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Zack Collins or Yermin Mercedes

Who Should I Start? - Week 8 • Start New
Zack Collins

Zack Collins

CChicago White Sox CHW
Yermin Mercedes

Yermin Mercedes

CChicago White Sox CHW
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Collins over Mercedes

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Zack Collins
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercedes over Collins

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Yermin Mercedes
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Performance Zack Collins
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250002.2500.50003
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.214113.3530.57106
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Yermin Mercedes
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.389052.4760.55606
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.310063.3750.414011
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Zack Collins
OWN
 
2%
+0.54 compared to last week
START
 
1%
-0.09 compared to last week
OWN/START Yermin Mercedes
OWN
100%
+5.17 compared to last week
START
100%
+29.52 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Zack Collins
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Yermin Mercedes
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Zack Collins

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 33rd.
  • The current leader among C's is Carlos Martinez
  • In the past two weeks he has had an awful lot of time off. Either he isn't an every day player or he is coming back from an injury of some sort. I suggest checking out his news page to get a closer look.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 189th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.290
  • Ranked 236th in batting average with 0.224
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 139th with 0.333
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 144th with 0.429
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 146th with 0.762
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 380th in RBI with 6
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 376th in runs scored with 7
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.224, OBP: +0.333, HRs: +2, RBI: +6, Runs: +7, Wlks: +8, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Yermin Mercedes

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 11th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 2nd.
  • The current leader among C's is Carlos Martinez
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 20 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.416 and is currently ranked 17th
  • Among the best in batting average with 0.365 and is currently ranked 5th
  • Top 25 on base percentage and is currently ranked 22nd with 0.411
  • Top 25 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 25th with 0.565
  • Top 20 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 17th with 0.977
  • Top 100 in RBI and is currently ranked 80th with 22
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 248th in runs scored with 13
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.3 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.365, OBP: +0.411, HRs: +5, RBI: +22, Runs: +13, Wlks: +9, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Zack Collins

No Injury Reported

Injury Yermin Mercedes

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Zack Collins
DateOpponentResult
May 11VS MINAlcala 0-1W 9-3
May 12VS MINHapp 2-1W 13-8
May 13VS MINPineda 2-2W 4-2
May 14VS KCKeller 3-4L 6-2
May 14VS KCJunis 1-3W 3-1
May 15VS KCMinor
May 16VS KCSinger
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.200113.2940.53305
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Yermin Mercedes
DateOpponentResult
May 11VS MINAlcala 0-1W 9-3
May 12VS MINHapp 2-1W 13-8
May 13VS MINPineda 2-2W 4-2
May 14VS KCKeller 3-4L 6-2
May 14VS KCJunis 1-3W 3-1
May 15VS KCMinor
May 16VS KCSinger
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.344174.4470.531010
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Zack Collins
2.44
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Yermin Mercedes
19.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Zack Collins
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 CHW 27 15 3 10 12 0 14 .174 .297 .337 46
2020 CHW 10 1 0 1 0 0 2 .059 .158 .118 2
2021 CHW 18 11 2 7 6 0 8 .224 .333 .429 44
ON PACE 78 48 8 30 26 0 35 .224 .333 .429 192
3-YEAR AVG 19 8 2 6 6 0 8 .155 .275 .301 24
Career 55 27 5 18 18 0 24 .178 .294 .342
Career Yermin Mercedes
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2020 CHW 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0
2021 CHW 35 42 5 13 22 0 9 .365 .411 .565 123
ON PACE 153 183 21 56 96 0 39 .365 .411 .565 538
3-YEAR AVG 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0
Career 36 42 5 13 22 0 9 .362 .408 .560
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