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Ryan Flaherty

29-Year-Old Second Baseman – Baltimore Orioles

2016 Stats

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.233

HR

3

RBI

12

R

15

SB

1

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Flaherty is supposed to be an infield utility player, but he has been thrust into additional playing time each of the last three seasons due to injuries to Manny Machado, Jonathan Schoop, and J.J. Har...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 220   DOB: 7/27/1986   BORN: Portland, ME   COLLEGE: Vanderbilt      Show ContractHide Contract

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Ryan Flaherty Contract Information:

Agreed to terms on a one-year, $1.5M deal with the Orioles in January 2016, avoiding arbitration.

June 22, 2016  –  Ryan Flaherty News

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Flaherty went 1-for-4 with a solo homer and a pair of runs against the Padres on Wednesday.

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Ryan Flaherty 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 BOI 56 244 219 39 65 29 19 2 8 26 4 2 24 51 1 0 0 .297 .369 .511 .880
2009 22 A PEO 131 541 485 81 134 49 24 5 20 81 7 6 50 98 2 4 0 .276 .344 .470 .814
2010 23 A+ DAY 108 475 420 65 120 46 34 3 9 63 6 3 41 74 1 9 4 .286 .348 .445 .793
2010 23 AA TEN 23 84 71 10 13 3 2 0 1 9 1 0 10 12 0 2 1 .183 .286 .254 .540
2011 24 AA TEN 83 344 302 52 92 36 20 2 14 66 4 6 40 55 0 2 0 .305 .384 .523 .907
2011 24 AAA IOW 49 186 173 22 41 17 11 1 5 22 1 0 10 44 2 1 0 .237 .277 .399 .676
2012 25 AAA NOR 9 41 38 5 11 4 1 1 2 3 0 0 2 9 0 0 1 .289 .341 .526 .867
2012 25 MAJ BAL 77 166 153 15 33 9 2 1 6 19 1 0 6 43 3 1 3 .216 .258 .359 .617
2013 26 A DEL 2 8 8 1 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .250 .250 .375 .625
2013 26 A FRE 2 7 7 1 2 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .286 .286 .714 1.000
2013 26 AAA NOR 8 35 34 4 9 3 1 0 2 5 0 0 1 8 0 0 0 .265 .286 .471 .757
2013 26 MAJ BAL 85 271 246 28 55 21 11 0 10 27 2 0 19 62 1 0 5 .224 .293 .390 .683
2014 27 MAJ BAL 102 312 281 33 62 23 15 1 7 32 1 0 22 68 3 1 5 .221 .288 .356 .644
2015 28 AA BOW 3 13 12 2 4 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .333 .385 .667 1.052
2015 28 AAA NOR 2 9 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
2015 28 MAJ BAL 91 301 267 34 54 20 8 3 9 31 0 0 26 81 2 2 4 .202 .281 .356 .637
2016 29 AAA NOR 5 22 19 3 8 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 .421 .500 .474 .974
2016 29 MAJ BAL 46 131 116 15 27 8 5 0 3 12 1 0 14 35 0 1 0 .233 .313 .353 .666
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3-Year Averages     92 293 264 31 57 20 11 1 8 30 1 0 22 70 2 1 4 .216 .285 .356 .641
Career  (View All)     401 1,181 1,063 125 231 81 41 5 35 121 5 0 87 289 9 5 17 .217 .286 .364 .650

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Ryan Flaherty 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
Jun. 30 @Sea Did not play.
Jun. 29 @SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .313 .353 .666
Jun. 28 @SD Did not play.
Jun. 26 TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .313 .353 .666
Jun. 25 TB Did not play.
Jun. 25 TB Did not play.
Jun. 24 TB Did not play.
Jun. 22 SD 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .313 .353 .666
Jun. 21 SD 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .232 .315 .330 .645
Jun. 20 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 19 Tor 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .309 .330 .639
Jun. 18 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 17 Tor 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .303 .314 .617
Jun. 16 @Bos Did not play.
Jun. 15 @Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .296 .267 .563
Jun. 14 @Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .306 .278 .584
Jun. 12 @Tor 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .223 .315 .287 .602
Jun. 11 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 10 @Tor 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .308 .278 .586
Jun. 9 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .209 .310 .279 .589
Jun. 8 KC 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .313 .289 .602
Jun. 7 KC 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .312 .275 .587
Jun. 6 KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .303 .234 .537
Jun. 5 NYY 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .307 .237 .544
Jun. 4 NYY 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .299 .227 .526
Jun. 3 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .192 .286 .219 .505
Jun. 2 Bos 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .296 .229 .525
Jun. 1 Bos 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .286 .224 .510
May. 31 Bos Did not play.
May. 30 Bos 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .278 .222 .500
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 15 4 6 2 0 2 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 .400 .438 .933 1.371
Last 30 Days 56 12 16 4 0 3 11 7 14 0 0 0 0 2 .286 .365 .518 .883

Ryan Flaherty: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 4 38 1 3 2 1
2015 11 56 8 15 6 1 5
2014 3 30 43 29 2 1 1
2013 4 65 7 9 3
2012 3 28 17 1 24 7 17 1

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Ryan Flaherty: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 4 1

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Ryan Flaherty Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016111010.364.364.897
2015564050.179.304.546
2014464370.174.391.616

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016105143111.219.352.637
2015211309260.209.370.661
2014235294251.230.349.649

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201667143100.284.478.854
2015126132100.175.246.476
2014139197231.216.410.714

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016491021.163.184.406
2015141217210.227.454.777
201414214090.225.303.574
Ryan Flaherty 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 BOI 244 219 9.8% 20.9% 0.47 77% .356 .214
2009 22 A PEO 541 485 9.2% 18.1% 0.51 80% .311 .194
2010 23 A+ DAY 475 420 8.6% 15.6% 0.55 82% .329 .159
2010 23 AA TEN 84 71 11.9% 14.3% 0.83 83% .207 .071
2011 24 AA TEN 344 302 11.6% 16% 0.73 82% .335 .218
2011 24 AAA IOW 186 173 5.4% 23.7% 0.23 75% .290 .162
2012 25 AAA NOR 41 38 4.9% 22% 0.22 76% .333 .237
2012 25 MAJ BAL 166 153 3.6% 25.9% 0.14 72% .260 .143
2013 26 A DEL 8 8 0% 37.5% 0.00 63% .400 .125
2013 26 A FRE 7 7 0% 42.9% 0.00 57% .333 .428
2013 26 AAA NOR 35 34 2.9% 22.9% 0.13 76% .292 .206
2013 26 MAJ BAL 271 246 7% 22.9% 0.31 75% .259 .166
2014 27 MAJ BAL 312 281 7.1% 21.8% 0.32 76% .267 .135
2015 28 AA BOW 13 12 7.7% 7.7% 1.00 92% .300 .334
2015 28 AAA NOR 9 5 33.3% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2015 28 MAJ BAL 301 267 8.6% 26.9% 0.32 70% .254 .154
2016 29 AAA NOR 22 19 13.6% 22.7% 0.60 74% .571 .053
2016 29 MAJ BAL 131 116 10.7% 26.7% 0.40 70% .308 .120
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3-Year Averages     293 264 7.5% 23.9% 0.31 73% .263 .140
Career     1,181 1,063 7.4% 24.5% 0.30 73% .265 .147

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

Contact

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.233 AVG
POOR
70% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.308 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.353 SLG
POOR
.120 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.40 BB/K
AVERAGE
10.7% BB Rate
GREAT
26.7% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.666 OPS
POOR
.313 OBP
WEAK

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Ryan Flaherty: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Flaherty is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Rangers.

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Flaherty will start at third base and bat ninth in the order Sunday against the Blue Jays.

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Flaherty went 2-for-4 with a double and solo homer in Friday's 13-3 loss to the Blue Jays.

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Flaherty is out of the lineup Thursday against the Red Sox, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Flaherty went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI in Sunday's 10-9 loss to the Blue Jays.

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Flaherty is out of the lineup Sunday against the Yankees, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Flaherty went 1-for-3 with a double, an RBI, a walk and a strikeout Monday against the Red Sox.

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Flaherty is out of the lineup Sunday against the Tigers.

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Flaherty will start at third base and bat ninth in the order Sunday against the Athletics, Jon Meoli of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Flaherty was recalled from Triple-A Norfolk on Tuesday.

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Flaherty is expected to rejoin the Orioles on Tuesday with J.J. Hardy (foot) headed to the disabled list, Jon Morosi of Fox Sports reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Flaherty fills a niche for the Orioles in that he can play pretty much anywhere they ask him to play. In 2014, he played first base, second base, third base, shortstop, left field. and right field. That flexibility gives him some value in AL-only leagues in 2015 as he will qualify at second, short, and third on draft day. The increased playing time in 2014 did not lead to any kind of power breakout that he teased at with less playing time, as he only had two more extra-base hits this past season with 40 more plate appearances. He is limited to a platoon role as his numbers against lefties have become progressively worse, and his numbers against righties are not anything to write home about either. Outside of the occasional homer, he is not going to do much for fantasy owners because he hits at the bottom of the lineup and does not run well.

2014

After plucking Flaherty in the Rule 5 draft prior to 2012, the Orioles surprised some by keeping him on the roster for nearly all of 2013. Flaherty showed some pop, hitting 10 home runs in limited action with three more in the minors. The problem is that Flaherty will never be more than an average hitter. He spent most of the first half under the Mendoza line before hitting .297 in June while Brian Roberts was injured. The Orioles seem likely to find a second baseman on the free-agent market, which means Flaherty should remain a reserve. However, the injury to Manny Machado could leave Flaherty with a path to extra at-bats early in the 2014 season.

2013

Baltimore held on to Flaherty for the entire season after grabbing him in the Rule 5 draft last winter. He started the season in a utility role and ended it in a platoon at second base. With just 49 games above the Double-A level prior to 2012, Flaherty was overmatched against MLB pitching with his OBP and OPS well behind his minor league numbers. Flaherty was never one to take a walk, but his 3.6 percent walk rate is certainly an area for improvement if he hopes to get an everyday job. There are a number of options for Flaherty in 2013. He could get more experience in the minors, or he could be used in a utility or platoon role with the Orioles. Flaherty's ability to get at-bats for the Orioles depends mostly on the health of Brian Roberts, who was injured for most of 2011 and 2012.

2010

Flaherty put up solid numbers at Low-A Peoria, going .276/.344/.470 with 20 home runs. He's not great with the glove, however, and at 23, he was old for the level. Moreover, with top prospect Starlin Castro progressing rapidly, Flaherty's future probably lies at second base if he can continue to hit at higher levels. Expect Flaherty to see some time at High-A and/or Double-A this year.

2009

Flaherty hit for average and power in his professional debut, putting up a .297/.369/.511 line at Low-A as a 21-year old. His defense is average at best, and he might get moved to another position eventually, but he's a good bet to climb through the Cubs system rapidly due to his bat.