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Lance
McCullers
College None
Team Houston Astros
43SP
6'1"Height
203Weight
28Age
5Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Lance McCullers's Fantasy Scouting Report

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Lance McCullers is projected for 3.42 fantasy points in one game which is good enough to be the #27 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Eduardo Rodriguez but behind Joe Musgrove. Week 4 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#30). He is projected for 3.16 fantasy points.

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Lance McCullers to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 110.44 projected fantasy points puts him at #17 behind Jose Berrios and ahead of Michael Clevinger. He is projected to average 3.68 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#18) 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 85%, he is the #45 most highly owned starting pitcher.

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2021HOU2828162.31350185761223.161.2100
2020HOU111155.03305620443.921.1600
2018HOU2522128.31060142501003.851.1600
2017HOU2222118.7740132401144.241.2900
2016HOU141481.065010645803.221.5400
2015HOU2222125.7670129431063.221.1810
Career (7 Seasons)3030152.71070173411343.891.1400
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2021HOU5957131001781131.600711.530
2020HOU292455074282.600011.290
2018HOU60551270146821.8011411.010
2017HOU61568111155602.601812.510
2016HOU292950185362.402913.890
2015HOU494510521311061.201811.030
Career (7 Seasons)0662511000000010.970
2021 Situational Stats
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Pitching InningsG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Day/NightG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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MonthG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Season HalfG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
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Playing SurfaceG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Grass0000000000000000000000026000000000000000000000
Turf000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Home/AwayG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Home0000000000000000000000016000000000000000000000
Away0000000000000000000000012000000000000000000000
VenueG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
Globe Life Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Guaranteed Rate Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Angel Stadium of Anaheim000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Dodger Stadium000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Progressive Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
RingCentral Coliseum000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
T-Mobile Park000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
Tropicana Field000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Yankee Stadium000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Comerica Park000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
Minute Maid Park0000000000000000000000016000000000000000000000
OpponentG2PM3PG3PT3PTA3PTPAFGPAPGASTATOBKBPGDQDRBEFBPFFFGFGAFGPFTFTAFTPGSGSSM3PTMFGMFTMinMPGOPTSORBPFPOTPPGPTSRPGSPGSTSTOTFTOTPGTPMTRB
vs. LA-AL000000000000000000000005000000000000000000000
vs. Chi-A000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs. Clev.000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs. Det.000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
vs. K.C.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Minn.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. NY-AL000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Oak.000000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
vs. Sea.000000000000000000000004000000000000000000000
vs. Texas000000000000000000000003000000000000000000000
vs. LA-NL000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. Ariz.000000000000000000000001000000000000000000000
vs. T.B.000000000000000000000002000000000000000000000
2021 Game Log
APRIL
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
04/03@W1-001.801005.021103700095
04/09vsL1-001.801005.021113610088
04/14vsL1-105.541003.746603321087
04/25vsL1-104.741006.0322025100106
04/30@W2-103.461007.0300039000111
MAY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
05/06@L2-103.661006.0633248000105
05/11vsW3-103.151008.031112900096
05/16vsL3-102.741006.050002501095
05/22@L3-103.001005.0633147010105
JUNE
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
06/15vsL3-102.951004.332103300077
06/20vsW4-102.951006.022214400094
06/26@W5-103.001005.352202700089
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
07/02@W6-103.041005.3622048100107
07/08vsL6-203.001007.0722028010107
07/16@W7-202.861007.0211021000094
07/21vsL7-203.101005.0644028100100
07/27@W8-203.281006.0644138010109
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/03@W9-203.091006.7400039000110
08/08vsL9-303.311004.784423410089
08/15@L9-403.321005.7622018110108
08/20vsW10-403.311006.0522118110102
08/25vsL10-403.441006.7544147000107
08/31@L10-403.301005.0400033000102
SEPTEMBER
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
09/06vsW11-403.291006.042204700093
09/12vsW12-403.211006.0311127100102
09/18vsL12-403.211006.0732028000111
09/23@L12-503.261006.0233045000101
09/30vsW13-503.251006.032211400098
Past Projections
  • 19 Mar 2019

    Lance McCullers Was Good, but Not Elite, in Fantasy

    Lance McCullers Was Good, but Not Elite, in Fantasy
  • 21 Feb 2019

    A Very Good Fantasy Season for Lance McCullers

    A Very Good Fantasy Season for Lance McCullers
  • 08 Nov 2018

    Lance McCullers is Projected to Be an Elite Fantasy Player in 2019 (#37 SP)

    Lance McCullers is Projected to Be an Elite Fantasy Player in 2019 (#37 SP)
  • 02 Nov 2018

    Lance McCullers is Projected to Be an Elite Fantasy Player in 2019 (#35 SP)

    Lance McCullers is Projected to Be an Elite Fantasy Player in 2019 (#35 SP)