Lance Lynn is Projected to Be the #31 Starting Pitcher...Behind Noah Syndergaard and Ahead of Chris Paddack the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Lance Lynn to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 13.01 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind Noah Syndergaard and ahead of Chris Paddack. He has averaged 0.73 fantasy points in his past 59 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.71 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#35) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 96%, he is the #28 most highly owned starting pitcher. Lance Lynn is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #25 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#29 Kenta Maeda (94% OWN)14.8 FP, 2.96 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.2 per game (#41)
#30 Noah Syndergaard (98% OWN)14.7 FP, 2.45 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#20)
#31 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)13 FP, 2.71 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#20)
#32 Chris Paddack (90% OWN)12.7 FP, 2.54 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#20)
#33 Madison Bumgarner (97% OWN)12.7 FP, 2.64 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)

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WEEK 24 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Lance Lynn is projected for 7.61 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #7 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. Lance Lynn is not expected to be active the rest of week 23.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Justin Verlander (98% OWN)8.7 FP (91% ST)8.4 FP
#6 Aaron Civale (74% OWN)7.9 FP (52% ST)2.76 FP
#7 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)7.6 FP (75% ST)2.71 FP
#8 Clayton Kershaw (98% OWN)7.6 FP (92% ST)6.3 FP
#9 Shane Bieber (98% OWN)7.1 FP (91% ST)5.4 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.

LANCE LYNNFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201913.02.31.430329.4
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.70.480.286.26.62.0
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)7.61.00.5012.813.13.5
2019 Season8414917720250
-- Per Game (28 GP)3.00.500.326.37.21.8
2018 to 201942.82419329363126
-- Per Game (59 GP)0.730.410.325.66.22.1