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Luis Valbuena

30-Year-Old Third Baseman – Houston Astros

2016 Stats

AVG

.224

HR

25

RBI

56

R

62

SB

1

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Astros rewarded Valbuena for his hot spring (.380 average), inserting him as their everyday third baseman to open 2015, but he quickly fell into a platoon at the position due to his struggles at t...

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STATUS:  15-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Hamstring     EST. RETURN:  2/1/2017
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 217   DOB: 11/30/1985
BORN: Zulia, Venezuela   COLLEGE: None  DRAFTED: No  Show ContractHide Contract

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Luis Valbuena Contract Information:

Agreed to terms on a one-year, $6.125 million deal with Houston in January 2016, avoiding arbitration.

Luis Valbuena Vs. Pitcher Stats     View Full Luis Valbuena Player Page
 
Min AB:  
Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jered Weaver ANA 31 8 1 0 0 1 3 6 0 2 .258 .333 .290 .624
Yovani Gallardo BAL 30 10 3 0 1 5 3 7 1 0 .333 .394 .533 .927
Zack Greinke AZ 26 11 3 0 1 2 1 8 0 0 .423 .444 .654 1.098
Adam Wainwright STL 25 10 4 0 1 2 2 4 0 0 .400 .444 .680 1.124
Justin Verlander DET 23 3 0 0 1 5 5 8 1 0 .130 .286 .261 .547
Charlie Morton PHI 21 6 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .286 .318 .286 .604
Colby Lewis TEX 20 6 0 0 2 3 1 4 0 0 .300 .333 .600 .933
Wily Peralta MIL 20 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .200 .273 .200 .473
Mike Leake STL 19 7 2 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 .368 .429 .474 .902
Johnny Cueto SF 19 4 2 0 0 2 3 2 0 0 .211 .318 .316 .634
A.J. Burnett 19 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 1 0 .000 .208 .000 .208
Jake Peavy SF 18 8 2 1 0 1 3 3 0 0 .444 .522 .667 1.188
Edwin Jackson SD 18 6 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 .333 .333 .389 .722
Marco Estrada TOR 18 5 2 0 2 3 2 4 0 0 .278 .381 .722 1.103
Alfredo Simon CIN 18 3 1 0 1 3 3 3 0 0 .167 .286 .389 .675
Ian Kennedy KC 18 2 1 0 1 3 2 6 1 0 .111 .200 .333 .533
Nick Blackburn 17 5 0 0 1 1 1 2 1 1 .294 .333 .471 .804
Mat Latos WAS 17 4 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 .235 .381 .412 .793
Kyle Lohse 17 4 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 .235 .278 .412 .690
Bronson Arroyo WAS 16 6 4 0 2 2 2 1 0 0 .375 .444 1.000 1.444
Clay Buchholz BOS 16 5 2 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 .313 .353 .625 .978
Scott Baker 16 3 3 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 .188 .235 .375 .610
Matt Shoemaker ANA 16 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 .188 .235 .250 .485
Homer Bailey CIN 16 1 1 0 0 0 3 4 1 0 .063 .211 .125 .336
Hisashi Iwakuma SEA 14 2 1 0 1 2 0 3 0 0 .143 .133 .429 .562
Nathan Eovaldi NY-A 13 2 1 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 .154 .214 .231 .445
Kevin Slowey 13 2 1 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 .154 .154 .231 .385
Kendall Graveman OAK 12 5 1 1 0 0 2 2 0 1 .417 .500 .667 1.167
Michael Pineda NY-A 12 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .417 .462 .417 .878
Daisuke Matsuzaka 12 3 1 0 0 1 0 5 1 0 .250 .250 .333 .583
Taijuan Walker SEA 12 3 0 0 2 3 3 5 0 0 .250 .375 .750 1.125
Mark Buehrle 12 2 0 0 2 4 2 1 0 0 .167 .313 .667 .979
Julio Teheran ATL 12 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .417 .583
Tim Lincecum ANA 12 1 0 0 1 1 0 6 0 1 .083 .083 .333 .417
Joe Kelly BOS 12 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 0 2 .000 .200 .000 .200
Sonny Gray OAK 11 6 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 .545 .643 .818 1.461
Felix Hernandez SEA 11 4 0 0 1 4 2 3 0 0 .364 .462 .636 1.098
Doug Fister HOU 11 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .273 .273 .455 .727
Masahiro Tanaka NY-A 11 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .273 .273 .455 .727
Ervin Santana MIN 11 2 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 0 .182 .250 .182 .432
Lance Lynn STL 11 1 0 0 1 2 5 4 0 0 .091 .375 .364 .739
Gavin Floyd TOR 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .000 .083 .000 .083
Nate Karns SEA 11 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .000 .083 .000 .083
John Danks 10 4 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 .400 .455 .500 .955
John Lackey CHI-N 10 4 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 .400 .500 .900 1.400
Armando Galarraga 10 3 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .300 .300 .500 .800
Chris Tillman BAL 10 3 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .300 .300 .800 1.100
Edinson Volquez KC 10 3 1 0 1 2 3 3 2 0 .300 .462 .700 1.162
Joe Blanton LA 10 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .200 .273 .200 .473
Trevor Cahill CHI-N 10 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .200 .200 .300 .500
Gerrit Cole PIT 10 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Rick Porcello BOS 10 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .300 .500
Matt Garza MIL 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 .100 .100 .100 .200
Luke Hochevar KC 10 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .200
Mark Melancon WAS 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .100 .100 .100 .200
Mike Montgomery CHI-N 10 1 1 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .100 .250 .200 .450
Josh Collmenter 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jhoulys Chacin ANA 9 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .444 .500 .556 1.056
Dillon Gee KC 9 4 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 .444 .444 .667 1.111
Bud Norris LA 9 3 1 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 .333 .400 .778 1.178
Fernando Salas ANA 9 3 0 0 1 2 0 4 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
Johan Santana 9 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .444 .778
Carl Pavano 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .222 .222 .222 .444
Tony Pena 9 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 .222 .300 .222 .522
Jake Westbrook 9 2 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .222 .417 .222 .639
Jim Henderson NY-N 9 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 .111 .111 .111 .222
Scott Kazmir LA 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .111 .111 .222 .333
James McDonald 9 1 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 .111 .250 .222 .472
Gil Meche 9 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .111 .200 .111 .311
Anibal Sanchez DET 9 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222
Chris Archer TB 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Carlos Torres MIL 8 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .556 .500 1.056
Jonathan Broxton STL 8 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 .375 .444 .375 .819
Shelby Miller AZ 8 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 .375 .545 .750 1.295
Drew Hutchison PIT 8 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 .250 .250 .500 .750
Trevor Rosenthal STL 8 2 1 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 .250 .455 .375 .830
J.A. Happ TOR 8 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .125 .222 .125 .347
Randy Choate LA 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
R.A. Dickey TOR 8 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .000 .200 .000 .200
Miguel Gonzalez CHI-A 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .000 .111 .000 .111
Jordan Lyles COL 8 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .000 .111 .000 .111
Vin Mazzaro SF 7 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .571 .571 .571 1.143
David Hernandez PHI 7 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 .429 .429 .857 1.286
Jason Grilli TOR 7 2 0 0 0 2 2 3 1 0 .286 .444 .286 .730
Bobby Jenks 7 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571
Logan Ondrusek BAL 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571
Garrett Richards ANA 7 2 1 0 1 2 2 2 0 1 .286 .444 .857 1.302
Josh Beckett 7 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
Jesse Crain 7 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
Mike Fiers HOU 7 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393
Tim Hudson 7 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 .143 .333 .571 .905
Chris Sale CHI-A 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286
Matt Thornton SD 7 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 .143 .143 .286 .429
Brandon Kintzler MIN 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Francisco Rodriguez DET 7 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 .000 .222 .000 .222
Anthony Swarzak NY-A 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Brandon Cumpton PIT 6 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .571 .667 1.238
Henderson Alvarez OAK 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833
Jose Alvarez ANA 6 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jesse Chavez LA 6 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .429 .500 .929
Scott Feldman TOR 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Aaron Harang 6 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
Sam LeCure LA 6 2 0 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 .333 .429 .333 .762
Brandon McCarthy LA 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833
Jon Niese NY-N 6 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833
Wandy Rodriguez 6 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 .333 .333 .833 1.167
Tyson Ross SD 6 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 .333 .429 .333 .762
Chien-Ming Wang KC 6 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Brian Bannister 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Aaron Brooks CHI-N 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Matt Cain SF 6 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 .167 .444 .167 .611
Brett Cecil TOR 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Ubaldo Jimenez BAL 6 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .667 .952
Brian Matusz 6 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Kris Medlen KC 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .167 .286 .333 .619
Brandon Morrow SD 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 .167 .286 .333 .619
Dustin Nippert 6 1 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 .167 .375 .333 .708
David Price BOS 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Tanner Roark WAS 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167 .167 .333 .500
Hector Santiago MIN 6 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 0 .167 .333 .167 .500
Joakim Soria KC 6 1 0 0 1 3 1 3 0 0 .167 .286 .667 .952
Kyle Davies 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .000 .143 .000 .143
Phil Hughes MIN 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jordan Zimmermann DET 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000