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PHI
o33.5
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CHI
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PIT
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TB
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LAC
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HOU
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o34
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0
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DET
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Gary Sanchez or MJ Melendez

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Gary Sanchez

Gary Sanchez

CMinnesota Twins MIN
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Sanchez over Melendez

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Gary Sanchez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Sanchez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News MJ Melendez
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Performance Gary Sanchez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.143000.2500.14303
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.118010.2860.11817
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.211243.2860.57905
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.267366.3530.533012
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Gary Sanchez
OWN
42%
-3.55 compared to last week
START
30%
-3.53 compared to last week
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
47%
+4.93 compared to last week
START
43%
+5.11 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Gary Sanchez
15th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
21st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Gary Sanchez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: C DH . However, he plays C most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 16th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 16th.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • Wow, would you look at that. The experts got it right on the money.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 539th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.240
  • Ranked 541st in batting average with 0.194
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 474th with 0.274
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 371st with 0.363
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 411th with 0.637
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 685th with 2
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 257th in RBI with 54
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 295th in runs scored with 50
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.005, OBP: -0.03, HRs: -15, RBI: -22, Runs: -28, Wlks: -31, Stls: +2,
Breakdown MJ Melendez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: C DH RF . However, he plays C most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 22nd among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 10th.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 254th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.297
  • Ranked 294th in batting average with 0.241
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 135th with 0.336
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 135th with 0.447
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 118th with 0.783
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 396th in RBI with 31
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 421st in runs scored with 29
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.241, OBP: +0.336, HRs: +11, RBI: +31, Runs: +29, Wlks: +35, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Gary Sanchez

No Injury Reported

Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Gary Sanchez
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09@LADUrias
Aug 10@LAD
Aug 12@LAASandoval
Aug 13@LAADetmers
Aug 14@LAADavidson
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.167000.2860.16702
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS CHWLynn
Aug 09VS CHW
Aug 10VS CHWCueto
Aug 11VS CHWCease
Aug 12VS LADGonsolin
Aug 13VS LADHeaney
Aug 14VS LADAnderson
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.188122.1880.37504
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Gary Sanchez
4.60
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating MJ Melendez
8.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Gary Sanchez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2015 NYY 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -1
2016 NYY 53 60 20 34 42 1 24 .299 .376 .657 206
2017 NYY 122 132 33 79 90 2 40 .280 .347 .533 404
2018 NYY 88 58 18 51 53 1 45 .182 .287 .398 231
2019 NYY 115 96 35 64 80 0 44 .225 .311 .504 333
2020 NYY 51 23 10 19 22 0 18 .139 .234 .343 83
2021 NYY 118 78 23 54 54 0 52 .206 .310 .429 319
2022 MIN 74 53 8 26 32 2 21 .211 .280 .371 174
ON PACE 112 80 12 39 48 3 31 .211 .280 .371 263
3-YEAR AVG 95 66 23 46 52 0 38 .203 .298 .447 245
Career 623 500 147 327 373 6 244 .226 .311 .468
Career MJ Melendez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 KC 68 57 11 29 31 0 35 .241 .336 .447 196
ON PACE 102 85 16 43 46 0 52 .241 .336 .447 294
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 68 57 11 29 31 0 35 .241 .336 .447
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