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Garin Cecchini

23-Year-Old Third Baseman – Boston Red Sox

2014 Stats

AVG

.258

HR

1

RBI

4

R

6

SB

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Cecchini's sound plate approach continued to show in 2013. He blistered the Carolina League, slashing .350/.469/.547 for High-A Salem before a mid-season promotion to Double-A Portland. He slowed down...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 218   DOB: 4/21/1991   BORN: Sulphur, LA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Garin Cecchini Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $500,000 contract with Boston in March 2014.

September 25, 2014  –  Garin Cecchini News

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Cecchini had a hit, a walk, two runs scored and belted his first career homer in the major leagues in Wednesday night's win over Tampa Bay.

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Garin Cecchini 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
2011 20 A LOW 32 133 114 21 34 16 12 1 3 23 12 2 17 19 0 0 2 .298 .398 .500 .898
2012 21 A GRE 118 526 455 84 139 46 38 4 4 62 51 6 61 90 0 3 7 .305 .394 .433 .827
2013 22 A SAL 63 262 214 44 75 28 19 4 5 33 15 7 43 34 0 0 5 .350 .469 .547 1.016
2013 22 AA POR 66 295 240 36 71 19 14 3 2 28 8 2 51 52 0 2 2 .296 .420 .404 .824
2014 23 AAA PAW 114 458 407 52 107 29 21 1 7 57 11 1 44 99 1 1 5 .263 .341 .371 .712
2014 23 MAJ BOS 11 36 31 6 8 4 3 0 1 4 0 0 3 11 0 0 2 .258 .361 .452 .813

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

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Garin Cecchini 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
Sep. 28 NYY 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .361 .452 .813
Sep. 27 NYY 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .500 .875
Sep. 26 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .357 .417 .774
Sep. 25 TB 4 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .417 .500 .917
Sep. 24 TB 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .313 .450 .563 1.013
Sep. 23 TB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .400 .385 .785
Sep. 21 @Bal 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .455 .444 .899
Sep. 20 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .429 .500 .929
Sep. 18 @Pit 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .750 1.000 1.750
Sep. 17 @Pit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .667 1.000 1.667
Sep. 16 @Pit Did not play.
Sep. 14 @KC Did not play.
Sep. 13 @KC Did not play.
Sep. 12 @KC Did not play.
Sep. 11 @KC Did not play.
Sep. 10 Bal Did not play.
Sep. 9 Bal Did not play.
Sep. 8 Bal Did not play.
Sep. 7 Tor Did not play.
Sep. 6 Tor Did not play.
Sep. 5 Tor Did not play.
Sep. 4 @NYY Did not play.
Sep. 3 @NYY Did not play.
Sep. 2 @NYY Did not play.
Sep. 1 @TB Did not play.
Aug. 31 @TB Did not play.
Aug. 30 @TB Did not play.
Aug. 29 @TB Did not play.
Aug. 27 @Tor Did not play.
Last 7 Days 25 6 6 2 0 1 3 3 8 0 0 1 0 1 .240 .345 .440 .785
Last 14 Days 29 6 7 2 0 1 3 3 10 0 0 2 0 1 .241 .353 .414 .767
Last 30 Days 29 6 7 2 0 1 3 3 10 0 0 2 0 1 .241 .353 .414 .767

Garin Cecchini: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 9 1

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Garin Cecchini Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201460000.000.000.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014256140.320.560.993

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014246140.250.500.833

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201470000.286.286.730
Garin Cecchini Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 20 A LOW 133 114 12.8% 14.3% 0.89 83% .337 .202
2012 21 A GRE 526 455 11.6% 17.1% 0.68 80% .374 .128
2013 22 A SAL 262 214 16.4% 13% 1.26 84% .400 .197
2013 22 AA POR 295 240 17.3% 17.6% 0.98 78% .371 .108
2014 23 AAA PAW 458 407 9.6% 21.6% 0.44 76% .332 .108
2014 23 MAJ BOS 36 31 8.3% 30.6% 0.27 65% .368 .194

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

Contact

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.258 AVG
WEAK
65% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.368 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.452 SLG
GOOD
.194 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.27 BB/K
POOR
8.3% BB Rate
AVERAGE
30.6% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.813 OPS
GOOD
.361 OBP
GREAT

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Garin Cecchini: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Cecchini will start at third base and bat eighth Friday against the Orioles.

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Cecchini was recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket on Wednesday, Sean McAdam of CSNNE.com reports.

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Cecchini, who was hit in the face by a ball, has returned to the lineup for Triple-A Pawtucket. He missed two games after the incident.

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Cecchini took a ball off his face during Monday with Triple-A Pawtucket and had to leave the game, MiLB.com's Jake Seiner reports.

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Cecchini (shoulder) returned to the lineup Saturday for Triple-A Pawtucket.

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Cecchini suffered a shoulder injury and was forced to leave Wednesday night's game, WEEI.com reports.

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Cecchini's on-base percentage has dropped to .336 after going 1-for-4 on Thursday night for Triple-A Pawtucket. He opened his initial season at this level well, hitting .312 with a .400 OBP in April, but opponents have caught up with him since, the Providence Journal reports.

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Cecchini is making his first career start in left field at Triple-A Pawtucket on Sunday, WEEI.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

After battling injuries in his first full professional season, Cecchini took a big step forward in his 2012 season at Low-A Greenville. Currently playing the hot corner, he showed off his strong arm in the field while hitting .305 with 38 doubles and 62 RBI at the plate. He also added 51 stolen bases in 57 attempts, showing good speed that runs in the family (his younger brother, Gavin, was a 2012 first-round pick by the Mets). He also showed strong discipline at the plate by taking 61 walks. The Red Sox's organizational depth chart is crowded with Will Middlebrooks locked in at third base ahead of him. Cecchini has not shown the power most teams look for in the corner infield (four home runs in 2012), so it will be interesting to see if a position change is in his future. Look for him to begin his age-22 season at High-A.

2012

Cecchini just started to get the hang of things at Short-Season Lowell in 2011 when a wrist injury cut short his season in July. This came after he missed all of 2010 with a torn ACL. The developmental delay has hampered his transition from shortstop to third base, but the 20-year-old already has nice swing mechanics with an ability to hit to all fields and power potential. The wrist injury healed and he participated in the Fall Instructional League with an eye toward Low-A Greenville in 2012.

2011

Cecchini was thought of as a first-rounder before he suffered an ACL injury in his senior year at Barbe High School (La.) and was available for Boston in the fourth round of the 2010 draft. He's got good size, and power potential, and may evolve into a third baseman down the road. It all looks good right now -- the swing, the athleticism, the footwork, the IQ -- we just need to see how it starts to come together in 2011. He hasn't played much baseball in the past year because of the injury, so expect Cecchini to start in extended spring training with a promotion to Short-Season Lowell in June.