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20
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34
11
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Nicky Lopez or Chris Taylor

Who Should I Start? - Week 30 • Start New
Nicky Lopez

Nicky Lopez

2BKansas City Royals KC
Chris Taylor

Chris Taylor

LFLos Angeles Dodgers LAD
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lopez over Taylor

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Nicky Lopez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Taylor over Lopez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Chris Taylor
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Performance Nicky Lopez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.500000.5000.50001
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Chris Taylor
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.154020.2500.23114
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.286146.4070.52417
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Nicky Lopez
OWN
46%
-29.36 compared to last week
START
38%
-26.85 compared to last week
OWN/START Chris Taylor
OWN
77%
-8.79 compared to last week
START
69%
+10.05 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Nicky Lopez
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Chris Taylor
10th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Nicky Lopez

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among 2B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 2nd.
  • The current leader among 2B's is Jose Altuve
  • 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

  • Top 25 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.396 and is currently ranked 23rd
  • Top 10 in batting average with 0.357 and is currently ranked 8th
  • Top 35 on base percentage and is currently ranked 29th with 0.408
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 143rd with 0.456
  • Top 100 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 82nd with 0.865
  • Top 100 in steals and is currently ranked 89th with 9
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 258th in RBI with 15
  • Top 100 in runs scored and is currently ranked 85th with 31
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1.7 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.101, OBP: +0.076, HRs: +1, RBI: +30, Runs: +63, Wlks: +31, Stls: +22,
Breakdown Chris Taylor

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: CF 2B LF SS 3B RF . However, he plays CF most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 11th among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 87th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Juan Soto
  • He is doing dreadful lately. If he is star player then he should rebound.
  • 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 387th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.214
  • Ranked 412th in batting average with 0.164
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 352nd with 0.262
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 381st with 0.282
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 379th with 0.543
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 445th with 3
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 94th with 16
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 264th in RBI with 12
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 201st in runs scored with 14
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.9 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.001, OBP: -0.006, HRs: +12, RBI: +41, Runs: +58, Wlks: +36, Stls: +11,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Nicky Lopez

No Injury Reported

Injury Chris Taylor

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Nicky Lopez
DateOpponentResult
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Chris Taylor
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Nicky Lopez
8.64
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Chris Taylor
7.12
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Nicky Lopez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 KC 101 89 2 44 29 1 18 .241 .278 .324 188
2020 KC 56 34 1 15 13 0 18 .201 .286 .266 71
2021 KC 150 147 2 78 43 22 49 .302 .362 .383 478
3-YEAR AVG 79 62 2 30 21 1 18 .228 .280 .306 129
Career 307 270 5 137 85 23 85 .263 .320 .342
Career Chris Taylor
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2014 SEA 39 31 0 13 9 2 8 .267 .323 .328 54
2015 SEA 37 16 0 9 1 3 6 .170 .220 .223 28
2016 SEA 36 13 1 8 7 0 4 .213 .262 .361 34
2017 LAD 140 148 21 85 72 17 50 .288 .354 .496 425
2018 LAD 155 136 17 85 63 9 55 .254 .331 .444 370
2019 LAD 129 97 12 53 52 8 40 .259 .333 .455 272
2020 LAD 72 62 9 38 35 3 31 .255 .344 .440 178
2021 LAD 154 131 20 94 73 14 66 .254 .345 .436 473
3-YEAR AVG 119 98 13 59 50 7 42 .256 .335 .447 273
Career 762 634 80 385 312 56 260 .258 .334 .438
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