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Todd Frazier

29-Year-Old Third Baseman – Cincinnati Reds

2015 Stats

AVG

.224

HR

9

RBI

18

R

19

SB

3

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

One of the shames of the 2014 season for the Reds is that they wasted the breakout seasons of Frazier and Devin Mesoraco. But was this season Frazier's peak, or one of a few more that we can expect in...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 220   DOB: 2/12/1986   BORN: Point Pleasant, NJ   COLLEGE: Rutgers      Show ContractHide Contract

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Todd Frazier Contract Information:

Agreed to a two-year, $12 million deal with the Reds in February 2015 to avoid arbitration.

April 29, 2015  –  Todd Frazier News

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Todd Frazier 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
2007 21 R BIL 41 178 160 29 51 16 6 5 5 25 3 3 18 22 0 0 0 .319 .409 .513 .922
2008 22 A SAR 100 410 366 62 103 35 20 3 12 54 8 4 41 84 0 3 0 .281 .357 .451 .808
2008 22 A DAY 30 127 112 25 36 17 10 0 7 20 4 2 15 28 0 0 0 .321 .402 .598 1.000
2009 23 AA CAR 118 496 449 58 130 55 39 2 14 67 7 8 42 66 0 3 2 .290 .351 .479 .830
2009 23 AAA LOU 16 69 63 9 19 7 5 0 2 9 2 0 6 12 0 0 0 .302 .362 .476 .838
2010 24 AAA LOU 130 538 480 71 124 53 32 4 17 66 14 4 45 127 1 2 10 .258 .333 .448 .781
2011 25 AAA LOU 90 359 315 47 82 34 18 1 15 46 17 4 34 82 0 4 6 .260 .340 .467 .807
2011 25 MAJ CIN 41 121 112 17 26 11 5 0 6 15 1 0 7 27 0 0 2 .232 .289 .438 .727
2012 26 AAA LOU 10 41 39 4 9 3 2 0 1 7 3 0 2 11 0 0 0 .231 .268 .359 .627
2012 26 MAJ CIN 128 465 422 55 115 51 26 6 19 67 3 2 36 103 0 4 3 .273 .331 .498 .829
2013 27 MAJ CIN 150 600 531 63 124 51 29 3 19 73 6 5 50 125 2 3 14 .234 .314 .407 .721
2014 28 MAJ CIN 157 660 597 88 163 52 22 1 29 80 20 8 52 139 0 4 7 .273 .336 .459 .795
2015 29 MAJ CIN 25 112 98 19 22 13 4 0 9 18 3 0 12 20 0 1 1 .224 .313 .541 .854
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3-Year Averages     145 573 516 68 134 50 25 3 22 73 9 5 46 122 0 3 8 .260 .328 .448 .776

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Todd Frazier 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
May. 5 @Pit 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .313 .541 .854
May. 3 @Atl 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .215 .308 .516 .824
May. 2 @Atl 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .320 .539 .859
May. 1 @Atl 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .327 .524 .851
Apr. 30 @Atl 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .340 .550 .890
Apr. 29 Mil 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .348 .533 .881
Apr. 28 Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .353 .507 .860
Apr. 27 Mil 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 .250 .358 .529 .887
Apr. 26 ChC 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254 .329 .537 .866
Apr. 25 ChC Did not play.
Apr. 24 ChC 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .333 .508 .841
Apr. 23 @Mil Did not play.
Apr. 22 @Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .313 .492 .805
Apr. 21 @Mil 4 3 2 0 0 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .317 .518 .835
Apr. 20 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .231 .281 .462 .743
Apr. 19 @StL 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .269 .479 .748
Apr. 18 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .250 .489 .739
Apr. 17 @StL 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .250 .512 .762
Apr. 15 @ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .250 .514 .764
Apr. 14 @ChC 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .278 .576 .854
Apr. 13 @ChC 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .313 .655 .968
Apr. 12 StL 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .333 .708 1.041
Apr. 11 StL 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .316 .333 .842 1.175
Apr. 10 StL 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .267 .294 .733 1.027
Apr. 9 Pit 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 .846 1.154
Apr. 8 Pit 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 1.000 1.333
Apr. 6 Pit 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1.000 1.250
Last 7 Days 30 4 5 0 0 4 4 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .194 .567 .761
Last 14 Days 46 11 10 1 0 6 9 8 11 2 0 1 1 1 .217 .339 .630 .969
Last 30 Days 98 19 22 4 0 9 18 12 20 3 0 1 1 3 .224 .313 .541 .854

Todd Frazier: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 25
2014 43 124
2013 147 2 2
2012 39 73 7 7 1 1
2011 1 2 27 2 4 4

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Todd Frazier Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015266471.269.8081.104
2014126204152.254.405.750
2013157229263.236.471.782

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201572135112.208.444.762
201447168256518.278.473.807
20133744110473.233.380.696

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201540105102.275.7001.088
20142994820529.284.525.873
20132593812374.259.463.797

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015589481.190.431.685
20142984092811.262.393.717
2013272257362.210.353.649
Todd Frazier Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2007 21 R BIL 178 160 10.1% 12.4% 0.82 86% .346 .194
2008 22 A SAR 410 366 10% 20.5% 0.49 77% .337 .170
2008 22 A DAY 127 112 11.8% 22% 0.54 75% .377 .277
2009 23 AA CAR 496 449 8.5% 13.3% 0.64 85% .314 .189
2009 23 AAA LOU 69 63 8.7% 17.4% 0.50 81% .347 .174
2010 24 AAA LOU 538 480 8.4% 23.6% 0.35 74% .318 .190
2011 25 AAA LOU 359 315 9.5% 22.8% 0.41 74% .307 .207
2011 25 MAJ CIN 121 112 5.8% 22.3% 0.26 76% .253 .206
2012 26 AAA LOU 41 39 4.9% 26.8% 0.18 72% .296 .128
2012 26 MAJ CIN 465 422 7.7% 22.2% 0.35 76% .320 .225
2013 27 MAJ CIN 600 531 8.3% 20.8% 0.40 76% .271 .173
2014 28 MAJ CIN 660 597 7.9% 21.1% 0.37 77% .312 .186
2015 29 MAJ CIN 112 98 10.7% 17.9% 0.60 80% .188 .317
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3-Year Averages     573 516 8% 21.3% 0.38 76% .301 .188

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

Contact

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.224 AVG
POOR
80% Contact Rate
WEAK
.188 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.541 SLG
ELITE
.317 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.60 BB/K
GOOD
10.7% BB Rate
GOOD
17.9% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

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.854 OPS
ELITE
.313 OBP
WEAK

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Todd Frazier: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Frazier is out of the lineup Thursday, the Cincinnati Enquirer's C. Trent Rosecrans reports.

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Frazier hit a grand slam Tuesday in a win over the Brewers. He got on base in all four of his plate appearances and scored three runs of his own.

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Frazier hit a go-ahead three-run homer against Tony Watson and the Pirates in the eighth inning Monday.

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Frazier (back) is expected to return to spring training action Tuesday, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Frazier was scratched from Sunday's spring lineup with back spasms, C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Frazier and the Reds avoided arbitration by agreeing to a two-year, $12 million deal, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports.

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The Reds have no intention of moving Frazier from third base to left field to fill their vacancy there, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports. "It's harder to find a third baseman than a left fielder," GM Walt Jocketty said. "Offensively and defensively he's one of the best."

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Frazier is out of the lineup Friday against the Pirates.

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2015

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2014

Some regression was expected in Frazier's stat line in his second full season in the big leagues, but instead the pendulum fully swung from lucky to unlucky, as his BABIP dropped from .320 down to .271. But bad luck can't fully explain Frazier's drop-off, as he continued to have a poor contact rate (76%) and his ISO dropped from .225 down to .173. To contend in 2014, the Reds need more from their right-handed hitters, and Frazier in particular. He may never exceed his 2012 rate stats, but he needs to approach them to be viable beyond this season.

2013

Frazier rode the extended playing time provided by injuries to Scott Rolen and Joey Votto to a second place finish in the NL Rookie of the Year voting, though a September fade (.181/.241/.264 in 72 at-bats) might have cost him the award. With Rolen likely to retire, Frazier is finally slated to have one position all to himself at third base. With a .320 BABIP and 76 percent contact rate last year, Frazier's .273 batting average is a likely candidate to decline in 2013, but that change could be counter-balanced, at least in terms of his fantasy value, by the increased playing time and the rise in counting stats that comes along with that. Frazier will be 27 in 2013, so this is pretty close to as good as it gets for him.

2012

While repeating Triple-A in 2011, Frazier made enough gains to at least give some hope that he could be a major league bench player, if not a regular. As with teammate Juan Francisco, Frazier has some power potential with a less-than-optimal batting eye. He's never going to be a plus defender, though it appears as if he might be able to hold his own at third base. What might end up happening is that he'll platoon with Francisco at third base while occasionally filling in elsewhere. That scenario might not kick in until the second half of 2012 if not the start of 2013, with Scott Rolen under contract for another season.

2011

Frazier took a step back last year at Triple-A Louisville, nearly doubling his strikeout rate while dropping in batting average by 40-plus points. He regressed enough to the point that the Reds didn't make him one of their September callups, instead choosing to keep him off the 40-man roster. Frazier's other problem is that he's without a position, having washed out at shortstop and second already. He split time between left field, third base and first base with Louisville last season, and probably projects best as an outfielder, where his value is limited. A return engagement in Louisville seems in the cards for Frazier.

2010

Though Frazier is considered by many to be the Reds' top prospect, his long-term value is muted by a lack of positional value. Once drafted as a shortstop, Frazier has played third, left field and some second base. They worked with him on the latter position this offseason, only to state that he'll open 2010 as Triple-A Louisville's left fielder. As a middle infielder, he would be a plus-bat, but as a corner outfielder he's only average.

2009

A first-round supplemental pick in 2007, Frazier has hit at every professional level, including the Hawaii Winter League (.295/.375/.547) in 2008. The bigger issue for Frazier is what position he'll end up playing - most scouts and analysts suggest that he won't be able to stick at shortstop - third base or a corner outfield spot is more likely.