Phillip Ervin is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $2.3K and DraftKings at $3.3K on 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 5.6 FanDuel points and 4.3 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$447 short of $2.3K on FanDuel and -$775 short of $3.3K on DraftKings. Their should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (OF) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#114 Matt Joyce5.8 FD Points$2400
#115 Ryan Cordell5.7 FD Points$2000
#116 Phillip Ervin5.6 FD Points$2300
#117 Brett Gardner5.6 FD Points$2800
#118 Tyler O'Neill5.4 FD Points$2000
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#68 Ben Gamel4.4 DK Points$3500
#69 Mike Tauchman4.3 DK Points$4100
#70 Phillip Ervin4.3 DK Points$3300
#71 Brett Gardner4.2 DK Points$4200
#72 Tyler O'Neill4.1 DK Points$3600

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Phillip Ervin is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 34.25 projected fantasy points puts him at #124 behind Sam Travis and ahead of Derek Fisher. He has averaged 1.75 fantasy points in his past 143 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.28 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#137) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Phillip Ervin is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #117 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#122 Leury Garcia (29% OWN)35 FP, 2.57 per game132 FP, 77 gp, 1.71 per game (#108)
#123 Sam Travis (2% OWN)35 FP, 3.13 per game23 FP, 17 gp, 1.35 per game (#123)
#124 Phillip Ervin (2% OWN)34 FP, 2.28 per game142 FP, 75 gp, 1.89 per game (#95)
#125 Derek Fisher (3% OWN)34 FP, 2.65 per game37 FP, 35 gp, 1.06 per game (#136)
#126 Roman Quinn (2% OWN)34 FP, 2.41 per game80 FP, 48 gp, 1.66 per game (#110)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Phillip Ervin is projected for 2.81 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #38 projected outfielder 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 Sam Travis but behind Thomas Pham the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#101). He is projected for 9.97 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#36 Tyler O'Neill2.88 FP (2% ST)2.86 FP
#37 Thomas Pham2.86 FP (90% ST)3.16 FP
#38 Phillip Ervin2.81 FP (1% ST)2.28 FP
#39 Sam Travis2.78 FP (1% ST)3.13 FP
#40 Andrew Benintendi2.76 FP (69% ST)2.9 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#99 Mark Canha10.2 FP (47% ST)3.12 FP
#100 Chad Pinder10.1 FP (3% ST)2.68 FP
#101 Phillip Ervin10 FP (1% ST)2.28 FP
#102 Jace Peterson9.9 FP2.25 FP
#103 Jake Fraley9.9 FP (2% ST)2.32 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.

PHILLIP ERVINFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201934.20.86.16.45.01.4
-- Per Game (15 Proj)2.30.050.410.430.330.09
8/26 to 9/1 (1.5 Games)2.80.050.470.490.470.14
9/2 to 9/8 (4.4 Games)10.00.231.91.91.40.39
2019 Season10841520113
-- Per Game (68 GP)1.60.060.220.290.160.04
2018 to 2019250114647319
-- Per Game (143 GP)1.80.080.320.330.220.06