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Andres Blanco

31-Year-Old Shortstop – Philadelphia Phillies

2015 Stats

AVG

.304

HR

5

RBI

18

R

23

SB

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

There was no outlook written for Andres Blanco in 2015. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.

LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 196   DOB: 4/11/1984   BORN: Urama, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Andres Blanco Contract Information:

Elected free agency in November of 2014.

August 23, 2015  –  Andres Blanco News

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Andres Blanco 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
2004 20 AA WIC 94 359 324 34 80 12 10 2 0 21 7 6 18 45 8 2 7 .247 .299 .290 .589
2005 21 A HIG 3 10 10 0 5 1 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 .600 1.100
2005 21 AA WIC 9 41 37 5 7 1 0 0 1 5 0 0 3 7 1 0 0 .189 .250 .270 .520
2005 21 AAA OMA 35 129 114 13 29 7 4 2 1 9 2 0 10 23 2 0 3 .254 .331 .351 .682
2005 21 MAJ KAN 26 86 79 6 17 1 0 1 0 5 0 1 0 5 4 2 1 .215 .220 .241 .460
2006 22 AAA OMA 88 319 283 30 67 15 9 4 2 20 6 4 21 41 5 1 9 .237 .309 .318 .627
2006 22 MAJ KAN 33 96 87 9 21 5 4 1 0 9 0 1 5 14 3 0 1 .241 .290 .310 .601
2007 23 R AZL 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2007 23 AAA OMA 28 107 97 8 19 2 2 0 0 8 0 0 5 12 3 2 0 .196 .231 .216 .447
2008 24 AAA IOW 102 330 298 30 85 11 8 2 1 36 9 3 15 31 9 3 5 .285 .327 .336 .663
2009 25 AAA IOW 64 258 230 30 70 25 17 2 6 29 6 1 17 28 3 5 3 .304 .353 .474 .827
2009 25 MAJ CHN 53 138 123 15 31 9 8 0 1 12 0 2 8 14 6 0 1 .252 .303 .341 .644
2010 26 MAJ TEX 68 185 166 17 46 11 10 1 0 13 0 2 11 24 3 2 3 .277 .330 .349 .679
2011 27 AAA ROU 6 25 22 3 5 3 3 0 0 5 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 .227 .320 .364 .684
2011 27 MAJ TEX 36 82 76 9 17 5 3 0 2 3 0 1 4 14 2 0 0 .224 .263 .342 .605
2012 28 AAA LEH 120 461 413 47 97 25 14 1 10 40 6 5 39 77 3 4 2 .235 .301 .346 .647
2014 30 AAA LEH 45 155 137 16 33 6 6 0 0 11 3 5 13 25 2 1 2 .241 .314 .285 .599
2014 30 MAJ PHI 25 53 47 4 13 6 5 0 1 3 0 0 2 6 4 0 0 .277 .306 .447 .753
2015 31 MAJ PHI 81 182 161 23 49 24 17 2 5 18 0 1 16 31 2 0 3 .304 .378 .528 .906
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3-Year Averages     25 53 47 4 13 6 5 0 1 3 0 0 2 6 4 0 0 .277 .306 .447 .753
Career  (View All)     341 889 799 92 213 65 49 7 9 68 1 10 51 114 25 4 10 .267 .317 .379 .696

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Andres Blanco 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 E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 2 @NYM 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .380 .527 .907
Sep. 1 @NYM 4 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .304 .378 .528 .906
Aug. 31 @NYM 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .377 .529 .906
Aug. 30 SD 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .380 .536 .916
Aug. 29 SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .377 .523 .900
Aug. 28 SD 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .302 .377 .523 .900
Aug. 27 NYM 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301 .374 .527 .901
Aug. 26 NYM 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .382 .546 .928
Aug. 25 NYM 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .379 .543 .922
Aug. 24 NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .376 .545 .921
Aug. 23 @Mia 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .375 .554 .929
Aug. 22 @Mia 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .371 .548 .919
Aug. 21 @Mia 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .363 .533 .896
Aug. 20 @Mia 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .362 .534 .896
Aug. 19 Tor 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .292 .360 .540 .900
Aug. 18 Tor Did not play.
Aug. 16 @Mil 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .355 .514 .869
Aug. 15 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .350 .491 .841
Aug. 14 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 12 @Ari 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .353 .495 .848
Aug. 11 @Ari 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .351 .470 .821
Aug. 10 @Ari 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .361 .485 .846
Aug. 9 @SD Did not play.
Aug. 8 @SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .358 .484 .842
Aug. 7 @SD 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .362 .489 .851
Aug. 6 LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .280 .356 .484 .840
Aug. 5 LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .359 .489 .848
Aug. 4 LAD Did not play.
Aug. 2 Atl Did not play.
Aug. 1 Atl 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .363 .495 .858
Last 7 Days 24 5 7 1 1 0 2 2 5 0 0 1 0 0 .292 .370 .417 .787
Last 14 Days 52 9 18 6 1 0 4 6 10 0 0 1 0 0 .346 .424 .500 .924
Last 30 Days 75 15 26 6 1 3 7 7 17 0 0 1 0 1 .347 .410 .573 .983

Andres Blanco: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 1 10 27 6
2014 5 10 6
2011 5 6 23 1 1
2010 40 9 16 1
2009 40 15

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Andres Blanco Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015597250.373.5931.041
2014263000.308.423.731

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201598143110.265.490.823
2014211130.238.476.781

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20157513380.307.533.922
2014233130.174.391.600

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015828280.305.524.891
2014241000.375.500.900
Andres Blanco Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2004 20 AA WIC 359 324 5% 12.5% 0.40 86% .287 .043
2005 21 A HIG 10 10 0% 10% 0.00 90% .556 .100
2005 21 AA WIC 41 37 7.3% 17.1% 0.43 81% .207 .081
2005 21 AAA OMA 129 114 7.8% 17.8% 0.43 80% .311 .097
2005 21 MAJ KAN 86 79 0% 5.8% 0.00 94% .230 .026
2006 22 AAA OMA 319 283 6.6% 12.9% 0.51 86% .271 .081
2006 22 MAJ KAN 96 87 5.2% 14.6% 0.36 84% .288 .069
2007 23 R AZL 2 2 0% 0% 0.00 100% .000 .000
2007 23 AAA OMA 107 97 4.7% 11.2% 0.42 88% .224 .020
2008 24 AAA IOW 330 298 4.5% 9.4% 0.48 90% .316 .051
2009 25 AAA IOW 258 230 6.6% 10.9% 0.61 88% .327 .170
2009 25 MAJ CHN 138 123 5.8% 10.1% 0.57 89% .278 .089
2010 26 MAJ TEX 185 166 5.9% 13% 0.46 86% .324 .072
2011 27 AAA ROU 25 22 12% 12% 1.00 86% .263 .137
2011 27 MAJ TEX 82 76 4.9% 17.1% 0.29 82% .250 .118
2012 28 AAA LEH 461 413 8.5% 16.7% 0.51 81% .267 .111
2014 30 AAA LEH 155 137 8.4% 16.1% 0.52 82% .295 .044
2014 30 MAJ PHI 53 47 3.8% 11.3% 0.33 87% .300 .170
2015 31 MAJ PHI 182 161 8.8% 17% 0.52 81% .352 .224
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3-Year Averages     53 47 3.8% 11.3% 0.33 87% .300 .170
Career     889 799 5.7% 12.8% 0.45 86% .302 .112

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2015 Stat Review for Andres Blanco    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.304 AVG
ELITE
81% Contact Rate
WEAK
.352 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.528 SLG
ELITE
.224 ISO
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Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.52 BB/K
GOOD
8.8% BB Rate
GOOD
17.0% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.906 OPS
ELITE
.378 OBP
ELITE

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Andres Blanco: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Interim manager Pete Mackanin said Blanco will be the Phillies' starting third baseman while Maikel Franco is sidelined, the team's official site reports.

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Blanco went 2-for-4 with his fifth homer of the year and a pair of runs Wednesday against the Blue Jays.

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Blanco went 1-for-2 with an RBI and a walk in Tuesday's win over Toronto.

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Blanco started at first base Saturday and went 2-for-4 with a run scored.

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Getting a start with Ryan Howard DHing, Blanco went 2-for-4 with three RBI and a run scored.

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Blanco hit a pinch-hit three-run home run Sunday in the Phillies' win over St. Louis.

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Blanco took ground balls at first base on Monday, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Blanco had a pinch-hit home run off Madison Bumgarner in the Phillies' loss to the Giants on Sunday.

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Blanco is the likely candidate to be demoted to Triple-A when Domonic Brown comes off the disabled list, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

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Blanco's contract was selected by the Phillies on Sunday, MLB.com's Todd Zolecki reports.

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Blanco signed a minor league deal with the Phillies on Thursday, Jim Salisbury of CSN reports. The deal includes a spring training invitation.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

There was no outlook written for Andres Blanco.

2011

Blanco appeared in 68 games for Texas, largely as an injury fill-in for Ian Kinsler throughout the season, and hit about as well (.277/.330/.349) as one could expect from the career journeyman. He'll enter the season as Texas' primary utility infielder where his playing time figures to weigh heavily on the ability of the oft-injured Kinsler to stay on the field.

2010

Blanco has always been slick with the glove, but his bat never developed in equal proportion. Last year, he hit well in 227 Triple-A at-bats, but given his age in 2009 (25) and the small sample, we wouldn't get too excited. He'll vie for a role backing up Ryan Theriot at shortstop.

2007

At 23, Blanco isn't completely written off, but the clock is ticking. The Royals have gushed about his fielding ability for years, but it's hard to play a guy with little speed, little power and a career .625 OPS in the minors. September labrum surgery and the follow-up rehabilitation likely doomed Blanco to another year in Triple-A Omaha.

2006

After watching Ruben Gotay butcher second base and not hit for much of the season, the Royals finally called up Blanco in September and fell in love with the former shortstop. That love ends with his glove, because Blanco's offensive talent hovers under the Mendoza line at its peak. He can win the starting second base job in Kansas City if he can just hit a little. With his masterful defense, that's all the Royals expect.

2005

Blanco is a defensive wizard who has shown no propensity to hit as well has he showed in his short 2004 stint in Kansas City. He has a career batting average of .255 and has yet to hit a professional home run. His impressive defense and surprising hitting had some considering moving Angel Berroa to third, but the Royals are adamant that Blanco needs to develop as a hitter before he becomes a part of the long-term plan. Blanco will fight Tony Graffanino for the second-base job in 2005.