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Who Should I Start?

Juan Soto or Gerrit Cole


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Expert
Recommendation
93%
Recommended by
14 of 15 experts
7%
Recommended by
1 of 15 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 3# 7
VBR# 3
   
Projections 
   
Runs110
Home Runs3727
RBI107
Stolen Bases12
Batting Avg.304
Strikeouts112257
Wins15
Saves0
ERA3.23
WHIP1.08
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Scott White
CBS Sports
# 6# 12
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 3# 6
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 3# 7
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 3# 7
   
Frank Stampfl
CBS Sports
# 2# 6
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 3# 6
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 3# 7
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 6# 12
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 3# 7
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 6# 7
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 3# 7
   
SportsLine - Computer Simulation
CBS Sports
# 3# 12
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 2# 9
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 1# 10
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 9# 8
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
2021 Stats 
   
   
Runs7
   
Home Runs21
   
RBI5
   
Stolen Bases1
   
Batting Avg.375
   
Strikeouts429
   
Wins2
   
Saves0
   
ERA1.47
   
WHIP0.82
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
2021 Projections 
   
   
Runs110
   
Home Runs3727
   
RBI107
   
Stolen Bases12
   
Batting Avg.304
   
Strikeouts112257
   
Wins15
   
Saves0
   
ERA3.23
   
WHIP1.08
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
News 
 Juan Soto went 2-for-5 with two home runs, three runs, and three RBI. Soto crushed both home runs with a 109.5 mph and 106.6 mph exit velocity.
Corbin Young
Sun, Apr 11th
Gerrit Cole picked up the win in Monday's 3-1 victory over the Blue Jays, allowing one run on three hits and a walk over six innings. He struck out eight.
John Aubin
Tue, Apr 13th
 Juan Soto went 2-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout. Soto was also caught stealing in Friday's 1-0 loss against the Dodgers.
Corbin Young
Fri, Apr 9th
Gerrit Cole earned the win by pitching seven scoreless innings with 13 strikeouts against the Orioles on Tuesday, allowing four hits and no walks.
John Aubin
Wed, Apr 7th
 In the Nationals Opening Day matchup against the Braves, Juan Soto went 1-for-5 with one RBI and one strikeout. Soto also recorded two hard-hit balls.
Corbin Young
Tue, Apr 6th
Gerrit Cole allowed two runs on five hits and two walks while striking out eight over 5 1/3 innings in Thursday's loss to the Blue Jays. He didn't factor into the decision.
John Aubin
Thu, Apr 1st
 Nationals OF Juan Soto (calf) took five at-bats in a simulated game on Monday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Mar 29th
Yankees manager Aaron Boone expects ace right-hander Gerrit Cole to pitch 200 innings despite last year's shortened season.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, Mar 21st
 Washington Nationals outfielder Juan Soto, who exited Thursday's Grapefruit League game with calf tightness, is being re-evaluated on Friday and hopes to play vs. the Mets.
Jon Mathisen
Fri, Mar 26th
Yankees ace Gerrit Cole will toss love batting practice instead of starting Saturday’s Grapefruit League against the Pirates due to inclement weather.
Brad Camara
Sat, Mar 6th
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Juan Soto
LF,RF - WSH
Juan Soto
Gerrit Cole
SP - NYY
Gerrit Cole
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Wed, Apr 14th@ STL@ TOR
Thu, Apr 15thvs ARI   
Fri, Apr 16thvs ARIvs TB
Sat, Apr 17thvs ARIvs TB
Sun, Apr 18thvs ARIvs TB