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Yermin Mercedes or Kris Bryant

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

Yermin Mercedes

CChicago White Sox CHW
Kris Bryant

Kris Bryant

3BChicago Cubs CHC
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercedes over Bryant

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yermin Mercedes
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Bryant over Mercedes

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Kris Bryant
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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 Kris Bryant
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.375124.5831.00004
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.313359.4210.750111
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 Kris Bryant
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
100%
+4.62 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yermin Mercedes
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Kris Bryant
9th
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 Kris Bryant

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 3B LF CF RF . However, he plays 3B most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 10th among 3B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 1st.
  • The current leader among 3B's is Kris Bryant
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 75 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.350 and is currently ranked 71st
  • Top 35 in batting average with 0.309 and is currently ranked 34th
  • Top 35 on base percentage and is currently ranked 27th with 0.403
  • Among the best in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 4th with 0.667
  • Top 10 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 7th with 1.069
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 131st with 1
  • Top 75 in walks and is currently ranked 60th with 18
  • Top 50 in RBI and is currently ranked 40th with 24
  • Top 15 in runs scored and is currently ranked 12th with 28
  • Top 10 in HRs and is currently ranked 10th with 10
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.309, OBP: +0.403, HRs: +10, RBI: +24, Runs: +28, Wlks: +18, Stls: +1,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yermin Mercedes

No Injury Reported

Injury Kris Bryant

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 Kris Bryant
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
.333122.5001.00003
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yermin Mercedes
19.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Kris Bryant
28.58
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 Kris Bryant
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2015 CHC 151 153 26 87 100 13 77 .274 .368 .488 464
2016 CHC 155 176 39 121 102 8 75 .292 .385 .554 571
2017 CHC 151 162 29 111 73 7 95 .295 .409 .537 524
2018 CHC 102 106 13 59 52 2 48 .272 .374 .460 289
2019 CHC 147 151 31 108 77 4 74 .278 .379 .517 476
2020 CHC 37 28 4 20 11 0 12 .197 .278 .324 69
2021 CHC 36 38 10 28 24 1 18 .309 .403 .667 156
ON PACE 157 166 43 122 105 4 78 .309 .403 .667 683
3-YEAR AVG 95 95 16 62 47 2 45 .265 .364 .471 278
Career 779 814 152 534 439 35 399 .280 .380 .512
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BAL @LV
BUF vs PIT
CAR vs NYJ
CHI @LAR
CIN vs MIN
CLE @KC
DAL @TB
DEN @NYG
DET vs SF
GB @NO
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IND vs SEA
LAC @WAS
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Matchup Time Pitchers
ARI vs WAS 4:10 PM EST Weaver
Fedde
ATL @MIL 2:10 PM EST Ynoa
Peralta
BAL vs NYY 1:05 PM EST Means
Montgomery
BOS vs LAA 1:10 PM EST Eovaldi
Quintana
CHC @DET 1:10 PM EST Hendricks
Boyd
CHW vs KC 2:10 PM EST Cease
Singer
CIN @COL 3:10 PM EST Hoffman
Senzatela
CLE @SEA 4:10 PM EST Bieber
HOU vs TEX 2:10 PM EST McCullers Jr.
Gibson
LAD vs MIA 4:10 PM EST Buehler
Lopez
MIN vs OAK 2:10 PM EST Maeda
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