Jose Ramirez is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.4K) and DraftKings ($4.7K) for 8/23

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 12.6 FanDuel points and 9.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$767 more than $3.4K on FanDuel and +$725 more than $4.7K 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) 8/23 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Vladimir Guerrero Jr.13.2 FD Points$2900
#2 Anthony Rendon12.9 FD Points$4200
#3 Jose Ramirez12.6 FD Points$3400
#4 Eugenio Suarez12.5 FD Points$3600
#5 Nolan Arenado11.9 FD Points$4000
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/23 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Vladimir Guerrero Jr.10.1 DK Points$4000
#2 Alex Bregman9.8 DK Points$5500
#3 Jose Ramirez9.5 DK Points$4700
#4 Eugenio Suarez9.3 DK Points$4500
#5 Justin Turner9 DK Points$4400

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Jose Ramirez to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 120.87 projected fantasy points puts him at #2 behind Anthony Rendon and ahead of Nolan Arenado. He has averaged 3.55 fantasy points in his past 281 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.77 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite third baseman. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. Jose Ramirez is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #10 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#1 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)127 FP, 3.9 per game476 FP, 134 gp, 3.55 per game (#4)
#2 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)121 FP, 3.77 per game619 FP, 157 gp, 3.94 per game (#1)
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)117 FP, 3.55 per game555 FP, 155 gp, 3.58 per game (#3)
#4 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)116 FP, 3.76 per game592 FP, 157 gp, 3.77 per game (#2)
#5 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)109 FP, 3.25 per game306 FP, 101 gp, 3.03 per game (#9)

WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jose Ramirez is projected for 10.64 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #3 ranked third 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 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. but behind Alex Bregman the rest of the week. Week 23 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#4). He is projected for 21.85 fantasy points.

8/23 TO 8/25 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)11 FP (99% ST)3.9 FP
#2 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)10.9 FP (100% ST)3.76 FP
#3 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)10.6 FP (99% ST)3.77 FP
#4 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)10 FP (68% ST)3.07 FP
#5 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)9.7 FP (100% ST)3.55 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)22.6 FP (89% ST)3.53 FP
#3 Justin Turner (98% OWN)21.9 FP (91% ST)3.23 FP
#4 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)21.9 FP (99% ST)3.77 FP
#5 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)21.3 FP (89% ST)3.04 FP
#6 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)19.9 FP (100% ST)3.76 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.

JOSE RAMIREZFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 20191216.8232113.86.0
-- Per Game (32 Proj)3.80.210.710.660.430.19
8/19 to 8/25 (2.9 Games)10.60.582.01.91.10.53
8/26 to 9/1 (5.7 Games)21.91.24.03.72.51.1
2019 Season3792075655124
-- Per Game (124 GP)3.10.160.600.520.410.19
2018 to 20199985918117515758
-- Per Game (281 GP)3.60.210.640.620.560.21