Jose Ruiz Is Not Projected Play Consistently and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Based on average projected fantasy points, Jose Ruiz is the #335 fantasy reliever with an average of -1.1 fantasy points per game. He is only projected to play in 7 games in which limits his full season value. Last season, he was the #324 reliever with -1.54 fantasy points per game.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#257 Fernando Romero (1% OWN)-7.7 FP, -1.09 per game3.11 FP
#258 Shawn Armstrong-7.8 FP, -0.12 per game3.11 FP
#259 Jose Ruiz-7.8 FP, -1.1 per game3.11 FP
#260 James Norwood-7.8 FP, -0.9 per game3.11 FP
#261 Luke Farrell-7.9 FP, -0.18 per game3.11 FP

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JOSE RUIZ WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jose Ruiz is projected for -0.29 fantasy points in week 3 which only ranks him as the #227 projected reliever and not a fantasy relevant player. He is ranked above Greg Holland but behind Edgar Garcia. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#219). He is projected for -0.27 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#225 Steve Cishek-0.29 FP (1% ST)-0.13 FP
#226 Edgar Garcia-0.29 FP-0.33 FP
#227 Jose Ruiz-0.29 FP-1.1 FP
#228 Greg Holland-0.29 FP (1% ST)-0.28 FP
#229 Cy Sneed-0.3 FP-0.49 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#217 Andrew Miller-0.26 FP (3% ST)-0.01 FP
#218 Jose Alvarez-0.27 FP-0.23 FP
#219 Jose Ruiz-0.27 FP-1.1 FP
#220 Eric Yardley-0.28 FP-0.33 FP
#221 Austin Gomber-0.28 FP-0.29 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

JOSE RUIZFPSVHDIPKBB
2020 Projection-7.830.10.76.66.54.0
-- Per Game (7 Proj)-1.100.010.090.920.910.56
4/6 to 4/12 (0.3 Games)-0.290.000.030.260.270.16
4/13 to 4/19 (0.3 Games)-0.270.000.020.250.250.15
2019 Season-61.4301393524
-- Per Game (40 GP)-1.540.000.020.980.880.60