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o41
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WAS
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o39
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Austin Riley or Lance McCullers Jr.

Who Should I Start? - Week 26 • Start New
Austin Riley

Austin Riley

3BAtlanta Braves ATL
Lance McCullers Jr.

Lance McCullers Jr.

SPHouston Astros HOU
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Riley over McCullers Jr.

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Austin Riley
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting McCullers Jr. over Riley

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Lance McCullers Jr.
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Performance Austin Riley
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.091112.1670.36403
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.152114.3000.27309
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Lance McCullers Jr.
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ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
1.500-100511.171
Season stats based on the past 7 days

ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
1.500-100511.171
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Austin Riley
OWN
94%
+0.32 compared to last week
START
94%
+12.09 compared to last week
OWN/START Lance McCullers Jr.
OWN
83%
-4.12 compared to last week
START
40%
+2.8 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Austin Riley
4th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Lance McCullers Jr.
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Austin Riley

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 4th among 3B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 11th.
  • The current leader among 3B's is Alex Bregman
  • He is putting up close to the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 348th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.248
  • Ranked 313th in batting average with 0.213
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 168th with 0.324
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 232nd with 0.376
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 213th with 0.700
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 81st with 21
  • Top 100 in RBI and is currently ranked 87th with 22
  • Top 75 in runs scored and is currently ranked 56th with 25
  • Top 75 in HRs and is currently ranked 62nd with 7
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.032, OBP: -0.02, HRs: +3, RBI: -17, Runs: -2, Wlks: +1, Stls: +2,
Breakdown Lance McCullers Jr.

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SP's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 67th.
  • The current leader among SP's is Luis Garcia
  • Trending Pitching Stats

  • Currently ranked 101st in WHIP with 1.27
  • Top 25 in ERA and is currently ranked 24th with 2.16
  • Top 20 in walks and is currently ranked 20th with 18
  • Top 50 in wins and is currently ranked 43rd with 4
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.8 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: W: -8, L: -2, WHIP: +0.018, ERA: -1.103, K's: -131, Walks: -52
Next Up Health Check
Injury Austin Riley

No Injury Reported

Injury Lance McCullers Jr.

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Austin Riley
DateOpponentResult
Oct 03@MIALuzardo 4-7L 4-0
Oct 04@MIAGarrett 3-7W 2-1
Oct 05@MIANardi 1-1L 12-9
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.175576.2570.476016
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Lance McCullers Jr.
DateOpponentResult
Oct 03VS PHINola 11-13L 3-0
Oct 04VS PHISuarez 10-7W 10-0
Oct 05VS PHIPlassmeyer 0-1W 3-2
ERA W-L HLD SV SO WLK WHIP GP
1.500-100511.171
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Austin Riley
14.20
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Lance McCullers Jr.
8.55
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Austin Riley
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 ATL 80 62 18 41 49 0 16 .226 .279 .471 181
2020 ATL 63 53 9 28 31 0 19 .227 .290 .382 134
2021 ATL 178 196 35 96 115 0 55 .302 .363 .527 594
2022 ATL 150 158 36 87 90 2 53 .271 .347 .529 533
3-YEAR AVG 107 104 21 55 65 0 30 .269 .329 .484 303
Career 471 469 98 252 285 2 143 .270 .335 .499
Career Lance McCullers Jr.
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2015 HOU 22 125.2 2109 129 43 0 6-7 3.22 1.19 9.2 326
2016 HOU 14 81.0 1341 106 45 0 6-5 3.22 1.54 11.8 218
2017 HOU 22 116.1 2014 132 40 0 7-4 4.33 1.32 10.2 291
2018 HOU 25 126.0 2108 142 50 0 10-6 3.93 1.19 10.1 348
2020 HOU 14 69.2 1134 79 22 0 3-5 4.13 1.18 10.2 160
2021 HOU 28 160.1 2765 179 73 0 13-4 3.03 1.2 10.1 435
2022 HOU 7 43.1 660 39 18 0 4-2 2.08 1.22 8.1 108
3-YEAR AVG 21 114 1950 129 48 0 8-5 3.39 1.21 10.2 298
Career 132 715.1 12131 806 291 0 0-0 3.54 1.27 10.1
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