Niko Goodrum is Projected to Be the #23 Shortstop...Behind Amed Rosario and Ahead of Willy Adames the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Niko Goodrum to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 332.38 projected fantasy points puts him at #23 behind Amed Rosario and ahead of Willy Adames. He has averaged 2.39 fantasy points in his past 112 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.61 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#45) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Niko Goodrum is expected to slightly improve on last season's #25 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#21 Kevin Newman (48% OWN)362 FP, 2.54 per game358 FP, 127 gp, 2.82 per game (#16)
#22 Amed Rosario (49% OWN)341 FP, 2.48 per game395 FP, 157 gp, 2.52 per game (#24)
#23 Niko Goodrum (17% OWN)332 FP, 2.61 per game268 FP, 112 gp, 2.39 per game (#26)
#24 Willy Adames (21% OWN)332 FP, 2.41 per game318 FP, 149 gp, 2.13 per game (#31)
#25 Dansby Swanson (40% OWN)331 FP, 2.42 per game345 FP, 125 gp, 2.76 per game (#18)

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NIKO GOODRUM WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Niko Goodrum is projected for 13.95 fantasy points in 5 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #26 projected shortstop 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 Carlos Correa but behind J.P. Crawford. Week 4 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#24). He is projected for 13.06 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Trea Turner (98% OWN)14.7 FP (95% ST)2.78 FP
#25 J.P. Crawford (7% OWN)14.5 FP (2% ST)2.51 FP
#26 Niko Goodrum (17% OWN)14 FP (6% ST)2.61 FP
#27 Carlos Correa (96% OWN)13.4 FP (81% ST)2.94 FP
#28 Amed Rosario (49% OWN)13.4 FP (33% ST)2.48 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 Nico Hoerner (16% OWN)13.4 FP (3% ST)2.56 FP
#23 Kevin Newman (48% OWN)13.2 FP (25% ST)2.54 FP
#24 Niko Goodrum (17% OWN)13.1 FP (6% ST)2.61 FP
#25 Andrelton Simmons (55% OWN)12.6 FP (17% ST)2.85 FP
#26 Willy Adames (21% OWN)12.5 FP (9% ST)2.41 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.

NIKO GOODRUMFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection33215.561705216.2
-- Per Game (127 Proj)2.60.120.480.550.410.13
4/6 to 4/12 (5.2 Games)14.00.552.33.02.20.75
4/13 to 4/19 (5 Games)13.10.742.62.52.00.54
2019 Season2681245614612
-- Per Game (112 GP)2.40.110.400.540.410.11