Fernando Tatis Jr. is Projected to Be the #8 Shortstop...Behind Trevor Story and Ahead of Carlos Correa the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Fernando Tatis Jr. to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 439.9 projected fantasy points puts him at #8 behind Trevor Story and ahead of Carlos Correa. He has averaged 3.55 fantasy points in his past 84 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.21 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#10) 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 96%, he is the #9 most highly owned shortstop. Fernando Tatis Jr. is expected to improve on last season's #21 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#6 Jorge Polanco (96% OWN)441 FP, 3.12 per game502 FP, 153 gp, 3.28 per game (#9)
#7 Trevor Story (99% OWN)441 FP, 3.22 per game508 FP, 144 gp, 3.52 per game (#4)
#8 Fernando Tatis Jr. (96% OWN)440 FP, 3.21 per game298 FP, 84 gp, 3.55 per game (#3)
#9 Carlos Correa (96% OWN)415 FP, 2.94 per game260 FP, 75 gp, 3.46 per game (#5)
#10 Trea Turner (98% OWN)412 FP, 2.78 per game410 FP, 122 gp, 3.36 per game (#8)

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FERNANDO TATIS JR. WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Fernando Tatis Jr. is projected for 17.42 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #11 ranked shortstop 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 Dansby Swanson but behind Jorge Polanco. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#19). He is projected for 14.68 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Nick Ahmed (25% OWN)17.8 FP (10% ST)2.76 FP
#10 Jorge Polanco (96% OWN)17.8 FP (88% ST)3.12 FP
#11 Fernando Tatis Jr. (96% OWN)17.4 FP (87% ST)3.21 FP
#12 Dansby Swanson (40% OWN)16.7 FP (17% ST)2.42 FP
#13 Andrelton Simmons (55% OWN)16.1 FP (17% ST)2.85 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#17 Dansby Swanson (40% OWN)14.9 FP (17% ST)2.42 FP
#18 Amed Rosario (49% OWN)14.7 FP (33% ST)2.48 FP
#19 Fernando Tatis Jr. (96% OWN)14.7 FP (87% ST)3.21 FP
#20 Bo Bichette (71% OWN)14 FP (54% ST)3.07 FP
#21 Orlando Arcia (5% OWN)13.9 FP (2% ST)2.18 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.

FERNANDO TATIS JR.FPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection4402680884422
-- Per Game (137 Proj)3.20.190.580.640.320.16
4/6 to 4/12 (5.6 Games)17.40.953.13.41.90.86
4/13 to 4/19 (4.5 Games)14.70.822.62.91.60.61
2019 Season2982253613016
-- Per Game (84 GP)3.50.260.630.730.360.19