Tanner Rainey is Projected to Be the #273 Reliever... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Tanner Rainey is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -10.6 projected fantasy points puts him at #273 behind Geoff Hartlieb and ahead of David McKay. He has averaged -0.22 fantasy points in his past 52 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average -0.18 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#204) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Tanner Rainey is expected to come up short of last season's #220 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#271 Taylor Williams-10.2 FP, -1.12 per game-0.47 FP
#272 Geoff Hartlieb-10.5 FP, -1.9 per game-0.47 FP
#273 Tanner Rainey (1% OWN)-10.6 FP, -0.18 per game-0.47 FP
#274 David McKay-10.7 FP, -0.59 per game-0.47 FP
#275 Pat Venditte-10.9 FP, -1.32 per game-0.47 FP

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TANNER RAINEY WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tanner Rainey is projected for -0.53 fantasy points in 2 games in week 3 which only ranks him as the #260 projected reliever and not a fantasy relevant player. 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 Chad Sobotka but behind Adam Cimber. Week 4 will be better based on projected rank (#252). He is projected for -0.48 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#258 Andrew Miller-0.51 FP (3% ST)-0.01 FP
#259 Adam Cimber-0.52 FP-0.15 FP
#260 Tanner Rainey-0.53 FP-0.18 FP
#261 Chad Sobotka-0.55 FP-0.43 FP
#262 Lou Trivino-0.57 FP (1% ST)-0.06 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#250 Anthony Swarzak-0.47 FP-0.41 FP
#251 Colten Brewer-0.47 FP-0.7 FP
#252 Tanner Rainey-0.48 FP-0.18 FP
#253 Josh Staumont-0.48 FP-0.89 FP
#254 Nick Goody-0.48 FP-0.32 FP

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.

TANNER RAINEYFPSVHDIPKBB
2020 Projection-10.600.811.0517840
-- Per Game (60 Proj)-0.180.010.180.841.30.66
4/6 to 4/12 (2.3 Games)-0.530.030.421.93.01.5
4/13 to 4/19 (2.4 Games)-0.480.030.432.03.21.6
2019 Season-11.3709487438
-- Per Game (52 GP)-0.220.000.170.921.40.73