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Anthony
Rizzo
College None
Team Chicago Cubs
441B
6'3"Height
240Weight
30Age
9Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Anthony Rizzo's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Anthony Rizzo to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 482.77 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Freddie Freeman and ahead of Jorge Soler. He has averaged 3.47 fantasy points in his past 146 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.29 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#14) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #4 most highly owned first baseman. Anthony Rizzo is expected to improve on last season's #7 fantasy position rank.

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ANTHONY RIZZO WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Anthony Rizzo is projected for 22.8 fantasy points in 7 games which is good enough to be the #4 ranked first baseman 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 Josh Bell but behind Jorge Soler. His projected rank in Week 4 is the same as it is in Week 3. He is projected for 20.68 fantasy points.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMGABRHHRRBIBBKOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2019CHC146512891502794718652.293.404.519
2018CHC1535667416025101708064.282.375.470
2017CHC15757299156321099190104.272.392.507
2016CHC15558394170321097410835.291.384.543
2015CHC160586941633110178105176.278.386.511
2014CHC1405248915032787311654.286.386.526
2013CHC1606067114123807612765.232.323.419
2012CHC8733744961548276232.284.342.462
2011SD4912891819214621.140.281.242
Career (10 Seasons)109379621091969476431.287.385.506
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2019CHC2932663027315
2018CHC29126690201511
2017CHC32329040241121
2016CHC4343173016813
2015CHC383300703099
2014CHC281276401578
2013CHC402254206712
2012CHC15015610317
2011SD813100412
Career (10 Seasons)2221924016010
2020 Game Log
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
Past Projections
  • 02 Sep 2019

    Anthony Rizzo Out With Back Injury

    Anthony Rizzo is Projected to Be the #5 First Baseman-DH...Behind Carlos Santana and Ahead of Cody Bellinger the Rest of the Season
  • 01 Sep 2019

    Anthony Rizzo Out With Back Injury

    Anthony Rizzo is Projected to Be the #3 First Baseman-DH...Behind J.D. Martinez and Ahead of Carlos Santana the Rest of the Season
  • 29 Aug 2019

    Anthony Rizzo Out With Back Injury

    Anthony Rizzo is Projected to Be the #6 First Baseman-DH...Behind Pete Alonso and Ahead of Cody Bellinger the Rest of the Season
  • 26 Aug 2019

    Projecting a Down Week 23 for Anthony Rizzo with Fewer FPs Than Daniel Vogelbach

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019