Projecting a Down Week 24 for Madison Bumgarner with Fewer FPs Than Joey Lucchesi

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Madison Bumgarner is projected for 1.66 fantasy points in 2 games in week 24 which ranks him as the #59 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average week with fewer fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Kolby Allard but behind Joey Lucchesi. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#9). He is projected for 7.62 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#57 Brock Burke (14% OWN)1.73 FP (7% ST)-1.08 FP
#58 Joey Lucchesi (82% OWN)1.73 FP (48% ST)1.39 FP
#59 Madison Bumgarner (97% OWN)1.66 FP (77% ST)2.75 FP
#60 Kolby Allard (29% OWN)1.62 FP (13% ST)-0.37 FP
#61 Caleb Smith (87% OWN)1.62 FP (55% ST)0.89 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#7 Aaron Nola (98% OWN)7.8 FP (85% ST)4.6 FP
#8 Max Scherzer (98% OWN)7.7 FP (82% ST)7.6 FP
#9 Madison Bumgarner (97% OWN)7.6 FP (77% ST)2.75 FP
#10 Justin Verlander (98% OWN)7.4 FP (93% ST)8.7 FP
#11 Jose Quintana (94% OWN)7.1 FP (61% ST)2.94 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Madison Bumgarner to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 13.2 projected fantasy points puts him at #28 behind Sonny Gray and ahead of Kenta Maeda. He has averaged 1.73 fantasy points in his past 53 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.75 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#34) 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 #20 most highly owned starting pitcher. Madison Bumgarner is expected to slightly improve on this season-to-date's #30 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#26 Cole Hamels (95% OWN)13.3 FP, 2.66 per game271 FP, 118 gp, 2.3 per game (#64)
#27 Sonny Gray (96% OWN)13.3 FP, 2.83 per game271 FP, 118 gp, 2.3 per game (#64)
#28 Madison Bumgarner (97% OWN)13.2 FP, 2.75 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)
#29 Kenta Maeda (94% OWN)12.9 FP, 3.22 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)
#30 Homer Bailey (53% OWN)12.8 FP, 3.38 per game21 FP, 22 gp, 0.96 per game (#61)

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.

MADISON BUMGARNERFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201913.21.61.328255.9
-- Per Game (5 Proj)2.80.330.265.95.21.2
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)1.70.240.356.24.91.4
9/9 to 9/15 (4 Games)7.60.760.4211.510.32.2
2019 Season719817617736
-- Per Game (31 GP)2.30.290.265.75.71.2
2018 to 201992151530528679
-- Per Game (53 GP)1.70.280.285.85.41.5