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Anthony Recker

31-Year-Old Catcher – New York Mets

2014 Stats

AVG

.201

HR

7

RBI

27

R

18

SB

1

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Recker spent nearly all season in the majors as the Mets' backup catcher, playing in 50 games while collecting 151 plate appearances. During those opportunities, he showed a modicum of power (six home...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 238   DOB: 8/29/1983   BORN: Allentown, PA   COLLEGE: Alvernia College   DRAFTED: 18th Rd   

September 28, 2014  –  Anthony Recker News

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Anthony Recker 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 23 A STO 56 234 207 39 66 32 17 2 13 47 2 0 27 48 0 0 0 .319 .402 .609 1.011
2007 23 AA MID 58 219 201 16 41 16 12 0 4 20 0 1 17 63 0 0 1 .204 .269 .323 .592
2008 24 AA MID 117 482 430 57 118 44 29 4 11 64 1 2 43 140 2 2 5 .274 .346 .437 .783
2009 25 AA MID 16 65 57 11 17 7 4 0 3 9 0 0 8 22 0 0 0 .298 .385 .526 .911
2009 25 AAA SAC 78 306 272 30 71 25 11 2 12 45 2 0 28 80 3 1 2 .261 .333 .449 .782
2010 26 AA MID 11 47 38 8 8 2 1 0 1 3 1 0 7 12 0 0 2 .211 .362 .316 .678
2010 26 AAA SAC 80 276 250 36 72 30 18 2 10 42 0 1 22 62 0 4 0 .288 .341 .496 .837
2011 27 AAA SAC 99 412 345 61 99 41 24 1 16 48 7 5 56 81 2 5 4 .287 .388 .501 .889
2011 27 MAJ OAK 5 21 17 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 0 0 0 .176 .333 .235 .568
2012 28 AA TEN 4 15 15 1 3 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 .200 .200 .467 .667
2012 28 AAA IOW 3 9 7 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 .286 .444 .429 .873
2012 28 AAA SAC 52 229 200 29 53 16 7 0 9 29 3 1 28 56 0 0 1 .265 .358 .435 .793
2012 28 MAJ OAK 13 37 31 3 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 13 1 0 1 .129 .250 .161 .411
2012 28 MAJ CHC 9 21 18 1 3 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 .167 .286 .389 .675
2012  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ OAK/CHC 22 58 49 4 7 3 2 0 1 4 0 0 6 15 1 0 2 .143 .263 .245 .508
2013 29 AAA LAS 5 12 10 3 4 2 0 1 1 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 .400 .500 .900 1.400
2013 29 MAJ NYM 50 151 135 17 29 13 7 0 6 19 0 1 13 49 1 2 0 .215 .280 .400 .680
2014 30 MAJ NYM 58 189 174 18 35 16 9 0 7 27 1 1 10 64 2 2 1 .201 .246 .374 .620
3-Year Averages     25 74 67 8 13 5 3 0 2 7 0 0 7 23 0 0 0 .194 .270 .328 .599

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position     ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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Anthony Recker Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 28 Hou Did not play.
Sep. 27 Hou 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .246 .374 .620
Sep. 26 Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .203 .245 .378 .623
Sep. 25 @Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .250 .387 .637
Sep. 25 @Was 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .254 .394 .648
Sep. 24 @Was Did not play.
Sep. 23 @Was 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .250 .394 .644
Sep. 21 @Atl 3 2 3 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .213 .251 .396 .647
Sep. 20 @Atl Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Atl 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .199 .235 .379 .614
Sep. 17 Mia Did not play.
Sep. 16 Mia Did not play.
Sep. 15 Mia Did not play.
Sep. 14 Was 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .237 .381 .618
Sep. 13 Was Did not play.
Sep. 12 Was Did not play.
Sep. 11 Was 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .197 .230 .382 .612
Sep. 10 Col Did not play.
Sep. 9 Col Did not play.
Sep. 8 Col Did not play.
Sep. 7 @Cin 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .222 .357 .579
Sep. 6 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 5 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 3 @Mia Did not play.
Sep. 2 @Mia Did not play.
Sep. 1 @Mia Did not play.
Aug. 31 Phi 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 .187 .222 .340 .562
Aug. 30 Phi Did not play.
Aug. 29 Phi Did not play.
Aug. 28 Atl Did not play.
Last 7 Days 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .167 .000 .167
Last 14 Days 17 2 4 1 0 0 3 4 7 0 0 0 1 1 .235 .364 .294 .658
Last 30 Days 28 5 8 1 0 3 9 4 12 0 0 0 1 3 .286 .364 .643 1.007

Anthony Recker: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 52
2013 38 1
2012 17 1 1
2011 5

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Anthony Recker Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014353020.114.143.282
2013488470.208.500.783
2012162110.063.250.417

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014139157251.223.432.703
20138792120.218.345.623
2012332030.182.242.550

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014858380.188.318.551
20136184100.213.426.716
2012171010.059.059.363

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201489104191.213.427.685
2013749290.216.378.650
2012323130.188.344.579
Anthony Recker 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 23 A STO 234 207 11.5% 20.5% 0.56 77% .363 .290
2007 23 AA MID 219 201 7.8% 28.8% 0.27 69% .276 .119
2008 24 AA MID 482 430 8.9% 29% 0.31 67% .384 .163
2009 25 AA MID 65 57 12.3% 33.8% 0.36 61% .438 .228
2009 25 AAA SAC 306 272 9.2% 26.1% 0.35 71% .328 .188
2010 26 AA MID 47 38 14.9% 25.5% 0.58 68% .280 .105
2010 26 AAA SAC 276 250 8% 22.5% 0.35 75% .348 .208
2011 27 AAA SAC 412 345 13.6% 19.7% 0.69 77% .335 .214
2011 27 MAJ OAK 21 17 19% 33.3% 0.57 59% .300 .059
2012 28 AA TEN 15 15 0% 46.7% 0.00 53% .286 .267
2012 28 AAA IOW 9 7 22.2% 22.2% 1.00 71% .400 .143
2012 28 AAA SAC 229 200 12.2% 24.5% 0.50 72% .326 .170
2012 28 MAJ OAK 37 31 10.8% 35.1% 0.31 58% .222 .032
2012 28 MAJ CHC 21 18 9.5% 9.5% 1.00 89% .133 .222
2012  (Multiple Teams) 28 MAJ OAK/CHC 58 49 10.3% 25.9% 0.40 69% .182 .102
2013 29 AAA LAS 12 10 16.7% 16.7% 1.00 80% .429 .500
2013 29 MAJ NYM 151 135 8.6% 32.5% 0.27 64% .288 .185
2014 30 MAJ NYM 189 174 5.3% 33.9% 0.16 63% .272 .173
3-Year Averages     74 67 9.5% 31.1% 0.30 66% .262 .134

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2014 Stat Review for Anthony Recker    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.201 AVG
TERRIBLE
63% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.272 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.374 SLG
WEAK
.173 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.16 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.3% BB Rate
POOR
33.9% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.620 OPS
TERRIBLE
.246 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Anthony Recker: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Recker went 3-for-3 with a double, three RBI and a couple of runs scored in Sunday's 10-2 rout of the Braves.

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Recker replaced an injured Travis d'Arnaud and went 2-for-3 with his seventh home run of the year in the Mets' 6-2 loss to the Nationals on Thursday.

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Recker hit a three-run homer in a win over Philadelphia on Sunday.

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Recker is getting a rare start Sunday against the Cubs, ESPN New York reports.

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Recker hit a three-run homer in Sunday's 8-4 win over the Rangers.

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Recker, starting at catcher to give Travis d'Arnaud a breather, blasted a three-run home run in the Mets' 8-4 win over the Rangers on Sunday.

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X-rays came back negative on Recker's right hand, which was hit flush by a foul ball during Saturday's game ESPN New York reports.

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Recker went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI in Sunday's 11-5 win over the Marlins.

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Recker will split time with Taylor Teagarden behind the plate for the Mets with Travis d'Arnaud getting sent to the minors Saturday night.

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Recker went 4-for-4 with a double and a run scored in the second half of Sunday's doubleheader.

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Recker should be in line for more playing time with Travis d'Arnaud landing on the 7-day disabled list due to concussion symptoms.

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Recker is likely to start seeing more starts behind the dish, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports. The Mets' backup catcher homered and doubled in the Mets' game against the D-Backs on Wednesday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2012

Recker found himself at Triple-A Sacramento for the third straight year in 2011, so the impressive .287/.388/.501 slash line needs to be discounted given his experience and age (he'll be 28 years old when the season starts). He could battle for the backup catcher job in the spring if the A's want Derek Norris to spend time at Triple-A, but there's no long-term value here since Norris would become the primary backstop in Oakland if Kurt Suzuki were to be traded.