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Leonys Martin

28-Year-Old Outfielder – Seattle Mariners

2016 Stats

AVG

.248

HR

14

RBI

40

R

53

SB

16

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Martin's status as Texas' center fielder came to an end after a poor performance early in the season opened the door for Delino DeShields Jr, as Martin's average plummeted to .219 (in some part thanks...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 200   DOB: 3/6/1988   BORN: Villa Clara, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Leonys Martin Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $4.15 million contract with the Mariners in January of 2016, avoiding arbitration.

August 20, 2016  –  Leonys Martin News

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Martin stole his 14th base of the season Friday, but continued his recent slump with a lone single in four at-bats.

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Leonys Martin 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
2011 23 R SUR 4 16 15 2 4 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 1 6 0 0 0 .267 .313 .533 .846
2011 23 AA FRI 29 135 112 24 39 15 9 2 4 24 10 8 15 8 4 1 3 .348 .435 .571 1.006
2011 23 AAA ROU 40 192 175 27 46 8 7 1 0 17 9 2 11 24 2 1 3 .263 .316 .314 .630
2011 23 MAJ TEX 8 8 8 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .375 .375 .500 .875
2012 24 AAA ROU 55 260 231 48 83 32 18 2 12 42 10 9 24 39 2 1 2 .359 .422 .610 1.032
2012 24 MAJ TEX 24 52 46 6 8 7 5 2 0 6 3 0 4 12 1 1 0 .174 .235 .370 .605
2013 25 MAJ TEX 147 508 457 66 119 35 21 6 8 49 36 9 28 104 12 3 8 .260 .313 .385 .698
2014 26 MAJ TEX 155 583 533 68 146 27 13 7 7 40 31 12 39 114 7 2 2 .274 .325 .364 .689
2015 27 AAA ROU 9 43 37 7 11 5 3 0 2 4 2 1 5 4 0 1 0 .297 .372 .541 .913
2015 27 MAJ TEX 95 310 288 26 63 17 12 0 5 25 14 5 16 69 3 1 2 .219 .264 .313 .577
2016 28 MAJ SEA 110 437 387 53 96 28 11 3 14 40 16 5 37 111 4 6 3 .248 .314 .401 .715
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3-Year Averages     132 466 426 53 109 25 15 4 6 38 27 8 27 95 7 2 4 .256 .305 .352 .657
Career  (View All)     539 1,898 1,719 221 435 115 63 18 34 160 100 31 124 411 27 13 15 .253 .307 .370 .677

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Leonys Martin 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
Aug. 25 @CWS 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .314 .401 .715
Aug. 24 NYY 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .248 .315 .402 .717
Aug. 23 NYY 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .311 .400 .711
Aug. 22 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .310 .395 .705
Aug. 21 Mil 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .313 .398 .711
Aug. 20 Mil 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243 .311 .395 .706
Aug. 19 Mil 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243 .309 .387 .696
Aug. 18 @LAA 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .307 .387 .694
Aug. 17 @LAA 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 .241 .305 .388 .693
Aug. 16 @LAA 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .306 .388 .694
Aug. 15 @LAA 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .306 .390 .696
Aug. 14 @Oak 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .239 .304 .390 .694
Aug. 13 @Oak 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .305 .392 .697
Aug. 12 @Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .308 .397 .705
Aug. 10 Det 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .311 .400 .711
Aug. 9 Det 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .309 .399 .708
Aug. 8 Det 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .314 .406 .720
Aug. 7 LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .244 .311 .405 .716
Aug. 6 LAA 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .246 .314 .409 .723
Aug. 5 LAA 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .245 .315 .410 .725
Aug. 4 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .313 .408 .721
Aug. 3 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .316 .413 .729
Aug. 2 Bos 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .319 .417 .736
Aug. 1 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .319 .417 .736
Jul. 31 @ChC 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .323 .423 .746
Jul. 30 @ChC 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .324 .427 .751
Jul. 29 @ChC 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .322 .422 .744
Jul. 27 @Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .320 .418 .738
Jul. 26 @Pit 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .323 .422 .745
Jul. 24 @Tor 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .321 .418 .739
Last 7 Games 23 6 8 1 1 1 3 3 4 3 0 0 0 0 .348 .423 .609 1.032
Last 14 Games 47 9 13 1 1 1 4 5 7 5 0 0 4 0 .277 .321 .404 .725
Last 30 Games 105 14 28 4 1 1 11 6 25 6 0 0 4 0 .267 .296 .352 .648

Leonys Martin: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 110 110
2015 92 92 2
2014 152 152 1
2013 142 6 127 21 1
2012 17 4 14 1
2011 8 8

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Leonys Martin Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016125195126.280.440.753
2015105102124.229.305.566
201413613299.250.294.581

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20162583492610.233.384.699
20151831631310.213.317.582
20143975553122.282.388.725

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016181266158.227.359.667
2015136101115.191.243.466
20142612942515.299.406.755

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016202278238.267.441.762
2015152164149.243.375.674
20142723931516.250.324.625
Leonys Martin Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 23 R SUR 16 15 6.3% 37.5% 0.17 60% .444 .266
2011 23 AA FRI 135 112 11.1% 5.9% 1.88 93% .350 .223
2011 23 AAA ROU 192 175 5.7% 12.5% 0.46 86% .305 .051
2011 23 MAJ TEX 8 8 0% 12.5% 0.00 88% .429 .125
2012 24 AAA ROU 260 231 9.2% 15% 0.62 83% .394 .251
2012 24 MAJ TEX 52 46 7.7% 23.1% 0.33 74% .235 .196
2013 25 MAJ TEX 508 457 5.5% 20.5% 0.27 77% .322 .125
2014 26 MAJ TEX 583 533 6.7% 19.6% 0.34 79% .337 .090
2015 27 AAA ROU 43 37 11.6% 9.3% 1.25 89% .290 .244
2015 27 MAJ TEX 310 288 5.2% 22.3% 0.23 76% .271 .094
2016 28 MAJ SEA 437 387 8.5% 25.4% 0.33 71% .313 .153
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3-Year Averages     466 426 5.8% 20.4% 0.28 78% .317 .096
Career     1,898 1,719 6.5% 21.7% 0.30 76% .315 .117

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2016 Stat Review for Leonys Martin    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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.248 AVG
WEAK
71% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.313 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.401 SLG
WEAK
.153 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.33 BB/K
WEAK
8.5% BB Rate
GOOD
25.4% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.715 OPS
WEAK
.314 OBP
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Leonys Martin: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Martin went 2-for-4 with a single, two-RBI double and a run in Saturday's 4-1 victory over the Cubs.

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Martin went 2-for-5 with two home runs, including a walk-off solo shot in the bottom of the 11th inning Wednesday against the White Sox.

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Martin went 2-for-3 with a double, triple and run in Saturday's 1-0 victory over the Astros.

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Martin is out of the lineup for Thursday's contest against the Royals, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

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Martin is not in the lineup for Thurday's matchup with the Rays, Rays Baseball broadcaster Neil Solondz reports.

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The Mariners activated Martin (hamstring) from the disabled list Friday, MLB.com's Greg Johns reports.

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Martin (hamstring) made it through Wednesday's simulated game without any issues, Bob Dutton of The News Tribune reports. The Mariners plan on having him play seven innings at Triple-A Tacoma on Thursday.

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Martin (hamstring) participated in extensive agility work and sprints Wednesday, Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times reports.

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Martin (hamstring) could return as soon as Friday, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Martin finished the season as the Rangers' leadoff hitter after the injury bug finally sidelined Shin-Soo Choo for good, and he piled up stolen bases at a more impressive clip atop the order (12 steals in 40 games). In his second full campaign with the Rangers, Martin drew a few more walks and struck out slightly less often, but he appears to be a finished product as a big league hitter entering his age-27 season. Defensively, he's very good in center field, and that may keep him in the lineup too often against lefties, who held him to a .250/.287/.294 line in 2014. Martin should be able to make a run at his third consecutive 30-steal season regardless of where he hits in 2015, but the benefits he could reap in his other counting stats from improved health in the lineup around him may be offset by a likely move back to the bottom-third of the order.

2014

Martin's rookie season was a tale of two halves, slashing .283/.336/.422 in the first half before dipping to .238/.289/.348 in the second half. Whether or not it was the league exploiting some weakness (his poor 28:104 BB:K would suggest that) or general fatigue for a player in his rookie season, Texas needs the Martin of the first half to become the norm in order to successfully have him take over as the everyday option in center field. Don't be surprised if he ends up dropping down in the order against lefties, as his early struggles against southpaws merit a platoon-based adjustment should the Rangers decide that they want to keep his glove in the lineup for those matchups now that Craig Gentry is in Oakland.

2013

Martin missed some time early in the season with a thumb ligament issue and saw some token time off the bench for Texas, but his year was largely spent at Triple-A Round Rock getting his first prolonged exposure at the level. He excelled, hitting .359/.422/.610, but was a disappointment on the basepaths with 10 steals in 19 attempts. There's an opening in center field with Josh Hamilton departing via free agency, and Martin would seem to have the first crack at the job (with a little Craig Gentry mixed in against tough lefties). He wasn't great at Triple-A the year prior, and will likely have an adjustment period in the majors if he's handed the job, but there's some value here depending on how the outfield situation develops this spring.

2012

Martin was declared a free agent in March after defecting from Cuba the year prior and signed by Texas for $15.5 million over the next five years. He made his professional debut at Double-A Frisco, hitting .348/.435/.571 in 29 games and showing good plate awareness (15:8 BB:K). Shelved by a herniated disc in his back for a few weeks, Martin was promoted to Triple-A Round Rock soon after his return and the results were disappointing (.263/.316/.314 and 24 strikeouts in 40 games). He made a brief appearance in the Arizona Fall League (.290/.389/.516 in 31 at-bats, stealing four bases in five attempts), and will likely begin the year at Round Rock barring a huge spring training. It's possible he carves out some playing time with Texas in 2012 as the center fielder as the season wanes (particularly if Josh Hamilton is moved to left), but it would like come out of the No. 9 spot in the lineup with Ian Kinsler seemingly re-entrenched as Texas' leadoff hitter.