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Steve Clevenger

28-Year-Old Catcher – Baltimore Orioles

2014 Stats

AVG

.225

HR

0

RBI

8

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8

SB

0

2015 RotoWire Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Orioles were content to open the year with Clevenger as their backup, but shortly after Matt Wieters hit the DL with elbow troubles in May, the team traded for Nick Hundley, promoted Caleb Joseph ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 195   DOB: 4/5/1986   BORN: Baltimore, MD   COLLEGE: Chipola (FL) JC   DRAFTED: 7th Rd   

December 29, 2014  –  Steve Clevenger News

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Clevenger's future in the organization is questionable following Baltimore's acquisition of Ryan Lavarnway, MASN Sports reports.

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Steve Clevenger 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
2007 21 A BOI 22 87 83 10 31 9 9 0 0 18 0 0 4 6 0 0 0 .373 .398 .482 .880
2007 21 A DAY 43 177 164 21 53 11 8 1 2 24 0 0 13 5 0 0 0 .323 .368 .421 .789
2008 22 A DAY 84 328 284 36 89 22 20 0 2 39 7 3 39 41 1 4 0 .313 .393 .405 .798
2008 22 AA TEN 29 104 89 5 22 7 5 1 1 15 0 0 10 10 2 3 0 .247 .314 .360 .674
2009 23 AA TEN 26 89 77 12 28 8 4 3 1 10 0 0 10 8 1 0 1 .364 .443 .532 .975
2009 23 AAA IOW 68 251 230 21 61 13 12 1 0 26 4 3 15 31 2 3 1 .265 .309 .326 .635
2010 24 AA TEN 88 294 271 37 85 29 24 0 5 47 0 6 20 28 0 1 2 .314 .364 .458 .822
2011 25 AA TEN 95 351 312 42 92 35 27 3 5 39 1 0 35 39 1 3 0 .295 .363 .449 .812
2011 25 AAA IOW 25 97 86 9 35 7 3 1 3 15 1 0 9 7 0 2 0 .407 .454 .570 1.024
2011 25 MAJ CHC 2 5 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .400 .500 .900
2012 26 AAA IOW 5 15 13 5 6 3 2 0 1 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .462 .533 .846 1.379
2012 26 MAJ CHC 69 215 199 16 40 13 12 0 1 16 0 1 16 39 0 0 0 .201 .260 .276 .536
2013 27 R GUL 4 14 13 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 .231 .214 .231 .445
2013 27 A ABE 5 20 18 4 7 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .389 .450 .389 .839
2013 27 AAA IOW 15 61 52 14 17 8 5 0 3 11 0 0 9 7 0 0 0 .327 .426 .596 1.022
2013 27 AAA NOR 20 82 71 12 23 4 2 0 2 11 0 0 10 9 0 1 0 .324 .402 .437 .839
2013 27 MAJ BAL 4 15 15 1 4 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .267 .267 .333 .600
2013 27 MAJ CHC 8 9 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .347
2013  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ BAL/CHC 12 24 23 2 5 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 .217 .250 .261 .511
2014 28 A ABE 2 7 6 2 4 3 2 0 1 5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .667 .714 1.500 2.214
2014 28 AAA NOR 64 254 226 28 69 15 13 0 2 30 1 0 23 30 0 4 1 .305 .366 .389 .755
2014 28 MAJ BAL 35 97 89 8 20 9 8 1 0 8 0 0 8 19 0 0 0 .225 .289 .337 .626
3-Year Averages     38 111 103 8 21 7 7 0 0 8 0 0 8 21 0 0 0 .204 .261 .272 .533

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

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Steve Clevenger 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
Sep. 28 @Tor Did not play.
Sep. 27 @Tor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .289 .337 .626
Sep. 26 @Tor 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .225 .281 .337 .618
Sep. 25 @NYY Did not play.
Sep. 24 @NYY 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .293 .353 .646
Sep. 23 @NYY Did not play.
Sep. 22 @NYY 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .295 .358 .653
Sep. 21 Bos 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .299 .363 .662
Sep. 20 Bos Did not play.
Sep. 19 Bos 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .291 .354 .645
Sep. 17 Tor Did not play.
Sep. 16 Tor Did not play.
Sep. 15 Tor Did not play.
Sep. 14 NYY Did not play.
Sep. 13 NYY Did not play.
Sep. 12 NYY Did not play.
Sep. 12 NYY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .294 .359 .653
Sep. 10 @Bos Did not play.
Sep. 9 @Bos Did not play.
Sep. 8 @Bos Did not play.
Sep. 7 @TB 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .286 .359 .645
Sep. 6 @TB Did not play.
Sep. 5 @TB Did not play.
Sep. 4 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 3 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 2 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 1 Min Did not play.
Aug. 31 Min Did not play.
Aug. 30 Min Did not play.
Aug. 29 Min Did not play.
Last 7 Days 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .111 .200 .111 .311
Last 14 Days 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .250 .182 .432
Last 30 Days 12 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .286 .167 .453

Steve Clevenger: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 25 3 1
2013 4 2
2012 51 9 1

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Steve Clevenger Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201471000.143.286.429
201331000.333.333.667
2012291010.069.069.138

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014827080.232.341.641
2013201020.200.250.488
2012170151150.224.312.602

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014443030.273.364.711
2013152000.200.200.400
2012919180.297.429.782

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014455050.178.311.540
201380020.250.375.708
20121087080.120.148.329
Steve Clevenger Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2007 21 A BOI 87 83 4.6% 6.9% 0.67 93% .403 .109
2007 21 A DAY 177 164 7.3% 2.8% 2.60 97% .325 .098
2008 22 A DAY 328 284 11.9% 12.5% 0.95 86% .361 .092
2008 22 AA TEN 104 89 9.6% 9.6% 1.00 89% .269 .113
2009 23 AA TEN 89 77 11.2% 9% 1.25 90% .397 .168
2009 23 AAA IOW 251 230 6% 12.4% 0.48 87% .307 .061
2010 24 AA TEN 294 271 6.8% 9.5% 0.71 90% .336 .144
2011 25 AA TEN 351 312 10% 11.1% 0.90 88% .325 .154
2011 25 AAA IOW 97 86 9.3% 7.2% 1.29 92% .421 .163
2011 25 MAJ CHC 5 4 0% 0% 0.00 100% .250 .250
2012 26 AAA IOW 15 13 13.3% 0% 0.00 100% .417 .384
2012 26 MAJ CHC 215 199 7.4% 18.1% 0.41 80% .245 .075
2013 27 R GUL 14 13 0% 21.4% 0.00 77% .300 .000
2013 27 A ABE 20 18 10% 0% 0.00 100% .389 .000
2013 27 AAA IOW 61 52 14.8% 11.5% 1.29 87% .333 .269
2013 27 AAA NOR 82 71 12.2% 11% 1.11 87% .350 .113
2013 27 MAJ BAL 15 15 0% 13.3% 0.00 87% .308 .066
2013 27 MAJ CHC 9 8 11.1% 33.3% 0.33 63% .200 .000
2013  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ BAL/CHC 24 23 4.2% 20.8% 0.20 78% .278 .044
2014 28 A ABE 7 6 14.3% 0% 0.00 100% .600 .833
2014 28 AAA NOR 254 226 9.1% 11.8% 0.77 87% .345 .084
2014 28 MAJ BAL 97 89 8.2% 19.6% 0.42 79% .286 .112
3-Year Averages     111 103 7.2% 18.9% 0.38 80% .256 .068

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

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2014 Stat Review for Steve Clevenger    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.225 AVG
POOR
79% Contact Rate
WEAK
.286 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.337 SLG
TERRIBLE
.112 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.42 BB/K
AVERAGE
8.2% BB Rate
GOOD
19.6% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.626 OPS
TERRIBLE
.289 OBP
POOR

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Steve Clevenger: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Clevenger will be recalled from short-season Aberdeen on Tuesday, MLB.com's Brittany Ghiroli reports.

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Clevenger was optioned to short-season Aberdeen on Sunday, Rich Dubroff of CSNBaltimore.com reports.

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Clevenger was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Wednesday.

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Clevenger was sent down to Triple-A Norfolk on Monday, Rich Dubroff of CSN Baltimore reports.

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Clevenger will be recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Saturday, Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com reports.

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Clevenger collected 16 hits in a five-game span last week with seven doubles and 13 RBI for Triple-A Norfolk.

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Clevenger has been optioned to Triple-A Norfolk.

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Clevenger is out of the lineup again on Sunday.

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Clevenger is out of the lineup Saturday in Kansas City, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Clevenger went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI in Monday's loss to the Tigers.

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Clevenger went 3-for-5 with an RBI in the Orioles' win over the Astros on Saturday night.

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Clevenger got the start at catcher and went 1-for-4 with a run and two strikeouts Tuesday against the Rays.

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2014

Clevenger missed the first two months of 2013 with an oblique injury and was traded to Baltimore, where he missed more time with injury. He finally got a chance to back up Matt Wieters at the very end of the season and figures to enter 2014 as the favorite to win the same role. Clevenger has a knack for getting on base, collecting an OBP just under .400 over his last three minor league seasons, but he had a pedestrian season at the plate when he was the backup for the Cubs in 2012. If the Orioles are truly willing to listen to trade offers for Wieters, a more prominent role is possible for Clevenger.

2013

Clevenger beat out Welington Castillo for the backup job last spring and started off strong only to see his production fall off a cliff as the season went on. He finished with a .201/.260/.276 line in 190 at-bats and as such might not even secure the backup job with the Cubs' addition of Dioner Navarro in free agency over the winter. Unless the Cubs opt to carry three catchers, Clevenger may be headed back to Triple-A Iowa.

2012

Backup catcher - above average bat for a reserve backstop.