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Who Should I Start?

Shane Bieber or Francisco Lindor


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Shane Bieber
SP - CLE
Shane Bieber
Francisco Lindor
SS - NYM
Francisco Lindor
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
15 of 15 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 15 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 8# 14
VBR# 18
   
Projections 
   
Runs93
Home Runs2328
RBI84
Stolen Bases17
Batting Avg.264
Strikeouts238103
Wins14
Saves0
ERA3.20
WHIP1.09
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Scott White
CBS Sports
# 4# 18
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 9# 25
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 8# 13
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 10# 15
   
Frank Stampfl
CBS Sports
# 9# 14
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 10# 14
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 9# 15
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 9# 23
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 6# 18
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 7# 16
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 8# 15
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 10# 15
   
SportsLine - Computer Simulation
CBS Sports
# 11# 15
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 12# 18
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 8# 16
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Shane Bieber
SP - CLE
Shane Bieber
Francisco Lindor
SS - NYM
Francisco Lindor
2021 Stats 
   
   
Runs2
   
Home Runs20
   
RBI1
   
Stolen Bases0
   
Batting Avg.177
   
Strikeouts242
   
Wins0
   
Saves0
   
ERA3.65
   
WHIP1.22
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Shane Bieber
SP - CLE
Shane Bieber
Francisco Lindor
SS - NYM
Francisco Lindor
2021 Projections 
   
   
Runs93
   
Home Runs2328
   
RBI84
   
Stolen Bases17
   
Batting Avg.264
   
Strikeouts238103
   
Wins14
   
Saves0
   
ERA3.20
   
WHIP1.09
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Shane Bieber
SP - CLE
Shane Bieber
Francisco Lindor
SS - NYM
Francisco Lindor
News 
 Cleveland right-hander Shane Bieber allowed two runs over 6 1/3 innings of work in a 4-2 win over the Royals on Wednesday. He struck out 12 and walked four in the game.
Matthew Terelle
Wed, Apr 7th
Francisco Lindor went 0-4 with one run scored and one RBI as the Mets won 8-4 over the Phillies.
Lucas Babits-Feinerman
Wed, Apr 7th
 Cleveland right-hander Shane Bieber allowed three runs over six innings in a 3-2 loss to the Detroit Tigers on Opening Day. Bieber struck out 12, walked three, and allowed five hits in the loss.
Matthew Terelle
Thu, Apr 1st
MLB insider Jon Heyman is reporting that star shortstop Francisco Lindor and the New York Mets have agreed to a contract extension worth approximately $340 million. ESPN's Jeff Passan adds that the deal is for 10 years and $341 million, while Joel Sherman of the New York Post is reporting that the deal includes a partial no-trade clause and about $50 million worth of deferrals.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Wed, Mar 31st
 Indians SP Shane Bieber will start Opening Day against the Tigers.
AJ Schullo
Fri, Mar 12th
Shortstop Francisco Lindor and the New York Mets are no closer to a contract extension than they have been in recent days, according to MLB insider Jeff Passan. Per Passan, The Mets have an offer on the table of $325 million over 10 years, while Lindor has not budged on his counteroffer of approximately $375 million over 12 years.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Wed, Mar 31st
 Indians ace Shane Bieber says the team hasn't begun extension conversations with him.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Feb 22nd
Deesha Thosar of the New York Daily News reports that the Mets and SS Francisco Lindor are in a "continued stalemate" in regards to a long-term extension.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Wed, Mar 31st
 After testing positive for COVID-19, Shane Bieber was cleared to report to training camp.
Corbin Young
Sat, Feb 20th
Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports that Francisco Lindor is seeking a 12-year, $385 million contract from the Mets.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Mar 30th
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Shane Bieber
SP - CLE
Shane Bieber
Francisco Lindor
SS - NYM
Francisco Lindor
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Wed, Apr 14th@ CWSvs PHI
Thu, Apr 15th@ CWSvs PHI
Fri, Apr 16th@ CIN@ COL
Sat, Apr 17th@ CIN@ COL
Sun, Apr 18th@ CIN@ COL