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Who Should I Trade?

Josh James for Jorge Alcala (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# 519# 551
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts44
Wins00
Saves00
ERA3.834.41
WHIP1.371.36
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 302
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 266
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 264
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 336# 304
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 205
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played353
   
Games Started00
   
Innings Pitched3.054.0
   
Wins03
   
Losses06
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves04
   
Holds08
   
Hits Allowed444
   
Earned Runs326
   
Home Runs Allowed110
   
Strikeouts652
   
Walks113
   
ERA9.004.33
   
WHIP1.671.06
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Josh James
RP - HOU
Josh James
Jorge Alcala
RP - MIN
Jorge Alcala
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played34
   
Games Started00
   
Innings Pitched2.94.3
   
Wins00
   
Losses00
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds01
   
Hits Allowed24
   
Earned Runs12
   
Home Runs Allowed01
   
Strikeouts44
   
Walks12
   
ERA3.834.41
   
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)#21@ MILBrandon Woodruff (9-9)#6
Fri, Apr 2nd@ OAKJesus Luzardo (5-8)#107   
Sat, Apr 3rd@ OAKCole Irvin (10-13)#73@ MILCorbin Burnes (10-4)#7
Sun, Apr 4th@ OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#33@ MILAdrian Houser (9-6)#63
Mon, Apr 5th@ LAAJose Quintana (0-3)#230@ DETJose Urena (4-8)#405
Tue, Apr 6th@ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)#102@ DETCasey Mize (7-8)#78
Thu, Apr 8thvs OAKCole Irvin (10-13)#73vs SEAMarco Gonzales (8-5)#61
Fri, Apr 9thvs OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#33   
Sat, Apr 10thvs OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#23vs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47
Mon, Apr 12thvs DETCasey Mize (7-8)#78   
Tue, Apr 13thvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)#156vs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)#389
Wed, Apr 14thvs DETMichael Fulmer (5-6)#176vs BOSEduardo Rodriguez (11-8)#81
Fri, Apr 16th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47@ LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#129
Sat, Apr 17th@ SEAChris Flexen (12-6)#45   
Sun, Apr 18th@ SEANick Margevicius (0-2)   
Tue, Apr 20th@ COLJon Gray (8-11)#89@ OAKJesus Luzardo (5-8)#107
Wed, Apr 21st@ COLAustin Gomber (9-9)@ OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#23
Thu, Apr 22ndvs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)#131   
Fri, Apr 23rdvs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#129vs PITJT Brubaker (5-13)#138
Sat, Apr 24thvs LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)#111vs PITTrevor Cahill (1-5)
Sun, Apr 25thvs LAADylan Bundy (2-9)#102vs PITWil Crowe (4-7)#406
Mon, Apr 26thvs SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)#404@ CLEZach Plesac (10-6)#56
Tue, Apr 27thvs SEAMarco Gonzales (8-5)#61@ CLEAaron Civale (11-4)#42
Wed, Apr 28thvs SEAJustin Dunn (1-3)#274@ CLELogan Allen (1-7)#390
Thu, Apr 29thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47   
Fri, Apr 30th@ TBRyan Yarbrough (8-6)#167vs KCBrady Singer (4-10)#189
Sat, May 1st@ TBJosh Fleming (10-6)#110vs KCDanny Duffy (4-3)#112
Sun, May 2nd@ TBRich Hill (6-7)#93vs KCBrad Keller (8-12)#183
Tue, May 4th@ NYYDomingo German (4-5)#105vs TEXKyle Gibson (10-8)#34
Wed, May 5th@ NYYJordan Montgomery (5-6)#76vs TEXHyeon-jong Yang (0-3)#329
Thu, May 6th@ NYYGerrit Cole (15-8)#9vs TEXJordan Lyles (9-12)#159
Fri, May 7thvs TORRoss Stripling (5-6)#58@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)#91
Sat, May 8thvs TORSteven Matz (13-7)#55@ DETJose Urena (4-8)#405
Sun, May 9thvs TORNate Pearson (1-1)#97   
Mon, May 10thvs LAAJunior Guerra   
Tue, May 11thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)#37@ CWSDylan Cease (12-7)#50
Wed, May 12thvs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#129@ CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#161
Thu, May 13thvs TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)#218@ CWSLance Lynn (10-5)#16
Fri, May 14thvs TEXWes Benjaminvs OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#23
Sat, May 15thvs TEXDane Dunning (5-8)#146vs OAKCole Irvin (10-13)#73
Sun, May 16thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-8)#34vs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)#21
Tue, May 18th@ OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#33vs CWSLance Lynn (10-5)#16
Wed, May 19th@ OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#23vs CWSLucas Giolito (10-9)#13
Thu, May 20th@ OAKCole Irvin (10-13)#73@ LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)#111
Fri, May 21st@ TEXKyle Gibson (10-8)#34@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-6)#80
Sat, May 22nd@ TEXJordan Lyles (9-12)#159@ CLEShane Bieber (7-4)#51
Sun, May 23rd@ TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)#218@ CLEZach Plesac (10-6)#56
Tue, May 25thvs LADClayton Kershaw (10-7)#26vs BALDean Kremer (0-7)#395
Wed, May 26thvs LADTrevor Bauer (8-5)vs BALJorge Lopez (3-14)
Fri, May 28thvs SDDinelson Lamet (2-4)#150vs KCKris Bubic (5-6)#178
Sat, May 29thvs SDYu Darvish (8-10)#17vs KCErvin Santana (2-2)#364
Sun, May 30thvs SDBlake Snell (7-6)#53vs KCBrad Keller (8-12)#183
Mon, May 31stvs BOSEduardo Rodriguez (11-8)#81@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)
Tue, Jun 1stvs BOSGarrett Richards (7-7)#243@ BALBruce Zimmermann (4-4)#372
Wed, Jun 2ndvs BOSNick Pivetta (9-7)#158@ BALMatt Harvey (6-14)#368
Thu, Jun 3rdvs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)#389@ KCKris Bubic (5-6)#178
Fri, Jun 4th@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (13-9)#44@ KCBrad Keller (8-12)#183
Sat, Jun 5th@ TORRoss Stripling (5-6)#58@ KCMike Minor (8-12)#66
Sun, Jun 6th@ TORSteven Matz (13-7)#55@ KCBrady Singer (4-10)#189
Tue, Jun 8th@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)#389vs NYYJordan Montgomery (5-6)#76
Wed, Jun 9th@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (10-8)#29vs NYYGerrit Cole (15-8)#9
Thu, Jun 10th@ BOSEduardo Rodriguez (11-8)#81vs NYYMichael King (0-4)#163
Fri, Jun 11th@ MINBailey Ober (2-3)#137vs HOUJose Urquidy (7-3)#49
Sat, Jun 12th@ MINJose Berrios (12-8)#11vs HOULuis Garcia (11-7)#39
Sun, Jun 13th@ MINMichael Pineda (7-8)#60vs HOUFramber Valdez (10-5)#43
Tue, Jun 15thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-8)#34@ SEAChris Flexen (12-6)#45
Wed, Jun 16thvs TEXJordan Lyles (9-12)#159@ SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)#404
Thu, Jun 17thvs CWSDylan Cease (12-7)#50   
Fri, Jun 18thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#25@ TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)#218
Sat, Jun 19thvs CWSLance Lynn (10-5)#16@ TEXKolby Allard (3-12)#244
Sun, Jun 20thvs CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#161@ TEXDane Dunning (5-8)#146
Mon, Jun 21st@ BALKeegan Akin (2-10)#397vs CINTyler Mahle (12-5)#31
Tue, Jun 22nd@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)vs CINWade Miley (12-7)#46
Wed, Jun 23rd@ BALThomas Eshelman (0-2)#378   
Thu, Jun 24th@ DETJose Urena (4-8)#405vs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)#263
Sat, Jun 26th@ DETWily Peralta (4-3)#182   
Sun, Jun 27th@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)#91vs CLESam Hentges (1-4)#407
Mon, Jun 28thvs BALThomas Eshelman (0-2)#378   
Tue, Jun 29thvs BALTravis Lakins Sr. (1-4)@ CWSLucas Giolito (10-9)#13
Wed, Jun 30thvs BALMatt Harvey (6-14)#368@ CWSDylan Cease (12-7)#50
Thu, Jul 1st@ CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)#263@ CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#25
Fri, Jul 2nd@ CLESam Hentges (1-4)#407@ KCBrady Singer (4-10)#189
Sat, Jul 3rd@ CLEEli Morgan (3-7)#252@ KCDanny Duffy (4-3)#112
Sun, Jul 4th@ CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#36@ KCBrad Keller (8-12)#183
Tue, Jul 6thvs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)#21vs CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#25
Wed, Jul 7thvs OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#33vs CWSLance Lynn (10-5)#16
Thu, Jul 8thvs OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#23vs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)#91
Fri, Jul 9thvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-2)#114vs DETMatt Manning (4-6)#270
Sat, Jul 10thvs NYYGerrit Cole (15-8)#9vs DETKyle Funkhouser
Sun, Jul 11thvs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)#96vs DETWily Peralta (4-3)#182
Fri, Jul 16th@ CWSDylan Cease (12-7)#50   
Sat, Jul 17th@ CWSLucas Giolito (10-9)#13@ DETTyler Alexander (2-3)#139
Sun, Jul 18th@ CWSCarlos Rodon (12-5)#25@ DETWily Peralta (4-3)#182
Mon, Jul 19thvs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)#263@ CWSReynaldo Lopez (3-3)#154
Tue, Jul 20thvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-6)#80@ CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#161
Wed, Jul 21stvs CLEEli Morgan (3-7)#252@ CWSDylan Cease (12-7)#50
Fri, Jul 23rdvs TEXKolby Allard (3-12)#244vs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)#131
Sat, Jul 24thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-8)#34vs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-6)
Sun, Jul 25thvs TEXTaylor Hearn (6-5)#122vs LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#190
Mon, Jul 26th@ SEADarren McCaughan (0-0)#286vs DETMatt Manning (4-6)#270
Tue, Jul 27th@ SEAChris Flexen (12-6)#45vs DETTyler Alexander (2-3)#139
Wed, Jul 28th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47vs DETWily Peralta (4-3)#182
Fri, Jul 30th@ SFKevin Gausman (14-6)#22@ STLWade LeBlanc (0-2)#385
Sat, Jul 31st@ SFAlex Wood (10-4)#57@ STLJake Woodford (2-3)#366
Sun, Aug 1st@ SFLogan Webb (10-3)#32@ STLAdam Wainwright (16-7)#4
Tue, Aug 3rd@ LADWalker Buehler (14-4)#3@ CINTyler Mahle (12-5)#31
Wed, Aug 4th@ LADMax Scherzer (15-4)#2@ CINLuis Castillo (8-15)#40
Thu, Aug 5thvs MINGriffin Jax (3-4)#213@ HOUFramber Valdez (10-5)#43
Fri, Aug 6thvs MINBailey Ober (2-3)#137@ HOUZack Greinke (11-6)#30
Sat, Aug 7thvs MINMichael Pineda (7-8)#60@ HOULuis Garcia (11-7)#39
Sun, Aug 8thvs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)@ HOULance McCullers Jr. (12-4)#28
Tue, Aug 10thvs COLJon Gray (8-11)#89vs CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#161
Wed, Aug 11thvs COLAntonio Senzatela (4-9)#88vs CWSReynaldo Lopez (3-3)#154
Fri, Aug 13th@ LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-6)vs TBShane McClanahan (9-6)#71
Sat, Aug 14th@ LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#190vs TBMichael Wacha (3-5)#181
Sun, Aug 15th@ LAAReid Detmers (1-3)#248vs TBLuis Patino (4-3)#98
Mon, Aug 16th@ KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)#157vs CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#36
Tue, Aug 17th@ KCDaniel Lynch (4-5)#399vs CLEEli Morgan (3-7)#252
Wed, Aug 18th@ KCBrady Singer (4-10)#189vs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)#56
Thu, Aug 19th@ KCMike Minor (8-12)#66@ NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)#96
Fri, Aug 20thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47@ NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-2)#114
Sat, Aug 21stvs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)#101@ NYYGerrit Cole (15-8)#9
Sun, Aug 22ndvs SEATyler Anderson (6-9)#48   
Mon, Aug 23rdvs KCDaniel Lynch (4-5)#399   
Tue, Aug 24thvs KCBrady Singer (4-10)#189@ BOSTanner Houck (1-4)#228
Wed, Aug 25thvs KCMike Minor (8-12)#66@ BOSNick Pivetta (9-7)#158
Fri, Aug 27th@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-2)#303vs MILEric Lauer (6-5)#100
Sat, Aug 28th@ TEXKolby Allard (3-12)#244vs MILAdrian Houser (9-6)#63
Sun, Aug 29th@ TEXTaylor Hearn (6-5)#122vs MILAaron Ashby (3-0)#331
Mon, Aug 30th@ SEAChris Flexen (12-6)#45@ DETCasey Mize (7-8)#78
Tue, Aug 31st@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47vs CHCZach Davies (6-11)#175
Wed, Sep 1st@ SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)#101vs CHCJustin Steele (3-3)#207
Fri, Sep 3rd@ SDJake Arrieta (5-14)#408@ TBMichael Wacha (3-5)#181
Sat, Sep 4th@ SDJoe Musgrove (11-9)#14@ TBChris Archer (1-1)#140
Sun, Sep 5th@ SDChris Paddack (7-7)#62@ TBLuis Patino (4-3)#98
Mon, Sep 6thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)#47@ CLELogan Allen (1-7)#390
Tue, Sep 7thvs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)#101@ CLEAaron Civale (11-4)#42
Wed, Sep 8thvs SEATyler Anderson (6-9)#48@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-6)#80
Fri, Sep 10thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)#37vs KCDaniel Lynch (4-5)#399
Sat, Sep 11thvs LAAJose Suarez (7-8)#84vs KCBrady Singer (4-10)#189
Sun, Sep 12thvs LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#190vs KCKris Bubic (5-6)#178
Mon, Sep 13th@ TEXSpencer Howard (0-4)#238@ NYYLuis Gil (1-1)#217
Tue, Sep 14th@ TEXJordan Lyles (9-12)#159vs CLELogan Allen (1-7)#390
Wed, Sep 15th@ TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)#180vs CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#36
Thu, Sep 16th@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-2)#303   
Fri, Sep 17thvs ARIMadison Bumgarner (7-10)#75@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (13-9)#44
Sat, Sep 18thvs ARIHumberto Castellanos (2-1)#202@ TORSteven Matz (13-7)#55
Sun, Sep 19thvs ARIZac Gallen (2-10)#103@ TORJose Berrios (12-8)#11
Mon, Sep 20th@ LAAJaime Barria (2-3)#190   
Tue, Sep 21st@ LAAPacky Naughton (0-2)#282@ CHCAlec Mills (6-6)#203
Wed, Sep 22nd@ LAAJanson Junk (0-1)#276@ CHCKyle Hendricks (14-6)#108
Thu, Sep 23rd@ LAAJose Suarez (7-8)#84vs TORSteven Matz (13-7)#55
Fri, Sep 24th@ OAKFrankie Montas (12-9)#23vs TORJose Berrios (12-8)#11
Sat, Sep 25th@ OAKSean Manaea (10-9)#33vs TORRobbie Ray (12-5)#12
Sun, Sep 26th@ OAKPaul Blackburn (1-2)#313vs TORAlek Manoah (6-2)#38
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
Wed, Apr 7th   @ DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)#156
Sun, Apr 11th   vs SEAChris Flexen (12-6)#45
Thu, Apr 15th   vs BOSGarrett Richards (7-7)#243
Mon, May 3rd   vs TEXDane Dunning (5-8)#146
Mon, May 17th   vs CWSDallas Keuchel (8-9)#161
Mon, May 24th   vs BALJohn Means (5-7)#52
Mon, Jun 14th   @ SEAMarco Gonzales (8-5)#61
Fri, Jun 25th   vs CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#36
Mon, Jul 5th   vs CWSDylan Cease (12-7)#50
Thu, Jul 22nd   vs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)#129
Mon, Aug 9th   vs CWSLucas Giolito (10-9)#13
Thu, Aug 26th   @ BOSChris Sale (4-0)#116
Thu, Sep 9th   @ CLECal Quantrill (6-3)#36