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Yadier
Molina
College None
Team St. Louis Cardinals
4C
5'11"Height
210Weight
38Age
17Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Yadier Molina's Fantasy Scouting Report

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Yadier Molina as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 304.57 projected fantasy points puts him at #9 behind Buster Posey and ahead of Josh Phegley. He has averaged 2.4 fantasy points in his past 112 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.35 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#63) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. At 86% ownership, he is also the #9 most highly owned catcher. Yadier Molina is expected to slightly improve on last season's #12 fantasy position rank.

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YADIER MOLINA WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Yadier Molina is projected for 5.25 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #27 projected catcher 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 Sean Murphy but behind Francisco Mejia the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 11.79 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
2020STL51814010200.222.222.222
2019STL113419451131057235860.269.311.398
2018STL123459551202074296643.261.314.435
2017STL136501601371882287494.273.311.439
2016STL14753456164858396332.307.359.427
2015STL13648834132461325931.270.310.350
2014STL11040440114738285511.282.333.386
2013STL136505681611280305532.318.358.477
2012STL1385056515922764555123.314.373.501
2011STL139475551451465334445.305.348.465
2010STL13646534122662425184.262.329.341
2009STL14048145141654503993.293.366.382
2008STL12444437135756322902.304.348.391
2007STL1113533097640344311.274.340.368
2006STL1294172990649264112.215.273.321
2005STL1143853697849233023.251.295.358
2004STL511351236215132001.266.328.355
Career (17 Seasons)45167194562792620.269.314.431
YEARTEAM2B3BTBSFSHHPIBGDP
2020STL00400002
2019STL240167505014
2018STL200200609015
2017STL271220914414
2016STL381228206122
2015STL232171910316
2014STL210156616414
2013STL440241303414
2012STL280253535410
2011STL321221451421
2010STL190159527619
2009STL231184166227
2008STL180174531421
2007STL150130423518
2006STL260134288215
2005STL151138382310
2004STL604812034
Career (17 Seasons)907220306
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBCSHBPAVGSLG%YTD OBP%
07/24vsW5-4401000100000.250.250.250
07/25vsW9-1411000001000.250.250.250
07/26vsL5-1301000000000.273.273.273
07/28@L6-3400000001000.200.200.200
07/29@L3-0301000000000.222.222.222