Noah Syndergaard is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $9K and DraftKings at $10K on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 32 FanDuel points and 16.8 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$328 short of $9K on FanDuel and -$850 short of $10K on DraftKings. Their should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. 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) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#5 Mike Soroka33.1 FD Points$8400
#6 Aaron Civale33.1 FD Points$9300
#7 Noah Syndergaard32 FD Points$9000
#8 Mike Minor31.9 FD Points$8200
#9 Masahiro Tanaka31.1 FD Points$8000
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#3 Mike Soroka17.4 DK Points$9200
#4 Mike Minor16.9 DK Points$9700
#5 Noah Syndergaard16.8 DK Points$10000
#6 Masahiro Tanaka16.4 DK Points$8100
#7 Jacob Waguespack14.6 DK Points$7000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Noah Syndergaard to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 14.11 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Jake Odorizzi and ahead of Cole Hamels. He has averaged 2.67 fantasy points in his past 51 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.35 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#44) 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 97%, he is the #16 most highly owned starting pitcher. Noah Syndergaard is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #45 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#23 Jose Quintana (94% OWN)14.7 FP, 2.94 per game99 FP, 31 gp, 3.2 per game (#28)
#24 Jake Odorizzi (96% OWN)14.6 FP, 2.43 per game99 FP, 31 gp, 3.2 per game (#28)
#25 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)14.1 FP, 2.35 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#20)
#26 Cole Hamels (95% OWN)13.3 FP, 2.66 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#20)
#27 Sonny Gray (96% OWN)13.3 FP, 2.83 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#20)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Noah Syndergaard is projected for 3.78 fantasy points in 4 games which is good enough to be the #26 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. He is ranked above Lucas Giolito but behind Stephen Strasburg. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#86). He is projected for 0.36 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)4.18 FP (37% ST)3.38 FP
#25 Stephen Strasburg (98% OWN)4.16 FP (89% ST)5.6 FP
#26 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)3.78 FP (87% ST)2.35 FP
#27 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)3.62 FP (87% ST)4.18 FP
#28 Patrick Corbin (97% OWN)3.54 FP (89% ST)3.84 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#84 Steven Matz (77% OWN)0.41 FP (40% ST)0.91 FP
#85 Alex Young (42% OWN)0.4 FP (24% ST)1.83 FP
#86 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)0.36 FP (87% ST)2.35 FP
#87 Sandy Alcantara (46% OWN)0.29 FP (33% ST)-0.9 FP
#88 Julio Teheran (89% OWN)0.25 FP (64% ST)0.09 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.

NOAH SYNDERGAARDFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201914.12.21.536358.8
-- Per Game (6 Proj)2.40.370.255.95.91.5
9/2 to 9/8 (4 Games)3.80.670.5211.911.63.1
9/9 to 9/15 (2 Games)0.360.280.325.85.71.7
2019 Season37.59716316143
-- Per Game (26 GP)1.40.350.276.36.21.7
2018 to 2019136221131631682
-- Per Game (51 GP)2.70.430.226.26.21.6