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TEN
BAL
10
23
CLE
JAX
o37.5
+1.5
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NYJ
PHI
o35.5
-1
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KC
CHI
o37.5
+1
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IND
BUF
o35
+1.5
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SEA
PIT
o36
-3.5
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MIA
TB
o31
+1
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DAL
DEN
o31.5
-3
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LAR
LAC
o30
-3.5
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NO
HOU
o33.5
+1
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NYG
NE
23
21
MIN
LV
o34
-3.5
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ARI
CIN
o31
-1.5
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GB
SF
o33
-2.5
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CAR
WAS
o37
-3
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ATL
DET
o35
0
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Lance McCullers Jr. or Nelson Cruz

Who Should I Draft? • Start New
Lance McCullers Jr.

Lance McCullers Jr.

SPHouston Astros HOU
Nelson Cruz

Nelson Cruz

DHWashington Nationals WAS
OR
Latest News Lance McCullers Jr.
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Next Up ADP Trends
ADP Trends Lance McCullers Jr.
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ADP 180.9
ADP Trends Nelson Cruz
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ADP 141.8
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Lance McCullers Jr.
OWN
35.23%
+1.15 compared to last week
START
2.07%
+0.28 compared to last week
OWN/START Nelson Cruz
OWN
53.26%
-10.42 compared to last week
START
27.72%
-13.98 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Lance McCullers Jr.
80th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nelson Cruz
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Lance McCullers Jr.

    Overview

  • I couldn't find any stats of this player even playing a game in the past 60 days. This is most likely due to an injury or time in the minors.
Breakdown Nelson Cruz

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 11th among DH's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 3rd.
  • The current leader among DH's is Yordan Alvarez
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • He hasn't missed that many games lately, but he is listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Shoulder (Day-to-day?). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 468th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.262
  • Ranked 384th in batting average with 0.226
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 311th with 0.305
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 341st with 0.374
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 337th with 0.679
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 478th with 6
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 98th with 64
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 115th in RBI with 86
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 172nd in runs scored with 82
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.034, OBP: -0.015, HRs: -24, RBI: -37, Runs: -37, Wlks: -12, Stls: +1,
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Injury Lance McCullers Jr.

No Injury Reported

Injury Nelson Cruz

SHOULDER - Day-to-day?

Shoulder
Next Up Similar Draft Picks
Similar Picks Lance McCullers Jr.

Similar SP to consider drafting instead of Lance McCullers Jr.

NameO/SAVG Pick
Ranger Suarez PHI  168.94
Luis Severino NYY  170.42
Logan Gilbert SEA  172.00
Tarik Skubal DET  177.64
Lance McCullers Jr. HOU  180.94
Jordan Montgomery NYY  181.53
Noah Syndergaard LAA  189.14
Kyle Hendricks CHC  190.69
Jon Gray TEX  193.34

Similar based on overall ADP to draft instead of Lance McCullers Jr.

NameO/SAVG Pick
Michael Conforto   172.85
Trent Grisham SD CF  173.48
Trey Mancini BAL 1B  173.54
Willy Adames MIL SS  173.90
Andrew Benintendi KC LF  177.18
Tarik Skubal DET SP  177.64
Lance McCullers Jr. HOU SP  180.94
Jordan Montgomery NYY SP  181.53
Taylor Rogers SD RP  182.51
Yoan Moncada CHW 3B  183.12
Keibert Ruiz WAS C  183.76
Similar Picks Nelson Cruz

Similar OF to consider drafting instead of Nelson Cruz

NameO/SAVG Pick
Austin Meadows DET  129.60
Alex Verdugo BOS  130.88
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. TOR  134.70
Eddie Rosario ATL  141.42
Nelson Cruz WAS  141.83
Daulton Varsho ARI  142.59
Michael Brantley HOU  143.44
Franmil Reyes CLE  144.63

Similar based on overall ADP to draft instead of Nelson Cruz

NameO/SAVG Pick
Jared Walsh LAA 1B  134.58
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. TOR LF  134.70
Ty France SEA 3B  136.61
Jordan Romano TOR RP  138.89
Pablo Lopez MIA SP  139.99
Eddie Rosario ATL RF  141.42
Nelson Cruz WAS DH  141.83
Jack Flaherty STL SP  141.90
Blake Treinen LAD RP  141.90
Michael Kopech CHW SP  142.25
Daulton Varsho ARI CF  142.59
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Lance McCullers Jr.
0.00
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nelson Cruz
5.56
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Lance McCullers Jr.
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2015 HOU 22 125.2 2109 129 43 0 6-7 3.22 1.19 9.2 326
2016 HOU 14 81.0 1341 106 45 0 6-5 3.22 1.54 11.8 218
2017 HOU 22 116.1 2014 132 40 0 7-4 4.33 1.32 10.2 291
2018 HOU 25 126.0 2108 142 50 0 10-6 3.93 1.19 10.1 348
2020 HOU 14 69.2 1134 79 22 0 3-5 4.13 1.18 10.2 160
2021 HOU 28 160.1 2765 179 73 0 13-4 3.03 1.2 10.1 435
ON PACE 40 232 3999 258 105 0 18-5 3.03 1.2 10.1 629
3-YEAR AVG 21 114 1950 129 48 0 8-5 3.39 1.21 10.2 298
Career 125 674.1 11471 767 273 0 0-0 3.62 1.26 10.2
Career Nelson Cruz
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2008 31 38 7 19 26 3 17 N/A N/A N/A 138
2009 TEX 129 120 33 76 76 20 51 N/A N/A N/A 392
2010 TEX 108 127 22 60 78 16 38 N/A N/A N/A 354
2011 TEX 126 125 29 64 86 9 32 N/A N/A N/A 324
2012 TEX 159 152 23 86 90 8 48 .260 .319 .455 436
2013 TEX 108 110 27 49 77 5 35 .269 .327 .511 326
2014 BAL 153 160 38 85 101 4 54 .273 .337 .524 488
2015 SEA 152 178 44 90 93 3 60 .302 .369 .566 501
2016 SEA 155 169 43 96 105 2 62 .287 .360 .555 515
2017 SEA 155 160 39 91 119 1 70 .288 .375 .549 517
2018 SEA 144 133 37 70 97 1 55 .256 .342 .509 427
2019 MIN 123 143 42 83 109 0 60 .308 .393 .636 480
2020 MIN 55 57 16 33 35 0 27 .300 .398 .595 179
2021 MIN 148 136 32 78 84 3 51 .262 .331 .491 495
2022 WAS 96 74 8 41 47 4 39 .230 .318 .342 265
ON PACE 137 106 11 58 67 5 55 .230 .318 .342 379
3-YEAR AVG 109 112 30 65 76 1 46 .286 .367 .565 385
Career 1842 1882 440 1021 1223 79 699 .353 .432 .523

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ARI vs KC
ATL vs NO
BAL @NYJ
BUF @LAR
CAR vs CLE
CHI vs SF
CIN vs PIT
DAL vs TB
DEN @SEA
DET vs PHI
GB @MIN
HOU vs IND
JAC @WAS
LAC vs LV
MIA vs NE
NYG @TEN
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ARI vs PIT 3:40 PM EST Kelly
Brubaker
BAL @BOS 7:10 PM EST Voth
Winckowski
CHC vs CIN 7:15 PM EST Smyly
Lodolo
CHW @KC 2:10 PM EST Cease
Greinke
CIN vs CHC 7:15 PM EST Lodolo
Smyly
CLE @DET 1:10 PM EST Plesac
Hill
COL vs STL 3:10 PM EST Marquez
Hudson
HOU vs TEX 2:10 PM EST Valdez
Ragans
MIA @PHI 1:05 PM EST Cabrera
Gibson
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