Justin Turner is Projected to Be the #14 Third Baseman...Behind Evan Longoria and Ahead of Josh Donaldson the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Justin Turner to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 68.4 projected fantasy points puts him at #14 behind Evan Longoria and ahead of Josh Donaldson. He has averaged 3.23 fantasy points in his past 227 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.05 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#15) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #12 most highly owned third baseman. Justin Turner is expected to come up slightly short of this season-to-date's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#12 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)70 FP, 3.02 per game42 FP, 17 gp, 2.5 per game (#61)
#13 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)70 FP, 2.71 per game280 FP, 124 gp, 2.26 per game (#21)
#14 Justin Turner (98% OWN)68 FP, 3.05 per game336 FP, 101 gp, 3.33 per game (#5)
#15 Josh Donaldson (99% OWN)66 FP, 2.84 per game141 FP, 52 gp, 2.71 per game (#14)
#16 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)66 FP, 3.03 per game152 FP, 71 gp, 2.15 per game (#24)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Justin Turner is projected for 3.01 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #12 ranked third baseman and a must start for most owners. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above J.D. Davis but behind Rafael Devers the rest of the week. Week 24 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#11). He is projected for 17.15 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Mike Moustakas (99% OWN)3.22 FP (77% ST)3.23 FP
#11 Rafael Devers (100% OWN)3.13 FP (98% ST)3.47 FP
#12 Justin Turner (98% OWN)3.01 FP (91% ST)3.05 FP
#13 J.D. Davis (61% OWN)3 FP (48% ST)2.86 FP
#14 Kyle Seager (70% OWN)3 FP (59% ST)2.68 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Matt Carpenter (72% OWN)18.2 FP (43% ST)2.82 FP
#10 Evan Longoria (33% OWN)17.4 FP (22% ST)2.71 FP
#11 Justin Turner (98% OWN)17.2 FP (91% ST)3.05 FP
#12 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (99% OWN)16.8 FP (77% ST)3.02 FP
#13 Miguel Sano (78% OWN)16.5 FP (64% ST)3.03 FP

JUSTIN TURNER IS JUST THE #15 3B ON FANDUEL BUT IS THE #10 HIGHEST PRICED ON 9/1

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (3B) 9/1 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#13 DJ LeMahieu10.5 FD Points$4200
#14 Sheldon Neuse10.3 FD Points$2000
#15 Justin Turner10.2 FD Points$3600
#16 Matt Carpenter9.7 FD Points$3000
#17 Eugenio Suarez9.6 FD Points$4100

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.

JUSTIN TURNERFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019683.410.613.38.50.5
-- Per Game (22 Proj)3.00.150.470.590.380.02
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)3.00.130.450.580.400.03
9/2 to 9/8 (5.6 Games)17.20.782.73.52.20.14
2019 Season396266578482
-- Per Game (126 GP)3.10.210.520.620.380.02
2018 to 201973240117140954
-- Per Game (227 GP)3.20.180.520.620.420.02