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TEN
BAL
o31.5
-3.5
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CLE
JAX
o33
-1.5
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NYJ
PHI
o35.5
+1
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KC
CHI
o35
-3.5
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IND
BUF
o34
-1.5
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SEA
PIT
o35.5
-3
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MIA
TB
o31.5
+1.5
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DAL
DEN
o31.5
-2.5
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LAR
LAC
o30
-3.5
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NO
HOU
o33.5
+1.5
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NYG
NE
o34
+2
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MIN
LV
o34
-3.5
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ARI
CIN
o31.5
-2.5
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GB
SF
o33
-2.5
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CAR
WAS
o36.5
-3
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ATL
DET
o35
+1
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Oneil Cruz or Michael Brantley

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Oneil Cruz

Oneil Cruz

SSPittsburgh Pirates PIT
Michael Brantley

Michael Brantley

LFHouston Astros HOU
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Cruz over Brantley

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Oneil Cruz
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Brantley over Cruz

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Michael Brantley
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Performance Oneil Cruz
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.211243.2500.52605
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.171375.2160.429010
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Michael Brantley
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
..0
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Oneil Cruz
OWN
72%
+6.69 compared to last week
START
63%
+18.33 compared to last week
OWN/START Michael Brantley
OWN
74%
-0.61 compared to last week
START
18%
+0.36 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Oneil Cruz
20th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Michael Brantley
84th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Oneil Cruz

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 20th among SS's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 38th.
  • The current leader among SS's is Trea Turner
  • He should be doing much better than this. You might be able to get him now for a discount.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 415th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.273
  • Ranked 444th in batting average with 0.214
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 555th with 0.247
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 164th with 0.435
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 331st with 0.682
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 536th with 4
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 408th in RBI with 29
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 476th in runs scored with 22
  • 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: -0.126, OBP: -0.091, HRs: +7, RBI: +23, Runs: +18, Wlks: +7, Stls: +4,
Breakdown Michael Brantley

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: DH LF . However, he plays DH most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 85th among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 67th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • He is doing much better than most people thought he would.
  • He hasn't missed that many games lately, but he is listed on the injury report. He may have some nagging injuries with his Shoulder (Out indefinitely). Look at his player news.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 183rd in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.313
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.285 and is currently ranked 53rd
  • Top 100 on base percentage and is currently ranked 88th with 0.349
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 319th with 0.382
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 225th with 0.731
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 490th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 312th in RBI with 46
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 272nd in runs scored with 56
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.036, OBP: -0.006, HRs: -4, RBI: -28, Runs: -43, Wlks: -7, Stls: EVEN,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Oneil Cruz

No Injury Reported

Injury Michael Brantley

SHOULDER - Out indefinitely

Shoulder
Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Oneil Cruz
DateOpponentResult
Aug 08@ARIGallen 7-2L 3-0
Aug 09@ARIHenry
Aug 10@ARIBumgarner
Aug 11@ARIKelly
Aug 12@SFRodon
Aug 13@SFWebb
Aug 14@SFWood
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
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Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Michael Brantley
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09VS TEXPerez
Aug 10VS TEXOtto
Aug 11VS TEXRagans
Aug 12VS OAKOller
Aug 13VS OAK
Aug 14VS OAKIrvin
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250003.3330.29206
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Oneil Cruz
3.24
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Michael Brantley
5.78
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Oneil Cruz
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2021 PIT 2 3 1 2 3 0 0 .333 .333 .667 9
2022 PIT 39 30 8 20 26 4 7 .207 .242 .421 107
ON PACE 57 44 11 29 38 5 10 .207 .242 .421 159
3-YEAR AVG 2 3 1 2 3 0 0 .333 .333 .667 9
Career 41 33 9 22 29 4 7 .214 .247 .435
Career Michael Brantley
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2009 CLE 28 35 0 10 11 4 8 N/A N/A N/A 57
2010 CLE 72 73 3 38 22 10 22 N/A N/A N/A 161
2011 CLE 113 120 7 62 46 13 34 N/A N/A N/A 265
2012 CLE 147 158 6 63 60 12 52 .288 .347 .403 392
2013 CLE 151 158 10 66 73 17 40 .284 .333 .394 399
2014 CLE 146 186 20 90 92 21 49 .326 .384 .509 537
2015 CLE 137 164 15 68 84 15 60 .310 .379 .480 471
2016 CLE 11 9 0 5 7 1 3 .231 .279 .282 25
2017 CLE 90 101 9 47 52 11 31 .299 .357 .444 277
2018 CLE 143 175 17 89 75 12 48 .307 .362 .465 471
2019 HOU 166 199 23 95 94 4 60 .309 .372 .484 530
2020 HOU 58 71 9 35 36 3 23 .324 .391 .530 197
2021 HOU 138 168 8 72 56 2 36 .315 .362 .433 471
2022 HOU 57 59 4 25 21 1 26 .278 .357 .401 190
ON PACE 83 86 5 36 30 1 38 .278 .357 .401 279
3-YEAR AVG 121 146 13 67 62 3 40 .313 .371 .471 399
Career 1457 1676 131 765 729 126 492 .352 .413 .452
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