Miguel Cabrera Is The #20 C/1B on FanDuel and Is The #39 Highest Priced on 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 9.8 FanDuel points and priced at $2.8K. Using average points per dollar in the player pool, he is expected to produce 7.94 FPs, making him worth +$656 more than $2.8K. Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (C/1B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#18 Yonder Alonso9.8 FD Points$2600
#19 Daniel Vogelbach9.8 FD Points$3200
#20 Miguel Cabrera9.8 FD Points$2800
#21 Matt Adams9.7 FD Points$2800
#22 DJ LeMahieu9.6 FD Points$4200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Miguel Cabrera to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 63.92 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Justin Smoak and ahead of Matt Adams. He has averaged 2.26 fantasy points in his past 154 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.44 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#50) 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 36%, he is the #30 most highly owned first baseman. Miguel Cabrera is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #30 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#23 Hunter Dozier (93% OWN)66 FP, 3.14 per game186 FP, 102 gp, 1.83 per game (#46)
#24 Justin Smoak (40% OWN)65 FP, 2.77 per game387 FP, 143 gp, 2.71 per game (#22)
#25 Miguel Cabrera (36% OWN)64 FP, 2.44 per game108 FP, 38 gp, 2.83 per game (#18)
#26 Matt Adams (11% OWN)64 FP, 3.05 per game240 FP, 118 gp, 2.03 per game (#42)
#27 Mitch Moreland (18% OWN)63 FP, 3.1 per game297 FP, 120 gp, 2.48 per game (#34)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Miguel Cabrera is projected for 5.04 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #25 projected first 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 Mitch Moreland but behind Yonder Alonso the rest of the week. Week 24 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#24). He is projected for 15.47 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 Albert Pujols (28% OWN)5.1 FP (20% ST)2.76 FP
#24 Yonder Alonso (5% OWN)5.1 FP (2% ST)2.5 FP
#25 Miguel Cabrera (36% OWN)5 FP (20% ST)2.44 FP
#26 Mitch Moreland (18% OWN)4.99 FP (8% ST)3.1 FP
#27 Jesus Aguilar (42% OWN)4.98 FP (25% ST)2.86 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 Hunter Dozier (93% OWN)15.5 FP (82% ST)3.14 FP
#23 Jose Osuna (10% OWN)15.5 FP (7% ST)2.72 FP
#24 Miguel Cabrera (36% OWN)15.5 FP (20% ST)2.44 FP
#25 Jose Martinez (27% OWN)15.2 FP (6% ST)2.7 FP
#26 Brandon Dixon (7% OWN)15.1 FP (4% ST)2.32 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.

MIGUEL CABRERAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019643.312.89.58.40.2
-- Per Game (26 Proj)2.40.120.490.360.320.01
8/26 to 9/1 (1.9 Games)5.00.241.00.770.570.02
9/2 to 9/8 (6.4 Games)15.50.733.02.22.00.04
2019 Season24095033390
-- Per Game (116 GP)2.10.080.430.280.340.00
2018 to 2019348127250610
-- Per Game (154 GP)2.30.080.470.320.400.00