Tyler Naquin Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $2.2K Than on DraftKings at $3.3K on 8/20

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 5.5 FD points and is worth -$309 less than $2.2K on FD. On DK he is projected for 4.2 points and is worth -$890 less than $3.3K. Below are how he ranks based on projected fantasy points on both DFS platforms. Look for players with more FPs at lower salaries.

FANDUEL (OF) 8/20 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#110 Brett Phillips5.8 FD Points$2500
#111 Trent Clark5.7 FD Points$3300
#112 Tyler Naquin5.5 FD Points$2200
#113 Leury Garcia5.5 FD Points$3100
#114 Travis Jankowski5.3 FD Points$2000
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/20 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#100 Leury Garcia4.3 DK Points$3800
#101 Trent Clark4.3 DK Points$2800
#102 Tyler Naquin4.2 DK Points$3300
#103 Travis Jankowski4.1 DK Points$3300
#104 D.J. Stewart4 DK Points$3100

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Tyler Naquin may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His 79.57 projected fantasy points puts him at #65 behind Dexter Fowler and ahead of Kevin Pillar. He has averaged 1.93 fantasy points in his past 135 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#79) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Tyler Naquin is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #92 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#63 Dwight Smith (17% OWN)80 FP, 2.6 per game50 FP, 30 gp, 1.68 per game (#104)
#64 Dexter Fowler (9% OWN)80 FP, 2.56 per game162 FP, 90 gp, 1.79 per game (#93)
#65 Tyler Naquin (6% OWN)80 FP, 2.8 per game95 FP, 58 gp, 1.64 per game (#107)
#66 Kevin Pillar (48% OWN)79 FP, 2.49 per game320 FP, 139 gp, 2.3 per game (#64)
#67 Gerardo Parra (2% OWN)79 FP, 3.06 per game259 FP, 135 gp, 1.92 per game (#87)

START TYLER NAQUIN IN WEEK 22... AHEAD OF DELINO DESHIELDS

Tyler Naquin is projected for 13.98 fantasy points in 5 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #45 ranked outfielder. 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 Delino DeShields but behind Harold Ramirez the rest of the week. Week 23 will not be as good based on projected rank (#71). He is projected for 12.98 fantasy points.

8/20 TO 8/25 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#43 Franmil Reyes14.3 FP (45% ST)3.11 FP
#44 Harold Ramirez14.2 FP (3% ST)2.35 FP
#45 Tyler Naquin14 FP (3% ST)2.8 FP
#46 Delino DeShields14 FP (6% ST)2.37 FP
#47 Anthony Santander13.9 FP (37% ST)2.59 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#69 Jason Heyward13.1 FP (37% ST)2.78 FP
#70 Adam Haseley13 FP (1% ST)2.69 FP
#71 Tyler Naquin13 FP (3% ST)2.8 FP
#72 Josh Naylor12.8 FP (3% ST)2.28 FP
#73 Marwin Gonzalez12.7 FP (42% ST)2.58 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.

TYLER NAQUINFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019804.516.316.76.51.7
-- Per Game (28 Proj)2.80.160.570.590.230.06
8/19 to 8/25 (5 Games)14.00.772.82.91.00.30
8/26 to 9/1 (4.6 Games)13.00.772.62.71.00.27
2019 Season166103232114
-- Per Game (77 GP)2.20.130.420.420.140.05
2018 to 2019261135554175
-- Per Game (135 GP)1.90.100.410.400.130.04