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Who Should I Trade?

Lance McCullers Jr. for Merrill Kelly (2022)


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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
Expert
Recommendation
55%
Recommended by
6 of 11 experts
45%
Recommended by
5 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 123# 126
VBR# 337# 351
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts8155
Wins44
Saves00
ERA4.403.73
WHIP1.381.38
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-IL60
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 70# 110
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 109# 177
   
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 66# 144
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 124# 147
   
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 99
   
Kelly Kirby
FantasyPros
# 102
   
Brad Camara
RotoBaller
# 110# 72
   
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 150# 91
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 109
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 114
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 114
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
2022 Stats 
   
   
Games Played15
   
Games Started15
   
Innings Pitched84.0
   
Wins6
   
Losses5
   
Saves0
   
Blown Saves0
   
Holds0
   
Hits Allowed79
   
Earned Runs34
   
Home Runs Allowed5
   
Strikeouts71
   
Walks30
   
ERA3.64
   
WHIP1.30
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
2022 Projections 
   
   
Games Played179
   
Games Started1610
   
Innings Pitched98.949.8
   
Wins44
   
Losses82
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed10243
   
Earned Runs4821
   
Home Runs Allowed125
   
Strikeouts8155
   
Walks3221
   
ERA4.403.73
   
WHIP1.381.38
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
News 
 Merrill Kelly lasted six innings on the mound Friday, allowing four runs on seven hits while also walking one and striking out five in the Diamondbacks' 5-1 loss to the Tigers.
Chris Schommer
Sat, Jun 25th
Lance McCullers Jr. threw off the rubber for the first time Friday.
Ari Koslow
Fri, May 27th
 Merrill Kelly pitched seven innings on Sunday, striking out five, and allowing five hits for one earned run as he took the win as the Diamondbacks rolled over the Twins 7-1.
Josh Thiessen
Mon, Jun 20th
Lance McCullers Jr. resumed pitching from flat ground and near the mound on Sunday.
Devon Bruce
Mon, May 23rd
 Merrill Kelly (6-4) tossed a quality start on Sunday against the Twins in a 7-1 victory to pick up the win. The right-hander allowed just one run on five hits over seven innings while striking out five and not issuing a walk.
Brad Richter
Mon, Jun 20th
Lance McCullers Jr. does not have a UCL issue but is dealing with a flexor tendon injury.
Chris Clegg
Tue, Mar 15th
 Merrill Kelly pitched six innings on Monday, striking out seven, walking two, and allowing eight hits for five earned runs as he took the loss in the Diamondbacks' 5-4 loss to the Reds.
Josh Thiessen
Tue, Jun 14th
Lance McCullers Jr. is behind schedule and will not start the season on time according to Dusty Baker.
Chris Clegg
Mon, Mar 14th
 Arizona Diamondbacks SP Merrill Kelly pitched six innings on Wednesday, striking out five, walking three, and allowing one hit in the D-backs' 7-0 win over the Cubs.
Josh Thiessen
Thu, Jun 9th
 
Notes 
There are no recent notes for these players
Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 7thvs SDYu Darvish (7-3)#24@ LAAShohei Ohtani (6-4)#26
Fri, Apr 8thvs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28@ LAAReid Detmers (2-3)#105
Sat, Apr 9thvs SDJoe Musgrove (8-1)#10@ LAANoah Syndergaard (4-6)#86
Sun, Apr 10thvs SDNabil Crismatt@ LAAJose Suarez (0-2)#162
Tue, Apr 12thvs HOULuis Garcia (5-5)#39@ ARIMadison Bumgarner (3-7)#129
Wed, Apr 13thvs HOUFramber Valdez (7-3)#22@ ARIMerrill Kelly (6-5)#109
Fri, Apr 15th@ NYMChris Bassitt (5-5)#31@ SEAMarco Gonzales (4-7)#90
Sat, Apr 16th@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-3)#65@ SEAChris Flexen (3-8)#117
Sun, Apr 17th@ NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#118@ SEAMatt Brash (1-3)#182
Mon, Apr 18th   vs LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-5)#132
Tue, Apr 19th@ WSHJoan Adon (1-11)#386vs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-2)#69
Wed, Apr 20th@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#188vs LAAShohei Ohtani (6-4)#26
Fri, Apr 22ndvs NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#118vs TORRoss Stripling (4-2)#120
Sat, Apr 23rdvs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#181vs TORAlek Manoah (9-2)#11
Sun, Apr 24thvs NYMTylor Megill (4-2)#100vs TORYusei Kikuchi (2-3)#102
Mon, Apr 25thvs LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#136@ TEXDane Dunning (1-5)#98
Tue, Apr 26thvs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#21@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#290
Wed, Apr 27thvs LADJulio Urias (5-6)#12@ TEXGlenn Otto (4-2)#146
Thu, Apr 28th@ STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#95@ TEXMartin Perez (5-2)#60
Fri, Apr 29th@ STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#42@ TORYusei Kikuchi (2-3)#102
Sat, Apr 30th@ STLMiles Mikolas (5-5)#50@ TORJose Berrios (5-3)#46
Sun, May 1st@ STLJordan Hicks (1-4)#194@ TORKevin Gausman (5-6)#19
Mon, May 2nd@ MIAPablo Lopez (5-3)#17vs SEAMarco Gonzales (4-7)#90
Tue, May 3rd@ MIATrevor Rogers (3-6)#72vs SEAChris Flexen (3-8)#117
Wed, May 4th@ MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#161vs SEAMatt Brash (1-3)#182
Thu, May 5th   vs DETTarik Skubal (5-5)#32
Fri, May 6thvs COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#263vs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#185
Sat, May 7thvs COLKyle Freeland (3-5)#166vs DETEduardo Rodriguez (1-3)#44
Sun, May 8thvs COLGerman Marquez (4-5)#96vs DETWily Peralta (2-0)#272
Tue, May 10thvs MIAJesus Luzardo (2-3)#133@ MINJoe Ryan (5-3)#52
Thu, May 12th   @ MINJosh Winder (2-2)#170
Fri, May 13thvs CHCDrew Smyly (2-5)#148@ WSHJosiah Gray (6-4)#125
Sat, May 14thvs CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#130@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#188
Sun, May 15thvs CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#150@ WSHPatrick Corbin (3-10)#135
Mon, May 16th@ LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#21@ BOSGarrett Whitlock (2-1)#58
Tue, May 17th@ LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#55@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (4-2)#27
Wed, May 18th@ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#136@ BOSNick Pivetta (8-5)#37
Thu, May 19th@ CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#63vs TEXGlenn Otto (4-2)#146
Fri, May 20th@ CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#130vs TEXMartin Perez (5-2)#60
Sat, May 21st@ CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#150vs TEXJon Gray (3-3)#51
Sun, May 22nd@ CHCWade Miley (1-0)#180vs TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#290
Mon, May 23rdvs KCZack Greinke (1-4)#121vs CLETriston McKenzie (4-5)#57
Tue, May 24thvs KCJonathan Heasley (1-3)#211vs CLEZach Plesac (2-5)#104
Wed, May 25th   vs CLECal Quantrill (4-4)#80
Fri, May 27thvs LADRyan Pepiot (0-0)#309@ SEAChris Flexen (3-8)#117
Sat, May 28thvs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#21@ SEALogan Gilbert (7-3)#36
Sun, May 29thvs LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#55@ SEAMarco Gonzales (4-7)#90
Mon, May 30thvs ATLSpencer Strider (3-2)#89@ OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#7
Tue, May 31stvs ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#47@ OAKFrankie Montas (3-7)#13
Wed, Jun 1stvs ATLKyle Wright (8-4)#38@ OAKCole Irvin (2-5)#108
Fri, Jun 3rd@ PITJT Brubaker (1-7)#112@ KCBrady Singer (3-2)#85
Sat, Jun 4th@ PITRoansy Contreras (2-1)#149@ KCKris Bubic (1-4)#244
Sun, Jun 5th@ PITZach Thompson (3-5)#165@ KCJonathan Heasley (1-3)#211
Mon, Jun 6th@ CINHunter Greene (3-8)#114vs SEARobbie Ray (6-6)#18
Tue, Jun 7th@ CINGraham Ashcraft (4-1)#178vs SEAChris Flexen (3-8)#117
Wed, Jun 8th@ CINMike Minor (1-3)#110vs SEALogan Gilbert (7-3)#36
Fri, Jun 10th@ PHIKyle Gibson (4-3)#84vs MIAPablo Lopez (5-3)#17
Sat, Jun 11th@ PHIZack Wheeler (6-4)#15vs MIABraxton Garrett (1-2)#254
Sun, Jun 12th@ PHIRanger Suarez (6-4)#78vs MIAEdward Cabrera (2-1)#209
Mon, Jun 13thvs CINMike Minor (1-3)#110@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#290
Tue, Jun 14thvs CINTyler Mahle (2-6)#53@ TEXDane Dunning (1-5)#98
Wed, Jun 15thvs CINLuis Castillo (2-4)#45@ TEXTyson Miller (0-1)#341
Fri, Jun 17thvs MINDevin Smeltzer (4-1)#141vs CWSLucas Giolito (4-4)#40
Sat, Jun 18thvs MINDylan Bundy (4-4)#152vs CWSJohnny Cueto (1-4)#172
Sun, Jun 19thvs MINChris Archer (1-3)#157vs CWSMichael Kopech (2-4)#34
Tue, Jun 21st@ SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28vs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#181
Wed, Jun 22nd@ SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#62vs NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-3)#65
Thu, Jun 23rd   @ NYYJameson Taillon (8-1)#43
Fri, Jun 24thvs DETRony Garcia (2-2)#219@ NYYLuis Severino (4-2)#33
Sat, Jun 25thvs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#128@ NYYGerrit Cole (6-1)#2
Sun, Jun 26thvs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#185@ NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (6-3)#49
Tue, Jun 28thvs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28@ NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#181
Wed, Jun 29thvs SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#62@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-3)#65
Thu, Jun 30th   vs NYYGerrit Cole (6-1)#2
Fri, Jul 1st@ COLAntonio Senzatela (3-3)#306vs LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-5)#132
Sat, Jul 2nd@ COLRyan Feltner (1-2)#382vs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-2)#69
Sun, Jul 3rd@ COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#263vs LAANoah Syndergaard (4-6)#86
Mon, Jul 4thvs SFvs KC
Tue, Jul 5thvs SFvs KC
Wed, Jul 6thvs SFvs KC
Thu, Jul 7thvs COLvs KC
Fri, Jul 8thvs COL@ OAK
Sat, Jul 9thvs COL@ OAK
Sun, Jul 10thvs COL@ OAK
Tue, Jul 12th@ SF@ LAA
Wed, Jul 13th@ SF@ LAA
Thu, Jul 14th   @ LAA
Fri, Jul 15th@ SDvs OAK
Sat, Jul 16th@ SDvs OAK
Sun, Jul 17th@ SDvs OAK
Thu, Jul 21st   vs NYY
Fri, Jul 22ndvs WSH@ SEA
Sat, Jul 23rdvs WSH@ SEA
Sun, Jul 24thvs WSH@ SEA
Mon, Jul 25thvs SF@ OAK
Tue, Jul 26thvs SF@ OAK
Wed, Jul 27thvs SF@ OAK
Thu, Jul 28th   vs SEA
Fri, Jul 29th@ ATLvs SEA
Sat, Jul 30th@ ATLvs SEA
Sun, Jul 31st@ ATLvs SEA
Mon, Aug 1st@ CLEvs BOS
Tue, Aug 2nd@ CLEvs BOS
Wed, Aug 3rd@ CLEvs BOS
Thu, Aug 4th   @ CLE
Fri, Aug 5thvs COL@ CLE
Sat, Aug 6thvs COL@ CLE
Sun, Aug 7thvs COL@ CLE
Tue, Aug 9thvs PITvs TEX
Wed, Aug 10thvs PITvs TEX
Thu, Aug 11thvs PITvs TEX
Fri, Aug 12th@ COLvs OAK
Sat, Aug 13th@ COLvs OAK
Sun, Aug 14th@ COLvs OAK
Mon, Aug 15th@ SF@ CWS
Tue, Aug 16th@ SF@ CWS
Wed, Aug 17th@ SF@ CWS
Thu, Aug 18th@ SF@ CWS
Fri, Aug 19thvs STL@ ATL
Sat, Aug 20thvs STL@ ATL
Sun, Aug 21stvs STL@ ATL
Tue, Aug 23rd@ KCvs MIN
Wed, Aug 24th@ KCvs MIN
Thu, Aug 25th   vs MIN
Fri, Aug 26th@ CWSvs BAL
Sat, Aug 27th@ CWSvs BAL
Sun, Aug 28th@ CWSvs BAL
Tue, Aug 30thvs PHI@ TEX
Wed, Aug 31stvs PHI@ TEX
Fri, Sep 2ndvs MIL@ LAA
Sat, Sep 3rdvs MIL@ LAA
Sun, Sep 4thvs MIL@ LAA
Mon, Sep 5th@ SDvs TEX
Tue, Sep 6th@ SDvs TEX
Wed, Sep 7th@ SDvs TEX
Fri, Sep 9th@ COLvs LAA
Sat, Sep 10th@ COLvs LAA
Sun, Sep 11th@ COLvs LAA
Mon, Sep 12thvs LAD@ DET
Tue, Sep 13thvs LAD@ DET
Wed, Sep 14thvs LAD@ DET
Thu, Sep 15thvs SDvs OAK
Fri, Sep 16thvs SDvs OAK
Sat, Sep 17thvs SDvs OAK
Sun, Sep 18thvs SDvs OAK
Mon, Sep 19th@ LAD@ TB
Tue, Sep 20th@ LAD@ TB
Wed, Sep 21st@ LAD@ TB
Thu, Sep 22nd@ LAD@ BAL
Fri, Sep 23rdvs SF@ BAL
Sat, Sep 24thvs SF@ BAL
Sun, Sep 25thvs SF@ BAL
Tue, Sep 27th@ HOUvs ARI
Wed, Sep 28th@ HOUvs ARI
Fri, Sep 30th@ SFvs TB
Sat, Oct 1st@ SFvs TB
Sun, Oct 2nd@ SFvs TB
Mon, Oct 3rd@ MILvs PHI
Tue, Oct 4th@ MILvs PHI
Wed, Oct 5th@ MILvs PHI
Thu, Apr 21st@ WSHJosh Rogers (2-2)#380   
Mon, May 9thvs MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#161   
Wed, May 11thvs MIASandy Alcantara (7-3)#1   
Thu, May 26thvs LADMitch White (1-1)#191   
Thu, Jun 9th@ CINTyler Mahle (2-6)#53   
Mon, Jun 20th@ SDYu Darvish (7-3)#24   
Mon, Jul 11th@ SF   
Mon, Aug 8thvs PIT   
Mon, Aug 29thvs PHI   
Thu, Sep 1stvs MIL