Tim Anderson is Projected to Be the #14 Shortstop...Behind Jean Segura and Ahead of Andrelton Simmons the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Tim Anderson to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 391.71 projected fantasy points puts him at #14 behind Jean Segura and ahead of Andrelton Simmons. He has averaged 2.95 fantasy points in his past 122 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.75 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#38) 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 91%, he is the #12 most highly owned shortstop. Tim Anderson is expected to slightly improve on last season's #15 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#12 Corey Seager (74% OWN)398 FP, 2.95 per game404 FP, 132 gp, 3.06 per game (#13)
#13 Jean Segura (84% OWN)396 FP, 2.74 per game384 FP, 144 gp, 2.67 per game (#19)
#14 Tim Anderson (91% OWN)392 FP, 2.75 per game360 FP, 122 gp, 2.95 per game (#15)
#15 Andrelton Simmons (55% OWN)391 FP, 2.85 per game244 FP, 103 gp, 2.36 per game (#27)
#16 Didi Gregorius (65% OWN)381 FP, 2.78 per game246 FP, 81 gp, 3.03 per game (#14)

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TIM ANDERSON WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tim Anderson is projected for 15.76 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #16 projected shortstop 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 Paul DeJong but behind Bo Bichette. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#5). He is projected for 19.1 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Jean Segura (84% OWN)16 FP (46% ST)2.74 FP
#15 Bo Bichette (71% OWN)15.9 FP (54% ST)3.07 FP
#16 Tim Anderson (91% OWN)15.8 FP (59% ST)2.75 FP
#17 Paul DeJong (63% OWN)15.7 FP (40% ST)2.58 FP
#18 Willy Adames (21% OWN)15.5 FP (9% ST)2.41 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Francisco Lindor (99% OWN)19.6 FP (99% ST)3.41 FP
#4 Xander Bogaerts (99% OWN)19.5 FP (98% ST)3.38 FP
#5 Tim Anderson (91% OWN)19.1 FP (59% ST)2.75 FP
#6 Gleyber Torres (99% OWN)18.7 FP (98% ST)3.23 FP
#7 Jorge Polanco (96% OWN)18.6 FP (88% ST)3.12 FP

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.

TIM ANDERSONFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection3922164852316.0
-- Per Game (142 Proj)2.80.150.450.600.160.11
4/6 to 4/12 (5.6 Games)15.80.822.63.50.840.62
4/13 to 4/19 (6.5 Games)19.10.973.14.11.10.77
2019 Season3601856811517
-- Per Game (122 GP)3.00.150.460.660.120.14