Luis Arraez is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.9K) and DraftKings ($3.9K) for 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 10.4 FanDuel points and 8 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$982 more than $2.9K on FanDuel and +$743 more than $3.9K 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 (2B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#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
#8 Adam Frazier9.9 FD Points$3800
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Hanser Alberto8.2 DK Points$4100
#7 DJ LeMahieu8 DK Points$5100
#8 Luis Arraez8 DK Points$3900
#9 Gleyber Torres7.9 DK Points$4800
#10 Jurickson Profar7.8 DK Points$4500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Luis Arraez to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 72.4 projected fantasy points puts him at #6 behind Ketel Marte and ahead of Gleyber Torres. He has averaged 2.74 fantasy points in his past 66 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.87 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#16) 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 53%, he is the #17 most highly owned second baseman. Luis Arraez is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #32 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#4 Whit Merrifield (100% OWN)74 FP, 3.18 per game446 FP, 158 gp, 2.82 per game (#7)
#5 Ketel Marte (99% OWN)74 FP, 3.14 per game370 FP, 151 gp, 2.45 per game (#14)
#6 Luis Arraez (53% OWN)72 FP, 2.87 per game370 FP, 151 gp, 2.45 per game (#14)
#7 Gleyber Torres (100% OWN)72 FP, 3.15 per game322 FP, 121 gp, 2.67 per game (#10)
#8 Jeff McNeil (96% OWN)70 FP, 3.21 per game168 FP, 63 gp, 2.67 per game (#9)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Luis Arraez is projected for 3.03 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #8 ranked second baseman and a must start for most owners. 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 Hanser Alberto but behind DJ LeMahieu the rest of the week. Week 24 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#5). He is projected for 18.07 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#6 Jonathan Villar (97% OWN)3.21 FP (88% ST)2.79 FP
#7 DJ LeMahieu (99% OWN)3.09 FP (97% ST)3.38 FP
#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
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 DJ LeMahieu (99% OWN)18.4 FP (97% ST)3.38 FP
#4 Whit Merrifield (100% OWN)18.2 FP (98% ST)3.18 FP
#5 Luis Arraez (53% OWN)18.1 FP (39% ST)2.87 FP
#6 Ronny Rodriguez (4% OWN)17.5 FP (3% ST)2.67 FP
#7 Ketel Marte (99% OWN)17.3 FP (88% ST)3.14 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.

LUIS ARRAEZFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019722.611.715.58.21.3
-- Per Game (25 Proj)2.90.100.470.620.320.05
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)3.00.100.470.630.350.05
9/2 to 9/8 (6.6 Games)18.10.622.93.82.00.30
2019 Season18132241272
-- Per Game (66 GP)2.70.050.330.620.410.03