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Tim Anderson

25-Year-Old Shortstop – Chicago White Sox

2018 Stats

AVG

.239

HR

13

RBI

31

R

41

SB

15

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

While his approach didn't get any better in his sophomore season, Anderson chipped in across the board for fantasy owners; he was one of 28 players to go 15-15. His 0.08 K/BB was the worst among quali...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 185   DOB: 6/23/1993   BORN: Tuscaloosa, AL   COLLEGE: East Central (MS) JC   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Tim Anderson Contract Information:

Signed a six-year, $25 million contract extension with the White Sox in March of 2017. Contract includes two team options.

June 23, 2018  –  Tim Anderson News

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Anderson went 2-for-4 with a homer, a steal, two runs and three RBI in Saturday's loss to Oakland.

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Tim Anderson 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
2013 20 A KAN 68 301 267 45 74 16 10 5 1 21 24 4 23 78 2 2 7 .277 .348 .363 .711
2014 21 R GLE 6 19 17 2 4 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 2 5 0 0 0 .235 .316 .588 .904
2014 21 A WIN 68 300 286 48 85 31 18 7 6 31 10 3 7 68 0 2 5 .297 .323 .472 .795
2014 21 AA BIR 10 45 44 7 16 4 3 0 1 7 0 1 0 9 1 0 0 .364 .364 .500 .864
2015 22 AA BIR 125 550 513 79 160 38 21 12 5 46 49 13 24 114 4 2 7 .312 .350 .429 .779
2016 23 AAA CHA 55 256 247 39 75 16 10 2 4 20 11 4 8 58 1 0 0 .304 .325 .409 .734
2016 23 MAJ CWS 99 431 410 57 116 37 22 6 9 30 10 2 13 117 6 1 1 .283 .306 .432 .738
2017 24 MAJ CWS 146 606 587 72 151 47 26 4 17 56 15 1 13 162 2 1 3 .257 .276 .402 .678
2018 25 MAJ CWS 74 289 264 41 63 24 9 2 13 31 15 2 22 73 1 0 2 .239 .302 .436 .738
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3-Year Averages     122 518 498 64 133 42 24 5 13 43 12 1 13 139 4 1 2 .267 .288 .414 .702
Career  (View All)     319 1,326 1,261 170 330 108 57 12 39 117 40 5 48 352 9 2 6 .262 .292 .419 .710

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Tim Anderson 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. 23 Oak 4 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 .239 .302 .436 .738
Jun. 22 Oak 4 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .299 .423 .722
Jun. 22 Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .296 .406 .702
Jun. 20 @Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .297 .409 .706
Jun. 19 @Cle 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .300 .414 .714
Jun. 18 @Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .233 .301 .416 .717
Jun. 17 Det 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .237 .306 .423 .729
Jun. 16 Det 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .303 .422 .725
Jun. 15 Det 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .232 .304 .421 .725
Jun. 14 Cle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .296 .420 .716
Jun. 13 Cle 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .230 .298 .422 .720
Jun. 12 Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .297 .425 .722
Jun. 11 Cle 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .302 .433 .735
Jun. 10 @Bos 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .306 .439 .745
Jun. 9 @Bos 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .303 .443 .746
Jun. 8 @Bos 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .303 .447 .750
Jun. 7 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 6 @Min 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .242 .304 .450 .754
Jun. 5 @Min 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .301 .449 .750
Jun. 5 @Min 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .235 .297 .446 .743
Jun. 3 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .298 .453 .751
Jun. 2 Mil 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .304 .462 .766
Jun. 1 Mil 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .310 .472 .782
May. 30 @Cle 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .249 .311 .466 .777
May. 29 @Cle 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .242 .305 .452 .757
May. 28 @Cle 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .242 .307 .456 .763
May. 27 @Det 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .308 .444 .752
May. 26 @Det 4 3 2 0 0 2 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 .246 .309 .451 .760
May. 25 @Det 4 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .301 .415 .716
May. 24 Bal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .291 .389 .680
Last 7 Games 27 6 8 1 0 2 4 0 7 1 1 0 0 1 .296 .296 .556 .852
Last 14 Games 45 9 10 2 0 2 6 4 16 2 1 1 0 1 .222 .300 .400 .700
Last 30 Games 100 19 25 5 1 6 19 7 33 4 1 2 0 7 .250 .312 .500 .812

Tim Anderson: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 72 1
2017 145
2016 98

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Tim Anderson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20186912441.261.464.775
2017159204197.321.478.811
20169210270.326.457.797

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20181912782413.225.408.704
20174285213378.234.374.629
20163184772310.270.425.721

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018132174106.235.394.678
2017285367327.246.382.653
2016216335207.315.486.819

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018128228188.234.453.768
20173023610248.268.421.703
2016194244103.247.371.647
Tim Anderson vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Tim Anderson Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2013 20 A KAN 301 267 7.6% 25.9% 0.29 71% .384 .086
2014 21 R GLE 19 17 10.5% 26.3% 0.40 71% .200 .353
2014 21 A WIN 300 286 2.3% 22.7% 0.10 76% .369 .175
2014 21 AA BIR 45 44 0% 20% 0.00 80% .441 .136
2015 22 AA BIR 550 513 4.4% 20.7% 0.21 78% .391 .117
2016 23 AAA CHA 256 247 3.1% 22.7% 0.14 77% .384 .105
2016 23 MAJ CWS 431 410 3% 27.1% 0.11 71% .375 .149
2017 24 MAJ CWS 606 587 2.1% 26.7% 0.08 72% .328 .145
2018 25 MAJ CWS 289 264 7.6% 25.3% 0.30 72% .281 .197
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3-Year Averages     518 498 2.5% 26.8% 0.09 72% .346 .147
Career     1,326 1,261 3.6% 26.5% 0.14 72% .334 .157

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Tim Anderson Defensive Stats

DRS Breakdown
Pos Year Inn DRS (?) Pos Rank Range & Pos (?) OF Arm (?) GFP/DME (?) GDP (?) Bunts (?) Catcher SB (?) Pitcher SB (?) Adj ERA (?) Strike Zone(?)
SS 2018 625 0 20 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Tim Anderson    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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0.30 BB/K
WEAK
7.6% BB Rate
WEAK
25.3% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.738 OPS
WEAK
.302 OBP
POOR
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.239 AVG
POOR
.281 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.436 SLG
WEAK
.197 ISO
GOOD

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Tim Anderson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Anderson went 2-for-4 with a double, a solo home run and three runs scored in Friday's win over the A's.

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Anderson is not in the starting lineup against Cleveland on Thursday.

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Anderson went 0-for-2 with two walks, a run scored and an RBI in Sunday's win over Boston.

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Anderson is not in the lineup against Minnesota on Thursday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Anderson went 1-for-4 with a triple, two RBI and a run scored in Friday's 8-3 win over the Brewers.

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Anderson jammed his thumb a few days ago but has played through the injury, Phil Thompson of the Chicago Tribune reports.

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Anderson went 2-for-4 with two home runs, four RBI and three runs scored Saturday against the Tigers.

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Anderson went 3-for-4 with a home run and two RBI in Friday's 5-4 loss to the Tigers.

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Anderson is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Orioles.

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Anderson went 1-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in Sunday's 3-0 win over the Rangers.

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Anderson will not be in the lineup for Wednesday's game against Pittsburgh, Andy Masur of WGN Radio reports.

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Anderson went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's 6-5 loss to the Pirates.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

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2017

Anderson took over the starting shortstop job last year and looks to be the long-term solution at the position. Chicago promoted Anderson after just 55 games in Triple-A when he was hitting .304 in 256 plate appearances. Anderson's track record throughout the minors has been one of few walks and a below-average strikeout rate, and that continued at the big league level as he walked once for every nine times he struck out. However, he also hit for surprising power, matching his home run output (nine) from his previous 180 minor league contests. He was able to steal 10 bases despite a low on-base percentage. The speed will help his batting average and he has consistently made quality contact throughout the minors. His BABIP has yet to be below .369 in any stop of the minors where he spent longer than two weeks.

2016

The White Sox expedited the process of transitioning to Anderson as the clubís everyday shortstop when they declined to pick up Alexei Ramirezís option this offseason. While Anderson is probably not quite ready for the big leagues, he may be the best internal option despite never playing above Double-A. The 17th overall pick in 2013, he slashed .312/.350/.429 with five home runs and 49 steals (on 62 attempts) in 125 games with Double-A Birmingham. An athletic toolshed, Andersonís only flaw on offense has been his inability to take walks, although he made minor strides in that department in 2015, going from a 2.5% walk rate in 2014 to a 4.4% walk rate last year. For a player with his profile, he does a good enough job making contact, as he has kept his K-rates below 23 percent at High-A and Double-A. There is the potential for more power as he continues to mature, meaning he could offer Jose Reyes-esque production in his prime years.

2015

Anderson is one of the more interesting position players in a budding White Sox minor league system. He was playing at Double-A Birmingham one year after the White Sox drafted him in the first round of the 2013 draft, but a fractured wrist ate six weeks of his season. Anderson showed no ill effects from the fracture, hitting .364 at Birmingham after his return, but the 21-year-old still needs to learn how to take a walk. A plus athlete who could be an efficient baserunner in the majors, Anderson figures to spend much, if not all, of the 2015 season in the minors, with a major league arrival likely in 2016.

2014

The White Sox bucked a trend of selecting athletic outfielders with their top draft pick by selecting Anderson, an athletic shortstop, as their first pick in the 2013†amateur†draft. His speed was his top skill coming into professional baseball, and he subsequently stole 24 bases in 28 attempts for Low-A Kannapolis. The strikeouts will need to come down as he moves up the system (26 percent strikeout rate in his first 300 plate appearances), but the tools are there to keep him in the middle infield. He is easily a top-five prospect in a thin organization, and his showing in 2014 will likely dictate his major league ETA.†