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Brandon Crawford

27-Year-Old Shortstop – San Francisco Giants

2014 Stats

AVG

.226

HR

8

RBI

53

R

45

SB

4

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Crawford got off to a red-hot start in 2013 (.272 average, five homers, 14 RBI in April) and many had him pegged for a breakout campaign. His power surge ceased, however, as he only clubbed four homer...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 215   DOB: 1/21/1987   BORN: Mountain View, CA   COLLEGE: UCLA   DRAFTED: 4th Rd   

August 31, 2014  –  Brandon Crawford News

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Crawford (shoulder) went 2-for-3 with an RBI and his fourth stolen base of the season Saturday.

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Brandon Crawford 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
2008 21 R AZL 4 14 14 3 6 2 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 .429 .429 .643 1.072
2008 21 A SAL 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2009 22 A SAN 25 115 105 21 39 10 2 2 6 17 2 4 10 32 0 0 0 .371 .445 .600 1.045
2009 22 AA CON 108 423 392 38 100 32 26 2 4 30 9 7 20 100 8 2 1 .255 .292 .362 .654
2010 23 A+ SAN 5 20 18 4 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 .167 .250 .222 .472
2010 23 AA RIC 79 342 291 43 70 22 12 3 7 22 4 1 39 77 1 5 6 .241 .337 .375 .712
2011 24 A+ SAN 14 69 59 14 19 9 5 1 3 15 0 0 9 13 1 0 0 .322 .412 .593 1.005
2011 24 AAA FRE 29 118 107 13 24 7 5 1 1 9 5 2 9 20 1 1 0 .224 .282 .318 .600
2011 24 MAJ SF 66 220 196 22 40 10 5 2 3 21 1 3 23 31 1 0 0 .204 .288 .296 .584
2012 25 MAJ SF 143 476 435 44 108 33 26 3 4 45 1 4 33 95 2 3 3 .248 .304 .349 .653
2013 26 MAJ SF 149 550 499 52 124 36 24 3 9 43 1 2 42 96 1 3 5 .248 .311 .363 .674
2014 27 MAJ SF 130 481 416 45 94 32 15 9 8 53 4 3 54 116 1 8 2 .226 .313 .363 .676
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3-Year Averages     119 413 376 39 90 25 18 2 5 36 1 3 32 74 1 2 2 .239 .301 .338 .639

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Brandon Crawford 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. 1 @Col 4 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .317 .368 .685
Aug. 31 Mil 4 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .313 .363 .676
Aug. 30 Mil 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .228 .314 .367 .681
Aug. 29 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .310 .364 .674
Aug. 28 Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .311 .368 .679
Aug. 27 Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .312 .369 .681
Aug. 26 Col 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .313 .370 .683
Aug. 25 Col 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 .228 .312 .370 .682
Aug. 24 @Was 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .315 .374 .689
Aug. 23 @Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .311 .370 .681
Aug. 22 @Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .226 .313 .373 .686
Aug. 21 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .316 .377 .693
Aug. 20 @ChC 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .316 .377 .693
Aug. 19 @ChC 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .315 .375 .690
Aug. 17 Phi 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .225 .314 .374 .688
Aug. 16 Phi 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .314 .374 .688
Aug. 15 Phi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .316 .376 .692
Aug. 13 CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .316 .379 .695
Aug. 12 CWS 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .319 .384 .703
Aug. 10 @KC Did not play.
Aug. 9 @KC Did not play.
Aug. 8 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .229 .317 .384 .701
Aug. 7 @Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .320 .388 .708
Aug. 6 @Mil 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .321 .392 .713
Aug. 5 @Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .318 .392 .710
Aug. 4 @NYM 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .321 .397 .718
Aug. 3 @NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .322 .400 .722
Aug. 2 @NYM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .322 .402 .724
Aug. 1 @NYM 4 1 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .326 .407 .733
Jul. 30 Pit 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .234 .321 .396 .717
Last 7 Days 20 2 6 1 0 0 6 3 7 1 0 0 0 0 .300 .391 .350 .741
Last 14 Days 43 2 12 2 0 0 7 4 15 1 0 0 1 3 .279 .333 .326 .659
Last 30 Days 90 6 20 2 1 0 11 12 29 1 0 0 1 5 .222 .311 .267 .578

Brandon Crawford: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 127
2013 147
2012 139
2011 65

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Brandon Crawford Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014129143171.287.457.832
2013146143131.199.288.546
2012114121150.254.325.631

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014287315363.199.321.604
2013353386300.269.394.727
2012321323301.246.358.661

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014220242301.236.355.659
2013239232171.264.364.688
2012220151190.241.327.630

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014196216233.214.372.694
2013260297260.235.362.661
2012215293261.256.372.677
Brandon Crawford Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2008 21 R AZL 14 14 0% 21.4% 0.00 79% .545 .214
2008 21 A SAL 2 2 0% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2009 22 A SAN 115 105 8.7% 27.8% 0.31 70% .493 .229
2009 22 AA CON 423 392 4.7% 23.6% 0.20 74% .333 .107
2010 23 A+ SAN 20 18 10% 25% 0.40 72% .231 .055
2010 23 AA RIC 342 291 11.4% 22.5% 0.51 74% .304 .134
2011 24 A+ SAN 69 59 13% 18.8% 0.69 78% .372 .271
2011 24 AAA FRE 118 107 7.6% 16.9% 0.45 81% .267 .094
2011 24 MAJ SF 220 196 10.5% 14.1% 0.74 84% .228 .092
2012 25 MAJ SF 476 435 6.9% 20% 0.35 78% .310 .101
2013 26 MAJ SF 550 499 7.6% 17.5% 0.44 81% .292 .115
2014 27 MAJ SF 481 416 11.2% 24.1% 0.47 72% .295 .137
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3-Year Averages     413 376 7.7% 17.9% 0.43 80% .286 .099

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

Contact

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.226 AVG
TERRIBLE
72% Contact Rate
POOR
.295 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.363 SLG
POOR
.137 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.47 BB/K
AVERAGE
11.2% BB Rate
GREAT
24.1% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.676 OPS
POOR
.313 OBP
WEAK

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Brandon Crawford: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Crawford (shoulder) returned to the lineup Friday, going 0-for-4 with a walk and an RBI.

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Crawford will miss Thursday's game due to a sore shoulder, Hank Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Crawford is out of the lineup Wednesday.

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Crawford is out of the lineup Sunday against the Royals.

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Crawford will likely sit out Sunday's series finale against the Royals, Alex Pavlovic of the Mercury News reports.

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Crawford is out of the lineup Saturday against the Royals.

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Crawford went 3-for-4 with a triple, an RBI and a run scored in Friday's 5-1 win over the Mets.

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Crawford is not in the lineup Thursday against the Phillies.

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Crawford had a strong day at the plate in Tuesday's 14-inning win, going 2-for-6 with a double, a run scored, and four RBI.

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Crawford is out of the lineup Sunday against the Marlins.

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Crawford went 1-for-2 with a a homer and three RBI in Friday's win over the Marlins.

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Crawford is not in the lineup Saturday against the Diamondbacks.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Crawford appeared in 143 games for the Giants (476 plate appearances) splitting time with Joaquin Arias throughout the year, but became the full-time starter for the Giants down the stretch. Crawford will be the starting shortstop heading into 2013 because of the strength of his glove. His bat played better than expected (.248/.304/.349), but his career 4.4 percent HR/FB rate indicates he is not likely to hit more than seven home runs in a full season. In addition, his 11.7 percent swinging-strike rate might lead to a higher strikeout rate next season and therefore a lower batting average.

2012

Crawford posted a .204/.288/.296 line over 196 at-bats during his first taste of the majors last season as a 24-year-old. His minor league numbers werenít anything special, as he offers very little power with not much speed. However, heís a terrific defender at shortstop, and while itís hardly an ideal situation, the Giants are going to give him every opportunity to be the teamís starter at the position in 2012. Crawfordís glove will help San Franciscoís pitching staff, but his bat is unlikely to do so for fantasy teams.

2010

After posting a 1.045 OPS over 105 at-bats High-A San Jose last season, Crawford struggled upon getting called up to Double-A Connecticut, recording a .654 OPS, with a 100:20 K:BB ratio over 392 at-bats. Heís a middling shortstop prospect in the Giantsí system and is unlikely to see much time in San Francisco in 2010.