Daniel Vogelbach Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $3.1K Than on DraftKings at $4.2K on 8/30

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 9.3 FD points and is worth +$320 more than $3.1K on FD. On DK he is projected for 6.9 points and is worth $4.2K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (C/1B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#21 Joey Votto9.4 FD Points$2900
#22 Danny Santana9.3 FD Points$3300
#23 Daniel Vogelbach9.3 FD Points$3100
#24 Will Smith9 FD Points$3300
#25 Austin Nola8.9 FD Points$2800
DRAFTKINGS (1B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#26 Joey Votto7.1 DK Points$3600
#27 Danny Santana7 DK Points$4700
#28 Daniel Vogelbach6.9 DK Points$4200
#29 Austin Nola6.8 DK Points$4300
#30 Miguel Cabrera6.7 DK Points$3300

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Daniel Vogelbach to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 65.31 projected fantasy points puts him at #29 behind Miguel Cabrera and ahead of Luke Voit. He has averaged 2.52 fantasy points in his past 157 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.59 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#43) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 74%, he is the #23 most highly owned first baseman. Daniel Vogelbach is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #17 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#27 Mitch Moreland (18% OWN)66 FP, 3.13 per game297 FP, 120 gp, 2.48 per game (#34)
#28 Miguel Cabrera (36% OWN)65 FP, 2.42 per game108 FP, 38 gp, 2.83 per game (#18)
#29 Daniel Vogelbach (74% OWN)65 FP, 2.59 per game56 FP, 36 gp, 1.56 per game (#48)
#30 Luke Voit (88% OWN)64 FP, 3.16 per game158 FP, 47 gp, 3.37 per game (#3)
#31 Brandon Dixon (7% OWN)64 FP, 2.3 per game50 FP, 61 gp, 0.81 per game (#53)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Daniel Vogelbach is projected for 7.14 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #26 projected first 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 Miguel Cabrera but behind Ryan O'Hearn the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#43). He is projected for 12.29 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Albert Pujols (28% OWN)7.3 FP (19% ST)2.77 FP
#25 Ryan O'Hearn (11% OWN)7.3 FP (4% ST)2.46 FP
#26 Daniel Vogelbach (74% OWN)7.1 FP (47% ST)2.59 FP
#27 Miguel Cabrera (36% OWN)7.1 FP (22% ST)2.42 FP
#28 Jesus Aguilar (42% OWN)7 FP (26% ST)2.84 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#41 Ian Desmond (41% OWN)12.6 FP (28% ST)2.45 FP
#42 Neil Walker (3% OWN)12.4 FP (1% ST)2.39 FP
#43 Daniel Vogelbach (74% OWN)12.3 FP (47% ST)2.59 FP
#44 Yonder Alonso (5% OWN)11.5 FP (2% ST)2.43 FP
#45 Edwin Encarnacion (91% OWN)10.4 FP (7% ST)3.52 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.

DANIEL VOGELBACHFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019654.713.713.013.10.2
-- Per Game (25 Proj)2.60.190.540.510.520.01
8/26 to 9/1 (2.9 Games)7.10.411.61.51.20.03
9/2 to 9/8 (5.6 Games)12.30.972.62.42.60.04
2019 Season339286966790
-- Per Game (121 GP)2.80.230.570.550.650.00
2018 to 2019395328275920
-- Per Game (157 GP)2.50.200.520.480.590.00