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Yermin Mercedes or Yordan Alvarez

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

Yermin Mercedes

CChicago White Sox CHW
Yordan Alvarez

Yordan Alvarez

DHHouston Astros HOU
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercedes over Alvarez

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yermin Mercedes
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Alvarez over Mercedes

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Yordan Alvarez
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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 Yordan Alvarez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.346115.3460.53806
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.4125813.4120.765012
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 Yordan Alvarez
OWN
100%
+1.13 compared to last week
START
100%
+10.94 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yermin Mercedes
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Yordan Alvarez
5th
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 Yordan Alvarez

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 5th among DH's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 2nd.
  • The current leader among DH's is Shohei Ohtani
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 20 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.416 and is currently ranked 18th
  • Top 10 in batting average with 0.346 and is currently ranked 10th
  • Top 75 on base percentage and is currently ranked 51st with 0.375
  • Top 15 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 14th with 0.606
  • Top 20 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 16th with 0.981
  • Top 100 in RBI and is currently ranked 88th with 22
  • Top 50 in runs scored and is currently ranked 40th with 25
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.7 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.346, OBP: +0.375, HRs: +7, RBI: +22, Runs: +25, Wlks: +4, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yermin Mercedes

No Injury Reported

Injury Yordan Alvarez

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 Yordan Alvarez
DateOpponentResult
May 10VS LAASuarez 1-0L 5-4
May 11VS LAASlegers 2-1W 5-1
May 12VS LAAHeaney 1-3W 9-1
May 13VS TEXMartin 0-1W 4-3
May 14VS TEXBenjamin 0-2W 10-4
May 15VS TEXDunning
May 16VS TEXGibson
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.289167.3470.467011
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yermin Mercedes
19.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Yordan Alvarez
20.67
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 Yordan Alvarez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 HOU 105 112 28 63 81 0 59 .302 .399 .606 371
2020 HOU 2 2 1 2 4 0 0 .250 .333 .625 11
2021 HOU 32 44 7 25 22 0 4 .346 .375 .606 127
ON PACE 132 182 29 103 91 0 16 .346 .375 .606 527
3-YEAR AVG 54 57 15 33 43 0 30 .301 .397 .607 191
Career 139 158 36 90 107 0 63 .312 .392 .607
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