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BUF
NE
24
10
PIT
ATL
o43
0
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CHI
o44.5
+4.5
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JAX
DET
o51
-0.5
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NYJ
MIN
o44.5
-3
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WAS
NYG
o40.5
+2
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TEN
PHI
o44
-4.5
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DEN
BAL
o39.5
-9.5
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CLE
HOU
o46.5
+8
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SEA
LAR
o40.5
+6.5
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MIA
SF
o45.5
-4.5
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KC
CIN
o52.5
+2
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LAC
LV
o49.5
-2.5
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IND
DAL
o44
-10.5
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NO
TB
o40.5
-3.5
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Whit Merrifield or Wander Franco

Who Should I Start? - Week 31 • Start New
Whit Merrifield

Whit Merrifield

2BToronto Blue Jays TOR
Wander Franco

Wander Franco

SSTampa Bay Rays TB
OR
๐Ÿ”“ EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Merrifield over Franco

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Whit Merrifield
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๐Ÿ”“ EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Franco over Merrifield

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Wander Franco
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Performance Whit Merrifield
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Wander Franco
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Whit Merrifield
OWN
91%
+9.96 compared to last week
START
74%
+16.72 compared to last week
OWN/START Wander Franco
OWN
93%
-6.82 compared to last week
START
64%
-22.07 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Whit Merrifield
6th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Wander Franco
10th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Whit Merrifield

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 2B RF CF DH . However, he plays 2B most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among 2B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 8th.
  • The current leader among 2B's is Jose Altuve
  • 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

  • Top 50 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.390 and is currently ranked 39th
  • Top 15 in batting average with 0.377 and is currently ranked 11th
  • Top 25 on base percentage and is currently ranked 23rd with 0.404
  • Top 10 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 7th with 0.679
  • Top 15 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 12th with 1.083
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 145th in RBI with 14
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 141st in runs scored with 11
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.025, OBP: -0.016, HRs: +1, RBI: -15, Runs: -25, Wlks: -3, Stls: -23,
Breakdown Wander Franco

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: SS DH . However, he plays SS most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 11th among SS's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 9th.
  • The current leader among SS's is Jeremy Pena
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • 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 139th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.314
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.295 and is currently ranked 67th
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 107th with 0.337
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 128th with 0.436
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 121st with 0.773
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 154th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 231st in RBI with 8
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 222nd in runs scored with 9
  • Decline in numbers lately by 3.5 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.02, OBP: -0.031, HRs: -3, RBI: -12, Runs: -12, Wlks: -2, Stls: +6,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Whit Merrifield

No Injury Reported

Injury Wander Franco

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Whit Merrifield
DateOpponentResult
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Matchups Wander Franco
DateOpponentResult
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Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Whit Merrifield
8.97
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Wander Franco
4.64
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Whit Merrifield
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2016 KC 81 88 2 44 29 8 19 .283 .323 .392 194
2017 KC 145 169 19 80 78 34 29 .288 .324 .460 481
2018 KC 158 192 12 88 60 45 61 .304 .367 .438 519
2019 KC 160 204 16 105 73 20 45 .304 .350 .466 513
2020 KC 60 71 9 38 31 12 12 .286 .328 .444 199
2021 KC 161 179 10 95 73 39 40 .275 .316 .394 604
2022 KC 135 121 11 70 58 16 37 .250 .300 .378 435
3-YEAR AVG 119 124 10 68 54 22 30 .268 .312 .397 413
Career 900 1024 79 520 402 174 243 .286 .332 .427
Career Wander Franco
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2021 TB 73 84 9 55 43 2 24 .286 .343 .473 298
2022 TB 81 81 6 43 31 8 22 .266 .312 .403 283
3-YEAR AVG 77 83 8 49 37 5 23 .275 .327 .437 291
Career 154 165 15 98 74 10 46 .275 .327 .437
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