Justin Turner is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.6K) and DraftKings ($4.5K) for 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 11.4 FanDuel points and 8.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$354 more than $3.6K on FanDuel and +$606 more than $4.5K 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) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#4 Rafael Devers12.1 FD Points$4300
#5 Matt Chapman11.8 FD Points$3700
#6 Justin Turner11.4 FD Points$3600
#7 Miguel Sano11 FD Points$3700
#8 Kyle Seager11 FD Points$3700
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#2 Nolan Arenado9.5 DK Points$5400
#3 Rafael Devers9 DK Points$5600
#4 Justin Turner8.6 DK Points$4500
#5 Kyle Seager8.2 DK Points$4900
#6 Hunter Dozier8.1 DK Points$4300

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Justin Turner to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 73.14 projected fantasy points puts him at #9 behind Mike Moustakas and ahead of J.D. Davis. He has averaged 3.21 fantasy points in his past 226 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.13 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#11) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #12 most highly owned third baseman. Justin Turner is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#7 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)80 FP, 3.04 per game463 FP, 142 gp, 3.26 per game (#6)
#8 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)78 FP, 3.27 per game430 FP, 151 gp, 2.85 per game (#12)
#9 Justin Turner (98% OWN)73 FP, 3.13 per game336 FP, 101 gp, 3.33 per game (#5)
#10 J.D. Davis (61% OWN)73 FP, 2.8 per game32 FP, 37 gp, 0.88 per game (#37)
#11 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)72 FP, 2.98 per game32 FP, 37 gp, 0.88 per game (#37)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Justin Turner is projected for 6.25 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #9 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 Kris Bryant but behind Renato Nunez the rest of the week. His projected rank in Week 24 is the same as it is in Week 23. He is projected for 17.11 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#7 Michael Chavis (62% OWN)6.4 FP (11% ST)2.76 FP
#8 Renato Nunez (65% OWN)6.3 FP (43% ST)2.78 FP
#9 Justin Turner (98% OWN)6.2 FP (91% ST)3.13 FP
#10 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)6.2 FP (94% ST)3.13 FP
#11 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)5.9 FP (65% ST)3.11 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#7 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)18.8 FP (94% ST)3.13 FP
#8 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)17.2 FP (21% ST)2.71 FP
#9 Justin Turner (98% OWN)17.1 FP (91% ST)3.13 FP
#10 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)16.5 FP (76% ST)2.98 FP
#11 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)16.4 FP (65% ST)3.11 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.

JUSTIN TURNERFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019733.711.613.99.10.6
-- Per Game (23 Proj)3.10.160.490.590.390.03
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)6.20.361.01.10.820.04
9/2 to 9/8 (5.5 Games)17.10.762.73.42.20.15
2019 Season388256477482
-- Per Game (125 GP)3.10.200.510.620.380.02
2018 to 201972439116139954
-- Per Game (226 GP)3.20.170.510.620.420.02