Evan Longoria is Projected to Be the #14 Third Baseman...Behind Michael Chavis and Ahead of Josh Donaldson the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Evan Longoria to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 73.27 projected fantasy points puts him at #14 behind Michael Chavis and ahead of Josh Donaldson. He has averaged 2.43 fantasy points in his past 226 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.66 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#29) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 33%, he is the #21 most highly owned third baseman. Evan Longoria is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #18 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#12 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)74 FP, 3.17 per game152 FP, 71 gp, 2.15 per game (#21)
#13 Michael Chavis (62% OWN)73 FP, 2.81 per game152 FP, 71 gp, 2.15 per game (#21)
#14 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)73 FP, 2.66 per game280 FP, 124 gp, 2.26 per game (#18)
#15 Josh Donaldson (99% OWN)71 FP, 2.84 per game141 FP, 52 gp, 2.71 per game (#12)
#16 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)71 FP, 2.69 per game349 FP, 155 gp, 2.25 per game (#19)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Evan Longoria is projected for 7.16 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #17 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 Sheldon Neuse but behind Mike Moustakas the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#11). He is projected for 16.28 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#15 Josh Donaldson (99% OWN)7.9 FP (92% ST)2.84 FP
#16 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)7.6 FP (81% ST)3.18 FP
#17 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)7.2 FP (22% ST)2.66 FP
#18 Sheldon Neuse (3% OWN)7 FP3.09 FP
#19 Colin Moran (22% OWN)7 FP (17% ST)2.63 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Justin Turner (98% OWN)17.3 FP (91% ST)3.06 FP
#10 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)16.8 FP (65% ST)3.17 FP
#11 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)16.3 FP (22% ST)2.66 FP
#12 Renato Nunez (65% OWN)16.1 FP (39% ST)2.85 FP
#13 J.D. Davis (60% OWN)15.3 FP (47% ST)2.78 FP

Evan Longoria Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $4.1K Than on FanDuel at $3.1 on 8/30

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 8.9 FD points and is worth $3.1K on FD. On DK he is projected for 6.8 points and is worth $4.1K. 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) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#17 Manny Machado9.3 FD Points$3400
#18 Yoan Moncada9.3 FD Points$3000
#19 Evan Longoria8.9 FD Points$3100
#20 Yu-Cheng Chang8.9 FD Points$2200
#21 Scott Kingery8.6 FD Points$3000
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#16 J.D. Davis7.1 DK Points$3900
#17 Yoan Moncada7 DK Points$4900
#18 Evan Longoria6.8 DK Points$4100
#19 Yu-Cheng Chang6.7 DK Points$3000
#20 Scott Kingery6.6 DK Points$4300

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.

EVAN LONGORIAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019734.414.113.07.40.7
-- Per Game (28 Proj)2.70.160.510.470.270.02
8/26 to 9/1 (2.9 Games)7.20.411.41.30.770.07
9/2 to 9/8 (6.7 Games)16.30.933.23.01.60.16
2019 Season268175750322
-- Per Game (102 GP)2.60.170.560.490.310.02
2018 to 201954933111101545
-- Per Game (226 GP)2.40.150.490.450.240.02