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Jose Abreu

28-Year-Old First Baseman – Chicago White Sox

2015 Stats

AVG

.289

HR

24

RBI

80

R

75

SB

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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 dis...

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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.

August 27, 2015  –  Jose Abreu News

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Abreu went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in a 4-2 win over the Mariners on Thursday.

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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 124 533 491 75 142 54 27 3 24 80 0 0 28 109 0 0 14 .289 .345 .503 .848
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3-Year Averages     145 622 556 80 176 73 35 2 36 107 3 1 51 131 0 4 11 .317 .383 .581 .964

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

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Jose Abreu 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
Aug. 30 Sea 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .345 .503 .848
Aug. 29 Sea 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .349 .509 .858
Aug. 28 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .351 .513 .864
Aug. 27 Sea 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .353 .517 .870
Aug. 26 Bos 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .352 .515 .867
Aug. 25 Bos 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .295 .353 .517 .870
Aug. 24 Bos 4 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .354 .519 .873
Aug. 23 @Sea 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .353 .511 .864
Aug. 22 @Sea 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .351 .504 .855
Aug. 21 @Sea 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .353 .506 .859
Aug. 20 @LAA 5 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .355 .507 .862
Aug. 19 @LAA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .356 .508 .864
Aug. 18 @LAA 4 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .359 .513 .872
Aug. 17 @LAA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 .293 .356 .508 .864
Aug. 16 ChC 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .355 .510 .865
Aug. 15 ChC 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .351 .502 .853
Aug. 14 ChC 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .348 .499 .847
Aug. 12 LAA 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .349 .504 .853
Aug. 11 LAA 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .294 .352 .508 .860
Aug. 10 LAA 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .350 .511 .861
Aug. 9 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .349 .511 .860
Aug. 8 @KC 5 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .352 .516 .868
Aug. 7 @KC 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .352 .503 .855
Aug. 5 TB 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .353 .503 .856
Aug. 4 TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .352 .505 .857
Aug. 3 TB 3 1 2 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .355 .510 .865
Aug. 2 NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .352 .499 .851
Aug. 1 NYY 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .297 .353 .501 .854
Jul. 31 NYY 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .351 .500 .851
Jul. 30 @Bos 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .349 .492 .841
Last 7 Days 31 4 7 2 0 1 4 0 5 0 0 0 0 1 .226 .226 .387 .613
Last 14 Days 60 5 15 6 0 2 11 0 12 0 0 2 0 1 .250 .274 .450 .724
Last 30 Days 119 18 32 10 0 8 23 7 27 0 0 4 0 1 .269 .331 .555 .886

Jose Abreu: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 90 34
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
2015108183100.250.389.702
20141361910231.353.6621.098

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20153775721690.305.544.903
20144206126842.305.555.919

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20152474011290.296.486.841
20142594015501.336.583.993

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20152383513500.290.534.876
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 533 491 5.3% 20.5% 0.26 78% .330 .214
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3-Year Averages     622 556 8.2% 21.1% 0.39 76% .360 .264

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2015 Stat Review for Jose Abreu    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.289 AVG
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78% Contact Rate
WEAK
.330 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.503 SLG
ELITE
.214 ISO
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Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.26 BB/K
POOR
5.3% BB Rate
POOR
20.5% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.848 OPS
GREAT
.345 OBP
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Jose Abreu: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Abreu went 2-for-3 with a solo home run in the White Sox's win over the Cubs on Sunday.

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Abreu went 2-for-5 with a couple of solo homers in Saturday's 7-6 loss to the Royals.

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Abreu went 1-for-2 with a homer, a walk and two RBI in Friday's loss to the Yankees.

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Abreu accounted for all the Chicago offense in Thursday's loss to the Red Sox by slugging a two-run homer in the first inning. It was his only hit in four at-bats.

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Abreu (hand) returned to the lineup for Game 1 of Friday's doubleheader against the Royals.

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White Sox manager Robin Ventura said Abreu needs a day off to rest hand and leg issues, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun Times reports.

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Abreu is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Cubs, Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Abreu went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the White Sox's win over the Orioles on Friday.

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Abreu will bat second in the lineup Saturday against Detroit.

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Abreu homered, his 10th, as part of a 2-for-4 game with two runs scored and two RBI against Houston on Tuesday.

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Abreu (finger) is in the lineup Wednesday but will test out his injured finger during batting practice, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun Times reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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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