Khris Davis is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.3K) and DraftKings ($3.4K) for 8/27

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 13 FanDuel points and 9.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$2033 more than $2.3K on FanDuel and +$1965 more than $3.4K 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 (OF) 8/27 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Aaron Judge13.4 FD Points$4300
#7 Marcell Ozuna13 FD Points$3900
#8 Khris Davis13 FD Points$2300
#9 Ronald Acuna13 FD Points$4000
#10 Jackie Bradley12.9 FD Points$3000
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/27 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Charlie Blackmon9.7 DK Points$5700
#10 Christian Yelich9.6 DK Points$5800
#11 Khris Davis9.5 DK Points$3400
#12 Jackie Bradley9.5 DK Points$4200
#13 Yasiel Puig9.3 DK Points$4100

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Khris Davis to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 87.2 projected fantasy points puts him at #12 behind Yulieski Gurriel and ahead of Max Muncy. He has averaged 2.94 fantasy points in his past 259 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.95 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#26) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 82%, he is the #21 most highly owned first baseman. Khris Davis is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #28 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#10 Jose Abreu (100% OWN)93 FP, 3.28 per game376 FP, 128 gp, 2.93 per game (#13)
#11 Yulieski Gurriel (99% OWN)87 FP, 3.4 per game380 FP, 136 gp, 2.8 per game (#20)
#12 Khris Davis (82% OWN)87 FP, 2.95 per game520 FP, 150 gp, 3.46 per game (#2)
#13 Max Muncy (100% OWN)86 FP, 3.32 per game394 FP, 136 gp, 2.9 per game (#14)
#14 Matt Olson (87% OWN)85 FP, 3.09 per game428 FP, 159 gp, 2.69 per game (#23)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Khris Davis is projected for 18.02 fantasy points in 6 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #8 ranked first 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 Anthony Rizzo but behind Pete Alonso the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 17.35 fantasy points.

8/27 TO 9/1 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#6 Max Muncy (100% OWN)18.3 FP (98% ST)3.32 FP
#7 Pete Alonso (100% OWN)18.2 FP (95% ST)3.29 FP
#8 Khris Davis (82% OWN)18 FP (48% ST)2.95 FP
#9 Anthony Rizzo (100% OWN)18 FP (83% ST)3.29 FP
#10 Freddie Freeman (100% OWN)17.8 FP (100% ST)3.36 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Max Muncy (100% OWN)18.1 FP (98% ST)3.32 FP
#14 Matt Carpenter (73% OWN)18 FP (46% ST)2.83 FP
#15 Khris Davis (82% OWN)17.4 FP (48% ST)2.95 FP
#16 Pete Alonso (100% OWN)17.3 FP (95% ST)3.29 FP
#17 Joey Votto (83% OWN)17.2 FP (23% ST)2.67 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.

KHRIS DAVISFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019877.52117.811.20.1
-- Per Game (30 Proj)2.90.250.710.600.380.00
8/26 to 9/1 (5.8 Games)18.01.74.23.62.40.03
9/2 to 9/8 (5.6 Games)17.41.44.23.62.20.03
2019 Season242195752360
-- Per Game (109 GP)2.20.170.520.480.330.00
2018 to 201976167180149950
-- Per Game (259 GP)2.90.260.690.580.370.00