Aroldis Chapman is Projected to Be the #12 Reliever...Behind Edwin Diaz and Ahead of Kirby Yates the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Aroldis Chapman to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 41.72 projected fantasy points puts him at #12 behind Edwin Diaz and ahead of Kirby Yates. He has averaged 5.01 fantasy points in his past 110 games, which is slightly more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 4.74 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) 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 97%, he is the #1 most highly owned reliever. Aroldis Chapman is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #2 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#10 Ken Giles (81% OWN)42 FP, 4.07 per game156 FP, 55 gp, 2.83 per game (#18)
#11 Edwin Diaz (82% OWN)42 FP, 4.26 per game434 FP, 73 gp, 5.95 per game (#1)
#12 Aroldis Chapman (97% OWN)42 FP, 4.74 per game270 FP, 55 gp, 4.9 per game (#5)
#13 Kirby Yates (96% OWN)42 FP, 3.84 per game135 FP, 65 gp, 2.08 per game (#30)
#14 Brandon Workman (64% OWN)41 FP, 4.27 per game31 FP, 43 gp, 0.73 per game (#67)

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WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Aroldis Chapman is projected for 9.63 fantasy points in 2 games which is good enough to be the #14 ranked reliever and a must start for most owners. 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 Brandon Workman but behind Craig Kimbrel. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#7). He is projected for 12.15 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#12 Jose Leclerc10.4 FP (37% ST)3.15 FP
#13 Craig Kimbrel10.4 FP (79% ST)4.56 FP
#14 Aroldis Chapman9.6 FP (94% ST)4.74 FP
#15 Brandon Workman9.3 FP (51% ST)4.27 FP
#16 Ken Giles8.9 FP (61% ST)4.07 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Josh Hader12.5 FP (84% ST)3.83 FP
#6 Brad Hand12.2 FP (93% ST)5.1 FP
#7 Aroldis Chapman12.2 FP (94% ST)4.74 FP
#8 Liam Hendriks12.1 FP (82% ST)5.2 FP
#9 Kirby Yates11.4 FP (92% ST)3.84 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.

AROLDIS CHAPMANFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 201941.75.40.48.112.53.9
-- Per Game (9 Proj)4.70.610.050.921.40.44
9/2 to 9/8 (2.1 Games)9.61.30.102.03.31.0
9/9 to 9/15 (2.3 Games)12.21.60.112.23.10.95
2019 Season281360537925
-- Per Game (55 GP)5.10.650.000.961.40.45
2018 to 201955168110217255
-- Per Game (110 GP)5.00.620.010.921.60.50