Trea Turner is a Bad DFS Value on Fanduel at $4.2K and DraftKings at $5.1K on 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 9.8 FanDuel points and 7.4 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is coming up -$706 short of $4.2K on FanDuel and -$879 short of $5.1K on DraftKings. Their should be much better options (see below). Barring a significant lineup change consider him a daily fantasy player to fade. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (SS) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#13 Amed Rosario10.4 FD Points$2800
#14 Corey Seager9.9 FD Points$3100
#15 Trea Turner9.8 FD Points$4200
#16 Paul DeJong9.6 FD Points$3600
#17 Willy Adames9.4 FD Points$2300
DRAFTKINGS (SS) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#6 Francisco Lindor8.5 DK Points$4400
#7 Marcus Semien8.2 DK Points$5200
#8 Trea Turner7.4 DK Points$5100
#9 Willy Adames7.2 DK Points$3600
#10 Paul DeJong7.1 DK Points$4300

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Trea Turner to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 80.44 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Xander Bogaerts and ahead of Jorge Polanco. He has averaged 3.07 fantasy points in his past 256 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.08 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite shortstop. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. Trea Turner is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #13 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#1 Francisco Lindor (100% OWN)89 FP, 3.54 per game598 FP, 158 gp, 3.78 per game (#1)
#2 Xander Bogaerts (100% OWN)88 FP, 3.48 per game456 FP, 135 gp, 3.38 per game (#4)
#3 Trea Turner (100% OWN)80 FP, 3.08 per game471 FP, 161 gp, 2.93 per game (#7)
#4 Jorge Polanco (99% OWN)80 FP, 3.18 per game213 FP, 77 gp, 2.77 per game (#9)
#5 Manny Machado (100% OWN)78 FP, 3.04 per game552 FP, 161 gp, 3.43 per game (#2)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Trea Turner is projected for 2.49 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #22 projected shortstop for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Aledmys Diaz but behind Willy Adames the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#5). He is projected for 19.67 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#20 Jean Segura (94% OWN)2.52 FP (75% ST)2.75 FP
#21 Willy Adames (27% OWN)2.5 FP (17% ST)2.29 FP
#22 Trea Turner (100% OWN)2.49 FP (97% ST)3.08 FP
#23 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)2.3 FP (3% ST)3.34 FP
#24 Nicky Lopez (5% OWN)2.28 FP (3% ST)2.13 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Jorge Polanco (99% OWN)20.9 FP (91% ST)3.18 FP
#4 Xander Bogaerts (100% OWN)20.4 FP (99% ST)3.48 FP
#5 Trea Turner (100% OWN)19.7 FP (97% ST)3.08 FP
#6 Jean Segura (94% OWN)19.3 FP (75% ST)2.75 FP
#7 Paul DeJong (93% OWN)18.6 FP (76% ST)2.93 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.

TREA TURNERFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019803.411.817.48.66.9
-- Per Game (26 Proj)3.10.130.450.670.330.26
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)2.50.070.320.550.520.22
9/2 to 9/8 (6.6 Games)19.70.752.84.22.21.8
2019 Season3141344723729
-- Per Game (95 GP)3.30.140.460.760.390.31
2018 to 20197863211717510672
-- Per Game (256 GP)3.10.120.460.680.410.28