Joe Wendle is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.1K) and DraftKings ($3K) for 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 10.2 FanDuel points and 7.7 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1574 more than $2.1K on FanDuel and +$1676 more than $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 (3B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#7 Scott Kingery10.4 FD Points$3000
#8 Matt Carpenter10.4 FD Points$3200
#9 Joe Wendle10.2 FD Points$2100
#10 Evan Longoria10 FD Points$3000
#11 Nolan Arenado9.9 FD Points$3900
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#3 DJ LeMahieu8 DK Points$4900
#4 Gleyber Torres7.8 DK Points$4400
#5 Joe Wendle7.7 DK Points$3000
#6 Cesar Hernandez7.4 DK Points$3800
#7 Jeff McNeil7.4 DK Points$4800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Joe Wendle to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 50.38 projected fantasy points puts him at #30 behind Jason Kipnis and ahead of Joe Panik. He has averaged 2.24 fantasy points in his past 187 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.53 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#35) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Joe Wendle is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #44 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#28 Ian Kinsler (4% OWN)52 FP, 2.25 per game318 FP, 128 gp, 2.48 per game (#15)
#29 Jason Kipnis (37% OWN)51 FP, 2.54 per game358 FP, 147 gp, 2.44 per game (#18)
#30 Joe Wendle (12% OWN)50 FP, 2.53 per game338 FP, 139 gp, 2.43 per game (#19)
#31 Joe Panik (5% OWN)50 FP, 2.41 per game197 FP, 101 gp, 1.95 per game (#35)
#32 Rougned Odor (51% OWN)50 FP, 2.3 per game342 FP, 128 gp, 2.67 per game (#8)

START JOE WENDLE IN WEEK 24... AHEAD OF MIKE FREEMAN

Joe Wendle is projected for 17.12 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #12 ranked second baseman 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 Mike Freeman but behind Javier Baez. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#37). He is projected for 11.18 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Rougned Odor (51% OWN)17.4 FP (31% ST)2.3 FP
#11 Javier Baez (100% OWN)17.3 FP (98% ST)3.02 FP
#12 Joe Wendle (12% OWN)17.1 FP (4% ST)2.53 FP
#13 Mike Freeman (1% OWN)16.6 FP (1% ST)2.7 FP
#14 Cesar Hernandez (72% OWN)16.5 FP (53% ST)2.47 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#35 Dee Gordon (57% OWN)11.3 FP (37% ST)1.97 FP
#36 Isan Diaz (15% OWN)11.2 FP (4% ST)2.09 FP
#37 Joe Wendle (12% OWN)11.2 FP (4% ST)2.53 FP
#38 Rougned Odor (51% OWN)11 FP (31% ST)2.3 FP
#39 Daniel Descalso (4% OWN)11 FP (1% ST)2.24 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.

JOE WENDLEFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019501.19.49.25.72.5
-- Per Game (20 Proj)2.50.050.470.460.290.13
9/2 to 9/8 (6.5 Games)17.10.363.23.11.70.84
9/9 to 9/15 (4.2 Games)11.20.232.02.21.40.52
2019 Season811131685
-- Per Game (48 GP)1.70.020.270.330.170.10
2018 to 2019419874784521
-- Per Game (187 GP)2.20.040.400.420.240.11