Waiver Wire Pick Up: Drew Pomeranz is Projected to Be the #146 SP the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Drew Pomeranz may be worth a roster spot in deeper leagues or may be a decent waiver wire pick up. His -2.71 projected fantasy points puts him at #146 behind Vincent Velasquez and ahead of Jake Junis. He has averaged -2.99 fantasy points in his past 58 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average -0.91 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#152) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. Drew Pomeranz is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #194 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#144 Jacob Nix (1% OWN)-2.7 FP, -0.92 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.4 per game (#48)
#145 Vincent Velasquez (40% OWN)-2.7 FP, -0.54 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.4 per game (#48)
#146 Drew Pomeranz (4% OWN)-2.7 FP, -0.91 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.4 per game (#48)
#147 Jake Junis (45% OWN)-2.8 FP, -0.57 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.4 per game (#48)
#148 Chris Stratton (1% OWN)-2.9 FP, -1.18 per game108 FP, 77 gp, 1.4 per game (#48)

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START DREW POMERANZ IN WEEK 24... AHEAD OF VINCENT VELASQUEZ

Drew Pomeranz is projected for -0.47 fantasy points which projects to being the #119 ranked starting pitcher. This may be a week you want to sit Drew Pomeranz. He is ranked above Vincent Velasquez but behind Wei-Yin Chen. Week 25 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#120). He is projected for -0.3 fantasy points.

9/2 TO 9/8 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#117 Tim Melville (5% OWN)-0.41 FP (3% ST)-2.2 FP
#118 Wei-Yin Chen (0% OWN)-0.42 FP-1.3 FP
#119 Drew Pomeranz (4% OWN)-0.47 FP (2% ST)-0.91 FP
#120 Vincent Velasquez (40% OWN)-0.57 FP (25% ST)-0.54 FP
#121 Dillon Peters (21% OWN)-0.58 FP (8% ST)-1.22 FP
9/9 TO 9/15 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#118 Daniel Norris (10% OWN)-0.27 FP (5% ST)-2.21 FP
#119 Kevin Gausman (20% OWN)-0.27 FP (6% ST)-0.65 FP
#120 Drew Pomeranz (4% OWN)-0.3 FP (2% ST)-0.91 FP
#121 Jesse Hahn (0% OWN)-0.3 FP-0.89 FP
#122 Taylor Clarke (2% OWN)-0.32 FP (1% ST)-0.56 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.

DREW POMERANZFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 2019-2.710.30.55.05.42.3
-- Per Game (3 Proj)-0.910.080.161.71.80.76
9/2 to 9/8 (0.5 Games)-0.470.010.040.480.590.24
9/9 to 9/15 (0.6 Games)-0.300.010.030.550.540.23
2019 Season-83.172108610942
-- Per Game (32 GP)-2.600.060.312.73.41.3
2018 to 2019-173.4041615717586
-- Per Game (58 GP)-2.990.070.282.73.01.5