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Cory Spangenberg

26-Year-Old Second Baseman – San Diego Padres

2017 Stats

AVG

.275

HR

12

RBI

43

R

47

SB

8

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

A severe quadriceps injury limited Spangenberg to just 14 games for the Padres last season, which opened up a slew of at-bats at second base. The former first-round pick was progressing in his rehab d...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 195   DOB: 3/16/1991   BORN: Clarks Summit, PA   COLLEGE: Indian River CC (FL)   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

August 16, 2017  –  Cory Spangenberg News

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Spangenberg went 2-for-4 with a home run, four RBI and two runs scored in Tuesday's win over the Phillies.

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Cory Spangenberg 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 EUG 25 121 86 20 33 11 10 0 1 20 10 4 31 15 0 2 2 .384 .545 .535 1.080
2011 20 A FOR 47 209 189 35 54 10 7 1 2 24 15 4 14 42 3 0 3 .286 .345 .365 .710
2012 21 A+ LAK 98 426 384 53 104 21 12 8 1 40 27 9 26 72 6 4 6 .271 .324 .352 .676
2013 22 A+ LAK 54 253 226 33 67 23 13 6 4 31 17 3 23 51 3 0 1 .296 .364 .460 .824
2013 22 AA SAN 76 319 287 35 83 15 10 3 2 20 19 11 17 61 11 2 2 .289 .331 .366 .697
2014 23 R PEO 2 8 6 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .167 .375 .500 .875
2014 23 A EUG 6 25 25 3 5 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 .200 .200 .280 .480
2014 23 AA SAN 66 304 281 38 93 27 17 8 2 22 14 9 15 63 8 0 0 .331 .365 .470 .835
2014 23 MAJ SD 20 65 62 7 18 5 2 1 2 9 4 2 2 14 1 0 0 .290 .313 .452 .765
2015 24 AA SAN 6 27 26 3 5 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .192 .222 .269 .491
2015 24 AAA EL 3 15 12 3 3 1 0 0 1 3 3 0 3 3 0 0 0 .250 .400 .500 .900
2015 24 MAJ SD 108 344 303 38 82 26 17 5 4 21 9 4 28 75 8 3 2 .271 .333 .399 .732
2016 25 MAJ SD 14 53 48 6 11 3 1 1 1 8 1 0 4 13 0 0 1 .229 .302 .354 .656
2017 26 AAA EL 17 72 66 8 23 5 3 1 1 7 3 2 4 8 0 0 2 .348 .403 .470 .873
2017 26 MAJ SD 97 368 338 47 93 26 12 2 12 43 8 2 25 99 2 1 2 .275 .328 .429 .757
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3-Year Averages     47 153 137 17 37 10 6 2 2 12 4 2 11 34 3 1 1 .270 .327 .387 .714
Career  (View All)     239 830 751 98 204 60 32 9 19 81 22 8 59 201 11 4 5 .272 .327 .414 .741

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Cory Spangenberg Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 20 Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .328 .429 .757
Aug. 19 Was 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .331 .434 .765
Aug. 18 Was 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .329 .432 .761
Aug. 17 Was 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .329 .435 .764
Aug. 16 Phi 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .332 .440 .772
Aug. 15 Phi 4 2 2 1 0 1 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .280 .333 .442 .775
Aug. 14 Phi 3 3 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .278 .331 .429 .760
Aug. 13 @LAD 4 2 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .324 .414 .738
Aug. 12 @LAD 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .321 .394 .715
Aug. 11 @LAD 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .319 .386 .705
Aug. 10 @Cin 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .317 .386 .703
Aug. 9 @Cin 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265 .319 .386 .705
Aug. 8 @Cin 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .320 .388 .708
Aug. 7 @Cin 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .321 .392 .713
Aug. 6 @Pit 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .270 .323 .394 .717
Aug. 5 @Pit 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .326 .399 .725
Aug. 4 @Pit 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .325 .404 .729
Aug. 2 Min 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .320 .402 .722
Aug. 1 Min 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .272 .321 .404 .725
Jul. 30 Pit Did not play.
Jul. 29 Pit 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .275 .324 .413 .737
Jul. 28 Pit 3 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .321 .406 .727
Jul. 27 NYM 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .314 .395 .709
Jul. 26 NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .312 .398 .710
Jul. 25 NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .313 .401 .714
Jul. 24 NYM 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .269 .314 .403 .717
Jul. 23 @SF 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .315 .408 .723
Jul. 22 @SF 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .312 .409 .721
Jul. 21 @SF 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .310 .409 .719
Jul. 20 @SF 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .306 .409 .715
Last 7 Games 24 6 8 1 0 2 5 2 9 2 0 0 0 1 .333 .385 .625 1.010
Last 14 Games 49 10 15 2 1 4 10 4 14 2 0 0 0 2 .306 .358 .633 .991
Last 30 Games 105 21 32 4 1 5 17 13 32 2 1 0 0 5 .305 .381 .505 .886

Cory Spangenberg: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 7 74 22 22
2016 13
2015 70 19 4 1 1 2 1
2014 3 9 4 4

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Cory Spangenberg Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017905281.211.278.512
2016153150.333.6001.074
2015555034.273.309.703

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172484210357.298.484.844
2016333031.182.242.448
2015248334185.270.419.738

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017172266216.302.465.832
2016212000.238.238.511
201515420384.260.416.745

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017166216222.247.392.677
2016274181.222.444.767
2015149181135.282.383.720
Cory Spangenberg vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Cory Spangenberg 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 EUG 121 86 25.6% 12.4% 2.07 83% .444 .151
2011 20 A FOR 209 189 6.7% 20.1% 0.33 78% .359 .079
2012 21 A+ LAK 426 384 6.1% 16.9% 0.36 81% .327 .081
2013 22 A+ LAK 253 226 9.1% 20.2% 0.45 77% .368 .164
2013 22 AA SAN 319 287 5.3% 19.1% 0.28 79% .358 .077
2014 23 R PEO 8 6 25% 0% 0.00 100% .167 .333
2014 23 A EUG 25 25 0% 24% 0.00 76% .263 .080
2014 23 AA SAN 304 281 4.9% 20.7% 0.24 78% .421 .139
2014 23 MAJ SD 65 62 3.1% 21.5% 0.14 77% .348 .162
2015 24 AA SAN 27 26 3.7% 7.4% 0.50 92% .208 .077
2015 24 AAA EL 15 12 20% 20% 1.00 75% .250 .250
2015 24 MAJ SD 344 303 8.1% 21.8% 0.37 75% .344 .128
2016 25 MAJ SD 53 48 7.5% 24.5% 0.31 73% .294 .125
2017 26 AAA EL 72 66 5.6% 11.1% 0.50 88% .386 .122
2017 26 MAJ SD 368 338 6.8% 26.9% 0.25 71% .355 .154
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3-Year Averages     153 137 7.2% 22.2% 0.32 75% .343 .117
Career     830 751 7.1% 24.2% 0.29 73% .346 .142

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Cory Spangenberg Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 2B 555.3 -2 123 -1 -1 0 263 -2 27 1 2 1 -4
2015 3B 131 4 21 4 0 4 94 1 13 0 1 2 1
2015 LF 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
2015 CF 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 3 0
2015 RF 5 -2 1 -1 -2 1 0 2 0
2016 2B 108 1 18 1 0 0 49 0 34 1 2 0 -2
2017 2B 42 0 10 0 0 0 24 0 20 0 0 0 -1
2017 3B 590.7 -7 112 -4 0 -7 318 0 186 -2 2 -1 -5
2017 LF 131.3 2 24 0 2 84 0 28 1
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 2B 0 0 1 -1 0 0
2015 3B 0 0 1 3 0 4
2015 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 RF 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1
2016 2B 0 1 0 1 0 2
2017 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 3B -1 0 -2 -6 0 -9
2017 LF 0 -2 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 2

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2017 Stat Review for Cory Spangenberg    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.25 BB/K
POOR
6.8% BB Rate
WEAK
26.9% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.757 OPS
WEAK
.328 OBP
AVERAGE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.275 AVG
GOOD
.355 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.429 SLG
WEAK
.154 ISO
WEAK

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Cory Spangenberg: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Spangenberg had himself a day at the plate Monday, going 3-for-3 with a walk, a home run, a stolen base and a trio of runs scored in a 7-4 win over the Phillies.

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Spangenberg went 2-for-4 with a pair of home runs and three RBI in a 6-4 loss to the Dodgers on Sunday.

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Spangenberg is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Reds, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.

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Spangenberg is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Pirates, Jeff Sanders of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Spangenberg went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run during Thursday's win over San Francisco.

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Spangenberg went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run during Wednesday's loss to Colorado.

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Spangenberg went 2-for-4 with a home run, a triple, and three RBI in Sunday's victory over the Giants.

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Spangenberg is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Giants.

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Spangenberg went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer against the Indians on Wednesday.

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Spangenberg went 2-for-3 with an RBI and his sixth stolen base of the season in Tuesday's 1-0 win over Cleveland.

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Spangenberg is not in the lineup Saturday against the Dodgers, Bob Scanlan of FOX Sports San Diego reports.

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Spangenberg reached base three times Friday, going 1-for-1 with a pair of walks, a stolen base and a run scored in a 1-0 win over the Tigers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Spangenberg continues to succeed in San Diego by spraying line drives across the field. He hit just four home runs, but mashed 17 doubles and five triples en route to a .271/.333/.399 line, a very strong performance for a 24-year-old middle infielder in Petco Park. In just over a half-seasonís worth of plate appearances, Spangenberg scored 38 times and stole nine bases. A versatile player, Spangenberg appeared at second base, third base, and all three outfield positions, and his versatility should keep him in the lineup this season. Despite his line-drive swing, Spangenberg probably strikes out too much to make a .300 season a possibility, as he struck out 21.7% of the time in 2015 and has posted similar numbers in the minor leagues. And his power is more of the gap-to-gap variety, and few fantasy formats care for hitters who specialize in doubles and triples.

2015

Spangenberg sustained a concussion early on last year and required more than two months to receive full clearance for a return to the lineup at Double-A San Antonio. Upholding his reputation as a contact hitter and basestealing threat, he proceeded to contribute a .331/.365/.470 line and 14 swipes (in 23 attempts) across 281 at-bats at the affiliate, earning a promotion to the Padres upon roster expansion in September. The presence of Yangervis Solarte limited Spangenberg to 65 plate appearances during the seasonís final month, but the infield prospect wasnít intimidated in his first trial against major league pitching, posting a formidable .290/.313/.452 slash line, two home runs, nine RBI, seven runs scored and four steals (in six attempts). With Will Middlebrooks coming over from Boston in a trade in December, Spangenberg will face additional competition for the starting third base job as he enters his age-25 season.

2014

At every step of his march through the minors, Spangenberg has tallied double-digit stolen bases while hitting better than .270. However, power has yet to emerge, as his final stop of 2013 at Double-A San Antonio included a .289/.331/.366 line with two homers and 19 steals in 287 at-bats. Spangenberg racked up 50 stolen base attempts over 130 minor league games last season, and has hit just 10 home runs in 300 career minor league games, so it is evident his future fantasy resource will be the stolen base.

2013

The 10th overall pick of the Padres in 2011, Spangenberg's numbers in the California League last season are something of a disappointment, but he was not drafted as a player with an extremely high ceiling. A concussion in late June limited Spangenberg to 98 games, while the bulk of his future rotisserie value figures to come on the basepaths, where he converted 27 of his 36 stolen-base attempts last season. Spangenberg controls the strike zone well and is expected to be a steady contact hitter, but he will likely spend all of 2013 trying to take the next step forward offensively at Double-A San Antonio before the Padres consider him as an option for their infield in 2014.

2012

Spangenberg was taken 10th overall in the 2011 draft by the Padres and immediately lived up to the hype when he debuted at Low-A ball and posted a .384/.545/.535 slash line over 20 games. He was advanced to High-A where he struggled with strikeouts a bit but still managed a .345 OBP. He is expected to hit for a high average although just how much power he will develop is yet to be seen. He'll likely begin the season back in High-A again in 2012, but should move fairly quickly through the system.