D.J. Stewart is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.1K) and DraftKings ($3.3K) for 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 8.7 FanDuel points and 6.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$777 more than $2.1K on FanDuel and +$575 more than $3.3K on DraftKings. Their may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. 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) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#55 Kevin Pillar8.8 FD Points$2900
#56 Tim Lopes8.8 FD Points$2400
#57 D.J. Stewart8.7 FD Points$2100
#58 Jake Fraley8.7 FD Points$2200
#59 Josh Naylor8.6 FD Points$2300
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#33 Delino DeShields6.7 DK Points$4000
#34 Tim Lopes6.7 DK Points$3000
#35 D.J. Stewart6.6 DK Points$3300
#36 Jake Cave6.6 DK Points$4100
#37 Nick Senzel6.6 DK Points$4000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

D.J. Stewart is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 52.59 projected fantasy points puts him at #80 behind Nick Martini and ahead of Teoscar Hernandez. He has averaged 1.83 fantasy points in his past 38 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.42 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#131) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. D.J. Stewart is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #151 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#78 Hunter Pence (53% OWN)53 FP, 3.09 per game104 FP, 96 gp, 1.08 per game (#133)
#79 Nick Martini (1% OWN)53 FP, 2.43 per game116 FP, 52 gp, 2.22 per game (#77)
#80 D.J. Stewart (2% OWN)53 FP, 2.42 per game42 FP, 17 gp, 2.47 per game (#61)
#81 Teoscar Hernandez (16% OWN)52 FP, 2.79 per game314 FP, 133 gp, 2.36 per game (#67)
#82 Mallex Smith (57% OWN)52 FP, 2.43 per game320 FP, 136 gp, 2.35 per game (#68)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

D.J. Stewart is projected for 2.33 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which projects to being the #57 ranked outfielder. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above Tim Lopes but behind Steve Wilkerson the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#72). He is projected for 13.05 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#55 Lorenzo Cain2.37 FP (50% ST)2.44 FP
#56 Steve Wilkerson2.35 FP2.19 FP
#57 D.J. Stewart2.33 FP (1% ST)2.42 FP
#58 Tim Lopes2.3 FP (2% ST)2.44 FP
#59 Jake Fraley2.28 FP (2% ST)2.32 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#70 Manuel Margot13.1 FP (15% ST)2.5 FP
#71 Ian Desmond13.1 FP (26% ST)2.48 FP
#72 D.J. Stewart13 FP (1% ST)2.42 FP
#73 Austin Dean13 FP2.14 FP
#74 Randal Grichuk12.9 FP (33% ST)2.61 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.

D.J. STEWARTFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019532.89.510.06.61.3
-- Per Game (22 Proj)2.40.130.440.460.300.06
8/26 to 9/1 (0.9 Games)2.30.130.420.470.350.04
9/2 to 9/8 (5.7 Games)13.00.652.42.51.70.31
2019 Season27.503551
-- Per Game (21 GP)1.30.000.140.240.240.05
2018 to 2019703131393
-- Per Game (38 GP)1.80.080.340.340.240.08