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MJ Melendez or Starling Marte

Who Should I Start? - Week 26 • Start New
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
Starling Marte

Starling Marte

CFNew York Mets NYM
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Marte

 
 
 
 
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Latest News MJ Melendez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Marte over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Starling Marte
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Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250121.3480.45005
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.150243.2610.325010
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Starling Marte
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
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
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
69%
+7.3 compared to last week
START
67%
+7.68 compared to last week
OWN/START Starling Marte
OWN
96%
+1.59 compared to last week
START
31%
-8.83 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
9th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Starling Marte
16th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown MJ Melendez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: C DH LF RF . However, he plays C most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 9th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 5th.
  • 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 410th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.204
  • Ranked 381st in batting average with 0.186
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 196th with 0.313
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 291st with 0.340
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 266th with 0.652
  • Top 35 in walks and is currently ranked 29th with 30
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 142nd in RBI with 25
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 208th in runs scored with 19
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.211, OBP: +0.312, HRs: +16, RBI: +53, Runs: +47, Wlks: +64, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Starling Marte

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 17th among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 46th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Oscar Gonzalez
  • He should be doing much better than this. You might be able to get him now for a discount.
  • In the past two weeks he has had an awful lot of time off and he's listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Finger (Early October?). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 226th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.291
  • Ranked 146th in batting average with 0.262
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 102nd with 0.345
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 116th with 0.447
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 104th with 0.791
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 135th with 6
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 270th in RBI with 13
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 186th in runs scored with 16
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.7 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.021, OBP: -0.039, HRs: +3, RBI: +6, Runs: -14, Wlks: -17, Stls: -29,
Next Up Health Check
Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Injury Starling Marte

FINGER - Early October?

Finger
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Oct 03@CLEMcCarty 4-3W 5-2
Oct 04@CLEQuantrill 15-5L 5-3
Oct 05@CLECivale
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.209041.2770.256011
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Starling Marte
DateOpponentResult
Oct 04VS WASAbbott 0-5W 4-2
Oct 04VS WASEspino 0-9W 8-0
Oct 05VS WASFedde
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.2002126.2380.317014
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating MJ Melendez
9.05
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Starling Marte
4.72
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 119 88 16 47 53 0 64 .211 .312 .380 321
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 119 88 16 47 53 0 64 .211 .312 .380
Career Starling Marte
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2012 PIT 46 43 4 18 17 12 8 .264 .307 .429 113
2013 PIT 135 144 12 83 36 41 25 .282 .345 .447 385
2014 PIT 129 135 13 71 54 28 30 .285 .348 .447 360
2015 PIT 153 166 19 84 81 30 27 .287 .334 .444 448
2016 PIT 129 152 9 71 46 47 23 .311 .362 .456 405
2017 PIT 77 85 7 48 31 21 20 .275 .333 .379 227
2018 PIT 145 154 20 81 72 33 35 .275 .326 .458 456
2019 PIT 132 159 23 97 82 25 25 .295 .342 .503 478
2020 ARI 62 66 6 37 27 10 12 .284 .345 .435 177
2021 MIA 120 142 12 89 55 47 43 .310 .384 .461 516
2022 NYM 116 132 15 75 61 18 26 .289 .345 .462 431
3-YEAR AVG 105 122 14 74 55 27 27 .299 .359 .474 390
Career 1244 1378 140 754 562 312 274 .289 .345 .452
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