Marco Gonzales Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $8.4K Than on FanDuel at $8.9 on 8/30

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

For each platform we calculate a position specific points per dollar and our projection says he is a better value on DraftKings than on FanDuel. He is projected for 30.6 FD points and is worth -$218 less than $8.9K on FD. On DK he is projected for 16 points and is worth +$895 more than $8.4K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (P) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Dinelson Lamet30.9 FD Points$8200
#10 Wade Miley30.8 FD Points$9000
#11 Marco Gonzales30.6 FD Points$8900
#12 Anibal Sanchez30 FD Points$7700
#13 Tony Gonsolin29.4 FD Points$6400
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#10 Tony Gonsolin16.4 DK Points$7900
#11 Anibal Sanchez16.3 DK Points$8800
#12 Marco Gonzales16 DK Points$8400
#13 Dylan Bundy15.1 DK Points$8100
#14 Kolby Allard14.3 DK Points$8000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Marco Gonzales to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 2.55 projected fantasy points puts him at #91 behind Ross Stripling and ahead of Tyler Glasnow. He has averaged 1.11 fantasy points in his past 57 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.45 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#103) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 84%, he is the #58 most highly owned starting pitcher. Marco Gonzales is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #68 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#89 Julio Teheran (90% OWN)2.8 FP, 0.55 per game34 FP, 31 gp, 1.09 per game (#58)
#90 Ross Stripling (40% OWN)2.7 FP, 0.93 per game56 FP, 33 gp, 1.7 per game (#49)
#91 Marco Gonzales (84% OWN)2.5 FP, 0.45 per game44 FP, 29 gp, 1.52 per game (#53)
#92 Tyler Glasnow (72% OWN)2.5 FP, 1.06 per game44 FP, 29 gp, 1.52 per game (#53)
#93 Alex Wood (52% OWN)2.4 FP, 0.51 per game32 FP, 33 gp, 0.97 per game (#60)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Marco Gonzales is projected for 1.75 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #26 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a 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 Max Fried but behind Dinelson Lamet the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#146). He is projected for -1.78 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Julio Teheran (90% OWN)2.24 FP (65% ST)0.55 FP
#25 Dinelson Lamet (70% OWN)1.8 FP (37% ST)1.76 FP
#26 Marco Gonzales (84% OWN)1.75 FP (53% ST)0.45 FP
#27 Max Fried (94% OWN)1.69 FP (65% ST)0.74 FP
#28 Zack Wheeler (95% OWN)1.66 FP (58% ST)2.19 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#144 Eric Skoglund (0% OWN)-1.45 FP-1.73 FP
#145 Julio Teheran (90% OWN)-1.66 FP (65% ST)0.55 FP
#146 Marco Gonzales (84% OWN)-1.78 FP (53% ST)0.45 FP
#147 Jordan Lyles (47% OWN)-1.89 FP (25% ST)0.8 FP
#148 Jacob Nix (1% OWN)-1.99 FP-1.22 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.

MARCO GONZALESFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20192.52.32.134257.5
-- Per Game (6 Proj)0.450.410.375.94.41.3
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)1.70.420.356.24.91.3
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)-1.780.240.486.03.81.4
2019 Season19.0141016412642
-- Per Game (28 GP)0.680.500.365.94.51.5
2018 to 201963271932727174
-- Per Game (57 GP)1.10.470.335.74.81.3