Aroldis Chapman is Projected to Be the #5 Reliever...Behind Josh Hader and Ahead of Ken Giles 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 302.11 projected fantasy points puts him at #5 behind Josh Hader and ahead of Ken Giles. He has averaged 4.85 fantasy points in his past 60 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#7) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 96%, he is the #2 most highly owned reliever. Last season he was also the #5 ranked reliever.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#3 Roberto Osuna (95% OWN)315 FP, 5.4 per game302 FP, 66 gp, 4.58 per game (#6)
#4 Josh Hader (96% OWN)307 FP, 5.3 per game312 FP, 61 gp, 5.12 per game (#1)
#5 Aroldis Chapman (96% OWN)302 FP, 5.1 per game291 FP, 60 gp, 4.85 per game (#4)
#6 Ken Giles (93% OWN)292 FP, 4.35 per game190 FP, 53 gp, 3.59 per game (#11)
#7 Edwin Diaz (91% OWN)273 FP, 4.5 per game148 FP, 66 gp, 2.25 per game (#27)

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AROLDIS CHAPMAN WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Aroldis Chapman is projected for 14.73 fantasy points in 3 games which is good enough to be the #1 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 the highest ranked reliever for the week, ahead of Kenley Jansen. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#6). He is projected for 11.72 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Aroldis Chapman14.7 FP (94% ST)5.1 FP
#2 Kenley Jansen14.6 FP (92% ST)5.4 FP
#3 Ken Giles13.9 FP (89% ST)4.35 FP
#4 Brandon Workman12.5 FP (83% ST)3.84 FP
#5 Josh Hader12.4 FP (95% ST)5.3 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Edwin Diaz12.7 FP (86% ST)4.5 FP
#5 Hector Neris12.3 FP (83% ST)3.96 FP
#6 Aroldis Chapman11.7 FP (94% ST)5.1 FP
#7 Ian Kennedy11.1 FP (71% ST)3.2 FP
#8 Roberto Osuna10.7 FP (93% ST)5.4 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

AROLDIS CHAPMANFPSVHDIPKBB
2020 Projection302392.8569128
-- Per Game (59 Proj)5.10.660.050.941.50.48
4/6 to 4/12 (2.7 Games)14.71.90.132.53.91.2
4/13 to 4/19 (2.3 Games)11.71.50.112.23.71.2
2019 Season291370578525
-- Per Game (60 GP)4.90.620.000.941.40.42