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J.B. Shuck

27-Year-Old Outfielder – Cleveland Indians

2014 Stats

AVG

.144

HR

2

RBI

9

R

10

SB

2

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Shuck began the 2013 season as an outfielder off the bench, but began seeing regular playing time when Peter Bourjos fractured his wrist in late June. Curiously, the above-average plate discipline Shu...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 195   DOB: 6/18/1987   BORN: Westerville, OH   COLLEGE: Ohio State   DRAFTED: 6th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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J.B. Shuck Contract Information:

Agreed to a minor league contract with the Angels in November of 2012.

September 6, 2014  –  J.B. Shuck News

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J.B. Shuck 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 TRI 65 301 263 51 79 21 12 5 4 24 8 6 35 34 2 1 0 .300 .385 .430 .815
2009 22 A LAN 133 624 556 98 175 42 30 11 1 36 18 9 64 55 4 0 0 .315 .389 .414 .803
2010 23 AA COR 101 435 389 52 116 18 14 2 2 28 9 9 46 56 0 0 0 .298 .372 .360 .732
2010 23 AAA ROU 36 156 139 15 38 4 2 2 0 7 7 3 16 15 1 0 0 .273 .348 .317 .665
2011 24 AAA OKL 108 419 354 60 105 18 11 7 0 30 20 11 56 30 4 1 4 .297 .398 .367 .765
2011 24 MAJ HOU 37 92 81 9 22 3 2 1 0 3 2 0 11 7 0 0 0 .272 .359 .321 .680
2012 25 AAA OKL 115 358 315 49 94 14 11 3 0 33 12 8 39 20 2 2 0 .298 .374 .352 .726
2013 26 MAJ LAA 129 478 437 60 128 25 20 3 2 39 8 4 27 54 6 7 1 .293 .331 .366 .697
2014 27 AAA SAL 102 465 406 64 130 32 18 9 5 57 9 6 43 30 4 9 3 .320 .382 .446 .828
2014 27 MAJ CLE 12 20 20 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050 .050 .050 .100
2014 27 MAJ LAA 22 88 84 10 14 3 1 0 2 9 2 0 3 11 1 0 0 .167 .195 .250 .445
2014  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ CLE/LAA 34 108 104 10 15 3 1 0 2 9 2 0 3 11 1 0 0 .144 .168 .212 .380
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3-Year Averages     83 284 259 34 75 14 11 2 1 21 5 2 19 30 3 3 0 .290 .335 .359 .694

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

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J.B. Shuck 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
Sep. 20 @Min Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Min 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .144 .168 .212 .380
Sep. 18 @Hou 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .140 .165 .210 .375
Sep. 17 @Hou 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .144 .170 .216 .386
Sep. 16 @Hou 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .146 .172 .219 .391
Sep. 15 @Hou Did not play.
Sep. 14 @Det 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .147 .173 .221 .394
Sep. 13 @Det 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .149 .175 .223 .398
Sep. 12 @Det Did not play.
Sep. 11 Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .151 .177 .226 .403
Sep. 11 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .151 .177 .226 .403
Sep. 10 Min Did not play.
Sep. 9 Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .157 .185 .236 .421
Sep. 8 LAA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .157 .185 .236 .421
Sep. 7 CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .159 .187 .239 .426
Sep. 6 CWS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .165 .193 .247 .440
Sep. 5 CWS Did not play.
Sep. 4 Det Did not play.
Sep. 3 Det Did not play.
Sep. 2 Det Did not play.
Sep. 1 Det Did not play.
Aug. 31 @KC Did not play.
Aug. 30 @KC Did not play.
Aug. 29 @KC Did not play.
Aug. 28 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 27 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 26 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 24 Hou Did not play.
Aug. 23 Hou Did not play.
Aug. 22 Hou Did not play.
Last 7 Days 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .200
Last 14 Days 16 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .063 .063 .063 .126
Last 30 Days 20 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .050 .050 .050 .100

J.B. Shuck: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 28 23 8 3
2013 103 97 9 16
2012
2011 26 6 9 16

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J.B. Shuck Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014202010.100.100.243
2013100140100.310.390.745

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014848282.155.238.413
2013337462298.288.359.682

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014536152.189.245.449
2013220241176.273.350.666

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014514140.098.176.309
2013217361222.313.382.727
J.B. Shuck 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 TRI 301 263 11.6% 11.3% 1.03 87% .333 .130
2009 22 A LAN 624 556 10.3% 8.8% 1.16 90% .348 .099
2010 23 AA COR 435 389 10.6% 12.9% 0.82 86% .344 .062
2010 23 AAA ROU 156 139 10.3% 9.6% 1.07 89% .306 .044
2011 24 AAA OKL 419 354 13.4% 7.2% 1.87 92% .324 .070
2011 24 MAJ HOU 92 81 12% 7.6% 1.57 91% .297 .049
2012 25 AAA OKL 358 315 10.9% 5.6% 1.95 94% .319 .054
2013 26 MAJ LAA 478 437 5.6% 11.3% 0.50 88% .331 .073
2014 27 AAA SAL 465 406 9.2% 6.5% 1.43 93% .337 .126
2014 27 MAJ CLE 20 20 0% 0% 0.00 100% .050 .000
2014 27 MAJ LAA 88 84 3.4% 12.5% 0.27 87% .169 .083
2014  (Multiple Teams) 27 MAJ CLE/LAA 108 104 2.8% 10.2% 0.27 89% .143 .068
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3-Year Averages     284 259 6.7% 10.6% 0.63 88% .325 .069

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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2014 Stat Review for J.B. Shuck    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.144 AVG
TERRIBLE
89% Contact Rate
ELITE
.143 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.212 SLG
TERRIBLE
.068 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.27 BB/K
POOR
2.8% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
10.2% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

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.380 OPS
TERRIBLE
.168 OBP
TERRIBLE

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J.B. Shuck: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

The Angels designated Shuck for assignment Tuesday, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Shuck was optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Shuck was recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday.

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Shuck was optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday.

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Shuck went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in a loss to the Tigers on Saturday.

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Shuck went 3-for-6 with an RBI and a run scored in a win over the Mets on Sunday.

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Shuck hit a two-run home run in his season debut Friday.

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Shuck will make his first start of the season Friday against the Mets, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Shuck was recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake on Wednesday, MLB.com reports.

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Shuck was optioned to Triple-A Salt Lake on Friday, Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com reports.

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Shuck went 3-for-4 with a triple and a run scored in a Cactus League game against the Padres on Friday.

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Shuck may have a leg up on the backup outfielder spot for the Angels in 2014, as manager Mike Scioscia said Thursday that the reserve man does not need to play center field, The Orange County Register reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2012

The Astros called up Shuck late last year and he added a little electricity to their lineup. He hit .297 in 108 games at Triple-A, but the best place for him to learn his trade now is probably the majors. Shuck plays hard in the field and exhibits good on-base skills, but with no power and not much speed, he may have already reached his ceiling as a fourth outfielder. He figures to be in the hunt for playing time as the Astros assess what they actually have in the high minors. If he gets playing time, he may be able to swipe a few bags, but nothing else is guaranteed - bid accordingly.