Projecting a Down Week 3 for Patrick Corbin with Fewer FPs Than Zack Wheeler

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Patrick Corbin is projected for 2.77 fantasy points in one game in week 3 which ranks him as the #34 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a below average game with fewer fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above German Marquez but behind Zack Wheeler. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#26). He is projected for 3.82 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#32 Bryse Wilson (3% OWN)2.93 FP0.16 FP
#33 Zack Wheeler (96% OWN)2.87 FP (92% ST)2.92 FP
#34 Patrick Corbin (97% OWN)2.77 FP (95% ST)4.21 FP
#35 German Marquez (92% OWN)2.75 FP (79% ST)2.27 FP
#36 Brad Keller (23% OWN)2.73 FP (7% ST)-0.19 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#24 Dallas Keuchel (89% OWN)4.25 FP (67% ST)1.11 FP
#25 Charlie Morton (97% OWN)3.89 FP (94% ST)4.04 FP
#26 Patrick Corbin (97% OWN)3.82 FP (95% ST)4.21 FP
#27 Dylan Bundy (83% OWN)3.76 FP (65% ST)1.99 FP
#28 Mike Soroka (96% OWN)3.65 FP (91% ST)3.22 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Patrick Corbin to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 124.04 projected fantasy points puts him at #11 behind Charlie Morton and ahead of Blake Snell. He has averaged 4.27 fantasy points in his past 33 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 4.21 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#12) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is slightly overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 97%, he is the #8 most highly owned starting pitcher. Patrick Corbin is expected to improve on last season's #15 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#9 Luis Castillo (97% OWN)131 FP, 4.43 per game130 FP, 32 gp, 4.08 per game (#21)
#10 Charlie Morton (97% OWN)125 FP, 4.04 per game164 FP, 33 gp, 4.98 per game (#16)
#11 Patrick Corbin (97% OWN)124 FP, 4.21 per game141 FP, 33 gp, 4.27 per game (#20)
#12 Blake Snell (97% OWN)121 FP, 3.89 per game24 FP, 23 gp, 1.07 per game (#69)
#13 Jack Flaherty (97% OWN)116 FP, 3.93 per game151 FP, 33 gp, 4.59 per game (#19)

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and upcoming weeks. Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

PATRICK CORBINFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection12412.26.618320754
-- Per Game (29 Proj)4.20.410.226.27.01.8
4/6 to 4/12 (2 Games)2.80.250.326.56.71.9
4/13 to 4/19 (2 Games)3.80.430.225.97.11.9
2019 Season14114720223870
-- Per Game (33 GP)4.30.420.216.17.22.1