Cavan Biggio Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $3.6K Than on FanDuel at $3.3 on 8/30

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 DraftKings than on FanDuel. He is projected for 8 FD points and is worth -$389 less than $3.3K on FD. On DK he is projected for 6.1 points and is worth $3.6K. 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) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#24 Marco Hernandez8.2 FD Points$2000
#25 Rougned Odor8 FD Points$2700
#26 Cavan Biggio8 FD Points$3300
#27 Derek Dietrich7.7 FD Points$2200
#28 Isan Diaz7.6 FD Points$2400
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#29 Marco Hernandez6.2 DK Points$3400
#30 Rougned Odor6.1 DK Points$3500
#31 Cavan Biggio6.1 DK Points$3600
#32 Isan Diaz5.9 DK Points$3000
#33 Nicky Lopez5.8 DK Points$3100

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Cavan Biggio to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 67.13 projected fantasy points puts him at #15 behind Cesar Hernandez and ahead of Mike Freeman. He has averaged 2.36 fantasy points in his past 76 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.67 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#24) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 59%, he is the #17 most highly owned second baseman. Cavan Biggio is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #30 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#13 Jeff McNeil (96% OWN)71 FP, 3.05 per game168 FP, 63 gp, 2.67 per game (#9)
#14 Cesar Hernandez (73% OWN)68 FP, 2.48 per game400 FP, 161 gp, 2.49 per game (#14)
#15 Cavan Biggio (59% OWN)67 FP, 2.67 per game400 FP, 161 gp, 2.49 per game (#14)
#16 Mike Freeman (1% OWN)67 FP, 2.57 per game400 FP, 161 gp, 2.49 per game (#14)
#17 Daniel Murphy (92% OWN)66 FP, 2.92 per game230 FP, 90 gp, 2.56 per game (#12)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Cavan Biggio is projected for 6.04 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 23 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 David Fletcher but behind Howie Kendrick the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#18). He is projected for 15.19 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#30 Joe Panik (5% OWN)6.2 FP (3% ST)2.39 FP
#31 Howie Kendrick (30% OWN)6.1 FP (16% ST)3.44 FP
#32 Cavan Biggio (59% OWN)6 FP (33% ST)2.67 FP
#33 David Fletcher (61% OWN)6 FP (41% ST)2.6 FP
#34 Luis Urias (36% OWN)5.9 FP (17% ST)2.22 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Jeff McNeil (96% OWN)15.3 FP (75% ST)3.05 FP
#17 Nick Senzel (77% OWN)15.2 FP (54% ST)2.56 FP
#18 Cavan Biggio (59% OWN)15.2 FP (33% ST)2.67 FP
#19 Logan Forsythe (3% OWN)15 FP (2% ST)2.13 FP
#20 Brian Dozier (47% OWN)14.9 FP (26% ST)2.66 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.

CAVAN BIGGIOFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019673.210.813.419.12.6
-- Per Game (25 Proj)2.70.130.430.530.760.10
8/26 to 9/1 (2.9 Games)6.00.290.951.22.00.27
9/2 to 9/8 (5.6 Games)15.20.732.43.14.50.58
2019 Season180103144529
-- Per Game (76 GP)2.40.130.410.580.680.12