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DEN
CLE
o42.5
-3
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WAS
GB
o49
-9.5
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KC
TEN
o57.5
+5.5
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ATL
MIA
o47.5
+2.5
1:00PM • PREVIEW
NYJ
NE
o42.5
-7.5
1:00PM • PREVIEW
CAR
NYG
o43
+3
1:00PM • PREVIEW
CIN
BAL
o47
-6.5
1:00PM • PREVIEW
PHI
LV
o49.5
-3.5
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DET
LAR
o50.5
-15.5
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HOU
ARI
o47.5
-17.5
4:25PM • PREVIEW
CHI
TB
o47
-12.5
4:25PM • PREVIEW
IND
SF
o44
-4
8:20PM • PREVIEW
NO
SEA
o43.5
+5.5
8:15PM • PREVIEW

Clayton Kershaw or Framber Valdez

Who Should I Start? - Week 30 • Start New
Clayton Kershaw

Clayton Kershaw

SPLos Angeles Dodgers LAD
Framber Valdez

Framber Valdez

SPHouston Astros HOU
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Kershaw over Valdez

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Clayton Kershaw
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Valdez over Kershaw

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Framber Valdez
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Performance Clayton Kershaw
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Framber Valdez
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.390-000232.201
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
7.710-000842.432
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Clayton Kershaw
OWN
87%
-5.3 compared to last week
START
45%
+8.2 compared to last week
OWN/START Framber Valdez
OWN
83%
-9.34 compared to last week
START
47%
-6.6 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Clayton Kershaw
24th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Framber Valdez
26th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Clayton Kershaw

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: P SP . However, he plays P most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 24th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 286th.
  • 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 (2022). 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

  • His average points in the past two weeks have dipped quite a bit at 6.5.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +2, L: +5, WHIP: +0.133, ERA: +1.036, K's: +59, Walks: +11
Breakdown Framber Valdez

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 26th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 34th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is putting up close to the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 100 in WHIP and is currently ranked 83rd
  • Top 75 in ERA and is currently ranked 63rd with 3.73
  • He walks a lot of batters and is currently ranked 1st with 21
  • Top 100 in strikeouts and is currently ranked 89th with 47
  • Top 50 in wins and is currently ranked 46th with 3
  • Top 100 in innings pitched and is currently ranked 79th with 52.1
  • Decline in numbers lately by 4.5 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +3, L: +2, WHIP: +0.188, ERA: +0.25, K's: +31, Walks: +36
Next Up Health Check
Injury Clayton Kershaw

ELBOW - 2022

Elbow
Injury Framber Valdez

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Clayton Kershaw
DateOpponentResult
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Matchups Framber Valdez
DateOpponentResult
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Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Clayton Kershaw
6.07
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Framber Valdez
5.50
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Clayton Kershaw
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2010 LAD 31 195.0 3275 205 79 0 13-10 3 1.21 9.5 542
2011 LAD 31 217.1 3238 238 47 0 20-5 2.19 0.96 9.9 740
2012 LAD 33 227.2 3462 229 63 0 14-9 2.53 1.02 9.1 654
2013 LAD 33 236.0 3427 232 52 0 16-9 1.83 0.92 8.9 723
2014 LAD 26 190.1 2619 229 29 0 20-3 1.8 0.87 10.8 666
2015 LAD 33 230.1 3392 301 42 0 16-7 2.15 0.89 11.8 774
2016 LAD 21 149.0 2062 172 11 0 12-4 1.63 0.72 10.4 503
2017 LAD 27 175.0 2521 202 30 0 18-4 2.31 0.95 10.4 566
2018 LAD 26 161.1 2364 155 29 0 9-5 2.73 1.04 8.7 441
2019 LAD 31 184.2 2777 194 42 0 16-6 3.22 1.06 9.5 515
2020 LAD 15 89.0 1318 99 13 0 10-3 2.43 0.87 10 272
2021 LAD 22 123.1 1806 144 21 0 10-8 3.5 1.01 10.5 320
3-YEAR AVG 24 144 2153 149 28 0 12-5 2.84 1.01 9.2 409
Career 329 2165.0 32261 2400 458 0 0-0 2.42 0.97 10
Career Framber Valdez
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2018 HOU 8 37.0 633 34 24 0 4-1 2.19 1.24 8.3 95
2019 HOU 26 68.1 1175 68 44 0 4-7 6.06 1.73 9 111
2020 HOU 15 94.2 1414 102 26 0 8-4 3.04 1.09 9.7 258
2021 HOU 24 143.1 2223 133 62 0 11-6 3.33 1.29 8.4 335
3-YEAR AVG 16 66 1074 68 31 0 5-4 3.95 1.35 9.3 155
Career 73 341.0 5445 337 156 0 0-0 3.7 1.33 8.9
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ARI vs HOU
ATL @MIA
BAL vs CIN
BUF vs BYE
CAR @NYG
CHI @TB
CLE vs DEN
DAL vs BYE
DET @LAR
GB vs WAS
IND @SF
JAC vs BYE
KC @TEN
LAC vs BYE
LV vs PHI
MIN vs BYE
NE vs NYJ
NO @SEA
PIT vs BYE
Matchup Time Pitchers
No games scheduled
Matchup Time
BOS @NY 7:30 PM EST
CHA vs IND 7:00 PM EST
CHI @DET 7:00 PM EST
CLE @MEM 8:00 PM EST
DEN @PHO 10:00 PM EST
HOU @MIN 8:00 PM EST
NO vs PHI 8:00 PM EST
OKC @UTA 9:00 PM EST
ORL @SA 8:30 PM EST
POR vs SAC 10:00 PM EST
TOR vs WAS 7:30 PM EST
Matchup Time
BOS @PHI 7:30 PM EST
STL @VGK 10:00 PM EST
VGK @VGK 10:00 PM EST