Tanner Rainey is Projected to Be the #260 Reliever... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Tanner Rainey is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -3.64 projected fantasy points puts him at #260 behind Matt Grace and ahead of Wes Parsons. He has averaged -1.14 fantasy points in his past 46 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.38 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#213) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Tanner Rainey is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #240 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#258 Buck Farmer-3.5 FP, -0.28 per game43 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#41)
#259 Matt Grace-3.6 FP, -0.43 per game43 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#41)
#260 Tanner Rainey-3.6 FP, -0.38 per game43 FP, 30 gp, 1.4 per game (#41)
#261 Wes Parsons-3.6 FP, -1.08 per game-11.5 FP, 1 gp (#259)
#262 Josh Staumont (1% OWN)-3.7 FP, -0.44 per game-11.5 FP, 1 gp (#259)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tanner Rainey is projected for -0.12 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which only ranks him as the #185 projected reliever and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Matt Grace but behind Brad Brach the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#238). He is projected for -0.74 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#183 Phillip Diehl-0.11 FP-0.65 FP
#184 Brad Brach-0.12 FP-0.22 FP
#185 Tanner Rainey-0.12 FP-0.38 FP
#186 Matt Grace-0.12 FP-0.43 FP
#187 Jose Alvarez-0.12 FP-0.06 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#236 Matt Grace-0.7 FP-0.43 FP
#237 Jordan Romano-0.73 FP-0.46 FP
#238 Tanner Rainey-0.74 FP-0.38 FP
#239 Ruben Alaniz-0.75 FP-0.73 FP
#240 Jacob Barnes-0.76 FP-0.74 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.

TANNER RAINEYFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 2019-3.640.22.08.111.56.9
-- Per Game (9 Proj)-0.380.020.210.851.20.72
8/26 to 9/1 (0.9 Games)-0.120.020.180.740.950.60
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)-0.740.040.421.72.41.5
2019 Season-19.0308345230
-- Per Game (38 GP)-0.500.000.210.891.40.79
2018 to 2019-52.5308405942
-- Per Game (46 GP)-1.140.000.170.861.30.91