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Avisail Garcia

23-Year-Old Outfielder – Chicago White Sox

2014 Stats

AVG

.244

HR

7

RBI

29

R

19

SB

4

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The White Sox acquired Garcia from the Tigers as part of the Jose Iglesias-Jake Peavy three-way deal with the Red Sox, and he quickly became a fixture in the middle part of their lineup. He assumed ri...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 240   DOB: 6/12/1991   BORN: Anzoategui, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Avisail Garcia Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year deal with the White Sox in March 2014

September 27, 2014  –  Avisail Garcia News

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Avisail Garcia 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
2009 18 A WES 81 311 299 36 79 14 11 2 1 31 8 7 8 70 0 4 0 .264 .289 .324 .613
2009 18 A LAK 3 8 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
2010 19 A WES 125 524 494 58 138 25 17 4 4 63 20 4 20 113 0 5 5 .279 .311 .354 .665
2011 20 A+ LAK 129 514 487 53 129 33 16 6 11 56 14 5 18 132 0 3 6 .265 .298 .390 .688
2012 21 A+ LAK 67 287 266 47 77 21 8 5 8 36 14 4 11 57 0 5 5 .289 .324 .447 .771
2012 21 AA ERI 55 226 215 31 67 18 9 3 6 22 9 4 7 38 0 0 4 .312 .345 .465 .810
2012 21 MAJ DET 23 51 47 7 15 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 3 10 0 0 1 .319 .373 .319 .692
2013 22 A+ LAK 6 28 24 9 10 3 0 2 1 4 2 0 4 1 0 0 0 .417 .500 .708 1.208
2013 22 AAA TOL 33 156 147 23 55 13 7 1 5 23 4 2 8 32 0 0 1 .374 .410 .537 .947
2013 22 AAA CHA 8 32 27 6 10 2 0 1 1 9 0 0 4 4 0 0 1 .370 .469 .556 1.025
2013 22 MAJ CWS 42 168 161 19 49 11 4 2 5 21 3 2 5 38 0 1 1 .304 .327 .447 .774
2013 22 MAJ DET 30 88 83 12 20 6 3 1 2 10 0 1 4 21 0 1 0 .241 .273 .373 .646
2013  (Multiple Teams) 22 MAJ CWS/DET 72 256 244 31 69 17 7 3 7 31 3 3 9 59 0 2 1 .283 .309 .422 .731
2014 23 AAA CHA 13 53 50 9 17 4 3 0 1 3 0 0 1 16 0 0 2 .340 .377 .460 .837
2014 23 MAJ CWS 46 190 172 19 42 15 8 0 7 29 4 1 14 44 0 2 2 .244 .305 .413 .718
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3-Year Averages     47 153 145 19 42 7 3 1 3 17 1 2 6 34 0 1 1 .290 .320 .386 .706

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Avisail Garcia 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
Sep. 28 KC 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .244 .305 .413 .718
Sep. 27 KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .308 .419 .727
Sep. 26 KC Did not play.
Sep. 25 KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .315 .429 .744
Sep. 24 @Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .317 .432 .749
Sep. 23 @Det 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .324 .443 .767
Sep. 22 @Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .260 .326 .448 .774
Sep. 21 @TB 5 2 3 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267 .333 .460 .793
Sep. 20 @TB 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .325 .414 .739
Sep. 19 @TB 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .314 .413 .727
Sep. 17 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .318 .413 .731
Sep. 16 @KC 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .327 .425 .752
Sep. 15 @KC 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .324 .426 .750
Sep. 14 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .319 .424 .743
Sep. 13 Min 4 2 2 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .256 .328 .438 .766
Sep. 13 Min 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .318 .410 .728
Sep. 12 Min Did not play.
Sep. 11 Oak 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .254 .320 .421 .741
Sep. 10 Oak 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .312 .420 .732
Sep. 9 Oak 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248 .306 .422 .728
Sep. 8 Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .238 .299 .419 .718
Sep. 7 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 6 @Cle 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .304 .426 .730
Sep. 5 @Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .306 .433 .739
Sep. 3 @Min 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .311 .452 .763
Sep. 2 @Min 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .293 .433 .726
Aug. 31 Det 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .298 .435 .733
Aug. 30 Det 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .281 .420 .701
Aug. 30 Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .294 .442 .736
Aug. 29 Det 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .233 .296 .452 .748
Last 7 Days 22 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 4 1 1 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .182
Last 14 Days 51 4 11 1 0 2 7 2 13 1 1 0 1 1 .216 .241 .353 .594
Last 30 Days 102 9 26 5 0 3 16 9 22 4 1 1 1 2 .255 .319 .392 .711

Avisail Garcia: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 46 46
2013 71 3 31 41
2012 21 2 2 18

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Avisail Garcia Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20144563121.333.600.992
20137392120.219.384.640
2012305000.333.333.745

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014127134173.213.346.620
2013171225193.310.439.770
2012172030.294.294.588

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20149182174.242.363.660
2013131163161.260.374.659
2012264030.462.462.962

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201481115120.247.469.784
2013113154152.310.478.814
2012213000.143.143.360
Avisail Garcia Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2009 18 A WES 311 299 2.6% 22.5% 0.11 77% .342 .060
2009 18 A LAK 8 8 0% 25% 0.00 75% .333 .000
2010 19 A WES 524 494 3.8% 21.6% 0.18 77% .355 .075
2011 20 A+ LAK 514 487 3.5% 25.7% 0.14 73% .343 .125
2012 21 A+ LAK 287 266 3.8% 19.9% 0.19 79% .343 .158
2012 21 AA ERI 226 215 3.1% 16.8% 0.18 82% .357 .153
2012 21 MAJ DET 51 47 5.9% 19.6% 0.30 79% .405 .000
2013 22 A+ LAK 28 24 14.3% 3.6% 4.00 96% .409 .291
2013 22 AAA TOL 156 147 5.1% 20.5% 0.25 78% .455 .163
2013 22 AAA CHA 32 27 12.5% 12.5% 1.00 85% .409 .186
2013 22 MAJ CWS 168 161 3% 22.6% 0.13 76% .373 .143
2013 22 MAJ DET 88 83 4.5% 23.9% 0.19 75% .300 .132
2013  (Multiple Teams) 22 MAJ CWS/DET 256 244 3.5% 23% 0.15 76% .348 .139
2014 23 AAA CHA 53 50 1.9% 30.2% 0.06 68% .485 .120
2014 23 MAJ CWS 190 172 7.4% 23.2% 0.32 74% .289 .169
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3-Year Averages     153 145 3.9% 22.2% 0.18 77% .361 .096

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 Avisail Garcia    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.244 AVG
WEAK
74% Contact Rate
POOR
.289 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.413 SLG
AVERAGE
.169 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.32 BB/K
WEAK
7.4% BB Rate
WEAK
23.2% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.718 OPS
WEAK
.305 OBP
WEAK

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Avisail Garcia: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Garcia (back) is out of the lineup Friday against the Royals.

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Garcia will likely miss Friday's game due to a stiff lower back that flared up Thursday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Garcia left Thursday's game in the third inning due to a stiff lower back.

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Garcia went 3-for-5 with two solo homers in Sunday's 10-5 win over the Rays.

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Garcia went 2-for-4 with an RBI in the White Sox's loss to the Royals on Monday.

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Garcia hit a game-winning two-run single Wednesday in a 1-for-3 effort against the Athletics.

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Garcia is out of the lineup Sunday against the Indians, MLB.com's Scott Merkin reports.

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Garcia will play in the Venezuelan Winter League during the offseason, the White Sox's official site reports.

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Garcia hit a game-tying homer against Yankees closer David Robertson in Sunday's loss.

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Garcia went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run and three RBI in the White Sox's loss to the Orioles on Wednesday.

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Garcia went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI, and a run scored in the White Sox's loss to the Blue Jays on Saturday.

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Garcia (shoulder) was activated from the DL on Saturday, Dan Hayes of CSN Chicago reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

While Garcia has always been highly regarded by the Tigers' brass, he did not really make much of a splash in the prospect scene until last season. After hitting .299/.333/.455 with 14 homers and 23 steals in 481 at-bats split between High-A Lakeland and Double-A Erie, Garcia received a surprise promotion at the end of August. He quickly worked his way into the lineup, seeing significant action against left-handed pitchers throughout September and the postseason. The 21-year-old outfielder finished his first cup of coffee in the majors with a slash line of .319/.373/.319 in 47 at-bats. Given the lack of plate discipline (79:451 BB:K) Garcia showcased throughout the minors and his unsustainable BABIP (.405) during his September promotion, struggles with batting average should be expected. That said, Garcia is considered a legitimate five-tool prospect by many scouts and has an alluring mix of power and speed potential. Garcia is expected to be in the mix for a platoon spot in left field to open the 2013 campaign, likely splitting time with left-handed hitter Andy Dirks.

2012

Garcia has flashed five-tool skills over the past few seasons and is considered one of the more promising positional prospects in the Tigers system. He hit .264 with 11 homers and 14 steals in 488 at-bats with High-A Lakeland in 2011. Despite the promise he has shown, Garcia remains a project due to his poor pitch recognition. The 20-year-old struck out 132 times while taking just 18 walks last season. The physical ability is present, but Garcia will have to show marked improvements in his plate discipline before getting a legit look from the Tigers.