Willy Adames is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.3K) and DraftKings ($3.7K) for 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 10.9 FanDuel points and 8.3 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1527 more than $2.3K on FanDuel and +$1198 more than $3.7K 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) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#5 Corey Seager11.2 FD Points$3300
#6 Trevor Story11 FD Points$3900
#7 Willy Adames10.9 FD Points$2300
#8 Trea Turner10.9 FD Points$4100
#9 Elvis Andrus10.4 FD Points$3300
DRAFTKINGS (SS) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#2 Javier Baez8.9 DK Points$4200
#3 Trea Turner8.5 DK Points$5000
#4 Willy Adames8.3 DK Points$3700
#5 Elvis Andrus8.1 DK Points$4100
#6 Paul DeJong7.7 DK Points$4200

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Willy Adames to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 51.28 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind Andrelton Simmons and ahead of Yu-Cheng Chang. He has averaged 2.11 fantasy points in his past 212 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.35 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#46) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Willy Adames is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #24 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#29 Nick Ahmed (51% OWN)55 FP, 2.49 per game334 FP, 149 gp, 2.24 per game (#20)
#30 Andrelton Simmons (37% OWN)53 FP, 2.51 per game386 FP, 145 gp, 2.66 per game (#12)
#31 Willy Adames (26% OWN)51 FP, 2.35 per game184 FP, 85 gp, 2.16 per game (#24)
#32 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)51 FP, 2.54 per game184 FP, 85 gp, 2.16 per game (#24)
#33 Jose Iglesias (11% OWN)51 FP, 2.52 per game270 FP, 123 gp, 2.19 per game (#22)

START WILLY ADAMES IN WEEK 24... AHEAD OF ADALBERTO MONDESI

Willy Adames is projected for 17.49 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #13 ranked shortstop and a must start for most owners. 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 Adalberto Mondesi but behind Ronny Rodriguez. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#37). He is projected for 11.75 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#11 Trevor Story (100% OWN)18 FP (98% ST)3.39 FP
#12 Ronny Rodriguez (7% OWN)17.5 FP (5% ST)2.65 FP
#13 Willy Adames (26% OWN)17.5 FP (17% ST)2.35 FP
#14 Adalberto Mondesi (93% OWN)17.2 FP (35% ST)2.92 FP
#15 Josh VanMeter (35% OWN)17.2 FP (27% ST)2.79 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#35 Mauricio Dubon (5% OWN)12.2 FP (1% ST)2.18 FP
#36 Luis Rengifo (2% OWN)12.1 FP (1% ST)2.11 FP
#37 Willy Adames (26% OWN)11.8 FP (17% ST)2.35 FP
#38 Austin Nola (18% OWN)11.7 FP (11% ST)2.43 FP
#39 Willi Castro (2% OWN)11.6 FP (1% ST)2.27 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 2019513.18.711.37.41.1
-- Per Game (22 Proj)2.40.140.400.520.340.05
9/2 to 9/8 (6.5 Games)17.51.12.93.82.30.33
9/9 to 9/15 (5.5 Games)11.80.622.12.61.80.26
2019 Season264174258395
-- Per Game (127 GP)2.10.130.330.460.310.04
2018 to 201944727761017011
-- Per Game (212 GP)2.10.130.360.480.330.05