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Who Should I Start?

Nelson Cruz or Nick Castellanos


Who Should I Start? Player Summaries
 
Experts' Pick
 
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Nick Castellanos
LF,RF - CIN
Nick Castellanos
Expert
Recommendation
73%
Recommended by
8 of 11 experts
27%
Recommended by
3 of 11 experts
Rankings 
   
Rest of Season# 38# 40
VBR# 51# 134
   
Projections 
   
Runs7689
Home Runs3330
RBI9086
Stolen Bases13
Batting Average.272.270
   
Misc 
   
Injury Alert--
   
Expert Ranks 
   
Chris Meaney
FTN
# 37# 41
   
Mike Maher
FantasyPros
# 44# 45
   
Mick Ciallela
Fantrax
# 34# 46
   
Brendan Tuma
FantasyPros
# 37# 38
   
Carmen Maiorano
FantasyPros
# 24# 61
   
Jordan Eisen
Field of Vision Sports
# 36# 39
   
Chris Clegg
Fantrax
# 34# 37
   
Joe Pisapia
FantasyPros
# 35# 43
   
Dan Harris
FantasyPros
# 42# 37
   
Brad Camara
FantasyPros
# 47# 37
   
Ryan Amore
Pitcher List
# 48# 26
   
Who Should I Start? Player Statistics
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Nick Castellanos
LF,RF - CIN
Nick Castellanos
2021 Stats 
   
   
At Bats2737
   
Runs99
   
Hits1212
   
Singles75
   
Doubles12
   
Triples01
   
Home Runs44
   
RBI107
   
Stolen Bases00
   
Caught Stealing00
   
Walks31
   
Strikeouts65
   
Batting Average.444.324
   
On Base Pct.469.359
   
Slugging Pct.926.757
   
On-base Plus Slugging1.3951.116
   
Who Should I Start? Player Projections
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Nick Castellanos
LF,RF - CIN
Nick Castellanos
2021 Projections 
   
   
At Bats470559
   
Runs7689
   
Hits128151
   
Singles7380
   
Doubles2137
   
Triples14
   
Home Runs3330
   
RBI9086
   
Stolen Bases13
   
Caught Stealing02
   
Walks5344
   
Strikeouts138150
   
Batting Average.272.270
   
On Base Pct.360.331
   
Slugging Pct.532.513
   
On-base Plus Slugging.892.844
   
Who Should I Start? Player Notes
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Nick Castellanos
LF,RF - CIN
Nick Castellanos
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
Nick Castellanos went 1-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs scored in Wednesday's win over the Pirates.
Connor Rooney
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
Nick Castellanos went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Monday's win over the Pirates.
Connor Rooney
Tue, Apr 6th
 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
Reds outfielder Nick Castellanos received a two-game suspension for his role in a benches-clearing incident against the St. Louis Cardinals that led to his ejection on Saturday, according to MLB insider Jon Heyman. Castellanos is reportedly appealing the suspension.
Mike Maher - The Birds Blitz
Mon, Apr 5th
 Nelson Cruz is serving as the Twins' DH and hitting third on Monday against the Tigers.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Mon, Apr 5th
Nick Castellanos went 2-for-4 with a triple, a three-run home run, and another run scored in Sunday's win over the Cardinals.
Connor Rooney
Sun, Apr 4th
 Twins DH Nelson Cruz is absent from Thursday's Opening Day lineup.
Brendan Tuma - Too Much Tuma
Thu, Apr 1st
Nick Castellanos went 3-for-5 with a double, home run, two RBI, and two runs scored in Thursday's loss to the Cardinals.
Connor Rooney
Fri, Apr 2nd
Notes 
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Who Should I Start? Player Schedules
  Nelson Cruz
DH - MIN
Nelson Cruz
Nick Castellanos
LF,RF - CIN
Nick Castellanos
Date OppOpp PitcherVBROppOpp PitcherVBR
Tue, Apr 13thvs BOS@ SF
Wed, Apr 14thvs BOS@ SF
Thu, Apr 15thvs BOS   
Fri, Apr 16th@ LAAvs CLE
Sat, Apr 17th@ LAAvs CLE