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Who Should I Start?

Eloy Jimenez or Whit Merrifield


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Eloy Jimenez
DH,LF - CWS
Eloy Jimenez
Expert
Recommendation
88%
Recommended by
15 of 17 experts
12%
Recommended by
2 of 17 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 15# 166
VBR
   
Projections 
   
Runs00
Home Runs00
RBI00
Stolen Bases00
Batting Average.000.000
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 15# 58
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 27
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 13# 95
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 13# 38
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 12
   
Jorge B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames
# 27
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 15# 27
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 37# 45
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 23# 392
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 18
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 14# 45
   
Chris Mitchell
FantasyData
# 17
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 22
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 18# 290
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 18
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 48# 21
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 39# 27
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Eloy Jimenez
DH,LF - CWS
Eloy Jimenez
2021 Stats 
   
   
At Bats664213
   
Runs9723
   
Hits18353
   
Singles12833
   
Doubles4210
   
Triples30
   
Home Runs1010
   
RBI7437
   
Stolen Bases400
   
Caught Stealing40
   
Walks4016
   
Strikeouts10357
   
Batting Average.276.249
   
On Base Pct.315.303
   
Slugging Pct.393.437
   
On-base Plus Slugging.708.740
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Eloy Jimenez
DH,LF - CWS
Eloy Jimenez
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats00
   
Runs00
   
Hits00
   
Singles00
   
Doubles00
   
Triples00
   
Home Runs00
   
RBI00
   
Stolen Bases00
   
Caught Stealing00
   
Walks00
   
Strikeouts00
   
Batting Average.000.000
   
On Base Pct.000.000
   
Slugging Pct.000.000
   
On-base Plus Slugging.000.000
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Eloy Jimenez
DH,LF - CWS
Eloy Jimenez
News 
 Whit Merrifield went 3-for-4 with a walk and a RBI single during Friday's 11-6 win over the Twins.
Andy Zimmerman
Sat, Oct 2nd
Eloy Jimenez went 3-for-4 in Monday's win, highlighted by a two-run homer in the seventh inning. He'd also drew a walk and scored earlier in the game.
Ethan Biddle - The Work of Ethan Biddle
Tue, Sep 28th
 Whit Merrifield went 0-for-2 with two RBI during Friday's 3-1 win over the Tigers.
Andy Zimmerman
Sat, Sep 25th
Eloy Jimenez went 1-for-4 on the day, hitting a solo home run in the second inning, part of a six-run outburst by the White Sox. He also struck out once.
Ethan Biddle - The Work of Ethan Biddle
Fri, Sep 24th
 Whit Merrifield went 2-for-3 with a walk during Tuesday's 4-1 loss in Cleveland.
Andy Zimmerman
Wed, Sep 22nd
Eloy Jimenez did manage to hit a single in his 1-for-5 performance, but left six runners on base and struck out once.
Ethan Biddle - The Work of Ethan Biddle
Tue, Sep 21st
 Whit Merrifield went 3-for-5 with a RBI during Tuesday's 10-7 win over the Athletics.
Andy Zimmerman
Wed, Sep 15th
Eloy Jimenez (knee) was absent from Wednesday's lineup against the A's.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Sep 9th
 Whit Merrifield went 3-for-5 with a double and three runs scored during Wednesday's 9-8 loss in Baltimore.
Andy Zimmerman
Thu, Sep 9th
Eloy Jimenez exited Tuesday's game against the A's due to a bruised right knee.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Wed, Sep 8th
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Eloy Jimenez
DH,LF - CWS
Eloy Jimenez
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 1stvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)@ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)
Fri, Apr 2nd   @ LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)
Sat, Apr 3rdvs TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)@ LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)
Sun, Apr 4thvs TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)@ LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)
Mon, Apr 5th@ CLELogan Allen (2-7)@ SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)
Tue, Apr 6th   @ SEAJames Paxton (0-0)
Wed, Apr 7th@ CLEShane Bieber (7-4)@ SEAJustin Dunn (1-3)
Thu, Apr 8th@ CWSLance Lynn (11-6)vs KCBrad Keller (8-12)
Sun, Apr 11th@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)vs KCMike Minor (8-12)
Mon, Apr 12thvs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)vs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)
Tue, Apr 13thvs LAADylan Bundy (2-9)vs CLEShane Bieber (7-4)
Wed, Apr 14thvs LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)vs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)
Thu, Apr 15thvs TORAnthony Kay (1-2)vs CLEAaron Civale (12-5)
Sat, Apr 17thvs TORTommy Milone (1-0)@ BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)
Sun, Apr 18thvs TORRobbie Ray (13-7)@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)
Mon, Apr 19thvs TBJosh Fleming (10-8)@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)
Tue, Apr 20thvs TBRich Hill (7-8)@ CLEZach Plesac (10-6)
Fri, Apr 23rd@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs TEXDane Dunning (5-10)
Sat, Apr 24th@ DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)vs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)
Sun, Apr 25th@ DETMichael Fulmer (5-6)vs TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)
Tue, Apr 27th@ PITTyler Anderson (7-11)vs DETJose Urena (4-8)
Thu, Apr 29th   vs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)
Fri, Apr 30th@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)vs CLEShane Bieber (7-4)
Sat, May 1st@ MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)vs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)
Sun, May 2nd@ MINJose Berrios (12-9)vs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)
Tue, May 4thvs CLEPhil Maton@ CINJeff Hoffman (3-5)
Wed, May 5thvs CLEShane Bieber (7-4)@ CINSonny Gray (7-9)
Fri, May 7thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)@ KCBrad Keller (8-12)
Sat, May 8thvs CWSLance Lynn (11-6)@ KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)
Sun, May 9thvs CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)@ KCMike Minor (8-12)
Tue, May 11th@ DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)vs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)
Wed, May 12th@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)
Thu, May 13th@ DETSpencer Turnbull (4-2)vs MINMichael Pineda (9-8)
Fri, May 14th@ CWSMichael Kopech (4-3)vs KCJakob Junis (2-4)
Sat, May 15th@ CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)vs KCMike Minor (8-12)
Sun, May 16th@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)vs KCBrady Singer (5-10)
Mon, May 17th   @ MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)
Tue, May 18thvs MILBrandon Woodruff (9-10)@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Wed, May 19thvs MILCorbin Burnes (11-4)@ MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)
Fri, May 21stvs DETJose Urena (4-8)@ NYYJordan Montgomery (6-7)
Sat, May 22ndvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)@ NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)
Sun, May 23rdvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)@ NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)
Mon, May 24th   vs STLKwang Hyun Kim (7-7)
Tue, May 25th@ TBRich Hill (7-8)vs STLJack Flaherty (9-2)
Wed, May 26th@ TBTyler Glasnow (5-2)vs STLJohn Gant (5-11)
Thu, May 27th@ TBShane McClanahan (10-6)vs BALBruce Zimmermann (4-5)
Sat, May 29th@ MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)vs BALJohn Means (6-9)
Sun, May 30th@ MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)vs BALKeegan Akin (2-10)
Mon, May 31stvs PITChad Kuhl (5-7)@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)
Tue, Jun 1stvs PITWil Crowe (4-8)@ CLEShane Bieber (7-4)
Thu, Jun 3rdvs MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)vs DETCasey Mize (7-9)
Fri, Jun 4thvs MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)vs DETSpencer Turnbull (4-2)
Sat, Jun 5thvs MINJose Berrios (12-9)vs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)
Sun, Jun 6thvs MINBailey Ober (3-3)vs DETJose Urena (4-8)
Tue, Jun 8th@ LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)vs TORRobbie Ray (13-7)
Wed, Jun 9th@ LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)vs TORAlek Manoah (9-2)
Thu, Jun 10th@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)vs TORHyun Jin Ryu (14-10)
Fri, Jun 11th@ OAKCole Irvin (10-15)@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)
Sat, Jun 12th@ OAKJames Kaprielian (8-5)@ DETJose Urena (4-8)
Sun, Jun 13th@ OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)@ DETKyle Funkhouser
Mon, Jun 14thvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)vs TBTyler Glasnow (5-2)
Tue, Jun 15thvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs TBShane McClanahan (10-6)
Wed, Jun 16thvs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)vs TBRyan Yarbrough (9-7)
Thu, Jun 17th   @ HOUJose Urquidy (8-3)
Fri, Jun 18thvs BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)@ HOULuis Garcia (11-8)
Sat, Jun 19thvs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)@ HOUFramber Valdez (11-6)
Sun, Jun 20thvs BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)@ HOULance McCullers Jr. (13-5)
Tue, Jun 22nd@ NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)@ PITTyler Anderson (7-11)
Wed, Jun 23rd@ NYYMichael King (2-4)@ PITChase De Jong (1-4)
Fri, Jun 25th@ TEXDane Dunning (5-10)vs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Sun, Jun 27th@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)vs SEARobert Dugger (0-2)
Tue, Jun 29th@ BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)vs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)
Wed, Jun 30th@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)vs MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Thu, Jul 1st@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)vs MINJose Berrios (12-9)
Fri, Jul 2ndvs MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)
Sat, Jul 3rdvs MINGriffin Jax (4-5)@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)
Sun, Jul 4thvs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)@ DETMatt Manning (4-7)
Mon, Jul 5thvs CINVladimir Gutierrez (9-6)@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Tue, Jul 6thvs CINLuis Castillo (8-16)@ MINJose Berrios (12-9)
Wed, Jul 7thvs CINSonny Gray (7-9)@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)
Fri, Jul 9th@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)
Sat, Jul 10th@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)@ BALThomas Eshelman (0-3)
Sun, Jul 11th   @ BALSpenser Watkins (2-7)
Fri, Jul 16thvs BALKeegan Akin (2-10)vs HOULance McCullers Jr. (13-5)
Sat, Jul 17thvs BALJorge Lopez (3-14)vs HOUJake Odorizzi (6-7)
Sun, Jul 18thvs BALMatt Harvey (6-14)vs HOUFramber Valdez (11-6)
Mon, Jul 19th   vs MINJose Berrios (12-9)
Tue, Jul 20th@ MILBrett Anderson (4-9)vs MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Wed, Jul 21st@ MILEric Lauer (7-5)vs MINMichael Pineda (9-8)
Fri, Jul 23rdvs DETWily Peralta (4-5)@ MILFreddy Peralta (10-5)
Sat, Jul 24thvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)@ MILCorbin Burnes (11-4)
Sun, Jul 25thvs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)@ MILBrandon Woodruff (9-10)
Mon, Jul 26thvs CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)@ KCMike Minor (8-12)
Tue, Jul 27thvs CWSDylan Cease (13-7)@ KCBrad Keller (8-12)
Wed, Jul 28thvs CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)@ KCKris Bubic (6-7)
Thu, Jul 29thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)@ KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)
Fri, Jul 30th@ TORRoss Stripling (5-7)vs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)
Sat, Jul 31st@ TORAlek Manoah (9-2)vs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)
Sun, Aug 1st@ TORJose Berrios (12-9)vs CLECal Quantrill (8-3)
Tue, Aug 3rd@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)vs KCKris Bubic (6-7)
Wed, Aug 4th@ CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)vs KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)
Thu, Aug 5th@ CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)vs KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)
Fri, Aug 6th@ STLAdam Wainwright (17-7)@ CHCKyle Hendricks (14-7)
Sat, Aug 7th@ STLKwang Hyun Kim (7-7)@ CHCAdbert Alzolay (5-13)
Sun, Aug 8th@ STLJon Lester (7-6)@ CHCZach Davies (6-12)
Mon, Aug 9thvs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)@ MINBeau Burrows
Tue, Aug 10thvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-3)@ MINGriffin Jax (4-5)
Wed, Aug 11thvs NYYLucas Luetge@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Thu, Aug 12th   vs NYYAndrew Heaney (8-9)
Sat, Aug 14thvs STLJon Lester (7-6)vs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)
Sun, Aug 15thvs STLJ.A. Happ (10-8)vs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-3)
Mon, Aug 16thvs HOUJake Odorizzi (6-7)vs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)
Tue, Aug 17thvs HOUFramber Valdez (11-6)vs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)
Wed, Aug 18thvs HOUZack Greinke (11-6)vs OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)
Thu, Aug 19thvs HOULuis Garcia (11-8)vs OAKCole Irvin (10-15)
Fri, Aug 20th@ CHCZach Davies (6-12)@ TBMichael Wacha (3-5)
Sat, Aug 21st@ CHCKeegan Thompson (3-3)@ TBLuis Patino (5-3)
Sun, Aug 22nd@ CHCAlec Mills (6-7)@ TBChris Archer (1-1)
Mon, Aug 23rd@ HOUZack Greinke (11-6)@ TORAlek Manoah (9-2)
Tue, Aug 24th@ HOULuis Garcia (11-8)@ TORJose Berrios (12-9)
Wed, Aug 25th@ HOULance McCullers Jr. (13-5)@ TORRobbie Ray (13-7)
Thu, Aug 26th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (14-10)
Fri, Aug 27th@ SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)vs CHCKeegan Thompson (3-3)
Sat, Aug 28th@ SEATyler Anderson (7-11)vs CHCAlec Mills (6-7)
Sun, Aug 29th@ SEAMarco Gonzales (10-6)vs CHCKyle Hendricks (14-7)
Tue, Aug 31stvs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)vs PITBryse Wilson (3-7)
Wed, Sep 1stvs CLELogan Allen (2-7)vs PITMax Kranick (2-3)
Fri, Sep 3rdvs CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)@ KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)
Sat, Sep 4thvs CWSReynaldo Lopez (4-4)@ KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)
Sun, Sep 5thvs CWSDylan Cease (13-7)@ KCBrady Singer (5-10)
Tue, Sep 7th@ BALAlexander Wells (2-3)@ OAKJames Kaprielian (8-5)
Wed, Sep 8th@ BALMatt Harvey (6-14)@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)
Thu, Sep 9th@ BALJohn Means (6-9)@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Fri, Sep 10th@ MINGriffin Jax (4-5)vs BOSTanner Houck (1-5)
Sat, Sep 11th@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)vs BOSConnor Seabold (0-0)
Sun, Sep 12th@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)vs BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)
Tue, Sep 14thvs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)vs LAAPacky Naughton (0-4)
Wed, Sep 15thvs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)vs LAAJanson Junk (0-1)
Thu, Sep 16thvs OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)vs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)
Fri, Sep 17thvs SEAChris Flexen (14-6)@ TEXTaylor Hearn (6-6)
Sat, Sep 18thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)@ TEXSpencer Howard (0-5)
Sun, Sep 19thvs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)
Mon, Sep 20th@ CLENick Wittgren@ DETMatt Manning (4-7)
Tue, Sep 21st@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)@ DETTyler Alexander (2-4)
Thu, Sep 23rd   @ CLEZach Plesac (10-6)
Fri, Sep 24th@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)@ CLEShane Bieber (7-4)
Sat, Sep 25th@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)@ CLEEli Morgan (5-7)
Sun, Sep 26th@ DETWily Peralta (4-5)@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)
Mon, Sep 27th@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)@ DETMatt Manning (4-7)
Tue, Sep 28thvs CLEAaron Civale (12-5)vs CINRiley O'Brien (0-1)
Wed, Sep 29thvs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)vs CINSonny Gray (7-9)
Fri, Oct 1stvs MINJohn Gant (5-11)vs DETWily Peralta (4-5)
Sat, Oct 2ndvs MINGriffin Jax (4-5)vs DETMatt Manning (4-7)
Sun, Oct 3rdvs MINCharlie Barnes (0-3)vs DETTyler Alexander (2-4)
Wed, Apr 21stvs TBMichael Wacha (3-5)   
Mon, Apr 26th@ DETSpencer Turnbull (4-2)   
Wed, Apr 28th@ PITMitch Keller (5-11)   
Mon, May 3rdvs CLEAaron Civale (12-5)   
Thu, May 6thvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)   
Fri, May 28th@ MINRandy Dobnak (1-7)   
Mon, Jun 7th@ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)   
Thu, Jun 24th@ NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)   
Sat, Jun 26th@ TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)   
Mon, Jun 28th@ BOSGarrett Richards (7-8)   
Thu, Jul 8th@ CLEZach Plesac (10-6)   
Fri, Aug 13thvs STLJack Flaherty (9-2)   
Thu, Sep 2ndvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)   
Mon, Sep 6th@ BALZac Lowther (1-3)   
Thu, Sep 30thvs CLEShane Bieber (7-4)