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Logan Forsythe

27-Year-Old Second Baseman – Tampa Bay Rays

2014 Stats

AVG

.247

HR

5

RBI

20

R

29

SB

1

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Forsythe endured a season afflicted by the annoyance known as plantar fasciitis, which enabled Jedd Gyorko to nail down second base in spring training. After two-plus months on the disabled list, Fors...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 195   DOB: 1/14/1987   BORN: Memphis, TN   COLLEGE: Arkansas      Show ContractHide Contract

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Logan Forsythe Contract Information:

Signed a minor league deal with the Padres in June 2008 worth $835,000.

July 18, 2014  –  Logan Forsythe News

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Logan Forsythe 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 R AZL 9 31 26 2 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 0 0 0 .231 .429 .231 .660
2008 21 A EUG 3 10 9 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .333 .455 .444 .899
2009 22 A LAK 66 298 236 46 76 24 13 3 8 30 6 2 61 48 0 1 0 .322 .472 .504 .976
2009 22 AA SAN 66 290 244 37 68 15 9 3 3 31 5 0 41 63 1 2 2 .279 .384 .377 .761
2010 23 AA SAN 107 472 392 66 99 26 22 1 3 38 17 5 75 95 0 1 4 .253 .377 .337 .714
2011 24 AAA TUC 46 218 178 41 58 20 12 0 8 34 8 4 33 50 0 1 6 .326 .445 .528 .973
2011 24 MAJ SD 62 169 150 12 32 10 9 1 0 12 3 1 12 33 2 2 3 .213 .281 .287 .568
2012 25 AAA TUC 16 74 58 12 15 6 2 3 1 9 3 0 13 18 0 0 3 .259 .419 .448 .867
2012 25 MAJ SD 91 350 315 45 86 22 13 3 6 26 8 2 28 57 0 1 6 .273 .343 .390 .733
2013 26 AAA TUC 8 33 25 6 9 6 2 2 2 5 0 0 8 7 0 0 0 .360 .515 .840 1.355
2013 26 MAJ SD 75 243 220 22 47 13 6 1 6 19 6 1 19 54 1 1 2 .214 .281 .332 .613
2014 27 MAJ TB 89 263 239 29 59 17 11 1 5 20 1 0 16 56 2 3 3 .247 .299 .364 .663
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3-Year Averages     76 252 228 26 55 14 9 1 4 19 5 1 19 48 1 1 3 .241 .307 .342 .649

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position     ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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Logan Forsythe 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. 20 Det Did not play.
Aug. 19 Det 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .299 .364 .663
Aug. 17 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 16 NYY 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248 .297 .366 .663
Aug. 15 NYY 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .298 .367 .665
Aug. 14 @Tex 4 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .303 .373 .676
Aug. 13 @Tex 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .296 .354 .650
Aug. 12 @Tex 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .293 .351 .644
Aug. 11 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 10 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .298 .357 .655
Aug. 9 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .296 .359 .655
Aug. 8 @ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .298 .360 .658
Aug. 6 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 5 @Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .303 .367 .670
Aug. 4 @Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .253 .304 .369 .673
Aug. 3 LAA 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .308 .374 .682
Aug. 2 LAA 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .301 .367 .668
Aug. 1 LAA Did not play.
Jul. 30 Mil 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .298 .350 .648
Jul. 29 Mil 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .294 .350 .644
Jul. 28 Mil 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .291 .342 .633
Jul. 27 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 26 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 25 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .290 .337 .627
Jul. 23 @StL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .296 .344 .640
Jul. 22 @StL Did not play.
Jul. 20 @Min 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .299 .347 .646
Jul. 19 @Min 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .300 .349 .649
Jul. 18 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 13 Tor 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .291 .344 .635
Last 7 Days 11 3 4 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 .364 .417 .636 1.053
Last 14 Days 22 3 4 0 0 1 2 2 7 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .250 .318 .568
Last 30 Days 53 7 14 3 0 2 6 5 16 1 0 0 0 1 .264 .328 .434 .762

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Logan Forsythe: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 1 54 4 1 3 3 20
2013 34 11 11 13 11 3
2012 81 4 5 2
2011 23 26 1

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Logan Forsythe Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014106184110.274.462.787
20137610280.211.368.651
20129921385.384.5451.010

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201413311191.226.286.563
2013144124116.215.313.593
2012216243183.222.319.603

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201412911190.256.357.646
2013116152112.207.302.575
2012150265153.313.493.874

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014110184111.236.373.682
20131047484.221.365.655
2012165191115.236.297.605
Logan Forsythe 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 R AZL 31 26 16.1% 25.8% 0.63 69% .333 .000
2008 21 A EUG 10 9 10% 30% 0.33 67% .500 .111
2009 22 A LAK 298 236 20.5% 16.1% 1.27 80% .378 .182
2009 22 AA SAN 290 244 14.1% 21.7% 0.65 74% .365 .098
2010 23 AA SAN 472 392 15.9% 20.1% 0.79 76% .327 .084
2011 24 AAA TUC 218 178 15.1% 22.9% 0.66 72% .417 .202
2011 24 MAJ SD 169 150 7.1% 19.5% 0.36 78% .274 .074
2012 25 AAA TUC 74 58 17.6% 24.3% 0.72 69% .359 .189
2012 25 MAJ SD 350 315 8% 16.3% 0.49 82% .317 .117
2013 26 AAA TUC 33 25 24.2% 21.2% 1.14 72% .438 .480
2013 26 MAJ SD 243 220 7.8% 22.2% 0.35 75% .256 .118
2014 27 MAJ TB 263 239 6.1% 21.3% 0.29 77% .303 .117
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3-Year Averages     252 228 7.5% 19% 0.40 79% .290 .101

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

Contact

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.247 AVG
WEAK
77% Contact Rate
WEAK
.303 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.364 SLG
POOR
.117 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.29 BB/K
POOR
6.1% BB Rate
WEAK
21.3% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

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.663 OPS
POOR
.299 OBP
POOR

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Logan Forsythe: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Forsythe is not in the lineup Wednesday vs. the Royals, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Forsythe went 2-for-3 with a solo homer, two RBI and two runs scored in Saturday's 7-2 win over the Tigers.

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Forsythe went 3-for-3 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored Saturday at Baltimore.

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Forsythe is starting at second base and batting seventh Saturday against the Mariners.

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Forsythe is not in the lineup Monday against the Blue Jays, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Forsythe is in the lineup for the second game of Thursday's double-header against the Red Sox.

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Forsythe is in the lineup Thursday against the Blue Jays, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Forsythe is manning DH and batting seventh in Tuesday's game against the Blue Jays, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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The Rays will try Forsythe at first base in some spring training games, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Forsythe was officially traded to the Rays on Wednesday. He'll join Brad Boxberger, Matt Andriese, Matt Lollis and Maxx Tissenbaum in the package to Tampa, with the Padres receiving Alex Torres and Jesse Hahn in the deal.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Forsythe didn't do much in 2012 to get fantasy owners' attention. He only had 350 plate appearances and used them to hit .273/.343/.390 with six homers and eight stolen bases, hardly numbers worth getting excited about. If he were pressed into more playing time, he would likely show that he has good plate discipline and speed that he has yet to showcase. In 2013, he could be a real asset to the Padres and possibly fantasy owners, especially if he were put in a platoon, as he does much better against lefties (career .301/.405/.462), than righties (.219/.285/.309).

2012

Routinely a third baseman in the minors, Forsythe split his time in the majors last year between the hot corner and second base. Given the fact that the Padres are actively looking to trade Orlando Hudson during the winter, Forsythe could begin the spring competing for second base duties this year. He did seem a bit overmatched at times last year posting a slash line of just .219/.281/.287 while his walk rate more than halved from where it was in the minors, but he is normally a high-OBP hitter and is known for his outstanding plate discipline and above-average contact rates.

2011

Forsythe spent 2010 at Double-A San Antonio where he dealt with a broken hand and produced modest numbers. To his credit he stole 17 bases and continued to show good on base skills. At this point, it's almost certain that he won't hit for enough power to be a third baseman, where his glove has played well in the past. At second base, he's going to need to hit for a better average to be of much use to fantasy owners. Look for him to spend 2011 working on his game in the minors, waiting for a callup.

2010

Fresh off a six-week run as the hunky stranger on "Days of Our Lives" -- come on, "Logan Forsythe"? -- another product of the Padres' 2008 draft advanced all the way to Double-A in his first full season. There's a tinge of Sean Burroughs here, with such a lack of power that he'll have to hit .310 to be good, and the contact rate may not support that. He's also a lousy third baseman, and the bat certainly won't play anywhere else. He could be Dave Magadan if it all works out.