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Michael Wacha or Nestor Cortes

Who Should I Start? - Week 26 • Start New
Michael Wacha

Michael Wacha

SPTampa Bay Rays TB
Nestor Cortes

Nestor Cortes

RPNew York Yankees NYY
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Wacha over Cortes

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Michael Wacha
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Cortes over Wacha

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nestor Cortes
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Performance Michael Wacha
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
3.000-000401.001
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.140-1001521.073
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nestor Cortes
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.400-000721.401
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.400-000721.401
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Michael Wacha
OWN
 
9%
-10.18 compared to last week
START
 
3%
-7.49 compared to last week
OWN/START Nestor Cortes
OWN
64%
+63.64 compared to last week
START
33%
+32.95 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Michael Wacha
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nestor Cortes
60th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Michael Wacha

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 117th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Currently ranked 130th in WHIP with 1.43
  • Currently ranked 143rd in ERA with 5.96
  • Top 75 in innings pitched and is currently ranked 70th with 49.0
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +2, L: +1, WHIP: -0.262, ERA: -1.634, K's: +69, Walks: +20
Breakdown Nestor Cortes

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 60th among RP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 111th.
  • 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

  • Currently ranked 170th in wins with 2
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +2, L: +1, WHIP: -1.38, ERA: -13.25, K's: +63, Walks: +15
Next Up Health Check
Injury Michael Wacha

No Injury Reported

Injury Nestor Cortes

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Michael Wacha
DateOpponentResult
Sep 20VS TORRay 12-6W 6-4
Sep 21VS TORManoah 7-2L 4-2
Sep 22VS TORStripling 5-7W 7-1
Sep 24VS MIACabrera
Sep 25VS MIAAlcantara
Sep 26VS MIALuzardo
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.730-1001021.183
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nestor Cortes
DateOpponentResult
Sep 20VS TEXAlexy 2-1W 4-3
Sep 21VS TEXDunning 5-9W 7-1
Sep 22VS TEXPatton 1-2W 7-3
Sep 24@BOSEovaldi
Sep 25@BOSPivetta
Sep 26@BOSRodriguez
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
6.000-0001421.223
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Michael Wacha
3.82
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nestor Cortes
2.42
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Michael Wacha
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2013 STL 15 64.2 1034 65 19 0 4-1 2.78 1.1 9.1 179
2014 STL 18 104.0 1644 91 32 0 5-6 3.2 1.19 7.9 253
2015 STL 30 179.0 2936 153 58 0 17-7 3.42 1.23 7.7 463
2016 STL 27 138.0 2324 114 45 0 7-7 5.09 1.48 7.4 277
2017 STL 30 165.2 2690 158 55 0 12-9 4.13 1.36 8.6 399
2018 STL 15 82.0 1419 71 36 0 8-2 3.29 1.27 7.8 211
2019 STL 29 122.0 2199 104 55 0 6-7 4.94 1.62 7.7 212
2020 NYM 9 37.0 676 44 8 0 1-4 7.05 1.62 10.7 51
2021 TB 27 116.2 1857 113 28 0 3-5 5.4 1.35 8.7 192
ON PACE 28 124 1966 119 29 0 3-5 5.4 1.35 8.7 203
3-YEAR AVG 18 80 1431 73 33 0 5-4 4.71 1.51 8.2 158
Career 200 999.2 16779 913 336 0 0-0 4.28 1.36 8.2
Career Nestor Cortes
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2018 BAL 4 4.2 108 3 4 0 0-0 7.72 3 5.8 1
2019 NYY 33 62.0 1301 69 28 0 5-1 6.1 1.66 10 126
2020 SEA 5 7.2 165 8 6 0 0-1 15.26 2.35 9.4 -2
2021 NYY 17 66.1 1092 71 21 0 2-2 2.98 1.12 9.6 150
ON PACE 18 70 1156 75 22 0 2-2 2.98 1.12 9.6 158
3-YEAR AVG 14 24 525 27 13 0 2-1 7.3 1.82 9.9 42
Career 59 140.2 2666 151 59 0 0-0 5.18 1.49 9.7
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