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Who Should I Draft?

Merrill Kelly or Yoshihisa Hirano (2020)

Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Yoshihisa Hirano
RP - SEA
Yoshihisa Hirano
Expert
Recommendation
55%
Recommended by
12 of 22 experts
45%
Recommended by
10 of 22 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 180# 179
Best Rank# 104# 84
Worst Rank# 379# 343
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 405# 373
Best Rank# 337# 337
Worst Rank# 411# 486
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts4520
Wins31
Saves04
ERA4.894.14
WHIP1.411.33
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-IL10
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 240# 343
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 159
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 147
   
Andrea LaMont
Lenny Melnick Fantasy Sports
# 174# 190
   
Bill Dubiel
RotoBaller
# 131
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 170# 242
   
Jason Johnson
Understanding Fantasy Baseball
# 155
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 192# 204
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 104
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 173# 182
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 104
   
Sean Zerillo
The Action Network
# 190# 225
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 163# 128
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 166# 158
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 216# 113
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 379# 149
   
Staff Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
# 84
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 109
   
Chet Gresham
The Fake Baseball
# 144
   
Matt Brandon
Matt Brandon
# 163
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 169
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 196
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Yoshihisa Hirano
RP - SEA
Yoshihisa Hirano
2019 Stats 
   
   
Games Played3262
   
Games Started320
   
Innings Pitched183.053.2
   
Wins135
   
Losses145
   
Saves01
   
Blown Saves05
   
Holds015
   
Hits Allowed18352
   
Earned Runs9028
   
Home Runs Allowed297
   
Strikeouts15861
   
Walks5722
   
ERA4.424.75
   
WHIP1.311.40
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Yoshihisa Hirano
RP - SEA
Yoshihisa Hirano
2020 Projections 
   
   
Games Played1221
   
Games Started90
   
Innings Pitched52.920.2
   
Wins31
   
Losses41
   
Saves04
   
Blown Saves02
   
Holds03
   
Hits Allowed5719
   
Earned Runs299
   
Home Runs Allowed93
   
Strikeouts4520
   
Walks188
   
ERA4.894.14
   
WHIP1.411.33
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Yoshihisa Hirano
RP - SEA
Yoshihisa Hirano
News 
 Merrill Kelly (2-1) allowed one run on six hits and struck out four over six innings Saturday against the Padres, earning the win.
Connor Rooney
Sun, Aug 9th
Yoshihisa Hirano (COVID-19) continues to throw bullpens in Arizona.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Aug 4th
 Merrill Kelly (1-1) allowed three runs on nine hits over six innings Sunday against the Dodgers. He struck out four batters in the loss.
Connor Rooney
Sun, Aug 2nd
Yoshihisa Hirano (COVID-19) arrived to Mariners camp on Saturday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, Jul 19th
 Merrill Kelly (1-0) picked up the win Tuesday against the Rangers, allowing one run on three hits and one walk in 7.2 innings. He struck out seven.
Connor Rooney
Wed, Jul 29th
Yoshihisa Hirano was placed on the injured list Tuesday for unspecified reasons.
Brad Camara
Wed, Jul 15th
 Merrill Kelly was officially tabbed as the Diamondbacks fifth starter per the team.
Jon Mathisen
Sat, Jul 18th
The Mariners have signed reliever Yoshihisa Hirano to a one-year, $1.6 million contract.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Jan 30th
 Merrill Kelly will likely seize the No. 5 starter's slot in Arizona after teammate Mike Leake announced that he will not be participating in the 2020 season.
Connor Rooney
Thu, Jul 2nd
 
Notes 
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