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Austin
Barnes
College Arizona State
Team Los Angeles Dodgers
15C
5'10"Height
190Weight
30Age
5Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Austin Barnes's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Austin Barnes to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 210.62 projected fantasy points puts him at #33 behind Roberto Perez and ahead of James McCann. He has averaged 1.69 fantasy points in his past 74 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.46 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#43) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Austin Barnes is expected to improve on last season's #40 fantasy position rank.

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START EM ALERT: AUSTIN BARNES WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Austin Barnes is projected for 9.09 fantasy points in 4 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #29 projected catcher 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 Chris Herrmann but behind Danny Jansen. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#40). He is projected for 6.76 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
2019LAD752122843525235630.202.293.339
2018LAD1002003241414316743.205.329.290
2017LAD1022183563838394341.289.408.486
2016LAD213235025900.156.270.187
2015LAD202946016610.206.361.275
Career (6 Seasons)622283348627246531.210.297.350
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2019LAD1217220538
2018LAD505801647
2017LAD15210600516
2016LAD10600000
2015LAD20801102
Career (6 Seasons)1218020505
2020 Game Log
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
Past Projections
  • 27 Aug 2019

    Austin Barnes Optioned

    Austin Barnes is Projected to Be the #40 Catcher...Behind Tony Wolters and Ahead of Russell Martin the Rest of the Season
  • 27 Jul 2019

    Austin Barnes is Projected to Be the #33 Catcher...Behind James McCann and Ahead of Elias Diaz the Rest of the Season

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 26 Jul 2019

    Austin Barnes is Projected to Be the #30 Catcher...Behind Yan Gomes and Ahead of Austin Hedges the Rest of the Season

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 25 Jul 2019

    Austin Barnes is Projected to Be the #28 Catcher...Behind Austin Hedges and Ahead of Alex Avila the Rest of the Season

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019