Joe Musgrove is Projected to Be the #70 Starting Pitcher...Behind Pablo Lopez and Ahead of Gio Gonzalez the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Joe Musgrove to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 5.53 projected fantasy points puts him at #70 behind Pablo Lopez and ahead of Gio Gonzalez. He has averaged -0.36 fantasy points in his past 53 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.92 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#82) 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 69%, he is the #75 most highly owned starting pitcher. Joe Musgrove is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #114 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#68 Brandon Woodruff (73% OWN)5.9 FP, 3.26 per game25 FP, 19 gp, 1.31 per game (#56)
#69 Pablo Lopez (35% OWN)5.8 FP, 1.01 per game25 FP, 19 gp, 1.31 per game (#56)
#70 Joe Musgrove (69% OWN)5.5 FP, 0.92 per game25 FP, 19 gp, 1.31 per game (#56)
#71 Gio Gonzalez (39% OWN)5.4 FP, 0.94 per game25 FP, 19 gp, 1.31 per game (#56)
#72 Jason Vargas (43% OWN)5.3 FP, 0.93 per game25 FP, 19 gp, 1.31 per game (#56)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Joe Musgrove is projected for 0.47 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week in week 23 which ranks him as the #48 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average week with fewer fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Kolby Allard but behind Zach Plesac the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#77). He is projected for 0.45 fantasy points.

8/30 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#46 Zach Eflin (39% OWN)0.57 FP (18% ST)1.2 FP
#47 Zach Plesac (78% OWN)0.54 FP (52% ST)0.76 FP
#48 Joe Musgrove (69% OWN)0.47 FP (38% ST)0.92 FP
#49 Kolby Allard (29% OWN)0.47 FP (15% ST)-0.44 FP
#50 Daniel Poncedeleon (8% OWN)0.42 FP (1% ST)0.35 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#75 Michael Wacha (29% OWN)0.54 FP (14% ST)-0.17 FP
#76 Zac Gallen (84% OWN)0.5 FP (45% ST)-0.08 FP
#77 Joe Musgrove (69% OWN)0.45 FP (38% ST)0.92 FP
#78 Alex Wood (52% OWN)0.44 FP (29% ST)0.51 FP
#79 Marcus Stroman (92% OWN)0.4 FP (67% ST)1.38 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.

JOE MUSGROVEFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20195.52.02.433296.3
-- Per Game (6 Proj)0.920.330.395.54.81.1
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)0.470.340.365.64.51.0
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)0.450.320.395.34.91.1
2019 Season-15.1781214813134
-- Per Game (34 GP)-0.450.240.354.43.91.0
2018 to 2019-18.83142126323157
-- Per Game (53 GP)-0.360.260.405.04.41.1