Hanser Alberto Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $3.7K Than on FanDuel at $2.9 on 8/17

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 9 FD points and is worth +$395 more than $2.9K on FD. On DK he is projected for 7.1 points and is worth +$411 more than $3.7K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (2B) 8/17 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#15 Kolten Wong9.2 FD Points$2900
#16 Brian Dozier9.1 FD Points$2300
#17 Hanser Alberto9 FD Points$2900
#18 Corban Joseph8.9 FD Points$2200
#19 Cesar Hernandez8.9 FD Points$2700
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 8/17 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#12 Cavan Biggio7.5 DK Points$4100
#13 Gleyber Torres7.2 DK Points$4700
#14 Hanser Alberto7.1 DK Points$3700
#15 Jonathan Schoop7.1 DK Points$4000
#16 Kolten Wong7.1 DK Points$4200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Hanser Alberto to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 90.68 projected fantasy points puts him at #18 behind Didi Gregorius and ahead of Nick Ahmed. He has averaged 2.15 fantasy points in his past 112 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.43 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#39) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Hanser Alberto is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #25 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#16 Corey Seager (93% OWN)95 FP, 2.82 per game66 FP, 26 gp, 2.56 per game (#16)
#17 Didi Gregorius (89% OWN)93 FP, 3.04 per game450 FP, 133 gp, 3.38 per game (#3)
#18 Hanser Alberto (14% OWN)91 FP, 2.43 per game450 FP, 133 gp, 3.38 per game (#3)
#19 Nick Ahmed (41% OWN)90 FP, 2.61 per game334 FP, 149 gp, 2.24 per game (#21)
#20 Aledmys Diaz (10% OWN)88 FP, 3.23 per game299 FP, 126 gp, 2.37 per game (#20)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hanser Alberto is projected for 4.9 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 21 which ranks him as the #23 projected shortstop 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 Josh VanMeter but behind Nick Ahmed the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#13). He is projected for 15.49 fantasy points.

8/17 TO 8/18 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#21 Scott Kingery (75% OWN)5 FP (54% ST)2.77 FP
#22 Nick Ahmed (41% OWN)4.93 FP (30% ST)2.61 FP
#23 Hanser Alberto (14% OWN)4.9 FP (10% ST)2.43 FP
#24 Josh VanMeter (25% OWN)4.68 FP (14% ST)2.61 FP
#25 Jurickson Profar (52% OWN)4.64 FP (27% ST)2.86 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#11 Aledmys Diaz (10% OWN)16.5 FP (5% ST)3.23 FP
#12 Manny Machado (100% OWN)16.2 FP (96% ST)2.83 FP
#13 Hanser Alberto (14% OWN)15.5 FP (10% ST)2.43 FP
#14 Xander Bogaerts (100% OWN)15.4 FP (98% ST)3.5 FP
#15 Josh VanMeter (25% OWN)14.9 FP (14% ST)2.61 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.

HANSER ALBERTOFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019913.415.216.26.41.9
-- Per Game (37 Proj)2.40.090.410.430.170.05
8/12 to 8/18 (2 Games)4.90.170.800.850.380.11
8/19 to 8/25 (6.4 Games)15.50.562.62.81.00.32
2019 Season23273639114
-- Per Game (100 GP)2.30.070.360.390.110.04
2018 to 201924073639134
-- Per Game (112 GP)2.10.060.320.350.120.04