Sit Joe Musgrove in Week 24... Projected for Fewer FPs Than Anibal Sanchez

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Joe Musgrove is projected for 0.46 fantasy points in 2 games which projects to being the #82 ranked starting pitcher. This may be a week you want to sit Joe Musgrove. 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 Chase Anderson but behind Anibal Sanchez. Week 25 will be better based on projected rank (#49). He is projected for 2.24 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#80 Ariel Jurado (15% OWN)0.59 FP (7% ST)-0.8 FP
#81 Anibal Sanchez (64% OWN)0.51 FP (38% ST)1.29 FP
#82 Joe Musgrove (68% OWN)0.46 FP (36% ST)1.15 FP
#83 Chase Anderson (45% OWN)0.44 FP (19% ST)1.49 FP
#84 Dereck Rodriguez (12% OWN)0.35 FP (5% ST)0.08 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#47 Steven Brault (11% OWN)2.34 FP (6% ST)0.78 FP
#48 Zach Davies (53% OWN)2.33 FP (21% ST)0.26 FP
#49 Joe Musgrove (68% OWN)2.24 FP (36% ST)1.15 FP
#50 Jose Berrios (97% OWN)2.14 FP (82% ST)4.27 FP
#51 J.A. Happ (76% OWN)2.14 FP (48% ST)0.61 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Joe Musgrove to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 5.77 projected fantasy points puts him at #61 behind Jordan Lyles and ahead of Trevor Williams. He has averaged -0.25 fantasy points in his past 54 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.15 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#74) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 68%, he is the #74 most highly owned starting pitcher. Joe Musgrove is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #109 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#59 Anibal Sanchez (64% OWN)6.2 FP, 1.29 per game64 FP, 25 gp, 2.57 per game (#37)
#60 Jordan Lyles (50% OWN)6 FP, 1.21 per game64 FP, 25 gp, 2.57 per game (#37)
#61 Joe Musgrove (68% OWN)5.8 FP, 1.15 per game64 FP, 25 gp, 2.57 per game (#37)
#62 Trevor Williams (45% OWN)5.7 FP, 1.18 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.22 per game (#41)
#63 Dallas Keuchel (95% OWN)5.3 FP, 1.12 per game69 FP, 31 gp, 2.22 per game (#41)

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.

JOE MUSGROVEFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20195.81.72.028255.1
-- Per Game (5 Proj)1.20.340.405.55.01.0
9/2 to 9/8 (2 Games)0.460.310.405.34.91.1
9/9 to 9/15 (2 Games)2.20.340.415.94.70.90
2019 Season-9.6791215413635
-- Per Game (35 GP)-0.280.260.344.43.91.0
2018 to 2019-13.33152126923658
-- Per Game (54 GP)-0.250.280.395.04.41.1