Luis Urias Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $2.4K Than on FanDuel at $2.4 on 8/30

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 7.2 FD points and is worth $2.4K on FD. On DK he is projected for 5.7 points and is worth +$945 more than $2.4K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (SS) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#29 Willi Castro7.4 FD Points$2400
#30 Richie Martin7.3 FD Points$2000
#31 Luis Urias7.2 FD Points$2400
#32 Mauricio Dubon7.1 FD Points$2000
#33 Garrett Hampson6.9 FD Points$2800
DRAFTKINGS (2B) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#32 Isan Diaz5.9 DK Points$3000
#33 Nicky Lopez5.8 DK Points$3100
#34 Luis Urias5.7 DK Points$2400
#35 Tommy Edman5.5 DK Points$4200
#36 Brock Holt5.4 DK Points$3700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Luis Urias to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 58.33 projected fantasy points puts him at #27 behind Dawel Lugo and ahead of Jason Kipnis. He has averaged 1.82 fantasy points in his past 56 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.22 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#45) 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 36%, he is the #26 most highly owned second baseman. Luis Urias is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #44 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#25 Steve Wilkerson (1% OWN)61 FP, 2.24 per game24 FP, 54 gp, 0.4 per game (#90)
#26 Dawel Lugo (1% OWN)59 FP, 2.11 per game44 FP, 27 gp, 1.63 per game (#36)
#27 Luis Urias (36% OWN)58 FP, 2.22 per game26 FP, 12 gp, 2.17 per game (#27)
#28 Jason Kipnis (39% OWN)57 FP, 2.53 per game358 FP, 147 gp, 2.44 per game (#17)
#29 Rougned Odor (55% OWN)57 FP, 2.33 per game342 FP, 128 gp, 2.67 per game (#8)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Luis Urias is projected for 5.88 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #34 projected second baseman for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Brock Holt but behind David Fletcher the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#30). He is projected for 13.16 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#32 Cavan Biggio (59% OWN)6 FP (33% ST)2.67 FP
#33 David Fletcher (61% OWN)6 FP (41% ST)2.6 FP
#34 Luis Urias (36% OWN)5.9 FP (17% ST)2.22 FP
#35 Brock Holt (2% OWN)5.4 FP (1% ST)2.83 FP
#36 Isan Diaz (18% OWN)5.3 FP (6% ST)2.18 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#28 Dawel Lugo (1% OWN)14 FP2.11 FP
#29 Daniel Murphy (92% OWN)13.5 FP (78% ST)2.92 FP
#30 Luis Urias (36% OWN)13.2 FP (17% ST)2.22 FP
#31 Ian Kinsler (5% OWN)13.1 FP (1% ST)2.17 FP
#32 Jed Lowrie (10% OWN)11.9 FP2.81 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 URIASFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019582.59.912.510.11.2
-- Per Game (26 Proj)2.20.090.380.470.380.05
8/26 to 9/1 (2.9 Games)5.90.280.921.20.980.13
9/2 to 9/8 (5.4 Games)13.20.542.12.92.40.25
2019 Season7621419180
-- Per Game (44 GP)1.70.050.320.430.410.00
2018 to 201910241924211
-- Per Game (56 GP)1.80.070.340.430.380.02