Trevor Story Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $3.8K Than on DraftKings at $5.3K on 8/25

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 12.4 FD points and is worth +$495 more than $3.8K on FD. On DK he is projected for 9.4 points and is worth -$343 less than $5.3K. 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) 8/25 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Alex Bregman12.5 FD Points$4200
#2 Trevor Story12.4 FD Points$3800
#3 Tim Anderson11.9 FD Points$3200
#4 Francisco Lindor11.8 FD Points$4300
#5 Jorge Polanco11.7 FD Points$4000
DRAFTKINGS (SS) 8/25 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#1 Trevor Story9.4 DK Points$5300
#2 Tim Anderson9.1 DK Points$4800
#3 Francisco Lindor8.9 DK Points$5200
#4 Jorge Polanco8.9 DK Points$4500
#5 Willy Adames8.6 DK Points$3800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Trevor Story to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 102.05 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Xander Bogaerts and ahead of Jorge Polanco. He has averaged 3.42 fantasy points in his past 271 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.53 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#2) is better 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. He is also currently the #3 ranked shortstop.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#1 Francisco Lindor (100% OWN)109 FP, 3.54 per game598 FP, 158 gp, 3.78 per game (#1)
#2 Xander Bogaerts (100% OWN)104 FP, 3.43 per game456 FP, 135 gp, 3.38 per game (#4)
#3 Trevor Story (100% OWN)102 FP, 3.53 per game505 FP, 156 gp, 3.24 per game (#5)
#4 Jorge Polanco (98% OWN)100 FP, 3.25 per game213 FP, 77 gp, 2.77 per game (#9)
#5 Marcus Semien (95% OWN)98 FP, 3.28 per game406 FP, 157 gp, 2.59 per game (#15)

WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Trevor Story is projected for 3.22 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #5 ranked shortstop and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Manny Machado but behind Eric Sogard the rest of the week. Week 23 will be better based on projected rank (#1). He is projected for 24.87 fantasy points.

8/25 TO 8/25 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Marcus Semien (95% OWN)3.3 FP (77% ST)3.28 FP
#4 Eric Sogard (39% OWN)3.26 FP (27% ST)2.91 FP
#5 Trevor Story (100% OWN)3.22 FP (98% ST)3.53 FP
#6 Manny Machado (100% OWN)3.18 FP (94% ST)2.83 FP
#7 Jean Segura (94% OWN)3.18 FP (72% ST)2.82 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Trevor Story (100% OWN)24.9 FP (98% ST)3.53 FP
#2 Marcus Semien (95% OWN)21.4 FP (77% ST)3.28 FP
#3 Francisco Lindor (100% OWN)20.9 FP (99% ST)3.54 FP
#4 Josh VanMeter (26% OWN)19.8 FP (18% ST)2.67 FP
#5 Jorge Polanco (98% OWN)19 FP (90% ST)3.25 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.

TREVOR STORYFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 20191026.818.9219.94.2
-- Per Game (29 Proj)3.50.240.650.730.340.15
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)3.20.200.570.680.390.14
8/26 to 9/1 (6.3 Games)24.91.64.75.22.30.97
2019 Season4222874924417
-- Per Game (115 GP)3.70.240.640.800.380.15
2018 to 2019926641811799144
-- Per Game (271 GP)3.40.240.670.660.340.16