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Travis Shaw

26-Year-Old First Baseman – Boston Red Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.244

HR

16

RBI

71

R

63

SB

5

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Shaw made a few trips to Boston from Triple-A Pawtucket, eventually sticking with the team after the Red Sox unloaded Mike Napoli at the trade deadline. With no obvious replacement for Napoli on the m...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 230   DOB: 4/16/1990   BORN: Washington Court House, OH   COLLEGE: Kent State   DRAFTED: 9th Rd   

September 24, 2016  –  Travis Shaw News

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Shaw is out of the lineup Saturday against the Rays, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Travis Shaw 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 21 A LOW 57 240 202 33 53 21 13 0 8 36 3 0 34 47 0 2 2 .262 .371 .446 .817
2011 21 A GRE 2 10 9 1 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .400 .444 .844
2012 22 A SAL 99 423 354 69 108 50 31 3 16 73 11 2 59 81 0 3 7 .305 .411 .545 .956
2012 22 AA POR 31 133 110 13 25 16 13 0 3 12 1 1 21 34 0 1 1 .227 .353 .427 .780
2013 23 AA POR 127 529 444 57 98 41 21 4 16 50 7 3 78 117 0 2 5 .221 .342 .394 .736
2014 24 AA POR 47 208 177 35 54 20 8 1 11 37 5 3 29 23 1 0 1 .305 .406 .548 .954
2014 24 AAA PAW 81 346 313 43 82 32 21 1 10 41 2 0 28 76 0 4 1 .262 .321 .431 .752
2015 25 AAA PAW 77 322 289 29 72 19 12 2 5 30 0 1 26 54 1 2 4 .249 .318 .356 .674
2015 25 MAJ BOS 65 248 226 31 61 23 10 0 13 36 0 1 18 57 0 2 2 .270 .327 .487 .814
2016 26 MAJ BOS 142 526 476 63 116 52 34 2 16 71 5 1 43 132 0 4 3 .244 .308 .424 .732
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3-Year Averages     65 248 226 31 61 23 10 0 13 36 0 1 18 57 0 2 2 .270 .327 .487 .813
Career  (View All)     207 774 702 94 177 75 44 2 29 107 5 2 61 189 0 6 5 .252 .314 .444 .758

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

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Travis Shaw 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. 25 @TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .308 .424 .732
Sep. 24 @TB Did not play.
Sep. 23 @TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .310 .428 .738
Sep. 22 @Bal 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .313 .432 .745
Sep. 21 @Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .313 .434 .747
Sep. 20 @Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .314 .436 .750
Sep. 19 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 18 NYY 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .316 .440 .756
Sep. 17 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .317 .442 .759
Sep. 16 NYY 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .254 .319 .445 .764
Sep. 15 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .320 .444 .764
Sep. 14 Bal 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .320 .447 .767
Sep. 13 Bal 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .320 .448 .768
Sep. 12 Bal 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .317 .443 .760
Sep. 11 @Tor 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .317 .444 .761
Sep. 10 @Tor 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .321 .449 .770
Sep. 9 @Tor 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .254 .321 .450 .771
Sep. 7 @SD 3 2 2 0 0 1 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .254 .321 .451 .772
Sep. 6 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 5 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Oak Did not play.
Sep. 3 @Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .317 .442 .759
Sep. 2 @Oak 6 2 3 2 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .318 .443 .761
Aug. 31 TB Did not play.
Aug. 30 TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .315 .430 .745
Aug. 29 TB 4 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .318 .434 .752
Aug. 28 KC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .314 .429 .743
Aug. 27 KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .315 .432 .747
Aug. 26 KC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .315 .432 .747
Aug. 25 @TB 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .317 .435 .752
Last 7 Games 19 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 .053 .100 .053 .153
Last 14 Games 41 3 7 2 0 0 1 2 11 0 0 0 2 0 .171 .200 .220 .420
Last 30 Games 77 10 17 6 0 2 11 5 22 1 0 0 2 1 .221 .262 .377 .639

Travis Shaw: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 49 105 1 1 1
2015 55 8 1 1

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Travis Shaw: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 31 43 3

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Travis Shaw Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016102134192.196.382.628
201582116160.329.622.975

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20163705012523.259.441.768
2015144207200.243.417.736

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016245327364.273.465.799
2015119228190.319.588.953

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016227319351.216.388.673
201510795170.224.383.677
Travis Shaw 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 21 A LOW 240 202 14.2% 19.6% 0.72 77% .306 .184
2011 21 A GRE 10 9 10% 0% 0.00 100% .333 .111
2012 22 A SAL 423 354 13.9% 19.1% 0.73 77% .358 .240
2012 22 AA POR 133 110 15.8% 25.6% 0.62 69% .301 .200
2013 23 AA POR 529 444 14.7% 22.1% 0.67 74% .264 .173
2014 24 AA POR 208 177 13.9% 11.1% 1.26 87% .301 .243
2014 24 AAA PAW 346 313 8.1% 22% 0.37 76% .317 .169
2015 25 AAA PAW 322 289 8.1% 16.8% 0.48 81% .291 .107
2015 25 MAJ BOS 248 226 7.3% 23% 0.32 75% .308 .217
2016 26 MAJ BOS 526 476 8.2% 25.1% 0.33 72% .305 .180
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3-Year Averages     248 226 7.3% 23% 0.32 75% .308 .217
Career     774 702 7.9% 24.4% 0.32 73% .306 .192

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

Contact

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.244 AVG
POOR
72% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.305 BABIP
AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.424 SLG
AVERAGE
.180 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.33 BB/K
WEAK
8.2% BB Rate
GOOD
25.1% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.732 OPS
WEAK
.308 OBP
WEAK

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Travis Shaw: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Shaw is not in the lineup Monday against Baltimore, Scott Lauber of ESPN.com reports.

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Shaw is not in the lineup for Monday's game against the Orioles.

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Shaw has played his way back atop the depth chart at third base for the Red Sox, WEEI's Rob Bradford reports. "When he's in this type of run offensively, he's got a bat that can almost carry the team," manager John Farrell said. "We've gone through a lot of ups and downs with Travis throughout the course of this year. And if competition has found that edge for him, somehow or someway, even better for us."

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Shaw went 2-for-3 with a homer, two runs scored and three RBI in Wednesday night's win over San Diego. It was his first start since last Friday.

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Shaw worked out in left field prior to Monday's game and there's a tentative plan to have him start there Wednesday, Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Shaw went 3-for-6 with two doubles, a homer and five RBI in Friday night's 16-2 win over Oakland.

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Shaw is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Rays, Scott Lauber of ESPN reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Shaw, a ninth-round pick in 2011, struggled to hit for average during his first tour at Double-A Portland in 2013 (.221), but did manage to slug 16 homers while walking 14.7% of the time. Commitment to his approach paid off, as Shaw exploded for a .305/.406/.548 line and 11 homers in just 47 games with Portland to begin 2014, earning a promotion to Triple-A Pawtucket less than two months into the season. Upon joining Pawtucket, Shaw saw his walk rate dip by more than five percent (from 13.9% to 8.1%) and his ISO fall by more than 70 points (from .243 to .169), but he still finished with 29 doubles, 21 homers and 78 RBI for the season. The Red Sox added Shaw to their 40-man roster in November, which may prove to be precursor to him earning a utility role at some point in 2015, but it remains to be seen if he'll be the successor to Mike Napoli at first base in 2016.

2013

Shaw, a ninth-round draft pick in 2011, showed some good promise in his first full season in the Red Sox organization. He has an advanced approach at the plate and feasted on the lower-lever pitchers in High-A Carolina League, bashing 16 homers and hitting .305 for Salem. That earned him a promotion to Double-A Portland, where the pitchers are better. He was challenged there and will continue to be as he advances through the system. His swing has some holes and will need to improve his contact rate against pitches in all hitting zones. He's not an overly athletic player and grades as average defensively at first base. He's a baseball guy with a good work ethic, meaning Shaw has the drive to maximize his abilities. He'll open the 2013 season at Double-A Portland.