Orlando Arcia is Projected to Be the #36 Shortstop...Behind Jordy Mercer and Ahead of Brandon Crawford the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Orlando Arcia to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 49.21 projected fantasy points puts him at #36 behind Jordy Mercer and ahead of Brandon Crawford. He has averaged 1.62 fantasy points in his past 238 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.03 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#57) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Orlando Arcia is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #26 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#34 Willi Castro (2% OWN)49 FP, 2.27 per game22 FP, 47 gp, 0.5 per game (#87)
#35 Jordy Mercer (1% OWN)49 FP, 2.14 per game226 FP, 116 gp, 1.95 per game (#30)
#36 Orlando Arcia (11% OWN)49 FP, 2.03 per game138 FP, 111 gp, 1.25 per game (#40)
#37 Brandon Crawford (8% OWN)49 FP, 2.19 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)
#38 Luis Rengifo (2% OWN)47 FP, 2.11 per game328 FP, 150 gp, 2.19 per game (#23)

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SIT ORLANDO ARCIA IN WEEK 24... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN RICHIE MARTIN

Orlando Arcia is projected for 10.12 fantasy points in 6 games which projects to being the #42 ranked shortstop. This may be a week you want to sit Orlando Arcia. 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 Miguel Rojas but behind Richie Martin. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#28). He is projected for 13.68 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#40 Chris Taylor (27% OWN)10.3 FP (14% ST)2.72 FP
#41 Richie Martin (1% OWN)10.1 FP1.88 FP
#42 Orlando Arcia (11% OWN)10.1 FP (5% ST)2.03 FP
#43 Miguel Rojas (5% OWN)10 FP (1% ST)2.31 FP
#44 Yairo Munoz (2% OWN)9.9 FP (1% ST)2.7 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#26 Scott Kingery (71% OWN)13.9 FP (55% ST)2.66 FP
#27 Yu-Cheng Chang (1% OWN)13.8 FP2.54 FP
#28 Orlando Arcia (11% OWN)13.7 FP (5% ST)2.03 FP
#29 Bo Bichette (90% OWN)13.7 FP (68% ST)2.86 FP
#30 Hanser Alberto (28% OWN)13.7 FP (22% ST)2.52 FP

ORLANDO ARCIA IS JUST THE #25 SS ON FANDUEL BUT IS THE #20 HIGHEST PRICED ON 9/2

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (SS) 9/2 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#23 Willi Castro6.9 FD Points$2600
#24 Jordy Mercer6.3 FD Points$2100
#25 Orlando Arcia6.1 FD Points$2400
#26 Ehire Adrianza5.5 FD Points$2200
#27 Richie Martin5.4 FD Points$2000

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.

ORLANDO ARCIAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201949.22.510.910.16.41.7
-- Per Game (24 Proj)2.00.100.450.410.270.07
9/2 to 9/8 (5.6 Games)10.10.502.22.11.40.34
9/9 to 9/15 (6.6 Games)13.70.723.22.81.90.46
2019 Season248144947418
-- Per Game (127 GP)2.00.110.390.370.320.06
2018 to 20193861779765615
-- Per Game (238 GP)1.60.070.330.320.240.06