Phillip Ervin is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $2.4K and DraftKings at $3.6K on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 6.8 FanDuel points and 5.3 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$155 short of $2.4K on FanDuel and -$552 short of $3.6K 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) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#74 Travis Demeritte7.1 FD Points$2700
#75 Lorenzo Cain7.1 FD Points$2800
#76 Phillip Ervin6.8 FD Points$2400
#77 Jake Marisnick6.8 FD Points$2300
#78 D.J. Stewart6.7 FD Points$2300
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#40 Jake Fraley5.7 DK Points$2900
#41 Travis Demeritte5.5 DK Points$3200
#42 Phillip Ervin5.3 DK Points$3600
#43 D.J. Stewart5.1 DK Points$2900
#44 Rafael Ortega5.1 DK Points$3700

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Phillip Ervin is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 32.84 projected fantasy points puts him at #121 behind Melky Cabrera and ahead of Derek Fisher. He has averaged 1.81 fantasy points in his past 144 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.44 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#128) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Phillip Ervin is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #114 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#119 Sam Travis (2% OWN)33 FP, 3.06 per game23 FP, 17 gp, 1.35 per game (#124)
#120 Melky Cabrera (5% OWN)33 FP, 2.64 per game177 FP, 78 gp, 2.27 per game (#68)
#121 Phillip Ervin (2% OWN)33 FP, 2.44 per game142 FP, 75 gp, 1.89 per game (#91)
#122 Derek Fisher (3% OWN)33 FP, 2.67 per game37 FP, 35 gp, 1.06 per game (#138)
#123 Leury Garcia (28% OWN)33 FP, 2.49 per game132 FP, 77 gp, 1.71 per game (#106)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Phillip Ervin is projected for 10.27 fantasy points in 4 games in week 24 which only ranks him as the #92 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 Adam Engel but behind Mark Canha. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#124). He is projected for 7.75 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#90 Jace Peterson10.4 FP2.24 FP
#91 Mark Canha10.3 FP (47% ST)3.09 FP
#92 Phillip Ervin10.3 FP (1% ST)2.44 FP
#93 Adam Engel10.3 FP1.92 FP
#94 Chad Pinder10.2 FP (3% ST)2.67 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#122 Leury Garcia8.2 FP (19% ST)2.49 FP
#123 Derek Fisher8 FP (1% ST)2.67 FP
#124 Phillip Ervin7.8 FP (1% ST)2.44 FP
#125 Braden Bishop7.7 FP2.59 FP
#126 Raimel Tapia7.6 FP (3% ST)2.48 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 201932.80.96.16.04.31.3
-- Per Game (13 Proj)2.40.060.450.450.320.09
9/2 to 9/8 (4.4 Games)10.30.261.91.91.30.39
9/9 to 9/15 (3 Games)7.80.211.41.40.960.30
2019 Season11851721113
-- Per Game (69 GP)1.70.070.250.300.160.04
2018 to 2019260124848319
-- Per Game (144 GP)1.80.080.330.330.220.06