Patrick Corbin Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $11.1K Than on FanDuel at $11.2 on 9/1

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 38.5 FD points and is worth -$673 less than $11.2K on FD. On DK he is projected for 21 points and is worth $11.1K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (P) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Justin Verlander44.3 FD Points$11900
#2 Patrick Corbin38.5 FD Points$11200
#3 Luis Castillo36.5 FD Points$11000
#4 Lucas Giolito36.2 FD Points$10700
#5 Charlie Morton35.1 FD Points$9000
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Justin Verlander25.7 DK Points$12000
#2 Patrick Corbin21 DK Points$11100
#3 Luis Castillo20.5 DK Points$10000
#4 Charlie Morton19.3 DK Points$10600
#5 Yu Darvish17.7 DK Points$10200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Patrick Corbin to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 23.7 projected fantasy points puts him at #10 behind Michael Clevinger and ahead of Kyle Hendricks. He has averaged 4.2 fantasy points in his past 60 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 4.16 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#15) 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 98%, he is the #4 most highly owned starting pitcher. Patrick Corbin is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #15 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#8 Clayton Kershaw (98% OWN)25 FP, 6.5 per game118 FP, 27 gp, 4.36 per game (#15)
#9 Michael Clevinger (97% OWN)25 FP, 5.1 per game115 FP, 32 gp, 3.59 per game (#23)
#10 Patrick Corbin (98% OWN)24 FP, 4.16 per game139 FP, 33 gp, 4.21 per game (#16)
#11 Kyle Hendricks (97% OWN)23 FP, 4.04 per game61 FP, 33 gp, 1.83 per game (#44)
#12 Hyun-Jin Ryu (97% OWN)23 FP, 6 per game82 FP, 16 gp, 5.11 per game (#10)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Patrick Corbin is projected for 5.29 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #2 ranked starting pitcher 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 Michael Pineda but behind Justin Verlander the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#24). He is projected for 4.18 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Justin Verlander (98% OWN)8.7 FP (93% ST)8.4 FP
#2 Patrick Corbin (98% OWN)5.3 FP (90% ST)4.16 FP
#3 Michael Pineda (86% OWN)4.59 FP (62% ST)2.04 FP
#4 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)4.01 FP (90% ST)4.07 FP
#5 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)3.8 FP (89% ST)3.94 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)4.24 FP (89% ST)3.94 FP
#23 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)4.21 FP (90% ST)4.07 FP
#24 Patrick Corbin (98% OWN)4.18 FP (90% ST)4.16 FP
#25 Sean Manaea (45% OWN)4.06 FP (7% ST)2.05 FP
#26 Trevor Williams (45% OWN)3.7 FP (21% ST)1.32 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.

PATRICK CORBINFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201923.72.41.136389.7
-- Per Game (6 Proj)4.20.420.206.36.71.7
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)5.30.460.156.06.71.4
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)4.20.340.246.76.91.7
2019 Season11310616919351
-- Per Game (27 GP)4.20.370.226.27.11.9
2018 to 2019252211336643999
-- Per Game (60 GP)4.20.350.226.17.31.6