Eduardo Escobar Is Just The #31 3B on FanDuel But Is The #8 Highest Priced on 9/1

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) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#29 Todd Frazier8.2 FD Points$2700
#30 Asdrubal Cabrera8 FD Points$2800
#31 Eduardo Escobar8 FD Points$3800
#32 Yu-Cheng Chang7.8 FD Points$2200
#33 Matt Thaiss7.7 FD Points$2400

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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 59.71 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Sheldon Neuse and ahead of Yu-Cheng Chang. He has averaged 3.19 fantasy points in his past 283 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.06 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#14) 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 #9 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
#19 Renato Nunez (65% OWN)63 FP, 2.77 per game141 FP, 71 gp, 1.99 per game (#28)
#20 Sheldon Neuse (4% OWN)61 FP, 2.9 per game141 FP, 71 gp, 1.99 per game (#28)
#21 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)60 FP, 3.06 per game434 FP, 150 gp, 2.89 per game (#11)
#22 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)58 FP, 2.79 per game434 FP, 150 gp, 2.89 per game (#11)
#23 Rio Ruiz (1% OWN)58 FP, 2.3 per game434 FP, 150 gp, 2.89 per game (#11)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Eduardo Escobar is projected for 2.13 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #26 projected third baseman for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Yu-Cheng Chang but behind Travis Shaw the rest of the week. Week 24 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#24). He is projected for 14.12 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Asdrubal Cabrera (57% OWN)2.17 FP (40% ST)2.97 FP
#25 Travis Shaw (16% OWN)2.15 FP (3% ST)2.5 FP
#26 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)2.13 FP (91% ST)3.06 FP
#27 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)1.98 FP2.79 FP
#28 Dawel Lugo (1% OWN)1.98 FP2.22 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)14.2 FP (77% ST)3.23 FP
#23 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)14.1 FP (59% ST)2.68 FP
#24 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)14.1 FP (91% ST)3.06 FP
#25 Jedd Gyorko (1% OWN)13.6 FP2.87 FP
#26 Jake Lamb (16% OWN)12.8 FP (6% ST)2.28 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 2019604.113.710.86.20.6
-- Per Game (20 Proj)3.10.210.700.550.320.03
8/26 to 9/1 (0.8 Games)2.10.150.500.370.180.03
9/2 to 9/8 (4.5 Games)14.10.953.32.51.40.15
2019 Season4703210984435
-- Per Game (133 GP)3.50.240.820.630.320.04
2018 to 201990455193159957
-- Per Game (283 GP)3.20.190.680.560.340.02