Lucas Giolito is Projected to Be the #29 Starting Pitcher...Behind Chris Paddack and Ahead of Robbie Ray 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 24.59 projected fantasy points puts him at #29 behind Chris Paddack and ahead of Robbie Ray. He has averaged 0.06 fantasy points in his past 55 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.93 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#36) 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 97%, he is the #26 most highly owned starting pitcher. Lucas Giolito is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #13 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#27 Jose Quintana (94% OWN)25 FP, 3.09 per game66 FP, 27 gp, 2.5 per game (#39)
#28 Chris Paddack (96% OWN)25 FP, 2.75 per game66 FP, 27 gp, 2.5 per game (#39)
#29 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)25 FP, 2.93 per game66 FP, 27 gp, 2.5 per game (#39)
#30 Robbie Ray (97% OWN)24 FP, 2.75 per game33 FP, 25 gp, 1.33 per game (#58)
#31 Noah Syndergaard (98% OWN)23 FP, 2.57 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#21)

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WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Lucas Giolito is projected for 2.37 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 21 which ranks him as the #34 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Cole Hamels but behind Miles Mikolas the rest of the week. Week 22 will be better based on projected rank (#28). He is projected for 4.12 fantasy points.

8/14 TO 8/18 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#32 Eduardo Rodriguez (96% OWN)2.56 FP (80% ST)1.74 FP
#33 Miles Mikolas (90% OWN)2.38 FP (49% ST)1.63 FP
#34 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)2.37 FP (77% ST)2.93 FP
#35 Cole Hamels (97% OWN)2.11 FP (64% ST)2.98 FP
#36 Lance Lynn (97% OWN)2.09 FP (90% ST)3 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#26 Robbie Ray (97% OWN)4.24 FP (69% ST)2.75 FP
#27 Trevor Bauer (98% OWN)4.16 FP (85% ST)1.58 FP
#28 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)4.12 FP (77% ST)2.93 FP
#29 Jake Odorizzi (96% OWN)3.44 FP (65% ST)3.33 FP
#30 Aaron Sanchez (79% OWN)3.36 FP (47% ST)1.42 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.

LUCAS GIOLITOFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201924.63.82.6525117.5
-- Per Game (8 Proj)2.90.450.316.26.12.1
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)2.40.400.326.45.82.3
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)4.10.550.255.96.51.9
2019 Season10612613617148
-- Per Game (23 GP)4.60.520.265.97.42.1
2018 to 20193.52219305296138
-- Per Game (55 GP)0.060.400.355.65.42.5