Homer Bailey is Projected to Be the #30 Starting Pitcher...Behind Kenta Maeda and Ahead of Wade Miley the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Homer Bailey to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 12.85 projected fantasy points puts him at #30 behind Kenta Maeda and ahead of Wade Miley. He has averaged -3 fantasy points in his past 47 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.38 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#25) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 53%, he is the #83 most highly owned starting pitcher. Homer Bailey is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #80 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#28 Madison Bumgarner (97% OWN)13.2 FP, 2.75 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)
#29 Kenta Maeda (94% OWN)12.9 FP, 3.22 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)
#30 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)12.8 FP, 3.38 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)
#31 Wade Miley (95% OWN)12.8 FP, 2.66 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)
#32 Jacob Waguespack (32% OWN)12.7 FP, 2.65 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)

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START HOMER BAILEY IN WEEK 24... AHEAD OF STEPHEN STRASBURG

Homer Bailey is projected for 4.18 fantasy points in one game which is good enough to be the #24 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Stephen Strasburg but behind Luis Castillo. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#33). He is projected for 3.46 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 Jose Berrios (97% OWN)4.24 FP (82% ST)4.27 FP
#23 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)4.22 FP (89% ST)4.37 FP
#24 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)4.18 FP (37% ST)3.38 FP
#25 Stephen Strasburg (98% OWN)4.16 FP (89% ST)5.6 FP
#26 Noah Syndergaard (97% OWN)3.78 FP (87% ST)2.35 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 James Paxton (97% OWN)3.73 FP (77% ST)2.27 FP
#32 Sonny Gray (96% OWN)3.47 FP (81% ST)2.83 FP
#33 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)3.46 FP (37% ST)3.38 FP
#34 Mike Fiers (94% OWN)3.14 FP (79% ST)2.5 FP
#35 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)3.07 FP (68% ST)1.73 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 201912.82.20.819.817.74.5
-- Per Game (4 Proj)3.40.580.225.24.71.2
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)4.20.660.144.94.50.95
9/9 to 9/15 (1 Game)3.50.550.255.64.51.1
2019 Season8.212813912848
-- Per Game (27 GP)0.300.440.305.24.71.8
2018 to 2019-140.97132224320381
-- Per Game (47 GP)-3.000.280.475.24.31.7