Carlos Correa Is Just The #12 SS on FanDuel But Is The #6 Highest Priced on 8/18

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 (SS) 8/18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#10 Paul DeJong11 FD Points$3400
#11 Marcus Semien10.8 FD Points$3100
#12 Carlos Correa10.8 FD Points$4000
#13 Amed Rosario10.2 FD Points$2700
#14 Corey Seager10.2 FD Points$3400

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Carlos Correa to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 118.94 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Xander Bogaerts and ahead of Jorge Polanco. He has averaged 2.95 fantasy points in his past 180 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.37 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #6 most highly owned shortstop. Carlos Correa is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #21 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#2 Trevor Story (100% OWN)128 FP, 3.64 per game505 FP, 156 gp, 3.24 per game (#5)
#3 Xander Bogaerts (100% OWN)120 FP, 3.44 per game456 FP, 135 gp, 3.38 per game (#4)
#4 Carlos Correa (99% OWN)119 FP, 3.37 per game288 FP, 110 gp, 2.61 per game (#14)
#5 Jorge Polanco (98% OWN)116 FP, 3.18 per game213 FP, 77 gp, 2.77 per game (#9)
#6 Trea Turner (100% OWN)113 FP, 3.04 per game471 FP, 161 gp, 2.93 per game (#6)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Carlos Correa is projected for 3.16 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #7 ranked shortstop and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Trea Turner but behind Jorge Polanco the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#3). He is projected for 22.71 fantasy points.

8/18 TO 8/18 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Elvis Andrus (93% OWN)3.44 FP (77% ST)3.14 FP
#6 Jorge Polanco (98% OWN)3.31 FP (86% ST)3.18 FP
#7 Carlos Correa (99% OWN)3.16 FP (94% ST)3.37 FP
#8 Trea Turner (100% OWN)3.1 FP (97% ST)3.04 FP
#9 Marcus Semien (94% OWN)3 FP (74% ST)3.14 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Elvis Andrus (93% OWN)23.9 FP (77% ST)3.14 FP
#2 Trevor Story (100% OWN)23.5 FP (98% ST)3.64 FP
#3 Carlos Correa (99% OWN)22.7 FP (94% ST)3.37 FP
#4 Francisco Lindor (100% OWN)20.3 FP (99% ST)3.62 FP
#5 Tim Anderson (84% OWN)20.1 FP (67% ST)2.95 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.

CARLOS CORREAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 20191197.7262114.90.8
-- Per Game (35 Proj)3.40.220.720.610.420.02
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)3.20.150.550.540.420.02
8/19 to 8/25 (6.5 Games)22.71.55.14.12.70.14
2019 Season244195638321
-- Per Game (70 GP)3.50.270.800.540.460.01
2018 to 20195313412198854
-- Per Game (180 GP)3.00.190.670.540.470.02