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George Kirby or Paul Blackburn

Who Should I Start? - Week 12 • Start New
George Kirby

George Kirby

SPSeattle Mariners SEA
Paul Blackburn

Paul Blackburn

SPOakland Athletics OAK
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Kirby over Blackburn

 
 
 
 
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Latest News George Kirby
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Blackburn over Kirby

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Paul Blackburn
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Performance George Kirby
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
15.750-100212.501
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
6.301-100821.602
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Paul Blackburn
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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
10.000-1001142.112
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START George Kirby
OWN
63%
+0.9 compared to last week
START
61%
+25.6 compared to last week
OWN/START Paul Blackburn
OWN
73%
-5.04 compared to last week
START
65%
+23.14 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus George Kirby
54th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Paul Blackburn
90th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown George Kirby

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 54th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 165th.
  • 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.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 100 in WHIP and is currently ranked 96th
  • Currently ranked 121st in ERA with 4.60
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +1, L: +3, WHIP: +1.28, ERA: +4.6, K's: +41, Walks: +6
Breakdown Paul Blackburn

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 90th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 49th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • You have to be impressed by how much better he is performing. Can he keep this up or is it a fluke?
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Currently ranked 107th in WHIP with 1.31
  • Top 100 in ERA and is currently ranked 89th
  • Top 100 in wins and is currently ranked 76th
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.4 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +5, L: -1, WHIP: -0.455, ERA: -2.779, K's: +31, Walks: +9
Next Up Health Check
Injury George Kirby

No Injury Reported

Injury Paul Blackburn

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups George Kirby
DateOpponentResult
Apr 08@MINRyan 0-1W 2-1
Apr 09@MINDuffey 0-1W 4-3
Apr 10@MINOber 1-0L 10-4
Apr 11@MINBundy 1-0L 4-0
Apr 12@CHWLopez 1-0L 3-2
Apr 13@CHWKeuchel 1-0L 6-4
Apr 14@CHWLambert 0-1W 5-1
Apr 15VS HOUOdorizzi 0-1W 11-1
Apr 16VS HOUVerlander 1-1L 4-0
Apr 17VS HOUUrquidy 1-1W 7-2
Apr 19VS TEXGray 0-1W 6-2
Apr 20VS TEXDunning 0-1W 4-2
Apr 21VS TEXBarlow 1-0L 8-6
Apr 22VS KCKeller 0-2W 4-1
Apr 23VS KCBrentz 0-3W 13-7
Apr 24VS KCPayamps 0-1W 5-4
Apr 26@TBFleming 2-2W 8-4
Apr 27@TBRasmussen 1-1L 3-2
Apr 28@TBFeyereisen 1-0L 2-1
Apr 29@MIAHernandez 2-1L 8-6
Apr 30@MIALuzardo 2-1L 3-1
May 01@MIAAlcantara 2-1W 7-3
May 02@HOUOdorizzi 2-2L 3-0
May 03@HOUJavier 2-0L 4-0
May 04@HOUVerlander 3-1L 7-2
May 05VS TBMcClanahan 2-2L 4-3
May 06VS TBRaley 1-0L 8-7
May 07VS TBRasmussen 3-1L 8-2
May 08VS TBWisler 1-1W 2-1
May 09VS PHISuarez 3-1L 9-0
May 10VS PHINola 1-4W 5-4
May 11VS PHIDominguez 2-1L 4-2
May 13@NYMSmith 0-1W 2-1
May 14@NYMOttavino 2-1L 5-4
May 15@NYMShreve 1-1W 8-7
May 16@TORKikuchi 2-1L 6-2
May 17@TORBerrios 3-2L 3-0
May 18@TORGausman 3-3W 5-1
May 19@BOSHouck 3-3L 12-6
May 20@BOSDavis 1-1L 7-3
May 21@BOSSchreiber 1-0L 6-5
May 22@BOSDiekman 1-0L 8-4
May 23VS OAKLogue 2-3W 7-6
May 24VS OAKMoll 2-0L 7-5
May 25VS OAKBlackburn 5-0L 4-2
May 27VS HOUVerlander 6-2W 6-1
May 28VS HOUUrquidy 4-2W 6-0
May 29VS HOUMontero 2-0L 2-1
May 31@BALBaker 1-3W 10-0
Jun 01@BALPerez 4-0L 9-2
Jun 02@BALLopez 3-3W 7-6
Jun 03@TEXBarlow 1-1W 4-3
Jun 04@TEXOtto 4-2L 3-2
Jun 05@TEXBurke 3-1W 6-5
Jun 06@HOUJavier 3-3W 7-4
Jun 07@HOUVerlander 7-2L 4-1
Jun 08@HOUUrquidy 5-3W 6-3
Jun 10VS BOSDiekman 2-0L 4-3
Jun 11VS BOSRobles 1-2W 7-6
Jun 12VS BOSDanish 2-0L 2-0
Jun 13VS MINThielbar 2-0L 3-2
Jun 14VS MINRyan 5-3W 5-0
Jun 15VS MINJax 4-0L 5-0
Jun 16VS LAAOhtani 5-4L 4-1
Jun 17VS LAALorenzen 6-4W 8-1
Jun 18VS LAAIglesias 2-4L 4-2
Jun 18VS LAAHerget 2-1L 3-0
Jun 19VS LAAWantz 1-0L 4-0
Jun 21@OAKKaprielian 0-5W 8-2
Jun 22@OAKBlackburn 6-3W 9-0
Jun 23@OAKJackson 1-2W 2-1
Jun 24@LAALorenzen 6-5W 4-3
Jun 25@LAABradley 0-1W 5-3
Jun 26@LAASuarez 1-2L 2-1
Jun 27VS BALWells 6-4L 9-2
Jun 28VS BALPerez 4-1W 2-0
Jun 29VS BALVoth 0-1W 9-3
Jun 30VS OAKMartinez 1-1W 8-6
Jul 01VS OAKKaprielian 1-5L 3-1
Jul 02VS OAKBlackburn
Jul 03VS OAKMontas
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.601-3004161.289
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Paul Blackburn
DateOpponentResult
Apr 08@PHINola 1-0L 9-5
Apr 09@PHIGibson 1-0L 4-2
Apr 10@PHIFalter 0-1W 4-1
Apr 11@TBPatino 0-1W 13-2
Apr 12@TBThompson 1-0L 9-8
Apr 13@TBMcClanahan 0-1W 4-2
Apr 14@TBFleming 1-1W 6-3
Apr 15@TORCimber 3-0L 4-1
Apr 16@TORMerryweather 0-2W 7-5
Apr 17@TORManoah 2-0L 4-3
Apr 18VS BALKrehbiel 1-1W 5-1
Apr 19VS BALBaumann 1-1W 2-1
Apr 20VS BALLyles 1-1L 1-0
Apr 21VS BALWells 0-2W 6-4
Apr 22VS TEXOtto 1-0L 8-1
Apr 23VS TEXBurke 2-0L 2-0
Apr 24VS TEXHoward 0-1W 2-0
Apr 26@SFRodon 3-0L 8-2
Apr 27@SFLong 0-1W 1-0
Apr 29VS CLEStephan 2-0L 9-8
Apr 30VS CLESandlin 1-1L 3-1
May 01VS CLEMcKenzie 1-2L 7-3
May 02VS TBRasmussen 2-1L 6-1
May 03VS TBKittredge 2-0L 10-7
May 04VS TBFeyereisen 2-0L 3-0
May 06@MINWinder 2-0L 2-1
May 07@MINJax 2-0L 1-0
May 08@MINStashak 3-0L 4-3
May 09@DETPineda 1-2W 2-0
May 10VS DETSkubal 2-2L 6-0
May 10@DETFaedo 0-1W 4-1
May 11@DETWentz 0-1W 9-0
May 12@DETFulmer 1-2W 5-3
May 13VS LAASilseth 1-0L 2-0
May 14VS LAALorenzen 4-2L 9-1
May 14VS LAAIglesias 1-1W 4-3
May 15VS LAASandoval 2-1L 4-1
May 16VS MINCano 1-0L 3-1
May 17VS MINWinder 2-2W 5-2
May 18VS MINGray 1-1L 14-4
May 20@LAASilseth 1-1W 4-2
May 21@LAALorenzen 5-2L 5-3
May 22@LAASandoval 3-1L 4-1
May 23@SEAGonzales 3-4L 7-6
May 24@SEAMisiewicz 0-1W 7-5
May 25@SEARay 4-5W 4-2
May 26VS TEXBush 2-1L 4-1
May 27VS TEXMoore 2-0L 8-5
May 28VS TEXHearn 3-3L 11-4
May 29VS TEXMartin 0-4W 6-5
May 30VS HOUValdez 5-2L 5-1
May 31VS HOUMontero 3-0L 3-1
Jun 01VS HOUAbreu 3-0L 5-4
Jun 03VS BOSEovaldi 3-2L 7-2
Jun 04VS BOSPivetta 5-4L 8-0
Jun 05VS BOSHill 2-3L 5-2
Jun 07@ATLWright 6-3L 3-2
Jun 08@ATLAnderson 5-3L 13-2
Jun 09@CLEDe Los Santos 1-0L 8-4
Jun 10@CLEGose 2-0L 3-2
Jun 11@CLEMorgan 2-2W 10-5
Jun 12@CLEQuantrill 4-3L 6-3
Jun 14@BOSPivetta 6-5L 6-1
Jun 15@BOSWinckowski 1-1L 10-1
Jun 16@BOSHill 2-4W 4-3
Jun 17VS KCLynch 3-6L 5-1
Jun 18VS KCKeller 2-8L 2-0
Jun 19VS KCSinger 3-2W 4-0
Jun 21VS SEAGonzales 4-7L 8-2
Jun 22VS SEAKirby 2-2L 9-0
Jun 23VS SEACastillo 4-1L 2-1
Jun 24@KCGreinke 1-4L 3-1
Jun 25@KCKeller 2-9W 9-7
Jun 26@KCSinger 3-3W 5-3
Jun 27@NYYAbreu 1-0L 9-5
Jun 28@NYYSears 3-0L 2-1
Jun 29@NYYTaillon 9-1L 5-3
Jun 30@SEAGilbert 9-3L 8-6
Jul 01@SEAGonzales 4-9W 3-1
Jul 02@SEAKirby
Jul 03@SEARay
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
3.086-30057191.1614
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating George Kirby
3.40
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Paul Blackburn
9.77
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career George Kirby
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 SEA 9 . . . 0
ON PACE 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . . 0
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 9 . . .
Career Paul Blackburn
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2017 OAK 10 . . . 0
2018 OAK 6 . . . 0
2019 OAK 4 . . . 0
2021 OAK 9 . . . 0
2022 OAK 14 . . . 0
ON PACE 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . . 0
3-YEAR AVG 7 . . . 0
Career 43 . . .
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Gomber
ATL @CIN 4:10 PM EST Strider
Mahle
BAL @MIN 2:10 PM EST Lyles
Gray
BOS @CHC 7:15 PM EST Winckowski
Mills
CHW @SF 4:05 PM EST Cease
Webb
CLE vs NYY 6:10 PM EST Civale
Cortes
DET vs KC 4:10 PM EST Brieske
Singer
HOU vs LAA 4:10 PM EST Urquidy
Sandoval
LAD vs SD 7:15 PM EST Anderson
Darvish
MIA @WAS 4:05 PM EST Castano
Tetreault
MIL @PIT 4:05 PM EST Ashby
Wilson
NYM vs TEX 4:10 PM EST Williams
Perez
OAK @SEA 4:10 PM EST Blackburn
Kirby
PHI vs STL 4:05 PM EST Gibson
Liberatore
TB @TOR 12:07 PM EST McClanahan
Gausman
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