Hunter Dozier is Projected to Be the #27 First Baseman-DH...Behind Jose Osuna and Ahead of Daniel Vogelbach 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 60.12 projected fantasy points puts him at #27 behind Jose Osuna and ahead of Daniel Vogelbach. He has averaged 2.59 fantasy points in his past 217 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.11 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#19) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 93%, he is the #14 most highly owned first baseman. Hunter Dozier is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #14 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#25 Shin-Soo Choo (87% OWN)61 FP, 2.86 per game417 FP, 146 gp, 2.86 per game (#17)
#26 Jose Osuna (9% OWN)60 FP, 2.6 per game60 FP, 49 gp, 1.22 per game (#56)
#27 Hunter Dozier (93% OWN)60 FP, 3.11 per game186 FP, 102 gp, 1.83 per game (#50)
#28 Daniel Vogelbach (71% OWN)59 FP, 2.63 per game56 FP, 36 gp, 1.56 per game (#53)
#29 Matt Adams (10% OWN)59 FP, 2.99 per game240 FP, 118 gp, 2.03 per game (#46)

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WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hunter Dozier is projected for 16.32 fantasy points in 5 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #22 projected first 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 Joey Votto but behind Miguel Cabrera. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#34). He is projected for 13.92 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#20 Brandon Dixon (6% OWN)16.4 FP (4% ST)2.42 FP
#21 Miguel Cabrera (34% OWN)16.4 FP (20% ST)2.5 FP
#22 Hunter Dozier (93% OWN)16.3 FP (79% ST)3.11 FP
#23 Joey Votto (82% OWN)16.3 FP (43% ST)2.66 FP
#24 Ryan Zimmerman (10% OWN)16.3 FP (2% ST)2.79 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#32 Miguel Cabrera (34% OWN)14.1 FP (20% ST)2.5 FP
#33 Jose Martinez (27% OWN)14.1 FP (8% ST)2.67 FP
#34 Hunter Dozier (93% OWN)13.9 FP (79% ST)3.11 FP
#35 Ian Desmond (39% OWN)13.9 FP (25% ST)2.47 FP
#36 Yonder Alonso (5% OWN)13.6 FP (2% ST)2.48 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.

HUNTER DOZIERFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019604.113.011.07.20.4
-- Per Game (19 Proj)3.10.210.670.570.370.02
9/2 to 9/8 (4.9 Games)16.31.23.53.12.00.10
9/9 to 9/15 (4.8 Games)13.90.973.12.51.80.08
2019 Season374247765502
-- Per Game (115 GP)3.30.210.670.570.430.02
2018 to 201956135111101745
-- Per Game (217 GP)2.60.160.510.470.340.02