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Jose Altuve

25-Year-Old Second Baseman – Houston Astros

2015 Stats

AVG

.294

HR

5

RBI

25

R

22

SB

14

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Altuve turned in a remarkable season for Houston, earning the second All-Star nod of his young career en route to winning the AL batting title with a .341 average. The 24-year-old led the majors with ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 6"   WT: 165   DOB: 5/6/1990   BORN: Maracay, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jose Altuve Contract Information:

Agreed to a four-year, $12.5 million contract extension, with two club options for $6 million (2018) and $6.5 million (2019), in July of 2013.

May 24, 2015  –  Jose Altuve News

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Jose Altuve 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 20 A+ LAN 31 127 116 18 32 11 5 2 4 22 3 4 9 17 1 0 1 .276 .333 .457 .790
2010 20 A LEX 94 434 393 75 122 29 15 3 11 45 39 14 33 49 5 1 2 .310 .366 .448 .814
2011 21 A+ LAN 52 238 213 38 86 25 13 7 5 34 19 9 19 26 3 3 0 .404 .447 .601 1.048
2011 21 AA COR 35 153 144 21 52 17 9 3 5 25 5 5 7 14 1 1 0 .361 .388 .569 .957
2011 21 MAJ HOU 57 234 221 26 61 13 10 1 2 12 7 3 5 29 5 1 2 .276 .297 .357 .654
2012 22 MAJ HOU 147 630 576 80 167 45 34 4 7 37 33 11 40 74 4 4 6 .290 .340 .399 .739
2013 23 MAJ HOU 152 672 626 64 177 38 31 2 5 52 35 13 32 85 4 8 2 .283 .316 .363 .679
2014 24 MAJ HOU 158 707 660 85 225 57 47 3 7 59 56 9 36 53 1 5 5 .341 .377 .453 .830
2015 25 MAJ HOU 44 198 180 22 53 14 9 0 5 25 14 5 14 19 1 2 1 .294 .345 .428 .773
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3-Year Averages     152 668 620 76 189 46 37 3 6 49 41 11 36 70 3 5 4 .305 .344 .403 .748

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Jose Altuve 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
May. 24 @Det Did not play.
May. 23 @Det 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 .294 .345 .428 .773
May. 22 @Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .352 .435 .787
May. 21 @Det 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .360 .445 .805
May. 20 Oak 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .364 .452 .816
May. 19 Oak 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .319 .374 .466 .840
May. 18 Oak 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .316 .374 .468 .842
May. 17 Tor 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .323 .376 .477 .853
May. 16 Tor 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .386 .490 .876
May. 15 Tor 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .338 .389 .500 .889
May. 14 Tor 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333 .386 .479 .865
May. 13 SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .326 .377 .468 .845
May. 12 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .328 .380 .474 .854
May. 10 @LAA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .338 .390 .489 .879
May. 9 @LAA 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .349 .401 .504 .905
May. 8 @LAA 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .349 .399 .484 .883
May. 7 @LAA 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .336 .388 .475 .863
May. 6 Tex 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .388 .483 .871
May. 5 Tex 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .348 .397 .496 .893
May. 4 Tex 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .360 .410 .514 .924
May. 3 Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .361 .407 .509 .916
May. 2 Sea 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .371 .412 .524 .936
May. 1 Sea 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .376 .413 .505 .918
Apr. 30 Sea 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .367 .400 .500 .900
Apr. 29 @SD 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .355 .390 .484 .874
Apr. 28 @SD 6 2 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .348 .389 .472 .861
Apr. 27 @SD 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .325 .371 .434 .805
Apr. 26 @Oak 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .321 .369 .423 .792
Apr. 25 @Oak 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .315 .367 .425 .792
Apr. 24 @Oak 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .365 .382 .747
Last 7 Days 25 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 1 1 1 1 1 .120 .148 .120 .268
Last 14 Days 51 5 8 1 0 1 4 2 6 3 1 1 2 1 .157 .196 .235 .431
Last 30 Days 116 17 34 7 0 4 17 10 13 9 4 1 2 1 .293 .349 .457 .806

Jose Altuve: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 44
2014 156 1
2013 145 7
2012 147
2011 55

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Jose Altuve Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015507146.380.500.967
20141522241414.414.5661.013
2013181233199.287.409.733

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015130154218.262.400.692
20145086334542.319.419.775
20134454123326.281.344.656

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201595143109.274.411.753
20143174942431.366.498.897
20133153242518.292.394.726

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20158582155.318.447.795
20143433633525.318.411.768
20133113212717.273.331.630
Jose Altuve 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 20 A+ LAN 127 116 7.1% 13.4% 0.53 85% .295 .181
2010 20 A LEX 434 393 7.6% 11.3% 0.67 88% .333 .138
2011 21 A+ LAN 238 213 8% 10.9% 0.73 88% .445 .197
2011 21 AA COR 153 144 4.6% 9.2% 0.50 90% .376 .208
2011 21 MAJ HOU 234 221 2.1% 12.4% 0.17 87% .311 .081
2012 22 MAJ HOU 630 576 6.3% 11.7% 0.54 87% .323 .109
2013 23 MAJ HOU 672 626 4.8% 12.6% 0.38 86% .321 .080
2014 24 MAJ HOU 707 660 5.1% 7.5% 0.68 92% .363 .112
2015 25 MAJ HOU 198 180 7.1% 9.6% 0.74 89% .308 .134
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3-Year Averages     668 620 5.4% 10.5% 0.51 89% .336 .098

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2015 Stat Review for Jose Altuve    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.294 AVG
GREAT
89% Contact Rate
ELITE
.308 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.428 SLG
GOOD
.134 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.74 BB/K
GREAT
7.1% BB Rate
WEAK
9.6% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

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.773 OPS
GOOD
.345 OBP
GOOD

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Jose Altuve: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Altuve went hitless in four at-bats Sunday against Toronto.

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Altuve went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBI in Friday's win over Toronto.

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Altuve will hit second in the Astros' order Saturday.

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Altuve was 3-for-4 in the 2-0 win over the Angels on Friday, but was caught stealing twice and picked off once.

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Altuve's 11-game hitting streak came to an end Sunday as he went hitless in three at-bats in the Astros' 7-6 win over the Mariners.

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Altuve kept his multi-hit game hitting streak alive Thursday night, going 3-for-5 with a game-winning RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to lift Houston to a 3-2 win over Seattle.

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Altuve extended his streak of multi-hit games to seven Wednesday with two hits against the Padres, hitting his sixth double and driving in two runs.

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Altuve, who doubled twice among four hits Tuesday night at San Diego, is hitting .429 (15-for-35) during a seven-game hitting streak.

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Altuve went 2-for-5 on Saturday with a three-run home run.

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Altuve, whose nine-game hitting streak came to an end Monday, delivered a clutch hit in Tuesday's 6-3 win over the Mariners.

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Altuve extended his hitting streak to nine games with three hits Sunday against the Angels.

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Altuve went 2-for-4 with a double, a stolen base and a run during Wednesday's 6-1 win over the A's.

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Altuve accounted for three of the Astros' five hits during Monday's 8-1 loss to the Rangers.

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Altuve singled, scored a run and stole a base during the Astros' 2-0 shutout of the Indians on Monday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Altuve logged a career-high 152 games for the Astros last season and delivered statistics that were roughly on par with projections. While his overall line (.283/.316/.363), run total (64) and batting average against lefties (.287) regressed from the previous season, Altuve remained an elite source of stolen bases (35). Still, his poor plate discipline (4.8% walk rate) combined with the lack of talent behind him in the Astros' batting order limits his upside for the 2014 season. It's still very early in Altuve's career, with plenty of room left for improvement as he will only turn 24 in May, but he will need help in certain areas to make a bigger impact on fantasy teams.

2013

Altuve continued his growth in his sophomore campaign, swiping 33 bases and hitting .290 for the last place Astros. His batting average was bolstered by his absolute crushing of left-handed pitching: he hit .359 against lefties and just .264 against righties. He usually pounds the ball into the ground to try to get the most out of his speed. Altuve is a bit of a liability with men on base, but the team has not expected him to be a run producer. At some point, he will need to fend off Delino DeShields Jr., but for the moment, Altuve is the best the Astros have to offer and is the established second baseman for at least the next couple of seasons.

2012

The diminutive Altuve managed 200 hits across three levels last season, fueled largely by an impressive .408/.451/.606 line in the California League. Altuve has great speed and a little bit of pop, and though he can't draw a walk to save his life, he doesn't strike out a ton either. With an Astros squad under new management and in full-on rebuilding mode, he should be one of the team's lone bright spots while serving as the team's primary second baseman.