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Tony Kemp

25-Year-Old Outfielder – Houston Astros

2016 Stats

AVG

.217

HR

1

RBI

7

R

15

SB

2

2017 RotoWire Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

A small, speedy second baseman in the Houston system is bound to draw comparisons to Jose Altuve. Let's be honest, that's unfair to both guys. It undersells just how excellent Altuve has been as a big...

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 6"   WT: 163   DOB: 10/31/1991   BORN: Franklin, TN   COLLEGE: Vanderbilt   DRAFTED: 5th Rd   

March 19, 2017  –  Tony Kemp News

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Tony Kemp 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
2013 21 A TRI 48 204 177 25 50 10 7 2 1 13 17 9 21 29 1 4 1 .282 .355 .362 .717
2013 21 A QUA 27 120 98 21 25 3 1 1 1 9 4 2 19 18 1 0 2 .255 .387 .316 .703
2014 22 A+ LAN 72 356 295 79 99 27 19 4 4 37 28 7 45 35 5 3 8 .336 .433 .468 .901
2014 22 AA COR 59 275 233 42 68 19 11 4 4 21 13 6 28 32 5 2 7 .292 .381 .425 .806
2015 23 R SUR 1 5 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .250 .200 .250 .450
2015 23 AA COR 50 230 193 36 69 11 10 1 0 19 15 8 35 28 0 1 1 .358 .457 .420 .877
2015 23 AAA FRE 71 311 271 42 74 15 9 3 3 29 20 6 21 37 12 2 5 .273 .334 .362 .696
2016 24 AAA FRE 69 301 255 36 78 15 9 4 2 24 10 8 34 34 8 2 2 .306 .389 .396 .785
2016 24 MAJ HOU 59 136 120 15 26 8 4 3 1 7 2 1 14 27 1 1 0 .217 .296 .325 .621
2017 Spring Training 25   HOU 17 36 35 3 10 2 2 0 0 3 1 2 1 3 0 0 0 .286 .306 .343 .648
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3-Year Averages     59 136 120 15 26 8 4 3 1 7 2 1 14 27 1 1 0 .217 .296 .325 .621
Career  (View All)     59 136 120 15 26 8 4 3 1 7 2 1 14 27 1 1 0 .217 .296 .325 .621

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

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Tony Kemp 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 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .217 .296 .325 .621
Oct. 1 @LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .290 .325 .615
Sep. 30 @LAA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .291 .333 .624
Sep. 28 Sea 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .294 .336 .630
Sep. 27 Sea 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .298 .342 .640
Sep. 26 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .300 .352 .652
Sep. 25 LAA 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .310 .365 .675
Sep. 24 LAA Did not play.
Sep. 23 LAA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .301 .327 .628
Sep. 22 LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .306 .333 .639
Sep. 21 @Oak 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .315 .344 .659
Sep. 20 @Oak 2 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .314 .323 .637
Sep. 19 @Oak 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .301 .286 .587
Sep. 18 @Sea 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .301 .286 .587
Sep. 17 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 16 @Sea Did not play.
Sep. 14 Tex 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .222 .304 .289 .593
Sep. 13 Tex Did not play.
Sep. 12 Tex 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .307 .292 .599
Sep. 11 ChC Did not play.
Sep. 10 ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .300 .273 .573
Sep. 9 ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .303 .276 .579
Sep. 8 @Cle 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .306 .279 .585
Sep. 7 @Cle 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .309 .289 .598
Sep. 6 @Cle 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .301 .280 .581
Sep. 5 @Cle Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 3 @Tex Did not play.
Sep. 2 @Tex 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .300 .288 .588
Aug. 31 Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .303 .291 .594
Last 7 Games 19 2 3 0 0 1 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 .158 .273 .316 .589
Last 14 Games 30 3 6 2 1 1 2 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .273 .433 .706
Last 30 Games 42 5 8 3 1 1 3 5 11 0 0 0 0 1 .190 .277 .381 .658

Tony Kemp: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 5 39 37 1 1 8

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Tony Kemp Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016214001.143.190.440

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20169911171.232.354.660

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016546160.241.389.677

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016669012.197.273.575
Tony Kemp Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2013 21 A TRI 204 177 10.3% 14.2% 0.72 84% .333 .080
2013 21 A QUA 120 98 15.8% 15% 1.06 82% .304 .061
2014 22 A+ LAN 356 295 12.6% 9.8% 1.29 88% .371 .132
2014 22 AA COR 275 233 10.2% 11.6% 0.88 86% .325 .133
2015 23 R SUR 5 4 0% 20% 0.00 75% .333 .000
2015 23 AA COR 230 193 15.2% 12.2% 1.25 85% .418 .062
2015 23 AAA FRE 311 271 6.8% 11.9% 0.57 86% .307 .089
2016 24 AAA FRE 301 255 11.3% 11.3% 1.00 87% .347 .090
2016 24 MAJ HOU 136 120 10.3% 19.9% 0.52 78% .272 .108
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3-Year Averages     136 120 10.3% 19.9% 0.52 78% .272 .108
Career     136 120 10.3% 19.9% 0.52 78% .272 .108

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Tony Kemp Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 2B 18 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2016 LF 227 -4 35 -2 -4 104 -2 20 0
2016 CF 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0
2016 RF 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 LF 1 -1 -2 0 0 -1 0 -2 0 -3
2016 CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2016 Stat Review for Tony Kemp    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.52 BB/K
GOOD
10.3% BB Rate
GOOD
19.9% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.621 OPS
TERRIBLE
.296 OBP
POOR
Contact

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.217 AVG
TERRIBLE
.272 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.325 SLG
TERRIBLE
.108 ISO
TERRIBLE

2017 Projected Stats Breakdown for Tony Kemp

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Tony Kemp: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kemp has gone 9-for-28 with two doubles, three RBI and one stolen base (three attempts) through 15 spring games.

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Kemp is taking most of his repetitions at second base during spring training, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Kemp hit .217/.296/.325 in 120 at-bats over 59 games for the Astros in 2016.

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Kemp is out of the lineup Sunday against the Rays, marking the seventh straight contest he's been limited to bench duties.

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Kemp will start in left field and bat ninth in the order Sunday against the Blue Jays, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.

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Kemp was recalled from Triple-A Fresno on Sunday.

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The Astros optioned Kemp to Triple-A Fresno following Friday's game.

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Kemp went 1-for-3 with a triple, two RBI, a run, two walks and two strikeouts Friday against Oakland.

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Kemp went 2-for-3 with a double and a walk in his first MLB start Wednesday against the White Sox.

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Kemp is in the lineup Wednesday against the White Sox, Julia Morales of ROOT Sports reports.

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Kemp was officially recalled from Triple-A Fresno on Monday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Kemp is the type of player who often gets overlooked due to his size (5-foot-7, 165 pounds), but the Astros know more than any other organization that small second basemen can still be a factor at the big league level. With a profile that matches Jose Altuve nearly perfectly, the 24-year-old hit .308/.388/.386 in 121 games between Double-A Corpus Christi and Triple-A Fresno last season. With excellent plate discipline (169 walks to 179 strikeouts over three minor league seasons) and plus speed (35 steals last year), Kemp has advanced rapidly in the minors, but the Astros have a crowded infield and aren't in a rush to promote him to the bigs. Unless the team deals with injuries, he's likely to spend a full season at Triple-A Fresno.

2015

In 72 games with High-A Lancaster, Kemp hit .336/.433/.468 with 19 doubles, four triples, four home runs, 37 RBI and 79 runs scored over 295 at-bats. His .433 OBP ranked first in the California League, which earned him a well-deserved promotion to Double-A Corpus Christi in late June. The 23-year-old second baseman was nearly as successful in the Texas League, hitting .292/.381/.425 in 59 games. What Kemp lacks in size (5-foot-6, 165 pounds) and power, he makes up for with plus speed (41 steals between the two levels) and an excellent batting eye (73 walks to 67 strikeouts). He's a prospect to keep an eye on in the Astros' system as he prepares for a likely promotion to Triple-A at some point in 2015.