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Who Should I Start?

Gerrit Cole or Michael Brantley


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Michael Brantley
LF,RF,DH - HOU
Michael Brantley
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
17 of 17 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 17 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 7# 128
VBR# 8# 70
   
Projections 
   
Runs64
Home Runs2113
RBI53
Stolen Bases3
Batting Avg.293
Strikeouts21659
Wins12
Saves0
ERA3.01
WHIP1.03
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Scott White
CBS Sports
# 12# 140
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 6# 121
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 7# 122
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 6# 121
   
Frank Stampfl
CBS Sports
# 6# 130
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 5# 127
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 13# 109
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 7# 116
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 11# 140
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 7# 141
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 8# 75
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 7
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 7# 113
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 7# 82
   
SportsLine - Computer Simulation
CBS Sports
# 12# 128
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 9# 131
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 10# 133
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Michael Brantley
LF,RF,DH - HOU
Michael Brantley
2021 Stats 
   
   
Runs20
   
Home Runs33
   
RBI7
   
Stolen Bases0
   
Batting Avg.309
   
Strikeouts6614
   
Wins4
   
Saves0
   
ERA1.61
   
WHIP0.72
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Michael Brantley
LF,RF,DH - HOU
Michael Brantley
2021 Projections 
   
   
Runs64
   
Home Runs2113
   
RBI53
   
Stolen Bases3
   
Batting Avg.293
   
Strikeouts21659
   
Wins12
   
Saves0
   
ERA3.01
   
WHIP1.03
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Michael Brantley
LF,RF,DH - HOU
Michael Brantley
News 
 Gerrit Cole allowed two earned runs on five hits and no walks while striking out four across seven innings Thursday against the Astros. He did not factor into the decision.
John Aubin
Fri, May 7th
Astros outfielder Michael Brantley went 1-for-3 with a double and two walks in Sunday's win over the Blue Jays. He also logged an RBI along the way.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, May 9th
 Gerrit Cole allowed four hits and no walks while striking out 12 in six scoreless innings to earn the win against the Tigers on Friday.
John Aubin
Sat, May 1st
Astros outfielder Michael Brantley went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 7-3 loss at the hands of the Yankees. He would go on to strand just one runner in the effort.
Andersen Pickard
Wed, May 5th
 Gerrit Cole picked up the win in Saturday's 2-1 victory over Cleveland, allowing one run on three hits over seven innings. He struck out 11 without walking a batter.
John Aubin
Sun, Apr 25th
Brantley was not plugged into the lineup on Thursday against the Mariners. This is likely only a maintenance day off.
Liam Gibney
Thu, Apr 29th
 Gerrit Cole gave up three runs (two earned) on five hits with 10 strikeouts and no walks over 6 1/3 innings on Sunday in a loss to the Rays.
John Aubin
Sun, Apr 18th
Astros outfielder Michael Brantley went 1-for-4 with a single in Tuesday's win over the Mariners. He would go on to score one of Houston's two runs.
Andersen Pickard
Wed, Apr 28th
 Gerrit Cole picked up the win in Monday's 3-1 victory over the Blue Jays, allowing one run on three hits and a walk over six innings. He struck out eight.
John Aubin
Tue, Apr 13th
Astros outfielder Michael Brantley went 2-for-5 on Thursday, lacing a double and single in the win. He struck out once, but he also scored in the outing.
Andersen Pickard
Fri, Apr 23rd
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Michael Brantley
LF,RF,DH - HOU
Michael Brantley
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Tue, May 11th@ TBvs LAA
Wed, May 12th@ TBvs LAA
Thu, May 13th@ TBvs TEX
Fri, May 14th@ BALvs TEX
Sat, May 15th@ BALvs TEX