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MJ Melendez or Aledmys Diaz

Who Should I Start? - Week 25 • Start New
MJ Melendez

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
Aledmys Diaz

Aledmys Diaz

1BHouston Astros HOU
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Diaz

 
 
 
 
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Latest News MJ Melendez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Diaz over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Aledmys Diaz
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Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.111122.3330.27805
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.121235.2750.36409
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Aledmys Diaz
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250001.2500.33303
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250022.2500.30005
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START MJ Melendez
OWN
78%
+28.73 compared to last week
START
73%
+25.22 compared to last week
OWN/START Aledmys Diaz
OWN
19%
+2.28 compared to last week
START
 
5%
-2.97 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
20th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Aledmys 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 21st among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 7th.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • He is doing better than most people thought he would.
  • 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 412th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.202
  • Ranked 397th in batting average with 0.178
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 213th with 0.313
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 319th with 0.325
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 288th with 0.638
  • Top 25 in walks and is currently ranked 25th with 32
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 150th in RBI with 24
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 183rd in runs scored with 21
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.3 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.21, OBP: +0.315, HRs: +16, RBI: +52, Runs: +47, Wlks: +64, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Aledmys Diaz

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: LF 2B SS 3B DH 1B . However, he plays LF most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among 1B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 34th.
  • The current leader among 1B's is Christian Walker
  • 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 236th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.288
  • Ranked 132nd in batting average with 0.269
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 297th with 0.286
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 241st with 0.373
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 261st with 0.659
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 377th in RBI with 9
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 466th in runs scored with 6
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.009, OBP: -0.018, HRs: +2, RBI: -9, Runs: +6, Wlks: +3, Stls: +1,
Next Up Health Check
Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Injury Aledmys Diaz

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Sep 27@DETLange 6-4L 4-3
Sep 28@DETNorris 1-4L 2-1
Sep 29@DETRodriguez 5-5L 10-3
Sep 30@CLECivale
Oct 01@CLEPlesac
Oct 02@CLEBieber
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.179166.2780.282021
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Aledmys Diaz
DateOpponentResult
Sep 27VS ARIDavies 2-5W 10-2
Sep 28VS ARIMoronta 2-1L 5-2
Sep 30VS TBRasmussen
Oct 01VS TBMcClanahan
Oct 02VS TBKluber
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.176021.1760.17604
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating MJ Melendez
8.67
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Aledmys Diaz
5.05
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 116 85 16 47 52 0 64 .210 .315 .384 315
ON PACE 120 88 16 48 54 0 66 .210 .315 .384 327
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 116 85 16 47 52 0 64 .210 .315 .384
Career Aledmys Diaz
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2016 STL 111 120 17 71 65 4 41 .297 .367 .507 360
2017 STL 79 72 7 31 20 4 13 .252 .283 .385 161
2018 TOR 130 111 18 55 55 3 23 .263 .303 .453 299
2019 HOU 77 57 9 36 40 2 27 .260 .346 .447 190
2020 HOU 24 20 4 11 8 0 2 .290 .310 .536 51
2021 HOU 90 76 8 27 44 0 15 .257 .313 .399 230
2022 HOU 84 71 10 33 34 1 17 .255 .302 .410 235
ON PACE 87 73 10 34 35 1 17 .255 .302 .410 244
3-YEAR AVG 64 51 7 25 31 1 15 .262 .326 .433 157
Career 595 527 73 264 266 14 138 .267 .321 .442
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