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Nick Castellanos

Nick Castellanos

LF,RF - CIN
Age: 28Bats: RThrows: R

2021 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) H #61
Best / Worst #56 / #75
ADP #81

Ownership

 
Yahoo
94%
 
ESPN
96%

Eligibility

Yahoo LF,RF
ESPN RF
CBS RF
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Castellanos hit for plenty of power last season with the Reds, but it was far from the full breakout season many expected. His strikeout rate jumped to 28.5%, his batting average cratered to a career-low .225, and his wOBA was his worst mark since 2015. But Castellanos was also the victim of some pretty terrible luck, given that he had an expected batting average of .273 and a strong 46.7% hard-hit rate. With a full year in Great American Ballpark, Castellanos should fully live up to the hype he had coming into the 2020 season if he can just have even normal luck. Draft him with confidence as a likely strong four-category contributor.

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Nick Castellanos doesn't opt out of contract with Reds

Nick Castellanos didn't notify the Reds that he was opting out of his contract.

Fantasy Impact

It means that he'll remain with the team in 2021. It's no surprise that Castellanos isn't opting out given the alarming early indications of the free agent market. Castellanos got off to a torrid start in 2020 but wound up hitting just .225 with 14 homers and a .784 OPS. He could wind up as an appealing bounce-back option in spring drafts next year.

Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
Draft#72#37#1146
Rest of Season ----
Dynasty #71#65#882
Projections
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Projections (2021 Season)
ABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
5748915741427844715423.273.328.494.822
Stats
Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIP
2018DET157620881854652389491512.298.354.500.854.361
2019DET10040357110373113731962.273.328.462.790.332
2019CHC512124368210163610470.321.356.6461.002.347
2019 Totals1516151001785832773411432.289.337.525.862.337
2020CIN602183749112143419690.225.298.486.784.257
History
Game Log
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Game Log
GameOPPScoreABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAVGOBPOPS
Sun, Sep 27@ MIN-4000000120.000.200.200
Sat, Sep 26@ MIN-10100010001.0001.0002.000
Fri, Sep 25@ MIN-5010001020.200.200.400
Wed, Sep 23vs. MIL-4100000010.000.000.000
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DateOppTimePitcherThrowsVBRMatchup
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