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Who Should I Trade?

Lucas Sims for Merrill Kelly (2022)

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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
Experts' Pick
  Merrill Kelly
Merrill Kelly
Lucas Sims
Lucas Sims
Recommended by
8 of 13 experts
Recommended by
5 of 13 experts
Rest of Season# 123# 127
VBR# 335# 413
Injury Alert-IL60
Expert Ranks 
Pierre Camus
# 70# 152
Andrew Seifter
# 109# 197
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 66# 116
Mick Ciallela
# 124# 138
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 99
Brad Camara
# 110
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 150# 215
Kelly Kirby
# 102
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 82
Joe Pisapia
# 99
Mike Maher
# 102
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 107
Travis Argo
Fantasy Six Pack
# 112
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Merrill Kelly
Merrill Kelly
Lucas Sims
Lucas Sims
2022 Stats 
Games Played156
Games Started150
Innings Pitched84.07.1
Blown Saves00
Hits Allowed795
Earned Runs347
Home Runs Allowed50
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Merrill Kelly
Merrill Kelly
Lucas Sims
Lucas Sims
2022 Projections 
Games Played1728
Games Started160
Innings Pitched97.227.8
Blown Saves00
Hits Allowed10021
Earned Runs4712
Home Runs Allowed124
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Merrill Kelly
Merrill Kelly
Lucas Sims
Lucas Sims
 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
Lucas Sims was moved to the 60-day IL Friday as he continues to recover from a bulging disc in his back.
Scott Youngson
Sat, Jun 18th
 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
Lucas Sims has been placed on the 15-day IL with back spasms. Dauri Moreta was optioned to AAA. Robert Duggar and Jared Solomon were called up.
Vince DiSilvio
Thu, May 12th
 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
Reds reliever Lucas Sims delivered a scoreless eighth inning against the Pirates during Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader. He gave up two hits and one walk but escaped the jam by striking out three consecutive batters. The 27-year-old earned the win as Cincinnati defeated Pittsburgh by a score of 9-2.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, May 8th
 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
Lucas Sims pitched 1 1/3 perfect innings on Saturday against the Rokcies.
Dan Harris
Sat, Apr 30th
 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
Reds reliever Lucas Sims earned the save after delivering a scoreless ninth inning against the Cardinals on Sunday. Cincinnati ultimately defeated St. Louis by a score of 4-1.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, Apr 24th
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Merrill Kelly
Merrill Kelly
Lucas Sims
Lucas Sims
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 7thvs SDYu Darvish (7-3)#29@ ATLMax Fried (7-2)#8
Fri, Apr 8thvs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28@ ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#55
Sat, Apr 9thvs SDJoe Musgrove (8-1)#11@ ATLKyle Wright (8-4)#43
Sun, Apr 10thvs SDNabil Crismatt@ ATLIan Anderson (6-4)#93
Tue, Apr 12thvs HOULuis Garcia (5-5)#38vs CLEShane Bieber (3-4)#5
Wed, Apr 13thvs HOUFramber Valdez (7-3)#21vs CLETriston McKenzie (4-5)#57
Thu, Apr 14th   @ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#137
Fri, Apr 15th@ NYMChris Bassitt (6-5)#26@ LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#22
Sat, Apr 16th@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-3)#67@ LADJulio Urias (5-6)#14
Sun, Apr 17th@ NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#119@ LADAndrew Heaney (1-0)#72
Mon, Apr 18th   @ SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28
Tue, Apr 19th@ WSHJoan Adon (1-11)#386@ SDJoe Musgrove (8-1)#11
Wed, Apr 20th@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#189@ SDMacKenzie Gore (4-3)#116
Fri, Apr 22ndvs NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#119vs STLSteven Matz (3-3)#86
Sat, Apr 23rdvs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#181vs STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#97
Sun, Apr 24thvs NYMTylor Megill (4-2)#114vs STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#40
Tue, Apr 26thvs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#22vs SDJoe Musgrove (8-1)#11
Wed, Apr 27thvs LADJulio Urias (5-6)#14vs SDMacKenzie Gore (4-3)#116
Thu, Apr 28th@ STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#97vs SDNick Martinez (2-3)#140
Fri, Apr 29th@ STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#40@ COLAntonio Senzatela (3-4)#308
Sat, Apr 30th@ STLMiles Mikolas (5-5)#44@ COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#263
Sun, May 1st@ STLJordan Hicks (1-4)#193@ COLKyle Freeland (3-5)#168
Tue, May 3rd@ MIATrevor Rogers (3-6)#75@ MILBrandon Woodruff (5-3)#31
Wed, May 4th@ MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#160@ MILFreddy Peralta (3-2)#107
Thu, May 5th   @ MILAdrian Houser (4-8)#153
Sat, May 7thvs COLKyle Freeland (3-5)#168vs PITMitch Keller (2-5)#192
Sun, May 8thvs COLGerman Marquez (4-5)#96vs PITZach Thompson (3-5)#166
Mon, May 9thvs MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#160vs MILBrandon Woodruff (5-3)#31
Tue, May 10thvs MIAJesus Luzardo (2-3)#134vs MILFreddy Peralta (3-2)#107
Wed, May 11thvs MIASandy Alcantara (7-3)#1vs MILAdrian Houser (4-8)#153
Thu, May 12th   @ PITJT Brubaker (1-7)#104
Fri, May 13thvs CHCDrew Smyly (2-5)#148@ PITMitch Keller (2-5)#192
Sat, May 14thvs CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#131@ PITZach Thompson (3-5)#166
Sun, May 15thvs CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#149@ PITJose Quintana (1-4)#92
Tue, May 17th@ LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#54@ CLEZach Plesac (2-5)#105
Thu, May 19th@ CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#63@ CLECal Quantrill (4-4)#81
Fri, May 20th@ CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#131@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (2-0)
Sat, May 21st@ CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#149@ TORAlek Manoah (9-2)#13
Sun, May 22nd@ CHCWade Miley (1-0)#180@ TORYusei Kikuchi (2-4)#102
Mon, May 23rdvs KCZack Greinke (1-4)#122vs CHCDrew Smyly (2-5)#148
Tue, May 24thvs KCJonathan Heasley (1-3)#212vs CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#63
Wed, May 25th   vs CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#131
Thu, May 26thvs LADMitch White (1-1)#161vs CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#149
Fri, May 27thvs LADRyan Pepiot (0-0)#310vs SFCarlos Rodon (6-4)#10
Sat, May 28thvs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#22vs SFAlex Wood (5-6)#74
Sun, May 29thvs LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#54vs SFAlex Cobb (3-3)#89
Tue, May 31stvs ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#55@ BOSMichael Wacha (6-1)#111
Wed, Jun 1stvs ATLKyle Wright (8-4)#43@ BOSGarrett Whitlock (2-1)#58
Thu, Jun 2nd   vs WSHJoan Adon (1-11)#386
Fri, Jun 3rd@ PITJT Brubaker (1-7)#104vs WSHJosiah Gray (6-4)#84
Sat, Jun 4th@ PITRoansy Contreras (2-1)#150vs WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#189
Sun, Jun 5th@ PITZach Thompson (3-5)#166vs WSHPatrick Corbin (3-10)#136
Mon, Jun 6th@ CINHunter Greene (3-8)#113vs ARIMadison Bumgarner (3-7)#129
Tue, Jun 7th@ CINGraham Ashcraft (4-1)#182vs ARITyler Gilbert (0-3)#338
Wed, Jun 8th@ CINMike Minor (1-4)#118vs ARIMerrill Kelly (6-5)#110
Thu, Jun 9th@ CINTyler Mahle (2-6)#52vs ARIZach Davies (2-4)#164
Fri, Jun 10th@ PHIKyle Gibson (4-3)#83@ STLAndre Pallante (2-3)#157
Sat, Jun 11th@ PHIZack Wheeler (6-4)#16@ STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#40
Sun, Jun 12th@ PHIRanger Suarez (6-4)#78@ STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#97
Mon, Jun 13thvs CINMike Minor (1-4)#118@ ARIMerrill Kelly (6-5)#110
Tue, Jun 14thvs CINTyler Mahle (2-6)#52@ ARIZach Davies (2-4)#164
Wed, Jun 15thvs CINLuis Castillo (2-4)#47@ ARIZac Gallen (4-2)#41
Fri, Jun 17thvs MINDevin Smeltzer (4-1)#144vs MILEric Lauer (6-3)#88
Sat, Jun 18thvs MINDylan Bundy (4-4)#152vs MILJason Alexander (2-0)#241
Sun, Jun 19thvs MINChris Archer (2-3)#126vs MILAdrian Houser (4-8)#153
Tue, Jun 21st@ SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28vs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#22
Wed, Jun 22nd@ SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#61vs LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#54
Thu, Jun 23rd   vs LADClayton Kershaw (5-1)#35
Fri, Jun 24thvs DETRony Garcia (2-2)#219@ SFAlex Cobb (3-3)#89
Sat, Jun 25thvs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#125@ SFLogan Webb (7-2)#12
Sun, Jun 26thvs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#187@ SFAnthony DeSclafani (0-1)#80
Tue, Jun 28thvs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#28@ CHCKeegan Thompson (7-2)#99
Wed, Jun 29thvs SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#61@ CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#149
Thu, Jun 30th   @ CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#131
Fri, Jul 1st@ COLAntonio Senzatela (3-4)#308vs ATLMax Fried (7-2)#8
Sat, Jul 2nd@ COLRyan Feltner (1-2)#382vs ATLSpencer Strider (3-2)#90
Sun, Jul 3rd@ COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#263vs ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#55
Mon, Jul 4thvs SFvs NYM
Tue, Jul 5thvs SFvs NYM
Wed, Jul 6thvs SFvs NYM
Thu, Jul 7thvs COLvs PIT
Fri, Jul 8thvs COLvs TB
Sat, Jul 9thvs COLvs TB
Sun, Jul 10thvs COLvs TB
Tue, Jul 12th@ SF@ NYY
Wed, Jul 13th@ SF@ NYY
Thu, Jul 14th   @ NYY
Fri, Jul 15th@ SD@ STL
Sat, Jul 16th@ SD@ STL
Sun, Jul 17th@ SD@ STL
Fri, Jul 22ndvs WSHvs STL
Sat, Jul 23rdvs WSHvs STL
Sun, Jul 24thvs WSHvs STL
Mon, Jul 25thvs SFvs MIA
Tue, Jul 26thvs SFvs MIA
Wed, Jul 27thvs SFvs MIA
Thu, Jul 28th   vs MIA
Fri, Jul 29th@ ATLvs BAL
Sat, Jul 30th@ ATLvs BAL
Sun, Jul 31st@ ATLvs BAL
Mon, Aug 1st@ CLE@ MIA
Tue, Aug 2nd@ CLE@ MIA
Wed, Aug 3rd@ CLE@ MIA
Fri, Aug 5thvs COL@ MIL
Sat, Aug 6thvs COL@ MIL
Sun, Aug 7thvs COL@ MIL
Mon, Aug 8thvs PIT@ NYM
Tue, Aug 9thvs PIT@ NYM
Wed, Aug 10thvs PIT@ NYM
Thu, Aug 11thvs PITvs CHC
Sat, Aug 13th@ COLvs CHC
Sun, Aug 14th@ COLvs CHC
Mon, Aug 15th@ SFvs PHI
Tue, Aug 16th@ SFvs PHI
Wed, Aug 17th@ SFvs PHI
Fri, Aug 19thvs STL@ PIT
Sat, Aug 20thvs STL@ PIT
Sun, Aug 21stvs STL@ PIT
Mon, Aug 22nd   @ PHI
Tue, Aug 23rd@ KC@ PHI
Wed, Aug 24th@ KC@ PHI
Thu, Aug 25th   @ PHI
Fri, Aug 26th@ CWS@ WSH
Sat, Aug 27th@ CWS@ WSH
Sun, Aug 28th@ CWS@ WSH
Mon, Aug 29thvs PHIvs STL
Tue, Aug 30thvs PHIvs STL
Wed, Aug 31stvs PHIvs STL
Fri, Sep 2ndvs MILvs COL
Sat, Sep 3rdvs MILvs COL
Sun, Sep 4thvs MILvs COL
Tue, Sep 6th@ SD@ CHC
Wed, Sep 7th@ SD@ CHC
Thu, Sep 8th   @ CHC
Fri, Sep 9th@ COL@ MIL
Sat, Sep 10th@ COL@ MIL
Sun, Sep 11th@ COL@ MIL
Mon, Sep 12thvs LADvs PIT
Tue, Sep 13thvs LADvs PIT
Wed, Sep 14thvs LADvs PIT
Thu, Sep 15thvs SD@ STL
Fri, Sep 16thvs SD@ STL
Sat, Sep 17thvs SD@ STL
Sun, Sep 18thvs SD@ STL
Tue, Sep 20th@ LADvs BOS
Wed, Sep 21st@ LADvs BOS
Thu, Sep 22nd@ LADvs MIL
Fri, Sep 23rdvs SFvs MIL
Sat, Sep 24thvs SFvs MIL
Sun, Sep 25thvs SFvs MIL
Mon, Sep 26th   @ PIT
Tue, Sep 27th@ HOU@ PIT
Wed, Sep 28th@ HOU@ PIT
Fri, Sep 30th@ SF@ CHC
Sat, Oct 1st@ SF@ CHC
Sun, Oct 2nd@ SF@ CHC
Mon, Oct 3rd@ MILvs CHC
Tue, Oct 4th@ MILvs CHC
Wed, Oct 5th@ MILvs CHC
Thu, Apr 21st@ WSHJosh Rogers (2-2)#380   
Mon, Apr 25thvs LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#137   
Mon, May 2nd@ MIAPablo Lopez (5-3)#18   
Fri, May 6thvs COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#263   
Mon, May 16th@ LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#22   
Wed, May 18th@ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#137   
Mon, May 30thvs ATLSpencer Strider (3-2)#90   
Mon, Jun 20th@ SDYu Darvish (7-3)#29   
Mon, Jul 11th@ SF   
Fri, Aug 12th@ COL   
Thu, Aug 18th@ SF   
Thu, Sep 1stvs MIL   
Mon, Sep 5th@ SD   
Mon, Sep 19th@ LAD