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DEN
CLE
14
17
FINAL
WAS
GB
10
24
FINAL
KC
TEN
3
27
FINAL
ATL
MIA
30
28
FINAL
NYJ
NE
13
54
FINAL
CAR
NYG
3
25
FINAL
CIN
BAL
41
17
FINAL
PHI
LV
22
33
FINAL
DET
LAR
19
28
FINAL
HOU
ARI
5
31
FINAL
CHI
TB
3
38
FINAL
IND
SF
0
6
NO
SEA
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Yordan Alvarez or AJ Pollock

Who Should I Start? - Week 31 • Start New
Yordan Alvarez

Yordan Alvarez

DHHouston Astros HOU
AJ Pollock

AJ Pollock

CFLos Angeles Dodgers LAD
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Alvarez over Pollock

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yordan Alvarez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Pollock over Alvarez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News AJ Pollock
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Performance Yordan Alvarez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.588156.6111.05904
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.414168.4860.69008
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance AJ Pollock
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.412274.4120.88205
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.346275.3460.69208
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Yordan Alvarez
OWN
96%
-4.35 compared to last week
START
74%
-11.09 compared to last week
OWN/START AJ Pollock
OWN
63%
-0.96 compared to last week
START
43%
+21.9 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yordan Alvarez
8th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus AJ Pollock
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Yordan Alvarez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: DH LF . However, he plays DH most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 9th among DH's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 2nd.
  • The current leader among DH's is Shohei Ohtani
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • 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 100 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.352 and is currently ranked 77th
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.297 and is currently ranked 75th
  • Top 50 on base percentage and is currently ranked 45th with 0.388
  • Top 35 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 33rd with 0.589
  • Top 35 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 31st with 0.977
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 77th with 23
  • Top 35 in RBI and is currently ranked 27th with 27
  • Top 35 in runs scored and is currently ranked 34th with 28
  • Top 50 in HRs and is currently ranked 37th with 10
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.8 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.039, OBP: +0.027, HRs: +34, RBI: +108, Runs: +100, Wlks: +57, Stls: +1,
Breakdown AJ Pollock

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: LF CF . However, he plays LF most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among CF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 28th.
  • The current leader among CF's is Kyle Tucker
  • 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 290th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.260
  • Ranked 141st in batting average with 0.270
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 160th with 0.333
  • Top 35 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 28th with 0.600
  • Top 50 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 43rd with 0.933
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 164th with 1
  • Top 100 in RBI and is currently ranked 83rd with 27
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 191st in runs scored with 18
  • His average points in the past two weeks have increased by 1.1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.03, OBP: +0.044, HRs: +7, RBI: +42, Runs: +26, Wlks: +17, Stls: +6,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yordan Alvarez

No Injury Reported

Injury AJ Pollock

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Yordan Alvarez
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups AJ Pollock
DateOpponentResult
No games scheduled this week
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yordan Alvarez
19.20
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating AJ Pollock
9.64
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Yordan Alvarez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 HOU 105 112 28 63 81 0 59 .302 .399 .606 371
2020 HOU 2 2 1 2 4 0 0 .250 .333 .625 11
2021 HOU 153 162 35 102 112 1 57 .289 .360 .551 582
3-YEAR AVG 54 57 15 33 43 0 30 .301 .397 .607 191
Career 260 276 64 167 197 1 116 .294 .376 .573
Career AJ Pollock
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2012 ARI 31 20 2 8 8 1 9 .247 .315 .395 54
2013 ARI 137 119 8 64 38 12 33 .269 .320 .409 299
2014 ARI 70 70 7 37 24 12 19 .288 .345 .490 201
2015 ARI 157 191 20 111 76 39 53 .314 .365 .494 575
2016 ARI 12 10 2 9 4 4 5 .244 .326 .390 38
2017 ARI 112 113 14 73 49 20 35 .266 .330 .471 362
2018 ARI 113 106 21 61 65 13 31 .257 .316 .484 333
2019 LAD 91 82 15 50 47 5 24 .255 .317 .449 233
2020 LAD 69 63 16 34 36 3 14 .266 .307 .515 186
2021 LAD 130 125 23 60 78 9 31 .298 .354 .539 454
3-YEAR AVG 91 84 17 48 49 7 23 .258 .314 .480 251
Career 922 899 128 507 425 118 254 .278 .334 .477
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