Rene Rivera is Only Projected to Play 6.5 Games the Rest of the Season and is Not Fantasy Relevant

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Rene Rivera is the #54 fantasy catcher with an average of 2.31 fantasy points per game. But with him projected to play just 6.5 games in you will need to wait on him to deliver value. Last season, he was the #51 catcher with 1.47 fantasy points per game.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#73 Luke Maile16 FP, 2.1 per game116 FP, 62 gp, 1.88 per game (#29)
#74 Francisco Cervelli (13% OWN)15.8 FP, 2.62 per game266 FP, 104 gp, 2.56 per game (#8)
#75 Rene Rivera15 FP, 2.31 per game42 FP, 29 gp, 1.47 per game (#46)
#76 Cam Gallagher (1% OWN)14.9 FP, 2.48 per game28 FP, 20 gp, 1.42 per game (#47)
#77 Beau Taylor14.9 FP, 2.47 per game28 FP, 20 gp, 1.42 per game (#47)

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WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Rene Rivera is projected for 3.4 fantasy points in 2 games in week 24 which only ranks him as the #74 projected catcher and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Beau Taylor but behind Tomas Nido. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#77). He is projected for 3.58 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#72 Francisco Cervelli (13% OWN)3.73 FP (4% ST)2.62 FP
#73 Tomas Nido (0% OWN)3.57 FP2.09 FP
#74 Rene Rivera (0% OWN)3.4 FP2.31 FP
#75 Beau Taylor (0% OWN)3.37 FP2.47 FP
#76 Matt Wieters (4% OWN)3.26 FP (2% ST)2.49 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#75 Meibrys Viloria (1% OWN)3.76 FP2.29 FP
#76 Beau Taylor (0% OWN)3.71 FP2.47 FP
#77 Rene Rivera (0% OWN)3.58 FP2.31 FP
#78 Cam Gallagher (1% OWN)3.46 FP2.48 FP
#79 Juan Graterol (0% OWN)3.41 FP2.17 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.

RENE RIVERAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201915.01.03.52.61.90.0
-- Per Game (7 Proj)2.30.150.530.400.290.01
9/2 to 9/8 (1.5 Games)3.40.220.790.580.410.01
9/9 to 9/15 (1.7 Games)3.60.230.820.620.450.01
2019 Season0.5000010
2018 to 201943.0411850
-- Per Game (31 GP)1.40.130.350.260.160.00