Start Kyle Higashioka in Week 20... Ahead of Andrew Knapp

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Kyle Higashioka is projected for 4.47 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which projects to being the #46 ranked catcher. 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 Andrew Knapp but behind Martin Maldonado the rest of the week. Week 21 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#48). He is projected for 5.43 fantasy points.

8/6 TO 8/11 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#44 Victor Caratini (13% OWN)4.87 FP (11% ST)2.66 FP
#45 Martin Maldonado (5% OWN)4.59 FP (3% ST)2.65 FP
#46 Kyle Higashioka (0% OWN)4.47 FP2.65 FP
#47 Andrew Knapp (0% OWN)4.38 FP2.45 FP
#48 Cam Gallagher (2% OWN)4.32 FP (2% ST)2.57 FP
8/12 TO 8/18 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#46 Sandy Leon (0% OWN)5.5 FP1.77 FP
#47 Max Stassi (1% OWN)5.5 FP1.86 FP
#48 Kyle Higashioka (0% OWN)5.4 FP2.65 FP
#49 Victor Caratini (13% OWN)5.2 FP (11% ST)2.66 FP
#50 Garrett Stubbs (1% OWN)4.93 FP2.92 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Kyle Higashioka is the #22 fantasy catcher with an average of 2.65 fantasy points per game. But with him projected to play just 13 games in you will need to wait on him to deliver value. In 9 games this season he has averaged 1.78 which ranks him as the #42 catcher based on average. Last season, he was the #53 catcher with 1.27 fantasy points per game.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#54 Max Stassi (1% OWN)35 FP, 1.86 per game134 FP, 78 gp, 1.72 per game (#36)
#55 Garrett Stubbs (1% OWN)35 FP, 2.92 per game134 FP, 78 gp, 1.72 per game (#36)
#56 Kyle Higashioka34 FP, 2.65 per game33 FP, 26 gp, 1.27 per game (#51)
#57 Tom Murphy (5% OWN)34 FP, 2.45 per game34 FP, 36 gp, 0.94 per game (#65)
#58 Bryan Holaday34 FP, 2.24 per game60 FP, 59 gp, 1.01 per game (#60)

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.

KYLE HIGASHIOKAFPHRRBIRBBSB
Rest of 201934.52.37.47.14.30.2
-- Per Game (13 Proj)2.70.180.590.570.340.01
8/5 to 8/11 (1.5 Games)4.50.290.930.900.530.02
8/12 to 8/18 (2 Games)5.40.381.21.10.610.03
2019 Season16.014500
-- Per Game (9 GP)1.80.110.440.560.000.00
2018 to 201949.04101060
-- Per Game (35 GP)1.40.110.290.290.170.00