Carson Kelly Is Just The #70 C/1B on FanDuel But Is The #53 Highest Priced on 9/1

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) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#68 Jorge Alfaro5.6 FD Points$2600
#69 Tony Wolters5.6 FD Points$2600
#70 Carson Kelly5.5 FD Points$2600
#71 David Freese5.4 FD Points$2400
#72 Elias Diaz5.2 FD Points$2600

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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 40.79 projected fantasy points puts him at #19 behind Jacob Stallings and ahead of Chris Herrmann. 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 3.14 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 53%, he is the #14 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
#17 Jake Rogers (5% OWN)41 FP, 1.91 per game48 FP, 70 gp, 0.7 per game (#70)
#18 Jacob Stallings (2% OWN)41 FP, 2.05 per game48 FP, 70 gp, 0.7 per game (#70)
#19 Carson Kelly (53% OWN)41 FP, 3.14 per game48 FP, 70 gp, 0.7 per game (#70)
#20 Chris Herrmann (1% OWN)40 FP, 2.57 per game42 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#47)
#21 Yan Gomes (14% OWN)40 FP, 2.38 per game250 FP, 111 gp, 2.25 per game (#13)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Carson Kelly is projected for 1.51 fantasy points the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #25 projected catcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Elias Diaz but behind Tony Wolters the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#17). He is projected for 9.83 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 Omar Narvaez (94% OWN)1.57 FP (80% ST)2.86 FP
#24 Tony Wolters (13% OWN)1.57 FP (10% ST)2.36 FP
#25 Carson Kelly (53% OWN)1.51 FP (41% ST)3.14 FP
#26 Elias Diaz (7% OWN)1.49 FP (4% ST)2.18 FP
#27 Tyler Flowers (7% OWN)1.47 FP (5% ST)2.33 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#15 Yan Gomes (14% OWN)10 FP (8% ST)2.38 FP
#16 Yasmani Grandal (99% OWN)9.9 FP (95% ST)2.81 FP
#17 Carson Kelly (53% OWN)9.8 FP (41% ST)3.14 FP
#18 Chance Sisco (13% OWN)9.8 FP (7% ST)2.46 FP
#19 Roberto Perez (52% OWN)9.8 FP (40% ST)2.39 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 201940.83.27.66.86.80.1
-- Per Game (13 Proj)3.10.250.590.520.520.01
8/26 to 9/1 (0.5 Games)1.50.140.280.240.210.00
9/2 to 9/8 (3 Games)9.80.791.81.61.60.02
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