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James Paxton or Yusei Kikuchi

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
James Paxton

James Paxton

SPSeattle Mariners SEA
Yusei Kikuchi

Yusei Kikuchi

SPSeattle Mariners SEA
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Paxton over Kikuchi

 
 
 
 
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Latest News James Paxton
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Kikuchi over Paxton

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Yusei Kikuchi
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Performance James Paxton
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Yusei Kikuchi
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.500-0001211.171
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
8.180-1001921.552
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START James Paxton
OWN
15%
-3.32 compared to last week
START
 
5%
-0.77 compared to last week
OWN/START Yusei Kikuchi
OWN
85%
-4.49 compared to last week
START
50%
-10.38 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus James Paxton
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Yusei Kikuchi
38th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown James Paxton

    Overview

  • I couldn't find any stats of this player even playing a game in the past 60 days. This is most likely due to an injury or time in the minors.
Breakdown Yusei Kikuchi

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 38th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 36th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 75 in WHIP and is currently ranked 57th with 1.16
  • Top 75 in ERA and is currently ranked 68th with 3.71
  • Top 75 in walks and is currently ranked 54th with 17
  • Top 75 in strikeouts and is currently ranked 58th with 61
  • Top 75 in wins and is currently ranked 61st with 4
  • Top 100 in innings pitched and is currently ranked 81st with 54.1
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +5, L: +5, WHIP: +1.12, ERA: +3.98, K's: +114, Walks: +34
Next Up Health Check
Injury James Paxton

FOREARM - 2022

Forearm
Injury Yusei Kikuchi

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups James Paxton
DateOpponentResult
Jul 20@COLMarquez 8-7W 6-4
Jul 21@COLGomber 7-5L 6-3
Jul 22VS OAKManaea 7-6L 4-1
Jul 23VS OAKDiekman 2-2W 4-3
Jul 24VS OAKTrivino 3-4W 5-4
Jul 25VS OAKIrvin
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Yusei Kikuchi
DateOpponentResult
Jul 20@COLMarquez 8-7W 6-4
Jul 21@COLGomber 7-5L 6-3
Jul 22VS OAKManaea 7-6L 4-1
Jul 23VS OAKDiekman 2-2W 4-3
Jul 24VS OAKTrivino 3-4W 5-4
Jul 25VS OAKIrvin
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.500-0001211.171
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating James Paxton
1.41
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Yusei Kikuchi
8.36
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career James Paxton
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2013 SEA 4 24.0 384 21 7 0 3-0 1.5 0.92 7.9 84
2014 SEA 11 61.0 987 51 26 0 5-4 3.39 1.25 7.5 153
2015 SEA 13 67.0 1111 56 29 0 3-4 3.22 1.42 7.5 148
2016 SEA 20 121.0 1950 117 24 0 6-7 3.79 1.31 8.7 283
2017 SEA 24 133.2 2267 156 37 0 12-5 3.03 1.12 10.5 398
2018 SEA 28 158.0 2603 208 42 0 11-6 3.76 1.11 11.9 474
2019 NYY 32 159.0 2914 206 62 0 16-6 3.91 1.34 11.7 452
2020 NYY 5 20.1 356 26 7 0 1-1 6.64 1.48 11.5 41
2021 SEA 1 2.0 24 2 1 0 0-0 4.5 0.5 9 3
ON PACE 1 4 39 3 1 0 0-0 4.5 0.5 9 5
3-YEAR AVG 22 112 1958 147 37 0 9-4 3.97 1.23 11.7 322
Career 138 739.0 12596 843 235 0 0-0 3.63 1.24 10.3
Career Yusei Kikuchi
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2019 SEA 32 159.1 2721 116 50 0 6-11 5.54 1.54 6.6 254
2020 SEA 9 47.0 795 47 20 0 2-4 5.17 1.3 9 88
2021 SEA 17 104.1 1579 114 34 0 5-5 3.97 1.12 9.8 249
ON PACE 27 171 2583 186 55 0 8-8 3.97 1.12 9.8 407
3-YEAR AVG 21 102 1758 82 35 0 4-8 5.49 1.48 7.1 171
Career 58 308.1 5095 277 104 0 0-0 4.99 1.37 8.1
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