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Who Should I Trade?

Justin Verlander for Max Scherzer (2022)


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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Justin Verlander
SP - HOU
Justin Verlander
Max Scherzer
SP - NYM
Max Scherzer
Expert
Recommendation
64%
Recommended by
9 of 14 experts
36%
Recommended by
5 of 14 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 4# 5
VBR# 14# 55
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts6163
Wins74
Saves00
ERA2.392.68
WHIP0.961.04
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 3# 7
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 7# 10
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 3# 26
   
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 5# 7
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 4# 6
   
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 9# 21
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 3# 7
   
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 4# 13
   
Kelly Kirby
FantasyPros
# 4# 6
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 6# 4
   
Brad Camara
RotoBaller
# 9# 6
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 10# 5
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 16# 4
   
Travis Argo
Fantasy Six Pack
# 18# 5
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Justin Verlander
SP - HOU
Justin Verlander
Max Scherzer
SP - NYM
Max Scherzer
2022 Stats 
   
   
Games Played2015
   
Games Started2015
   
Innings Pitched130.095.2
   
Wins158
   
Losses32
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed8869
   
Earned Runs2521
   
Home Runs Allowed128
   
Strikeouts127120
   
Walks2317
   
ERA1.731.98
   
WHIP0.850.90
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Justin Verlander
SP - HOU
Justin Verlander
Max Scherzer
SP - NYM
Max Scherzer
2022 Projections 
   
   
Games Played98
   
Games Started98
   
Innings Pitched57.749.7
   
Wins74
   
Losses22
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed4238
   
Earned Runs1515
   
Home Runs Allowed76
   
Strikeouts6163
   
Walks1211
   
ERA2.392.68
   
WHIP0.961.04
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Justin Verlander
SP - HOU
Justin Verlander
Max Scherzer
SP - NYM
Max Scherzer
News 
 Astros SP Justin Verlander tossed six shutout innings in a 6-0 win over the Guardians Thursday. He struck out five, allowing just two hits and a walk.
Kendall Capps
Fri, Aug 5th
Max Scherzer allowed four hits and struck out 11 over seven scoreless innings in the second game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Braves. He earned the win, moving to 8-2.
Dan Harris
Sat, Aug 6th
 Justin Verlander was utterly dominant yet again Friday. He pitched into the 8th, tossing 7 2/3 innings of one-run ball, allowing five hits and a walk with five strikouts.
Kendall Capps
Sat, Jul 30th
Max Scherzer allowed three runs (two earned) on six hits and two walks over 6 2/3 innings on Monday against the Nationals. He struck out five and earned the win, moving to 7-2.
Dan Harris
Mon, Aug 1st
 Justin Verlander improved to 13-3 on the season as Houston defeated Seattle 3-1 Saturday. He struck out nine across seven innings, allowing just one run on four hits and two walks.
Kendall Capps
Sun, Jul 24th
Max Scherzer allowed five hits and two walks over seven shutout innings on Wednesday against the Yankees. He struck out six and did not factor into the decision.
Dan Harris
Wed, Jul 27th
 Justin Verlander was excellent on the mound once again for the Astros, allowing zero runs on six hits while also striking out 10 in six innings on the mound in the Astros' 5-0 win over the Athletics.
Chris Schommer
Sun, Jul 17th
Max Scherzer allowed two runs on five hits and a walk over six innings on Friday against the Padres. He struck out eight and took the loss, falling to 6-2.
Dan Harris
Fri, Jul 22nd
 Astros SP Justin Verlander impressed once again Thursday. He tossed six innings of two-run ball (one earned) on seven hits and two walks, striking out eight. Houston would go on to win 5-2 over Kansas City.
Kendall Capps
Fri, Jul 8th
Max Scherzer allowed two runs on eight hits and a walk over 6 1/3 innings on Saturday against the Cubs. He struck out 11 and did not factor into the decision.
Dan Harris
Sat, Jul 16th
Notes 
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Justin Verlander
SP - HOU
Justin Verlander
Max Scherzer
SP - NYM
Max Scherzer
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 7th@ LAAShohei Ohtani (10-7)#19@ WSHPatrick Corbin (4-16)#383
Fri, Apr 8th@ LAAReid Detmers (4-3)#79@ WSHJosiah Gray (7-8)#90
Sat, Apr 9th@ LAANoah Syndergaard (6-8)#102@ WSHJoan Adon (1-12)#386
Sun, Apr 10th@ LAAJose Suarez (4-4)#124@ WSHErick Fedde (5-7)#195
Tue, Apr 12th@ ARIMadison Bumgarner (6-10)#143@ PHIZack Wheeler (11-5)#7
Wed, Apr 13th@ ARIMerrill Kelly (10-5)#24@ PHIAaron Nola (8-8)#6
Fri, Apr 15th@ SEAMarco Gonzales (7-11)#104vs ARIZach Davies (2-4)#169
Sat, Apr 16th@ SEAChris Flexen (7-9)#100vs ARIZac Gallen (7-2)#37
Sun, Apr 17th@ SEAMatt Brash (3-3)#185vs ARIHumberto Castellanos (3-2)
Mon, Apr 18thvs LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-6)#213   
Tue, Apr 19thvs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-7)#67vs SFLogan Webb (10-5)#15
Wed, Apr 20thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (10-7)#19vs SFCarlos Rodon (10-6)#8
Fri, Apr 22ndvs TORRoss Stripling (5-3)#89@ ARIZac Gallen (7-2)#37
Sat, Apr 23rdvs TORAlek Manoah (12-5)#9@ ARIHumberto Castellanos (3-2)
Sun, Apr 24thvs TORYusei Kikuchi (4-6)#103@ ARIMadison Bumgarner (6-10)#143
Mon, Apr 25th@ TEXDane Dunning (2-6)#99@ STLMiles Mikolas (8-9)#27
Tue, Apr 26th@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-6)#214@ STLJordan Hicks (3-5)#160
Wed, Apr 27th@ TEXGlenn Otto (4-8)#142@ STLSteven Matz (4-3)#94
Thu, Apr 28th@ TEXMartin Perez (9-3)#31   
Fri, Apr 29th@ TORYusei Kikuchi (4-6)#103vs PHIAaron Nola (8-8)#6
Sat, Apr 30th@ TORJose Berrios (8-4)#63vs PHIKyle Gibson (7-4)#105
Sun, May 1st@ TORKevin Gausman (8-8)#22vs PHIZach Eflin (3-5)#92
Mon, May 2ndvs SEAMarco Gonzales (7-11)#104vs ATLMax Fried (10-4)#10
Tue, May 3rdvs SEAChris Flexen (7-9)#100vs ATLKyle Wright (13-5)#36
Wed, May 4thvs SEAMatt Brash (3-3)#185vs ATLIan Anderson (9-6)#122
Thu, May 5thvs DETTarik Skubal (7-8)#41@ PHIAaron Nola (8-8)#6
Fri, May 6thvs DETBeau Brieske (3-6)#151   
Sat, May 7thvs DETEduardo Rodriguez (1-3)#51   
Sun, May 8thvs DETWily Peralta (2-0)#242@ PHICristopher Sanchez (1-1)#272
Tue, May 10th@ MINJoe Ryan (8-5)#40@ WSHPatrick Corbin (4-16)#383
Thu, May 12th@ MINJosh Winder (4-3)#173@ WSHJoan Adon (1-12)#386
Fri, May 13th@ WSHJosiah Gray (7-8)#90vs SEAMarco Gonzales (7-11)#104
Sat, May 14th@ WSHErick Fedde (5-7)#195vs SEAGeorge Kirby (3-3)#93
Sun, May 15th@ WSHPatrick Corbin (4-16)#383vs SEARobbie Ray (8-8)#23
Mon, May 16th@ BOSGarrett Whitlock (2-2)#85   
Tue, May 17th@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (5-3)#55vs STLSteven Matz (4-3)#94
Wed, May 18th@ BOSNick Pivetta (8-8)#69vs STLJordan Hicks (3-5)#160
Thu, May 19thvs TEXGlenn Otto (4-8)#142vs STLDakota Hudson (6-6)#164
Fri, May 20thvs TEXMartin Perez (9-3)#31   
Sat, May 21stvs TEXJon Gray (7-6)#56@ COLTy Blach (1-0)#384
Sun, May 22ndvs TEXTaylor Hearn (4-6)#214@ COLAustin Gomber (5-7)#145
Mon, May 23rdvs CLETriston McKenzie (8-8)#14@ SFAlex Cobb (3-6)#66
Tue, May 24thvs CLEZach Plesac (2-10)#149@ SFLogan Webb (10-5)#15
Wed, May 25thvs CLECal Quantrill (8-5)#65@ SFJakob Junis (4-3)#123
Fri, May 27th@ SEAChris Flexen (7-9)#100vs PHIBailey Falter (0-3)#165
Sat, May 28th@ SEALogan Gilbert (10-5)#33vs PHIZach Eflin (3-5)#92
Sun, May 29th@ SEAMarco Gonzales (7-11)#104vs PHIZack Wheeler (11-5)#7
Mon, May 30th@ OAKPaul Blackburn (7-6)#110vs WSHErick Fedde (5-7)#195
Tue, May 31st@ OAKFrankie Montas (4-9)#57vs WSHPatrick Corbin (4-16)#383
Wed, Jun 1st@ OAKCole Irvin (6-9)#44vs WSHEvan Lee (0-1)#318
Fri, Jun 3rd@ KCBrady Singer (5-4)#61@ LADTyler Anderson (13-1)#21
Sat, Jun 4th@ KCKris Bubic (2-6)#188@ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#139
Sun, Jun 5th@ KCJonathan Heasley (1-7)#286@ LADJulio Urias (12-6)#12
Mon, Jun 6thvs SEARobbie Ray (8-8)#23@ SDBlake Snell (4-6)#81
Tue, Jun 7thvs SEAChris Flexen (7-9)#100@ SDYu Darvish (10-5)#18
Wed, Jun 8thvs SEALogan Gilbert (10-5)#33@ SDSean Manaea (6-6)#86
Fri, Jun 10thvs MIAPablo Lopez (7-7)#48@ LAAJhonathan Diaz (1-1)#294
Sat, Jun 11thvs MIABraxton Garrett (2-6)#184@ LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-6)#213
Sun, Jun 12thvs MIAEdward Cabrera (2-1)#190@ LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-7)#67
Mon, Jun 13th@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-6)#214   
Tue, Jun 14th@ TEXDane Dunning (2-6)#99vs MILAdrian Houser (4-8)#170
Wed, Jun 15th@ TEXTyson Miller (0-1)#353vs MILCorbin Burnes (8-5)#4
Fri, Jun 17thvs CWSLucas Giolito (8-6)#64vs MIAPablo Lopez (7-7)#48
Sat, Jun 18thvs CWSJohnny Cueto (4-5)#106vs MIABraxton Garrett (2-6)#184
Sun, Jun 19thvs CWSMichael Kopech (4-8)#38vs MIASandy Alcantara (10-4)#1
Tue, Jun 21stvs NYMTrevor Williams (2-5)#152@ HOUJose Urquidy (11-4)#47
Wed, Jun 22ndvs NYMCarlos Carrasco (13-4)#32@ HOULuis Garcia (8-8)#42
Thu, Jun 23rd@ NYYJameson Taillon (11-2)#49   
Fri, Jun 24th@ NYYLuis Severino (5-3)#50@ MIASandy Alcantara (10-4)#1
Sat, Jun 25th@ NYYGerrit Cole (9-4)#5@ MIATrevor Rogers (4-10)#95
Sun, Jun 26th@ NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (9-3)#30@ MIADaniel Castano (1-3)#199
Tue, Jun 28th@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (13-4)#32vs HOUFramber Valdez (10-4)#26
Wed, Jun 29th@ NYMTaijuan Walker (9-3)#76vs HOUJustin Verlander (15-3)#2
Thu, Jun 30thvs NYYLuis Severino (5-3)#50   
Fri, Jul 1stvs LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-6)#213vs TEXGlenn Otto (4-8)#142
Sat, Jul 2ndvs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-7)#67vs TEXMartin Perez (9-3)#31
Sun, Jul 3rdvs LAAJose Suarez (4-4)#124vs TEXJon Gray (7-6)#56
Mon, Jul 4thvs KCJonathan Heasley (1-7)#286@ CINHunter Greene (4-12)#121
Tue, Jul 5thvs KCZack Greinke (3-7)#120@ CINNick Lodolo (3-3)#182
Wed, Jul 6thvs KCBrad Keller (6-12)#136@ CINGraham Ashcraft (5-2)#158
Thu, Jul 7thvs KCKris Bubic (2-6)#188vs MIADaniel Castano (1-3)#199
Fri, Jul 8th@ OAKPaul Blackburn (7-6)#110vs MIAPablo Lopez (7-7)#48
Sat, Jul 9th@ OAKZach Logue (3-5)#223vs MIABraxton Garrett (2-6)#184
Sun, Jul 10th@ OAKCole Irvin (6-9)#44vs MIASandy Alcantara (10-4)#1
Tue, Jul 12th@ LAANoah Syndergaard (6-8)#102@ ATLSpencer Strider (6-4)#54
Wed, Jul 13th@ LAAShohei Ohtani (10-7)#19@ ATLCharlie Morton (5-5)#68
Thu, Jul 14th@ LAAReid Detmers (4-3)#79@ CHCKeegan Thompson (9-5)#97
Fri, Jul 15thvs OAKCole Irvin (6-9)#44   
Sat, Jul 16thvs OAKJared Koenig (1-3)#285@ CHCDrew Smyly (4-6)#177
Sun, Jul 17thvs OAKAdam Oller (1-5)#271@ CHCAdrian Sampson (0-3)#261
Thu, Jul 21stvs NYYDomingo German (1-2)#131   
Fri, Jul 22nd@ SEAMarco Gonzales (7-11)#104vs SDYu Darvish (10-5)#18
Sat, Jul 23rd@ SEALogan Gilbert (10-5)#33vs SDBlake Snell (4-6)#81
Sun, Jul 24th@ SEARobbie Ray (8-8)#23vs SDJoe Musgrove (8-5)#20
Mon, Jul 25th@ OAKAdam Oller (1-5)#271   
Tue, Jul 26th@ OAKFrankie Montas (4-9)#57vs NYYJordan Montgomery (4-3)#39
Wed, Jul 27th@ OAKCole Irvin (6-9)#44vs NYYDomingo German (1-2)#131
Thu, Jul 28thvs SEALogan Gilbert (10-5)#33   
Fri, Jul 29thvs SEARobbie Ray (8-8)#23@ MIASandy Alcantara (10-4)#1
Sat, Jul 30thvs SEAChris Flexen (7-9)#100@ MIANick Neidert (0-1)#367
Sun, Jul 31stvs SEAGeorge Kirby (3-3)#93@ MIAPablo Lopez (7-7)#48
Mon, Aug 1stvs BOSNathan Eovaldi (5-3)#55@ WSHPatrick Corbin (4-16)#383
Tue, Aug 2ndvs BOSKutter Crawford (3-4)#128@ WSHCory Abbott (0-1)#357
Wed, Aug 3rdvs BOSRich Hill (4-5)#168@ WSHAnibal Sanchez (0-5)#365
Thu, Aug 4th@ CLEZach Plesac (2-10)#149vs ATLKyle Wright (13-5)#36
Fri, Aug 5th@ CLEHunter Gaddis (0-1)#354vs ATLIan Anderson (9-6)#122
Sat, Aug 6th@ CLECal Quantrill (8-5)#65vs ATLMax Fried (10-4)#10
Sun, Aug 7th@ CLETriston McKenzie (8-8)#14vs ATLSpencer Strider (6-4)#54
Tue, Aug 9thvs TEXMartin Perez (9-3)#31vs CINMike Minor (1-9)#166
Wed, Aug 10thvs TEXGlenn Otto (4-8)#142vs CINT.J. Zeuch#321
Thu, Aug 11thvs TEXCole Ragans (0-0)#326   
Fri, Aug 12thvs OAKAdam Oller (1-5)#271vs PHIRanger Suarez (8-5)#71
Sat, Aug 13thvs OAKvs PHIAaron Nola (8-8)#6
Sun, Aug 14thvs OAKCole Irvin (6-9)#44vs PHIZack Wheeler (11-5)#7
Mon, Aug 15th@ CWSJohnny Cueto (4-5)#106@ ATLCharlie Morton (5-5)#68
Tue, Aug 16th@ CWSDylan Cease (12-4)#11@ ATLKyle Wright (13-5)#36
Wed, Aug 17th@ CWSMichael Kopech (4-8)#38@ ATLMax Fried (10-4)#10
Thu, Aug 18th@ CWS@ ATL
Fri, Aug 19th@ ATL@ PHI
Sat, Aug 20th@ ATL@ PHI
Sun, Aug 21st@ ATL@ PHI
Tue, Aug 23rdvs MIN@ NYY
Wed, Aug 24thvs MIN   
Thu, Aug 25thvs MINvs COL
Fri, Aug 26thvs BALvs COL
Sat, Aug 27thvs BALvs COL
Sun, Aug 28thvs BALvs COL
Tue, Aug 30th@ TEXvs LAD
Wed, Aug 31st@ TEXvs LAD
Fri, Sep 2nd@ LAAvs WSH
Sat, Sep 3rd@ LAAvs WSH
Sun, Sep 4th@ LAAvs WSH
Mon, Sep 5thvs TEX@ PIT
Tue, Sep 6thvs TEX@ PIT
Wed, Sep 7thvs TEX@ PIT
Fri, Sep 9thvs LAA@ MIA
Sat, Sep 10thvs LAA@ MIA
Sun, Sep 11thvs LAA@ MIA
Mon, Sep 12th@ DETvs CHC
Tue, Sep 13th@ DETvs CHC
Wed, Sep 14th@ DETvs CHC
Thu, Sep 15thvs OAKvs PIT
Fri, Sep 16thvs OAKvs PIT
Sat, Sep 17thvs OAKvs PIT
Sun, Sep 18thvs OAKvs PIT
Mon, Sep 19th@ TB@ MIL
Tue, Sep 20th@ TB@ MIL
Wed, Sep 21st@ TB@ MIL
Thu, Sep 22nd@ BAL   
Fri, Sep 23rd@ BAL@ OAK
Sat, Sep 24th@ BAL@ OAK
Sun, Sep 25th@ BAL@ OAK
Tue, Sep 27thvs ARIvs MIA
Wed, Sep 28thvs ARIvs MIA
Fri, Sep 30thvs TB@ ATL
Sat, Oct 1stvs TB@ ATL
Sun, Oct 2ndvs TB@ ATL
Mon, Oct 3rdvs PHIvs WSH
Tue, Oct 4thvs PHIvs WSH
Wed, Oct 5thvs PHIvs WSH
Mon, Apr 11th   @ PHIRanger Suarez (8-5)#71
Thu, Apr 21st   vs SFAnthony DeSclafani (0-2)
Wed, May 11th   @ WSHAaron Sanchez (3-3)#385
Thu, Jun 2nd   @ LADTony Gonsolin (13-1)#16
Thu, Jun 16th   vs MILAaron Ashby (2-10)#70
Mon, Jun 20th   vs MIATrevor Rogers (4-10)#95
Mon, Jul 11th   @ ATLMax Fried (10-4)#10
Mon, Aug 8th   vs CINJustin Dunn (0-1)#327
Mon, Aug 22nd   @ NYY
Thu, Sep 1st   vs LAD