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Nick Buss

29-Year-Old Outfielder – Los Angeles Angels

2016 Stats

AVG

.222

HR

1

RBI

4

R

4

SB

1

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 190   DOB: 12/15/1986   BORN: Southfield, MI   COLLEGE: USC   DRAFTED: 8th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Nick Buss Contract Information:

Signed to minor league deal with Angels in December 2015.

August 24, 2016  –  Nick Buss News

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Buss went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer and a stolen base in a loss to the Blue Jays on Tuesday.

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Nick Buss 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 23 A GRE 61 278 242 42 69 12 9 2 1 23 19 5 24 30 4 3 5 .285 .358 .351 .709
2010 23 A+ INL 65 271 247 32 58 16 10 6 0 25 6 3 13 33 7 3 1 .235 .273 .324 .597
2011 24 A+ RAN 115 530 479 86 157 52 30 8 14 55 28 10 27 63 15 3 6 .328 .369 .511 .880
2012 25 AA CHA 132 558 492 70 134 42 24 10 8 57 19 13 38 71 19 4 5 .272 .328 .411 .739
2013 26 AAA ALB 131 518 459 84 139 57 29 11 17 100 21 2 41 90 3 8 7 .303 .363 .525 .888
2013 26 MAJ LAD 8 20 19 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .105 .150 .105 .255
2014 27 AAA SAC 110 506 450 79 138 23 17 2 4 52 14 4 45 75 2 5 4 .307 .371 .380 .751
2014 27 AAA ALB 26 104 92 12 24 7 3 3 1 16 0 2 8 12 1 1 2 .261 .330 .391 .721
2015 28 R GOO 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2015 28 AAA REN 92 320 284 43 84 21 14 3 4 33 10 4 24 35 2 6 4 .296 .352 .408 .760
2016 29 AAA SAL 87 372 331 49 96 37 23 8 6 46 8 5 30 66 7 4 0 .290 .345 .462 .807
2016 29 MAJ LAA 16 55 54 4 12 7 5 1 1 4 1 0 1 12 0 0 0 .222 .236 .407 .643
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3-Year Averages     8 20 19 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .105 .150 .105 .255
Career  (View All)     24 75 73 4 14 7 5 1 1 4 1 0 2 13 0 0 0 .192 .213 .329 .542

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

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Nick Buss Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 29 Cin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .236 .407 .643
Aug. 28 @Det 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .236 .407 .643
Aug. 27 @Det 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .235 .400 .635
Aug. 26 @Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .234 .391 .625
Aug. 25 @Tor 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .256 .429 .685
Aug. 24 @Tor 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .256 .447 .703
Aug. 23 @Tor 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .265 .265 .500 .765
Aug. 21 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .233 .400 .633
Aug. 20 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .259 .444 .703
Aug. 19 NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .292 .500 .792
Aug. 18 Sea 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .571 .904
Aug. 17 Sea 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .353 .647 1.000
Aug. 16 Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 .692 1.000
Aug. 15 Sea 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .900 1.300
Aug. 14 @Cle 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .833 1.166
Aug. 13 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Aug. 12 @Cle Did not play.
Aug. 11 @Cle Did not play.
Aug. 10 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 9 @ChC Did not play.
Aug. 7 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 6 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 5 @Sea Did not play.
Aug. 4 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 3 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 2 Oak Did not play.
Jul. 31 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 30 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 29 Bos Did not play.
Jul. 28 Bos Did not play.
Last 7 Games 24 3 5 2 0 1 3 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 .208 .240 .417 .657
Last 14 Games 48 3 10 4 0 1 4 1 10 1 0 0 0 0 .208 .224 .354 .578
Last 30 Games 54 4 12 5 1 1 4 1 12 1 0 0 0 0 .222 .236 .407 .643
Nick Buss Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 12 Round Rock 3 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 1.000 1.667
Aug. 10 Reno 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 9 Reno 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Aug. 7 Reno 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 6 Reno 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Aug. 5 Reno 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Aug. 4 Reno 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 3 Reno 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Aug. 2 Sacramento 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Aug. 1 Sacramento 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jul. 31 Sacramento 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 40 6 9 2 0 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 .225 .262 .275 .537

Nick Buss: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 16 14 2
2013 6 3 1 3

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Nick Buss: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 85

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Nick Buss Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016100000.000.000.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016444141.273.500.789

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016240010.208.292.500

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016304131.233.500.758
Nick Buss 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 23 A GRE 278 242 8.6% 10.8% 0.80 88% .322 .066
2010 23 A+ INL 271 247 4.8% 12.2% 0.39 87% .271 .089
2011 24 A+ RAN 530 479 5.1% 11.9% 0.43 87% .356 .183
2012 25 AA CHA 558 492 6.8% 12.7% 0.54 86% .305 .139
2013 26 AAA ALB 518 459 7.9% 17.4% 0.46 80% .347 .222
2013 26 MAJ LAD 20 19 5% 5% 1.00 95% .111 .000
2014 27 AAA SAC 506 450 8.9% 14.8% 0.60 83% .361 .073
2014 27 AAA ALB 104 92 7.7% 11.5% 0.67 87% .291 .130
2015 28 R GOO 1 1 0% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2015 28 AAA REN 320 284 7.5% 10.9% 0.69 88% .327 .112
2016 29 AAA SAL 372 331 8.1% 17.7% 0.45 80% .347 .172
2016 29 MAJ LAA 55 54 1.8% 21.8% 0.08 78% .268 .185
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3-Year Averages     20 19 5% 5% 1.00 95% .111 .000
Career     75 73 2.7% 17.3% 0.15 82% .220 .137

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2016 Stat Review for Nick Buss    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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.222 AVG
TERRIBLE
78% Contact Rate
WEAK
.268 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.407 SLG
WEAK
.185 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.08 BB/K
TERRIBLE
1.8% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
21.8% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.643 OPS
POOR
.236 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Nick Buss: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Buss was recalled from Triple-A Salt Lake and is starting in center field Saturday against the Indians, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Buss was reassigned to minor league camp Saturday, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.

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Buss was outrighted to Triple-A Sacramento on Monday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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The A's designated Buss for assignment Saturday, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

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Buss was claimed off waivers by the Athletics on Sunday, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports.

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The Dodgers designated Buss for assignment Thursday, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.

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Buss is batting .262/.357/.443 for Triple-A Albuquerque with one home run and 15 RBI through 17 games.

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Buss was called up by the Dodgers on Saturday, Bill Plunkett of the Orange County Register reports.

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Buss has been named to the Triple-A Pacific Coast League postseason All-Star team, the Dodgers' official site reports.

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2016

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