Mike Moustakas is Projected to Be the #16 Third Baseman...Behind Brian Anderson and Ahead of Tommy Edman the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Mike Moustakas to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 420.19 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind Brian Anderson and ahead of Tommy Edman. He has averaged 3.17 fantasy points in his past 141 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.05 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#23) 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 88%, he is the #17 most highly owned third baseman. Mike Moustakas is expected to come up short of last season's #11 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (3B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#14 Manny Machado (97% OWN)430 FP, 2.98 per game448 FP, 156 gp, 2.87 per game (#19)
#15 Brian Anderson (79% OWN)423 FP, 2.99 per game340 FP, 126 gp, 2.7 per game (#22)
#16 Mike Moustakas (88% OWN)420 FP, 3.05 per game447 FP, 141 gp, 3.17 per game (#11)
#17 Tommy Edman (90% OWN)419 FP, 2.95 per game252 FP, 92 gp, 2.74 per game (#21)
#18 Miguel Sano (67% OWN)403 FP, 3.11 per game354 FP, 104 gp, 3.4 per game (#5)

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MIKE MOUSTAKAS WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mike Moustakas is projected for 16.43 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #21 projected third baseman 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 Rio Ruiz but behind Manny Machado. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 16.07 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#19 Tommy Edman (90% OWN)17.3 FP (70% ST)2.95 FP
#20 Manny Machado (97% OWN)17 FP (87% ST)2.98 FP
#21 Mike Moustakas (88% OWN)16.4 FP (65% ST)3.05 FP
#22 Rio Ruiz (4% OWN)16.4 FP (1% ST)2.47 FP
#23 Yandy Diaz (35% OWN)16.4 FP (13% ST)2.92 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (3B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (94% OWN)16.9 FP (69% ST)3.16 FP
#14 Miguel Sano (67% OWN)16.3 FP (53% ST)3.11 FP
#15 Mike Moustakas (88% OWN)16.1 FP (65% ST)3.05 FP
#16 Asdrubal Cabrera (32% OWN)16 FP (12% ST)2.75 FP
#17 Giovanny Urshela (58% OWN)15.6 FP (35% ST)2.75 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.

MIKE MOUSTAKASFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection420308973453.2
-- Per Game (138 Proj)3.00.220.650.530.320.02
4/6 to 4/12 (5.5 Games)16.41.23.62.91.70.12
4/13 to 4/19 (5.4 Games)16.11.13.32.81.70.12
2019 Season447358780533
-- Per Game (141 GP)3.20.250.620.570.380.02