Charlie Blackmon is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $4.2K and DraftKings at $5.6K on 8/25

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 11.2 FanDuel points and 8.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$470 short of $4.2K on FanDuel and -$666 short of $5.6K on DraftKings. Their should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (OF) 8/25 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#21 Shin-Soo Choo11.4 FD Points$3400
#22 Bryan Reynolds11.2 FD Points$3300
#23 Charlie Blackmon11.2 FD Points$4200
#24 Kole Calhoun11.2 FD Points$3100
#25 Michael Brantley11.2 FD Points$4000
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/25 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#17 Nick Castellanos8.6 DK Points$4000
#18 Shin-Soo Choo8.6 DK Points$4600
#19 Charlie Blackmon8.6 DK Points$5600
#20 Michael Brantley8.6 DK Points$5100
#21 Bryan Reynolds8.5 DK Points$4000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Charlie Blackmon to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 109.46 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Mike Trout and ahead of Juan Soto. He has averaged 3.58 fantasy points in his past 265 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.57 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as 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 live up to these high expectations. Charlie Blackmon is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #7 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#2 Mookie Betts (100% OWN)115 FP, 3.81 per game594 FP, 136 gp, 4.36 per game (#1)
#3 Mike Trout (100% OWN)112 FP, 4.03 per game541 FP, 139 gp, 3.89 per game (#3)
#4 Charlie Blackmon (100% OWN)109 FP, 3.57 per game504 FP, 155 gp, 3.25 per game (#9)
#5 Juan Soto (100% OWN)107 FP, 3.41 per game387 FP, 115 gp, 3.37 per game (#6)
#6 Bryce Harper (100% OWN)106 FP, 3.34 per game532 FP, 158 gp, 3.37 per game (#5)

WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Charlie Blackmon is projected for 3.15 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 22 which ranks him as the #19 projected outfielder for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Eddie Rosario but behind Nick Castellanos the rest of the week. Week 23 will be better based on projected rank (#1). He is projected for 26.31 fantasy points.

8/25 TO 8/25 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#17 Aristides Aquino3.22 FP (86% ST)2.98 FP
#18 Nick Castellanos3.15 FP (92% ST)3.39 FP
#19 Charlie Blackmon3.15 FP (99% ST)3.57 FP
#20 Eddie Rosario3.14 FP (81% ST)3.32 FP
#21 Oscar Mercado3.13 FP (55% ST)2.79 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Charlie Blackmon26.3 FP (99% ST)3.57 FP
#2 Starling Marte24.9 FP (98% ST)3.22 FP
#3 Bryan Reynolds23.2 FP (70% ST)3.02 FP
#4 Aristides Aquino21.3 FP (86% ST)2.98 FP
#5 Marcell Ozuna21.3 FP (93% ST)3.37 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.

CHARLIE BLACKMONFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 20191096.317.4248.71.3
-- Per Game (31 Proj)3.60.210.570.790.280.04
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)3.10.150.480.670.320.04
8/26 to 9/1 (6.7 Games)26.31.44.36.02.00.29
2019 Season445277296292
-- Per Game (110 GP)4.00.250.650.870.260.02
2018 to 2019949561422158714
-- Per Game (265 GP)3.60.210.540.810.330.05