Sit Em Alert: Aledmys Diaz Projected for Fewer FPs Than C.J. Cron in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Aledmys Diaz is projected for 11.1 fantasy points in 4 games which projects to being the #41 ranked first baseman. This may be a week you want to sit Aledmys Diaz. 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 Nick Solak but behind C.J. Cron. Week 4 is projected to be slightly better based on projected rank (#38). He is projected for 12.2 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#39 Cheslor Cuthbert (1% OWN)11.8 FP2.52 FP
#40 C.J. Cron (31% OWN)11.5 FP (13% ST)2.04 FP
#41 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)11.1 FP (2% ST)3.1 FP
#42 Nick Solak (34% OWN)10.5 FP (10% ST)2.89 FP
#43 Frank Schwindel (0% OWN)10.3 FP2.78 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#36 Eric Hosmer (76% OWN)12.5 FP (36% ST)2.61 FP
#37 Hunter Pence (9% OWN)12.2 FP (2% ST)2.7 FP
#38 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)12.2 FP (2% ST)3.1 FP
#39 Evan White (21% OWN)11.8 FP (6% ST)2.59 FP
#40 Renato Nunez (27% OWN)11.2 FP (13% ST)2.64 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Aledmys Diaz to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 329.81 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind Neil Walker and ahead of Albert Pujols. He has averaged 2.82 fantasy points in his past 68 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#19) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Aledmys Diaz is expected to improve on last season's #42 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#29 Renato Nunez (27% OWN)335 FP, 2.64 per game396 FP, 151 gp, 2.63 per game (#27)
#30 Neil Walker (8% OWN)335 FP, 2.76 per game212 FP, 115 gp, 1.85 per game (#51)
#31 Aledmys Diaz (8% OWN)330 FP, 3.1 per game192 FP, 68 gp, 2.82 per game (#20)
#32 Albert Pujols (14% OWN)323 FP, 3.03 per game372 FP, 131 gp, 2.84 per game (#19)
#33 Paul Goldschmidt (89% OWN)322 FP, 2.81 per game476 FP, 160 gp, 2.98 per game (#15)

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.

ALEDMYS DIAZFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection33019.06657462.6
-- Per Game (106 Proj)3.10.180.620.540.440.02
4/6 to 4/12 (3.5 Games)11.10.592.31.91.50.10
4/13 to 4/19 (4.2 Games)12.20.722.42.21.80.08
2019 Season19294036262
-- Per Game (68 GP)2.80.130.590.530.380.03