Jason Kipnis is Projected to Be the #28 Second Baseman...Behind Luis Urias and Ahead of Dee Gordon the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Jason Kipnis to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 77.06 projected fantasy points puts him at #28 behind Luis Urias and ahead of Dee Gordon. He has averaged 2.47 fantasy points in his past 248 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.59 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 42%, he is the #25 most highly owned second baseman. Jason Kipnis is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #20 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#26 Steve Wilkerson (1% OWN)78 FP, 2.2 per game310 FP, 124 gp, 2.5 per game (#50)
#27 Luis Urias (36% OWN)77 FP, 2.18 per game26 FP, 12 gp, 2.17 per game (#28)
#28 Jason Kipnis (42% OWN)77 FP, 2.59 per game358 FP, 147 gp, 2.44 per game (#18)
#29 Dee Gordon (58% OWN)73 FP, 2.08 per game281 FP, 140 gp, 2.01 per game (#32)
#30 Isan Diaz (21% OWN)71 FP, 2.28 per game281 FP, 140 gp, 2.01 per game (#32)

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WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jason Kipnis is projected for 12.63 fantasy points in 5 games in week 22 which ranks him as the #28 projected second 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 Isan Diaz but behind Luis Urias. Week 23 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#26). He is projected for 12.23 fantasy points.

8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#26 Jonathan Schoop (46% OWN)12.7 FP (25% ST)2.7 FP
#27 Luis Urias (36% OWN)12.7 FP (16% ST)2.18 FP
#28 Jason Kipnis (42% OWN)12.6 FP (30% ST)2.59 FP
#29 Isan Diaz (21% OWN)11.8 FP (7% ST)2.28 FP
#30 Dee Gordon (58% OWN)11.3 FP (32% ST)2.08 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Luis Urias (36% OWN)12.4 FP (16% ST)2.18 FP
#25 Niko Goodrum (43% OWN)12.3 FP (31% ST)2.52 FP
#26 Jason Kipnis (42% OWN)12.2 FP (30% ST)2.59 FP
#27 Brandon Lowe (62% OWN)12.1 FP (5% ST)3.11 FP
#28 Joe Wendle (13% OWN)12 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.

JASON KIPNISFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019773.816.913.510.01.7
-- Per Game (30 Proj)2.60.130.570.460.340.06
8/19 to 8/25 (4.9 Games)12.60.632.82.21.60.29
8/26 to 9/1 (4.9 Games)12.20.622.62.11.60.25
2019 Season254125641366
-- Per Game (101 GP)2.50.120.550.410.360.06
2018 to 2019612301311069613
-- Per Game (248 GP)2.50.120.530.430.390.05