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Shohei Ohtani or Yermin Mercedes

Who Should I Start? - Week 8 • Start New
Shohei Ohtani

Shohei Ohtani

DHLos Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA
Yermin Mercedes

Yermin Mercedes

CChicago White Sox CHW
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ohtani over Mercedes

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Shohei Ohtani
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercedes over Ohtani

 
 
 
 
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Performance Shohei Ohtani
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.200112.2380.40005
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250378.2980.545212
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 Shohei Ohtani
OWN
100%
+4.83 compared to last week
START
100%
+14.13 compared to last week
OWN/START Yermin Mercedes
OWN
100%
+4.21 compared to last week
START
100%
+23.37 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Shohei Ohtani
30th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Yermin Mercedes
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Shohei Ohtani

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 30th among DH's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 1st.
  • The current leader among DH's is Shohei Ohtani
  • He is doing much better than most people thought he would. Can he keep this up?
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 168th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.299
  • Ranked 127th in batting average with 0.264
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 215th with 0.309
  • Top 15 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 15th with 0.600
  • Top 35 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 31st with 0.909
  • Top 75 in steals and is currently ranked 52nd with 6
  • Top 35 in RBI and is currently ranked 26th with 27
  • Top 25 in runs scored and is currently ranked 22nd with 27
  • Top 10 in HRs and is currently ranked 8th with 11
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.264, OBP: +0.309, HRs: +11, RBI: +27, Runs: +27, Wlks: +6, Stls: +6,
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 Shohei Ohtani

No Injury Reported

Injury Yermin Mercedes

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Shohei Ohtani
DateOpponentResult
May 10@HOUBielak 1-2W 5-4
May 11@HOUMcCullers Jr. 3-1L 5-1
May 12@HOUBielak 2-2L 9-1
May 14@BOSAndriese 2-2L 4-3
May 15@BOSPerez
May 16@BOSEovaldi
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.225345.2440.500210
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 Shohei Ohtani
19.03
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Yermin Mercedes
19.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Shohei Ohtani
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2017 ANA 1 . . . 0
2018 ANA 114 92 22 59 61 10 37 .282 .358 .561 457
2019 ANA 106 110 18 51 62 12 33 .286 .343 .505 309
2020 LAA 45 28 7 23 23 7 22 .185 .289 .358 103
2021 LAA 37 37 11 27 27 6 6 .264 .309 .600 151
ON PACE 162 162 48 118 118 26 26 .264 .309 .600 661
3-YEAR AVG 88 77 16 44 49 10 31 .267 .339 .501 290
Career 303 267 58 160 173 35 98 .267 .335 .514
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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