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Josh Rutledge

25-Year-Old Second Baseman – Colorado Rockies

2014 Stats

AVG

.256

HR

3

RBI

22

R

28

SB

2

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Rutledge earned the Opening Day second base job on the strength of his splendid major league debut a season before, but was a bust right from the get-go, earning a demotion to Triple-A in May after st...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 190   DOB: 4/21/1989   BORN: Birmingham, AL   COLLEGE: Alabama   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd   

August 21, 2014  –  Josh Rutledge News

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Rutledge went 1-for-4 with a stolen base in Wednesday's win over the Royals.

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Josh Rutledge 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 21 A TRI 11 45 39 6 5 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 4 10 1 0 1 .128 .227 .128 .355
2011 22 A+ MOD 113 523 460 91 159 50 32 9 9 71 16 3 41 91 8 2 12 .346 .412 .513 .925
2012 23 AA TUL 87 379 356 57 109 43 27 3 13 35 14 4 14 69 0 4 5 .306 .338 .508 .846
2012 23 MAJ COL 73 291 277 37 76 33 20 5 8 37 7 0 9 54 0 1 4 .274 .306 .469 .775
2013 24 AAA COL 38 162 143 24 53 22 17 1 4 24 1 2 12 21 0 0 7 .371 .444 .587 1.031
2013 24 MAJ COL 88 314 285 45 67 14 6 1 7 19 12 0 22 62 4 1 2 .235 .294 .337 .631
2014 25 AAA COL 15 64 54 7 18 4 3 0 1 5 3 3 7 12 1 1 1 .333 .413 .444 .857
2014 25 MAJ COL 77 239 219 28 56 19 12 4 3 22 2 2 13 62 3 1 3 .256 .305 .388 .693
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3-Year Averages     80 302 281 41 71 23 13 3 7 28 9 0 15 58 2 1 3 .253 .297 .395 .692

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

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Josh Rutledge 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
Aug. 26 @SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .305 .388 .693
Aug. 25 @SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .310 .395 .705
Aug. 24 Mia 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .316 .403 .719
Aug. 23 Mia 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .308 .389 .697
Aug. 22 Mia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .306 .388 .694
Aug. 20 KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262 .312 .396 .708
Aug. 19 KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .313 .399 .712
Aug. 17 Cin 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .263 .314 .402 .716
Aug. 17 Cin 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .254 .307 .397 .704
Aug. 16 Cin Did not play.
Aug. 15 Cin Did not play.
Aug. 14 Cin Did not play.
Aug. 13 @SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .310 .403 .713
Aug. 12 @SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .316 .412 .728
Aug. 11 @SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .323 .421 .744
Aug. 10 @Ari 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .324 .429 .753
Aug. 9 @Ari 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .326 .431 .757
Aug. 8 @Ari 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .328 .429 .757
Aug. 7 ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .330 .437 .767
Aug. 6 ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .337 .448 .785
Aug. 5 ChC 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .345 .459 .804
Aug. 3 @Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .345 .468 .813
Aug. 2 @Det 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .300 .348 .473 .821
Aug. 1 @Det 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .353 .483 .836
Jul. 31 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .355 .482 .837
Jul. 30 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 29 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 28 @ChC Did not play.
Jul. 27 Pit 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .358 .486 .844
Jul. 26 Pit 5 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .319 .370 .504 .874
Last 7 Days 25 0 5 0 1 0 0 1 6 1 0 0 0 0 .200 .231 .280 .511
Last 14 Days 41 3 8 0 1 0 1 2 11 2 0 0 1 1 .195 .227 .244 .471
Last 30 Days 89 5 16 2 1 0 6 5 27 2 1 0 1 2 .180 .221 .225 .446

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Josh Rutledge: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 17 5 42
2013 58 14
2012 7 57

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Josh Rutledge Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20145510291.345.564.964
201310210365.196.294.533
201281133121.247.519.798

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014164181131.226.329.602
2013183354137.257.361.684
2012196245256.286.449.766

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014118200132.288.390.731
2013145295107.255.386.698
2012143285214.287.490.816

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20141018390.218.386.648
201314016295.214.286.560
201213493163.261.448.730
Josh Rutledge 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 21 A TRI 45 39 8.9% 22.2% 0.40 74% .172 .000
2011 22 A+ MOD 523 460 7.8% 17.4% 0.45 80% .417 .167
2012 23 AA TUL 379 356 3.7% 18.2% 0.20 81% .350 .202
2012 23 MAJ COL 291 277 3.1% 18.6% 0.17 81% .316 .195
2013 24 AAA COL 162 143 7.4% 13% 0.57 85% .415 .216
2013 24 MAJ COL 314 285 7% 19.7% 0.35 78% .278 .102
2014 25 AAA COL 64 54 10.9% 18.8% 0.58 78% .415 .111
2014 25 MAJ COL 239 219 5.4% 25.9% 0.21 72% .344 .132
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3-Year Averages     302 281 5% 19.2% 0.26 79% .296 .142

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2014 Stat Review for Josh Rutledge    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.256 AVG
WEAK
72% Contact Rate
POOR
.344 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.388 SLG
WEAK
.132 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.21 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.4% BB Rate
POOR
25.9% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.693 OPS
WEAK
.305 OBP
WEAK

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Josh Rutledge: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rutledge is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Reds.

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With Troy Tulowitzki (hip) out for the rest of the regular season, Rutledge figures to remain the Rockies' regular shortstop moving forward.

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Rutledge is out of the lineup Sunday vs. the Diamondbacks, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Rutledge (illness) is back in the Rockies' lineup Friday against the Tigers, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Rutledge (illness) has been scratched from Thursday's lineup.

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Rutledge (illness) is back in the Rockies' lineup, manning short and batting seventh, Thursday against the Cubs, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Rutledge (illness) remains out of the Rockies' lineup Wednesday, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Rutledge will sit again Tuesday with an upper respiratory infection, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Rutledge was scratched from Monday's lineup because of an undisclosed illness.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

With the Rockies struggling to get offensive production at shortstop with Troy Tulowitzki out with a wrist injury, Rutledge received a callup from Double-A Tulsa in July. He exceeded any of the team's wildest expectations early on, batting .345 with seven home runs and five stolen bases through his first two months in the big leagues. Once pitchers started figuring out the book on him, Rutledge was exposed down the stretch, with his low walk rate resulting in a rather ordinary .306 on-base percentage by season's end. Assuming Tulowitzki enters this season healthy, Rutledge will move over to second base full time, giving him eligibility at both middle-infield positions in most leagues. While Rutledge's average may drain some of his value if his lack of plate discipline continues, he has a great chance at reaching double-digit home runs and steals batting near the top of the Rockies lineup.