Roberto Perez Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $3.4K Than on FanDuel at $2.6 on 8/15

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 5.8 FD points and is worth -$506 less than $2.6K on FD. On DK he is projected for 4.3 points and is worth -$235 less than $3.4K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (C/1B) 8/15 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#40 Brian McCann6 FD Points$2500
#41 James McCann5.9 FD Points$2600
#42 Roberto Perez5.8 FD Points$2600
#43 Carson Kelly5.8 FD Points$2900
#44 Tucker Barnhart5.6 FD Points$2700
DRAFTKINGS (C) 8/15 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#13 Brian McCann4.5 DK Points$3400
#14 James McCann4.5 DK Points$3600
#15 Roberto Perez4.3 DK Points$3400
#16 Carson Kelly4.3 DK Points$4300
#17 Tucker Barnhart4.3 DK Points$3500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Roberto Perez to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 63.52 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Chris Herrmann and ahead of Jason Castro. He has averaged 1.8 fantasy points in his past 150 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.57 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#25) 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 58%, he is the #15 most highly owned catcher. Roberto Perez is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #12 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#19 Carson Kelly (56% OWN)64 FP, 3.14 per game508 FP, 158 gp, 3.2 per game (#1)
#20 Chris Herrmann (1% OWN)64 FP, 2.58 per game42 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#49)
#21 Roberto Perez (58% OWN)64 FP, 2.57 per game69 FP, 62 gp, 1.11 per game (#54)
#22 Jason Castro (13% OWN)62 FP, 2.96 per game69 FP, 62 gp, 1.11 per game (#54)
#23 Christian Vazquez (95% OWN)61 FP, 2.68 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.41 per game (#48)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Roberto Perez is projected for 6.5 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #12 ranked catcher 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 James McCann but behind Robinson Chirinos the rest of the week. Week 22 will not be as good based on projected rank (#32). He is projected for 8.16 fantasy points.

8/15 TO 8/18 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Jonathan Lucroy (22% OWN)7.8 FP (10% ST)2.39 FP
#11 Robinson Chirinos (75% OWN)7.2 FP (59% ST)2.75 FP
#12 Roberto Perez (58% OWN)6.5 FP (47% ST)2.57 FP
#13 James McCann (70% OWN)6.5 FP (59% ST)2.65 FP
#14 Jason Castro (13% OWN)6.4 FP (9% ST)2.96 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#30 Tony Wolters (13% OWN)8.4 FP (10% ST)2.43 FP
#31 Tyler Flowers (7% OWN)8.4 FP (5% ST)2.32 FP
#32 Roberto Perez (58% OWN)8.2 FP (47% ST)2.57 FP
#33 Mitch Garver (88% OWN)7.7 FP (75% ST)4.02 FP
#34 Christian Vazquez (95% OWN)7.1 FP (83% ST)2.68 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.

ROBERTO PEREZFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019645.315.911.510.50.1
-- Per Game (25 Proj)2.60.210.640.470.430.00
8/12 to 8/18 (2.5 Games)6.50.591.51.11.10.01
8/19 to 8/25 (3.6 Games)8.20.662.11.51.40.01
2019 Season202194635360
-- Per Game (88 GP)2.30.220.520.400.410.00
2018 to 2019270216551571
-- Per Game (150 GP)1.80.140.430.340.380.01