Who Should I Draft?

A.J. Minter or Shane Greene (2019)

 
Experts' Pick
 
  A.J. Minter
RP - ATL
A.J. Minter
Shane Greene
RP - DET
Shane Greene
Expert
Recommendation
54%
Recommended by
28 of 52 experts
46%
Recommended by
24 of 52 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 99# 101
Best Rank# 71# 70
Worst Rank# 208# 179
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 275# 249
Best Rank# 226# 206
Worst Rank# 403# 265
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts6967
Wins33
Saves1126
ERA3.364.18
WHIP1.241.32
   
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  A.J. Minter
RP - ATL
A.J. Minter
Shane Greene
RP - DET
Shane Greene
2018 Stats 
   
   
Games Played6566
   
Games Started00
   
Innings Pitched61.163.0
   
Wins44
   
Losses36
   
Saves1532
   
Blown Saves26
   
Holds120
   
Hits Allowed5768
   
Earned Runs2236
   
Home Runs Allowed312
   
Strikeouts6965
   
Walks2219
   
ERA3.235.12
   
WHIP1.291.37
   
  A.J. Minter
RP - ATL
A.J. Minter
Shane Greene
RP - DET
Shane Greene
2019 Projections 
   
   
Games Played6264
   
Games Started00
   
Innings Pitched58.665.4
   
Wins33
   
Losses34
   
Saves1126
   
Blown Saves26
   
Holds143
   
Hits Allowed5163
   
Earned Runs2230
   
Home Runs Allowed68
   
Strikeouts6967
   
Walks2223
   
ERA3.364.18
   
WHIP1.241.32
   
  A.J. Minter
RP - ATL
A.J. Minter
Shane Greene
RP - DET
Shane Greene
News 
 The Braves have recalled A.J. Minter from Triple-A Gwinnett.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Jun 11th
Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene pitched a scoreless ninth inning to preserve a 5-4 win over the Pirates on Tuesday. He made it interesting, allowing two baserunners in the frame.
Matthew Terelle
Wed, Jun 19th
 The Braves sent A.J. Minter to Triple-A Gwinnett on Friday.
Andrew Gould
Fri, May 10th
Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene pitched a scoreless ninth inning to save a 3-2 win over the Royals on Wednesday. He allowed one hit and struck out one.
Matthew Terelle
Thu, Jun 13th
 Braves reliever A.J. Minter took the loss on Thursday, entering the game in the 10th inning against the Diamondbacks and allowing two hits and a run while not recording an out.
Mike Maher
Fri, May 10th
Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene pitched a scoreless ninth inning to save a 9-6 win over the Rays on Tuesday. Greene struck out one in the frame.
Matthew Terelle
Wed, Jun 5th
 A.J. Minter allowed four runs on two hits and two walks against the Rockies on Saturday. Minter took the loss and blew his first save of the season.
Dan Harris
Sun, Apr 28th
Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene pitched a scoreless ninth in a 3-0 win over the Orioles on Tuesday. Greene struck out one on the way to earning his 17th save.
Matthew Terelle
Tue, May 28th
 Braves reliever A.J. Minter struck out one batter in a perfect ninth inning to earn his third save of the season in Wednesday's win over the Reds. The save was his third of the season.
Mike Maher
Thu, Apr 25th
Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene pitched a perfect ninth inning to preserve a 9-8 win over the Mets on Friday.
Matthew Terelle
Sat, May 25th
Notes 
 Minter was supposed to be in the heat of the competition for saves in Atlanta, and while that may happen down the road, an injury setback for him has handed the job over to Vizcaino. Unless you play in a deeper league, this should make Minter undraftable, but worth keeping an eye on in free agency.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros
Although Greene had a rough 2018 season, he comes into this year as the expected closer for Detroit. Joe Jimenez might take over before long, but as long as Greene continues to offer saves and strikeouts, he deserves a roster spot.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros