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Jimmy Paredes

25-Year-Old Outfielder – Kansas City Royals

2014 Stats

AVG

.200

HR

0

RBI

0

R

3

SB

2

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Paredes was claimed off waivers by the Marlins in November after spending much of last season playing for Houston's Triple-A affiliate. The switch-hitting outfielder possesses good speed and is versat...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 200   DOB: 11/25/1988   BORN: Bajos de Haina, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jimmy Paredes Contract Information:

Claimed off waivers by the Royals in February of 2014.

July 16, 2014  –  Jimmy Paredes News

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Paredes was designated for assignment Wednesday, Fox Sports Kansas City's Joel Goldberg reports.

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Jimmy Paredes 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 19 R GCL 47 171 161 23 45 12 9 2 1 15 6 0 8 20 1 1 0 .280 .328 .379 .707
2008 19 R GCL 47 171 161 23 45 12 9 2 1 15 6 0 8 20 1 1 0 .280 .328 .379 .707
2009 20 A STA 54 219 205 36 62 14 8 4 2 17 23 9 10 30 1 3 0 .302 .336 .410 .746
2009 20 A STA 54 219 205 36 62 14 8 4 2 17 23 9 10 30 1 3 0 .302 .336 .410 .746
2010 21 A CHA 99 435 405 59 115 36 25 6 5 48 36 10 18 82 5 5 2 .284 .314 .412 .726
2010 21 A LEX 34 153 146 24 43 14 10 1 3 17 14 1 7 25 0 0 0 .295 .327 .438 .765
2011 22 AA COR 92 406 384 68 102 35 22 4 9 39 29 12 15 84 4 1 2 .266 .296 .414 .710
2011 22 MAJ HOU 46 179 168 16 48 12 8 2 2 18 5 4 9 47 1 1 0 .286 .320 .393 .713
2012 23 AAA OKL 124 536 507 92 161 48 28 7 13 59 37 10 22 101 2 2 3 .318 .348 .477 .825
2012 23 MAJ HOU 24 82 74 7 14 2 1 1 0 3 2 1 6 21 0 2 0 .189 .244 .230 .474
2013 24 AAA OKL 86 358 327 50 94 35 21 6 8 37 16 7 28 67 1 1 1 .287 .345 .462 .807
2013 24 MAJ HOU 48 135 125 8 24 5 4 0 1 10 4 4 6 44 1 2 1 .192 .231 .248 .479
2014 25 AAA OMA 65 280 269 37 82 27 18 4 5 36 17 1 11 78 0 0 0 .305 .332 .457 .789
2014 25 MAJ KC 9 10 10 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
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3-Year Averages     39 130 122 10 28 6 4 1 1 10 3 3 7 37 0 1 0 .230 .269 .303 .573

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

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Jimmy Paredes 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
Jul. 21 @CWS Did not play.
Jul. 20 @Bos Did not play.
Jul. 19 @Bos Did not play.
Jul. 18 @Bos Did not play.
Jul. 13 Det Did not play.
Jul. 12 Det Did not play.
Jul. 11 Det Did not play.
Jul. 10 Det Did not play.
Jul. 9 @TB Did not play.
Jul. 8 @TB Did not play.
Jul. 7 @TB Did not play.
Jul. 6 @Cle Did not play.
Jul. 5 @Cle Did not play.
Jul. 4 @Cle Did not play.
Jul. 2 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 1 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 30 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 29 LAA Did not play.
Jun. 28 LAA Did not play.
Jun. 27 LAA Did not play.
Jun. 25 LAD Did not play.
Jun. 24 LAD Did not play.
Jun. 23 LAD Did not play.
Jun. 22 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 21 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 20 Sea Did not play.
Jun. 19 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 18 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 17 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 16 @Det Did not play.
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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

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Jimmy Paredes: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 2 3 3
2013 3 1 39 39
2012 5 16 1 15
2011 46

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Jimmy Paredes Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201410000.000.000.000
2013381010.105.132.282
2012160010.063.063.220

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201493002.222.222.444
2013877194.230.299.565
2012587022.224.276.546

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201472002.143.143.286
2013764162.197.276.514
2012434032.163.209.434

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201431000.333.333.667
2013494042.184.204.426
2012313000.226.258.531
Jimmy Paredes 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 19 R GCL 171 161 4.7% 11.7% 0.40 88% .314 .099
2008 19 R GCL 171 161 4.7% 11.7% 0.40 88% .314 .099
2009 20 A STA 219 205 4.6% 13.7% 0.33 85% .347 .108
2009 20 A STA 219 205 4.6% 13.7% 0.33 85% .347 .108
2010 21 A CHA 435 405 4.1% 18.9% 0.22 80% .346 .128
2010 21 A LEX 153 146 4.6% 16.3% 0.28 83% .339 .143
2011 22 AA COR 406 384 3.7% 20.7% 0.18 78% .320 .148
2011 22 MAJ HOU 179 168 5% 26.3% 0.19 72% .387 .107
2012 23 AAA OKL 536 507 4.1% 18.8% 0.22 80% .377 .159
2012 23 MAJ HOU 82 74 7.3% 25.6% 0.29 72% .264 .041
2013 24 AAA OKL 358 327 7.8% 18.7% 0.42 80% .341 .175
2013 24 MAJ HOU 135 125 4.4% 32.6% 0.14 65% .288 .056
2014 25 AAA OMA 280 269 3.9% 27.9% 0.14 71% .414 .152
2014 25 MAJ KC 10 10 0% 30% 0.00 70% .286 .000
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3-Year Averages     130 122 5.4% 28.5% 0.19 70% .321 .073

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 Jimmy Paredes    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.200 AVG
TERRIBLE
70% Contact Rate
POOR
.286 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.200 SLG
TERRIBLE
.000 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.00 BB/K
TERRIBLE
0.0% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
30.0% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.400 OPS
TERRIBLE
.200 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Jimmy Paredes: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Paredes was optioned to Triple-A Omaha, the Kansas City Star's Andy McCullough reports.

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Paredes went 1-for-3 with a run scored in his first start for the Royals on Sunday.

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Paredes was recalled from Triple-A Omaha on Thursday.

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Paredes was optioned to Triple-A Omaha on Monday, Andy McCullough of the Kansas City Star reports.

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The Royals recalled Paredes from Triple-A Omaha on Friday.

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Paredes was optioned to Triple-A Omaha by the Royals on Monday.

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Paredes was claimed off waivers by the Royals from the Orioles on Monday.

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Paredes was claimed off waivers by the Orioles on Saturday, MLB.com's Joe Frisaro reports.

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The Marlins designated Paredes for assignment Friday, Juan C. Rodriguez of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports.

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The Marlins claimed Paredes off waivers from the Astros on Monday, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

The starting third baseman for the Astros just one year ago, Paredes spent most of 2012 in the minors looking for a new position. He hit for a high average, stole bases and showcased his power on the farm. In the majors, he has still yet to show that gap power you would expect to see from someone his size, and without it he is unlikely to stick in the middle infield let alone a corner-outfield spot. Paredes may not have proven he is ready for prime time, but the potential is there and this may be the season he pulls it all together. Most likely, he will work in something of a utility role if he becomes a steady part of the Astros' plans.

2012

A virtual unknown heading into 2011, Paredes got a callup in August and showed a little bit of everything hitting mainly out of the six-hole. He doesn't have much power and his plate discipline leaves a lot to be desired, but he could hit 10 homers and steal 30 bases if given regular playing time. Paredes is extremely athletic and may even wind up at shortstop when all is said and done. The Astros should give him a chance, as they attempt to sort out what exactly they have in their youth corps.