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Jose Iglesias

26-Year-Old Shortstop – Detroit Tigers

2016 Stats

AVG

.217

HR

1

RBI

9

R

18

SB

3

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Iglesias had an outstanding 2015 -- offensively and defensively -- until he was hit by a pitch while trying to bunt in early September. The ball went off the middle finger of his throwing hand causing...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 185   DOB: 1/5/1990   BORN: Havana, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jose Iglesias Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $2.1 million contract with the Tigers in January of 2016 to avoid arbitration.

May 22, 2016  –  Jose Iglesias News

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Jose Iglesias 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
2010 20 A LOW 13 48 40 8 14 4 2 2 0 7 2 1 7 8 0 0 1 .350 .458 .500 .958
2010 20 AA POR 57 236 221 29 63 13 10 3 0 13 5 2 8 49 1 3 3 .285 .315 .357 .672
2011 21 AAA PAW 101 387 357 35 84 10 9 0 1 31 12 4 21 58 5 0 4 .235 .285 .269 .554
2011 21 MAJ BOS 10 6 6 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .666
2012 22 A LOW 2 9 8 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .375 .444 .500 .944
2012 22 AAA PAW 88 396 353 46 94 11 9 1 1 23 12 3 27 46 9 5 2 .266 .318 .306 .624
2012 22 MAJ BOS 25 77 68 5 8 3 2 0 1 2 1 0 4 16 2 0 3 .118 .200 .191 .391
2013 23 AAA PAW 33 133 119 17 24 6 2 0 4 15 5 3 9 18 3 1 1 .202 .262 .319 .581
2013 23 MAJ BOS 63 234 215 27 71 13 10 2 1 19 3 1 11 30 0 2 6 .330 .376 .409 .785
2013 23 MAJ DET 46 148 135 12 35 8 6 0 2 10 2 1 4 30 4 0 5 .259 .306 .348 .654
2013  (Multiple Teams) 23 MAJ BOS/DET 109 382 350 39 106 21 16 2 3 29 5 2 15 60 4 2 11 .303 .349 .386 .735
2015 25 MAJ DET 120 454 416 44 125 22 17 3 2 23 11 8 25 44 4 3 6 .300 .347 .370 .717
2016 26 MAJ DET 43 153 143 18 31 5 4 0 1 9 3 0 9 20 1 0 0 .217 .263 .266 .529
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3-Year Averages     114 417 383 41 115 20 16 2 2 26 8 5 20 52 4 2 8 .300 .346 .368 .714
Career  (View All)     307 1,072 983 109 272 51 39 5 7 63 20 10 53 142 11 5 20 .277 .325 .348 .673

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Jose Iglesias 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
May. 27 @Oak 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .263 .266 .529
May. 25 Phi 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216 .264 .259 .523
May. 24 Phi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .215 .264 .259 .523
May. 23 Phi 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .270 .265 .535
May. 22 TB 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .277 .273 .550
May. 21 TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .272 .268 .540
May. 20 TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .278 .274 .552
May. 18 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .287 .283 .570
May. 17 Min 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .296 .293 .589
May. 16 Min 4 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .295 .292 .587
May. 15 @Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .297 .284 .581
May. 14 @Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .299 .287 .586
May. 13 @Bal 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .307 .295 .602
May. 12 @Bal 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .306 .294 .600
May. 11 @Was 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .308 .296 .604
May. 10 @Was Did not play.
May. 9 @Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .308 .263 .571
May. 8 Tex 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .310 .272 .582
May. 7 Tex 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .313 .261 .574
May. 6 Tex 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .323 .271 .594
May. 5 @Cle Did not play.
May. 4 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .333 .280 .613
May. 3 @Cle 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .345 .291 .636
May. 1 @Min 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .280 .349 .293 .642
Apr. 30 @Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .342 .282 .624
Apr. 29 @Min Did not play.
Apr. 28 Oak 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .360 .299 .659
Apr. 27 Oak 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .297 .366 .313 .679
Apr. 26 Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .343 .295 .638
Apr. 25 Oak 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .359 .310 .669
Last 7 Days 23 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .130 .130 .174 .304
Last 14 Days 45 6 7 2 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 .156 .156 .200 .356
Last 30 Days 90 10 15 3 0 1 8 3 16 2 0 0 0 1 .167 .194 .233 .427

Jose Iglesias: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 43
2015 119
2013 3 37 71 1
2012 24 1
2011 8

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Jose Iglesias Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016336000.212.273.551
20159961112.354.465.889

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201611012193.227.273.540
2015317381129.284.341.661

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20167611071.197.224.442
2015202211107.302.356.706

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016677122.254.328.653
2015214231134.299.383.727
Jose Iglesias Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 20 A LOW 48 40 14.6% 16.7% 0.88 80% .438 .150
2010 20 AA POR 236 221 3.4% 20.8% 0.16 78% .366 .072
2011 21 AAA PAW 387 357 5.4% 15% 0.36 84% .279 .034
2011 21 MAJ BOS 6 6 0% 33.3% 0.00 67% .500 .000
2012 22 A LOW 9 8 11.1% 11.1% 1.00 88% .429 .125
2012 22 AAA PAW 396 353 6.8% 11.6% 0.59 87% .304 .040
2012 22 MAJ BOS 77 68 5.2% 20.8% 0.25 76% .137 .073
2013 23 AAA PAW 133 119 6.8% 13.5% 0.50 85% .206 .117
2013 23 MAJ BOS 234 215 4.7% 12.8% 0.37 86% .380 .079
2013 23 MAJ DET 148 135 2.7% 20.3% 0.13 78% .320 .089
2013  (Multiple Teams) 23 MAJ BOS/DET 382 350 3.9% 15.7% 0.25 83% .359 .083
2015 25 MAJ DET 454 416 5.5% 9.7% 0.57 89% .332 .070
2016 26 MAJ DET 153 143 5.9% 13.1% 0.45 86% .246 .049
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3-Year Averages     417 383 4.8% 12.5% 0.38 86% .343 .068
Career     1,072 983 4.9% 13.2% 0.37 86% .318 .071

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

Contact

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.217 AVG
TERRIBLE
86% Contact Rate
GREAT
.246 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.266 SLG
TERRIBLE
.049 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.45 BB/K
GOOD
5.9% BB Rate
WEAK
13.1% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.529 OPS
TERRIBLE
.263 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Jose Iglesias: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Iglesias is out of the lineup Sunday against the Orioles.

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Iglesias went 1-for-3 with his first homer of the year -- a solo shot -- against the Nationals on Wednesday.

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Iglesias is batting eighth and starting at shortstop Wednesday against the Nationals.

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Iglesias is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Nationals.

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Iglesias is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Indians.

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Iglesias is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Twins.

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Iglesias is out of the lineup Thursday against the Pirates.

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Iglesias went 2-for-4 with a run scored in Saturday's 8-4 loss to the Yankees.

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Iglesias, who wasn't considered the best teammate despite an All-Star season in 2015, spent the offseason mulling his approach and he says he'll stop chasing personal stats this season and focus on a team-first attitude, reports MLive.com.

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Iglesias agreed to a one-year, $2.1 million contract with the Tigers on Friday to avoid arbitration, MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports.

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2016

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2015

After being acquired in a 2013 midseason deal with the Red Sox, Iglesias was expected to take over as the Tigers' full-time shortstop of the present and future in 2014. Instead, Iglesias was forced to sit out all of last season after he was diagnosed with stress fractures in both legs Ė injuries that were originally thought to be shin splints. During a healthy campaign in 2013, Iglesias started to show signs that he belonged as an everyday major leaguer. In 109 appearances split between the Red Sox and Tigers, he hit .303/.349/.386 with 21 extra-base hits and five steals. While the productivity at the plate in 2013 was a pleasant surprise, Iglesias' primary value still rested in his glove, as he offers premium defense at the shortstop position. Iglesias was given clearance to ramp up baseball activities in mid-October, and heís expected to be ready to participate when spring training opens. Detroit hasnít anointed Iglesias the everyday starting shortstop, but he is considered the favorite for the gig over Eugenio Suarez and Andrew Romine.

2014

With Jhonny Peraltaís 50-game suspension looming, Iglesias was acquired by the Tigers in a deadline deal that included Jake Peavy and Avisail Garcia. Iglesias was immediately plugged in as the Tigersí primary shortstop, hitting .259/.306/.348 in 135 at-bats for his new squad. While he flashed some offense (.330/.376/.409) with the Red Sox prior to the midseason move to Detroit, Iglesias has always been considered a light-hitting prospect who offers premium defense at the shortstop position. Last seasonís final batting average of .303 was largely inflated by a .359 BABIP. And, of course, Iglesias offers very little in the power department, connecting on just six home runs over 1,098 career at-bats in the minors. Still, Iglesias does have good speed, which could help him sustain a high BABIP and provide decent stolen-base totals as he develops his baserunning skills. Peralta signed with the Cardinals as a free agent in November, making way for Iglesias to be the Tigers' everyday shortstop of the present and future. His primary value will always come on the defensive side of the ball, but if Iglesias can improve at the dish and start to steal bases at a decent clip, heíll provide surprising value in deeper formats.

2013

One month does not make a hitter. So when examining Iglesias' September line (.118/.200/.191), don't label him as an "all glove, no bat" shortstop just yet. The Red Sox did not give up on Dustin Pedroia when he started his big-league career slowly, so they are not pulling the plug on Iglesias yet. The organization is confident he will become a better hitter, but it would like to see Iglesias put together a stretch of quality at-bats before considering him for the everyday shortstop. Unfortunately, that chance may not come early in 2013 with Boston signing Stephen Drew. But given Drew's injury history, Iglesias could still take over the job. However, his bat will need to make a significant improvement to have much of an impact for fantasy purposes.

2012

Iglesias made his major league debut in 2011 with a brief stint in May when Marco Scutaro was injured and then returned in September. The consensus is that he's Boston's shortstop of the future due to his glove, but the Red Sox would like to see more good at-bats from him in Triple-A. He showed better-than-expected offense in 2010 at the Double-A level, but it didn't sustain in his first full year at the most-advanced minor league level. A full season at Pawtucket is expected.

2011

Iglesias is seen as the Red Sox's shortstop of the future with a major league ready glove. The question remains as to how good his bat will get, but he started the season well before a knuckle injury wiped out June, July and half of August. That's two-and-a-half months of development lost. He's not very selective, does not handle pitches on the outside third of the plate well and is getting used to advanced pitching at the professional level. Developing a better approach at the plate and making up for those lost at-bats in 2010 are seen as his primary goals for 2011. Look for him to start the season at Double-A Portland and don't read too much into it if he stays there the whole season.

2010

Iglesias, 19, is being touted as Boston's shortstop of the future, but the Cuban defector has yet to play an inning at the minor league level. He brings a major league ready glove with a plus arm and range. Like a lot of young shortstops, Iglesias needs some work at the plate -- in particular his strike-zone management and patience.