Tim Anderson Is The #12 SS on FanDuel and Is The #15 Highest Priced on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 9.3 FanDuel points and priced at $2.8K. Using average points per dollar in the player pool, he is expected to produce 7.98 FPs, making him worth +$463 more than $2.8K. Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (SS) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#10 Paul DeJong10.3 FD Points$3500
#11 Jonathan Villar9.3 FD Points$3500
#12 Tim Anderson9.3 FD Points$2800
#13 Mike Freeman9.1 FD Points$2300
#14 Amed Rosario9 FD Points$2800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Tim Anderson to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 72.36 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Trevor Story and ahead of Marcus Semien. He has averaged 2.46 fantasy points in his past 253 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.98 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#14) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 86%, he is the #16 most highly owned shortstop. Tim Anderson is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #21 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#5 Manny Machado (100% OWN)75 FP, 3.02 per game552 FP, 161 gp, 3.43 per game (#2)
#6 Trevor Story (100% OWN)74 FP, 3.39 per game505 FP, 156 gp, 3.24 per game (#5)
#7 Tim Anderson (86% OWN)72 FP, 2.98 per game338 FP, 153 gp, 2.21 per game (#21)
#8 Marcus Semien (97% OWN)72 FP, 3.18 per game406 FP, 157 gp, 2.59 per game (#14)
#9 Ronny Rodriguez (7% OWN)67 FP, 2.65 per game89 FP, 59 gp, 1.51 per game (#38)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tim Anderson is projected for 18.16 fantasy points in 7 games which is good enough to be the #10 ranked shortstop 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 Trevor Story but behind Manny Machado. Week 25 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#9). He is projected for 17.5 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Marcus Semien (97% OWN)18.4 FP (85% ST)3.18 FP
#9 Manny Machado (100% OWN)18.3 FP (96% ST)3.02 FP
#10 Tim Anderson (86% OWN)18.2 FP (70% ST)2.98 FP
#11 Trevor Story (100% OWN)18 FP (98% ST)3.39 FP
#12 Ronny Rodriguez (7% OWN)17.5 FP (5% ST)2.65 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#7 Carlos Correa (97% OWN)18.5 FP (20% ST)3.51 FP
#8 Trea Turner (100% OWN)17.7 FP (97% ST)3.06 FP
#9 Tim Anderson (86% OWN)17.5 FP (70% ST)2.98 FP
#10 Jurickson Profar (58% OWN)17.3 FP (38% ST)3 FP
#11 Paul DeJong (92% OWN)17 FP (73% ST)2.88 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.

TIM ANDERSONFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019723.612.614.73.34.3
-- Per Game (24 Proj)3.00.150.520.610.130.18
9/2 to 9/8 (6.6 Games)18.20.923.13.70.871.1
9/9 to 9/15 (5.6 Games)17.50.903.03.60.760.98
2019 Season2841447601116
-- Per Game (100 GP)2.80.140.470.600.110.16
2018 to 2019622341111374142
-- Per Game (253 GP)2.50.130.440.540.160.17