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Yasmani
Grandal
College None
Team Milwaukee Brewers
10C
6'1"Height
220Weight
30Age
8Exp
S/SBats/Throws
Yasmani Grandal's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON VALUE

Ranking by ownership percentage (99%), Yasmani Grandal is expected to be the #4 catcher for the rest of the season. Based on the latest projections the market is overrating Grandal. The projections have him 4 spots lower in the rankings. He is the lowest rated of the 3 catchers (Wilson Ramos, Willson Contreras) with this market rank (99% Owned). He is projected for 258 fantasy points in 93 remaining games. He has a lower rank (#11) based on projected fantasy average. The market ranks Yasmani Grandal behind Contreras and above Ramos but the projections rank Ramos over Yasmani Grandal.

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His projected fantasy points is lower than you would like given his relatively strong OPS projection.

WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

Yasmani Grandal is a bad value this week. He has a market rank of #4 while his projection (week 5) rank is #12. Week 5 catchers comparisons show instead of Grandal consider these better options at lower start percentages: Yadier Molina (13 FP), Robinson Chirinos (11 FP), Francisco Cervelli (11 FP), Welington Castillo (12 FP), and Wilson Ramos (13 FP). Starting in all virtually all leagues he is expected to produce 12.5 fantasy points (WK 5). At his start percentage, he is expected to be the #4 catcher of the week, but he is projected to be the #12 catcher. In terms of total fantasy points he projected to come up 1.8 short of expectations. His per game projected FP average is 2.6 which is less than his actual per game average (3.4). In addition to a below average projected FP average, he also is expected to play just 4.1380875 games.

He is projected for 10.7 fantasy points in week 5 (#12 C) in 4 games.


  • Based on 4/22 start percentages, Yasmani Grandal is valued behind Contreras and above Ramos but the projections rank Ramos over Yasmani Grandal in week 5.
  • Yasmani Grandal last five game log with fantasy points (CBS, FD, DK) and statline.

    DAILY FANTASY VALUE

    FANDUEL VALUE (4/22): Projected for 7.2 FanDuel pts Yasmani Grandal is the #26 ranked C/1Bs. At $3400 he is expected to be the #10 C/1Bs. At his projected points, he is worth a salary of $2.6K. There are 3 other options at $3400 (Kurt Suzuki, Ryan Zimmerman, Ryan McMahon) and Grandal is ranked #3 among the 4. These are 5 better options at lower salaries: Albert Pujols (8 FP), Miguel Cabrera (8.6 FP), Yadier Molina (8.7 FP), Kendrys Morales (8.9 FP), and Welington Castillo (8.5 FP). He is projected for more points than 3 higher priced options: Matt Adams (4.6 FP), Christian Walker (5.6 FP), and Mitch Garver (2.7 FP). Based on salary, he is expected to have 9.6 FPs, a value reached in 59 of 174 games (34%). The combined 'cover percentage' for pitchers expected to start is 44%.

    DRAFTKINGS VALUE: Based on a projected 5.5 DraftKings points, Grandal is fairly ranked. He is the #6 highest priced catcher ($4100). Using our calculation of expected points per dollar, Grandal is worth $3.9K. These are 4 better options at lower salaries: Yadier Molina (6.6 FP), Welington Castillo (6.5 FP), Wilson Ramos (6 FP), and Josh Phegley (6.6 FP). He is projected for more points than 3 higher priced options: Kurt Suzuki (3.9 FP), Yan Gomes (4.8 FP), and Mitch Garver (2 FP). Based on salary, he is expected to have 5.7 FPs, a value reached in 72 of 174 games (41%). The combined 'cover percentage' for catchers expected to start is 43%.

    Grandal is NOT in the SportsLine DraftKings optimal lineup or the FanDuel optimal lineup which are based on the computer model's projection. SportsLine.com also offers premium optimal lineups from Mike McClure, a professional DFS player who has over $1 million in career winnings. He uses his own proprietary model to find great DFS values and often differs from the computer in how a player is projected to play on a daily basis.

    WEEKLY FANTASY RECAP

    Out of 4 fantasy weeks he had one where he was +50% above his weekly average of 15.9 fantasy points. He had one bad week where he came up 50% below average.

    DAILY FANTASY SEASON RECAP

    His FanDuel average was 11.8 points and on DraftKings it was 10.5 per game. We looked at all of his games that were between the 10th and 90th percentile where the 10th percentile is his floor and the 90th is his ceiling. When he was bad in DFS, he was really bad with a floor of zero points. When he was good, he was very good with a DraftKings ceiling of 19 and 24.9 on FanDuel. He has had more bad FanDuel games (below average by 20%) than good games (20% above average), and the same was true on DraftKings. We are only including games where they were in the daily fantasy slate and played.

    Career Stats
    YEARTEAMGABRHHRRBIBBKOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
    2019MIL2065142251081720.338.413.600
    2018LAD1404406510624687212421.240.349.465
    2017LAD1294385010822584013001.246.307.458
    2016LAD126390498927726411613.228.339.476
    2015LAD11535543831647659201.233.352.402
    2014SD128377478515495811530.225.327.400
    2013SD2888131919181800.215.351.340
    2012SD601922857836313900.296.393.468
    2011CIN0000000000.000.000.000
    2010CIN0000000000.000.000.000
    Career (10 Seasons)746234530956911834935665186.242.342.445
    YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
    2019MIL203910101
    2018LAD232205303112
    2017LAD270201310010
    2016LAD141186102111
    2015LAD120143312116
    2014SD19115160217
    2013SD803010121
    2012SD719020118
    2011CIN00000000
    2010CIN00000000
    Career (10 Seasons)1125104520212766
    2019 Situational Stats
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    March4111000010400.000.000.000010001
    April15511221205971310.492.745.4123800100
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Home113477102431300.263.412.2061410001
    Away82861410364410.576.857.5002400100
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Day4110100000300.091.091.091100000
    Night155113202051071410.467.725.3923710101
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    vs. Chi-N274410111200.6251.143.571800000
    vs. Cin.281400000210.500.500.500400000
    vs. LA-AL393400233100.5831.111.4441000000
    vs. LA-NL5172610133400.476.588.3531000100
    vs. St.L.7213300130800.136.286.143610001
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Angel Stadium of Anaheim393400233100.5831.111.4441000000
    Dodger Stadium3112610131100.615.909.5451000100
    Great American Ball Park281400000210.500.500.500400000
    Miller Park113477102431300.263.412.2061410001
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    vs. Lefthanded Pitcher9184920242310.550.944.5001700000
    vs. Righthanded Pitcher1844912003651400.353.477.2732110101
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Grass196213212051071710.408.613.3393810101
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Pre All-Star196213212051071710.408.613.3393810101
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    RISP1156300140110.5001.200.600610000
    RISP w/Two out833200130000.6671.667.667500000
    Runners on Base172111810384810.462.857.3811810001
    Bases Empty194121310223900.378.488.3172000100
    Bases Loaded302000000000.000.000.000000000
    Late Inning Pressure890100001200.200.111.111100000
    LIP-Runners On320000000100.000.000.000000000
    with 0 outs15192410131800.273.421.211810100
    with 1 out15215800113610.458.524.3811100001
    with 2 outs18226910363300.480.864.4091900000
    Leading Off11130200001400.267.154.154200100
    1st Inning880100010300.125.125.125100000
    >= 7th Inning18181400003500.333.222.222400000
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Lineup Slot 3140000000200.000.000.000000000
    Lineup Slot 45172310002500.300.235.176400100
    Lineup Slot 5282400251200.5561.250.5001000000
    Lineup Slot 6261100002110.375.167.167100000
    Lineup Slot 772471110352700.481.875.4582110001
    Lineup Slot 8110000000000.000.000.000000000
    Lineup Slot 91212000000001.0001.0001.000200000
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Playing Catcher196113212051071710.414.623.3443810101
    Pinch Hitter110000000000.000.000.000000000
    2019 Game Log
    MARCH
    DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
    03/28vsW5-4300000001000.000.000.000
    03/29vsL9-5300000102000.000.000.000
    03/30vsW4-2410000001000.000.000.000
    03/31vsW5-4100000000000.000.000.000
    APRIL
    DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
    04/01@W4-3403000001000.200.200.200
    04/02@W4-3411000001100.211.211.211
    04/05vsW13-10422001102000.261.391.261
    04/06vsL14-8322100010000.308.462.321
    04/08@L5-2301000010000.310.448.333
    04/09@L11-8433002301000.364.667.378
    04/10@L4-2200000020000.343.629.372
    04/12@W8-5413001310000.385.718.408
    04/13@W4-1412100001000.395.721.415
    04/14@L7-1301000000000.391.696.411
    04/15vsW10-7212000000000.417.708.431
    04/16vsW8-4411001202000.404.731.419
    04/17vsL6-3400000002000.375.679.394
    04/18vsL3-1400000001000.350.633.371
    04/19vsL5-3200000022000.339.613.368
    04/21vsL6-5311000010100.338.600.370
    Past Projections
  • 21 Apr 2019

    Critical Start/Sit Advice for Grandal in Week 5

    Critical Start/Sit Advice for Grandal in Week 5
  • 20 Apr 2019

    Yasmani Grandal's Rest of Season Value is Surprising

    Yasmani Grandal's Rest of Season Value is Surprising
  • 19 Apr 2019

    Yasmani Grandal Computer Projections vs Fantasy Owner Expectations

    Yasmani Grandal Computer Projections vs Fantasy Owner Expectations
  • 18 Apr 2019

    Yasmani Grandal's Rest of Season Value is Surprising

    Yasmani Grandal's Rest of Season Value is Surprising