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Avisail Garcia

24-Year-Old Outfielder – Chicago White Sox

2015 Stats

AVG

.265

HR

12

RBI

51

R

57

SB

6

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Garcia's biggest accomplishment of 2014 was just getting back onto the field. He was expected to sit for the season after tearing his labrum in the ninth game of the year, but defied expectations and ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 240   DOB: 6/12/1991   BORN: Anzoategui, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Avisail Garcia Contract Information:

Agreed to terms with the White Sox in March 2015.

August 30, 2015  –  Avisail Garcia News

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Garcia went 3-for-5 with a run scored in an 8-7 win over the Mariners on Saturday.

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Avisail Garcia 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
2009 18 A WES 81 311 299 36 79 14 11 2 1 31 8 7 8 70 0 4 0 .264 .289 .324 .613
2009 18 A LAK 3 8 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
2010 19 A WES 125 524 494 58 138 25 17 4 4 63 20 4 20 113 0 5 5 .279 .311 .354 .665
2011 20 A+ LAK 129 514 487 53 129 33 16 6 11 56 14 5 18 132 0 3 6 .265 .298 .390 .688
2012 21 A+ LAK 67 287 266 47 77 21 8 5 8 36 14 4 11 57 0 5 5 .289 .324 .447 .771
2012 21 AA ERI 55 226 215 31 67 18 9 3 6 22 9 4 7 38 0 0 4 .312 .345 .465 .810
2012 21 MAJ DET 23 51 47 7 15 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 3 10 0 0 1 .319 .373 .319 .692
2013 22 A+ LAK 6 28 24 9 10 3 0 2 1 4 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 .417 .500 .708 1.208
2013 22 AAA TOL 33 156 147 23 55 13 7 1 5 23 4 2 8 32 0 0 1 .374 .410 .537 .947
2013 22 AAA CHA 8 32 27 6 10 2 0 1 1 9 0 0 4 4 0 0 1 .370 .469 .556 1.025
2013 22 MAJ CWS 42 168 161 19 49 11 4 2 5 21 3 2 5 38 0 1 1 .304 .327 .447 .774
2013 22 MAJ DET 30 88 83 12 20 6 3 1 2 10 0 1 4 21 0 1 0 .241 .273 .373 .646
2013  (Multiple Teams) 22 MAJ CWS/DET 72 256 244 31 69 17 7 3 7 31 3 3 9 59 0 2 1 .283 .309 .422 .731
2014 23 AAA CHA 13 53 50 9 17 4 3 0 1 3 0 0 1 16 0 0 2 .340 .377 .460 .837
2014 23 MAJ CWS 46 190 172 19 42 15 8 0 7 29 4 1 14 44 0 2 2 .244 .305 .413 .718
2015 24 MAJ CWS 121 495 460 57 122 28 15 1 12 51 6 7 27 118 0 2 6 .265 .313 .380 .693
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3-Year Averages     47 164 154 19 42 10 5 1 4 21 2 2 8 37 0 1 1 .273 .311 .396 .707

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Avisail Garcia 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. 2 @Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .313 .380 .693
Sep. 1 @Min 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .316 .384 .700
Aug. 30 Sea 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .316 .378 .694
Aug. 29 Sea 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .317 .379 .696
Aug. 28 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .314 .377 .691
Aug. 27 Sea 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267 .316 .380 .696
Aug. 26 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .317 .381 .698
Aug. 25 Bos 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .320 .384 .704
Aug. 24 Bos 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .318 .385 .703
Aug. 23 @Sea 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .317 .384 .701
Aug. 22 @Sea 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .317 .385 .702
Aug. 21 @Sea 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .266 .316 .386 .702
Aug. 20 @LAA 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .313 .385 .698
Aug. 19 @LAA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .312 .384 .696
Aug. 18 @LAA 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .315 .388 .703
Aug. 17 @LAA 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .313 .387 .700
Aug. 16 ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .311 .382 .693
Aug. 15 ChC 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .264 .314 .386 .700
Aug. 14 ChC 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .312 .386 .698
Aug. 12 LAA 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .313 .386 .699
Aug. 11 LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .264 .311 .385 .696
Aug. 10 LAA 4 2 2 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .313 .388 .701
Aug. 9 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .311 .371 .682
Aug. 8 @KC 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .314 .375 .689
Aug. 7 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .312 .373 .685
Aug. 5 TB 3 1 1 0 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .315 .377 .692
Aug. 4 TB 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .312 .369 .681
Aug. 3 TB 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .310 .360 .670
Aug. 2 NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .310 .358 .668
Aug. 1 NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .311 .359 .670
Last 7 Days 28 2 6 0 0 1 4 0 7 0 0 0 1 0 .214 .207 .321 .528
Last 14 Days 55 10 14 1 0 1 6 4 11 0 0 0 1 1 .255 .300 .327 .627
Last 30 Days 116 19 31 5 0 5 18 8 24 1 1 1 1 2 .267 .317 .440 .757

Avisail Garcia: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 113 113 7
2014 46 46
2013 71 3 31 41
2012 21 2 2 18

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Avisail Garcia Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201597142100.299.402.760
20144563121.333.600.992
20137392120.219.384.640

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015355429396.259.372.676
2014127134173.213.346.620
2013171225193.310.439.770

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015232288323.259.401.714
20149182174.242.363.660
2013131163161.260.374.659

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015224294193.277.366.684
201481115120.247.469.784
2013113154152.310.478.814
Avisail Garcia Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2009 18 A WES 311 299 2.6% 22.5% 0.11 77% .342 .060
2009 18 A LAK 8 8 0% 25% 0.00 75% .333 .000
2010 19 A WES 524 494 3.8% 21.6% 0.18 77% .355 .075
2011 20 A+ LAK 514 487 3.5% 25.7% 0.14 73% .343 .125
2012 21 A+ LAK 287 266 3.8% 19.9% 0.19 79% .343 .158
2012 21 AA ERI 226 215 3.1% 16.8% 0.18 82% .357 .153
2012 21 MAJ DET 51 47 5.9% 19.6% 0.30 79% .405 .000
2013 22 A+ LAK 28 24 14.3% 3.6% 4.00 96% .409 .291
2013 22 AAA TOL 156 147 5.1% 20.5% 0.25 78% .455 .163
2013 22 AAA CHA 32 27 12.5% 12.5% 1.00 85% .409 .186
2013 22 MAJ CWS 168 161 3% 22.6% 0.13 76% .373 .143
2013 22 MAJ DET 88 83 4.5% 23.9% 0.19 75% .300 .132
2013  (Multiple Teams) 22 MAJ CWS/DET 256 244 3.5% 23% 0.15 76% .348 .139
2014 23 AAA CHA 53 50 1.9% 30.2% 0.06 68% .485 .120
2014 23 MAJ CWS 190 172 7.4% 23.2% 0.32 74% .289 .169
2015 24 MAJ CWS 495 460 5.5% 23.8% 0.23 74% .333 .115
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3-Year Averages     164 154 4.9% 22.6% 0.22 76% .336 .123

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

Contact

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.265 AVG
AVERAGE
74% Contact Rate
POOR
.333 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.380 SLG
WEAK
.115 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.23 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.5% BB Rate
POOR
23.8% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.693 OPS
WEAK
.313 OBP
WEAK

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Avisail Garcia: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Garcia went 2-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored in an 11-4 win over Seattle on Friday.

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Garcia homered twice in Monday's win over the Angels, his 10th and 11th of the season, and knocked in four runs.

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Garcia went 1-for-3 with a homer, two walks and four RBI.

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Garcia is out of the lineup Saturday against Kansas City.

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Garcia went 4-for-5 with a double, an RBI, and a run scored in the White Sox's win over the Jays on Wednesday.

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Garcia went 2-for-3 with two RBI as the White Sox's No. 3 batter Sunday against the Tigers.

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Garcia went 0-for-5 in the White Sox's win over the Twins on Tuesday.

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Garcia is not in the lineup Thursday against the Pirates, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Garcia hit his seventh home run Monday night against Houston's Lance McCullers.

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Garcia went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI in the White Sox's win over the Tigers on Friday night.

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Garcia (knee) will return to the White Sox's lineup Saturday, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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White Sox manager Robin Ventura said he is hoping to have Garcia (knee) back in the lineup Saturday, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Garcia (knee) is not in Friday's lineup, the Chicago Sun-Times' Daryl Van Schouwen reports.

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2015

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2014

The White Sox acquired Garcia from the Tigers as part of the Jose Iglesias-Jake Peavy three-way deal with the Red Sox, and he quickly became a fixture in the middle part of their lineup. He assumed right field once Alex Rios was traded to the Rangers, and by most measures, he played the position well enough to slot in as the team's everyday man there in 2014. Garcia slashed .304/.327/.447 after the trade, but that line fell to .219/.256/.384 against left-handed pitching. Garcia drew comparisons to former teammate Miguel Cabrera as he came up through the Tigers' organization. That valuation may be a bit unfair, but Garcia possesses all five tools, and it looks like he began to put it all together with a .960 OPS between the Chicago and Detroit Triple-A affiliates. He could hit as high as third for the 2014 White Sox as long as he continues to produce with his bat, and Garcia's status as a somewhat overlooked prospect may keep some owners from realizing the 20-homer, 20-steal potential that his still tools provide.  

2013

While Garcia has always been highly regarded by the Tigers' brass, he did not really make much of a splash in the prospect scene until last season. After hitting .299/.333/.455 with 14 homers and 23 steals in 481 at-bats split between High-A Lakeland and Double-A Erie, Garcia received a surprise promotion at the end of August. He quickly worked his way into the lineup, seeing significant action against left-handed pitchers throughout September and the postseason. The 21-year-old outfielder finished his first cup of coffee in the majors with a slash line of .319/.373/.319 in 47 at-bats. Given the lack of plate discipline (79:451 BB:K) Garcia showcased throughout the minors and his unsustainable BABIP (.405) during his September promotion, struggles with batting average should be expected. That said, Garcia is considered a legitimate five-tool prospect by many scouts and has an alluring mix of power and speed potential. Garcia is expected to be in the mix for a platoon spot in left field to open the 2013 campaign, likely splitting time with left-handed hitter Andy Dirks.

2012

Garcia has flashed five-tool skills over the past few seasons and is considered one of the more promising positional prospects in the Tigers system. He hit .264 with 11 homers and 14 steals in 488 at-bats with High-A Lakeland in 2011. Despite the promise he has shown, Garcia remains a project due to his poor pitch recognition. The 20-year-old struck out 132 times while taking just 18 walks last season. The physical ability is present, but Garcia will have to show marked improvements in his plate discipline before getting a legit look from the Tigers.