Vincent Velasquez is Projected to Be the #158 Starting Pitcher... Keep on the Waiver Wire

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Vincent Velasquez is not projected to be worth a roster spot. His -3.34 projected fantasy points puts him at #158 behind Shun Yamaguchi and ahead of Nate Pearson. He has averaged -1.14 fantasy points in his past 34 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.14 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#156) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. Vincent Velasquez is expected to improve on last season's #178 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2019
#156 Adbert Alzolay (2% OWN)-2.7 FP, -0.13 per game0.05 FP
#157 Shun Yamaguchi (2% OWN)-3.3 FP, -0.15 per game0.05 FP
#158 Vincent Velasquez (10% OWN)-3.3 FP, -0.14 per game0.05 FP
#159 Nate Pearson (32% OWN)-3.4 FP, -0.17 per game0.05 FP
#160 Felix Pena (1% OWN)-3.7 FP, -0.2 per game0.05 FP

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VINCENT VELASQUEZ PROJECTED TO FINISH AHEAD OF JOSE DE LEON IN WEEK 3

Vincent Velasquez is projected for -0.05 fantasy points in one game in week 3 which only ranks him as the #132 projected starting pitcher and not a fantasy relevant player. His projected fantasy production is the same as his rest of season per game projection. He is ranked above Jose De Leon but behind Anthony Kay. Week 4 will not be as good based on projected rank (#202). He is projected for -0.75 fantasy points.

4/6 TO 4/12 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#130 Nate Pearson (32% OWN)-0.05 FP (4% ST)-0.17 FP
#131 Anthony Kay (3% OWN)-0.05 FP-0.3 FP
#132 Vincent Velasquez (10% OWN)-0.05 FP (4% ST)-0.14 FP
#133 Jose De Leon (1% OWN)-0.06 FP0.05 FP
#134 Anthony Banda (1% OWN)-0.07 FP0.55 FP
4/13 TO 4/19 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#200 Chase Anderson (12% OWN)-0.65 FP (5% ST)0.12 FP
#201 Ross Detwiler (0% OWN)-0.73 FP-2.14 FP
#202 Vincent Velasquez (10% OWN)-0.75 FP (4% ST)-0.14 FP
#203 Ty Blach (0% OWN)-0.75 FP-3.58 FP
#204 Ariel Jurado (2% OWN)-0.77 FP (1% ST)-1.57 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.

VINCENT VELASQUEZFPWINLOSSIPKBB
2020 Projection-3.347.17.611712139
-- Per Game (25 Proj)-0.140.290.314.74.91.6
4/6 to 4/12 (2 Games)-0.050.260.315.04.51.5
4/13 to 4/19 (2 Games)-0.750.240.364.85.01.7
2019 Season-38.677811713043
-- Per Game (34 GP)-1.140.210.243.53.81.3