J.A. Happ is a Better Fantasy Option Than Jordan Montgomery But Not as Good as Austin Voth the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect J.A. Happ to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 2.81 projected fantasy points puts him at #104 behind Austin Voth and ahead of Jordan Montgomery. He has averaged 1.86 fantasy points in his past 56 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.39 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#109) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 77%, he is the #66 most highly owned starting pitcher. J.A. Happ is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #128 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#102 Trevor Williams (48% OWN)3.8 FP, 0.51 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.22 per game (#41)
#103 Austin Voth (4% OWN)3.6 FP, 0.72 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.22 per game (#41)
#104 J.A. Happ (77% OWN)2.8 FP, 0.39 per game126 FP, 31 gp, 4.07 per game (#19)
#105 Jordan Montgomery (4% OWN)2.6 FP, 0.71 per game126 FP, 31 gp, 4.07 per game (#19)
#106 Michael Wacha (26% OWN)2.4 FP, 0.32 per game51 FP, 15 gp, 3.39 per game (#27)

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WEEK 22 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

J.A. Happ is projected for -1.07 fantasy points in week 22 which only ranks him as the #133 projected starting pitcher and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. His rest of season rank is better than his week 21 rank. J.A. Happ is not expected to be active the rest of week 21.

8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#131 Dillon Peters (30% OWN)-1.04 FP (19% ST)-0.3 FP
#132 Marcus Stroman (92% OWN)-1.06 FP (56% ST)-0.23 FP
#133 J.A. Happ (77% OWN)-1.07 FP (46% ST)0.39 FP
#134 Adrian Houser (9% OWN)-1.21 FP (5% ST)-0.51 FP
#135 Jake Junis (43% OWN)-1.31 FP (22% ST)-0.47 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and next week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

J.A. HAPPFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20192.83.12.3393511.6
-- Per Game (7 Proj)0.390.430.315.44.81.6
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)-1.070.270.445.74.51.5
2019 Season-21.9710712510135
-- Per Game (25 GP)-0.880.400.285.04.01.4
2018 to 2019104271329829486
-- Per Game (56 GP)1.90.480.235.35.21.5