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Yandy
Diaz
College None
Team Tampa Bay Rays
23B
6'2"Height
185Weight
29Age
4Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Yandy Diaz's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Yandy Diaz to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 357.74 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Eugenio Suarez and ahead of Rio Ruiz. He has averaged 3.09 fantasy points in his past 79 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.92 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#30) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 35%, he is the #22 most highly owned third baseman. Yandy Diaz is expected to improve on last season's #29 fantasy position rank.

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START EM ALERT: YANDY DIAZ WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Yandy Diaz is projected for 16.36 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #23 projected third baseman 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 Jake Lamb but behind Rio Ruiz. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#28). He is projected for 12.27 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
2020TB16534110012900.207.353.245
2019TB7930753821438356122.267.340.475
2018CLE391091534115111900.311.375.422
2017CLE491562541013213520.262.352.326
Career (4 Seasons)1836259716815667912442.268.350.409
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2020TB201300002
2019TB20114640119
2018CLE524600016
2017CLE815110105
Career (4 Seasons)354256502222
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
07/24vsL6-4400000011000.000.000.167
07/25vsW4-1201000020000.167.167.333
07/26vsW6-5400000012000.100.100.278
07/28vsW5-2311000010000.154.154.304
07/29@L7-4210000021000.133.133.310
07/30@L2-1300000011000.111.111.294
07/31@L6-3300000010000.095.095.282
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
08/01@L5-4512000000000.154.154.295
08/02@L5-1401000000000.167.167.292
08/04vsW5-1401000000000.176.176.288
08/05vsL5-0402200000000.211.263.304
08/07vsW1-0301000001000.220.268.305
08/08vsL8-4401000011000.222.267.308
08/09vsW4-3401000001000.224.265.304
08/10@W8-7410000021000.208.245.299
Past Projections
  • 08 Aug 2019

    Yandy Diaz Added To IL

    Yandy Diaz is Projected to Be the #22 Third Baseman...Behind J.D. Davis and Ahead of Jedd Gyorko the Rest of the Season
  • 24 Jul 2019

    Yandy Diaz Leaves Early

    Yandy Diaz is Projected to Be the #24 Third Baseman...Behind Kyle Seager and Ahead of Matt Duffy the Rest of the Season
  • 23 Jul 2019

    Yandy Diaz is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.4K) and DraftKings ($4.1K) for 7/23

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 22 Jul 2019

    Yandy Diaz is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($3.6K) and DraftKings ($4K) for 7/22

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019