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Nicky Lopez or Aaron Hicks

Who Should I Start? - Week 12 • Start New
Nicky Lopez

Nicky Lopez

2BKansas City Royals KC
Aaron Hicks

Aaron Hicks

CFNew York Yankees NYY
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lopez over Hicks

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Nicky Lopez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Hicks over Lopez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Aaron Hicks
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Performance Nicky Lopez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.143001.1430.42902
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.227013.2080.36418
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Aaron Hicks
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.067132.2630.26706
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.189173.2860.351112
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Nicky Lopez
OWN
11%
+2.55 compared to last week
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9%
+1.37 compared to last week
OWN/START Aaron Hicks
OWN
 
4%
+0.47 compared to last week
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4%
+0.38 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Nicky Lopez
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Aaron Hicks
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Nicky Lopez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 2B SS 3B . However, he plays 2B most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among 2B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 25th.
  • The current leader among 2B's is Tommy Edman
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 139th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.323
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.284 and is currently ranked 67th
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 140th with 0.335
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 376th with 0.358
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 299th with 0.693
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 313th with 19
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 312th in RBI with 37
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 189th in runs scored with 64
  • 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: -0.084, OBP: -0.089, HRs: -2, RBI: -37, Runs: -59, Wlks: -37, Stls: -18,
Breakdown Aaron Hicks

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: CF LF . However, he plays CF most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among CF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 57th.
  • The current leader among CF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 406th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.267
  • Ranked 444th in batting average with 0.210
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 167th with 0.329
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 527th with 0.282
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 447th with 0.610
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 544th with 7
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 452nd in RBI with 18
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 428th in runs scored with 22
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.016, OBP: +0.035, HRs: -1, RBI: +4, Runs: +9, Wlks: +15, Stls: +7,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Nicky Lopez

No Injury Reported

Injury Aaron Hicks

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Nicky Lopez
DateOpponentResult
Jun 27VS TEXPerez 6-2L 10-4
Jun 28VS TEXGray
Jun 29VS TEXDunning
Jul 01@DETFaedo
Jul 02@DETBrieske
Jul 03@DETSkubal
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.190011.1900.19016
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Aaron Hicks
DateOpponentResult
Jun 27VS OAKPuk 1-1W 9-5
Jun 28VS OAKMontas
Jun 29VS OAKIrvin
Jun 30@HOUGarcia
Jul 01@CLECivale
Jul 02@CLEMcKenzie
Jul 03@CLEPlesac
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.105143.2610.26316
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Nicky Lopez
5.42
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Aaron Hicks
4.89
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
2022 KC 61 39 0 19 6 4 12 .218 .273 .263 123
ON PACE 137 87 0 42 13 9 27 .218 .273 .263 276
3-YEAR AVG 102 90 2 46 28 8 28 .263 .320 .342 245
Career 368 309 5 156 91 27 97 .257 .313 .331
Career Aaron Hicks
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2013 MIN 81 54 8 37 27 9 24 .192 .259 .335 158
2014 MIN 65 38 1 21 18 4 32 .216 .335 .278 101
2015 MIN 97 90 11 48 33 13 34 .256 .323 .398 248
2016 NYY 122 70 8 31 30 3 30 .217 .281 .337 173
2017 NYY 88 80 15 54 52 10 51 .266 .372 .475 287
2018 NYY 136 119 27 90 79 11 90 .250 .369 .471 450
2019 NYY 64 54 13 42 39 2 35 .231 .327 .440 185
2020 NYY 62 45 7 35 25 4 48 .230 .382 .418 177
2021 NYY 33 21 4 13 14 0 14 .194 .294 .333 80
2022 NYY 61 38 3 22 18 7 29 .210 .329 .282 146
ON PACE 133 83 6 48 39 15 63 .210 .329 .282 319
3-YEAR AVG 53 40 8 30 26 2 32 .223 .342 .411 147
Career 809 609 97 393 335 63 387 .232 .331 .392
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