Leury Garcia is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $2.8K and DraftKings at $3.8K on 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 5.9 FanDuel points and 4.6 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$843 short of $2.8K on FanDuel and -$1237 short of $3.8K on DraftKings. Their should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. 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) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#103 Phillip Ervin6.2 FD Points$2300
#104 Melky Cabrera6.2 FD Points$2800
#105 Leury Garcia5.9 FD Points$2800
#106 Delino DeShields5.9 FD Points$2600
#107 Juan Lagares5.8 FD Points$2100
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#56 Matt Joyce4.7 DK Points$4000
#57 Phillip Ervin4.7 DK Points$3300
#58 Leury Garcia4.6 DK Points$3800
#59 Delino DeShields4.5 DK Points$4100
#60 Dylan Moore4.2 DK Points$3700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Leury Garcia is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 36.41 projected fantasy points puts him at #118 behind Melky Cabrera and ahead of Derek Fisher. He has averaged 2.08 fantasy points in his past 196 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.59 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#101) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Leury Garcia is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #50 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#116 Phillip Ervin (2% OWN)37 FP, 2.27 per game142 FP, 75 gp, 1.89 per game (#91)
#117 Melky Cabrera (6% OWN)37 FP, 2.71 per game177 FP, 78 gp, 2.27 per game (#68)
#118 Leury Garcia (30% OWN)36 FP, 2.59 per game132 FP, 77 gp, 1.71 per game (#104)
#119 Derek Fisher (3% OWN)36 FP, 2.68 per game37 FP, 35 gp, 1.06 per game (#132)
#120 David Dahl (85% OWN)36 FP, 2.88 per game200 FP, 76 gp, 2.62 per game (#36)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Leury Garcia is projected for 2.75 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which only ranks him as the #107 projected outfielder and not a fantasy relevant player. This is projected to be a slightly better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Ryan Cordell but behind Brett Phillips the rest of the week. Week 24 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#108). He is projected for 8.45 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#105 Lewis Brinson2.83 FP (2% ST)1.78 FP
#106 Brett Phillips2.83 FP2.46 FP
#107 Leury Garcia2.75 FP (21% ST)2.59 FP
#108 Ryan Cordell2.72 FP2.66 FP
#109 Derek Fisher2.59 FP (1% ST)2.68 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#106 Brian Goodwin9.2 FP (7% ST)2.52 FP
#107 Roman Quinn8.7 FP2.39 FP
#108 Leury Garcia8.4 FP (21% ST)2.59 FP
#109 Curtis Granderson8.4 FP2.17 FP
#110 Ryan Cordell8.3 FP2.66 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.

LEURY GARCIAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201936.40.95.89.72.22.8
-- Per Game (14 Proj)2.60.060.410.690.150.20
8/26 to 9/1 (1.1 Games)2.80.060.430.720.210.21
9/2 to 9/8 (3.5 Games)8.40.211.32.20.520.64
2019 Season276738831815
-- Per Game (119 GP)2.30.060.320.700.150.13
2018 to 201940811701062727
-- Per Game (196 GP)2.10.060.360.540.140.14