Start Em Alert: Ryan O'Hearn Projected to Finish Ahead of Matt Olson in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Ryan O'Hearn is projected for 17.25 fantasy points in 7 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #16 projected first baseman 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 Matt Olson but behind Rhys Hoskins. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#23). He is projected for 14.44 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Daniel Vogelbach (21% OWN)17.3 FP (8% ST)2.53 FP
#15 Rhys Hoskins (98% OWN)17.3 FP (90% ST)3.01 FP
#16 Ryan O'Hearn (13% OWN)17.2 FP (4% ST)2.53 FP
#17 Matt Olson (97% OWN)16.8 FP (79% ST)3.03 FP
#18 Ji-Man Choi (12% OWN)16.4 FP (3% ST)2.74 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (1B/DH)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#21 J.D. Martinez (98% OWN)14.6 FP (85% ST)3.21 FP
#22 Daniel Murphy (64% OWN)14.5 FP (33% ST)2.96 FP
#23 Ryan O'Hearn (13% OWN)14.4 FP (4% ST)2.53 FP
#24 Cheslor Cuthbert (1% OWN)14.2 FP2.52 FP
#25 Matt Adams (3% OWN)13.9 FP (1% ST)2.55 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Ryan O'Hearn to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 352.72 projected fantasy points puts him at #25 behind Ji-Man Choi and ahead of Nick Solak. He has averaged 1.76 fantasy points in his past 104 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.53 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#76) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Ryan O'Hearn is expected to improve on last season's #45 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (1B/DH) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#23 Daniel Vogelbach (21% OWN)358 FP, 2.53 per game372 FP, 144 gp, 2.58 per game (#29)
#24 Ji-Man Choi (12% OWN)357 FP, 2.74 per game324 FP, 126 gp, 2.57 per game (#30)
#25 Ryan O'Hearn (13% OWN)353 FP, 2.53 per game183 FP, 104 gp, 1.76 per game (#52)
#26 Nick Solak (34% OWN)352 FP, 2.89 per game98 FP, 33 gp, 2.95 per game (#17)
#27 Miguel Cabrera (27% OWN)352 FP, 2.55 per game293 FP, 136 gp, 2.15 per game (#41)

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.

RYAN O'HEARNFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection353297462570.3
-- Per Game (140 Proj)2.50.210.530.440.410.00
4/6 to 4/12 (6.6 Games)17.21.43.63.02.80.01
4/13 to 4/19 (5.1 Games)14.41.23.02.52.20.02
2019 Season183143832390
-- Per Game (104 GP)1.80.130.370.310.380.00