Michael Brantley is Projected to Be the #15 Outfielder...Behind Trey Mancini and Ahead of Adam Eaton the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Michael Brantley to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 74.38 projected fantasy points puts him at #15 behind Trey Mancini and ahead of Adam Eaton. He has averaged 3.35 fantasy points in his past 271 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.42 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is owned in 100% of fantasy leagues so everyone expects him to be an elite outfielder. He is not projected for elite value. Michael Brantley is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #8 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#13 Max Kepler (99% OWN)76 FP, 3.41 per game388 FP, 156 gp, 2.49 per game (#51)
#14 Trey Mancini (98% OWN)75 FP, 3.15 per game340 FP, 154 gp, 2.21 per game (#73)
#15 Michael Brantley (100% OWN)74 FP, 3.42 per game455 FP, 143 gp, 3.18 per game (#12)
#16 Adam Eaton (87% OWN)73 FP, 2.97 per game238 FP, 93 gp, 2.55 per game (#45)
#17 Starling Marte (100% OWN)72 FP, 3.11 per game412 FP, 145 gp, 2.84 per game (#23)

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PROJECTING A DOWN WEEK 24 FOR MICHAEL BRANTLEY WITH FEWER FPS THAN NICK CASTELLANOS

Michael Brantley is projected for 19.14 fantasy points in 6 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #21 projected outfielder 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 Eddie Rosario but behind Nick Castellanos. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 21.1 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#19 Corey Dickerson19.3 FP (44% ST)2.91 FP
#20 Nick Castellanos19.2 FP (94% ST)3.42 FP
#21 Michael Brantley19.1 FP (97% ST)3.42 FP
#22 Eddie Rosario19.1 FP (87% ST)3.22 FP
#23 Yasiel Puig18.9 FP (85% ST)3.16 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Marcell Ozuna21.3 FP (93% ST)3.27 FP
#9 Aaron Judge21.3 FP (97% ST)3.29 FP
#10 Michael Brantley21.1 FP (97% ST)3.42 FP
#11 Juan Soto20.8 FP (99% ST)3.49 FP
#12 Charlie Blackmon20.6 FP (98% ST)3.49 FP

MICHAEL BRANTLEY IS JUST THE #11 OF ON FANDUEL BUT IS THE #10 HIGHEST PRICED ON 9/2

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

FANDUEL (OF) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#9 Marcell Ozuna12.4 FD Points$4000
#10 Nick Castellanos12.3 FD Points$3400
#11 Michael Brantley12.1 FD Points$4000
#12 Corey Dickerson12 FD Points$3500
#13 Joc Pederson12 FD Points$3400

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.

MICHAEL BRANTLEYFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019742.913.214.37.11.2
-- Per Game (22 Proj)3.40.130.610.660.330.06
9/2 to 9/8 (5.5 Games)19.10.813.43.61.70.26
9/9 to 9/15 (6.3 Games)21.10.863.74.02.00.33
2019 Season452198082453
-- Per Game (128 GP)3.50.150.620.640.350.02
2018 to 2019906361551719315
-- Per Game (271 GP)3.30.130.570.630.340.06