Nestor Cortes Is Not Projected Play Consistently and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Nestor Cortes is the #163 fantasy reliever with an average of -0.17 fantasy points per game. He is only projected to play in 6 games in which limits his full season value. In 15 games this season he has averaged 1.03 which ranks him as the #52 reliever based on average.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#166 Connor Sadzeck-1 FP, -0.49 per game47 FP, 69 gp, 0.7 per game (#71)
#167 Jerry Blevins-1 FP, -0.1 per game47 FP, 69 gp, 0.7 per game (#71)
#168 Nestor Cortes-1 FP, -0.17 per game47 FP, 69 gp, 0.7 per game (#71)
#169 Joe Biagini (3% OWN)-1.1 FP, -0.05 per game47 FP, 69 gp, 0.7 per game (#71)
#170 J.C. Ramirez-1.2 FP, -0.58 per game47 FP, 69 gp, 0.7 per game (#71)

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WEEK 18 AND 19 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Nestor Cortes is projected for -0.14 fantasy points the rest of the week in week 18 which only ranks him as the #161 projected reliever and not a fantasy relevant player. He is ranked above David Hernandez but behind Stephen Tarpley the rest of the week. Week 19 will not be as good based on projected rank (#171). He is projected for -0.21 fantasy points.

7/26 TO 7/28 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#159 Blaine Hardy-0.13 FP-0.35 FP
#160 Stephen Tarpley-0.14 FP-0.88 FP
#161 Nestor Cortes-0.14 FP-0.17 FP
#162 David Hernandez-0.14 FP-0.23 FP
#163 Chad Sobotka-0.15 FP-0.19 FP
7/29 TO 8/4 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#169 Taylor Guerrieri-0.21 FP-1.1 FP
#170 Jose Alvarez-0.21 FP-0.14 FP
#171 Nestor Cortes-0.21 FP-0.17 FP
#172 Alex McRae-0.21 FP-1.23 FP
#173 Michael Feliz-0.21 FP-0.19 FP

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.

NESTOR CORTESFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 2019-1.010.11.010.510.74.1
-- Per Game (6 Proj)-0.170.020.181.81.80.70
7/22 to 7/28 (0.3 Games)-0.140.000.050.460.510.20
7/29 to 8/4 (0.6 Games)-0.210.010.111.11.20.47
2019 Season15.501403914
-- Per Game (15 GP)1.00.000.072.72.60.93
2018 to 20193.601444218
-- Per Game (19 GP)0.190.000.052.32.20.95