Austin Riley is Only Projected to Play 19 Games the Rest of the Season and is Not Fantasy Relevant

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Austin Riley is the #23 fantasy third baseman with an average of 2.82 fantasy points per game. But with him projected to play just 19 games in you will need to wait on him to deliver value. In 66 games this season he has averaged 2.68 which ranks him as the #19 third baseman based on average.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#36 Jeimer Candelario (8% OWN)62 FP, 2.3 per game341 FP, 143 gp, 2.38 per game (#17)
#37 Tommy La Stella (43% OWN)59 FP, 2.97 per game104 FP, 118 gp, 0.88 per game (#39)
#38 Austin Riley (64% OWN)54 FP, 2.82 per game104 FP, 118 gp, 0.88 per game (#39)
#39 Michael Brosseau (8% OWN)43 FP, 3.11 per game104 FP, 118 gp, 0.88 per game (#39)
#40 Edwin Rios (1% OWN)42 FP, 2.98 per game104 FP, 118 gp, 0.88 per game (#39)

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WEEK 21 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Austin Riley is projected for 2.69 fantasy points which projects to being the #42 ranked third baseman. This may be a week you want to sit Austin Riley. His rest of season rank is better than his week 20 rank. Austin Riley is not expected to be active the rest of week 20.

8/12 TO 8/18 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#38 Michael Brosseau (8% OWN)5.6 FP (4% ST)3.11 FP
#39 Ryan Court (0% OWN)5.6 FP2.81 FP
#40 Kyle Farmer (1% OWN)5.3 FP2.66 FP
#41 Deven Marrero (0% OWN)3.68 FP1.99 FP
#42 Austin Riley (64% OWN)2.69 FP (20% ST)2.82 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and next week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

AUSTIN RILEYFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019543.712.010.75.70.4
-- Per Game (19 Proj)2.80.190.630.560.300.02
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)2.70.210.570.530.250.02
2019 Season177174538130
-- Per Game (66 GP)2.70.260.680.580.200.00