Tyler Naquin is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.2K) and DraftKings ($3.2K) for 8/21

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 9.3 FanDuel points and 7.2 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$914 more than $2.2K on FanDuel and +$793 more than $3.2K on DraftKings. Their may be other options (see below) who are even better values, but barring a significant lineup change consider him a strong daily fantasy play. 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) 8/21 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#55 Adam Haseley9.5 FD Points$2400
#56 Harold Ramirez9.3 FD Points$2900
#57 Tyler Naquin9.3 FD Points$2200
#58 Jarrod Dyson9.3 FD Points$2900
#59 Eloy Jimenez9.2 FD Points$3500
DRAFTKINGS (OF) 8/21 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#39 Kyle Schwarber7.3 DK Points$4200
#40 Harold Ramirez7.2 DK Points$3600
#41 Tyler Naquin7.2 DK Points$3200
#42 Adam Haseley7.2 DK Points$3700
#43 Greg Allen7.1 DK Points$3500

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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 76.19 projected fantasy points puts him at #69 behind Wil Myers and ahead of Gerardo Parra. He has averaged 1.92 fantasy points in his past 136 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.77 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#78) 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
#67 Alex Verdugo (55% OWN)78 FP, 3.12 per game45 FP, 33 gp, 1.36 per game (#121)
#68 Wil Myers (52% OWN)77 FP, 2.35 per game203 FP, 83 gp, 2.45 per game (#57)
#69 Tyler Naquin (6% OWN)76 FP, 2.77 per game95 FP, 58 gp, 1.64 per game (#108)
#70 Gerardo Parra (2% OWN)76 FP, 3.04 per game259 FP, 135 gp, 1.92 per game (#87)
#71 Alex Dickerson (10% OWN)74 FP, 2.57 per game259 FP, 135 gp, 1.92 per game (#87)

START TYLER NAQUIN IN WEEK 22... AHEAD OF JOSH REDDICK

Tyler Naquin is projected for 11.03 fantasy points in 4 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #46 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 Josh Reddick but behind Anthony Santander the rest of the week. Week 23 will not be as good based on projected rank (#73). He is projected for 12.8 fantasy points.

8/21 TO 8/25 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#44 Melky Cabrera11.2 FP (3% ST)2.45 FP
#45 Anthony Santander11.1 FP (34% ST)2.55 FP
#46 Tyler Naquin11 FP (3% ST)2.77 FP
#47 Josh Reddick11 FP (17% ST)2.68 FP
#48 Joc Pederson10.9 FP (46% ST)3.16 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#71 Kole Calhoun12.8 FP (61% ST)2.71 FP
#72 Marwin Gonzalez12.8 FP (40% ST)2.58 FP
#73 Tyler Naquin12.8 FP (3% ST)2.77 FP
#74 Shohei Ohtani12.6 FP (71% ST)2.98 FP
#75 Hunter Renfroe12.5 FP (50% ST)2.68 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 2019764.415.616.06.31.6
-- Per Game (28 Proj)2.80.160.570.580.230.06
8/19 to 8/25 (4.1 Games)11.00.602.22.30.840.24
8/26 to 9/1 (4.6 Games)12.80.772.62.61.00.26
2019 Season166103232114
-- Per Game (78 GP)2.10.130.410.410.140.05
2018 to 2019260135554175
-- Per Game (136 GP)1.90.100.400.400.120.04