Tanner Rainey is Projected to Be the #280 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 -3.25 projected fantasy points puts him at #280 behind Jordan Romano and ahead of Nick Ramirez. He has averaged -1.09 fantasy points in his past 47 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.38 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#220) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Tanner Rainey is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #266 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (RP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#278 Buck Farmer-3.2 FP, -0.28 per game25 FP, 51 gp, 0.5 per game (#85)
#279 Jordan Romano-3.2 FP, -0.43 per game25 FP, 51 gp, 0.5 per game (#85)
#280 Tanner Rainey-3.2 FP, -0.38 per game25 FP, 51 gp, 0.5 per game (#85)
#281 Nick Ramirez-3.4 FP, -0.42 per game25 FP, 51 gp, 0.5 per game (#85)
#282 Josh Staumont (1% OWN)-3.5 FP, -0.45 per game25 FP, 51 gp, 0.5 per game (#85)

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WEEK 24 AND 25 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Tanner Rainey is projected for -0.79 fantasy points in 2 games in week 24 which only ranks him as the #255 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 Jacob Barnes but behind Jordan Romano. Week 25 will not be as good based on projected rank (#289). He is projected for -0.95 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#253 Michael Lorenzen-0.76 FP (7% ST)-0.18 FP
#254 Jordan Romano-0.76 FP-0.43 FP
#255 Tanner Rainey-0.79 FP-0.38 FP
#256 Jacob Barnes-0.8 FP-0.75 FP
#257 Austin Davis-0.81 FP-1.03 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (RP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#287 Carlos Estevez-0.9 FP (2% ST)-0.24 FP
#288 Ricardo Pinto-0.9 FP-1.99 FP
#289 Tanner Rainey-0.95 FP-0.38 FP
#290 Dan Altavilla-0.99 FP-0.55 FP
#291 Austin Davis-1.06 FP-1.03 FP

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.

TANNER RAINEYFPSVHDIPKBB
Rest of 2019-3.250.11.77.411.06.4
-- Per Game (9 Proj)-0.380.020.200.851.30.74
9/2 to 9/8 (2.1 Games)-0.790.030.421.82.61.5
9/9 to 9/15 (1.9 Games)-0.950.030.391.62.61.5
2019 Season-17.5308355531
-- Per Game (39 GP)-0.450.000.210.901.40.79
2018 to 2019-51.0308416243
-- Per Game (47 GP)-1.090.000.170.861.30.91