Carlos Santana Is Just The #8 C/1B on FanDuel But Is The #5 Highest Priced on 9/2

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 (C/1B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Freddie Freeman11.3 FD Points$4300
#7 Eric Hosmer11.1 FD Points$3200
#8 Carlos Santana11 FD Points$3800
#9 Anthony Rizzo11 FD Points$4000
#10 Yulieski Gurriel10.7 FD Points$3700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Carlos Santana to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 82.03 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Pete Alonso and ahead of Anthony Rizzo. He has averaged 3.26 fantasy points in his past 295 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.62 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#5) 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 first baseman. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. He is also currently the #4 ranked first baseman.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#2 J.D. Martinez (100% OWN)83 FP, 3.67 per game600 FP, 150 gp, 4 per game (#1)
#3 Pete Alonso (100% OWN)83 FP, 3.42 per game600 FP, 150 gp, 4 per game (#1)
#4 Carlos Santana (100% OWN)82 FP, 3.62 per game466 FP, 161 gp, 2.89 per game (#15)
#5 Anthony Rizzo (100% OWN)82 FP, 3.27 per game487 FP, 150 gp, 3.25 per game (#5)
#6 Cody Bellinger (100% OWN)80 FP, 3.81 per game414 FP, 159 gp, 2.61 per game (#27)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Carlos Santana is projected for 23.02 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #2 ranked first baseman and a must start for most owners. 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 Cody Bellinger but behind Nelson Cruz. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#5). He is projected for 20.79 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Nelson Cruz (98% OWN)24.2 FP (87% ST)3.88 FP
#2 Carlos Santana (100% OWN)23 FP (98% ST)3.62 FP
#3 Cody Bellinger (100% OWN)21.6 FP (100% ST)3.81 FP
#4 Shin-Soo Choo (87% OWN)20.9 FP (70% ST)2.86 FP
#5 J.D. Martinez (100% OWN)20.6 FP (96% ST)3.67 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Anthony Rizzo (100% OWN)22.2 FP (86% ST)3.27 FP
#4 Cody Bellinger (100% OWN)21.5 FP (100% ST)3.81 FP
#5 Carlos Santana (100% OWN)20.8 FP (98% ST)3.62 FP
#6 Yulieski Gurriel (99% OWN)20.7 FP (89% ST)3.67 FP
#7 Eric Hosmer (94% OWN)20.1 FP (81% ST)2.85 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 SANTANAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019824.914.916.614.20.4
-- Per Game (23 Proj)3.60.220.660.730.630.02
9/2 to 9/8 (6.4 Games)23.01.44.44.53.90.15
9/9 to 9/15 (5.4 Games)20.81.23.64.43.50.07
2019 Season496318296983
-- Per Game (134 GP)3.70.230.610.720.730.02
2018 to 2019962551681782085
-- Per Game (295 GP)3.30.190.570.600.710.02