Hector Neris is Projected to Be the #10 Reliever...Behind Hansel Robles and Ahead of Brandon Workman the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Hector Neris to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 249.13 projected fantasy points puts him at #10 behind Hansel Robles and ahead of Brandon Workman. He has averaged 2.97 fantasy points in his past 68 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.96 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#13) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 89%, he is the #13 most highly owned reliever. Hector Neris is expected to improve on last season's #15 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#8 Nick Anderson (79% OWN)263 FP, 3.95 per game46 FP, 68 gp, 0.67 per game (#72)
#9 Hansel Robles (89% OWN)260 FP, 3.72 per game207 FP, 71 gp, 2.92 per game (#19)
#10 Hector Neris (89% OWN)249 FP, 3.96 per game202 FP, 68 gp, 2.97 per game (#18)
#11 Brandon Workman (88% OWN)249 FP, 3.84 per game209 FP, 73 gp, 2.86 per game (#21)
#12 Archie Bradley (81% OWN)243 FP, 3.99 per game107 FP, 66 gp, 1.63 per game (#33)

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HECTOR NERIS WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hector Neris is projected for 9.75 fantasy points in 2 games which is good enough to be the #14 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 Mark Melancon but behind Keone Kela. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#5). He is projected for 12.3 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#12 Nick Anderson10.3 FP (72% ST)3.95 FP
#13 Keone Kela10.1 FP (32% ST)2.91 FP
#14 Hector Neris9.7 FP (83% ST)3.96 FP
#15 Mark Melancon9.2 FP (31% ST)2.63 FP
#16 Giovanny Gallegos8.9 FP (66% ST)5.6 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Josh Hader14 FP (95% ST)5.3 FP
#4 Edwin Diaz12.7 FP (86% ST)4.5 FP
#5 Hector Neris12.3 FP (83% ST)3.96 FP
#6 Aroldis Chapman11.7 FP (94% ST)5.1 FP
#7 Ian Kennedy11.1 FP (71% ST)3.2 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.

HECTOR NERISFPSVHDIPKBB
2020 Projection249343.3639723
-- Per Game (63 Proj)4.00.540.051.01.50.36
4/6 to 4/12 (2.5 Games)9.71.30.132.53.70.89
4/13 to 4/19 (2.9 Games)12.31.70.152.94.21.00
2019 Season202282678924
-- Per Game (68 GP)3.00.410.030.991.30.35