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Who Should I Draft?

Yandy Diaz or Ryan Braun (2020)

Who Should I Draft? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Ryan Braun
OF - FA
Ryan Braun
Yandy Diaz
1B,3B,DH - TB
Yandy Diaz
Expert
Recommendation
88%
Recommended by
45 of 51 experts
12%
Recommended by
6 of 51 experts
Rankings 
   
ECR# 119# 149
Best Rank# 71# 98
Worst Rank# 166# 289
   
ADP 
   
Composite# 249# 258
Best Rank# 214# 239
Worst Rank# 540# 393
   
Projections 
   
Runs2625
Home Runs85
RBI2820
Stolen Bases41
Batting Average.274.275
   
Misc 
   
Injury AlertFA-
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Andy Behrens
Yahoo! Sports
# 123
   
Scott Pianowski
Yahoo! Sports
# 130# 173
   
Site Rankings
Sports Illustrated
# 114# 289
   
Alan Harrison
The Fantasy Fix
# 131# 147
   
Steve Gardner
USA Today
# 127# 139
   
Site Projections
RotoChamp
# 94# 214
   
Grey Albright
Razzball
# 106# 190
   
Greg Smith
The Fake Baseball
# 124
   
Tim Young
Brewer Rat
# 123
   
Jeff Boggis
Fantasy Football Empire
# 127# 138
   
Muntradamus
Beast Dome
# 119
   
Dalton Del Don
Yahoo! Sports
# 86# 118
   
KJ
Fantasy Team Advice
# 97# 164
   
Dave McKay
The Fantasy Sports Brain
# 130# 144
   
Andrew Gould
FantasyPros
# 115# 140
   
Chet Gresham
The Fake Baseball
# 123# 154
   
Rudy Gamble
Razzball
# 108# 198
   
Wayne Bretsky
BretskyBall
# 126# 160
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 104# 156
   
Andy Singleton
Expand The Boxscore
# 126# 140
   
Heath Capps
Fake Teams
# 115
   
Andrea LaMont
Lenny Melnick Fantasy Sports
# 140# 170
   
Adam Ronis
Fantasy Alarm
# 112# 152
   
Mario Mergola
Sporfolio
# 113# 155
   
Mark Ross
Athlon Sports
# 125# 147
   
Nick Pollack
Pitcher List
# 138# 149
   
Nick Mariano
RotoBaller
# 122# 180
   
Jason Johnson
Understanding Fantasy Baseball
# 125# 143
   
Donkey Teeth
Razzball
# 147# 148
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 108# 189
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 120# 126
   
Andrew Seifter
FantasyPros
# 71
   
Dennis Sosic
Fantasy Six Pack
# 139# 149
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 96# 179
   
Michael Petropoulos
BRoto Fantasy
# 87# 153
   
Ariel Cohen
FanGraphs
# 111# 162
   
M. Starks Powell
New Life Fantasy
# 109# 137
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 150# 165
   
Brendan Tuma
BettingPros
# 139# 148
   
Jacob W. Dunne
New Life Fantasy
# 138# 212
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 87# 98
   
Sean Zerillo
The Action Network
# 116# 169
   
Nate Miller
FantasyPros
# 123# 156
   
Chris Mitchell
FantasyData
# 126# 149
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 129# 166
   
Max Freeze
Freeze Stats
# 127# 104
   
Matt Brandon
Matt Brandon
# 166# 118
   
Staff Rankings
Roto Ranks
# 120
   
Todd D Clark
The Fantasy Fix
# 153# 122
   
Tyler Thompson
Fantasy Six Pack
# 145# 125
   
George Kurtz
SportsGrid
# 131
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Statistics
  Ryan Braun
OF - FA
Ryan Braun
Yandy Diaz
1B,3B,DH - TB
Yandy Diaz
2019 Stats 
   
   
At Bats459307
   
Runs7053
   
Hits13182
   
Singles7647
   
Doubles3120
   
Triples21
   
Home Runs2214
   
RBI7538
   
Stolen Bases112
   
Caught Stealing12
   
Walks3435
   
Strikeouts10561
   
Batting Average.285.267
   
On Base Pct.343.340
   
Slugging Pct.505.476
   
On-base Plus Slugging.849.816
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Projections
  Ryan Braun
OF - FA
Ryan Braun
Yandy Diaz
1B,3B,DH - TB
Yandy Diaz
2020 Projections 
   
   
At Bats175166
   
Runs2625
   
Hits4846
   
Singles2931
   
Doubles119
   
Triples11
   
Home Runs85
   
RBI2820
   
Stolen Bases41
   
Caught Stealing11
   
Walks1421
   
Strikeouts4036
   
Batting Average.274.275
   
On Base Pct.328.357
   
Slugging Pct.480.419
   
On-base Plus Slugging.807.776
   
Who Should I Draft? Player Notes
  Ryan Braun
OF - FA
Ryan Braun
Yandy Diaz
1B,3B,DH - TB
Yandy Diaz
News 
 OF Ryan Braun was listed on the list of free agents provided by the MLBPA on Thursday. The Brewers have declined his $15 million dollar mutual option for 2021.
Brad Camara
Fri, Oct 30th
Yandy Diaz went 2-for-3 with an RBI triple during Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Dodgers in Game 5 of the Worlds Series.
Brad Camara
Mon, Oct 26th
 Brewers GM David Stearns expects Ryan Braun to wait until the new year to make a decision about whether or not to continue playing in 2021.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Oct 5th
Yandy Diaz (hamstring) is playing third base and batting cleanup for the Rays' second postseason game against the Blue Jays on Wednesday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Wed, Sep 30th
 Ryan Braun was not in the lineup Game 2 due to strained left oblique. It was originally reported to be a back injury.
Brad Camara
Fri, Oct 2nd
Yandy Diaz was added to the Rays' roster for their Wild Card Round Series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Jon Mathisen
Tue, Sep 29th
 Brewers manager Craig Counsell says that Ryan Braun is day-to-day with a mid-back strain.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Oct 1st
Yandy Diaz (hamstring) went through a full workout on Friday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sat, Sep 26th
 Ryan Braun was removed from Wednesday's Wild Card game against the Dodgers due to mild back discomfort.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Oct 1st
Rays manager Kevin Cash says Yandy Diaz (hamstring) is close to taking batting practice.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Tue, Sep 22nd
Notes 
 Braun has steadily produced each and every year, but it was always the playing time that hurt him. Now, with the DH in the NL, Braun should have an everyday job. He's a great late-round pick who can return mid-round value.
Michael Waterloo - FantasyPros