Who Should I Draft?

Clay Buchholz or Doug Fister (2018)

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Doug Fister
SP - TEX
Doug Fister
Clay Buchholz
SP - ARI
Clay Buchholz
Expert
Recommendation
88%
Recommended by
7 of 8 experts
13%
Recommended by
1 of 8 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 210
Best Rank# 103
Worst Rank# 305
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 608
Best Rank# 602
Worst Rank# 1068
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts10438
Wins93
Saves00
ERA5.004.47
WHIP1.481.40
   
Misc 
   
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Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
ScoutFantasy
# 154
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 259
   
Heath Cummings
CBS Sports
# 203
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 305
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 290
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 103
   
Bill Dubiel
RotoBaller
# 178
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 294
   
  Doug Fister
SP - TEX
Doug Fister
Clay Buchholz
SP - ARI
Clay Buchholz
2017 Stats 
   
   
Games Played182
   
Games Started152
   
Innings Pitched90.17.1
   
Wins50
   
Losses91
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed8816
   
Earned Runs5310
   
Home Runs Allowed91
   
Strikeouts835
   
Walks Issued383
   
ERA5.2812.27
   
WHIP1.392.59
   
  Doug Fister
SP - TEX
Doug Fister
Clay Buchholz
SP - ARI
Clay Buchholz
2018 Projections 
   
   
Games Played2510
   
Games Started259
   
Innings Pitched141.051.6
   
Wins93
   
Losses104
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed15654
   
Earned Runs7826
   
Home Runs Allowed2010
   
Strikeouts10438
   
Walks Issued5318
   
ERA5.004.47
   
WHIP1.481.40
   
  Doug Fister
SP - TEX
Doug Fister
Clay Buchholz
SP - ARI
Clay Buchholz
News 
 Doug Fister allowed six hits while walking none and striking out four across seven innings Thursday against the White Sox. He did not factor into the decision.
John Aubin
Fri, May 18th
Clay Buchholz was released by the Royals on Tuesday. He had an opt-out clause in his contract if he wasn't called up to the majors by May 1, and Kansas City wasn't going to modify their rotation.
Michael Felner
Wed, May 2nd
 Doug Fister (1-4) took the loss against the Astros on Saturday, allowing three runs on four hits and three walks over 6 1/3 innings while striking out four.
John Aubin
Sun, May 13th
Clay Buchholz was signed by the Royals in late March, and the former Red Sox All-Star has made three minor league appearances for AAA-Omaha. He is 1-0 with a 1.12 ERA and 1.06 WHIP. Buchholz can opt out if he's not brought up to the majors by Tuesday.
Michael Felner
Sun, Apr 29th
 Doug Fister (1-3) took the loss Sunday, allowing six runs on nine hits and two walks while striking out five across 6 1/3 innings against the Red Sox.
John Aubin
Mon, May 7th
 
 Doug Fister (1-2) allowed two runs (none earned) on six hits and two walks while striking out four over 6 2/3 innings in Tuesday's win over the Indians. He did not factor into the decision.
John Aubin
Wed, May 2nd
 
 Doug Fister gave up two earned runs on four hits while striking out three over 4.2 innings in Wednesday's 4-2 win over the A's. Fister's ERA dropped slightly to 3.93 in 18.1 innings pitched so far this year.
Matt Wiswell
Thu, Apr 26th
 
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