Charlie Culberson is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $2K and DraftKings at $3.5K on 8/17

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 4.3 FanDuel points and 3.4 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$617 short of $2K on FanDuel and -$1571 short of $3.5K 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 (SS) 8/17 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#36 Erik Gonzalez5.1 FD Points$2100
#37 Freddy Galvis4.8 FD Points$2800
#38 Charlie Culberson4.3 FD Points$2000
#39 Luis Guillorme3.3 FD Points$2100
#40 Wilfredo Tovar3.3 FD Points$2000
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/17 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#109 Guillermo Heredia3.9 DK Points$3500
#110 Phillip Ervin3.5 DK Points$4300
#111 Charlie Culberson3.4 DK Points$3500
#112 Brett Phillips3.4 DK Points$3000
#113 Kyle Garlick3.2 DK Points$3700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Charlie Culberson is the #108 fantasy outfielder with an average of 2.56 fantasy points per game. He is only projected to play in 19 games in which limits his full season value. In 76 games this season he has averaged 0.99 which ranks him as the #142 outfielder based on average.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#126 Roman Quinn (3% OWN)50 FP, 2.47 per game80 FP, 48 gp, 1.66 per game (#105)
#127 Aaron Altherr49 FP, 2.46 per game142 FP, 104 gp, 1.37 per game (#118)
#128 Charlie Culberson (1% OWN)49 FP, 2.56 per game212 FP, 110 gp, 1.93 per game (#86)
#129 Brian Goodwin (11% OWN)47 FP, 2.32 per game100 FP, 72 gp, 1.39 per game (#116)
#130 Brett Phillips (1% OWN)46 FP, 2.33 per game50 FP, 48 gp, 1.03 per game (#134)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Charlie Culberson is projected for 2.11 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 21 which only ranks him as the #115 projected outfielder and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Lane Thomas but behind Kris Negron the rest of the week. Week 22 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#112). He is projected for 7.66 fantasy points.

8/17 TO 8/18 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#113 Victor Reyes2.22 FP1.78 FP
#114 Kris Negron2.14 FP3.09 FP
#115 Charlie Culberson2.11 FP2.56 FP
#116 Lane Thomas2.02 FP (1% ST)2.84 FP
#117 Brett Phillips1.99 FP2.33 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#110 Keon Broxton7.7 FP (1% ST)1.73 FP
#111 Chad Pinder7.7 FP (4% ST)2.76 FP
#112 Charlie Culberson7.7 FP2.56 FP
#113 Mark Canha7.4 FP (9% ST)3.17 FP
#114 Travis Jankowski7.1 FP2.45 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 CULBERSONFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201948.82.59.510.36.40.8
-- Per Game (19 Proj)2.60.130.500.540.330.04
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)2.10.100.420.450.280.03
8/19 to 8/25 (3 Games)7.70.451.51.61.10.12
2019 Season754191250
-- Per Game (76 GP)0.990.050.250.160.070.00
2018 to 2019288166358264
-- Per Game (186 GP)1.50.090.340.310.140.02