Mike Trout is Projected to Be the #1 Outfielder...Ahead of Christian Yelich the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Mike Trout to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 619.16 projected fantasy points puts him ahead of Christian Yelich making him our #1 ranked outfielder. He has averaged 4.38 fantasy points in his past 134 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 4.38 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #11 most highly owned outfielder. Mike Trout is expected to slightly improve on last season's #2 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#1 Mike Trout (98% OWN)619 FP, 4.38 per game587 FP, 134 gp, 4.38 per game (#1)
#2 Christian Yelich (97% OWN)585 FP, 4.02 per game561 FP, 130 gp, 4.32 per game (#2)
#3 Mookie Betts (99% OWN)567 FP, 3.82 per game582 FP, 149 gp, 3.9 per game (#5)
#4 George Springer (99% OWN)523 FP, 3.62 per game492 FP, 122 gp, 4.04 per game (#4)
#5 Cody Bellinger (100% OWN)513 FP, 3.72 per game637 FP, 156 gp, 4.08 per game (#3)

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MIKE TROUT WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mike Trout is projected for 25.51 fantasy points in 6 games which is good enough to be the #2 ranked outfielder 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 Cody Bellinger but behind Mookie Betts. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#6). He is projected for 21.05 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Mookie Betts25.5 FP (98% ST)3.82 FP
#2 Mike Trout25.5 FP (93% ST)4.38 FP
#3 Cody Bellinger23.5 FP (99% ST)3.72 FP
#4 Ronald Acuna23.2 FP (98% ST)3.27 FP
#5 Starling Marte23.1 FP (93% ST)3.41 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Bryce Harper21.8 FP (89% ST)3.28 FP
#5 Ronald Acuna21.3 FP (98% ST)3.27 FP
#6 Mike Trout21 FP (93% ST)4.38 FP
#7 Marcell Ozuna20.2 FP (96% ST)3.18 FP
#8 Juan Soto20 FP (99% ST)3.36 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 TROUTFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection6194410811611115.3
-- Per Game (141 Proj)4.40.310.760.820.790.11
4/6 to 4/12 (5.7 Games)25.51.94.44.84.40.61
4/13 to 4/19 (4.7 Games)21.01.63.83.94.00.52
2019 Season5874510411011011
-- Per Game (134 GP)4.40.340.780.820.820.08