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Chris Colabello

30-Year-Old First Baseman – Minnesota Twins

2014 Stats

AVG

.359

HR

1

RBI

19

R

8

SB

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Colabello is the definition of a late bloomer as he went undrafted and played independent ball until he was signed in 2012 by the Twins. He parlayed a strong showing last year for Italy in the World B...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 218   DOB: 10/24/1983   BORN: Framingham, MA   COLLEGE: Assumption   DRAFTED: No  

April 17, 2014  –  Chris Colabello News

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Colabello went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and three RBI in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader.

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Chris Colabello 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 28 AA New 134 561 496 78 139 57 37 1 19 98 0 0 48 94 0 5 12 .280 .355 .474 .829
2013 29 AAA Roc 89 391 338 58 119 49 25 0 24 76 2 1 43 89 0 5 5 .352 .427 .639 1.066
2013 29 MAJ MIN 55 181 160 14 31 10 3 0 7 17 0 1 20 58 0 0 1 .194 .287 .344 .631
2014 30 MAJ MIN 17 69 64 8 23 10 9 0 1 19 0 1 4 16 0 0 1 .359 .406 .547 .953
3-Year Averages MAJ   55 181 160 14 31 10 3 0 7 17 0 1 20 58 0 0 1 .194 .287 .344 .631

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

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Chris Colabello 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 E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Apr. 19 @KC 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .359 .406 .547 .953
Apr. 18 @KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .350 .400 .550 .950
Apr. 17 Tor 4 0 3 2 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .357 .410 .571 .981
Apr. 17 Tor 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .375 .519 .894
Apr. 16 Tor Did not play.
Apr. 15 Tor 5 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .346 .490 .836
Apr. 13 KC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .319 .455 .774
Apr. 12 KC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .318 .476 .794
Apr. 11 KC 3 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .341 .513 .854
Apr. 10 Oak 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .316 .472 .788
Apr. 9 Oak 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .353 .531 .884
Apr. 7 Oak 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .370 .414 .630 1.044
Apr. 6 @Cle 5 1 2 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .391 .417 .696 1.113
Apr. 5 @Cle 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .389 .421 .722 1.143
Apr. 4 @Cle 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 .857 1.286
Apr. 3 @CWS 5 0 2 2 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .800 1.300
Apr. 2 @CWS 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .600 .600 .800 1.400
Mar. 31 @CWS 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Last 7 Days 22 2 11 4 0 0 5 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .560 .682 1.242
Last 14 Days 50 7 17 6 0 0 12 4 12 0 1 1 0 0 .340 .400 .460 .860
Last 30 Days 64 8 23 9 0 1 19 4 16 0 1 1 0 0 .359 .406 .547 .953

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Chris Colabello: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 2 8 8 7
2013 26 11 11 11

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Chris Colabello Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2013473120.191.277.573

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2013113116150.195.372.655

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2013701150.129.186.394

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201390136120.244.467.813
Chris Colabello 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 28 AA New 561 496 8.6% 16.8% 0.51 81% .313 .194
2013 29 AAA Roc 391 338 11% 22.8% 0.48 74% .422 .287
2013 29 MAJ MIN 181 160 11% 32% 0.34 64% .253 .150
2014 30 MAJ MIN 69 64 5.8% 23.2% 0.25 75% .468 .188
3-Year Averages MAJ   181 160 11% 32% 0.34 64% .253 .150

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

Contact

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.359 AVG
ELITE
75% Contact Rate
WEAK
.468 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.547 SLG
ELITE
.188 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.25 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.8% BB Rate
POOR
23.2% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.953 OPS
ELITE
.406 OBP
ELITE

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Best Matchups for Chris Colabello (by OPS, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Chia-Jen Lo HOU 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
Yoervis Medina SEA 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
Todd Redmond TOR 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Blake Wood CLE 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.000 3.000
Brandon Morrow TOR 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.500 2.500
Paul Clemens HOU 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .500 2.000 2.500
Erasmo Ramirez SEA 3 2 1 2 0 0 0 .667 1.667 2.333
John Danks CHI-A 5 3 1 2 1 0 0 .600 1.400 2.067
Dane De La Rosa ANA 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Vinnie Pestano CLE 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000

Worst Matchups for Chris Colabello (by OPS, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Scott Downs CHI-A 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Neftali Feliz TEX 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Brandon Gomes TB 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Luke Gregerson OAK 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Jeremy Guthrie KC 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Donovan Hand MIL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Felix Hernandez SEA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Roberto Hernandez PHI 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Rich Hill BOS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Michael Kohn ANA 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000

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Chris Colabello: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Colabello went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, an RBI and a run Thursday against Toronto.

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Colabello went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI in Friday's 10-1 rout of the Royals.

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Colabello will start in right field Monday against the A's, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Colabello was 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the Twins loss to Cleveland on Friday afternoon.

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Colabello is in Friday's starting lineup at DH and batting cleanup, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Colabello doubled twice and drove in six runs during Thursday's 10-9 win against the White Sox.

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Colabello is starting at first base and hitting cleanup in Thursday's lineup against lefty Jose Quintana.

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Jason Kubel is starting in left field and hitting fourth in the lineup Wednesday against the White Sox. Josh Willingham is at DH with Colabello on the bench.

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Colabello will start at DH and hit fifth in the lineup in Monday's Opening Day matchup against Chris Sale, the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.

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Colabello has won a bench spot with the Twins and will begin the season on the 25-man roster, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports.

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