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PHI
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HOU
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MJ Melendez or Alex Faedo

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
Alex Faedo

Alex Faedo

SPDetroit Tigers DET
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Faedo

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

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Latest News MJ Melendez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Faedo over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Alex Faedo
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Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.211243.2860.57905
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.267366.3530.533012
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Alex Faedo
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
nan-nan0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
nan-nan0
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
51%
+8.81 compared to last week
START
44%
+4.82 compared to last week
OWN/START Alex Faedo
OWN
 
2%
-0.43 compared to last week
START
 
0%
-0.49 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
21st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Alex Faedo
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 RF . However, he plays C most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 22nd among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 10th.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 254th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.297
  • Ranked 294th in batting average with 0.241
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 135th with 0.336
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 135th with 0.447
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 118th with 0.783
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 396th in RBI with 31
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 421st in runs scored with 29
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.241, OBP: +0.336, HRs: +11, RBI: +31, Runs: +29, Wlks: +35, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Alex Faedo

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 402nd.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Currently ranked 191st in WHIP with 1.72
  • Currently ranked 179th in ERA with 6.16
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: EVEN, L: +4, WHIP: +1.69, ERA: +6.06, K's: +40, Walks: +21
Next Up Health Check
Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Injury Alex Faedo

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS CHWLynn
Aug 09VS CHW
Aug 10VS CHWCueto
Aug 11VS CHWCease
Aug 12VS LADGonsolin
Aug 13VS LADHeaney
Aug 14VS LADAnderson
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.188122.1880.37504
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Alex Faedo
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS CLEBieber
Aug 10VS CLECivale
Aug 11VS CLEPlesac
Aug 12@CHWKopech
Aug 13@CHWGiolito
Aug 14@CHWLynn
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
11.110-100852.222
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating MJ Melendez
8.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Alex Faedo
1.74
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 68 57 11 29 31 0 35 .241 .336 .447 196
ON PACE 101 84 16 43 46 0 52 .241 .336 .447 291
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 68 57 11 29 31 0 35 .241 .336 .447
Career Alex Faedo
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2022 DET 10 43.1 787 40 21 0 0-4 6.02 1.68 8.3 39
ON PACE 14 64 1159 58 30 0 0-5 6.02 1.68 8.3 57
3-YEAR AVG 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 NAN NAN NAN 0
Career 10 43.1 787 40 21 0 0-0 6.02 1.68 8.3
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