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TEN
BAL
o31.5
-3.5
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CLE
JAX
o35.5
-1.5
7:00PM • PREVIEW
NYJ
PHI
o35.5
+1
7:30PM • PREVIEW
KC
CHI
o35
-3.5
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IND
BUF
o34
-1.5
4:00PM • PREVIEW
SEA
PIT
o36
-3
7:00PM • PREVIEW
MIA
TB
o31.5
+1.5
7:30PM • PREVIEW
DAL
DEN
o31.5
-2.5
9:00PM • PREVIEW
LAR
LAC
o30
-3.5
10:00PM • PREVIEW
NO
HOU
o33.5
+1.5
8:00PM • PREVIEW
NYG
NE
o34
+2
7:00PM • PREVIEW
MIN
LV
o34
-3.5
4:25PM • PREVIEW
ARI
CIN
o31.5
-2.5
7:30PM • PREVIEW
GB
SF
o33
-2.5
8:30PM • PREVIEW
CAR
WAS
o36.5
-3
1:00PM • PREVIEW
ATL
DET
o35
+1
6:00PM • PREVIEW
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Tyler Stephenson or Michael Wacha

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Tyler Stephenson

Tyler Stephenson

CCincinnati Reds CIN
Michael Wacha

Michael Wacha

SPBoston Red Sox BOS
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Stephenson over Wacha

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Tyler Stephenson
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Wacha over Stephenson

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Michael Wacha
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Performance Tyler Stephenson
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Michael Wacha
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Tyler Stephenson
OWN
44%
-14.46 compared to last week
START
15%
-3.3 compared to last week
OWN/START Michael Wacha
OWN
55%
+1.75 compared to last week
START
 
3%
+0.45 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Tyler Stephenson
24th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Michael Wacha
109th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Tyler Stephenson

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 25th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 22nd.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • He hasn't missed that many games lately, but he is listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Shoulder (Out indefinitely). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 20 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.383 and is currently ranked 20th
  • Top 15 in batting average with 0.321 and is currently ranked 11th
  • Top 25 on base percentage and is currently ranked 25th with 0.374
  • Top 75 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 73rd with 0.483
  • Top 50 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 41st with 0.856
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 440th with 1
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 242nd in RBI with 57
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 309th in runs scored with 47
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.059, OBP: +0.034, HRs: -4, RBI: -11, Runs: -32, Wlks: -29, Stls: +1,
Breakdown Michael Wacha

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 109th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 115th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is putting up close to the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 75 in WHIP and is currently ranked 75th with 1.23
  • Currently ranked 107th in ERA with 4.30
  • Top 75 in wins and is currently ranked 75th with 8
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +3, L: -5, WHIP: -0.241, ERA: -2.605, K's: -81, Walks: -12
Next Up Health Check
Injury Tyler Stephenson

SHOULDER - Out indefinitely

Shoulder
Injury Michael Wacha

ARM - August 14?

Arm
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Tyler Stephenson
DateOpponentResult
Aug 08@NYMBassitt 9-7L 5-1
Aug 09@NYMCarrasco 13-4L 6-2
Aug 10@NYMWalker
Aug 11VS CHCSmyly
Aug 13VS CHCSampson
Aug 14VS CHCThompson
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.364033.4620.36403
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Michael Wacha
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS ATLLee 3-0L 9-7
Aug 10VS ATLWright
Aug 11VS BALVoth
Aug 12VS NYYGerman
Aug 13VS NYYMontas
Aug 14VS NYYTaillon
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Tyler Stephenson
15.81
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Michael Wacha
8.81
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Tyler Stephenson
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2020 CIN 8 5 2 4 6 0 2 .294 .400 .647 19
2021 CIN 131 99 10 55 45 0 40 .286 .365 .434 348
2022 CIN 47 49 6 23 34 1 11 .345 .399 .528 153
ON PACE 69 72 8 34 50 1 16 .345 .399 .528 227
3-YEAR AVG 70 52 6 30 26 0 21 .287 .367 .444 183
Career 186 153 18 82 85 1 53 .303 .376 .467
Career Michael Wacha
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2013 STL 15 64.2 1034 65 19 0 4-1 2.78 1.1 9.1 179
2014 STL 18 104.0 1644 91 32 0 5-6 3.2 1.19 7.9 253
2015 STL 30 179.0 2936 153 58 0 17-7 3.42 1.23 7.7 463
2016 STL 27 138.0 2324 114 45 0 7-7 5.09 1.48 7.4 277
2017 STL 30 165.2 2690 158 55 0 12-9 4.13 1.36 8.6 399
2018 STL 15 82.0 1419 71 36 0 8-2 3.29 1.27 7.8 211
2019 STL 29 122.0 2199 104 55 0 6-7 4.94 1.62 7.7 212
2020 NYM 9 37.0 676 44 8 0 1-4 7.05 1.62 10.7 51
2021 TB 30 128.2 2033 125 31 0 3-5 5.32 1.33 8.7 217
2022 BOS 11 62.0 945 44 19 0 6-0 2.76 1.1 6.4 155
ON PACE 16 91 1379 64 27 0 8-0 2.76 1.1 6.4 226
3-YEAR AVG 23 96 1636 91 31 0 3-5 5.31 1.48 8.5 160
Career 214 1073.2 17900 969 358 0 0-0 4.19 1.35 8.1
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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
Junis
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