Homer Bailey Is Just The #21 P on FanDuel But Is The #13 Highest Priced on 8/31

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (P) 8/31 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#19 Dakota Hudson27.6 FD Points$8700
#20 Joe Musgrove26.4 FD Points$6000
#21 Homer Bailey25.1 FD Points$7600
#22 Michael Wacha24.9 FD Points$6400
#23 Pablo Lopez23.8 FD Points$7400

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Homer Bailey to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 10.41 projected fantasy points puts him at #41 behind Ryan Yarbrough and ahead of Zack Wheeler. He has averaged -3.13 fantasy points in his past 46 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.17 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#49) 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 51%, he is the #85 most highly owned starting pitcher. Homer Bailey is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #90 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#39 Jon Lester (92% OWN)10.5 FP, 2.1 per game86 FP, 33 gp, 2.61 per game (#36)
#40 Ryan Yarbrough (90% OWN)10.5 FP, 2.19 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)
#41 Homer Bailey (51% OWN)10.4 FP, 2.17 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)
#42 Zack Wheeler (95% OWN)10.4 FP, 2.21 per game93 FP, 29 gp, 3.22 per game (#27)
#43 Joey Lucchesi (83% OWN)10 FP, 1.76 per game93 FP, 29 gp, 3.22 per game (#27)

WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Homer Bailey is projected for 0.04 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #41 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Collin McHugh but behind Ross Stripling the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#25). He is projected for 4.1 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#39 Matthew Strahm (16% OWN)0.07 FP (7% ST)-0.05 FP
#40 Ross Stripling (40% OWN)0.05 FP (5% ST)0.93 FP
#41 Homer Bailey (51% OWN)0.04 FP (37% ST)2.17 FP
#42 Collin McHugh (17% OWN)0.04 FP (8% ST)1.59 FP
#43 Josh James (13% OWN)0.02 FP (1% ST)1.39 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 Tony Gonsolin (26% OWN)4.29 FP (15% ST)3.07 FP
#24 Jacob deGrom (98% OWN)4.25 FP (88% ST)6.5 FP
#25 Homer Bailey (51% OWN)4.1 FP (37% ST)2.17 FP
#26 Jose Berrios (97% OWN)4.01 FP (78% ST)3.99 FP
#27 Noah Syndergaard (98% OWN)3.83 FP (84% ST)2.45 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.

HOMER BAILEYFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201910.42.71.22519.95.9
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.20.560.255.34.21.2
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)0.040.380.365.44.31.5
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)4.10.660.155.04.40.97
2019 Season5.012813411947
-- Per Game (26 GP)0.190.460.315.14.61.8
2018 to 2019-144.13132223819480
-- Per Game (46 GP)-3.130.280.485.24.21.7