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ARI
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Yordan Alvarez or C.J. Cron

Who Should I Start? - Week 19 • Start New
Yordan Alvarez

Yordan Alvarez

DHHouston Astros HOU
C.J. Cron

C.J. Cron

1BColorado Rockies COL
OR
🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Alvarez over Cron

 
 
 
 
START BOTH START BENCH BOTH BN

Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yordan Alvarez
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Cron over Alvarez

 
 
 
 
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Latest News C.J. Cron
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Performance Yordan Alvarez
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.273125.3460.40906
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.250147.3490.333010
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance C.J. Cron
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.111012.2730.22205
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.167013.2500.25009
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Yordan Alvarez
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
98%
+0.25 compared to last week
OWN/START C.J. Cron
OWN
100%
No change since last week.
START
87%
No change since last week.
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yordan Alvarez
4th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus C.J. Cron
7th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Yordan Alvarez

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: DH LF . However, he plays DH most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 4th among DH's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 1st.
  • The current leader among DH's is Yordan Alvarez
  • He is putting up slightly better numbers than the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 260th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.298
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.283 and is currently ranked 62nd
  • Top 20 on base percentage and is currently ranked 17th with 0.382
  • Top 10 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 10th with 0.592
  • Top 15 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 11th with 0.975
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 395th with 1
  • Top 10 in walks and is currently ranked 8th with 99
  • Top 15 in RBI and is currently ranked 12th with 132
  • Top 15 in runs scored and is currently ranked 11th with 123
  • He's got a lot of power and is currently ranked 6th in HRs with 51
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.02, OBP: +0.063, HRs: -4, RBI: -35, Runs: -26, Wlks: +7, Stls: EVEN,
Breakdown C.J. Cron

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 1B DH . However, he plays 1B most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 8th among 1B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 11th.
  • The current leader among 1B's is Freddie Freeman
  • He is putting up the kind of numbers the experts expected him to.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 126th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.326
  • Top 75 in batting average with 0.281 and is currently ranked 64th
  • Top 100 on base percentage and is currently ranked 85th with 0.350
  • Top 35 in slugging percentage and is currently ranked 30th with 0.529
  • Top 35 in on base plus slugging and is currently ranked 31st with 0.879
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 381st with 1
  • Top 25 in RBI and is currently ranked 25th with 125
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 104th in runs scored with 90
  • Top 50 in HRs and is currently ranked 45th with 37
  • 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: -0.024, OBP: -0.059, HRs: -8, RBI: -25, Runs: -16, Wlks: -30, Stls: -1,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yordan Alvarez

No Injury Reported

Injury C.J. Cron

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Yordan Alvarez
DateOpponentResult
Aug 15@CHWCueto 5-5L 4-2
Aug 16@CHWLambert 1-2L 4-3
Aug 17@CHWKopech
Aug 18@CHWGiolito
Aug 19@ATL
Aug 20@ATLStrider
Aug 21@ATLMorton
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.231132.3130.46204
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups C.J. Cron
DateOpponentResult
Aug 16@STLHelsley 7-1L 5-4
Aug 17@STLMontgomery
Aug 18@STLWainwright
Aug 19VS SFWood
Aug 20VS SFCobb
Aug 21VS SFJunis
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.184163.2560.316010
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yordan Alvarez
30.36
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating C.J. Cron
12.02
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Yordan Alvarez
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2019 HOU 105 112 28 63 81 0 59 .302 .399 .606 371
2020 HOU 2 2 1 2 4 0 0 .250 .333 .625 11
2021 HOU 159 164 35 104 112 1 62 .282 .358 .539 593
2022 HOU 90 92 30 69 71 1 60 .300 .415 .642 415
ON PACE 123 126 41 94 97 1 82 .300 .415 .642 569
3-YEAR AVG 89 93 21 56 66 0 40 .290 .374 .566 325
Career 356 370 94 238 268 2 181 .292 .384 .584
Career C.J. Cron
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2014 ANA 73 60 10 27 36 0 10 .269 .303 .466 150
2015 ANA 113 99 16 37 51 3 17 .262 .299 .439 236
2016 ANA 116 113 16 51 69 2 24 .278 .325 .467 301
2017 ANA 100 84 16 39 56 3 22 .248 .305 .437 223
2018 TB 140 127 30 68 74 1 37 .253 .323 .493 356
2019 MIN 127 117 25 51 79 0 30 .253 .311 .467 322
2020 DET 13 8 4 9 8 0 9 .190 .346 .548 41
2021 COL 140 132 28 69 91 1 59 .286 .377 .540 494
2022 COL 103 102 20 53 66 0 29 .262 .318 .485 326
ON PACE 141 140 27 72 90 0 39 .262 .318 .485 447
3-YEAR AVG 93 86 19 43 59 0 33 .266 .345 .505 286
Career 925 842 165 404 530 10 237 .263 .323 .478
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