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Who Should I Trade?

Merrill Kelly for Lance McCullers Jr. (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
64%
Recommended by
7 of 11 experts
36%
Recommended by
4 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 115# 127
VBR# 305# 350
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts7652
Wins44
Saves00
ERA4.293.73
WHIP1.361.38
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-IL60
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 107# 136
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 70# 110
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 109# 177
   
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 120# 145
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 116# 149
   
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 102
   
Kelly Kirby
FantasyPros
# 102
   
Brad Camara
RotoBaller
# 110# 72
   
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 148# 90
   
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 Played16
   
Games Started16
   
Innings Pitched91.0
   
Wins7
   
Losses5
   
Saves0
   
Blown Saves0
   
Holds0
   
Hits Allowed84
   
Earned Runs35
   
Home Runs Allowed6
   
Strikeouts74
   
Walks31
   
ERA3.46
   
WHIP1.26
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
2022 Projections 
   
   
Games Played168
   
Games Started169
   
Innings Pitched94.146.5
   
Wins44
   
Losses82
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed9641
   
Earned Runs4519
   
Home Runs Allowed125
   
Strikeouts7652
   
Walks3020
   
ERA4.293.73
   
WHIP1.361.38
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Merrill Kelly
SP - ARI
Merrill Kelly
Lance McCullers Jr.
SP - HOU
Lance McCullers Jr.
News 
 Merrill Kelly lasted seven innings on the mound for the Diamondbacks Friday, allowing two runs on five hits while also walking one and striking out three in the Diamondbacks' 9-3 win over the Rockies.
Chris Schommer
Sat, Jul 2nd
Lance McCullers Jr. threw off the rubber for the first time Friday.
Ari Koslow
Fri, May 27th
 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. resumed pitching from flat ground and near the mound on Sunday.
Devon Bruce
Mon, May 23rd
 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. does not have a UCL issue but is dealing with a flexor tendon injury.
Chris Clegg
Tue, Mar 15th
 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. is behind schedule and will not start the season on time according to Dusty Baker.
Chris Clegg
Mon, Mar 14th
 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
 
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)#27@ LAAShohei Ohtani (7-4)#24
Fri, Apr 8thvs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#29@ LAAReid Detmers (2-3)#107
Sat, Apr 9thvs SDJoe Musgrove (8-2)#13@ LAANoah Syndergaard (5-6)#88
Sun, Apr 10thvs SDNabil Crismatt@ LAAJose Suarez (1-2)#133
Tue, Apr 12thvs HOULuis Garcia (6-5)#39@ ARIMadison Bumgarner (3-8)#116
Wed, Apr 13thvs HOUFramber Valdez (8-3)#21@ ARIMerrill Kelly (7-5)#92
Fri, Apr 15th@ NYMChris Bassitt (6-5)#26@ SEAMarco Gonzales (4-9)#86
Sat, Apr 16th@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-4)#72@ SEAChris Flexen (4-8)#114
Sun, Apr 17th@ NYMDavid Peterson (5-1)#90@ SEAMatt Brash (1-3)#181
Tue, Apr 19th@ WSHJoan Adon (1-11)#390vs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-2)#59
Wed, Apr 20th@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#174vs LAAShohei Ohtani (7-4)#24
Thu, Apr 21st@ WSHJosh Rogers (2-2)#385   
Fri, Apr 22ndvs NYMDavid Peterson (5-1)#90vs TORRoss Stripling (4-2)#119
Sat, Apr 23rdvs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#175vs TORAlek Manoah (9-2)#11
Sun, Apr 24thvs NYMTylor Megill (4-2)#112vs TORYusei Kikuchi (3-4)#102
Mon, Apr 25thvs LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#139@ TEXDane Dunning (1-6)#94
Tue, Apr 26thvs LADTony Gonsolin (10-0)#12@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#255
Wed, Apr 27thvs LADJulio Urias (6-6)#20@ TEXGlenn Otto (4-4)#170
Thu, Apr 28th@ STLDakota Hudson (6-4)#101@ TEXMartin Perez (6-2)#62
Fri, Apr 29th@ STLAdam Wainwright (6-5)#37@ TORYusei Kikuchi (3-4)#102
Sat, Apr 30th@ STLMiles Mikolas (5-6)#45@ TORJose Berrios (6-4)#60
Sun, May 1st@ STLJordan Hicks (1-4)#195@ TORKevin Gausman (6-6)#15
Mon, May 2nd@ MIAPablo Lopez (5-4)#23vs SEAMarco Gonzales (4-9)#86
Tue, May 3rd@ MIATrevor Rogers (4-6)#71vs SEAChris Flexen (4-8)#114
Wed, May 4th@ MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#155vs SEAMatt Brash (1-3)#181
Fri, May 6thvs COLChad Kuhl (5-5)#202vs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#186
Sat, May 7thvs COLKyle Freeland (4-5)#157vs DETEduardo Rodriguez (1-3)#44
Sun, May 8thvs COLGerman Marquez (4-6)#109vs DETWily Peralta (2-0)#271
Mon, May 9thvs MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#155   
Tue, May 10thvs MIAJesus Luzardo (2-3)#142@ MINJoe Ryan (6-3)#54
Wed, May 11thvs MIASandy Alcantara (8-3)#1   
Fri, May 13thvs CHCDrew Smyly (2-5)#154@ WSHJosiah Gray (6-5)#121
Sat, May 14thvs CHCKyle Hendricks (4-6)#124@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#174
Sun, May 15thvs CHCJustin Steele (3-5)#151@ WSHPatrick Corbin (4-10)#145
Mon, May 16th@ LADTony Gonsolin (10-0)#12@ BOSGarrett Whitlock (2-1)#75
Tue, May 17th@ LADTyler Anderson (8-1)#55@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (4-2)#28
Wed, May 18th@ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#139@ BOSNick Pivetta (8-5)#35
Thu, May 19th@ CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#57vs TEXGlenn Otto (4-4)#170
Fri, May 20th@ CHCKyle Hendricks (4-6)#124vs TEXMartin Perez (6-2)#62
Sat, May 21st@ CHCJustin Steele (3-5)#151vs TEXJon Gray (4-3)#47
Sun, May 22nd@ CHCWade Miley (1-0)#173vs TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#255
Mon, May 23rdvs KCZack Greinke (2-4)#125vs CLETriston McKenzie (4-6)#58
Tue, May 24thvs KCJonathan Heasley (1-4)#224vs CLEZach Plesac (2-5)#64
Thu, May 26thvs LADMitch White (1-1)#153   
Fri, May 27thvs LADRyan Pepiot (0-0)#311@ SEAChris Flexen (4-8)#114
Sat, May 28thvs LADTony Gonsolin (10-0)#12@ SEALogan Gilbert (9-3)#32
Sun, May 29thvs LADTyler Anderson (8-1)#55@ SEAMarco Gonzales (4-9)#86
Mon, May 30thvs ATLSpencer Strider (3-2)#82@ OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#9
Tue, May 31stvs ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#53@ OAKFrankie Montas (3-8)#14
Wed, Jun 1stvs ATLKyle Wright (9-4)#38@ OAKCole Irvin (2-6)#122
Fri, Jun 3rd@ PITJT Brubaker (2-7)#103@ KCBrady Singer (3-3)#83
Sat, Jun 4th@ PITRoansy Contreras (2-2)#148@ KCKris Bubic (1-5)#242
Sun, Jun 5th@ PITZach Thompson (3-5)#159@ KCJonathan Heasley (1-4)#224
Mon, Jun 6th@ CINHunter Greene (3-9)#105vs SEARobbie Ray (6-6)#19
Tue, Jun 7th@ CINGraham Ashcraft (4-2)#198vs SEAChris Flexen (4-8)#114
Wed, Jun 8th@ CINMike Minor (1-5)#110vs SEALogan Gilbert (9-3)#32
Thu, Jun 9th@ CINTyler Mahle (3-6)#49   
Fri, Jun 10th@ PHIKyle Gibson (4-3)#97vs MIAPablo Lopez (5-4)#23
Sat, Jun 11th@ PHIZack Wheeler (6-4)#16vs MIABraxton Garrett (1-3)#245
Sun, Jun 12th@ PHIRanger Suarez (6-5)#78vs MIAEdward Cabrera (2-1)#212
Mon, Jun 13thvs CINMike Minor (1-5)#110@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#255
Tue, Jun 14thvs CINTyler Mahle (3-6)#49@ TEXDane Dunning (1-6)#94
Wed, Jun 15thvs CINLuis Castillo (3-4)#48@ TEXTyson Miller (0-1)#357
Fri, Jun 17thvs MINDevin Smeltzer (4-1)#136vs CWSLucas Giolito (4-4)#41
Sat, Jun 18thvs MINDylan Bundy (4-4)#146vs CWSJohnny Cueto (2-4)#164
Sun, Jun 19thvs MINChris Archer (2-3)#144vs CWSMichael Kopech (2-5)#31
Mon, Jun 20th@ SDYu Darvish (7-3)#27   
Tue, Jun 21st@ SDSean Manaea (3-3)#29vs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#175
Wed, Jun 22nd@ SDMike Clevinger (2-0)#63vs NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-4)#72
Fri, Jun 24thvs DETRony Garcia (3-2)#204@ NYYLuis Severino (4-3)#34
Sat, Jun 25thvs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#135@ NYYGerrit Cole (6-2)#4
Sun, Jun 26thvs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#186@ NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (6-3)#52
Tue, Jun 28thvs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#29@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-4)#72
Wed, Jun 29thvs SDMike Clevinger (2-0)#63@ NYMTaijuan Walker (6-2)#81
Fri, Jul 1st@ COLAntonio Senzatela (3-5)#377vs LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-6)#165
Sat, Jul 2nd@ COLAustin Gomber (3-7)#183vs LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-2)#59
Sun, Jul 3rd@ COLChad Kuhl (5-5)#202vs LAAJose Suarez (1-2)#133
Mon, Jul 4thvs SFCarlos Rodon (7-4)#7vs KCJonathan Heasley (1-4)#224
Tue, Jul 5thvs SFAlex Wood (5-7)#76vs KCZack Greinke (2-4)#125
Wed, Jul 6thvs SFAlex Cobb (3-3)#95vs KCBrad Keller (3-9)#99
Thu, Jul 7thvs COLAustin Gomber (3-7)#183vs KCBrady Singer (3-3)#83
Fri, Jul 8thvs COLChad Kuhl (5-5)#202@ OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#9
Sat, Jul 9thvs COLKyle Freeland (4-5)#157@ OAKFrankie Montas (3-8)#14
Sun, Jul 10thvs COL@ OAKCole Irvin (2-6)#122
Mon, Jul 11th@ SF   
Tue, Jul 12th@ SF@ LAA
Wed, Jul 13th@ SF@ LAA
Fri, Jul 15th@ SDvs OAK
Sat, Jul 16th@ SDvs OAK
Sun, Jul 17th@ SDvs OAK
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
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
Fri, Aug 5thvs COL@ CLE
Sat, Aug 6thvs COL@ CLE
Sun, Aug 7thvs COL@ CLE
Mon, Aug 8thvs PIT   
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
Fri, Aug 26th@ CWSvs BAL
Sat, Aug 27th@ CWSvs BAL
Sun, Aug 28th@ CWSvs BAL
Mon, Aug 29thvs PHI   
Tue, Aug 30thvs PHI@ TEX
Wed, Aug 31stvs PHI@ TEX
Thu, Sep 1stvs MIL   
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
Mon, Apr 18th   vs LAAMichael Lorenzen (6-6)#165
Thu, May 5th   vs DETTarik Skubal (5-6)#33
Thu, May 12th   @ MINJosh Winder (3-2)#162
Wed, May 25th   vs CLECal Quantrill (4-4)#79
Thu, Jun 23rd   @ NYYJameson Taillon (9-1)#40
Thu, Jun 30th   vs NYYLuis Severino (4-3)#34
Thu, Jul 14th   @ LAA
Thu, Jul 21st   vs NYY
Thu, Jul 28th   vs SEA
Thu, Aug 4th   @ CLE
Thu, Aug 25th   vs MIN