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Ryan Rua

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Texas Rangers

2016 Stats

AVG

.259

HR

7

RBI

20

R

37

SB

7

2016 Preseason Projections

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RBI

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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   

August 15, 2016  –  Ryan Rua News

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Rua will be recalled from Triple-A Round Rock on Tuesday, Jeff Wilson 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 AAA ROU 4 16 14 2 7 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 .500 .563 .714 1.277
2016 26 MAJ TEX 84 239 212 37 55 15 7 1 7 20 7 0 19 70 0 2 6 .259 .335 .401 .736
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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)     140 434 400 58 102 33 19 1 13 41 8 0 24 120 0 2 8 .255 .309 .405 .714

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 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 Sea Did not play.
Aug. 28 Cle Did not play.
Aug. 27 Cle Did not play.
Aug. 26 Cle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .335 .401 .736
Aug. 25 Cle Did not play.
Aug. 24 @Cin Did not play.
Aug. 23 @Cin 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .336 .403 .739
Aug. 21 @TB 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .338 .405 .743
Aug. 20 @TB 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .338 .409 .747
Aug. 19 @TB Did not play.
Aug. 17 Oak 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .338 .409 .747
Aug. 16 Oak 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .338 .410 .748
Aug. 15 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 14 Det Did not play.
Aug. 13 Det Did not play.
Aug. 12 Det Did not play.
Aug. 11 Col Did not play.
Aug. 10 Col Did not play.
Aug. 9 @Col 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .341 .414 .755
Aug. 8 @Col 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .341 .414 .755
Aug. 7 @Hou 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .266 .341 .414 .755
Aug. 6 @Hou 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .338 .414 .752
Aug. 5 @Hou 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .338 .414 .752
Aug. 4 @Bal 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .342 .420 .762
Aug. 3 @Bal Did not play.
Aug. 2 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 31 KC 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .345 .424 .769
Jul. 30 KC Did not play.
Jul. 29 KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .345 .426 .771
Jul. 28 KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .347 .428 .775
Last 7 Games 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Games 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .200 .111 .311
Last 30 Games 18 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 1 0 0 .111 .200 .111 .311
Ryan Rua 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. 15 Salt Lake 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 4.000 5.000
Aug. 14 Salt Lake 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Aug. 13 Salt Lake 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800
Aug. 12 Salt Lake 4 1 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .750 .833 .750 1.583
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 14 2 7 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 .500 .563 .714 1.277

Ryan Rua: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 20 2 62 57 4 3 4
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
20168918392.303.449.828
2015518360.196.431.658
2014315031.387.516.922

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016123194115.228.366.667
2015322110.188.344.556
20147462110.257.378.664

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201689182114.292.416.798
2015333240.152.364.564
2014614191.262.410.707

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201612319593.236.390.690
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 AAA ROU 16 14 12.5% 12.5% 1.00 86% .545 .214
2016 26 MAJ TEX 239 212 7.9% 29.3% 0.27 67% .356 .142
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3-Year Averages     97 94 2.1% 25.8% 0.08 73% .303 .159
Career     434 400 5.5% 27.6% 0.20 70% .333 .150

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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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.259 AVG
WEAK
67% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.356 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.401 SLG
WEAK
.142 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.27 BB/K
POOR
7.9% BB Rate
AVERAGE
29.3% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.736 OPS
WEAK
.335 OBP
GOOD

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

Rua was optioned to Triple-A Round Rock, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Rua is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Royals, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Rua is expected to serve as the everyday left fielder while Shin-Soo Choo remains sidelined, MLB.com's T.R. Sullivan reports.

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Rua is in the lineup for Friday's game against the Cubs, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Rua went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and two runs in Saturday's 17-5 loss to the Twins.

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Rua is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Yankees.

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Rua went 2-for-3 with a homer, two runs, three RBI and a walk Tuesday against the Athletics.

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Rua homered in a 2-for-4 game with two runs scored and two RBI in Monday's loss to Oakland.

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Rua is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Astros, Rangers VP of Comm. John Blake reports.

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Rua is out of the lineup Sunday against the Mariners, Stefan Stevenson of 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.