Hector Neris is Projected to Be the #7 Reliever...Behind Carlos Martinez and Ahead of Emilio Pagan 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 47.06 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Carlos Martinez and ahead of Emilio Pagan. He has averaged 2.05 fantasy points in his past 109 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.83 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#18) 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 82%, he is the #14 most highly owned reliever. Hector Neris is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #15 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#5 Craig Kimbrel (94% OWN)52 FP, 4.78 per game351 FP, 63 gp, 5.57 per game (#2)
#6 Carlos Martinez (82% OWN)48 FP, 11.3 per game51 FP, 34 gp, 1.5 per game (#36)
#7 Hector Neris (82% OWN)47 FP, 3.83 per game65 FP, 53 gp, 1.22 per game (#49)
#8 Emilio Pagan (75% OWN)47 FP, 4.67 per game65 FP, 53 gp, 1.22 per game (#49)
#9 Josh Hader (95% OWN)46 FP, 3.79 per game175 FP, 54 gp, 3.24 per game (#14)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hector Neris is projected for 3.59 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #6 ranked reliever and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Emilio Pagan but behind Raisel Iglesias the rest of the week. His projected rank in Week 24 is the same as it is in Week 23. He is projected for 12.11 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Kirby Yates3.84 FP (92% ST)3.78 FP
#5 Raisel Iglesias3.84 FP (75% ST)2.95 FP
#6 Hector Neris3.59 FP (71% ST)3.83 FP
#7 Emilio Pagan3.57 FP (65% ST)4.67 FP
#8 Liam Hendriks3.57 FP (83% ST)5.2 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#4 Brad Hand14.6 FP (92% ST)4.97 FP
#5 Kenley Jansen14.2 FP (87% ST)5.7 FP
#6 Hector Neris12.1 FP (71% ST)3.83 FP
#7 Carlos Martinez11.8 FP (69% ST)11.3 FP
#8 Ian Kennedy11.6 FP (60% ST)3.1 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.

HECTOR NERISFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 201947.16.40.611.916.03.8
-- Per Game (12 Proj)3.80.520.050.971.30.31
8/26 to 9/1 (0.8 Games)3.60.490.040.791.20.29
9/2 to 9/8 (3 Games)12.11.60.152.93.60.86
2019 Season159232557319
-- Per Game (56 GP)2.80.410.040.991.30.34
2018 to 20192243469814935
-- Per Game (109 GP)2.10.310.060.901.40.32