Sit Em Alert: Francellis Montas Projected for Fewer FPs Than Trevor Bauer in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Francellis Montas is projected for 1.39 fantasy points in one game in week 3 which ranks him as the #65 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 Corey Kluber but behind Trevor Bauer. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#11). He is projected for 5.96 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#63 Chase Anderson (12% OWN)1.44 FP (5% ST)0.12 FP
#64 Trevor Bauer (96% OWN)1.43 FP (93% ST)2.33 FP
#65 Francellis Montas (88% OWN)1.39 FP (81% ST)2.99 FP
#66 Corey Kluber (93% OWN)1.37 FP (80% ST)1.9 FP
#67 Brandon Woodruff (68% OWN)1.31 FP (54% ST)0.97 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#9 Jose Berrios (97% OWN)6.4 FP (94% ST)3.58 FP
#10 Blake Snell (97% OWN)6 FP (88% ST)3.89 FP
#11 Francellis Montas (88% OWN)6 FP (81% ST)2.99 FP
#12 Gerrit Cole (98% OWN)5.9 FP (97% ST)5.2 FP
#13 Zack Greinke (96% OWN)5.7 FP (94% ST)5.8 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Francellis Montas to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 81.6 projected fantasy points puts him at #27 behind Kyle Hendricks and ahead of Jose Quintana. He has averaged 6.09 fantasy points in his past 16 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 2.99 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#26) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 88%, he is the #44 most highly owned starting pitcher. Francellis Montas is expected to come up short of last season's #23 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#25 Sean Manaea (92% OWN)87 FP, 2.95 per game53 FP, 5 gp, 10.53 per game (#1)
#26 Kyle Hendricks (95% OWN)87 FP, 3.19 per game49 FP, 31 gp, 1.58 per game (#52)
#27 Francellis Montas (88% OWN)82 FP, 2.99 per game98 FP, 16 gp, 6.09 per game (#8)
#28 Jose Quintana (82% OWN)74 FP, 2.47 per game98 FP, 16 gp, 6.09 per game (#8)
#29 James Paxton (75% OWN)72 FP, 3.16 per game85 FP, 28 gp, 3.02 per game (#31)

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.

FRANCELLIS MONTASFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection8212.87.015613742
-- Per Game (27 Proj)3.00.470.265.75.01.5
4/6 to 4/12 (1 Game)1.40.350.325.94.41.6
4/13 to 4/19 (2 Games)6.01.00.4510.810.83.2
2019 Season98929610323
-- Per Game (16 GP)6.10.560.126.06.41.4