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Yermin Mercedes or Willson Contreras

Who Should I Start? - Week 8 • Start New
Yermin Mercedes

Yermin Mercedes

CChicago White Sox CHW
Willson Contreras

Willson Contreras

CChicago Cubs CHC
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercedes over Contreras

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yermin Mercedes
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Contreras over Mercedes

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Willson Contreras
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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
Performance Willson Contreras
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.412011.4440.41204
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.267023.3710.267011
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Yermin Mercedes
OWN
100%
+5.17 compared to last week
START
100%
+29.52 compared to last week
OWN/START Willson Contreras
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
100%
+6.18 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yermin Mercedes
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Willson Contreras
3rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
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,
Breakdown Willson Contreras

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 4th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 8th.
  • The current leader among C's is Carlos Martinez
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 159th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.304
  • Ranked 169th in batting average with 0.246
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 115th with 0.343
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 121st with 0.447
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 114th with 0.791
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 184th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 168th in RBI with 18
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 146th in runs scored with 19
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.246, OBP: +0.343, HRs: +7, RBI: +18, Runs: +19, Wlks: +12, Stls: +3,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yermin Mercedes

No Injury Reported

Injury Willson Contreras

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
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
Matchups Willson Contreras
DateOpponentResult
May 11@CLEBieber 4-2L 3-2
May 12@CLEKarinchak 1-0L 2-1
May 14@DETSkubal 0-6W 4-2
May 15@DETUrena
May 16@DETBoyd
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.538011.5710.53803
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yermin Mercedes
19.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Willson Contreras
5.58
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
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
Career Willson Contreras
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2016 CHC 75 69 12 32 35 2 26 .276 .352 .484 185
2017 CHC 117 104 21 50 74 5 45 .276 .356 .499 318
2018 CHC 138 118 10 50 54 4 53 .249 .339 .390 290
2019 CHC 105 99 24 57 64 1 38 .275 .357 .536 303
2020 CHC 60 45 7 34 25 1 22 .234 .363 .396 131
2021 CHC 36 28 7 19 18 3 12 .246 .343 .447 102
ON PACE 157 122 30 83 78 13 52 .246 .343 .447 446
3-YEAR AVG 101 87 14 47 48 2 38 .255 .350 .442 241
Career 531 463 81 242 270 16 196 .262 .351 .461
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Peralta
BAL vs NYY 1:05 PM EST Means
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Quintana
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Boyd
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Singer
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Senzatela
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Lopez
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Bassitt
NYM @TB 1:10 PM EST Stroman
Yarbrough
PHI @TOR 1:07 PM EST Anderson
Ray
PIT vs SF 1:05 PM EST Keller
Wood
SD vs STL 7:00 PM EST Weathers
Kim
Matchup Time
ATL vs HOU 7:00 PM EST
BKN vs CLE 7:00 PM EST
BOS @NY 1:00 PM EST
CHA @WAS 1:00 PM EST
CHI vs MIL 9:00 PM EST
DAL @MIN 9:00 PM EST
DEN @POR 9:00 PM EST
DET vs MIA 8:00 PM EST
GS vs MEM 3:30 PM EST
IND @TOR 1:00 PM EST
LAC @OKC 9:00 PM EST
LAL @NO 9:00 PM EST
ORL @PHI 7:00 PM EST
PHO @SA 2:00 PM EST
SAC vs UTA 9:00 PM EST
Matchup Time
CGY @VAN 10:30 PM EST