Ryan O'Hearn is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.6K) and DraftKings ($3.3K) for 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 9.6 FanDuel points and 7.2 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$787 more than $2.6K on FanDuel and +$755 more than $3.3K 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 (C/1B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#21 Matt Adams9.7 FD Points$2800
#22 DJ LeMahieu9.6 FD Points$4200
#23 Ryan O'Hearn9.6 FD Points$2600
#24 Joey Votto9.5 FD Points$3100
#25 Gary Sanchez9.4 FD Points$4000
DRAFTKINGS (1B) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#16 Yonder Alonso7.3 DK Points$3400
#17 Joey Votto7.2 DK Points$3600
#18 Ryan O'Hearn7.2 DK Points$3300
#19 Matt Adams7.1 DK Points$4300
#20 Austin Nola7.1 DK Points$4100

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Ryan O'Hearn to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 57.3 projected fantasy points puts him at #39 behind Albert Pujols and ahead of Yonder Alonso. He has averaged 2.23 fantasy points in his past 125 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.44 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#49) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Ryan O'Hearn is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #44 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#37 Rowdy Tellez (7% OWN)59 FP, 2.66 per game58 FP, 22 gp, 2.66 per game (#26)
#38 Albert Pujols (28% OWN)58 FP, 2.76 per game302 FP, 117 gp, 2.59 per game (#28)
#39 Ryan O'Hearn (11% OWN)57 FP, 2.44 per game140 FP, 44 gp, 3.19 per game (#8)
#40 Yonder Alonso (5% OWN)57 FP, 2.5 per game356 FP, 142 gp, 2.5 per game (#31)
#41 Matt Thaiss (7% OWN)57 FP, 2.72 per game356 FP, 142 gp, 2.5 per game (#31)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Ryan O'Hearn is projected for 5.35 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #22 projected first baseman 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 Albert Pujols but behind Eric Hosmer the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#36). He is projected for 13.25 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#20 Ryan McMahon (78% OWN)5.7 FP (65% ST)2.5 FP
#21 Eric Hosmer (94% OWN)5.5 FP (80% ST)2.74 FP
#22 Ryan O'Hearn (11% OWN)5.3 FP (4% ST)2.44 FP
#23 Albert Pujols (28% OWN)5.1 FP (20% ST)2.76 FP
#24 Yonder Alonso (5% OWN)5.1 FP (2% ST)2.5 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#34 C.J. Cron (51% OWN)13.8 FP (33% ST)2.86 FP
#35 Brandon Belt (28% OWN)13.6 FP (17% ST)2.47 FP
#36 Ryan O'Hearn (11% OWN)13.2 FP (4% ST)2.44 FP
#37 Rowdy Tellez (7% OWN)13.1 FP (2% ST)2.66 FP
#38 Ryan McMahon (78% OWN)12.8 FP (65% ST)2.5 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.

RYAN O'HEARNFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019574.212.010.99.50.2
-- Per Game (23 Proj)2.40.180.510.460.410.01
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)5.30.411.11.00.790.01
9/2 to 9/8 (5.2 Games)13.20.992.92.62.30.04
2019 Season138102626340
-- Per Game (81 GP)1.70.120.320.320.420.00
2018 to 2019279225649540
-- Per Game (125 GP)2.20.180.450.390.430.00