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Arismendy Alcantara

22-Year-Old Shortstop – Chicago Cubs

2014 Stats

AVG

.219

HR

7

RBI

19

R

23

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 49 216 196 23 43 16 8 1 7 19 7 4 15 58 1 2 2 .219 .279 .378 .657
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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
Sep. 1 Mil 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .279 .378 .657
Aug. 31 @StL 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .278 .378 .656
Aug. 30 @StL 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .218 .280 .367 .647
Aug. 30 @StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .277 .373 .650
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
Last 7 Days 25 3 4 0 0 2 3 3 7 0 1 0 1 1 .160 .241 .400 .641
Last 14 Days 52 8 13 1 0 4 7 3 16 2 1 0 1 1 .250 .286 .500 .786
Last 30 Days 116 12 24 3 0 5 12 7 36 3 4 0 1 2 .207 .250 .362 .612

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Arismendy Alcantara: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 16 34 34

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Arismendy Alcantara Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014599240.254.407.769

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014134145157.201.366.603

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201410114365.248.386.708

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20149294132.185.370.600
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 216 196 6.9% 26.9% 0.26 70% .275 .159
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2014 Stat Review for Arismendy Alcantara    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.219 AVG
TERRIBLE
70% Contact Rate
POOR
.275 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.378 SLG
WEAK
.159 ISO
AVERAGE
Plate Discipline

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0.26 BB/K
POOR
6.9% BB Rate
WEAK
26.9% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.657 OPS
POOR
.279 OBP
TERRIBLE

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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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