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Will Smith or Nolan Arenado

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

Will Smith

CLos Angeles Dodgers LAD
Nolan Arenado

Nolan Arenado

3BSt. Louis Cardinals STL
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Smith over Arenado

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Will Smith
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Arenado over Smith

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nolan Arenado
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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 Nolan Arenado
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.231001.4120.30804
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250244.4000.54207
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 Nolan Arenado
OWN
99%
-0.77 compared to last week
START
98%
+0.18 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Will Smith
3rd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nolan Arenado
4th
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 Nolan Arenado

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 4th among 3B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 3rd.
  • The current leader among 3B's is Jose Ramirez
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 425th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.256
  • Ranked 142nd in batting average with 0.265
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 173rd with 0.330
  • Top 50 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 46th with 0.518
  • Top 75 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 58th with 0.847
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 301st with 2
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 100th with 43
  • Top 20 in RBI and is currently ranked 20th with 84
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 153rd in runs scored with 60
  • Top 35 in HRs and is currently ranked 35th with 27
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.049, OBP: +0.068, HRs: -25, RBI: -74, Runs: -62, Wlks: -31, Stls: -2,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Will Smith

No Injury Reported

Injury Nolan Arenado

No Injury Reported

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 Nolan Arenado
DateOpponentResult
May 23VS TORPhelps 0-1W 7-3
May 24VS TORGausman 4-3L 8-1
May 26VS MILLauer 5-1L 4-3
May 27VS MILWoodruff 5-3W 4-2
May 28VS MILHouser
May 29VS MILBurnes
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333135.4860.55608
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Will Smith
7.94
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nolan Arenado
18.73
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 Nolan Arenado
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2013 COL 133 130 10 49 52 2 23 .267 .299 .405 289
2014 COL 101 115 15 53 55 2 25 .292 .333 .503 308
2015 COL 157 177 42 97 130 2 34 .287 .323 .575 564
2016 COL 160 181 41 116 133 2 68 .293 .361 .568 621
2017 COL 159 186 37 100 130 3 62 .307 .372 .583 598
2018 COL 156 174 38 104 110 2 73 .295 .372 .559 560
2019 COL 155 184 41 102 118 3 62 .313 .378 .582 584
2020 COL 48 46 8 23 26 0 15 .253 .303 .434 133
2021 STL 159 151 34 80 105 2 49 .256 .313 .497 594
2022 STL 39 43 9 18 31 0 18 .305 .381 .589 171
ON PACE 140 154 32 64 111 0 64 .305 .381 .589 615
3-YEAR AVG 121 127 28 68 83 2 42 .280 .340 .525 437
Career 1267 1387 275 742 890 18 429 .288 .346 .536
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