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Who Should I Trade?

Jorge Alcala for Josh James (2021)


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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
Expert
Recommendation
60%
Recommended by
3 of 5 experts
40%
Recommended by
2 of 5 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 359# 356
VBR# 567# 565
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts45
Wins00
Saves00
ERA3.834.44
WHIP1.371.36
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 302
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 266
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 264
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 205
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 336# 304
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played352
   
Games Started00
   
Innings Pitched3.053.2
   
Wins03
   
Losses06
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves04
   
Holds08
   
Hits Allowed443
   
Earned Runs326
   
Home Runs Allowed110
   
Strikeouts651
   
Walks113
   
ERA9.004.44
   
WHIP1.671.06
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played35
   
Games Started00
   
Innings Pitched3.45.3
   
Wins00
   
Losses00
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds01
   
Hits Allowed35
   
Earned Runs13
   
Home Runs Allowed01
   
Strikeouts45
   
Walks22
   
ERA3.834.44
   
WHIP1.371.36
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
News 
 Josh James (hip, hamstring) resumed his minor league rehab assignment for Triple-A Sugar Land on Sunday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, Jul 25th
 
 Astros reliever Josh James's rehab assignment came to a halt this past week as the 28-year-old experienced further hamstring tightness. He was sent back to Houston to undergo evaluation with the team doctors.
Andersen Pickard
Tue, Jul 20th
 
 Astros pitcher Josh James (hamstring) suffered a setback in his recovery process.
Brad Camara
Thu, Jun 10th
 
 Josh James began throwing for the first time since he suffered a setback from a hip injury suffered back in October. He is apparently "feeling good" and should start a rehab assignment in the coming weeks.
Ethan Biddle - The Work of Ethan Biddle
Thu, May 20th
 
 Houston Astros RHP Josh James has been placed on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to March 29th. He had a setback while recovering from offseason hip surgery.
Jon Mathisen
Thu, Apr 1st
 
Notes 
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 1st@ OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)#20@ MILBrandon Woodruff (9-9)#7
Sat, Apr 3rd@ OAKCole Irvin (9-13)#90@ MILCorbin Burnes (10-4)#5
Sun, Apr 4th@ OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#35@ MILAdrian Houser (9-6)#60
Mon, Apr 5th@ LAAJose Quintana (0-3)#236@ DETJose Urena (3-8)#407
Tue, Apr 6th@ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)#115@ DETCasey Mize (7-8)#56
Wed, Apr 7th   @ DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)#179
Thu, Apr 8thvs OAKCole Irvin (9-13)#90vs SEAMarco Gonzales (8-5)#68
Sat, Apr 10thvs OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#17vs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53
Sun, Apr 11th   vs SEAChris Flexen (11-6)#55
Tue, Apr 13thvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)#179vs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)#391
Wed, Apr 14thvs DETMichael Fulmer (5-6)#188vs BOSEduardo Rodriguez (11-8)#91
Thu, Apr 15th   vs BOSGarrett Richards (7-7)#155
Fri, Apr 16th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53@ LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#95
Tue, Apr 20th@ COLJon Gray (8-10)#104@ OAKJesus Luzardo (5-8)#119
Wed, Apr 21st@ COLAustin Gomber (9-9)@ OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#17
Fri, Apr 23rdvs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#95vs PITJT Brubaker (5-13)#107
Sat, Apr 24thvs LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)#120vs PITTrevor Cahill (1-5)
Sun, Apr 25thvs LAADylan Bundy (2-9)#115vs PITWil Crowe (3-7)#352
Mon, Apr 26thvs SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)#405@ CLEZach Plesac (10-5)#63
Tue, Apr 27thvs SEAMarco Gonzales (8-5)#68@ CLEAaron Civale (10-4)#52
Wed, Apr 28thvs SEAJustin Dunn (1-3)#283@ CLELogan Allen (1-7)#394
Fri, Apr 30th@ TBRyan Yarbrough (8-5)#121vs KCBrady Singer (4-10)#138
Sat, May 1st@ TBJosh Fleming (10-6)#123vs KCDanny Duffy (4-3)#116
Sun, May 2nd@ TBRich Hill (6-7)#64vs KCBrad Keller (8-12)#199
Mon, May 3rd   vs TEXDane Dunning (5-8)#106
Tue, May 4th@ NYYDomingo German (4-5)#133vs TEXKyle Gibson (10-7)#36
Wed, May 5th@ NYYJordan Montgomery (5-6)#46vs TEXHyeon-jong Yang (0-3)#322
Thu, May 6th@ NYYGerrit Cole (15-7)#8vs TEXJordan Lyles (9-11)#167
Fri, May 7thvs TORRoss Stripling (5-6)#62@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)#61
Sat, May 8thvs TORSteven Matz (12-7)#69@ DETJose Urena (3-8)#407
Tue, May 11thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)#47@ CWSDylan Cease (11-7)#50
Wed, May 12thvs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#95@ CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#176
Thu, May 13thvs TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)#234@ CWSLance Lynn (10-4)#13
Fri, May 14thvs TEXWes Benjaminvs OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#17
Sat, May 15thvs TEXDane Dunning (5-8)#106vs OAKCole Irvin (9-13)#90
Sun, May 16thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-7)#36vs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)#20
Mon, May 17th   vs CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#176
Tue, May 18th@ OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#35vs CWSLance Lynn (10-4)#13
Wed, May 19th@ OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#17vs CWSLucas Giolito (9-9)#16
Thu, May 20th@ OAKCole Irvin (9-13)#90@ LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)#120
Fri, May 21st@ TEXKyle Gibson (10-7)#36@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-6)#89
Sat, May 22nd@ TEXJordan Lyles (9-11)#167@ CLEShane Bieber (7-4)#79
Sun, May 23rd@ TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)#234@ CLEZach Plesac (10-5)#63
Mon, May 24th   vs BALJohn Means (5-7)#32
Tue, May 25thvs LADClayton Kershaw (9-7)#26vs BALDean Kremer (0-7)#396
Wed, May 26thvs LADTrevor Bauer (8-5)vs BALJorge Lopez (3-14)
Fri, May 28thvs SDDinelson Lamet (2-4)#162vs KCKris Bubic (4-6)#125
Sat, May 29thvs SDYu Darvish (8-10)#23vs KCErvin Santana (2-2)#371
Sun, May 30thvs SDBlake Snell (7-6)#33vs KCBrad Keller (8-12)#199
Mon, May 31stvs BOSEduardo Rodriguez (11-8)#91@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)
Tue, Jun 1stvs BOSGarrett Richards (7-7)#155@ BALBruce Zimmermann (4-4)#375
Wed, Jun 2ndvs BOSNick Pivetta (9-7)#111@ BALMatt Harvey (6-14)#389
Thu, Jun 3rdvs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)#391@ KCKris Bubic (4-6)#125
Fri, Jun 4th@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (13-8)#43@ KCBrad Keller (8-12)#199
Sat, Jun 5th@ TORRoss Stripling (5-6)#62@ KCMike Minor (8-12)#78
Sun, Jun 6th@ TORSteven Matz (12-7)#69@ KCBrady Singer (4-10)#138
Tue, Jun 8th@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)#391vs NYYJordan Montgomery (5-6)#46
Wed, Jun 9th@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (10-8)#29vs NYYGerrit Cole (15-7)#8
Thu, Jun 10th@ BOSEduardo Rodriguez (11-8)#91vs NYYMichael King (0-4)#177
Fri, Jun 11th@ MINBailey Ober (2-2)#147vs HOUJose Urquidy (7-3)#59
Sat, Jun 12th@ MINJose Berrios (11-8)#12vs HOULuis Garcia (11-7)#40
Sun, Jun 13th@ MINMichael Pineda (6-8)#81vs HOUFramber Valdez (10-5)#49
Mon, Jun 14th   @ SEAMarco Gonzales (8-5)#68
Tue, Jun 15thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-7)#36@ SEAChris Flexen (11-6)#55
Wed, Jun 16thvs TEXJordan Lyles (9-11)#167@ SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)#405
Fri, Jun 18thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#24@ TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)#234
Sat, Jun 19thvs CWSLance Lynn (10-4)#13@ TEXKolby Allard (3-12)#150
Sun, Jun 20thvs CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#176@ TEXDane Dunning (5-8)#106
Mon, Jun 21st@ BALKeegan Akin (2-9)#392vs CINTyler Mahle (12-5)#28
Tue, Jun 22nd@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)vs CINWade Miley (12-6)#45
Thu, Jun 24th@ DETJose Urena (3-8)#407vs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)#309
Fri, Jun 25th   vs CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#37
Sun, Jun 27th@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)#61vs CLESam Hentges (1-4)#408
Tue, Jun 29thvs BALTravis Lakins Sr. (1-4)@ CWSLucas Giolito (9-9)#16
Wed, Jun 30thvs BALMatt Harvey (6-14)#389@ CWSDylan Cease (11-7)#50
Thu, Jul 1st@ CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)#309@ CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#24
Fri, Jul 2nd@ CLESam Hentges (1-4)#408@ KCBrady Singer (4-10)#138
Sat, Jul 3rd@ CLEEli Morgan (2-7)#297@ KCDanny Duffy (4-3)#116
Sun, Jul 4th@ CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#37@ KCBrad Keller (8-12)#199
Mon, Jul 5th   vs CWSDylan Cease (11-7)#50
Tue, Jul 6thvs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)#20vs CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#24
Wed, Jul 7thvs OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#35vs CWSLance Lynn (10-4)#13
Thu, Jul 8thvs OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#17vs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)#61
Fri, Jul 9thvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-2)#126vs DETMatt Manning (4-6)#243
Sat, Jul 10thvs NYYGerrit Cole (15-7)#8vs DETKyle Funkhouser
Sun, Jul 11thvs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)#66vs DETWily Peralta (3-3)#212
Sat, Jul 17th@ CWSLucas Giolito (9-9)#16@ DETTyler Alexander (2-3)#148
Sun, Jul 18th@ CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#24@ DETWily Peralta (3-3)#212
Mon, Jul 19thvs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)#309@ CWSReynaldo Lopez (3-3)#168
Tue, Jul 20thvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-6)#89@ CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#176
Wed, Jul 21stvs CLEEli Morgan (2-7)#297@ CWSDylan Cease (11-7)#50
Thu, Jul 22nd   vs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#95
Fri, Jul 23rdvs TEXKolby Allard (3-12)#150vs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)#144
Sat, Jul 24thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-7)#36vs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-6)
Sun, Jul 25thvs TEXTaylor Hearn (6-4)#122vs LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#198
Mon, Jul 26th@ SEADarren McCaughan (0-0)#304vs DETMatt Manning (4-6)#243
Tue, Jul 27th@ SEAChris Flexen (11-6)#55vs DETTyler Alexander (2-3)#148
Wed, Jul 28th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53vs DETWily Peralta (3-3)#212
Fri, Jul 30th@ SFKevin Gausman (14-6)#21@ STLWade LeBlanc (0-2)#384
Sat, Jul 31st@ SFAlex Wood (10-4)#73@ STLJake Woodford (2-3)#365
Sun, Aug 1st@ SFLogan Webb (10-3)#39@ STLAdam Wainwright (16-7)#3
Tue, Aug 3rd@ LADWalker Buehler (14-3)#2@ CINTyler Mahle (12-5)#28
Wed, Aug 4th@ LADMax Scherzer (14-4)#4@ CINLuis Castillo (7-15)#44
Thu, Aug 5thvs MINGriffin Jax (3-4)#224@ HOUFramber Valdez (10-5)#49
Fri, Aug 6thvs MINBailey Ober (2-2)#147@ HOUZack Greinke (11-6)#27
Sat, Aug 7thvs MINMichael Pineda (6-8)#81@ HOULuis Garcia (11-7)#40
Sun, Aug 8thvs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)@ HOULance McCullers Jr. (12-4)#30
Mon, Aug 9th   vs CWSLucas Giolito (9-9)#16
Tue, Aug 10thvs COLJon Gray (8-10)#104vs CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#176
Wed, Aug 11thvs COLAntonio Senzatela (4-9)#102vs CWSReynaldo Lopez (3-3)#168
Fri, Aug 13th@ LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-6)vs TBShane McClanahan (9-5)#86
Sat, Aug 14th@ LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#198vs TBMichael Wacha (3-5)#191
Sun, Aug 15th@ LAAReid Detmers (1-3)#271vs TBLuis Patino (4-3)#114
Mon, Aug 16th@ KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)#165vs CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#37
Tue, Aug 17th@ KCDaniel Lynch (4-5)#401vs CLEEli Morgan (2-7)#297
Wed, Aug 18th@ KCBrady Singer (4-10)#138vs CLEZach Plesac (10-5)#63
Thu, Aug 19th@ KCMike Minor (8-12)#78@ NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)#66
Fri, Aug 20thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53@ NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-2)#126
Sat, Aug 21stvs SEALogan Gilbert (5-5)#74@ NYYGerrit Cole (15-7)#8
Tue, Aug 24thvs KCBrady Singer (4-10)#138@ BOSTanner Houck (0-4)#261
Wed, Aug 25thvs KCMike Minor (8-12)#78@ BOSNick Pivetta (9-7)#111
Thu, Aug 26th   @ BOSChris Sale (3-0)#118
Fri, Aug 27th@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-2)#276vs MILEric Lauer (6-5)#113
Sat, Aug 28th@ TEXKolby Allard (3-12)#150vs MILAdrian Houser (9-6)#60
Sun, Aug 29th@ TEXTaylor Hearn (6-4)#122vs MILAaron Ashby (2-0)#367
Mon, Aug 30th@ SEAChris Flexen (11-6)#55@ DETCasey Mize (7-8)#56
Tue, Aug 31st@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53vs CHCZach Davies (6-11)#183
Wed, Sep 1st@ SEALogan Gilbert (5-5)#74vs CHCJustin Steele (3-3)#211
Fri, Sep 3rd@ SDJake Arrieta (5-13)#382@ TBMichael Wacha (3-5)#191
Sat, Sep 4th@ SDJoe Musgrove (11-9)#14@ TBChris Archer (1-1)#161
Sun, Sep 5th@ SDChris Paddack (7-7)#70@ TBLuis Patino (4-3)#114
Mon, Sep 6thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53@ CLELogan Allen (1-7)#394
Tue, Sep 7thvs SEALogan Gilbert (5-5)#74@ CLEAaron Civale (10-4)#52
Wed, Sep 8thvs SEATyler Anderson (6-9)#57@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-6)#89
Thu, Sep 9th   @ CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#37
Fri, Sep 10thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)#47vs KCDaniel Lynch (4-5)#401
Sat, Sep 11thvs LAAJose Suarez (7-7)#99vs KCBrady Singer (4-10)#138
Sun, Sep 12thvs LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#198vs KCKris Bubic (4-6)#125
Mon, Sep 13th@ TEXSpencer Howard (0-4)#151@ NYYLuis Gil (1-0)#235
Tue, Sep 14th@ TEXJordan Lyles (9-11)#167vs CLELogan Allen (1-7)#394
Wed, Sep 15th@ TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)#194vs CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#37
Fri, Sep 17thvs ARIMadison Bumgarner (7-10)#93@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (13-8)#43
Sat, Sep 18thvs ARITyler Gilbert (2-2)#185@ TORSteven Matz (12-7)#69
Sun, Sep 19thvs ARIZac Gallen (2-10)#75@ TORAlek Manoah (6-2)#41
Tue, Sep 21st@ LAA@ CHCAlec Mills (6-6)#202
Wed, Sep 22nd@ LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)#144@ CHCKyle Hendricks (14-6)#85
Thu, Sep 23rd@ LAAvs TORSteven Matz (12-7)#69
Fri, Sep 24th@ OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#17vs TORAlek Manoah (6-2)#41
Sat, Sep 25th@ OAKvs TOR
Sun, Sep 26th@ OAKvs TOR
Tue, Sep 28thvs TBvs DET
Wed, Sep 29thvs TBvs DET
Thu, Sep 30thvs TBvs DET
Fri, Oct 1stvs OAK@ KC
Sat, Oct 2ndvs OAK@ KC
Sun, Oct 3rdvs OAK@ KC
Fri, Apr 2nd@ OAKJesus Luzardo (5-8)#119   
Fri, Apr 9thvs OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#35   
Mon, Apr 12thvs DETCasey Mize (7-8)#56   
Sat, Apr 17th@ SEAChris Flexen (11-6)#55   
Sun, Apr 18th@ SEANick Margevicius (0-2)   
Thu, Apr 22ndvs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)#144   
Thu, Apr 29thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-8)#53   
Sun, May 9thvs TORNate Pearson (1-1)#112   
Mon, May 10thvs LAAJunior Guerra   
Thu, Jun 17thvs CWSDylan Cease (11-7)#50   
Wed, Jun 23rd@ BALThomas Eshelman (0-2)#366   
Sat, Jun 26th@ DETWily Peralta (3-3)#212   
Mon, Jun 28thvs BALThomas Eshelman (0-2)#366   
Fri, Jul 16th@ CWSDylan Cease (11-7)#50   
Sun, Aug 22ndvs SEATyler Anderson (6-9)#57   
Mon, Aug 23rdvs KCDaniel Lynch (4-5)#401   
Thu, Sep 16th@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-2)#276   
Mon, Sep 20th@ LAAPacky Naughton (0-2)#257