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TEN
BAL
o31.5
-4
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CLE
JAX
o33
-1.5
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NYJ
PHI
o33.5
+3
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KC
CHI
o35
-3.5
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IND
BUF
o34
-1.5
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SEA
PIT
o33.5
-3
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MIA
TB
o31.5
+1.5
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DAL
DEN
o31
-2.5
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LAR
LAC
o31
-2.5
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NO
HOU
o33.5
+1.5
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NYG
NE
o34
+1.5
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MIN
LV
o34
-2.5
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ARI
CIN
o33.5
-1.5
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GB
SF
o32.5
0
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CAR
WAS
o36.5
-3
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ATL
DET
o33
+2.5
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Oscar Gonzalez or Nelson Cruz

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Oscar Gonzalez

Oscar Gonzalez

LFCleveland Indians CLE
Nelson Cruz

Nelson Cruz

DHWashington Nationals WAS
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Gonzalez over Cruz

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Oscar Gonzalez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Cruz over Gonzalez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Nelson Cruz
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Performance Oscar Gonzalez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333121.3330.66703
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.333121.3330.66703
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Nelson Cruz
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.286001.4440.28603
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.231043.3330.30819
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Oscar Gonzalez
OWN
 
5%
+0.9 compared to last week
START
 
5%
+4.74 compared to last week
OWN/START Nelson Cruz
OWN
53%
-11.23 compared to last week
START
29%
-21.17 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Oscar Gonzalez
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Nelson Cruz
11th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Oscar Gonzalez

    Overview

  • Experts don't even rank him among LF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 69th.
  • The current leader among LF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 100 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.337 and is currently ranked 84th
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.279 and is currently ranked 71st
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 276th with 0.310
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 144th with 0.443
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 176th with 0.753
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 526th in RBI with 14
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 571st in runs scored with 12
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.279, OBP: +0.31, HRs: +3, RBI: +14, Runs: +12, Wlks: +5, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown Nelson Cruz

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 11th among DH's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 4th.
  • The current leader among DH's is Yordan Alvarez
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 478th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.258
  • Ranked 401st in batting average with 0.223
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 323rd with 0.303
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 346th with 0.372
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 337th with 0.675
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 479th with 6
  • Top 100 in walks and is currently ranked 97th with 64
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 109th in RBI with 86
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 176th in runs scored with 81
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.04, OBP: -0.019, HRs: -24, RBI: -37, Runs: -38, Wlks: -12, Stls: +1,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Oscar Gonzalez

No Injury Reported

Injury Nelson Cruz

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Oscar Gonzalez
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09@DETAlexander
Aug 10@DETHutchison
Aug 11@DET
Aug 12@TORWhite
Aug 13@TORGausman
Aug 14@TORKikuchi
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.375000.3750.50002
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Nelson Cruz
DateOpponentResult
Aug 08@CHCThompson
Aug 09@CHCStroman
Aug 10@CHCSteele
Aug 12VS SDClevinger
Aug 13VS SDDarvish
Aug 14VS SDSnell
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Oscar Gonzalez
4.08
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Nelson Cruz
6.31
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Oscar Gonzalez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 CLE 36 35 3 12 14 0 5 .278 .308 .437 93
ON PACE 54 52 4 18 21 0 7 .278 .308 .437 140
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 36 35 3 12 14 0 5 .278 .308 .437
Career Nelson Cruz
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2008 31 38 7 19 26 3 17 N/A N/A N/A 138
2009 TEX 129 120 33 76 76 20 51 N/A N/A N/A 392
2010 TEX 108 127 22 60 78 16 38 N/A N/A N/A 354
2011 TEX 126 125 29 64 86 9 32 N/A N/A N/A 324
2012 TEX 159 152 23 86 90 8 48 .260 .319 .455 436
2013 TEX 108 110 27 49 77 5 35 .269 .327 .511 326
2014 BAL 153 160 38 85 101 4 54 .273 .337 .524 488
2015 SEA 152 178 44 90 93 3 60 .302 .369 .566 501
2016 SEA 155 169 43 96 105 2 62 .287 .360 .555 515
2017 SEA 155 160 39 91 119 1 70 .288 .375 .549 517
2018 SEA 144 133 37 70 97 1 55 .256 .342 .509 427
2019 MIN 123 143 42 83 109 0 60 .308 .393 .636 480
2020 MIN 55 57 16 33 35 0 27 .300 .398 .595 179
2021 MIN 148 136 32 78 84 3 51 .262 .331 .491 495
2022 WAS 94 71 8 40 47 4 39 .224 .314 .338 259
ON PACE 139 105 11 59 69 5 57 .224 .314 .338 384
3-YEAR AVG 109 112 30 65 76 1 46 .286 .367 .565 385
Career 1840 1879 440 1020 1223 79 699 .353 .432 .523
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