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NFL
TEN
BAL
10
23
CLE
JAX
24
13
NYJ
PHI
24
21
KC
CHI
14
19
IND
BUF
24
27
SEA
PIT
25
32
MIA
TB
26
24
DAL
DEN
7
17
LAR
LAC
29
22
NO
HOU
13
17
NYG
NE
23
21
MIN
LV
o36.5
-3.5
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ARI
CIN
36
23
GB
SF
21
28
CAR
WAS
23
21
ATL
DET
27
23
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Rafael Montero or Corey Kluber

Who Should I Start? - Week 19 • Start New
Rafael Montero

Rafael Montero

RPHouston Astros HOU
Corey Kluber

Corey Kluber

SPTampa Bay Rays TB
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Montero over Kluber

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Rafael Montero
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Kluber over Montero

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Corey Kluber
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Performance Rafael Montero
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
9.000-000201.001
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
4.500-000300.502
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Corey Kluber
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
8.870-100411.551
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
6.870-100911.372
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Rafael Montero
OWN
46%
+2.46 compared to last week
START
44%
+1.55 compared to last week
OWN/START Corey Kluber
OWN
66%
-10.01 compared to last week
START
39%
-3.34 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Rafael Montero
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Corey Kluber
88th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Rafael Montero

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among RP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 129th.
  • The current leader among RP's is Luis Garcia
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Currently ranked 114th in WHIP with 1.11
  • Currently ranked 103rd in ERA with 2.86
  • Not too impressive with strikeouts and is currently ranked 211th with 59
  • Top 75 in saves and is currently ranked 52nd with 7
  • Top 75 in holds and is currently ranked 51st with 15
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: -2, L: -3, WHIP: -0.602, ERA: -4.405, K's: +5, Walks: -2
Breakdown Corey Kluber

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 89th among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 58th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • He is doing a lot better than most people thought he would. Can he keep this up or is it a fluke?
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Top 100 in WHIP and is currently ranked 99th
  • Currently ranked 141st in ERA with 4.91
  • Currently ranked 119th in wins with 7
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: +3, L: +4, WHIP: -0.183, ERA: +0.32, K's: +18, Walks: -16
Next Up Health Check
Injury Rafael Montero

No Injury Reported

Injury Corey Kluber

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Rafael Montero
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS TEXPerez 9-3W 7-5
Aug 10VS TEXHearn 5-6L 8-4
Aug 11VS TEXRagans 0-1W 7-3
Aug 12VS OAKMoll 2-1W 7-5
Aug 13VS OAKLogue 3-6W 8-0
Aug 14VS OAKIrvin
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
3.860-121631.145
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Corey Kluber
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09@MILPeralta 4-2L 5-3
Aug 10@MILWilliams 3-2L 4-3
Aug 12VS BALVoth 3-1L 10-3
Aug 13VS BALHall 0-1W 8-2
Aug 14VS BALLyles
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
5.441-3002081.425
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Rafael Montero
6.60
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Corey Kluber
8.94
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Rafael Montero
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2014 NYM 9 39.0 746 36 21 0 1-3 4.38 1.51 8.3 78
2015 NYM 5 10.0 191 13 5 0 0-1 4.5 1.4 11.7 21
2016 NYM 9 19.0 388 20 16 0 0-1 8.05 2.05 9.5 21
2017 NYM 34 112.0 2219 114 67 0 5-11 5.79 1.85 9.2 214
2019 NYM 22 29.0 459 34 5 0 2-0 2.48 0.97 10.6 78
2020 NYM 17 17.2 289 19 6 8 0-1 4.08 1.02 9.7 90
2021 SEA 43 49.0 851 41 16 7 5-4 6.24 1.51 7.5 107
2022 HOU 42 42.0 662 46 14 7 3-1 1.93 0.93 9.9 147
ON PACE 59 60 932 64 19 9 4-1 1.93 0.93 9.9 206
3-YEAR AVG 27 31 533 31 9 5 2-2 4.94 1.29 9 92
Career 181 310.2 5805 323 150 0 0-0 4.98 1.54 9.4
Career Corey Kluber
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2011 CLE 3 4.1 89 5 3 0 0-0 8.31 2.08 10.4 5
2012 CLE 11 57.1 986 48 16 0 2-4 5.02 1.52 7.5 107
2013 CLE 26 142.2 2290 136 33 0 11-5 3.97 1.3 8.6 385
2014 CLE 31 214.0 3205 245 46 0 17-7 2.27 1.07 10.3 673
2015 CLE 32 219.2 3273 245 45 0 9-16 3.52 1.07 10 599
2016 CLE 32 212.2 3189 227 57 0 18-9 3.34 1.07 9.6 617
2017 CLE 29 203.2 2945 265 36 0 18-4 2.25 0.87 11.7 696
2018 CLE 33 212.2 3181 222 34 0 20-7 2.92 1 9.4 636
2019 CLE 7 35.2 611 38 15 0 2-3 5.8 1.68 9.6 70
2020 TEX 1 1.0 18 1 1 0 0-0 0 1 9 3
2021 NYY 15 74.1 1243 78 31 0 4-3 4.12 1.36 9.4 160
2022 TB 20 109.1 1586 96 15 0 7-7 4.45 1.18 7.9 220
ON PACE 28 158 2294 138 21 0 10-10 4.45 1.18 7.9 317
3-YEAR AVG 8 37 624 39 16 0 2-2 4.54 1.43 9.3 78
Career 240 1478.0 22616 1606 332 0 0-0 3.34 1.12 9.8
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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 @COL 3:10 PM EST Henry
Feltner
ATL @MIA 1:40 PM EST Elder
Garrett
BAL @TB 1:40 PM EST Lyles
Rasmussen
BOS vs NYY 7:00 PM EST Wacha
Taillon
CHC @CIN 1:40 PM EST Thompson
Dunn
CHW vs DET 2:10 PM EST Lynn
Alexander
CLE @TOR 1:37 PM EST Bieber
Gausman
HOU vs OAK 2:10 PM EST Javier
Irvin
KC vs LAD 2:10 PM EST Singer
Anderson
LAA vs MIN 4:07 PM EST Davidson
Archer
MIL @STL 2:15 PM EST Ashby
Mikolas
NYM vs PHI 1:40 PM EST Bassitt
Wheeler
PIT @SF 4:05 PM EST Thompson
Wood
SD @WAS 12:05 PM EST Snell
Espino
SEA @TEX 2:35 PM EST Gilbert
Perez
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