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Jorge Polanco

21-Year-Old Second Baseman – Minnesota Twins

2014 Stats

AVG

.333

HR

0

RBI

3

R

2

SB

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Polanco may be Minnesota's top middle-infield prospect after hitting .309/.362/.452 at age 19 at Low-A Beloit. Polanco makes good contact (59:42 K:BB ratio) and draws walks at a decent rate. It's not ...

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LEAGUE: AA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 165   DOB: 7/5/1993   BORN: San Pedro de Macoris, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

July 25, 2014  –  Jorge Polanco News

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The Twins have optioned Polanco to Double-A New Britain, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports.

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Jorge Polanco 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
2010 16 R GUL 34 119 103 12 23 6 5 0 1 12 2 4 12 9 2 2 0 .223 .299 .301 .600
2011 17 R GUL 50 193 172 21 43 12 8 3 1 16 6 4 15 24 2 1 3 .250 .319 .349 .668
2012 18 R ELI 51 204 173 35 55 22 15 2 5 27 6 3 20 26 3 5 3 .318 .388 .514 .902
2013 19 A CED 115 523 465 76 143 47 32 10 5 78 4 4 42 59 3 10 3 .308 .362 .452 .814
2014 20 A+ FOR 94 432 378 61 110 29 17 6 6 45 10 8 46 60 1 6 1 .291 .364 .415 .779
2014 20 AA NEW 37 157 146 13 41 7 6 0 1 16 7 3 9 28 2 0 0 .281 .323 .342 .665
2014 20 MAJ MIN 5 8 6 2 2 2 1 1 0 3 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 .333 .500 .833 1.333

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Jorge Polanco Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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Jorge Polanco: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
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Jorge Polanco Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
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Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201462030.333.8331.262

Home

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Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
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Jorge Polanco Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 16 R GUL 119 103 10.1% 7.6% 1.33 91% .237 .078
2011 17 R GUL 193 172 7.8% 12.4% 0.63 86% .286 .099
2012 18 R ELI 204 173 9.8% 12.7% 0.77 85% .352 .196
2013 19 A CED 523 465 8% 11.3% 0.71 87% .344 .144
2014 20 A+ FOR 432 378 10.6% 13.9% 0.77 84% .333 .124
2014 20 AA NEW 157 146 5.7% 17.8% 0.32 81% .342 .061
2014 20 MAJ MIN 8 6 25% 25% 1.00 67% .500 .500

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2014 Stat Review for Jorge Polanco    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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.333 AVG
ELITE
67% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.500 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.833 SLG
ELITE
.500 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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1.00 BB/K
ELITE
25.0% BB Rate
ELITE
25.0% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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1.333 OPS
ELITE
.500 OBP
ELITE

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Jorge Polanco: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Polanco was recalled from High-A Fort Myers on Thursday, MLB.com reports.

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Polanco was optioned to Triple-A Rochester on Monday, Rhett Bollinger of MLB.com reports.

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Polanco will make his first career start Sunday against the Rangers, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Polanco was called up from High-A Fort Myers on Thursday.

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Polanco, 20, is batting .291/.364/.402 with three home runs, 25 RBI and five steals through 50 games for High-A Fort Myers this season.

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Polanco is hitting .364/.441/.523 with two home runs and a 11:12 K:BB ratio in 23 games at High-A Fort Myers. He's primarily playing shortstop, playing there in 20 of 22 games.

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Polanco was added to the Twins' 40-man roster Wednesday, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Polanco went 4-for-6 with two doubles and two RBI on Wednesday for Low-A Cedar Rapids.

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Polanco is hitting .339/.378/.495 for Low-A Cedar Rapids.

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Polanco, who the Twins signed from the Dominican Republic for a $750,000 bonus, could begin the season with the rookie league Gulf Coast Twins, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2013

Polanco may be the best middle infield prospect in the Minnesota organization after hitting .318/.388/.514 for Elizabethton in the Appalachian Rookie League at age 18. A strong season in Low-A could make him a part of Minnesota's rebuilding plans.