Zach Davies is Projected to Be the #75 Starting Pitcher...Behind Yu Darvish and Ahead of Jason Vargas the Rest of the Season

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

You can expect Zach Davies to be a good bench player who will start in certain weeks the rest of the season. His 11.42 projected fantasy points puts him at #75 behind Yu Darvish and ahead of Jason Vargas. He is expected to be out through 8/12 which impacts his rest of season ranking. He has averaged -1.51 fantasy points in his past 37 games, which is less than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 1.43 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#76) is worse than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 66%, he is the #79 most highly owned starting pitcher. Zach Davies is expected to improve on this season-to-date's #106 fantasy position rank.

REST OF SEASON RANK (SP) PROJECTIONFANTASY STATS SINCE 2018
#73 Ryan Yarbrough (65% OWN)11.9 FP, 1.48 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#66)
#74 Yu Darvish (94% OWN)11.5 FP, 1.28 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#66)
#75 Zach Davies (66% OWN)11.4 FP, 1.43 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#66)
#76 Jason Vargas (40% OWN)11 FP, 1.23 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#66)
#77 Mike Leake (62% OWN)10.8 FP, 1.2 per game31 FP, 38 gp, 0.82 per game (#66)

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START ZACH DAVIES IN WEEK 20... AHEAD OF

Zach Davies is projected for 1.98 fantasy points in week 20 which ranks him a the #48 projected starting pitcher for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This week's rank is better than his rest of season rank. Zach Davies is not expected to be active the rest of week 20.

8/12 TO 8/18 RANK (SP)PROJECTIONROS FP PROJ AVG
#46 Lucas Giolito (97% OWN)2.17 FP (91% ST)2.28 FP
#47 Alex Wood (63% OWN)2.16 FP (30% ST)1.61 FP
#48 Zach Davies (66% OWN)1.98 FP (24% ST)1.43 FP
#49 Mike Soroka (97% OWN)1.97 FP (89% ST)3.57 FP
#50 Joey Lucchesi (82% OWN)1.89 FP (44% ST)1.5 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.

ZACH DAVIESFPWINLOSSIPKBB
Rest of 201911.43.22.0473111.9
-- Per Game (8 Proj)1.40.390.245.63.81.4
8/12 to 8/18 (4 Games)2.00.730.4911.27.52.9
2019 Season-7.33851237841
-- Per Game (24 GP)-0.310.330.215.13.21.7
2018 to 2019-55.83101218712762
-- Per Game (37 GP)-1.510.270.325.13.41.7