Kyle Hendricks is Projected to Be the #26 Starting Pitcher...Behind Sean Manaea and Ahead of Francellis Montas the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Kyle Hendricks to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 86.82 projected fantasy points puts him at #26 behind Sean Manaea and ahead of Francellis Montas. He has averaged 1.58 fantasy points in his past 31 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.19 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#23) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 95%, he is the #25 most highly owned starting pitcher. Kyle Hendricks is expected to improve on last season's #44 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#24 Zack Wheeler (96% OWN)90 FP, 2.92 per game50 FP, 31 gp, 1.62 per game (#51)
#25 Sean Manaea (92% OWN)87 FP, 2.95 per game53 FP, 5 gp, 10.53 per game (#1)
#26 Kyle Hendricks (95% OWN)87 FP, 3.19 per game49 FP, 31 gp, 1.58 per game (#52)
#27 Francellis Montas (88% OWN)82 FP, 2.99 per game98 FP, 16 gp, 6.09 per game (#8)
#28 Jose Quintana (82% OWN)74 FP, 2.47 per game98 FP, 16 gp, 6.09 per game (#8)

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KYLE HENDRICKS WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Kyle Hendricks is projected for 3.7 fantasy points in one game which is good enough to be the #24 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. 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 Jose Urquidy but behind Gerrit Cole. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#16). He is projected for 5.21 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#22 David Price (92% OWN)4.35 FP (80% ST)4.35 FP
#23 Gerrit Cole (98% OWN)4.31 FP (97% ST)5.2 FP
#24 Kyle Hendricks (95% OWN)3.7 FP (89% ST)3.19 FP
#25 Jose Urquidy (82% OWN)3.64 FP (68% ST)3.7 FP
#26 Joe Musgrove (85% OWN)3.55 FP (62% ST)1.12 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#14 Aaron Civale (79% OWN)5.6 FP (53% ST)2.46 FP
#15 Jake Odorizzi (91% OWN)5.2 FP (58% ST)1.16 FP
#16 Kyle Hendricks (95% OWN)5.2 FP (89% ST)3.19 FP
#17 Aaron Nola (96% OWN)5 FP (87% ST)3.36 FP
#18 Homer Bailey (44% OWN)4.83 FP (18% ST)1.97 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.

KYLE HENDRICKSFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection8712.77.316814634
-- Per Game (27 Proj)3.20.470.276.25.41.2
4/6 to 4/12 (2 Games)3.70.460.246.55.11.2
4/13 to 4/19 (1 Game)5.20.590.196.55.01.1
2019 Season49.0111017715032
-- Per Game (31 GP)1.60.350.325.74.81.0