Max Fried is Projected to Be the #77 Starting Pitcher...Behind Clay Buchholz and Ahead of Collin McHugh the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Max Fried to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 3.95 projected fantasy points puts him at #77 behind Clay Buchholz and ahead of Collin McHugh. He has averaged 1.31 fantasy points in his past 45 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.82 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#86) 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 94%, he is the #40 most highly owned starting pitcher. Max Fried is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #29 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#75 Brett Anderson (42% OWN)4.5 FP, 0.96 per game26 FP, 30 gp, 0.9 per game (#63)
#76 Clay Buchholz (5% OWN)4.2 FP, 0.89 per game81 FP, 16 gp, 5.05 per game (#11)
#77 Max Fried (94% OWN)4 FP, 0.82 per game81 FP, 16 gp, 5.05 per game (#11)
#78 Collin McHugh (17% OWN)3.9 FP, 1.8 per game64 FP, 58 gp, 1.11 per game (#57)
#79 Framber Valdez (15% OWN)3.9 FP, 1.03 per game64 FP, 58 gp, 1.11 per game (#57)

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WEEK 24 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Max Fried is projected for -0.51 fantasy points which projects to being the #116 ranked starting pitcher. This may be a week you want to sit Max Fried. His rest of season rank is better than his week 23 rank. Max Fried is not expected to be active the rest of week 23.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#114 Jeff Samardzija (83% OWN)-0.48 FP (61% ST)0.8 FP
#115 Drew Pomeranz (4% OWN)-0.5 FP (2% ST)-0.95 FP
#116 Max Fried (94% OWN)-0.51 FP (63% ST)0.82 FP
#117 J.A. Happ (76% OWN)-0.55 FP (50% ST)0.08 FP
#118 Anthony DeSclafani (62% OWN)-0.55 FP (45% ST)-0.11 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.

MAX FRIEDFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20194.01.91.526268.3
-- Per Game (5 Proj)0.820.390.305.35.41.7
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)-0.510.350.315.15.51.9
2019 Season7215414215042
-- Per Game (31 GP)2.30.480.134.64.81.4
2018 to 20195916817519462
-- Per Game (45 GP)1.30.360.183.94.31.4