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Walker
Buehler
College Vanderbilt
Team Los Angeles Dodgers
21SP
6'2"Height
175Weight
26Age
1Exp
R/RBats/Throws
Walker Buehler's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Walker Buehler to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 153.84 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Gerrit Cole and ahead of Stephen Strasburg. He has averaged 5.23 fantasy points in his past 30 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.46 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #2 most highly owned starting pitcher. Walker Buehler is expected to improve on last season's #11 fantasy position rank.

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WALKER BUEHLER WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Walker Buehler is projected for 6.02 fantasy points in one game which is good enough to be the #8 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Max Scherzer but behind Aaron Nola. Week 4 will be a very good week and he is projected to be the number one starting pitcher. He is projected for 12.04 fantasy points.

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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2020LAD8836.71004211243.430.9500
2019LAD3030182.31440215371533.251.0420
2018LAD2423137.385015137952.620.9600
2017LAD809.3100128117.712.0300
Career (4 Seasons)111167.75107417583.321.1010
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2020LAD181471030390.80048.840
2019LAD776620701601651.02049.720
2018LAD434012611391131.20049.041
2017LAD882011033.300118.320
Career (4 Seasons)02583000000010.370
2020 Situational Stats
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Other Pitching SituationsG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Day/NightG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
July000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
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September000000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
Season HalfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Post All-Star000000000000000000000008000000000000000000000
Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Grass000000000000000000000007000000000000000000000
Turf000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Home000000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
Away000000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
RoleG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs. S.F.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Chase Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Angel Stadium of Anaheim000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Dodger Stadium000000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
PETCO Park000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Minute Maid Park000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs. LA-AL000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Oak.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Hou.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. S.D.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Col.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Ariz.000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
2020 Game Log
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/03@L0-005.401005.033333300079
08/09vsL0-004.501005.712204611087
08/15@L0-005.791004.765411501089
08/21vsW1-004.501006.0411001100092
SEPTEMBER
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
09/02vsL1-003.601005.020001601071
09/08@L1-004.001002.745220200061
09/24vsL1-003.481004.010001601065