Willy Adames is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.3K) and DraftKings ($3.6K) for 9/1

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 9.4 FanDuel points and 7.2 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1052 more than $2.3K on FanDuel and +$508 more than $3.6K 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 (SS) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#15 Trea Turner9.8 FD Points$4200
#16 Paul DeJong9.6 FD Points$3600
#17 Willy Adames9.4 FD Points$2300
#18 Jean Segura9.1 FD Points$3100
#19 Andrelton Simmons8.9 FD Points$3000
DRAFTKINGS (SS) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#7 Marcus Semien8.2 DK Points$5200
#8 Trea Turner7.4 DK Points$5100
#9 Willy Adames7.2 DK Points$3600
#10 Paul DeJong7.1 DK Points$4300
#11 J.P. Crawford6.4 DK Points$3800

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Willy Adames to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 51.82 projected fantasy points puts him at #28 behind Jose Iglesias and ahead of Orlando Arcia. He has averaged 2.11 fantasy points in his past 211 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.29 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#37) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Willy Adames is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #20 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#26 Carlos Correa (98% OWN)55 FP, 3.49 per game288 FP, 110 gp, 2.61 per game (#13)
#27 Jose Iglesias (12% OWN)55 FP, 2.52 per game270 FP, 123 gp, 2.19 per game (#21)
#28 Willy Adames (27% OWN)52 FP, 2.29 per game184 FP, 85 gp, 2.16 per game (#23)
#29 Orlando Arcia (11% OWN)52 FP, 2.05 per game138 FP, 111 gp, 1.25 per game (#34)
#30 J.P. Crawford (13% OWN)51 FP, 2.43 per game76 FP, 49 gp, 1.54 per game (#31)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Willy Adames is projected for 2.5 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #21 projected shortstop for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a slightly better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Trea Turner but behind Jean Segura the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#16). He is projected for 15.8 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#19 Andrelton Simmons (38% OWN)2.57 FP (13% ST)2.66 FP
#20 Jean Segura (94% OWN)2.52 FP (75% ST)2.75 FP
#21 Willy Adames (27% OWN)2.5 FP (17% ST)2.29 FP
#22 Trea Turner (100% OWN)2.49 FP (97% ST)3.08 FP
#23 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)2.3 FP (3% ST)3.34 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Scott Kingery (72% OWN)16.8 FP (54% ST)2.63 FP
#15 Adalberto Mondesi (92% OWN)16.6 FP (11% ST)2.97 FP
#16 Willy Adames (27% OWN)15.8 FP (17% ST)2.29 FP
#17 Corey Seager (94% OWN)15.7 FP (76% ST)2.78 FP
#18 Didi Gregorius (88% OWN)15.4 FP (61% ST)3.15 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.

WILLY ADAMESFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019523.18.911.47.41.1
-- Per Game (23 Proj)2.30.140.400.500.330.05
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)2.50.190.380.520.280.05
9/2 to 9/8 (6.3 Games)15.80.982.73.52.10.31
2019 Season262174258385
-- Per Game (126 GP)2.10.130.330.460.300.04
2018 to 201944627761016911
-- Per Game (211 GP)2.10.130.360.480.330.05