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Arismendy Alcantara

22-Year-Old Shortstop – Chicago Cubs

2014 Stats

AVG

.227

HR

6

RBI

18

R

21

SB

7

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The 22-year-old Alcantara stole 31 bases for Double-A Tennessee last year, and his 36 doubles, 15 home runs, 62 walks, and .804 OPS show he's not just some empty speedster. He could play either second...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 170   DOB: 10/29/1991   BORN: Santo Domingo, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No  

August 26, 2014  –  Arismendy Alcantara News

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Alcantara supplied a two-run homer in Tuesday's 3-0 win over the Reds.

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Arismendy Alcantara 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 18 A BOI 59 235 219 29 62 14 5 6 3 24 7 3 10 53 3 2 1 .283 .315 .402 .717
2011 19 A PEO 99 390 369 45 100 21 14 5 2 37 8 8 16 76 4 0 1 .271 .303 .352 .655
2012 20 A+ DAY 85 359 331 47 100 27 13 7 7 51 25 4 19 61 2 5 2 .302 .339 .447 .786
2013 21 AA TEN 133 571 494 69 134 55 36 4 15 69 31 6 62 125 9 4 2 .271 .352 .451 .803
2014 22 AAA IOW 89 366 335 62 103 46 25 11 10 41 21 3 25 83 3 3 0 .307 .353 .537 .890
2014 22 MAJ CHC 45 199 181 21 41 15 8 1 6 18 7 3 13 53 1 2 2 .227 .283 .381 .664
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Arismendy Alcantara 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. 29 @StL 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .283 .381 .664
Aug. 28 @Cin 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 .226 .284 .367 .651
Aug. 27 @Cin 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .284 .371 .655
Aug. 26 @Cin 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .285 .374 .659
Aug. 24 Bal 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .228 .286 .359 .645
Aug. 23 Bal 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .220 .279 .335 .614
Aug. 22 Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .206 .269 .325 .594
Aug. 21 SF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .269 .327 .596
Aug. 20 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .273 .333 .606
Aug. 19 SF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .278 .340 .618
Aug. 18 @NYM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .208 .277 .333 .610
Aug. 17 @NYM 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .279 .343 .622
Aug. 16 @NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .213 .280 .346 .626
Aug. 15 @NYM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .212 .281 .348 .629
Aug. 14 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .289 .359 .648
Aug. 13 Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .297 .371 .668
Aug. 12 Mil 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .231 .299 .380 .679
Aug. 11 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .290 .364 .654
Aug. 10 TB 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .299 .377 .676
Aug. 9 TB 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .311 .394 .705
Aug. 8 TB 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .245 .319 .406 .725
Aug. 7 @Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .310 .404 .714
Aug. 6 @Col 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .313 .410 .723
Aug. 5 @Col 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .315 .385 .700
Aug. 3 @LAD 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 .253 .324 .407 .731
Aug. 2 @LAD 6 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .330 .419 .749
Aug. 1 @LAD 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .319 .400 .719
Jul. 31 Col 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .337 .427 .764
Jul. 30 Col 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .341 .437 .778
Jul. 29 Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .258 .351 .455 .806
Last 7 Days 25 5 9 0 0 3 6 1 6 2 0 0 1 1 .360 .370 .720 1.090
Last 14 Days 53 7 13 1 0 3 6 2 17 2 0 0 1 2 .245 .268 .434 .702
Last 30 Days 119 11 25 3 0 4 11 7 36 3 3 2 1 2 .210 .264 .336 .600

Arismendy Alcantara: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 16 30 30

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Arismendy Alcantara Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014547130.259.370.725

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014127145157.213.386.636

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201410114365.248.386.708

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20148073122.200.375.608
Arismendy Alcantara 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 18 A BOI 235 219 4.3% 22.6% 0.19 76% .362 .119
2011 19 A PEO 390 369 4.1% 19.5% 0.21 79% .337 .081
2012 20 A+ DAY 359 331 5.3% 17% 0.31 82% .354 .145
2013 21 AA TEN 571 494 10.9% 21.9% 0.50 75% .336 .180
2014 22 AAA IOW 366 335 6.8% 22.7% 0.30 75% .384 .230
2014 22 MAJ CHC 199 181 6.5% 26.6% 0.25 71% .287 .154
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2014 Stat Review for Arismendy Alcantara    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

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.227 AVG
TERRIBLE
71% Contact Rate
POOR
.287 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

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.381 SLG
WEAK
.154 ISO
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Plate Discipline

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0.25 BB/K
TERRIBLE
6.5% BB Rate
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26.6% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.664 OPS
POOR
.283 OBP
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Arismendy Alcantara: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Alcantara went 2-for-3 with a solo home run and a stolen base in Sunday's 2-1 win over Baltimore.

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Alcantara will bat sixth Wednesday against the Rockies.

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Alcantara is going to take a break from the Cubs' leadoff role, the team's official site reports.

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Alcantara went 0-for-5 on Friday, dropping his batting average to .238.

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Alcantara was 1-for-4 in Tuesday's marathon win over the Rockies. He played the entire contest, and was hit by two pitches while not factoring in on any of the Cubs' runs.

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Alcantara hit his second home run (a solo shot of Blaine Boyer in the seventh inning) of the year Tuesday, while going 1-for-4 with a walk in the Cubs' 6-0 win over the Padres.

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The Cubs designated Darwin Barney for assignment Tuesday, ensuring that Alcantara will be the regular second baseman, MLB.com's Carrie Muskat reports. "It's time for Mendy to play," GM Jed Hoyer said Tuesday. "He'll play second, he'll play center. I think he'll be in the lineup every day."

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Alcantara went 2-for-5 with a double and two runs in Saturday's 11-6 loss to the Braves.

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Alcantara is expected to start in center field Saturday against the Braves, Judd Sirott of 720 WGN reports.

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Alcantara will remain with the Cubs for the time being, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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