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Who Should I Trade?

Mark Melancon for Chris Sale (2022)


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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Chris Sale
SP - BOS
Chris Sale
Mark Melancon
RP - ARI
Mark Melancon
Expert
Recommendation
69%
Recommended by
9 of 13 experts
31%
Recommended by
4 of 13 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 74# 81
VBR# 228# 364
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts7126
Wins51
Saves014
ERA3.684.08
WHIP1.241.39
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertIL60-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 62# 67
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 62# 70
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 27# 118
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 53# 79
   
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 70# 122
   
Brad Camara
RotoBaller
# 68# 77
   
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 61# 188
   
Travis Argo
Fantasy Six Pack
# 52# 62
   
Kelly Kirby
FantasyPros
# 83# 84
   
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 76# 74
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 76
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 91# 84
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 212# 145
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Chris Sale
SP - BOS
Chris Sale
Mark Melancon
RP - ARI
Mark Melancon
2022 Stats 
   
   
Games Played29
   
Games Started0
   
Innings Pitched25.1
   
Wins2
   
Losses6
   
Saves11
   
Blown Saves2
   
Holds0
   
Hits Allowed34
   
Earned Runs17
   
Home Runs Allowed2
   
Strikeouts13
   
Walks6
   
ERA6.04
   
WHIP1.58
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Chris Sale
SP - BOS
Chris Sale
Mark Melancon
RP - ARI
Mark Melancon
2022 Projections 
   
   
Games Played1034
   
Games Started110
   
Innings Pitched57.034.3
   
Wins51
   
Losses23
   
Saves014
   
Blown Saves01
   
Holds01
   
Hits Allowed5035
   
Earned Runs2316
   
Home Runs Allowed73
   
Strikeouts7126
   
Walks1711
   
ERA3.684.08
   
WHIP1.241.39
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Chris Sale
SP - BOS
Chris Sale
Mark Melancon
RP - ARI
Mark Melancon
News 
 Chris Sale is expected to throw a three inning rehab start with Double-A Portland on June 30.
Ari Koslow
Mon, Jun 27th
Mark Melancon tossed a perfect ninth inning Saturday in the Diamondbacks' 6-3 loss to the Tigers.
Chris Schommer
Sun, Jun 26th
 Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale impressed during his second rehab outing in the Florida Complex League on Saturday. He posted a final line of three hits, zero walks, and six strikeouts over the course of 2 2/3 scoreless innings.
Andersen Pickard
Mon, Jun 27th
Mark Melancon pitched the 10th inning on Tuesday, striking out one, and giving up one hit for an unearned run which was the ghost runner in the Diamondbacks' 5-3 loss to the Reds.
Josh Thiessen
Wed, Jun 15th
 Chris Sale will begin a rehab assignment on Monday in Fort Myers for the Florida Complex League.
Dan Harris
Fri, Jun 17th
Arizona Diamondbacks RP Mark Melancon pitched the eighth inning on Thursday, allowing one hit for zero earned runs in the Diamondbacks' 5-4 win over the Reds.
Josh Thiessen
Thu, Jun 9th
 Chris Sale is expected to be a starter once activated from the IL. There was once talk during Sale's recovery that the Red Sox would initially bring him back in the bullpen.
Vince DiSilvio
Thu, Jun 16th
Arizona Diamondbacks RP Mark Melancon pitched the ninth inning on Saturday, allowing two hits for two earned runs in the Diamondbacks' 2-1 loss to the Pirates.
Josh Thiessen
Sat, Jun 4th
 Chris Sale is reportedly feeling good after throwing a live batting practice session Monday.
Ari Koslow
Tue, Jun 14th
Arizona Diamondbacks RP Mark Melancon pitched the ninth inning on Friday, striking out one, and allowing one hit in the Diamondbacks' 8-6 win over the Pirates.
Josh Thiessen
Fri, Jun 3rd
Notes 
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Chris Sale
SP - BOS
Chris Sale
Mark Melancon
RP - ARI
Mark Melancon
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 7th   vs SDYu Darvish (7-3)#27
Fri, Apr 8th@ NYYGerrit Cole (6-2)#1vs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#26
Sat, Apr 9th@ NYYLuis Severino (4-2)#36vs SDJoe Musgrove (8-1)#7
Sun, Apr 10th@ NYYJordan Montgomery (3-1)#25vs SDNabil Crismatt
Tue, Apr 12th@ DETTyler Alexander (1-3)#206vs HOULuis Garcia (5-5)#34
Wed, Apr 13th@ DETEduardo Rodriguez (1-3)#41vs HOUFramber Valdez (7-3)#23
Fri, Apr 15thvs MINJoe Ryan (6-3)#54@ NYMChris Bassitt (6-5)#32
Sat, Apr 16thvs MINSonny Gray (3-1)#46@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-3)#44
Sun, Apr 17thvs MINBailey Ober (1-2)#75@ NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#131
Tue, Apr 19thvs TORYusei Kikuchi (2-4)#101@ WSHJoan Adon (1-11)#385
Wed, Apr 20thvs TORJose Berrios (5-4)#31@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#281
Thu, Apr 21stvs TORKevin Gausman (5-6)#14@ WSHJosh Rogers (2-2)#379
Fri, Apr 22nd@ TBCorey Kluber (3-4)#56vs NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#131
Sat, Apr 23rd@ TBJ.P. Feyereisenvs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#173
Sun, Apr 24th@ TBShane McClanahan (8-3)#8vs NYMTylor Megill (4-2)#100
Mon, Apr 25th@ TORJose Berrios (5-4)#31vs LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#129
Tue, Apr 26th@ TORKevin Gausman (5-6)#14vs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#20
Wed, Apr 27th@ TORRoss Stripling (4-2)#123vs LADJulio Urias (5-6)#17
Thu, Apr 28th@ TORAlek Manoah (9-2)#16@ STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#97
Fri, Apr 29th@ BALKyle Bradish (1-4)#256@ STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#42
Sat, Apr 30th@ BALSpenser Watkins (1-1)#377@ STLMiles Mikolas (5-5)#64
Sun, May 1st@ BALJordan Lyles (4-7)#345@ STLJordan Hicks (1-4)#182
Mon, May 2nd   @ MIAPablo Lopez (5-3)#21
Tue, May 3rdvs LAANoah Syndergaard (4-6)#79@ MIATrevor Rogers (3-6)#85
Wed, May 4thvs LAAReid Detmers (2-3)#98@ MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#157
Fri, May 6thvs CWSVince Velasquez (3-3)#184vs COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#272
Sat, May 7thvs CWSDylan Cease (6-3)#29vs COLKyle Freeland (3-5)#254
Sun, May 8thvs CWSDallas Keuchel (2-5)#380vs COLGerman Marquez (4-5)#106
Mon, May 9th   vs MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#157
Tue, May 10th@ ATLKyle Wright (8-4)#45vs MIAJesus Luzardo (2-3)#137
Wed, May 11th@ ATLIan Anderson (6-4)#92vs MIASandy Alcantara (7-3)#4
Fri, May 13th@ TEXDane Dunning (1-5)#111vs CHCDrew Smyly (2-5)#152
Sat, May 14th@ TEXGlenn Otto (4-3)#139vs CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#128
Sun, May 15th@ TEXMartin Perez (5-2)#74vs CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#169
Mon, May 16thvs HOUJake Odorizzi (3-2)#118@ LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#20
Tue, May 17thvs HOUJose Urquidy (6-3)#83@ LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#61
Wed, May 18thvs HOULuis Garcia (5-5)#34@ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#129
Thu, May 19thvs SEAGeorge Kirby (2-2)#72@ CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#62
Fri, May 20thvs SEARobbie Ray (6-6)#19@ CHCKyle Hendricks (3-6)#128
Sat, May 21stvs SEAChris Flexen (3-8)#114@ CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#169
Sun, May 22ndvs SEALogan Gilbert (8-3)#40@ CHCWade Miley (1-0)#174
Mon, May 23rd   vs KCZack Greinke (1-4)#130
Tue, May 24th@ CWSDylan Cease (6-3)#29vs KCJonathan Heasley (1-3)#211
Thu, May 26th@ CWSDallas Keuchel (2-5)#380vs LADMitch White (1-1)#183
Fri, May 27thvs BALKyle Bradish (1-4)#256vs LADRyan Pepiot (0-0)#303
Sat, May 28thvs BALDenyi Reyesvs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#20
Sun, May 29thvs BALBruce Zimmermann (2-5)#244vs LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#61
Mon, May 30thvs BALTyler Wells (5-4)#80vs ATLSpencer Strider (3-2)#93
Tue, May 31stvs CINLuis Castillo (2-4)#43vs ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#57
Wed, Jun 1stvs CINHunter Greene (3-8)#107vs ATLKyle Wright (8-4)#45
Fri, Jun 3rd@ OAKJames Kaprielian (0-5)#202@ PITJT Brubaker (1-7)#125
Sat, Jun 4th@ OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#6@ PITRoansy Contreras (2-1)#154
Sun, Jun 5th@ OAKFrankie Montas (3-7)#15@ PITZach Thompson (3-5)#160
Mon, Jun 6th@ LAANoah Syndergaard (4-6)#79@ CINHunter Greene (3-8)#107
Tue, Jun 7th@ LAAJose Suarez (1-2)#142@ CINGraham Ashcraft (4-1)#217
Wed, Jun 8th@ LAAReid Detmers (2-3)#98@ CINMike Minor (1-4)#95
Thu, Jun 9th@ LAAShohei Ohtani (6-4)#38@ CINTyler Mahle (3-6)#48
Fri, Jun 10th@ SEAMarco Gonzales (4-8)#90@ PHIKyle Gibson (4-3)#87
Sat, Jun 11th@ SEAGeorge Kirby (2-2)#72@ PHIZack Wheeler (6-4)#10
Sun, Jun 12th@ SEARobbie Ray (6-6)#19@ PHIRanger Suarez (6-4)#77
Mon, Jun 13th   vs CINMike Minor (1-4)#95
Tue, Jun 14thvs OAKJared Koenig (1-2)#325vs CINTyler Mahle (3-6)#48
Wed, Jun 15thvs OAKJames Kaprielian (0-5)#202vs CINLuis Castillo (2-4)#43
Fri, Jun 17thvs STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#42vs MINDevin Smeltzer (4-1)#155
Sat, Jun 18thvs STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#97vs MINDylan Bundy (4-4)#172
Sun, Jun 19thvs STLAndre Pallante (2-3)#171vs MINChris Archer (2-3)#148
Mon, Jun 20thvs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#134@ SDYu Darvish (7-3)#27
Tue, Jun 21stvs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#177@ SDSean Manaea (3-3)#26
Wed, Jun 22ndvs DETTarik Skubal (5-5)#28@ SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#59
Fri, Jun 24th@ CLECal Quantrill (4-4)#78vs DETRony Garcia (2-2)#238
Sat, Jun 25th@ CLEShane Bieber (3-4)#5vs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#134
Sun, Jun 26th@ CLEAaron Civale (2-4)#140vs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#177
Tue, Jun 28th@ TORRoss Stripling (4-2)#123vs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#26
Wed, Jun 29th@ TORAlek Manoah (9-2)#16vs SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#59
Fri, Jul 1st@ CHCAdrian Sampson (0-0)#374@ COLAntonio Senzatela (3-4)#259
Sat, Jul 2nd@ CHCAlec Mills (0-1)#322@ COLRyan Feltner (1-3)#376
Sun, Jul 3rd@ CHCKeegan Thompson (7-2)#119@ COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#272
Mon, Jul 4thvs TBJeffrey Springs (3-2)#37vs SFCarlos Rodon (6-4)#13
Tue, Jul 5thvs TBvs SF
Wed, Jul 6thvs TBvs SF
Thu, Jul 7thvs NYYvs COL
Fri, Jul 8thvs NYYvs COL
Sat, Jul 9thvs NYYvs COL
Sun, Jul 10thvs NYYvs COL
Mon, Jul 11th@ TB@ SF
Tue, Jul 12th@ TB@ SF
Wed, Jul 13th@ TB@ SF
Fri, Jul 15th@ NYY@ SD
Sat, Jul 16th@ NYY@ SD
Sun, Jul 17th@ NYY@ SD
Fri, Jul 22ndvs TORvs WSH
Sat, Jul 23rdvs TORvs WSH
Sun, Jul 24thvs TORvs WSH
Mon, Jul 25thvs CLEvs SF
Tue, Jul 26thvs CLEvs SF
Wed, Jul 27thvs CLEvs SF
Fri, Jul 29thvs MIL@ ATL
Sat, Jul 30thvs MIL@ ATL
Sun, Jul 31stvs MIL@ ATL
Mon, Aug 1st@ HOU@ CLE
Tue, Aug 2nd@ HOU@ CLE
Wed, Aug 3rd@ HOU@ CLE
Fri, Aug 5th@ KCvs COL
Sat, Aug 6th@ KCvs COL
Sun, Aug 7th@ KCvs COL
Mon, Aug 8th   vs PIT
Tue, Aug 9thvs ATLvs PIT
Wed, Aug 10thvs ATLvs PIT
Thu, Aug 11thvs BALvs PIT
Fri, Aug 12thvs NYY@ COL
Sat, Aug 13thvs NYY@ COL
Sun, Aug 14thvs NYY@ COL
Mon, Aug 15th   @ SF
Tue, Aug 16th@ PIT@ SF
Wed, Aug 17th@ PIT@ SF
Thu, Aug 18th@ PIT@ SF
Fri, Aug 19th@ BALvs STL
Sat, Aug 20th@ BALvs STL
Sun, Aug 21st@ BALvs STL
Tue, Aug 23rdvs TOR@ KC
Wed, Aug 24thvs TOR@ KC
Fri, Aug 26thvs TB@ CWS
Sat, Aug 27thvs TB@ CWS
Sun, Aug 28thvs TB@ CWS
Mon, Aug 29th@ MINvs PHI
Tue, Aug 30th@ MINvs PHI
Wed, Aug 31st@ MINvs PHI
Thu, Sep 1stvs TEXvs MIL
Fri, Sep 2ndvs TEXvs MIL
Sat, Sep 3rdvs TEXvs MIL
Sun, Sep 4thvs TEXvs MIL
Mon, Sep 5th@ TB@ SD
Tue, Sep 6th@ TB@ SD
Wed, Sep 7th@ TB@ SD
Fri, Sep 9th@ BAL@ COL
Sat, Sep 10th@ BAL@ COL
Sun, Sep 11th@ BAL@ COL
Mon, Sep 12th   vs LAD
Tue, Sep 13thvs NYYvs LAD
Wed, Sep 14thvs NYYvs LAD
Thu, Sep 15th   vs SD
Fri, Sep 16thvs KCvs SD
Sat, Sep 17thvs KCvs SD
Sun, Sep 18thvs KCvs SD
Mon, Sep 19th   @ LAD
Tue, Sep 20th@ CIN@ LAD
Wed, Sep 21st@ CIN@ LAD
Thu, Sep 22nd@ NYY@ LAD
Fri, Sep 23rd@ NYYvs SF
Sat, Sep 24th@ NYYvs SF
Sun, Sep 25th@ NYYvs SF
Tue, Sep 27thvs BAL@ HOU
Wed, Sep 28thvs BAL@ HOU
Fri, Sep 30th@ TOR@ SF
Sat, Oct 1st@ TOR@ SF
Sun, Oct 2nd@ TOR@ SF
Mon, Oct 3rdvs TB@ MIL
Tue, Oct 4thvs TB@ MIL
Wed, Oct 5thvs TB@ MIL
Mon, Apr 11th@ DETMatt Manning (0-0)#178   
Mon, Apr 18thvs MINDylan Bundy (4-4)#172   
Thu, May 5thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (6-4)#38   
Wed, May 25th@ CWSLucas Giolito (4-4)#33   
Thu, Jun 16thvs OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#6   
Mon, Jun 27th@ TORKevin Gausman (5-6)#14   
Thu, Jul 14th@ TB   
Thu, Jul 28thvs CLE   
Thu, Aug 4th@ KC   
Thu, Aug 25thvs TOR   
Mon, Sep 26thvs BAL   
Thu, Sep 29thvs BAL