Found January 24, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
There’s no flash when it comes to Nick Swisher‘s numbers; he’s a 25-homer, 90-RBI guy who will contribute a ton in OBP leagues (career 13.3 BB%). If you’re looking to maximize Swisher’s skills then look no further than his L/R splits. Against right-handed pitching Swisher has a career 0.48 BB:K rate while it’s a nice 1.08 rate against lefties. However, where his plate discipline suffers his power gains as he has a career .228 ISO against righties and .171 against lefties. These types of splits can be useful especially in head-to-head leagues where you need a boost in a certain area at the end of the week. At a Glance Strengths: BB, OBP Neutral: R, HR, RBI, BA, SLG, OPS Weaknesses: SB, K Player Comparisons Best-case scenario: Corey Hart (MIL) Likely scenario: Josh Willingham (MIN), Logan Morrison (MIA), Jason Kubel (ARI) Worst-case scenario: Adam Dunn (CHW) Nick Swisher 2013 Fantasy Projection Swisher may be as charismatic as they come in the clubhouse, but his numbers are anyth...
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