Mike Zunino is Projected to Be the #32 Catcher...Behind Josh Phegley and Ahead of Kevan Smith the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Mike Zunino to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 36.07 projected fantasy points puts him at #32 behind Josh Phegley and ahead of Kevan Smith. He has averaged 1.64 fantasy points in his past 183 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.06 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#62) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Mike Zunino is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #37 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#30 Jason Castro (11% OWN)37 FP, 2.73 per game121 FP, 59 gp, 2.1 per game (#32)
#31 Josh Phegley (25% OWN)37 FP, 2.56 per game54 FP, 33 gp, 1.62 per game (#39)
#32 Mike Zunino (13% OWN)36 FP, 2.06 per game189 FP, 109 gp, 1.73 per game (#33)
#33 Kevan Smith (1% OWN)35 FP, 2.35 per game113 FP, 51 gp, 2.22 per game (#14)
#34 Tyler Flowers (7% OWN)35 FP, 2.33 per game159 FP, 78 gp, 2.04 per game (#20)

These projections power SportsLine's Computer Picks and Fantasy Data. But for contest winning DFS optimal lineups by top experts like Mike McClure visit SportsLine's new Daily Fantasy Hub.

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mike Zunino is projected for 1.82 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #16 projected catcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Chris Herrmann but behind Yan Gomes the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#9). He is projected for 11.4 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Matt Wieters (4% OWN)1.96 FP (2% ST)2.5 FP
#15 Yan Gomes (14% OWN)1.87 FP (8% ST)2.38 FP
#16 Mike Zunino (13% OWN)1.82 FP (7% ST)2.06 FP
#17 Chris Herrmann (1% OWN)1.8 FP2.57 FP
#18 Christian Vazquez (92% OWN)1.73 FP (80% ST)2.55 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#7 Will Smith (91% OWN)13 FP (81% ST)2.74 FP
#8 Wilson Ramos (98% OWN)13 FP (91% ST)2.95 FP
#9 Mike Zunino (13% OWN)11.4 FP (7% ST)2.06 FP
#10 Robinson Chirinos (72% OWN)11.3 FP (58% ST)2.81 FP
#11 Kurt Suzuki (28% OWN)11.2 FP (21% ST)3.31 FP

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.

MIKE ZUNINOFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201936.13.08.57.65.60.0
-- Per Game (18 Proj)2.10.170.490.430.320.00
8/26 to 9/1 (0.7 Games)1.80.170.430.330.150.00
9/2 to 9/8 (4.9 Games)11.40.932.72.31.40.01
2019 Season11282927200
-- Per Game (74 GP)1.50.110.390.360.270.00
2018 to 2019300287364440
-- Per Game (183 GP)1.60.150.400.350.240.00