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Greg Bird

24-Year-Old First Baseman – New York Yankees

2017 Stats

AVG

.100

HR

1

RBI

3

R

6

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Bird showed promise in 2015 when a season-ending injury to Mark Teixeira thrust the then 22-year-old into a starting role for a playoff team. He smacked 11 home runs with a .268 ISO in 46 games, but u...

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STATUS:  10-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Ankle     EST. RETURN:  7/1/2017
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 220   DOB: 11/9/1992
BORN: Memphis, TN   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 5th Rd   

June 21, 2017  –  Greg Bird News

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Bird (ankle/knee) received a cortisone shot after meeting with a specialist earlier this week and could resume baseball activities in 3-to-5 days, Erik Boland of Newsday reports.

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Greg Bird 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 18 R GUL 4 13 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 .083 .154 .083 .237
2012 19 R GUL 17 62 49 9 14 3 2 1 0 5 0 0 11 13 0 1 1 .286 .419 .367 .786
2012 19 A STA 11 47 40 4 16 6 4 0 2 8 0 0 6 10 0 0 1 .400 .489 .650 1.139
2013 20 A CHA 130 573 458 84 132 59 36 3 20 84 1 1 107 132 0 2 6 .288 .428 .511 .939
2014 21 A+ TAM 75 325 274 36 76 30 22 1 7 32 1 0 45 70 0 5 1 .277 .375 .442 .817
2014 21 AA TRE 27 116 95 16 24 15 8 0 7 11 0 0 18 27 0 1 2 .253 .379 .558 .937
2015 22 AA TRE 49 212 182 29 47 22 16 0 6 29 1 1 24 30 0 1 5 .258 .358 .445 .803
2015 22 AAA SCR 34 150 136 15 41 14 7 1 6 23 0 0 11 27 0 2 1 .301 .353 .500 .853
2015 22 MAJ NYY 46 178 157 26 41 20 9 0 11 31 0 0 19 53 0 1 1 .261 .343 .529 .872
2017 24 A+ TAM 6 22 17 2 6 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 .353 .500 .471 .971
2017 24 AAA SCR 6 28 21 4 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 7 3 0 0 0 .143 .357 .238 .595
2017 24 MAJ NYY 19 72 60 6 6 4 3 0 1 3 0 0 10 22 0 0 2 .100 .250 .200 .450
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3-Year Averages     46 178 157 26 41 20 9 0 11 31 0 0 19 53 0 1 1 .261 .343 .529 .871
Career  (View All)     65 250 217 32 47 24 12 0 12 34 0 0 29 75 0 1 3 .217 .316 .438 .754

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

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Greg Bird Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games 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. 21 LAA Did not play.
Jun. 20 LAA Did not play.
Jun. 18 @Oak Did not play.
Jun. 17 @Oak Did not play.
Jun. 16 @Oak Did not play.
Jun. 15 @Oak Did not play.
Jun. 14 @LAA Did not play.
Jun. 13 @LAA Did not play.
Jun. 12 @LAA Did not play.
Jun. 11 Bal Did not play.
Jun. 10 Bal Did not play.
Jun. 9 Bal Did not play.
Jun. 8 Bos Did not play.
Jun. 7 Bos Did not play.
Jun. 6 Bos Did not play.
Jun. 4 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 3 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 2 @Tor Did not play.
Jun. 1 @Tor Did not play.
May. 31 @Bal Did not play.
May. 30 @Bal Did not play.
May. 29 @Bal Did not play.
May. 28 Oak Did not play.
May. 27 Oak Did not play.
May. 26 Oak Did not play.
May. 24 KC Did not play.
May. 23 KC Did not play.
May. 22 KC Did not play.
May. 21 @TB Did not play.
May. 20 @TB Did not play.
Last 7 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Greg Bird Minors 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 AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jun. 14 Rochester 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Jun. 13 Rochester 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .400 .000 .400
Jun. 11 Lehigh Vly 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Jun. 10 Lehigh Vly 5 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .800 1.200
Jun. 9 Lehigh Vly 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 8 Lehigh Vly 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .600 .333 .933
Jun. 6 Jupiter 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750
Jun. 5 Jupiter 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jun. 4 Jupiter 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jun. 3 Jupiter 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .667 .500 1.167
Jun. 2 Charlotte 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .667 1.167
Jun. 1 Charlotte 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 21 4 3 2 0 0 1 7 3 0 0 0 0 .143 .357 .238 .595
Last 30 Days 38 6 9 4 0 0 4 12 4 0 0 0 0 .237 .420 .342 .762

Greg Bird: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 19
2015 46

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Greg Bird: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 70

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Greg Bird Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201740000.000.000.333
2015426270.238.405.752

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017566130.107.214.457
2015115209240.270.574.915

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017305120.133.300.616
201585125140.235.459.767

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017301010.067.100.276
201572146170.292.611.992
Greg Bird 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 18 R GUL 13 12 7.7% 30.8% 0.25 67% .125 .000
2012 19 R GUL 62 49 17.7% 21% 0.85 73% .378 .081
2012 19 A STA 47 40 12.8% 21.3% 0.60 75% .500 .250
2013 20 A CHA 573 458 18.7% 23% 0.81 71% .364 .223
2014 21 A+ TAM 325 274 13.8% 21.5% 0.64 74% .342 .165
2014 21 AA TRE 116 95 15.5% 23.3% 0.67 72% .274 .305
2015 22 AA TRE 212 182 11.3% 14.2% 0.80 84% .279 .187
2015 22 AAA SCR 150 136 7.3% 18% 0.41 80% .333 .199
2015 22 MAJ NYY 178 157 10.7% 29.8% 0.36 66% .319 .268
2017 24 A+ TAM 22 17 22.7% 4.5% 5.00 94% .375 .118
2017 24 AAA SCR 28 21 25% 10.7% 2.33 86% .167 .095
2017 24 MAJ NYY 72 60 13.9% 30.6% 0.45 63% .135 .100
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3-Year Averages     178 157 10.7% 29.8% 0.36 66% .319 .268
Career     250 217 11.6% 30% 0.39 65% .267 .221

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Greg Bird Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 1B 379.7 -1 35 1 -1 0 217 3 95 -1 -1 -1 4
2017 1B 149 -2 5 -2 0 -2 84 0 42 0 -1 -1 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 1B -1 0 -1 -1 0 -3
2017 1B 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Greg Bird    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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0.45 BB/K
GOOD
13.9% BB Rate
ELITE
30.6% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.450 OPS
TERRIBLE
.250 OBP
TERRIBLE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.100 AVG
TERRIBLE
.135 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.200 SLG
TERRIBLE
.100 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Greg Bird: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Bird (ankle/knee) will see a foot specialist Tuesday, Erik Boland of Newsday reports.

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Bird was returned from his rehab assignment due to a right knee contusion.

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Bird (ankle) experienced a setback in his rehab and will be examined by team doctors Friday, Erik Boland of Newsday Sports reports.

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Bird (ankle) might remain at Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre even after he's activated off the DL, Mike Mazzeo of the New York Daily News reports.

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Manager Joe Girardi hinted Sunday that Bird (ankle) likely won't be activated from the 10-day disabled list Monday, when the Yankees open a four-game series with the Angels in Anaheim, Mark Fischer of the Newark Star-Ledger reports. "Our people have determined that he's not ready to come back yet," Girardi said.

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Bird (ankle) will move his rehab to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, Brendan Kuty of NJ.com reports.

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Bird (ankle) played three innings in a simulated game Wednesday, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Thanks to an injury to Mark Teixeira, Bird was fast-tracked through the minors. He gave the Yankees 46 quality games and hit 11 home runs in just 178 plate appearances. Between all levels, Bird now has three straight 20-homer seasons, and it's that power that has the Yankees thinking he can be their first baseman of the future. The question will be if Bird can make enough contact to let the power shine. Bird struck out at a 29.8% clip, and only three qualified players struck out more often last year, so Bird will have to continue to show plus power to overcome the whiffs. He has the eye and the patience to make it work, plus he's a left-handed slugger who gets to play half his games in Yankee Stadium, but there is not much margin for error. It's all moot for 2016, unfortunately, as Bird underwent shoulder surgery in February and is slated to miss the entire season.

2015

Birdís minor league numbers look like those of a poor manís Joey Votto. In 2013 he walked 18.7% of the time with a 23.0% strikeout rate and posted a BABIP fueled .288/.428/.511 line with 20 home runs in 573 plate appearances. He followed that up last year by hitting 14 home runs with a .271/.376/.472 slash line in 441 plate appearances across stops at High-A Tampa and Double-A Trenton. While his power numbers took a hit at Tampa in the Florida State League, Birdís pop came back in a big way after getting promoted to Double-A. In just 27 games at Trenton, he hit seven of his 14 home runs on the season as a 21-year-old while putting walk and strikeout rates of 15.5% and 23.3%, respectively. Now, entering his age-22 season, Bird looks to pick up where he left off at Double-A, and if he does so, the Yankees could be looking at their first baseman of the future.