Phillip Ervin is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $2.4K and DraftKings at $3.2K on 8/30

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 5.9 FanDuel points and 4.4 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$522 short of $2.4K on FanDuel and -$704 short of $3.2K 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) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#102 Leury Garcia6 FD Points$2900
#103 Cameron Maybin6 FD Points$2500
#104 Phillip Ervin5.9 FD Points$2400
#105 Mike Tauchman5.8 FD Points$2700
#106 Chad Pinder5.7 FD Points$2600
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#87 Seth Brown4.5 DK Points$2700
#88 Cameron Maybin4.5 DK Points$4100
#89 Phillip Ervin4.4 DK Points$3200
#90 Mike Tauchman4.4 DK Points$4200
#91 Melky Cabrera4.4 DK Points$3900

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Phillip Ervin is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 37.27 projected fantasy points puts him at #117 behind Melky Cabrera and ahead of Derek Fisher. He has averaged 1.78 fantasy points in his past 141 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.26 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 #112 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#115 Brian Goodwin (12% OWN)38 FP, 2.41 per game100 FP, 72 gp, 1.39 per game (#115)
#116 Melky Cabrera (6% OWN)37 FP, 2.66 per game177 FP, 78 gp, 2.27 per game (#68)
#117 Phillip Ervin (2% OWN)37 FP, 2.26 per game142 FP, 75 gp, 1.89 per game (#91)
#118 Derek Fisher (3% OWN)37 FP, 2.66 per game37 FP, 35 gp, 1.06 per game (#132)
#119 David Dahl (86% OWN)36 FP, 2.87 per game200 FP, 76 gp, 2.62 per game (#36)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Phillip Ervin is projected for 5.98 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 23 which only ranks him as the #73 projected outfielder and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Travis Demeritte but behind Josh Naylor the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#102). He is projected for 9.93 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#71 Wil Myers6 FP (28% ST)2.41 FP
#72 Josh Naylor6 FP (3% ST)2.39 FP
#73 Phillip Ervin6 FP (1% ST)2.26 FP
#74 Travis Demeritte5.9 FP (4% ST)2.25 FP
#75 Hunter Renfroe5.9 FP (48% ST)2.73 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#100 Tyler O'Neill10.1 FP (2% ST)2.88 FP
#101 Jordan Luplow10 FP (1% ST)2.95 FP
#102 Phillip Ervin9.9 FP (1% ST)2.26 FP
#103 Lewis Brinson9.7 FP (2% ST)1.75 FP
#104 Matt Joyce9.6 FP2.88 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 201937.30.96.87.15.71.5
-- Per Game (17 Proj)2.30.050.410.430.350.09
8/26 to 9/1 (3 Games)6.00.111.01.11.20.28
9/2 to 9/8 (4.4 Games)9.90.241.92.01.40.39
2019 Season10841520113
-- Per Game (66 GP)1.60.060.230.300.170.05
2018 to 2019250114647319
-- Per Game (141 GP)1.80.080.330.330.220.06