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Who Should I Trade?

Lance McCullers Jr. for Aaron Civale (2021)

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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
Experts' Pick
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Aaron Civale
Aaron Civale
Recommended by
12 of 16 experts
Recommended by
4 of 16 experts
Rest of Season# 41# 51
VBR# 146# 171
Injury Alert-IL10
Expert Ranks 
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 39# 63
Chris Meaney
# 55# 62
Dan Harris
# 32# 84
Jorge B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames
# 35# 52
Mick Ciallela
# 42# 92
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 34# 124
Brendan Tuma
# 40# 57
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 47# 58
Brad Camara
# 67# 79
Chris Mitchell
# 47# 48
Corbin Young
# 46# 54
Chris Clegg
# 29# 50
Mike Maher
# 49# 34
Pierre Camus
# 61# 40
Carmen Maiorano
# 67# 44
Joe Pisapia
# 84# 45
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Aaron Civale
Aaron Civale
2021 Stats 
Games Played1615
Games Started1615
Innings Pitched92.298.2
Blown Saves00
Hits Allowed6581
Earned Runs3136
Home Runs Allowed614
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Aaron Civale
Aaron Civale
2021 Projections 
Games Played1111
Games Started1211
Innings Pitched62.367.8
Blown Saves00
Hits Allowed5063
Earned Runs2329
Home Runs Allowed510
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Aaron Civale
Aaron Civale
 Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed four runs on six hits and a pair of walks over five innings of work against the Mariners on Wednesday. Most important, however, are his eight strikeouts. Although McCullers was credited with the no-decision, Houston ultimately fell to Cleveland by a score of 5-4.
Andersen Pickard
Wed, Jul 21st
Indians RHP Aaron Civale has been diagnosed with a sprained middle finger and is expected to miss 4-5 weeks.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Wed, Jun 23rd
 Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed just one run on two hits against the White Sox on Friday. He also walked two batters while striking out 10. He earned the win as Houston ultimately defeated Chicago by a score of 7-1.
Andersen Pickard
Sat, Jul 17th
The Indians are planning to put RHP Aaron Civale on the 10-day IL due to his finger injury.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Jun 22nd
 Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed a pair of runs on seven hits over seven innings against the Athletics on Thursday. He also walked two batters and struck out eight in the process. He was hit with the loss as Houston ultimately fell to Oakland by a score of 2-1.
Andersen Pickard
Fri, Jul 9th
Indians RHP Aaron Civale will be sent to visit a hand specialist after leaving Monday's start with an injury.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Jun 22nd
 Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. allowed two runs on six hits over 5.1 innings of work against the Indians on Friday. He also walked four batters while striking out eight.
Andersen Pickard
Sat, Jul 3rd
Aaron Civale was removed from his start on Monday against the Cubs in the fifth inning with an apparent finger injury,
Dan Harris
Mon, Jun 21st
 Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. lasted 5.1 innings in Game 2 of Saturday's doubleheader against the Tigers. He ultimately allowed two runs on five hits and two walks while striking out seven batters.
Andersen Pickard
Sat, Jun 26th
Cleveland right-hander Aaron Civale allowed five runs over five innings in an 8-7 win over the Orioles on Wednesday. Civale struck out two and walked two.
Matthew Terelle
Wed, Jun 16th
There are no recent notes for these players
Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Aaron Civale
Aaron Civale
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 1st@ OAK@ DET
Fri, Apr 2nd@ OAK   
Sat, Apr 3rd@ OAK@ DET
Sun, Apr 4th@ OAK@ DET
Mon, Apr 5th@ LAAvs KC
Tue, Apr 6th@ LAA   
Thu, Apr 8thvs OAK   
Fri, Apr 9thvs OAKvs DET
Sat, Apr 10thvs OAKvs DET
Mon, Apr 12thvs DET@ CWS
Tue, Apr 13thvs DET@ CWS
Wed, Apr 14thvs DET@ CWS
Fri, Apr 16th@ SEA@ CIN
Sat, Apr 17th@ SEA@ CIN
Sun, Apr 18th@ SEA@ CIN
Tue, Apr 20th@ COLvs CWS
Wed, Apr 21st@ COL   
Thu, Apr 22ndvs LAAvs NYY
Fri, Apr 23rdvs LAAvs NYY
Sat, Apr 24thvs LAAvs NYY
Sun, Apr 25thvs LAAvs NYY
Mon, Apr 26thvs SEAvs MIN
Tue, Apr 27thvs SEAvs MIN
Wed, Apr 28thvs SEAvs MIN
Thu, Apr 29thvs SEA   
Fri, Apr 30th@ TB@ CWS
Sat, May 1st@ TB@ CWS
Sun, May 2nd@ TB@ CWS
Tue, May 4th@ NYY@ KC
Wed, May 5th@ NYY@ KC
Thu, May 6th@ NYY@ KC
Fri, May 7thvs TORvs CIN
Sat, May 8thvs TORvs CIN
Sun, May 9thvs TOR   
Mon, May 10thvs LAA   
Tue, May 11thvs LAAvs CHC
Wed, May 12thvs LAAvs CHC
Thu, May 13thvs TEX@ SEA
Fri, May 14thvs TEX@ SEA
Sat, May 15thvs TEX@ SEA
Sun, May 16thvs TEX@ SEA
Tue, May 18th@ OAK@ LAA
Wed, May 19th@ OAK@ LAA
Thu, May 20th@ OAK   
Fri, May 21st@ TEXvs MIN
Sat, May 22nd@ TEXvs MIN
Sun, May 23rd@ TEXvs MIN
Tue, May 25thvs LAD@ DET
Wed, May 26thvs LAD@ DET
Fri, May 28thvs SDvs TOR
Sat, May 29thvs SD   
Sun, May 30thvs SDvs TOR
Mon, May 31stvs BOSvs CWS
Tue, Jun 1stvs BOSvs CWS
Wed, Jun 2ndvs BOS   
Thu, Jun 3rdvs BOS   
Fri, Jun 4th@ TOR@ BAL
Sat, Jun 5th@ TOR@ BAL
Sun, Jun 6th@ TOR@ BAL
Tue, Jun 8th@ BOS@ STL
Wed, Jun 9th@ BOS@ STL
Thu, Jun 10th@ BOS   
Fri, Jun 11th@ MINvs SEA
Sat, Jun 12th@ MINvs SEA
Sun, Jun 13th@ MINvs SEA
Tue, Jun 15thvs TEXvs BAL
Wed, Jun 16thvs TEXvs BAL
Thu, Jun 17thvs CWSvs BAL
Fri, Jun 18thvs CWS@ PIT
Sat, Jun 19thvs CWS@ PIT
Sun, Jun 20thvs CWS@ PIT
Mon, Jun 21st@ BAL@ CHC
Tue, Jun 22nd@ BAL@ CHC
Wed, Jun 23rd@ BAL   
Thu, Jun 24th@ DET@ MIN
Sat, Jun 26th@ DET   
Sun, Jun 27th@ DET@ MIN
Mon, Jun 28thvs BALvs DET
Tue, Jun 29thvs BAL   
Wed, Jun 30thvs BALvs DET
Thu, Jul 1st@ CLEvs HOU
Fri, Jul 2nd@ CLEvs HOU
Sat, Jul 3rd@ CLEvs HOU
Sun, Jul 4th@ CLEvs HOU
Tue, Jul 6thvs OAK   
Wed, Jul 7thvs OAK@ TB
Thu, Jul 8thvs OAKvs KC
Fri, Jul 9thvs NYYvs KC
Sat, Jul 10thvs NYYvs KC
Sun, Jul 11thvs NYY   
Fri, Jul 16th@ CWS@ OAK
Sat, Jul 17th@ CWS@ OAK
Sun, Jul 18th@ CWS@ OAK
Mon, Jul 19thvs CLE@ HOU
Tue, Jul 20thvs CLE@ HOU
Wed, Jul 21stvs CLE@ HOU
Fri, Jul 23rdvs TEXvs TB
Sat, Jul 24thvs TEXvs TB
Sun, Jul 25thvs TEXvs TB
Mon, Jul 26th@ SEA   
Tue, Jul 27th@ SEAvs STL
Wed, Jul 28th@ SEAvs STL
Fri, Jul 30th@ SF@ CWS
Sat, Jul 31st@ SF@ CWS
Sun, Aug 1st@ SF@ CWS
Tue, Aug 3rd@ LAD@ TOR
Wed, Aug 4th@ LAD@ TOR
Thu, Aug 5thvs MIN@ TOR
Fri, Aug 6thvs MINvs DET
Sat, Aug 7thvs MINvs DET
Sun, Aug 8thvs MINvs DET
Tue, Aug 10thvs COLvs OAK
Wed, Aug 11thvs COLvs OAK
Fri, Aug 13th@ LAA@ DET
Sat, Aug 14th@ LAA@ DET
Sun, Aug 15th@ LAA@ DET
Mon, Aug 16th@ KC@ MIN
Tue, Aug 17th@ KC@ MIN
Wed, Aug 18th@ KC@ MIN
Thu, Aug 19th@ KC   
Fri, Aug 20thvs SEAvs LAA
Sat, Aug 21stvs SEAvs LAA
Sun, Aug 22ndvs SEAvs LAA
Mon, Aug 23rdvs KC   
Tue, Aug 24thvs KCvs TEX
Wed, Aug 25thvs KCvs TEX
Fri, Aug 27th@ TEXvs BOS
Sat, Aug 28th@ TEXvs BOS
Sun, Aug 29th@ TEXvs BOS
Mon, Aug 30th@ SEA   
Tue, Aug 31st@ SEA@ KC
Wed, Sep 1st@ SEA@ KC
Fri, Sep 3rd@ SD@ BOS
Sat, Sep 4th@ SD@ BOS
Sun, Sep 5th@ SD@ BOS
Mon, Sep 6thvs SEAvs MIN
Tue, Sep 7thvs SEAvs MIN
Wed, Sep 8thvs SEAvs MIN
Fri, Sep 10thvs LAAvs MIL
Sat, Sep 11thvs LAAvs MIL
Sun, Sep 12thvs LAAvs MIL
Mon, Sep 13th@ TEX   
Tue, Sep 14th@ TEX@ MIN
Wed, Sep 15th@ TEX@ MIN
Thu, Sep 16th@ TEX   
Fri, Sep 17thvs ARI@ NYY
Sat, Sep 18thvs ARI@ NYY
Sun, Sep 19thvs ARI@ NYY
Mon, Sep 20th@ LAAvs KC
Tue, Sep 21st@ LAAvs KC
Wed, Sep 22nd@ LAAvs KC
Thu, Sep 23rd@ LAAvs CWS
Fri, Sep 24th@ OAKvs CWS
Sat, Sep 25th@ OAKvs CWS
Sun, Sep 26th@ OAKvs CWS
Tue, Sep 28thvs TB@ KC
Wed, Sep 29thvs TB@ KC
Thu, Sep 30thvs TB@ KC
Fri, Oct 1stvs OAK@ TEX
Sat, Oct 2ndvs OAK@ TEX
Sun, Oct 3rdvs OAK@ TEX
Wed, Apr 7th   vs KC
Sun, Apr 11th   vs DET
Thu, Apr 15th   @ CWS
Mon, May 3rd   @ KC
Mon, May 17th   @ LAA
Mon, May 24th   @ DET
Thu, May 27th   @ DET
Mon, Jun 14th   vs BAL
Fri, Jun 25th   @ MIN
Mon, Jul 5th   @ TB
Thu, Jul 22nd   vs TB
Mon, Aug 2nd   @ TOR
Mon, Aug 9th   vs CIN
Thu, Aug 12th   vs OAK
Thu, Aug 26th   vs TEX
Thu, Sep 2nd   @ KC
Thu, Sep 9th   vs MIN