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Caleb Joseph

30-Year-Old Catcher – Baltimore Orioles

2016 Stats

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.182

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0

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0

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5

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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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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Groin     EST. RETURN:  6/29/2016
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   

June 24, 2016  –  Caleb Joseph News

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Joseph (groin) could be back with the Orioles by Wednesday, Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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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 A FRE 3 12 10 2 4 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 .400 .417 .700 1.117
2016 30 AA BOW 6 23 21 2 6 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 1 7 0 0 1 .286 .348 .476 .824
2016 30 MAJ BAL 23 71 66 5 12 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 14 0 0 0 .182 .239 .212 .451
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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)     205 700 632 65 138 48 27 1 20 77 0 1 49 155 9 4 6 .218 .279 .359 .638

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

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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
Jun. 26 TB Did not play.
Jun. 25 TB Did not play.
Jun. 25 TB Did not play.
Jun. 24 TB Did not play.
Jun. 22 SD Did not play.
Jun. 21 SD Did not play.
Jun. 20 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 19 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 18 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 17 Tor Did not play.
Jun. 16 @Bos Did not play.
Jun. 15 @Bos Did not play.
Jun. 14 @Bos Did not play.
Jun. 12 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 11 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 10 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 9 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 8 KC Did not play.
Jun. 7 KC Did not play.
Jun. 6 KC Did not play.
Jun. 5 NYY Did not play.
Jun. 4 NYY Did not play.
Jun. 3 NYY Did not play.
Jun. 2 Bos Did not play.
Jun. 1 Bos Did not play.
May. 31 Bos Did not play.
May. 30 Bos 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .239 .212 .451
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
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250

Caleb Joseph: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 23
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
2016504000.220.260.538
2015211267350.227.384.686
2014157134180.210.331.603

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016333000.182.212.482
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 A FRE 12 10 8.3% 16.7% 0.50 80% .429 .300
2016 30 AA BOW 23 21 4.3% 30.4% 0.14 67% .385 .190
2016 30 MAJ BAL 71 66 7% 19.7% 0.36 79% .231 .030
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3-Year Averages     314 283 7% 22.3% 0.31 75% .261 .148
Career     700 632 7% 22.1% 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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.182 AVG
TERRIBLE
79% Contact Rate
WEAK
.231 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.212 SLG
TERRIBLE
.030 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.36 BB/K
WEAK
7.0% BB Rate
WEAK
19.7% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.451 OPS
TERRIBLE
.239 OBP
TERRIBLE

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

Joseph (groin) is scheduled to catch Monday for the first time during his rehab assignment, MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph (groin) will join High-A Frederick for a rehab stint Friday, Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Joseph (groin) will see a doctor Wednesday and may be cleared to DH for Double-A Bowie the same day, MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph (groin) will begin taking batting practice and throwing Tuesday, Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Joseph (groin) could begin a rehab stint June 14, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Joseph (groin) will not be cleared to catch for four weeks, Eduardo Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports.

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Joseph (groin) said he hopes to return from the disabled list when eligible in mid-June, Rich Dubroff of CSN Mid-Atlantic reports.

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Joseph (groin) underwent a surgical procedure Monday evening and is without a timetable for a return, Brittany Ghiroli of MLB.com 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.