Jacob Waguespack is Projected to Be the #36 Starting Pitcher...Behind Zack Wheeler and Ahead of Michael Pineda the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Jacob Waguespack to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 11.62 projected fantasy points puts him at #36 behind Zack Wheeler and ahead of Michael Pineda. He has averaged 0.55 fantasy points in his past 11 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.47 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#41) 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 31%, he is the #118 most highly owned starting pitcher. Jacob Waguespack is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #85 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#34 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)12.6 FP, 2.68 per game0.51 FP
#35 Zack Wheeler (95% OWN)12.5 FP, 2.19 per game93 FP, 29 gp, 3.22 per game (#27)
#36 Jacob Waguespack (31% OWN)11.6 FP, 2.47 per game93 FP, 29 gp, 3.22 per game (#27)
#37 Michael Pineda (86% OWN)11.4 FP, 1.99 per game93 FP, 29 gp, 3.22 per game (#27)
#38 Tony Gonsolin (24% OWN)11.2 FP, 2.58 per game93 FP, 29 gp, 3.22 per game (#27)

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WEEK 24 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Jacob Waguespack is projected for 5.05 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #17 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners in Week 24. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Jacob Waguespack is not expected to be active the rest of week 23.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#15 Hyun-Jin Ryu (97% OWN)5.5 FP (77% ST)6.2 FP
#16 Jake Odorizzi (96% OWN)5.1 FP (70% ST)3.17 FP
#17 Jacob Waguespack (31% OWN)5.1 FP (20% ST)2.47 FP
#18 Stephen Strasburg (98% OWN)4.82 FP (87% ST)5.6 FP
#19 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)4.82 FP (86% ST)3.88 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.

JACOB WAGUESPACKFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201911.62.11.02720.08.0
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.50.450.225.74.31.7
9/2 to 9/8 (3 Games)5.10.870.4311.78.43.3
2019 Season6.042554216
-- Per Game (11 GP)0.550.360.185.03.81.5