Draft Jeimer Candelario as the #33 Third Baseman... Ahead of Todd Frazier and After David Fletcher

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Jeimer Candelario as a week-to-week fantasy spot starter in 2020. His 319.65 projected fantasy points puts him at #33 behind David Fletcher and ahead of Todd Frazier. He has averaged 1.95 fantasy points in his past 92 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.38 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#61) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Jeimer Candelario is expected to slightly improve on last season's #34 fantasy position rank.

NEXT SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#31 Jedd Gyorko (1% OWN)324 FP, 2.66 per game35 FP, 58 gp, 0.6 per game (#50)
#32 David Fletcher (56% OWN)321 FP, 2.83 per game386 FP, 149 gp, 2.59 per game (#25)
#33 Jeimer Candelario (5% OWN)320 FP, 2.38 per game179 FP, 92 gp, 1.95 per game (#32)
#34 Todd Frazier (13% OWN)305 FP, 2.69 per game329 FP, 130 gp, 2.53 per game (#26)
#35 Abraham Toro-Hernandez (4% OWN)264 FP, 3.26 per game52 FP, 24 gp, 2.19 per game (#29)

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JEIMER CANDELARIO WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jeimer Candelario is projected for 5.23 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #39 projected third 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 Christian Arroyo but behind Sherten Apostel the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#34). He is projected for 11.23 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#37 Nick Tanielu (0% OWN)5.4 FP3.49 FP
#38 Sherten Apostel (1% OWN)5.2 FP3.07 FP
#39 Jeimer Candelario (5% OWN)5.2 FP2.38 FP
#40 Christian Arroyo (1% OWN)5.1 FP3.2 FP
#41 Brad Miller (3% OWN)4.56 FP3.11 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#32 David Fletcher (56% OWN)12 FP2.83 FP
#33 Matt Duffy (2% OWN)11.3 FP2.24 FP
#34 Jeimer Candelario (5% OWN)11.2 FP2.38 FP
#35 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)10.6 FP2.9 FP
#36 Todd Frazier (13% OWN)10 FP2.69 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.

JEIMER CANDELARIOFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection32019.85361634.0
-- Per Game (134 Proj)2.40.150.400.460.470.03
3/26 to 3/29 (2.5 Games)5.20.390.881.01.00.07
3/30 to 4/5 (4.9 Games)11.20.781.82.22.20.15
2019 Season17983233433
-- Per Game (92 GP)1.90.090.350.360.470.03