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BAL
o31
-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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BUF
o34
-1.5
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PIT
o33.5
-3
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MIA
TB
o31.5
+1.5
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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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NE
o34
+1.5
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MIN
LV
o34
-2.5
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CIN
o33.5
-1.5
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GB
SF
o33.5
0
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WAS
o36.5
-3
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DET
o33
+2.5
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Austin Slater or Rafael Ortega

Who Should I Start? - Week 18 • Start New
Austin Slater

Austin Slater

RFSan Francisco Giants SF
Rafael Ortega

Rafael Ortega

LFChicago Cubs CHC
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Slater over Ortega

 
 
 
 
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ortega over Slater

 
 
 
 
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Performance Austin Slater
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.111001.2000.11125
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.158024.2200.237212
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Rafael Ortega
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.364001.4620.45504
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.286112.3330.429110
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Austin Slater
OWN
 
6%
-2.57 compared to last week
START
 
3%
-3.79 compared to last week
OWN/START Rafael Ortega
OWN
 
3%
-0.25 compared to last week
START
 
2%
-0.34 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Austin Slater
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Rafael Ortega
Not Ranked
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Austin Slater

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: CF RF LF . However, he plays CF most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among RF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 64th.
  • The current leader among RF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Top 35 in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.363 and is currently ranked 33rd
  • Top 50 in batting average with 0.286 and is currently ranked 50th
  • Top 35 on base percentage and is currently ranked 26th with 0.372
  • Top 100 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 100th with 0.461
  • Top 75 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 63rd with 0.832
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 112th with 14
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 348th in RBI with 39
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 288th in runs scored with 52
  • 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: +0.026, OBP: +0.043, HRs: -7, RBI: -9, Runs: -7, Wlks: -3, Stls: -7,
Breakdown Rafael Ortega

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: CF DH RF LF . However, he plays CF most often.
  • Experts don't even rank him among LF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 54th.
  • The current leader among LF's is Julio Rodriguez
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 112th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.329
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.278 and is currently ranked 74th
  • Top 75 on base percentage and is currently ranked 60th with 0.357
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 155th with 0.439
  • Top 100 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 100th with 0.796
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 126th with 17
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 265th in RBI with 53
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 238th in runs scored with 63
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.3 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: -0.05, OBP: -0.035, HRs: -6, RBI: -9, Runs: -19, Wlks: EVEN, Stls: -5,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Austin Slater

No Injury Reported

Injury Rafael Ortega

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Austin Slater
DateOpponentResult
Aug 01VS LADFerguson 1-0L 8-2
Aug 02VS LADAnderson 12-1L 9-5
Aug 03VS LADUrias 11-6L 3-0
Aug 04VS LADMartin 2-0L 5-3
Aug 06@OAKOller 1-5W 7-3
Aug 07@OAKMartinez
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.195245.2830.366314
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Rafael Ortega
DateOpponentResult
Aug 02@STLWainwright 8-8L 6-0
Aug 04@STLHelsley 6-1L 4-3
Aug 04@STLHicks 3-5L 7-2
Aug 05VS MIAFloro 0-1W 2-1
Aug 06VS MIALopez 7-7W 4-0
Aug 07VS MIALuzardo
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.382155.4470.588010
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Austin Slater
9.12
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Rafael Ortega
6.33
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Austin Slater
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2017 SF 34 33 3 15 16 0 8 .282 .339 .402 72
2018 SF 74 50 1 21 23 7 20 .251 .333 .307 105
2019 SF 68 40 5 20 21 1 22 .238 .333 .411 105
2020 SF 30 24 5 17 7 8 15 .282 .402 .506 87
2021 SF 131 68 12 39 33 14 28 .245 .324 .426 293
2022 SF 79 51 5 33 24 8 26 .270 .368 .418 198
ON PACE 119 77 7 49 36 12 39 .270 .368 .418 299
3-YEAR AVG 76 44 7 25 20 8 22 .249 .340 .434 162
Career 416 266 31 145 124 38 119 .257 .344 .403
Career Rafael Ortega
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2012 COL 2 2 0 0 0 1 1 .500 .667 .500 4
2016 ANA 66 43 1 24 16 8 13 .232 .283 .292 112
2018 MIA 41 31 0 10 7 5 10 .233 .287 .271 62
2019 ATL 38 18 2 8 10 3 8 .198 .263 .297 48
2021 CHC 102 83 11 43 33 12 30 .293 .363 .473 298
2022 CHC 85 56 5 24 24 7 30 .243 .328 .374 211
ON PACE 129 85 7 36 36 10 45 .243 .328 .374 322
3-YEAR AVG 70 51 7 26 22 8 19 .270 .339 .430 173
Career 334 233 19 109 90 36 92 .252 .320 .366
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OAK vs SF 4:07 PM EST Martinez
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PHI vs WAS 1:35 PM EST Nola
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