Aroldis Chapman is Projected to Be the #16 Reliever...Behind Brandon Workman and Ahead of Felipe Vazquez 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 42.49 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind Brandon Workman and ahead of Felipe Vazquez. 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 4.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#10) 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
#14 Kirby Yates (96% OWN)43 FP, 3.83 per game135 FP, 65 gp, 2.08 per game (#31)
#15 Brandon Workman (65% OWN)43 FP, 4.3 per game31 FP, 43 gp, 0.73 per game (#65)
#16 Aroldis Chapman (97% OWN)42 FP, 4.5 per game270 FP, 55 gp, 4.9 per game (#5)
#17 Felipe Vazquez (94% OWN)41 FP, 3.99 per game282 FP, 70 gp, 4.03 per game (#10)
#18 Ian Kennedy (69% OWN)35 FP, 3.29 per game282 FP, 70 gp, 4.03 per game (#10)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Aroldis Chapman is projected for 1.39 fantasy points the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #21 projected reliever for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Giovanny Gallegos but behind Hector Neris the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#14). He is projected for 9.37 fantasy points.

9/1 TO 9/1 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#19 Craig Kimbrel1.42 FP (79% ST)4.76 FP
#20 Hector Neris1.4 FP (70% ST)3.76 FP
#21 Aroldis Chapman1.39 FP (95% ST)4.5 FP
#22 Giovanny Gallegos1.36 FP (15% ST)1.06 FP
#23 Taylor Rogers1.29 FP (64% ST)2.1 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#12 Craig Kimbrel10.9 FP (79% ST)4.76 FP
#13 Kirby Yates10.8 FP (92% ST)3.83 FP
#14 Aroldis Chapman9.4 FP (95% ST)4.5 FP
#15 Will Smith9.3 FP (85% ST)4.11 FP
#16 Ken Giles9.3 FP (61% ST)4.07 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 201942.55.50.48.713.54.2
-- Per Game (9 Proj)4.50.580.050.921.40.44
8/26 to 9/1 (0.4 Games)1.40.180.020.360.650.20
9/2 to 9/8 (2.1 Games)9.41.20.102.03.21.0
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