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Jonathan Lucroy

29-Year-Old Catcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2016 Stats

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.290

HR

0

RBI

6

R

9

SB

0

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Last season was a down year from day one for Lucroy, who suffered a toe injury on a foul tip in April that cost him 38 games and later missed significant time due to a concussion. His full-season numb...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 200   DOB: 6/13/1986   BORN: Eustis, FL   COLLEGE: Louisiana-Lafayette   DRAFTED: 3rd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Jonathan Lucroy Contract Information:

Lucroy agreed to a five-year extension with the Brewers worth more than $11 million in March of 2012.

April 28, 2016  –  Jonathan Lucroy News

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Lucroy found his way on base all four times up Thursday against the Cubs, knocking a single and drawing three walks.

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Jonathan Lucroy 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 HEL 61 250 234 35 80 24 18 2 4 39 0 3 16 37 0 0 0 .342 .383 .487 .870
2008 22 A WES 65 271 239 45 74 27 16 1 10 33 8 1 30 39 0 2 0 .310 .391 .510 .901
2008 22 A BRE 64 270 236 31 69 23 12 1 10 44 1 2 28 45 0 6 0 .292 .364 .479 .843
2009 23 AA HUN 124 502 416 60 110 42 32 2 8 65 1 1 77 66 1 6 2 .264 .377 .409 .786
2010 24 AA HUN 10 47 42 8 19 3 3 0 0 5 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 .452 .500 .524 1.024
2010 24 AAA NAS 21 83 80 8 19 6 4 0 2 11 0 0 3 14 0 0 0 .238 .265 .363 .628
2010 24 MAJ MIL 75 297 277 24 70 13 9 0 4 26 4 2 18 44 0 1 1 .253 .300 .329 .628
2011 25 AA HUN 4 17 11 3 3 1 1 0 0 4 1 0 6 1 0 0 0 .273 .529 .364 .893
2011 25 MAJ MIL 136 468 430 45 114 29 16 1 12 59 2 1 29 99 4 3 2 .265 .313 .391 .704
2012 26 A WIS 4 13 12 0 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .385 .417 .802
2012 26 AAA NAS 2 8 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .429 .500 .429 .929
2012 26 MAJ MIL 96 346 316 46 101 33 17 4 12 58 4 1 22 44 1 3 4 .320 .368 .513 .881
2013 27 MAJ MIL 147 580 521 59 146 49 25 6 18 82 9 1 46 69 0 8 5 .280 .340 .455 .795
2014 28 MAJ MIL 153 655 585 73 176 68 53 2 13 69 4 4 66 71 0 2 2 .301 .373 .465 .838
2015 29 A+ BRE 4 18 16 3 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .250 .333 .250 .583
2015 29 MAJ MIL 103 415 371 51 98 30 20 3 7 43 1 0 36 64 1 6 1 .264 .326 .391 .717
2016 30 MAJ MIL 19 77 69 9 20 4 4 0 0 6 0 0 8 15 0 0 0 .290 .364 .348 .712
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3-Year Averages     134 548 492 61 140 47 32 3 12 64 4 1 49 68 0 5 2 .285 .349 .435 .783
Career  (View All)     729 2,838 2,569 307 725 226 144 16 66 343 24 9 225 406 6 23 15 .282 .341 .428 .769

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Jonathan Lucroy 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. 28 @ChC 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .364 .348 .712
Apr. 27 @ChC Did not play.
Apr. 26 @ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .329 .338 .667
Apr. 24 Phi Did not play.
Apr. 23 Phi 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .348 .359 .707
Apr. 22 Phi 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .344 .356 .700
Apr. 21 Min 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .350 .364 .714
Apr. 20 Min 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .357 .373 .730
Apr. 19 @Min 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .333 .340 .673
Apr. 18 @Min 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .319 .318 .637
Apr. 17 @Pit 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .318 .317 .635
Apr. 16 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .325 .324 .649
Apr. 15 @Pit 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .333 .666
Apr. 14 @StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .355 .379 .734
Apr. 13 @StL 4 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .393 .423 .816
Apr. 11 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .318 .651
Apr. 10 Hou Did not play.
Apr. 9 Hou 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278 .350 .333 .683
Apr. 8 Hou 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .313 .267 .580
Apr. 6 SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .273 .333 .273 .606
Apr. 5 SF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 .375 .286 .661
Apr. 4 SF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Last 7 Days 18 1 5 0 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .381 .278 .659
Last 14 Days 43 5 11 2 0 0 4 6 10 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .347 .302 .649
Last 30 Days 69 9 20 4 0 0 6 8 15 0 0 0 0 2 .290 .364 .348 .712

Jonathan Lucroy: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 17 2 1
2015 86 7 1
2014 136 19 1
2013 126 14 3
2012 88
2011 132
2010 75

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Jonathan Lucroy Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016152000.133.133.411
20159481130.255.340.639
2014138181162.304.464.838

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016547060.333.407.797
2015277436301.267.408.743
20144475512532.300.465.837

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016354030.314.371.740
2015169253220.207.337.627
2014277306332.307.440.821

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016345030.265.324.683
2015202264211.312.436.793
2014308437362.295.487.852
Jonathan Lucroy 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 HEL 250 234 6.4% 14.8% 0.43 84% .394 .145
2008 22 A WES 271 239 11.1% 14.4% 0.77 84% .337 .200
2008 22 A BRE 270 236 10.4% 16.7% 0.62 81% .326 .187
2009 23 AA HUN 502 416 15.3% 13.1% 1.17 84% .298 .145
2010 24 AA HUN 47 42 8.5% 6.4% 1.33 93% .487 .072
2010 24 AAA NAS 83 80 3.6% 16.9% 0.21 83% .266 .125
2010 24 MAJ MIL 297 277 6.1% 14.8% 0.41 84% .288 .076
2011 25 AA HUN 17 11 35.3% 5.9% 6.00 91% .300 .091
2011 25 MAJ MIL 468 430 6.2% 21.2% 0.29 77% .320 .126
2012 26 A WIS 13 12 7.7% 0% 0.00 100% .333 .084
2012 26 AAA NAS 8 7 0% 12.5% 0.00 86% .500 .000
2012 26 MAJ MIL 346 316 6.4% 12.7% 0.50 86% .342 .193
2013 27 MAJ MIL 580 521 7.9% 11.9% 0.67 87% .295 .175
2014 28 MAJ MIL 655 585 10.1% 10.8% 0.93 88% .325 .164
2015 29 A+ BRE 18 16 11.1% 0% 0.00 100% .250 .000
2015 29 MAJ MIL 415 371 8.7% 15.4% 0.56 83% .303 .127
2016 30 MAJ MIL 77 69 10.4% 19.5% 0.53 78% .370 .058
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3-Year Averages     548 492 8.9% 12.4% 0.72 86% .311 .150
Career     2,838 2,569 7.9% 14.3% 0.55 84% .314 .146

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

Contact

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.290 AVG
GOOD
78% Contact Rate
WEAK
.370 BABIP
HIGH
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.348 SLG
POOR
.058 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.53 BB/K
GOOD
10.4% BB Rate
GREAT
19.5% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.712 OPS
WEAK
.364 OBP
GREAT

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Jonathan Lucroy: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Lucroy is out of the lineup Sunday against the Phillies.

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Lucroy went 2-for-4 with a double, a walk, two RBI and a run against the Twins on Wednesday.

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Lucroy will start at at first base in Thursday's game against the Cardinals, according to MLB.com's Adam McCalvy.

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Lucroy went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBI and two runs Wednesday against the Cardinals.

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Lucroy is not in the starting lineup Sunday against the Astros.

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Lucroy is 12-for-29 (.414) with a home run and six RBI through 11 spring games.

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Lucroy returned to camp Tuesday after fighting off a bout of food poisoning, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

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Lucroy was out of camp Monday with the flu, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Lucroy is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Padres.

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Lucroy is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cardinals.

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Lucroy went 3-for-4 with an RBI in a 5-1 loss to St. Louis on Saturday.

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Lucroy (concussion) is back in the lineup Saturday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Lucroy languished in anonymity for a few years, but he became a household name last season after smashing a league-best 53 doubles and finishing fourth in NL MVP voting. His home run and RBI numbers dipped a bit, but he also hit .300 and finished with the most at-bats among all catchers by playing at first base as well, something he figures to do again in 2015. Lucroy isn’t hiding any longer -- he will be among the first catchers taken in fantasy drafts this spring, and rightfully so.

2014

Though his name doesn’t often come up when discussing the top hitting catchers in the league, Lucroy finished the 2013 season with the ninth best OPS among catchers who saw at least 400 plate appearances, and more impressively, the most RBI. Each of Lucroy’s slash numbers dipped from the previous season, but he played in a career-best 147 games and showed good power with 49 extra-base hits overall. Lucroy figures to bat in the middle third of the Brewers’ order, and his power production could be a bargain for fantasy owners in the mid-to-later rounds.

2013

Lucroy made a big jump at the plate lat season, essentially matching his production from the season before despite playing in 40 fewer games. Lucroy does not take many walks, but he improved both his eye at the plate and his power, striking out just 44 times in 316 at-bats and slugging .513, the third highest rate for any catcher that appeared in 75 games. A full season from Lucroy in 2013 will give him a chance to end the year as a top-10 fantasy catcher.

2012

Lucroy was respectable during his first full season in the majors, hitting .265/.313/.391, though he fell off a bit in the second half of the season. He should start 130-plus games again in 2012 and has the potential to be a bit above average, particularly if he's able recoup the sharp decline in his contact rate (84 percent in 2010 to 77 last season).

2011

Lucroy started 2010 in Double-A Huntsville was pushed to the majors in May after Gregg Zaun went down with a season ending injury. He hit .253/.300/.329 in 75 games for Milwaukee with four home runs. It's doubtful that he'll ever hit for much power, but he's shown good plate discipline in the minors and could approach a .300 batting average during his peak seasons. He'll return as Milwaukee's starting catcher in 2011.

2010

Lucroy saw his prospect status rise in 2009 despite putting up modest numbers at Double-A Huntsville where he hit .264/.377/.409. He saved his season by hitting .337/.426/.565 in 92 August at-bats and then following that up with an impressive Arizona Fall League. The Brewers will give him the chance to make the team as their starting catcher during spring training, which should keep him on every fantasy owner's radar. While he's no frontrunner for the Rookie of the Year award, he could be better than a number of other catchers if he gets regular playing time.

2009

Lucroy is starting to get noticed after hitting .292/.364/.479 for High-A Brevard County after spending the first half of the season at Low-A West Virginia. He has shown good plate discipline and hit 20 home runs between both levels to become one of the Brewers' better prospects. The Brewers may start him at Double-A Huntsville in 2009 where he'll be one level behind another highly touted catcher in Angel Salome.