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Mookie Betts

23-Year-Old Outfielder – Boston Red Sox

2015 Stats

AVG

.291

HR

18

RBI

77

R

92

SB

21

2016 RotoWire Projections

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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   

November 25, 2015  –  Mookie Betts News

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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
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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

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

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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
Oct. 4 @Cle 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .341 .479 .820
Oct. 3 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .294 .344 .483 .827
Oct. 2 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .344 .486 .830
Oct. 1 @NYY 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .345 .488 .833
Sep. 30 @NYY 6 2 2 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .344 .488 .832
Sep. 29 @NYY 4 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .344 .479 .823
Sep. 28 @NYY 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .340 .470 .810
Sep. 27 Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .341 .469 .810
Sep. 26 Bal 4 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .342 .471 .813
Sep. 25 Bal 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .340 .467 .807
Sep. 24 TB 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .340 .469 .809
Sep. 23 TB 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .293 .341 .471 .812
Sep. 22 TB 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291 .339 .470 .809
Sep. 21 TB 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .338 .468 .806
Sep. 20 @Tor 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .334 .467 .801
Sep. 19 @Tor 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .335 .470 .805
Sep. 18 @Tor 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .290 .336 .473 .809
Sep. 16 @Bal Did not play.
Sep. 15 @Bal 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .288 .335 .471 .806
Sep. 14 @Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .335 .472 .807
Sep. 13 @TB 6 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .290 .336 .475 .811
Sep. 12 @TB 4 3 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .287 .334 .475 .809
Sep. 11 @TB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .285 .332 .469 .801
Sep. 9 Tor 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .331 .470 .801
Sep. 8 Tor 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .330 .463 .793
Sep. 7 Tor 5 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .331 .465 .796
Sep. 6 Phi 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .328 .463 .791
Sep. 5 Phi 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .327 .464 .791
Sep. 4 Phi 3 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .323 .460 .783
Sep. 2 NYY 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275 .319 .454 .773
Last 7 Days 30 4 8 3 0 3 5 3 6 1 0 0 0 0 .267 .333 .667 1.000
Last 14 Days 57 12 19 6 0 3 6 7 10 2 0 0 1 1 .333 .400 .596 .996
Last 30 Days 119 26 43 12 0 5 14 13 19 4 1 1 1 3 .361 .425 .588 1.013

Mookie Betts: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
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
2015149255208.309.483.837
2014586141.328.483.843

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201544867135713.286.478.814
2014131284146.275.427.798

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015292549499.322.521.887
20149716174.278.423.792

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
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
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3-Year Averages     433 393 7.6% 12.9% 0.59 86% .316 .173

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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

Contact

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.291 AVG
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86% Contact Rate
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.314 BABIP
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Power

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.479 SLG
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.188 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.56 BB/K
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7.0% BB Rate
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12.5% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.820 OPS
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.341 OBP
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2016 Projected Stats Breakdown for Mookie Betts

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

Betts hit a pair of homers and drove in three runs Wednesday against the Yankees.

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Betts cracked his 16th homer of the season in Tuesday night's win over the Yankees.

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Betts had two doubles, a walk, an RBI and two runs scored in Saturday's win over Baltimore.

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Betts went 3-for-5 with a steal and a run against the Rays on Wednesday.

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Betts is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Orioles, Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe reports.

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Betts went 2-for-6 with two runs scored in Tuesday's 6-5 loss to the Orioles.

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Betts went 2-for-4 with three runs scored and a homer in Saturday night's win over the Rays. He extended his hit streak to 17 consecutive games.

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Betts went 2-for-5 with his 14th homer and three RBI against the Jays on Wednesday.

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Betts went 3-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored Monday against Toronto.

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Betts went 2-for-3 with a walk, two doubles, two runs scored and an RBI while extending his hitting streak to 10 games in Friday night's win over Philadelphia.

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Betts went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in a 4-3 victory over the Yankees on Monday.

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Betts went 1-for-5 with a homer and two runs scored in Saturday's loss to the Royals. He extended his hitting streak to eight games.

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Betts is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Indians, Ian Browne of MLB.com reports.

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Betts went 3-for-5 with a double, a steal and two RBI Tuesday against the Marlins.

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Betts has been activated from the 15-day DL and will bat leadoff Tuesday against Miami.

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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.