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Who Should I Start?

Juan Soto or Whit Merrifield


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
15 of 15 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 15 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 3# 18
VBR# 14# 138
   
Projections 
   
Runs8167
Home Runs2512
RBI7856
Stolen Bases823
Batting Average.292.275
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 4# 22
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 3# 27
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 3# 30
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 4# 28
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 3# 18
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 6# 16
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 2# 18
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 5# 41
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 3# 23
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 6# 23
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 5# 18
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 4# 24
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 4# 13
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 3# 18
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 3# 23
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
2021 Stats 
   
   
At Bats91153
   
Runs1724
   
Hits2440
   
Singles1926
   
Doubles210
   
Triples00
   
Home Runs34
   
RBI1424
   
Stolen Bases112
   
Caught Stealing21
   
Walks1914
   
Strikeouts1418
   
Batting Average.264.261
   
On Base Pct.387.326
   
Slugging Pct.385.405
   
On-base Plus Slugging.772.731
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats400466
   
Runs8167
   
Hits117128
   
Singles6987
   
Doubles2127
   
Triples22
   
Home Runs2512
   
RBI7856
   
Stolen Bases823
   
Caught Stealing36
   
Walks8335
   
Strikeouts8682
   
Batting Average.292.275
   
On Base Pct.425.330
   
Slugging Pct.540.419
   
On-base Plus Slugging.964.750
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
News 
 In Monday's 7-3 loss, Juan Soto went 1-for-4 with a single and a strikeout. Soto is struggling in May with a .220 batting average
Corbin Young
Mon, May 17th
Whit Merrifield went 2-for-5 with a double, a stolen base and two runs scored during Saturday’s 5-1 win over the White Sox.
Brad Camara
Sun, May 16th
 In Sunday's 3-0 win, Juan Soto went hitless in three at-bats with one walk. Soto's five-game hit streak also ended on Sunday.
Corbin Young
Sun, May 16th
Whit Merrifield went 1-for-6 with a walk over both games of Friday’s doubleheader against the White Sox.
Brad Camara
Sat, May 15th
 Juan Soto went 2-for-4 with two RBI and one walk on Saturday. Soto extended his five-game hit streak.
Corbin Young
Sun, May 16th
Whit Merrifield went 2-for-3 with a double, an RBI, a run scored and one stolen base in Sunday's 9-3 loss to the White Sox.
Brad Camara
Mon, May 10th
 In Friday's 17-2 blowout win against the Diamondbacks, Juan Soto went 1-for-5 with one run scored, one RBI, and one walk. Soto has a hit in four straight games.
Corbin Young
Sat, May 15th
Whit Merrifield went 1-for-2 with three walks, a run scored and a pair of stolen bases during Tuesday's 7-3 loss to Cleveland.
Brad Camara
Wed, May 5th
 In Thursday's 5-1 win against the Phillies, Juan Soto scored two runs and went 1-for-4. Soto has a hit in three straight games.
Corbin Young
Thu, May 13th
Whit Merrifield went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run and a walk during Monday’s 8-6 loss to Cleveland.
Brad Camara
Tue, May 4th
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, May 20th@ CHC   
Fri, May 21stvs BALvs DET
Sat, May 22ndvs BALvs DET
Sun, May 23rdvs BALvs DET
Tue, May 25thvs CIN@ TB