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George Kirby or MJ Melendez

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

George Kirby

SPSeattle Mariners SEA
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Kirby over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News George Kirby
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Kirby

 
 
 
 
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Latest News MJ Melendez
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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 MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.174011.2080.21706
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.150012.2440.200011
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 MJ Melendez
OWN
43%
-1.44 compared to last week
START
37%
-1.07 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus George Kirby
54th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
19th
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 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 20th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 17th.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 343rd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.278
  • Ranked 349th in batting average with 0.230
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 122nd with 0.341
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 273rd with 0.396
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 207th with 0.737
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 470th in RBI with 17
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 515th in runs scored with 15
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.23, OBP: +0.341, HRs: +5, RBI: +17, Runs: +15, Wlks: +24, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury George Kirby

No Injury Reported

Injury MJ Melendez

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 MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Apr 07VS CLEMcKenzie 0-1W 3-1
Apr 09VS CLEClase 0-1W 1-0
Apr 10VS CLEQuantrill 1-0L 17-3
Apr 11VS CLEAllen 1-0L 10-7
Apr 12@STLHicks 1-0L 6-5
Apr 14VS DETJimenez 1-0L 4-2
Apr 15VS DETBarnes 1-0L 2-1
Apr 16VS DETVest 0-1W 3-1
Apr 19VS MINDuffey 0-2W 4-3
Apr 20VS MINPaddack 0-2W 2-0
Apr 21VS MINRyan 2-1L 1-0
Apr 22@SEAFlexen 1-2L 4-1
Apr 23@SEACastillo 1-0L 13-7
Apr 24@SEARamirez 1-0L 5-4
Apr 26@CHWKeuchel 1-2W 6-0
Apr 27@CHWSousa 1-0L 7-3
Apr 28@CHWBummer 0-1W 5-2
Apr 29VS NYYCortes 1-0L 12-2
Apr 30VS NYYCole 2-0L 3-0
May 01VS NYYSchmidt 2-2L 6-4
May 02@STLMatz 3-1L 1-0
May 03VS STLHudson 2-2W 7-1
May 04VS STLWainwright 3-3L 10-0
May 08@BALZimmermann 2-1L 4-2
May 08@BALLopez 3-2W 6-4
May 09@BALWells 1-2L 6-1
May 10@TEXPerez 1-2L 6-4
May 11@TEXAllard 0-2W 8-2
May 12@TEXHearn 2-2L 3-1
May 13@COLFreeland 1-4W 14-10
May 14@COLMarquez 1-3L 10-4
May 15@COLBard 1-1W 8-7
May 16VS CHWBurr 1-1L 5-3
May 17VS CHWCease 4-1L 3-0
May 17VS CHWMartin 0-1W 2-1
May 18VS CHWLopez 4-1W 6-2
May 19VS CHWSousa 2-0L 7-4
May 20VS MINSmeltzer 1-0L 6-4
May 21VS MINRyan 5-2L 9-2
May 22VS MINDuffey 2-2L 7-6
May 23@ARIWendelken 1-1L 9-5
May 24@ARIRamirez 1-1L 8-6
May 26@MINDuffey 2-3W 3-2
May 27@MINMegill 1-1L 10-7
May 28@MINArcher 0-2W 7-3
May 29@MINGray 3-1L 7-3
May 30@CLESandlin 4-2L 7-3
May 31@CLEQuantrill 2-3L 8-3
Jun 01@CLEPilkington 1-0L 4-0
Jun 03VS HOUUrquidy 5-2L 10-3
Jun 04VS HOUGarcia 3-4W 6-0
Jun 05VS HOUValdez 6-2L 7-4
Jun 06VS TORStripling 2-1L 8-0
Jun 07VS TORManoah 7-1L 7-0
Jun 08VS TORRichards 2-1W 8-4
Jun 09VS BALLyles 3-5W 7-5
Jun 10VS BALZimmermann 2-5W 8-1
Jun 11VS BALWells 3-4L 6-4
Jun 12VS BALKremer 1-1L 10-7
Jun 13@SFWood 4-5L 6-2
Jun 14@SFWebb 6-2L 4-2
Jun 15@SFBrebbia 3-1W 3-2
Jun 17@OAKMontas 3-7W 5-1
Jun 18@OAKIrvin 2-4W 2-0
Jun 19@OAKKoenig 1-2L 4-0
Jun 20@LAASyndergaard 4-6W 6-2
Jun 21@LAAQuijada 0-2W 12-11
Jun 22@LAAOhtani 6-4L 5-0
Jun 24VS OAKIrvin 2-5W 3-1
Jun 25VS OAKJackson 2-2L 9-7
Jun 26VS OAKAcevedo 1-1L 5-3
Jun 27VS TEXPerez 6-2L 10-4
Jun 28VS TEXGray 4-3L 8-3
Jun 29VS TEXDunning 1-6W 2-1
Jul 01@DETPineda 1-3W 3-1
Jul 02@DETBrieske
Jul 03@DETSkubal
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.23051715.3410.396042
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating George Kirby
3.40
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating MJ Melendez
6.74
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 MJ Melendez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 KC 42 32 5 15 17 0 24 .230 .341 .396 115
ON PACE 90 69 10 32 36 0 51 .230 .341 .396 248
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 42 32 5 15 17 0 24 .230 .341 .396
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Gomber
ATL @CIN 4:10 PM EST Strider
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BAL @MIN 2:10 PM EST Lyles
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BOS @CHC 7:15 PM EST Winckowski
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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
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HOU vs LAA 4:10 PM EST Urquidy
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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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