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Danny Santana

24-Year-Old Shortstop – Minnesota Twins

2015 Stats

AVG

.221

HR

0

RBI

14

R

24

SB

5

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Santana made quite the impression with a blistering rookie season and may become a cornerstone of Minnesota's rebuilding effort. The Twins aggressively promoted Santana in May after just 24 games at T...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 185   DOB: 11/7/1990   BORN: Monte Plata, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

July 5, 2015  –  Danny Santana News

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Santana is out of the lineup Sunday against the Royals, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Danny Santana 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 19 R ELI 30 144 140 23 37 13 8 1 4 16 5 4 3 30 0 0 1 .264 .285 .421 .706
2010 19 A BEL 40 144 130 14 31 7 4 3 0 11 10 4 7 40 2 2 3 .238 .289 .315 .604
2011 20 A BEL 104 409 365 55 91 27 15 5 7 41 24 15 25 98 10 5 4 .249 .301 .375 .676
2012 21 A+ FOR 121 547 507 70 145 38 21 9 8 60 17 11 29 77 3 3 5 .286 .329 .410 .739
2013 22 AA NEW 131 587 539 66 160 34 22 10 2 45 30 13 24 94 11 5 8 .297 .333 .386 .719
2014 23 A+ FOR 3 12 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 .000 .083 .000 .083
2014 23 AAA ROC 24 105 97 15 26 9 7 2 0 7 4 1 6 28 2 0 0 .268 .311 .381 .692
2014 23 MAJ MIN 101 430 405 70 129 41 27 7 7 40 20 4 19 98 2 1 3 .319 .353 .472 .825
2015 24 AAA ROC 15 70 65 9 20 9 6 3 0 5 2 1 4 13 0 1 0 .308 .343 .492 .835
2015 24 MAJ MIN 60 220 208 24 46 12 8 4 0 14 5 4 4 55 6 0 2 .221 .243 .298 .541
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3-Year Averages     101 430 405 70 129 41 27 7 7 40 20 4 19 98 2 1 3 .319 .353 .472 .824

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Danny Santana 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. 6 Bal 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .243 .298 .541
Jul. 5 @KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .243 .299 .542
Jul. 4 @KC 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .243 .299 .542
Jul. 3 @KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .215 .238 .290 .528
Jul. 2 @KC 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .215 .238 .290 .528
Jul. 1 @Cin 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .209 .233 .276 .509
Jun. 30 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .212 .236 .280 .516
Jun. 29 @Cin 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .237 .286 .523
Jun. 28 @Mil 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .215 .236 .285 .521
Jun. 27 @Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .230 .284 .514
Jun. 26 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .234 .289 .523
Jun. 24 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 23 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 22 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 21 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 20 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 19 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 18 StL Did not play.
Jun. 17 StL Did not play.
Jun. 16 @StL Did not play.
Jun. 15 @StL Did not play.
Jun. 14 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 13 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 12 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 10 KC Did not play.
Jun. 9 KC Did not play.
Jun. 8 KC Did not play.
Jun. 7 Mil 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .235 .291 .526
Jun. 6 Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .235 .291 .526
Jun. 5 Mil Did not play.
Last 7 Days 19 2 5 1 1 0 2 1 4 1 1 0 0 0 .263 .300 .421 .721
Last 14 Days 29 3 7 1 1 0 3 2 6 1 1 0 0 1 .241 .290 .345 .635
Last 30 Days 36 3 8 1 1 0 3 2 8 1 1 0 0 1 .222 .263 .306 .569

Danny Santana: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 53 4 4 1 2
2014 34 69 69 3

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Danny Santana: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 12 1

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Danny Santana Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20156511040.262.354.648
2014123242118.301.447.786

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015143130105.203.273.492
20142824652912.326.482.841

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20159714082.268.351.626
20141993632212.307.472.820

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201511110063.180.252.468
2014206344188.330.471.829
Danny Santana 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 19 R ELI 144 140 2.1% 20.8% 0.10 79% .311 .157
2010 19 A BEL 144 130 4.9% 27.8% 0.18 69% .344 .077
2011 20 A BEL 409 365 6.1% 24% 0.26 73% .323 .126
2012 21 A+ FOR 547 507 5.3% 14.1% 0.38 85% .325 .124
2013 22 AA NEW 587 539 4.1% 16% 0.26 83% .357 .089
2014 23 A+ FOR 12 11 8.3% 25% 0.33 73% .000 .000
2014 23 AAA ROC 105 97 5.7% 26.7% 0.21 71% .377 .113
2014 23 MAJ MIN 430 405 4.4% 22.8% 0.19 76% .407 .153
2015 24 AAA ROC 70 65 5.7% 18.6% 0.31 80% .385 .184
2015 24 MAJ MIN 220 208 1.8% 25% 0.07 74% .301 .077
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3-Year Averages     430 405 4.4% 22.8% 0.19 76% .407 .153

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.221 AVG
TERRIBLE
74% Contact Rate
POOR
.301 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.298 SLG
TERRIBLE
.077 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.07 BB/K
TERRIBLE
1.8% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
25.0% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.541 OPS
TERRIBLE
.243 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Danny Santana: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Santana is not in the starting lineup Friday against the Royals, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Santana started in center field and went 0-for-4 with a walk and an RBI in Tuesday's win over the Reds.

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Santana was a late add to the Twins' lineup Tuesday, the Star Tribune's LaVelle Neal reports.

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Santana is out of the lineup Tuesday in Cincinnati, LaVelle E. Neal III of the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Santana took fly balls in the outfield before Friday's game and manager Paul Molitor said he may be used in center field, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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Santana was recalled from Triple-A Rochester before Friday's game at Milwaukee.

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Santana is hitting .308/.343/.492 in 15 games since he was demoted to Triple-A Rochester.

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Santana was optioned to Triple-A Rochester on Sunday, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports.

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Santana is batting ninth and playing shortstop against Milwaukee on Saturday after he was out of the lineup the last two games, FOX Sports North reports.

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Santana is out of the lineup Thursday, the Star Tribune's Phil Miller reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Santana hit .297/.333/.386 last season for Double-A New Britain and may have put himself in position to reach the majors in 2014. Santana has good speed (30 stolen bases) and a strong arm, but he makes too many mistakes (36 errors) and doesn't draw walks. He doesn't strike out much and makes good contact, however. A strong start at Triple-A could see him called up for a utility role and the lack of top middle-infield prospects in the Twins organization could give him a shot at a larger role.