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Who Should I Draft?

Nestor Cortes Jr. or Michael Pineda (2022)


Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nestor Cortes Jr.
SP,RP - NYY
Nestor Cortes Jr.
Michael Pineda
SP - DET
Michael Pineda
Expert
Recommendation
79%
Recommended by
22 of 28 experts
21%
Recommended by
6 of 28 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 128# 159
Best Rank# 69# 105
Worst Rank# 191# 226
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 306# 441
Best Rank# 294# 379
Worst Rank# 386# 392
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts117107
Wins68
Saves00
ERA4.514.45
WHIP1.291.26
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-IL15
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 100
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 141# 153
   
Scott Engel
The Game Day
# 105
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 151# 160
   
Josh Shepardson
FantasyPros
# 97
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 134# 148
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 118
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 191
   
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
# 128
   
Jake Ciely
The Athletic
# 131# 154
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 128# 155
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 171# 226
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 123
   
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 121
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 120# 155
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 121# 124
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 132
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 105
   
Brad Camara
RotoBaller
# 122
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 164# 181
   
Nicklaus Gaut
RotoBaller
# 69
   
Fred Zinkie
Yahoo! Sports
# 80# 134
   
Scott Bogman
FantasyPros
# 115# 105
   
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 124# 114
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 153# 152
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 159# 111
   
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 173# 135
   
Travis Argo
Fantasy Six Pack
# 148
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Nestor Cortes Jr.
SP,RP - NYY
Nestor Cortes Jr.
Michael Pineda
SP - DET
Michael Pineda
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played2222
   
Games Started1421
   
Innings Pitched93.0109.1
   
Wins29
   
Losses38
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed75114
   
Earned Runs3044
   
Home Runs Allowed1417
   
Strikeouts10388
   
Walks2521
   
ERA2.903.62
   
WHIP1.081.23
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Nestor Cortes Jr.
SP,RP - NYY
Nestor Cortes Jr.
Michael Pineda
SP - DET
Michael Pineda
2022 Projections 
   
   
Games Played2625
   
Games Started1925
   
Innings Pitched113.7129.6
   
Wins68
   
Losses68
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds10
   
Hits Allowed109134
   
Earned Runs5764
   
Home Runs Allowed2220
   
Strikeouts117107
   
Walks3730
   
ERA4.514.45
   
WHIP1.291.26
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Nestor Cortes Jr.
SP,RP - NYY
Nestor Cortes Jr.
Michael Pineda
SP - DET
Michael Pineda
News 
 Friday night’s series opening game between the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees has been postponed due to inclement weather.
Chris Schommer
Fri, May 20th
Tigers manager A.J. Hinch said Michael Pineda is not expected to need surgery on his fractured finger.
Ari Koslow
Tue, May 17th
 Nestor Cortes Jr pitched 8 innings, allowing one run on three hits and striking out seven while walking zero in a 5-1 Yankees victory against the White Sox in Chicago on Sunday.
Luke Monaldo
Mon, May 16th
The Tigers placed Michael Pineda on the 15-day injured list on Sunday with a right middle finger fracture. The team reinstated Victor Reyes from the 10-day IL in a corresponding move.
Dan Harris
Sun, May 15th
 Nestor Cortes Jr pitched 7 1/3 scoreless innings, allowing only one hit, walking four and striking out 11 in a 1-0 Yankees win against Texas on Monday afternoon.
Luke Monaldo
Mon, May 9th
Tigers’ manager A.J. Hinch stated that Michael Pineda has a fractured right middle finger. He left after retiring just four batters in a win over Baltimore.
Jesse Garcia
Sat, May 14th
 Nestor Cortes Jr pitched four innings, allowed two runs on four hits, striking out three and walking four in a 2-1 Yankees loss on Wednesday.
Luke Monaldo
Thu, May 5th
Detroit Tigers right-hander Michael Pineda allowed two runs over 6 2/3 innings in a 2-0 loss to the A's on Monday. Pineda struck out four and walked two in the start.
Matthew Terelle
Mon, May 9th
 Nestor Cortes pitched five innings Friday night against Kansas City. He allowed eight hits, two runs (only one earned), struck out three batters, and earned the win in the Yankees' 12-2 drubbing of the Royals.
Kelly Kirby
Sat, Apr 30th
Detroit Tigers right-hander Michael Pineda allowed two runs over 4 1/3 innings of work in a 3-2 win over the Pirates in Game 1 of a Wednesday doubleheader. Pineda struck out four and walked two in the start.
Matthew Terelle
Wed, May 4th
Notes 
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