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o41
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CAR
o39
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MJ Melendez or Elias Diaz

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

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
Elias Diaz

Elias Diaz

CColorado Rockies COL
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Diaz

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News MJ Melendez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Diaz over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Elias Diaz
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Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.235010.2780.29404
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.139132.2620.25009
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Elias Diaz
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.143011.1250.14302
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.278024.3000.33305
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
83%
+2.2 compared to last week
START
83%
+5.97 compared to last week
OWN/START Elias Diaz
OWN
15%
-1.67 compared to last week
START
 
5%
-2.14 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
9th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Elias Diaz
Not Ranked
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 265th 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 Elias Diaz

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 21st.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • In the past two weeks he has had an awful lot of time off. Either he isn't an every day player or he is coming back from an injury of some sort. I suggest checking out his news page to get a closer look.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 290th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.270
  • Ranked 247th in batting average with 0.235
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 324th with 0.275
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 149th with 0.424
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 215th with 0.698
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 218th in RBI with 17
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 352nd in runs scored with 10
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.016, OBP: -0.019, HRs: -7, RBI: +6, Runs: -22, Wlks: -2, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Injury Elias Diaz

No Injury Reported

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 5-6L 9-2
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.209041.2770.256011
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Elias Diaz
DateOpponentResult
Oct 03@LADGraterol 2-4W 2-1
Oct 04@LADHeaney 4-4W 5-2
Oct 05@LADKershaw 12-3L 6-1
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.220275.2330.390012
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating MJ Melendez
9.05
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Elias Diaz
2.46
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 Elias Diaz
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2015 PIT 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 -1
2016 PIT 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 1
2017 PIT 64 42 1 18 19 1 11 .223 .265 .314 90
2018 PIT 82 72 10 33 34 0 21 .286 .339 .452 182
2019 PIT 101 73 2 31 28 0 23 .241 .294 .307 147
2020 COL 26 16 2 4 9 0 5 .235 .288 .353 35
2021 COL 105 81 16 50 42 0 27 .246 .306 .453 314
2022 COL 103 75 9 28 48 0 25 .230 .287 .380 253
3-YEAR AVG 77 57 7 28 26 0 18 .243 .299 .380 165
Career 484 359 40 164 181 1 112 .244 .298 .382
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