Colin Moran is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $3.9K and DraftKings at $4.8K on 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 8.5 FanDuel points and 6.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$1035 short of $3.9K on FanDuel and -$1189 short of $4.8K 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 (3B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#24 Evan Longoria8.7 FD Points$3100
#25 Vladimir Guerrero Jr.8.6 FD Points$3000
#26 Colin Moran8.5 FD Points$3900
#27 Joe Wendle8.5 FD Points$2100
#28 Travis Shaw8.3 FD Points$2200
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#12 Matt Carpenter7.2 DK Points$3900
#13 Vladimir Guerrero Jr.6.5 DK Points$3500
#14 Colin Moran6.5 DK Points$4800
#15 Cory Spangenberg6.3 DK Points$3200
#16 Travis Shaw6.2 DK Points$2500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Colin Moran to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 43.58 projected fantasy points puts him at #33 behind Carlos Sanchez and ahead of Marco Hernandez. He has averaged 2.07 fantasy points in his past 271 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.58 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#40) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Colin Moran is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #18 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#31 Matt Duffy (3% OWN)46 FP, 2.28 per game300 FP, 131 gp, 2.29 per game (#19)
#32 Carlos Sanchez (3% OWN)45 FP, 2.15 per game333 FP, 154 gp, 2.16 per game (#23)
#33 Colin Moran (23% OWN)44 FP, 2.58 per game280 FP, 144 gp, 1.94 per game (#29)
#34 Marco Hernandez43 FP, 3.29 per game280 FP, 144 gp, 1.94 per game (#29)
#35 Martin Prado (1% OWN)42 FP, 1.92 per game90 FP, 54 gp, 1.66 per game (#34)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Colin Moran is projected for 2.41 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #20 projected third baseman for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. but behind Evan Longoria the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#35). He is projected for 9.88 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#18 Josh Donaldson (99% OWN)2.5 FP (94% ST)2.84 FP
#19 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)2.43 FP (22% ST)2.71 FP
#20 Colin Moran (23% OWN)2.41 FP (18% ST)2.58 FP
#21 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)2.33 FP (77% ST)3.02 FP
#22 Jedd Gyorko (1% OWN)2.31 FP2.87 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#33 Martin Prado (1% OWN)10.3 FP1.92 FP
#34 Marco Hernandez (0% OWN)9.9 FP3.29 FP
#35 Colin Moran (23% OWN)9.9 FP (18% ST)2.58 FP
#36 Brandon Drury (5% OWN)9.1 FP (3% ST)2.58 FP
#37 Ty France (5% OWN)8.9 FP (2% ST)2.62 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.

COLIN MORANFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201943.62.110.17.35.00.1
-- Per Game (17 Proj)2.60.130.600.430.290.01
8/26 to 9/1 (0.7 Games)2.40.100.620.400.250.00
9/2 to 9/8 (3.9 Games)9.90.442.51.61.20.00
2019 Season282137643270
-- Per Game (127 GP)2.20.100.600.340.210.00
2018 to 20195622413492660
-- Per Game (271 GP)2.10.090.490.340.240.00