Buy Low Alert: Draft Luis Severino as the #35 Starting Pitcher... Ahead of Hyun-Jin Ryu and After James Paxton

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Luis Severino as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 70.35 projected fantasy points puts him at #35 behind James Paxton and ahead of Hyun-Jin Ryu. His fantasy ranking is obviously going to be negatively impacted given the expectation that he is out through 4/5. He is projected to average 2.27 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#41) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 86%, he is the #44 most highly owned starting pitcher. He only played 3 games last season.

NEXT SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#33 Tyler Glasnow (75% OWN)74 FP, 2.58 per game85 FP, 12 gp, 7.06 per game (#5)
#34 James Paxton (95% OWN)71 FP, 3.27 per game85 FP, 28 gp, 3.02 per game (#32)
#35 Luis Severino (86% OWN)70 FP, 2.27 per game85 FP, 28 gp, 3.02 per game (#32)
#36 Hyun-Jin Ryu (95% OWN)70 FP, 2.36 per game165 FP, 30 gp, 5.51 per game (#10)
#37 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)70 FP, 2.12 per game36 FP, 32 gp, 1.11 per game (#67)

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FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

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

LUIS SEVERINOFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection7014.011.217119351
-- Per Game (31 Proj)2.30.450.365.56.21.6
2019 Season7.51112176
-- Per Game (3 GP)2.50.330.334.05.72.0