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Who Should I Start?

Luis Castillo or Ronald Acuna Jr.


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Ronald Acuna Jr.
LF,CF,RF - ATL
Ronald Acuna Jr.
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
Expert
Recommendation
100%
Recommended by
17 of 17 experts
0%
Recommended by
0 of 17 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 1# 52
VBR# 1# 204
   
Projections 
   
Runs91
Home Runs3117
RBI74
Stolen Bases20
Batting Avg.282
Strikeouts128151
Wins11
Saves0
ERA4.13
WHIP1.33
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Scott White
CBS Sports
# 1# 26
   
Joe Bond
Fantasy Six Pack
# 1# 109
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 1# 74
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 1# 81
   
Frank Stampfl
CBS Sports
# 1# 21
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 1# 50
   
Pierre Camus
RotoBaller
# 1# 84
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 1# 88
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 3# 53
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 2# 49
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 2# 44
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 1# 20
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 1# 97
   
Corbin Young
FantasyData
# 1# 28
   
SportsLine - Computer Simulation
CBS Sports
# 1# 24
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 1# 65
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 1# 75
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Ronald Acuna Jr.
LF,CF,RF - ATL
Ronald Acuna Jr.
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
2021 Stats 
   
   
Runs33
   
Home Runs126
   
RBI24
   
Stolen Bases6
   
Batting Avg.291
   
Strikeouts2529
   
Wins1
   
Saves0
   
ERA7.71
   
WHIP1.79
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Ronald Acuna Jr.
LF,CF,RF - ATL
Ronald Acuna Jr.
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
2021 Projections 
   
   
Runs91
   
Home Runs3117
   
RBI74
   
Stolen Bases20
   
Batting Avg.282
   
Strikeouts128151
   
Wins11
   
Saves0
   
ERA4.13
   
WHIP1.33
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Ronald Acuna Jr.
LF,CF,RF - ATL
Ronald Acuna Jr.
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
News 
 Ronald Acuna Jr. (ankle) is starting in right field and batting first for Atlanta's series opener against the Mets on Monday.
Connor Rooney
Mon, May 17th
Luis Castillo (1-5) took another loss Thursday against the Rockies, allowing eight runs on 10 hits and two walks across 3.2 innings, while striking out three.
Connor Rooney
Fri, May 14th
 Braves manager Brian Snitker things OF Ronald Acuña Jr. (ankle) has a chance to return on Monday.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Sun, May 16th
Luis Castillo (1-4) was saddled with his fourth loss Saturday against Cleveland, allowing six runs (four earned) on five hits and two walks across four innings. He struck out two.
Connor Rooney
Sun, May 9th
 Braves OF Ronald Acuña Jr. (ankle) is absent from Friday's lineup against the Brewers.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Fri, May 14th
Luis Castillo (1-3) took the loss Saturday against the Cubs, allowing three runs on eight hits and one walk in 5.1 innings. He struck out five.
Connor Rooney
Sat, May 1st
 Ronald Acuna Jr. went 1-for-4 with a solo homer in Thursday's game against the Blue Jays. Acuna left the game with an ankle injury, X-Rays were negative, no word on a possible MRI, he is listed day-to-day.
Steve Painter
Thu, May 13th
Luis Castillo (1-2) allowed four runs on six hits and one walk across five innings in a loss to the Cardinals on Sunday. He struck out three.
Connor Rooney
Sun, Apr 25th
 Braves OF Ronald Acuna Jr. left Thursday's game early with an apparent ankle injury, but x-ray results following the game were negative and he is now day-to-day.
Ethan Biddle
Thu, May 13th
Luis Castillo did not factor in the decision in Tuesday/Wednesday's loss to the Diamondbacks. He allowed three runs (one earned) on seven hits and three walks, while striking out four.
Connor Rooney
Wed, Apr 21st
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Ronald Acuna Jr.
LF,CF,RF - ATL
Ronald Acuna Jr.
Luis Castillo
SP - CIN
Luis Castillo
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Wed, May 19thvs NYMvs SF
Thu, May 20thvs PITvs SF
Fri, May 21stvs PITvs MIL
Sat, May 22ndvs PITvs MIL
Sun, May 23rdvs PITvs MIL