Gleyber Torres is Projected to Be the #4 Shortstop...Behind Javier Baez and Ahead of Marcus Semien the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Gleyber Torres to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 469.92 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Javier Baez and ahead of Marcus Semien. He has averaged 3.26 fantasy points in his past 144 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.23 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#5) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. At 99% ownership, he is also the #4 most highly owned shortstop. Gleyber Torres is expected to slightly improve on last season's #6 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#2 Francisco Lindor (99% OWN)497 FP, 3.41 per game489 FP, 142 gp, 3.44 per game (#7)
#3 Javier Baez (98% OWN)477 FP, 3.21 per game414 FP, 134 gp, 3.09 per game (#11)
#4 Gleyber Torres (99% OWN)470 FP, 3.23 per game470 FP, 144 gp, 3.26 per game (#10)
#5 Marcus Semien (98% OWN)455 FP, 3.32 per game603 FP, 162 gp, 3.72 per game (#2)
#6 Jorge Polanco (96% OWN)441 FP, 3.12 per game502 FP, 153 gp, 3.28 per game (#9)

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GLEYBER TORRES WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Gleyber Torres is projected for 22.45 fantasy points in 7 games which is good enough to be the #2 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 Javier Baez but behind Xander Bogaerts. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#6). He is projected for 18.66 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Xander Bogaerts (99% OWN)22.6 FP (98% ST)3.38 FP
#2 Gleyber Torres (99% OWN)22.5 FP (98% ST)3.23 FP
#3 Javier Baez (98% OWN)22.1 FP (92% ST)3.21 FP
#4 Francisco Lindor (99% OWN)20.8 FP (99% ST)3.41 FP
#5 Adalberto Mondesi (96% OWN)19.7 FP (85% ST)2.96 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Xander Bogaerts (99% OWN)19.5 FP (98% ST)3.38 FP
#5 Tim Anderson (91% OWN)19.1 FP (59% ST)2.75 FP
#6 Gleyber Torres (99% OWN)18.7 FP (98% ST)3.23 FP
#7 Jorge Polanco (96% OWN)18.6 FP (88% ST)3.12 FP
#8 Jean Segura (84% OWN)18.6 FP (46% ST)2.74 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.

GLEYBER TORRESFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection470339397468.0
-- Per Game (145 Proj)3.20.230.640.660.320.05
4/6 to 4/12 (6.7 Games)22.51.64.44.52.10.35
4/13 to 4/19 (5.7 Games)18.71.33.83.91.80.31
2019 Season470389196485
-- Per Game (144 GP)3.30.260.630.670.330.03