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Jedd Gyorko

29-Year-Old Third Baseman – St. Louis Cardinals

2017 Stats

AVG

.272

HR

20

RBI

67

R

52

SB

6

2018 RotoWire Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After Gyorko clubbed a career-high 30 homers with a 24.4 percent HR/FB in 2016, it was wise to expect some regression in 2017. Sure enough, his power fell back more in line with career levels. What wa...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 205   DOB: 9/23/1988   BORN: Morgantown, WV   COLLEGE: West Virginia   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Jedd Gyorko Contract Information:

Agreed to a six-year, $35 million extension in April of 2014, including a $13 million club option for 2020.

October 1, 2017  –  Jedd Gyorko News

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Jedd Gyorko 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
2010 21 A FOR 42 183 162 19 46 13 11 0 2 23 1 0 19 31 0 0 2 .284 .366 .389 .755
2010 21 A EUG 26 115 106 16 35 11 6 0 5 18 1 1 9 26 0 0 0 .330 .383 .528 .911
2011 22 A+ LAK 81 382 340 78 124 55 35 2 18 74 11 3 38 64 0 2 2 .365 .429 .638 1.067
2011 22 AA SAN 59 265 236 41 68 19 12 0 7 40 1 0 26 50 0 2 1 .288 .358 .428 .786
2012 23 AA SAN 34 149 130 18 34 10 4 0 6 17 1 1 17 27 0 0 2 .262 .356 .431 .787
2012 23 AAA TUC 92 408 369 62 121 48 24 0 24 83 4 3 34 68 0 5 0 .328 .380 .588 .968
2013 24 A+ LAK 2 7 7 2 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .571 .571 .714 1.285
2013 24 AA SAN 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
2013 24 MAJ SD 125 525 486 62 121 49 26 0 23 63 1 1 33 123 0 2 4 .249 .301 .444 .745
2014 25 AAA EL 6 28 24 7 7 3 2 0 1 5 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 .292 .393 .500 .893
2014 25 MAJ SD 111 443 400 37 84 28 17 1 10 51 3 2 36 100 0 3 4 .210 .280 .333 .613
2015 26 AAA EL 16 69 61 8 17 5 1 0 4 9 0 1 7 11 0 0 1 .279 .362 .492 .854
2015 26 MAJ SD 128 458 421 34 104 31 15 0 16 57 0 1 27 107 0 5 5 .247 .297 .397 .694
2016 27 MAJ STL 128 438 400 58 97 40 9 1 30 59 0 0 37 96 0 1 0 .243 .306 .495 .801
2017 28 MAJ STL 125 481 426 52 116 43 21 2 20 67 6 2 47 105 0 7 1 .272 .341 .472 .813
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3-Year Averages     127 458 415 48 105 38 15 1 22 61 2 1 37 102 0 4 2 .253 .314 .453 .767
Career  (View All)     617 2,345 2,133 243 522 191 88 4 99 297 10 6 180 531 0 18 14 .245 .305 .429 .734

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Jedd Gyorko Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Oct. 1 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 30 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 29 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 28 ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .272 .341 .472 .813
Sep. 27 ChC 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .342 .474 .816
Sep. 26 ChC 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .342 .477 .819
Sep. 25 ChC 3 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .340 .470 .810
Sep. 24 @Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .267 .335 .459 .794
Sep. 23 @Pit 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .336 .462 .798
Sep. 22 @Pit 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .338 .464 .802
Sep. 21 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 20 @Cin 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .336 .463 .799
Sep. 19 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .336 .462 .798
Sep. 17 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .339 .466 .805
Sep. 16 @ChC Did not play.
Sep. 15 @ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .340 .467 .807
Sep. 14 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 13 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 12 Cin Did not play.
Sep. 10 Pit Did not play.
Sep. 9 Pit Did not play.
Sep. 8 Pit Did not play.
Sep. 7 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 6 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 5 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 4 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 3 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 2 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 1 @SF Did not play.
Aug. 31 @SF Did not play.
Last 7 Games 14 4 6 0 0 2 2 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 .429 .500 .857 1.357
Last 14 Games 28 4 8 1 0 2 3 3 6 0 1 0 0 1 .286 .355 .536 .891
Last 30 Games 29 4 8 1 0 2 3 3 7 0 1 0 0 1 .276 .344 .517 .861

Jedd Gyorko: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 10 5 109 1 1 1
2016 11 46 39 26
2015 1 93 29 1
2014 109
2013 117 13

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Jedd Gyorko Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017101167171.327.594.975
2016139227170.245.417.735
2015110134130.282.445.803

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20173253613505.255.434.763
20162613623420.241.536.836
20153112112440.235.379.654

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017202269321.282.475.829
20161712512250.257.485.808
2015211179300.232.384.659

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172242611355.263.469.798
20162293318340.231.502.795
2015210177270.262.410.728
Jedd Gyorko vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Jedd Gyorko Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 21 A FOR 183 162 10.4% 16.9% 0.61 81% .341 .105
2010 21 A EUG 115 106 7.8% 22.6% 0.35 75% .400 .198
2011 22 A+ LAK 382 340 9.9% 16.8% 0.59 81% .408 .273
2011 22 AA SAN 265 236 9.8% 18.9% 0.52 79% .337 .140
2012 23 AA SAN 149 130 11.4% 18.1% 0.63 79% .289 .169
2012 23 AAA TUC 408 369 8.3% 16.7% 0.50 82% .344 .260
2013 24 A+ LAK 7 7 0% 14.3% 0.00 86% .667 .143
2013 24 AA SAN 1 1 0% 0% 0.00 100% 1.000 .000
2013 24 MAJ SD 525 486 6.3% 23.4% 0.27 75% .287 .195
2014 25 AAA EL 28 24 14.3% 14.3% 1.00 83% .316 .208
2014 25 MAJ SD 443 400 8.1% 22.6% 0.36 75% .253 .123
2015 26 AAA EL 69 61 10.1% 15.9% 0.64 82% .283 .213
2015 26 MAJ SD 458 421 5.9% 23.4% 0.25 75% .290 .150
2016 27 MAJ STL 438 400 8.4% 21.9% 0.39 76% .244 .252
2017 28 MAJ STL 481 426 9.8% 21.8% 0.45 75% .312 .200
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3-Year Averages     458 415 8.1% 22.3% 0.36 75% .281 .200
Career     2,345 2,133 7.7% 22.6% 0.34 75% .278 .184

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Jedd Gyorko Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 2B 713.7 -2 167 0 -2 0 383 0 38 0 7 2 -9
2015 SS 220.7 -6 51 -4 -2 0 115 -4 18 1 0 -2 -2
2016 1B 64 0 7 0 0 0 30 0 13 0 0 0 0
2016 2B 337.7 5 81 7 -2 0 179 4 57 4 2 2 2
2016 3B 272 2 45 3 0 2 125 4 64 2 1 -1 2
2016 SS 218 -6 61 -7 1 0 71 -3 44 -1 2 -3 -5
2017 1B 40 0 8 -1 0 0 23 0 6 0 0 0 -1
2017 2B 41.7 1 10 1 0 0 15 1 2 0 0 1 0
2017 3B 900 21 163 25 -2 23 467 13 118 5 8 11 6
2017 LF 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 2B 0 0 0 -2 0 -2
2015 SS 0 0 1 -5 0 -4
2016 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 2B 0 1 1 4 0 6
2016 3B 0 0 0 2 0 2
2016 SS 0 0 1 -4 0 -3
2017 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 2B 0 0 1 0 0 1
2017 3B 1 0 -1 16 0 16
2017 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Jedd Gyorko    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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0.45 BB/K
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9.8% BB Rate
GOOD
21.8% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.813 OPS
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.341 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.272 AVG
GOOD
.312 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.472 SLG
GOOD
.200 ISO
GOOD

2018 Projected Stats Breakdown for Jedd Gyorko

Overall Ratings

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Jedd Gyorko: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gyorko is out of Saturday's lineup against the Brewers.

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Gyorko is not in the lineup against the Brewers on Friday, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Gyorko went 2-for-4 with a solo homer, a walk and two runs scored in Tuesday's 8-7 win over the Cubs.

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Gyorko went 3-for-3 with a solo home run in Monday's 10-2 loss to the Cubs.

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Gyorko went 1-for-3 with a double in Wednesday's 9-2 win over the Reds.

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Gyorko (hamstring) is starting at third base and batting seventh Tuesday against the Reds, C. Trent Rosecrans of The Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Gyorko (hamstring) is expected to be fully available for this week's series against the Reds, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Gyorko (hamstring) recently fielded groundballs, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Gyorko (hamstring) was reinstated from the 10-day disabled list prior to Wednesday's game against Cincinnati.

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Gyorko (hamstring) was able to run out of the batter's box and around the bases Tuesday without setbacks, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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2017

At a glance, Gyorko's .243 batting average and .801 OPS may come off as fairly standard. However, he slugged 30 home runs over 128 games, resulting in an unfathomably-low 59 RBI. Most of his power was seen when facing righties, against whom he had a .536 slugging percentage opposed to a .417 mark against southpaws. After hitting just 10 and 16 home runs in 2014 and 2015, respectively, skepticism as to whether or not last season's amount of muscle can be repeated is entirely justified. Defensively, he was used all around the infield for St. Louis last season, but in 2017 he is expected to start at third base against righties and move over to second base to spell Kolten Wong against southpaws. Having never hit above .250, Gyorko's upside is almost strictly tied to his ability to hit for power, which will likely regress somewhat in 2017.

2016

After an impressive debut with the Padres in 2013, Gyorko signed a $35 million contract extension and has failed to meet expectations. The Cardinals acquired him from the Padres in December, perhaps in part because Gyorko hit .259/.299/.440 with 13 homers in the second half of last season. While Gyorko boasted a good eye at the plate as a prospect years ago, he's walked at a 6.7-percent clip over three MLB seasons while striking out at a 23.1-percent rate. As a member of the Cardinals, he is ticketed to be a utility option around the infield with Matt Carpenter, Ruben Tejada, and Kolten Wong occupying third base, shortstop, and second base, respectively. With Jhonny Peralta out for the first half with a thumb injury, Gyorko could get some starts at shortstop occasionally when he is not occupying the short side of a second base platoon. Gyorko's versatility makes him a nice flier at the end of drafts.

2015

Gyorko endured a sophomore slump in conjunction with a Padres offense that was historically atrocious, as evidenced by his inability to break through the Mendoza Line until Aug. 17. The late-breaking development was aided by a bout with plantar fasciitis, which spurred a stay on the disabled for the majority of June and July. However, silver linings can be found after his return to action on July 28, as consistency slowly but surely returned at the plate. Although he managed just one long ball in September, he reached base safely in 21 of 25 contests, when he slashed .267/.365/.378 with a 14:19 BB:K in 90 at-bats. With 10 homers on the 2014 ledger, he fell well short of the standard set as a rookie (23 in 486 at-bats) just one year previous, but the 26-year-old second baseman has followed a power-laden campaign with a more patient approach to end his second season, suggesting that his entire repertoire could soon rumble to the surface.

2014

There was seemingly no place for Gyorko as he rose through the ranks of the Padres' farm system, with Chase Headley entrenched at third base. However, multiple injuries to infielders opened up second base late in spring training, and Gyorko took full advantage, quickly assimilating himself at the position and forming a steady double-play combination with Everth Cabrera. Gyorko turned in a superb showing in the field, committing just four errors en route to a .992 fielding percentage, and he further exhibited his other tools, leading all rookies with 23 home runs. His plate discipline requires ample work following 33 walks versus 123 strikeouts, but as he grows accustomed to major league pitching, his batting line could resemble his time in the minors, when he developed at every stop. Considering position scarcity, he'll garner added recognition heading into draft season.

2013

Gyorko did some impressive work as a 23-year-old in Double-A San Antonio and Triple-A Tucson in 2012 as he hit .311/.373/.547 with 30 homers and 28 doubles over 557 plate appearances. In 2013, he appears primed for a shot at the majors as there is little left for him to prove in the minors. Defensively, he is unlikely to last at second base as scouts have nicked him for his footwork, but this shouldn't dissuade the Padres from attempting to see what he can do at the position in the short term. If he eventually ends up at third base, his stock takes a hit as that is a position where the average player hits for more power and there is Chase Headley blocking his path to everyday playing time. In an ideal world, he'll continue to hit and do so as an above average second baseman, which is what owners are banking on from the major league ready prospect.

2012

The former 2010 second-round pick is still very much a work in progress. A shortstop in college, Gyorko was moved to third base once he joined the Padres organization, but is still having some difficulties defensively with his range. With the bat, there's potential, but he had some trouble moving from High-A to Double-A last year, as evidenced by his drop in OPS from 1.067 to .786. Still, he hit 25 home runs over the full season and led the minors in hits and doubles, which is no small feat. He makes solid contact at the plate and has quick hands, so if he can improve his all-around game, the Padres may be able to use him sometime down the road.