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Marcus Semien

23-Year-Old Third Baseman – Chicago White Sox

2014 Stats

AVG

.218

HR

3

RBI

18

R

22

SB

3

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Semien is the latest White Sox prospect to run the minor league gamut. He finished 2012 in virtual obscurity at High-A, but he found his way into 21 September contests for the big league club. Stellar...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 195   DOB: 9/17/1990   BORN: San Francisco, CA   COLLEGE: California   DRAFTED: 6th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Marcus Semien Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year deal with the White Sox in March 2014

June 23, 2014  –  Marcus Semien News

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Assistant general manager Buddy Bell said Semien is comfortable enough in the outfield to play left in the big leagues, but he is not quite ready for everyday action, the White Sox's official site reports.

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Marcus Semien 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 20 A KAN 60 262 229 35 58 20 15 2 3 26 3 4 22 53 6 3 2 .253 .320 .376 .696
2012 21 A WIN 107 487 418 80 114 50 31 5 14 59 11 5 55 97 6 3 5 .273 .362 .471 .833
2013 22 AA BIR 105 483 393 90 114 41 21 5 15 49 20 5 84 66 2 0 4 .290 .420 .483 .903
2013 22 AAA CHA 32 142 125 20 33 16 11 1 4 17 4 0 14 24 0 2 1 .264 .338 .464 .802
2013 22 MAJ CWS 21 71 69 7 18 6 4 0 2 7 2 2 1 22 0 1 0 .261 .268 .406 .674
2014 23 AAA CHA 73 321 270 49 68 30 17 3 10 42 4 2 44 53 0 3 4 .252 .361 .448 .809
2014 23 MAJ CWS 43 181 165 22 36 11 7 1 3 18 3 0 16 57 0 0 0 .218 .287 .327 .614
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3-Year Averages     21 71 69 7 18 6 4 0 2 7 2 2 1 22 0 1 0 .261 .268 .406 .673

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

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Marcus Semien 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. 20 Bal Did not play.
Aug. 19 Bal Did not play.
Aug. 18 Bal Did not play.
Aug. 17 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 16 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 15 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 13 @SF Did not play.
Aug. 12 @SF Did not play.
Aug. 10 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 9 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 8 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 7 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 6 Tex Did not play.
Aug. 5 Tex Did not play.
Aug. 4 Tex Did not play.
Aug. 3 Min Did not play.
Aug. 2 Min Did not play.
Aug. 1 Min Did not play.
Jul. 31 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 30 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 29 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 27 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 26 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 25 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 24 @Min Did not play.
Jul. 23 KC Did not play.
Jul. 22 KC Did not play.
Jul. 21 KC Did not play.
Jul. 20 Hou Did not play.
Jul. 19 Hou Did not play.
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

Marcus Semien: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 17 24 1 2
2013 3 17 3

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Marcus Semien Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014588261.259.397.714
2013152131.267.533.783

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014107141122.196.290.561
2013545141.259.370.643

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20148214271.183.280.575
2013475241.298.489.802

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20148381112.253.373.653
2013222031.182.227.401
Marcus Semien 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 20 A KAN 262 229 8.4% 20.2% 0.42 77% .318 .123
2012 21 A WIN 487 418 11.3% 19.9% 0.57 77% .326 .198
2013 22 AA BIR 483 393 17.4% 13.7% 1.27 83% .317 .193
2013 22 AAA CHA 142 125 9.9% 16.9% 0.58 81% .299 .200
2013 22 MAJ CWS 71 69 1.4% 31% 0.05 68% .356 .145
2014 23 AAA CHA 321 270 13.7% 16.5% 0.83 80% .280 .196
2014 23 MAJ CWS 181 165 8.8% 31.5% 0.28 65% .314 .109
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3-Year Averages     71 69 1.4% 31% 0.05 68% .356 .145

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

Contact

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.218 AVG
TERRIBLE
65% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.314 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.327 SLG
TERRIBLE
.109 ISO
POOR
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.28 BB/K
POOR
8.8% BB Rate
GOOD
31.5% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.614 OPS
TERRIBLE
.287 OBP
POOR

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Marcus Semien: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Semien may get some work in the outfield with Triple-A Charlotte, the Chicago Sun-Times' Daryl Van Schouwen reports.

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Semien was optioned to Triple-A Charlotte following Sunday's game, MLB.com reports.

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Semien went 2-for-4 with a strikeout as the White Sox's starting third baseman Saturday.

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Semien is not in the lineup Friday against Arizona.

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Semien is not in the lineup Thursday against the Cubs.

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Manager Robin Ventura said Semien should continue to see playing time even now that Conor Gillaspie has returned from the disabled list, ESPN Chicago reports.

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Semien is not in the lineup Sunday against the Indians.

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Semien should continue to see regular playing time at third base after Conor Gillaspie was placed on the disabled list Saturday.

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Semien will remain on the White Sox's roster even with Gordon Beckham on his way back from the disabled list, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Semien went 1-for-4 with a grand slam in Wednesday's win over Detroit.

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