Michael Clevinger is Projected to Be the #18 Starting Pitcher...Behind Patrick Corbin and Ahead of David Price the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Michael Clevinger to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 43.94 projected fantasy points puts him at #18 behind Patrick Corbin and ahead of David Price. He has averaged 3.8 fantasy points in his past 39 games, which is slightly less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.99 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#20) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 97%, he is the #21 most highly owned starting pitcher. Michael Clevinger is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #48 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#16 Aaron Nola (98% OWN)53 FP, 4.44 per game218 FP, 33 gp, 6.6 per game (#7)
#17 Patrick Corbin (98% OWN)51 FP, 3.92 per game139 FP, 33 gp, 4.21 per game (#17)
#18 Michael Clevinger (97% OWN)44 FP, 3.99 per game115 FP, 32 gp, 3.59 per game (#24)
#19 David Price (97% OWN)43 FP, 3.6 per game114 FP, 30 gp, 3.82 per game (#22)
#20 Mike Soroka (96% OWN)43 FP, 3.6 per game114 FP, 30 gp, 3.82 per game (#22)

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WEEK 18 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Michael Clevinger is projected for 9.15 fantasy points which is good enough to be the #2 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners in Week 18. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Michael Clevinger is not expected to be active the rest of week 17.

7/22 TO 7/28 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#1 Gerrit Cole (98% OWN)11.1 FP (87% ST)6.1 FP
#2 Michael Clevinger (97% OWN)9.1 FP (83% ST)3.99 FP
#3 Trevor Bauer (98% OWN)8.8 FP (94% ST)3.29 FP
#4 Chris Sale (98% OWN)7.9 FP (90% ST)5.1 FP
#5 Robbie Ray (97% OWN)7.9 FP (78% ST)2.92 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.

MICHAEL CLEVINGERFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201943.95.62.3637125
-- Per Game (11 Proj)3.90.500.205.56.32.2
7/22 to 7/28 (2 Games)9.10.970.3911.811.84.2
2019 Season33.332355813
-- Per Game (7 GP)4.80.430.295.08.31.9
2018 to 2019148161023026580
-- Per Game (39 GP)3.80.410.265.96.82.1