Jason Heyward Projected to Finish Ahead of Jackie Bradley in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Jason Heyward is projected for 15.8 fantasy points in 6 games which projects to being the #48 ranked outfielder. This may be a week you want to sit Jason Heyward. 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 Jackie Bradley but behind Ian Happ. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#64). He is projected for 13.4 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#46 Austin Hays15.9 FP (9% ST)2.73 FP
#47 Ian Happ15.8 FP (12% ST)3.04 FP
#48 Jason Heyward15.8 FP (7% ST)2.6 FP
#49 Jackie Bradley15.8 FP (5% ST)2.48 FP
#50 Manuel Margot15.7 FP (4% ST)2.79 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#62 Ender Inciarte13.5 FP (3% ST)2.45 FP
#63 Thomas Pham13.5 FP (57% ST)2.74 FP
#64 Jason Heyward13.4 FP (7% ST)2.6 FP
#65 Anthony Santander13.3 FP (19% ST)2.69 FP
#66 Aristides Aquino13.3 FP (31% ST)3.25 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Jason Heyward is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His 319.14 projected fantasy points puts him at #89 behind Brett Gardner and ahead of Ryan Braun. He has averaged 2.61 fantasy points in his past 146 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.6 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#170) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Jason Heyward is expected to come up short of last season's #34 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#87 Andrew McCutchen (56% OWN)322 FP, 3.01 per game190 FP, 59 gp, 3.23 per game (#22)
#88 Brett Gardner (24% OWN)320 FP, 2.95 per game413 FP, 139 gp, 2.97 per game (#34)
#89 Jason Heyward (12% OWN)319 FP, 2.6 per game381 FP, 146 gp, 2.61 per game (#61)
#90 Ryan Braun (59% OWN)310 FP, 2.94 per game368 FP, 143 gp, 2.57 per game (#64)
#91 Domingo Santana (19% OWN)302 FP, 2.64 per game305 FP, 121 gp, 2.52 per game (#67)

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.

JASON HEYWARDFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection31916.05465485.2
-- Per Game (123 Proj)2.60.130.440.530.390.04
4/6 to 4/12 (5.8 Games)15.80.772.63.22.40.25
4/13 to 4/19 (4.9 Games)13.40.702.32.71.90.22
2019 Season381216278688
-- Per Game (146 GP)2.60.140.420.530.470.05