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Who Should I Draft?

Trea Turner or Jose Ramirez (2021)


Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Trea Turner
2B,SS - LAD
Trea Turner
Jose Ramirez
3B,DH - CLE
Jose Ramirez
Expert
Recommendation
92%
Recommended by
47 of 51 experts
8%
Recommended by
4 of 51 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 6# 9
Best Rank# 3# 6
Worst Rank# 19# 15
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 8# 10
Best Rank# 7# 10
Worst Rank# 9# 12
   
Projections 
   
Runs10397
Home Runs2433
RBI80101
Stolen Bases3324
Batting Average.294.279
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 7# 10
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 5# 9
   
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 6# 8
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 7# 9
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 6# 7
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 5# 9
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 7# 9
   
Luke Gloeckner
Mr. Cheatsheet
# 4# 8
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 5# 7
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Tim McCullough
Baseball Prospectus
# 6# 7
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 8# 9
   
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
# 7# 9
   
Jake Ciely
The Athletic
# 6# 8
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 6# 7
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 6# 9
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 6# 9
   
Adam Ronis
Fantasy Alarm
# 6# 8
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 8# 12
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 3# 9
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 6# 10
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Michael Waterloo
FantasyPros
# 7# 8
   
Donkey Teeth
Razzball
# 6# 8
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 6# 9
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 6# 7
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 6# 8
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 6# 9
   
Jorge B. Edwards
Fantasy In Frames
# 6# 11
   
Dennis Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
# 6# 10
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 5# 8
   
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 7# 9
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 6# 7
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 8# 12
   
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 6# 10
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 6# 9
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 6# 10
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 3# 6
   
Lucas Spence
Pitcher List
# 6# 11
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 6# 7
   
Nate Miller
FantasyPros
# 3# 8
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 6# 10
   
Staff Rankings
Roto Ranks
# 6# 8
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 6# 7
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 6# 7
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 6# 7
   
Nicklaus Gaut
RotoBaller
# 5# 7
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 9# 7
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 9# 7
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 12# 8
   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
# 19# 15
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Trea Turner
2B,SS - LAD
Trea Turner
Jose Ramirez
3B,DH - CLE
Jose Ramirez
2020 Stats 
   
   
At Bats233219
   
Runs4645
   
Hits7864
   
Singles4730
   
Doubles1516
   
Triples41
   
Home Runs1217
   
RBI4146
   
Stolen Bases1210
   
Caught Stealing43
   
Walks2231
   
Strikeouts3643
   
Batting Average.335.292
   
On Base Pct.394.386
   
Slugging Pct.588.607
   
On-base Plus Slugging.982.993
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Trea Turner
2B,SS - LAD
Trea Turner
Jose Ramirez
3B,DH - CLE
Jose Ramirez
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats597560
   
Runs10397
   
Hits174154
   
Singles11079
   
Doubles3438
   
Triples73
   
Home Runs2433
   
RBI80101
   
Stolen Bases3324
   
Caught Stealing87
   
Walks5373
   
Strikeouts11894
   
Batting Average.294.279
   
On Base Pct.353.362
   
Slugging Pct.493.536
   
On-base Plus Slugging.846.898
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Trea Turner
2B,SS - LAD
Trea Turner
Jose Ramirez
3B,DH - CLE
Jose Ramirez
News 
 Second baseman Trea Turner went 2-for-3 with two home runs, five RBI, and one walk as the Dodgers beat the Brewers 8-6 on Friday.
Jon Mathisen
Sat, Oct 2nd
Cleveland third baseman Jose Ramirez went 2-for-5 with a run, three RBI, and a steal in a 9-6 win over the Rangers on Friday.
Matthew Terelle
Sat, Oct 2nd
 Second baseman Trea Turner went 3-for-5 with a double, one RBI, one run scored, and a stolen base as the Dodgers beat the Padres 2-1 on Tuesday.
Jon Mathisen
Wed, Sep 29th
Cleveland third baseman Jose Ramirez went 0-for-4 with an RBI in a 10-5 loss to the Royals on Wednesday.
Matthew Terelle
Thu, Sep 30th
 Second baseman Trea Turner went 3-for-4 with an RBI, a run scored, a walk, and a stolen base as the Dodgers took out the Rockies 7-5 on Thursday.
Jon Mathisen
Thu, Sep 23rd
Cleveland third baseman Jose Ramirez went 2-for-4 with a homer, two runs, three RBI, and a steal in a 6-0 win over the White Sox on Saturday.
Matthew Terelle
Sat, Sep 25th
 Second baseman Trea Turner went 2-for-5 with a pair of singles, a stolen base, and a strikeout as the Dodgers beat the Reds 5-1 on Saturday.
Jon Mathisen
Sun, Sep 19th
Cleveland third baseman Jose Ramirez went 2-for-4 with two singles in a 1-0 loss to the White Sox on Friday.
Matthew Terelle
Sat, Sep 25th
 Second baseman Trea Turner went 2-for-3 with a double, a home run, two RBI, a walk, and two runs scored as the Dodgers beat the D-Back 8-4 on Tuesday.
Jon Mathisen
Wed, Sep 15th
Cleveland third baseman Jose Ramirez went 4-for-4 with a homer, four runs, and three RBI in an 11-1 win over the Yankees on Sunday.
Matthew Terelle
Sun, Sep 19th
Notes 
 Turner was the best version of himself in 2020, slashing his strikeout rate to below 14% and setting career bests in batting average, OBP, slugging percentage, wOBA, and wRC+. Above all, Turner locks down two incredibly scarce categories for fantasy managers, stolen bases and batting average, while offering production in the other three hitting categories. Still just entering his age-28 season, Turner is in the prime of his career, and should continue to put up stellar numbers. He's a top-eight pick in rotisserie leagues.
Dan Harris - FantasyPros
If you throw out the first half of his 2019 season, then Ramirez has been a dominant force in fantasy baseball for the last five years. He was as good as ever in 2020, setting career highs in slugging percentage (.607), wOBA (.415) and wRC+ (164). To the extent there are question marks about Ramirez, they're about his supporting cast, as Cleveland's lineup should be one of the weaker ones in the league now that the team has jettisoned Francisco Lindor. But a hitter's lineup is often overvalued by fantasy managers, particularly with a player like Ramirez who adds in value with stolen bases. He comes with little to no risk, and should be the first third baseman drafted, and a first round pick, in all formats.
Dan Harris - FantasyPros
 2020 was the culmination of everything we've ever wanted out of Turner. Both the barrel rate and the line-drive rate jumped en route to a .335 batting average. Turner famously went without a stolen base for several weeks before finishing tied for fourth in the majors with 12 for the season. Perhaps 2020 was a two-month hot streak with the bat, but Turner's stolen base upside combined with even 80% of last year's gains make him an essential part of any roto strategy come draft day.
Brendan Tuma - FantasyPros