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BAL
o31.5
-3.5
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CLE
JAX
o35.5
-1.5
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NYJ
PHI
o35.5
+1
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KC
CHI
o35
-3.5
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IND
BUF
o34
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SEA
PIT
o36
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MIA
TB
o31.5
+1.5
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DAL
DEN
o31.5
-2.5
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LAR
LAC
o30
-3.5
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NO
HOU
o33.5
+1.5
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NE
o34
+2
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MIN
LV
o34
-3.5
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ARI
CIN
o31.5
-2.5
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GB
SF
o33
-2.5
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CAR
WAS
o36.5
-3
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ATL
DET
o35
+1
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Tommy Pham or MJ Melendez

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Tommy Pham

Tommy Pham

LFBoston Red Sox BOS
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Pham over Melendez

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Tommy Pham
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Pham

 
 
 
 
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Latest News MJ Melendez
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Performance Tommy Pham
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.125002.1760.25004
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.200025.2630.286010
Season stats based on the past 14 days
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
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Tommy Pham
OWN
59%
-4.78 compared to last week
START
43%
-3.64 compared to last week
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
64%
+19.14 compared to last week
START
58%
+18.95 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Tommy Pham
43rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
21st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Tommy Pham

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: LF DH . However, he plays LF most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 43rd among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 28th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • He is doing better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 422nd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.271
  • Ranked 429th in batting average with 0.218
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 317th with 0.305
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 375th with 0.360
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 362nd with 0.665
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 459th with 9
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 78th with 70
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 253rd in RBI with 55
  • Top 100 in runs scored and is currently ranked 77th with 87
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.02, OBP: -0.013, HRs: -3, RBI: -6, Runs: -12, Wlks: -36, Stls: -7,
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,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Tommy Pham

No Injury Reported

Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Tommy Pham
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS ATLLee 3-0L 9-7
Aug 10VS ATLWright
Aug 11VS BALVoth
Aug 12VS NYYGerman
Aug 13VS NYYMontas
Aug 14VS NYYTaillon
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.226069.3390.302116
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
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
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Tommy Pham
7.95
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating MJ Melendez
8.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Tommy Pham
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2014 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -1
2015 52 41 5 28 18 2 19 .268 .347 .477 122
2016 STL 78 36 9 26 17 2 20 .226 .324 .440 102
2017 STL 128 135 23 95 72 25 71 .304 .409 .518 460
2018 STL 137 136 21 102 63 15 67 .275 .367 .464 421
2019 TB 151 165 23 79 72 26 82 .279 .371 .458 493
2020 SD 37 32 3 14 14 8 17 .242 .333 .348 92
2021 SD 153 103 14 70 44 14 76 .223 .336 .371 420
2022 CIN 96 81 11 58 38 7 40 .243 .323 .384 274
ON PACE 142 120 16 86 56 10 59 .243 .323 .384 407
3-YEAR AVG 114 100 13 54 43 16 58 .253 .353 .412 335
Career 838 729 109 472 338 99 392 .263 .359 .440
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
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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
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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
Junis
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