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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK
Expect Emilio Pagan to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 72.16 projected fantasy points puts him at #10 behind Craig Kimbrel and ahead of Kirby Yates. He has averaged 1.15 fantasy points in his past 103 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 4.24 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#13) 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 47%, he is the #27 most highly owned reliever. Emilio Pagan is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #23 fantasy position rank.
|REST OF SEASON RANK (RP)||PROJECTION||FANTASY STATS SINCE 2018|
|#8 Edwin Diaz (90% OWN)||74 FP, 4.34 per game||434 FP, 73 gp, 5.95 per game (#1)|
|#9 Craig Kimbrel (93% OWN)||73 FP, 4.89 per game||351 FP, 63 gp, 5.57 per game (#2)|
|#10 Emilio Pagan (47% OWN)||72 FP, 4.24 per game||351 FP, 63 gp, 5.57 per game (#2)|
|#11 Kirby Yates (96% OWN)||71 FP, 3.73 per game||135 FP, 65 gp, 2.08 per game (#31)|
|#12 Hector Neris (77% OWN)||69 FP, 3.66 per game||65 FP, 53 gp, 1.22 per game (#50)|
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WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK
Emilio Pagan is projected for 11.8 fantasy points in 2 games which is good enough to be the #7 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 ranked above Ken Giles but behind Brad Hand. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#2). He is projected for 13.52 fantasy points.
|8/12 TO 8/18 RANK (RP)||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#5 Kenley Jansen||12.9 FP (91% ST)||5.3 FP|
|#6 Brad Hand||11.9 FP (94% ST)||5.1 FP|
|#7 Emilio Pagan||11.8 FP (41% ST)||4.24 FP|
|#8 Ken Giles||11.1 FP (55% ST)||3.27 FP|
|#9 Liam Hendriks||10.4 FP (71% ST)||4.92 FP|
|8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (RP)||PROJECTION||ROS FP PROJ AVG|
|#1 Roberto Osuna||20.5 FP (92% ST)||6.2 FP|
|#2 Emilio Pagan||13.5 FP (41% ST)||4.24 FP|
|#3 Kenley Jansen||13.1 FP (91% ST)||5.3 FP|
|#4 Brad Hand||12.8 FP (94% ST)||5.1 FP|
|#5 Sean Doolittle||12.3 FP (88% ST)||4.97 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.
|Rest of 2019||72||9.4||0.7||14.7||17.7||3.5|
|-- Per Game (17 Proj)||4.2||0.55||0.04||0.86||1.0||0.21|
|8/12 to 8/18 (2.4 Games)||11.8||1.5||0.10||2.0||2.3||0.46|
|8/19 to 8/25 (2.8 Games)||13.5||1.7||0.12||2.4||2.8||0.56|
|-- Per Game (48 GP)||2.4||0.25||0.15||1.0||1.4||0.25|
|2018 to 2019||119||12||13||104||131||31|
|-- Per Game (103 GP)||1.2||0.12||0.13||1.0||1.3||0.30|