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Who Should I Trade?

Yordan Alvarez for Whit Merrifield (2021)


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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Yordan Alvarez
LF,DH - HOU
Yordan Alvarez
Expert
Recommendation
76%
Recommended by
13 of 17 experts
24%
Recommended by
4 of 17 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 15# 17
VBR
   
Projections 
   
Runs00
Home Runs00
RBI00
Stolen Bases00
Batting Average.000.000
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 15# 22
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 27# 38
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 13# 18
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 13# 20
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 12# 22
   
Jorge B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames
# 27# 38
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 15# 20
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 23# 35
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 18# 59
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 14# 29
   
Chris Mitchell
FantasyData
# 17# 27
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 18# 27
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 18# 22
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 39# 10
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 48# 16
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 22# 21
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 37# 25
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Yordan Alvarez
LF,DH - HOU
Yordan Alvarez
2021 Stats 
   
   
At Bats664537
   
Runs9792
   
Hits183149
   
Singles12880
   
Doubles4235
   
Triples31
   
Home Runs1033
   
RBI74104
   
Stolen Bases401
   
Caught Stealing40
   
Walks4050
   
Strikeouts103145
   
Batting Average.276.278
   
On Base Pct.315.346
   
Slugging Pct.393.531
   
On-base Plus Slugging.708.877
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Yordan Alvarez
LF,DH - HOU
Yordan Alvarez
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats00
   
Runs00
   
Hits00
   
Singles00
   
Doubles00
   
Triples00
   
Home Runs00
   
RBI00
   
Stolen Bases00
   
Caught Stealing00
   
Walks00
   
Strikeouts00
   
Batting Average.000.000
   
On Base Pct.000.000
   
Slugging Pct.000.000
   
On-base Plus Slugging.000.000
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Yordan Alvarez
LF,DH - HOU
Yordan Alvarez
News 
 Whit Merrifield went 3-for-4 with a walk and a RBI single during Friday's 11-6 win over the Twins.
Andy Zimmerman
Sat, Oct 2nd
Slugger Yordan Alvarez was the first of four Astros to hit a home run against the Athletics on Saturday. He finished the day 1-for-4 with the three-run blast but also struck out once. Houston ultimately defeated Oakland by a score of 10-4.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, Oct 3rd
 Whit Merrifield went 0-for-2 with two RBI during Friday's 3-1 win over the Tigers.
Andy Zimmerman
Sat, Sep 25th
Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez went 1-for-4 with a single against the Rays on Tuesday. He also struck out twice in the effort. Houston ultimately defeated Tampa Bay by a score of 4-3.
Andersen Pickard
Wed, Sep 29th
 Whit Merrifield went 2-for-3 with a walk during Tuesday's 4-1 loss in Cleveland.
Andy Zimmerman
Wed, Sep 22nd
Astros outfielder Yordan Alvarez went 3-for-4 with a single, double, and two-run homer against the Angels on Wednesday evening. He scored twice and totaled three RBI along the way. Houston ultimately defeated Los Angeles by a score of 9-5 in 12 innings.
Andersen Pickard
Thu, Sep 23rd
 Whit Merrifield went 3-for-5 with a RBI during Tuesday's 10-7 win over the Athletics.
Andy Zimmerman
Wed, Sep 15th
Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez finished 1-for-5 with a two-run homer against the Diamondbacks on Saturday. He also stranded four runners on base in the effort. Houston ultimately fell to Arizona by a score of 6-4 in 10 innings.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, Sep 19th
 Whit Merrifield went 3-for-5 with a double and three runs scored during Wednesday's 9-8 loss in Baltimore.
Andy Zimmerman
Thu, Sep 9th
Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez went 2-for-5 with a solo homer and two-run homer against the Rangers on Monday. He also walked once and scored four times in the effort. Houston ultimately defeated Texas by a score of 15-1.
Andersen Pickard
Tue, Sep 14th
Notes 
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Whit Merrifield
2B,CF,RF - KC
Whit Merrifield
Yordan Alvarez
LF,DH - HOU
Yordan Alvarez
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 1stvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)@ OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)
Fri, Apr 2nd   @ OAKJesus Luzardo (6-9)
Sat, Apr 3rdvs TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)@ OAKCole Irvin (10-15)
Sun, Apr 4thvs TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Mon, Apr 5th@ CLELogan Allen (2-7)@ LAAJose Quintana (0-3)
Tue, Apr 6th   @ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)
Thu, Apr 8th@ CWSLance Lynn (11-6)vs OAKCole Irvin (10-15)
Fri, Apr 9th   vs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Sat, Apr 10th   vs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)
Mon, Apr 12thvs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)vs DETCasey Mize (7-9)
Tue, Apr 13thvs LAADylan Bundy (2-9)vs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)
Wed, Apr 14thvs LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)vs DETMichael Fulmer (5-6)
Fri, Apr 16th   @ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Sat, Apr 17thvs TORTommy Milone (1-0)@ SEAChris Flexen (14-6)
Sun, Apr 18thvs TORRobbie Ray (13-7)@ SEANick Margevicius (0-2)
Tue, Apr 20thvs TBRich Hill (7-8)@ COLJon Gray (8-12)#13
Wed, Apr 21stvs TBMichael Wacha (3-5)@ COLAustin Gomber (9-9)
Thu, Apr 22nd   vs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)
Fri, Apr 23rd@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)
Sat, Apr 24th@ DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)vs LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)
Sun, Apr 25th@ DETMichael Fulmer (5-6)vs LAADylan Bundy (2-9)
Mon, Apr 26th@ DETSpencer Turnbull (4-2)vs SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)
Tue, Apr 27th@ PITTyler Anderson (7-11)vs SEAMarco Gonzales (10-6)
Wed, Apr 28th@ PITMitch Keller (5-11)vs SEAJustin Dunn (1-3)
Thu, Apr 29th   vs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Fri, Apr 30th@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)@ TBRyan Yarbrough (9-7)
Sat, May 1st@ MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)@ TBJosh Fleming (10-8)
Sun, May 2nd@ MINJose Berrios (12-9)@ TBRich Hill (7-8)
Tue, May 4thvs CLEPhil Maton@ NYYDomingo German (4-5)
Wed, May 5thvs CLEShane Bieber (7-4)@ NYYJordan Montgomery (6-7)
Thu, May 6thvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)@ NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)
Fri, May 7thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)vs TORRoss Stripling (5-7)
Sat, May 8thvs CWSLance Lynn (11-6)vs TORSteven Matz (14-7)
Sun, May 9thvs CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)vs TORNate Pearson (1-1)
Mon, May 10th   vs LAAJunior Guerra
Tue, May 11th@ DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)vs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)
Wed, May 12th@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)
Thu, May 13th@ DETSpencer Turnbull (4-2)vs TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)
Fri, May 14th@ CWSMichael Kopech (4-3)vs TEXWes Benjamin
Sat, May 15th@ CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)vs TEXDane Dunning (5-10)
Sun, May 16th@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)vs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)
Tue, May 18thvs MILBrandon Woodruff (9-10)@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Wed, May 19thvs MILCorbin Burnes (11-4)@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)
Thu, May 20th   @ OAKCole Irvin (10-15)
Fri, May 21stvs DETJose Urena (4-8)@ TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)
Sat, May 22ndvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)
Sun, May 23rdvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)@ TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)
Tue, May 25th@ TBRich Hill (7-8)vs LADClayton Kershaw (10-8)
Wed, May 26th@ TBTyler Glasnow (5-2)vs LADTrevor Bauer (8-5)
Fri, May 28th@ MINRandy Dobnak (1-7)vs SDDinelson Lamet (2-4)
Sat, May 29th@ MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)vs SDYu Darvish (8-11)
Sun, May 30th@ MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)vs SDBlake Snell (7-6)
Mon, May 31stvs PITChad Kuhl (5-7)vs BOSEduardo Rodriguez (13-8)
Tue, Jun 1stvs PITWil Crowe (4-8)vs BOSGarrett Richards (7-8)
Wed, Jun 2nd   vs BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)
Thu, Jun 3rdvs MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)vs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)
Fri, Jun 4thvs MINMatt Shoemaker (3-8)@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (14-10)
Sat, Jun 5thvs MINJose Berrios (12-9)@ TORRoss Stripling (5-7)
Sun, Jun 6thvs MINBailey Ober (3-3)@ TORSteven Matz (14-7)
Tue, Jun 8th@ LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)
Wed, Jun 9th@ LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)
Thu, Jun 10th@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)@ BOSEduardo Rodriguez (13-8)
Fri, Jun 11th@ OAKCole Irvin (10-15)@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Sat, Jun 12th@ OAKJames Kaprielian (8-5)@ MINJose Berrios (12-9)
Sun, Jun 13th@ OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)
Tue, Jun 15thvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)
Wed, Jun 16thvs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)vs TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)
Thu, Jun 17th   vs CWSDylan Cease (13-7)
Fri, Jun 18thvs BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)vs CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)
Sat, Jun 19thvs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)vs CWSLance Lynn (11-6)
Sun, Jun 20thvs BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)vs CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)
Mon, Jun 21st   @ BALKeegan Akin (2-10)
Tue, Jun 22nd@ NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)
Wed, Jun 23rd@ NYYMichael King (2-4)@ BALThomas Eshelman (0-3)
Thu, Jun 24th@ NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)@ DETJose Urena (4-8)
Sat, Jun 26th@ TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)@ DETWily Peralta (4-5)
Sun, Jun 27th@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)
Mon, Jun 28th@ BOSGarrett Richards (7-8)vs BALThomas Eshelman (0-3)
Tue, Jun 29th@ BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)vs BALTravis Lakins Sr. (1-4)
Wed, Jun 30th@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)vs BALMatt Harvey (6-14)
Thu, Jul 1st@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)@ CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)
Fri, Jul 2ndvs MINJ.A. Happ (10-8)@ CLESam Hentges (1-4)
Sat, Jul 3rdvs MINGriffin Jax (4-5)@ CLEEli Morgan (5-7)
Sun, Jul 4thvs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)
Tue, Jul 6thvs CINLuis Castillo (8-16)vs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)
Wed, Jul 7thvs CINSonny Gray (7-9)vs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Thu, Jul 8th@ CLEZach Plesac (10-6)vs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)
Fri, Jul 9th@ CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)vs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-3)
Sat, Jul 10th@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)vs NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)
Sun, Jul 11th   vs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)
Fri, Jul 16thvs BALKeegan Akin (2-10)@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)
Sat, Jul 17thvs BALJorge Lopez (3-14)@ CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)
Sun, Jul 18thvs BALMatt Harvey (6-14)@ CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)
Mon, Jul 19th   vs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)
Tue, Jul 20th@ MILBrett Anderson (4-9)vs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)
Wed, Jul 21st@ MILEric Lauer (7-5)vs CLEEli Morgan (5-7)
Fri, Jul 23rdvs DETWily Peralta (4-5)vs TEXKolby Allard (3-12)
Sat, Jul 24thvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)vs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)
Sun, Jul 25thvs DETTarik Skubal (8-12)vs TEXTaylor Hearn (6-6)
Mon, Jul 26thvs CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)@ SEADarren McCaughan (0-0)
Tue, Jul 27thvs CWSDylan Cease (13-7)@ SEAChris Flexen (14-6)
Wed, Jul 28thvs CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Fri, Jul 30th@ TORRoss Stripling (5-7)@ SFKevin Gausman (14-6)
Sat, Jul 31st@ TORAlek Manoah (9-2)@ SFAlex Wood (10-4)
Sun, Aug 1st@ TORJose Berrios (12-9)@ SFLogan Webb (11-3)
Tue, Aug 3rd@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)@ LADWalker Buehler (16-4)
Wed, Aug 4th@ CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)@ LADMax Scherzer (15-4)
Thu, Aug 5th@ CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)vs MINGriffin Jax (4-5)
Fri, Aug 6th@ STLAdam Wainwright (17-7)vs MINBailey Ober (3-3)
Sat, Aug 7th@ STLKwang Hyun Kim (7-7)vs MINMichael Pineda (9-8)
Sun, Aug 8th@ STLJon Lester (7-6)vs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)
Tue, Aug 10thvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-3)vs COLJon Gray (8-12)#13
Wed, Aug 11thvs NYYLucas Luetgevs COLAntonio Senzatela (4-9)#17
Fri, Aug 13thvs STLJack Flaherty (9-2)@ LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-6)
Sat, Aug 14thvs STLJon Lester (7-6)@ LAAJaime Barria (2-4)
Sun, Aug 15thvs STLJ.A. Happ (10-8)@ LAAReid Detmers (1-3)
Mon, Aug 16thvs HOUJake Odorizzi (6-7)@ KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)
Tue, Aug 17thvs HOUFramber Valdez (11-6)@ KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)
Wed, Aug 18thvs HOUZack Greinke (11-6)@ KCBrady Singer (5-10)
Thu, Aug 19thvs HOULuis Garcia (11-8)@ KCMike Minor (8-12)
Fri, Aug 20th@ CHCZach Davies (6-12)vs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Sat, Aug 21st@ CHCKeegan Thompson (3-3)vs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)
Sun, Aug 22nd@ CHCAlec Mills (6-7)vs SEATyler Anderson (7-11)
Mon, Aug 23rd@ HOUZack Greinke (11-6)vs KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)
Tue, Aug 24th@ HOULuis Garcia (11-8)vs KCBrady Singer (5-10)
Wed, Aug 25th@ HOULance McCullers Jr. (13-5)vs KCMike Minor (8-12)
Fri, Aug 27th@ SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-3)
Sat, Aug 28th@ SEATyler Anderson (7-11)@ TEXKolby Allard (3-12)
Sun, Aug 29th@ SEAMarco Gonzales (10-6)@ TEXTaylor Hearn (6-6)
Mon, Aug 30th   @ SEAChris Flexen (14-6)
Tue, Aug 31stvs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Wed, Sep 1stvs CLELogan Allen (2-7)@ SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)
Fri, Sep 3rdvs CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)@ SDJake Arrieta (5-14)
Sat, Sep 4thvs CWSReynaldo Lopez (4-4)@ SDJoe Musgrove (11-9)
Sun, Sep 5thvs CWSDylan Cease (13-7)@ SDChris Paddack (7-7)
Mon, Sep 6th@ BALZac Lowther (1-3)vs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)
Tue, Sep 7th@ BALAlexander Wells (2-3)vs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)
Wed, Sep 8th@ BALMatt Harvey (6-14)vs SEATyler Anderson (7-11)
Fri, Sep 10th@ MINGriffin Jax (4-5)vs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)
Sat, Sep 11th@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)vs LAAJose Suarez (8-8)
Sun, Sep 12th@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)vs LAAJaime Barria (2-4)
Mon, Sep 13th   @ TEXSpencer Howard (0-5)
Tue, Sep 14thvs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)
Wed, Sep 15thvs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)@ TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)
Thu, Sep 16thvs OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-3)
Fri, Sep 17thvs SEAChris Flexen (14-6)vs ARIMadison Bumgarner (7-10)
Sat, Sep 18thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)vs ARIHumberto Castellanos (2-2)
Sun, Sep 19thvs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)vs ARIZac Gallen (3-10)
Mon, Sep 20th@ CLENick Wittgren@ LAAJaime Barria (2-4)
Tue, Sep 21st@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)@ LAAPacky Naughton (0-4)
Wed, Sep 22nd   @ LAAJanson Junk (0-1)
Thu, Sep 23rd   @ LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)
Fri, Sep 24th@ DETCasey Mize (7-9)@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)
Sat, Sep 25th@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Sun, Sep 26th@ DETWily Peralta (4-5)@ OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)
Tue, Sep 28thvs CLEAaron Civale (12-5)vs TBMichael Wacha (3-5)
Wed, Sep 29thvs CLEZach Plesac (10-6)vs TBDrew Rasmussen (4-1)
Thu, Sep 30thvs CLEShane Bieber (7-4)vs TBCollin McHugh (6-1)
Fri, Oct 1stvs MINJohn Gant (5-11)vs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)
Sat, Oct 2ndvs MINGriffin Jax (4-5)vs OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)
Sun, Oct 3rdvs MINCharlie Barnes (0-3)vs OAKCole Irvin (10-15)
Wed, Apr 7th@ CLEShane Bieber (7-4)   
Sun, Apr 11th@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)   
Thu, Apr 15thvs TORAnthony Kay (1-2)   
Mon, Apr 19thvs TBJosh Fleming (10-8)   
Mon, May 3rdvs CLEAaron Civale (12-5)   
Thu, May 27th@ TBShane McClanahan (10-6)   
Mon, Jun 7th@ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)   
Mon, Jun 14thvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)   
Fri, Jun 25th@ TEXDane Dunning (5-10)   
Mon, Jul 5thvs CINVladimir Gutierrez (9-6)   
Thu, Jul 29thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)   
Mon, Aug 9thvs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)   
Thu, Aug 26th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Thu, Sep 2ndvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)   
Thu, Sep 9th@ BALJohn Means (6-9)   
Mon, Sep 27th@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)