Aaron Nola is Projected to Be the #16 Starting Pitcher...Behind David Price and Ahead of Lucas Giolito the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Aaron Nola to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 21.18 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind David Price and ahead of Lucas Giolito. He has averaged 5.1 fantasy points in his past 62 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 4.41 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#12) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 98%, he is the #10 most highly owned starting pitcher. Aaron Nola is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #19 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#14 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)22 FP, 3.94 per game142 FP, 30 gp, 4.75 per game (#12)
#15 David Price (94% OWN)22 FP, 3.91 per game114 FP, 30 gp, 3.82 per game (#21)
#16 Aaron Nola (98% OWN)21 FP, 4.41 per game218 FP, 33 gp, 6.6 per game (#7)
#17 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)21 FP, 3.7 per game218 FP, 33 gp, 6.6 per game (#7)
#18 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)19.5 FP, 4.07 per game218 FP, 33 gp, 6.6 per game (#7)

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WEEK 24 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Aaron Nola is projected for 5.73 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #12 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners in Week 24. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Aaron Nola is not expected to be active the rest of week 23.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#10 Jack Flaherty (97% OWN)6.4 FP (80% ST)2.63 FP
#11 Walker Buehler (98% OWN)6.2 FP (87% ST)6.5 FP
#12 Aaron Nola (98% OWN)5.7 FP (86% ST)4.41 FP
#13 Mike Soroka (96% OWN)5.6 FP (76% ST)3.16 FP
#14 Zack Greinke (98% OWN)5.4 FP (85% ST)4.63 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.

AARON NOLAFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201921.22.00.929328.9
-- Per Game (5 Proj)4.40.430.196.16.61.8
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)5.70.420.176.46.51.6
2019 Season9812417419464
-- Per Game (29 GP)3.40.410.146.06.72.2
2018 to 20193162910384418122
-- Per Game (62 GP)5.10.470.166.26.72.0