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Who Should I Draft?

Mike Moustakas or Yoan Moncada (2020)

Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
Experts' Pick
  Yoan Moncada
2B,3B - CWS
Yoan Moncada
Mike Moustakas
2B,3B - CIN
Mike Moustakas
Recommended by
42 of 45 experts
Recommended by
3 of 45 experts
ECR# 39# 70
Best Rank# 18# 32
Worst Rank# 71# 111
Composite# 68# 98
Best Rank# 63# 93
Worst Rank# 106# 107
Home Runs1013
Stolen Bases41
Batting Average.280.263
Injury Alert--
Expert Ranks 
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 28# 61
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 36# 87
Staff Rankings
FullTime Fantasy
# 18# 79
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
# 38# 76
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 61# 65
Site Projections
# 65# 108
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 39# 65
Tim Young
Brewer Rat
# 40# 47
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 43# 86
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 22# 71
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 42# 74
Andrew Gould
# 40# 69
Chet Gresham
The Fake Baseball
# 38# 69
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 45# 67
Chris Meaney
# 39# 90
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 46# 70
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 29# 111
Andrea LaMont
Lenny Melnick Fantasy Sports
# 52# 94
Mark Ross
Athlon Sports
# 42# 70
Matt Brandon
Matt Brandon
# 45# 82
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 40# 62
Bill Dubiel
# 51# 67
Nick Mariano
# 54# 66
Bobby Sylvester
# 50# 63
Tyler Thompson
Fantasy Six Pack
# 47# 68
Jason Johnson
Understanding Fantasy Baseball
# 36# 97
Donkey Teeth
# 46# 74
Dan Harris
# 51# 58
Pierre Camus
# 41# 74
Andrew Seifter
# 44# 71
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 31# 60
Dennis Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
# 44# 72
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 31# 67
Ariel Cohen
# 52# 70
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 31# 74
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 55# 71
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 45# 71
Carmen Maiorano
# 46# 74
Sean Zerillo
The Action Network
# 46# 58
George Kurtz
# 42# 65
Nate Miller
# 34# 72
Staff Rankings
Roto Ranks
# 30# 64
Chris Mitchell
# 40# 32
Fantasy Team Advice
# 62# 59
Mario Mergola
# 71# 64
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Yoan Moncada
2B,3B - CWS
Yoan Moncada
Mike Moustakas
2B,3B - CIN
Mike Moustakas
2019 Stats 
At Bats511523
Home Runs2535
Stolen Bases103
Caught Stealing30
Batting Average.315.254
On Base Pct.367.329
Slugging Pct.548.516
On-base Plus Slugging.915.845
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Yoan Moncada
2B,3B - CWS
Yoan Moncada
Mike Moustakas
2B,3B - CIN
Mike Moustakas
2020 Projections 
At Bats202200
Home Runs1013
Stolen Bases41
Caught Stealing20
Batting Average.280.263
On Base Pct.345.324
Slugging Pct.495.504
On-base Plus Slugging.840.828
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Yoan Moncada
2B,3B - CWS
Yoan Moncada
Mike Moustakas
2B,3B - CIN
Mike Moustakas
 Yoan Moncada was held out of team workouts on Monday.
Joe Buttgereit - Fantasy Sports Nerdz
Mon, Jul 6th
 Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports the White Sox and Yoan Moncada are in agreement on a five-year extension that includes a club option.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Mar 5th
 Yoan Moncada is going to have a high BABIP, but a .406 BABIP even for Moncada is high, and it's a big reason for his .315 batting average in 2019, which is the clear outlier of his albeit young career so far. Moncada saw his strikeout rate go down in 2019 to 27.5%, but his walk rate also decreased from 2018. For a player who has a 70 speed tool, his high for steals in a season in the big leagues is 12. The way the White Sox are with their approach to steals is a reason that you shouldn't expect Moncada, Luis Robert, or Tim Anderson to carry you in those categories. At a deep position, you can easily pivot away from Moncada at this price point.
Michael Waterloo - FantasyPros
Mike Moustakas is the poster child for betting on yourself, as he's done so in back-to-back seasons. Now he's in Cincinnati, which we know is a great hitter's venue, so he won't experience any drop-off from leaving Milwaukee. What's more, Moustakas is playing second base, which makes him even more valuable than if he only had third base eligibility like in years past. The power is real, and so is this value for Moose in drafts.
Michael Waterloo - FantasyPros
 The former top overall prospect had a heck of a season in 2019 but his .400 BABIP is almost certainly not going to repeat in 2020. Even still, this young stud has room for more growth and could provide 30 homers plus 10 steals for fantasy owners.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros
Moustakas is a virtual lock to hit 30+ homers with 80+ RBIs but he doesn't steal any bags and with the power will likely come a sub-optimal batting average. You could do worse in the 9th round, however, because at the very least, he is a reliable three-category contributor.
Bobby Sylvester - FantasyPros
 Moncada has imperfections but I can't help but dream on the tools. He is a physical freak with flaws that have prevented him from fully realizing his ability. I will continue to push him higher up my rankings than others do until I finally no longer can justify doing it. 2B/3B eligibility in leagues where he qualifies that way makes it that much easier to buy into the upside.
Chris Mitchell - FantasyData
Consistent 30 home run seasons eligible at 2B and 3B in an upgraded CIncy lineup. The Moose is loose and I am owning many many shares.
Chris Mitchell - FantasyData
 High upside pick, well worth his ADP. Broke out last season and is still only 24 years old. Has good a shot as anyone to jump into the top two rounds next season.
Michael Petropoulos - BRoto Fantasy
Perennially underrated. In a great hitters park he should reach 30+ homers again.
Michael Petropoulos - BRoto Fantasy