Roberto Perez Is a Better Value on DraftKings at $4.1K Than on FanDuel at $2.8 on 7/19

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

For each platform we calculate a position specific points per dollar and our projection says he is a better value on DraftKings than on FanDuel. He is projected for 7.6 FD points and is worth +$131 more than $2.8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 5.7 points and is worth +$420 more than $4.1K. 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) 7/19 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#34 Miguel Cabrera7.9 FD Points$2900
#35 Howie Kendrick7.8 FD Points$2500
#36 Roberto Perez7.6 FD Points$2800
#37 Wilson Ramos7.6 FD Points$2600
#38 Mike Zunino7.4 FD Points$2400
DRAFTKINGS (C) 7/19 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#4 Buster Posey6.1 DK Points$3400
#5 Wilson Ramos5.8 DK Points$3500
#6 Roberto Perez5.7 DK Points$4100
#7 Danny Jansen5.6 DK Points$3300
#8 Mike Zunino5.5 DK Points$2700

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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 108.43 projected fantasy points puts him at #15 behind Curt Casali and ahead of Yadier Molina. He has averaged 1.85 fantasy points in his past 131 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.71 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#20) 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 60%, he is the #14 most highly owned catcher. Roberto Perez is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#13 Chris Iannetta (7% OWN)111 FP, 2.78 per game201 FP, 106 gp, 1.9 per game (#29)
#14 Curt Casali (3% OWN)110 FP, 2.28 per game94 FP, 51 gp, 1.84 per game (#32)
#15 Roberto Perez (60% OWN)108 FP, 2.71 per game69 FP, 62 gp, 1.11 per game (#58)
#16 Yadier Molina (83% OWN)108 FP, 2.4 per game338 FP, 123 gp, 2.75 per game (#3)
#17 Christian Vazquez (94% OWN)107 FP, 2.75 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.41 per game (#49)

WEEK 17 AND 18 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Roberto Perez is projected for 4.86 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of week in week 17 which ranks him as the #16 projected catcher 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 Chris Herrmann but behind Elias Diaz the rest of the week. Week 18 will be better based on projected rank (#4). He is projected for 13.12 fantasy points.

7/19 TO 7/21 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Chance Sisco (31% OWN)5.3 FP (23% ST)2.83 FP
#15 Elias Diaz (14% OWN)4.9 FP (10% ST)2.17 FP
#16 Roberto Perez (60% OWN)4.86 FP (53% ST)2.71 FP
#17 Chris Herrmann (3% OWN)4.82 FP (2% ST)2.76 FP
#18 Matt Wieters (6% OWN)4.79 FP (5% ST)2.31 FP
7/22 TO 7/28 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Omar Narvaez (97% OWN)14.1 FP (85% ST)2.99 FP
#3 Buster Posey (90% OWN)13.3 FP (76% ST)2.42 FP
#4 Roberto Perez (60% OWN)13.1 FP (53% ST)2.71 FP
#5 Wilson Ramos (97% OWN)12.5 FP (90% ST)2.8 FP
#6 Chance Sisco (31% OWN)12.2 FP (23% ST)2.83 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.