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Kirby
Yates
College None
Team San Diego Padres
39RP
5'10"Height
210Weight
33Age
6Exp
L/LBats/Throws
Kirby Yates's Fantasy Scouting Report

REST OF SEASON OUTLOOK AND POSITION RANK

Expect Kirby Yates to be a reliable fantasy starter the rest of the season. His 221.52 projected fantasy points puts him at #16 behind Brad Hand and ahead of Ian Kennedy. He has averaged 5.07 fantasy points in his past 60 games, which is more than our projected per game average. He is projected to average 3.81 fantasy points. His rank based on average projected points is the same as his rank based on total fantasy points. He is overrated if you compare his ownership based rank with his projection rank. At 93%, he is the #6 most highly owned reliever. Kirby Yates is expected to come up short of last season's #3 fantasy position rank.

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KIRBY YATES WEEK 3 AND 4 FANTASY OUTLOOK

Kirby Yates is projected for 8.61 fantasy points in 2 games in week 3 which ranks him as the #19 projected reliever for the week and a starter for most fantasy teams. This is projected to be a better than average week with more fantasy points per game than he is projected to average per game the rest of the season. He is ranked above Taylor Rogers but behind Brad Hand. Week 4 will be slightly worse based on projected rank (#22). He is projected for 7.36 fantasy points.

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.

Career Stats
YEARTEAMAPPGSINNWLSKBBIHAERAWHIPCGSO
2020SD403.301164613.53.0000
2019SD60060.7054110113411.180.8900
2018SD65063.053129017412.140.9200
2017SD62056.74518819443.971.1100
2016NYY41041.32105019415.221.4500
2015TB20020.3100217237.961.4700
2014TB37036.00214215333.751.3300
Career (7 Seasons)23-23.31111366171.540.9800
YEARTEAMRAERHRAHBIBBIGOAOGDAOPKOBWPRD9BS
2020SD55100221.000127.000
2019SD14827146351.30029.053
2018SD151564045530.80028.861
2017SD2825122221570.401010.323
2016NYY242454135351.000113.942
2015TB1818101015250.600013.720
2014TB161543323400.600212.750
Career (7 Seasons)041200000009.641
2020 Game Log
JULY
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
07/25vsL0-000.000001.00000020009
07/26vsL0-1018.000000.722202100028
07/31@L0-1036.000000.732202001028
AUGUST
DATETEAMOPPONENTRESULTRECORDSVERAGSCGSHOIPHRERHRBBKHBWPBKPC
08/03vsL0-1122.500001.011110300015