Wilmer Font is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($4K) and DraftKings ($4.2K) for 8/18

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 19.7 FanDuel points and 10.5 points on DraftKings. Based on the player pool average points per dollar he is worth +$1530 more than $4K on FanDuel and +$2191 more than $4.2K 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 (P) 8/18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#26 Glenn Sparkman20.1 FD Points$5900
#27 Brett Anderson19.9 FD Points$6700
#28 Wilmer Font19.7 FD Points$4000
#29 Ty Blach18.7 FD Points$5500
#30 Diego Castillo14.3 FD Points$4000
DRAFTKINGS (SP) 8/18 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#12 CC Sabathia11.5 DK Points$7000
#13 Yusei Kikuchi10.8 DK Points$6100
#14 Wilmer Font10.5 DK Points$4200
#15 Erick Fedde10.1 DK Points$4800
#16 Glenn Sparkman9.2 DK Points$5500

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Wilmer Font is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -2 projected fantasy points puts him at #230 behind Matt Grace and ahead of Luis Cessa. He has averaged -0.72 fantasy points in his past 52 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.18 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#188) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Wilmer Font is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #182 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#228 Matt Magill-1.9 FP, -0.12 per game37 FP, 50 gp, 0.7 per game (#65)
#229 Matt Grace-1.9 FP, -0.45 per game37 FP, 50 gp, 0.7 per game (#65)
#230 Wilmer Font (1% OWN)-2 FP, -0.18 per game37 FP, 50 gp, 0.7 per game (#65)
#231 Luis Cessa (1% OWN)-2 FP, -0.53 per game37 FP, 50 gp, 0.7 per game (#65)
#232 Derek Holland (2% OWN)-2 FP, -0.12 per game37 FP, 50 gp, 0.7 per game (#65)

WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Wilmer Font is projected for 0.17 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which projects to being the #60 ranked reliever. This is projected to be a 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 Zack Britton but behind Trevor May the rest of the week. Week 22 will not be as good based on projected rank (#102). He is projected for 0.31 fantasy points.

8/18 TO 8/18 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#58 Yusmeiro Petit0.19 FP (5% ST)0.66 FP
#59 Trevor May0.17 FP (5% ST)0.89 FP
#60 Wilmer Font0.17 FP (1% ST)-0.18 FP
#61 Zack Britton0.16 FP (13% ST)0.55 FP
#62 Pedro Baez0.16 FP (5% ST)0.45 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#100 Oliver Drake0.35 FP0.01 FP
#101 Kelvin Herrera0.34 FP (1% ST)0.2 FP
#102 Wilmer Font0.31 FP (1% ST)-0.18 FP
#103 Joakim Soria0.29 FP (1% ST)0.35 FP
#104 Josh Taylor0.26 FP0.23 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.

WILMER FONTFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 2019-2.000.11.425239.1
-- Per Game (11 Proj)-0.180.010.122.22.00.80
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)0.170.000.003.83.71.5
8/19 to 8/25 (2.4 Games)0.310.010.246.65.72.2
2019 Season-6.4001616321
-- Per Game (33 GP)-0.190.000.031.91.90.64
2018 to 2019-37.40011029937
-- Per Game (52 GP)-0.720.000.022.01.90.71