Who Should I Draft?

Eduardo Escobar or Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (2019)

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
Expert
Recommendation
80%
Recommended by
45 of 56 experts
20%
Recommended by
11 of 56 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 122# 149
Best Rank# 67# 79
Worst Rank# 205# 244
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 176# 241
Best Rank# 159# 208
Worst Rank# 235# 309
   
Projections 
   
Runs7256
Home Runs2116
RBI7658
Stolen Bases45
Batting Average.261.267
   
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# 140# 147
   
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# 108# 142
   
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# 67# 204
   
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# 94
   
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  Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2018 Stats 
   
   
At Bats566249
   
Runs7530
   
Hits15470
   
Singles8051
   
Doubles488
   
Triples30
   
Home Runs2311
   
RBI8435
   
Stolen Bases21
   
Caught Stealing42
   
Walks529
   
Strikeouts12659
   
Batting Average.272.281
   
On Base Pct.334.309
   
Slugging Pct.489.446
   
On-base Plus Slugging.824.755
   
  Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2019 Projections 
   
   
At Bats546443
   
Runs7256
   
Hits143118
   
Singles8281
   
Doubles3520
   
Triples51
   
Home Runs2116
   
RBI7658
   
Stolen Bases45
   
Caught Stealing33
   
Walks4520
   
Strikeouts11698
   
Batting Average.261.267
   
On Base Pct.317.299
   
Slugging Pct.457.425
   
On-base Plus Slugging.774.724
   
  Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
News 
 Eduardo Escobar went 1-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored in the D'Backs' 10-3 win over the Nationals on Saturday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, Jun 16th
Lourdes Gurriel went 2-for-4 with a home run, four RBI and two runs scored in Sunday's 12-0 win over Houston.
John Aubin
Mon, Jun 17th
 Eduardo Escobar went 4-for-5 with two homers, a double, five RBI, and three runs scored as the D'Backs beat the Phillies 13-8 on Monday night.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Jun 11th
Lourdes Gurriel went 2-for-4 with a double and a solo home run in Sunday's loss to the Diamondbacks.
John Aubin
Sun, Jun 9th
 Eduardo Escobar went 1-for-4 with a walk, an RBI, and a run scored as the D'Backs beat the Blue Jays 8-2 on Friday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sat, Jun 8th
Lourdes Gurriel went 4-for-4 with two singles, double, home run, two RBI and three runs in a 10-1 victory against the Padres on Sunday.
John Aubin
Mon, May 27th
 Eduardo Escobar went 2-for-4 with a homer, two RBI, and two runs scored in the D'Backs' 7-1 win over the Mets on Sunday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, Jun 2nd
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. went 1-for-3 with a solo home run on Friday as the Blue Jays lost to the Padres by a 6-3 score.
John Aubin
Sat, May 25th
 Eduardo Escobar went 2-for-5 with a homer, three RBI, and two runs scored as the D'Backs fell to the Rockies 11-10 on Thursday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Fri, May 31st
Lourdes Gurriel will start playing in the outfield at Triple-A Buffalo to work towards becoming a super-utility player, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.
John Aubin
Sun, May 5th
Notes 
  On a 162-game pace, Gurriel was a 27 homer hitter with a .281 batting average and 87 RBIs. He may not keep up that pace with a full season's worth of at bats, but you can argue that is his upside which would make for an exceptional value late in drafts.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros