Jose Ramirez is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.8K) and DraftKings ($4.2K) for 8/17

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 13.9 FanDuel points and 10.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$929 more than $3.8K on FanDuel and +$1890 more than $4.2K 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) 8/17 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#2 Rafael Devers14.7 FD Points$4400
#3 Anthony Rendon14 FD Points$4200
#4 Jose Ramirez13.9 FD Points$3800
#5 Nolan Arenado12.9 FD Points$4600
#6 Alex Bregman12.5 FD Points$4300
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/17 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Kris Bryant11.4 DK Points$4700
#2 Rafael Devers10.8 DK Points$5600
#3 Jose Ramirez10.6 DK Points$4200
#4 Anthony Rendon10.4 DK Points$5000
#5 Nolan Arenado9.5 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 140.99 projected fantasy points puts him at #2 behind Anthony Rendon and ahead of Nolan Arenado. He has averaged 3.58 fantasy points in his past 277 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.83 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 #9 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#1 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)150 FP, 3.91 per game476 FP, 134 gp, 3.55 per game (#4)
#2 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)141 FP, 3.83 per game619 FP, 157 gp, 3.94 per game (#1)
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)139 FP, 3.59 per game555 FP, 155 gp, 3.58 per game (#3)
#4 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)137 FP, 3.78 per game592 FP, 157 gp, 3.77 per game (#2)
#5 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)127 FP, 3.32 per game306 FP, 101 gp, 3.03 per game (#9)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jose Ramirez is projected for 7.63 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #4 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 Nolan Arenado but behind Anthony Rendon the rest of the week. His projected rank in Week 22 is the same as it is in Week 21. He is projected for 21.02 fantasy points.

8/17 TO 8/18 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)8 FP (99% ST)3.32 FP
#3 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)7.8 FP (99% ST)3.91 FP
#4 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)7.6 FP (99% ST)3.83 FP
#5 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)7.3 FP (99% ST)3.59 FP
#6 Justin Turner (97% OWN)7 FP (89% ST)3.18 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)25.9 FP (99% ST)3.78 FP
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)24.3 FP (99% ST)3.59 FP
#4 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)21 FP (99% ST)3.83 FP
#5 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)17.4 FP (99% ST)3.32 FP
#6 Justin Turner (97% OWN)17 FP (89% ST)3.18 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 20191417.9262515.97.2
-- Per Game (37 Proj)3.80.210.710.670.430.20
8/12 to 8/18 (2 Games)7.60.411.31.20.800.44
8/19 to 8/25 (5.6 Games)21.01.23.93.82.41.1
2019 Season3722074655024
-- Per Game (120 GP)3.10.170.620.540.420.20
2018 to 20199905918017515658
-- Per Game (277 GP)3.60.210.650.630.560.21