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Who Should I Draft?

Jesus Luzardo or David Price (2020)

Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  David Price
SP - LAD
David Price
Jesus Luzardo
SP,RP - OAK
Jesus Luzardo
Expert
Recommendation
51%
Recommended by
20 of 39 experts
49%
Recommended by
19 of 39 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 46# 60
Best Rank# 29# 25
Worst Rank# 79# 359
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 145# 122
Best Rank# 131# 94
Worst Rank# 166# 129
   
Projections 
   
Strikeouts150127
Wins118
Saves00
ERA3.803.78
WHIP1.201.24
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Staff Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
# 38
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 59# 67
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 53# 60
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 44# 69
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 45# 46
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 49# 52
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 46# 85
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 40# 59
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 42# 359
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 37# 45
   
Bobby Sylvester
FantasyPros
# 36
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 29# 63
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 52# 65
   
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 68# 74
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 36# 55
   
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 33# 51
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 69# 73
   
Sean Zerillo
The Action Network
# 37# 54
   
Nate Miller
FantasyPros
# 51# 56
   
Chris Mitchell
FantasyData
# 30# 40
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 39# 25
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 34# 27
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 40# 36
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 61# 37
   
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The Fantasy Fix
# 42# 39
   
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RotoBaller
# 46# 41
   
Tyler Thompson
Fantasy Six Pack
# 47# 43
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 48# 44
   
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 55# 45
   
Bill Dubiel
RotoBaller
# 50# 46
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 56# 48
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 53# 52
   
Mark Ross
Athlon Sports
# 54# 53
   
Dennis Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
# 57# 55
   
Chris Meaney
The Athletic
# 61# 56
   
Andrea LaMont
Lenny Melnick Fantasy Sports
# 77# 57
   
George Kurtz
FantasyData
# 60# 58
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 63# 61
   
Jason Johnson
Understanding Fantasy Baseball
# 79# 66
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  David Price
SP - LAD
David Price
Jesus Luzardo
SP,RP - OAK
Jesus Luzardo
2019 Stats 
   
   
Games Played226
   
Games Started220
   
Innings Pitched107.212.0
   
Wins70
   
Losses50
   
Saves02
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds02
   
Hits Allowed1095
   
Earned Runs512
   
Home Runs Allowed151
   
Strikeouts12816
   
Walks323
   
ERA4.281.50
   
WHIP1.310.67
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  David Price
SP - LAD
David Price
Jesus Luzardo
SP,RP - OAK
Jesus Luzardo
2020 Projections 
   
   
Games Played2627
   
Games Started2623
   
Innings Pitched141.8125.7
   
Wins118
   
Losses66
   
Saves00
   
Blown Saves00
   
Holds01
   
Hits Allowed130115
   
Earned Runs6053
   
Home Runs Allowed2017
   
Strikeouts150127
   
Walks4141
   
ERA3.803.78
   
WHIP1.201.24
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  David Price
SP - LAD
David Price
Jesus Luzardo
SP,RP - OAK
Jesus Luzardo
News 
 David Price allowed two runs in 1.1 innings against the Reds Monday, surrendering three hits and two walks while striking out three.
Connor Rooney
Tue, Mar 3rd
Jesus Luzardo was fantastic on Saturday, striking out eight batters in just 3 1/3 innings pitched.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, Mar 8th
 David Price will formally be traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers as a piece in the Mookie Betts 'megadeal.'
Connor Rooney
Sun, Feb 9th
Jesus Luzardo started for the A’s on Sunday against the Indians allowing one hit over three innings while striking out three.
Aaron Hudson
Mon, Mar 2nd
 Multiple outlets report David Price has been traded to the Dodgers as part of the blockbuster Mookie Betts deal.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Feb 4th
Jesus Luzardo struck out two over two scoreless innings versus the Padres on Tuesday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Feb 25th
  A's manager Bob Melvin says there is no plan for a specific innings limit on Jesus Luzardo or A.J. Puk at this point.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Feb 13th
Notes 
 Although Price's 2019 numbers look ugly, remember that he had a low-3.00 ERA before giving up 20 runs over a four-start stretch after he was bothered by a cyst in his wrist. He had the highest strikeout rate of his career and his lowest FIP and xFIP since 2016. Now in the National League with the Dodgers, Price should have plenty left to give fantasy owners. Just downgrade your innings projections, as the Dodgers will likely look to keep Price's workload in check in preparation for the postseason.
Dan Harris - FantasyPros
It's going to be difficult to find a fantasy player who isn't salivating to draft Luzardo, particularly after an expected breakout season was derailed by injuries last year. Now, purportedly without an innings restriction, Luzardo looks ready to fulfill the potential he has oozed throughout his career. Armed with four elite pitches and the ability to sit at 96 miles per hour, the only thing that looks to be able to hold Luzardo down is health. Absent injury concerns, he should be a monster.
Dan Harris - FantasyPros
  I want to move Lazardo further up these rankings because of his lights-out arsenal and pitching in Oakland helps those ratio's, but rookie innings limits are real and I am concerned that he won't pitch enough to reach his enormous ceiling. Guarantee me 210 innings pitched and he is a Top 40 Pick for me. I expect more like 130-150 and with some rookie struggles, that drops him down significantly. 2021 he will be hotter than Walker Buehler was.
Chris Mitchell - FantasyData
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