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Max Scherzer or Trent Thornton

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Max Scherzer

Max Scherzer

SPWashington Nationals WAS
Trent Thornton

Trent Thornton

SPToronto Blue Jays TOR
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Scherzer over Thornton

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Max Scherzer
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Thornton over Scherzer

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Trent Thornton
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Performance Max Scherzer
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
nan-nan0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.140-000831.001
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Trent Thornton
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
0.000-000000.001
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
0.000-000000.001
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Max Scherzer
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
83%
+11.5 compared to last week
OWN/START Trent Thornton
OWN
 
1%
-0.2 compared to last week
START
 
1%
-0.2 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Max Scherzer
3rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Trent Thornton
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Max Scherzer

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: P SP . However, he plays P most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 3rd among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 45th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is in a heck of a slump. If he is star player then he should rebound.
  • In the past two weeks he has had an awful lot of time off and he's listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Triceps (Day-to-day). Stay clear of him if its going to stick around, otherwise now is the time to get a guy at a bargain price since he is hurt. Check out his player news.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 15 in WHIP and is currently ranked 11th with 0.87
  • Top 20 in ERA and is currently ranked 16th with 2.37
  • Top 75 in strikeouts and is currently ranked 68th with 50
  • Top 100 in wins and is currently ranked 87th
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.9 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +7, L: +3, WHIP: -1.111, ERA: -4.769, K's: +124, Walks: +20
Breakdown Trent Thornton

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 461st.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +1, L: +3, WHIP: -1.18, ERA: +2.49, K's: +36, Walks: +10
Next Up Health Check
Injury Max Scherzer

TRICEPS - Day-to-day

Triceps
Injury Trent Thornton

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Max Scherzer
DateOpponentResult
Jul 26@PHIBradley 5-1L 6-5
Jul 27@PHIMoore 0-3W 6-4
Jul 28@PHIWheeler
Jul 29@PHIVelasquez
Jul 30VS CHCWilliams
Jul 31VS CHCHendricks
Aug 01VS CHCAlzolay
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
1.883-0002581.053
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Trent Thornton
DateOpponentResult
Jul 26@BOSOttavino 3-3L 5-4
Jul 28@BOSRichards
Jul 28@BOSHouck
Jul 29@BOSRodriguez
Jul 30VS KC
Jul 31VS KCMinor
Aug 01VS KCKeller
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
1.130-000601.134
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Max Scherzer
14.97
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Trent Thornton
0.00
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Max Scherzer
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2010 DET 31 193.1 3287 184 70 0 12-11 3.54 1.26 8.6 502
2011 DET 33 195.2 3381 177 59 0 16-8 4.09 1.32 8.1 515
2012 DET 32 187.2 3276 231 60 0 16-7 3.74 1.27 11.1 569
2013 DET 32 214.1 3388 240 56 0 21-3 2.94 0.97 10.1 705
2014 DET 32 211.0 3526 239 62 0 18-5 3.24 1.19 10.2 601
2015 WAS 33 226.1 3362 276 34 0 14-12 2.82 0.93 11 697
2016 WAS 34 228.1 3561 284 56 0 20-7 2.96 0.97 11.2 718
2017 WAS 31 200.2 3111 268 55 0 16-6 2.51 0.9 12 658
2018 WAS 33 220.2 3493 300 51 0 18-7 2.53 0.91 12.2 745
2019 WAS 33 202.1 3286 280 48 0 14-7 2.85 1.05 12.5 618
2020 WAS 13 72.0 1321 97 25 0 5-4 4 1.42 12.1 184
2021 WAS 17 102.0 1608 135 24 0 7-4 2.29 0.85 11.9 318
ON PACE 27 166 2604 218 38 0 11-6 2.29 0.85 11.9 515
3-YEAR AVG 26 164 2700 226 41 0 12-6 2.89 1.04 12.3 516
Career 354 2242.2 36600 2711 600 0 0-0 3.11 1.08 10.9
Career Trent Thornton
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2019 TOR 32 152.0 2759 149 61 0 6-9 4.91 1.43 8.8 302
2020 TOR 3 5.2 131 6 3 0 0-0 11.12 3.18 9.5 1
2021 TOR 26 38.0 679 39 12 0 1-3 4.74 1.32 9.2 59
ON PACE 43 65 1145 65 20 0 1-5 4.74 1.32 9.2 99
3-YEAR AVG 18 78 1445 78 32 0 3-5 5.13 1.49 8.9 152
Career 61 193.1 3569 194 76 0 0-0 5.12 1.47 9
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