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Marc Krauss

27-Year-Old Outfielder – Los Angeles Angels

2014 Stats

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.194

HR

6

RBI

21

R

16

SB

0

2015 RotoWire Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Krauss opened 2014 as a regular in the Astros' lineup, drawing starts between first base and the corner outfield positions while the team waited on Jonathan Singelton in the minors. The former second-...

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STATUS:  Day-To-Day     INJURY TYPE:  Back
LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 244   DOB: 10/5/1987
BORN: Deshler, OH   COLLEGE: Ohio  DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   

March 26, 2015  –  Marc Krauss News

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Krauss (back) is hoping to return to Cactus League action Friday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Marc Krauss 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 21 A SOU 32 130 115 14 35 15 12 1 2 17 0 1 14 21 0 1 0 .304 .377 .478 .855
2010 22 A+ VIS 138 596 530 106 160 56 27 4 25 87 1 3 57 141 0 5 4 .302 .371 .509 .880
2011 23 AA MOB 125 504 433 69 105 47 25 6 16 65 3 3 64 123 1 4 2 .242 .340 .439 .779
2012 24 AA MOB 104 433 346 75 98 46 29 2 15 61 6 4 73 91 0 5 9 .283 .416 .509 .925
2012 24 AA COR 7 35 29 11 12 7 2 0 5 16 1 0 6 5 0 0 0 .414 .514 1.000 1.514
2012 24 AAA OKL 22 66 57 3 7 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 6 20 2 1 0 .123 .203 .123 .326
2013 25 AAA OKL 78 314 253 38 71 28 16 2 10 39 3 3 53 52 0 6 2 .281 .401 .478 .879
2013 25 MAJ HOU 52 146 134 11 28 13 9 0 4 13 2 0 10 45 0 1 1 .209 .267 .366 .633
2014 26 AAA OKL 42 184 159 22 46 17 12 0 5 38 1 0 22 43 0 2 1 .289 .375 .459 .834
2014 26 MAJ HOU 67 208 186 16 36 12 6 0 6 21 0 0 21 54 0 0 1 .194 .279 .323 .602
3-Year Averages     59 176 160 13 32 12 7 0 5 17 1 0 15 49 0 0 1 .200 .273 .338 .610

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

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Marc Krauss 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. 28 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 27 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 26 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 24 @Oak 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194 .279 .323 .602
Sep. 23 @Oak Did not play.
Sep. 22 @Oak Did not play.
Sep. 21 Tex Did not play.
Sep. 20 Tex Did not play.
Sep. 19 Tex 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .196 .282 .326 .608
Sep. 18 Sea Did not play.
Sep. 17 Sea Did not play.
Sep. 16 Sea Did not play.
Sep. 15 Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .197 .283 .328 .611
Sep. 14 Hou Did not play.
Sep. 13 Hou Did not play.
Sep. 12 Hou 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .287 .333 .620
Sep. 11 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 10 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 9 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 8 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 7 @Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .289 .335 .624
Sep. 6 @Min Did not play.
Sep. 5 @Min Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Min Did not play.
Sep. 3 @Hou Did not play.
Sep. 2 @Hou Did not play.
Aug. 31 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 30 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 29 Oak 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .201 .285 .335 .620
Aug. 28 Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .199 .281 .335 .616
Last 7 Days 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 0 2 .077 .250 .077 .327

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Marc Krauss: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 33 23 19 5 4
2013 2 26 18 9 14

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Marc Krauss Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014101120.400.7001.100
2013150000.133.200.333

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014176155190.182.301.574
2013119114132.218.387.669

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20149962110.162.242.481
2013543130.111.185.369

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201487104100.230.414.737
20138083102.275.488.813
Marc Krauss 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 21 A SOU 130 115 10.8% 16.2% 0.67 82% .359 .174
2010 22 A+ VIS 596 530 9.6% 23.7% 0.40 73% .371 .207
2011 23 AA MOB 504 433 12.7% 24.4% 0.52 72% .303 .197
2012 24 AA MOB 433 346 16.9% 21% 0.80 74% .346 .226
2012 24 AA COR 35 29 17.1% 14.3% 1.20 83% .368 .586
2012 24 AAA OKL 66 57 9.1% 30.3% 0.30 65% .189 .000
2013 25 AAA OKL 314 253 16.9% 16.6% 1.02 79% .319 .197
2013 25 MAJ HOU 146 134 6.8% 30.8% 0.22 66% .282 .157
2014 26 AAA OKL 184 159 12% 23.4% 0.51 73% .369 .170
2014 26 MAJ HOU 208 186 10.1% 26% 0.39 71% .238 .129
3-Year Averages     176 160 8.5% 27.8% 0.31 69% .255 .138

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 Marc Krauss    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.194 AVG
TERRIBLE
71% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.238 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.323 SLG
TERRIBLE
.129 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.39 BB/K
WEAK
10.1% BB Rate
GOOD
26.0% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.602 OPS
TERRIBLE
.279 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Marc Krauss: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Krauss will miss the next couple days due to back spasms, the Orange County Register's Jeff Fletcher reports.

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Krauss cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Krauss was designated for assignment by the Angels on Thursday, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Krauss was claimed off waivers by the Angels on Monday, the Houston Chronicle's Evan Drellich reports.

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Krauss is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Twins.

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Krauss hit his sixth home run of the season during Thursday's loss to Philadelphia.

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Krauss isn't in the lineup Tuesday at Philadelphia, Brian MacTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Krauss will start in left field and bat cleanup Wednesday against the A's.

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Krauss was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City on Wednesday.

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Krauss was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Monday, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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2014

Krauss, a left-handed hitting outfielder, made his major league debut with the Astros in June after displaying good power potential in the minors. The 26-year-old accumulated 146 plate appearances, but only hit four home runs and struck out 30.8% of the time after showing solid plate discipline at the Triple-A level. Krauss will likely get another opportunity in Houston this season as a left-handed bat off the bench or DH, but it remains to be seen whether he will break camp with the club or if it will take an injury to a starter to get that opportunity.

2011

Krauss had little difficulty mashing in the High-A California League last season, swatting 25 homers and ranking sixth in the league in that category. Defensively, he's better suited to play left field than right, but Krauss was given some time there in the Arizona Fall League and didn't exactly draw rave reviews. That said, the combination of raw power, on-base skills and ability to hit to the opposite field are enough to make him intriguing. He'll open 2011 at Double-A Mobile, where more advanced pitching and fewer hitter-friendly environments should paint a clearer picture about his his big league future. If his defense is deemed adequate, there may not be much standing in his way for the left field gig in Arizona with the organization souring on Gerardo Parra as an everyday player.