Nolan Arenado Is Just The #9 3B on FanDuel But Is The #1 Highest Priced on 8/18

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) 8/18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#7 Kris Bryant12.4 FD Points$4200
#8 Manny Machado12.2 FD Points$3900
#9 Nolan Arenado11.9 FD Points$4600
#10 Matt Carpenter11.3 FD Points$3000
#11 Scott Kingery10.8 FD Points$3400

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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 134.1 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Alex Bregman and ahead of Matt Chapman. He has averaged 3.58 fantasy points in his past 275 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.54 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 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)136 FP, 3.79 per game619 FP, 157 gp, 3.94 per game (#1)
#3 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)135 FP, 3.82 per game592 FP, 157 gp, 3.77 per game (#2)
#4 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)134 FP, 3.54 per game555 FP, 155 gp, 3.58 per game (#3)
#5 Matt Chapman (99% OWN)121 FP, 3.53 per game444 FP, 144 gp, 3.08 per game (#7)
#6 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)119 FP, 3.18 per game306 FP, 101 gp, 3.03 per game (#9)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nolan Arenado is projected for 3.49 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #6 ranked third baseman and a must start for most owners. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above Kris Bryant but behind Rafael Devers the rest of the week. Week 22 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#3). He is projected for 23.31 fantasy points.

8/18 TO 8/18 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)3.59 FP (99% ST)3.79 FP
#5 Rafael Devers (100% OWN)3.54 FP (98% ST)3.39 FP
#6 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)3.49 FP (99% ST)3.54 FP
#7 Kris Bryant (100% OWN)3.48 FP (99% ST)3.18 FP
#8 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)3.06 FP (100% ST)3.82 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Alex Bregman (100% OWN)26.4 FP (100% ST)3.82 FP
#2 Anthony Rendon (100% OWN)25.5 FP (99% ST)3.85 FP
#3 Nolan Arenado (100% OWN)23.3 FP (99% ST)3.54 FP
#4 Jose Ramirez (100% OWN)20.8 FP (99% ST)3.79 FP
#5 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)17.7 FP (85% ST)3.2 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 20191349.3292413.20.4
-- Per Game (38 Proj)3.50.240.760.640.350.01
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)3.50.260.820.670.370.01
8/19 to 8/25 (6.9 Games)23.31.75.04.12.20.05
2019 Season430289178441
-- Per Game (120 GP)3.60.230.760.650.370.01
2018 to 2019985652001811173
-- Per Game (275 GP)3.60.240.730.660.430.01