Sit Andrew Benintendi in Week 24... Projected for Fewer FPs Than Alex Dickerson

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Andrew Benintendi is projected for 16.62 fantasy points in 6 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #38 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 Josh Naylor but behind Alex Dickerson. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#43). He is projected for 15.64 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#36 Oscar Mercado16.8 FP (46% ST)2.73 FP
#37 Alex Dickerson16.7 FP (4% ST)2.64 FP
#38 Andrew Benintendi16.6 FP (72% ST)2.86 FP
#39 Josh Naylor16.5 FP (2% ST)2.5 FP
#40 Kyle Schwarber16.4 FP (62% ST)2.85 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#41 Mark Canha15.7 FP (47% ST)3.09 FP
#42 Jesse Winker15.6 FP (9% ST)2.93 FP
#43 Andrew Benintendi15.6 FP (72% ST)2.86 FP
#44 Willie Calhoun15.6 FP (67% ST)3.15 FP
#45 Jason Heyward15.3 FP (34% ST)2.75 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Andrew Benintendi to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 68.03 projected fantasy points puts him at #26 behind Aristides Aquino and ahead of Bryan Reynolds. He has averaged 3.12 fantasy points in his past 265 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.86 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#62) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #22 most highly owned outfielder. He is also currently the #26 ranked outfielder.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#24 Corey Dickerson (56% OWN)70 FP, 2.91 per game347 FP, 135 gp, 2.57 per game (#42)
#25 Aristides Aquino (94% OWN)69 FP, 3.04 per game-0.5 FP, 1 gp (#149)
#26 Andrew Benintendi (98% OWN)68 FP, 2.86 per game482 FP, 147 gp, 3.28 per game (#8)
#27 Bryan Reynolds (85% OWN)68 FP, 2.92 per game482 FP, 147 gp, 3.28 per game (#8)
#28 Danny Santana (93% OWN)68 FP, 3.03 per game482 FP, 147 gp, 3.28 per game (#8)

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.

ANDREW BENINTENDIFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 2019682.512.813.29.12.1
-- Per Game (24 Proj)2.90.100.540.550.380.09
9/2 to 9/8 (5.7 Games)16.60.633.23.32.10.51
9/9 to 9/15 (5.7 Games)15.60.572.82.92.40.52
2019 Season344126563529
-- Per Game (118 GP)2.90.100.550.530.440.08
2018 to 20198262815216612330
-- Per Game (265 GP)3.10.110.570.630.460.11