Marcell Ozuna Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $4.7K Than on FanDuel at $3.8 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 12 FD points and is worth $3.8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 8.9 points and is worth +$352 more than $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 (OF) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#16 Andrew Benintendi12.3 FD Points$3300
#17 Eddie Rosario12.3 FD Points$3600
#18 Marcell Ozuna12 FD Points$3800
#19 Jackie Bradley11.7 FD Points$2600
#20 Bryce Harper11.7 FD Points$4200
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#16 Eddie Rosario9.3 DK Points$4600
#17 Jackie Bradley8.9 DK Points$3900
#18 Marcell Ozuna8.9 DK Points$4700
#19 Mallex Smith8.7 DK Points$4500
#20 Bryce Harper8.5 DK Points$5200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Marcell Ozuna to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 94.2 projected fantasy points puts him at #6 behind George Springer and ahead of Charlie Blackmon. He has averaged 2.95 fantasy points in his past 250 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.4 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#12) 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 99%, he is the #12 most highly owned outfielder. Marcell Ozuna is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #24 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#4 Juan Soto (100% OWN)99 FP, 3.46 per game387 FP, 115 gp, 3.37 per game (#6)
#5 George Springer (100% OWN)94 FP, 3.66 per game421 FP, 138 gp, 3.05 per game (#14)
#6 Marcell Ozuna (99% OWN)94 FP, 3.4 per game395 FP, 148 gp, 2.67 per game (#32)
#7 Charlie Blackmon (100% OWN)92 FP, 3.54 per game504 FP, 155 gp, 3.25 per game (#9)
#8 Bryce Harper (100% OWN)91 FP, 3.24 per game532 FP, 158 gp, 3.37 per game (#5)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Marcell Ozuna is projected for 12.82 fantasy points in 4 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #2 ranked outfielder 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 Mike Trout but behind Starling Marte the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#6). He is projected for 21.7 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Starling Marte13.1 FP (98% ST)3.28 FP
#2 Marcell Ozuna12.8 FP (91% ST)3.4 FP
#3 Mike Trout12.6 FP (95% ST)4.16 FP
#4 Bryan Reynolds12.3 FP (79% ST)3.08 FP
#5 Mookie Betts12.2 FP (96% ST)3.86 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Mookie Betts22 FP (96% ST)3.86 FP
#5 Bryce Harper21.9 FP (93% ST)3.24 FP
#6 Marcell Ozuna21.7 FP (91% ST)3.4 FP
#7 Rhys Hoskins21.5 FP (89% ST)3.19 FP
#8 Danny Santana21.5 FP (85% ST)3.05 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.

MARCELL OZUNAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019946.32117.79.82.1
-- Per Game (28 Proj)3.40.230.770.640.350.08
8/26 to 9/1 (3.8 Games)12.80.913.02.51.50.31
9/2 to 9/8 (6.4 Games)21.71.44.94.12.10.46
2019 Season3432477684412
-- Per Game (102 GP)3.40.240.750.670.430.12
2018 to 2019738471651378216
-- Per Game (250 GP)3.00.190.660.550.330.06