J.A. Happ Is The #16 P on FanDuel and Is The #31 Highest Priced on 8/14

DAILY FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND PLAY OR FADE ADVICE

He is projected for 27 FanDuel points and priced at $6.1K. Using average points per dollar in the player pool, he is expected to produce 21.88 FPs, making him worth +$1427 more than $6.1K. Below are how he ranks on FanDuel. Look for players with comparable or more fantasy points at a lower or same salary.

FANDUEL (P) 8/14 RANKPROJECTIONSALARY
#14 Cal Quantrill27.5 FD Points$7600
#15 Chris Archer27.1 FD Points$8700
#16 J.A. Happ27 FD Points$6100
#17 Brad Keller26.5 FD Points$8000
#18 Homer Bailey26.5 FD Points$7200

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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 3.51 projected fantasy points puts him at #102 behind Julio Teheran and ahead of Dallas Keuchel. He has averaged 1.82 fantasy points in his past 55 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.43 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#105) 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 78%, he is the #65 most highly owned starting pitcher. J.A. Happ is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #135 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#100 Trevor Williams (49% OWN)3.7 FP, 0.49 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.22 per game (#41)
#101 Julio Teheran (89% OWN)3.6 FP, 0.45 per game34 FP, 31 gp, 1.09 per game (#61)
#102 J.A. Happ (78% OWN)3.5 FP, 0.43 per game126 FP, 31 gp, 4.07 per game (#19)
#103 Dallas Keuchel (94% OWN)3.2 FP, 0.38 per game126 FP, 31 gp, 4.07 per game (#19)
#104 Zach Eflin (37% OWN)3.1 FP, 0.55 per game21 FP, 25 gp, 0.84 per game (#67)

START J.A. HAPP IN WEEK 21... AHEAD OF ANIBAL SANCHEZ

J.A. Happ is projected for 1.47 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 21 which ranks him as the #47 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Anibal Sanchez but behind Jake Odorizzi the rest of the week. Week 22 will not be as good based on projected rank (#136). He is projected for -0.96 fantasy points.

8/14 TO 8/18 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#45 Aaron Civale (55% OWN)1.58 FP (22% ST)1.56 FP
#46 Jake Odorizzi (96% OWN)1.49 FP (65% ST)3.33 FP
#47 J.A. Happ (78% OWN)1.47 FP (48% ST)0.43 FP
#48 Anibal Sanchez (66% OWN)1.39 FP (34% ST)1.53 FP
#49 Griffin Canning (53% OWN)1.36 FP (18% ST)-0.96 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#134 CC Sabathia (27% OWN)-0.87 FP (3% ST)0.28 FP
#135 Nick Tropeano (1% OWN)-0.91 FP-2.41 FP
#136 J.A. Happ (78% OWN)-0.96 FP (48% ST)0.43 FP
#137 Jake Junis (43% OWN)-1.02 FP (22% ST)-0.38 FP
#138 Ty Blach (0% OWN)-1.03 FP-2.3 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.

J.A. HAPPFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20193.53.52.5444012.8
-- Per Game (8 Proj)0.430.420.315.34.81.6
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)1.50.500.205.05.11.4
8/19 to 8/25 (3 Games)-0.960.620.8211.29.53.2
2019 Season-25.97971209532
-- Per Game (24 GP)-1.080.380.295.04.01.3
2018 to 2019100261329328883
-- Per Game (55 GP)1.80.470.245.35.21.5