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13
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Nathaniel Lowe or Darin Ruf

Who Should I Start? - Week 19 • Start New
Nathaniel Lowe

Nathaniel Lowe

1BTexas Rangers TEX
Darin Ruf

Darin Ruf

LFNew York Mets NYM
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Lowe over Ruf

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nathaniel Lowe
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ruf over Lowe

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Darin Ruf
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Performance Nathaniel Lowe
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333012.4120.33304
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333024.4150.389010
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Darin Ruf
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333000.3330.66701
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.267032.3130.40005
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Nathaniel Lowe
OWN
67%
-0.71 compared to last week
START
54%
-3.62 compared to last week
OWN/START Darin Ruf
OWN
 
4%
-3.49 compared to last week
START
 
2%
-0.76 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Nathaniel Lowe
22nd
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Darin Ruf
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Nathaniel Lowe

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 23rd among 1B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 13th.
  • The current leader among 1B's is Freddie Freeman
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 75 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.341 and is currently ranked 71st
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.283 and is currently ranked 56th
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 115th with 0.342
  • Top 100 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 92nd with 0.465
  • Top 100 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 86th with 0.807
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 321st with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 228th in RBI with 57
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 226th in runs scored with 65
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.021, OBP: -0.063, HRs: +10, RBI: +31, Runs: +25, Wlks: +12, Stls: -1,
Breakdown Darin Ruf

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 1B DH LF . However, he plays 1B most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among LF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 59th.
  • The current leader among LF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 183rd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.314
  • Ranked 272nd in batting average with 0.245
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 115th with 0.342
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 187th with 0.426
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 153rd with 0.767
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 397th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 237th in RBI with 60
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 255th in runs scored with 60
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.042, OBP: -0.06, HRs: -6, RBI: -7, Runs: EVEN, Wlks: -13, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Nathaniel Lowe

No Injury Reported

Injury Darin Ruf

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Nathaniel Lowe
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09@HOUUrquidy 11-4L 7-5
Aug 10@HOUMaton 0-2W 8-4
Aug 11@HOUValdez 11-4L 7-3
Aug 12VS SEAKirby 4-3L 6-2
Aug 13VS SEAGonzales 7-12W 7-4
Aug 14VS SEAGilbert
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.302389.3330.465023
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Darin Ruf
DateOpponentResult
Aug 08VS CINDunn 0-1W 5-1
Aug 09VS CINMinor 1-9W 6-2
Aug 10VS CINZeuch 0-1W 10-2
Aug 12VS PHIDominguez 6-3L 2-1
Aug 13VS PHINola 8-9W 1-0
Aug 14VS PHIWheeler
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.317137.4400.439214
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Nathaniel Lowe
8.08
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Darin Ruf
5.13
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Nathaniel Lowe
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 50 40 7 24 19 0 13 .263 .325 .454 100
2020 22 13 4 8 10 1 9 .186 .278 .386 41
2021 TEX 28 30 5 20 13 2 15 .300 .391 .510 108
2022 TEX 99 104 15 45 44 1 27 .279 .328 .453 290
ON PACE 141 149 21 64 63 1 38 .279 .328 .453 415
3-YEAR AVG 33 28 5 17 14 1 12 .258 .336 .457 83
Career 199 187 31 97 86 4 64 .269 .332 .455
Career Darin Ruf
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2012 PHI 10 10 3 4 7 0 0 .345 .333 .724 28
2013 PHI 73 62 14 36 30 0 33 .247 .348 .458 169
2014 PHI 50 21 3 12 7 0 8 .216 .297 .381 48
2015 PHI 106 63 12 30 39 1 21 .235 .300 .414 169
2016 PHI 43 17 3 8 9 0 4 .205 .236 .337 37
2020 SF 39 24 5 11 18 1 13 .282 .378 .529 78
2021 SF 119 70 16 40 42 2 44 .263 .373 .500 292
2022 SF 87 58 9 39 33 2 31 .225 .319 .368 207
ON PACE 124 83 12 55 47 2 44 .225 .319 .368 296
3-YEAR AVG 79 47 11 26 30 2 29 .268 .374 .507 185
Career 527 325 65 180 185 6 154 .243 .329 .438
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