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Mookie Betts

22-Year-Old Outfielder – Boston Red Sox

2014 Stats

AVG

.291

HR

5

RBI

18

R

34

SB

7

2015 RotoWire Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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 appea...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 156   DOB: 10/7/1992   BORN: Nashville, TN   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 5th Rd   

March 3, 2015  –  Mookie Betts News

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Betts went 1-for-2 as the leadoff hitter in Boston's spring training game against Northeastern University on Tuesday.

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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
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3-Year Averages     52 213 189 34 55 18 12 1 5 18 7 3 21 31 1 0 2 .291 .368 .444 .812

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

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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
Sep. 28 NYY 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .291 .368 .444 .812
Sep. 27 NYY 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .365 .438 .803
Sep. 26 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .287 .365 .436 .801
Sep. 25 TB 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .372 .446 .818
Sep. 24 TB 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .366 .436 .802
Sep. 23 TB 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .284 .360 .438 .798
Sep. 21 @Bal 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .285 .362 .436 .798
Sep. 20 @Bal 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .361 .419 .780
Sep. 19 @Bal 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .364 .427 .791
Sep. 18 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .283 .363 .428 .791
Sep. 17 @Pit 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .365 .432 .797
Sep. 16 @Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .283 .362 .434 .796
Sep. 14 @KC 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .365 .444 .809
Sep. 13 @KC 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .357 .442 .799
Sep. 12 @KC 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 .291 .367 .455 .822
Sep. 11 @KC 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .359 .446 .805
Sep. 10 Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .357 .448 .805
Sep. 9 Bal 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .363 .463 .826
Sep. 8 Bal 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .359 .466 .825
Sep. 7 Tor 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .287 .354 .470 .824
Sep. 6 Tor 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .350 .459 .809
Sep. 5 Tor 4 3 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .353 .449 .802
Sep. 4 @NYY 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .342 .447 .789
Sep. 3 @NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .345 .455 .800
Sep. 2 @NYY 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .358 .474 .832
Sep. 1 @TB 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .347 .433 .780
Aug. 31 @TB 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .344 .424 .768
Aug. 30 @TB 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .337 .407 .744
Aug. 29 @TB 5 1 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .337 .418 .755
Aug. 27 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .333 .378 .711
Last 7 Days 29 6 10 4 0 1 5 3 4 1 1 0 0 2 .345 .406 .586 .992
Last 14 Days 55 11 16 4 0 1 6 7 10 2 1 0 0 3 .291 .371 .418 .789
Last 30 Days 118 24 37 8 1 3 15 12 22 3 2 1 0 3 .314 .382 .475 .857

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Mookie Betts Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014586141.328.483.843

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014131284146.275.427.798

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20149716174.278.423.792

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
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
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3-Year Averages     213 189 9.9% 14.6% 0.68 84% .327 .153

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2014 Stat Review for Mookie Betts    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.291 AVG
GREAT
84% Contact Rate
GOOD
.327 BABIP
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Power

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.444 SLG
GOOD
.153 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

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0.68 BB/K
GREAT
9.9% BB Rate
GOOD
14.6% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.812 OPS
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.368 OBP
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2015 Projected Stats Breakdown for Mookie Betts

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

Betts will be the starting center fielder Tuesday when Boston faces Northeastern University, the Providence Journal reports.

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Betts and Rusney Castillo will get equal opportunities in center field during spring training, the Boston Herald reports. "I think it's important they both get the combination of the guys on the flank because of communication, the responsibilities for balls in the gap, fly ball communication and those priorities," said manager John Farrell.

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Betts will see time at both center field and right field during spring training, the Providence Journal reports. A converted infielder, Betts started 28 games in center and eight in right last year for Boston.

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Betts is a candidate for the leadoff spot, according to Red Sox manager John Farrell, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Betts has reported to Florida prior to the start of spring training at 181 pounds, Rob Bradford of WEEI.com reports.

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Betts will participate in Boston's Rookie Development Program next week, WEEI.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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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.