Buy Low Alert: Luis Arraez is a Fantasy Sleeper (57% Owned) Projected to Be the #9 Second Baseman Ahead of Cavan Biggio

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Luis Arraez as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 421.98 projected fantasy points puts him at #9 behind Ozzie Albies and ahead of Cavan Biggio. He has averaged 2.77 fantasy points in his past 90 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.8 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#22) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 57%, he is the #12 most highly owned second baseman. Luis Arraez is expected to improve on last season's #24 fantasy position rank.

NEXT SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#7 Keston Hiura (79% OWN)428 FP, 2.84 per game264 FP, 83 gp, 3.17 per game (#5)
#8 Ozzie Albies (99% OWN)422 FP, 2.8 per game515 FP, 160 gp, 3.22 per game (#4)
#9 Luis Arraez (57% OWN)422 FP, 2.8 per game250 FP, 90 gp, 2.77 per game (#10)
#10 Cavan Biggio (69% OWN)414 FP, 2.75 per game278 FP, 100 gp, 2.78 per game (#9)
#11 Brandon Lowe (43% OWN)411 FP, 2.82 per game220 FP, 82 gp, 2.68 per game (#11)

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LUIS ARRAEZ WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Luis Arraez is projected for 9.96 fantasy points in 4 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #6 ranked second baseman and a must start for most owners. 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 Tommy La Stella but behind Cavan Biggio the rest of the week. Week 2 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#7). He is projected for 16.29 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Rougned Odor (55% OWN)10.3 FP2.76 FP
#5 Cavan Biggio (69% OWN)10.1 FP2.75 FP
#6 Luis Arraez (57% OWN)10 FP2.8 FP
#7 Tommy La Stella (34% OWN)9.9 FP3.02 FP
#8 Jose Peraza (19% OWN)9.8 FP2.8 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Tommy La Stella (34% OWN)16.8 FP3.02 FP
#6 Keston Hiura (79% OWN)16.6 FP2.84 FP
#7 Luis Arraez (57% OWN)16.3 FP2.8 FP
#8 Jose Peraza (19% OWN)16.2 FP2.8 FP
#9 Starlin Castro (48% OWN)16.1 FP2.95 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.

LUIS ARRAEZFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection42212.46188536.0
-- Per Game (151 Proj)2.80.080.410.580.350.04
3/26 to 3/29 (3.8 Games)10.00.301.31.91.30.14
3/30 to 4/5 (5.6 Games)16.30.552.43.32.00.27
2019 Season25042854362
-- Per Game (90 GP)2.80.040.310.600.400.02