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Lonnie Chisenhall

27-Year-Old Outfielder – Cleveland Indians

2016 Stats

AVG

.303

HR

6

RBI

31

R

29

SB

5

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Chisenhall earned himself a ticket back to Triple-A Columbus in early June after getting off to a .209/.241/.345 start at the plate and struggling defensively at the hot corner. He didn't hit a ton du...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 190   DOB: 10/4/1988   BORN: Morehead City, NC   COLLEGE: Pitt (NC) CC   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Lonnie Chisenhall Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $2.8M deal with the Indians in January 2016, avoiding arbitration.

July 23, 2016  –  Lonnie Chisenhall News

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Chisenhall (illness) went 1-for-4 with a two-run double in a 5-2 loss to the Orioles on Saturday.

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Lonnie Chisenhall 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 19 A MAH 68 301 276 38 80 28 20 3 5 45 7 2 24 32 1 0 0 .290 .355 .438 .793
2009 20 A KIN 99 427 388 59 107 46 26 2 18 79 2 1 37 80 1 1 0 .276 .346 .492 .838
2009 20 AA AKR 24 101 93 13 17 10 5 1 4 13 1 0 7 16 0 1 0 .183 .238 .387 .625
2010 21 AA AKR 117 524 460 81 128 42 22 3 17 84 3 0 46 77 0 8 10 .278 .351 .450 .801
2011 22 AAA COL 66 292 255 45 68 25 15 3 7 45 0 1 28 47 0 2 7 .267 .353 .431 .784
2011 22 MAJ CLE 66 223 212 27 54 20 13 0 7 22 1 0 8 49 1 1 1 .255 .284 .415 .699
2012 23 AAA COL 30 126 118 16 37 16 12 0 4 17 0 0 4 22 0 2 2 .314 .341 .517 .858
2012 23 MAJ CLE 43 151 142 16 38 12 6 1 5 16 2 1 8 27 0 0 1 .268 .311 .430 .741
2013 24 AAA COL 27 125 105 21 41 16 8 2 6 26 2 0 12 24 0 4 4 .390 .456 .676 1.132
2013 24 MAJ CLE 94 308 289 30 65 28 17 0 11 36 1 0 16 56 1 0 2 .225 .270 .398 .668
2014 25 MAJ CLE 142 532 478 62 134 43 29 1 13 59 3 1 39 99 4 3 8 .280 .343 .427 .770
2015 26 AAA COL 40 171 157 18 44 16 13 0 3 21 1 0 11 35 1 1 1 .280 .329 .420 .749
2015 26 MAJ CLE 106 362 333 38 82 27 19 1 7 44 4 1 23 69 2 3 1 .246 .294 .372 .666
2016 27 AA AKR 4 18 15 3 2 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 .133 .222 .200 .422
2016 27 AAA COL 3 11 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 .000 .182 .000 .182
2016 27 MAJ CLE 73 259 238 29 72 24 14 4 6 31 5 0 16 39 1 2 2 .303 .349 .471 .820
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3-Year Averages     114 399 366 43 93 31 21 0 10 46 2 0 26 74 2 2 3 .254 .307 .393 .701
Career  (View All)     524 1,835 1,692 202 445 154 98 7 49 208 16 3 110 339 9 9 15 .263 .312 .416 .728

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Lonnie Chisenhall 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
Jul. 24 @Bal 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .349 .471 .820
Jul. 23 @Bal 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .346 .466 .812
Jul. 22 @Bal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .348 .465 .813
Jul. 20 @KC 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .300 .348 .465 .813
Jul. 19 @KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301 .347 .469 .816
Jul. 18 @KC 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .348 .471 .819
Jul. 17 @Min 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .299 .346 .466 .812
Jul. 16 @Min 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .343 .465 .808
Jul. 15 @Min 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .348 .472 .820
Jul. 10 NYY 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .345 .474 .819
Jul. 9 NYY Did not play.
Jul. 8 NYY 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301 .348 .481 .829
Jul. 7 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .350 .470 .820
Jul. 6 Det 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .307 .355 .477 .832
Jul. 5 Det 5 1 4 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .362 .485 .847
Jul. 4 Det 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 .351 .466 .817
Jul. 3 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .353 .468 .821
Jul. 2 @Tor 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .358 .476 .834
Jul. 1 @Tor 8 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .365 .486 .851
Jun. 30 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 29 @Atl 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .354 .480 .834
Jun. 28 @Atl 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .298 .356 .468 .824
Jun. 27 @Atl 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .355 .470 .825
Jun. 26 @Det 4 2 4 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .352 .451 .803
Jun. 25 @Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .337 .405 .742
Jun. 24 @Det 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .345 .416 .761
Jun. 22 TB 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .347 .407 .754
Jun. 21 TB 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .344 .397 .741
Jun. 20 TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .340 .394 .734
Jun. 19 CWS Did not play.
Last 7 Days 21 3 8 3 0 0 2 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 .381 .409 .524 .933
Last 14 Days 42 4 11 3 0 1 6 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 .262 .289 .405 .694
Last 30 Days 96 11 34 6 2 4 19 1 14 2 0 1 1 0 .354 .364 .583 .947

Lonnie Chisenhall: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 1 72 2 71
2015 50 51 51 4
2014 11 114 16
2013 88 1
2012 30 9
2011 58 1 1 4

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Lonnie Chisenhall: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 32 4

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Lonnie Chisenhall Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016333030.242.394.699
2015586190.241.328.624
201410917180.294.376.729

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016205266285.312.483.839
2015275326354.247.382.676
20143694512513.276.442.782

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201690132141.322.478.852
2015163213261.245.362.657
2014246316302.268.407.742

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016148164174.291.466.800
2015170174183.247.382.676
2014232317291.293.448.799
Lonnie Chisenhall 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 19 A MAH 301 276 8% 10.6% 0.75 88% .314 .148
2009 20 A KIN 427 388 8.7% 18.7% 0.46 79% .307 .216
2009 20 AA AKR 101 93 6.9% 15.8% 0.44 83% .178 .204
2010 21 AA AKR 524 460 8.8% 14.7% 0.60 83% .303 .172
2011 22 AAA COL 292 255 9.6% 16.1% 0.60 82% .303 .164
2011 22 MAJ CLE 223 212 3.6% 22% 0.16 77% .301 .160
2012 23 AAA COL 126 118 3.2% 17.5% 0.18 81% .359 .203
2012 23 MAJ CLE 151 142 5.3% 17.9% 0.30 81% .300 .162
2013 24 AAA COL 125 105 9.6% 19.2% 0.50 77% .467 .286
2013 24 MAJ CLE 308 289 5.2% 18.2% 0.29 81% .243 .173
2014 25 MAJ CLE 532 478 7.3% 18.6% 0.39 79% .331 .147
2015 26 AAA COL 171 157 6.4% 20.5% 0.31 78% .345 .140
2015 26 MAJ CLE 362 333 6.4% 19.1% 0.33 79% .292 .126
2016 27 AA AKR 18 15 11.1% 11.1% 1.00 87% .154 .067
2016 27 AAA COL 11 8 18.2% 27.3% 0.67 63% .000 .000
2016 27 MAJ CLE 259 238 6.2% 15.1% 0.41 84% .342 .168
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3-Year Averages     399 366 6.5% 18.5% 0.35 80% .294 .139
Career     1,835 1,692 6% 18.5% 0.32 80% .304 .153

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2016 Stat Review for Lonnie Chisenhall    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.303 AVG
ELITE
84% Contact Rate
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.342 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.471 SLG
GOOD
.168 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.41 BB/K
AVERAGE
6.2% BB Rate
WEAK
15.1% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.820 OPS
GOOD
.349 OBP
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Lonnie Chisenhall: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Chisenhall (illness) is back in the lineup Saturday against the Orioles.

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Chisenhall (illness) has been scratched from Friday's lineup prior to the game against Baltimore, Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com reports.

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Chisenhall is out of the lineup for Saturday's matchup with the Yankees.

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Chisenhall went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in Friday's 10-2 victory over the Yankees.

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Chisenhall went 4-for-5 with three RBI and scored a run in Tuesday's 12-1 blowout win over the Tigers.

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Chisenhall is out of the lineup Monday against the Tigers.

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Chisenhall went 5-for-8 in Friday's 2-1, 19-inning victory over the Blue Jays.

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Chisenhall is not in the starting fold Thursday against Toronto, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Chisenhall went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Wednesday at the Braves.

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Chisenhall went 4-for-4 with a triple, a home run, two runs scored and three RBI in Sunday's win over the Tigers.

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Chisenhall is not in the lineup for Monday's matchup with the Rays.

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Chisenhall is out of the lineup Sunday against the White Sox, Ryan Lewis of the Akron Beacon Journal reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

When it was all said and done, 2014 was the breakout year for Chisenhall that wasn't really a breakout. The only statistical change in Chisenhall’s game was a career best batting average that led to a bump in on-base percentage. His slugging rates were in line with his career norms and even his plate discipline in terms of swing rates, chase rates, and the like have all been remarkably stable for a young player. The spike in average was fueled by hitting lefties – something he rarely did in previous seasons. Whether the improvement was enough to keep him out of a platoon remains to be seen, but it is a good start. He hit .332/.396/.519 in the first half and just .218/.277/.315 after the break. The real Chisenhall lies somewhere in between that for 2015 with perhaps a little more power to come. Talk up the weak second half on draft day while rostering the stable skills on the cheap.

2014

Chisenhall's slow start (.213/.253/.351 in 94 at-bats) earned him a return trip to Triple-A Columbus in May in an effort to put the pieces back together. He hit his way back to Cleveland with a .390/.456/.676 line in 27 games at Triple-A and showed some improvement in his return to the Tribe. Over the course of his career, he made very little progress against southpaws, and it doesn't appears as though he will ever completely fulfill the promise he once flashed as a prospect. Chisenhall has likely shown enough to enter spring training as the team's starter at third base, but he is likely to become a batting average liability if the Indians overexpose him against left-handed pitching.

2013

Chisenhall opened the season at Triple-A Columbus after slumping his way off the roster in spring training before earning a promotion to Cleveland at the end of May. A broken forearm effectively ended his season a month later, sidelining him until the middle of September, so he could be excused for never seemingly getting on track at the plate. The shine on his prospect status is beginning to wear off and he needs to start producing at the plate to secure his place in the team's plans as the Tribe's primary third baseman. He figures to enter spring with the inside track for the third-base job, but there's less upside here than there appeared to be a few seasons ago.

2012

A quick start to the season that had the Indians in contention combined with concussion issues at Triple-A Columbus kept Chisenhall down in the minors until late June. He didn't hit the ground running quite as quickly as many had hoped, hitting .255 with seven homers in 66 games for the Indians after his promotion. His command of the strike zone got worse as the season wore on so he'll need to reverse that trend quickly. He's a nice prospect and Cleveland's everyday third baseman heading into spring training, but it may be a few more seasons before he's a big contributor in most fantasy circles.

2011

Chisenhall rebounded nicely after being slowed by a shoulder injury, hitting .278/.351/.450 at Double-A with 17 homers. He's never had that jaw-dropping season that screams stud in the making but he'll give you decent power and batting average once he arrives. The Indians are looking for third-base help this winter as Chisenhall figures to need some time at Triple-A before he's ready. A midseason callup isn't out of the question and may hinge on the quality of the veterans who end up ahead of him on the depth chart at the end of spring training.

2010

Chisenhall, the team's top pick in the 2008 draft, earned a promotion to Double-A Akron to end the season after a breakout year (.276 with 18 homers) as a 20-year-old at High-A Kinston. He had a forgettable month at Double-A (.183 with 16 K in 93 at-bats) but had a nice postseason. Forgive Indians fans if they break out into hives with memories of Matt Whitney, but Chisenhall figures to be the team's heir apparent to Jhonny Peralta at third base. The Indians have a $7 million option on Peralta for the 2011 season so there should be no temptation to rush the kid if he's not totally ready. He'll spend most of 2010 at Double-A.