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Ryan Rua

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Texas Rangers

2016 Stats

AVG

.273

HR

0

RBI

1

R

4

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Rua earned the starting left-field spot for Texas to begin the year but suffered an ankle injury in the first week and was held out of action until mid-June as a result. Upon his return, Rua was affor...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 205   DOB: 3/11/1990   BORN: Amherst, OH   COLLEGE: Lake Erie College   DRAFTED: 17th Rd   

April 27, 2016  –  Ryan Rua News

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Rua is batting fifth as the designated hitter in Wednesday's game against the Yankees, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Ryan Rua 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 21 R SUR 45 186 162 41 52 20 12 5 3 34 10 0 20 34 1 2 1 .321 .395 .512 .907
2011 21 A SPO 7 28 26 2 5 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 6 0 0 1 .192 .250 .308 .558
2012 22 A SPO 74 320 280 40 82 24 16 1 7 43 4 1 29 64 2 3 6 .293 .368 .432 .800
2013 23 A HIC 104 430 367 70 92 54 24 1 29 82 13 2 49 91 0 2 12 .251 .356 .559 .915
2013 23 AA FRI 23 95 86 19 20 6 2 1 3 9 1 0 7 24 0 0 2 .233 .305 .384 .689
2014 24 AA FRI 71 288 257 34 77 24 13 1 10 38 5 3 30 55 0 0 1 .300 .375 .475 .850
2014 24 AAA ROU 58 241 214 31 67 23 13 2 8 36 1 2 21 42 0 2 4 .313 .382 .505 .887
2014 24 MAJ TEX 28 109 105 11 31 9 7 0 2 14 1 0 2 18 0 0 2 .295 .321 .419 .740
2015 25 AAA ROU 40 165 142 18 28 11 5 0 6 22 3 0 18 45 0 1 4 .197 .303 .359 .662
2015 25 MAJ TEX 28 86 83 10 16 9 5 0 4 7 0 0 3 32 0 0 0 .193 .221 .398 .619
2016 26 MAJ TEX 10 34 33 4 9 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 11 0 0 1 .273 .294 .303 .597
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3-Year Averages     28 97 94 10 23 9 6 0 3 10 0 0 2 25 0 0 1 .245 .268 .404 .672
Career  (View All)     66 229 221 25 56 19 13 0 6 22 1 0 5 61 0 0 3 .253 .279 .394 .673

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

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Ryan Rua 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 E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Apr. 27 NYY 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .273 .294 .303 .597
Apr. 26 NYY Did not play.
Apr. 25 NYY Did not play.
Apr. 24 @CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .258 .290 .548
Apr. 23 @CWS Did not play.
Apr. 22 @CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .296 .333 .629
Apr. 21 Hou 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .375 .708
Apr. 20 Hou Did not play.
Apr. 19 Hou Did not play.
Apr. 17 Bal Did not play.
Apr. 16 Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .350 .650
Apr. 15 Bal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .375 .438 .813
Apr. 14 Bal Did not play.
Apr. 13 @Sea Did not play.
Apr. 12 @Sea 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .375 .375 .438 .813
Apr. 11 @Sea 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .417 .750
Apr. 10 @LAA Did not play.
Apr. 9 @LAA 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .250 .375
Apr. 8 @LAA Did not play.
Apr. 7 @LAA Did not play.
Apr. 6 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Apr. 5 Sea Did not play.
Apr. 4 Sea Did not play.
Last 7 Days 13 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 1 0 0 .231 .286 .231 .517
Last 14 Days 17 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 1 0 0 .176 .222 .176 .398
Last 30 Days 33 4 9 1 0 0 1 0 11 0 0 1 0 0 .273 .294 .303 .597

Ryan Rua: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 4 5 3 2 1
2015 4 25 22 4
2014 9 1 17 17 2

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Ryan Rua: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 8 6 9 12

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Ryan Rua Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016144010.429.429.895
2015518360.196.431.658
2014315031.387.516.922

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016190000.158.211.368
2015322110.188.344.556
20147462110.257.378.664

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016142010.214.214.481
2015333240.152.364.564
2014614191.262.410.707

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016192000.316.368.684
2015507230.220.420.655
2014447150.341.432.787
Ryan Rua 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 21 R SUR 186 162 10.8% 18.3% 0.59 79% .392 .191
2011 21 A SPO 28 26 3.6% 21.4% 0.17 77% .211 .116
2012 22 A SPO 320 280 9.1% 20% 0.45 77% .359 .139
2013 23 A HIC 430 367 11.4% 21.2% 0.54 75% .255 .308
2013 23 AA FRI 95 86 7.4% 25.3% 0.29 72% .288 .151
2014 24 AA FRI 288 257 10.4% 19.1% 0.55 79% .349 .175
2014 24 AAA ROU 241 214 8.7% 17.4% 0.50 80% .360 .192
2014 24 MAJ TEX 109 105 1.8% 16.5% 0.11 83% .341 .124
2015 25 AAA ROU 165 142 10.9% 27.3% 0.40 68% .242 .162
2015 25 MAJ TEX 86 83 3.5% 37.2% 0.09 61% .255 .205
2016 26 MAJ TEX 34 33 0% 32.4% 0.00 67% .409 .030
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3-Year Averages     97 94 2.1% 25.8% 0.08 73% .303 .159
Career     229 221 2.2% 26.6% 0.08 72% .325 .141

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

Contact

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.273 AVG
GOOD
67% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.409 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.303 SLG
TERRIBLE
.030 ISO
TERRIBLE
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
32.4% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.597 OPS
TERRIBLE
.294 OBP
POOR

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Ryan Rua: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Rua went 3-for-4 with a run scored Monday in Seattle.

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Rua will start in right field and hit eighth Saturday against the Angels, Evan P. Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Rua is starting at first base and hitting sixth Wednesday against the Mariners, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Rua will be on the Opening Day roster, Jeff Worth of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Rua's play at first base has impressed Texas manager Jeff Bannister, according to MLB.com's TR Sullivan.

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Rua collected his first home run of the spring Sunday and now has six extra-base hits in just 28 at-bats.

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Rua, who might have been the favorite to open the season as Texas' left fielder, had those hopes dashed with the signing of Ian Desmond.

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Rua could enter spring training as the front runner to take over the left field duties with the injury to Josh Hamilton, the team's web site reports.

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Rua figures to be among the internal options for the left field vacancy should Josh Hamilton's balky knee require additional surgery.

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Rua was recalled from Triple-A Round Rock to start in left field and hit eighth Saturday in Oakland, Stefan Stevensonof the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Rua has some power but does not profile as an everyday player, nor does he have a visible avenue to significant playing time with the Rangers this season. Injuries to the big league club last season allowed him to appear in 28 games in the majors, primarily in left field and at first base. However, Prince Fielder and Mitch Moreland have first base taken care of heading into 2015, and it is unlikely that the Rangers would go into spring training looking at Rua as an everyday option in left. There also won’t be an opening for him at second base or third base, two positions he was featured at prominently in the minor leagues. He could make the team as a utility option or on the short side of a left-field platoon, as his splits are better against southpaws, but Rua is unlikely to be a legitimate fantasy option in standard formats.