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Yermin Mercedes or J.D. Martinez

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

Yermin Mercedes

CChicago White Sox CHW
J.D. Martinez

J.D. Martinez

LFBoston Red Sox BOS
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Mercedes over Martinez

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yermin Mercedes
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Martinez over Mercedes

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News J.D. Martinez
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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 J.D. Martinez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.350022.4170.35006
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.2981711.3700.362012
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 J.D. Martinez
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
100%
+3.59 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yermin Mercedes
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus J.D. Martinez
6th
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 J.D. Martinez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: DH LF . However, he plays DH most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 7th among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 2nd.
  • The current leader among OF's is Ronald Acuna Jr.
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 35 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.390 and is currently ranked 28th
  • Top 15 in batting average with 0.340 and is currently ranked 14th
  • Top 20 on base percentage and is currently ranked 17th with 0.422
  • Top 15 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 11th with 0.618
  • Top 15 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 11th with 1.040
  • Top 50 in walks and is currently ranked 44th with 20
  • He drives in a lot of runs and is currently ranked 2nd with 33
  • He has a lot of runs scored and is currently ranked 4th with 32
  • Top 15 in HRs and is currently ranked 14th with 10
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.34, OBP: +0.422, HRs: +10, RBI: +33, Runs: +32, Wlks: +20, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yermin Mercedes

No Injury Reported

Injury J.D. Martinez

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 J.D. Martinez
DateOpponentResult
May 10@BALScott 2-2L 4-1
May 11VS OAKBassitt 3-2L 3-2
May 12VS OAKKaprielian 1-0L 4-1
May 13VS OAKManaea 3-2W 8-1
May 14VS LAAWatson 1-1W 4-3
May 15VS LAABundy
May 16VS LAAQuintana
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.40441011.4390.712013
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yermin Mercedes
19.16
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating J.D. Martinez
31.21
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 J.D. Martinez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2011 HOU 51 56 6 27 34 0 13 N/A N/A N/A 113
2012 HOU 113 95 11 34 55 0 40 .241 .311 .375 229
2013 HOU 86 74 7 24 36 2 10 .250 .272 .378 145
2014 HOU 114 128 22 55 73 6 29 .316 .361 .560 338
2015 DET 158 168 35 93 102 3 53 .282 .344 .518 474
2016 DET 119 140 22 69 68 1 49 .308 .375 .536 369
2017 DET 119 131 45 85 104 4 53 .303 .376 .690 484
2018 BOS 150 188 43 111 130 5 69 .330 .402 .629 605
2019 BOS 145 173 35 97 103 2 72 .304 .382 .553 523
2020 BOS 55 45 7 22 27 1 22 .209 .286 .381 125
2021 BOS 38 49 10 32 33 0 20 .340 .422 .618 177
ON PACE 153 198 40 129 133 0 81 .340 .422 .618 716
3-YEAR AVG 117 135 28 77 87 3 54 .300 .376 .558 417
Career 1148 1247 243 649 765 24 430 .306 .372 .535
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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
HOU vs JAC
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LAC @WAS
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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