Trent Thornton Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $6.2K Than on DraftKings at $5.9K on 8/30

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is a better value on FanDuel than on DraftKings based on position specific points per dollar calculations. He is projected for 17.5 FD points and is worth -$1234 less than $6.2K on FD. On DK he is projected for 7.6 points and is worth -$1487 less than $5.9K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (P) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#28 Antonio Senzatela19.1 FD Points$5500
#29 Eric Skoglund18.2 FD Points$5700
#30 Trent Thornton17.5 FD Points$6200
#31 Scott Barlow4.6 FD Points$5500
#32 Josh Hader4.1 FD Points$5500
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 8/30 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#25 Eric Skoglund9 DK Points$6500
#26 Antonio Senzatela7.8 DK Points$4000
#27 Trent Thornton7.6 DK Points$5900
#28 Noe Ramirez1.8 DK Points$4100
#29 Chad Green1.6 DK Points$4800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Trent Thornton is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -8.07 projected fantasy points puts him at #176 behind Mitch Keller and ahead of Felix Hernandez. He has averaged -2.63 fantasy points in his past 26 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -1.42 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#172) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Trent Thornton is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #185 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#174 Elieser Hernandez (11% OWN)-7.9 FP, -1.38 per game$7100
#175 Mitch Keller (37% OWN)-8.1 FP, -1.68 per game$7100
#176 Trent Thornton (11% OWN)-8.1 FP, -1.42 per game$7100
#177 Felix Hernandez (8% OWN)-8.8 FP, -1.88 per game$7100
#178 Brock Stewart-9.1 FP, -1.93 per game$7100

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Trent Thornton is projected for -3.2 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which projects to being the #105 ranked starting pitcher. 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 Spencer Turnbull but behind Tim Melville the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#139). He is projected for -1.14 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#103 Antonio Senzatela (3% OWN)-2.58 FP (1% ST)-2.55 FP
#104 Tim Melville (6% OWN)-2.8 FP (4% ST)-2.45 FP
#105 Trent Thornton (11% OWN)-3.2 FP (6% ST)-1.42 FP
#106 Spencer Turnbull (23% OWN)-3.4 FP (11% ST)-2.23 FP
#107 Jose Suarez (4% OWN)-3.59 FP (1% ST)-3 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#137 Gregory Soto (0% OWN)-1.02 FP-2.67 FP
#138 Zach Davies (55% OWN)-1.06 FP (21% ST)0.1 FP
#139 Trent Thornton (11% OWN)-1.14 FP (6% ST)-1.42 FP
#140 Dillon Peters (24% OWN)-1.16 FP (9% ST)-1.22 FP
#141 Rick Porcello (76% OWN)-1.29 FP (53% ST)0.11 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.

TRENT THORNTONFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 2019-8.071.11.4262210.5
-- Per Game (6 Proj)-1.420.190.254.63.91.8
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)-3.200.110.324.53.21.9
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)-1.140.170.274.83.91.7
2019 Season-68.304812411752
-- Per Game (26 GP)-2.630.150.314.84.52.0