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Eric Sogard

31-Year-Old Second Baseman – Milwaukee Brewers

2017 Stats

AVG

.360

HR

3

RBI

14

R

23

SB

3

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

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STATUS:  Day-To-Day     INJURY TYPE:  Elbow
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 183   DOB: 5/22/1986
DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Eric Sogard Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with the Brewers in December of 2016 that includes an invite to spring training.

June 24, 2017  –  Eric Sogard News

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Manager Craig Counsell said Sogard (elbow) is available off the bench if needed, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Eric Sogard 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 A FOR 22 89 83 7 21 4 2 0 2 15 2 2 6 13 0 0 0 .253 .308 .349 .657
2007 21 A EUG 31 144 125 20 32 11 9 0 2 18 4 2 19 16 0 0 0 .256 .354 .376 .730
2007 21 AAA POR 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 .000 .250 .000 .250
2008 22 A LAK 133 621 536 97 165 55 42 3 10 87 16 7 79 62 0 6 0 .308 .394 .453 .847
2009 23 AA SAN 116 525 453 77 133 33 25 2 6 50 10 6 57 47 6 7 2 .294 .370 .397 .767
2010 24 AAA SAC 137 597 514 82 154 39 28 6 5 65 14 9 75 68 1 3 4 .300 .391 .407 .798
2010 24 MAJ OAK 4 9 7 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 .429 .556 .429 .984
2011 25 AAA SAC 79 366 315 55 94 23 16 2 5 37 13 3 40 34 4 3 4 .298 .381 .410 .791
2011 25 MAJ OAK 27 74 70 7 14 5 3 0 2 4 0 0 4 13 0 0 0 .200 .243 .329 .572
2012 26 AAA SAC 37 180 157 29 52 12 5 2 5 22 11 3 23 17 0 0 0 .331 .417 .484 .901
2012 26 MAJ OAK 37 108 102 8 17 6 3 1 2 7 2 0 5 17 1 0 0 .167 .206 .275 .481
2013 27 MAJ OAK 130 410 368 45 98 29 24 3 2 35 10 5 27 51 6 4 5 .266 .322 .364 .686
2014 28 MAJ OAK 117 329 291 38 65 11 10 0 1 22 11 4 31 37 4 2 1 .223 .298 .268 .566
2015 29 MAJ OAK 120 401 372 40 92 16 12 3 1 37 6 1 23 50 3 1 2 .247 .294 .304 .598
2016 30 A+ STO 2 7 7 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .572
2017 31 AAA COL 24 107 91 30 30 11 8 0 3 17 5 0 15 12 0 1 0 .330 .421 .516 .937
2017 31 MAJ MIL 37 138 114 23 41 15 12 0 3 14 3 2 21 16 0 0 3 .360 .471 .544 1.015
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3-Year Averages     118 363 331 39 78 13 11 1 1 29 8 2 27 43 3 1 1 .236 .294 .284 .578
Career  (View All)     472 1,469 1,324 161 330 82 64 7 11 119 32 13 113 185 14 7 11 .249 .312 .333 .645

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Eric Sogard 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. 24 @Atl 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .360 .471 .544 1.015
Jun. 23 @Atl 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 .360 .467 .544 1.011
Jun. 22 Pit 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .366 .466 .554 1.020
Jun. 21 Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .352 .457 .528 .985
Jun. 20 Pit 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .356 .464 .538 1.002
Jun. 19 Pit 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .350 .458 .530 .988
Jun. 18 SD 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .351 .457 .536 .993
Jun. 17 SD 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .446 .521 .967
Jun. 16 SD 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .348 .458 .539 .997
Jun. 15 @StL 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .357 .471 .560 1.031
Jun. 14 @StL 4 2 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .354 .474 .557 1.031
Jun. 13 @StL Did not play.
Jun. 13 @StL 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .347 .467 .547 1.014
Jun. 11 @Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .455 .542 .997
Jun. 10 @Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .353 .476 .574 1.050
Jun. 9 @Ari 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .375 .500 .609 1.109
Jun. 8 SF 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .414 .541 .672 1.213
Jun. 7 SF Did not play.
Jun. 6 SF 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .396 .529 .623 1.152
Jun. 5 SF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .388 .531 .612 1.143
Jun. 4 LAD 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .378 .533 .600 1.133
Jun. 3 LAD 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .390 .554 .634 1.188
Jun. 2 LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .556 .650 1.206
Jun. 1 @NYM 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .410 .566 .667 1.233
May. 31 @NYM 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .571 .686 1.257
May. 30 @NYM 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .394 .545 .697 1.242
May. 29 @NYM Did not play.
May. 28 Ari Did not play.
May. 27 Ari 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .419 .550 .742 1.292
May. 26 Ari 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .407 .556 .741 1.297
Last 7 Games 20 3 9 4 0 0 0 4 2 1 0 2 0 0 .450 .577 .650 1.227
Last 14 Games 46 8 17 6 0 0 2 6 8 1 0 2 0 0 .370 .463 .500 .963
Last 30 Games 88 17 30 9 0 1 7 13 15 1 1 2 0 1 .341 .437 .477 .914

Eric Sogard: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 23 2 7 1 1
2015 96 1 17 2
2014 102 14 1
2013 113 15
2012 6 14 15
2011 3 10 14
2010 3

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Eric Sogard Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017284141.321.536.923
20156211181.210.274.543

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201786192102.372.5471.037
2015310290295.255.310.609

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20175810271.379.6031.066
2015171221181.246.322.619

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20175613172.339.482.954
2015201180195.249.289.580
Eric Sogard 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 A FOR 89 83 6.7% 14.6% 0.46 84% .279 .096
2007 21 A EUG 144 125 13.2% 11.1% 1.19 87% .280 .120
2007 21 AAA POR 4 3 0% 75% 0.00 0% .000 .000
2008 22 A LAK 621 536 12.7% 10% 1.27 88% .330 .145
2009 23 AA SAN 525 453 10.9% 9% 1.21 90% .312 .103
2010 24 AAA SAC 597 514 12.6% 11.4% 1.10 87% .336 .107
2010 24 MAJ OAK 9 7 22.2% 11.1% 2.00 86% .500 .000
2011 25 AAA SAC 366 315 10.9% 9.3% 1.18 89% .319 .112
2011 25 MAJ OAK 74 70 5.4% 17.6% 0.31 81% .218 .129
2012 26 AAA SAC 180 157 12.8% 9.4% 1.35 89% .348 .153
2012 26 MAJ OAK 108 102 4.6% 15.7% 0.29 83% .181 .108
2013 27 MAJ OAK 410 368 6.6% 12.4% 0.53 86% .301 .098
2014 28 MAJ OAK 329 291 9.4% 11.2% 0.84 87% .251 .045
2015 29 MAJ OAK 401 372 5.7% 12.5% 0.46 87% .283 .057
2016 30 A+ STO 7 7 0% 28.6% 0.00 71% .400 .000
2017 31 AAA COL 107 91 14% 11.2% 1.25 87% .351 .186
2017 31 MAJ MIL 138 114 15.2% 11.6% 1.31 86% .400 .184
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3-Year Averages     363 331 7.4% 11.8% 0.63 87% .267 .048
Career     1,469 1,324 7.7% 12.6% 0.61 86% .281 .084

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Eric Sogard Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 2B 775.7 5 185 3 2 0 401 2 164 1 4 -1 -1
2015 3B 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2015 SS 119 2 30 1 1 0 49 0 47 0 2 -1 1
2017 2B 181.7 2 25 2 0 0 98 1 12 0 1 1 0
2017 3B 16.3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 SS 47.3 2 4 2 0 0 32 1 0 0 1 0 1
2017 LF 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 2B 0 0 1 4 0 5
2015 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 SS 0 0 -1 2 0 1
2017 2B 0 1 1 1 0 3
2017 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 SS 0 0 0 2 0 2
2017 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Eric Sogard    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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1.31 BB/K
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15.2% BB Rate
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11.6% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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1.015 OPS
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.471 OBP
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Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.360 AVG
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.400 BABIP
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Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.544 SLG
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.184 ISO
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Eric Sogard: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Sogard (elbow) is not in the lineup Saturday against the Braves.

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Sogard was removed in the ninth inning due to elbow tightness after a hit-by-pitch in Friday's game against the Braves, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports.

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Sogard went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs during Thursday's win over Pittsburgh.

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Sogard went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs during Thursday's win over St. Louis.

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Sogard will start at second base and bat in the leadoff spot Wednesday against the Cardinals.

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Sogard is leading off and playing third base Friday against the Diamondbacks.

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Sogard is leading off and playing shortstop Thursday against the Giants.

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Sogard went 2-for-4 with a double, a run scored and two RBI in Tuesday's victory over the Giants.

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Sogard is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Dodgers.

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Sogard went 2-for-4 while batting leadoff in Thursday's victory over the Mets.

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Sogard is out of the lineup Sunday against the Cubs.

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Sogard will lead off for the third straight day Friday, playing left field against the Cubs, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

There was no outlook written for Eric Sogard.

2016

Sogard provides some real baseball value with his ability to play solid infield defense, but the utter lack of offense makes him an afterthought in fantasy leagues. Sogard posted his second consecutive OPS under .600, but still managed to get 372 at-bats for the A's due to injuries, trades and a general lack of quality options. The A's have some middle-infield prospects in the pipeline, so even with Brett Lawrie gone, Sogard's ability to sneak himself into 300 at-bats per year might finally be reaching the end of the road. Sogard possesses very little fantasy value, even in very deep leagues, unless 8-10 steals with no power and a middling batting average will help your squad.

2015

There is no doubt that Sogard is a fan favorite in Oakland, but he has truly been the epitome of a light-hitting middle infielder. Sogard hit only .223 with a .567 OPS in 2014, and now has a career batting average of .223. His value comes from his versatility to play both middle-infield positions at a high level. Hidden in Sogard's season was a surprisingly effective second half, as he hit .267 and carried a .672 OPS. Unless the A's trade for a second baseman or acquire one through free agency, Sogard will likely serve as at least the right-handed part of a platoon at the position in 2015.

2014

After the early-season injury to Scott Sizemore, Sogard ended up playing a lot more than the A's anticipated. Sogard ended up with 368 at-bats and hit .266, but with very little pop. Sogard struggles against lefties and would be best used as a utility infielder providing value with his excellent defense at both second base and shortstop. Sogard managed to swipe 10 bases on the year, but he does not figure to provide much fantasy value even if he ends up playing 130 games again, which is something that will likely not happen again, especially since the A's signed another utility infielder, Nick Punto, this offseason.

2013

Sogard is a true utility player with the ability to play second base, third base and shortstop. Unfortunately, his offense has not translated to the majors at all. Sogard has hit over .300 at Triple-A over the last three years in nearly 1,000 at-bats, but in his short-term callups in Oakland, he has hit under .200. Even if he managed to find steady playing time, he does not possess enough speed or pop to generate much interest.

2012

Sogard earned his way to the majors midseason following a .298/.381/.410 line at Triple-A Sacramento, though he failed to hit (.200/.243/.329 over 70 at-bats) for the A's in a reserve role. He's expected to compete with Adam Rosales for the A's utility infielder role during spring training, but Sogard hasn't racked up impressive home-run or stolen-base totals in the minors and that leads us to believe he's little more than a low-end stopgap for deep fantasy leagues than anything else.