Nolan Arenado Is Just The #2 3B on FanDuel But Is The #1 Highest Priced on 8/14

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (3B) 8/14 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Jose Ramirez13.5 FD Points$3600
#2 Nolan Arenado13.4 FD Points$4400
#3 Anthony Rendon12.2 FD Points$4000
#4 Alex Bregman12.1 FD Points$4400
#5 Renato Nunez11.9 FD Points$2800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Nolan Arenado to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 144.35 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Jose Ramirez and ahead of Kris Bryant. He has averaged 3.57 fantasy points in his past 272 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.55 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite third baseman. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. He is also currently the #4 ranked third baseman.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#2 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)151 FP, 3.87 per game592 FP, 157 gp, 3.77 per game (#2)
#3 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)146 FP, 3.69 per game619 FP, 157 gp, 3.94 per game (#1)
#4 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)144 FP, 3.55 per game555 FP, 155 gp, 3.58 per game (#3)
#5 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)138 FP, 3.34 per game306 FP, 101 gp, 3.03 per game (#9)
#6 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)128 FP, 3.36 per game444 FP, 144 gp, 3.08 per game (#7)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nolan Arenado is projected for 14.43 fantasy points in 4 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #7 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 Evan Longoria but behind Anthony Rendon the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#3). He is projected for 23.38 fantasy points.

8/14 TO 8/18 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Rafael Devers (100% OWN)15.1 FP (98% ST)3.46 FP
#6 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)14.5 FP (99% ST)3.86 FP
#7 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)14.4 FP (99% ST)3.55 FP
#8 Evan Longoria (24% OWN)13.2 FP (12% ST)2.63 FP
#9 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)12.7 FP (96% ST)3.05 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)26.5 FP (96% ST)3.87 FP
#2 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)25.9 FP (99% ST)3.86 FP
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)23.4 FP (99% ST)3.55 FP
#4 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)19.4 FP (99% ST)3.69 FP
#5 Eugenio Suarez (99% OWN)17 FP (96% ST)3.05 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.

NOLAN ARENADOFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 20191449.8312614.80.4
-- Per Game (41 Proj)3.50.240.770.650.360.01
8/12 to 8/18 (3.8 Games)14.41.03.22.71.80.04
8/19 to 8/25 (6.9 Games)23.41.65.04.12.50.06
2019 Season415268876431
-- Per Game (117 GP)3.50.220.750.650.370.01
2018 to 2019970631971791163
-- Per Game (272 GP)3.60.230.720.660.430.01