Willy Adames Is The #20 SS on FanDuel and Is The #33 Highest Priced on 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 8.6 FanDuel points and priced at $2.3K. Using average points per dollar in the player pool, he is expected to produce 6.6 FPs, making him worth +$697 more than $2.3K. 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
#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
#22 Corey Seager8.5 FD Points$3100

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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 52.92 projected fantasy points puts him at #34 behind Orlando Arcia and ahead of Willi Castro. He has averaged 2.11 fantasy points in his past 211 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.25 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#49) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Willy Adames is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #23 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#32 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)54 FP, 2.5 per game$5500
#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)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Willy Adames is projected for 4.73 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #28 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 Harold Castro but behind Austin Nola the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#20). He is projected for 15.54 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#26 Scott Kingery (72% OWN)5 FP (54% ST)2.64 FP
#27 Austin Nola (22% OWN)4.82 FP (16% ST)2.44 FP
#28 Willy Adames (28% OWN)4.73 FP (18% ST)2.25 FP
#29 Harold Castro (4% OWN)4.66 FP (2% ST)2.23 FP
#30 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)4.64 FP (3% ST)3.37 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#18 Hanser Alberto (24% OWN)16.3 FP (17% ST)2.57 FP
#19 Didi Gregorius (89% OWN)15.7 FP (59% ST)3.17 FP
#20 Willy Adames (28% OWN)15.5 FP (18% ST)2.25 FP
#21 Corey Seager (94% OWN)15.3 FP (77% ST)2.78 FP
#22 Andrelton Simmons (38% OWN)14.9 FP (13% ST)2.67 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 2019533.29.111.67.41.1
-- Per Game (24 Proj)2.30.140.390.490.310.05
8/26 to 9/1 (1.9 Games)4.70.340.731.000.580.09
9/2 to 9/8 (6.2 Games)15.50.972.63.42.00.30
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