Willy Adames is Projected to Be the #24 Shortstop...Behind Niko Goodrum and Ahead of Dansby Swanson the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Willy Adames to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 332.3 projected fantasy points puts him at #24 behind Niko Goodrum and ahead of Dansby Swanson. He has averaged 2.13 fantasy points in his past 149 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.41 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#66) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Willy Adames is expected to come up short of last season's #20 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SS) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#22 Amed Rosario (49% OWN)341 FP, 2.48 per game395 FP, 157 gp, 2.52 per game (#24)
#23 Niko Goodrum (17% OWN)332 FP, 2.61 per game268 FP, 112 gp, 2.39 per game (#26)
#24 Willy Adames (21% OWN)332 FP, 2.41 per game318 FP, 149 gp, 2.13 per game (#31)
#25 Dansby Swanson (40% OWN)331 FP, 2.42 per game345 FP, 125 gp, 2.76 per game (#18)
#26 Freddy Galvis (16% OWN)324 FP, 2.64 per game342 FP, 147 gp, 2.32 per game (#28)

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START EM ALERT: WILLY ADAMES PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF DIDI GREGORIUS IN WEEK 3

Willy Adames is projected for 15.55 fantasy points in 6 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #18 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 Didi Gregorius but behind Paul DeJong. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#26). He is projected for 12.51 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#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
#19 Didi Gregorius (65% OWN)15.3 FP (38% ST)2.78 FP
#20 Miguel Rojas (3% OWN)15.2 FP (1% ST)2.47 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SS)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Niko Goodrum (17% OWN)13.1 FP (6% ST)2.61 FP
#25 Andrelton Simmons (55% OWN)12.6 FP (17% ST)2.85 FP
#26 Willy Adames (21% OWN)12.5 FP (9% ST)2.41 FP
#27 Freddy Galvis (16% OWN)12.5 FP (6% ST)2.64 FP
#28 Nick Ahmed (25% OWN)12.3 FP (10% ST)2.76 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.

WILLY ADAMESFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection332205769445.5
-- Per Game (138 Proj)2.40.150.410.500.320.04
4/6 to 4/12 (6.5 Games)15.51.002.63.22.10.26
4/13 to 4/19 (5.3 Games)12.50.782.12.61.70.20
2019 Season318205269465
-- Per Game (149 GP)2.10.130.350.460.310.03