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Cesar Hernandez

26-Year-Old Second Baseman – Philadelphia Phillies

2016 Stats

AVG

.272

HR

2

RBI

18

R

24

SB

3

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Hernandez won a bench job with the Phillies last spring and produced when given opportunities to play early in the season. When Chase Utley went on the disabled list in June, Hernandez moved into a st...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 161   DOB: 5/23/1990   BORN: Valencia, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

June 25, 2016  –  Cesar Hernandez News

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Hernandez is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Giants, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Cesar Hernandez 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
2009 19 R GCL 41 171 150 21 40 6 5 1 0 18 13 5 17 20 1 3 0 .267 .351 .313 .664
2010 20 A WIL 65 287 255 36 81 15 13 2 0 23 32 6 26 27 0 3 3 .318 .383 .384 .767
2011 21 A+ CLE 118 448 418 45 111 14 6 4 4 37 21 10 22 80 5 2 1 .266 .302 .328 .630
2012 22 AA REA 103 450 411 50 125 39 26 11 2 51 16 12 27 67 10 2 0 .304 .345 .436 .781
2012 22 AAA LEH 30 129 121 13 30 5 4 1 0 6 5 3 4 11 3 1 0 .248 .270 .298 .568
2013 23 AA REA 3 13 10 2 5 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 .500 .500 .600 1.100
2013 23 AAA LEH 104 440 391 59 121 23 12 9 2 34 32 8 41 81 5 2 1 .309 .375 .402 .777
2013 23 MAJ PHI 34 131 121 17 35 5 5 0 0 10 0 3 9 26 0 0 1 .289 .344 .331 .675
2014 24 AA REA 26 117 103 13 35 8 4 1 3 14 1 3 13 13 0 1 0 .340 .410 .485 .895
2014 24 AAA LEH 40 171 156 23 40 9 6 3 0 10 7 4 15 34 0 0 0 .256 .322 .333 .655
2014 24 MAJ PHI 66 125 114 13 27 3 2 0 1 4 1 1 9 33 1 1 0 .237 .290 .281 .571
2015 25 MAJ PHI 127 452 405 57 110 25 20 4 1 35 19 5 40 86 4 1 2 .272 .339 .348 .687
2016 26 MAJ PHI 75 270 250 24 68 14 7 5 2 18 3 5 16 54 3 1 0 .272 .315 .364 .679
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3-Year Averages     75 234 213 29 57 10 9 1 0 16 6 3 19 48 1 0 1 .268 .330 .319 .650
Career  (View All)     302 978 890 111 240 47 34 9 4 67 23 14 74 199 8 3 3 .270 .327 .342 .668

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Cesar Hernandez 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
Jun. 29 @Ari 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .315 .364 .679
Jun. 28 @Ari 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .305 .351 .656
Jun. 27 @Ari 5 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .305 .351 .656
Jun. 26 @SF 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .299 .346 .645
Jun. 25 @SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .302 .349 .651
Jun. 24 @SF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .302 .349 .651
Jun. 23 @Min 4 3 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .308 .357 .665
Jun. 22 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 21 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 20 Ari 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .293 .336 .629
Jun. 19 Ari 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .294 .338 .632
Jun. 18 Ari 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .295 .339 .634
Jun. 17 Ari 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .297 .341 .638
Jun. 16 Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .249 .296 .341 .637
Jun. 15 Tor 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .300 .346 .646
Jun. 14 @Tor 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .296 .346 .642
Jun. 13 @Tor 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .296 .332 .628
Jun. 12 @Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .245 .292 .324 .616
Jun. 11 @Was 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .296 .328 .624
Jun. 10 @Was 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .299 .332 .631
Jun. 8 ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .300 .333 .633
Jun. 7 ChC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .301 .335 .636
Jun. 6 ChC 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .302 .340 .642
Jun. 5 Mil 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .303 .342 .645
Jun. 4 Mil 4 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .304 .333 .637
Jun. 3 Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .295 .307 .602
Jun. 2 Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .299 .312 .611
Jun. 1 Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .301 .314 .615
May. 31 Was 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .308 .321 .629
May. 30 Was 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .255 .307 .309 .616
Last 7 Days 24 5 12 1 1 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .520 .625 1.145
Last 14 Days 36 5 14 1 1 0 2 1 7 0 0 0 0 3 .389 .405 .472 .877
Last 30 Days 88 11 27 2 3 2 9 4 21 1 0 0 0 5 .307 .337 .466 .803

Cesar Hernandez: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 71
2015 88 10 12
2014 11 14 4
2013 10 22 22

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Cesar Hernandez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016617030.230.279.544
2015121150113.314.388.769
2014312010.290.323.626

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016189172153.286.392.722
20152844212416.254.331.653
20148311131.217.265.551

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201611811161.195.271.535
2015205311229.283.390.724
2014644120.172.219.469

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016132131122.341.447.809
20152002601310.260.305.650
2014509021.320.360.706
Cesar Hernandez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2009 19 R GCL 171 150 9.9% 11.7% 0.85 87% .308 .046
2010 20 A WIL 287 255 9.1% 9.4% 0.96 89% .355 .066
2011 21 A+ CLE 448 418 4.9% 17.9% 0.28 81% .320 .062
2012 22 AA REA 450 411 6% 14.9% 0.40 84% .360 .132
2012 22 AAA LEH 129 121 3.1% 8.5% 0.36 91% .273 .050
2013 23 AA REA 13 10 7.7% 7.7% 1.00 90% .556 .100
2013 23 AAA LEH 440 391 9.3% 18.4% 0.51 79% .386 .093
2013 23 MAJ PHI 131 121 6.9% 19.8% 0.35 79% .368 .042
2014 24 AA REA 117 103 11.1% 11.1% 1.00 87% .368 .145
2014 24 AAA LEH 171 156 8.8% 19.9% 0.44 78% .328 .077
2014 24 MAJ PHI 125 114 7.2% 26.4% 0.27 71% .325 .044
2015 25 MAJ PHI 452 405 8.8% 19% 0.47 79% .343 .076
2016 26 MAJ PHI 270 250 5.9% 20% 0.30 78% .340 .092
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3-Year Averages     234 213 8.1% 20.5% 0.40 77% .345 .051
Career     978 890 7.6% 20.3% 0.37 78% .344 .072

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

Contact

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.272 AVG
GOOD
78% Contact Rate
WEAK
.340 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.364 SLG
POOR
.092 ISO
POOR
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.30 BB/K
WEAK
5.9% BB Rate
WEAK
20.0% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.679 OPS
POOR
.315 OBP
WEAK

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Cesar Hernandez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Hernandez went 4-for-4 with a triple, three runs scored and a walk in a 7-3 win over the Twins on Thursday.

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Hernandez did not start for the third time in four games Tuesday, but manager Pete Mackanin hasn't given up on him yet, Matt Gelb of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. "He's going to get more opportunities, more playing time," Mackanin said. "But he has to make some adjustments and he's not making them. We work on it. We talk to him about it."

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Hernandez is out of the lineup for the second straight day Sunday against the Diamondbacks.

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Hernandez is not in the lineup against the Diamondbacks on Saturday, Stephen Gross of the Morning Call reports.

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Hernandez went 1-for-3 with a solo homer Tuesday at the Blue Jays.

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Hernandez went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Brewers.

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Hernandez is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Brewers, Todd Zolecki of MLB.com reports.

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Manager Pete Mackanin dropped Hernandez to eighth in the batting order Tuesday and said he wants to see improvement from his second baseman, Jim Salisbury of CSN Philadelphia reports.

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Hernandez is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cubs.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Hernandez split his time between the majors and minors last season. The Phillies tried to increase his versatility by having him play third last season, but with 11 errors in 32 games in the majors and minors it is clear that Hernandez has some work to do. Hernandez's best skill is his ability to put the ball in play. He has no power, but does have decent speed despite stealing just nine total bags last season. He is out of options which should increase his chances at winning a bench job this spring. Chase Utley has managed to stay fairly healthy of late, but he does have a chronic knee condition that could flare up at any time. Hernandez would stand to benefit with increased playing time at second if something were to happen to Utley.

2014

Hernandez got his first opportunity in the majors last season when the Phillies called him up as a short-term injury replacement. He managed to stick around after Chase Utley was sidelined with a strained oblique, and showed enough with the bat that the Phillies started looking to increase his versatility. Hernandez saw his first action in the outfield last year, and the Phillies have said they want him to also start working out a third. Hernandez does not hit for any power, but he does make pretty good contact and he has speed. He will get a chance to compete for a bench job this spring, but is likely to start the year back in the minors. He could provide some value later in the year thanks to his stolen-base ability should he get a chance at regular playing time.

2013

Hernandez earned a late-season promotion to Triple-A last year after hitting .314/.351/.451 with two home runs for Double-A Reading. He is considered a slick fielder and he has shown some speed on the basepaths during his time in the minors. His upside with the bat is limited due to his lack of power, but he looks like he should at least have a future as a solid utility infielder.

2011

Hernandez, who was signed out of Venezuela in 2006, was added to the Phillies' 40-man roster this winter despite being only 20 years old and not playing above short season Low-A yet. The Phillies clearly think highly of his potential, but Hernandez's lack of power makes him only a mildly interesting fantasy prospect for now. Hernandez does have good speed so if he continues to hit as he moves up the ladder his prospect star will brighten. Keep an eye on his progress.