Draft Noah Syndergaard as the #42 Starting Pitcher... Ahead of Zach Eflin and After Aaron Civale

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Noah Syndergaard as a weekly fantasy starter in 2019-2020. His 67.59 projected fantasy points puts him at #42 behind Aaron Civale and ahead of Zach Eflin. He has averaged 1.11 fantasy points in his past 32 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.05 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#51) is worse 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 #8 most highly owned starting pitcher. Noah Syndergaard is expected to improve on last season's #53 fantasy position rank.

NEXT SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#40 Shohei Ohtani (77% OWN)69 FP, 2.57 per game-1.45 per game (#154)
#41 Aaron Civale (76% OWN)68 FP, 2.35 per game24 FP, 10 gp, 2.37 per game (#38)
#42 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)68 FP, 2.05 per game36 FP, 32 gp, 1.11 per game (#67)
#43 Zach Eflin (58% OWN)67 FP, 2.34 per game36 FP, 32 gp, 1.11 per game (#67)
#44 Mike Fiers (86% OWN)65 FP, 2.26 per game76 FP, 33 gp, 2.3 per game (#39)

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NOAH SYNDERGAARD WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Noah Syndergaard is projected for 1.66 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #45 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Hyun-Jin Ryu but behind Marco Gonzales the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#55). He is projected for 1.91 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#43 Dallas Keuchel (93% OWN)1.74 FP1.28 FP
#44 Marco Gonzales (83% OWN)1.69 FP0.36 FP
#45 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)1.66 FP2.05 FP
#46 Hyun-Jin Ryu (95% OWN)1.62 FP2.37 FP
#47 Francellis Montas (26% OWN)1.5 FP3.04 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#53 Adam Wainwright (68% OWN)2.02 FP0.5 FP
#54 Jake Odorizzi (94% OWN)1.99 FP1.19 FP
#55 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)1.91 FP2.05 FP
#56 Andrew Heaney (69% OWN)1.77 FP1.33 FP
#57 Ryan Weber (0% OWN)1.72 FP-0.33 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.

NOAH SYNDERGAARDFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection6811.18.519619348
-- Per Game (33 Proj)2.00.340.265.95.81.5
3/26 to 3/29 (2 Games)1.70.360.245.65.81.5
3/30 to 4/5 (2 Games)1.90.310.276.25.51.4
2019 Season35.710819820250
-- Per Game (32 GP)1.10.310.256.26.31.6