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Max Scherzer or Chris Paddack

Who Should I Start? - Week 26 • Start New
Max Scherzer

Max Scherzer

SPLos Angeles Dodgers LAD
Chris Paddack

Chris Paddack

SPSan Diego Padres SD
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Performance Max Scherzer
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
0.001-000720.571
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
0.002-0001620.332
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Chris Paddack
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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
5.900-100420.821
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Max Scherzer
OWN
95%
-2.38 compared to last week
START
72%
-0.43 compared to last week
OWN/START Chris Paddack
OWN
54%
-15.74 compared to last week
START
21%
-11.03 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Max Scherzer
2nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Chris Paddack
79th
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 2nd among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 5th.
  • 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

  • WHIP is among the best in the league currently ranked 3rd with 0.68
  • ERA is among the best in the league currently ranked 1st with 0.96
  • Top 15 in strikeouts and is currently ranked 12th with 71
  • He wins a lot of games and is currently ranked 2nd with 7
  • Top 50 in innings pitched and is currently ranked 36th with 56.0
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 4.1 PPG. If you don't have the confidence he can keep it up, then trade him for a sure thing.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +10, L: EVEN, WHIP: -0.681, ERA: -2.265, K's: +116, Walks: +11
Breakdown Chris Paddack

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: P SP . However, he plays P most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 78th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 280th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • Can't be doing much worse than he is right now. Failing to live up to expectations is one thing, but playing this bad is another.
  • 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 Elbow (Status uncertain). 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 50 in WHIP and is currently ranked 43rd with 1.12
  • Currently ranked 109th in ERA with 4.63
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.3 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +3, L: +3, WHIP: +0.092, ERA: +0.409, K's: +44, Walks: +11
Next Up Health Check
Injury Max Scherzer

No Injury Reported

Injury Chris Paddack

ELBOW - Status uncertain

Elbow
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Max Scherzer
DateOpponentResult
Sep 21@COLChacin 3-2W 5-4
Sep 22@COLStephenson 2-1L 10-5
Sep 23@COLFreeland
Sep 24@ARICastellanos
Sep 25@ARIGallen
Sep 26@ARIMejia
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.501-0001671.332
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Chris Paddack
DateOpponentResult
Sep 21VS SFWatson 6-4L 6-5
Sep 22VS SFDoval 4-1L 8-6
Sep 23VS SFWebb
Sep 24VS ATLFried
Sep 25VS ATLYnoa
Sep 26VS ATL
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
0.001-000511.002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Max Scherzer
24.35
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Chris Paddack
1.09
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 26 158.0 2428 206 34 0 14-4 1.82 0.79 11.7 532
ON PACE 27 169 2587 219 36 0 14-4 1.82 0.79 11.7 567
3-YEAR AVG 26 164 2700 226 41 0 12-6 2.89 1.04 12.3 516
Career 363 2298.2 37420 2782 610 0 0-0 3.06 1.07 10.9
Career Chris Paddack
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2019 SD 26 138.1 2280 153 31 0 9-7 3.38 1 10 361
2020 SD 14 65.0 1097 62 13 0 4-7 5.82 1.37 8.6 115
2021 SD 23 109.0 1869 99 22 0 7-7 4.71 1.25 8.2 212
ON PACE 24 117 1991 105 23 0 7-7 4.71 1.25 8.2 225
3-YEAR AVG 20 100 1689 108 22 0 7-7 4.16 1.12 9.6 238
Career 63 310.0 5246 314 66 0 0-0 4.38 1.17 9.1
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