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Oneil Cruz

Oneil Cruz

SS - PIT

Age: 24Bats: LThrows: R

2023 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) H #49
Best / Worst #33 / #85
ADP #78

Roster %

 
Yahoo
96%
 
ESPN
38%

Eligibility

Yahoo SS
ESPN SS
CBS SS
Expert Note
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Oneil Cruz headed to Triple-A following Spring Training because while the Pirates predictably floundered around the first one-third of the season. When Cruz did make it to Steel City, he struggled with strikeouts, sitting in the first percentile in K% at 34.9%. He countered that by being in the 100th percentile in maxEV when he made contact. Over the last month of the season, he showed some patience and ability to get on base, which allowed him to get 15 SB to go along with his 17 HR. A full season from Cruz has sky-high potential, but he still plays in Pittsburgh with little in the way of talent around him, especially if Bryan Reynolds leaves by trade.

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Oneil Cruz collects three hits during Tuesday's loss to St. Louis

Oneil Cruz went 3-for-6 with a run scored and a strikeout during Tuesday's 8-7 extra-inning loss to the Cardinals.

Fantasy Impact

From atop the Pittsburgh lineup, Cruz delivered three hits, boosting his average to .235 in the process. The rookie has had a solid 2022, hitting 17 homers and driving in 54 across 87 games playing this season.

Andy Zimmerman17 weeks ago
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Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
Draft#81#47#13822
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Dynasty #55#41#1056
Projections
(2023 Season)
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Projections (2023 Season)
ABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
47171116224236642154165.247.309.451.761
Stats
Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIP
2021PIT29230013040.333.333.6671.000.500
2022PIT87331457713417542812610.233.294.450.744.317
History
Game Log
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Game Log
GameOPPScoreABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAVGOBPOPS
Wed, Oct 5vs. STL-3100000110.000.250.250
Tue, Oct 4vs. STL-6130000010.500.5001.000
Mon, Oct 3vs. STL-3000001110.000.250.250
Sun, Oct 2@ STL-4221000101.500.6001.350
Game Schedule
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Game Schedule
GameOpp. Pitcher
DateOppTimePitcherThrowsVBRMatchup
Thu, Mar 30th@ CIN4:10pm
Sat, Apr 1st@ CIN4:10pm
Sun, Apr 2nd@ CIN1:40pm
Mon, Apr 3rd@ BOS7:10pm
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