Marcus Stroman Leaves Early With Cramp

SCOUT ANALYST JOHN BOLLMAN'S TAKE

Marcus Stroman left his start over the weekend early with a pectoral cramp. He is not expected to miss any time and he will make his next start.

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Marcus Stroman to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 8.5 projected fantasy points puts him at #87 behind Brett Anderson and ahead of Chris Bassitt. He has averaged -1.67 fantasy points in his past 40 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.77 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#92) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 92%, he is the #50 most highly owned starting pitcher. Marcus Stroman is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #78 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#85 Yu Darvish (93% OWN)8.8 FP, 0.8 per game51 FP, 15 gp, 3.4 per game (#27)
#86 Brett Anderson (45% OWN)8.5 FP, 0.85 per game51 FP, 15 gp, 3.4 per game (#27)
#87 Marcus Stroman (92% OWN)8.5 FP, 0.77 per game51 FP, 15 gp, 3.4 per game (#27)
#88 Chris Bassitt (50% OWN)8.2 FP, 0.82 per game51 FP, 15 gp, 3.4 per game (#27)
#89 Sean Manaea (20% OWN)8.2 FP, 1.17 per game54 FP, 27 gp, 1.99 per game (#41)

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and next week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

MARCUS STROMANFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20198.54.04.2664919.6
-- Per Game (11 Proj)0.770.360.386.04.51.8
7/29 to 8/4 (2 Games)4.90.820.6312.68.63.0
2019 Season9.26111259935
-- Per Game (21 GP)0.440.290.525.94.71.7
2018 to 2019-67.00102022517671
-- Per Game (40 GP)-1.670.250.505.64.41.8