Hector Neris is Projected to Be the #7 Reliever...Behind Sean Doolittle and Ahead of Josh Hader 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 44.05 projected fantasy points puts him at #7 behind Sean Doolittle and ahead of Josh Hader. He has averaged 2.11 fantasy points in his past 110 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.82 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#19) 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 80%, he is the #15 most highly owned reliever. Hector Neris is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #13 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#5 Craig Kimbrel (93% OWN)46 FP, 4.56 per game351 FP, 63 gp, 5.57 per game (#2)
#6 Sean Doolittle (86% OWN)46 FP, 4.4 per game210 FP, 42 gp, 4.99 per game (#4)
#7 Hector Neris (80% OWN)44 FP, 3.82 per game65 FP, 53 gp, 1.22 per game (#49)
#8 Josh Hader (95% OWN)44 FP, 3.83 per game175 FP, 54 gp, 3.24 per game (#14)
#9 Emilio Pagan (74% OWN)43 FP, 4.94 per game175 FP, 54 gp, 3.24 per game (#14)

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WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Hector Neris is projected for 12.11 fantasy points in 3 games which is good enough to be the #7 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 Felipe Vazquez but behind Ian Kennedy. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#10). He is projected for 10.72 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Brad Hand14.1 FP (93% ST)5.1 FP
#6 Ian Kennedy12.1 FP (59% ST)3.14 FP
#7 Hector Neris12.1 FP (68% ST)3.82 FP
#8 Felipe Vazquez11.7 FP (86% ST)4.14 FP
#9 Carlos Martinez11.5 FP (68% ST)10.9 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#8 Liam Hendriks12.1 FP (82% ST)5.2 FP
#9 Kirby Yates11.4 FP (92% ST)3.84 FP
#10 Hector Neris10.7 FP (68% ST)3.82 FP
#11 Felipe Vazquez10.4 FP (86% ST)4.14 FP
#12 Carlos Martinez10.2 FP (68% ST)10.9 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 201944.16.00.611.314.93.6
-- Per Game (12 Proj)3.80.520.050.981.30.31
9/2 to 9/8 (3.1 Games)12.11.60.153.03.60.89
9/9 to 9/15 (2.5 Games)10.71.50.122.43.70.91
2019 Season168232577520
-- Per Game (57 GP)2.90.400.041.01.30.35
2018 to 20192323469915136
-- Per Game (110 GP)2.10.310.050.901.40.33