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Jorge Bonifacio

24-Year-Old Outfielder – Kansas City Royals

2017 Stats

AVG

.252

HR

15

RBI

35

R

48

SB

1

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Bonifacio had his best season as a professional in 2016. The 23-year-old outfielder slashed .277/.351/.461 in 134 games in his first crack at Triple-A. He posted career highs in home runs and RBI with...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 220   DOB: 6/4/1993   BORN: Santo Domingo, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By KC In 2009  

August 13, 2017  –  Jorge Bonifacio News

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Bonifacio went 2-for-5 with a homer, two runs scored and two RBI in Sunday's 14-6 win over the White Sox.

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Jorge Bonifacio 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 17 R SUR 21 86 76 9 16 5 0 5 0 6 1 2 6 31 1 2 1 .211 .271 .342 .613
2011 18 R BUR 62 258 236 26 67 31 20 4 7 30 5 6 16 58 0 3 3 .284 .333 .492 .825
2012 19 A KAN 105 448 412 54 116 36 20 6 10 61 6 3 30 84 2 0 4 .282 .336 .432 .768
2013 20 R SUR 9 35 30 4 9 5 3 2 0 6 1 0 4 6 0 0 1 .300 .400 .533 .933
2013 20 A WIL 54 234 206 32 61 16 11 3 2 29 0 2 23 40 0 3 2 .296 .368 .408 .776
2013 20 AA NOR 25 105 93 15 28 9 7 0 2 19 2 1 11 23 0 1 0 .301 .371 .441 .812
2014 21 AA NOR 132 566 505 49 116 28 20 4 4 51 8 3 50 127 0 6 5 .230 .302 .309 .611
2015 22 AA NOR 125 536 483 60 116 49 30 2 17 64 3 2 42 126 1 5 5 .240 .305 .416 .721
2016 23 AAA OMA 134 558 495 82 137 47 22 6 19 86 6 2 51 130 3 2 7 .277 .351 .461 .812
2017 24 AAA OMA 13 57 51 6 16 7 2 2 3 12 0 0 6 8 0 0 0 .314 .386 .608 .994
2017 24 MAJ KC 89 360 325 48 82 28 12 1 15 35 1 0 32 101 0 1 2 .252 .322 .434 .756
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Career  (View All)     89 360 325 48 82 28 12 1 15 35 1 0 32 101 0 1 2 .252 .322 .434 .756

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

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Jorge Bonifacio 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. 19 Cle Did not play.
Aug. 18 Cle Did not play.
Aug. 16 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 15 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 14 @Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .322 .434 .756
Aug. 13 @CWS 6 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .323 .436 .759
Aug. 12 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 11 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 10 @StL Did not play.
Aug. 9 @StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .323 .429 .752
Aug. 8 StL 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .254 .327 .434 .761
Aug. 7 StL Did not play.
Aug. 6 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 6 Sea 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .327 .438 .765
Aug. 4 Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .325 .439 .764
Aug. 3 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 2 @Bal 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .328 .444 .772
Aug. 1 @Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .326 .445 .771
Jul. 31 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 30 @Bos 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .327 .446 .773
Jul. 29 @Bos 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .332 .454 .786
Jul. 28 @Bos 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .335 .460 .795
Jul. 26 @Det 6 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .333 .461 .794
Jul. 25 @Det 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .333 .464 .797
Jul. 24 @Det 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .331 .464 .795
Jul. 23 CWS 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .327 .450 .777
Jul. 22 CWS 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .324 .440 .764
Jul. 21 CWS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .325 .431 .756
Jul. 20 Det 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .323 .431 .754
Jul. 19 Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .323 .434 .757
Last 7 Games 10 2 3 0 0 1 2 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .600 .900
Last 14 Games 20 3 4 0 0 1 2 2 10 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .273 .350 .623
Last 30 Games 73 13 18 0 0 4 7 6 30 0 0 0 0 2 .247 .304 .411 .715

Jorge Bonifacio: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 85 9 1 75 3

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Jorge Bonifacio: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 115

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Jorge Bonifacio Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201791115130.242.462.750

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172343710221.256.423.758

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017154226101.240.396.729

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017171269250.263.468.779
Jorge Bonifacio vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Danny Salazar CLE 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833

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Jorge Bonifacio 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 17 R SUR 86 76 7% 36% 0.19 59% .340 .131
2011 18 R BUR 258 236 6.2% 22.5% 0.28 75% .345 .208
2012 19 A KAN 448 412 6.7% 18.8% 0.36 80% .333 .150
2013 20 R SUR 35 30 11.4% 17.1% 0.67 80% .375 .233
2013 20 A WIL 234 206 9.8% 17.1% 0.58 81% .353 .112
2013 20 AA NOR 105 93 10.5% 21.9% 0.48 75% .377 .140
2014 21 AA NOR 566 505 8.8% 22.4% 0.39 75% .295 .079
2015 22 AA NOR 536 483 7.8% 23.5% 0.33 74% .287 .176
2016 23 AAA OMA 558 495 9.1% 23.3% 0.39 74% .339 .184
2017 24 AAA OMA 57 51 10.5% 14% 0.75 84% .325 .294
2017 24 MAJ KC 360 325 8.9% 28.1% 0.32 69% .319 .182
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Career     360 325 8.9% 28.1% 0.32 69% .319 .182

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Jorge Bonifacio Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2017 LF 57 1 12 0 1 20 -1 34 1
2017 CF 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0
2017 RF 659 -1 150 -5 -1 340 -6 282 -5
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2017 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 RF -3 -4 3 0 0 -3 -1 -2 0 -6

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2017 Stat Review for Jorge Bonifacio    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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0.32 BB/K
WEAK
8.9% BB Rate
GOOD
28.1% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.756 OPS
WEAK
.322 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.252 AVG
WEAK
.319 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.434 SLG
WEAK
.182 ISO
GOOD

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Jorge Bonifacio: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

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Bonifacio, who had started nearly every game since he was called up April 21, is adjusting to a reduce role caused by the acquisition of Melky Cabrera, Wilson Alexander of MLB.com reports.

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Bonifacio is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Orioles.

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Bonifacio is not in the lineup Monday against the the Orioles.

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Bonifacio could see more time as the Royals' designated hitter over the rest of the season, Rustin Dodd of The Kansas City Star reports.

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Bonifacio went 3-for-5 with a solo home run during Monday's win over Detroit.

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Bonifacio went 1-for-3 with a solo homer and a walk Sunday against the White Sox.

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Bonifacio went 1-for-4 with a home run against the White Sox on Saturday after sitting out Friday with foot soreness.

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Bonifacio (foot) is back in the lineup Saturday against the White Sox, Rustin Dodd of The Kansas City Star reports.

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Bonifacio is sitting out Friday due to soreness in his foot, Maria Torres of the Kansas City Star reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

In the first half, Bonifacio hit 13 homers and slashed .250/.313/.471 in 62 games with Double-A Northwest Arkansas, primarily as a 21-year-old. Those numbers certainly suggested that Bonifacio was on track to realizing his potential as a run-producing right fielder after struggling mightily his first full season at Double-A in 2014. He then proceeded to hit four home runs and slash .230/.296/.362 in 63 games in the second half, essentially negating all the prospect momentum he had gained with his strong first half. The truth is probably somewhere in the middle, as a late-season slump can be somewhat explained given the brutal heat in the Texas League in July and August. One thing working in Bonifacio’s favor is that he doesn’t turn 23 until June 4, and yet he already has 1,207 plate appearances under his belt at Double-A. This is still a player worth monitoring in dynasty leagues, as he has plus raw power and could be about a year away from reaching the majors.

2015

Bonifacio is a bit ahead of schedule in his development, having spent the entire 2014 season with Double-A Northwest Arkansas at age 21. The outfielder remains a work in progress, however, as a .230/.302/.309 slash line and 22.4% strikeout rate left much to be desired. He stole just eight bases and hit four homers in 132 games at the Double-A level, where he'll presumably begin his 2015 campaign. If he can show enough improvement, there's a chance he'll get to Triple-A by the end of the season, but it's unlikely he sees the majors due to Kansas City's organizational depth in the outfield.

2014

While his older brother, Emilio, has built a career on speed and defense, the 20-year-old Jorge is looking to make more noise with his bat than his glove. He opened the 2013 season with the Royals' entry in the Arizona Rookie League, and after an immediate display of power and stronger plate discipline, he was promoted to High-A Wilmington, where he went on to post a .296/.368/.408 slash line, before a broken hamate bone landed him on the disabled list for nearly two months. He eventually worked his way back and even earned a promotion to Double-A at the end of July, where he continued to post a superb walk rate and a solid .300 average. Unfortunately, the power took longer to return, and he saw an increase in strikeouts while attempting to get it back. His talent level and end-of-season performance has earned him the right to continue his development at the Double-A level, and if he continues to exhibit strong plate discipline, a promotion to Triple-A at some point in 2014 seems very likely.

2013

Bonifacio quietly produced a strong line in the pitcher-friendly Midwest League last season, hitting. 282/.336/.432 with 10 homers over 448 plate appearances. Unlike his older brother Emilio, Bonifacio projects to have above average power and his impact as a basestealer figures to be limited (6-for-9 in 2012). The Royals will bring him along slowly, but Bonifacio's ability to hold his own against older competition (he was the fourth-youngest player in the league on Opening Day) bodes well for his chances of succeeding as he advances, especially since he possesses steady contact skills (81%) for a young hitter with pop. Look for Bonifacio to spend most of the year at High-A, but another strong showing will likely open eyes beyond Kansas City as he already projects to be an above-average regular.