Jace Peterson Is Not Projected Play Consistently and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Jace Peterson is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 244.74 projected fantasy points puts him at #117 behind Albert Almora and ahead of Jake Cave. He has averaged 1.86 fantasy points in his past 29 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.46 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#205) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. In 29 games last season he was the #153 ranked outfielder.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#115 Franchy Cordero (4% OWN)250 FP, 2.35 per game-0.02 FP
#116 Albert Almora (2% OWN)249 FP, 2.17 per game188 FP, 114 gp, 1.65 per game (#139)
#117 Jace Peterson245 FP, 2.46 per game54 FP, 29 gp, 1.86 per game (#117)
#118 Jake Cave (2% OWN)243 FP, 2.79 per game136 FP, 67 gp, 2.04 per game (#107)
#119 Nick Williams (1% OWN)242 FP, 2.65 per game24 FP, 64 gp, 0.38 per game (#199)

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JACE PETERSON WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jace Peterson is projected for 9.13 fantasy points in 4 games in week 3 which only ranks him as the #131 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 Josh VanMeter but behind Cody Thomas. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#102). He is projected for 10.84 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#129 Mason Williams9.2 FP2.56 FP
#130 Cody Thomas9.2 FP3.28 FP
#131 Jace Peterson9.1 FP2.46 FP
#132 Josh VanMeter9.1 FP (2% ST)3.09 FP
#133 Braden Bishop9 FP2.6 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#100 Carlos Gonzalez10.9 FP2.31 FP
#101 Robbie Grossman10.9 FP2.52 FP
#102 Jace Peterson10.8 FP2.46 FP
#103 Jay Bruce10.8 FP (2% ST)3.03 FP
#104 Albert Almora10.7 FP (1% ST)2.17 FP

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.

JACE PETERSONFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection2459.948473814.7
-- Per Game (100 Proj)2.50.100.480.480.390.15
4/6 to 4/12 (3.9 Games)9.10.371.91.81.40.58
4/13 to 4/19 (4.5 Games)10.80.412.22.21.70.73
2019 Season542111464
-- Per Game (29 GP)1.90.070.380.480.210.14