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Will Smith or Brandon Nimmo

Who Should I Start? - Week 8 • Start New
Will Smith

Will Smith

CLos Angeles Dodgers LAD
Brandon Nimmo

Brandon Nimmo

CFNew York Mets NYM
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

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Latest News Will Smith
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Nimmo over Smith

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Brandon Nimmo
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Performance Will Smith
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.222032.3330.22207
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.207033.3030.241011
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Brandon Nimmo
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.294024.3500.47104
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.290077.3430.54807
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Will Smith
OWN
99%
-0.77 compared to last week
START
96%
+7.51 compared to last week
OWN/START Brandon Nimmo
OWN
80%
+5.56 compared to last week
START
56%
-10.98 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Will Smith
3rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Brandon Nimmo
52nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Will Smith

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: C RP . However, he plays C most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 4th among C's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 1st.
  • The current leader among C's is Will Smith
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 367th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.272
  • Ranked 195th in batting average with 0.256
  • Top 75 on base percentage and is currently ranked 57th with 0.366
  • Top 100 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 92nd with 0.477
  • Top 75 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 61st with 0.843
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 302nd with 2
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 88th with 54
  • Top 100 in RBI and is currently ranked 100th with 70
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 171st in runs scored with 58
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.6 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.018, OBP: -0.024, HRs: -24, RBI: -57, Runs: -55, Wlks: -44, Stls: -3,
Breakdown Brandon Nimmo

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 53rd among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 8th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • You have to be impressed by how much better he is performing. Can he keep this up or is it a fluke?
  • He hasn't missed that many games lately, but he is listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Wrist (Day-to-day). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 100 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.340 and is currently ranked 87th
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.287 and is currently ranked 58th
  • Top 20 on base percentage and is currently ranked 17th with 0.393
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 160th with 0.439
  • Top 75 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 75th with 0.832
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 269th with 3
  • Top 35 in walks and is currently ranked 30th with 63
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 297th in RBI with 34
  • Top 50 in runs scored and is currently ranked 47th with 67
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.018, OBP: EVEN, HRs: -4, RBI: -10, Runs: -20, Wlks: -33, Stls: -5,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Will Smith

No Injury Reported

Injury Brandon Nimmo

WRIST - Day-to-day

Wrist
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Will Smith
DateOpponentResult
May 23@WASAdon 1-8W 10-1
May 24@WASGray 4-4W 9-4
May 25@WASFedde 3-3L 1-0
May 26@ARICastellanos 3-2W 14-1
May 27@ARIBumgarner 2-3W 6-4
May 28@ARIKelly
May 29@ARIDavies
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.242174.3420.394014
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Brandon Nimmo
DateOpponentResult
May 23@SFCobb 3-2W 13-3
May 24@SFBrebbia 2-0L 13-12
May 25@SFJunis 2-1L 9-3
May 27VS PHIFalter 0-2W 8-6
May 28VS PHIEflin
May 29VS PHIWheeler
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.3112713.4210.459017
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Will Smith
7.94
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Brandon Nimmo
15.28
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Will Smith
YEAR TM APP INN PC K WLK SV W-L ERA WHIP K/9 PTS
2012 KC 17 95.2 1502 63 35 0 6-10 5.27 1.62 5.9 181
2013 KC 19 31.0 489 43 7 0 2-1 3.77 1 12.5 101
2014 MIL 72 54.1 1046 78 30 1 1-3 4.14 1.56 12.9 144
2015 MIL 76 51.2 1061 91 24 0 7-2 3.48 1.47 15.9 187
2016 MIL 53 31.0 650 48 18 0 2-4 4.35 1.58 13.9 97
2018 SF 54 48.1 813 71 15 14 2-3 2.79 1.08 13.2 242
2019 SF 63 63.0 1043 96 21 34 6-0 2.86 1.05 13.7 436
2020 LAD 25 22.0 364 25 7 0 4-3 4.5 0.91 10.2 55
2021 ATL 80 77.0 1205 92 31 43 5-6 2.81 1.06 10.8 391
2022 LAD 16 17.0 269 14 6 1 0-1 3.71 1.06 7.4 28
ON PACE 57 62 968 50 21 3 0-3 3.71 1.06 7.4 100
3-YEAR AVG 56 53 871 71 20 26 5-3 3 1.04 11.8 294
Career 475 481.2 8442 621 194 0 0-0 3.85 1.32 11.6
Career Brandon Nimmo
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2016 NYM 32 20 1 12 6 0 6 .274 .338 .329 38
2017 NYM 69 46 5 26 21 2 33 .260 .379 .418 128
2018 NYM 140 114 17 77 47 9 80 .263 .404 .483 361
2019 NYM 69 44 8 34 29 3 46 .221 .375 .407 161
2020 NYM 56 52 8 34 17 1 34 .277 .401 .479 153
2021 NYM 92 89 7 47 26 5 54 .286 .398 .421 283
2022 NYM 37 41 3 27 16 0 21 .304 .398 .481 140
ON PACE 127 141 10 93 55 0 72 .304 .398 .481 482
3-YEAR AVG 72 62 8 38 24 3 45 .265 .392 .433 199
Career 495 406 49 257 162 20 274 .268 .392 .445
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