Matt Chapman Is The #3 3B on FanDuel and Is The #4 Highest Priced on 8/29

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 12 FanDuel points and priced at $3.8K. Using average points per dollar in the player pool, he is expected to produce 10.21 FPs, making him worth +$666 more than $3.8K. Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (3B) 8/29 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Eugenio Suarez14.5 FD Points$4000
#2 Jose Osuna12.3 FD Points$3200
#3 Matt Chapman12 FD Points$3800
#4 Yoan Moncada11.4 FD Points$3000
#5 Nolan Arenado11.2 FD Points$4700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Matt Chapman to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 91.7 projected fantasy points puts him at #5 behind Rafael Devers and ahead of Kris Bryant. He has averaged 3.21 fantasy points in his past 270 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.48 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #7 most highly owned third baseman. Matt Chapman is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #6 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)98 FP, 3.6 per game555 FP, 155 gp, 3.58 per game (#3)
#4 Rafael Devers (100% OWN)93 FP, 3.58 per game300 FP, 120 gp, 2.5 per game (#13)
#5 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)92 FP, 3.48 per game444 FP, 144 gp, 3.08 per game (#7)
#6 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)89 FP, 3.09 per game306 FP, 101 gp, 3.03 per game (#9)
#7 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)85 FP, 3.12 per game463 FP, 142 gp, 3.26 per game (#6)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Matt Chapman is projected for 13.37 fantasy points in 4 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #4 ranked third baseman 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 Justin Turner but behind Eugenio Suarez the rest of the week. Week 24 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#6). He is projected for 19.13 fantasy points.

8/29 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)15.5 FP (100% ST)3.6 FP
#3 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)14.4 FP (95% ST)3.12 FP
#4 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)13.4 FP (94% ST)3.48 FP
#5 Justin Turner (98% OWN)12 FP (91% ST)2.99 FP
#6 Miguel Sano (79% OWN)11.8 FP (69% ST)3.19 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Rafael Devers (100% OWN)19.6 FP (96% ST)3.58 FP
#5 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)19.6 FP (95% ST)3.12 FP
#6 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)19.1 FP (94% ST)3.48 FP
#7 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)18.5 FP (98% ST)3.09 FP
#8 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)17.6 FP (75% ST)3.04 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.

MATT CHAPMANFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019925.817.118.010.70.1
-- Per Game (26 Proj)3.50.220.650.690.410.00
8/26 to 9/1 (3.8 Games)13.40.932.52.61.60.02
9/2 to 9/8 (5.3 Games)19.11.13.63.82.20.02
2019 Season423307485550
-- Per Game (126 GP)3.40.240.590.670.440.00
2018 to 2019867541431851131
-- Per Game (270 GP)3.20.200.530.690.420.00