Breyvic Valera is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.5K) and DraftKings ($3K) for 8/9

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 10.2 FanDuel points and 7.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1329 more than $2.5K on FanDuel and +$1471 more than $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 (2B) 8/9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#5 Jurickson Profar10.4 FD Points$2800
#6 Ryan McMahon10.3 FD Points$2800
#7 Breyvic Valera10.2 FD Points$2500
#8 Ozzie Albies10.1 FD Points$3500
#9 Jason Kipnis9.8 FD Points$3300
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 8/9 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Tommy Edman7.8 DK Points$3800
#10 Ryan McMahon7.8 DK Points$4300
#11 Breyvic Valera7.6 DK Points$3000
#12 Eduardo Escobar7.5 DK Points$4400
#13 Luis Rengifo7.5 DK Points$3400

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Breyvic Valera is the #10 fantasy second baseman with an average of 3.04 fantasy points per game. But with him projected to play just 15 games in you will need to wait on him to deliver value. In 7 games this season he has averaged 2.36 which ranks him as the #25 second baseman based on average. Last season, he was the #42 second baseman with 1.08 fantasy points per game.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#47 Logan Forsythe (4% OWN)51 FP, 2.33 per game174 FP, 115 gp, 1.52 per game (#38)
#48 Sean Rodriguez49 FP, 2.34 per game80 FP, 62 gp, 1.29 per game (#41)
#49 Breyvic Valera46 FP, 3.04 per game34 FP, 31 gp, 1.08 per game (#44)
#50 Erik Gonzalez45 FP, 2.17 per game71 FP, 58 gp, 1.22 per game (#42)
#51 Christian Arroyo (1% OWN)42 FP, 3.24 per game30 FP, 20 gp, 1.5 per game (#39)

WEEK 20 AND 21 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Breyvic Valera is projected for 4.83 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 20 which ranks him as the #32 projected second baseman 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 Donovan Solano but behind Ian Kinsler the rest of the week. Week 21 will not be as good based on projected rank (#43). He is projected for 7.39 fantasy points.

8/9 TO 8/11 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#30 Brock Holt (2% OWN)5.2 FP (1% ST)2.55 FP
#31 Ian Kinsler (5% OWN)4.87 FP (2% ST)2.09 FP
#32 Breyvic Valera (0% OWN)4.83 FP3.04 FP
#33 Donovan Solano (1% OWN)4.82 FP (1% ST)2.45 FP
#34 Scooter Gennett (69% OWN)4.74 FP (39% ST)2.38 FP
8/12 TO 8/18 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#41 Hernan Perez (2% OWN)8 FP2.31 FP
#42 Donovan Solano (1% OWN)7.7 FP (1% ST)2.45 FP
#43 Breyvic Valera (0% OWN)7.4 FP3.04 FP
#44 Sean Rodriguez (0% OWN)7.2 FP2.34 FP
#45 Brock Holt (2% OWN)7.1 FP (1% ST)2.55 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.

BREYVIC VALERAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201945.62.08.99.95.51.1
-- Per Game (15 Proj)3.10.130.600.670.370.07
8/5 to 8/11 (1.6 Games)4.80.180.941.00.590.11
8/12 to 8/18 (2.4 Games)7.40.341.51.70.780.16
2019 Season16.503420
-- Per Game (7 GP)2.40.000.430.570.290.00
2018 to 2019500111291
-- Per Game (38 GP)1.30.000.290.320.240.03