Yan Gomes is a Better Fantasy Option Than John Hicks But Not as Good as Elias Diaz the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Yan Gomes to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 168.81 projected fantasy points puts him at #50 behind Elias Diaz and ahead of John Hicks. He has averaged 2.08 fantasy points in his past 97 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 2.21 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#80) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Yan Gomes is expected to come up short of last season's #22 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (C) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#48 Roldani Baldwin170 FP, 2.79 per game3.23 FP
#49 Elias Diaz (1% OWN)169 FP, 2.23 per game149 FP, 98 gp, 1.52 per game (#58)
#50 Yan Gomes (6% OWN)169 FP, 2.21 per game202 FP, 97 gp, 2.08 per game (#26)
#51 John Hicks (1% OWN)167 FP, 2.18 per game146 FP, 93 gp, 1.56 per game (#55)
#52 Austin Romine (4% OWN)161 FP, 2.11 per game150 FP, 70 gp, 2.14 per game (#24)

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YAN GOMES WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Yan Gomes is projected for 6.92 fantasy points in 3 games which projects to being the #49 ranked catcher. This may be a week you want to sit Yan Gomes. 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 Michael Perez but behind Chad Wallach. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#43). He is projected for 6.68 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#47 Austin Romine (4% OWN)7 FP (2% ST)2.11 FP
#48 Chad Wallach (0% OWN)7 FP2.42 FP
#49 Yan Gomes (6% OWN)6.9 FP (3% ST)2.21 FP
#50 Michael Perez (0% OWN)6.9 FP2.48 FP
#51 Grayson Greiner (0% OWN)6.8 FP1.69 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (C)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#41 David Freitas (0% OWN)6.8 FP2.43 FP
#42 Tony Wolters (3% OWN)6.7 FP (2% ST)2.33 FP
#43 Yan Gomes (6% OWN)6.7 FP (3% ST)2.21 FP
#44 Mike Zunino (5% OWN)6.7 FP (2% ST)2.26 FP
#45 P.J. Higgins (0% OWN)6.6 FP2.5 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.

YAN GOMESFPHRRBIRBBSB
2020 Projection1699.73634241.2
-- Per Game (77 Proj)2.20.130.470.440.310.02
4/6 to 4/12 (3 Games)6.90.451.51.30.960.04
4/13 to 4/19 (3 Games)6.70.361.41.30.940.05
2019 Season202124336382
-- Per Game (97 GP)2.10.120.440.370.390.02