Gary Sanchez Is Just The #25 C/1B on FanDuel But Is The #4 Highest Priced on 8/31

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) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#23 Ryan O'Hearn9.6 FD Points$2600
#24 Joey Votto9.5 FD Points$3100
#25 Gary Sanchez9.4 FD Points$4000
#26 Mitch Moreland9.4 FD Points$3200
#27 Gerardo Parra9.3 FD Points$2000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Gary Sanchez to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 60.99 projected fantasy points puts him at #3 behind Yadier Molina and ahead of Wilson Ramos. He has averaged 2.86 fantasy points in his past 183 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.98 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#6) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite catcher. He is projected to live up to these high expectations. He is also currently the #3 ranked catcher.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#1 Jacob Realmuto (99% OWN)68 FP, 3.01 per game377 FP, 125 gp, 3.02 per game (#1)
#2 Yadier Molina (81% OWN)63 FP, 2.57 per game338 FP, 123 gp, 2.75 per game (#2)
#3 Gary Sanchez (100% OWN)61 FP, 2.98 per game232 FP, 88 gp, 2.64 per game (#4)
#4 Wilson Ramos (98% OWN)60 FP, 2.86 per game286 FP, 109 gp, 2.62 per game (#5)
#5 Buster Posey (85% OWN)58 FP, 2.31 per game262 FP, 105 gp, 2.49 per game (#10)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Gary Sanchez is projected for 5.07 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #4 ranked catcher 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 Will Smith but behind Jacob Realmuto the rest of the week. His projected rank in Week 24 is the same as it is in Week 23. He is projected for 14.27 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Tucker Barnhart (24% OWN)6.1 FP (18% ST)2.24 FP
#3 Jacob Realmuto (99% OWN)5.3 FP (98% ST)3.01 FP
#4 Gary Sanchez (100% OWN)5.1 FP (94% ST)2.98 FP
#5 Will Smith (92% OWN)4.74 FP (81% ST)2.75 FP
#6 Wilson Ramos (98% OWN)4.73 FP (90% ST)2.86 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#2 Yadier Molina (81% OWN)14.8 FP (61% ST)2.57 FP
#3 Buster Posey (85% OWN)14.3 FP (67% ST)2.31 FP
#4 Gary Sanchez (100% OWN)14.3 FP (94% ST)2.98 FP
#5 Jose Trevino (1% OWN)14.1 FP (1% ST)2.3 FP
#6 Willians Astudillo (18% OWN)13 FP (3% ST)3 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.

GARY SANCHEZFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019615.414.811.87.80.1
-- Per Game (20 Proj)3.00.260.720.570.380.00
8/26 to 9/1 (1.7 Games)5.10.491.20.910.480.01
9/2 to 9/8 (4.7 Games)14.31.23.62.81.80.02
2019 Season292306953330
-- Per Game (95 GP)3.10.320.730.560.350.00
2018 to 201952448122104781
-- Per Game (183 GP)2.90.260.670.570.430.01