Start Em Alert: Mike Minor Projected to Finish Ahead of Tyler Glasnow in Week 3

SHORT TERM FANTASY OUTLOOK AND WEEKLY RANKINGS

Mike Minor is projected for 1.92 fantasy points in one game in week 3 which ranks him as the #50 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 Tyler Glasnow but behind Framber Valdez. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#62). He is projected for 1.28 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#48 Homer Bailey (44% OWN)1.99 FP (18% ST)1.97 FP
#49 Framber Valdez (3% OWN)1.94 FP (1% ST)0.05 FP
#50 Mike Minor (92% OWN)1.92 FP (77% ST)1.29 FP
#51 Tyler Glasnow (75% OWN)1.89 FP (61% ST)2.47 FP
#52 Matt Shoemaker (28% OWN)1.87 FP (9% ST)-0.39 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#60 Rick Porcello (43% OWN)1.6 FP (18% ST)0.91 FP
#61 Dinelson Lamet (91% OWN)1.57 FP (81% ST)1.51 FP
#62 Mike Minor (92% OWN)1.28 FP (77% ST)1.29 FP
#63 Jeff Samardzija (23% OWN)1.21 FP (10% ST)0.49 FP
#64 Zac Gallen (89% OWN)1.2 FP (58% ST)0.63 FP

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REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Mike Minor to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 36.32 projected fantasy points puts him at #61 behind Yonny Chirinos and ahead of Jake Odorizzi. He has averaged 1.73 fantasy points in his past 33 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.29 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#65) 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 92%, he is the #36 most highly owned starting pitcher. Mike Minor is expected to come up short of last season's #36 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#59 Steven Matz (54% OWN)41 FP, 1.51 per game2.75 FP
#60 Yonny Chirinos (27% OWN)37 FP, 1.65 per game58 FP, 26 gp, 2.22 per game (#40)
#61 Mike Minor (92% OWN)36 FP, 1.29 per game57 FP, 33 gp, 1.73 per game (#48)
#62 Jake Odorizzi (91% OWN)36 FP, 1.16 per game87 FP, 30 gp, 2.89 per game (#33)
#63 Julio Teheran (39% OWN)36 FP, 1.26 per game87 FP, 30 gp, 2.89 per game (#33)

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.

MIKE MINORFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection36.312.58.317515053
-- Per Game (28 Proj)1.30.440.306.25.31.9
4/6 to 4/12 (2 Games)1.90.420.286.55.61.6
4/13 to 4/19 (2 Games)1.30.790.6512.511.23.6
2019 Season57141020820068
-- Per Game (33 GP)1.70.420.306.36.12.1