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Sandy Leon

27-Year-Old Catcher – Boston Red Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.322

HR

7

RBI

35

R

35

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Leon was an emergency acquisition late in spring training when the Red Sox learned of Christian Vazquez’s need for Tommy John surgery on his right elbow. Leon paired with Ryan Hanigan in a catcher com...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 225   DOB: 3/13/1989   BORN: Maracaibo, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

September 23, 2016  –  Sandy Leon News

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Leon is out of the lineup Friday against the Rays, the Boston Globe's Pete Abraham reports.

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Sandy Leon 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 A HAG 98 385 325 48 81 18 10 6 2 36 3 5 50 79 5 5 0 .249 .345 .335 .680
2011 22 A POT 109 416 370 36 93 28 21 1 6 43 1 3 33 69 9 3 1 .251 .312 .362 .674
2012 23 A AUB 5 18 15 3 5 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 .333 .444 .467 .911
2012 23 AA HAR 40 149 135 15 42 13 12 0 1 19 1 0 9 16 1 2 2 .311 .358 .422 .780
2012 23 AAA SYR 19 64 52 8 18 7 5 0 2 4 0 0 12 12 0 0 0 .346 .469 .558 1.027
2012 23 MAJ WAS 12 36 30 2 8 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 11 0 0 2 .267 .389 .333 .722
2013 24 A AUB 3 13 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .077 .077 .077 .154
2013 24 AA HAR 95 361 310 35 55 16 12 1 3 26 0 0 47 57 0 1 3 .177 .291 .252 .543
2013 24 MAJ WAS 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2014 25 AAA SYR 51 193 170 26 39 14 9 0 5 25 1 0 23 36 0 0 0 .229 .321 .371 .692
2014 25 MAJ WAS 20 70 64 7 10 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 6 20 0 0 0 .156 .229 .219 .448
2015 26 AAA PAW 26 111 99 8 26 5 4 0 1 13 0 1 10 23 0 0 2 .263 .342 .333 .675
2015 26 MAJ BOS 41 128 114 8 21 2 2 0 0 3 0 1 7 28 6 0 1 .184 .238 .202 .440
2016 27 AAA PAW 36 130 115 12 28 6 3 1 2 13 0 0 11 24 0 2 2 .243 .315 .339 .654
2016 27 MAJ BOS 73 267 239 35 77 26 17 2 7 35 0 0 21 61 3 2 2 .322 .379 .498 .877
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3-Year Averages     21 65 59 5 10 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 4 16 2 0 0 .169 .222 .186 .409
Career  (View All)     148 502 448 52 116 32 22 2 8 43 0 1 38 121 9 2 5 .259 .323 .371 .693

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

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Sandy Leon 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
Sep. 23 @TB Did not play.
Sep. 22 @Bal 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .379 .498 .877
Sep. 21 @Bal 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .377 .500 .877
Sep. 20 @Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .328 .383 .509 .892
Sep. 19 @Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .389 .518 .907
Sep. 18 NYY Did not play.
Sep. 17 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .395 .527 .922
Sep. 16 NYY 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .345 .402 .536 .938
Sep. 15 NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .347 .404 .537 .941
Sep. 14 Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .349 .407 .542 .949
Sep. 13 Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .354 .412 .550 .962
Sep. 12 Bal 3 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .356 .414 .553 .967
Sep. 11 @Tor 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .351 .412 .551 .963
Sep. 10 @Tor Did not play.
Sep. 9 @Tor 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .351 .408 .550 .958
Sep. 7 @SD 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .350 .408 .553 .961
Sep. 6 @SD 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .352 .411 .560 .971
Sep. 5 @SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .410 .563 .973
Sep. 4 @Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .354 .411 .566 .977
Sep. 3 @Oak 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .357 .415 .573 .988
Sep. 2 @Oak 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .356 .415 .572 .987
Aug. 31 TB 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .350 .405 .571 .976
Aug. 30 TB 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .351 .406 .575 .981
Aug. 29 TB 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .408 .578 .986
Aug. 28 KC 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .349 .406 .580 .986
Aug. 27 KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .349 .404 .584 .988
Aug. 26 KC 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .358 .413 .599 1.012
Aug. 25 @TB Did not play.
Aug. 24 @TB 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .369 .425 .618 1.043
Aug. 23 @TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .432 .625 1.057
Last 7 Games 19 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 7 0 0 0 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .153
Last 14 Games 37 3 6 2 0 0 5 2 12 0 0 1 1 0 .162 .220 .216 .436
Last 30 Games 90 7 20 4 0 0 9 7 28 0 0 1 1 0 .222 .283 .267 .550

Sandy Leon: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 69 2
2015 37 1 2
2014 20
2013 1
2012 12

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Sandy Leon Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201666124170.379.6211.077
2015340010.059.059.118
2014233000.217.261.511

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016173233180.301.451.797
2015808020.238.263.569
2014414130.122.195.413

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016118192130.331.500.880
2015526020.212.250.491
2014282000.107.143.281

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016121165220.314.496.874
2015622010.161.161.397
2014365130.194.278.570
Sandy Leon 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 A HAG 385 325 13% 20.5% 0.63 76% .324 .086
2011 22 A POT 416 370 7.9% 16.6% 0.48 81% .295 .111
2012 23 A AUB 18 15 16.7% 11.1% 1.50 87% .385 .134
2012 23 AA HAR 149 135 6% 10.7% 0.56 88% .347 .111
2012 23 AAA SYR 64 52 18.8% 18.8% 1.00 77% .421 .212
2012 23 MAJ WAS 36 30 11.1% 30.6% 0.36 63% .421 .066
2013 24 A AUB 13 13 0% 23.1% 0.00 77% .100 .000
2013 24 AA HAR 361 310 13% 15.8% 0.82 82% .208 .075
2013 24 MAJ WAS 1 1 0% 100% 0.00 0% .000 .000
2014 25 AAA SYR 193 170 11.9% 18.7% 0.64 79% .264 .142
2014 25 MAJ WAS 70 64 8.6% 28.6% 0.30 69% .209 .063
2015 26 AAA PAW 111 99 9% 20.7% 0.43 77% .333 .070
2015 26 MAJ BOS 128 114 5.5% 21.9% 0.25 75% .244 .018
2016 27 AAA PAW 130 115 8.5% 18.5% 0.46 79% .292 .096
2016 27 MAJ BOS 267 239 7.9% 22.8% 0.34 74% .409 .176
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3-Year Averages     65 59 6.2% 24.6% 0.25 73% .233 .017
Career     502 448 7.6% 24.1% 0.31 73% .339 .112

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2016 Stat Review for Sandy Leon    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.322 AVG
ELITE
74% Contact Rate
POOR
.409 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.498 SLG
GREAT
.176 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.34 BB/K
WEAK
7.9% BB Rate
AVERAGE
22.8% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.877 OPS
ELITE
.379 OBP
ELITE

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Sandy Leon: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Leon went 0-for-4 with a run scored in Wednesday night's win over Baltimore. He is now hitless in his last 17 at-bats.

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Leon is out of the lineup Sunday against the Yankees, Evan Drellich of the Boston Herald reports.

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Leon is out of the lineup Monday against the Padres, Evan Drellich of the Boston Herald reports.

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Leon is out of Tuesday's lineup against the Rays, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Leon is not in the lineup Thursday against the Rays, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Leon went 1-for-3 with a homer and a walk in Boston's 4-3 loss to Detroit on Thursday.

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Leon went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in Wednesday's rain-shortened game against the Orioles.

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Leon, who did not play Monday in Cleveland, will return to the starting lineup for games in Baltimore on Tuesday and Wednesday, Evan Drellich of the Boston Herald reports.

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Leon is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Diamondbacks, Evan Drellich of the Boston Herald reports.

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Leon is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Dodgers, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

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2016

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2015

Back in 2012, Leon seemed like he might have a future behind the plate. He hit better than .300 across three minor league levels and didn't look out of place during a big league callup. Given Wilson Ramos' inability to stay healthy, the door was open for him to establish himself as Ramos' top backup and a potential Francisco Cervelli-like modest fantasy asset. Two years later though, following a .177 showing at Double-A and .229 performance at Triple-A, Leon's status has dropped to that of pure organizational depth, a guy you call up when you have no other options. He's got a decent defensive reputation, but unless Leon finds those base hits he lost after 2012, that status isn't going to change.

2013

Entering 2012, Leon figured to be a future backup, a catcher with solid defensive skills but not much of a stick, but after hitting .322 across three minor league levels he might have changed that perception. With Wilson Ramos and Kurt Suzuki ahead of him on the depth chart he will likely get a full season at Triple-A to prove that performance was not a fluke.