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Mookie Betts

23-Year-Old Outfielder – Boston Red Sox

2016 Stats

AVG

.322

HR

30

RBI

96

R

102

SB

21

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Former Boston general manager Ben Cherington made some roster additions that cost him his job, but his best personnel move is the one he never made. Amid pressure to trade Betts for Phillies starting ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 180   DOB: 10/7/1992   BORN: Nashville, TN   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 5th Rd   

August 29, 2016  –  Mookie Betts News

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Betts went 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBI on Monday against the Rays.

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Mookie Betts 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 18 R GUL 1 4 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
2012 19 A LOW 71 292 251 34 67 9 8 1 0 31 20 4 32 30 2 4 3 .267 .352 .307 .659
2013 20 A SAL 51 211 185 30 63 22 12 3 7 39 20 2 23 17 1 1 1 .341 .414 .551 .965
2013 20 A GRE 76 340 277 63 82 33 24 1 8 26 18 2 58 40 3 1 1 .296 .418 .477 .895
2014 21 AA POR 54 253 214 56 76 27 18 3 6 34 22 3 35 20 0 3 1 .355 .443 .551 .994
2014 21 AAA PAW 45 211 185 31 62 19 12 2 5 31 11 4 26 30 0 0 0 .335 .417 .503 .920
2014 21 MAJ BOS 52 213 189 34 55 18 12 1 5 18 7 3 21 31 1 0 2 .291 .368 .444 .812
2015 22 AA POR 1 4 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.250 1.750
2015 22 MAJ BOS 145 654 597 92 174 68 42 8 18 77 21 6 46 82 3 6 2 .291 .341 .479 .820
2016 23 MAJ BOS 128 596 553 102 178 70 35 5 30 96 21 3 35 73 0 6 2 .322 .361 .566 .927
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3-Year Averages     98 433 393 63 114 42 27 4 11 47 14 4 33 56 2 3 2 .290 .346 .463 .809
Career  (View All)     325 1,463 1,339 228 407 156 89 14 53 191 49 12 102 186 4 12 6 .304 .353 .510 .863

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Mookie Betts 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 TB 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .361 .566 .927
Aug. 28 KC 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .321 .360 .560 .920
Aug. 27 KC 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .359 .561 .920
Aug. 26 KC 5 0 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .360 .557 .917
Aug. 25 @TB 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .314 .355 .553 .908
Aug. 24 @TB 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .314 .355 .555 .910
Aug. 23 @TB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .353 .555 .908
Aug. 22 @TB 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .313 .354 .557 .911
Aug. 21 @Det 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .314 .355 .561 .916
Aug. 20 @Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .356 .564 .920
Aug. 19 @Det 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .357 .566 .923
Aug. 18 @Det 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .358 .570 .928
Aug. 17 @Bal 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .317 .358 .572 .930
Aug. 16 @Bal 4 2 2 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .355 .571 .926
Aug. 15 @Cle 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .354 .560 .914
Aug. 14 Ari 6 4 4 0 0 3 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .353 .561 .914
Aug. 13 Ari 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .349 .541 .890
Aug. 12 Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .350 .544 .894
Aug. 11 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 10 NYY 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .353 .548 .901
Aug. 9 NYY 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .352 .544 .896
Aug. 7 @LAD 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .311 .352 .545 .897
Aug. 6 @LAD 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .350 .546 .896
Aug. 5 @LAD 5 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .349 .546 .895
Aug. 4 @Sea 6 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .346 .539 .885
Aug. 3 @Sea 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .346 .540 .886
Aug. 2 @Sea 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .347 .542 .889
Aug. 1 @Sea 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .348 .543 .891
Jul. 31 @LAA 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .347 .534 .881
Jul. 30 @LAA 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .344 .534 .878
Last 7 Games 29 3 14 1 0 2 7 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 .483 .484 .724 1.208
Last 14 Games 58 11 23 1 0 4 12 3 6 3 0 0 1 0 .397 .419 .621 1.040
Last 30 Games 121 22 47 7 0 10 29 7 14 4 0 1 1 0 .388 .423 .694 1.117

Mookie Betts: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 127 127
2015 144 133 11 1
2014 14 37 28 12

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Mookie Betts: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 46 49

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Mookie Betts Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016110198192.273.545.851
2015149255208.309.483.837
2014586141.328.483.843

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201643881217519.333.564.938
201544867135713.286.478.814
2014131284146.275.427.798

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20162845516609.345.620.990
2015292549499.322.521.887
20149716174.278.423.792

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201626445133412.295.496.847
20153053892812.262.439.756
201492184113.304.467.834
Mookie Betts 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 18 R GUL 4 4 0% 0% 0.00 100% .500 .000
2012 19 A LOW 292 251 11% 10.3% 1.07 88% .303 .040
2013 20 A SAL 211 185 10.9% 8.1% 1.35 91% .348 .210
2013 20 A GRE 340 277 17.1% 11.8% 1.45 86% .323 .181
2014 21 AA POR 253 214 13.8% 7.9% 1.75 91% .372 .196
2014 21 AAA PAW 211 185 12.3% 14.2% 0.87 84% .380 .168
2014 21 MAJ BOS 213 189 9.9% 14.6% 0.68 84% .327 .153
2015 22 AA POR 4 4 0% 0% 0.00 100% .333 .750
2015 22 MAJ BOS 654 597 7% 12.5% 0.56 86% .314 .188
2016 23 MAJ BOS 596 553 5.9% 12.2% 0.48 87% .329 .244
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3-Year Averages     433 393 7.6% 12.9% 0.59 86% .316 .173
Career     1,463 1,339 7% 12.7% 0.55 86% .322 .206

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

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.322 AVG
ELITE
87% Contact Rate
GREAT
.329 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.566 SLG
ELITE
.244 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.48 BB/K
GOOD
5.9% BB Rate
WEAK
12.2% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.927 OPS
ELITE
.361 OBP
GREAT

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Mookie Betts: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Betts went 5-for-5 with two RBI in Friday night's 6-3 loss to Kansas City.

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Betts went 2-for-3 with a walk and scored three runs in Wednesday's rain-shortened win against the Orioles.

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Betts went 2-for-4 with two home runs and five RBI in Tuesday's 5-3 win at Baltimore.

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Betts hit out of the cleanup spot for Monday's game against Cleveland and went 1-for-3 with a walk in a 3-2 win over the Indians.

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Betts went 4-for-6 with three homers, four runs and eight RBI Sunday against the Diamondbacks.

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Betts, who returned to action Friday night after sitting out one game with a sore knee, will have his usage managed going forward, Julian Benbow of the Boston Globe reports.

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Betts (calf) returns to the lineup for Friday's contest with Arizona, Evan Drellich of the Boston Herald reports.

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Betts (calf) is not in Thursday's lineup against the Yankees, Scott Lauber of ESPN.com reports.

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Betts (calf) is dealing with some soreness and is unlikely to play in Thursday's series finale against the Yankees, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

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Betts left Wednesday's game against the Yankees in the eighth inning with right calf tightness, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Betts appeared at three levels in 2014, eventually finishing the season as a regular outfielder in Boston. He had two stints in Boston and it looked like he wasn't ready for the show in each. It appeared the Red Sox may have rushed him, particularly defensively as Betts had little on-the-job training after moving from second base to outfield. There's still some work to do in the field, but the offense he showed at every level of the minor leagues eventually played at the major league level. Betts hit .317/.388/.462 (.849 OPS) in 116 plate appearances in September. Betts is probably the best option on the team to hit leadoff, a spot of trouble for the Red Sox last season until Brock Holt stabilized it. Look for Betts to get a ton of work in the outfield in spring training to the point where Boston feels comfortable taking him north to play on the grass at Fenway Park.

2014

Betts, a fifth-round draft pick in 2011, was the organization's breakout prospect in 2013. He began the year at Low-A Greenville, initially struggled but maintained a good plate approach and kept his on-base percentage up. He eventually found his groove and had a 19-game hitting streak as well as a 33-game on-base streak. Betts hit 15 homers, had 81 walks and stole 38 bases in stops at Greenville and High-A Salem. With a good swing and the ability to work counts it's easy to see why the Red Sox like him. With Dustin Pedroia presumably the second baseman in Boston for years to come, Betts may eventually switch positions -- he played shortstop in high school. But that decision won't be made until later. The Red Sox like to challenge their prospects, so we might see Betts begin the season against older competition at Double-A Portland.

2013

Betts, a fifth-round draft pick out of high school in 2011, went professional after committing to play for the University of Tennessee. He's an athletic infielder with an ability to impact games with his legs. He stole 20 bags in 71 games for Short-Season Lowell in 2012. Betts has a nice swing that should produce line drives as he learns to manage the strike zone and improve his pitch recognition. He projects very little power potential, but could develop as a gap-to-gap hitter. Presently, Betts gets his bat on the ball, but it's not always solid contact. He'll be pressed to improve his good-contact rate in his first year of full-season ball at Low-A Greenville.