Jacob deGrom is Projected to Be the #4 Starting Pitcher...Behind Gerrit Cole and Ahead of Walker Buehler the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on our latest projection, you can expect Jacob deGrom to be an elite fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 32.88 projected fantasy points puts him at #4 behind Gerrit Cole and ahead of Walker Buehler. He has averaged 5.62 fantasy points in his past 60 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 6.71 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #9 most highly owned starting pitcher. Jacob deGrom is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #14 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#2 Justin Verlander (98% OWN)42 FP, 8.4 per game243 FP, 34 gp, 7.15 per game (#4)
#3 Gerrit Cole (98% OWN)35 FP, 7 per game200 FP, 32 gp, 6.26 per game (#8)
#4 Jacob deGrom (98% OWN)33 FP, 6.7 per game216 FP, 32 gp, 6.77 per game (#5)
#5 Walker Buehler (98% OWN)31 FP, 6.5 per game92 FP, 23 gp, 3.99 per game (#19)
#6 Stephen Strasburg (98% OWN)26 FP, 5.5 per game64 FP, 22 gp, 2.91 per game (#31)

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WEEK 24 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Jacob deGrom is projected for 4.77 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #18 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners in Week 24. His rest of season rank is better than his week 23 rank. Jacob deGrom is not expected to be active the rest of week 23.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Hyun-Jin Ryu (97% OWN)5.1 FP (68% ST)6 FP
#17 Stephen Strasburg (98% OWN)4.78 FP (92% ST)5.5 FP
#18 Jacob deGrom (98% OWN)4.77 FP (87% ST)6.7 FP
#19 Homer Bailey (51% OWN)4.44 FP (37% ST)3.21 FP
#20 Tony Gonsolin (28% OWN)4.4 FP (13% ST)2.86 FP

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.

JACOB DEGROMFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201932.92.41.031356.9
-- Per Game (5 Proj)6.70.480.206.37.11.4
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)4.80.330.276.46.81.4
2019 Season1218816921439
-- Per Game (28 GP)4.30.290.296.07.61.4
2018 to 2019338181738548385
-- Per Game (60 GP)5.60.300.286.48.01.4