Jose Ramirez is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.7K) and DraftKings ($5.1K) for 8/24

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 12.8 FanDuel points and 9.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$677 more than $3.7K on FanDuel and +$489 more than $5.1K 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) 8/24 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Anthony Rendon12.9 FD Points$4100
#2 Jose Ramirez12.8 FD Points$3700
#3 Rafael Devers12.6 FD Points$4400
#4 Vladimir Guerrero Jr.12.2 FD Points$3100
#5 Matt Carpenter11.6 FD Points$2700
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/24 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Jose Ramirez9.6 DK Points$5100
#2 Rafael Devers9.4 DK Points$5400
#3 Vladimir Guerrero Jr.9.2 DK Points$4200
#4 Matt Carpenter8.7 DK Points$3700
#5 Alex Bregman8.6 DK Points$5300

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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 116.46 projected fantasy points puts him at #2 behind Anthony Rendon and ahead of Nolan Arenado. He has averaged 3.54 fantasy points in his past 282 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.74 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#3) is worse than 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)123 FP, 3.89 per game476 FP, 134 gp, 3.55 per game (#4)
#2 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)116 FP, 3.74 per game619 FP, 157 gp, 3.94 per game (#1)
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)114 FP, 3.57 per game555 FP, 155 gp, 3.58 per game (#3)
#4 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)112 FP, 3.77 per game592 FP, 157 gp, 3.77 per game (#2)
#5 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)108 FP, 3.51 per game444 FP, 144 gp, 3.08 per game (#7)

WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jose Ramirez is projected for 7.29 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #1 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 the highest ranked third baseman the rest of the week, ahead of Anthony Rendon. Week 23 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#3). He is projected for 21.59 fantasy points.

8/24 TO 8/25 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)7.3 FP (99% ST)3.74 FP
#2 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)7.2 FP (99% ST)3.89 FP
#3 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)7.1 FP (100% ST)3.77 FP
#4 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)6.3 FP (100% ST)3.57 FP
#5 Rafael Devers (100% OWN)6.3 FP (98% ST)3.45 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)26.1 FP (100% ST)3.57 FP
#2 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)22.4 FP (84% ST)3.51 FP
#3 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)21.6 FP (99% ST)3.74 FP
#4 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)21.2 FP (92% ST)3.04 FP
#5 Justin Turner (98% OWN)20.7 FP (91% ST)3.12 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 20191166.6222013.35.8
-- Per Game (31 Proj)3.70.210.700.650.430.19
8/19 to 8/25 (1.9 Games)7.30.361.41.30.680.37
8/26 to 9/1 (5.7 Games)21.61.23.83.62.51.1
2019 Season3802075655124
-- Per Game (125 GP)3.00.160.600.520.410.19
2018 to 201910005918117515758
-- Per Game (282 GP)3.50.210.640.620.560.21