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Who Should I Draft?

Starlin Castro or Joc Pederson (2021)


Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Joc Pederson
1B,LF,RF,DH - CHC
Joc Pederson
Starlin Castro
2B,3B - WSH
Starlin Castro
Expert
Recommendation
89%
Recommended by
42 of 47 experts
11%
Recommended by
5 of 47 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 147# 186
Best Rank# 74# 117
Worst Rank# 216# 251
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 241# 341
Best Rank# 150# 299
Worst Rank# 255# 405
   
Projections 
   
Runs7361
Home Runs2817
RBI7165
Stolen Bases32
Batting Average.243.274
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 158
   
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 131
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 167# 218
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 164# 168
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 127# 181
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 152# 179
   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
# 77
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 90# 163
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 126# 148
   
Luke Gloeckner
Mr. Cheatsheet
# 166# 172
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 160# 196
   
Tim McCullough
Baseball Prospectus
# 182# 193
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 145# 179
   
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
# 144# 161
   
Jake Ciely
The Athletic
# 124# 181
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 143# 181
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 125
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 140
   
Adam Ronis
Fantasy Alarm
# 131# 176
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 166# 170
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 107# 172
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 165# 175
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 138# 190
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 74# 212
   
Donkey Teeth
Razzball
# 145
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 216# 251
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 131# 159
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 156# 211
   
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 124
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 130# 146
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 97# 117
   
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 140# 153
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 123
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 167
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 128# 139
   
Lucas Spence
Pitcher List
# 115
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 172# 183
   
Nate Miller
FantasyPros
# 153
   
Staff Rankings
Roto Ranks
# 154
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 156# 191
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 156
   
Nicklaus Gaut
RotoBaller
# 132# 143
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 150# 126
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 160# 153
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 183# 168
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 177
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 189# 186
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Joc Pederson
1B,LF,RF,DH - CHC
Joc Pederson
Starlin Castro
2B,3B - WSH
Starlin Castro
2020 Stats 
   
   
At Bats12160
   
Runs219
   
Hits2317
   
Singles1211
   
Doubles43
   
Triples01
   
Home Runs72
   
RBI164
   
Stolen Bases10
   
Caught Stealing00
   
Walks113
   
Strikeouts3413
   
Batting Average.190.283
   
On Base Pct.285.318
   
Slugging Pct.397.467
   
On-base Plus Slugging.681.784
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Joc Pederson
1B,LF,RF,DH - CHC
Joc Pederson
Starlin Castro
2B,3B - WSH
Starlin Castro
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats456492
   
Runs7361
   
Hits109135
   
Singles5890
   
Doubles2225
   
Triples23
   
Home Runs2817
   
RBI7165
   
Stolen Bases32
   
Caught Stealing22
   
Walks5229
   
Strikeouts11698
   
Batting Average.243.274
   
On Base Pct.321.315
   
Slugging Pct.482.439
   
On-base Plus Slugging.803.754
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Joc Pederson
1B,LF,RF,DH - CHC
Joc Pederson
Starlin Castro
2B,3B - WSH
Starlin Castro
News 
 Joc Pederson went 0-for-2 but walked twice. He did come around to score a late run. Pederson has struggled to start the season, although he has found ways to occasionally contribute a run scored or run driven in.
Jamie Mellor
Tue, Apr 13th
Starlin Castro went 2-for-4 with one strikeout in Sunday's loss against the Dodgers. Trea Turner and Castro totaled five of the seven hits for the Nationals, but the team didn't score a single run.
Corbin Young
Sun, Apr 11th
 Joc Pederson went 1-for-4 Saturday versus Pittsburgh. His blooper down the left foul line fell in for an RBI single. However, that hit still leaves him with a .120 batting average so far.
Jamie Mellor
Sun, Apr 11th
In the first game of Wednesday's doubleheader, Starlin Castro went 3-for-4 with three RBI against the Braves.
Corbin Young
Wed, Apr 7th
 Joc Pederson connected with an eighth-inning pitch to tie the game. Not only was it his first homer of the regular season, but it was also his first hit.
Jamie Mellor
Thu, Apr 8th
Starlin Castro (hamstring) took five at-bats in a simulated game on Monday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Mar 29th
 Joc Pederson is getting the day off Monday against the Brewers.
Ari Koslow
Mon, Apr 5th
An MRI revealed that Starlin Castro has a "very mild" hamstring strain and is without a timetable for his return, according to manager Dave Martinez.
Jack Mannis
Thu, Mar 25th
 Joc Pederson went 0-for-4 Sunday versus Pittsburgh. He did manage to drive in a run with one of those outs, though he remains hitless on the season.
Jamie Mellor
Mon, Apr 5th
Starlin Castro will have an MRI after suffering a hamstring cramp while running the bases in the Nationals Grapefruit League game on Tuesday, according to manager Dave Martinez.
Matt Flipi
Wed, Mar 24th
Notes 
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