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Maikel
Franco
College None
Team Kansas City Royals
73B
6'1"Height
229Weight
27Age
7Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Maikel Franco's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Maikel Franco to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 368.5 projected fantasy points puts him at #23 behind Evan Longoria and ahead of Eugenio Suarez. He has averaged 2.22 fantasy points in his past 121 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.66 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#49) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Maikel Franco is expected to improve on last season's #27 fantasy position rank.

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START EM ALERT: MAIKEL FRANCO PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF MATT CHAPMAN IN WEEK 3

Maikel Franco is projected for 17.52 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #17 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 Matt Chapman but behind Evan Longoria. Week 4 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#18). He is projected for 15.56 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
2020KC13515122801100.235.230.451
2019PHI12338948911756366100.233.296.408
2018PHI131433481172268296210.270.314.466
2017PHI154575661322476419500.229.280.408
2016PHI1525816714825884010611.254.306.426
2015PHI8030445851450265210.279.343.496
2014PHI16565100511300.178.189.214
Career (7 Seasons)541992452929143000.261.308.447
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2020KC502310000
2019PHI1701593001914
2018PHI171202300715
2017PHI291235502321
2016PHI231248405713
2015PHI22115110428
2014PHI201210001
Career (7 Seasons)1008910007
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
07/24@L2-0400000003000.000.000.000
07/25@W3-2300000101000.000.000.000
07/26@L9-2412100001000.182.273.182
07/27@W14-6523002400000.313.750.313
07/28@L4-3300000001000.263.632.263
07/29@L5-4403200200000.348.739.348
07/30@W5-3500000001000.286.607.286
07/31vsL3-2400000001000.250.531.250
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
08/01vsL11-5401000001000.250.500.250
08/02vsL9-2411100001000.250.500.250
08/03@L2-0400000001000.227.455.227
08/04@L5-4401000100000.229.438.229
08/05vsL6-1311100000000.235.451.235
Past Projections
  • 26 Aug 2019

    Maikel Franco Optioned

    Maikel Franco is Projected to Be the #12 Third Baseman...Behind Kyle Seager and Ahead of Josh Donaldson the Rest of the Season
  • 05 Aug 2019

    Maikel Franco is Projected to Be the #22 Third Baseman...Behind David Bote and Ahead of Jeimer Candelario the Rest of the Season

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 04 Aug 2019

    Maikel Franco Is a Better Value on FanDuel at $2.4K Than on DraftKings at $3.4K on 8/4

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019
  • 03 Aug 2019

    Maikel Franco is a Great DFS Value on Fanduel ($2.7K) and DraftKings ($3.4K) for 8/3

    Scout Fantasy Baseball Outlook 2019