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Yasmani Grandal

28-Year-Old Catcher – Los Angeles Dodgers

2017 Stats

AVG

.272

HR

9

RBI

29

R

27

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Grandal was having a great season until he got injured in 2015, so for 2016, he mixed things up and got injured, then had a great season. Grandal had a brutal beginning to his campaign, ending the mon...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 220   DOB: 11/8/1988   BORN: Havana, Cuba   COLLEGE: Miami (FL)   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Yasmani Grandal Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $5.5 million contract with the Dodgers in January of 2017.

June 23, 2017  –  Yasmani Grandal News

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Grandal remains out of the lineup Friday against the Rockies, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.

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Yasmani Grandal 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 21 R GOO 8 33 28 4 8 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 4 4 0 0 1 .286 .394 .321 .715
2011 22 A+ BAK 56 251 206 47 61 24 14 0 10 40 0 0 41 57 0 3 1 .296 .410 .510 .920
2011 22 AA CAR 45 172 156 20 47 19 15 0 4 26 0 1 13 39 0 1 2 .301 .360 .474 .834
2011 22 AAA LOU 4 18 12 2 6 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 5 1 0 0 1 .500 .667 .667 1.334
2012 23 A+ LAK 2 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .000 .125 .000 .125
2012 23 AAA TUC 56 235 194 40 65 24 18 0 6 35 0 0 37 35 0 2 2 .335 .443 .521 .964
2012 23 MAJ SD 60 226 192 28 57 16 7 1 8 36 0 0 31 39 0 2 1 .297 .394 .469 .863
2013 24 AAA TUC 9 38 36 3 11 3 3 0 0 2 0 0 2 8 0 0 0 .306 .342 .389 .731
2013 24 MAJ SD 28 108 88 13 19 9 8 0 1 9 0 0 18 18 0 1 1 .216 .352 .341 .693
2014 25 MAJ SD 128 443 377 47 85 35 19 1 15 49 3 0 58 115 0 6 2 .225 .327 .401 .728
2015 26 AAA OKL 3 15 10 6 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 0 0 0 .300 .533 .400 .933
2015 26 MAJ LAD 115 426 355 43 83 28 12 0 16 47 0 1 65 92 1 3 2 .234 .353 .403 .756
2016 27 AAA OKL 4 13 9 1 3 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 2 4 0 2 0 .333 .385 .667 1.052
2016 27 MAJ LAD 126 457 390 49 89 42 14 1 27 72 1 3 64 116 0 1 2 .228 .339 .477 .816
2017 28 MAJ LAD 63 243 224 27 61 25 16 0 9 29 0 0 17 63 1 1 0 .272 .322 .464 .786
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3-Year Averages     123 441 374 46 85 34 15 0 19 56 1 1 62 107 0 3 2 .227 .338 .420 .758
Career  (View All)     520 1,903 1,626 207 394 155 76 3 76 242 4 4 253 443 2 14 8 .242 .345 .433 .778

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Yasmani Grandal 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
Jun. 24 Col 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .322 .464 .786
Jun. 23 Col Did not play.
Jun. 22 NYM Did not play.
Jun. 21 NYM 4 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .319 .459 .778
Jun. 20 NYM 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .316 .431 .747
Jun. 19 NYM 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .310 .412 .722
Jun. 18 @Cin Did not play.
Jun. 17 @Cin 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .313 .417 .730
Jun. 16 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .315 .423 .738
Jun. 15 @Cle Did not play.
Jun. 14 @Cle 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .321 .431 .752
Jun. 13 @Cle 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .322 .438 .760
Jun. 11 Cin 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .325 .444 .769
Jun. 10 Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .317 .438 .755
Jun. 9 Cin Did not play.
Jun. 7 Was 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .323 .448 .771
Jun. 6 Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .323 .444 .767
Jun. 5 Was 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .330 .454 .784
Jun. 4 @Mil 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .459 .792
Jun. 3 @Mil 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .335 .464 .799
Jun. 2 @Mil 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .344 .479 .823
Jun. 1 @StL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .349 .468 .817
May. 31 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .351 .471 .822
May. 30 @StL 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .353 .477 .830
May. 29 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .358 .486 .844
May. 28 ChC Did not play.
May. 27 ChC 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .360 .493 .853
May. 26 ChC 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .363 .500 .863
May. 25 StL 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .359 .496 .855
May. 24 StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .356 .500 .856
Last 7 Games 18 6 8 1 0 3 3 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 .444 .444 1.000 1.444
Last 14 Games 43 8 13 1 0 3 4 1 13 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .318 .535 .853
Last 30 Games 93 12 22 3 0 4 7 3 33 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .260 .398 .658

Yasmani Grandal: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 59
2016 115 4
2015 107 6
2014 76 37 1
2013 26 1
2012 55

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Yasmani Grandal: Minor League Games Played By Position

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

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Yasmani Grandal Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017503130.200.300.573
20167674120.224.395.780
2015528140.308.385.794

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017174248260.293.511.848
20163144223601.229.497.824
20153033515430.221.406.749

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017122187180.328.574.940
20161982920501.278.621.999
2015172268220.238.401.776

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201710292110.206.333.604
2016192207220.177.328.628
2015183178250.230.404.736
Yasmani Grandal 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 21 R GOO 33 28 12.1% 12.1% 1.00 86% .333 .035
2011 22 A+ BAK 251 206 16.3% 22.7% 0.72 72% .359 .214
2011 22 AA CAR 172 156 7.6% 22.7% 0.33 75% .377 .173
2011 22 AAA LOU 18 12 27.8% 5.6% 5.00 92% .545 .167
2012 23 A+ LAK 8 7 12.5% 37.5% 0.33 57% .000 .000
2012 23 AAA TUC 235 194 15.7% 14.9% 1.06 82% .381 .186
2012 23 MAJ SD 226 192 13.7% 17.3% 0.79 80% .333 .172
2013 24 AAA TUC 38 36 5.3% 21.1% 0.25 78% .393 .083
2013 24 MAJ SD 108 88 16.7% 16.7% 1.00 80% .257 .125
2014 25 MAJ SD 443 377 13.1% 26% 0.50 69% .277 .176
2015 26 AAA OKL 15 10 33.3% 20% 1.67 70% .429 .100
2015 26 MAJ LAD 426 355 15.3% 21.6% 0.71 74% .268 .169
2016 27 AAA OKL 13 9 15.4% 30.8% 0.50 56% .333 .334
2016 27 MAJ LAD 457 390 14% 25.4% 0.55 70% .250 .249
2017 28 MAJ LAD 243 224 7% 25.9% 0.27 72% .340 .192
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3-Year Averages     441 374 14.1% 24.3% 0.58 71% .263 .193
Career     1,903 1,626 13.3% 23.3% 0.57 73% .284 .191

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Yasmani Grandal Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 C 884.3 0 0 0 0 477 0 305 0
2015 1B 27 0 4 0 0 0 8 0 12 0 0 0 0
2016 C 954.3 0 0 0 0 517 0 394 0
2016 1B 19 1 3 0 1 0 10 0 8 0 0 0 0
2017 C 499.3 0 0 0 0 279 0 251 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 C -1 -2 -1 0 1 0 9 6
2015 1B -1 0 0 0 0 -1
2016 C -1 -1 3 0 -2 0 14 13
2016 1B 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 C 2 5 0 0 -1 0 5 11

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2017 Stat Review for Yasmani Grandal    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.27 BB/K
POOR
7.0% BB Rate
WEAK
25.9% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.786 OPS
AVERAGE
.322 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.272 AVG
GOOD
.340 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.464 SLG
GOOD
.192 ISO
GOOD

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Yasmani Grandal: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Grandal is not in the lineup Thursday against the Mets, David Vassegh of AM 570 LA Sports reports.

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Grandal smashed a pair of solo homers in four at-bats against the Mets on Wednesday.

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Grandal went 3-for-5 with his seventh homer and a pair of runs against the Mets on Tuesday.

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Grandal is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Reds, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.

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Grandal is not in the Dodgers' Thursday lineup against the Indians, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Grandal is out of the lineup Monday against the Nationals, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Grandal went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Friday's win over the Brewers.

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Grandal is not in the Dodgers' lineup Thursday against the Cardinals, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Grandal is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cubs.

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Grandal went 1-for-3 with an RBI double and a walk in Friday's 4-0 win over the Cubs.

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Grandal went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs scored in Sunday's 6-3 win over the Marlins.

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Grandal is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Marlins.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2016

Grandal entered the 2015 season in a tough spot with the "we got THIS guy as the centerpiece for Matt Kemp?" label firmly attached to fans' expectations. Grandal put those whispers firmly to rest in the first half of the season, batting a robust .282/.401/.526 and making his first All-Star appearance. It all went south after that however, as a sore left shoulder was likely a major contributor to an awful second half that saw Grandal hit a meager.162/.280/.215. It's unlikely that Grandal simply forgot how to hit, but he'll certainly enter 2016 with something to prove. Grandal underwent shoulder surgery in October, and while no definitive timetable is known, he should head to spring training fully healthy and in a position to be the team's Opening Day catcher. Given his first half heroics and second-half fade, Grandal could be a good buy low with the chance of huge rewards if he can stay consistent and healthy over the course of a full season. A forearm issue slowed him late in camp, and brings a little added risk to the table.

2015

Strife characterized Grandalís 2013 season, which was abbreviated due to a 50-game suspension to start the year and concluded with a gruesome ACL tear in July. While the injury legitimately threatened his Opening Night availability last season, he bucked all expectations and landed on the 25-man roster, making his first appearance behind the dish in the second game. As a precaution, the Padres carried three catchers well into May, but with no indication of a setback to Grandalís right knee, Nick Hundley was dealt to the Orioles on May 24. The move provided Grandal and Rene Rivera with an equal share of the nods, but as the season wound on, the former garnered sporadic starts at first base due to Yonder Alonsoís season-ending forearm injury and to ease stress on Grandalís surgically-repaired knee. Ultimately, Grandal worked his way into a near everyday role at first, which coincided with the end of his season-long battle with the Mendoza Line. Entering Aug. 24 with a miserable .204/.302/.376 line, he thereafter displayed his prowess at the plate, batting .283 with five home runs, 21 RBI, 19 runs scored, and a 20:35 BB:K in 130 at-bats. Traded to the Dodgers as part of the Matt Kemp deal in December, Grandal should benefit from having a more talented lineup around him in Los Angeles. Look for him to take over as the team's primary catcher.

2014

After serving a 50-game suspension to start the year for testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance, Grandal took over catching duties from Nick Hundley, fitting in 28 contests before sustaining a season-ending ACL tear in July. One month passed before Grandal underwent a full reconstruction of the ACL in his right knee, which typically requires 9-to-12 months in order to recover fully. Despite stated optimism that he'll be ready for spring training, the Padres ultimately have the final word on his rehab, and he's hardly a lock to be ready for Opening Day. In his absence, Hundley will continue to don a catcher's mask, with Rene Rivera acting as depth.

2013

First the bad, Grandal was suspended for 50 games for testing positive for a performance enhancing substance in November. Now the good, whatever price most owners were set to pay for him in 2013, this recent news likely slashes that in half, if not further. It's impossible to say what, if any, effect the substance that Grandal was using had on his 2012 performance. What we do know is that as a rookie, he showed a good eye at the plate and can hit for power as he hit .268/.368/.392 in one of the toughest venues for hitters, Petco Park. These numbers come from a small sample size (114 plate appearances) as he spent half of his 2012 season in the minors. How he'll spend his 2013 season will largely depend on how he responds to his suspension and how his teammates perform early on in his place, but there's reason to believe he'll reprise his role as the Padres' primary catcher after his 50-game absence.

2012

The Reds were in an enviable position to have two high-ceiling catching prospects in the system in Grandal and Devin Mesoraco. That depth was leveraged with the acquisition of Mat Latos in December, which made Grandal the catcher of the future in San Diego. Grandal progressed from High-A to Triple-A at the end of last season, though an injured left hand ended a campaign in the Arizona Fall League. It may not take him long to supplant Nick Hundley with his new organization. He eventually projects as a high-average hitter with the potential to hit 20 homers at the major league level.

2011

Many draft experts considered Grandal to be a potential top-five pick in last year's Rule 4 draft, but he slipped to the Reds at No. 12 overall due to signability concerns. For the second year in a row, the Reds broke ranks with recent history by going over slot to sign Grandal much like they did Yonder Alonso the year before. Grandal will be on the fast track for the Reds, as he can hit for both power and average and is considered to be a smooth defensive catcher. Devin Mesoraco will probably reach the majors before Grandal, but Grandal has the higher ceiling.