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Jose Abreu

28-Year-Old First Baseman – Chicago White Sox

2015 Stats

AVG

.293

HR

14

RBI

44

R

47

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.

July 4, 2015  –  Jose Abreu News

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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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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 75 319 297 47 87 31 14 3 14 44 0 0 15 64 0 0 7 .293 .342 .502 .844
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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
Jul. 5 Bal 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .342 .502 .844
Jul. 4 Bal 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .343 .505 .848
Jul. 3 Bal 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .341 .495 .836
Jul. 1 @StL 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .342 .488 .830
Jun. 30 @StL 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .344 .493 .837
Jun. 28 @Det 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .291 .343 .495 .838
Jun. 27 @Det Did not play.
Jun. 26 @Det 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .341 .493 .834
Jun. 25 @Det 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .343 .485 .828
Jun. 24 @Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .345 .492 .837
Jun. 23 @Min 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .350 .500 .850
Jun. 22 @Min 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .342 .490 .832
Jun. 21 Tex 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .341 .488 .829
Jun. 20 Tex 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .340 .490 .830
Jun. 19 Tex 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .341 .494 .835
Jun. 18 Pit 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .339 .494 .833
Jun. 17 Pit 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .340 .494 .834
Jun. 16 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .337 .496 .833
Jun. 15 @Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .283 .339 .500 .839
Jun. 14 @TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .343 .507 .850
Jun. 13 @TB 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .345 .514 .859
Jun. 12 @TB 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .287 .342 .514 .856
Jun. 10 Hou 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .339 .500 .839
Jun. 9 Hou 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .336 .486 .822
Jun. 8 Hou 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .333 .471 .804
Jun. 7 Det 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .333 .473 .806
Jun. 6 Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .335 .477 .812
Jun. 5 Det 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .341 .487 .828
Jun. 4 @Tex 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .340 .487 .827
Jun. 3 @Tex 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .343 .497 .840
Last 7 Days 25 6 8 2 1 1 3 0 8 0 0 1 0 0 .320 .346 .600 .946
Last 14 Days 56 13 18 4 1 2 4 1 16 0 0 1 0 0 .321 .345 .536 .881
Last 30 Days 116 22 36 6 1 6 15 5 26 0 0 1 0 2 .310 .344 .534 .878

Jose Abreu: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 58 17
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
20155610250.286.464.819
20141361910231.353.6621.098

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20152373612390.295.515.855
20144206126842.305.555.919

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015135227160.311.526.889
20142594015501.336.583.993

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015158247280.278.487.813
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 319 297 4.7% 20.1% 0.23 78% .333 .209
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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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.293 AVG
GREAT
78% Contact Rate
WEAK
.333 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.502 SLG
ELITE
.209 ISO
GREAT
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.23 BB/K
TERRIBLE
4.7% BB Rate
POOR
20.1% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.844 OPS
GREAT
.342 OBP
GOOD

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Jose Abreu: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

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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Abreu (finger) is in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rangers, MLB.com's Scott Merkin reports.

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Abreu (finger) is expected to return to the lineup either Wednesday or Thursday.

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Abreu (finger) is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Rangers.

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Abreu (finger) expects to return to the lineup Tuesday, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Abreu (finger) remains out of the lineup Sunday against the Astros, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Manager Robin Ventura said Saturday that Abreu's finger was not broken, but it was too swollen for him to partake in any baseball activities, the Chicago Tribune reports. "It looked like he had an air hose stuck in his thumb," Ventura said.

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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