Hunter Dozier is Projected to Be the #13 Third Baseman...Behind Matt Chapman and Ahead of Manny Machado the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Hunter Dozier to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 436.76 projected fantasy points puts him at #13 behind Matt Chapman and ahead of Manny Machado. He has averaged 3.01 fantasy points in his past 139 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.15 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#17) 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 91%, he is the #14 most highly owned third baseman. Hunter Dozier is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #12 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#11 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (94% OWN)447 FP, 3.16 per game326 FP, 123 gp, 2.65 per game (#23)
#12 Matt Chapman (98% OWN)446 FP, 3.09 per game498 FP, 152 gp, 3.27 per game (#9)
#13 Hunter Dozier (91% OWN)437 FP, 3.15 per game419 FP, 139 gp, 3.01 per game (#16)
#14 Manny Machado (97% OWN)430 FP, 2.98 per game448 FP, 156 gp, 2.87 per game (#19)
#15 Brian Anderson (79% OWN)423 FP, 2.99 per game340 FP, 126 gp, 2.7 per game (#22)

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HUNTER DOZIER PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF RAFAEL DEVERS IN WEEK 3

Hunter Dozier is projected for 21.31 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #5 ranked third baseman 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 Rafael Devers but behind Eduardo Escobar. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 18.2 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Jose Ramirez (97% OWN)22 FP (91% ST)3.64 FP
#4 Eduardo Escobar (97% OWN)21.4 FP (91% ST)3.27 FP
#5 Hunter Dozier (91% OWN)21.3 FP (58% ST)3.15 FP
#6 Rafael Devers (99% OWN)20.9 FP (98% ST)3.39 FP
#7 Justin Turner (94% OWN)20.6 FP (73% ST)3.16 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Alex Bregman (99% OWN)19.5 FP (99% ST)3.8 FP
#9 Anthony Rendon (99% OWN)18.2 FP (98% ST)3.94 FP
#10 Hunter Dozier (91% OWN)18.2 FP (58% ST)3.15 FP
#11 Justin Turner (94% OWN)17.1 FP (73% ST)3.16 FP
#12 Tommy Edman (90% OWN)16.9 FP (70% ST)2.95 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.

HUNTER DOZIERFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection437308977492.2
-- Per Game (139 Proj)3.10.220.640.560.350.02
4/6 to 4/12 (6.5 Games)21.31.44.43.72.40.10
4/13 to 4/19 (5.3 Games)18.21.33.73.32.00.10
2019 Season419268475552
-- Per Game (139 GP)3.00.190.600.540.400.01