Meibrys Viloria Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $2.7K Than on FanDuel at $2.1 on 8/31

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 2.9 FD points and is worth -$1078 less than $2.1K on FD. On DK he is projected for 2.2 points and is worth -$911 less than $2.7K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (C/1B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#99 Reese McGuire2.9 FD Points$2700
#100 Curt Casali2.9 FD Points$2500
#101 Meibrys Viloria2.9 FD Points$2100
#102 Logan Morrison2.7 FD Points$2200
#103 Francisco Cervelli2.7 FD Points$2400
DRAFTKINGS (C) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#30 Pedro Severino2.3 DK Points$3500
#31 Curt Casali2.2 DK Points$3500
#32 Meibrys Viloria2.2 DK Points$2700
#33 Francisco Cervelli2 DK Points$2900
#34 Bryan Holaday2 DK Points$2700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Meibrys Viloria is the #46 fantasy catcher with an average of 2.31 fantasy points per game. But with him projected to play just 7.8 games in you will need to wait on him to deliver value. In 24 games this season he has averaged 1.44 which ranks him as the #55 catcher based on average. Last season, he was the #58 catcher with 1.5 fantasy points per game.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#58 Luke Maile19.3 FP, 2 per game116 FP, 62 gp, 1.88 per game (#29)
#59 Bryan Holaday19.1 FP, 2.25 per game60 FP, 59 gp, 1.01 per game (#57)
#60 Meibrys Viloria (1% OWN)18.1 FP, 2.31 per game60 FP, 59 gp, 1.01 per game (#57)
#61 Francisco Cervelli (13% OWN)17.4 FP, 2.66 per game266 FP, 104 gp, 2.56 per game (#8)
#62 Max Stassi16.6 FP, 1.59 per game134 FP, 78 gp, 1.72 per game (#35)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Meibrys Viloria is projected for 1.56 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which projects to being the #52 ranked catcher. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Victor Caratini but behind Stephen Vogt the rest of the week. Week 24 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#54). He is projected for 4.32 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#50 Martin Maldonado (4% OWN)1.76 FP (2% ST)2.87 FP
#51 Stephen Vogt (4% OWN)1.73 FP (3% ST)2.61 FP
#52 Meibrys Viloria (1% OWN)1.56 FP2.31 FP
#53 Victor Caratini (10% OWN)1.53 FP (8% ST)2.75 FP
#54 Andrew Knapp (0% OWN)1.51 FP2.41 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#52 Pedro Severino (12% OWN)4.62 FP (8% ST)2.29 FP
#53 Bryan Holaday (0% OWN)4.47 FP2.25 FP
#54 Meibrys Viloria (1% OWN)4.32 FP2.31 FP
#55 Reese McGuire (1% OWN)4.32 FP2.62 FP
#56 Dom Nunez (1% OWN)4.3 FP2.55 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.

MEIBRYS VILORIAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201918.10.94.53.12.30.1
-- Per Game (8 Proj)2.30.120.580.400.290.01
8/26 to 9/1 (0.6 Games)1.60.080.390.260.170.00
9/2 to 9/8 (1.8 Games)4.30.231.10.790.580.02
2019 Season34.5110360
-- Per Game (24 GP)1.40.040.420.120.250.00
2018 to 201948.0114770
-- Per Game (33 GP)1.50.030.420.210.210.00