Mike Minor is Projected to Be the #38 Starting Pitcher...Behind Aaron Civale and Ahead of Jon Lester the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Mike Minor to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 10.7 projected fantasy points puts him at #38 behind Aaron Civale and ahead of Jon Lester. He has averaged 1.96 fantasy points in his past 56 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.23 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#46) 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 96%, he is the #27 most highly owned starting pitcher. Mike Minor is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #34 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#36 Wade Miley (95% OWN)11.8 FP, 2.51 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)
#37 Aaron Civale (74% OWN)11.7 FP, 2.76 per game23 FP, 16 gp, 1.42 per game (#54)
#38 Mike Minor (96% OWN)10.7 FP, 2.23 per game49 FP, 28 gp, 1.75 per game (#48)
#39 Jon Lester (92% OWN)10.5 FP, 2.1 per game86 FP, 33 gp, 2.61 per game (#36)
#40 Ryan Yarbrough (90% OWN)10.5 FP, 2.19 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#65)

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WEEK 23 AND 24 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Mike Minor is projected for 3.71 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #7 ranked starting pitcher and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a 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 Luis Castillo but behind Charlie Morton the rest of the week. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#18). He is projected for 4.75 fantasy points.

8/31 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#5 Michael Pineda (86% OWN)4.56 FP (61% ST)2.16 FP
#6 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)4.22 FP (86% ST)3.81 FP
#7 Mike Minor (96% OWN)3.71 FP (82% ST)2.23 FP
#8 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)3.67 FP (87% ST)3.99 FP
#9 Joey Lucchesi (83% OWN)3.61 FP (50% ST)1.76 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#16 Ryan Yarbrough (90% OWN)5.4 FP (65% ST)2.19 FP
#17 Hyun-Jin Ryu (97% OWN)5.4 FP (70% ST)6.3 FP
#18 Mike Minor (96% OWN)4.75 FP (82% ST)2.23 FP
#19 Jake Odorizzi (96% OWN)4.7 FP (69% ST)2.98 FP
#20 Charlie Morton (98% OWN)4.66 FP (86% ST)3.81 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.

MIKE MINORFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201910.72.11.229278.8
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.20.440.266.15.71.8
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)3.70.530.185.96.11.8
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)4.80.520.196.55.71.6
2019 Season6111817417557
-- Per Game (28 GP)2.20.390.296.26.22.0
2018 to 2019110231632830795
-- Per Game (56 GP)2.00.410.295.95.51.7