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Joey Butler

28-Year-Old Outfielder – Free Agent

2014 Stats

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2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Butler, who spent September on the Rangers' 40-man roster, was designated for assignment at the end of the season and claimed by the Cardinals. The 27-year-old outfielder will have a very hard time sc...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 220   DOB: 3/12/1986   BORN: Pascagoula, MS   COLLEGE: New Orleans   DRAFTED: 15th Rd   

May 23, 2014  –  Joey Butler News

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Butler's contract was sold to Orix of the Japanese Nippon Professional Baseball League, MLB.com's Jenifer Langosch reports.

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Joey Butler 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
2010 24 AA FRI 132 573 516 67 143 42 26 6 10 58 8 6 47 120 0 5 5 .277 .340 .409 .749
2011 25 AA FRI 13 55 44 11 10 3 1 0 2 4 2 1 7 16 0 0 4 .227 .382 .386 .768
2011 25 AAA ROU 113 474 426 73 137 44 27 5 12 57 13 4 43 138 0 1 4 .322 .388 .493 .881
2012 26 AAA ROU 137 584 493 93 143 49 28 1 20 78 6 4 79 128 0 5 7 .290 .392 .473 .865
2013 27 AAA ROU 119 505 426 71 124 38 26 0 12 51 1 2 69 119 1 3 6 .291 .395 .437 .832
2013 27 MAJ TEX 8 15 12 3 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 .333 .467 .500 .967
2014 28 AAA MEM 31 106 86 16 31 8 4 0 4 20 0 0 19 16 0 0 1 .360 .481 .547 1.028
2014 28 MAJ STL 6 6 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .000 .167 .000 .167
3-Year Averages     8 15 12 3 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 .333 .467 .500 .967

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Joey Butler: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 1 1
2013 5 3 2 2

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Joey Butler Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201430000.000.000.250
2013103010.400.6001.100

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201420000.000.000.000
201320000.000.000.333

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201440000.000.000.200
201331000.333.333.933

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201410000.000.000.000
201392010.333.556.956
Joey Butler Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 24 AA FRI 573 516 8.2% 20.9% 0.39 77% .345 .132
2011 25 AA FRI 55 44 12.7% 29.1% 0.44 64% .308 .159
2011 25 AAA ROU 474 426 9.1% 29.1% 0.31 68% .453 .171
2012 26 AAA ROU 584 493 13.5% 21.9% 0.62 74% .357 .183
2013 27 AAA ROU 505 426 13.7% 23.6% 0.58 72% .380 .146
2013 27 MAJ TEX 15 12 20% 40% 0.50 50% .667 .167
2014 28 AAA MEM 106 86 17.9% 15.1% 1.19 81% .409 .187
2014 28 MAJ STL 6 5 16.7% 50% 0.33 40% .000 .000
3-Year Averages     15 12 20% 40% 0.50 50% .667 .167

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2014 Stat Review for Joey Butler    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.000 AVG
TERRIBLE
40% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.000 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.000 SLG
TERRIBLE
.000 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.33 BB/K
WEAK
16.7% BB Rate
ELITE
50.0% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.167 OPS
TERRIBLE
.167 OBP
TERRIBLE

Joey Butler: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Butler was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Wednesday.

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Butler was recalled from Triple-A Memphis on Friday.

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Butler was claimed off waivers by the Cardinals on Thursday, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Jeff Wilson reports.

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Butler was designated for assignment by the Rangers on Monday.

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Butler will be recalled from Triple-A Round Rock on Tuesday.

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Butler was optioned to Triple-A Round Rock on Saturday, the Fort Worth Star Telegram reports.

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Butler was 2-for-3 with a walk and two runs scored in the Rangers' win over Houston Friday night.

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Butler was called up by the Rangers from Triple-A Round Rock on Monday, the Dallas Morning News reports.

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