Justin Turner is Projected to Be the #9 Third Baseman...Behind Yoan Moncada and Ahead of Eduardo Escobar 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 450.41 projected fantasy points puts him at #9 behind Yoan Moncada and ahead of Eduardo Escobar. He has averaged 3.04 fantasy points in his past 135 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.16 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#15) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 94%, he is the #12 most highly owned third baseman. Justin Turner is expected to improve on last season's #14 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#7 Kris Bryant (98% OWN)473 FP, 3.22 per game484 FP, 147 gp, 3.29 per game (#7)
#8 Yoan Moncada (98% OWN)462 FP, 3.25 per game413 FP, 131 gp, 3.15 per game (#13)
#9 Justin Turner (94% OWN)450 FP, 3.16 per game411 FP, 135 gp, 3.04 per game (#15)
#10 Eduardo Escobar (97% OWN)447 FP, 3.27 per game526 FP, 158 gp, 3.33 per game (#6)
#11 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (94% OWN)447 FP, 3.16 per game326 FP, 123 gp, 2.65 per game (#23)

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JUSTIN TURNER WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Justin Turner is projected for 20.55 fantasy points in 7 games which is good enough to be the #7 ranked third baseman and a must start for most owners. 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 Brian Anderson but behind Rafael Devers. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#11). He is projected for 17.14 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Hunter Dozier (91% OWN)21.3 FP (58% ST)3.15 FP
#6 Rafael Devers (99% OWN)20.9 FP (98% ST)3.39 FP
#7 Justin Turner (94% OWN)20.6 FP (73% ST)3.16 FP
#8 Brian Anderson (79% OWN)20 FP (36% ST)2.99 FP
#9 Kyle Seager (49% OWN)19.5 FP (23% ST)2.69 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Anthony Rendon (99% OWN)18.2 FP (98% ST)3.94 FP
#10 Hunter Dozier (91% OWN)18.2 FP (58% ST)3.15 FP
#11 Justin Turner (94% OWN)17.1 FP (73% ST)3.16 FP
#12 Tommy Edman (90% OWN)16.9 FP (70% ST)2.95 FP
#13 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (94% OWN)16.9 FP (69% ST)3.16 FP

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.

JUSTIN TURNERFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection450237488553.4
-- Per Game (142 Proj)3.20.160.520.620.390.02
4/6 to 4/12 (6.6 Games)20.61.03.34.02.80.16
4/13 to 4/19 (5.5 Games)17.10.772.83.42.20.13
2019 Season411276780512
-- Per Game (135 GP)3.00.200.500.590.380.01