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Who Should I Start?

Nelson Cruz or Liam Hendriks


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Liam Hendriks
RP - CWS
Liam Hendriks
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 56# 62
VBR# 17# 154
   
Projections 
   
Runs75
Home Runs338
RBI90
Stolen Bases1
Batting Avg.272
Strikeouts13886
Wins5
Saves29
ERA3.13
WHIP1.10
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 54# 63
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 62# 67
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 52# 62
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 56# 87
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 32# 78
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 54# 62
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 48# 60
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 51# 69
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 64# 55
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 66# 54
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 71# 64
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Liam Hendriks
RP - CWS
Liam Hendriks
2021 Stats 
   
   
Runs7
   
Home Runs41
   
RBI9
   
Stolen Bases0
   
Batting Avg.458
   
Strikeouts53
   
Wins0
   
Saves1
   
ERA7.71
   
WHIP1.29
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Liam Hendriks
RP - CWS
Liam Hendriks
2021 Projections 
   
   
Runs75
   
Home Runs338
   
RBI90
   
Stolen Bases1
   
Batting Avg.272
   
Strikeouts13886
   
Wins5
   
Saves29
   
ERA3.13
   
WHIP1.10
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Liam Hendriks
RP - CWS
Liam Hendriks
News 
 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
Liam Hendriks struck out one across a perfect inning during Wednesday’s 8-4 loss to the Mariners.
Brad Camara
Wed, Apr 7th
 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
Liam Hendriks allowed two runs on two hits and one walk while striking out two over 1 1/3 innings to earn the save in Friday’s 12-8 win over the Angels.
Brad Camara
Sat, Apr 3rd
 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
Liam Hendriks is pitching today after dealing with a bout of kidney stones.
Carmen Maiorano - Carm's Clubhouse
Fri, Mar 26th
 Nelson Cruz is serving as the Twins' DH and hitting third on Monday against the Tigers.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Apr 5th
Liam Hendriks has reportedly been dealing with kidney stones, according to manager Tony La Russa. La Russa indicated there's a 'good chance' Hendriks could pitch this weekend.
Matt Flipi
Wed, Mar 24th
 Twins DH Nelson Cruz is absent from Thursday's Opening Day lineup.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Apr 1st
Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports free agent closer Liam Hendriks has reached a deal with the Chicago White Sox.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Jan 11th
Notes 
There are no recent notes for these players
Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Liam Hendriks
RP - CWS
Liam Hendriks
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Tue, Apr 13thvs BOSvs CLE
Wed, Apr 14thvs BOSvs CLE
Thu, Apr 15thvs BOSvs CLE
Fri, Apr 16th@ LAA@ BOS
Sat, Apr 17th@ LAA@ BOS