Lucas Giolito is Projected to Be the #31 Starting Pitcher...Behind Luis Severino and Ahead of Noah Syndergaard 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 22.42 projected fantasy points puts him at #31 behind Luis Severino and ahead of Noah Syndergaard. 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 2.67 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#38) 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 #24 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
#29 Wade Miley (95% OWN)23 FP, 3.15 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#57)
#30 Luis Severino (80% OWN)23 FP, 5.4 per game149 FP, 32 gp, 4.66 per game (#13)
#31 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)22 FP, 2.67 per game149 FP, 32 gp, 4.66 per game (#13)
#32 Noah Syndergaard (98% OWN)22 FP, 2.48 per game99 FP, 25 gp, 3.95 per game (#21)
#33 Kenta Maeda (92% OWN)22 FP, 2.79 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 2.84 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #22 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a slightly 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 Rick Porcello but behind Zach Eflin the rest of the week. Week 22 will not be as good based on projected rank (#36). He is projected for 3.23 fantasy points.

8/15 TO 8/18 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#20 Eduardo Rodriguez (96% OWN)2.98 FP (77% ST)1.14 FP
#21 Zach Eflin (38% OWN)2.84 FP (13% ST)1.46 FP
#22 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)2.84 FP (78% ST)2.67 FP
#23 Rick Porcello (76% OWN)2.8 FP (47% ST)0.8 FP
#24 Michael Clevinger (97% OWN)2.47 FP (88% ST)5.6 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#34 Kenta Maeda (92% OWN)3.26 FP (57% ST)2.79 FP
#35 Jake Odorizzi (95% OWN)3.24 FP (66% ST)2.9 FP
#36 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)3.23 FP (78% ST)2.67 FP
#37 German Marquez (96% OWN)3.08 FP (72% ST)3.4 FP
#38 Jason Vargas (43% OWN)3.05 FP (31% ST)1.74 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 201922.43.72.6525117.8
-- Per Game (8 Proj)2.70.440.326.26.02.1
8/12 to 8/18 (1 Game)2.80.470.276.36.02.3
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)3.20.470.276.06.41.9
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