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Josh Harrison

27-Year-Old Outfielder – Pittsburgh Pirates

2014 Stats

AVG

.305

HR

10

RBI

38

R

58

SB

17

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The versatile Harrison saw his time in the big leagues shrink in 2013. The 26-year-old infielder/outfielder totaled only 88 at-bats in the majors, after batting 249 times in 2012. The addition of Jord...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 8"   WT: 200   DOB: 7/8/1987   BORN: Cincinnati, OH   COLLEGE: Cincinnati   DRAFTED: 6th Rd   

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Manager Clint Hurdle said that Harrison was fine after the infielder/outfielder slid awkwardly into second base Sunday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Josh Harrison 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 20 A PEO 31 125 122 15 32 6 4 1 1 4 6 2 3 11 0 0 0 .262 .286 .336 .622
2008 20 A BOI 33 141 114 27 40 14 11 2 1 25 12 6 23 12 1 3 0 .351 .462 .509 .971
2009 21 A PEO 79 330 303 51 102 28 17 7 4 33 16 9 16 25 9 2 0 .337 .377 .479 .856
2009 21 A DAY 18 77 70 10 20 5 3 1 1 9 10 1 6 7 1 0 0 .286 .351 .400 .751
2009 21 A LYN 34 151 141 15 38 10 8 1 1 13 4 1 1 19 6 3 0 .270 .289 .362 .651
2010 22 AA ALT 135 585 520 74 155 39 32 3 4 74 19 7 32 52 14 10 9 .298 .343 .394 .737
2011 23 AAA IND 62 254 226 35 70 22 15 2 5 23 13 5 15 28 5 2 6 .310 .365 .460 .825
2011 23 MAJ PIT 65 204 195 21 53 16 13 2 1 16 4 1 3 24 5 1 0 .272 .281 .374 .655
2012 24 MAJ PIT 104 276 249 34 58 17 9 5 3 16 7 3 10 37 7 3 7 .233 .279 .345 .624
2013 25 AAA IND 64 296 268 50 85 38 29 5 4 34 19 7 20 39 4 0 4 .317 .373 .507 .880
2013 25 MAJ PIT 60 95 88 10 22 6 1 2 3 14 2 0 2 10 2 0 3 .250 .290 .409 .699
2014 26 MAJ PIT 110 400 374 58 114 41 25 6 10 38 17 4 20 59 2 2 2 .305 .342 .484 .826
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3-Year Averages     76 190 177 21 44 12 7 3 2 15 4 1 5 23 4 1 3 .249 .280 .356 .636

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

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Josh Harrison 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. 19 Atl 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .342 .484 .826
Aug. 18 Atl 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .308 .345 .489 .834
Aug. 17 @Was 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .346 .492 .838
Aug. 16 @Was 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .345 .493 .838
Aug. 15 @Was 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .346 .496 .842
Aug. 14 @Det 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .351 .503 .854
Aug. 13 @Det 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .355 .509 .864
Aug. 12 Det 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .318 .357 .510 .867
Aug. 11 Det 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .355 .509 .864
Aug. 10 SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .313 .352 .504 .856
Aug. 9 SD 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .316 .353 .509 .862
Aug. 8 SD 3 1 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .314 .351 .509 .860
Aug. 7 Mia 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .308 .344 .498 .842
Aug. 6 Mia 4 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .309 .346 .503 .849
Aug. 5 Mia 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .304 .341 .497 .838
Aug. 3 @Ari 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .342 .497 .839
Aug. 2 @Ari 4 3 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .341 .498 .839
Aug. 1 @Ari 5 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .334 .482 .816
Jul. 31 @Ari 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .333 .473 .806
Jul. 30 @SF 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .335 .474 .809
Jul. 29 @SF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .338 .469 .807
Jul. 28 @SF 3 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 .336 .460 .796
Jul. 27 @Col 6 2 4 1 0 1 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .294 .330 .447 .777
Jul. 26 @Col 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .323 .428 .751
Jul. 25 @Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .328 .434 .762
Jul. 23 LAD 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .329 .437 .766
Jul. 22 LAD 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .288 .326 .432 .758
Jul. 21 LAD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .329 .435 .764
Jul. 20 Col 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .295 .333 .442 .775
Jul. 19 Col 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .328 .441 .769
Last 7 Days 31 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .161 .161 .194 .355
Last 14 Days 58 10 18 4 1 0 0 2 5 4 1 1 0 1 .310 .344 .414 .758
Last 30 Days 124 24 40 10 2 5 9 7 21 8 1 1 0 3 .323 .364 .556 .920

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Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 16 39 7 50 26 26
2013 11 7 4 15 1 14 1
2012 28 14 25 13 1 12 1
2011 6 50

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Josh Harrison Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20149514294.316.463.803
20134062101.350.600.981
20128612283.198.349.580

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20142794482913.301.491.833
2013484141.167.250.466
201216322184.252.344.647

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20141883121613.293.431.769
2013406132.225.350.645
201211717145.205.291.545

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014186278224.317.538.883
20134842110.271.458.744
2012132172122.258.394.695
Josh Harrison 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 20 A PEO 125 122 2.4% 8.8% 0.27 91% .282 .074
2008 20 A BOI 141 114 16.3% 8.5% 1.92 89% .386 .158
2009 21 A PEO 330 303 4.8% 7.6% 0.64 92% .358 .142
2009 21 A DAY 77 70 7.8% 9.1% 0.86 90% .306 .114
2009 21 A LYN 151 141 0.7% 12.6% 0.05 87% .306 .092
2010 22 AA ALT 585 520 5.5% 8.9% 0.62 90% .325 .096
2011 23 AAA IND 254 226 5.9% 11% 0.54 88% .337 .150
2011 23 MAJ PIT 204 195 1.5% 11.8% 0.13 88% .306 .102
2012 24 MAJ PIT 276 249 3.6% 13.4% 0.27 85% .263 .112
2013 25 AAA IND 296 268 6.8% 13.2% 0.51 85% .360 .190
2013 25 MAJ PIT 95 88 2.1% 10.5% 0.20 89% .253 .159
2014 26 MAJ PIT 400 374 5% 14.8% 0.34 84% .341 .179
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3-Year Averages     190 177 2.6% 12.1% 0.22 87% .276 .107

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2014 Stat Review for Josh Harrison    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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.305 AVG
ELITE
84% Contact Rate
GOOD
.341 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.484 SLG
GREAT
.179 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.34 BB/K
WEAK
5.0% BB Rate
POOR
14.8% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.826 OPS
GREAT
.342 OBP
GOOD

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Josh Harrison: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Harrison had a rough night Friday, going 0-for-5 and popping out to end the game with the tying run on third base.

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Harrison (ankle, hand) will bat leadoff and start in left field Saturday against the Padres.

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Harrison (ankle, hand) said his ankle "stiffened up" on him later in Friday's game after he injured it in the fifth inning. “Toward the last inning the ankle stiffened up, the adrenaline wore down a little bit, but it's all right,” Harrison said in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. “I was able to finish the game, which is a good thing.”

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Harrison, who went 3-for-3 with a run scored in the Pirates' win on Friday night, will have his ankle checked out, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Harrison went 3-for-4 with a double, a stolen base and two runs scored in Wednesday’s win over the Marlins.

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Harrison missed hitting for the cycle by a triple Saturday, going 3-for-4 with his 10th homer of the season.

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Harrison homered for the fourth straight game in a 1-for-5 effort Wednesday against the Giants.

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Harrison will bat leadoff and play third base Wednesday afternoon in San Francisco.

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Harrison went 1-for-3 with a walk and a solo home run in Tuesday’s win over the Giants.

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Harrison went 2-for-3 with his seventh home run of the season, a walk and two runs in a 5-0 win over the Giants on Monday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

If only every major leaguer played with the passion and reckless abandon Harrison exhibits, baseball would be the better for it. From a fantasy perspective, however, he's little more than a waiver-wire option. Harrison hit .233/.279/.345 in 249 at-bats last year after batting a punchless .272 as a rookie. As a right-handed batter, PNC Park's dimensions don't play well for whatever power he does have. He'll qualify in many leagues at both second base (28 games) and shortstop (25), but there's simply not enough oomph in his bat for fantasy owners.

2012

Harrison's lack of fear served him well in 2011. The Pirates recalled him with little fanfare at the beginning of June and he responded with an impressive 88 percent contact rate, a number in stark contrast to Pedro Alvarez's 66 percent. From a fantasy perspective, the infielder offers little more than a decent batting average -- he has a career .306 minor league mark and hit .272 with Pittsburgh (in 195 at-bats). He lacks power and is blocked by Neil Walker at second base, making Harrison little more than a bat off the bench. The Pirates figure to use him in a reserve role with an opportunity to fill in due to injury.