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Gerardo Parra

30-Year-Old Outfielder – Colorado Rockies

2017 Stats

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.343

HR

10

RBI

59

R

44

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The initial returns on Parra's three-year pact with the Rockies leave something to be desired. Many fantasy owners were hopeful that the Gold Glover would get a boost in his offensive numbers given hi...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 219   DOB: 5/6/1987   BORN: Santa Barbara, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By ARI In 2004   Show ContractHide Contract

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Gerardo Parra Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $26 million contract with the Rockies in January of 2016.

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Gerardo Parra Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2007 20 A VIS 24 106 102 11 29 5 2 1 2 14 2 3 4 17 0 0 0 .284 .303 .382 .685
2007 20 A SOU 110 474 444 64 142 35 25 4 6 57 24 8 30 51 0 0 0 .320 .370 .435 .805
2008 21 A VIS 50 221 196 26 59 14 8 4 2 19 12 4 23 31 1 1 0 .301 .381 .413 .794
2008 21 AA MOB 73 302 265 35 73 24 14 6 4 33 16 9 24 34 3 5 5 .275 .341 .419 .760
2009 22 AA MOB 28 125 107 22 38 6 2 1 3 12 6 4 18 13 0 0 0 .355 .448 .477 .925
2009 22 MAJ ARI 120 491 455 59 132 34 21 8 5 60 5 7 25 89 4 6 1 .290 .324 .404 .729
2010 23 AAA REN 9 40 36 8 15 5 4 0 1 7 3 1 2 5 1 0 1 .417 .462 .611 1.073
2010 23 MAJ ARI 133 393 364 31 95 28 19 6 3 30 1 0 23 76 3 1 2 .261 .308 .371 .679
2011 24 MAJ ARI 141 493 445 55 130 36 20 8 8 46 15 1 43 82 0 2 3 .292 .357 .427 .784
2012 25 MAJ ARI 133 430 385 58 105 30 21 2 7 36 15 9 33 77 6 2 4 .273 .335 .392 .727
2013 26 MAJ ARI 156 663 601 79 161 57 43 4 10 48 10 10 48 100 7 4 3 .268 .323 .403 .726
2014 27 MAJ ARI 104 440 406 51 105 27 18 3 6 30 5 5 24 72 4 2 4 .259 .305 .362 .667
2014 27 MAJ MIL 46 134 123 13 33 8 4 1 3 10 4 2 8 28 2 0 1 .268 .318 .390 .708
2014  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ ARI/MIL 150 574 529 64 138 35 22 4 9 40 9 7 32 100 6 2 5 .261 .308 .369 .677
2015 28 MAJ BAL 55 238 224 30 53 17 12 0 5 20 5 1 8 35 3 1 2 .237 .268 .357 .625
2015 28 MAJ MIL 100 351 323 53 106 38 24 5 9 31 9 3 20 57 1 4 3 .328 .369 .517 .886
2015  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ BAL/MIL 155 589 547 83 159 55 36 5 14 51 14 4 28 92 4 5 5 .291 .328 .452 .780
2016 29 AA HAR 2 7 6 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .333 .429 .333 .762
2016 29 AAA ALB 5 20 20 2 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 .150 .150 .150 .300
2016 29 MAJ COL 102 381 368 45 93 37 27 3 7 39 6 4 9 73 1 2 1 .253 .271 .399 .670
2017 30 AAA ALB 3 11 10 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .200 .273 .200 .473
2017 30 MAJ COL 82 295 274 44 94 29 19 0 10 59 0 4 13 46 0 6 2 .343 .369 .522 .891
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3-Year Averages     135 513 481 64 130 42 28 4 10 43 9 5 23 88 3 3 3 .270 .306 .407 .713
Career  (View All)     1172 4,309 3,968 518 1,107 341 228 40 73 409 75 46 254 735 31 30 26 .279 .324 .412 .736

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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 19 Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .343 .369 .522 .891
Aug. 18 Mil 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .344 .371 .526 .897
Aug. 17 Atl 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .342 .369 .515 .884
Aug. 16 Atl 4 1 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .371 .521 .892
Aug. 15 Atl 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .366 .514 .880
Aug. 14 Atl 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .344 .367 .520 .887
Aug. 13 @Mia 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .345 .369 .524 .893
Aug. 12 @Mia 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .343 .367 .520 .887
Aug. 11 @Mia 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .350 .374 .531 .905
Aug. 9 @Cle 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .351 .376 .523 .899
Aug. 8 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .350 .375 .526 .901
Aug. 6 Phi 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .355 .380 .532 .912
Aug. 5 Phi 4 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .361 .386 .542 .928
Aug. 4 Phi 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .354 .380 .534 .914
Aug. 3 NYM 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .374 .529 .903
Aug. 2 NYM 4 0 2 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .355 .376 .535 .911
Aug. 1 NYM 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .352 .374 .526 .900
Jul. 30 @Was 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .354 .376 .531 .907
Jul. 30 @Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .356 .378 .537 .915
Jul. 29 @Was 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .363 .385 .547 .932
Jul. 26 @StL 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .359 .379 .540 .919
Jul. 25 @StL 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .356 .376 .536 .912
Jul. 24 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .356 .379 .534 .913
Jul. 23 Pit Did not play.
Jul. 22 Pit Did not play.
Jul. 21 Pit 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .358 .381 .540 .921
Jul. 19 SD 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .364 .387 .549 .936
Jul. 18 SD 3 3 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .371 .536 .907
Jul. 17 SD 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .335 .354 .523 .877
Jul. 16 @NYM 4 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .337 .357 .512 .869
Last 7 Games 26 5 9 2 0 1 8 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .393 .538 .931
Last 14 Games 53 8 16 4 0 2 11 4 10 0 0 0 2 0 .302 .339 .491 .830
Last 30 Games 106 17 39 10 0 4 25 7 17 0 0 0 2 1 .368 .400 .575 .975

Gerardo Parra: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 6 73 62 1 12
2016 19 79 60 11 16
2015 144 53 41 63
2014 142 27 12 109
2013 155 6 33 123
2012 109 47 48 17
2011 135 125 2 14
2010 113 76 7 36
2009 113 75 43 9

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Gerardo Parra Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017698190.362.464.856
20169791103.258.361.634
2015105153131.238.362.658

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017204369500.338.544.908
2016271366293.251.413.684
201544268113813.303.473.809

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017144306360.403.6181.053
2016187295232.294.497.805
20152594383210.309.494.832

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017126134230.278.421.720
2016181162164.210.298.532
2015288406194.274.413.733
Gerardo Parra vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Chase Anderson MIL 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

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Gerardo Parra Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2007 20 A VIS 106 102 3.8% 16% 0.24 83% .325 .098
2007 20 A SOU 474 444 6.3% 10.8% 0.59 89% .351 .115
2008 21 A VIS 221 196 10.4% 14% 0.74 84% .348 .112
2008 21 AA MOB 302 265 7.9% 11.3% 0.71 87% .297 .144
2009 22 AA MOB 125 107 14.4% 10.4% 1.38 88% .385 .122
2009 22 MAJ ARI 491 455 5.1% 18.1% 0.28 80% .346 .114
2010 23 AAA REN 40 36 5% 12.5% 0.40 86% .467 .194
2010 23 MAJ ARI 393 364 5.9% 19.3% 0.30 79% .322 .110
2011 24 MAJ ARI 493 445 8.7% 16.6% 0.52 82% .342 .135
2012 25 MAJ ARI 430 385 7.7% 17.9% 0.43 80% .323 .119
2013 26 MAJ ARI 663 601 7.2% 15.1% 0.48 83% .305 .135
2014 27 MAJ ARI 440 406 5.5% 16.4% 0.33 82% .300 .103
2014 27 MAJ MIL 134 123 6% 20.9% 0.29 77% .326 .122
2014  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ ARI/MIL 574 529 5.6% 17.4% 0.32 81% .306 .108
2015 28 MAJ BAL 238 224 3.4% 14.7% 0.23 84% .259 .120
2015 28 MAJ MIL 351 323 5.7% 16.2% 0.35 82% .372 .189
2015  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ BAL/MIL 589 547 4.8% 15.6% 0.30 83% .325 .161
2016 29 AA HAR 7 6 14.3% 28.6% 0.50 67% .500 .000
2016 29 AAA ALB 20 20 0% 25% 0.00 75% .200 .000
2016 29 MAJ COL 381 368 2.4% 19.2% 0.12 80% .297 .146
2017 30 AAA ALB 11 10 9.1% 27.3% 0.33 70% .286 .000
2017 30 MAJ COL 295 274 4.4% 15.6% 0.28 83% .375 .179
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3-Year Averages     513 481 4.5% 17.2% 0.26 82% .311 .137
Career     4,309 3,968 5.9% 17.1% 0.35 81% .324 .133

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Gerardo Parra Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 LF 56 -2 14 -1 -2 34 -2 10 -1
2015 CF 62 -2 19 -2 -2 16 0 5 0
2015 RF 352.3 -15 78 -6 -15 190 -2 109 0
2015 LF 339.7 3 70 1 3 138 -1 30 0
2015 CF 227 -3 59 -4 -3 115 -2 24 -3
2015 RF 127 0 28 0 0 59 1 11 0
2016 1B 134.7 -5 10 -3 0 -5 87 0 58 -2 -1 -2 0
2016 LF 435.3 -5 82 -4 -5 212 -5 122 -1
2016 CF 83.7 1 16 1 1 40 2 16 1
2016 RF 122 -4 22 -1 -4 58 -1 32 0
2017 1B 29.3 1 4 1 0 1 10 0 19 1 -1 1 0
2017 LF 471 0 88 -1 0 238 1 134 4
2017 CF 9 -1 2 -1 -1 9 -1 7 -1
2017 RF 86.7 3 15 2 3 60 1 21 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 LF 1 -1 -1 0 0 1 0 -1 0 0
2015 CF -1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 -1 0 0
2015 RF 1 -3 -4 0 0 1 -1 -7 0 -7
2015 LF 1 0 0 0 0 -1 -2 1 0 -2
2015 CF -1 -5 2 0 0 2 -1 -2 0 -1
2015 RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 1B 0 0 0 -3 0 -3
2016 LF 0 -3 -1 0 0 -1 0 -3 0 -4
2016 CF 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2016 RF 0 0 -2 0 0 -2 -1 -2 0 -5
2017 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 LF -2 1 0 0 0 -1 1 0 0 0
2017 CF 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1
2017 RF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 2

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2017 Stat Review for Gerardo Parra    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.28 BB/K
POOR
4.4% BB Rate
POOR
15.6% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.891 OPS
ELITE
.369 OBP
GREAT
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.343 AVG
ELITE
.375 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.522 SLG
GREAT
.179 ISO
AVERAGE

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Gerardo Parra: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Parra is likely to take over the everyday role in left field with Ian Desmond (calf) heading to the 10-day disabled list.

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Parra (calf) is in the starting lineup for Monday's game against the Cardinals.

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Parra hasn't played the past two days due to a bruised right calf, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Parra is out of the lineup Sunday against the Pirates.

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Parra is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Pirates.

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Parra went 4-for-5 with two runs during Wednesday's win over San Diego.

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Parra had a perfect day at the plate against San Diego on Tuesday, going 3-for-3 with a double, two walks, an RBI and three runs.

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Parra went 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and two runs during Sunday's victory over the Mets.

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Parra will start in right field and bat sixth Sunday against the Mets, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Parra went 3-for-5 with two RBI and three runs during Sunday's win over the White Sox.

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Parra went 3-for-5 with a double, an RBI and a run during Friday's win over the White Sox.

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Parra (quadriceps) was reinstated from the 10-day disabled list Friday, Jenny Cavnar of Root Sports Rocky Mountain reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Parra was involved in a midseason trade for the second season in a row, moving from the Brewers to the Orioles. There was a huge juxtaposition between Parra's time with each team, as he slashed .328/.369/.517 with Milwaukee and .237/.268/.357 with Baltimore. His power/speed combo was a tick above his career norms in what was a contract year, with the 14 homers representing a new career high and his second double-digit homer season in the last three years. Parra, who played all three outfield positions last season, can be a full-time contributor or an ideal fourth outfielder. Although he has been an above-average fielder in his career, Parra had a negative UZR at each position he played in 2015. After signing a three-year, $26 million deal with the Rockies in January, Parra's stock is on the rise. He's expected to play primarily in left field with Corey Dickerson traded shortly after his signing was made official.

2015

After spending five and a half seasons with the Diamondbacks, Parra was sent to the Brewers last season at the trade deadline. He settled into a part-time outfield role in Milwaukee, primarily splitting time with Khris Davis in left field. Parra’s defense remained excellent, but he finished the 2014 campaign with the lowest OPS of his career. Parra and Davis figure to share the left field duties for the Brewers again in 2015, which will limit Parra’s fantasy utility.

2014

Parra came out of the gates hot last season, hitting seven of his career-high 10 home runs in the first half of the season. In the second half, he quickly regressed to close to his pedestrian career averages in both average and power. His true value is in his defense, which aided his outstanding 4.6 WAR, but unfortunately that does not show up in most fantasy leagues. He is arbitration-eligible and also a potential trade piece, but if he ends up back in Arizona, a base line expectation for his performance seems very clear.

2013

Parra showed improvement against lefties in 2011, but he regressed back toward his career norms last season and looks to be better suited for platoon work as a heavily used fourth outfielder than an everyday player. Defensively, he's an asset capable of playing all three outfield spots, but there are still some questions about his ability to develop additional power at the plate as he's never hit double-digit homers as a professional in the D-Backs' organization. With the trade of Chris Young to Oakland, Parra could see a larger role in 2013, although it's expected that Adam Eaton will compete to handle the majority of playing time in center field this season. As a result, another 400 at-bat season from Parra seems like the most likely outcome.

2012

Although Parra hasn't provided the power most teams look for from their left fielder, he continues to improve offensively and managed to capture a Gold Glove with his outstanding defense in 2011. In addition to cutting back on his strikeouts, Parra increased his walk rate and was much better against left-handed pitching than he was in his first two seasons in the big leagues. While Parra is a good contact hitter with the ability to use all fields, D-Backs hitting coach Don Baylor has worked with him to develop more pull power. Perhaps a 15-20 homer season down the road is attainable, but fantasy owners should look to him for double-digit steals given his success rate on the basepaths with the opportunity to rack up runs scored if he gets another look near the top of the batting order. That said, the Diamondbacks' signing of Jason Kubel clouds his future - clearly Chris Young and Justin Upton won't be sitting to make room for Kubel, so Parra will likely serve as the fourth outfielder in 2012 barring a trade.

2011

Once upon a time, Parra was considered a top prospect in the D-Backs' system. Just 23, he's already being labeled as a fourth outfielder with limited offensive upside. Defensively, he helps himself by displaying both the range and the arm needed to handle all three outfield positions, but it's his surprising shortcomings at the plate that have left keeper league owners disappointed. Struggles against left-handed pitching have led to a platoon stamp, and there seems to be little weight given to his .285/.327/.416 line against righties the past two seasons. Consider Parra as an endgame plug-in for NL-only leagues that require the use of five outfielders, as there still is some growth potential here.

2010

Parra erupted at Double-A Mobile to start the season, hitting .355/.448/.477 in 107 at-bats before getting the surprise callup to Arizona when Conor Jackson came down with Valley Fever and Eric Byrnes was slumping. Despite skipping Triple-A and being just 22 years old, Parra held his own during his rookie season. Long term, Parra's home appears to be in left field, but he showed a very strong arm and is capable of playing in center or right when needed. The biggest questions regarding his future right now are whether he'll develop enough power to be an everyday player and if he'll figure out lefties to the point where he'll avoid having to sit against them (.220/.250/.220 in 100 at-bats). He figures to be a fourth option in the crowded Arizona outfield to begin 2010, but an early-season slump could earn him a ticket for some time at Triple-A Reno.

2009

Parra made the transition from High-A Visalia to Double-A Mobile last season and held his own with a .275/.341/.419 line in 265 at-bats after being promoted. Through his first three minor league stops, Parra has shown good plate discipline (.362 OBP) and promising speed on the basepaths. Considering his progress as a 21-year-old, there's still plenty of time for him to develop additional power, as he's lacked the pop necessary to occupy a corner outfield spot at the major league level. Despite the lack of home runs, Parra possesses very good bat speed and the ability to hit the ball to all fields. Even though his stock has dipped during his progression through the minors, trades have depleted Arizona's stockpile of minor league talent and Parra will likely see Triple-A at some point in 2009, with an eye towards breaking in with the D-Backs in 2010.