Who Should I Draft?

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. or Nick Markakis (2019)

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nick Markakis
RF - ATL
Nick Markakis
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
Expert
Recommendation
60%
Recommended by
33 of 55 experts
40%
Recommended by
22 of 55 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 145# 149
Best Rank# 101# 79
Worst Rank# 220# 244
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 248# 241
Best Rank# 221# 208
Worst Rank# 296# 309
   
Projections 
   
Runs6456
Home Runs1116
RBI7158
Stolen Bases15
Batting Average.279.267
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert-MiLB
   
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# 122# 143
   
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# 138# 147
   
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Yahoo! Sports
# 147# 148
   
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# 181
   
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# 133# 165
   
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# 130# 159
   
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# 146# 154
   
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# 166# 187
   
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# 154# 118
   
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# 210
   
  Nick Markakis
RF - ATL
Nick Markakis
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2018 Stats 
   
   
At Bats623249
   
Runs7830
   
Hits18570
   
Singles12651
   
Doubles438
   
Triples20
   
Home Runs1411
   
RBI9335
   
Stolen Bases11
   
Caught Stealing12
   
Walks729
   
Strikeouts8059
   
Batting Average.297.281
   
On Base Pct.366.309
   
Slugging Pct.440.446
   
On-base Plus Slugging.806.755
   
  Nick Markakis
RF - ATL
Nick Markakis
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2019 Projections 
   
   
At Bats527443
   
Runs6456
   
Hits147118
   
Singles10381
   
Doubles3320
   
Triples11
   
Home Runs1116
   
RBI7158
   
Stolen Bases15
   
Caught Stealing13
   
Walks5920
   
Strikeouts8198
   
Batting Average.279.267
   
On Base Pct.352.299
   
Slugging Pct.408.425
   
On-base Plus Slugging.759.724
   
  Nick Markakis
RF - ATL
Nick Markakis
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
2B,SS - TOR
Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
News 
 Nick Markakis will take a day off on Tuesday. If needed, he will be available from the bench.
Garett Thomas
Tue, Apr 16th
Lourdes Gurriel will be sent to Triple-A Buffalo on Monday, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports. He went 0-for-1 in a pinch-hit appearance Sunday against the Rays.
John Aubin
Sun, Apr 14th
 Braves outfielder Nick Markakis went 1-for-4 with a home run, a walk, and two runs scored in Sunday's win over the New York Mets.
Mike Maher
Mon, Apr 15th
Lourdes Gurriel went 1-for-3 at the plate and drove in two runs as the Blues Jays defeated the Rays by a 3-1 score on Saturday.
John Aubin
Sun, Apr 14th
 Braves outfielder Nick Markakis went 2-for-4 with a walk, a double, a home run, two runs scored, and two RBIs in Saturday's win over the New York Mets.
Mike Maher
Sun, Apr 14th
Lourdes Gurriel finished 1-for-2 at the plate while walking twice and striking out once as the Blue Jays lost to the Red Sox on Thursday by a 7-6 score.
John Aubin
Fri, Apr 12th
 Braves outfielder Nick Markakis went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in Tuesday's win over the Colorado Rockies.
Mike Maher
Wed, Apr 10th
Lourdes Gurriel went 0-for-3 at the plate with a strikeout as the Blue Jays lost to the Indians by a 7-2 score on Saturday.
John Aubin
Sun, Apr 7th
 Braves outfielder Nick Markakis went 5-for-5 with three doubles, five RBIs, and three runs scored in Thursday's win over the Chicago Cubs.
Mike Maher
Fri, Apr 5th
Lourdes Gurriel finished 0-for-4 at the plate with two strikeouts as the Blue Jays lost to the Tigers on Sunday by a 4-3 score.
John Aubin
Mon, Apr 1st
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