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Wilson Ramos

29-Year-Old Catcher – Washington Nationals

2016 Stats

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.312

HR

19

RBI

67

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53

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2016 Preseason Projections

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Ramos played the most games he has played in a season in 2015. He has developed as the Nationals' everyday starter at catcher and was their number one option throughout this entire season. As you woul...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 257   DOB: 8/10/1987   BORN: Valencia, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Wilson Ramos Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $5.35 million deal with the Nationals in January 2016, avoiding arbitration.

August 18, 2016  –  Wilson Ramos News

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Wilson Ramos 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 19 A BEL 73 311 292 40 85 26 17 1 8 42 1 1 19 61 0 0 0 .291 .345 .438 .783
2008 20 A FOR 126 494 452 50 130 38 23 2 13 78 0 1 37 103 0 5 0 .288 .346 .434 .780
2009 21 R GCL 5 19 19 4 6 5 1 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .316 .947 1.263
2009 21 AA NEW 53 209 200 31 65 20 16 0 4 29 0 0 6 21 0 1 2 .325 .349 .465 .814
2010 22 AAA ROC 71 295 278 25 67 19 14 0 5 30 1 2 12 49 2 0 3 .241 .280 .345 .625
2010 22 AAA SYR 20 82 79 14 25 7 3 1 3 8 0 0 3 12 0 0 0 .316 .341 .494 .835
2010 22 MAJ MIN 7 28 27 2 8 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 .296 .321 .407 .729
2010 22 MAJ WAS 15 54 52 3 14 5 4 0 1 4 0 0 2 9 0 0 0 .269 .296 .404 .700
2010  (Multiple Teams) 22 MAJ MIN/WAS 22 82 79 5 22 8 7 0 1 5 0 0 2 12 0 0 1 .278 .305 .405 .710
2011 23 MAJ WAS 113 435 389 48 104 38 22 1 15 52 0 2 38 76 4 2 2 .267 .334 .445 .779
2012 24 MAJ WAS 25 96 83 11 22 5 2 0 3 10 0 0 12 19 0 1 0 .265 .354 .398 .752
2013 25 R GUL 2 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .400 .000 .400
2013 25 A POT 3 12 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 .000 .167 .000 .167
2013 25 AA HAR 2 5 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .750 1.350
2013 25 MAJ WAS 78 303 287 29 78 25 9 0 16 59 0 1 15 42 0 1 0 .272 .307 .470 .777
2014 26 A POT 2 9 9 1 5 2 1 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .556 .556 1.000 1.556
2014 26 A HAG 1 4 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .667 .750 1.667 2.417
2014 26 AA HAR 3 11 11 1 2 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .182 .182 .455 .637
2014 26 MAJ WAS 88 361 341 32 91 23 12 0 11 47 0 0 17 57 0 3 0 .267 .299 .399 .698
2015 27 MAJ WAS 128 504 475 41 109 31 16 0 15 68 0 0 21 101 0 8 0 .229 .258 .358 .616
2016 28 MAJ WAS 107 430 394 53 123 40 21 0 19 67 0 0 30 58 0 4 2 .312 .360 .510 .870
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3-Year Averages     98 388 367 34 92 26 12 0 14 58 0 0 17 66 0 4 0 .251 .281 .398 .679
Career  (View All)     561 2,211 2,048 219 549 170 89 1 80 308 0 3 135 365 4 19 5 .268 .312 .430 .742

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Wilson Ramos 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
Aug. 24 Bal 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .360 .510 .870
Aug. 23 @Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .365 .517 .882
Aug. 22 @Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .319 .368 .522 .890
Aug. 21 @Atl 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .369 .526 .895
Aug. 20 @Atl 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .324 .371 .531 .902
Aug. 19 @Atl 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .328 .376 .538 .914
Aug. 18 @Atl Did not play.
Aug. 17 @Col 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .326 .373 .535 .908
Aug. 16 @Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .378 .543 .921
Aug. 15 @Col 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .379 .546 .925
Aug. 14 Atl 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .332 .379 .541 .920
Aug. 13 Atl Did not play.
Aug. 12 Atl 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .332 .380 .543 .923
Aug. 10 Cle 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .336 .384 .549 .933
Aug. 9 Cle 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .337 .386 .552 .938
Aug. 7 SF 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .338 .387 .556 .943
Aug. 6 SF 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .337 .385 .547 .932
Aug. 5 SF 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .332 .381 .545 .926
Aug. 3 @Ari Did not play.
Aug. 2 @Ari 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .381 .536 .917
Aug. 1 @Ari 6 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .330 .381 .529 .910
Jul. 31 @SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .379 .526 .905
Jul. 30 @SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .383 .533 .916
Jul. 29 @SF 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .332 .384 .535 .919
Jul. 28 @SF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .386 .535 .921
Jul. 27 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .336 .389 .541 .930
Jul. 26 @Cle 4 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .390 .546 .936
Jul. 24 SD 4 1 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .337 .389 .533 .922
Jul. 23 SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .385 .520 .905
Jul. 22 SD 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .334 .386 .526 .912
Last 7 Games 26 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 1 0 0 .115 .179 .154 .333
Last 14 Games 50 1 7 1 0 1 5 2 10 0 0 1 2 0 .140 .182 .220 .402
Last 30 Games 105 12 28 4 0 6 18 5 17 0 0 1 2 0 .267 .301 .476 .777

Wilson Ramos: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 105
2015 125 1
2014 87 1
2013 77
2012 24
2011 108 1
2010 22

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Wilson Ramos Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201685158230.318.6471.022
2015116104190.233.353.620
20148073150.325.475.820

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20163043811440.316.480.842
20153593111490.228.359.615
2014261258320.249.375.661

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20161702310320.324.541.931
20152412310350.232.407.673
2014159113260.289.384.697

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016219309350.311.498.841
2015234185330.226.308.557
2014182218210.247.412.699
Wilson Ramos 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 19 A BEL 311 292 6.1% 19.6% 0.31 79% .345 .147
2008 20 A FOR 494 452 7.5% 20.9% 0.36 77% .348 .146
2009 21 R GCL 19 19 0% 0% 0.00 100% .188 .631
2009 21 AA NEW 209 200 2.9% 10% 0.29 90% .349 .140
2010 22 AAA ROC 295 278 4.1% 16.6% 0.24 82% .277 .104
2010 22 AAA SYR 82 79 3.7% 14.6% 0.25 85% .344 .178
2010 22 MAJ MIN 28 27 0% 10.7% 0.00 89% .333 .111
2010 22 MAJ WAS 54 52 3.7% 16.7% 0.22 83% .310 .135
2010  (Multiple Teams) 22 MAJ MIN/WAS 82 79 2.4% 14.6% 0.17 85% .318 .127
2011 23 MAJ WAS 435 389 8.7% 17.5% 0.50 80% .299 .178
2012 24 MAJ WAS 96 83 12.5% 19.8% 0.63 77% .311 .133
2013 25 R GUL 5 3 20% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2013 25 A POT 12 10 8.3% 8.3% 1.00 90% .000 .000
2013 25 AA HAR 5 4 20% 0% 0.00 100% .500 .250
2013 25 MAJ WAS 303 287 5% 13.9% 0.36 85% .271 .198
2014 26 A POT 9 9 0% 0% 0.00 100% .500 .444
2014 26 A HAG 4 3 25% 0% 0.00 100% .500 1.000
2014 26 AA HAR 11 11 0% 9.1% 0.00 91% .111 .273
2014 26 MAJ WAS 361 341 4.7% 15.8% 0.30 83% .293 .132
2015 27 MAJ WAS 504 475 4.2% 20% 0.21 79% .262 .129
2016 28 MAJ WAS 430 394 7% 13.5% 0.52 85% .328 .198
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3-Year Averages     388 367 4.4% 17% 0.26 82% .272 .147
Career     2,211 2,048 6.1% 16.5% 0.37 82% .293 .162

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2016 Stat Review for Wilson Ramos    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.312 AVG
ELITE
85% Contact Rate
GOOD
.328 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.510 SLG
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.198 ISO
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Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.52 BB/K
GOOD
7.0% BB Rate
WEAK
13.5% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.870 OPS
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.360 OBP
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Wilson Ramos: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ramos is out of the lineup Saturday against the Braves, the Washington Post's Chelsea Janes reports.

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Ramos went 1-for-2 with a walk and a solo shot that accounted for the game's only run in Sunday's 1-0 win over the Giants.

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Ramos went 1-for-2 with a home run and two RBI in Friday's 5-1 victory over the Giants.

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Ramos is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Diamondbacks, MASN's Dan Kolko reports.

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Ramos went 3-for-6 with a double, two runs scored and two RBI in a win Monday over Arizona.

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Ramos is not in the lineup for Saturday's tilt with San Francisco, Jamal Collier of MLB.com reports.

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Ramos went 2-for-4 with a double, a solo home run and two runs scored as the cleanup hitter in Tuesday's loss to the Indians.

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Ramos went 3-for-4 with a homer and three RBI on Sunday against the Padres.

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Ramos is out of the lineup Wednesday, MASN's Dan Kolko reports.

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Ramos went 3-for-4 with a walk, a double, a home run, three runs scored and two RBI in Sunday's blowout win over the Reds.

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Ramos is out of the lineup and will get the day off Friday against the Reds, Chase Hughes of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Ramos went 2-for-4 with a double, a run and an RBI in Tuesday's 5-0 victory over the Mets.

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2016

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2015

Ramos just can't seem to stay in one piece, as an early-season hamstring strain and broken hamate bone limited him to just 88 games in 2014. While that's an improvement on the year before, it's still not the kind of track record you want to see in someone playing a physically-demanding position like catcher. When he's actually on the field, Ramos continues to supply solid power numbers at the plate and above-average defense behind it, and his August performance (six home runs in 87 at-bats and a .241 ISO) certainly provides more hope that a healthy Ramos will be a very productive Ramos. However, there's little evidence to suggest that he can actually stay healthy for more than a couple of months at a stretch. He's a good upside play if you can get him at a reduced price due to the injuries, but don't pay full retail for that upside.

2014

If anyone deserved to have a breakthrough campaign it was Ramos, the victim of a 2011 kidnapping. While his bat obliged, his hamstrings weren't as cooperative. Still, 16 home runs in just 287 at-bats is an eye-popping number for a catcher especially when it comes paired with a solid .272 batting average, so Ramos should be one of the first backstops off the board in fantasy drafts this year. Given his injury history we'd feel a little more comfortable if the Nationals had a reliable backup on the roster to ease his workload though.

2013

If any player was entitled to a break in 2012 it was Ramos, who survived a kidnapping in November, but the baseball gods were fickle and instead his season ended in May after he tore his ACL. The Nationals ran through a number of catchers in his absence but none of them did especially well, and the knee should be fine for the beginning of spring training, so assuming his Jobian luck changes, Ramos' job as the starter behind the plate should be secure. Expecting him to build on his solid 2011 season at the plate as well might be asking a little too much, however.

2012

Ramos put together a very good rookie season in 2011 showing more patience at the plate than previously advertised (8.7 percent walk rate), and producing an elevated HR/FB ratio of 13.4 percent. He is an above average defensive catcher, and ranked ninth in baseball among qualified catchers in terms of weighted OBA (.332). Look for his strikeout rate to come down a bit, as his swinging-strike rate showed improvement last season. Look for his average to improve, but his OBP should remain the same, as his walk rate is likely to decrease. Fortunately, Ramos was rescued from kidnappers in Venezuela during the offseason, and he should be ready to go for the start of spring training after the scary incident.

2011

Defensively, Ramos is everything you could want in a catcher, with a big-time arm that should make any potential basestealer think twice or even thrice before taking off. At the plate, though, he's still a work in progress, with little plate discipline and a swing-for-the-fences approach. The Nationals will take a very long look at both Ramos and Jesus Flores in spring training, and there's no guarantee that Ramos is the one who will end up splitting time in the majors with the ghost of Ivan Rodriguez. Further complicating the backstop picture is the presence of Derek Norris in the system behind them, though he's at least a year away. By Opening Day, Ramos could be starting in the bigs, or at Triple-A, or learning the ropes backing up I-Rod, or in another organization entirely. The first two options seem the most likely, but don't expect much value in the short term even in the best-case scenario.

2010

Ramos has become one of Minnesota's top prospects with a good eye at the plate and strong throwing arm. He missed significant time last season due to a hamstring injury, but still posted showed strong plate discipline and decent power. His path to the majors is blocked by Joe Mauer and with Jose Morales emerging as Mauer's backup, Ramos may need to be traded to another organization to find a regular role in the majors. Still, he's a keeper to grab for when he eventually finds major league playing time.

2009

Ramos has climbed to the upper ranks of Minnesota's prospects with good power at the plate and a strong throwing arm behind the plate. He'll start the season at Double-A and could become Joe Mauer's backup in 2010 or a trade chip in the offseason.