Randal Grichuk is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.8K) and DraftKings ($3.8K) for 8/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 11.4 FanDuel points and 8.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1069 more than $2.8K on FanDuel and +$1124 more than $3.8K on DraftKings. Their may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. 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) 8/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#18 Aaron Judge11.5 FD Points$4000
#19 Mike Yastrzemski11.5 FD Points$3700
#20 Randal Grichuk11.4 FD Points$2800
#21 David Dahl11.3 FD Points$3500
#22 Lourdes Gurriel11.2 FD Points$3700
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#17 Aaron Judge8.6 DK Points$3900
#18 Lourdes Gurriel8.6 DK Points$4900
#19 Randal Grichuk8.5 DK Points$3800
#20 Anthony Santander8.5 DK Points$4700
#21 David Dahl8.5 DK Points$5200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Randal Grichuk may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His 115.49 projected fantasy points puts him at #65 behind Jackie Bradley and ahead of Wil Myers. He has averaged 2.5 fantasy points in his past 219 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.51 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#111) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 42%, he is the #63 most highly owned outfielder. Randal Grichuk is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #49 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#63 Mike Yastrzemski (25% OWN)117 FP, 2.38 per game153 FP, 87 gp, 1.8 per game (#36)
#64 Jackie Bradley (31% OWN)116 FP, 2.53 per game314 FP, 138 gp, 2.28 per game (#63)
#65 Randal Grichuk (42% OWN)115 FP, 2.51 per game310 FP, 117 gp, 2.65 per game (#34)
#66 Wil Myers (52% OWN)113 FP, 2.36 per game203 FP, 83 gp, 2.45 per game (#55)
#67 Hunter Renfroe (77% OWN)113 FP, 2.75 per game304 FP, 117 gp, 2.59 per game (#40)

WEEK 19 AND 20 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Randal Grichuk is projected for 9.15 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 19 which ranks him as the #18 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 Alex Gordon but behind Juan Soto the rest of the week. Week 20 will not be as good based on projected rank (#46). He is projected for 15.84 fantasy points.

8/2 TO 8/4 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Ronald Acuna9.3 FP (100% ST)3.44 FP
#17 Juan Soto9.2 FP (93% ST)3.12 FP
#18 Randal Grichuk9.2 FP (27% ST)2.51 FP
#19 Alex Gordon8.9 FP (71% ST)2.98 FP
#20 Anthony Santander8.8 FP (40% ST)2.81 FP
8/5 TO 8/11 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#44 Bubba Starling15.9 FP (2% ST)2.45 FP
#45 Christin Stewart15.9 FP (7% ST)2.51 FP
#46 Randal Grichuk15.8 FP (27% ST)2.51 FP
#47 Jackie Bradley15.7 FP (21% ST)2.53 FP
#48 Travis Demeritte15.7 FP2.31 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.

RANDAL GRICHUKFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 20191158.9242411.70.9
-- Per Game (46 Proj)2.50.190.510.510.250.02
7/29 to 8/4 (2.9 Games)9.20.801.91.90.820.08
8/5 to 8/11 (6.3 Games)15.81.33.23.21.60.13
2019 Season238184849291
-- Per Game (102 GP)2.30.180.470.480.280.01
2018 to 201954843109109564
-- Per Game (219 GP)2.50.200.500.500.260.02