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Byron
Buxton
College None
Team Minnesota Twins
25CF
6'2"Height
190Weight
26Age
5Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Byron Buxton's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Byron Buxton is projected for 15.89 fantasy points in 6 games which projects to being the #45 ranked outfielder. This may be a week you want to sit Byron Buxton. 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 Austin Hays but behind Nomar Mazara. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#31). He is projected for 16.5 fantasy points.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Byron Buxton to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 405.62 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind David Dahl and ahead of Jeff McNeil. He has averaged 2.82 fantasy points in his past 79 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.96 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#84) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 72%, he is the #40 most highly owned outfielder. Byron Buxton is expected to improve on last season's #83 fantasy position rank.

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
2019MIN87271487110461968143.262.314.512
2018MIN28908140432850.155.182.200
2017MIN14046269117165138150291.253.314.413
2016MIN922984467103823118102.224.284.429
2015MIN4612916272664422.209.250.325
Career (6 Seasons)541983253831175082.267.330.505
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2019MIN30413912213
2018MIN401801001
2017MIN14619125421
2016MIN19612834302
2015MIN714202101
Career (6 Seasons)17310010202
2020 Game Log
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
Past Projections
  • 02 Sep 2019

    Byron Buxton Is Currently Expected to Be Out Through 9/14 Which Hurts His Fantasy Value

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 01 Sep 2019

    Byron Buxton Out With Shoulder Dislocation

    Byron Buxton Is Currently Expected to Be Out Through 9/15 Which Hurts His Fantasy Value
  • 05 Aug 2019

    Byron Buxton Added To Concussion IL

    Byron Buxton Is Currently Expected to Be Out Through 9/2 Which Hurts His Fantasy Value
  • 27 Jul 2019

    Byron Buxton Added To Concussion IL

    Byron Buxton is Projected to Be the #45 Outfielder...Behind Christin Stewart and Ahead of Hunter Pence the Rest of the Season