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C.J. Cron

24-Year-Old First Baseman – Los Angeles Angels

2014 Stats

AVG

.266

HR

9

RBI

29

R

24

SB

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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R

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Cron saw his power numbers dip sharply after being promoted to Double-A Arkansas at the beginning of the 2013 season, as he slugged just .428 after slugging .516 with High-A Inland Empire in 2012. Thi...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 235   DOB: 1/5/1990   BORN: Fullerton, CA   COLLEGE: Utah   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

July 27, 2014  –  C.J. Cron News

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C.J. Cron 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 21 R ORE 34 159 143 30 44 19 5 1 13 41 0 0 10 34 0 1 5 .308 .371 .629 1.000
2012 22 A+ INL 129 557 525 73 154 61 32 2 27 123 3 4 17 72 0 4 11 .293 .327 .516 .843
2013 23 AA ARK 134 565 519 56 142 51 36 1 14 83 8 4 23 83 0 8 15 .274 .319 .428 .747
2014 24 AAA SAL 30 131 121 21 41 19 12 1 6 27 0 1 8 26 0 0 2 .339 .389 .603 .992
2014 24 MAJ LAA 57 196 188 24 50 19 9 1 9 29 0 0 7 46 0 0 1 .266 .296 .468 .764
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Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position     ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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C.J. Cron 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. 30 @Bal 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .296 .468 .764
Jul. 29 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 27 Det Did not play.
Jul. 26 Det 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .295 .473 .768
Jul. 25 Det 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .291 .467 .758
Jul. 24 Det 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .296 .475 .771
Jul. 23 Bal Did not play.
Jul. 22 Bal Did not play.
Jul. 21 Bal Did not play.
Jul. 20 Sea Did not play.
Jul. 19 Sea Did not play.
Jul. 18 Sea 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .297 .480 .777
Jul. 13 @Tex Did not play.
Jul. 12 @Tex Did not play.
Jul. 11 @Tex 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .307 .497 .804
Jul. 10 @Tex 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .312 .506 .818
Jul. 9 Tor 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .286 .315 .516 .831
Jul. 8 Tor Did not play.
Jul. 7 Tor 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .311 .516 .827
Jul. 6 Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .319 .529 .848
Jul. 5 Hou 5 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .327 .544 .871
Jul. 4 Hou 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .325 .528 .853
Jul. 3 Hou 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .320 .529 .849
Jul. 2 @CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .313 .529 .842
Jul. 1 @CWS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .314 .541 .855
Jul. 1 @CWS Did not play.
Jun. 30 @CWS Did not play.
Jun. 29 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .316 .550 .866
Jun. 28 @KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .326 .567 .893
Jun. 27 @KC 4 2 2 0 0 2 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .301 .328 .577 .905
Last 7 Days 13 2 3 1 0 0 2 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .286 .308 .594
Last 14 Days 19 2 3 1 0 0 2 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .200 .211 .411
Last 30 Days 69 10 15 1 0 3 10 3 22 0 0 0 0 1 .217 .250 .362 .612

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C.J. Cron: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 22 31

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C.J. Cron Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20147094100.257.486.783

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014118155190.271.458.753

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014118134170.280.432.747

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201470115120.243.529.792
C.J. Cron 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 21 R ORE 159 143 6.3% 21.4% 0.29 76% .323 .321
2012 22 A+ INL 557 525 3.1% 12.9% 0.24 86% .298 .223
2013 23 AA ARK 565 519 4.1% 14.7% 0.28 84% .303 .154
2014 24 AAA SAL 131 121 6.1% 19.8% 0.31 79% .393 .264
2014 24 MAJ LAA 196 188 3.6% 23.5% 0.15 76% .308 .202
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2014 Stat Review for C.J. Cron    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.266 AVG
AVERAGE
76% Contact Rate
WEAK
.308 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.468 SLG
GOOD
.202 ISO
GREAT
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.15 BB/K
TERRIBLE
3.6% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
23.5% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.764 OPS
GOOD
.296 OBP
POOR

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C.J. Cron: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Cron was recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake on Wednesday, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Cron was optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday, Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Cron is out of the lineup for Sunday's game in Arlington, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Cron is out of the lineup Saturday at Texas, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Cron is out of the lineup Tuesday versus the Blue Jays, Eric Kay of the Angels' official site reports.

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Cron went 2-for-5 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored in a win over the Astros on Saturday.

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Cron is not in the lineup for Game 1 of Tuesday's doubleheader with the White Sox, according to Angels Director of Communications Eric Kay.

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Cron had a big night Friday, going 2-for-4 with two home runs and three RBI in a loss to the Royals.

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Cron is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Twins.

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Cron went 1-for-3 with a solo home run off Yu Darvish in a win over the Rangers on Sunday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Cron was the 17th overall pick in the 2011 draft and had an impressive showing at High-A Inland Empire last season after tearing up the rookie league the year before. He hit 27 homers and only struck out 72 times in 557 plate appearances for Inland Empire, but the Angels have to be concerned that he only managed to draw 17 walks all year. As promising of a talent as Cron is, he may stall out if he doesn't improve his plate discipline in the coming years. If he's able to do that, the sky is the limit for the 6-foot-4, 225-pound, 23-year-old slugger.

2012

The Angels selected Cron with the 17th pick in the 2011 draft. Though he didnít finish 2011 due to a knee injury, he posted a 1.000 OPS in 159 plate appearances in the rookie league. Cron should recover from his injury by the start of the season and open the season at Low-A Cedar Rapids in the Midwest League. While he is one of the Angelsí better prospects, the offseason signing of Albert Pujols blocks his long-term path. As a result, he could be most valuable to the team as a trade chip if his development takes place as expected.