DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE
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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK
According to our projection, you can expect Lorenzo Cain to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 57.16 projected fantasy points puts him at #53 behind Kevin Pillar and ahead of Randal Grichuk. He has averaged 2.61 fantasy points in his past 261 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.43 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#129) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 79%, he is the #37 most highly owned outfielder. Lorenzo Cain is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #46 fantasy position rank.
SIT LORENZO CAIN IN WEEK 24... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN MARWIN GONZALEZ
Lorenzo Cain is projected for 11.94 fantasy points in 6 games in week 24 which only ranks him as the #80 projected outfielder and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Garrett Cooper but behind Marwin Gonzalez. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#38). He is projected for 15.88 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. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.