Hanser Alberto is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.9K) and DraftKings ($4K) for 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 10.3 FanDuel points and 8 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$801 more than $2.9K on FanDuel and +$699 more than $4K 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 (2B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#4 Ryan McMahon10.8 FD Points$3600
#5 Gleyber Torres10.6 FD Points$4100
#6 Hanser Alberto10.3 FD Points$2900
#7 Ozzie Albies10.1 FD Points$3200
#8 Jurickson Profar10 FD Points$2900
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#3 Kevin Newman8.6 DK Points$5500
#4 Ryan McMahon8.1 DK Points$4700
#5 Hanser Alberto8 DK Points$4000
#6 Josh VanMeter7.8 DK Points$3900
#7 Ketel Marte7.7 DK Points$5000

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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 67.36 projected fantasy points puts him at #15 behind Elvis Andrus and ahead of Didi Gregorius. He has averaged 2.35 fantasy points in his past 124 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.57 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#32) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Hanser Alberto is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #18 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#13 Ronny Rodriguez (4% OWN)70 FP, 2.57 per game89 FP, 59 gp, 1.51 per game (#38)
#14 Elvis Andrus (94% OWN)68 FP, 2.9 per game232 FP, 97 gp, 2.39 per game (#18)
#15 Hanser Alberto (24% OWN)67 FP, 2.57 per game232 FP, 97 gp, 2.39 per game (#18)
#16 Didi Gregorius (89% OWN)67 FP, 3.17 per game450 FP, 133 gp, 3.38 per game (#3)
#17 Adalberto Mondesi (92% OWN)67 FP, 2.94 per game204 FP, 75 gp, 2.71 per game (#11)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hanser Alberto is projected for 6.06 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #10 ranked shortstop and a must start for most owners. 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 Francisco Lindor but behind Kevin Newman the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#18). He is projected for 16.29 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Marcus Semien (97% OWN)6.5 FP (87% ST)3.27 FP
#9 Kevin Newman (45% OWN)6.4 FP (37% ST)2.47 FP
#10 Hanser Alberto (24% OWN)6.1 FP (17% ST)2.57 FP
#11 Francisco Lindor (100% OWN)6 FP (99% ST)3.46 FP
#12 Elvis Andrus (94% OWN)6 FP (78% ST)2.9 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Scott Kingery (72% OWN)16.5 FP (54% ST)2.64 FP
#17 Adalberto Mondesi (92% OWN)16.4 FP (10% ST)2.94 FP
#18 Hanser Alberto (24% OWN)16.3 FP (17% ST)2.57 FP
#19 Didi Gregorius (89% OWN)15.7 FP (59% ST)3.17 FP
#20 Willy Adames (28% OWN)15.5 FP (18% ST)2.25 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 2019672.811.411.44.31.1
-- Per Game (26 Proj)2.60.110.430.440.160.04
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)6.10.241.01.10.390.10
9/2 to 9/8 (6.5 Games)16.30.632.72.80.990.28
2019 Season284104649134
-- Per Game (112 GP)2.50.090.410.440.120.04
2018 to 2019292104649154
-- Per Game (124 GP)2.40.080.370.400.120.03