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Jose Abreu

29-Year-Old First Baseman – Chicago White Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.247

HR

6

RBI

27

R

18

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

With a 30-home run, 101-RBI campaign in 2015, Abreu joined Albert Pujols as the only players to hit at least 30 home runs and accumulate 100 RBI in each of their first two seasons. Of course, Abreu wa...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 255   DOB: 1/29/1987   BORN: Cienfuegos, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jose Abreu Contract Information:

Abreu agreed to a six-year, $68 million deal with the White Sox in October of 2013.

May 25, 2016  –  Jose Abreu News

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Abreu doubled twice, singled and scored a run in Tuesday's 6-2 loss to the Indians.

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Jose Abreu 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
2014 27 MAJ CWS 145 622 556 80 176 73 35 2 36 107 3 1 51 131 0 4 11 .317 .383 .581 .964
2015 28 MAJ CWS 154 668 613 88 178 67 34 3 30 101 0 0 39 140 0 1 15 .290 .347 .502 .849
2016 29 MAJ CWS 46 205 182 18 45 16 9 1 6 27 0 1 15 42 0 3 5 .247 .317 .407 .724
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3-Year Averages     149 644 584 84 177 69 34 2 33 104 1 0 45 135 0 2 13 .303 .365 .538 .903
Career  (View All)     345 1,495 1,351 186 399 156 78 6 72 235 3 2 105 313 0 8 31 .295 .358 .522 .880

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Jose Abreu 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
May. 24 Cle 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .317 .407 .724
May. 23 Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .308 .388 .696
May. 23 Cle 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .315 .397 .712
May. 22 KC Did not play.
May. 21 KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .318 .396 .714
May. 20 KC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .319 .400 .719
May. 19 Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .321 .407 .728
May. 18 Hou 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .328 .418 .746
May. 17 Hou 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .324 .416 .740
May. 15 @NYY 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .327 .403 .730
May. 14 @NYY 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .331 .410 .741
May. 13 @NYY 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .333 .407 .740
May. 11 @Tex 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 .252 .338 .415 .753
May. 10 @Tex 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .244 .329 .412 .741
May. 9 @Tex 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .327 .414 .741
May. 8 Min 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .333 .431 .764
May. 7 Min 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .336 .429 .765
May. 6 Min 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .243 .326 .426 .752
May. 5 Bos 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .323 .405 .728
May. 4 Bos 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .336 .425 .761
May. 3 Bos 3 0 2 1 1 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .331 .398 .729
May. 1 @Bal 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .316 .360 .676
Apr. 30 @Bal 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .229 .303 .354 .657
Apr. 29 @Bal 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .298 .352 .650
Apr. 28 @Bal 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .290 .345 .635
Apr. 27 @Tor 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .271 .333 .604
Apr. 26 @Tor 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .275 .342 .617
Apr. 25 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .267 .324 .591
Apr. 24 Tex 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .183 .259 .338 .597
Apr. 23 Tex 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .179 .260 .328 .588
Last 7 Days 24 2 5 3 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 1 .208 .240 .333 .573
Last 14 Days 54 5 14 4 0 1 6 2 12 0 1 1 1 1 .259 .293 .389 .682
Last 30 Days 121 13 34 8 1 3 20 10 23 0 1 2 1 2 .281 .343 .438 .781

Jose Abreu: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 44 2
2015 115 39
2014 109 35

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Jose Abreu Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016345130.235.382.682
2015142193120.232.352.658
20141361910231.353.6621.098

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016148135240.250.412.733
20154716927890.308.548.908
20144206126842.305.555.919

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20169095140.233.489.782
20153074716440.296.502.857
20142594015501.336.583.993

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20169291130.261.326.666
20153064114570.284.503.843
20142974021572.300.579.938
Jose Abreu Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2014 27 MAJ CWS 622 556 8.2% 21.1% 0.39 76% .360 .264
2015 28 MAJ CWS 668 613 5.8% 21% 0.28 77% .334 .212
2016 29 MAJ CWS 205 182 7.3% 20.5% 0.36 77% .291 .160
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3-Year Averages     644 584 7% 21% 0.33 77% .346 .235
Career     1,495 1,351 7% 20.9% 0.34 77% .339 .227

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

Contact

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.247 AVG
WEAK
77% Contact Rate
POOR
.291 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

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.407 SLG
WEAK
.160 ISO
AVERAGE
Plate Discipline

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0.36 BB/K
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7.3% BB Rate
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20.5% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

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.724 OPS
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.317 OBP
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Jose Abreu: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Abreu will bat fifth in Monday's Game 2 against the Indians.

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Abreu is out of the lineup Sunday against the Royals.

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Abreu went 2-for-4 with two RBI against the Astros on Wednesday.

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Abreu sent 1-for-4 with a solo homer in a 10-4 victory over the Twins on Friday.

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Abreu's two-run homer in the first inning Wednesday accounted for all the White Sox's offense in a 5-2 loss to the Red Sox. He also drew a walk.

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Abreu went 2-for-3 with a double and triple in the White Sox's win over the Red Sox on Tuesday.

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Abreu went 2-for-3 with a walk and run in Thursday’s loss to the Orioles.

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Abreu went 2-for-2 with a solo homer and two walks in Saturday's 7-3 victory over the Indians.

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Abreu went 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBI in Thursday's win over the Athletics.

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Abreu is 5-of-10 with a solo home run and a walk through four games this spring.

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Abreu is out of the lineup Sunday against the Tigers, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Abreu went 2-for-4 with two RBI in a loss to the Royals on Thursday.

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Abreu went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in a loss to Kansas City on Wednesday.

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Abreu is out of the lineup Thursday, ESPN Chicago's Doug Padilla reports.

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Abreu hit his 28th home run and drove in four runs in Monday's extra-inning win over Oakland.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Things could not have gone much better for Abreu in his first MLB season. The Cuban expat entered the year with some questions about whether his swing would hold up to advanced pitching, but Abreu displayed an advanced work ethic that made the transition nearly seamless. He raced to 29 home runs before making the AL All-Star squad, and finished his Rookie of the Year campaign leading the majors with a .581 slugging percentage. He proved himself to be more than just a slugger in the second half, hitting .350 after the break. He swings more than you would like and misses more than he should, so it would not be a surprise to see his average suffer a bit in 2015 if he can not sustain his .356 BABIP. However, his power should continue to rank him in the upper echelon of AL first basemen in 2015, and he should have a spot in the heart of the White Sox's order for several years to come.

2014

Abreu enters 2014 as one of the bigger mysteries of the season. The newest Cuban superstar to make the trek to MLB is a bit different than the other recent players to defect. He is less athletic than Yasiel Puig and Yoenis Cespedes, and he is also quite a bit older than Puig and a year older than Cespedes was upon his arrival two seasons ago. However, Abreu does come to the states with more alleged raw power. He hit 37 home runs in back-to-back Cuban seasons, and he hit .342/.457/.621 over 799 career games in that league. The scouting reports vary in terms of how those numbers will translate to the big leagues, and some question how he will fare against major league breaking balls. He excelled in the 2013 World Baseball Classic with three home runs and a 1.145 OPS in 25 at-bats. The variance on his projections will likely be great, but he should be projected to start at first and bat somewhere in the middle-third of the White Sox's lineup.

2012

Abreu set the single-season mark for home runs at 33 in 2010-11 in the Serie Nationale - the top professional league in Cuba - and was named the league's MVP