Salvador Perez is Projected to Be the #7 Catcher...Behind Yasmani Grandal and Ahead of Buster Posey the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Salvador Perez to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 314.75 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Yasmani Grandal and ahead of Buster Posey. He is projected to average 2.84 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#13) 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 87%, he is the #8 most highly owned catcher.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#5 Mitch Garver (95% OWN)338 FP, 3.45 per game336 FP, 90 gp, 3.73 per game (#1)
#6 Yasmani Grandal (97% OWN)332 FP, 2.89 per game442 FP, 153 gp, 2.89 per game (#7)
#7 Salvador Perez (87% OWN)315 FP, 2.84 per game442 FP, 153 gp, 2.89 per game (#7)
#8 Buster Posey (79% OWN)296 FP, 2.15 per game232 FP, 112 gp, 2.08 per game (#28)
#9 Josh Phegley (38% OWN)288 FP, 2.51 per game226 FP, 103 gp, 2.19 per game (#21)

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SALVADOR PEREZ WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Salvador Perez is projected for 15.16 fantasy points in 5 games which is good enough to be the #5 ranked catcher and a must start for most owners. 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 Tom Murphy but behind Jacob Realmuto. Week 4 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#8). He is projected for 13.16 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Will Smith (94% OWN)15.9 FP (89% ST)2.66 FP
#4 Jacob Realmuto (98% OWN)15.3 FP (97% ST)3.09 FP
#5 Salvador Perez (87% OWN)15.2 FP (82% ST)2.84 FP
#6 Tom Murphy (72% OWN)14.5 FP (40% ST)2.35 FP
#7 Travis d'Arnaud (72% OWN)14.3 FP (41% ST)2.3 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#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
#9 Robinson Chirinos (67% OWN)13 FP (39% ST)2.17 FP
#10 Mitch Garver (95% OWN)12.9 FP (92% ST)3.45 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks.

SALVADOR PEREZFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection31527775319.30.6
-- Per Game (111 Proj)2.80.240.690.470.170.01
4/6 to 4/12 (5.1 Games)15.21.33.72.50.870.02
4/13 to 4/19 (4.3 Games)13.21.13.12.20.870.03