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Kevin Plawecki

26-Year-Old Catcher – New York Mets

2017 Stats

AVG

.125

HR

0

RBI

4

R

1

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Plawecki suffered through a rocky rookie campaign in 2015, and although some believed he'd be better served getting everyday experience in the minors, he made the Opening Day roster as the backup catc...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 224   DOB: 2/26/1991   BORN: Carmel, IN   COLLEGE: Purdue   DRAFTED: By NYM In 2012  

May 25, 2017  –  Kevin Plawecki News

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Plawecki was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Kevin Plawecki 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
2012 21 A BRO 61 252 216 26 54 15 8 0 7 27 0 0 25 24 0 3 8 .250 .345 .384 .729
2013 22 A SAV 65 282 245 35 77 31 24 1 6 43 1 0 23 32 0 4 10 .314 .390 .494 .884
2013 22 A+ ST. 60 239 204 25 60 16 14 0 2 37 0 0 19 21 1 1 14 .294 .391 .392 .783
2014 23 AA BIN 58 249 224 33 73 24 18 0 6 43 0 0 16 27 0 4 5 .326 .378 .487 .865
2014 23 AAA LAS 43 170 152 25 43 11 6 0 5 21 0 0 14 21 2 1 1 .283 .345 .421 .766
2015 24 AAA LAS 22 90 85 7 19 7 5 1 1 9 0 0 3 12 0 0 2 .224 .267 .341 .608
2015 24 MAJ NYM 73 258 233 18 51 12 9 0 3 21 0 0 17 60 1 3 4 .219 .280 .296 .576
2016 25 AAA LAS 55 207 190 27 57 19 11 0 8 40 0 1 13 19 0 2 2 .300 .348 .484 .832
2016 25 MAJ NYM 48 151 132 6 26 7 6 0 1 11 0 0 17 33 0 0 2 .197 .298 .265 .563
2017 26 AAA LAS 62 266 239 35 79 27 17 1 9 44 0 0 16 37 0 5 6 .331 .380 .523 .903
2017 26 MAJ NYM 10 28 24 1 3 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 2 4 0 1 1 .125 .214 .167 .381
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3-Year Averages     60 203 182 12 38 9 7 0 2 16 0 0 17 46 0 1 3 .209 .286 .280 .566
Career  (View All)     131 437 389 25 80 20 16 0 4 36 0 0 36 97 1 4 7 .206 .282 .278 .560

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

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Kevin Plawecki 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
May. 24 SD Did not play.
May. 23 SD Did not play.
May. 21 LAA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .214 .167 .381
May. 20 LAA Did not play.
May. 19 LAA Did not play.
May. 17 @Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .150 .250 .200 .450
May. 16 @Ari Did not play.
May. 15 @Ari Did not play.
May. 14 @Mil Did not play.
May. 13 @Mil 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .263 .250 .513
May. 12 @Mil Did not play.
May. 10 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083 .200 .083 .283
May. 9 SF Did not play.
May. 8 SF Did not play.
May. 7 Mia Did not play.
May. 6 Mia 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 .125 .200 .125 .325
May. 5 Mia Did not play.
May. 3 @Atl Did not play.
May. 2 @Atl 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .334
May. 1 @Atl Did not play.
Apr. 30 @Was 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Apr. 29 @Was Did not play.
Apr. 28 @Was 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Apr. 27 Atl Did not play.
Apr. 26 Atl Did not play.
Apr. 23 Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Apr. 22 Was Did not play.
Apr. 21 Was 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Apr. 20 Phi Did not play.
Apr. 19 Phi Did not play.
Last 7 Games 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .111 .000 .111
Last 14 Games 16 0 2 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .125 .211 .188 .399
Last 30 Games 24 1 3 1 0 0 4 2 4 0 0 1 1 0 .125 .214 .167 .381
Kevin Plawecki 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
Aug. 14 El Paso 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 1.000 1.400
Aug. 13 El Paso 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 .200 .000 .200
Aug. 12 El Paso 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 1.000
Aug. 10 Reno 5 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .600 1.000
Aug. 9 Reno 4 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .750 1.000
Aug. 7 Reno 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Aug. 6 Okla City 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
Aug. 4 Okla City 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
Aug. 3 Okla City 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 1 ColoSprings 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Jul. 31 ColoSprings 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .200 .250 .450
Jul. 29 ColoSprings 2 1 2 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.500 3.500
Jul. 28 Nashville 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Jul. 26 Nashville 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .400 .500 .900
Jul. 25 Nashville 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Jul. 24 Memphis 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Jul. 22 Memphis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Jul. 20 Fresno 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100
Jul. 19 Fresno 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jul. 17 Fresno 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
Last 7 Days 22 4 7 2 1 1 5 1 4 0 0 0 1 .318 .333 .636 .969
Last 14 Days 38 7 11 2 1 1 6 2 8 0 0 2 3 .289 .333 .474 .807
Last 30 Days 75 10 24 3 1 2 13 7 15 0 0 4 3 .320 .393 .467 .860

Kevin Plawecki: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 8
2016 45
2015 70

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Kevin Plawecki: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 20 1

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Kevin Plawecki Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201740000.000.000.000
2016363120.250.361.651
2015414240.122.268.411

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017201040.150.200.450
2016963090.177.229.530
2015192141170.240.302.609

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017131010.000.000.125
2016573020.158.158.462
20151059150.190.248.521

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017110030.273.364.697
2016753190.227.347.639
201512892160.242.336.622
Kevin Plawecki vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jaime Garcia NY-A 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

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Kevin Plawecki Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 21 A BRO 252 216 9.9% 9.5% 1.04 89% .250 .134
2013 22 A SAV 282 245 8.2% 11.3% 0.72 87% .336 .180
2013 22 A+ ST. 239 204 7.9% 8.8% 0.90 90% .319 .098
2014 23 AA BIN 249 224 6.4% 10.8% 0.59 88% .344 .161
2014 23 AAA LAS 170 152 8.2% 12.4% 0.67 86% .299 .138
2015 24 AAA LAS 90 85 3.3% 13.3% 0.25 86% .250 .117
2015 24 MAJ NYM 258 233 6.6% 23.3% 0.28 74% .277 .077
2016 25 AAA LAS 207 190 6.3% 9.2% 0.68 90% .297 .184
2016 25 MAJ NYM 151 132 11.3% 21.9% 0.52 75% .255 .068
2017 26 AAA LAS 266 239 6% 13.9% 0.43 85% .354 .192
2017 26 MAJ NYM 28 24 7.1% 14.3% 0.50 83% .143 .042
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3-Year Averages     203 182 8.4% 22.7% 0.37 75% .267 .071
Career     437 389 8.2% 22.2% 0.37 75% .260 .072

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Kevin Plawecki Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 C 602.7 0 0 0 0 291 0 112 0
2016 C 349.7 0 0 0 0 172 0 66 0
2017 P 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 C 59 0 0 0 0 38 0 13 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 C 5 1 0 0 1 0 10 17
2016 C 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3
2017 P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 C 0 0 0 0 1 0 -1 0

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2017 Stat Review for Kevin Plawecki    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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0.50 BB/K
GOOD
7.1% BB Rate
WEAK
14.3% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.381 OPS
TERRIBLE
.214 OBP
TERRIBLE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.125 AVG
TERRIBLE
.143 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.167 SLG
TERRIBLE
.042 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Kevin Plawecki: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Plawecki went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI in Saturday's loss to the Brewers.

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Plawecki was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas on Thursday.

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Plawecki was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Tuesday, Marc Carig of Newsday reports.

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Plawecki went 2-for-3 with a solo home run, his first of the spring, in Saturday's Grapefruit League game against the Cardinals.

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Plawecki (knee) will catch and bat eighth in the lineup for Tuesday's Grapefruit League game against the Astros, Matt Ehalt of The Record reports.

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Plawecki (knee) will serve as the Mets' designated hitter for Sunday's Grapefruit League game against the Tigers, Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reports.

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Plawecki (knee) is expected to begin working out again Monday, The New York Daily News reports.

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X-rays on Plawecki's left knee came back negative following his departure from Saturday's Grapefruit League game, James Wagner of the New York Times reports.

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Plawecki left Saturday's Grapefruit League game after he was upended in a home plate collision with Rafael Bautista.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

The Mets turned to Plawecki after Travis d'Arnaud went down with an injury in late April, and the results in 73 games with the big club suggest he was not ready. His plate discipline unraveled against major-league pitching, as Plawecki struck out at a 23.3% clip while walking just 6.6% of the time, leading to a .576 OPS in 258 plate appearances. He had not posted a strikeout rate over 14 percent at any of his stops in the minors. Things only got worse down the stretch as Plawecki limped to a .148 average over the final month of the season (4-for-27) and did not log a single at-bat during the team's postseason run. He was able to offset his lack of offensive production to a certain extent in real life with his ability behind the dish, and the Mets may have Plawecki split time with d'Arnaud this season. Plawecki's ceiling is capped by his modest power, and the floor he showed in 2015 will likely keep him only on the margins of mixed-league consideration.

2015

As a catcher with close proximity to the big leagues and the defense to stick behind the plate, Plawecki has some value. After being drafted with the 35th pick in the 2012 draft, Plawecki has hit at every level, sporting a .295/.372/.439 slash line in two-plus seasons in the minor leagues. He had 11 home runs and 24 doubles in 419 plate appearances between Double-A Binghamton and Triple-A Las Vegas in 2014, so thereís a chance that he could offer 15-homer pop over a full season as a big leaguer. He will return to Las Vegas to start the 2015 campaign, as he played just 43 games at that level last season, but he may be blocked when he is ready for a promotion to the majors. Travis díArnaud is the teamís catcher of the future, but Plawecki should eventually displace Anthony Recker as díArnaudís backup.

2014

Plawecki, selected as first-round supplemental pick in 2012 out of Purdue, had a breakthrough 2013 campaign. He posted a .311/.388/.492 line with six home runs and 43 RBI in 65 games at Low-A Savannah to earn a promotion to High-A St. Lucie. Plawecki continued his fine play at St. Lucie and finished the season with a 42:53 BB:K in 521 plate appearances, and that steady eye at the plate has been a hallmark of his career. He is solid defensively, receiving pitches well and calling games effectively, but is just mediocre in terms of throwing out runners. Plawecki should hit for average in his career and provide decent power, and he will likely start 2014 back at St. Lucie.