Skip to main content

Who Should I Trade?

Shane Baz for Mark Melancon (2022)

See if your team wins or loses with this trade View Trade Analyzer

Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
Experts' Pick
  Shane Baz
Shane Baz
Mark Melancon
Mark Melancon
Recommended by
10 of 13 experts
Recommended by
3 of 13 experts
Rest of Season# 66# 81
VBR# 290# 361
Injury Alert--
Expert Ranks 
Mike Maher
# 67# 70
Pierre Camus
# 44# 145
Andrew Seifter
# 46# 118
Mick Ciallela
# 54# 84
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 69# 79
Nate Miller
Fantasy Six Pack
# 55# 125
Brad Camara
# 75# 77
Scott Youngson
Pitcher List
# 89# 189
Travis Argo
Fantasy Six Pack
# 59# 62
Kelly Kirby
# 76# 84
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 70# 67
Bart Wheeler
Hail to Fantasy Football
# 106# 74
Joe Pisapia
# 76
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Shane Baz
Shane Baz
Mark Melancon
Mark Melancon
2022 Stats 
Games Played327
Games Started30
Innings Pitched13.123.2
Blown Saves02
Hits Allowed933
Earned Runs616
Home Runs Allowed22
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Shane Baz
Shane Baz
Mark Melancon
Mark Melancon
2022 Projections 
Games Played1033
Games Started100
Innings Pitched51.533.5
Blown Saves01
Hits Allowed4535
Earned Runs2315
Home Runs Allowed73
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Shane Baz
Shane Baz
Mark Melancon
Mark Melancon
 Rays starter Shane Baz allowed one run, four hits, and two walks over 4 2/3 innings of work against the Yankees on Wednesday evening. He also struck out six batters but didn't factor into the final decision. Tampa Bay ultimately fell to New York by a score of 5-4.
Andersen Pickard
Thu, Jun 23rd
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
 Rays starter Shane Baz was dominant against the Orioles on Friday, allowing two hits, zero walks, and zero runs over six innings of work. He also struck out seven batters but finished with the no-decision. Tampa Bay ultimately fell to Baltimore by a score of 1-0, extending its losing streak to four games.
Andersen Pickard
Sat, Jun 18th
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
 Rays starter Shane Baz, who was activated from the 60-day IL on Saturday after recovering from right elbow surgery, allowed five runs against the Twins in his 2022 debut. He surrendered three hits and three walks while striking out two batters over 2 1/3 innings. The 22-year-old was hit with the loss as Tampa Bay ultimately fell to Minnesota by a score of 6-5.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, Jun 12th
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
 The Rays reinstated Shane Baz from the 60-day IL on Saturday and he will start against the Twins.
Dan Harris
Sat, Jun 11th
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
 Tampa Bay Rays SP Shane Baz is set to join the rotation this weekend during a series with the Twins, manager Kevin Cash confirmed on Tuesday. It is still to be determined which day he will make his 2022 debut.
Jesse Garcia
Tue, Jun 7th
Arizona Diamondbacks RP Mark Melancon pitched the 10th inning on Tuesday, striking out one, and allowing two hits for zero earned runs in the Diamondbacks' 8-7 win over the Braves.
Josh Thiessen
Wed, Jun 1st
There are no recent notes for these players
Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Shane Baz
Shane Baz
Mark Melancon
Mark Melancon
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Fri, Apr 8thvs BALJohn Means (0-0)vs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#29
Sat, Apr 9thvs BALJordan Lyles (4-6)#326vs SDJoe Musgrove (8-1)#8
Sun, Apr 10thvs BALTyler Wells (5-4)#88vs SDNabil Crismatt
Mon, Apr 11thvs OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#12   
Tue, Apr 12thvs OAKAdam Oller (0-3)#303vs HOULuis Garcia (5-5)#40
Wed, Apr 13thvs OAKFrankie Montas (3-7)#14vs HOUFramber Valdez (7-3)#25
Thu, Apr 14thvs OAKCole Irvin (2-4)#104   
Fri, Apr 15th@ CWSDylan Cease (5-3)#22@ NYMChris Bassitt (5-5)#31
Sat, Apr 16th@ CWSMichael Kopech (2-3)#33@ NYMCarlos Carrasco (8-3)#47
Sun, Apr 17th@ CWSVince Velasquez (3-3)#227@ NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#148
Mon, Apr 18th@ CHCKyle Hendricks (2-6)#129   
Tue, Apr 19th@ CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#164@ WSHJoan Adon (1-11)#383
Wed, Apr 20th@ CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#61@ WSHErick Fedde (5-5)#209
Fri, Apr 22ndvs BOSMichael Wacha (6-1)#123vs NYMDavid Peterson (4-1)#148
Sat, Apr 23rdvs BOSGarrett Whitlock (2-1)#58vs NYMTrevor Williams (1-4)#173
Sun, Apr 24thvs BOSRich Hill (3-4)#145vs NYMTylor Megill (4-2)#102
Tue, Apr 26thvs SEALogan Gilbert (7-3)#34vs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#18
Wed, Apr 27thvs SEAMarco Gonzales (4-7)#100vs LADJulio Urias (4-6)#15
Thu, Apr 28thvs SEAChris Flexen (2-8)#110@ STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#92
Fri, Apr 29thvs MINDylan Bundy (4-3)#169@ STLAdam Wainwright (5-5)#37
Sat, Apr 30thvs MINChris Archer (1-3)#137@ STLMiles Mikolas (5-5)#52
Sun, May 1stvs MINJosh Winder (2-2)#163@ STLJordan Hicks (1-4)#182
Mon, May 2nd@ OAKDaulton Jefferies (1-7)@ MIAPablo Lopez (5-3)#19
Tue, May 3rd@ OAKPaul Blackburn (6-3)#12@ MIATrevor Rogers (3-6)#74
Wed, May 4th@ OAKFrankie Montas (3-7)#14@ MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#156
Thu, May 5th@ SEARobbie Ray (6-6)#23   
Fri, May 6th@ SEALogan Gilbert (7-3)#34vs COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#275
Sat, May 7th@ SEAMarco Gonzales (4-7)#100vs COLKyle Freeland (3-5)#247
Sun, May 8th@ SEAGeorge Kirby (2-2)#69vs COLGerman Marquez (3-5)#105
Mon, May 9th@ LAANoah Syndergaard (4-6)#80vs MIAElieser Hernandez (2-5)#156
Tue, May 10th@ LAAReid Detmers (2-3)#96vs MIAJesus Luzardo (2-3)#126
Wed, May 11th@ LAAShohei Ohtani (6-4)#41vs MIASandy Alcantara (7-2)#2
Fri, May 13thvs TORKevin Gausman (5-6)#10vs CHCDrew Smyly (2-5)#142
Sat, May 14thvs TORHyun Jin Ryu (2-0)vs CHCKyle Hendricks (2-6)#129
Sun, May 15thvs TORAlek Manoah (8-2)#16vs CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#164
Mon, May 16thvs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#131@ LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#18
Tue, May 17thvs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#217@ LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#72
Wed, May 18thvs DETEduardo Rodriguez (1-3)#38@ LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#133
Fri, May 20th@ BALTyler Wells (5-4)#88@ CHCKyle Hendricks (2-6)#129
Sat, May 21st@ BALKyle Bradish (1-4)#256@ CHCJustin Steele (2-5)#164
Sun, May 22nd@ BALSpenser Watkins (0-1)#378@ CHCWade Miley (1-0)#170
Tue, May 24thvs MIAPablo Lopez (5-3)#19vs KCJonathan Heasley (1-3)#218
Wed, May 25thvs MIACody Poteet (0-1)#213   
Thu, May 26thvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (6-3)#54vs LADMitch White (1-1)#179
Fri, May 27thvs NYYJameson Taillon (8-1)#39vs LADRyan Pepiot (0-0)#305
Sat, May 28thvs NYYGerrit Cole (6-1)#1vs LADTony Gonsolin (9-0)#18
Sun, May 29thvs NYYLuis Severino (4-1)#35vs LADTyler Anderson (8-0)#72
Mon, May 30th@ TEXGlenn Otto (4-2)#140vs ATLSpencer Strider (3-2)#114
Tue, May 31st@ TEXMartin Perez (5-2)#86vs ATLCharlie Morton (4-3)#66
Wed, Jun 1st@ TEXJon Gray (3-3)#79vs ATLKyle Wright (8-4)#43
Thu, Jun 2nd@ TEXTaylor Hearn (4-5)#238   
Fri, Jun 3rdvs CWSDavis Martin (1-2)#299@ PITJT Brubaker (1-7)#112
Sat, Jun 4thvs CWSDylan Cease (5-3)#22@ PITRoansy Contreras (2-1)#153
Sun, Jun 5thvs CWSLucas Giolito (4-4)#24@ PITZach Thompson (3-5)#157
Tue, Jun 7thvs STLDakota Hudson (5-4)#92@ CINGraham Ashcraft (3-1)#198
Wed, Jun 8thvs STLPacky Naughton (0-2)#266@ CINMike Minor (1-3)#93
Thu, Jun 9thvs STLMiles Mikolas (5-5)#52@ CINTyler Mahle (2-6)#46
Fri, Jun 10th@ MINDevin Smeltzer (4-1)#152@ PHIKyle Gibson (4-3)#99
Sat, Jun 11th@ MINChi Chi Gonzalez (0-1)#347@ PHIZack Wheeler (6-4)#11
Sun, Jun 12th@ MINCole Sands (0-3)#306@ PHIRanger Suarez (6-4)#81
Tue, Jun 14th@ NYYGerrit Cole (6-1)#1vs CINTyler Mahle (2-6)#46
Wed, Jun 15th@ NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (6-3)#54vs CINLuis Castillo (2-4)#44
Thu, Jun 16th@ NYYClarke Schmidt (4-2)#231   
Fri, Jun 17th@ BALDean Kremer (2-1)#254vs MINDevin Smeltzer (4-1)#152
Sat, Jun 18th@ BALKyle Bradish (1-4)#256vs MINDylan Bundy (4-3)#169
Sun, Jun 19th@ BALAustin Vothvs MINChris Archer (1-3)#137
Mon, Jun 20thvs NYYGerrit Cole (6-1)#1@ SDYu Darvish (7-3)#28
Tue, Jun 21stvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (6-3)#54@ SDSean Manaea (3-3)#29
Wed, Jun 22ndvs NYYJordan Montgomery (3-1)#30@ SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#59
Fri, Jun 24thvs PITMitch Keller (2-5)#204vs DETRony Garcia (1-2)#240
Sat, Jun 25thvs PITJT Brubaker (1-7)#112vs DETAlex Faedo (1-4)#131
Sun, Jun 26thvs PITRoansy Contreras (2-1)#153vs DETBeau Brieske (1-6)#217
Tue, Jun 28thvs MILEric Lauer (6-3)#87vs SDSean Manaea (3-3)#29
Wed, Jun 29thvs MILJason Alexander (2-0)#298vs SDMike Clevinger (1-0)#59
Thu, Jun 30th@ TORYusei Kikuchi (2-3)#89   
Fri, Jul 1st@ TORJose Berrios (5-3)#45@ COLAntonio Senzatela (3-3)#233
Sat, Jul 2nd@ TORKevin Gausman (5-6)#10@ COLRyan Feltner (1-2)#375
Sun, Jul 3rd@ TORRoss Stripling (4-2)#127@ COLChad Kuhl (4-5)#275
Mon, Jul 4th@ BOSvs SF
Tue, Jul 5th@ BOSvs SF
Wed, Jul 6th@ BOSvs SF
Fri, Jul 8th@ CINvs COL
Sat, Jul 9th@ CINvs COL
Sun, Jul 10th@ CINvs COL
Mon, Jul 11thvs BOS@ SF
Tue, Jul 12thvs BOS@ SF
Wed, Jul 13thvs BOS@ SF
Thu, Jul 14thvs BOS   
Fri, Jul 15thvs BAL@ SD
Sat, Jul 16thvs BAL@ SD
Sun, Jul 17thvs BAL@ SD
Fri, Jul 22nd@ KCvs WSH
Sat, Jul 23rd@ KCvs WSH
Sun, Jul 24th@ KCvs WSH
Mon, Jul 25th@ BALvs SF
Tue, Jul 26th@ BALvs SF
Wed, Jul 27th@ BALvs SF
Thu, Jul 28th@ BAL   
Fri, Jul 29thvs CLE@ ATL
Sat, Jul 30thvs CLE@ ATL
Sun, Jul 31stvs CLE@ ATL
Tue, Aug 2ndvs TOR@ CLE
Wed, Aug 3rdvs TOR@ CLE
Thu, Aug 4th@ DET   
Fri, Aug 5th@ DETvs COL
Sat, Aug 6th@ DETvs COL
Sun, Aug 7th@ DETvs COL
Tue, Aug 9th@ MILvs PIT
Wed, Aug 10th@ MILvs PIT
Fri, Aug 12thvs BAL@ COL
Sat, Aug 13thvs BAL@ COL
Sun, Aug 14thvs BAL@ COL
Mon, Aug 15th@ NYY@ SF
Tue, Aug 16th@ NYY@ SF
Wed, Aug 17th@ NYY@ SF
Thu, Aug 18thvs KC@ SF
Fri, Aug 19thvs KCvs STL
Sat, Aug 20thvs KCvs STL
Sun, Aug 21stvs KCvs STL
Mon, Aug 22ndvs LAA   
Tue, Aug 23rdvs LAA@ KC
Wed, Aug 24thvs LAA@ KC
Thu, Aug 25thvs LAA   
Fri, Aug 26th@ BOS@ CWS
Sat, Aug 27th@ BOS@ CWS
Sun, Aug 28th@ BOS@ CWS
Tue, Aug 30th@ MIAvs PHI
Wed, Aug 31st@ MIAvs PHI
Fri, Sep 2ndvs NYYvs MIL
Sat, Sep 3rdvs NYYvs MIL
Sun, Sep 4thvs NYYvs MIL
Mon, Sep 5thvs BOS@ SD
Tue, Sep 6thvs BOS@ SD
Wed, Sep 7thvs BOS@ SD
Fri, Sep 9th@ NYY@ COL
Sat, Sep 10th@ NYY@ COL
Sun, Sep 11th@ NYY@ COL
Mon, Sep 12th@ TORvs LAD
Tue, Sep 13th@ TORvs LAD
Wed, Sep 14th@ TORvs LAD
Thu, Sep 15th@ TORvs SD
Fri, Sep 16thvs TEXvs SD
Sat, Sep 17thvs TEXvs SD
Sun, Sep 18thvs TEXvs SD
Mon, Sep 19thvs HOU@ LAD
Tue, Sep 20thvs HOU@ LAD
Wed, Sep 21stvs HOU@ LAD
Thu, Sep 22ndvs TOR@ LAD
Fri, Sep 23rdvs TORvs SF
Sat, Sep 24thvs TORvs SF
Sun, Sep 25thvs TORvs SF
Tue, Sep 27th@ CLE@ HOU
Wed, Sep 28th@ CLE@ HOU
Thu, Sep 29th@ CLE   
Fri, Sep 30th@ HOU@ SF
Sat, Oct 1st@ HOU@ SF
Sun, Oct 2nd@ HOU@ SF
Mon, Oct 3rd@ BOS@ MIL
Tue, Oct 4th@ BOS@ MIL
Wed, Oct 5th@ BOS@ MIL
Thu, Apr 7th   vs SDYu Darvish (7-3)#28
Thu, Apr 21st   @ WSHJosh Rogers (2-2)#376
Mon, Apr 25th   vs LADWalker Buehler (6-3)#133
Thu, May 19th   @ CHCMarcus Stroman (2-5)#61
Mon, May 23rd   vs KCZack Greinke (0-4)#122
Mon, Jun 6th   @ CINHunter Greene (3-8)#107
Mon, Jun 13th   vs CINMike Minor (1-3)#93
Thu, Jul 7th   vs COL
Mon, Aug 1st   @ CLE
Mon, Aug 8th   vs PIT
Thu, Aug 11th   vs PIT
Mon, Aug 29th   vs PHI
Thu, Sep 1st   vs MIL