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Preston Tucker

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Houston Astros

2016 Stats

AVG

.164

HR

4

RBI

8

R

11

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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STATUS:  Out     INJURY TYPE:  Shoulder     EST. RETURN:  3/1/2017
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   

September 21, 2016  –  Preston Tucker News

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Tucker will have season-ending shoulder surgery Wednesday and will be ready for spring training, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart 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 AA COR 6 24 21 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 9 0 1 0 .095 .167 .095 .262
2016 25 AAA FRE 53 229 209 35 63 25 14 3 8 29 1 1 15 49 0 3 2 .301 .349 .512 .861
2016 25 MAJ HOU 48 144 134 11 22 13 8 1 4 8 0 0 8 40 0 0 2 .164 .222 .328 .550
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3-Year Averages     73 233 217 23 47 21 13 0 8 20 0 1 14 54 0 0 2 .217 .270 .387 .657
Career  (View All)     146 467 434 46 95 45 27 1 17 41 0 2 28 108 0 0 5 .219 .274 .403 .677

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)
# 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
Oct. 2 @LAA Did not play.
Oct. 1 @LAA Did not play.
Sep. 30 @LAA Did not play.
Sep. 28 Sea Did not play.
Sep. 27 Sea Did not play.
Sep. 26 Sea Did not play.
Sep. 25 LAA Did not play.
Sep. 24 LAA Did not play.
Sep. 23 LAA Did not play.
Sep. 22 LAA Did not play.
Sep. 21 @Oak Did not play.
Sep. 20 @Oak Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Oak Did not play.
Sep. 18 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 17 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 16 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 14 Tex Did not play.
Sep. 13 Tex Did not play.
Sep. 12 Tex Did not play.
Sep. 11 ChC Did not play.
Sep. 10 ChC Did not play.
Sep. 9 ChC Did not play.
Sep. 8 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 7 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 6 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 5 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 3 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 2 @Tex Did not play.
Aug. 31 Oak 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

Preston Tucker: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 21 19 3 22
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
2016191110.105.316.421
2015654010.200.231.466

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201611510370.174.330.570
20152353113320.255.494.807

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016728250.181.347.610
2015138185150.261.464.779

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016623230.145.306.478
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 AA COR 24 21 8.3% 37.5% 0.22 57% .167 .000
2016 25 AAA FRE 229 209 6.6% 21.4% 0.31 77% .362 .211
2016 25 MAJ HOU 144 134 5.6% 27.8% 0.20 70% .200 .164
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3-Year Averages     233 217 6% 23.2% 0.26 75% .252 .170
Career     467 434 6% 23.1% 0.26 75% .252 .184

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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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.164 AVG
TERRIBLE
70% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.200 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.328 SLG
TERRIBLE
.164 ISO
AVERAGE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.20 BB/K
TERRIBLE
5.6% BB Rate
WEAK
27.8% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.550 OPS
TERRIBLE
.222 OBP
TERRIBLE

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

Tucker (shoulder) is experiencing discomfort when swinging a bat, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Tucker (shoulder) will begin a rehab assignment at Double-A Corpus Christi on Wednesday, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Tucker (shoulder) is expected to begin his rehab assignment in the near future, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Tucker (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day DL on Friday.

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Tucker went 2-for-3 with a double, a solo homer and two runs Sunday against the Angels.

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Tucker will start in left field and bat ninth in the order, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Tucker was recalled by the Astros on Thursday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

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Tucker was optioned to Triple-A Fresno on Sunday.

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Tucker is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Red Sox.

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Tucker is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Indians.

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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.