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Who Should I Trade?

Zack Greinke for Ian Anderson (2021)


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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Ian Anderson
SP - ATL
Ian Anderson
Zack Greinke
SP - HOU
Zack Greinke
Expert
Recommendation
59%
Recommended by
10 of 17 experts
41%
Recommended by
7 of 17 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 27# 31
VBR# 182# 128
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts9888
Wins79
Saves00
ERA3.773.91
WHIP1.311.19
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 28# 34
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 25# 38
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 20# 64
   
Jorge B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames
# 28# 32
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 52# 62
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 30# 48
   
Chris Mitchell
FantasyData
# 28# 33
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 23# 56
   
John Albright
Fantasy Six Pack
# 3
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 29# 34
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 45# 22
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 30# 23
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 30# 27
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 47# 28
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 30# 29
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 46# 33
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 39# 34
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Ian Anderson
SP - ATL
Ian Anderson
Zack Greinke
SP - HOU
Zack Greinke
2021 Stats 
   
   
Games Played1415
   
Games Started1415
   
Innings Pitched76.191.1
   
Wins57
   
Losses32
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed6285
   
Earned Runs2838
   
Home Runs Allowed612
   
Strikeouts7966
   
Walks2819
   
ERA3.333.74
   
WHIP1.191.14
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Ian Anderson
SP - ATL
Ian Anderson
Zack Greinke
SP - HOU
Zack Greinke
2021 Projections 
   
   
Games Played1618
   
Games Started1817
   
Innings Pitched89.8107.8
   
Wins79
   
Losses44
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds00
   
Hits Allowed77103
   
Earned Runs3847
   
Home Runs Allowed1016
   
Strikeouts9888
   
Walks3823
   
ERA3.773.91
   
WHIP1.311.19
   
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Ian Anderson
SP - ATL
Ian Anderson
Zack Greinke
SP - HOU
Zack Greinke
News 
 Ian Anderson pitched 5 1/3 innings in the second game of a twin bill against the Mets Monday, allowing three hits and one walk while striking out five batters. The Braves won 1-0 and with the win, his record is 5-3 on the year. He threw 85 pitches, 50 for strikes. He carries a 3.33 ERA.
Steve Painter
Mon, Jun 21st
Astros starter Zack Greinke allowed three runs over 5.2 innings of work against the Rangers on Wednesday. He also allowed four hits and two walks while striking out four batters. The veteran hurler was still able to earn the win as the offense had his back. Ultimately, Houston defeated Texas, 8-4.
Andersen Pickard
Thu, Jun 17th
 Ian Anderson pitched four innings against the Red Sox Wednesday, allowing seven hits, four runs (all earned), and one walk while striking out five batters. He was not a factor in the decision. He threw 87 pitches, 57 for strikes. Anderson carries a 3.58 ERA.
Steve Painter
Thu, Jun 17th
Zack Greinke's run of dominant outings came to an end on Thursday as he allowed four runs and seven hits over three innings against the Red Sox. He walked one batter and struck out two.
Andersen Pickard
Fri, Jun 11th
 Ian Anderson pitched seven innings against the Phillies Thursday, allowing four hits, and one walk while striking out four batters. He gets a no-decision with this one but he did earn a quality start. He threw 98 pitches, 66 for strikes. Anderson carries a 3.26 ERA.
Steve Painter
Thu, Jun 10th
At the age of 37, Astros starter Zack Greinke still appears to be unstoppable. He went the full nine innings against the Blue Jays on Friday, allowing just one run (a solo homer) and six hits. He also walked one batter while issuing three strikeouts. The southpaw threw just 102 pitches in the effort, including 75 strikes.
Andersen Pickard
Sat, Jun 5th
 Ian Anderson pitched 4 1/3 innings against the Dodgers Friday, allowing one hit, four runs (all earned), and three walks while striking out six. He was tagged with the loss and is now 4-3 on the year. He threw 98 pitches, 57 for strikes. Anderson carries a 3.64 ERA.
Steve Painter
Sat, Jun 5th
Astros starter Zack Greinke allowed just one run over eight innings of work against the Padres on Sunday. He tallied six hits allowed, one walk, and four strikeouts en route to the victory.
Andersen Pickard
Sun, May 30th
 Ian Anderson pitched four innings against the Mets Saturday, allowing seven hits, four runs (all earned), and one walk while striking out six batters. He was tagged with the loss and is now 4-2 on the year. He threw 87 pitches, 55 for strikes. He carries a 3.27 ERA into his next outing.
Steve Painter
Sat, May 29th
Astros starter Zack Greinke had a tough outing on Tuesday as he allowed three runs over six innings against the Dodgers. This came on three hits and three walks. The veteran southpaw also struck out five Los Angeles batters.
Andersen Pickard
Wed, May 26th
Notes 
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Ian Anderson
SP - ATL
Ian Anderson
Zack Greinke
SP - HOU
Zack Greinke
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 1st@ PHI@ OAK
Fri, Apr 2nd   @ OAK
Sat, Apr 3rd@ PHI@ OAK
Sun, Apr 4th@ PHI@ OAK
Mon, Apr 5th   @ LAA
Tue, Apr 6th@ WSH@ LAA
Thu, Apr 8th   vs OAK
Fri, Apr 9thvs PHIvs OAK
Sat, Apr 10thvs PHIvs OAK
Mon, Apr 12thvs MIAvs DET
Tue, Apr 13thvs MIAvs DET
Wed, Apr 14thvs MIAvs DET
Fri, Apr 16th@ CHC@ SEA
Sat, Apr 17th@ CHC@ SEA
Sun, Apr 18th@ CHC@ SEA
Tue, Apr 20th@ NYY@ COL
Wed, Apr 21st@ NYY@ COL
Thu, Apr 22nd   vs LAA
Fri, Apr 23rdvs ARIvs LAA
Sat, Apr 24th   vs LAA
Sun, Apr 25thvs ARIvs LAA
Mon, Apr 26thvs CHCvs SEA
Tue, Apr 27thvs CHCvs SEA
Wed, Apr 28thvs CHCvs SEA
Thu, Apr 29thvs CHCvs SEA
Fri, Apr 30th@ TOR@ TB
Sat, May 1st@ TOR@ TB
Sun, May 2nd@ TOR@ TB
Tue, May 4th@ WSH@ NYY
Wed, May 5th@ WSH@ NYY
Thu, May 6th@ WSH@ NYY
Fri, May 7thvs PHIvs TOR
Sat, May 8thvs PHIvs TOR
Sun, May 9thvs PHIvs TOR
Mon, May 10th   vs LAA
Tue, May 11thvs TORvs LAA
Wed, May 12thvs TORvs LAA
Thu, May 13thvs TORvs TEX
Fri, May 14th@ MILvs TEX
Sat, May 15th@ MILvs TEX
Sun, May 16th@ MILvs TEX
Tue, May 18thvs NYM@ OAK
Wed, May 19thvs NYM@ OAK
Thu, May 20thvs PIT@ OAK
Fri, May 21stvs PIT@ TEX
Sat, May 22ndvs PIT@ TEX
Sun, May 23rdvs PIT@ TEX
Tue, May 25th@ BOSvs LAD
Wed, May 26th@ BOSvs LAD
Fri, May 28th   vs SD
Sat, May 29th@ NYMvs SD
Sun, May 30th   vs SD
Mon, May 31stvs WSHvs BOS
Tue, Jun 1stvs WSHvs BOS
Wed, Jun 2ndvs WSHvs BOS
Thu, Jun 3rdvs WSHvs BOS
Fri, Jun 4thvs LAD@ TOR
Sat, Jun 5thvs LAD@ TOR
Sun, Jun 6thvs LAD@ TOR
Tue, Jun 8th@ PHI@ BOS
Wed, Jun 9th@ PHI@ BOS
Thu, Jun 10th@ PHI@ BOS
Fri, Jun 11th@ MIA@ MIN
Sat, Jun 12th@ MIA@ MIN
Sun, Jun 13th@ MIA@ MIN
Tue, Jun 15thvs BOSvs TEX
Wed, Jun 16thvs BOSvs TEX
Thu, Jun 17thvs STLvs CWS
Fri, Jun 18thvs STLvs CWS
Sat, Jun 19th   vs CWS
Sun, Jun 20thvs STLvs CWS
Mon, Jun 21st@ NYM@ BAL
Tue, Jun 22nd@ NYM@ BAL
Wed, Jun 23rd@ NYM@ BAL
Thu, Jun 24th@ CIN@ DET
Fri, Jun 25th@ CIN@ DET
Sat, Jun 26th@ CIN@ DET
Sun, Jun 27th@ CIN@ DET
Mon, Jun 28th   vs BAL
Tue, Jun 29thvs NYMvs BAL
Wed, Jun 30thvs NYMvs BAL
Thu, Jul 1stvs NYM@ CLE
Fri, Jul 2ndvs MIA@ CLE
Sat, Jul 3rdvs MIA@ CLE
Sun, Jul 4thvs MIA@ CLE
Tue, Jul 6th@ PITvs OAK
Wed, Jul 7th@ PITvs OAK
Thu, Jul 8th   vs OAK
Fri, Jul 9th@ MIAvs NYY
Sat, Jul 10th@ MIAvs NYY
Sun, Jul 11th@ MIAvs NYY
Fri, Jul 16thvs TB@ CWS
Sat, Jul 17thvs TB@ CWS
Sun, Jul 18thvs TB@ CWS
Mon, Jul 19thvs SDvs CLE
Tue, Jul 20thvs SDvs CLE
Wed, Jul 21stvs SDvs CLE
Fri, Jul 23rd@ PHIvs TEX
Sat, Jul 24th@ PHIvs TEX
Sun, Jul 25th@ PHIvs TEX
Mon, Jul 26th@ NYM@ SEA
Tue, Jul 27th@ NYM@ SEA
Wed, Jul 28th@ NYM@ SEA
Fri, Jul 30thvs MIL@ SF
Sat, Jul 31stvs MIL@ SF
Sun, Aug 1stvs MIL@ SF
Tue, Aug 3rd@ STL@ LAD
Wed, Aug 4th@ STL@ LAD
Thu, Aug 5th@ STLvs MIN
Fri, Aug 6thvs WSHvs MIN
Sat, Aug 7thvs WSHvs MIN
Sun, Aug 8thvs WSHvs MIN
Tue, Aug 10thvs CINvs COL
Wed, Aug 11thvs CINvs COL
Fri, Aug 13th@ WSH@ LAA
Sat, Aug 14th@ WSH@ LAA
Sun, Aug 15th@ WSH@ LAA
Mon, Aug 16th@ MIA@ KC
Tue, Aug 17th@ MIA@ KC
Wed, Aug 18th@ MIA@ KC
Thu, Aug 19th   @ KC
Fri, Aug 20th@ BALvs SEA
Sat, Aug 21st@ BALvs SEA
Sun, Aug 22nd@ BALvs SEA
Mon, Aug 23rdvs NYYvs KC
Tue, Aug 24thvs NYYvs KC
Wed, Aug 25th   vs KC
Fri, Aug 27thvs SF@ TEX
Sat, Aug 28thvs SF@ TEX
Sun, Aug 29thvs SF@ TEX
Mon, Aug 30th@ LAD@ SEA
Tue, Aug 31st@ LAD@ SEA
Wed, Sep 1st@ LAD@ SEA
Fri, Sep 3rd@ COL@ SD
Sat, Sep 4th@ COL@ SD
Sun, Sep 5th@ COL@ SD
Mon, Sep 6th   vs SEA
Tue, Sep 7thvs WSHvs SEA
Wed, Sep 8thvs WSHvs SEA
Fri, Sep 10thvs MIAvs LAA
Sat, Sep 11thvs MIAvs LAA
Sun, Sep 12thvs MIAvs LAA
Mon, Sep 13th   @ TEX
Tue, Sep 14thvs COL@ TEX
Wed, Sep 15thvs COL@ TEX
Thu, Sep 16thvs COL@ TEX
Fri, Sep 17th@ SFvs ARI
Sat, Sep 18th@ SFvs ARI
Sun, Sep 19th@ SFvs ARI
Mon, Sep 20th@ ARI@ LAA
Tue, Sep 21st@ ARI@ LAA
Wed, Sep 22nd@ ARI@ LAA
Thu, Sep 23rd@ ARI@ LAA
Fri, Sep 24th@ SD@ OAK
Sat, Sep 25th@ SD@ OAK
Sun, Sep 26th@ SD@ OAK
Tue, Sep 28thvs PHIvs TB
Wed, Sep 29thvs PHIvs TB
Thu, Sep 30thvs PHIvs TB
Fri, Oct 1stvs NYMvs OAK
Sat, Oct 2ndvs NYMvs OAK
Sun, Oct 3rdvs NYMvs OAK
Wed, Apr 7th@ WSH   
Sun, Apr 11thvs PHI   
Thu, Apr 15thvs MIA   
Mon, May 17thvs NYM   
Mon, Jul 5th@ PIT   
Thu, Jul 22nd@ PHI   
Thu, Jul 29th@ NYM   
Thu, Aug 12thvs CIN   
Thu, Sep 2nd@ COL   
Thu, Sep 9thvs WSH