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Lonnie Chisenhall

26-Year-Old Third Baseman – Cleveland Indians

2015 Stats

AVG

.209

HR

4

RBI

19

R

19

SB

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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...

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LEAGUE: AAA    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:

Signed a one-year, $2.25 million deal with the Indians in January 2015, avoiding arbitration.

June 7, 2015  –  Lonnie Chisenhall News

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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 22 94 86 8 29 10 7 0 3 15 1 0 7 20 0 0 1 .337 .394 .523 .917
2015 26 MAJ CLE 52 189 177 19 37 15 10 1 4 19 0 1 7 32 2 2 1 .209 .241 .345 .586
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3-Year Averages     93 329 303 36 79 26 17 0 9 37 2 0 21 60 1 1 3 .261 .314 .406 .720

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

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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. 5 @Pit Did not play.
Jul. 4 @Pit Did not play.
Jul. 3 @Pit Did not play.
Jul. 2 @TB Did not play.
Jul. 1 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 30 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 29 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 28 @Bal Did not play.
Jun. 28 @Bal Did not play.
Jun. 27 @Bal Did not play.
Jun. 26 @Bal Did not play.
Jun. 24 Det Did not play.
Jun. 23 Det Did not play.
Jun. 22 Det Did not play.
Jun. 21 TB Did not play.
Jun. 20 TB Did not play.
Jun. 19 TB Did not play.
Jun. 18 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 17 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 16 @ChC Did not play.
Jun. 15 @ChC Did not play.
Jun. 14 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 13 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 12 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 11 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 10 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 9 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 7 Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 .209 .241 .345 .586
Jun. 6 Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .240 .347 .587
Jun. 5 Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .246 .355 .601
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 2 .091 .091 .091 .182

Lonnie Chisenhall: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 50 1
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 19

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Lonnie Chisenhall Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015425060.238.286.584
201410917180.294.376.729
2013364160.111.250.408

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015135144130.200.363.584
20143694512513.276.442.782
20132532610301.241.419.705

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201594112120.181.309.515
2014246316302.268.407.742
2013136154131.235.382.675

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015838270.241.386.663
2014232317291.293.448.799
2013153157230.216.412.662
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 94 86 7.4% 21.3% 0.35 77% .413 .186
2015 26 MAJ CLE 189 177 3.7% 16.9% 0.22 82% .234 .136
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3-Year Averages     329 303 6.4% 18.2% 0.35 80% .299 .145

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

Contact

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.209 AVG
TERRIBLE
82% Contact Rate
AVERAGE
.234 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.345 SLG
POOR
.136 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

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0.22 BB/K
TERRIBLE
3.7% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
16.9% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.586 OPS
TERRIBLE
.241 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Lonnie Chisenhall: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Chisenhall is out of the lineup Sunday against the Mariners, MLB.com's Greg Johns reports.

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Chisenhall is out of Thursday's lineup against the Mariners.

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Chisenhall went 3-for-5 with a double, a homer, three RBI and two runs Wednesday against Texas.

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Chisenhall is out of the lineup Tuesday.

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Chisenhall, who entered Monday in an 0-for-18 slump and is hitting just .188 in May, will not find himself in a strict platoon situation at third base, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Chisenhall is back in the lineup Friday against Cincinnati.

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Chisenhall is not in the lineup Thursday against the White Sox.

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Chisenhall is not in the lineup Tuesday against the White Sox, Joe Reedy of FOX Sports Ohio reports.

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Chisenhall is not in the lineup Monday against the White Sox.

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Chisenhall went 3-for-5 with a run scored and an RBI in the 10-8 win over the Rangers on Saturday.

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Chisenhall is not in the lineup Friday against the Rangers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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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.