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Preston Tucker

25-Year-Old Outfielder – Houston Astros

2016 Stats

AVG

.213

HR

2

RBI

3

R

4

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Tucker made his big league debut last May after a blistering start with Triple-A Fresno, where he hit .320 with 10 home runs and 32 RBI over his first 25 games. Called up for the injured George Spring...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 212   DOB: 7/6/1990   BORN: Tampa, FL   COLLEGE: Florida   DRAFTED: 7th Rd   

April 27, 2016  –  Preston Tucker News

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Tucker is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Mariners, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Preston Tucker 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
2012 21 A TRI 42 187 165 32 53 15 7 0 8 38 1 2 18 16 0 2 2 .321 .390 .509 .899
2013 22 A+ LAN 75 333 298 61 97 34 18 1 15 74 3 0 29 45 0 4 2 .326 .384 .544 .928
2013 22 AA COR 60 268 237 36 62 25 14 1 10 29 0 1 27 46 0 0 4 .262 .347 .456 .803
2014 23 AA COR 65 290 261 41 72 34 17 0 17 43 3 3 26 46 0 0 3 .276 .348 .536 .884
2014 23 AAA OKL 73 309 275 38 79 25 18 0 7 51 2 0 31 74 0 3 0 .287 .356 .429 .785
2015 24 AAA FRE 33 143 129 20 38 15 4 0 11 35 1 0 12 25 0 1 1 .295 .357 .581 .938
2015 24 MAJ HOU 98 323 300 35 73 32 19 0 13 33 0 2 20 68 0 0 3 .243 .297 .437 .734
2016 25 MAJ HOU 20 50 47 4 10 6 4 0 2 3 0 0 3 15 0 0 0 .213 .260 .426 .686
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3-Year Averages     98 323 300 35 73 32 19 0 13 33 0 2 20 68 0 0 3 .243 .297 .437 .734
Career  (View All)     118 373 347 39 83 38 23 0 15 36 0 2 23 83 0 0 3 .239 .292 .435 .727

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

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Preston Tucker 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
Apr. 30 @Oak 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .260 .426 .686
Apr. 29 @Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .255 .432 .687
Apr. 27 @Sea 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .209 .261 .442 .703
Apr. 26 @Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .273 .463 .736
Apr. 25 @Sea 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .275 .500 .775
Apr. 24 Bos 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .256 .486 .742
Apr. 23 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .263 .500 .763
Apr. 22 Bos Did not play.
Apr. 21 @Tex 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .286 .545 .831
Apr. 20 @Tex 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .290 .552 .842
Apr. 19 @Tex 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .300 .571 .871
Apr. 17 Det Did not play.
Apr. 16 Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .321 .615 .936
Apr. 15 Det Did not play.
Apr. 14 KC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .682 1.015
Apr. 13 KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .364 .750 1.114
Apr. 12 KC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .389 .875 1.264
Apr. 11 KC 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .412 .933 1.345
Apr. 10 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .385 .385 1.077 1.462
Apr. 9 @Mil Did not play.
Apr. 8 @Mil 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .444 .444 1.111 1.555
Apr. 7 @NYY 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .429 .429 1.143 1.572
Apr. 6 @NYY 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .800 1.200
Apr. 5 @NYY 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500
Apr. 4 @NYY Did not play.
Last 7 Days 14 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .200 .143 .343
Last 14 Days 25 0 4 1 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 .160 .192 .200 .392
Last 30 Days 47 4 10 4 0 2 3 3 15 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .260 .426 .686

Preston Tucker: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 5 5 10
2015 90 79 14 3

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Preston Tucker: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 22

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Preston Tucker Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201610000.000.000.000
2015654010.200.231.466

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016464230.217.435.700
20152353113320.255.494.807

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016171000.118.118.328
2015138185150.261.464.779

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016303230.267.600.890
2015162178180.228.414.695
Preston Tucker Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 21 A TRI 187 165 9.6% 8.6% 1.13 90% .319 .188
2013 22 A+ LAN 333 298 8.7% 13.5% 0.64 85% .345 .218
2013 22 AA COR 268 237 10.1% 17.2% 0.59 81% .287 .194
2014 23 AA COR 290 261 9% 15.9% 0.57 82% .278 .260
2014 23 AAA OKL 309 275 10% 23.9% 0.42 73% .371 .142
2015 24 AAA FRE 143 129 8.4% 17.5% 0.48 81% .290 .286
2015 24 MAJ HOU 323 300 6.2% 21.1% 0.29 77% .274 .194
2016 25 MAJ HOU 50 47 6% 30% 0.20 68% .267 .213
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3-Year Averages     323 300 6.2% 21.1% 0.29 77% .274 .194
Career     373 347 6.2% 22.3% 0.28 76% .273 .196

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

Contact

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.213 AVG
TERRIBLE
68% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.267 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.426 SLG
AVERAGE
.213 ISO
GREAT
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.20 BB/K
TERRIBLE
6.0% BB Rate
WEAK
30.0% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.686 OPS
POOR
.260 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Preston Tucker: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Tucker is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Royals.

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Tucker went 1-for-4 with a solo homer Sunday against the Brewers.

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Tucker is out of the lineup Friday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Tucker went 1-for-2 with his first homer of the year Thursday against the Yankees.

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Astros manager A.J. Hinch indicated Tucker will serve as the designated hitter Wednesday and Thursday before the team travels to Milwaukee for an interleague series that starts Friday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Tucker will bat seventh as the designated hitter Tuesday against the Yankees.

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Astros manager A.J. Hinch said he sees Tucker "as somebody that should make our team," Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Astros manager A.J. Hinch said Tucker is not in the mix at first base, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Tucker went 2-for-4 with an RBI double during Sunday's Grapefruit League win over Pittsburgh.

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Tucker hit a solo home run -- his 13th of the season -- in the ninth inning during Sunday's 5-3 win against the Angels.

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Tucker was recalled from Triple-A Fresno on Wednesday.

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2016

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2015

Tucker has raked at every stop in the minors since the Astros made him their seventh-round draft pick in 2012. In 138 games between Double-A Corpus Christi and Triple-A Oklahoma City last season, the 24-year-old hit .282/.352/.481 with 24 home runs, 94 RBI and five steals in 536 at-bats. His power bat and ability to play the corner outfield positions along with the occasional start at first base gives him added versatility on defense, and when you combine that with his rapid advancement in the Astros' system thus far, we could be looking at a dark horse candidate for Houston's Opening Day roster. The safer bet, however, is that he opens 2015 where he left off last season; with the RedHawks in Oklahoma City.