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Who Should I Draft?

Eugenio Suarez or DJ LeMahieu (2020)

Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Eugenio Suarez
3B - CIN
Eugenio Suarez
DJ LeMahieu
1B,2B,3B - NYY
DJ LeMahieu
Expert
Recommendation
56%
Recommended by
25 of 45 experts
44%
Recommended by
20 of 45 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 44# 51
Best Rank# 16# 26
Worst Rank# 94# 99
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 75# 62
Best Rank# 66# 54
Worst Rank# 90# 63
   
Projections 
   
Runs3134
Home Runs136
RBI3627
Stolen Bases12
Batting Average.271.300
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-IL10
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 43# 99
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 40# 55
   
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
# 57# 66
   
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 44# 54
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 45# 77
   
Tim Young
Brewer Rat
# 16# 51
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 50# 58
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 37# 72
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 48# 57
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 42# 51
   
Chet Gresham
The Fake Baseball
# 48# 59
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 38# 40
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 39# 69
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 23# 37
   
Bill Dubiel
RotoBaller
# 40# 47
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 36# 59
   
Donkey Teeth
Razzball
# 39# 43
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 54# 65
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 24# 61
   
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 44# 56
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 39# 85
   
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 38# 56
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 29# 56
   
Sean Zerillo
The Action Network
# 47# 57
   
Chris Mitchell
FantasyData
# 51# 78
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 38# 26
   
Dennis Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
# 39# 32
   
Matt Brandon
Matt Brandon
# 39# 38
   
George Kurtz
FantasyData
# 41# 37
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 44# 36
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 49# 48
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 50# 46
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 51# 44
   
Mark Ross
Athlon Sports
# 51# 49
   
Andrea LaMont
Lenny Melnick Fantasy Sports
# 51# 46
   
Nate Miller
FantasyPros
# 52# 50
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 52# 41
   
Staff Rankings
Roto Ranks
# 54# 48
   
Tyler Thompson
Fantasy Six Pack
# 61# 58
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 62# 47
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 69# 45
   
Jason Johnson
Understanding Fantasy Baseball
# 70# 27
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 74# 56
   
Staff Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
# 74# 54
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 94# 53
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Eugenio Suarez
3B - CIN
Eugenio Suarez
DJ LeMahieu
1B,2B,3B - NYY
DJ LeMahieu
2019 Stats 
   
   
At Bats575602
   
Runs87109
   
Hits156197
   
Singles83136
   
Doubles2233
   
Triples22
   
Home Runs4926
   
RBI103102
   
Stolen Bases35
   
Caught Stealing22
   
Walks7046
   
Strikeouts18990
   
Batting Average.271.327
   
On Base Pct.358.375
   
Slugging Pct.572.518
   
On-base Plus Slugging.930.893
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Eugenio Suarez
3B - CIN
Eugenio Suarez
DJ LeMahieu
1B,2B,3B - NYY
DJ LeMahieu
2020 Projections 
   
   
At Bats193203
   
Runs3134
   
Hits5261
   
Singles2943
   
Doubles911
   
Triples11
   
Home Runs136
   
RBI3627
   
Stolen Bases12
   
Caught Stealing11
   
Walks2517
   
Strikeouts5933
   
Batting Average.271.300
   
On Base Pct.354.353
   
Slugging Pct.524.452
   
On-base Plus Slugging.878.804
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Eugenio Suarez
3B - CIN
Eugenio Suarez
DJ LeMahieu
1B,2B,3B - NYY
DJ LeMahieu
News 
 3B Eugenio Suarez is a “100 percent healthy.” said Reds’ manager David Bell.
Brad Camara
Fri, Jul 3rd
The Yankees officially placed LeMahieu on the 10-day IL following his COVID-19 diagnosis on Saturday.
Joe Buttgereit - Fantasy Sports Nerdz
Wed, Jul 8th
 Reds GM Dick Williams says Eugenio Suarez (shoulder) is "100 percent".
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Jun 4th
2B DJ LeMahieu has tested positive for Coronavirus.
Brad Camara
Sat, Jul 4th
 Eugenio Suarez is fully recovered from his swimming injury in January, and is full-go for whenever the 2020 season will begin.
Carmen Maiorano - Carm's Clubhouse
Thu, May 21st
 
 Eugenio Suarez (shoulder) took some swings in the batting cage on Friday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Fri, Mar 6th
 
 Eugenio Suarez (shoulder) has begun light throwing workouts at Reds camp.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Feb 27th
 
Notes 
 Eugenio Suarez has often been one of the most overlooked players in fantasy, but now, it seems like there's risk with the profile. Not only is he coming back from a shoulder injury, but you're banking on a pace of 45-plus home runs again to provide the value you need. He's essentially empty power, as he doesn't hit for a good average, nor will he still bases for you. The position is deep enough that you can move past Suarez and his red flags.
Michael Waterloo - FantasyPros
There's a fallacy out there that when players leave Coors Field, their production and subsequent fantasy value dips. DJ LeMahieu disproved that in 2019, as he had the best numbers of his career. There aren't a lot of question marks with his peripherals, but the main hesitation that fantasy managers should have with LeMahieu is that 2019 was his clear outlier. With the multi-position eligibility, he's worth grabbing at this point in hopes for a repeat or at least close to a repeat for his on-pace numbers.
Michael Waterloo - FantasyPros
 Few hitters benefited as much from the postponement of the season as did Suarez, whose shoulder woes made his availability for Opening Day questionable. He'll now likely be at or close to full strength when the season begins. Whether he can repeat his near-50 homer performance is another question (he likely can't), but you should draft him as you would few to no health concerns.
Dan Harris - FantasyPros
LeMahieu may have been the most shocking breakout last year, moving from a .276 hitter with limited power at Coors to all of a sudden 26 HRs, 102 RBIs and a .327 BA away from Coors. You can expect some regression but his 2019 campaign was just too great to discount him in the 6th or 7th round.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros
 This is your reminder that Suarez hit 49 home runs last season. He, of course, ended up with 100+ RBIs for the second straight season too, and his batting average won't even kill you. The fact that you can get him a round or two after Kris Bryant is absolute gold.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros