Projecting a Down Week 3 for Eloy Jimenez with Fewer FPs Than Nick Castellanos

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Eloy Jimenez is projected for 17.9 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #28 projected outfielder 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 Justin Upton but behind Nick Castellanos. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#2). He is projected for 21.96 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#26 Kole Calhoun18 FP (22% ST)2.76 FP
#27 Nick Castellanos17.9 FP (96% ST)3.39 FP
#28 Eloy Jimenez17.9 FP (94% ST)3.17 FP
#29 Justin Upton17.6 FP (71% ST)3 FP
#30 Hunter Renfroe17.6 FP (26% ST)3.09 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Christian Yelich27.8 FP (92% ST)4.02 FP
#2 Eloy Jimenez22 FP (94% ST)3.17 FP
#3 Mookie Betts21.9 FP (98% ST)3.82 FP
#4 Bryce Harper21.8 FP (89% ST)3.28 FP
#5 Ronald Acuna21.3 FP (98% ST)3.27 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Eloy Jimenez to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 451.55 projected fantasy points puts him at #14 behind Max Kepler and ahead of Austin Meadows. He has averaged 2.93 fantasy points in his past 121 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.17 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#44) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 97%, he is the #15 most highly owned outfielder. Eloy Jimenez is expected to improve on last season's #39 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#12 Bryce Harper (92% OWN)464 FP, 3.28 per game523 FP, 157 gp, 3.33 per game (#19)
#13 Max Kepler (97% OWN)453 FP, 3.31 per game484 FP, 131 gp, 3.69 per game (#9)
#14 Eloy Jimenez (97% OWN)452 FP, 3.17 per game355 FP, 121 gp, 2.93 per game (#40)
#15 Austin Meadows (98% OWN)451 FP, 3.27 per game472 FP, 138 gp, 3.42 per game (#14)
#16 Joey Gallo (96% OWN)448 FP, 3.1 per game247 FP, 70 gp, 3.53 per game (#11)

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.

ELOY JIMENEZFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection452369884402.1
-- Per Game (142 Proj)3.20.250.690.590.280.01
4/6 to 4/12 (5.6 Games)17.91.34.03.51.50.09
4/13 to 4/19 (6.5 Games)22.01.64.74.11.90.10
2019 Season355317969300
-- Per Game (121 GP)2.90.260.650.570.250.00