Projecting a Down Week 21 for Mike Soroka with Fewer FPs Than Madison Bumgarner

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Mike Soroka is projected for 1.81 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 21 which ranks him as the #42 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 Homer Bailey but behind Madison Bumgarner the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#15). He is projected for 5.72 fantasy points.

8/14 TO 8/18 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#40 Jon Lester (94% OWN)1.84 FP (61% ST)2.06 FP
#41 Madison Bumgarner (97% OWN)1.82 FP (88% ST)2.3 FP
#42 Mike Soroka (97% OWN)1.81 FP (68% ST)4.02 FP
#43 Homer Bailey (30% OWN)1.72 FP (14% ST)1.22 FP
#44 Dinelson Lamet (68% OWN)1.62 FP (34% ST)1.12 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#13 Michael Clevinger (97% OWN)6.1 FP (92% ST)4.62 FP
#14 Cole Hamels (97% OWN)6 FP (64% ST)2.98 FP
#15 Mike Soroka (97% OWN)5.7 FP (68% ST)4.02 FP
#16 Kyle Gibson (90% OWN)5.7 FP (53% ST)1.44 FP
#17 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)5.6 FP (87% ST)4.83 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Mike Soroka to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 30.17 projected fantasy points puts him at #20 behind Wade Miley and ahead of Jake Odorizzi. He has averaged 4.14 fantasy points in his past 26 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 4.02 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#21) 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 97%, he is the #29 most highly owned starting pitcher. Mike Soroka is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #14 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#18 Aaron Nola (98% OWN)32 FP, 3.79 per game218 FP, 33 gp, 6.6 per game (#7)
#19 Wade Miley (95% OWN)30 FP, 3.63 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#20 Mike Soroka (97% OWN)30 FP, 4.02 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#21 Jake Odorizzi (96% OWN)30 FP, 3.33 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#22 Cole Hamels (97% OWN)27 FP, 2.98 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)

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.

MIKE SOROKAFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201930.23.40.9433611.3
-- Per Game (8 Proj)4.00.450.125.84.81.5
8/12 to 8/18 (2 Games)1.80.370.145.54.61.8
8/19 to 8/25 (2 Games)5.70.560.085.55.21.2
2019 Season10410212810330
-- Per Game (21 GP)4.90.480.106.14.91.4
2018 to 201910812315212437
-- Per Game (26 GP)4.10.460.125.94.81.4