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Jackson Merrill or Alek Thomas

Who Should I Start? - Week 12 • Start New
Jackson Merrill

Jackson Merrill

CFSan Diego Padres SD
Alek Thomas

Alek Thomas

CFArizona Diamondbacks ARI
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Merrill over Thomas

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Jackson Merrill
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Thomas over Merrill

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Alek Thomas
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Performance Jackson Merrill
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.391355.4170.91316
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.283357.2920.565213
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Alek Thomas
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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 Jackson Merrill
OWN
67%
+9.96 compared to last week
START
60%
+16.54 compared to last week
OWN/START Alek Thomas
OWN
 
4%
-0.32 compared to last week
START
 
0%
0 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Jackson Merrill
41st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Alek Thomas
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Jackson Merrill

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 41st among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 17th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Aaron Judge
  • He is doing much better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 184th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.306
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.280 and is currently ranked 75th
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 240th with 0.312
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 236th with 0.401
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 233rd with 0.713
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 355th with 9
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 391st in RBI with 27
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 398th in runs scored with 29
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.28, OBP: +0.312, HRs: +6, RBI: +27, Runs: +29, Wlks: +12, Stls: +9,
Breakdown Alek Thomas

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among CF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 174th.
  • The current leader among CF's is Aaron Judge
  • He hasn't missed that many games lately, but he is listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Hamstring (Since Mar 31, 2024). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 451st in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.256
  • Ranked 328th in batting average with 0.231
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 468th with 0.269
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 231st with 0.402
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 327th with 0.672
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 470th with 7
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 331st in RBI with 36
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 306th in runs scored with 41
  • 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: -0.01, OBP: -0.053, HRs: -10, RBI: -37, Runs: -52, Wlks: -21, Stls: -9,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Jackson Merrill

No Injury Reported

Injury Alek Thomas

HAMSTRING - Since Mar 31, 2024

Thomas is dealing with a left hamstring strain and has been placed on the 10-day injured list. He is expected to return in mid-June.
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Jackson Merrill
DateOpponentResult
Jun 10VS OAKDylan CeaseW 6-1
Jun 11VS OAKRobert SuarezW 4-3
Jun 12VS OAKRobert SuarezW 5-4
Jun 14@NYMSean ManaeaL 2-1
Jun 15@NYMJose Quintana
Jun 16@NYMTylor Megill
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.400344.4001.06704
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Alek Thomas
DateOpponentResult
Jun 11VS LAAJordan MontgomeryW 9-4
Jun 12VS LAAJose SorianoL 3-8
Jun 13VS LAABrandon PfaadtW 11-1
Jun 14VS CHWRyne NelsonW 7-1
Jun 15VS CHWErick Fedde
Jun 16VS CHWDrew Thorpe
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Jackson Merrill
5.66
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Alek Thomas
5.97
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Jackson Merrill
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2024 SD 71 65 6 29 27 9 12 .280 .312 .401 214
ON PACE 157 144 13 64 59 19 26 .280 .312 .401 474
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 71 65 6 29 27 9 12 .280 .312 .401
Career Alek Thomas
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 ARI 107 85 8 43 39 4 21 .234 .278 .353 273
2023 ARI 150 97 13 60 45 11 23 .227 .269 .381 364
2024 ARI 7 3 1 2 4 0 0 .214 .214 .500 17
ON PACE 16 6 2 4 9 0 0 .214 .214 .500 39
3-YEAR AVG 129 91 11 52 42 8 22 .230 .273 .368 319
Career 264 185 22 105 88 15 44 .230 .272 .370
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