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Who Should I Draft?

Taijuan Walker or Jake Odorizzi (2021)


Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jake Odorizzi
SP - HOU
Jake Odorizzi
Taijuan Walker
SP - NYM
Taijuan Walker
Expert
Recommendation
83%
Recommended by
40 of 48 experts
17%
Recommended by
8 of 48 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 92# 114
Best Rank# 60# 49
Worst Rank# 156# 266
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 281# 279
Best Rank# 264# 247
Worst Rank# 305# 325
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts139118
Wins98
Saves00
ERA4.284.28
WHIP1.251.30
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 96
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 91# 111
   
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 103# 107
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 80# 103
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 87# 150
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 83# 111
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 91# 116
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 60# 104
   
Luke Gloeckner
Mr. Cheatsheet
# 109# 126
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 105# 131
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 90# 136
   
Tim McCullough
Baseball Prospectus
# 105# 111
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 90# 266
   
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
# 108
   
Jake Ciely
The Athletic
# 88# 92
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 89# 109
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 111
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 91# 115
   
Adam Ronis
Fantasy Alarm
# 68# 96
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 98# 128
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 87
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 95# 115
   
Donkey Teeth
Razzball
# 96# 121
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 99# 125
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 130# 169
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 72# 104
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 94
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 98# 116
   
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 73# 108
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 90# 95
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 66# 154
   
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 93# 128
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 122
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 94# 113
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 91# 162
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 103# 106
   
Staff Rankings
Roto Ranks
# 93# 115
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 98# 118
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 84# 116
   
Nicklaus Gaut
RotoBaller
# 84# 114
   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
# 94# 49
   
Nate Miller
FantasyPros
# 88# 78
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 106# 90
   
Dennis Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
# 96
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 119# 102
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 111# 110
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 132# 123
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 156# 150
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Jake Odorizzi
SP - HOU
Jake Odorizzi
Taijuan Walker
SP - NYM
Taijuan Walker
2020 Stats 
   
   
Games Played411
   
Games Started411
   
Innings Pitched14.253.2
   
Wins04
   
Losses13
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed1643
   
Earned Runs1016
   
Home Runs Allowed48
   
Strikeouts1250
   
Walks319
   
ERA6.592.70
   
WHIP1.391.16
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Jake Odorizzi
SP - HOU
Jake Odorizzi
Taijuan Walker
SP - NYM
Taijuan Walker
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played2624
   
Games Started2624
   
Innings Pitched134.1125.9
   
Wins98
   
Losses78
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed122121
   
Earned Runs6460
   
Home Runs Allowed2319
   
Strikeouts139118
   
Walks4643
   
ERA4.284.28
   
WHIP1.251.30
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Jake Odorizzi
SP - HOU
Jake Odorizzi
Taijuan Walker
SP - NYM
Taijuan Walker
News 
 Upon returning from a brief stint at the alternate site, newly-signed Astros starter Jake Odorizzi had a poor outing on Tuesday, allowing five runs on seven hits over 3.1 innings. Three of those hits were home runs.
Andersen Pickard
Wed, Apr 14th
Taijuan Walker allowed three hits, three walks, and one earned run as the Mets beat the Phillies 4-3 in extra innings.
Lucas Babits-Feinerman
Wed, Apr 14th
 The Astros optioned RHP Jake Odorizzi to their alternate training site.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Apr 1st
Taijuan Walker went six innings, allowing two earned runs and four hits while striking out four, walking two in his season debut on Thursday.
Lucas Babits-Feinerman
Fri, Apr 9th
 Houston Astros starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi is targeting a potential debut with his new team on April 13 against Detroit.
Ari Koslow
Tue, Mar 30th
Andy Martino of the SNY Network is reporting that the Mets have signed free agent RHP Taijuan Walker to a two-year, $20 million contract Friday.
Brad Camara
Fri, Feb 19th
 Right-hander Jake Odorizzi and the Houston Astros are in agreement on a two-year deal with a player option, according to a report from ESPN MLB insider Jeff Passan.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Sat, Mar 6th
Free Agent pitcher Taijuan Walker has been in contact with the New York Mets, according to Michael Mayer.
Jon Mathisen
Mon, Feb 15th
 The Houston Astros are among a few teams interested in free agent starting pitcher Jake Odorizzi.
Ari Koslow
Fri, Mar 5th
 
Notes 
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