James McCann Is Just The #76 C/1B on FanDuel But Is The #42 Highest Priced on 9/1

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) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#74 Jonathan Lucroy5.1 FD Points$2200
#75 Kevan Smith5.1 FD Points$2400
#76 James McCann5 FD Points$2700
#77 Travis d'Arnaud5 FD Points$2900
#78 Jeff Mathis4.7 FD Points$2000

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect James McCann to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 35.08 projected fantasy points puts him at #35 behind Tyler Flowers and ahead of Alex Avila. He has averaged 1.99 fantasy points in his past 216 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.59 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#23) 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 77%, he is the #12 most highly owned catcher. James McCann is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #9 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#33 Kevan Smith (1% OWN)35 FP, 2.35 per game113 FP, 51 gp, 2.22 per game (#14)
#34 Tyler Flowers (7% OWN)35 FP, 2.33 per game159 FP, 78 gp, 2.04 per game (#20)
#35 James McCann (77% OWN)35 FP, 2.59 per game177 FP, 117 gp, 1.51 per game (#40)
#36 Alex Avila (1% OWN)33 FP, 2.13 per game85 FP, 79 gp, 1.08 per game (#53)
#37 Manny Pina (1% OWN)30 FP, 2.21 per game183 FP, 95 gp, 1.93 per game (#25)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

James McCann is projected for 1.26 fantasy points the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #36 projected catcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Jeff Mathis but behind Russell Martin the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#29). He is projected for 8.73 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#34 Kurt Suzuki (28% OWN)1.29 FP (21% ST)3.31 FP
#35 Russell Martin (1% OWN)1.26 FP (1% ST)2.37 FP
#36 James McCann (77% OWN)1.26 FP (64% ST)2.59 FP
#37 Jeff Mathis (0% OWN)1.2 FP1.6 FP
#38 Austin Hedges (9% OWN)1.17 FP (5% ST)2.29 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#27 Omar Narvaez (94% OWN)8.8 FP (80% ST)2.86 FP
#28 Kevan Smith (1% OWN)8.8 FP2.35 FP
#29 James McCann (77% OWN)8.7 FP (64% ST)2.59 FP
#30 Danny Jansen (38% OWN)8.7 FP (25% ST)2.21 FP
#31 Jacob Stallings (2% OWN)8.6 FP (2% ST)2.05 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.

JAMES MCCANNFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201935.12.27.37.23.20.4
-- Per Game (14 Proj)2.60.160.540.530.240.03
8/26 to 9/1 (0.5 Games)1.30.080.260.260.140.01
9/2 to 9/8 (3.5 Games)8.70.561.81.80.870.10
2019 Season254155055244
-- Per Game (99 GP)2.60.150.510.560.240.04
2018 to 2019430238986504
-- Per Game (216 GP)2.00.110.410.400.230.02