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Brock Holt

28-Year-Old Third Baseman – Boston Red Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.257

HR

5

RBI

25

R

29

SB

3

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

On a team loaded with big contracts, Holt was Boston’s lone All-Star in 2015 – a surprising development and a victory for utility players everywhere. For the second straight year, Holt played every po...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 180   DOB: 6/11/1988   BORN: Fort Worth, TX   COLLEGE: Rice   DRAFTED: 9th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Brock Holt Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $503,000 contract with Boston in March 2014.

July 30, 2016  –  Brock Holt News

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Holt is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Angels, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Brock Holt 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 22 A+ BRA 47 218 193 31 67 14 12 1 1 27 6 6 19 30 2 2 2 .347 .407 .435 .842
2011 23 AA ALT 132 579 511 62 147 40 30 9 1 40 17 10 50 85 6 5 7 .288 .356 .387 .743
2012 24 AA ALT 102 432 382 52 123 32 24 6 2 43 11 11 40 51 3 3 4 .322 .389 .432 .821
2012 24 AAA IND 24 106 95 13 41 8 7 0 1 7 5 2 9 9 1 1 0 .432 .476 .537 1.013
2012 24 MAJ PIT 24 72 65 6 19 3 2 1 0 3 0 0 4 14 2 1 0 .292 .329 .354 .683
2013 25 AAA PAW 83 329 291 35 75 9 6 0 3 24 8 3 30 54 2 4 2 .258 .327 .309 .636
2013 25 MAJ BOS 26 72 59 9 12 2 2 0 0 11 1 0 7 4 3 3 0 .203 .275 .237 .512
2014 26 AAA PAW 27 121 108 21 34 11 8 2 1 7 7 1 8 12 0 1 4 .315 .380 .454 .834
2014 26 MAJ BOS 106 492 449 68 126 32 23 5 4 29 12 2 33 98 5 3 2 .281 .331 .381 .712
2015 27 MAJ BOS 129 509 454 56 127 35 27 6 2 45 8 1 46 97 4 2 3 .280 .349 .379 .728
2016 28 AAA PAW 8 30 25 2 8 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 5 5 0 0 0 .320 .433 .400 .833
2016 28 MAJ BOS 53 199 175 29 45 14 9 0 5 25 3 1 18 35 1 3 2 .257 .328 .394 .722
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3-Year Averages     87 355 320 44 88 22 17 3 2 28 7 1 28 66 4 2 1 .275 .333 .366 .699
Career  (View All)     338 1,344 1,202 168 329 86 63 12 11 113 24 4 108 248 15 12 7 .274 .334 .374 .708

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

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Brock Holt 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. 29 @LAA 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .328 .394 .722
Jul. 28 @LAA 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .330 .398 .728
Jul. 27 Det 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .330 .399 .729
Jul. 26 Det 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .330 .400 .730
Jul. 25 Det 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .337 .410 .747
Jul. 24 Min 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .259 .333 .411 .744
Jul. 23 Min 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .335 .419 .754
Jul. 22 Min 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .335 .423 .758
Jul. 21 Min 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .335 .429 .764
Jul. 20 SF 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .337 .438 .775
Jul. 19 SF 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .333 .429 .762
Jul. 17 @NYY 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .333 .409 .742
Jul. 16 @NYY Did not play.
Jul. 15 @NYY 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .331 .400 .731
Jul. 10 TB Did not play.
Jul. 9 TB Did not play.
Jul. 8 TB 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .258 .327 .402 .729
Jul. 6 Tex Did not play.
Jul. 5 Tex 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .254 .324 .400 .724
Jul. 4 Tex 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .322 .397 .719
Jul. 3 LAA 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .326 .380 .706
Jul. 2 LAA Did not play.
Jul. 1 LAA 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .316 .376 .692
Jun. 29 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 28 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 27 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 26 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 25 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 24 @Tex Did not play.
Jun. 23 CWS Did not play.
Last 7 Days 26 3 6 0 0 0 1 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 .231 .286 .231 .517
Last 14 Days 43 6 11 2 0 1 3 5 10 0 1 0 0 0 .256 .333 .372 .705
Last 30 Days 62 12 18 5 0 2 6 6 14 1 1 1 0 0 .290 .362 .468 .830

Brock Holt: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 4 5 4 49 48 2
2015 8 58 33 11 35 14 2 21 1
2014 8 11 39 12 44 8 10 35
2013 5 20 1
2012 14

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Brock Holt Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016253001.120.120.410
2015109130183.312.413.807
2014164171111.293.421.763

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016150265252.280.440.775
2015345432275.270.368.701
20142855131811.274.358.682

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016105233113.238.371.710
2015249321255.277.373.726
2014221311199.290.394.742

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20167062140.286.429.740
2015205241203.283.385.729
2014228373103.272.368.681
Brock Holt 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 22 A+ BRA 218 193 8.7% 13.8% 0.63 84% .407 .088
2011 23 AA ALT 579 511 8.6% 14.7% 0.59 83% .344 .099
2012 24 AA ALT 432 382 9.3% 11.8% 0.78 87% .368 .110
2012 24 AAA IND 106 95 8.5% 8.5% 1.00 91% .471 .105
2012 24 MAJ PIT 72 65 5.6% 19.4% 0.29 78% .373 .062
2013 25 AAA PAW 329 291 9.1% 16.4% 0.56 81% .308 .051
2013 25 MAJ BOS 72 59 9.7% 5.6% 1.75 93% .218 .034
2014 26 AAA PAW 121 108 6.6% 9.9% 0.67 89% .347 .139
2014 26 MAJ BOS 492 449 6.7% 19.9% 0.34 78% .352 .100
2015 27 MAJ BOS 509 454 9% 19.1% 0.47 79% .352 .099
2016 28 AAA PAW 30 25 16.7% 16.7% 1.00 80% .400 .080
2016 28 MAJ BOS 199 175 9% 17.6% 0.51 80% .296 .137
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3-Year Averages     355 320 7.9% 18.6% 0.42 79% .341 .091
Career     1,344 1,202 8% 18.5% 0.44 79% .337 .100

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2016 Stat Review for Brock Holt    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.257 AVG
WEAK
80% Contact Rate
WEAK
.296 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.394 SLG
WEAK
.137 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.51 BB/K
GOOD
9.0% BB Rate
GOOD
17.6% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

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.722 OPS
WEAK
.328 OBP
AVERAGE

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Brock Holt: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Holt went 2-for-6 with two runs scored as Boston's leadoff hitter in Saturday night's 11-9 loss to the Twins.

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Holt will lead off Saturday against the Twins, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Holt is not in the lineup Saturday against the Yankees, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Holt (ankle) is back in the lineup Friday against the Yankees, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports. He will man left field and bat eighth.

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Holt (ankle) is not in the lineup for Sunday's matchup with Tampa Bay, Scott Lauber of ESPN.com reports.

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Holt (ankle) will not return before the All-Star break, Evan Drellich of the Boston Herald reports.

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Holt (ankle) is not the starting lineup Saturday against the Rays, according to Scott Lauber of ESPN Boston.

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Holt sprained his ankle in Friday's matchup with the Rays, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Holt injured his ankle in Friday's matchup with the Rays and was forced to leave early, Alex Speier of the Boston Globe reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Holt was a revelation when he burst onto the scene for the Red Sox early in 2014. He filled a hole at third base when Will Middlebrooks got injured and doubled up as the team's best leadoff hitter when Jackie Bradley, Jr. and Grady Sizemore weren't cutting it. Holt continued to hit as injured players returned and Boston made roster adjustments, finding spots for him all over the diamond, making it difficult to know which glove Holt would use on a given night. He was mostly a third baseman, but saw significant time in the outfield. Alas, his hitting took a dive in the second half, when he batted .219/.278/.271 in 213 plate appearances after the All-Star break. There was nothing in Holt's dossier to suggest he'd continue to hit like he did in the first half (.327/.371/.463), but he's been a good hitter throughout his stops in the minors. While outfield playing time doesn't appear to be a likely option for Holt in 2015, last season's experience earned him strong consideration for a utility role.

2014

The Red Sox had plans to make Holt a utility infielder, by expanding his position experience to third base. And he was part of the third-base solution in July and August, after Will Middlebrooks had been sent down to Triple-A and before Xander Bogaerts was promoted. He hit .203 in 59 at-bats, almost 90 points lower than he hit with the Pirates the season before. He was on the 40-man roster when the offseason began, and is the only second baseman, other than Dustin Pedroia, on the 40-man. At this point, he's not a lock to remain on the 40-man or in the organization.

2013

Holt offers tremendous patience and an excellent batting eye at the plate. When he made his September debut, it was as if Pirates observers had never seen a patient hitter before (which is only partially true). The middle infielder split time between three levels in 2012, including Double-A -- where he hit .322/.389/.432, Triple-A (.432/.476/.537 in 95 at-bats) and the majors (.292/.329/.354). Despite his hitting ability, Pittsburgh curiously relegated him mostly to the bench with starting second baseman Neil Walker out. Pirates management cautioned observers about Holt's questionable defense, which was labeled as no better than the fifth-best defensive option at shortstop in September. The 24-year-old infielder will battle for a bench spot in Boston after being sent to the Red Sox as part of the Joel Hanrahan deal in December.