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George Springer

24-Year-Old Outfielder – Houston Astros

2014 Stats

AVG

.231

HR

20

RBI

51

R

45

SB

5

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Springer, 24, was a finalist for USA Today's 2013 Minor League Player of the Year award after hitting a combined .303 with 37 home runs, 108 RBI and 45 steals over 135 games between Double-A and Tripl...

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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Quadriceps     EST. RETURN:  8/4/2014
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 204   DOB: 9/19/1989
BORN: New Britain, CT   COLLEGE: Connecticut  DRAFTED: 1st Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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George Springer Contract Information:

Signed a deal with the Astros in August 2011 that includes a $2.5 million signing bonus.

July 23, 2014  –  George Springer News

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Springer was placed on the 15-day DL on Wednesday with a left quad strain.

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George Springer 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 21 A TRI 8 33 28 8 5 4 3 0 1 3 4 0 2 2 0 0 3 .179 .303 .393 .696
2012 22 A+ LAN 106 500 433 101 137 50 18 10 22 82 28 6 56 131 0 5 6 .316 .398 .557 .955
2012 22 AA COR 22 81 73 8 16 5 3 0 2 5 4 2 6 25 1 0 1 .219 .288 .342 .630
2013 23 AA COR 73 323 273 56 81 39 20 0 19 55 23 5 42 96 2 1 5 .297 .399 .579 .978
2013 23 AAA OKL 62 266 219 50 68 29 7 4 18 53 22 3 41 65 0 2 4 .311 .425 .626 1.051
2014 24 AAA OKL 13 61 51 17 18 8 4 1 3 9 4 0 9 15 0 0 1 .353 .459 .647 1.106
2014 24 MAJ HOU 78 345 295 45 68 29 8 1 20 51 5 2 39 114 0 2 9 .231 .336 .468 .804
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Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position     ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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George Springer 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. 24 @Oak Did not play.
Jul. 23 @Oak Did not play.
Jul. 22 @Oak Did not play.
Jul. 20 @CWS Did not play.
Jul. 19 @CWS 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .336 .468 .804
Jul. 18 @CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .337 .460 .797
Jul. 13 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .338 .465 .803
Jul. 12 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .341 .470 .811
Jul. 11 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 9 @Tex 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .342 .475 .817
Jul. 8 @Tex 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .342 .466 .808
Jul. 7 @Tex 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .341 .458 .799
Jul. 6 @LAA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .343 .463 .806
Jul. 5 @LAA 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 .239 .347 .470 .817
Jul. 4 @LAA 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .350 .477 .827
Jul. 3 @LAA 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .240 .344 .465 .809
Jul. 2 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .346 .469 .815
Jul. 1 Sea 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .350 .476 .826
Jun. 30 Sea 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .245 .353 .482 .835
Jun. 29 Det 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .244 .351 .471 .822
Jun. 28 Det 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .343 .467 .810
Jun. 27 Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .344 .470 .814
Jun. 26 Atl 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .343 .474 .817
Jun. 25 Atl 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .341 .463 .804
Jun. 24 Atl 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .342 .467 .809
Jun. 22 @TB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .241 .345 .459 .804
Jun. 21 @TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .343 .463 .806
Jun. 20 @TB 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .344 .470 .814
Jun. 19 @TB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .346 .460 .806
Jun. 18 @Was 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .246 .347 .464 .811
Last 7 Days 10 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 .100 .182 .400 .582
Last 14 Days 35 6 5 0 0 3 5 3 15 1 0 1 0 0 .143 .231 .400 .631
Last 30 Days 91 15 17 1 0 8 15 14 38 4 0 3 0 1 .187 .315 .462 .777

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George Springer: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 77 8 71 1

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George Springer Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201472124132.194.389.774

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20142233316383.242.493.811

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014147165202.204.340.648

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20141482915313.257.595.959
George Springer 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 21 A TRI 33 28 6.1% 6.1% 1.00 93% .160 .214
2012 22 A+ LAN 500 433 11.2% 26.2% 0.43 70% .411 .241
2012 22 AA COR 81 73 7.4% 30.9% 0.24 66% .304 .123
2013 23 AA COR 323 273 13% 29.7% 0.44 65% .392 .282
2013 23 AAA OKL 266 219 15.4% 24.4% 0.63 70% .368 .315
2014 24 AAA OKL 61 51 14.8% 24.6% 0.60 71% .455 .294
2014 24 MAJ HOU 345 295 11.3% 33% 0.34 61% .298 .237
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2014 Stat Review for George Springer    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.231 AVG
POOR
61% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.298 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.468 SLG
GOOD
.237 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.34 BB/K
WEAK
11.3% BB Rate
GREAT
33.0% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.804 OPS
GOOD
.336 OBP
GOOD

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George Springer: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Springer (knee/quad) remains out of the lineup Tuesday against the A's.

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Springer is not in the lineup Sunday vs. the White Sox due to right knee and quad soreness, Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Springer hit his 20th home run of the season Saturday against the White Sox.

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Springer (knee) is back in the lineup Saturday against the Red Sox.

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Springer was scratched from Friday's lineup with right knee discomfort, Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Springer has been scratched from Friday's lineup, Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Springer hit a two-run homer -- his 19th of the season and second in as many days -- during Wednesday night's win over the Rangers.

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Springer clubbed his 18th home run of the season during Tuesday's win at Texas.

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Springer struck out in all four of his plate appearances during Sunday's loss to the Angels.

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Springer will make his first career start in center field Friday against the Angels.

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Springer went 1-for-3 with a walk, a two-run homer and a stolen base during Monday's loss to Seattle.

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Springer hit an RBI double, drew three walks, stole a base and scored a run during Sunday's win over the Tigers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Springer's first full season line was pretty much as anticipated: lots of homers, steals and strikeouts. Despite the big 6-foot-3 frame, he is fairly lean, weighing just 200 pounds. As he matures, Springer figures to put on some muscle, which should only add to his power potential. He is going to need to fix the hole in his swing if he wants to continue to succeed in the upper minors. Springer has outstanding upside, and in Minute Maid Park he could emerge as a five-tool player. He will need more seasoning, though, so do not expect him to arrive this year as anything more than a September callup.

2012

The Astros' toolsy 2011 first-round draft pick arrived with much fanfare, signing with the team right before the August deadline. Athletic and fast, he figures to play a competent center field with decent power and speed. Springer may always struggle with contact, as his college numbers reveal serious holes in his swing (161 strikeouts in 692 at-bats). He's probably two years away from being a major league regular and will likely open at Low-A Lexington. For now, he's considered the Astros' center fielder of the future.