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Alex
Young
College TCU
Team Arizona Diamondbacks
49SP
6'3"Height
221Weight
26Age
1Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Alex Young's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Alex Young is projected for 1.55 fantasy points in 2 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #62 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average week with fewer fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above David Price but behind Caleb Smith. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#85). He is projected for 0.4 fantasy points.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Alex Young to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 8.6 projected fantasy points puts him at #48 behind Dinelson Lamet and ahead of Lance Lynn. He has averaged 2.2 fantasy points in his past 12 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.83 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#56) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 42%, he is the #105 most highly owned starting pitcher. Alex Young is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #56 fantasy position rank.

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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2019ARI171583.37507127723.561.1800
Career (2 Seasons)171583.07507127723.571.1900
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2019ARI4033144496791.220211.120
Career (2 Seasons)4033144496791.220211.170