Eduardo Escobar Is Just The #19 3B on FanDuel But Is The #4 Highest Priced on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (3B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#17 Kyle Seager8.7 FD Points$3500
#18 Mike Moustakas8.7 FD Points$3100
#19 Eduardo Escobar8.5 FD Points$3900
#20 Jake Lamb8.1 FD Points$2500
#21 Yu-Cheng Chang8.1 FD Points$2200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Eduardo Escobar to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 56.79 projected fantasy points puts him at #18 behind Sheldon Neuse and ahead of Rio Ruiz. He has averaged 3.19 fantasy points in his past 284 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.02 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#15) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #7 most highly owned third baseman. Eduardo Escobar is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #5 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#16 Renato Nunez (64% OWN)60 FP, 2.74 per game141 FP, 71 gp, 1.99 per game (#27)
#17 Sheldon Neuse (4% OWN)58 FP, 2.89 per game141 FP, 71 gp, 1.99 per game (#27)
#18 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)57 FP, 3.02 per game434 FP, 150 gp, 2.89 per game (#10)
#19 Rio Ruiz (1% OWN)56 FP, 2.29 per game434 FP, 150 gp, 2.89 per game (#10)
#20 Michael Chavis (59% OWN)54 FP, 2.64 per game434 FP, 150 gp, 2.89 per game (#10)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Eduardo Escobar is projected for 14.22 fantasy points in 5 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #18 projected third 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 Kyle Seager but behind Mike Moustakas. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#13). He is projected for 16.18 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Josh Donaldson (99% OWN)14.7 FP (93% ST)2.83 FP
#17 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)14.3 FP (73% ST)3.21 FP
#18 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)14.2 FP (92% ST)3.02 FP
#19 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)14.1 FP (57% ST)2.66 FP
#20 Jedd Gyorko (1% OWN)13.8 FP2.9 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#11 Evan Longoria (34% OWN)18 FP (23% ST)2.75 FP
#12 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (98% OWN)16.8 FP (78% ST)3.06 FP
#13 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)16.2 FP (92% ST)3.02 FP
#14 J.D. Davis (61% OWN)15.9 FP (48% ST)2.76 FP
#15 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)15.4 FP (57% ST)2.66 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.

EDUARDO ESCOBARFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019573.913.110.45.80.6
-- Per Game (19 Proj)3.00.210.700.550.310.03
9/2 to 9/8 (4.6 Games)14.20.933.32.61.40.15
9/9 to 9/15 (5.3 Games)16.21.23.72.91.60.17
2019 Season4723210985435
-- Per Game (134 GP)3.50.240.810.630.320.04
2018 to 201990655193160957
-- Per Game (284 GP)3.20.190.680.560.330.02