Miguel Cabrera is a Fantasy Sleeper (33% Owned) Projected to Be the #29 First Baseman-DH Ahead of Ryan O'Hearn

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Miguel Cabrera as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 368.38 projected fantasy points puts him at #29 behind Ji-Man Choi and ahead of Ryan O'Hearn. He has averaged 2.15 fantasy points in his past 136 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.53 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#74) 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 33%, he is the #31 most highly owned first baseman. Miguel Cabrera is expected to slightly improve on last season's #31 fantasy position rank.

NEXT SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#27 Mitch Moreland (18% OWN)374 FP, 3.08 per game255 FP, 91 gp, 2.8 per game (#22)
#28 Ji-Man Choi (10% OWN)371 FP, 2.7 per game324 FP, 126 gp, 2.57 per game (#30)
#29 Miguel Cabrera (33% OWN)368 FP, 2.53 per game293 FP, 136 gp, 2.15 per game (#41)
#30 Ryan O'Hearn (10% OWN)363 FP, 2.54 per game183 FP, 104 gp, 1.76 per game (#52)
#31 Renato Nunez (60% OWN)361 FP, 2.69 per game396 FP, 151 gp, 2.63 per game (#27)

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MIGUEL CABRERA WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Miguel Cabrera is projected for 6.01 fantasy points in 3 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #41 ranked first baseman. 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 Howie Kendrick but behind Josh Fuentes the rest of the week. Week 2 will be better based on projected rank (#33). He is projected for 12.76 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#39 Eric Thames (23% OWN)6.4 FP2.67 FP
#40 Josh Fuentes (0% OWN)6.2 FP3.09 FP
#41 Miguel Cabrera (33% OWN)6 FP2.53 FP
#42 Howie Kendrick (35% OWN)6 FP2.97 FP
#43 Hunter Pence (42% OWN)5.9 FP2.69 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Evan White (2% OWN)13.3 FP2.59 FP
#32 Aledmys Diaz (9% OWN)12.9 FP3.09 FP
#33 Miguel Cabrera (33% OWN)12.8 FP2.53 FP
#34 Ryan Zimmerman (9% OWN)12.7 FP2.43 FP
#35 Howie Kendrick (35% OWN)12.6 FP2.97 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.

MIGUEL CABRERAFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection368207455581.0
-- Per Game (146 Proj)2.50.140.510.380.400.01
3/26 to 3/29 (2.7 Games)6.00.361.20.900.880.01
3/30 to 4/5 (5.3 Games)12.80.712.61.91.90.03
2019 Season293125941480
-- Per Game (136 GP)2.20.090.430.300.350.00