Emilio Pagan is Projected to Be the #11 Reliever...Behind Aroldis Chapman and Ahead of Sean Doolittle the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Emilio Pagan to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 54.44 projected fantasy points puts him at #11 behind Aroldis Chapman and ahead of Sean Doolittle. He has averaged 1.33 fantasy points in his past 107 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 4.46 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#9) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 74%, he is the #19 most highly owned reliever. Emilio Pagan is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #20 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#9 Carlos Martinez (82% OWN)56 FP, 11.3 per game51 FP, 34 gp, 1.5 per game (#36)
#10 Aroldis Chapman (97% OWN)55 FP, 4.32 per game270 FP, 55 gp, 4.9 per game (#5)
#11 Emilio Pagan (74% OWN)54 FP, 4.46 per game270 FP, 55 gp, 4.9 per game (#5)
#12 Sean Doolittle (87% OWN)54 FP, 4.58 per game210 FP, 42 gp, 4.99 per game (#4)
#13 Edwin Diaz (87% OWN)54 FP, 4.22 per game434 FP, 73 gp, 5.95 per game (#1)

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WEEK 22 AND 23 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Emilio Pagan is projected for 3.81 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #7 ranked reliever and a must start for most owners. 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 Craig Kimbrel but behind Carlos Martinez the rest of the week. Week 23 will not be as good based on projected rank (#19). He is projected for 7.92 fantasy points.

8/24 TO 8/25 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Kenley Jansen4.23 FP (87% ST)5.5 FP
#6 Carlos Martinez3.85 FP (69% ST)11.3 FP
#7 Emilio Pagan3.81 FP (67% ST)4.46 FP
#8 Craig Kimbrel3.69 FP (73% ST)4.65 FP
#9 Felipe Vazquez3.61 FP (85% ST)3.67 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#17 Mark Melancon8.5 FP (48% ST)3.29 FP
#18 Brandon Workman8 FP (53% ST)3.96 FP
#19 Emilio Pagan7.9 FP (67% ST)4.46 FP
#20 Carlos Estevez7.9 FP (3% ST)2.76 FP
#21 Hansel Robles7 FP (63% ST)2.31 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.

EMILIO PAGANFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 2019547.10.511.013.32.4
-- Per Game (12 Proj)4.50.580.040.901.10.20
8/19 to 8/25 (0.6 Games)3.80.500.030.510.580.11
8/26 to 9/1 (2.4 Games)7.91.00.112.12.70.49
2019 Season140147547712
-- Per Game (52 GP)2.70.270.131.01.50.23
2018 to 2019142141310914031
-- Per Game (107 GP)1.30.130.121.01.30.29