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o31.5
-3.5
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JAX
o35.5
-1.5
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NYJ
PHI
o35.5
+1
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CHI
o35
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BUF
o34
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PIT
o36
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TB
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o31.5
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LAC
o30
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HOU
o33.5
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NE
o34
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LV
o34
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CIN
o31.5
-2.5
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SF
o33
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WAS
o36.5
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DET
o35
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MJ Melendez or Joe Ryan

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
Joe Ryan

Joe Ryan

SPMinnesota Twins MIN
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Ryan

 
 
 
 
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Latest News MJ Melendez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ryan over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Joe Ryan
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Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.267243.3530.73304
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.278245.3810.528010
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Joe Ryan
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
1.801-000900.601
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
8.921-1001621.172
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
64%
+19.14 compared to last week
START
58%
+18.95 compared to last week
OWN/START Joe Ryan
OWN
94%
-0.13 compared to last week
START
67%
-11.33 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
21st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Joe Ryan
50th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
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 255th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.297
  • Ranked 293rd in batting average with 0.241
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 131st with 0.336
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 133rd with 0.447
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 119th with 0.783
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 396th in RBI with 31
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 422nd 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,
Breakdown Joe Ryan

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 51st among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 66th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He has been under achieving. Look for him to bounce back.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 15 in WHIP and is currently ranked 11th with 1.00
  • Top 100 in ERA and is currently ranked 78th
  • Top 75 in wins and is currently ranked 66th with 9
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +5, L: +3, WHIP: +0.283, ERA: -0.235, K's: +53, Walks: +18
Next Up Health Check
Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Injury Joe Ryan

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS CHWMartin 2-3L 3-2
Aug 09VS CHWLynn 2-5W 4-2
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
Matchups Joe Ryan
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09@LADUrias 12-6L 10-3
Aug 10@LADPepiot
Aug 12@LAASandoval
Aug 13@LAADetmers
Aug 14@LAADavidson
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
nan-nan0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating MJ Melendez
8.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Joe Ryan
9.03
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
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 99 83 16 42 45 0 51 .241 .336 .447 286
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 68 57 11 29 31 0 35 .241 .336 .447
Career Joe Ryan
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2021 MIN 5 . . . 0
2022 MIN 16 . . . 0
ON PACE 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 . . . 0
3-YEAR AVG 5 . . . 0
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Week 1
ARI vs KC
ATL vs NO
BAL @NYJ
BUF @LAR
CAR vs CLE
CHI vs SF
CIN vs PIT
DAL vs TB
DEN @SEA
DET vs PHI
GB @MIN
HOU vs IND
JAC @WAS
LAC vs LV
MIA vs NE
NYG @TEN
Matchup Time Pitchers
ARI vs PIT 9:40 PM EST Bumgarner
Keller
ATL @BOS 7:10 PM EST Wright
Pivetta
BAL vs TOR 7:05 PM EST Kremer
Berrios
CHC vs WAS 2:20 PM EST Steele
Gray
CHW @KC 8:10 PM EST Cueto
Bubic
CIN @NYM 1:10 PM EST Zeuch
Walker
CLE @DET 7:10 PM EST Civale
Hutchison
COL vs STL 8:40 PM EST Freeland
Quintana
HOU vs TEX 8:10 PM EST Verlander
Otto
LAA @OAK 3:37 PM EST Toussaint
Blackburn
LAD vs MIN 10:10 PM EST Pepiot
Gray
MIA @PHI 7:05 PM EST Alcantara
Syndergaard
MIL vs TB 2:10 PM EST Woodruff
Springs
NYY @SEA 4:10 PM EST Cortes
Ray
SD vs SF 4:10 PM EST Manaea
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