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Who Should I Start?

Max Scherzer or Jack Flaherty


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 9# 10
VBR# 59# 121
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts229195
Wins1413
Saves00
ERA3.483.54
WHIP1.111.19
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 9# 10
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 9# 11
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 7# 9
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 9# 10
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 11# 13
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 9# 11
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 10# 11
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 14# 21
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 10# 8
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 12# 10
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 12# 10
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played22
   
Games Started22
   
Innings Pitched12.010.1
   
Wins01
   
Losses10
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed87
   
Earned Runs56
   
Home Runs Allowed42
   
Strikeouts1410
   
Walks16
   
ERA3.755.23
   
WHIP0.751.26
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played1636414321
   
Games Started2726
   
Innings Pitched178.6168.5
   
Wins1413
   
Losses76
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed145135
   
Earned Runs6966
   
Home Runs Allowed2822
   
Strikeouts229195
   
Walks4657
   
ERA3.483.54
   
WHIP1.111.19
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
News 
 Max Scherzer allowed one earned run, three hits, and one walk with five strikeouts across six innings pitched. He took the loss against the Dodgers since the Nationals didn't score a run.
Corbin Young
Sun, Apr 11th
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
 In the Nationals Opening Day game, Max Scherzer went six innings for a no-decision. He gave up four home runs and allowed five hits, four earned runs, and zero walks with nine strikeouts.
Corbin Young
Tue, Apr 6th
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
 The Washington Nationals will host the Atlanta Braves in a doubleheader Wednesday.
Brad Camara
Mon, Apr 5th
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
 The Nationals will play their first game of the season on Tuesday against the Braves.
AJ Schullo
Sun, Apr 4th
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
 The Nationals-Braves game scheduled for Monday has been postponed.
Brad Camara
Sun, Apr 4th
 
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Max Scherzer
SP - WSH
Max Scherzer
Jack Flaherty
SP - STL
Jack Flaherty
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Tue, Apr 13th@ STLvs WSH
Wed, Apr 14th@ STLvs WSH
Thu, Apr 15thvs ARI   
Fri, Apr 16thvs ARI@ PHI
Sat, Apr 17thvs ARI@ PHI