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MJ Melendez or Jose Iglesias

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

MJ Melendez

CKansas City Royals KC
Jose Iglesias

Jose Iglesias

SSColorado Rockies COL
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Melendez over Iglesias

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News MJ Melendez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Iglesias over Melendez

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Jose Iglesias
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Performance MJ Melendez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.077111.0770.30803
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.120114.2410.32007
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Jose Iglesias
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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
66%
+28.3 compared to last week
START
62%
+29.66 compared to last week
OWN/START Jose Iglesias
OWN
21%
-3.34 compared to last week
START
 
6%
-1.68 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus MJ Melendez
20th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Jose Iglesias
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 8th.
  • 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 373rd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.230
  • Ranked 360th in batting average with 0.191
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 218th with 0.310
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 315th with 0.327
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 285th with 0.637
  • Top 35 in walks and is currently ranked 34th with 29
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 170th in RBI with 22
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 197th in runs scored with 20
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.212, OBP: +0.311, HRs: +15, RBI: +50, Runs: +45, Wlks: +58, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Jose Iglesias

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SS's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 28th.
  • The current leader among SS's is Bo Bichette
  • 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 Hand (Late September?). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 100 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.349 and is currently ranked 80th
  • Top 35 in batting average with 0.314 and is currently ranked 29th
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 101st with 0.346
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 198th with 0.398
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 159th with 0.745
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 285th in RBI with 13
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 240th in runs scored with 16
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.035, OBP: +0.035, HRs: -6, RBI: +1, Runs: -15, Wlks: -3, Stls: -2,
Next Up Health Check
Injury MJ Melendez

No Injury Reported

Injury Jose Iglesias

HAND - Late September?

Hand
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups MJ Melendez
DateOpponentResult
Sep 27@DETWentz
Sep 28@DETManning
Sep 29@DETRodriguez
Sep 30@CLEQuantrill
Oct 01@CLECivale
Oct 02@CLEMcKenzie
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.176055.2500.250018
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Jose Iglesias
DateOpponentResult
Sep 27@SFWebb
Sep 28@SFRodon
Sep 29@SFCobb
Sep 30@LADHeaney
Oct 01@LADKershaw
Oct 02@LADAnderson
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.2662811.3010.418021
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating MJ Melendez
7.79
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Jose Iglesias
3.64
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 112 83 15 45 50 0 58 .212 .311 .384 301
ON PACE 119 88 15 47 53 0 61 .212 .311 .384 320
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 112 83 15 45 50 0 58 .212 .311 .384
Career Jose Iglesias
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2011 BOS 10 2 0 3 0 0 0 N/A N/A N/A 3
2012 BOS 24 8 1 5 2 1 4 .127 .214 .206 18
2013 BOS 109 106 3 39 29 5 15 .303 .346 .386 198
2015 DET 120 125 2 44 23 11 25 .300 .347 .370 246
2016 DET 136 119 4 57 32 7 27 .256 .307 .338 263
2017 DET 130 118 6 56 54 7 21 .255 .288 .369 284
2018 DET 125 116 5 43 49 15 19 .269 .310 .389 286
2019 CIN 146 145 10 62 59 6 20 .288 .318 .401 320
2020 BAL 40 52 3 16 24 0 4 .364 .399 .538 113
2021 LAA 136 128 9 65 46 5 20 .267 .304 .386 388
2022 COL 115 125 3 48 47 3 17 .301 .339 .395 344
ON PACE 122 133 3 51 50 3 18 .301 .339 .395 366
3-YEAR AVG 107 108 7 48 43 4 15 .289 .322 .412 274
Career 1091 1044 46 438 365 60 172 .280 .320 .382
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