Fantasy Drop Alert: Marco Gonzales is a Better Fantasy Option Than Eli Morgan But Not as Good as Martin Perez the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Marco Gonzales to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 7.67 projected fantasy points puts him at #116 behind Martin Perez and ahead of Eli Morgan. He has averaged 0.53 fantasy points in his past 34 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.27 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#117) 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 37%, he is the #90 most highly owned starting pitcher. Marco Gonzales is expected to come up short of last season's #74 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#114 Mike Leake (8% OWN)8.2 FP, 0.45 per game-0.11 FP
#115 Martin Perez (14% OWN)8.1 FP, 0.3 per game-0.11 FP
#116 Marco Gonzales (37% OWN)7.7 FP, 0.27 per game-0.11 FP
#117 Eli Morgan5.8 FP, 0.26 per game-0.11 FP
#118 Johnny Cueto (32% OWN)5.5 FP, 0.2 per game-0.11 FP

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SIT EM ALERT: MARCO GONZALES WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Marco Gonzales is projected for -1.25 fantasy points in 2 games in week 3 which only ranks him as the #221 projected starting pitcher and not a fantasy relevant player. This is projected to be a below average week with fewer fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Brian Johnson but behind Tanner Roark. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#139). He is projected for -0.15 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#219 Ty Blach (0% OWN)-1.14 FP-3.58 FP
#220 Tanner Roark (19% OWN)-1.22 FP (7% ST)-0.5 FP
#221 Marco Gonzales (37% OWN)-1.25 FP (17% ST)0.27 FP
#222 Brian Johnson (0% OWN)-1.52 FP-1.93 FP
#223 Chi-Chi Gonzalez (1% OWN)-1.58 FP-1.5 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#137 Cal Quantrill (7% OWN)-0.15 FP (2% ST)-0.19 FP
#138 MacKenzie Gore (30% OWN)-0.15 FP (2% ST)-0.24 FP
#139 Marco Gonzales (37% OWN)-0.15 FP (17% ST)0.27 FP
#140 Jeffrey Springs (0% OWN)-0.15 FP-0.61 FP
#141 Lewis Thorpe (1% OWN)-0.16 FP-0.63 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.

MARCO GONZALESFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection7.712.110.716812045
-- Per Game (28 Proj)0.270.430.386.04.31.6
4/6 to 4/12 (2 Games)-1.250.690.8312.18.92.8
4/13 to 4/19 (1 Game)-0.150.290.486.34.41.6
2019 Season18.0161320314756
-- Per Game (34 GP)0.530.470.386.04.31.6