Waiver Wire Pick Up: Tyler Mahle is Projected to Be the #140 SP the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Tyler Mahle may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His -2.14 projected fantasy points puts him at #140 behind Jordan Yamamoto and ahead of Kyle Freeland. He has averaged -2.62 fantasy points in his past 43 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.57 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#141) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Tyler Mahle is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #180 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#138 Eric Lauer (28% OWN)-1.6 FP, -0.29 per game114 FP, 30 gp, 3.8 per game (#21)
#139 Jordan Yamamoto (46% OWN)-2 FP, -0.7 per game114 FP, 30 gp, 3.8 per game (#21)
#140 Tyler Mahle (12% OWN)-2.1 FP, -0.57 per game114 FP, 30 gp, 3.8 per game (#21)
#141 Kyle Freeland (19% OWN)-2.2 FP, -0.79 per game122 FP, 33 gp, 3.71 per game (#22)
#142 Jesse Hahn-2.3 FP, -0.89 per game122 FP, 33 gp, 3.71 per game (#22)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tyler Mahle is projected for -0.93 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #74 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Zach Davies but behind Pablo Lopez the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#106). He is projected for -0.12 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#72 J.A. Happ (76% OWN)-0.84 FP (49% ST)0.04 FP
#73 Pablo Lopez (35% OWN)-0.88 FP (14% ST)0.8 FP
#74 Tyler Mahle (12% OWN)-0.93 FP (2% ST)-0.57 FP
#75 Zach Davies (55% OWN)-1.02 FP (23% ST)0.21 FP
#76 Alex Young (43% OWN)-1.13 FP (24% ST)1.13 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#104 Chris Stratton (1% OWN)-0.09 FP-1.3 FP
#105 Eric Lauer (28% OWN)-0.11 FP (16% ST)-0.29 FP
#106 Tyler Mahle (12% OWN)-0.12 FP (2% ST)-0.57 FP
#107 Jefry Rodriguez (3% OWN)-0.12 FP-0.49 FP
#108 Trevor Oaks (0% OWN)-0.13 FP-0.96 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.

TYLER MAHLEFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 2019-2.140.50.89.99.43.0
-- Per Game (4 Proj)-0.570.140.232.72.50.79
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)-0.930.200.405.65.11.6
9/2 to 9/8 (0.3 Games)-0.120.010.010.260.280.08
2019 Season-61.6721010210626
-- Per Game (19 GP)-3.250.110.535.45.61.4
2018 to 2019-112.6791921121679
-- Per Game (43 GP)-2.620.210.444.95.01.8