Lance Lynn is Projected to Be the #49 Starting Pitcher...Behind Alex Young and Ahead of Chris Bassitt 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 8.29 projected fantasy points puts him at #49 behind Alex Young and ahead of Chris Bassitt. 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 1.73 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#57) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 96%, he is the #29 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
#47 Dinelson Lamet (68% OWN)9.4 FP, 1.89 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.2 per game (#41)
#48 Alex Young (42% OWN)8.6 FP, 1.83 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.2 per game (#41)
#49 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)8.3 FP, 1.73 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.2 per game (#41)
#50 Chris Bassitt (73% OWN)8.1 FP, 1.72 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.2 per game (#41)
#51 Masahiro Tanaka (96% OWN)7.7 FP, 1.61 per game82 FP, 26 gp, 3.17 per game (#29)

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WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Lance Lynn is projected for 2.16 fantasy points in one game in week 24 which ranks him as the #45 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. 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 Pablo Lopez but behind Jake Junis. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#35). He is projected for 3.07 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#43 Matt Boyd (91% OWN)2.28 FP (51% ST)2.07 FP
#44 Jake Junis (45% OWN)2.18 FP (24% ST)-0.57 FP
#45 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)2.16 FP (68% ST)1.73 FP
#46 Pablo Lopez (32% OWN)2.13 FP (11% ST)0.48 FP
#47 Jon Lester (92% OWN)2.05 FP (58% ST)2.01 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#33 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)3.46 FP (37% ST)3.38 FP
#34 Mike Fiers (94% OWN)3.14 FP (79% ST)2.5 FP
#35 Lance Lynn (96% OWN)3.07 FP (68% ST)1.73 FP
#36 Jack Flaherty (97% OWN)2.98 FP (83% ST)2.6 FP
#37 Chris Paddack (90% OWN)2.91 FP (48% ST)2.79 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.

LANCE LYNNFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20198.32.11.529329.5
-- Per Game (5 Proj)1.70.430.316.16.62.0
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)2.20.410.306.46.41.9
9/9 to 9/15 (2 Games)3.10.880.6211.813.44.0
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