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Caleb Joseph

29-Year-Old Catcher – Baltimore Orioles

2016 Stats

AVG

.175

HR

0

RBI

0

R

5

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Joseph was the surprise beneficiary of Matt Wieters' elbow injury in 2014, and he ended up with an extra dose of playing time in 2015 when Wieters continued to struggle with ailments. That afforded Jo...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 180   DOB: 6/18/1986   BORN: Franklin, TN   COLLEGE: Lipscomb   DRAFTED: 7th Rd   

May 20, 2016  –  Caleb Joseph News

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Joseph went 0-for-3 with a strikeout in Thursday's loss to the Mariners.

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Caleb Joseph 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 22 A ABE 63 261 238 34 62 27 19 0 8 34 2 0 15 56 2 6 0 .261 .303 .441 .744
2008 22 A ABE 63 261 238 34 62 27 19 0 8 34 2 0 15 56 2 6 0 .261 .303 .441 .744
2009 23 A FRE 104 407 380 50 108 37 23 2 12 60 2 1 26 64 0 1 0 .284 .337 .450 .787
2009 23 A FRE 104 407 380 50 108 37 23 2 12 60 2 1 26 64 0 1 0 .284 .337 .450 .787
2010 24 AA BOW 106 420 378 43 89 27 15 1 11 51 1 6 33 63 2 3 4 .235 .301 .368 .669
2011 25 AA BOW 107 429 374 42 96 23 15 1 7 41 5 2 40 60 4 5 6 .257 .334 .358 .692
2012 26 AA BOW 80 317 279 38 76 30 17 1 12 48 2 0 29 60 2 4 3 .272 .343 .470 .813
2012 26 AAA NOR 22 76 68 6 14 5 4 1 0 7 0 0 8 10 0 0 0 .206 .289 .294 .583
2013 27 AA BOW 135 570 518 74 155 55 31 2 22 97 4 2 39 92 0 10 3 .299 .346 .494 .840
2014 28 AAA NOR 22 95 92 8 24 9 7 0 2 11 0 0 3 22 0 0 0 .261 .284 .402 .686
2014 28 MAJ BAL 82 275 246 22 51 18 9 0 9 28 0 1 17 69 6 3 3 .207 .264 .354 .618
2015 29 MAJ BAL 100 354 320 38 75 28 16 1 11 49 0 0 27 72 3 1 3 .234 .299 .394 .693
2016 30 MAJ BAL 22 68 63 5 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 14 0 0 0 .175 .235 .206 .441
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3-Year Averages     91 314 283 30 63 22 12 0 10 38 0 0 22 70 4 2 3 .223 .284 .371 .655
Career  (View All)     204 697 629 65 137 48 27 1 20 77 0 1 49 155 9 4 6 .218 .279 .359 .638

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Caleb Joseph 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
May. 29 @Cle Did not play.
May. 28 @Cle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175 .235 .206 .441
May. 27 @Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177 .239 .210 .449
May. 26 @Hou Did not play.
May. 25 @Hou Did not play.
May. 24 @Hou 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .254 .224 .478
May. 22 @LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193 .258 .228 .486
May. 21 @LAA Did not play.
May. 20 @LAA Did not play.
May. 19 Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .204 .271 .241 .512
May. 18 Sea Did not play.
May. 17 Sea 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .286 .255 .541
May. 15 Det 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .291 .260 .551
May. 14 Det Did not play.
May. 13 Det Did not play.
May. 12 Det 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .308 .277 .585
May. 11 @Min 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .209 .292 .256 .548
May. 10 @Min Did not play.
May. 9 @Min Did not play.
May. 8 Oak Did not play.
May. 7 Oak 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .295 .231 .526
May. 7 Oak Did not play.
May. 6 Oak Did not play.
May. 5 NYY Did not play.
May. 4 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .189 .268 .216 .484
May. 3 NYY Did not play.
May. 1 CWS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .297 .242 .539
Apr. 30 CWS Did not play.
Apr. 29 CWS Did not play.
Apr. 28 CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .273 .258 .531
Last 7 Days 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 35 2 4 1 0 0 0 4 8 0 0 0 0 0 .114 .205 .143 .348

Caleb Joseph: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 22
2015 94 1 3
2014 78 4

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Caleb Joseph Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016161000.063.063.180
2015109124140.248.413.706
20148995100.202.393.643

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016474000.213.255.530
2015211267350.227.384.686
2014157134180.210.331.603

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016303000.167.200.465
2015152195270.276.447.783
201412194140.223.355.613

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016332000.182.212.418
2015168196220.196.345.612
2014125135140.192.352.622
Caleb Joseph 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 22 A ABE 261 238 5.7% 21.5% 0.27 76% .310 .180
2008 22 A ABE 261 238 5.7% 21.5% 0.27 76% .310 .180
2009 23 A FRE 407 380 6.4% 15.7% 0.41 83% .316 .166
2009 23 A FRE 407 380 6.4% 15.7% 0.41 83% .316 .166
2010 24 AA BOW 420 378 7.9% 15% 0.52 83% .257 .133
2011 25 AA BOW 429 374 9.3% 14% 0.67 84% .290 .101
2012 26 AA BOW 317 279 9.1% 18.9% 0.48 78% .309 .198
2012 26 AAA NOR 76 68 10.5% 13.2% 0.80 85% .241 .088
2013 27 AA BOW 570 518 6.8% 16.1% 0.42 82% .329 .195
2014 28 AAA NOR 95 92 3.2% 23.2% 0.14 76% .324 .141
2014 28 MAJ BAL 275 246 6.2% 25.1% 0.25 72% .250 .147
2015 29 MAJ BAL 354 320 7.6% 20.3% 0.38 78% .270 .160
2016 30 MAJ BAL 68 63 7.4% 20.6% 0.36 78% .224 .031
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3-Year Averages     314 283 7% 22.3% 0.31 75% .261 .148
Career     697 629 7% 22.2% 0.32 75% .258 .141

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2016 Stat Review for Caleb Joseph    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.175 AVG
TERRIBLE
78% Contact Rate
WEAK
.224 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.206 SLG
TERRIBLE
.031 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.36 BB/K
WEAK
7.4% BB Rate
AVERAGE
20.6% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.441 OPS
TERRIBLE
.235 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Caleb Joseph: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Joseph is batting eighth and starting behind the plate Wednesday against the Yankees, Jon Meoli of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Joseph is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph is starting Friday, MASN Sports reports, and it appears he is on a schedule to start every other game.

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Joseph will bat ninth and start behind the plate Wednesday against the Blue Jays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph will bat eighth and start behind the plate Wednesday against the Red Sox.

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Joseph will be the Orioles' starting catcher Thursday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph (illness) played Sunday and was in the lineup for Monday's Grapefruit League game, MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph (illness) hopes to play again soon after missing the last two days because of flu-like symptoms, Rich Dubroff of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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2016

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2015

Having passed Johnny Monell on the organizational depth chart after an outstanding 2013 season at Double-A Bowie (.299/.346/.494 with 22 homers and 97 RBI), Joseph was next in line for a promotion to Baltimore when the team needed a replacement for Matt Wieters (elbow) behind the plate in early May. The Orioles brought in the more experienced Nick Hundley from San Diego when Wieters' injury forced him out of action completely, and he and Joseph split time at catcher throughout the rest of the regular season and into October. Joseph certainly didn't endear himself to coaches or fans early on, slashing just .187/.262/.308 in the first half, but the 28-year-old got hot in early August, homering in five straight games, a record for Baltimore backstops. He went on a more dubious stretch in September, finishing the regular season on an 0-for-30 slide, during which he struck out 13 times while walking once (25.1% K% for season). Wieters is expected back to begin the year, but with Hundley gone, Joseph would be in line to inherit the true primary role should Wieters' elbow present more issues.