Omar Narvaez Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $3.8K Than on FanDuel at $2.7 on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on DrafKings than on FanDuel based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 6.2 FD points and is worth -$365 less than $2.7K on FD. On DK he is projected for 4.9 points and is worth +$461 more than $3.8K. 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) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#48 Tucker Barnhart6.3 FD Points$2700
#49 Alex Avila6.3 FD Points$2300
#50 Omar Narvaez6.2 FD Points$2700
#51 Roberto Perez6.1 FD Points$3000
#52 Jason Castro6.1 FD Points$2300
DRAFTKINGS (C) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#7 Jose Trevino5.4 DK Points$2900
#8 Pedro Severino5.4 DK Points$3400
#9 Omar Narvaez4.9 DK Points$3800
#10 Tucker Barnhart4.8 DK Points$3600
#11 Jason Castro4.6 DK Points$3500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Omar Narvaez to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 41.75 projected fantasy points puts him at #14 behind Jose Trevino and ahead of Welington Castillo. He has averaged 2.3 fantasy points in his past 206 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.89 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#8) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 93%, he is the #5 most highly owned catcher. Omar Narvaez is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #6 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#12 Pedro Severino (11% OWN)43 FP, 2.11 per game72 FP, 61 gp, 1.17 per game (#54)
#13 Jose Trevino (1% OWN)42 FP, 2.26 per game72 FP, 61 gp, 1.17 per game (#54)
#14 Omar Narvaez (93% OWN)42 FP, 2.89 per game188 FP, 95 gp, 1.98 per game (#24)
#15 Welington Castillo (13% OWN)41 FP, 2.09 per game89 FP, 48 gp, 1.85 per game (#30)
#16 Jake Rogers (4% OWN)41 FP, 1.94 per game89 FP, 48 gp, 1.85 per game (#30)

SIT OMAR NARVAEZ IN WEEK 24... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN DANNY JANSEN

Omar Narvaez is projected for 8.69 fantasy points in 4 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #31 projected catcher 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 Josh Phegley but behind Danny Jansen. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#17). He is projected for 10.25 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#29 Jacob Stallings (2% OWN)8.9 FP (2% ST)2.02 FP
#30 Danny Jansen (37% OWN)8.7 FP (24% ST)2.23 FP
#31 Omar Narvaez (93% OWN)8.7 FP (80% ST)2.89 FP
#32 Josh Phegley (25% OWN)8.7 FP (15% ST)2.54 FP
#33 Tyler Flowers (7% OWN)8.4 FP (5% ST)2.36 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#15 Austin Hedges (9% OWN)10.5 FP (5% ST)2.3 FP
#16 Welington Castillo (13% OWN)10.3 FP (6% ST)2.09 FP
#17 Omar Narvaez (93% OWN)10.2 FP (80% ST)2.89 FP
#18 Tyler Flowers (7% OWN)10.2 FP (5% ST)2.36 FP
#19 Tucker Barnhart (24% OWN)10.2 FP (18% ST)2.28 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.

OMAR NARVAEZFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201941.82.97.47.95.50.0
-- Per Game (14 Proj)2.90.200.510.550.380.00
9/2 to 9/8 (3.7 Games)8.70.601.61.61.40.02
9/9 to 9/15 (3.6 Games)10.20.661.92.01.40.01
2019 Season286194958420
-- Per Game (111 GP)2.60.170.440.520.380.00
2018 to 2019474287988800
-- Per Game (206 GP)2.30.140.380.430.390.00