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Arismendy Alcantara

22-Year-Old Shortstop – Chicago Cubs

2014 Stats

AVG

.212

HR

9

RBI

22

R

28

SB

8

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The 22-year-old Alcantara stole 31 bases for Double-A Tennessee last year, and his 36 doubles, 15 home runs, 62 walks, and .804 OPS show he's not just some empty speedster. He could play either second...

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STATUS:  Day-To-Day     INJURY TYPE:  Wrist
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 170   DOB: 10/29/1991
BORN: Santo Domingo, DR   COLLEGE: None  DRAFTED: No  

September 17, 2014  –  Arismendy Alcantara News

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Alcantara (wrist) is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Reds.

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Arismendy Alcantara 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 18 A BOI 59 235 219 29 62 14 5 6 3 24 7 3 10 53 3 2 1 .283 .315 .402 .717
2011 19 A PEO 99 390 369 45 100 21 14 5 2 37 8 8 16 76 4 0 1 .271 .303 .352 .655
2012 20 A+ DAY 85 359 331 47 100 27 13 7 7 51 25 4 19 61 2 5 2 .302 .339 .447 .786
2013 21 AA TEN 133 571 494 69 134 55 36 4 15 69 31 6 62 125 9 4 2 .271 .352 .451 .803
2014 22 AAA IOW 89 366 335 62 103 46 25 11 10 41 21 3 25 83 3 3 0 .307 .353 .537 .890
2014 22 MAJ CHC 61 265 245 28 52 18 8 1 9 22 8 5 15 75 1 2 2 .212 .261 .363 .624
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Arismendy Alcantara 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
Sep. 16 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 15 Cin 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .212 .261 .363 .624
Sep. 14 @Pit 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .261 .364 .625
Sep. 13 @Pit 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .214 .265 .370 .635
Sep. 12 @Pit 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .210 .262 .369 .631
Sep. 10 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .258 .354 .612
Sep. 9 @Tor 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .261 .358 .619
Sep. 8 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .261 .360 .621
Sep. 7 Pit 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .210 .265 .365 .630
Sep. 6 Pit 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210 .266 .369 .635
Sep. 5 Pit 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .271 .376 .647
Sep. 3 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .274 .382 .656
Sep. 2 Mil 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .279 .390 .669
Sep. 1 Mil 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .279 .378 .657
Aug. 31 @StL 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .218 .278 .378 .656
Aug. 30 @StL 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .218 .280 .367 .647
Aug. 30 @StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .277 .373 .650
Aug. 29 @StL 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .283 .381 .664
Aug. 28 @Cin 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .226 .284 .367 .651
Aug. 27 @Cin 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .284 .371 .655
Aug. 26 @Cin 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .285 .374 .659
Aug. 24 Bal 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .228 .286 .359 .645
Aug. 23 Bal 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .220 .279 .335 .614
Aug. 22 Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .206 .269 .325 .594
Aug. 21 SF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .269 .327 .596
Aug. 20 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .271 .331 .602
Aug. 19 SF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .278 .340 .618
Aug. 18 @NYM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .277 .333 .610
Aug. 17 @NYM 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .279 .343 .622
Aug. 16 @NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .280 .346 .626
Last 7 Days 23 3 6 0 0 1 1 0 6 1 1 0 0 0 .261 .261 .391 .652
Last 14 Days 52 5 10 0 0 2 3 0 18 1 1 0 1 0 .192 .189 .308 .497
Last 30 Days 113 14 24 1 0 6 10 4 38 3 2 0 1 3 .212 .237 .381 .618

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Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 20 43 43

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Arismendy Alcantara Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20147310240.233.356.681

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014172187188.203.366.598

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201413016485.231.362.652

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014115125143.191.365.593
Arismendy Alcantara 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 18 A BOI 235 219 4.3% 22.6% 0.19 76% .362 .119
2011 19 A PEO 390 369 4.1% 19.5% 0.21 79% .337 .081
2012 20 A+ DAY 359 331 5.3% 17% 0.31 82% .354 .145
2013 21 AA TEN 571 494 10.9% 21.9% 0.50 75% .336 .180
2014 22 AAA IOW 366 335 6.8% 22.7% 0.30 75% .384 .230
2014 22 MAJ CHC 265 245 5.7% 28.3% 0.20 69% .267 .151
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2014 Stat Review for Arismendy Alcantara    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.212 AVG
TERRIBLE
69% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.267 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.363 SLG
POOR
.151 ISO
AVERAGE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.20 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.7% BB Rate
POOR
28.3% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.624 OPS
TERRIBLE
.261 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Arismendy Alcantara: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Alcantara is sitting out Tuesday due to minor wrist soreness, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports.

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Alcantara is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Reds.

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Alcantara went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's loss to the Pirates.

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Alcantara went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer Tuesday against Milwaukee.

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Alcantara supplied a two-run homer in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Reds.

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Alcantara went 2-for-3 with a solo home run and a stolen base in Sunday's 2-1 win over Baltimore.

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Alcantara will bat sixth Wednesday against the Rockies.

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Alcantara is going to take a break from the Cubs' leadoff role, the team's official site reports.

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Alcantara went 0-for-5 on Friday, dropping his batting average to .238.

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Alcantara was 1-for-4 in Tuesday's marathon win over the Rockies. He played the entire contest, and was hit by two pitches while not factoring in on any of the Cubs' runs.

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Alcantara hit his second home run (a solo shot of Blaine Boyer in the seventh inning) of the year Tuesday, while going 1-for-4 with a walk in the Cubs' 6-0 win over the Padres.

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The Cubs designated Darwin Barney for assignment Tuesday, ensuring that Alcantara will be the regular second baseman, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports. "It's time for Mendy to play," GM Jed Hoyer said Tuesday. "He'll play second, he'll play center. I think he'll be in the lineup every day."

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