Bryce Harper Is Just The #25 OF on FanDuel But Is The #9 Highest Priced on 8/31

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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 (OF) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#23 Christian Yelich11.2 FD Points$4600
#24 Aaron Judge11.1 FD Points$4500
#25 Bryce Harper11.1 FD Points$4200
#26 Steve Wilkerson11 FD Points$2000
#27 Marcell Ozuna10.9 FD Points$3800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Bryce Harper to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 88.71 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind George Springer and ahead of Charlie Blackmon. He has averaged 3.37 fantasy points in his past 287 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.27 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#18) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite outfielder. He is projected to be very good, but not one of the very best at his position. Bryce Harper is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #9 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#5 Marcell Ozuna (99% OWN)94 FP, 3.37 per game395 FP, 148 gp, 2.67 per game (#32)
#6 George Springer (100% OWN)93 FP, 3.77 per game421 FP, 138 gp, 3.05 per game (#14)
#7 Bryce Harper (100% OWN)89 FP, 3.27 per game532 FP, 158 gp, 3.37 per game (#5)
#8 Charlie Blackmon (100% OWN)88 FP, 3.54 per game504 FP, 155 gp, 3.25 per game (#9)
#9 Rhys Hoskins (99% OWN)87 FP, 3.22 per game485 FP, 152 gp, 3.19 per game (#11)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Bryce Harper is projected for 6.07 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #25 projected outfielder 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 Phillip Ervin but behind Nick Castellanos the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#2). He is projected for 22.46 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 Rhys Hoskins6.2 FP (92% ST)3.22 FP
#24 Nick Castellanos6.1 FP (94% ST)3.47 FP
#25 Bryce Harper6.1 FP (97% ST)3.27 FP
#26 Phillip Ervin5.8 FP (1% ST)2.27 FP
#27 Jorge Soler5.8 FP (86% ST)3.24 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Mike Trout24.3 FP (99% ST)4.14 FP
#2 Bryce Harper22.5 FP (97% ST)3.27 FP
#3 Willie Calhoun22.4 FP (71% ST)3.18 FP
#4 Mookie Betts22.3 FP (99% ST)3.88 FP
#5 George Springer22 FP (98% ST)3.77 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.

BRYCE HARPERFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019896.318.617.217.71.7
-- Per Game (27 Proj)3.30.230.690.630.650.06
8/26 to 9/1 (1.9 Games)6.10.451.31.21.10.10
9/2 to 9/8 (6.6 Games)22.51.74.74.34.40.43
2019 Season434289583878
-- Per Game (129 GP)3.40.220.740.640.670.06
2018 to 20199666219518621621
-- Per Game (287 GP)3.40.220.680.650.750.07