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Yandy Diaz or Taylor Ward

Who Should I Start? - Week 25 • Start New
Yandy Diaz

Yandy Diaz

3BTampa Bay Rays TB
Taylor Ward

Taylor Ward

RFLos Angeles Angels of Anaheim LAA
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Diaz over Ward

 
 
 
 
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Includes Detailed Projections

Latest News Yandy Diaz
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🔓 EXPERT ANALYSIS

Owners starting Ward over Diaz

 
 
 
 
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Latest News Taylor Ward
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Performance Yandy Diaz
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.000000.2000.00001
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.320003.3700.32007
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Performance Taylor Ward
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AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.231141.3130.46204
Season stats based on the past 7 days

AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.300163.3890.43319
Season stats based on the past 14 days
Next Up Own/Start Comparison
OWN/START Yandy Diaz
OWN
74%
-16.07 compared to last week
START
43%
-38.46 compared to last week
OWN/START Taylor Ward
OWN
83%
+22.13 compared to last week
START
75%
+19.07 compared to last week
Next Up Consensus Rankings
Expert Consensus Yandy Diaz
21st
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Expert Consensus Taylor Ward
46th
Average Ranking of Fantasy Experts
Next Up Player Breakdowns
Breakdown Yandy Diaz

    Overview

  • He is eligible to play multiple positions including: 3B 1B DH . However, he plays 3B most often.
  • Experts rank this player at 22nd among 3B's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 9th.
  • The current leader among 3B's is Alex Bregman
  • He is doing better than most people thought he would.
  • In the past two weeks he has had an awful lot of time off. Either he isn't an every day player or he is coming back from an injury of some sort. I suggest checking out his news page to get a closer look.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 229th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.291
  • Ranked 109th in batting average with 0.275
  • Top 75 on base percentage and is currently ranked 59th with 0.365
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 158th with 0.430
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 113th with 0.794
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 316th with 1
  • Top 50 in walks and is currently ranked 45th with 20
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 200th in RBI with 19
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 129th in runs scored with 23
  • Slight decline in numbers lately at 1 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.036, OBP: +0.043, HRs: -4, RBI: -11, Runs: +6, Wlks: +6, Stls: +2,
Breakdown Taylor Ward

    Overview

  • Experts rank this player at 47th among OF's. Based on his stats from the past 60 days, he is currently ranked 28th.
  • The current leader among OF's is Oscar Gonzalez
  • He is doing much better than most people thought he would.
  • Trending Batting Stats

  • Ranked 318th in BABIP (Batting Average on Balls In Play) with 0.260
  • Ranked 243rd in batting average with 0.237
  • Not overly impressive with on base percentage currently ranked 195th with 0.314
  • Not too impressive with slugging percentage currently ranked 236th with 0.373
  • Not too impressive with on base plus slugging currently ranked 224th with 0.687
  • Not very impressive in steals and is currently ranked 357th with 2
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 162nd in RBI with 22
  • Not too impressive and is currently ranked 213th in runs scored with 17
  • His average points in the past two weeks have remained fairly consistant and rose slightly by 0.2 PPG.
  • At this point in the season his numbers compared to last years: AVG: +0.027, OBP: +0.032, HRs: +11, RBI: +26, Runs: +31, Wlks: +36, Stls: +3,
Next Up Health Check
Injury Yandy Diaz

No Injury Reported

Injury Taylor Ward

No Injury Reported

Next Up Matchup Comparison
Matchups Yandy Diaz
DateOpponentResult
Sep 27@CLEMcKenzie
Sep 28@CLEBieber
Sep 29@CLEMorris
Sep 30@HOUVerlander
Oct 01@HOUUrquidy
Oct 02@HOUValdez
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.118122.1670.29404
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Matchups Taylor Ward
DateOpponentResult
Sep 27VS OAKKaprielian
Sep 28VS OAKMartinez
Sep 29VS OAKIrvin
Sep 30VS TEXOtto
Oct 01VS TEXRagans
Oct 02VS TEX
AVG HR RBI R OBP SLG SB GP
.27661413.4020.566121
Season stats based on this weeks opponents
Next Up Ratings Comparison
Rating Yandy Diaz
12.87
FantasySP Player Rating
Rating Taylor Ward
8.21
FantasySP Player Rating
Next Up Career Comparison
Career Yandy Diaz
YEAR TM GP H HR R RBI SB BB AVG OBP SLG PTS
2017 CLE 49 41 0 25 13 2 21 .263 .352 .327 97
2018 CLE 39 34 1 15 15 0 11 .312 .375 .422 78
2019 TB 83 85 16 55 40 2 35 .266 .337 .484 257
2020 TB 47 42 2 19 12 0 34 .280 .416 .353 105
2021 TB 137 118 13 63 64 1 70 .249 .347 .378 429
2022 TB 129 128 8 66 49 2 73 .288 .394 .411 448
ON PACE 137 136 8 70 52 2 77 .288 .394 .411 477
3-YEAR AVG 89 82 10 46 39 1 46 .260 .355 .410 263
Career 484 448 40 243 193 7 244 .271 .367 .403
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 120 116 19 62 57 4 55 .267 .351 .445 385
ON PACE 127 123 20 66 60 4 58 .267 .351 .445 410
3-YEAR AVG 40 29 3 18 13 1 11 .251 .326 .412 86
Career 279 226 34 129 112 9 97 .248 .327 .416
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