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James
Paxton
College Kentucky
Team New York Yankees
65SP
6'4"Height
227Weight
31Age
8Exp
L/LBats/Throws
James Paxton's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect James Paxton to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 72.12 projected fantasy points puts him at #29 behind Jose Quintana and ahead of Trevor Bauer. He is expected to be out through 5/14 which impacts his rest of season ranking. He has averaged 3.02 fantasy points in his past 28 games. Our projected per game average is virtually the same. He is projected to average 3.16 fantasy points. His rank based on avg proj (#25) is better than his rank based on total fantasy points. He is underrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 75%, he is the #57 most highly owned starting pitcher. James Paxton is expected to come up slightly short of last season's #27 fantasy position rank.

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FANTASY PROJECTIONS AND ACTUAL STATS

The tables below show projected stats (totals and averages) for the rest of the season Below the projection are actual stats from last season.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2020NYY224.0010511213.53.2500
2019NYY2929150.71560186551383.821.2800
2018SEA2828160.31160208421343.761.0921
2017SEA2424136.01250156371132.971.1000
2016SEA2020121.0670117241343.791.3000
2015SEA131367.03405629673.891.4300
2014SEA131374.06405929603.041.2000
2013SEA4424.0300217151.500.9100
Career (8 Seasons)121261.36207420583.661.2700
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2020NYY86100250.400129.250
2019NYY71642320991530.611711.650
2018SEA676723101121480.81089.940
2017SEA47459311151280.9111510.120
2016SEA62519131261091.200511.830
2015SEA342980178671.200512.900
2014SEA292531297571.700710.950
2013SEA5420234172.00008.250
Career (8 Seasons)025101000000011.590
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
07/25@L0-1027.001001.053301100041
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/02vsL0-1013.501003.075310401062