Carson Kelly Is Just The #54 C/1B on FanDuel But Is The #42 Highest Priced on 9/2

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (C/1B) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#52 Jason Castro6.1 FD Points$2300
#53 Matt Skole6.1 FD Points$2600
#54 Carson Kelly5.9 FD Points$2600
#55 Travis d'Arnaud5.7 FD Points$2800
#56 Christian Walker5.7 FD Points$3400

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Carson Kelly to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 38.54 projected fantasy points puts him at #21 behind Chris Herrmann and ahead of Mitch Garver. He has averaged 2.2 fantasy points in his past 109 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.08 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#3) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 51%, he is the #15 most highly owned catcher. Carson Kelly is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#19 Jacob Stallings (2% OWN)39 FP, 2.02 per game$5500
#20 Chris Herrmann (1% OWN)39 FP, 2.58 per game42 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#49)
#21 Carson Kelly (51% OWN)39 FP, 3.08 per game42 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#49)
#22 Mitch Garver (86% OWN)38 FP, 3.92 per game203 FP, 96 gp, 2.11 per game (#18)
#23 Chance Sisco (12% OWN)38 FP, 2.43 per game64 FP, 61 gp, 1.05 per game (#59)

WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Carson Kelly is projected for 9.8 fantasy points in 3 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #19 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 Yan Gomes but behind Yasmani Grandal. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#12). He is projected for 10.83 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#17 Chance Sisco (12% OWN)10 FP (7% ST)2.43 FP
#18 Yasmani Grandal (99% OWN)9.8 FP (95% ST)2.79 FP
#19 Carson Kelly (51% OWN)9.8 FP (40% ST)3.08 FP
#20 Yan Gomes (13% OWN)9.8 FP (8% ST)2.33 FP
#21 Chris Herrmann (1% OWN)9.7 FP2.58 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Brian McCann (18% OWN)11.6 FP (8% ST)2.36 FP
#11 Roberto Perez (51% OWN)10.9 FP (39% ST)2.49 FP
#12 Carson Kelly (51% OWN)10.8 FP (40% ST)3.08 FP
#13 Jacob Stallings (2% OWN)10.8 FP (2% ST)2.02 FP
#14 Willians Astudillo (18% OWN)10.6 FP (5% ST)3.02 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

CARSON KELLYFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201938.53.07.36.56.30.1
-- Per Game (13 Proj)3.10.240.590.520.510.01
9/2 to 9/8 (3 Games)9.80.771.91.61.60.02
9/9 to 9/15 (3.5 Games)10.80.882.01.81.70.02
2019 Season231184338400
-- Per Game (94 GP)2.50.190.460.400.430.00
2018 to 2019240184639430
-- Per Game (109 GP)2.20.170.420.360.390.00