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Colin Moran

24-Year-Old Third Baseman – Houston Astros

2017 Stats

AVG

.500

HR

1

RBI

2

R

2

SB

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Chosen with the sixth overall pick in the 2013 draft, Moran has put up solid yet unspectacular numbers throughout the minor leagues. He hit a snag last season as a 23-year-old in the hitter-friendly P...

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STATUS:  10-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Face     EST. RETURN:  9/12/2017
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 180   DOB: 10/1/1992
DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Colin Moran Contract Information:

Agreed to a contract with the Marlins in July of 2013.

August 19, 2017  –  Colin Moran News

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Moran (facial fracture) has progressed to taking batting practice at Houston's spring training facility in West Palm Beach (Fla.), Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Colin Moran 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
2013 20 A GRE 42 175 154 19 46 13 8 1 4 23 1 0 15 25 0 5 1 .299 .354 .442 .796
2014 21 A+ JUP 89 392 361 34 106 26 21 0 5 33 1 2 28 53 0 3 0 .294 .342 .393 .735
2014 21 AA COR 28 123 112 12 34 8 6 0 2 22 0 1 9 23 0 2 0 .304 .350 .411 .761
2015 22 AA COR 96 417 366 47 112 36 25 2 9 67 1 0 43 79 0 4 4 .306 .381 .459 .840
2016 23 AAA FRE 117 511 459 50 119 29 18 1 10 69 3 2 47 124 0 3 2 .259 .329 .368 .697
2016 23 MAJ HOU 9 25 23 1 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 8 0 0 1 .130 .200 .174 .374
2017 24 AAA FRE 79 338 302 53 93 34 15 1 18 63 0 3 31 55 0 3 2 .308 .373 .543 .916
2017 24 MAJ HOU 2 6 6 2 3 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.333 1.833
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3-Year Averages     9 25 23 1 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 8 0 0 1 .130 .200 .174 .374
Career  (View All)     11 31 29 3 6 3 1 1 1 4 0 0 1 8 0 0 1 .207 .258 .414 .672

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

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Colin Moran 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. 18 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 17 Ari Did not play.
Aug. 16 Ari Did not play.
Aug. 15 @Ari Did not play.
Aug. 14 @Ari Did not play.
Aug. 13 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 12 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 11 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 10 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 9 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 8 @CWS Did not play.
Aug. 6 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 5 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 4 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 3 TB Did not play.
Aug. 2 TB Did not play.
Aug. 1 TB Did not play.
Jul. 31 TB Did not play.
Jul. 30 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 29 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 28 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 26 @Phi Did not play.
Jul. 25 @Phi Did not play.
Jul. 24 @Phi Did not play.
Jul. 23 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 22 @Bal 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.333 1.833
Jul. 21 @Bal 4 2 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.750 2.250
Jul. 19 Sea Did not play.
Jul. 18 Sea Did not play.
Jul. 17 Sea Did not play.
Last 7 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Games 6 2 3 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.333 1.833

Colin Moran: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 2
2016 8

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Colin Moran Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201721110.5002.0002.500
201600000.000.000.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201741010.5001.0001.500
2016231020.130.174.374

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201690000.000.000.100

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201762120.5001.3331.833
2016141020.214.286.552
Colin Moran vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Colin Moran Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2013 20 A GRE 175 154 8.6% 14.3% 0.60 84% .323 .143
2014 21 A+ JUP 392 361 7.1% 13.5% 0.53 85% .330 .099
2014 21 AA COR 123 112 7.3% 18.7% 0.39 79% .360 .107
2015 22 AA COR 417 366 10.3% 18.9% 0.54 78% .365 .153
2016 23 AAA FRE 511 459 9.2% 24.3% 0.38 73% .332 .109
2016 23 MAJ HOU 25 23 4% 32% 0.13 65% .200 .044
2017 24 AAA FRE 338 302 9.2% 16.3% 0.56 82% .323 .235
2017 24 MAJ HOU 6 6 0% 0% 0.00 100% .400 .833
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3-Year Averages     25 23 4% 32% 0.13 65% .200 .044
Career     31 29 3.2% 25.8% 0.13 72% .250 .207

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Colin Moran Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 3B 58 1 9 1 0 1 23 1 10 0 1 1 0
2017 3B 14 -1 1 -1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 -1 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 3B 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 3B 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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2017 Stat Review for Colin Moran    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.00 BB/K
TERRIBLE
0.0% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
0.0% K Rate
ELITE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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1.833 OPS
ELITE
.500 OBP
ELITE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.500 AVG
ELITE
.400 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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1.333 SLG
ELITE
.833 ISO
ELITE

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Colin Moran: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Moran (face, concussion) remains a few weeks away from beginning a rehab assignment, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Moran (face) underwent surgery to repair facial fractures Monday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Moran (face) will undergo surgery later this week to repair a fractured cheekbone, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Moran (face) was released from the hospital Monday and will head back to Houston soon, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Moran (face, concussion) was placed on the 10-day disabled list Sunday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Moran was sent to the hospital after being carted off the field Saturday and is being evaluated for everything from a concussion to a facial/orbital fracture, Julia Morales of AT&T SportsNet Southwest reports.

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Moran was carted off the field Saturday in the top of the sixth inning after fouling a ball off the handle of his bat and into his left eye, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Moran has underwhelmed since being drafted number-six overall in the 2013 draft by the Marlins, but he turned in his best season as a professional last season. In 96 games with Double-A Corpus Christi, the left-handed hitting third baseman hit .306/.381/.459 with nine home runs and 67 RBI with a career-best 10.3-percent walk rate. It was enough to earn the 23-year-old a promotion to Triple-A Fresno is September, which is where he'll begin his 2016 campaign. A call up to the majors seems out of reach this season, but a hot start with Fresno may warrant some consideration if the Astros lack infield depth due to injuries.

2015

Moran, the sixth overall pick by the Marlins in the 2013 draft, was traded to the Astros at the deadline last season as part of the Jarred Cosart deal. Rather than send him to the California League, Houston felt Double-A would be a better challenge, and he responded by slashing .304/.350/.411 with two home runs and 22 RBI in 28 games with Corpus Christi. Moran's doesn't possess the raw power that you often see with top corner-infield prospects, and rival organizations have complained about his lack of energy and inconsistent approach to the game, but his upside compares to Matt Carpenter or Bill Mueller. A return to Double-A to open 2015 appears likely, with a promotion to Triple-A expected at some point during the season.

2014

The Marlins selected Moran with the sixth overall pick in the 2013 draft and saw glimpses of a strong future at the hot corner in his 42-game debut at Low-A Greensboro following a prolific career at the University of North Carolina. In his first 154 professional at-bats, Moran smacked four home runs and plated 23 RBI while batting .299/.354/.442. The lefty-swinging third baseman is the team's top position prospect, and while he does not posses the raw power of some other corner-infield prospects, Moran makes solid contact and projects to be an above average hitter as well as strong defender for Miami down the line.