Michael Brantley is Projected to Be the #25 Outfielder...Behind Danny Santana and Ahead of Mark Canha 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 425.01 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Danny Santana and ahead of Mark Canha. He has averaged 3.34 fantasy points in his past 148 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.11 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#50) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #13 most highly owned outfielder. Michael Brantley is expected to come up short of last season's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#23 Justin Upton (90% OWN)428 FP, 3 per game156 FP, 63 gp, 2.48 per game (#71)
#24 Danny Santana (95% OWN)426 FP, 3.01 per game376 FP, 127 gp, 2.96 per game (#35)
#25 Michael Brantley (98% OWN)425 FP, 3.11 per game494 FP, 148 gp, 3.34 per game (#18)
#26 Mark Canha (90% OWN)425 FP, 3 per game383 FP, 123 gp, 3.11 per game (#28)
#27 Kyle Schwarber (95% OWN)420 FP, 3.04 per game455 FP, 155 gp, 2.94 per game (#39)

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SIT EM ALERT: MICHAEL BRANTLEY PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN SCOTT KINGERY IN WEEK 3

Michael Brantley is projected for 15.18 fantasy points in 5 games which projects to being the #58 ranked outfielder. This may be a week you want to sit Michael Brantley. 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 Derek Fisher but behind Scott Kingery. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#44). He is projected for 15.02 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#56 Brian Goodwin15.3 FP (7% ST)2.73 FP
#57 Scott Kingery15.3 FP (41% ST)2.66 FP
#58 Michael Brantley15.2 FP (93% ST)3.11 FP
#59 Derek Fisher15.1 FP (2% ST)2.53 FP
#60 Jeff McNeil15 FP (76% ST)2.93 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#42 Lourdes Gurriel15.2 FP (60% ST)2.93 FP
#43 A.J. Pollock15 FP (34% ST)3.16 FP
#44 Michael Brantley15 FP (93% ST)3.11 FP
#45 Adam Engel14.8 FP2.46 FP
#46 Christin Stewart14.8 FP (2% ST)2.52 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.

MICHAEL BRANTLEYFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection42518.07477445.9
-- Per Game (137 Proj)3.10.130.540.570.320.04
4/6 to 4/12 (4.6 Games)15.20.632.62.71.50.16
4/13 to 4/19 (5.4 Games)15.00.602.72.81.60.27
2019 Season494229088513
-- Per Game (148 GP)3.30.150.610.590.340.02