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Lance McCullers Jr. or Nick Pivetta

Who Should I Start? - Week 26 • Start New
Lance McCullers Jr.

Lance McCullers Jr.

SPHouston Astros HOU
Nick Pivetta

Nick Pivetta

RPBoston Red Sox BOS
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting McCullers Jr. over Pivetta

 
 
 
 
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Pivetta over McCullers Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Performance Lance McCullers Jr.
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
3.750-1001361.252
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
3.001-1002081.113
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nick Pivetta
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.290-000311.571
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
3.000-000811.222
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Lance McCullers Jr.
OWN
98%
+0.09 compared to last week
START
68%
-20.57 compared to last week
OWN/START Nick Pivetta
OWN
52%
-10.13 compared to last week
START
37%
-12.55 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Lance McCullers Jr.
30th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nick Pivetta
83rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Lance McCullers Jr.

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 31st among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 30th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 100 in WHIP and is currently ranked 84th
  • Top 50 in ERA and is currently ranked 44th with 3.37
  • He walks a lot of batters and is currently ranked 3rd with 26
  • Top 50 in strikeouts and is currently ranked 44th with 67
  • Top 50 in wins and is currently ranked 36th with 4
  • Top 100 in innings pitched and is currently ranked 77th with 60.2
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.4 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +8, L: +1, WHIP: +0.02, ERA: -1.165, K's: +119, Walks: +51
Breakdown Nick Pivetta

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 84th among RP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 150th.
  • The current leader among RP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is doing dreadful lately. If he is star player then he should rebound.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +8, L: +7, WHIP: -0.435, ERA: -5.146, K's: +147, Walks: +59
Next Up Health Check
Injury Lance McCullers Jr.

No Injury Reported

Injury Nick Pivetta

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Lance McCullers Jr.
DateOpponentResult
Sep 20@LAABarria 2-4W 10-0
Sep 21@LAANaughton 0-3W 10-5
Sep 22@LAASelman 0-1W 9-5
Sep 23@LAAWarren 2-0L 3-2
Sep 24@OAKMontas 13-9L 14-2
Sep 25@OAKManaea
Sep 26@OAKBlackburn
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
2.303-20047170.887
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nick Pivetta
DateOpponentResult
Sep 21VS NYMStroman 9-13W 6-3
Sep 22VS NYMWalker 7-11W 12-5
Sep 24VS NYYCole 16-8L 8-3
Sep 25VS NYYCortes
Sep 26VS NYYMontgomery
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.441-100861.362
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Lance McCullers Jr.
11.18
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nick Pivetta
3.45
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Lance McCullers Jr.
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2015 HOU 22 125.2 2109 129 43 0 6-7 3.22 1.19 9.2 326
2016 HOU 14 81.0 1341 106 45 0 6-5 3.22 1.54 11.8 218
2017 HOU 22 116.1 2014 132 40 0 7-4 4.33 1.32 10.2 291
2018 HOU 25 126.0 2108 142 50 0 10-6 3.93 1.19 10.1 348
2020 HOU 14 69.2 1134 79 22 0 3-5 4.13 1.18 10.2 160
2021 HOU 25 144.1 2490 166 69 0 11-4 3.18 1.23 10.4 384
ON PACE 26 152 2619 174 72 0 11-4 3.18 1.23 10.4 404
3-YEAR AVG 20 97 1621 111 36 0 7-6 4 1.17 10.1 254
Career 122 656.0 11196 754 269 0 0-0 3.68 1.28 10.3
Career Nick Pivetta
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2017 PHI 26 130.2 2439 140 57 0 8-10 5.99 1.53 9.6 275
2018 PHI 33 161.2 2844 188 51 0 7-14 4.84 1.32 10.5 377
2019 PHI 30 89.0 1619 89 39 1 4-6 5.66 1.6 9 168
2020 PHI 5 15.2 290 17 6 0 2-0 6.89 1.53 9.8 32
2021 BOS 28 144.2 2554 159 63 0 9-7 4.54 1.33 9.9 312
ON PACE 29 152 2686 167 66 0 9-7 4.54 1.33 9.9 328
3-YEAR AVG 23 88 1584 98 32 0 4-7 5.32 1.44 10 192
Career 122 539.1 9746 593 216 0 0-0 5.26 1.43 9.9
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