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Ryan Raburn

34-Year-Old Outfielder – Cleveland Indians

2015 Stats

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.289

HR

5

RBI

24

R

15

SB

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

When it's all said and done, Raburn will have banked more than $10 million on the strength of his ability to pound left-handed pitching. That ability has been much less consistent over the past three ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 185   DOB: 4/17/1981   BORN: Tampa, FL   COLLEGE: South Florida CC   DRAFTED: 5th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Ryan Raburn Contract Information:

Signed a two-year, $4.85 million extension with the Indians in August of 2013.

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Ryan Raburn 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 23 AA ERI 97 417 361 66 108 50 29 5 16 65 3 0 47 96 1 1 7 .299 .389 .540 .929
2005 24 AAA TOL 132 533 481 62 120 45 22 4 19 63 8 3 45 112 1 1 5 .249 .320 .430 .750
2006 25 AAA TOL 119 516 455 69 125 53 29 4 20 79 16 4 51 123 1 4 5 .275 .351 .488 .839
2007 26 AAA TOL 85 373 315 60 92 41 21 3 17 64 12 4 51 73 0 3 4 .292 .394 .540 .934
2007 26 MAJ DET 49 148 138 28 42 18 12 2 4 27 3 0 8 33 1 1 0 .304 .340 .507 .847
2008 27 AAA TOL 5 23 19 6 6 4 2 0 2 6 0 0 4 5 0 0 0 .316 .435 .737 1.172
2008 27 MAJ DET 92 199 182 26 43 15 10 1 4 20 3 1 16 49 1 0 0 .236 .298 .368 .666
2009 28 AAA TOL 11 50 41 8 10 7 3 0 4 7 2 1 7 12 0 1 1 .244 .360 .610 .970
2009 28 MAJ DET 113 291 261 44 76 29 11 2 16 45 5 4 26 60 1 1 2 .291 .359 .533 .891
2010 29 AAA TOL 7 29 27 5 12 6 6 0 0 2 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 .444 .483 .667 1.150
2010 29 MAJ DET 113 410 371 54 104 41 25 1 15 62 2 2 27 92 1 3 8 .280 .340 .474 .814
2011 30 MAJ DET 121 418 387 53 99 38 22 2 14 49 1 1 21 114 4 3 3 .256 .297 .432 .729
2012 31 AAA TOL 15 66 60 8 15 6 2 0 4 12 1 0 5 15 0 0 1 .250 .318 .483 .801
2012 31 MAJ DET 66 222 205 14 35 15 14 0 1 12 1 1 13 53 1 1 2 .171 .226 .254 .480
2013 32 MAJ CLE 87 277 243 40 66 34 18 0 16 55 0 0 29 67 0 1 4 .272 .357 .543 .900
2014 33 AA AKR 3 12 11 2 5 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 .455 .500 .455 .955
2014 33 AAA COL 4 18 17 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .059 .111 .059 .170
2014 33 MAJ CLE 74 212 195 18 39 11 7 0 4 22 0 0 13 51 0 3 1 .200 .250 .297 .547
2015 34 MAJ CLE 72 171 149 15 43 21 15 1 5 24 0 0 18 38 0 1 3 .289 .374 .503 .877
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3-Year Averages     75 235 214 24 46 20 13 0 7 29 0 0 18 57 0 1 2 .215 .281 .374 .655
Career  (View All)     787 2,348 2,131 292 547 222 134 9 79 316 15 9 171 557 9 14 23 .257 .317 .439 .756

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Ryan Raburn 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
Aug. 29 LAA Did not play.
Aug. 28 LAA 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .374 .503 .877
Aug. 26 Mil Did not play.
Aug. 25 Mil Did not play.
Aug. 24 @ChC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .281 .365 .493 .858
Aug. 23 @NYY 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .361 .493 .854
Aug. 22 @NYY Did not play.
Aug. 21 @NYY Did not play.
Aug. 20 @NYY Did not play.
Aug. 19 @Bos Did not play.
Aug. 18 @Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .354 .490 .844
Aug. 17 @Bos Did not play.
Aug. 16 @Min 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .282 .360 .500 .860
Aug. 15 @Min Did not play.
Aug. 14 @Min Did not play.
Aug. 13 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 12 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 11 NYY Did not play.
Aug. 9 Min Did not play.
Aug. 8 Min Did not play.
Aug. 7 Min 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .363 .500 .863
Aug. 5 @LAA 3 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .359 .496 .855
Aug. 4 @LAA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .353 .470 .823
Aug. 3 @LAA Did not play.
Aug. 2 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 1 @Oak Did not play.
Jul. 31 @Oak Did not play.
Jul. 30 @Oak Did not play.
Jul. 29 KC Did not play.
Jul. 28 KC Did not play.
Last 7 Days 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .750 .857 1.000 1.857
Last 14 Days 11 1 4 2 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 1 0 0 .364 .500 .545 1.045
Last 30 Days 16 2 7 2 0 1 2 2 4 0 0 1 0 0 .438 .526 .750 1.276

Ryan Raburn: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 30 18 12 30
2014 1 44 20 25 25
2013 2 65 13 54 17
2012 32 51 30 22 2
2011 2 56 4 72 52 2 20 2
2010 1 18 2 91 73 7 20 3
2009 10 6 87 70 7 14 5

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Ryan Raburn Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015127125200.299.528.907
2014123104140.195.333.596
2013107217210.308.6171.020

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015193040.158.263.536
2014728080.208.236.463
2013136199340.243.485.806

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20157571130.307.467.812
2014866030.151.163.386
2013121198290.273.554.925

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20157184110.254.521.905
2014109124190.239.404.675
2013122218260.270.533.876
Ryan Raburn 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 23 AA ERI 417 361 11.3% 23% 0.49 73% .369 .241
2005 24 AAA TOL 533 481 8.4% 21% 0.40 77% .289 .181
2006 25 AAA TOL 516 455 9.9% 23.8% 0.41 73% .337 .213
2007 26 AAA TOL 373 315 13.7% 19.6% 0.70 77% .333 .248
2007 26 MAJ DET 148 138 5.4% 22.3% 0.24 76% .376 .203
2008 27 AAA TOL 23 19 17.4% 21.7% 0.80 74% .333 .421
2008 27 MAJ DET 199 182 8% 24.6% 0.33 73% .302 .132
2009 28 AAA TOL 50 41 14% 24% 0.58 71% .240 .366
2009 28 MAJ DET 291 261 8.9% 20.6% 0.43 77% .324 .242
2010 29 AAA TOL 29 27 6.9% 10.3% 0.67 89% .500 .223
2010 29 MAJ DET 410 371 6.6% 22.4% 0.29 75% .337 .194
2011 30 MAJ DET 418 387 5% 27.3% 0.18 71% .328 .176
2012 31 AAA TOL 66 60 7.6% 22.7% 0.33 75% .268 .233
2012 31 MAJ DET 222 205 5.9% 23.9% 0.25 74% .225 .083
2013 32 MAJ CLE 277 243 10.5% 24.2% 0.43 72% .313 .271
2014 33 AA AKR 12 11 8.3% 25% 0.33 73% .625 .000
2014 33 AAA COL 18 17 5.6% 11.1% 0.50 88% .067 .000
2014 33 MAJ CLE 212 195 6.1% 24.1% 0.25 74% .250 .097
2015 34 MAJ CLE 171 149 10.5% 22.2% 0.47 74% .358 .214
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3-Year Averages     235 214 7.7% 24.3% 0.32 73% .260 .159
Career     2,348 2,131 7.3% 23.7% 0.31 74% .313 .182

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

Contact

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.289 AVG
GREAT
74% Contact Rate
POOR
.358 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.503 SLG
ELITE
.214 ISO
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Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.47 BB/K
GOOD
10.5% BB Rate
GOOD
22.2% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.877 OPS
ELITE
.374 OBP
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Ryan Raburn: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Raburn (personal) is expected to rejoin the Indians on Saturday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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The Indians placed Raburn on the bereavement list Tuesday.

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Raburn will remain out of the lineup for the third straight game Sunday against the Twins, MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports.

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Raburn (illness) will return to the lineup Wednesday against the Athletics.

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Raburn (illness) is expected back in the lineup Wednesday when the Indians square off against southpaw Hector Santiago, the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Raburn (illness) will not rejoin the lineup Monday against the Angels, Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Raburn (illness) remains out of the lineup Sunday against the Athletics.

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Raburn has been suffering from gastritis over the last couple weeks, but is doing better, Zack Meisel of the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports.

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Raburn (illness) remains out of the lineup Wednesday, according to MLB.com's Jordan Bastian.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Raburn put a few more balls over the fence than normal thanks to a spike in his HR/FB rate, as he launched 16 homers in 87 games for the Indians. An ankle injury limited his playing time down the stretch, but he signed a two-year extension to remain in Cleveland in August. Most of his damage continues to come against left-handed pitching, which should put Raburn's bat in the lineup when the Indians are facing a left-handed starter as part of a platoon in the corner-outfield spots with Michael Brantley and David Murphy. Keep in mind, however, that the multi-position eligibility Raburn once offered is likely gone in most leagues, as he only appeared in two games at second base in 2013.

2013

After flashing power potential in previous seasons as a part-time player, the Tigers finally decided to give Raburn a chance to earn an everyday role last season. To say the results were a disaster would be an understatement. The 31-year-old outfielder turned second baseman lost his starting gig after two months of play and finished the season with a slash line of .171/.226/.254 in 205 at-bats. He was then released by the Tigers after the season. If Raburn finds another major league job, it will likely be in a utility role off the bench while facing primarily left-handed pitching.

2012

Like past years, the 2011 campaign was another tale of two halves for Raburn, The 31-year-old hit just .213/.248/.360 before the midsummer classic, but he turned his season around by hitting .341/.393/.574 after the break. He saw most of his playing time in the corner-outfield spots and second base, but Raburn also made a few appearances at both corner-infield positions. Unless the team makes some late roster additions, the Tigers plan to deploy him as a platoon option at second base while also giving him some starts in the outfield. While his second-half surge makes him an enticing option heading into the next season, Raburn has struggled to display the type of consistency that would make him a constant source for fantasy production in shallow formats, but he's a decent source of power at the second base position in deeper leagues.

2011

Raburn was tabbed as a breakout candidate heading into last season thanks to a strong finish to his 2009 campaign. Unfortunately, Raburn didn't live up to the hype in the early season, hitting just .208/.287/.350 before the All-Star break. But like the previous year, Raburn went on a torrid stretch the final two months, hitting .315 with 13 home runs and 46 RBI over the final 70 games. Tigers brass has committed to making Raburn a bigger part of the team over the course of a full season. He's expected to open the 2011 season as the left fielder. If Raburn avoids an early-season slump and accumulates more than 500 at-bats for the first time in his career, he'll hold value in any format.

2010

Raburn saw an increased role with the Tigers in 2009, resulting in the versatile utility man putting up career-high numbers in hits (76), home runs (16), RBI (45), runs (44) and steals (5), all with just 261 at-bats. After battling for a job each of the past three seasons, manager Jim Leyland has already stated that Raburn will be guaranteed a roster spot out of spring training. To further increase Raburnís 2010 value, the Tigers have opted to not bring back Marcus Thames, which will open up more playing time for Raburn as the designated hitter. If he can thrive with what will likely be close to an everyday role, Raburn could be one of the more valuable late-round fliers this season.

2009

Raburn's second year in Detroit was not as productive with the bat as his first but the versatility that Raburn provides keeps him on manager Jim Leyland's bench. Raburn has a little pop in his bat but his infield defense isn't solid enough to make him an option to start long-term should the Tigers lose an infielder to an injury. The Tigers also have plenty of options in the outfield beyond their current group of starters so Raburn will be regulated to spot starts to keep everyone else fresh.

2008

Raburn established himself as a solid reserve player last season, hitting over .300 and playing multiple infield and outfield positions. He's shown decent power and some speed in the minors so he could be interesting if he earned more playing time. He should enter 2008 as Detroit's top utility player.

2007

Raburn put together a fairly solid year at Triple-A Toledo last season and added some versatility by switching from second base to the outfield. He currently doesn't have a 40-man roster spot and the Tigers have little use for him as a utility player right now but he could be an option in 2008 if he puts together another good year in the minors.

2006

Raburn spent all of last season at Triple-A Toledo with no September call-up despite earning one the year before. He posted solid power numbers but needs to improve his patience at the plate if he hopes to be anything more than a reserve in the majors. He should start 2006 back at Triple-A and will need injuries at the major league level to receive an opportunity.

2005

The Tigers top second-base prospect, Raburn had a great season at Double-A Erie and was called up by the Tigers for the last few weeks of the regular season. While he struggled at the plate there, the Tigers are still very high on him. With Omar Infante and Fernando Vina on the roster, Detroit doesn't need to rush Raburn, but he will still have the chance to compete for a roster spot during spring training.

2004

The teamís 5th round pick in 2001 out of South Florida CC has been injury-prone in his early career. The 23-year-old has made the transition from third base to second and is interesting as power middle infielder. Some in the organization think he can become Jeff Kent but heís not shown it statistically yet. Expect him to begin the 2004 season in high Single-A with a promotion to Double-A Eerie at some point.