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Gerardo Parra

28-Year-Old Outfielder – Baltimore Orioles

2015 Stats

AVG

.303

HR

14

RBI

42

R

74

SB

11

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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 splitti...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 210   DOB: 5/6/1987   BORN: Santa Barbara, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Gerardo Parra Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $6.2375 million contract with the Brewers in January of 2015, avoiding arbitration.

September 1, 2015  –  Gerardo Parra News

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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 MIL 46 134 123 13 33 8 4 1 3 10 4 2 8 28 2 0 1 .268 .318 .390 .708
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  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ MIL/ARI 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 28 129 122 21 29 11 6 0 5 11 2 0 5 21 1 0 1 .238 .273 .410 .683
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 128 480 445 74 135 49 30 5 14 42 11 3 25 78 2 4 4 .303 .343 .488 .831
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3-Year Averages     146 554 505 67 134 39 28 3 8 41 11 8 37 92 6 2 4 .265 .319 .380 .700
Career  (View All)     961 3,524 3,224 420 896 269 176 37 56 302 66 37 229 602 28 21 22 .278 .328 .408 .736

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Gerardo Parra Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 2 TB 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .273 .410 .683
Sep. 1 TB Did not play.
Aug. 31 TB 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .276 .410 .686
Aug. 30 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 29 @Tex 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .280 .420 .700
Aug. 28 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 27 @KC 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .289 .435 .724
Aug. 26 @KC 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262 .303 .456 .759
Aug. 25 @KC 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .308 .469 .777
Aug. 24 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .310 .468 .778
Aug. 23 Min 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .323 .489 .812
Aug. 22 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .311 .482 .793
Aug. 21 Min 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .326 .506 .832
Aug. 20 Min 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .329 .481 .810
Aug. 19 NYM 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .288 .333 .493 .826
Aug. 18 NYM 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .338 .507 .845
Aug. 17 Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .343 .477 .820
Aug. 16 Oak 6 3 5 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .348 .492 .840
Aug. 15 Oak 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .300 .382 .682
Aug. 14 Oak 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .216 .286 .314 .600
Aug. 12 @Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .196 .260 .304 .564
Aug. 11 @Sea 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .283 .333 .616
Aug. 10 @Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .268 .316 .584
Aug. 9 @LAA 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .297 .353 .650
Aug. 8 @LAA 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .281 .241 .522
Aug. 7 @LAA 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .333 .292 .625
Aug. 5 @Oak 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .318 .263 .581
Aug. 4 @Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .294 .267 .561
Aug. 3 @Oak 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .308 .273 .581
Aug. 2 Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .250 .286 .536
Last 7 Days 19 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 .105 .105 .158 .263
Last 14 Days 49 5 8 3 0 1 5 1 11 1 0 0 0 0 .163 .180 .286 .466
Last 30 Days 119 20 28 5 0 5 11 4 21 2 0 1 0 0 .235 .266 .403 .669

Gerardo Parra: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 117 52 33 40
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
201582133101.244.390.682
2014975190.206.247.554
201317713040.198.226.501

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201535860113110.318.511.868
2014432598319.273.396.704
201342466104410.297.476.820

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015205368257.312.532.873
2014273313185.267.363.671
2013288406217.274.424.756

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015235376164.298.451.799
2014256336224.254.375.683
2013313394273.262.383.698
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% .350 .112
2008 21 AA MOB 302 265 7.9% 11.3% 0.71 87% .304 .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% .352 .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% .323 .110
2011 24 MAJ ARI 493 445 8.7% 16.6% 0.52 82% .344 .135
2012 25 MAJ ARI 430 385 7.7% 17.9% 0.43 80% .326 .119
2013 26 MAJ ARI 663 601 7.2% 15.1% 0.48 83% .308 .135
2014 27 MAJ MIL 134 123 6% 20.9% 0.29 77% .326 .122
2014 27 MAJ ARI 440 406 5.5% 16.4% 0.33 82% .302 .103
2014  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ MIL/ARI 574 529 5.6% 17.4% 0.32 81% .307 .108
2015 28 MAJ BAL 129 122 3.9% 16.3% 0.24 83% .250 .172
2015 28 MAJ MIL 351 323 5.7% 16.2% 0.35 82% .377 .189
2015  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ BAL/MIL 480 445 5.2% 16.3% 0.32 82% .343 .185
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3-Year Averages     554 505 6.7% 16.6% 0.40 82% .311 .115
Career     3,524 3,224 6.5% 17.1% 0.38 81% .327 .130

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2015 Stat Review for Gerardo Parra    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.303 AVG
ELITE
82% Contact Rate
AVERAGE
.343 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.488 SLG
GREAT
.185 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.32 BB/K
WEAK
5.2% BB Rate
POOR
16.3% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.831 OPS
GREAT
.343 OBP
GOOD

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

Parra is back in the lineup on Monday, batting second and playing left field, according to Roch Kubatko of MASN.

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Parra is out of the lineup Sunday against the Rangers.

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Parra is out of the lineup Friday, MLB.com's Brittany Ghiroli reports.

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Parra was 1-for-4 with a three-run home run in a losing effort against the Twins on Friday night.

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Parra went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Tuesday against the Mets.

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Parra went 5-for-6 with a double, a homer, three RBI and three runs scored Sunday against Oakland.

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Parra went 2-for-4 on Saturday with his 11th home run of the season.

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Parra went 2-for-5 with a solo home run in Sunday's loss to the Angels.

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Parra will start in left field and bat second Saturday in his Orioles debut, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Parra will be traded to the Orioles for right-hander Zach Davies, pending physicals, Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Parra singled as a pinch hitter in Friday's win over Arizona.

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Parra is not in the lineup Sunday against the Pirates.

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Parra was a very late addition to Saturday's starting lineup, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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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.