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Yonder Alonso

27-Year-Old First Baseman – San Diego Padres

2014 Stats

AVG

.215

HR

5

RBI

22

R

21

SB

6

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Alonso, who entered the season as the Padres' unquestioned starting first baseman, didn't disappoint during the first two months, belting three homers each in April and May, before landing on the disa...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 230   DOB: 4/8/1987   BORN: Havana, Cuba   COLLEGE: Miami (FL)   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Yonder Alonso Contract Information:

Signed a major league deal that runs through 2012 for his first professional contract. The contract is worth approximately $4 million.

July 28, 2014  –  Yonder Alonso News

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Alonso finished the afternoon 2-for-3 as the Padres fell to the Braves on Monday.

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Yonder Alonso 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
2008 21 A SAR 6 25 19 1 6 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 5 0 1 0 .316 .440 .368 .808
2009 22 R GCL 6 18 15 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 .133 .278 .133 .411
2009 22 A SAR 49 201 175 21 53 20 13 0 7 38 0 1 24 30 0 2 0 .303 .383 .497 .880
2009 22 AA CAR 29 121 105 12 31 13 11 0 2 14 1 0 14 15 0 2 0 .295 .372 .457 .829
2009 22 AAA LOU 4 17 16 2 5 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .313 .353 .563 .916
2010 23 AA CAR 31 121 101 19 27 8 5 0 3 13 4 2 19 16 0 0 1 .267 .388 .406 .794
2010 23 AAA LOU 101 445 406 50 120 45 31 2 12 56 9 1 37 76 0 1 1 .296 .355 .470 .825
2010 23 MAJ CIN 22 29 29 2 6 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 .207 .207 .276 .483
2011 24 AAA LOU 91 409 358 46 106 40 24 4 12 56 6 5 46 60 0 4 1 .296 .374 .486 .860
2011 24 MAJ CIN 47 98 88 9 29 9 4 0 5 15 0 0 10 21 0 0 0 .330 .398 .545 .943
2012 25 MAJ SD 155 619 549 47 150 48 39 0 9 62 3 0 62 101 1 4 3 .273 .348 .393 .741
2013 26 AAA TUC 4 14 14 1 8 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .571 .571 .571 1.142
2013 26 MAJ SD 97 375 334 34 94 17 11 0 6 45 6 0 32 47 0 7 2 .281 .341 .368 .709
2014 27 R PEO 2 8 8 1 3 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .375 .375 .750 1.125
2014 27 AAA EL 5 17 17 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .235 .235 .235 .470
2014 27 MAJ SD 73 259 242 21 52 21 15 1 5 22 6 1 14 33 0 2 1 .215 .259 .347 .606
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3-Year Averages     99 361 323 30 91 24 18 0 6 40 3 0 34 56 0 3 1 .282 .349 .393 .742
Career  (View All)     394 1,380 1,242 113 331 97 71 1 25 147 15 1 118 212 1 13 6 .267 .330 .386 .716

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Yonder Alonso 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
Jul. 30 StL 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .215 .259 .347 .606
Jul. 29 StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .213 .255 .339 .594
Jul. 28 @Atl 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .216 .255 .343 .598
Jul. 27 @Atl Did not play.
Jul. 26 @Atl 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210 .250 .339 .589
Jul. 25 @Atl Did not play.
Jul. 24 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 23 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 22 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 20 NYM Did not play.
Jul. 19 NYM Did not play.
Jul. 18 NYM Did not play.
Jul. 13 @LAD Did not play.
Jul. 12 @LAD Did not play.
Jul. 11 @LAD Did not play.
Jul. 10 @LAD Did not play.
Jul. 9 @Col Did not play.
Jul. 8 @Col Did not play.
Jul. 7 @Col Did not play.
Jul. 6 SF Did not play.
Jul. 5 SF Did not play.
Jul. 4 SF Did not play.
Jul. 2 Cin Did not play.
Jul. 1 Cin Did not play.
Jun. 30 Cin Did not play.
Jun. 29 Ari Did not play.
Jun. 28 Ari Did not play.
Jun. 27 Ari Did not play.
Jun. 25 @SF Did not play.
Jun. 24 @SF Did not play.
Last 7 Days 13 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .308 .400 .462 .862
Last 14 Days 13 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .308 .400 .462 .862
Last 30 Days 13 2 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .308 .400 .462 .862

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Yonder Alonso: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 68 3
2013 92 1 1 1 1
2012 149
2011 3 1 16 16
2010 6

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Yonder Alonso Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014463042.174.261.511
20139182150.242.341.637
2012153121162.261.366.693

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014196185184.224.367.628
2013243264306.296.379.736
2012396358461.278.404.760

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201411510294.235.357.658
2013164194232.305.421.784
2012261203312.276.398.761

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014127113132.197.339.557
2013170152224.259.318.637
2012288276311.271.389.723
Yonder Alonso Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2008 21 A SAR 25 19 20% 20% 1.00 74% .429 .052
2009 22 R GCL 18 15 16.7% 5.6% 3.00 93% .143 .000
2009 22 A SAR 201 175 11.9% 14.9% 0.80 83% .333 .194
2009 22 AA CAR 121 105 11.6% 12.4% 0.93 86% .330 .162
2009 22 AAA LOU 17 16 5.9% 5.9% 1.00 94% .286 .250
2010 23 AA CAR 121 101 15.7% 13.2% 1.19 84% .293 .139
2010 23 AAA LOU 445 406 8.3% 17.1% 0.49 81% .340 .174
2010 23 MAJ CIN 29 29 0% 34.5% 0.00 66% .316 .069
2011 24 AAA LOU 409 358 11.2% 14.7% 0.77 83% .329 .190
2011 24 MAJ CIN 98 88 10.2% 21.4% 0.48 76% .387 .215
2012 25 MAJ SD 619 549 10% 16.3% 0.61 82% .321 .120
2013 26 AAA TUC 14 14 0% 0% 0.00 100% .571 .000
2013 26 MAJ SD 375 334 8.5% 12.5% 0.68 86% .313 .087
2014 27 R PEO 8 8 0% 12.5% 0.00 88% .333 .375
2014 27 AAA EL 17 17 0% 11.8% 0.00 88% .267 .000
2014 27 MAJ SD 259 242 5.4% 12.7% 0.42 86% .230 .132
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3-Year Averages     361 323 9.4% 15.5% 0.61 83% .326 .111
Career     1,380 1,242 8.6% 15.4% 0.56 83% .304 .119

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2014 Stat Review for Yonder Alonso    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.215 AVG
TERRIBLE
86% Contact Rate
GREAT
.230 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.347 SLG
TERRIBLE
.132 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.42 BB/K
WEAK
5.4% BB Rate
POOR
12.7% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.606 OPS
TERRIBLE
.259 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Yonder Alonso: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Alonso is out of the lineup Sunday vs. the Braves, MLB.com reports.

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Alonso (wrist) will man first base and bat seventh in his return to the lineup Saturday, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Alonso (wrist) will be activated from the 15-day DL on Saturday, Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Alonso (wrist) could be activated from the DL by week's end, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Alonso (wrist) will move his rehab assignment to Triple-A Tucson on Monday, MLB.com's Corey Brock reports.

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Alonso (wrist) began a rehab assignment with rookie-level Arizona on Friday, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Alonso (wrist) hit off a tee Wednesday, MLB.com's Corey Brock reports.

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Alonso (wrist) may shift his rehab to the Padres' minor league facility in Arizona this week, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

In his first full season in the majors, Alonso got off to a slow start (.263/.344/.362, three homers), but finished strong after the All-Star break (.285/.352/.430, six homers). As a lefty, he unsurprisingly hit righties much better than he hit lefties with eight of his nine home runs coming against them. In sum, it was a promising rookie year for the young first baseman. In 2013, Alonso will need to show more power, if he is to be taken seriously as a corner bat and because his home park demands it. He'll be close to 26 years old when the season starts, so it's natural to expect his power to continue to develop. If he can keep his strikeout rate low, there's good reason to believe that Alonso will avoid a sophomore slump, and he should benefit from having the right-field fences moved in at Petco Park.

2012

At the plate, Alonso hit a robust .330/.398/.545 in 88 at-bats, fueled by a .387 BABIP. Alonso hasn't yet hit for the power many had hoped for from the 2008 first-round pick, but many believe that still could be coming. The Reds included him in a package sent to the Padres for Mat Latos in December, which finally removed Joey Votto as a roadblock to playing time at first base. Now that "lack of position" is no longer a part of his scouting report, Alonso is a nice sleeper after delivering a .943 OPS in limited duty as a 24-year-old for the Reds last season. The Padres traded Anthony Rizzo to the Cubs in January, so Alonso appears to be the favorite to start at first base come Opening Day.

2011

Alonso started slowly in 2010 while trying to recover from the broken hamate bone that slowed his 2009 season down. A strong second half left him with decent overall numbers, though not the monster power numbers the Reds were hoping for when they drafted him. The bigger problem for the Reds is that an attempt to move him to left field at Triple-A Louisville fizzled out, leaving him without a position at the major league level, with Joey Votto obviously not going anywhere. There's a good chance that his bat will eventually catch up to expectations, but the odds are it will be with another organization after Alonso gets dealt. Because of the position issue, Alonso will probably spend half the summer in Louisville again.

2010

Alonso is going to present a dilemma to the Reds in the future, because he can only handle first base (and marginally at that) defensively, and Joey Votto is firmly ensconced there. But that's not going to be an issue in 2010 - Alonso's bat, particularly his ability to hit for power, still needs work. A broken hamate bone suffered midseason while playing for Double-A Carolina slowed down his progress and cut back on Alonso's power once he returned. He hit well in the Arizona Fall League, but once again not for power. Look for him to spend most of 2010 at Triple-A Louisville.

2009

Alonso was the Reds' first-round pick out of the University of Miami and signed right at the deadline after a somewhat rancorous negotiation. He tore it up in the Hawaii Winter League (.308/.419/.510) and could begin 2009 as high as Double-A Carolina. Alonso's good power and plate discipline made it hard for the Reds to pass him up in the draft, despite their needs at other positions. Defensively, he can only really handle first base, meaning that by 2010 the Reds will have to figure out how to get both him and Joey Votto in the lineup.