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J.D.
Martinez
College None
Team Boston Red Sox
28DH
6'3"Height
220Weight
31Age
9Exp
R/RBats/Throws
J.D. Martinez's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON VALUE

There are 7 1B/DHs owned in 100% of leagues and J.D. Martinez is projected to be the #2 among them. Using actual fantasy production and current start percentage as the first and second tie-breaker, his market rank is #4. According to these projections his value is rising slightly. He is projected for 370 fantasy points in 103 remaining games. His projected average FP rank is the same as his rest of season total rank. The market ranks J.D. Martinez behind Freeman and above Abreu but the projections rank J.D. Martinez over Freeman.

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He has more relative strengths than weaknesses which makes him a better value in leagues that score based on production in individual categories.

WEEKLY FANTASY VALUE

His market rank based on start percentage among 1B/DHs for the rest of week 9 is #4. In week 10 rankings vs other 1B/DHs Carlos Santana (23.7 FP) is projected for more points and is starting in fewer leagues. Edwin Encarnacion (20.2 FP), Freddie Freeman (16.9 FP), Anthony Rizzo (17.6 FP), Paul Goldschmidt (18.3 FP), and Jose Abreu (19.1 FP) are all projected for fewer points than Martinez but are starting in more leagues. Starting in 91% of leagues he is expected to produce 19.1 fantasy points (WK 10). At his start percentage, he is expected to be the #10 1B/DH of week 10. He is projected to be better than that (the #4 1B/DH). Even though his per game projected FP average is not better than normal, he will benefit from playing a projected 6 games.

He is projected for 22.1 fantasy points in week 10 (#4 1B/DH) in 6 games.


  • Based on 5/22 start percentages, J.D. Martinez is valued behind Alonso and above Santana but the projections rank J.D. Martinez over Alonso in week 10.
  • J.D. Martinez last five game log with fantasy points (CBS, FD, DK) and statline.

    DAILY FANTASY VALUE

    FANDUEL VALUE (5/22): There are 3 other options at $4300 (Bryce Harper, Joey Gallo, Austin Meadows) and Martinez is the best option of these 4. These are 5 better options at lower salaries: Alex Gordon (20.2 FP), Michael Brantley (12.3 FP), Dexter Fowler (16.5 FP), Aaron Hicks (12.8 FP), and Billy Hamilton (14.9 FP). Based on salary, he is expected to have 13.2 FPs, a value reached in 83 of 208 games (40%). The combined 'cover percentage' for outfielders expected to start is 42%.

    DRAFTKINGS VALUE: There are 2 other options at $5100 (Adam Jones, Aaron Judge) and Martinez is the best option of these 3. These are 5 better options at lower salaries: Alex Gordon (15.1 FP), Dexter Fowler (12.3 FP), Aaron Hicks (9.4 FP), Starling Marte (8.8 FP), and Billy Hamilton (11.6 FP). He is projected for more points than 4 higher priced options: Hunter Pence (6.2 FP), Jarrod Dyson (1.7 FP), David Peralta (6.3 FP), and Joey Gallo (6.9 FP). Based on salary, he is expected to have 9.3 FPs, a value reached in 94 of 208 games (45%). The combined 'cover percentage' for outfielders expected to start is 37%.

    Martinez 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 8 fantasy weeks he had one where he was +50% above his weekly average of 19.3 fantasy points. He had one bad week where he came up 50% below average.

    DAILY FANTASY SEASON RECAP

    He averaged 12.1 FD points and 8.7 DK points 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. On DraftKings his floor was 0 and on FanDuel it was 3 fantasy points. He had a relatively high ceiling. On DraftKings it was 15 and on FanDuel it was 24.7 FPs. 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
    2019BOS441692852929222910.307.389.520
    2018BOS150569111188431306914661.330.402.629
    2017ARI11943285131451045312840.303.376.689
    2016DET1204606914122684912812.306.373.534
    2015DET15859693168381025317832.281.344.535
    2014DET1234415713923763012663.315.358.553
    2013HOU862962474736108220.250.271.378
    2012HOU11339534951155409602.240.310.374
    2011HOU532082957635134801.274.318.423
    Career (9 Seasons)966356653010452046353399612311.293.354.533
    YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
    2019BOS908820244
    2018BOS3723587041119
    2017ARI263298400823
    2016DET352246503213
    2015DET332319305711
    2014DET30324460358
    2013HOU17011230008
    2012HOU143148201018
    2011HOU1308830214
    Career (9 Seasons)2141519013502038108
    2019 Situational Stats
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    March4174700272200.474.765.4121300000
    April248811276028101510.386.443.3073910233
    May145712183051391100.403.632.3163610011
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Home197414237041271200.381.568.3114210223
    Away2388132920516141610.417.523.3304610021
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Day15581018304109910.412.569.3103300121
    Night27104173460518121900.395.529.3275520123
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    vs. Ariz.390200002000.364.222.222200010
    vs. Balt.7274730132400.323.481.2591310100
    vs. Chi-A4183820032300.500.556.4441000001
    vs. Col.292400241100.5001.111.4441000010
    vs. Det.4171510020500.333.353.294600102
    vs. Hou.130110001200.500.667.333200000
    vs. NY-AL271300111200.500.857.429600000
    vs. Oak.7283600131300.233.321.214910001
    vs. Sea.728911004105400.485.821.3932300000
    vs. T.B.392300014310.538.333.333300010
    vs. Tor.272220012100.444.571.286400010
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Guaranteed Rate Field4183820032300.500.556.4441000001
    Fenway Park197414237041271200.381.568.3114210223
    Oakland Coliseum4161500111300.353.500.313800000
    Oriole Park at Camden Yards3122100132300.200.333.083410000
    T-Mobile Park4174700272200.474.765.4121300000
    Tropicana Field392300014310.538.333.333300010
    Yankee Stadium271300111200.500.857.429600000
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    vs. Lefthanded Pitcher1733914206114600.5001.030.4243400101
    vs. Righthanded Pitcher42129183870317172210.376.419.2955420143
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Turf6182500016310.458.278.278500020
    Grass36144254790927152500.393.576.3268320224
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Pre All-Star42162275290928212810.401.543.3218820244
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    RISP363619141021811610.520.583.3892120142
    RISP w/Two out221410510275210.550.857.3571200130
    Runners on Base4067222530423121310.463.597.3734020144
    Bases Empty4295527605591500.352.505.2844800100
    Bases Loaded1654100020100.167.200.200110001
    Late Inning Pressure18192520014400.391.368.263700030
    LIP-Runners On1372100013200.400.143.143100030
    with 0 outs355021230049700.361.300.2401510100
    with 1 out38571222104144800.419.614.3863510014
    with 2 outs365513185051081310.422.691.3273800130
    Leading Off30340820006400.366.294.2351000100
    1st Inning292851220371510.448.821.4292300003
    >= 7th Inning3949615301581100.390.429.3062120040
    Extra Innings220000001000.333.000.000000010
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Lineup Slot 32183192530821121600.381.627.3015220013
    Lineup Slot 42077826601791210.420.455.3383500231
    Lineup Slot 9120100000000.500.500.500100000
    CATEGORYGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVGTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
    Playing OF15549173051071000.403.648.3153500111
    Designated Hitter27107183460418141810.395.486.3185220133
    Pinch Hitter1101000000001.0001.0001.000100000
    2019 Game Log
    MARCH
    DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
    03/28@L12-4502000101000.400.400.400
    03/29@W7-6411001101000.333.667.333
    03/30@L6-5502000100000.357.571.357
    03/31@L10-8332001420000.412.765.429
    APRIL
    DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
    04/01@L7-0401000001000.381.667.400
    04/02@L1-0401000001000.360.600.379
    04/03@W6-3301000011000.357.571.382
    04/04@L7-3512001100000.364.636.385
    04/05@L15-8401000010000.351.595.378
    04/06@L5-4201000000000.359.590.383
    04/07@W1-0300000010000.333.548.365
    04/09vsL7-5411100001000.326.543.357
    04/11vsW7-6311100120000.327.551.365
    04/12vsW6-4411100000000.321.547.358
    04/13vsL9-5401000000000.316.526.352
    04/14vsW4-0312100001000.333.550.365
    04/15vsL8-1402100000000.344.563.372
    04/16@L8-0401000001000.338.544.366
    04/17@L5-3312001111000.352.592.379
    04/19@W6-4311000110000.351.581.380
    04/20@W6-5311000012000.351.571.381
    04/21@W4-3301000021100.350.563.385
    04/23vsL7-4801000004000.330.523.366
    04/24vsW11-4513100101000.344.538.376
    04/25vsW7-3401000100000.340.526.372
    04/29vsW9-4411000200000.337.515.368
    04/30vsW5-1410000000000.324.495.357
    MAY
    DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
    05/01vsW7-3400000000000.312.477.346
    05/02@L6-4403000110000.327.487.360
    05/03@W6-1513100000000.339.500.368
    05/04@W15-2421100111000.336.500.367
    05/05@W9-2501000102000.331.488.361
    05/06@L4-1400000001000.321.473.352
    05/07@W8-5221001321000.323.496.358
    05/08@W2-1600000001000.309.475.345
    05/10vsW14-1411000001000.308.469.343
    05/11vsW9-5311000021000.308.466.346
    05/12vsW11-2432002310000.313.507.351
    05/14vsL5-4512001100000.316.523.352
    05/15vsW6-5412001311000.321.541.357
    05/17vsL3-1301100012000.321.543.358
    05/18vsL7-3310000010000.315.533.354
    05/19vsW4-3400000101000.308.521.347
    Past Projections
  • 21 May 2019

    Martinez is the #7 Most Expensive OF on FanDuel and is Projected to Be...

    Martinez is the #7 Most Expensive OF on FanDuel and is Projected to Be...
  • 20 May 2019

    Daily Fantasy Projection: J.D. Martinez

    Daily Fantasy Projection: J.D. Martinez
  • 19 May 2019

    Daily Fantasy Projection: J.D. Martinez

    Daily Fantasy Projection: J.D. Martinez
  • 18 May 2019

    Daily Fantasy Projection: J.D. Martinez

    Daily Fantasy Projection: J.D. Martinez