Willi Castro Is The #19 SS on FanDuel and Is The #28 Highest Priced on 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 8.8 FanDuel points and priced at $2.5K. Using average points per dollar in the player pool, he is expected to produce 7.17 FPs, making him worth +$568 more than $2.5K. Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (SS) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#17 Dansby Swanson9.3 FD Points$2900
#18 Paul DeJong9 FD Points$3600
#19 Willi Castro8.8 FD Points$2500
#20 Willy Adames8.6 FD Points$2300
#21 Bo Bichette8.6 FD Points$3900

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Willi Castro to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 52.84 projected fantasy points puts him at #35 behind Willy Adames and ahead of J.P. Crawford. He is projected to average 2.26 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#48) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. With 6 games played, he is the #58 ranked shortstop this season.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#33 Orlando Arcia (11% OWN)54 FP, 2.06 per game138 FP, 111 gp, 1.25 per game (#40)
#34 Willy Adames (28% OWN)53 FP, 2.25 per game184 FP, 85 gp, 2.16 per game (#24)
#35 Willi Castro (3% OWN)53 FP, 2.26 per game184 FP, 85 gp, 2.16 per game (#24)
#36 J.P. Crawford (14% OWN)52 FP, 2.4 per game76 FP, 49 gp, 1.54 per game (#36)
#37 Nicky Lopez (6% OWN)52 FP, 2.13 per game76 FP, 49 gp, 1.54 per game (#36)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Willi Castro is projected for 4.29 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #33 projected shortstop for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Chris Taylor but behind Nicky Lopez the rest of the week. Week 24 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#30). He is projected for 12.87 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Dansby Swanson (75% OWN)4.59 FP (25% ST)2.62 FP
#32 Nicky Lopez (6% OWN)4.39 FP (3% ST)2.13 FP
#33 Willi Castro (3% OWN)4.29 FP (1% ST)2.26 FP
#34 Chris Taylor (29% OWN)4.29 FP (15% ST)2.65 FP
#35 Nick Ahmed (54% OWN)4.27 FP (38% ST)2.47 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#28 Amed Rosario (66% OWN)13.3 FP (51% ST)2.68 FP
#29 Nick Ahmed (54% OWN)13.3 FP (38% ST)2.47 FP
#30 Willi Castro (3% OWN)12.9 FP (1% ST)2.26 FP
#31 Brandon Crawford (8% OWN)12.6 FP (4% ST)2.15 FP
#32 Bo Bichette (90% OWN)12.5 FP (70% ST)2.81 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.

WILLI CASTROFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019532.38.99.85.51.5
-- Per Game (23 Proj)2.30.100.380.420.240.07
8/26 to 9/1 (1.7 Games)4.30.170.710.820.440.12
9/2 to 9/8 (5.6 Games)12.90.512.12.31.30.39
2019 Season7.501210
-- Per Game (6 GP)1.20.000.170.330.170.00