Start Em Alert: Hanser Alberto Projected to Finish Ahead of Starlin Castro in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Hanser Alberto is projected for 16.29 fantasy points in 7 games which is good enough to be the #11 ranked second baseman 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 Starlin Castro but behind Jose Altuve. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#29). He is projected for 11.89 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Cavan Biggio (93% OWN)17 FP (79% ST)2.84 FP
#10 Jose Altuve (99% OWN)16.8 FP (98% ST)3.38 FP
#11 Hanser Alberto (21% OWN)16.3 FP (7% ST)2.45 FP
#12 Starlin Castro (83% OWN)15.9 FP (62% ST)2.98 FP
#13 Cesar Hernandez (62% OWN)15.8 FP (19% ST)2.7 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (2B)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#27 Jonathan Villar (96% OWN)12.2 FP (86% ST)2.65 FP
#28 Shedric Long (11% OWN)12 FP (3% ST)2.61 FP
#29 Hanser Alberto (21% OWN)11.9 FP (7% ST)2.45 FP
#30 Dee Gordon (22% OWN)11.7 FP (10% ST)2.15 FP
#31 Jurickson Profar (25% OWN)11.6 FP (10% ST)2.56 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Hanser Alberto to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 348.62 projected fantasy points puts him at #20 behind Ryan McMahon and ahead of Jurickson Profar. He has averaged 2.46 fantasy points in his past 135 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.45 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#63) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Hanser Alberto is expected to come up short of last season's #14 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (2B) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#18 Jose Peraza (50% OWN)358 FP, 2.77 per game202 FP, 137 gp, 1.47 per game (#53)
#19 Ryan McMahon (61% OWN)356 FP, 2.52 per game347 FP, 140 gp, 2.48 per game (#19)
#20 Hanser Alberto (21% OWN)349 FP, 2.45 per game332 FP, 135 gp, 2.46 per game (#22)
#21 Jurickson Profar (25% OWN)342 FP, 2.56 per game340 FP, 136 gp, 2.5 per game (#18)
#22 Gavin Lux (62% OWN)342 FP, 2.79 per game46 FP, 23 gp, 2 per game (#31)

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.

HANSER ALBERTOFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection34914.45662235.3
-- Per Game (142 Proj)2.40.100.390.440.160.04
4/6 to 4/12 (6.6 Games)16.30.672.62.81.00.25
4/13 to 4/19 (4.7 Games)11.90.451.92.00.810.18
2019 Season332125162164
-- Per Game (135 GP)2.50.090.380.460.120.03