Omar Narvaez Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $4.1K Than on FanDuel at $2.7 on 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

For each platform we calculate a position specific points per dollar and our projection says he is a better value on DraftKings than on FanDuel. He is projected for 5.9 FD points and is worth -$512 less than $2.7K on FD. On DK he is projected for 4.5 points and is worth +$444 more than $4.1K. 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) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#61 Alex Avila5.9 FD Points$2300
#62 Brian McCann5.9 FD Points$2200
#63 Omar Narvaez5.9 FD Points$2700
#64 Chance Sisco5.8 FD Points$2300
#65 Jake Rogers5.7 FD Points$2200
DRAFTKINGS (C) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#11 Jason Castro4.5 DK Points$3500
#12 Jorge Alfaro4.5 DK Points$3300
#13 Omar Narvaez4.5 DK Points$4100
#14 Jake Rogers4.4 DK Points$2700
#15 Chance Sisco4.4 DK Points$3700

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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 43.14 projected fantasy points puts him at #15 behind Tucker Barnhart and ahead of Brian McCann. He has averaged 2.3 fantasy points in his past 205 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.86 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) 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 94%, 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
#13 Welington Castillo (13% OWN)44 FP, 2.16 per game89 FP, 48 gp, 1.85 per game (#29)
#14 Tucker Barnhart (24% OWN)44 FP, 2.3 per game279 FP, 134 gp, 2.08 per game (#18)
#15 Omar Narvaez (94% OWN)43 FP, 2.86 per game188 FP, 95 gp, 1.98 per game (#23)
#16 Brian McCann (19% OWN)42 FP, 2.38 per game114 FP, 62 gp, 1.84 per game (#31)
#17 Jake Rogers (5% OWN)41 FP, 1.91 per game114 FP, 62 gp, 1.84 per game (#31)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Omar Narvaez is projected for 1.57 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #23 projected catcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Tony Wolters but behind Chance Sisco the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#27). He is projected for 8.82 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#21 Welington Castillo (13% OWN)1.59 FP (7% ST)2.16 FP
#22 Chance Sisco (13% OWN)1.57 FP (7% ST)2.46 FP
#23 Omar Narvaez (94% OWN)1.57 FP (80% ST)2.86 FP
#24 Tony Wolters (13% OWN)1.57 FP (10% ST)2.36 FP
#25 Carson Kelly (53% OWN)1.51 FP (41% ST)3.14 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#25 Jorge Alfaro (41% OWN)9.1 FP (31% ST)2.11 FP
#26 Brian McCann (19% OWN)8.9 FP (8% ST)2.38 FP
#27 Omar Narvaez (94% OWN)8.8 FP (80% ST)2.86 FP
#28 Kevan Smith (1% OWN)8.8 FP2.35 FP
#29 James McCann (77% OWN)8.7 FP (64% ST)2.59 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 201943.13.07.78.15.90.1
-- Per Game (15 Proj)2.90.200.510.540.390.00
8/26 to 9/1 (0.6 Games)1.60.060.310.290.260.01
9/2 to 9/8 (3.7 Games)8.80.611.61.61.40.02
2019 Season282194957400
-- Per Game (110 GP)2.60.170.450.520.360.00
2018 to 2019470287987780
-- Per Game (205 GP)2.30.140.390.420.380.00