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o31.5
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JAX
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PHI
o35.5
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KC
CHI
o35
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o34
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o35
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TB
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LAC
o30
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HOU
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o34
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LV
o34
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CIN
o33.5
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SF
o32.5
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WAS
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DET
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Taylor Ward or Brendan Donovan

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Taylor Ward

Taylor Ward

RFLos Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA
Brendan Donovan

Brendan Donovan

3BSt. Louis Cardinals STL
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ward over Donovan

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Taylor Ward
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Donovan over Ward

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Brendan Donovan
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Performance Taylor Ward
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.238132.2610.42905
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.163135.2600.256112
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Brendan Donovan
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.667000.6670.66703
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.357001.4710.35707
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Taylor Ward
OWN
81%
-1.22 compared to last week
START
76%
+30.15 compared to last week
OWN/START Brendan Donovan
OWN
20%
-3.66 compared to last week
START
11%
-0.11 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Taylor Ward
39th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Brendan Donovan
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Taylor Ward

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 40th among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 33rd.
  • The current leader among OF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • He is putting up better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 100 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.341 and is currently ranked 77th
  • Top 100 in batting average with 0.277 and is currently ranked 81st
  • Top 75 on base percentage and is currently ranked 52nd with 0.360
  • Top 100 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 100th with 0.462
  • Top 75 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 70th with 0.822
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 317th with 3
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 327th in RBI with 42
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 244th in runs scored with 54
  • 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: +0.027, OBP: +0.035, HRs: +5, RBI: +4, Runs: +14, Wlks: +18, Stls: +2,
Breakdown Brendan Donovan

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 2B LF 3B RF 1B SS . However, he plays 2B most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among 3B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 27th.
  • The current leader among 3B's is Jose Ramirez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 75 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.343 and is currently ranked 66th
  • Top 100 in batting average with 0.274 and is currently ranked 93rd
  • Top 20 on base percentage and is currently ranked 16th with 0.385
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 366th with 0.363
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 189th with 0.748
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 522nd with 1
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 426th in RBI with 26
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 440th in runs scored with 26
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.274, OBP: +0.385, HRs: +2, RBI: +26, Runs: +26, Wlks: +31, Stls: +1,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Taylor Ward

No Injury Reported

Injury Brendan Donovan

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Taylor Ward
DateOpponentResult
Aug 08@OAKIrvin
Aug 09@OAKKaprielian
Aug 10@OAKBlackburn
Aug 12VS MINMahle
Aug 13VS MINBundy
Aug 14VS MINArcher
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.350264.4350.80005
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Brendan Donovan
DateOpponentResult
Aug 09@COLFeltner
Aug 10@COLFreeland
Aug 11@COLMarquez
Aug 12VS MILLauer
Aug 13VS MILAshby
Aug 14VS MILBurnes
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.150002.2270.15006
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Taylor Ward
9.74
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Brendan Donovan
9.58
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 79 80 13 47 37 3 38 .277 .364 .464 260
ON PACE 117 118 19 69 54 4 56 .277 .364 .464 386
3-YEAR AVG 40 29 3 18 13 1 11 .251 .326 .412 86
Career 238 190 28 114 92 8 80 .248 .327 .418
Career Brendan Donovan
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2022 STL 73 59 2 26 26 1 31 .274 .385 .363 187
ON PACE 109 88 3 39 39 1 46 .274 .385 .363 280
3-YEAR AVG . . . 0
Career 73 59 2 26 26 1 31 .274 .385 .363
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