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Ryan Hanigan

34-Year-Old Catcher – Tampa Bay Rays

2014 Stats

AVG

.212

HR

4

RBI

27

R

12

SB

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Hanigan suffered thumb, ankle, oblique and wrist injuries in 2013, effectively wrecking his season. His offensive potential was already limited, and these injuries made him an offensive liability. He'...

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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Oblique     EST. RETURN:  8/20/2014
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 207   DOB: 8/16/1980
BORN: Washington, DC   COLLEGE: Rollins  DRAFTED: No  Show ContractHide Contract

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Ryan Hanigan Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, $10.75 million extension with the Rays in December of 2013 with an option for 2017.

August 19, 2014  –  Ryan Hanigan News

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Hanigan (oblique) expects to begin a minor league rehab assignment Wednesday or Thursday, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Ryan Hanigan 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
2005 24 AA CHA 100 390 333 45 106 18 13 1 4 29 4 1 50 41 2 0 5 .318 .415 .399 .814
2006 25 AA CHA 56 150 126 17 31 2 2 0 0 14 0 0 19 23 0 3 2 .246 .347 .262 .609
2006 25 AAA LOU 8 19 13 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 .154 .421 .154 .575
2006 25 MAJ TAM 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2007 26 AA CHA 60 247 197 30 59 18 14 1 3 27 0 2 41 30 2 4 3 .299 .420 .426 .846
2007 26 AAA LOU 41 150 127 16 32 6 5 0 1 9 0 0 14 15 6 1 2 .252 .333 .315 .648
2007 26 MAJ CIN 5 11 10 3 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .300 .364 .400 .764
2008 27 AAA LOU 75 311 272 37 88 18 14 0 4 35 1 0 25 39 2 4 8 .324 .392 .419 .811
2008 27 MAJ CIN 31 98 85 9 23 4 2 0 2 9 0 0 10 9 0 0 3 .271 .367 .365 .732
2009 28 AAA LOU 5 19 18 4 7 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .389 .421 .500 .921
2009 28 MAJ CIN 90 293 251 22 66 10 6 1 3 11 0 0 37 31 2 1 2 .263 .361 .331 .692
2010 29 AAA LOU 13 52 46 6 11 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 4 6 0 0 2 .239 .327 .304 .631
2010 29 MAJ CIN 70 243 203 25 61 16 11 0 5 40 0 0 33 21 1 2 4 .300 .405 .429 .834
2011 30 MAJ CIN 91 304 266 27 71 12 6 0 6 31 0 0 35 32 1 0 2 .267 .356 .357 .713
2012 31 MAJ CIN 112 371 317 25 87 16 14 0 2 24 0 0 44 37 4 3 3 .274 .365 .338 .703
2013 32 AAA LOU 3 9 8 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .375 .444 .375 .819
2013 32 MAJ CIN 75 260 222 17 44 10 8 0 2 21 0 1 29 27 2 1 6 .198 .306 .261 .567
2014 33 A+ CHA 3 12 10 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 .200 .333 .500 .833
2014 33 MAJ TB 61 190 165 12 35 11 7 0 4 27 0 0 22 34 2 0 1 .212 .309 .327 .636
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3-Year Averages     92 310 268 23 67 12 9 0 3 25 0 0 36 32 2 1 3 .250 .344 .317 .661
Career  (View All)     544 1,770 1,519 140 390 80 55 1 24 165 0 1 211 193 12 7 21 .257 .354 .342 .695

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

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Ryan Hanigan Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days 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. 17 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 16 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 15 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 14 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 13 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 12 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 11 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 10 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 9 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 8 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 6 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 5 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 4 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 3 LAA Did not play.
Aug. 2 LAA Did not play.
Aug. 1 LAA Did not play.
Jul. 30 Mil Did not play.
Jul. 29 Mil Did not play.
Jul. 28 Mil Did not play.
Jul. 27 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 26 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 25 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 23 @StL Did not play.
Jul. 22 @StL Did not play.
Jul. 20 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 19 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 18 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 13 Tor Did not play.
Jul. 12 Tor Did not play.
Jul. 11 Tor Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

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Ryan Hanigan: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 60 1
2013 72
2012 110
2011 89
2010 68
2009 88

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Ryan Hanigan Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014331140.121.303.559
2013545040.222.296.608
2012709180.329.386.840

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014132113230.235.333.655
2013168122170.190.250.555
2012247161160.259.324.661

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20147884150.256.449.811
201312781100.244.323.658
201215312070.261.301.636

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20148740120.172.218.476
20139591110.137.179.447
2012164132170.287.372.764
Ryan Hanigan Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2005 24 AA CHA 390 333 12.8% 10.5% 1.22 88% .354 .081
2006 25 AA CHA 150 126 12.7% 15.3% 0.83 82% .301 .016
2006 25 AAA LOU 19 13 31.6% 10.5% 3.00 85% .182 .000
2006 25 MAJ TAM 0% 0% 0.00 0% .000 .000
2007 26 AA CHA 247 197 16.6% 12.1% 1.37 85% .341 .127
2007 26 AAA LOU 150 127 9.3% 10% 0.93 88% .279 .063
2007 26 MAJ CIN 11 10 9.1% 18.2% 0.50 80% .375 .100
2008 27 AAA LOU 311 272 8% 12.5% 0.64 86% .367 .095
2008 27 MAJ CIN 98 85 10.2% 9.2% 1.11 89% .284 .094
2009 28 AAA LOU 19 18 5.3% 0% 0.00 100% .389 .111
2009 28 MAJ CIN 293 251 12.6% 10.6% 1.19 88% .290 .068
2010 29 AAA LOU 52 46 7.7% 11.5% 0.67 87% .275 .065
2010 29 MAJ CIN 243 203 13.6% 8.6% 1.57 90% .316 .129
2011 30 MAJ CIN 304 266 11.5% 10.5% 1.09 88% .285 .090
2012 31 MAJ CIN 371 317 11.9% 10% 1.19 88% .306 .064
2013 32 AAA LOU 9 8 11.1% 11.1% 1.00 88% .429 .000
2013 32 MAJ CIN 260 222 11.2% 10.4% 1.07 88% .218 .063
2014 33 A+ CHA 12 10 16.7% 8.3% 2.00 90% .125 .300
2014 33 MAJ TB 190 165 11.6% 17.9% 0.65 79% .244 .115
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3-Year Averages     310 268 11.6% 10.3% 1.13 88% .275 .067
Career     1,770 1,519 11.9% 10.9% 1.09 87% .281 .085

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2014 Stat Review for Ryan Hanigan    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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.212 AVG
TERRIBLE
79% Contact Rate
AVERAGE
.244 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.327 SLG
TERRIBLE
.115 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.65 BB/K
GREAT
11.6% BB Rate
GREAT
17.9% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.636 OPS
TERRIBLE
.309 OBP
WEAK

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Ryan Hanigan: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hanigan (oblique) will be shut down from baseball activities for a week, Matt Baker of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Hanigan (oblique) won't return before next weekend, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Hanigan (oblique) is still experiencing soreness and will not go on a rehab assignment until this weekend, at the earliest, 620 WDAE in Tampa Bay reports.

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Hanigan (oblique) will take batting practice Tuesday, Joey Johnston of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Hanigan (oblique) was placed on the 15-day DL on Thursday, retroactive to July 9, Mark Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Hanigan (left side) is not in the lineup Sunday against the Blue Jays, Roger Mooney of The Tampa Tribune reports.

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Hanigan (left side) is only available in an emergency Saturday against the Blue Jays, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Tribune reports.

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Hanigan (upper body) is not in the Rays' lineup Saturday against the Blue Jays.

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Hanigan was scratched from Friday's lineup due to soreness on his left side, Roger Mooney of The Tampa Bay Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

We could almost copy last year's outlook for Hanigan and apply it to 2013 - he'll draw his share of walks, he'll call a great game behind the plate, he'll control the running game well, he won't hit for power and he won't run. He'll probably once again play more than Devin Mesoraco because of his defensive strengths, at least unless/until Mesoraco improves with the stick. He's a classic what-you-see-is-what-you-get type of player.

2012

Unless you play in a league that uses on-base percentage as a category, most of Hanigan's contributions are undervalued in fantasy leagues. He's an excellent receiver, has a great arm and is incredibly disciplined at the plate. For the third year in a row, Hanigan drew more walks (35 in 266 at-bats) than strikeouts (32). But he doesn't have much power (12 extra-base hits) and has no speed, so traditional roto teams won't be helped by him that much. Because of his strong defense, don't be surprised if he plays more than highly touted rookie Devin Mesoraco, especially early in the season.

2011

The Reds quietly received good production at the plate from their catching tandem of Hanigan and Ramon Hernandez in 2010, while Hanigan also provided excellent defense. Hanigan has unusually good plate discipline, having walked more than he's struck out over his major league career (81:63 BB:K in 549 at-bats). He won't hit for much power, but if you're looking for a $1-2 catcher in the endgame of your NL draft, he might not be a bad investment.

2010

Hanigan is a perfectly adequate backup catcher, but he got exposed badly as a starter when Ramon Hernandez was on the DL for two months. On the positive side, he has excellent plate discipline, walking more than he struck out, but he only had 10 extra-base hits in 251 at-bats. His lack of power and speed on the basepaths make him a poor fantasy candidate even in deeper leagues, no matter if he hits for average.

2009

Because of the utter lack of an in-house alternative at catcher, Hanigan will likely serve as the backup behind the plate for the Reds in 2009. He's demonstrated a decent batting eye both at Louisville and in his brief major league trial, but it's unlikely that he'll hit for power. The closest the Reds have to a catching prospect is 2007 first-round pick Devin Mesaroco, but he was mediocre with the bat at Low-A Dayton in 2008. To shore up the position, Cincinnati acquired Ramon Hernandez to take over the starting job behind the plate in December, so Hanigan is clearly a No. 2 entering the season.