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Mark Reynolds

33-Year-Old First Baseman – Colorado Rockies

2017 Stats

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.329

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6

RBI

18

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13

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2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Rockies signed Reynolds to a one-year deal last winter with the hope that he could be a solid platoon partner with Ben Paulsen at first base. However, the veteran slugger shocked everyone by earni...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 231   DOB: 8/3/1983   BORN: Pikeville, KY   COLLEGE: Virginia   DRAFTED: 16th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Mark Reynolds Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with the Rockies in February of 2017.

April 24, 2017  –  Mark Reynolds News

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Reynolds went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and two runs scored in Monday's 8-4 win over the Nationals.

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Mark Reynolds 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
2006 22 A A 76 314 273 64 92 43 18 2 23 77 1 1 41 72 0 0 0 .337 .422 .670 1.092
2006 22 AA TEN 30 127 114 23 31 15 7 0 8 21 0 1 11 37 0 0 2 .272 .346 .544 .890
2007 23 AA MOB 37 155 134 28 41 17 9 2 6 22 2 1 20 32 0 1 0 .306 .394 .537 .931
2007 23 AA MOB 37 155 134 28 41 17 9 2 6 22 2 1 20 32 0 1 0 .306 .394 .537 .931
2007 23 MAJ ARI 111 414 366 62 102 41 20 4 17 62 0 1 37 129 1 5 5 .279 .349 .495 .843
2008 24 MAJ ARI 152 613 539 87 129 59 28 3 28 97 11 2 64 204 1 6 3 .239 .320 .458 .779
2009 25 MAJ ARI 155 662 578 98 150 75 30 1 44 102 24 9 76 223 0 3 5 .260 .349 .543 .892
2010 26 MAJ ARI 145 596 499 79 99 51 17 2 32 85 7 4 83 211 0 5 9 .198 .320 .433 .753
2011 27 MAJ BAL 155 620 534 84 118 65 27 1 37 86 6 4 75 196 0 4 7 .221 .323 .483 .806
2012 28 AA BOW 2 9 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 .143 .333 .143 .476
2012 28 MAJ BAL 135 538 457 65 101 49 26 0 23 69 1 3 73 159 0 2 6 .221 .335 .429 .764
2013 29 MAJ CLE 99 384 335 40 72 23 8 0 15 48 3 0 43 123 0 3 3 .215 .307 .373 .680
2013 29 MAJ NYY 36 120 110 15 26 12 6 0 6 19 0 1 8 31 0 0 2 .236 .300 .455 .755
2013  (Multiple Teams) 29 MAJ CLE/NYY 135 504 445 55 98 35 14 0 21 67 3 1 51 154 0 3 5 .220 .306 .393 .699
2014 30 MAJ MIL 130 433 378 47 74 31 9 0 22 45 5 1 47 122 1 4 3 .196 .287 .394 .681
2015 31 MAJ STL 140 432 382 35 88 36 21 2 13 48 2 3 44 121 0 2 4 .230 .315 .398 .713
2016 32 MAJ COL 118 441 393 61 111 38 24 0 14 53 1 2 42 112 0 2 4 .282 .356 .450 .806
2017 33 MAJ COL 20 78 70 13 23 11 5 0 6 18 0 1 7 16 0 1 0 .329 .385 .657 1.042
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3-Year Averages     129 433 384 47 91 34 18 0 16 48 2 2 44 118 0 2 3 .237 .319 .409 .728
Career  (View All)     1396 5,331 4,641 686 1,093 491 221 13 257 732 60 31 599 1,647 3 37 51 .236 .327 .455 .782

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Mark Reynolds 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
Apr. 24 Was 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .329 .385 .657 1.042
Apr. 23 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .378 .621 .999
Apr. 22 SF 5 2 3 1 0 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .400 .661 1.061
Apr. 21 SF 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .385 .596 .981
Apr. 19 @LAD 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 .291 .344 .564 .908
Apr. 18 @LAD 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .368 .596 .964
Apr. 16 @SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .358 .612 .970
Apr. 15 @SF 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .367 .644 1.011
Apr. 14 @SF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300 .364 .675 1.039
Apr. 13 @SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .375 .722 1.097
Apr. 12 SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .389 .781 1.170
Apr. 11 SD 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .323 .400 .806 1.206
Apr. 10 SD 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .345 .406 .862 1.268
Apr. 9 LAD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .393 .808 1.201
Apr. 8 LAD 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .409 .458 .955 1.413
Apr. 7 LAD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .389 .450 .889 1.339
Apr. 6 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .467 .529 1.067 1.596
Apr. 5 @Mil 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .545 .615 1.091 1.706
Apr. 4 @Mil 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .571 .667 1.286 1.953
Apr. 3 @Mil 3 2 2 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .667 .750 2.000 2.750
Last 7 Games 25 5 9 2 0 2 7 3 6 0 0 0 1 0 .360 .414 .680 1.094
Last 14 Games 48 9 14 2 0 3 10 5 12 0 0 0 1 0 .292 .352 .521 .873
Last 30 Games 70 13 23 5 0 6 18 7 16 0 1 0 1 0 .329 .385 .657 1.042

Mark Reynolds: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 19
2016 115 1
2015 100 1 22 6 5 1 3
2014 91 42 3 3
2013 65 2 54 19
2012 108 15 12
2011 44 114
2010 5 142
2009 28 130

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Mark Reynolds Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017204270.300.600.948
2016120172111.250.342.673
2015107135121.224.439.753

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20175094110.340.6801.080
20162734412420.297.498.865
2015275228361.233.382.697

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20173274100.313.7501.139
2016197358331.310.497.880
2015179144251.240.358.678

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017386280.342.579.960
2016196266200.255.403.732
2015203219231.222.433.744
Mark Reynolds Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2006 22 A A 314 273 13.1% 22.9% 0.57 74% .388 .333
2006 22 AA TEN 127 114 8.7% 29.1% 0.30 68% .333 .272
2007 23 AA MOB 155 134 12.9% 20.6% 0.63 76% .365 .231
2007 23 AA MOB 155 134 12.9% 20.6% 0.63 76% .365 .231
2007 23 MAJ ARI 414 366 8.9% 31.2% 0.29 65% .386 .216
2008 24 MAJ ARI 613 539 10.4% 33.3% 0.31 62% .329 .219
2009 25 MAJ ARI 662 578 11.5% 33.7% 0.34 61% .341 .283
2010 26 MAJ ARI 596 499 13.9% 35.4% 0.39 58% .262 .235
2011 27 MAJ BAL 620 534 12.1% 31.6% 0.38 63% .269 .262
2012 28 AA BOW 9 7 22.2% 44.4% 0.50 43% .333 .000
2012 28 MAJ BAL 538 457 13.6% 29.6% 0.46 65% .284 .208
2013 29 MAJ CLE 384 335 11.2% 32% 0.35 63% .289 .158
2013 29 MAJ NYY 120 110 6.7% 25.8% 0.26 72% .274 .219
2013  (Multiple Teams) 29 MAJ CLE/NYY 504 445 10.1% 30.6% 0.33 65% .285 .173
2014 30 MAJ MIL 433 378 10.9% 28.2% 0.39 68% .222 .198
2015 31 MAJ STL 432 382 10.2% 28% 0.36 68% .302 .168
2016 32 MAJ COL 441 393 9.5% 25.4% 0.38 72% .363 .168
2017 33 MAJ COL 78 70 9% 20.5% 0.44 77% .354 .328
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3-Year Averages     433 384 10.2% 27.3% 0.37 69% .300 .172
Career     5,331 4,641 11.2% 30.9% 0.36 65% .305 .219

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Mark Reynolds Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 1B 708 4 93 3 0 4 387 2 179 -1 0 2 1
2015 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 3B 143.3 -8 25 -8 0 -8 55 1 45 -3 -1 -4 -3
2015 LF 36 1 9 1 1 0 0 11 0
2015 RF 6 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0
2016 1B 907 3 78 2 -1 4 455 -1 266 -1 0 2 1
2016 2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 1B 168 -2 15 -2 0 -2 81 -1 62 -1 0 -2 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 1B -1 0 1 3 0 3
2015 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 3B 0 0 1 -6 0 -5
2015 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 1B 1 1 0 2 0 4
2016 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 1B 0 0 1 -1 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Mark Reynolds    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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0.44 BB/K
AVERAGE
9.0% BB Rate
GOOD
20.5% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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1.042 OPS
ELITE
.385 OBP
ELITE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.329 AVG
ELITE
.354 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.657 SLG
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.328 ISO
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Mark Reynolds: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Reynolds went 1-for-3 with a two-run homer in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Padres.

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Reynolds went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts in Colorado's 10-6 loss to the Dodgers on Sunday.

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Reynolds finished 2-for-4 with a two-run home run in Saturday's 4-2 win over the Dodgers.

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Reynolds went 2-for-3 with a home run, a walk, three RBI and two runs in Monday's Opening Day win over the Brewers.

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The Rockies selected the contract of Reynolds on Sunday, adding him to the 40-man roster, MLB.com's Thomas Harding reports.

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Reynolds is one of the leading candidates to replace Ian Desmond (hand) at first base, Nick Groke of the Denver Post reports.

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Reynolds (hand) took live batting practice off Rockies pitchers Tuesday and is healthy heading into spring training, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Reynolds (hand) agreed to a minor league contract with the Rockies on Wednesday, Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports.

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Reynolds (hand) has a fracture, but will not require surgery, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Reynolds (hand) is likely out for the rest of the season, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2016

Reynolds found more playing time than expected when the righty slugger signed with the Cardinals last winter after incumbent first basemen Matt Adams went down with a quad injury that limited him to less than half a season. Reynolds turned in numbers that most expected hitting .230/.315/.398 in 382 at-bats this season, but it was somewhat disappointing that he only delivered 13 home runs and instead hitting 22 doubles. It was only the third time in his nine-year career Reynolds had more doubles than home runs and prior to 2015 he'd never hit more than three more doubles. Reynolds signed a one-year contract with Colorado after the season and will likely platoon at first base with Ben Paulsen. Reynolds could be a fantasy sleeper with the Rockies as his power will thrive in Coors Field and since he'll have less exposure to right-handed pitching.

2015

Reynolds returned to the National League last season for the first time since 2010, and he had trouble with the new hurlers, hitting a career-low .196. Despite the low average, he still topped the 20 home run plateau for the seventh straight season and played surprisingly good defense at both first base and third base. Reynolds' poor plate discipline could ultimately limit his playing time, but he'll provide a right-handed complement to Matt Adams at first base and Matt Carpenter at the hot corner after signing with St. Louis.

2014

Reynolds was another of general manager Brian Cashman's scrap-heap acquisitions in 2014, and he did things typical of his career norms upon coming to the Yankees, hitting six homers in 110 at-bats, but striking out 35 times. Power is hard to come by, so Reynolds could be worth a look if he latches on somewhere where he can get consistent playing time in a park that plays to his strengths as a hitter, but the contact issues are very problematic and will continue to make him a liability in the batting average department.

2013

Reynolds fell out of favor during a horrid April in which he struck out 30 times in 63 at-bats and failed to field cleanly at third base. A move to first base cured his defensive woes and Reynolds rallied with 16 of his 23 home runs coming in the second half. He is still a strikeout machine, but Reynolds improved his walk rate from 12.1 percent to 13.6 percent and cut his strikeout rate from 31.6 percent to 29.6 percent from 2011 to 2012. This has not helped his average much, as his BABIP in two seasons for the Orioles is in the .270s, well below the league average and a far cry from his first three seasons with the Diamondbacks. Unable to reach a deal with the Orioles, Reynolds signed a one-year, $6 million deal with the Indians in December to serve as the Tribe's regular first baseman and provide some much-needed right-handed power in the Cleveland lineup.

2012

Reynolds does one thing, and he does it very well: power. The third baseman socked 30 home runs for the third straight year, checking in at 37 in a very down offensive year for third basemen. Unfortunately, all that swinging for the fences yields loads of strikeouts (31.6 percent of his at-bats), and all those strikeouts severely limit his batting average. He finished at .221 in 2011, just 17 points below his career mark. Look for more of the same in 2012 - great power numbers, but with an almost certain drain in the batting average category.

2011

Reynolds failed to break his own single-season strikeout record (223), but he eclipsed the 200-whiff mark for the third consecutive season while hacking his way to a .198 average thanks to a 58 percent contact rate and surprisingly low .262 BABIP. Fortunately, there is at least some silver lining in that he was playing hurt throughout the season as a lingering quad injury, hand and wrist ailments, as well a concussion limited him at various points last season. We have to think that the leg injury in particular limited his prowess on the basepaths, especially since five of his seven steals came before the All-Star break. Traded to Baltimore during the offseason, Reynolds should continue to collect everyday at-bats in a good hitter's park, making him a 40-homer threat and likely one that will come at a discount on draft day given the batting average risk he presents.

2010

Reynolds swatted a career-high 44 homers in what turned out to be one of the league's most impressive breakout performances last season. Few players in baseball have the ability to match his raw power, but that comes at the expense of a lot of strikeouts as Reynolds whiffed an MLB-record 223 times in 2009. Among qualified hitters, Reynolds' 61 percent contact rate was the worst by a significant margin, so his average could slide back into the .240 range if he doesn't improve his approach. Further, it's unlikely that he'll be given the constant green light en route to another 20-plus steals, after a surprising 24-swipe effort last season. Fortunately, Reynolds is just 26 years old, so slight improvement isn't out of the question, but there's a lot of risk here for what you'll need to pay for him on draft day.

2009

Reynolds finished the 2008 season with a .239/.320/.458 line along with 28 homers and 97 RBI in 539 at-bats. He became more active on the basepaths, finishing with 11 stolen bases after going without a steal as a rookie in 2007. The D-Backs are considering moving Reynolds to second base in 2009, which would significantly boost his fantasy value -- think Dan Uggla territory -- if that switch comes to fruition. His low average doesn't appear to be going away anytime soon, however, as Reynolds set the major league strikeout record in 2008 by whiffing once in every 2.64 at-bats. Even in leagues that utilize on-base percentage rather than batting average, Reynolds is a risky proposition, but his .329 BABIP was the lowest of any season during his professional career, so he's shouldn't be as much of a liability in those areas going forward.

2008

Reynolds seized his opportunity to get regular at-bats with Chad Tracy in and out of the lineup with various ailments last season. Bouts of inconsistency had those on the bandwagon tearing their hair out at times, but the end results weren't bad for a 23-year-old rookie. The greatest problem in his skill set right now is the apparent hole in his lumber, as Reynolds fanned 129 times in 366 big-league at-bats (2.8 AB/K). We're not advocates of relying on a .386 BABIP number either, but there's not too much disparity between that and Reynolds' totals in the minors. Given his power and the possibility of a move to second base down the road, tread with cautious optimism on draft day and hope that he begins to make more contact.