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Jonathan Lucroy

28-Year-Old Catcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2014 Stats

AVG

.298

HR

13

RBI

60

R

67

SB

4

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Though his name doesn’t often come up when discussing the top hitting catchers in the league, Lucroy finished the 2013 season with the ninth best OPS among catchers who saw at least 400 plate appearan...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 189   DOB: 6/13/1986   BORN: Eustis, FL   COLLEGE: Louisiana-Lafayette   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Jonathan Lucroy Contract Information:

Lucroy agreed to a five-year extension with the Brewers worth more than $11 million in March of 2012.

August 19, 2014  –  Jonathan Lucroy News

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Lucroy went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and an RBI in Tuesday's 6-1 win over the Blue Jays.

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Jonathan Lucroy 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 R HEL 61 250 234 35 80 24 18 2 4 39 0 3 16 37 0 0 0 .342 .383 .487 .870
2008 22 A BRE 64 270 236 31 69 23 12 1 10 44 1 2 28 45 0 6 0 .292 .364 .479 .843
2008 22 A WES 65 271 239 45 74 27 16 1 10 33 8 1 30 39 0 2 0 .310 .391 .510 .901
2009 23 AA HUN 124 502 416 60 110 42 32 2 8 65 1 1 77 66 1 6 2 .264 .377 .409 .786
2010 24 AA HUN 10 47 42 8 19 3 3 0 0 5 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 .452 .500 .524 1.024
2010 24 AAA NAS 21 83 80 8 19 6 4 0 2 11 0 0 3 14 0 0 0 .238 .265 .363 .628
2010 24 MAJ MIL 75 297 277 24 70 13 9 0 4 26 4 2 18 44 0 1 1 .253 .300 .329 .628
2011 25 AA HUN 4 17 11 3 3 1 1 0 0 4 1 0 6 1 0 0 0 .273 .529 .364 .893
2011 25 MAJ MIL 136 468 430 45 114 29 16 1 12 59 2 1 29 99 4 3 2 .265 .313 .391 .704
2012 26 A WIS 4 13 12 0 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .385 .417 .802
2012 26 AAA NAS 2 8 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .429 .500 .429 .929
2012 26 MAJ MIL 96 346 316 46 101 33 17 4 12 58 4 1 22 44 1 3 4 .320 .368 .513 .881
2013 27 MAJ MIL 147 580 521 59 146 49 25 6 18 82 9 1 46 69 0 8 5 .280 .340 .455 .795
2014 28 MAJ MIL 128 548 494 67 147 61 46 2 13 60 4 4 51 62 0 2 1 .298 .363 .478 .841
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3-Year Averages     126 462 422 50 120 36 19 3 14 66 5 1 32 70 1 4 3 .284 .336 .443 .779
Career  (View All)     582 2,239 2,038 241 578 185 113 13 59 285 23 9 166 318 5 17 13 .284 .339 .439 .778

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Jonathan Lucroy 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. 1 @ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 .363 .478 .841
Aug. 31 @SF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .298 .364 .480 .844
Aug. 30 @SF 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .365 .482 .847
Aug. 29 @SF 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .366 .482 .848
Aug. 27 @SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .367 .481 .848
Aug. 26 @SD 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .369 .485 .854
Aug. 25 @SD 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .370 .485 .855
Aug. 24 Pit 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .370 .488 .858
Aug. 23 Pit 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .369 .486 .855
Aug. 22 Pit 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301 .367 .486 .853
Aug. 20 Tor 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .368 .490 .858
Aug. 19 Tor 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .370 .493 .863
Aug. 17 @LAD 5 1 2 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .369 .489 .858
Aug. 16 @LAD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .369 .481 .850
Aug. 15 @LAD 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .304 .372 .485 .857
Aug. 14 @ChC 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .369 .483 .852
Aug. 13 @ChC 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .369 .485 .854
Aug. 12 @ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .370 .482 .852
Aug. 11 @ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .373 .487 .860
Aug. 10 LAD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .376 .492 .868
Aug. 9 LAD 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .377 .495 .872
Aug. 8 LAD Did not play.
Aug. 7 SF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .374 .493 .867
Aug. 6 SF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .373 .490 .863
Aug. 5 SF 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .307 .375 .494 .869
Aug. 3 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .372 .487 .859
Aug. 2 @StL 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .373 .490 .863
Aug. 1 @StL 4 2 2 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .376 .495 .871
Jul. 30 @TB 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .374 .492 .866
Jul. 29 @TB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .375 .495 .870
Last 7 Days 27 4 5 3 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .241 .296 .537
Last 14 Days 57 9 14 7 0 1 7 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .295 .421 .716
Last 30 Days 116 17 31 12 1 1 10 9 13 0 1 0 0 1 .267 .320 .414 .734

Jonathan Lucroy: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 114 13 1
2013 126 14 3
2012 88
2011 132
2010 75

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Jonathan Lucroy Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014121171142.298.471.834
2013125175201.312.496.859
201280195221.400.7251.169

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20143735012462.298.480.843
20133964213628.270.442.775
2012236277363.292.441.782

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014225266252.289.427.787
2013248319464.274.444.782
2012155267283.290.510.866

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014269417352.305.520.886
2013273289365.286.465.806
2012161205301.348.516.895
Jonathan Lucroy 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 R HEL 250 234 6.4% 14.8% 0.43 84% .394 .145
2008 22 A BRE 270 236 10.4% 16.7% 0.62 81% .326 .187
2008 22 A WES 271 239 11.1% 14.4% 0.77 84% .337 .200
2009 23 AA HUN 502 416 15.3% 13.1% 1.17 84% .298 .145
2010 24 AA HUN 47 42 8.5% 6.4% 1.33 93% .487 .072
2010 24 AAA NAS 83 80 3.6% 16.9% 0.21 83% .266 .125
2010 24 MAJ MIL 297 277 6.1% 14.8% 0.41 84% .288 .076
2011 25 AA HUN 17 11 35.3% 5.9% 6.00 91% .300 .091
2011 25 MAJ MIL 468 430 6.2% 21.2% 0.29 77% .320 .126
2012 26 A WIS 13 12 7.7% 0% 0.00 100% .333 .084
2012 26 AAA NAS 8 7 0% 12.5% 0.00 86% .500 .000
2012 26 MAJ MIL 346 316 6.4% 12.7% 0.50 86% .342 .193
2013 27 MAJ MIL 580 521 7.9% 11.9% 0.67 87% .295 .175
2014 28 MAJ MIL 548 494 9.3% 11.3% 0.82 87% .320 .180
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3-Year Averages     462 422 6.9% 15.2% 0.46 83% .314 .159
Career     2,239 2,038 7.4% 14.2% 0.52 84% .312 .155

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2014 Stat Review for Jonathan Lucroy    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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.298 AVG
GREAT
87% Contact Rate
GREAT
.320 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.478 SLG
GOOD
.180 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.82 BB/K
ELITE
9.3% BB Rate
GOOD
11.3% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.841 OPS
GREAT
.363 OBP
GREAT

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Jonathan Lucroy: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Lucroy went 2-for-5 with five RBI and a run scored in the Brewers' 7-2 win over the Dodgers on Sunday.

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Lucroy (hamstring) is in the lineup Saturday against the Dodgers.

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Lucroy is being held out of the lineup Friday as a precaution due to a sore hamstring, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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Lucroy is out of the Brewers' lineup Friday against the Dodgers.

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Lucroy will start at first base Wednesday against the Giants.

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Lucroy will not be behind the plate for Wednesday's game against the Giants.

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Lucroy beat up the Cardinals badly on Friday as he went 2-for-4 with two runs scored and three RBI in the Brewers' win.

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Lucroy is not in the lineup Friday against the Mets.

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Lucroy went 2-for-4 with a homer and pair of RBI in Thursday's 9-1 win over the Mets.

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Lucroy hit a pair of solo home runs Tuesday, including a walk-off shot against the Reds.

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Lucroy, hitting out of the fifth spot in the order, went 0-for-3 with an RBI in Sunday's loss to the Nationals.

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Lucroy is out of the Brewers' lineup Wednesday against the Phillies, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Lucroy made a big jump at the plate lat season, essentially matching his production from the season before despite playing in 40 fewer games. Lucroy does not take many walks, but he improved both his eye at the plate and his power, striking out just 44 times in 316 at-bats and slugging .513, the third highest rate for any catcher that appeared in 75 games. A full season from Lucroy in 2013 will give him a chance to end the year as a top-10 fantasy catcher.

2012

Lucroy was respectable during his first full season in the majors, hitting .265/.313/.391, though he fell off a bit in the second half of the season. He should start 130-plus games again in 2012 and has the potential to be a bit above average, particularly if he's able recoup the sharp decline in his contact rate (84 percent in 2010 to 77 last season).

2011

Lucroy started 2010 in Double-A Huntsville was pushed to the majors in May after Gregg Zaun went down with a season ending injury. He hit .253/.300/.329 in 75 games for Milwaukee with four home runs. It's doubtful that he'll ever hit for much power, but he's shown good plate discipline in the minors and could approach a .300 batting average during his peak seasons. He'll return as Milwaukee's starting catcher in 2011.

2010

Lucroy saw his prospect status rise in 2009 despite putting up modest numbers at Double-A Huntsville where he hit .264/.377/.409. He saved his season by hitting .337/.426/.565 in 92 August at-bats and then following that up with an impressive Arizona Fall League. The Brewers will give him the chance to make the team as their starting catcher during spring training, which should keep him on every fantasy owner's radar. While he's no frontrunner for the Rookie of the Year award, he could be better than a number of other catchers if he gets regular playing time.

2009

Lucroy is starting to get noticed after hitting .292/.364/.479 for High-A Brevard County after spending the first half of the season at Low-A West Virginia. He has shown good plate discipline and hit 20 home runs between both levels to become one of the Brewers' better prospects. The Brewers may start him at Double-A Huntsville in 2009 where he'll be one level behind another highly touted catcher in Angel Salome.