Fantasy Add Alert: Michael King Projected to Be a Fantasy Bench Player (#104 SP)... Better Than Anthony Banda But Not as Good as Brad Peacock

DRAFT ADVICE AND POSITION RANK

Draft Michael King as a fantasy bench player who could make an occasional spot start in next season. His 14.43 projected fantasy points puts him at #104 behind Brad Peacock and ahead of Anthony Banda. He is projected to average 0.62 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#102) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He only played one game last season.

NEXT SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS IN 2019
#102 Matt Boyd (88% OWN)15.7 FP, 0.48 per game0.08 per game (#145)
#103 Brad Peacock (30% OWN)15.3 FP, 0.61 per game20 FP, 23 gp, 0.89 per game (#71)
#104 Michael King14.4 FP, 0.62 per game0.5 FP, 1 gp (#84)
#105 Anthony Banda14.3 FP, 0.57 per game0.5 FP, 1 gp (#84)
#106 Jeff Samardzija (72% OWN)14.2 FP, 0.48 per game29 FP, 32 gp, 0.9 per game (#70)

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START EM ALERT: MICHAEL KING WEEK 1 AND 2 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Michael King is projected for 0.42 fantasy points the rest of the week in week 1 which ranks him as the #72 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. He is ranked above Shane McClanahan but behind Nathan Eovaldi the rest of the week. Week 2 will not be as good based on projected rank (#98). He is projected for 0.45 fantasy points.

WEEK 1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#70 Alex Young (59% OWN)0.46 FP1.23 FP
#71 Nathan Eovaldi (52% OWN)0.43 FP-0.1 FP
#72 Michael King (0% OWN)0.42 FP0.62 FP
#73 Shane McClanahan (1% OWN)0.42 FP0.64 FP
#74 Joe Ryan (1% OWN)0.42 FP0.64 FP
WEEK 2 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#96 Tejay Antone (0% OWN)0.47 FP0.2 FP
#97 Vladimir Gutierrez (0% OWN)0.47 FP0.2 FP
#98 Michael King (0% OWN)0.45 FP0.62 FP
#99 Jordan Yamamoto (34% OWN)0.45 FP0.35 FP
#100 Lance Lynn (93% OWN)0.41 FP0.91 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.

MICHAEL KINGFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection14.44.63.1444215.4
-- Per Game (23 Proj)0.620.200.131.91.80.66
3/26 to 3/29 (0.4 Games)0.420.070.030.600.500.18
3/30 to 4/5 (0.9 Games)0.450.160.121.71.60.58
2019 Season0.5000210