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Adam Jones

30-Year-Old Outfielder – Baltimore Orioles

2016 Stats

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.265

HR

15

RBI

48

R

46

SB

1

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Despite his reputation for consistency, Jones had an up-and-down season in 2015. He dazzled fantasy owners by slashing .400/.440/.707 in April before following it up with .239/.272/.284 and just three...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 215   DOB: 8/1/1985   BORN: San Diego, CA   COLLEGE: None      Show ContractHide Contract

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Adam Jones Contract Information:

Agreed to six-year extension with Orioles in May of 2012. The deal is reportedly worth $85.5 million.

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Jones went 4-for-4 with a walk, a double, two runs scored and an RBI in Sunday's 12-5 rout of the Rays.

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Adam Jones 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 18 A WIS 130 559 510 76 136 41 23 7 11 72 8 4 33 124 4 7 5 .267 .314 .404 .718
2005 19 A INL 68 300 271 43 80 33 20 5 8 46 4 5 29 64 0 0 0 .295 .374 .494 .868
2005 19 AA SAN 63 257 228 33 68 20 10 3 7 19 9 4 22 48 2 2 3 .298 .365 .461 .826
2006 20 AAA TAC 96 416 380 69 109 39 19 4 16 62 13 4 28 78 1 1 6 .287 .345 .484 .829
2006 20 MAJ SEA 32 76 74 6 16 5 4 0 1 8 3 1 2 22 0 0 0 .216 .237 .311 .548
2007 21 AAA TAC 101 469 420 75 132 58 27 6 25 84 8 7 36 106 0 2 11 .314 .382 .586 .968
2007 21 MAJ SEA 41 71 65 16 16 5 2 1 2 4 2 1 4 21 1 0 1 .246 .300 .400 .700
2008 22 MAJ BAL 132 514 477 61 129 37 21 7 9 57 10 3 23 108 2 5 7 .270 .311 .400 .711
2009 23 MAJ BAL 119 519 473 83 131 44 22 3 19 70 10 4 36 93 0 3 7 .277 .335 .457 .792
2010 24 MAJ BAL 149 621 581 76 165 49 25 5 19 69 7 7 23 119 2 2 13 .284 .325 .442 .767
2011 25 MAJ BAL 151 618 567 68 159 53 26 2 25 83 12 4 29 113 1 12 9 .280 .319 .466 .785
2012 26 MAJ BAL 162 697 648 103 186 74 39 3 32 82 16 7 34 126 0 2 13 .287 .334 .505 .839
2013 27 MAJ BAL 160 689 653 100 186 69 35 1 33 108 14 3 25 136 0 3 8 .285 .318 .493 .811
2014 28 MAJ BAL 159 682 644 88 181 61 30 2 29 96 7 1 19 133 0 7 12 .281 .311 .469 .780
2015 29 MAJ BAL 137 581 546 74 147 55 25 3 27 82 3 1 24 102 0 3 8 .269 .308 .474 .782
2016 30 MAJ BAL 71 308 283 46 75 27 12 0 15 48 1 0 20 57 1 3 1 .265 .313 .466 .779
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3-Year Averages     152 649 614 87 171 61 30 2 29 95 8 1 22 123 0 4 9 .279 .311 .476 .787
Career  (View All)     1313 5,376 5,011 721 1,391 479 241 27 211 707 85 32 239 1,030 7 40 79 .278 .318 .463 .781

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Adam Jones 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
Jun. 26 TB 4 2 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .313 .466 .779
Jun. 25 TB 3 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .301 .455 .756
Jun. 25 TB 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .295 .442 .737
Jun. 24 TB 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .294 .443 .737
Jun. 22 SD 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .294 .434 .728
Jun. 21 SD 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .291 .433 .724
Jun. 20 @Tex 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .293 .434 .727
Jun. 19 Tor 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .295 .439 .734
Jun. 18 Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .293 .440 .733
Jun. 17 Tor 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .293 .445 .738
Jun. 16 @Bos 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .294 .448 .742
Jun. 15 @Bos 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .292 .432 .724
Jun. 14 @Bos 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .290 .420 .710
Jun. 12 @Tor 4 2 2 0 0 2 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .238 .290 .423 .713
Jun. 11 @Tor 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .284 .395 .679
Jun. 10 @Tor 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .286 .399 .685
Jun. 9 @Tor 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .292 .408 .700
Jun. 8 KC 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .239 .289 .411 .700
Jun. 7 KC 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .295 .417 .712
Jun. 6 KC 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .291 .401 .692
Jun. 5 NYY 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .290 .397 .687
Jun. 4 NYY 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .297 .407 .704
Jun. 3 NYY 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .295 .395 .690
Jun. 2 Bos 5 2 2 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .296 .398 .694
Jun. 1 Bos 6 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .293 .365 .658
May. 31 Bos 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .292 .360 .652
May. 30 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .228 .287 .357 .644
May. 29 @Cle 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .293 .363 .656
May. 28 @Cle 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .236 .291 .370 .661
May. 27 @Cle 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .291 .364 .655
Last 7 Days 30 9 13 2 0 2 7 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 .433 .469 .700 1.169
Last 14 Days 60 15 23 3 0 6 16 4 13 1 0 0 3 0 .383 .403 .733 1.136
Last 30 Days 126 28 40 6 0 10 29 8 23 1 0 0 3 0 .317 .350 .603 .953

Adam Jones: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 71 71
2015 134 134 3
2014 155 155 4
2013 156 156 4
2012 162 162 1
2011 148 148 2
2010 149 149
2009 119 119

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Adam Jones Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20166992100.217.348.618
2015134176200.261.455.754
2014154279201.344.6041.003

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20162143713381.280.505.831
20154125721623.272.481.792
20144906120766.261.427.709

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016163288290.276.485.807
20152624417473.275.511.827
20143103814422.294.481.803

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016120187191.250.442.742
20152843010350.264.440.741
20143345015545.269.458.759
Adam Jones 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 18 A WIS 559 510 5.9% 22.2% 0.27 76% .333 .137
2005 19 A INL 300 271 9.7% 21.3% 0.45 76% .362 .199
2005 19 AA SAN 257 228 8.6% 18.7% 0.46 79% .353 .163
2006 20 AAA TAC 416 380 6.7% 18.8% 0.36 79% .325 .197
2006 20 MAJ SEA 76 74 2.6% 28.9% 0.09 70% .294 .095
2007 21 AAA TAC 469 420 7.7% 22.6% 0.34 75% .370 .272
2007 21 MAJ SEA 71 65 5.6% 29.6% 0.19 68% .333 .154
2008 22 MAJ BAL 514 477 4.5% 21% 0.21 77% .333 .130
2009 23 MAJ BAL 519 473 6.9% 17.9% 0.39 80% .310 .180
2010 24 MAJ BAL 621 581 3.7% 19.2% 0.19 80% .330 .158
2011 25 MAJ BAL 618 567 4.7% 18.3% 0.26 80% .312 .186
2012 26 MAJ BAL 697 648 4.9% 18.1% 0.27 81% .314 .218
2013 27 MAJ BAL 689 653 3.6% 19.7% 0.18 79% .316 .208
2014 28 MAJ BAL 682 644 2.8% 19.5% 0.14 79% .315 .188
2015 29 MAJ BAL 581 546 4.1% 17.6% 0.24 81% .288 .205
2016 30 MAJ BAL 308 283 6.5% 18.5% 0.35 80% .284 .201
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3-Year Averages     649 614 3.4% 19% 0.18 80% .307 .197
Career     5,376 5,011 4.4% 19.2% 0.23 79% .313 .185

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2016 Stat Review for Adam Jones    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.265 AVG
AVERAGE
80% Contact Rate
WEAK
.284 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.466 SLG
GOOD
.201 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.35 BB/K
WEAK
6.5% BB Rate
WEAK
18.5% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

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.779 OPS
GOOD
.313 OBP
WEAK

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Adam Jones: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Jones went 2-for-3 with home run, two RBI and two runs in a 8-6 victory over the Rays in the second half of Saturday's doubleheader.

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Jones went 2-for-5 with a two-run homer and a pair of strikeouts against the Red Sox on Wednesday.

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Jones went 2-for-4 with a walk, two home runs, three RBI and his first steal of the season in Sunday's 10-9 loss to the Blue Jays.

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Jones went 2-for-4 with a solo homer and two runs scored in Tuesday's 9-1 victory over the Royals.

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Jones went 2-for-5 with two home runs, three RBI and a strikeout against Boston on Thursday.

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Jones went 2-for-4 with an RBI in Tuesday's 6-2 loss to the Red Sox.

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Jones went 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run against the Indians on Saturday.

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Jones went 2-for-4 with a double, a walk, an RBI and a run in Sunday's loss to the Tigers.

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Jones was 2-for-3 with a solo home run in Baltimore's win over the Tigers on Friday night.

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Jones homered for the second straight game, going 4-for-5 with two RBI and three runs Wednesday against the Twins.

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Jones went 1-for-4 Tuesday with a single after some concern when he swung out of his shoes in Monday's game, MASN Sports reports.

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Jones (illness) is batting third and starting in center field Wednesday against the Blue Jays, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Jones left Tuesday's game in the seventh inning with a stomach virus.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Jones remains one of the most consistent players in baseball, parlaying his tools into a sixth straight year of five-category production. While he has always been able to produce without drawing walks, Jones took fewer free passes than ever in 2014 (2.8% BB%). Fortunately, he didn't show any change in his strikeout rate, fanning at a 19.5% clip compared to a 19.4% career mark. Perhaps of some concern, Jones had a .709 OPS against right-handed pitching in 2014, but he offset that slide by demolishing left-handed pitching to the tune of a 1.003 mark. Even if he's unable to return to his pre-2014 norms against righties, Jones' durability and placement in the heart of the Baltimore lineup should make his decline a gradual one. The track record will place Jones among the league's top outfielders on draft day as a safe high-priced target. Don't be fooled, as there is actually some risk here as Jones approaches age 30 in August.

2014

Jones has turned into a model of consistency. You can pretty much count on a .280 average, 30 home runs and double-digt steals. Leagues that have OBP or OPS continue to suffer from Jones' inability to take walks, while his 0.18 BB/K ratio in 2013 was a career worst. Jones is entrenched in Baltimore's outfield for at least four more years and he is a very safe fantasy bet provided that he maintains the isolated power levels that he's displayed over the past two seasons (.218 and .208, respectively).

2013

Early in 2012, Jones drew Matt Kemp comparisons by hitting 16 home runs and stealing eight bases through the end of May. Those numbers ended up being exactly half his totals for the season, though he accomplished the first half in 51 games and the second half in 101 games. Though he topped 30 home runs for the first time in his career, Jones went more than 100 at-bats in a July-to-August stretch without a deep ball. However, Jones increased his line drive percentage (around 17 percent from 2008-2011) to 21.5 percent in 2012. At 27 years old, Jones is still in his prime and fully capable of providing a string of several 30-homer, 15-steal seasons.

2012

Jones hasn't yet blossomed into the full-blown star he looked like as a prospect, but he continues to be a productive center fielder. He set career highs with 25 home runs, 83 RBI and 12 stolen bases in 2011. Plate discipline continues to be a hindrance - his OBP was only .319 despite a .280 average - and that will continue to suppress his run totals, as he only scored 68 runs. Still, he provides excellent power and some speed at center field for Baltimore, and it's tough to ask for too much more.

2011

Jones virtually duplicated his 2009 season, but that isn't necessarily a good thing when you consider he played in 30 more games in 2010. At one time, Jones was considered to be a prolific power prospect, which might make his 19 home runs look like an underachievement. There were signs of growth in the second half of the season, when Jones delivered a .296/.355/.426 line in 230 at-bats after the All-Star break. Unfortunately, that was accompanied by a power outage (just five homers during that span). He's still just 25, however, and there's more upside here than you'll find in a typical middle-round outfielder on draft day.

2010

Jones took a monumental step forward in 2009 until an ankle injury forced him to miss the last month of the season. Injury aside, he still managed to win a Gold Glove. Jones cut down on his strikeouts and tapped into the power that made him such an electric prospect. If the trends serve him well, consistent 30-home run, 100-RBI seasons are on the horizon. Don't forget that he'll only turn 25 in August.

2009

Jones had all the makings of a power-hitting prospect when he came to the Orioles in the Erik Bedard deal, but he hit just nine home runs in 2008. He is overaggressive at the plate, drawing just 23 walks against 108 strikeouts in a season in which he missed nearly a month with a foot injury. Keep in mind that he did this mostly as a 22-year-old, turning 23 in August. There's plenty of raw talent here - it's just a matter of being patient enough to let it develop. He might not have the huge upside of Justin Upton, but in keeper leagues, this is a guy you want to target now, before he takes the leap.

2008

After destroying Triple-A pitching to the tune of .314/.382/.586 with 27 doubles and 25 homers in 101 games, Jones, the organization's top prospect, finally was called up in early August last season. He didn't get many chances, though, starting just 15 of 56 games after his promotion and getting fewer major league at-bats (65) than he did in 2006 (74). Jones won't sit much this year, though, as he's slated to start in right field. Jones, who had four multi-hit games and five extra-base hits, was a highly sought trade chip this offseason. If the Mariners move him, they'd have a big hole to fill in the outfield as they also chose not to re-sign Jose Guillen. Wherever Jones lands, he is a 20-homer threat and has speed too. His plate discipline is still worth keeping an eye on, though. While he improved his Triple-A walk rate from 6.8 percent in 2006 to 7.8 percent last season, his strikeout rate went the other way, from one per 4.8 at-bats in 2006 to one per 3.9 at-bats last year.

2007

The organization's top prospect, Jones made his major league debut last season but was overmatched to an extent when he wasn't a victim of manager Mike Hargrove's inconsistent lineups. Jones struggled at the plate and had his moments in center field, but that was to be expected as the Mariners promoted him a little earlier than expected. He is a legitimate 20-20 threat, at minimum, but likely will start the year back in Triple-A Tacoma for further development, especially with his plate discipline.

2006

Jones made huge progress last season, refining his swing and showing continued power development on his way to being named the Mariners minor league player of the year. He hit .297 with 15 homers, 66 RBI and 13 stolen bases between High-A Inland Empire and Double-A San Antonio. His plate discipline still needs some work (112/51 K/BB), though. After playing exclusively at shortstop, Jones moved to center field because of Yuniesky Betancourt. The switch went well in the Arizona Fall League where Jones showed a strong arm and good speed. He's among the system's top outfield prospects, and if he continues to hit, could get a late-season call-up.

2005

Seattle's 2003 first-round draft pick, Jones struggled early last season with his bat, and all season with his glove. Things finally came around at the plate late in the season at mid-level Single-A Wisconsin, but he still made 31 errors. The Mariners like Jones' potential, but the organization is stocked at shortstop. Top man Jose Lopez could move to third, but that still leaves Mike Morse, Matt Tuiasosopo and even Justin Leone to spar with.