Homer Bailey is Projected to Be the #47 Starting Pitcher...Behind Ryan Yarbrough and Ahead of Joey Lucchesi 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 9.72 projected fantasy points puts him at #47 behind Ryan Yarbrough and ahead of Joey Lucchesi. 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 2.03 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#52) 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 50%, he is the #87 most highly owned starting pitcher. Homer Bailey is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #89 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#45 Masahiro Tanaka (95% OWN)10.2 FP, 2.12 per game82 FP, 26 gp, 3.17 per game (#29)
#46 Ryan Yarbrough (89% OWN)9.9 FP, 2.06 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)
#47 Homer Bailey (50% OWN)9.7 FP, 2.03 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)
#48 Joey Lucchesi (83% OWN)9.7 FP, 1.7 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)
#49 Mike Soroka (96% OWN)9.7 FP, 3.45 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Homer Bailey is projected for -0.26 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #78 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 Sean Reid-Foley but behind Wei-Yin Chen the rest of the week. Week 24 will be better based on projected rank (#25). He is projected for 4.24 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#76 Taylor Clarke (3% OWN)-0.22 FP (1% ST)-0.45 FP
#77 Wei-Yin Chen (0% OWN)-0.23 FP-1.28 FP
#78 Homer Bailey (50% OWN)-0.26 FP (36% ST)2.03 FP
#79 Sean Reid-Foley (5% OWN)-0.29 FP (1% ST)-0.86 FP
#80 Adam Plutko (48% OWN)-0.31 FP (31% ST)0.53 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#23 Jacob deGrom (98% OWN)4.5 FP (93% ST)6.6 FP
#24 Miles Mikolas (88% OWN)4.27 FP (62% ST)1.36 FP
#25 Homer Bailey (50% OWN)4.24 FP (36% ST)2.03 FP
#26 Jose Berrios (97% OWN)3.97 FP (80% ST)4.11 FP
#27 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)3.8 FP (88% ST)4.31 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 20199.72.71.22519.95.9
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.00.560.255.24.11.2
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)-0.260.360.375.44.21.5
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)4.20.710.165.04.31.0
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