Lucas Giolito is Projected to Be the #27 Starting Pitcher...Behind Wade Miley and Ahead of Cole Hamels the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Lucas Giolito to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 20.86 projected fantasy points puts him at #27 behind Wade Miley and ahead of Cole Hamels. He has averaged 0.23 fantasy points in his past 56 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.82 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#35) 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 97%, he is the #22 most highly owned starting pitcher. Lucas Giolito is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #12 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#25 German Marquez (96% OWN)22 FP, 3.33 per game92 FP, 32 gp, 2.87 per game (#33)
#26 Wade Miley (95% OWN)22 FP, 2.92 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#27 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)21 FP, 2.82 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#28 Cole Hamels (96% OWN)20 FP, 2.56 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#29 Jack Flaherty (97% OWN)20 FP, 2.4 per game51 FP, 28 gp, 1.82 per game (#46)

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WEEK 22 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Lucas Giolito is projected for 3.45 fantasy points in week 21 which ranks him a the #33 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. His rest of season rank is better than his week 21 rank. Lucas Giolito is not expected to be active the rest of week 21.

8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#31 Jake Odorizzi (95% OWN)3.54 FP (69% ST)3.09 FP
#32 Zach Eflin (40% OWN)3.45 FP (17% ST)1.28 FP
#33 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)3.45 FP (79% ST)2.82 FP
#34 Jon Gray (93% OWN)3.2 FP (64% ST)2.43 FP
#35 Aaron Civale (58% OWN)3.14 FP (27% ST)2.35 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.

LUCAS GIOLITOFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201920.93.32.3464715.7
-- Per Game (7 Proj)2.80.450.316.26.32.1
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)3.40.500.255.96.72.0
2019 Season11513614218251
-- Per Game (24 GP)4.80.540.255.97.62.1
2018 to 201913.02319311307141
-- Per Game (56 GP)0.230.410.345.65.52.5