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Who Should I Start?

J.T. Realmuto or Nelson Cruz


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  J.T. Realmuto
C - PHI
J.T. Realmuto
Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 37# 38
VBR# 83# 42
   
Projections 
   
Runs7076
Home Runs2233
RBI7690
Stolen Bases71
Batting Average.270.272
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 34# 37
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 37# 44
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 35# 42
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 42# 48
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 34# 37
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 30# 36
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 44# 47
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 29# 34
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 41# 35
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 42# 34
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 84# 24
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  J.T. Realmuto
C - PHI
J.T. Realmuto
Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
2021 Stats 
   
   
At Bats3027
   
Runs49
   
Hits1012
   
Singles67
   
Doubles31
   
Triples00
   
Home Runs14
   
RBI610
   
Stolen Bases10
   
Caught Stealing00
   
Walks13
   
Strikeouts76
   
Batting Average.333.444
   
On Base Pct.375.469
   
Slugging Pct.533.926
   
On-base Plus Slugging.9081.395
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  J.T. Realmuto
C - PHI
J.T. Realmuto
Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats470470
   
Runs7076
   
Hits127128
   
Singles7773
   
Doubles2621
   
Triples21
   
Home Runs2233
   
RBI7690
   
Stolen Bases71
   
Caught Stealing20
   
Walks3753
   
Strikeouts114138
   
Batting Average.270.272
   
On Base Pct.331.360
   
Slugging Pct.471.532
   
On-base Plus Slugging.803.892
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  J.T. Realmuto
C - PHI
J.T. Realmuto
Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
News 
 Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto went 1-for-4 with a double, a run scored, and a stolen base in Sunday's win over the Atlanta Braves. The steal is his first of the season.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Mon, Apr 12th
Minnesota DH Nelson Cruz went 2-for-3 with a two-run homer and a walk in a 4-3 loss to the Mariners on Saturday.
Matthew Terelle
Sat, Apr 10th
 Phillies catcher went 1-for-3 with a walk, a three-run home run, and a second run scored in Wednesday's 8-2 win over the New York Mets. The homer was his first of the season.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Thu, Apr 8th
Minnesota Twins DH Nelson Cruz went 3-for-5 with a solo homer in a 4-3 loss to the Tigers on Tuesday.
Matthew Terelle
Tue, Apr 6th
 J.T. Realmuto is not in the Phillies' lineup for their game on Sunday against the Braves.
Dan Harris
Sun, Apr 4th
Minnesota Twins DH Nelson Cruz had a big game in a 15-6 win over the Tigers on Monday. Cruz went 3-for-6 with a double, two homers, and five RBI in the win.
Matthew Terelle
Mon, Apr 5th
 Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI in Thursday's win over the Atlanta Braves.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Fri, Apr 2nd
Nelson Cruz is serving as the Twins' DH and hitting third on Monday against the Tigers.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Apr 5th
 J.T. Realmuto (thumb) homered in his first at-bat of the spring on Tuesday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Wed, Mar 24th
Twins DH Nelson Cruz is absent from Thursday's Opening Day lineup.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Apr 1st
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  J.T. Realmuto
C - PHI
J.T. Realmuto
Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Tue, Apr 13th@ NYMvs BOS
Wed, Apr 14th@ NYMvs BOS
Thu, Apr 15th@ NYMvs BOS
Fri, Apr 16thvs STL@ LAA
Sat, Apr 17thvs STL@ LAA