Buy Low Alert: Joe Wendle is a Fantasy Sleeper (14% Owned) Projected to Be the #24 Second Baseman Ahead of Nick Madrigal

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Joe Wendle as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 345.02 projected fantasy points puts him at #24 behind Jed Lowrie and ahead of Nick Madrigal. He has averaged 1.95 fantasy points in his past 70 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.42 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#66) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Joe Wendle is expected to improve on last season's #40 fantasy position rank.

NEXT SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#22 Gavin Lux (57% OWN)359 FP, 2.77 per game46 FP, 23 gp, 2 per game (#31)
#23 Jed Lowrie (8% OWN)352 FP, 2.57 per game46 FP, 23 gp, 2 per game (#31)
#24 Joe Wendle (14% OWN)345 FP, 2.42 per game136 FP, 70 gp, 1.95 per game (#35)
#25 Nick Madrigal (8% OWN)342 FP, 2.64 per game136 FP, 70 gp, 1.95 per game (#35)
#26 Shedric Long (13% OWN)337 FP, 2.6 per game104 FP, 42 gp, 2.48 per game (#21)

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START EM ALERT: JOE WENDLE WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Joe Wendle is projected for 7.59 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #18 projected second baseman 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 Starlin Castro but behind Franklin Barreto the rest of the week. Week 2 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#21). He is projected for 13.46 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Brandon Lowe (43% OWN)8 FP2.82 FP
#17 Franklin Barreto (3% OWN)7.9 FP2.44 FP
#18 Joe Wendle (14% OWN)7.6 FP2.42 FP
#19 Starlin Castro (48% OWN)7.6 FP2.95 FP
#20 Brian Dozier (40% OWN)7.5 FP2.21 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#19 Gavin Lux (57% OWN)13.6 FP2.77 FP
#20 Dee Gordon (54% OWN)13.6 FP2.16 FP
#21 Joe Wendle (14% OWN)13.5 FP2.42 FP
#22 Hanser Alberto (30% OWN)13.3 FP2.48 FP
#23 Shedric Long (13% OWN)13.3 FP2.6 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.

JOE WENDLEFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection3459.063733615.9
-- Per Game (142 Proj)2.40.060.440.510.260.11
3/26 to 3/29 (3 Games)7.60.181.41.60.630.34
3/30 to 4/5 (5.3 Games)13.50.342.52.91.30.61
2019 Season13631932148
-- Per Game (70 GP)2.00.040.270.460.200.11