Vincent Velasquez is Projected to Be the #151 Starting Pitcher... and Not Worth a Roster Spot (39% Owned)

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Vincent Velasquez is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -3.19 projected fantasy points puts him at #151 behind Ross Detwiler and ahead of Mike Montgomery. He has averaged -0.77 fantasy points in his past 60 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.53 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#139) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 39%, he is the #111 most highly owned starting pitcher. Vincent Velasquez is expected to come up short of this season-to-date's #132 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#149 Kevin Gausman (20% OWN)-3 FP, -0.83 per game88 FP, 63 gp, 1.4 per game (#42)
#150 Ross Detwiler (3% OWN)-3 FP, -0.6 per game-11 FP, 1 gp (#177)
#151 Vincent Velasquez (39% OWN)-3.2 FP, -0.53 per game-11 FP, 1 gp (#177)
#152 Mike Montgomery (38% OWN)-3.2 FP, -0.68 per game-11 FP, 1 gp (#177)
#153 Joe Ross (43% OWN)-3.3 FP, -0.58 per game-11 FP, 1 gp (#177)

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WEEK 24 FANTASY PROJECTION AND RANK

Vincent Velasquez is projected for -0.39 fantasy points in week 24 which only ranks him as the #122 projected starting pitcher and not a fantasy relevant player for the week. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Vincent Velasquez is not expected to be active the rest of week 23.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#120 Jaime Barria (8% OWN)-0.34 FP (2% ST)-1.42 FP
#121 Wei-Yin Chen (0% OWN)-0.39 FP-1.29 FP
#122 Vincent Velasquez (39% OWN)-0.39 FP (21% ST)-0.53 FP
#123 Steven Wright (0% OWN)-0.43 FP-0.39 FP
#124 Marcus Stroman (92% OWN)-0.45 FP (66% ST)1 FP

FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season and next week. Also included are actual stats from the current and last season.

VINCENT VELASQUEZFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 2019-3.191.72.0292810.7
-- Per Game (6 Proj)-0.530.280.334.94.71.8
9/2 to 9/8 (4 Games)-0.390.560.6410.19.23.6
2019 Season-25.17679610335
-- Per Game (29 GP)-0.870.210.243.33.61.2
2018 to 2019-46.00151923826494
-- Per Game (60 GP)-0.770.250.324.04.41.6