Jacob Waguespack Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $7K Than on FanDuel at $7.4 on 9/2

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 27.3 FD points and is worth $7.4K on FD. On DK he is projected for 14.6 points and is worth +$953 more than $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 (P) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#11 Anthony DeSclafani27.5 FD Points$7800
#12 Mike Leake27.5 FD Points$6500
#13 Jacob Waguespack27.3 FD Points$7400
#14 Cal Quantrill27.1 FD Points$6600
#15 Ryan Yarbrough26 FD Points$7600
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#5 Noah Syndergaard16.8 DK Points$10000
#6 Masahiro Tanaka16.4 DK Points$8100
#7 Jacob Waguespack14.6 DK Points$7000
#8 Anthony DeSclafani14.5 DK Points$8500
#9 Adam Wainwright13.8 DK Points$7600

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Jacob Waguespack to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 12.7 projected fantasy points puts him at #32 behind Wade Miley and ahead of Domingo German. He has averaged 0.55 fantasy points in his past 11 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.65 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#38) 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 32%, he is the #117 most highly owned starting pitcher. Jacob Waguespack is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #85 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#30 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)12.8 FP, 3.38 per game34 FP, 31 gp, 1.1 per game (#58)
#31 Wade Miley (95% OWN)12.8 FP, 2.66 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)
#32 Jacob Waguespack (32% OWN)12.7 FP, 2.65 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)
#33 Domingo German (96% OWN)12.3 FP, 3.63 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)
#34 Mike Fiers (94% OWN)12 FP, 2.5 per game51 FP, 31 gp, 1.64 per game (#51)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jacob Waguespack is projected for 2.75 fantasy points in 3 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #33 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Kenta Maeda but behind Mike Montgomery. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#71). He is projected for 1 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Jose Quintana (94% OWN)3.25 FP (61% ST)2.94 FP
#32 Mike Montgomery (44% OWN)2.75 FP (33% ST)-0.8 FP
#33 Jacob Waguespack (32% OWN)2.75 FP (22% ST)2.65 FP
#34 Kenta Maeda (94% OWN)2.73 FP (61% ST)3.22 FP
#35 James Paxton (97% OWN)2.71 FP (77% ST)2.27 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#69 Jason Vargas (39% OWN)1.02 FP (23% ST)0.41 FP
#70 Zach Eflin (40% OWN)1.01 FP (20% ST)0.61 FP
#71 Jacob Waguespack (32% OWN)1 FP (22% ST)2.65 FP
#72 Ross Stripling (39% OWN)0.89 FP (9% ST)1.08 FP
#73 Dinelson Lamet (68% OWN)0.84 FP (33% ST)1.89 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.

JACOB WAGUESPACKFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201912.72.11.127207.9
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.60.440.225.74.21.7
9/2 to 9/8 (3 Games)2.70.630.5811.68.33.4
9/9 to 9/15 (1 Game)1.000.390.265.44.51.9
2019 Season6.042554216
-- Per Game (11 GP)0.550.360.185.03.81.5