Sean Doolittle is Projected to Be the #6 Reliever...Behind Josh Hader and Ahead of Emilio Pagan the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Sean Doolittle to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 86.09 projected fantasy points puts him at #6 behind Josh Hader and ahead of Emilio Pagan. He has averaged 4.35 fantasy points in his past 94 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 5.06 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#8) 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 95%, he is the #8 most highly owned reliever. He is also currently the #6 ranked reliever.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#4 Brad Hand (97% OWN)88 FP, 5.2 per game227 FP, 69 gp, 3.29 per game (#12)
#5 Josh Hader (97% OWN)86 FP, 5.1 per game175 FP, 54 gp, 3.24 per game (#13)
#6 Sean Doolittle (95% OWN)86 FP, 5.1 per game210 FP, 42 gp, 4.99 per game (#4)
#7 Emilio Pagan (55% OWN)75 FP, 4.69 per game210 FP, 42 gp, 4.99 per game (#4)
#8 Edwin Diaz (89% OWN)74 FP, 4.33 per game434 FP, 73 gp, 5.95 per game (#1)

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WEEK 21 AND 22 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Sean Doolittle is projected for 10.93 fantasy points in 2 games the rest of the week which is good enough to be the #5 ranked reliever and a must start for most owners. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Liam Hendriks but behind Hansel Robles the rest of the week. His projected rank in Week 22 is the same as it is in Week 21. He is projected for 12.01 fantasy points.

8/13 TO 8/18 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Emilio Pagan11.1 FP (50% ST)4.69 FP
#4 Hansel Robles11 FP (68% ST)2.37 FP
#5 Sean Doolittle10.9 FP (89% ST)5.1 FP
#6 Liam Hendriks10.6 FP (73% ST)4.97 FP
#7 Aroldis Chapman10.4 FP (96% ST)4.12 FP
8/19 TO 8/25 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#3 Kenley Jansen13.3 FP (89% ST)5.3 FP
#4 Brad Hand12.5 FP (94% ST)5.2 FP
#5 Sean Doolittle12 FP (89% ST)5.1 FP
#6 Craig Kimbrel11.8 FP (24% ST)4.87 FP
#7 Josh Hader11.6 FP (89% ST)5.1 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.

SEAN DOOLITTLEFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 20198611.70.816.918.43.3
-- Per Game (17 Proj)5.00.680.050.981.10.19
8/12 to 8/18 (1.9 Games)10.91.50.091.92.10.38
8/19 to 8/25 (2.8 Games)12.01.60.142.82.90.51
2019 Season200270515812
-- Per Game (52 GP)3.80.520.000.971.10.23
2018 to 20194095119211618
-- Per Game (94 GP)4.40.540.010.981.20.19