Who Should I Draft?

Mike Moustakas or Eduardo Escobar (2019)

 
Experts' Pick
 
  Mike Moustakas
3B,DH - MIL
Mike Moustakas
Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
Expert
Recommendation
97%
Recommended by
57 of 59 experts
3%
Recommended by
2 of 59 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 75# 122
Best Rank# 37# 67
Worst Rank# 107# 205
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 139# 176
Best Rank# 105# 159
Worst Rank# 145# 235
   
Projections 
   
Runs7272
Home Runs3121
RBI8976
Stolen Bases24
Batting Average.260.261
   
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  Mike Moustakas
3B,DH - MIL
Mike Moustakas
Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
2018 Stats 
   
   
At Bats573566
   
Runs6675
   
Hits144154
   
Singles8280
   
Doubles3348
   
Triples13
   
Home Runs2823
   
RBI9584
   
Stolen Bases42
   
Caught Stealing14
   
Walks4952
   
Strikeouts103126
   
Batting Average.251.272
   
On Base Pct.315.334
   
Slugging Pct.459.489
   
On-base Plus Slugging.774.824
   
  Mike Moustakas
3B,DH - MIL
Mike Moustakas
Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
2019 Projections 
   
   
At Bats536546
   
Runs7272
   
Hits139143
   
Singles8082
   
Doubles2835
   
Triples15
   
Home Runs3121
   
RBI8976
   
Stolen Bases24
   
Caught Stealing13
   
Walks4445
   
Strikeouts95116
   
Batting Average.260.261
   
On Base Pct.317.317
   
Slugging Pct.491.457
   
On-base Plus Slugging.807.774
   
  Mike Moustakas
3B,DH - MIL
Mike Moustakas
Eduardo Escobar
3B,SS - ARI
Eduardo Escobar
News 
 Mike Moustakas went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in Tuesday's win over the Padres.
Connor Rooney
Tue, Sep 17th
Eduardo Escobar hit his 35th homer of the season in Monday's win over the Marlins.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Sep 17th
 Mike Moustakas went 2-for-3 with a walk and a two-run home run in Saturday's win over the Cardinals.
Connor Rooney
Sun, Sep 15th
Eduardo Escobar went 2-for-4 with an RBI as the D'Backs fell to the Reds 4-3 on Friday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sat, Sep 14th
 Brewers third baseman Mike Moustakas went 3-for-4 with two home runs, five RBI, and a walk in Wednesday's win over the Marlins. The homers were his 32nd and 33rd of the season.
Mike Maher
Thu, Sep 12th
Eduardo Escobar went 2-for-4 with a homer and two RBI as the D'Backs fell to the Mets 3-2 on Tuesday evening.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Wed, Sep 11th
 Mike Moustakas (hand) remains out of the lineup Saturday again the the Cubs.
Brad Camara
Sat, Sep 7th
Eduardo Escobar went 0-for-3 with a walk and a run scored in the D'Backs' 4-3 loss to the Reds on Sunday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Sep 9th
 Mike Moustakas (wrist) is not in Friday's lineup against the Cubs.
Brad Camara
Fri, Sep 6th
Eduardo Escobar hit his 33rd homer of the year in Monday's 14-7 win over the Padres.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Sep 2nd
Notes 
 Moustakas has been an excellent source of power for several years running now and doesn't have as much swing and miss in his game as you might imagine. Now that he qualifies at second base and is back in Milwaukee, there is a strong case for drafting him within the top 100 overall.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros
 
 Moustakas and Travis Shaw are similar players who will now share an infield in Milwaukee, with Moustakas currently penciled in at┬ásecond base after Shaw moved over there from third last year. Regardless of where they line up defensively, Shaw and Moustakas are both lefty sluggers who are good bets to deliver 30+ home runs and 90+ RBIs in the Miller Park bandbox. Neither is likely to be of much help in batting average or stolen bases, but they are useful players to own, especially considering they will have multi-position eligibility.
Andrew Seifter - FantasyPros
 
 Moustakas rejoined the Brewers on his second straight one-year deal, so drafters might have missed their window to snag a power bat at a discount. He didn't fare any better with the Brewers (.256/.326/.441) than the Royals (.249/.309/.468), but a park and lineup upgrade should boost the third baseman's draft price. While the ultra-high launch angle limits his batting-average upside despite a career 15.6% strikeout rate, he'll broach another 30 long runs now that he's signed with time to get ready by Opening Day.
Andrew Gould - FantasyPros