Joc Pederson is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.2K) and DraftKings ($4.3K) for 8/30

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 11.1 FanDuel points and 8.3 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$331 more than $3.2K on FanDuel and +$650 more than $4.3K 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 (OF) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#24 Mallex Smith11.2 FD Points$2700
#25 Justin Upton11.2 FD Points$3000
#26 Joc Pederson11.1 FD Points$3200
#27 Adam Eaton11 FD Points$3600
#28 Kole Calhoun10.8 FD Points$3200
DRAFTKINGS (1B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#11 Trey Mancini8.5 DK Points$4400
#12 Pete Alonso8.4 DK Points$4800
#13 Joc Pederson8.3 DK Points$4300
#14 Yulieski Gurriel8.3 DK Points$4800
#15 Daniel Murphy8.1 DK Points$4500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Joc Pederson to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 66.55 projected fantasy points puts him at #43 behind Alex Gordon and ahead of Gerardo Parra. He has averaged 2.51 fantasy points in his past 259 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.13 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#33) 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 77%, he is the #39 most highly owned outfielder. Joc Pederson is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #32 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#41 Brett Gardner (57% OWN)67 FP, 3.01 per game352 FP, 138 gp, 2.55 per game (#44)
#42 Alex Gordon (73% OWN)67 FP, 2.79 per game295 FP, 141 gp, 2.09 per game (#79)
#43 Joc Pederson (77% OWN)67 FP, 3.13 per game331 FP, 135 gp, 2.45 per game (#55)
#44 Gerardo Parra (2% OWN)66 FP, 3.08 per game259 FP, 135 gp, 1.92 per game (#88)
#45 Mark Canha (50% OWN)66 FP, 3.17 per game271 FP, 118 gp, 2.3 per game (#64)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Joc Pederson is projected for 7.21 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #47 ranked outfielder. 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 Kevin Kiermaier but behind Michael Conforto the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#27). He is projected for 17.84 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#45 Corey Dickerson7.5 FP (36% ST)2.89 FP
#46 Michael Conforto7.2 FP (87% ST)3.2 FP
#47 Joc Pederson7.2 FP (55% ST)3.13 FP
#48 Kevin Kiermaier7.1 FP (20% ST)2.6 FP
#49 Oscar Mercado7 FP (50% ST)2.63 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#25 Corey Dickerson18.4 FP (36% ST)2.89 FP
#26 Aristides Aquino18.1 FP (89% ST)2.99 FP
#27 Joc Pederson17.8 FP (55% ST)3.13 FP
#28 Jay Bruce17.7 FP (4% ST)2.88 FP
#29 Bryan Reynolds17.5 FP (79% ST)3.08 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.

JOC PEDERSONFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019675.311.913.77.90.3
-- Per Game (21 Proj)3.10.250.560.640.370.02
8/26 to 9/1 (2.3 Games)7.20.571.31.50.980.04
9/2 to 9/8 (5.3 Games)17.81.43.33.82.00.07
2019 Season320275865421
-- Per Game (124 GP)2.60.220.470.520.340.01
2018 to 201965052113129822
-- Per Game (259 GP)2.50.200.440.500.320.01