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Mike Zunino

25-Year-Old Catcher – Seattle Mariners

2016 Stats

AVG

.226

HR

9

RBI

21

R

11

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After Zunino batted .199 with a .658 OPS in 2014, it was obvious he needed more time in the minors to hone his hitting skills. But there he was on Opening Day as the Mariners' starting catcher, and th...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 220   DOB: 3/25/1991   BORN: Cape Coral, FL   COLLEGE: Florida   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

August 24, 2016  –  Mike Zunino News

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Zunino is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Mariners, the Seattle Times' Ryan Divish reports.

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Mike Zunino 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
2012 21 A EVE 29 133 110 29 41 20 10 0 10 35 1 0 18 26 0 1 4 .373 .474 .736 1.210
2012 21 AA JAC 15 57 51 6 17 7 4 0 3 8 0 0 5 7 0 1 0 .333 .386 .588 .974
2013 22 AAA TAC 52 229 203 38 46 26 12 3 11 43 0 0 17 66 0 4 5 .227 .297 .478 .775
2013 22 MAJ SEA 52 193 173 22 37 10 5 0 5 14 1 0 16 49 0 1 3 .214 .290 .329 .619
2014 23 MAJ SEA 131 476 438 51 87 44 20 2 22 60 0 3 17 158 0 4 17 .199 .254 .404 .658
2015 24 AAA TAC 10 43 41 7 13 5 2 0 3 8 0 0 0 8 0 0 2 .317 .349 .585 .934
2015 24 MAJ SEA 112 386 350 28 61 22 11 0 11 28 0 1 21 132 8 2 5 .174 .230 .300 .530
2016 25 AAA TAC 79 327 280 47 80 32 15 0 17 57 0 1 35 69 0 4 8 .286 .376 .521 .897
2016 25 MAJ SEA 32 111 93 11 21 14 5 0 9 21 0 0 12 33 0 1 5 .226 .342 .570 .912
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3-Year Averages     98 350 320 33 61 24 12 0 12 34 0 1 18 113 2 2 8 .191 .250 .341 .591
Career  (View All)     327 1,166 1,054 112 206 90 41 2 47 123 1 4 66 372 8 8 30 .195 .261 .372 .633

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Mike Zunino 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
Aug. 29 @Tex 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .342 .570 .912
Aug. 28 @CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .355 .596 .951
Aug. 27 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 26 @CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .369 .624 .993
Aug. 25 @CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .384 .654 1.038
Aug. 24 NYY 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .389 .679 1.068
Aug. 23 NYY 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .394 .688 1.082
Aug. 22 NYY 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .396 .707 1.103
Aug. 21 Mil Did not play.
Aug. 20 Mil 4 1 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .402 .690 1.092
Aug. 19 Mil Did not play.
Aug. 18 @LAA 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .398 .642 1.040
Aug. 17 @LAA Did not play.
Aug. 16 @LAA 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .392 .609 1.001
Aug. 15 @LAA 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .400 .617 1.017
Aug. 14 @Oak 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .394 .625 1.019
Aug. 13 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 12 @Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .403 .654 1.057
Aug. 10 Det 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .391 .667 1.058
Aug. 9 Det 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 .271 .400 .708 1.108
Aug. 8 Det 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .411 .733 1.144
Aug. 7 LAA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .262 .415 .762 1.177
Aug. 6 LAA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .400 .780 1.180
Aug. 5 LAA 3 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .268 .400 .780 1.180
Aug. 4 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .391 .737 1.128
Aug. 3 Bos 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .390 .800 1.190
Aug. 2 Bos 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .368 .719 1.087
Aug. 1 Bos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .371 .655 1.026
Jul. 31 @ChC 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .353 .655 1.008
Jul. 30 @ChC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .345 .625 .970
Last 7 Games 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .100 .000 .100
Last 14 Games 33 4 5 2 0 3 8 3 14 0 0 0 1 0 .152 .216 .485 .701
Last 30 Games 71 8 16 4 0 6 16 9 28 0 0 4 1 0 .225 .341 .535 .876

Mike Zunino: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 30 1
2015 112
2014 130 1
2013 50

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Mike Zunino Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016243230.167.458.833
20151039170.204.272.517
2014131165140.252.427.722

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20166587180.262.646.993
20152471910210.162.312.536
20143073517460.176.394.632

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20164188180.293.9021.314
2015166126130.163.283.504
20142202310250.191.382.633

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016483130.188.333.637
2015184165150.185.315.554
20142182812350.206.427.684
Mike Zunino Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 21 A EVE 133 110 13.5% 19.5% 0.69 76% .419 .363
2012 21 AA JAC 57 51 8.8% 12.3% 0.71 86% .341 .255
2013 22 AAA TAC 229 203 7.4% 28.8% 0.26 67% .278 .251
2013 22 MAJ SEA 193 173 8.3% 25.4% 0.33 72% .269 .115
2014 23 MAJ SEA 476 438 3.6% 33.2% 0.11 64% .252 .205
2015 24 AAA TAC 43 41 0% 18.6% 0.00 80% .333 .268
2015 24 MAJ SEA 386 350 5.4% 34.2% 0.16 62% .242 .126
2016 25 AAA TAC 327 280 10.7% 21.1% 0.51 75% .325 .235
2016 25 MAJ SEA 111 93 10.8% 29.7% 0.36 65% .235 .344
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3-Year Averages     350 320 5.1% 32.3% 0.16 65% .251 .150
Career     1,166 1,054 5.7% 31.9% 0.18 65% .250 .177

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2016 Stat Review for Mike Zunino    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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.226 AVG
TERRIBLE
65% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.235 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.570 SLG
ELITE
.344 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.36 BB/K
WEAK
10.8% BB Rate
GREAT
29.7% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.912 OPS
ELITE
.342 OBP
GOOD

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Mike Zunino: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Zunino hit his ninth home run, a three-run shot, in a win against the Yankees on Monday.

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Zunino is in the lineup Monday against the Yankees, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.

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Zunino is out of the lineup Sunday against the Brewers.

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Zunino went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer and a walk against the Angels on Thursday.

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Zunino is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Angels, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.

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Zunino is out of the lineup for Thursday's contest with the Tigers, Shannon Drayer of MyNorthwest.com reports.

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Zunino is out of the lineup Saturday against the Angels, Bob Dutton of the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

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Zunino went 1-for-3 with a three-run homer in a win over the Angels on Friday.

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Zunino homered in Wednesday night's win over the Red Sox, highlighting that he's also started 10 of the last 13 games behind the plate for the Mariners, the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

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Zunino is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Cubs.

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2016

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2015

Zunino set a franchise record for home runs by a catcher last season, but it came with a .199 average, the lowest in the majors among catchers with at least 300 at-bats. More than half (44) of Zunino's 87 hits went for extra bases. Yes, Zunino can jump on a major league fastball. It's on breaking and offspeed pitches where his at-bats go to die. Zunino struck out in a third of his plate appearances last season while walking just 3.6% of the time. But he's just 24 and is still developing after being rushed to the big leagues with only 419 minor league plate appearances under his belt. The Mariners like the way he handles the pitching staff, and there is no one around to challenge him for playing time.

2014

Zunino had a rough rookie season. Promoted in June, a broken hand in late July caused him to miss more than month. Zunino is still trying to find his way at the plate, as a steady diet of breaking and offspeed pitches proved to be his nemesis. The Mariners, though, are content to focus most of his attention on his catching for now. The Mariners could bring in a veteran catcher to tutor Zunino this year, but the team is clearly banking on him as the catcher of the future. While the 2012 No. 3 overall pick didn't make quite as big an impact as many expected last season, Zunino will have ample opportunity to make a name for himself this season. Keep an eye on him this spring and into the year the raw power he showed last year could quickly increase his value for fantasy owners.

2013

The 2012 Golden Spikes Award winner as the nation's top amateur player, Zunino was drafted third overall by the Mariners, who were enamored with his defense. It's been his bat, though, that has turned heads thus far - 13 homers between short-season Everett (1.210 OPS) and Double-A Jacksonville (.974 OPS) in 44 games - while his defense has caused some angst. He was said to have good hands and good agility, but he struggled blocking pitches behind the plate. Nevertheless, after a good showing in the Arizona Fall League with his bat, he goes to spring training with a shot at making the big-league club. The Mariners have only one catcher, Jesus Montero, on the roster after dealing John Jaso in January. And Montero likely will spend time again at DH, making a third catcher necessary. Zunino's bat might be ready, but his catching likely needs more polish, and the Mariners won't be quick to sacrifice essential development time. Triple-A is probably more realistic, though it won't surprise if he makes his way to Seattle at some point this season. Long-term, Zunino is clearly the catcher of the future, which also means Montero is destined for DH/1B duty.