25 GP)-2.110.280.486.14.52.5
2018 to 2019-35.301618286208112
-- Per Game (66 GP)-0.530.240.274.33.21.7