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BAL
10
23
CLE
JAX
24
13
NYJ
PHI
24
21
KC
CHI
14
19
IND
BUF
24
27
SEA
PIT
25
32
MIA
TB
26
24
DAL
DEN
7
17
LAR
LAC
29
22
NO
HOU
13
17
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23
21
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20
26
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36
23
GB
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21
28
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23
21
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23
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Josh Bell or Alek Thomas

Who Should I Start? - Week 19 • Start New
Josh Bell

Josh Bell

1BSan Diego Padres SD
Alek Thomas

Alek Thomas

CFArizona Diamondbacks ARI
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Bell over Thomas

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Josh Bell
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Thomas over Bell

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Alek Thomas
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Performance Josh Bell
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.063002.2500.06304
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.156017.3250.18809
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Alek Thomas
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.176012.1760.17605
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.303134.3240.42409
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Josh Bell
OWN
99%
-1.22 compared to last week
START
93%
-5.02 compared to last week
OWN/START Alek Thomas
OWN
23%
-1.57 compared to last week
START
16%
-5.39 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Josh Bell
8th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Alek Thomas
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Josh Bell

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 8th among 1B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 5th.
  • The current leader among 1B's is Freddie Freeman
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 184th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.314
  • Top 35 in batting average with 0.296 and is currently ranked 28th
  • Top 15 on base percentage and is currently ranked 12th with 0.386
  • Top 50 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 49th with 0.502
  • Top 25 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 24th with 0.888
  • Top 20 in walks and is currently ranked 19th with 94
  • Top 50 in RBI and is currently ranked 48th with 105
  • Top 100 in runs scored and is currently ranked 78th with 92
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.045, OBP: +0.045, HRs: -13, RBI: -30, Runs: -16, Wlks: -10, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Alek Thomas

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among CF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 68th.
  • The current leader among CF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 349th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.285
  • Ranked 260th in batting average with 0.246
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 348th with 0.300
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 337th with 0.375
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 344th with 0.675
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 599th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 444th in RBI with 25
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 411th in runs scored with 31
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.246, OBP: +0.3, HRs: +6, RBI: +25, Runs: +31, Wlks: +16, Stls: +3,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Josh Bell

No Injury Reported

Injury Alek Thomas

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Josh Bell
DateOpponentResult
Aug 15@MIAAlcantara
Aug 16@MIACabrera
Aug 17@MIALopez
Aug 18VS WASSanchez
Aug 19VS WASEspino
Aug 20VS WASGray
Aug 21VS WASCorbin
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.200134.3330.36006
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Alek Thomas
DateOpponentResult
Aug 15@SFCobb
Aug 16@SFJunis
Aug 17@SFRodon
Aug 18@SFWebb
Aug 19VS STLWainwright
Aug 20VS STLMikolas
Aug 21VS STLQuintana
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.241031.2900.34509
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Josh Bell
19.06
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Alek Thomas
2.93
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Josh Bell
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2010 BAL 53 34 3 15 12 0 2 N/A N/A N/A 23
2011 BAL 26 10 0 6 6 0 4 N/A N/A N/A 1
2012 ARI 21 9 1 3 4 0 4 .173 .232 .269 18
2016 PIT 44 35 3 18 18 0 21 .276 .373 .409 100
2017 PIT 159 140 26 75 90 2 66 .255 .334 .466 433
2018 PIT 148 131 12 74 62 2 77 .261 .357 .411 371
2019 PIT 143 145 37 94 116 0 74 .275 .365 .567 524
2020 PIT 57 44 8 22 22 0 23 .229 .312 .370 110
2021 WAS 143 126 27 72 86 0 62 .262 .347 .480 493
2022 WAS 104 115 14 56 56 0 52 .307 .392 .499 391
ON PACE 146 162 19 78 78 0 73 .307 .392 .499 550
3-YEAR AVG 114 105 24 63 75 0 53 .263 .349 .501 376
Career 898 789 131 435 472 4 385 .281 .367 .469
Career Alek Thomas
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 ARI 71 59 6 31 25 3 16 .246 .300 .375 190
ON PACE 101 84 8 44 35 4 22 .246 .300 .375 272
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 71 59 6 31 25 3 16 .246 .300 .375
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