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Josh
Donaldson
College Auburn
Team Minnesota Twins
243B
6'1"Height
210Weight
35Age
4Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Josh Donaldson's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Josh Donaldson to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 485.83 projected fantasy points puts him at #5 behind Jose Ramirez and ahead of Rafael Devers. He has averaged 3.27 fantasy points in his past 155 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.44 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #6 most highly owned third baseman. Josh Donaldson is expected to slightly improve on last season's #6 fantasy position rank.

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PROJECTING A DOWN WEEK 3 FOR JOSH DONALDSON WITH FEWER FPS THAN GIOVANNY URSHELA

Josh Donaldson is projected for 19.09 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #11 ranked third baseman and a must start for most owners. 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 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. but behind Giovanny Urshela. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#7). He is projected for 19.58 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
2020MIN28811418611182400.222.372.469
2019ATL15554996142379410015542.258.379.520
2018CLE521873046823315420.246.351.449
2017TOR1134156511233787611122.269.385.559
2016TOR155577122164379910911971.284.404.549
2015TOR158620122184411237313360.296.370.567
2014OAK1586089315529987613080.254.342.455
2013OAK1585798917424937611052.300.383.499
2012OAK752743466933146141.240.289.397
2011OAK0000000000.000.000.000
2010OAK1432151421200.156.205.281
Career (11 Seasons)5620137561537314921.278.381.572
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2020MIN203810214
2019ATL330286208213
2018CLE1408410023
2017TOR21023220315
2016TOR325317329616
2015TOR4123521026016
2014OAK312277407516
2013OAK373289616215
2012OAK16010910506
2011OAK00000000
2010OAK10900000
Career (11 Seasons)14011510304
2021 Game Log
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%