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Who Should I Trade?

Zack Greinke for Lance McCullers Jr. (2021)

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Who Should I Trade? Player Summaries
Experts' Pick
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Zack Greinke
Zack Greinke
Recommended by
9 of 16 experts
Recommended by
7 of 16 experts
Rest of Season# 32# 33
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Expert Ranks 
Mike Maher
# 29# 35
Dan Harris
# 30# 33
Pierre Camus
# 61# 77
Mick Ciallela
# 25# 66
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 24# 54
Brendan Tuma
# 31# 59
Brad Camara
# 46# 49
Chris Clegg
# 29# 56
Joe Pisapia
# 30# 33
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 54# 21
Carmen Maiorano
# 67# 22
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 47# 23
Corbin Young
# 46# 28
Jorge B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames
# 35# 32
Chris Mitchell
# 47# 33
Chris Meaney
# 55# 34
Who Should I Trade? Player Statistics
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Zack Greinke
Zack Greinke
2021 Stats 
Games Played2830
Games Started2829
Innings Pitched162.0171.0
Blown Saves00
Hits Allowed122164
Earned Runs5779
Home Runs Allowed1330
Who Should I Trade? Player Projections
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Zack Greinke
Zack Greinke
2021 Projections 
Games Played0
Games Started0
Innings Pitched0.0
Blown Saves0
Hits Allowed0
Earned Runs0
Home Runs Allowed0
Who Should I Trade? Player Notes
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Zack Greinke
Zack Greinke
 Lance McCullers Jr. will not pitch in this year's world Series against Atlanta, he announced on Monday.
Ari Koslow
Mon, Oct 25th
Zack Greinke will leave the Astros in free agency, but he still hopes to continue pitching in 2022. Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY reports that the veteran pitcher hopes to sign with a team in the National League.
Andersen Pickard
Fri, Nov 5th
 Astros RHP Lance McCullers Jr. (forearm) was left off the team's ALCS roster.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Fri, Oct 15th
Zack Greinke will start Game 4 of ALCS against the Astros on Tuesday at Fenway Park.
Chris Schommer
Tue, Oct 19th
 There is great concern for Lance McCullers in the short term, and he’s most likely out for the ALCS against Boston, according to Jon Heyman.
Ari Koslow
Thu, Oct 14th
Houston Astros pitcher Zack Greinke (neck) is scheduled to make a rehab start with Triple-A Sugar Land on Thursday.
Brad Camara
Tue, Sep 28th
 Astros RHP Lance McCullers Jr. was removed from Tuesday's ALDS start against the White Sox due to forearm discomfort.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Oct 12th
Astros starter Zack Greinke allowed five runs over four innings of work against the Diamondbacks on Sunday. His final line included five hits, one walk, three strikeouts, one homer, and the no-decision. Houston ultimately defeated Arizona by a score of 7-6.
Andersen Pickard
Mon, Sep 20th
 Astros starting pitcher will start ALDS Game 4 on Tuesday against the White Sox.
Chris Schommer
Tue, Oct 12th
Astros veteran starter Zack Greinke had a horrendous outing on Tuesday as he allowed eight runs (seven earned) over five innings of work against the Rangers. His final line included five hits, three walks, four strikeouts, three homers, and the loss. Houston ultimately fell to Texas by a score of 8-1.
Andersen Pickard
Tue, Sep 14th
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Who Should I Trade? Player Schedules
  Lance McCullers Jr.
Lance McCullers Jr.
Zack Greinke
Zack Greinke
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Thu, Apr 1st@ OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)   
Fri, Apr 2nd@ OAKJesus Luzardo (6-9)   
Sat, Apr 3rd@ OAKCole Irvin (10-15)   
Sun, Apr 4th@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)   
Mon, Apr 5th@ LAAJose Quintana (0-3)   
Tue, Apr 6th@ LAADylan Bundy (2-9)   
Thu, Apr 8thvs OAKCole Irvin (10-15)   
Fri, Apr 9thvs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)   
Sat, Apr 10thvs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)   
Mon, Apr 12thvs DETCasey Mize (7-9)   
Tue, Apr 13thvs DETMatthew Boyd (3-8)   
Wed, Apr 14thvs DETMichael Fulmer (5-6)   
Fri, Apr 16th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Sat, Apr 17th@ SEAChris Flexen (14-6)   
Sun, Apr 18th@ SEANick Margevicius (0-2)   
Tue, Apr 20th@ COLJon Gray (8-12)   
Wed, Apr 21st@ COLAustin Gomber (9-9)   
Thu, Apr 22ndvs LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)   
Fri, Apr 23rdvs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)   
Sat, Apr 24thvs LAAGriffin Canning (5-4)   
Sun, Apr 25thvs LAADylan Bundy (2-9)   
Mon, Apr 26thvs SEAJustus Sheffield (7-8)   
Tue, Apr 27thvs SEAMarco Gonzales (10-6)   
Wed, Apr 28thvs SEAJustin Dunn (1-3)   
Thu, Apr 29thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Fri, Apr 30th@ TBRyan Yarbrough (9-7)   
Sat, May 1st@ TBJosh Fleming (10-8)   
Sun, May 2nd@ TBRich Hill (7-8)   
Tue, May 4th@ NYYDomingo German (4-5)   
Wed, May 5th@ NYYJordan Montgomery (6-7)   
Thu, May 6th@ NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)   
Fri, May 7thvs TORRoss Stripling (5-7)   
Sat, May 8thvs TORSteven Matz (14-7)   
Sun, May 9thvs TORNate Pearson (1-1)   
Mon, May 10thvs LAAJunior Guerra   
Tue, May 11thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)   
Wed, May 12thvs LAAAndrew Heaney (8-9)   
Thu, May 13thvs TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)   
Fri, May 14thvs TEXWes Benjamin   
Sat, May 15thvs TEXDane Dunning (5-10)   
Sun, May 16thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)   
Tue, May 18th@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)   
Wed, May 19th@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)   
Thu, May 20th@ OAKCole Irvin (10-15)   
Fri, May 21st@ TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)   
Sat, May 22nd@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)   
Sun, May 23rd@ TEXMike Foltynewicz (2-12)   
Tue, May 25thvs LADClayton Kershaw (10-8)   
Wed, May 26thvs LADTrevor Bauer (8-5)   
Fri, May 28thvs SDDinelson Lamet (2-4)   
Sat, May 29thvs SDYu Darvish (8-11)   
Sun, May 30thvs SDBlake Snell (7-6)   
Mon, May 31stvs BOSEduardo Rodriguez (13-8)   
Tue, Jun 1stvs BOSGarrett Richards (7-8)   
Wed, Jun 2ndvs BOSNick Pivetta (9-8)   
Thu, Jun 3rdvs BOSMartin Perez (7-8)   
Fri, Jun 4th@ TORHyun Jin Ryu (14-10)   
Sat, Jun 5th@ TORRoss Stripling (5-7)   
Sun, Jun 6th@ TORSteven Matz (14-7)   
Tue, Jun 8th@ BOSMartin Perez (7-8)   
Wed, Jun 9th@ BOSNathan Eovaldi (11-9)   
Thu, Jun 10th@ BOSEduardo Rodriguez (13-8)   
Fri, Jun 11th@ MINBailey Ober (3-3)   
Sat, Jun 12th@ MINJose Berrios (12-9)   
Sun, Jun 13th@ MINMichael Pineda (9-8)   
Tue, Jun 15thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)   
Wed, Jun 16thvs TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)   
Thu, Jun 17thvs CWSDylan Cease (13-7)   
Fri, Jun 18thvs CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)   
Sat, Jun 19thvs CWSLance Lynn (11-6)   
Sun, Jun 20thvs CWSDallas Keuchel (9-9)   
Mon, Jun 21st@ BALKeegan Akin (2-10)   
Tue, Jun 22nd@ BALJorge Lopez (3-14)   
Wed, Jun 23rd@ BALThomas Eshelman (0-3)   
Thu, Jun 24th@ DETJose Urena (4-8)   
Sat, Jun 26th@ DETWily Peralta (4-5)   
Sun, Jun 27th@ DETTarik Skubal (8-12)   
Mon, Jun 28thvs BALThomas Eshelman (0-3)   
Tue, Jun 29thvs BALTravis Lakins Sr. (1-4)   
Wed, Jun 30thvs BALMatt Harvey (6-14)   
Thu, Jul 1st@ CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)   
Fri, Jul 2nd@ CLESam Hentges (1-4)   
Sat, Jul 3rd@ CLEEli Morgan (5-7)   
Sun, Jul 4th@ CLECal Quantrill (8-3)   
Tue, Jul 6thvs OAKChris Bassitt (12-4)   
Wed, Jul 7thvs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)   
Thu, Jul 8thvs OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)   
Fri, Jul 9thvs NYYNestor Cortes Jr. (2-3)   
Sat, Jul 10thvs NYYGerrit Cole (16-8)   
Sun, Jul 11thvs NYYJameson Taillon (8-6)   
Fri, Jul 16th@ CWSDylan Cease (13-7)   
Sat, Jul 17th@ CWSLucas Giolito (11-9)   
Sun, Jul 18th@ CWSCarlos Rodon (13-5)   
Mon, Jul 19thvs CLEJ.C. Mejia (1-7)   
Tue, Jul 20thvs CLETriston McKenzie (5-9)   
Wed, Jul 21stvs CLEEli Morgan (5-7)   
Fri, Jul 23rdvs TEXKolby Allard (3-12)   
Sat, Jul 24thvs TEXKyle Gibson (10-9)   
Sun, Jul 25thvs TEXTaylor Hearn (6-6)   
Mon, Jul 26th@ SEADarren McCaughan (0-0)   
Tue, Jul 27th@ SEAChris Flexen (14-6)   
Wed, Jul 28th@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Fri, Jul 30th@ SFKevin Gausman (14-6)   
Sat, Jul 31st@ SFAlex Wood (10-4)   
Sun, Aug 1st@ SFLogan Webb (11-3)   
Tue, Aug 3rd@ LADWalker Buehler (16-4)   
Wed, Aug 4th@ LADMax Scherzer (15-4)   
Thu, Aug 5thvs MINGriffin Jax (4-5)   
Fri, Aug 6thvs MINBailey Ober (3-3)   
Sat, Aug 7thvs MINMichael Pineda (9-8)   
Sun, Aug 8thvs MINKenta Maeda (6-5)   
Tue, Aug 10thvs COLJon Gray (8-12)   
Wed, Aug 11thvs COLAntonio Senzatela (4-9)#7   
Fri, Aug 13th@ LAAPatrick Sandoval (3-6)   
Sat, Aug 14th@ LAAJaime Barria (2-4)   
Sun, Aug 15th@ LAAReid Detmers (1-3)   
Mon, Aug 16th@ KCCarlos Hernandez (6-2)   
Tue, Aug 17th@ KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)   
Wed, Aug 18th@ KCBrady Singer (5-10)   
Thu, Aug 19th@ KCMike Minor (8-12)   
Fri, Aug 20thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Sat, Aug 21stvs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)   
Sun, Aug 22ndvs SEATyler Anderson (7-11)   
Mon, Aug 23rdvs KCDaniel Lynch (4-6)   
Tue, Aug 24thvs KCBrady Singer (5-10)   
Wed, Aug 25thvs KCMike Minor (8-12)   
Fri, Aug 27th@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-3)   
Sat, Aug 28th@ TEXKolby Allard (3-12)   
Sun, Aug 29th@ TEXTaylor Hearn (6-6)   
Mon, Aug 30th@ SEAChris Flexen (14-6)   
Tue, Aug 31st@ SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Wed, Sep 1st@ SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)   
Fri, Sep 3rd@ SDJake Arrieta (5-14)   
Sat, Sep 4th@ SDJoe Musgrove (11-9)   
Sun, Sep 5th@ SDChris Paddack (7-7)   
Mon, Sep 6thvs SEAYusei Kikuchi (7-9)   
Tue, Sep 7thvs SEALogan Gilbert (6-5)   
Wed, Sep 8thvs SEATyler Anderson (7-11)   
Fri, Sep 10thvs LAAShohei Ohtani (9-2)   
Sat, Sep 11thvs LAAJose Suarez (8-8)   
Sun, Sep 12thvs LAAJaime Barria (2-4)   
Mon, Sep 13th@ TEXSpencer Howard (0-5)   
Tue, Sep 14th@ TEXJordan Lyles (10-13)   
Wed, Sep 15th@ TEXKohei Arihara (2-4)   
Thu, Sep 16th@ TEXGlenn Otto (0-3)   
Fri, Sep 17thvs ARIMadison Bumgarner (7-10)   
Sat, Sep 18thvs ARIHumberto Castellanos (2-2)   
Sun, Sep 19thvs ARIZac Gallen (3-10)   
Mon, Sep 20th@ LAAJaime Barria (2-4)   
Tue, Sep 21st@ LAAPacky Naughton (0-4)   
Wed, Sep 22nd@ LAAJanson Junk (0-1)   
Thu, Sep 23rd@ LAAAlex Cobb (8-3)   
Fri, Sep 24th@ OAKFrankie Montas (13-9)   
Sat, Sep 25th@ OAKSean Manaea (11-10)   
Sun, Sep 26th@ OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)   
Tue, Sep 28thvs TBMichael Wacha (3-5)   
Wed, Sep 29thvs TBDrew Rasmussen (4-1)   
Thu, Sep 30thvs TBCollin McHugh (6-1)   
Fri, Oct 1stvs OAKSean Manaea (11-10)   
Sat, Oct 2ndvs OAKPaul Blackburn (1-4)   
Sun, Oct 3rdvs OAKCole Irvin (10-15)