Kyle Seager is Projected to Be the #16 Third Baseman...Behind Josh Donaldson and Ahead of Renato Nunez the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Kyle Seager to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 70.54 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind Josh Donaldson and ahead of Renato Nunez. He has averaged 2.53 fantasy points in his past 234 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.69 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#27) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 70%, he is the #15 most highly owned third baseman. Kyle Seager is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #23 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#14 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)73 FP, 2.66 per game280 FP, 124 gp, 2.26 per game (#18)
#15 Josh Donaldson (99% OWN)71 FP, 2.84 per game141 FP, 52 gp, 2.71 per game (#12)
#16 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)71 FP, 2.69 per game349 FP, 155 gp, 2.25 per game (#19)
#17 Renato Nunez (65% OWN)69 FP, 2.85 per game141 FP, 71 gp, 1.99 per game (#25)
#18 Sheldon Neuse (3% OWN)69 FP, 3.09 per game141 FP, 71 gp, 1.99 per game (#25)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Kyle Seager is projected for 8.52 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #12 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 Rio Ruiz but behind Kris Bryant the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#20). He is projected for 13.87 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)8.9 FP (65% ST)3.17 FP
#11 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)8.9 FP (98% ST)3.1 FP
#12 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)8.5 FP (60% ST)2.69 FP
#13 Rio Ruiz (1% OWN)8.1 FP (1% ST)2.38 FP
#14 J.D. Davis (60% OWN)8 FP (47% ST)2.78 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#18 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)14.3 FP (81% ST)3.18 FP
#19 Eduardo Escobar (99% OWN)14.1 FP (90% ST)2.99 FP
#20 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)13.9 FP (60% ST)2.69 FP
#21 Jedd Gyorko (1% OWN)13.7 FP2.87 FP
#22 Jake Lamb (16% OWN)13 FP (7% ST)2.27 FP

Kyle Seager Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $3.6K Than on DraftKings at $4.7K on 8/30

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 10.4 FD points and is worth $3.6K on FD. On DK he is projected for 7.8 points and is worth $4.7K. 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) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Justin Turner10.9 FD Points$3500
#10 Hunter Dozier10.8 FD Points$3400
#11 Kyle Seager10.4 FD Points$3600
#12 Matt Carpenter10.3 FD Points$3000
#13 Eugenio Suarez10.3 FD Points$4100
DRAFTKINGS (3B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#8 Justin Turner8.4 DK Points$4400
#9 Hunter Dozier8.1 DK Points$4400
#10 Kyle Seager7.8 DK Points$4700
#11 Eugenio Suarez7.7 DK Points$4200
#12 Matt Carpenter7.6 DK Points$3800

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.

KYLE SEAGERFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019714.815.512.88.80.5
-- Per Game (26 Proj)2.70.180.590.490.340.02
8/26 to 9/1 (3 Games)8.50.481.91.51.20.08
9/2 to 9/8 (5.9 Games)13.91.03.02.41.90.11
2019 Season242185043332
-- Per Game (79 GP)3.10.230.630.540.420.03
2018 to 201959140128105714
-- Per Game (234 GP)2.50.170.550.450.300.02