Sit Em Alert: Charlie Blackmon Projected for Fewer FPs Than Corey Dickerson in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Charlie Blackmon is projected for 16.67 fantasy points in 5 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #39 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 J.T. Riddle but behind Corey Dickerson. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 18.52 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#37 Randal Grichuk16.9 FP (24% ST)2.89 FP
#38 Corey Dickerson16.7 FP (12% ST)2.62 FP
#39 Charlie Blackmon16.7 FP (98% ST)3.34 FP
#40 J.T. Riddle16.6 FP2.42 FP
#41 Steven Souza16.5 FP (1% ST)2.64 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (OF)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Danny Santana18.7 FP (91% ST)3.01 FP
#14 Shin-Soo Choo18.6 FP (44% ST)2.99 FP
#15 Charlie Blackmon18.5 FP (98% ST)3.34 FP
#16 Mark Canha18.4 FP (78% ST)3 FP
#17 Jeff McNeil18.4 FP (76% ST)2.93 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Charlie Blackmon to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 487.7 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Juan Soto and ahead of Starling Marte. He has averaged 3.87 fantasy points in his past 138 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.34 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#21) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 99%, he is the #5 most highly owned outfielder. Charlie Blackmon is expected to slightly improve on last season's #8 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (OF) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#5 Cody Bellinger (100% OWN)513 FP, 3.72 per game637 FP, 156 gp, 4.08 per game (#3)
#6 Juan Soto (100% OWN)498 FP, 3.36 per game565 FP, 150 gp, 3.77 per game (#7)
#7 Charlie Blackmon (99% OWN)488 FP, 3.34 per game534 FP, 138 gp, 3.87 per game (#6)
#8 Starling Marte (98% OWN)483 FP, 3.41 per game448 FP, 130 gp, 3.45 per game (#12)
#9 Ketel Marte (98% OWN)476 FP, 3.47 per game542 FP, 144 gp, 3.76 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. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

CHARLIE BLACKMONFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection4882777107425.1
-- Per Game (146 Proj)3.30.190.530.730.290.03
4/6 to 4/12 (4.8 Games)16.71.12.73.61.40.19
4/13 to 4/19 (5.8 Games)18.50.942.94.11.60.18
2019 Season5343285112402
-- Per Game (138 GP)3.90.230.620.810.290.01