Adam Wainwright is Projected to Be the #152 Starting Pitcher... and Not Worth a Roster Spot (48% Owned)

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Adam Wainwright is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -3.6 projected fantasy points puts him at #152 behind Chris Stratton and ahead of Justus Sheffield. He has averaged -1.4 fantasy points in his past 33 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.63 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#142) 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 48%, he is the #92 most highly owned starting pitcher. Adam Wainwright is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #133 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#150 Martin Perez (53% OWN)-3.2 FP, -0.56 per game24 FP, 36 gp, 0.7 per game (#54)
#151 Chris Stratton (1% OWN)-3.3 FP, -1.23 per game24 FP, 36 gp, 0.7 per game (#54)
#152 Adam Wainwright (48% OWN)-3.6 FP, -0.63 per game24 FP, 36 gp, 0.7 per game (#54)
#153 Justus Sheffield (29% OWN)-3.7 FP, -0.78 per game24 FP, 36 gp, 0.7 per game (#54)
#154 Jalen Beeks (9% OWN)-3.8 FP, -0.8 per game24 FP, 36 gp, 0.7 per game (#54)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Adam Wainwright is projected for 0.26 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #53 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Danny Duffy but behind Brock Burke the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#129). He is projected for -0.67 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#51 Steven Matz (77% OWN)0.39 FP (36% ST)0.76 FP
#52 Brock Burke (12% OWN)0.3 FP (6% ST)-1.02 FP
#53 Adam Wainwright (48% OWN)0.26 FP (31% ST)-0.63 FP
#54 Danny Duffy (22% OWN)0.23 FP (3% ST)-1.11 FP
#55 Collin McHugh (17% OWN)0.07 FP (8% ST)1.51 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#127 Jeff Samardzija (83% OWN)-0.6 FP (61% ST)0.03 FP
#128 Brock Stewart (0% OWN)-0.61 FP-1.93 FP
#129 Adam Wainwright (48% OWN)-0.67 FP (31% ST)-0.63 FP
#130 Dylan Bundy (28% OWN)-0.75 FP (14% ST)0 FP
#131 Elieser Hernandez (11% OWN)-0.76 FP (6% ST)-1.38 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.

ADAM WAINWRIGHTFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 2019-3.602.21.9312812.1
-- Per Game (6 Proj)-0.630.380.335.44.92.1
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)0.260.390.305.25.22.0
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)-0.670.350.345.64.21.8
2019 Season-25.679913513057
-- Per Game (25 GP)-1.030.360.365.45.22.3
2018 to 2019-46.33111317517075
-- Per Game (33 GP)-1.400.330.395.35.22.3