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Donald Lutz

25-Year-Old Outfielder – Cincinnati Reds

2014 Stats

AVG

.176

HR

0

RBI

1

R

2

SB

0

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 251   DOB: 2/6/1989   BORN: Watertown, NY   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

September 1, 2014  –  Donald Lutz News

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Donald Lutz 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 21 R BIL 55 233 203 36 58 21 10 4 7 28 6 2 21 45 0 5 4 .286 .356 .478 .834
2011 22 A DAY 123 506 465 85 140 46 23 3 20 75 5 4 34 125 0 0 7 .301 .358 .492 .850
2012 23 R GOO 4 17 14 3 9 4 2 2 0 5 0 0 3 4 0 0 0 .643 .706 1.071 1.777
2012 23 A+ BAK 63 277 253 42 67 38 18 3 17 51 7 2 19 71 0 1 4 .265 .325 .561 .886
2012 23 AA PEN 40 165 149 17 36 11 5 1 5 15 1 3 13 32 0 0 3 .242 .315 .389 .704
2013 24 AA PEN 65 255 229 35 56 23 12 4 7 30 4 1 19 56 0 1 6 .245 .318 .424 .742
2013 24 MAJ CIN 34 59 58 5 14 2 1 0 1 8 2 0 1 14 0 0 0 .241 .254 .310 .564
2014 25 AA PEN 23 97 89 16 32 15 7 2 6 16 1 0 7 17 0 0 1 .360 .412 .685 1.097
2014 25 AAA LOU 52 218 195 26 46 17 9 2 6 33 4 0 17 68 0 2 4 .236 .307 .395 .702
2014 25 MAJ CIN 28 54 51 2 9 4 4 0 0 1 0 0 3 19 0 0 0 .176 .222 .255 .477
3-Year Averages     34 59 58 5 14 2 1 0 1 8 2 0 1 14 0 0 0 .241 .254 .310 .565

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

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Donald Lutz 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
Sep. 28 Pit Did not play.
Sep. 27 Pit Did not play.
Sep. 26 Pit Did not play.
Sep. 25 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 24 Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .176 .222 .255 .477
Sep. 23 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 21 @StL Did not play.
Sep. 20 @StL Did not play.
Sep. 19 @StL Did not play.
Sep. 17 @ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .180 .226 .260 .486
Sep. 16 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .224 .261 .485
Sep. 15 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .178 .229 .267 .496
Sep. 14 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .234 .273 .507
Sep. 13 @Mil Did not play.
Sep. 12 @Mil Did not play.
Sep. 11 StL Did not play.
Sep. 10 StL Did not play.
Sep. 9 StL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .186 .239 .279 .518
Sep. 8 StL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .190 .244 .286 .530
Sep. 7 NYM Did not play.
Sep. 6 NYM 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .195 .250 .293 .543
Sep. 5 NYM 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .268 .316 .584
Sep. 4 @Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .275 .324 .599
Sep. 3 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 2 @Bal Did not play.
Aug. 31 @Pit Did not play.
Aug. 30 @Pit Did not play.
Aug. 29 @Pit Did not play.
Aug. 28 ChC Did not play.
Aug. 27 ChC Did not play.
Last 7 Days 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250
Last 30 Days 18 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222

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Donald Lutz: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 6 6 4 2 1
2013 18 17 1

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Donald Lutz Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201430000.333.333.667
2013150020.267.267.533

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014482010.167.250.466
2013435162.233.326.576

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014221000.091.091.291
2013262161.308.423.731

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014291010.241.379.621
2013323021.188.219.431
Donald Lutz 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 21 R BIL 233 203 9% 19.3% 0.47 78% .338 .192
2011 22 A DAY 506 465 6.7% 24.7% 0.27 73% .375 .191
2012 23 R GOO 17 14 17.6% 23.5% 0.75 71% .900 .428
2012 23 A+ BAK 277 253 6.9% 25.6% 0.27 72% .303 .296
2012 23 AA PEN 165 149 7.9% 19.4% 0.41 79% .277 .147
2013 24 AA PEN 255 229 7.5% 22% 0.34 76% .295 .179
2013 24 MAJ CIN 59 58 1.7% 23.7% 0.07 76% .302 .069
2014 25 AA PEN 97 89 7.2% 17.5% 0.41 81% .394 .325
2014 25 AAA LOU 218 195 7.8% 31.2% 0.25 65% .331 .159
2014 25 MAJ CIN 54 51 5.6% 35.2% 0.16 63% .281 .079
3-Year Averages     59 58 1.7% 23.7% 0.07 76% .302 .069

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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2014 Stat Review for Donald Lutz    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.176 AVG
TERRIBLE
63% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.281 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.255 SLG
TERRIBLE
.079 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.16 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.6% BB Rate
POOR
35.2% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.477 OPS
TERRIBLE
.222 OBP
TERRIBLE

Cincinnati Reds Roster

Donald Lutz: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Lutz was optioned to Triple-A Louisville on Saturday.

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Lutz will serve as the designated hitter and bat eighth Saturday against the Yankees, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.

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Lutz has been optioned to Triple-A.

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Lutz will make his first career start at first base Tuesday, Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports.

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Reds manager Bryan Price opted against using Lutz Monday against the Dodgers and lefty Hyun-Jin Ryu, instead having Todd Frazier play first base and Ramon Santiago at third.

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Lutz would probably be the player that the Reds would call up from the minors should they put Joey Votto on the DL, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Lutz, 25, is hitting .370/.418/.726 with five homers and 13 RBI through 18 games at Double-A Pensacola.

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Lutz played 35 games in winter ball in Mexico this offseason to make up for the lack of at-bats he had during the season, the Reds' official site reports.

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2014

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