Jose Alvarado is Projected to Be the #227 Reliever... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Jose Alvarado is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -5.27 projected fantasy points puts him at #227 behind Thomas Pannone and ahead of Sam Selman. He has averaged 0.1 fantasy points in his past 35 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.1 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#176) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Jose Alvarado is expected to come up short of last season's #135 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#225 Luke Bard-5.2 FP, -0.14 per game0.05 FP
#226 Thomas Pannone-5.3 FP, -0.85 per game0.05 FP
#227 Jose Alvarado (5% OWN)-5.3 FP, -0.1 per game0.05 FP
#228 Sam Selman-5.3 FP, -0.11 per game0.05 FP
#229 Carlos Estevez (1% OWN)-5.3 FP, -0.1 per game0.05 FP

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JOSE ALVARADO WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Jose Alvarado is projected for -0.48 fantasy points in 2 games in week 3 which only ranks him as the #256 projected reliever and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Adam Conley but behind Josh Staumont. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#237). He is projected for -0.37 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#254 Jairo Diaz-0.47 FP (2% ST)-0.21 FP
#255 Josh Staumont-0.48 FP-0.89 FP
#256 Jose Alvarado-0.48 FP (2% ST)-0.1 FP
#257 Adam Conley-0.49 FP-0.62 FP
#258 Andrew Miller-0.51 FP (3% ST)-0.01 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#235 Alex Wilson-0.37 FP-0.92 FP
#236 Walker Lockett-0.37 FP-1.07 FP
#237 Jose Alvarado-0.37 FP (2% ST)-0.1 FP
#238 Nick Pivetta-0.37 FP (1% ST)-0.67 FP
#239 Pedro Strop-0.38 FP (1% ST)-0.11 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

JOSE ALVARADOFPSVHDIPKBB
2020 Projection-5.272.122425529
-- Per Game (52 Proj)-0.100.040.440.821.10.56
4/6 to 4/12 (2.2 Games)-0.480.080.951.82.31.2
4/13 to 4/19 (2.1 Games)-0.370.080.901.72.41.2
2019 Season3.578303927
-- Per Game (35 GP)0.100.200.230.861.10.77