Start Brett Anderson in Week 22... Ahead of Aaron Sanchez

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Brett Anderson is projected for 1.49 fantasy points in one game the rest of the week in week 22 which ranks him as the #51 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average game with more fantasy points than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Aaron Sanchez but behind Chris Bassitt the rest of the week. Week 23 will not be as good based on projected rank (#133). He is projected for -0.74 fantasy points.

8/20 TO 8/25 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#49 Noah Syndergaard (98% OWN)1.57 FP (83% ST)2.18 FP
#50 Chris Bassitt (73% OWN)1.51 FP (45% ST)1.86 FP
#51 Brett Anderson (45% OWN)1.49 FP (19% ST)0.81 FP
#52 Aaron Sanchez (83% OWN)1.47 FP (68% ST)0.66 FP
#53 Max Fried (95% OWN)1.43 FP (65% ST)1.27 FP
8/26 TO 9/1 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#131 Shaun Anderson (6% OWN)-0.64 FP (1% ST)-1.56 FP
#132 CC Sabathia (26% OWN)-0.72 FP (6% ST)0.67 FP
#133 Brett Anderson (45% OWN)-0.74 FP (19% ST)0.81 FP
#134 Zach Davies (60% OWN)-0.81 FP (31% ST)0.38 FP
#135 Eric Lauer (28% OWN)-0.88 FP (18% ST)-0.56 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Brett Anderson to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 5.26 projected fantasy points puts him at #85 behind Tyler Glasnow and ahead of Rick Porcello. He has averaged -0.58 fantasy points in his past 42 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 0.81 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#89) 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 45%, he is the #99 most highly owned starting pitcher. Brett Anderson is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #96 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#83 Dereck Rodriguez (10% OWN)5.4 FP, 0.83 per game49 FP, 21 gp, 2.33 per game (#40)
#84 Tyler Glasnow (73% OWN)5.4 FP, 1.75 per game49 FP, 21 gp, 2.33 per game (#40)
#85 Brett Anderson (45% OWN)5.3 FP, 0.81 per game49 FP, 21 gp, 2.33 per game (#40)
#86 Rick Porcello (77% OWN)4.8 FP, 0.64 per game86 FP, 33 gp, 2.62 per game (#36)
#87 Aaron Sanchez (83% OWN)4.8 FP, 0.66 per game86 FP, 33 gp, 2.62 per game (#36)

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.

BRETT ANDERSONFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 20195.32.91.73518.99.0
-- Per Game (7 Proj)0.810.440.275.32.91.4
8/19 to 8/25 (1 Game)1.50.450.215.12.71.2
8/26 to 9/1 (1 Game)-0.740.350.365.52.91.5
2019 Season-4.001091447440
-- Per Game (25 GP)-0.160.400.365.83.01.6
2018 to 2019-24.17141422212153
-- Per Game (42 GP)-0.580.330.335.32.91.3