Reynaldo Lopez is a Better Fantasy Option Than Ross Stripling But Not as Good as Jordan Lyles the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

According to our projection, you can expect Reynaldo Lopez to be a bench player or a good option off the waiver wire. His 3.4 projected fantasy points puts him at #92 behind Jordan Lyles and ahead of Ross Stripling. He has averaged -1.09 fantasy points in his past 59 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.62 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#97) 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 51%, he is the #88 most highly owned starting pitcher. Reynaldo Lopez is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #170 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#90 Trevor Bauer (97% OWN)3.5 FP, 0.62 per game163 FP, 28 gp, 5.82 per game (#9)
#91 Jordan Lyles (42% OWN)3.4 FP, 0.65 per game163 FP, 28 gp, 5.82 per game (#9)
#92 Reynaldo Lopez (51% OWN)3.4 FP, 0.62 per game163 FP, 28 gp, 5.82 per game (#9)
#93 Ross Stripling (40% OWN)3.4 FP, 1.06 per game56 FP, 33 gp, 1.7 per game (#50)
#94 Logan Webb (17% OWN)3.3 FP, 0.61 per game56 FP, 33 gp, 1.7 per game (#50)

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SIT REYNALDO LOPEZ IN WEEK 23... PROJECTED FOR FEWER FPS THAN TANNER ROARK

Reynaldo Lopez is projected for -0.16 fantasy points in 2 games which projects to being the #113 ranked starting pitcher. This may be a week you want to sit Reynaldo Lopez. 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 Taylor Clarke but behind Tanner Roark. Week 24 will not be as good based on projected rank (#138). He is projected for -1.04 fantasy points.

8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#111 Michael Wacha (30% OWN)-0.13 FP (17% ST)-0.2 FP
#112 Tanner Roark (59% OWN)-0.16 FP (29% ST)1.11 FP
#113 Reynaldo Lopez (51% OWN)-0.16 FP (27% ST)0.62 FP
#114 Taylor Clarke (3% OWN)-0.23 FP-0.55 FP
#115 Adrian Sampson (6% OWN)-0.32 FP (2% ST)-1.72 FP
9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#136 Kyle Gibson (89% OWN)-0.94 FP (65% ST)1.47 FP
#137 Gregory Soto (0% OWN)-0.99 FP-2.79 FP
#138 Reynaldo Lopez (51% OWN)-1.04 FP (27% ST)0.62 FP
#139 Marco Gonzales (84% OWN)-1.06 FP (56% ST)0.73 FP
#140 Jacob Nix (1% OWN)-1.22 FP-1.45 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.

REYNALDO LOPEZFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20193.41.81.8322710.1
-- Per Game (6 Proj)0.620.320.335.94.91.8
8/26 to 9/1 (2 Games)-0.160.260.365.95.22.1
9/2 to 9/8 (1 Game)-1.040.180.456.14.51.8
2019 Season-52.6781115213856
-- Per Game (27 GP)-1.950.300.415.65.12.1
2018 to 2019-64.501521337289131
-- Per Game (59 GP)-1.090.250.365.74.92.2