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Yuli
Gurriel
College None
Team Houston Astros
101B
6'0"Height
202Weight
36Age
5Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Yuli Gurriel's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Yulieski Gurriel is projected for 15.66 fantasy points in 5 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #21 projected first 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 Joey Votto but behind Renato Nunez. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 16.57 fantasy points.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Yulieski Gurriel to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 454.03 projected fantasy points puts him at #8 behind Pete Alonso and ahead of Josh Bell. He has averaged 3.5 fantasy points in his past 144 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.32 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#11) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 97%, he is the #11 most highly owned first baseman. Last season he was also the #8 ranked first baseman.

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
2020HOU14568142571000.250.338.410
2019HOU1445648516831104376553.297.343.540
2018HOU136537701561385236351.290.322.428
2017HOU139529691581875226232.298.331.485
2016HOU36130133431551211.261.292.384
Career (5 Seasons)5420630621138142721.301.346.538
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2020HOU302310101
2019HOU402305605212
2018HOU331230706022
2017HOU431257607112
2016HOU705010107
Career (5 Seasons)14111130204
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
07/24vsW8-2410000000000.000.000.000
07/25vsW7-2211001110000.167.667.250
07/26vsL7-6412000100000.300.600.333
07/27vsW8-5400000001000.214.429.250
07/28vsL5-2200000021000.188.375.273
07/29vsL4-2502000011000.238.381.310
07/31@W9-6421000100000.240.360.303
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
08/01@L5-4502000002000.267.367.316
08/02@W6-5411100020000.265.382.326
08/04@W8-2511100002000.256.385.314
08/05@L14-7311001110000.262.452.321
08/06@L5-4401000101000.261.435.317
08/07@L3-2600000002000.231.385.288
08/08@L3-1402100000000.250.411.300