Andrew Heaney is a Better Fantasy Option Than Ivan Nova But Not as Good as Tanner Roark the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Andrew Heaney to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 1.35 projected fantasy points puts him at #103 behind Tanner Roark and ahead of Ivan Nova. He has averaged 0.99 fantasy points in his past 43 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.24 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#105) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 85%, he is the #57 most highly owned starting pitcher. Andrew Heaney is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #73 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#101 Dustin May (68% OWN)1.4 FP, 0.52 per game126 FP, 31 gp, 4.1 per game (#18)
#102 Tanner Roark (70% OWN)1.4 FP, 0.3 per game126 FP, 31 gp, 4.1 per game (#18)
#103 Andrew Heaney (85% OWN)1.3 FP, 0.24 per game26 FP, 30 gp, 0.87 per game (#62)
#104 Ivan Nova (53% OWN)1.3 FP, 0.29 per game26 FP, 30 gp, 0.87 per game (#62)
#105 Zach Davies (55% OWN)1.2 FP, 0.21 per game26 FP, 30 gp, 0.87 per game (#62)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Andrew Heaney is projected for -0.83 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #71 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above J.A. Happ but behind Dillon Peters the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#49). He is projected for 2.06 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#69 Adam Plutko (48% OWN)-0.51 FP (31% ST)0.38 FP
#70 Dillon Peters (23% OWN)-0.75 FP (9% ST)-1.24 FP
#71 Andrew Heaney (85% OWN)-0.83 FP (59% ST)0.24 FP
#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
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#47 Mike Leake (51% OWN)2.2 FP (27% ST)0.31 FP
#48 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)2.15 FP (86% ST)3.73 FP
#49 Andrew Heaney (85% OWN)2.06 FP (59% ST)0.24 FP
#50 James Paxton (97% OWN)2.03 FP (75% ST)1.78 FP
#51 Jake Junis (46% OWN)1.99 FP (25% ST)-0.32 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.

ANDREW HEANEYFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20191.31.22.034349.3
-- Per Game (6 Proj)0.240.200.355.95.91.6
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)-0.830.160.395.76.31.7
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)2.10.220.316.26.21.2
2019 Season16.733718823
-- Per Game (13 GP)1.30.230.235.46.81.8
2018 to 201942.7121324926868
-- Per Game (43 GP)0.990.280.305.86.21.6