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MID 7

Kevin Newman or Jed Lowrie

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Kevin Newman

Kevin Newman

SSPittsburgh Pirates PIT
Jed Lowrie

Jed Lowrie

2BOakland Athletics OAK
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Newman over Lowrie

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Kevin Newman
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lowrie over Newman

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Jed Lowrie
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Performance Kevin Newman
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333043.3180.33305
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.294055.2860.32408
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Jed Lowrie
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.174031.2000.17406
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.242273.2570.42409
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Kevin Newman
OWN
 
3%
-0.92 compared to last week
START
 
3%
-0.96 compared to last week
OWN/START Jed Lowrie
OWN
50%
+6.99 compared to last week
START
38%
+4.35 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Kevin Newman
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Jed Lowrie
32nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Kevin Newman

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among SS's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 26th.
  • The current leader among SS's is Fernando Tatis Jr.
  • In the past two weeks he has had an awful lot of time off. Either he isn't an every day player or he is coming back from an injury of some sort. I suggest checking out his news page to get a closer look.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 372nd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.235
  • Ranked 299th in batting average with 0.223
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 366th with 0.264
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 387th with 0.289
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 386th with 0.553
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 555th with 1
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 374th in RBI with 9
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 262nd in runs scored with 18
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.3 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.091, OBP: +0.127, HRs: +3, RBI: +18, Runs: +31, Wlks: +16, Stls: +2,
Breakdown Jed Lowrie

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 2B DH . However, he plays 2B most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 32nd among 2B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 11th.
  • The current leader among 2B's is Jose Altuve
  • He is doing much better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 172nd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.310
  • Ranked 135th in batting average with 0.269
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 170th with 0.333
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 167th with 0.444
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 156th with 0.777
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 173rd in RBI with 21
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 194th in runs scored with 23
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.259, OBP: +0.329, HRs: +11, RBI: +47, Runs: +42, Wlks: +34, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Kevin Newman

No Injury Reported

Injury Jed Lowrie

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Kevin Newman
DateOpponentResult
Jul 19@ARISmith 3-6L 4-2
Jul 20@ARIBukauskas 2-2L 11-6
Jul 21@ARIde Geus 2-0L 6-4
Jul 23@SFLeone 2-1W 6-4
Jul 24@SFGausman 9-4W 10-2
Jul 25@SFWood
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.235044.2500.23518
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Jed Lowrie
DateOpponentResult
Jul 19VS LAACishek 0-1W 4-1
Jul 20VS LAASuarez 4-3W 6-0
Jul 22@SEAFlexen 9-4W 4-1
Jul 23@SEASewald 6-2L 4-3
Jul 24@SEAGraveman 3-0L 5-4
Jul 25@SEAGonzales
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.185169.2990.277019
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Kevin Newman
2.72
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Jed Lowrie
7.76
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Kevin Newman
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2018 PIT 31 19 0 7 6 0 4 .209 .247 .231 27
2019 PIT 130 152 12 61 64 17 28 .308 .353 .446 376
2020 PIT 44 34 1 11 11 0 14 .221 .285 .273 67
2021 PIT 90 71 3 31 18 2 16 .216 .252 .274 222
ON PACE 148 117 4 51 29 3 26 .216 .252 .274 366
3-YEAR AVG 68 68 4 26 27 6 15 .278 .326 .383 156
Career 295 276 16 110 99 19 62 .259 .303 .350
Career Jed Lowrie
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2008 BOS 87 70 2 36 47 1 37 N/A N/A N/A 229
2009 BOS 32 10 2 5 11 0 6 N/A N/A N/A 28
2010 BOS 54 48 9 30 24 1 25 N/A N/A N/A 145
2011 BOS 87 77 5 39 35 1 23 N/A N/A N/A 153
2012 HOU 97 83 16 43 42 2 43 .244 .331 .438 249
2013 OAK 154 175 15 80 75 1 50 .290 .344 .446 431
2014 OAK 124 115 6 55 44 0 46 .252 .324 .363 275
2015 HOU 69 51 9 35 30 1 28 .222 .309 .400 166
2016 OAK 87 89 2 30 27 0 26 .263 .314 .322 160
2017 OAK 153 158 14 86 70 0 73 .279 .361 .451 435
2018 OAK 157 159 23 78 99 0 78 .267 .353 .448 458
2019 NYM 9 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .125 .000 -1
2021 OAK 92 83 11 42 47 0 34 .259 .329 .417 277
ON PACE 149 134 17 68 76 0 55 .259 .329 .417 448
3-YEAR AVG 83 80 12 39 50 0 40 .264 .350 .443 229
Career 1202 1118 114 559 551 7 470 .323 .404 .417
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