Jurickson Profar Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $3.1K Than on DraftKings at $4.5K on 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 10.5 FD points and is worth +$822 more than $3.1K on FD. On DK he is projected for 7.8 points and is worth $4.5K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (2B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#3 Jeff McNeil11 FD Points$3000
#4 Gleyber Torres10.5 FD Points$4000
#5 Jurickson Profar10.5 FD Points$3100
#6 Luis Arraez10.4 FD Points$2900
#7 Hanser Alberto10.4 FD Points$2900
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#8 Luis Arraez8 DK Points$3900
#9 Gleyber Torres7.9 DK Points$4800
#10 Jurickson Profar7.8 DK Points$4500
#11 Adam Frazier7.7 DK Points$5000
#12 Dee Gordon7.4 DK Points$3400

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Jurickson Profar to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 68.57 projected fantasy points puts him at #10 behind Ronny Rodriguez and ahead of Jonathan Villar. He has averaged 2.74 fantasy points in his past 259 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.99 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 54%, he is the #16 most highly owned second baseman. Jurickson Profar is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #17 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#8 Jeff McNeil (96% OWN)70 FP, 3.21 per game168 FP, 63 gp, 2.67 per game (#9)
#9 Ronny Rodriguez (4% OWN)70 FP, 2.67 per game89 FP, 59 gp, 1.51 per game (#38)
#10 Jurickson Profar (54% OWN)69 FP, 2.99 per game421 FP, 145 gp, 2.9 per game (#5)
#11 Jonathan Villar (97% OWN)68 FP, 2.79 per game266 FP, 139 gp, 1.91 per game (#34)
#12 Ozzie Albies (100% OWN)66 FP, 2.83 per game453 FP, 157 gp, 2.89 per game (#6)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jurickson Profar is projected for 2.95 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #10 ranked second baseman and a must start for most owners. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above Adam Frazier but behind Hanser Alberto the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 16.33 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Luis Arraez (53% OWN)3.03 FP (39% ST)2.87 FP
#9 Hanser Alberto (27% OWN)2.98 FP (20% ST)2.52 FP
#10 Jurickson Profar (54% OWN)2.95 FP (35% ST)2.99 FP
#11 Adam Frazier (21% OWN)2.92 FP (14% ST)2.49 FP
#12 Gleyber Torres (100% OWN)2.89 FP (97% ST)3.15 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Cesar Hernandez (73% OWN)16.6 FP (52% ST)2.5 FP
#14 Hanser Alberto (27% OWN)16.4 FP (20% ST)2.52 FP
#15 Jurickson Profar (54% OWN)16.3 FP (35% ST)2.99 FP
#16 Kolten Wong (45% OWN)15.9 FP (27% ST)2.75 FP
#17 Jeff McNeil (96% OWN)15.7 FP (73% ST)3.21 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.

JURICKSON PROFARFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019693.414.213.97.91.2
-- Per Game (23 Proj)3.00.150.620.610.340.05
8/26 to 9/1 (0.9 Games)3.00.150.630.630.390.03
9/2 to 9/8 (5.2 Games)16.30.813.43.31.80.29
2019 Season289185956377
-- Per Game (114 GP)2.50.160.520.490.320.06
2018 to 2019710381361389217
-- Per Game (259 GP)2.70.150.530.530.360.07