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Who Should I Draft?

Jon Lester or Tyler Anderson (2021)


Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jon Lester
SP - WSH
Jon Lester
Tyler Anderson
SP - PIT
Tyler Anderson
Expert
Recommendation
64%
Recommended by
7 of 11 experts
36%
Recommended by
4 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 261# 345
Best Rank# 135# 193
Worst Rank# 764# 679
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 366# 735
Best Rank# 313# 683
Worst Rank# 511# 698
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts115106
Wins86
Saves00
ERA4.974.93
WHIP1.411.38
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertIL10-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 168
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 197
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 232
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 222# 263
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 267
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 135
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 268# 271
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 240# 193
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 338# 306
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 445# 440
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 764# 679
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Jon Lester
SP - WSH
Jon Lester
Tyler Anderson
SP - PIT
Tyler Anderson
2020 Stats 
   
   
Games Played1213
   
Games Started1211
   
Innings Pitched61.160.3
   
Wins34
   
Losses33
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed6458
   
Earned Runs3529
   
Home Runs Allowed115
   
Strikeouts4241
   
Walks1725
   
ERA5.164.37
   
WHIP1.331.39
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Jon Lester
SP - WSH
Jon Lester
Tyler Anderson
SP - PIT
Tyler Anderson
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played2525
   
Games Started2523
   
Innings Pitched138.6125.6
   
Wins86
   
Losses99
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed153130
   
Earned Runs7769
   
Home Runs Allowed2522
   
Strikeouts115106
   
Walks4243
   
ERA4.974.93
   
WHIP1.411.38
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Jon Lester
SP - WSH
Jon Lester
Tyler Anderson
SP - PIT
Tyler Anderson
News 
 Nationals' SP Jon Lester threw a three-inning simulated game at the team's alternate site on Thursday.
Jack Mannis
Fri, Apr 16th
Tyler Anderson (1-2) allowed one run on four hits and two walks while striking out two over 5.1 innings, earning the win over the Padres on Wednesday.
Connor Rooney
Thu, Apr 15th
 Washington Nationals LHP Jon Lester, who's on the IL following the team's COVID-19 outbreak, will throw around 45-50 pitches in a simulated game on Thursday.
Jon Mathisen
Tue, Apr 13th
Tyler Anderson (0-2) was saddled with his second loss of the season against the Cubs on Thursday. He allowed three runs on 10 hits and no walks in 5.1 innings. He struck out five.
Connor Rooney
Thu, Apr 8th
 Nationals' SP Jon Lester is scheduled to throw a bullpen session and a subsequent simulated game on Tuesday, per manager Davey Martinez.
Jack Mannis
Mon, Apr 12th
Tyler Anderson (0-1) picked up the loss Saturday against the Cubs. He allowed three runs on five hits and two walks over five innings. He struck out seven.
Connor Rooney
Sat, Apr 3rd
 The Nationals opening day roster includes Trea Turner but does not include Josh Bell, Kyle Schwarber, Josh Harrison, Yan Gomes, Alex Avila, Patrick Corbin, Jon Lester, or Brad Hand, according to MASN's Mark Zuckerman. The Nationals are currently dealing with a COVID outbreak, and these absences are all likely related to positive tests and close contact tracing.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Tue, Apr 6th
The Pirates signed LHP Tyler Anderson to a major-league contract.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Feb 16th
 John Lester says that he felt "good" after throwing two innings of live BP on Sunday.
Jack Mannis
Sun, Mar 14th
 
Notes 
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