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Who Should I Start?

Jack Flaherty or Luis Castillo


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
Expert
Recommendation
55%
Recommended by
6 of 11 experts
45%
Recommended by
5 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 10# 13
VBR# 117# 79
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts198202
Wins1314
Saves00
ERA3.543.59
WHIP1.191.24
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 10# 13
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 8# 14
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 10# 11
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 9# 17
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 13# 14
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 10# 16
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 11# 7
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 11# 8
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 11# 9
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 11# 10
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 21# 19
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played22
   
Games Started22
   
Innings Pitched10.110.1
   
Wins11
   
Losses01
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed712
   
Earned Runs68
   
Home Runs Allowed21
   
Strikeouts105
   
Walks63
   
ERA5.236.97
   
WHIP1.261.45
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played1454215741
   
Games Started2627
   
Innings Pitched171.1178.1
   
Wins1314
   
Losses77
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed137151
   
Earned Runs6771
   
Home Runs Allowed2220
   
Strikeouts198202
   
Walks5863
   
ERA3.543.59
   
WHIP1.191.24
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
News 
 After struggling in his season debut, Cardinals ace Jack Flaherty pitched six scoreless innings against the Marlins on Wednesday, yielding only one hit while issuing four walks to go along with six strikeouts while picking up his first win of the season.
Lucas Spence
Wed, Apr 7th
Luis Castillo (1-1) earned the win Wednesday against the Pirates. He threw seven scoreless innings while allowing four hits and one walk. He struck out five.
Connor Rooney
Wed, Apr 7th
 Cardinals ace Jack Flaherty had a rocky season debut on Thursday, lasting only 4.1 innings while surrendering six hits, six earned runs, and two walks to go along with four strikeouts.
Lucas Spence
Fri, Apr 2nd
Luis Castillo (0-1) allowed 10 runs (8 earned) on eight hits and two walks over 3.1 innings in a loss to the Cardinals on Thursday. He did not record a strikeout.
Connor Rooney
Fri, Apr 2nd
 MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports that Cardinals manager Mike Shildt has confirmed Jack Flaherty will be the team's Opening Day starter against Cincinnati.
Lucas Spence
Thu, Feb 25th
Reds RHP Luis Castillo threw live batting practice on Monday for the first time this spring.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Mar 8th
 Cardinals ace Jack Flaherty won his arbitration case against the team and will earn $3.9 million in 2021.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sat, Feb 13th
Luis Castillo agreed to a one-year, $4.2 million deal with the Reds to avoid arbitration.
Jon Mathisen
Fri, Jan 15th
Notes 
There are no recent notes for these players
Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Mon, Apr 12thvs WSH@ SF
Tue, Apr 13thvs WSH@ SF
Wed, Apr 14thvs WSH@ SF
Fri, Apr 16th@ PHIvs CLE
Sat, Apr 17th@ PHIvs CLE