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Eric Fryer

31-Year-Old Catcher – Pittsburgh Pirates

2016 Stats

AVG

.252

HR

0

RBI

12

R

18

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 215   DOB: 8/26/1985   BORN: Columbus, OH   COLLEGE: Ohio State   DRAFTED: 10th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Eric Fryer Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $500,000 deal that will be pro-rated if he's in the minors.

July 26, 2016  –  Eric Fryer News

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Fryer was reinstated from the paternity list on Tuesday, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports.

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Eric Fryer 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 21 R HEL 43 153 139 25 29 10 7 0 3 19 4 3 14 28 0 0 0 .209 .288 .324 .612
2008 22 A WES 104 431 385 76 129 41 26 5 10 63 15 3 43 74 0 3 0 .335 .407 .506 .913
2009 23 A TAM 59 253 224 34 56 15 11 2 2 24 11 5 27 43 0 2 0 .250 .333 .344 .677
2009 23 A LYN 47 180 157 22 38 14 11 0 3 14 0 0 22 25 1 0 0 .242 .360 .369 .729
2010 24 R GUL 3 12 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 .143 .500 .143 .643
2010 24 A+ BRA 83 337 287 53 86 29 16 5 8 48 10 1 37 64 2 3 8 .300 .391 .474 .865
2011 25 AA ALT 37 134 113 24 39 11 4 2 5 16 1 0 16 21 3 1 1 .345 .427 .549 .976
2011 25 AAA IND 38 144 119 16 24 8 5 1 2 11 3 0 21 31 2 0 2 .202 .331 .311 .642
2011 25 MAJ PIT 10 29 26 5 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 7 0 0 0 .269 .345 .269 .614
2012 26 AAA IND 65 176 162 14 33 7 7 0 0 10 1 0 10 38 1 1 2 .204 .257 .247 .504
2012 26 MAJ PIT 6 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
2013 27 AAA ROC 65 243 200 32 43 18 11 2 5 31 8 0 35 47 1 3 4 .215 .339 .365 .704
2013 27 MAJ MIN 6 16 13 2 5 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 .385 .500 .692 1.192
2014 28 AAA ROC 36 125 111 12 28 8 7 1 0 11 5 0 12 29 1 1 0 .252 .323 .333 .656
2014 28 MAJ MIN 28 81 75 11 16 5 4 0 1 5 1 0 5 15 0 0 1 .213 .272 .307 .579
2015 29 AAA ROC 67 248 222 28 65 10 7 1 2 19 1 2 25 47 0 0 1 .293 .367 .360 .727
2015 29 MAJ MIN 15 27 22 2 5 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 5 11 0 0 0 .227 .370 .318 .688
2016 30 MAJ PIT 32 79 65 11 12 3 2 1 0 7 0 1 10 13 2 2 0 .185 .286 .246 .532
2016 30 MAJ STL 24 41 38 7 14 2 2 0 0 5 0 1 3 7 0 0 0 .368 .415 .421 .836
2016  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ PIT/STL 56 120 103 18 26 5 4 1 0 12 0 2 13 20 2 2 0 .252 .331 .311 .641
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3-Year Averages     16 40 36 5 8 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 4 9 0 0 0 .222 .300 .278 .578
Career  (View All)     121 278 243 38 60 14 11 1 2 23 2 3 30 57 2 2 1 .247 .330 .325 .655

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Eric Fryer Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games 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. 26 ChC Did not play.
Sep. 25 Was 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .331 .311 .642
Sep. 24 Was Did not play.
Sep. 23 Was 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .333 .293 .626
Sep. 22 @Mil Did not play.
Sep. 21 @Mil Did not play.
Sep. 20 @Mil Did not play.
Sep. 18 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 17 @Cin 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .255 .336 .296 .632
Sep. 17 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 16 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 15 @Phi Did not play.
Sep. 14 @Phi 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .330 .292 .622
Sep. 13 @Phi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .330 .298 .628
Sep. 12 @Phi Did not play.
Sep. 11 Cin 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .330 .298 .628
Sep. 10 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 9 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 8 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 7 StL Did not play.
Sep. 6 StL Did not play.
Sep. 5 StL 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .337 .304 .641
Sep. 4 Mil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .333 .300 .633
Sep. 3 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 2 Mil Did not play.
Aug. 31 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 30 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 29 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .333 .300 .633
Aug. 28 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 27 @Mil 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .337 .303 .640
Last 7 Games 5 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .600 .800
Last 14 Games 9 2 2 0 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 .222 .333 .444 .777
Last 30 Games 17 3 3 0 1 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 1 1 .176 .286 .294 .580

Eric Fryer: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 50
2015 15
2014 24 2
2013 5 1
2012 2 1 1
2011 8

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Eric Fryer: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 60

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Eric Fryer Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016184020.278.278.626
201550000.000.000.167
2014345041.206.265.493

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201681130100.247.296.626
2015172020.294.412.840
2014416110.220.341.646

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016428060.405.476.923
2015102020.400.5001.071
2014253000.120.160.427

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016579060.140.158.412
2015120000.083.167.321
2014508151.260.380.655
Eric Fryer 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 21 R HEL 153 139 9.2% 18.3% 0.50 80% .241 .115
2008 22 A WES 431 385 10% 17.2% 0.58 81% .395 .171
2009 23 A TAM 253 224 10.7% 17% 0.63 81% .302 .094
2009 23 A LYN 180 157 12.2% 13.9% 0.88 84% .271 .127
2010 24 R GUL 12 7 41.7% 0% 0.00 100% .143 .000
2010 24 A+ BRA 337 287 11% 19% 0.58 78% .363 .174
2011 25 AA ALT 134 113 11.9% 15.7% 0.76 81% .391 .204
2011 25 AAA IND 144 119 14.6% 21.5% 0.68 74% .256 .109
2011 25 MAJ PIT 29 26 10.3% 24.1% 0.43 73% .368 .000
2012 26 AAA IND 176 162 5.7% 21.6% 0.26 77% .266 .043
2012 26 MAJ PIT 5 4 20% 20% 1.00 75% .333 .000
2013 27 AAA ROC 243 200 14.4% 19.3% 0.74 77% .257 .150
2013 27 MAJ MIN 16 13 18.8% 18.8% 1.00 77% .444 .307
2014 28 AAA ROC 125 111 9.6% 23.2% 0.41 74% .341 .081
2014 28 MAJ MIN 81 75 6.2% 18.5% 0.33 80% .254 .094
2015 29 AAA ROC 248 222 10.1% 19% 0.53 79% .364 .067
2015 29 MAJ MIN 27 22 18.5% 40.7% 0.45 50% .455 .091
2016 30 MAJ PIT 79 65 12.7% 16.5% 0.77 80% .231 .061
2016 30 MAJ STL 41 38 7.3% 17.1% 0.43 82% .452 .053
2016  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ PIT/STL 120 103 10.8% 16.7% 0.65 81% .313 .059
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3-Year Averages     40 36 10% 22.5% 0.44 75% .296 .056
Career     278 243 10.8% 20.5% 0.53 77% .315 .078

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

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.252 AVG
WEAK
81% Contact Rate
AVERAGE
.313 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.311 SLG
TERRIBLE
.059 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.65 BB/K
GREAT
10.8% BB Rate
GREAT
16.7% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.641 OPS
POOR
.331 OBP
AVERAGE

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Eric Fryer: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Fryer was placed on the paternity list Saturday, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette's Stephen Nesbitt reports.

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Fryer is out of the lineup Sunday against the Nationals.

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Fryer went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI against the Cardinals on Tuesday.

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Fryer is not in the starting lineup Monday against the Cardinals.

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Fryer was added to the active roster prior to Monday's matchup against the Cardinals.

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Fryer was claimed off waivers by the Pirates on Sunday, Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports.

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Fryer was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Tuesday, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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Fryer is expected to be designated for assignment Tuesday, the Cardinals' official site reports.

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Fryer went 1-for-3 with an RBI and a walk in Sunday's loss to the Rangers.

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Fryer has a .467 batting average and three RBI after 15 at-bats this season.

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Fryer went 3-for-3 with two doubles, two RBI, and a walk in Sunday's start versus the Reds.

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Fryer will open the season as the Cardinals' backup catcher after it was announced Saturday that Brayan Pena (knee) will begin the year on the DL, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

There was no outlook written for Eric Fryer.

2015

Fryer is a minor league journeyman known for his defense who hasn't hit anywhere (.630 career OPS at Triple-A) other than a 13-game stretch in the majors in 2013. He'll likely add depth at Triple-A again and only be called up if the Twins need a third catcher.

2014

Fryer is a minor league journeyman known for his defense who hit .385 (5-for-15) when called up to Minnesota in September. He'll likely add depth in the minors, but the Twins situation at catcher may be in flux with Joe Mauer moving to first base, so there's an opportunity for him to win a backup role.