Omar Narvaez is Projected to Be the #16 Catcher...Behind Chris Iannetta and Ahead of Tom Murphy the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Omar Narvaez to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 277.34 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind Chris Iannetta and ahead of Tom Murphy. He has averaged 2.44 fantasy points in his past 131 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.02 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#6) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 87%, he is the #9 most highly owned catcher. Omar Narvaez is expected to come up short of last season's #7 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#14 Robinson Chirinos (67% OWN)280 FP, 2.17 per game282 FP, 111 gp, 2.54 per game (#13)
#15 Chris Iannetta (32% OWN)280 FP, 3.05 per game96 FP, 51 gp, 1.88 per game (#39)
#16 Omar Narvaez (87% OWN)277 FP, 3.02 per game320 FP, 131 gp, 2.44 per game (#15)
#17 Tom Murphy (72% OWN)276 FP, 2.35 per game186 FP, 76 gp, 2.45 per game (#14)
#18 Martin Maldonado (32% OWN)268 FP, 2.29 per game194 FP, 101 gp, 1.92 per game (#36)

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PROJECTING A DOWN WEEK 3 FOR OMAR NARVAEZ WITH FEWER FPS THAN TYLER FLOWERS

Omar Narvaez is projected for 10.53 fantasy points in 4 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #23 projected catcher 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 Welington Castillo but behind Tyler Flowers. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#6). He is projected for 13.52 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#21 Jonathan Lucroy (11% OWN)10.6 FP (2% ST)2.56 FP
#22 Tyler Flowers (3% OWN)10.6 FP (2% ST)2.46 FP
#23 Omar Narvaez (87% OWN)10.5 FP (55% ST)3.02 FP
#24 Welington Castillo (37% OWN)10.3 FP (7% ST)2.45 FP
#25 Alex Avila (3% OWN)9.8 FP (1% ST)2.57 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Willson Contreras (97% OWN)15.5 FP (94% ST)2.95 FP
#5 Josh Phegley (38% OWN)15 FP (23% ST)2.51 FP
#6 Omar Narvaez (87% OWN)13.5 FP (55% ST)3.02 FP
#7 Will Smith (94% OWN)13.2 FP (89% ST)2.66 FP
#8 Salvador Perez (87% OWN)13.2 FP (82% ST)2.84 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.

OMAR NARVAEZFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection27719.15052350.2
-- Per Game (92 Proj)3.00.210.550.570.380.00
4/6 to 4/12 (3.6 Games)10.50.761.92.01.30.01
4/13 to 4/19 (4.2 Games)13.51.02.42.51.50.00
2019 Season320225563470
-- Per Game (131 GP)2.40.170.420.480.360.00