Giovanny Urshela is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.3K) and DraftKings ($4.2K) for 8/27

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 10.5 FanDuel points and 7.9 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$243 more than $3.3K on FanDuel and +$183 more than $4.2K 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 (3B) 8/27 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Matt Carpenter11.2 FD Points$2900
#10 Josh Donaldson10.7 FD Points$3600
#11 Giovanny Urshela10.5 FD Points$3300
#12 Miguel Sano10.4 FD Points$3800
#13 Justin Turner10.1 FD Points$3400
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/27 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Matt Carpenter8.4 DK Points$4300
#10 Josh Donaldson8 DK Points$4900
#11 Giovanny Urshela7.9 DK Points$4200
#12 Alex Bregman7.7 DK Points$4800
#13 Justin Turner7.7 DK Points$4500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Giovanny Urshela to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 53.56 projected fantasy points puts him at #24 behind Carlos Sanchez and ahead of Matt Duffy. He has averaged 2.87 fantasy points in his past 123 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.45 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#6) 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 89%, he is the #13 most highly owned third baseman. Giovanny Urshela is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #14 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#22 Todd Frazier (9% OWN)56 FP, 2.49 per game278 FP, 115 gp, 2.41 per game (#14)
#23 Carlos Sanchez (3% OWN)54 FP, 2.17 per game333 FP, 154 gp, 2.16 per game (#20)
#24 Giovanny Urshela (89% OWN)54 FP, 3.45 per game21 FP, 15 gp, 1.4 per game (#31)
#25 Matt Duffy (3% OWN)53 FP, 2.21 per game300 FP, 131 gp, 2.29 per game (#16)
#26 Cheslor Cuthbert (3% OWN)53 FP, 2.36 per game50 FP, 30 gp, 1.68 per game (#29)

START GIOVANNY URSHELA IN WEEK 23... AHEAD OF RIO RUIZ

Giovanny Urshela is projected for 11.76 fantasy points in 4 games the rest of the week in week 23 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 Rio Ruiz but behind Evan Longoria the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#26). He is projected for 10.82 fantasy points.

8/27 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)12.7 FP (73% ST)2.98 FP
#17 Evan Longoria (31% OWN)12 FP (21% ST)2.66 FP
#18 Giovanny Urshela (89% OWN)11.8 FP (73% ST)3.45 FP
#19 Rio Ruiz (1% OWN)11.3 FP (1% ST)2.4 FP
#20 Cheslor Cuthbert (3% OWN)11.1 FP (2% ST)2.36 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Michael Brosseau (6% OWN)11.2 FP (3% ST)3 FP
#25 Cheslor Cuthbert (3% OWN)11.1 FP (2% ST)2.36 FP
#26 Giovanny Urshela (89% OWN)10.8 FP (73% ST)3.45 FP
#27 Martin Prado (1% OWN)10.3 FP1.95 FP
#28 Marco Hernandez (0% OWN)9.9 FP3.4 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.

GIOVANNY URSHELAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019543.011.010.44.80.3
-- Per Game (16 Proj)3.40.190.710.670.310.02
8/26 to 9/1 (3.5 Games)11.80.682.42.30.870.06
9/2 to 9/8 (3 Games)10.80.592.22.10.890.06
2019 Season332186764211
-- Per Game (108 GP)3.10.170.620.590.190.01
2018 to 2019354197070231
-- Per Game (123 GP)2.90.150.570.570.190.01