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PIT
JAX
o42.5
-3.5
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PHI
CLE
o37.5
+2.5
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BAL
ARI
o38.5
+5.5
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ATL
NYJ
o39.5
+2
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CHI
SEA
o40.5
-3.5
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DET
IND
o39.5
+1.5
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LV
MIA
o41.5
+1.5
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DAL
LAC
o37.5
-3
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DEN
BUF
o41.5
-4.5
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CAR
NE
o40.5
-2.5
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TB
TEN
o38.5
-3.5
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SF
MIN
o39.5
-4.5
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CIN
NYG
o39.5
-5.5
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WAS
KC
o42.5
-4
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HOU
LAR
o38.5
+2.5
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NO
GB
o39.5
-3
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Taylor Ward or Darin Ruf

Who Should I Start? - Week 19 • Start New
Taylor Ward

Taylor Ward

RFLos Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA
Darin Ruf

Darin Ruf

LFNew York Mets NYM
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ward over Ruf

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Taylor Ward
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ruf over Ward

 
 
 
 
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Performance Taylor Ward
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.235122.3810.47105
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.227254.2860.409011
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Darin Ruf
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333000.3330.66702
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333031.3330.50005
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Taylor Ward
OWN
76%
-1.91 compared to last week
START
62%
-4.87 compared to last week
OWN/START Darin Ruf
OWN
 
5%
+0.02 compared to last week
START
 
2%
-0.53 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Taylor Ward
40th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Darin Ruf
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Taylor Ward

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 41st among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 32nd.
  • The current leader among OF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • He is doing a better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 105th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.331
  • Ranked 110th in batting average with 0.271
  • Top 75 on base percentage and is currently ranked 61st with 0.356
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 119th with 0.453
  • Top 100 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 84th with 0.809
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 335th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 327th in RBI with 44
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 240th in runs scored with 56
  • 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: +0.02, OBP: +0.03, HRs: +6, RBI: +6, Runs: +16, Wlks: +21, Stls: +2,
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 60th.
  • The current leader among LF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 181st in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.314
  • Ranked 266th in batting average with 0.245
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 120th with 0.342
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 190th with 0.426
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 152nd with 0.767
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 395th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 240th in RBI with 60
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 256th 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 Taylor Ward

No Injury Reported

Injury Darin Ruf

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Taylor Ward
DateOpponentResult
Aug 15VS SEAMunoz 2-4L 6-2
Aug 16VS SEARay 9-8L 8-2
Aug 17VS SEAKirby
Aug 19@DETManning
Aug 20@DETAlexander
Aug 21@DETHutchison
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.302027.3330.358013
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Darin Ruf
DateOpponentResult
Aug 15@ATLStrider 7-4L 13-1
Aug 16@ATLMorton 6-5L 5-0
Aug 17@ATLOdorizzi
Aug 18@ATL
Aug 19@PHINola
Aug 20@PHIWheeler
Aug 20@PHIFalter
Aug 21@PHISyndergaard
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.298048.3940.351220
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Taylor Ward
8.67
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Darin Ruf
5.11
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Taylor Ward
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2018 LAA 40 24 6 14 15 2 9 .178 .245 .333 65
2019 ANA 20 8 1 4 2 0 6 .190 .292 .333 15
2020 LAA 33 26 0 16 5 2 7 .283 .333 .391 55
2021 LAA 66 52 8 33 33 1 20 .250 .329 .438 190
2022 LAA 86 85 14 49 39 3 41 .270 .359 .454 277
ON PACE 119 117 19 67 54 4 56 .270 .359 .454 383
3-YEAR AVG 40 29 3 18 13 1 11 .251 .326 .412 86
Career 245 195 29 116 94 8 83 .246 .326 .415
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 88 58 9 39 33 2 31 .225 .319 .368 208
ON PACE 122 81 12 54 46 2 43 .225 .319 .368 290
3-YEAR AVG 79 47 11 26 30 2 29 .268 .374 .507 185
Career 528 325 65 180 185 6 154 .243 .329 .438
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