Cole Irvin Is Not Projected Play Consistently and Is Not a Viable Fantasy Option

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Cole Irvin is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -12.46 projected fantasy points puts him at #206 behind Foster Griffin and ahead of Matt Shoemaker. He has averaged -0.41 fantasy points in his past 16 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average -0.5 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#201) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Cole Irvin is expected to come up short of last season's #123 fantasy position rank.

NEXT SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#204 Brady Singer (4% OWN)-12.3 FP, -0.49 per game1.14 per game (#48)
#205 Foster Griffin-12.3 FP, -0.49 per game1.14 per game (#48)
#206 Cole Irvin (2% OWN)-12.5 FP, -0.5 per game1.14 per game (#48)
#207 Matt Shoemaker (7% OWN)-12.5 FP, -0.41 per game40 FP, 5 gp, 7.93 per game (#4)
#208 Ljay Newsome-12.5 FP, -0.5 per game40 FP, 5 gp, 7.93 per game (#4)

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COLE IRVIN WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Cole Irvin is projected for -0.05 fantasy points the rest of the week in week 1 which only ranks him as the #125 projected starting pitcher and not a fantasy relevant player. He is ranked above Cal Quantrill but behind Jonathan Hernandez the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#196). He is projected for -0.66 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#123 Ian Anderson (12% OWN)-0.03 FP0.33 FP
#124 Jonathan Hernandez (0% OWN)-0.04 FP-0.63 FP
#125 Cole Irvin (2% OWN)-0.05 FP-0.5 FP
#126 Cal Quantrill (37% OWN)-0.05 FP-0.1 FP
#127 Michael Wacha (33% OWN)-0.07 FP-0.09 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#194 Dereck Rodriguez (10% OWN)-0.62 FP0.15 FP
#195 Drew Anderson (0% OWN)-0.63 FP-0.73 FP
#196 Cole Irvin (2% OWN)-0.66 FP-0.5 FP
#197 Trevor Oaks (0% OWN)-0.66 FP-0.48 FP
#198 Michael Rucker (0% OWN)-0.67 FP-0.77 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.

COLE IRVINFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection-12.464.34.5503815.2
-- Per Game (25 Proj)-0.500.170.182.01.50.61
3/26 to 3/29 (0.5 Games)-0.050.090.080.920.640.27
3/30 to 4/5 (0.9 Games)-0.660.150.181.91.50.57
2019 Season-6.5321413113
-- Per Game (16 GP)-0.410.120.062.61.90.81