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Yoan Moncada

23-Year-Old Second Baseman – Chicago White Sox

2018 Stats

AVG

.253

HR

7

RBI

19

R

23

SB

4

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After slashing .282/.377/.447 with 12 home runs and 17 stolen bases for Triple-A Charlotte to begin the season, Moncada was summoned back to the bigs for good on July 18. Other than a 10-game visit to...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 220   DOB: 5/27/1995   BORN: Cienfuegos, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By BOS In 2015   Show ContractHide Contract

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Yoan Moncada Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with the White Sox in Feb. 2017.

May 17, 2018  –  Yoan Moncada News

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Moncada went 3-for-4 with a double and run scored Thursday against the Rangers.

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Yoan Moncada 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
2015 20 A GRE 81 363 306 61 85 30 19 3 8 38 49 3 42 83 2 3 10 .278 .380 .438 .818
2016 21 A SAL 61 284 228 57 70 32 25 3 4 34 36 8 45 60 3 3 5 .307 .427 .496 .923
2016 21 AA POR 45 207 177 37 49 20 6 3 11 28 9 4 27 64 1 0 2 .277 .379 .531 .910
2016 21 MAJ BOS 8 20 19 3 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 12 0 0 0 .211 .250 .263 .513
2017 22 AAA CHA 80 361 309 57 87 24 9 3 12 36 17 8 49 102 0 3 0 .282 .377 .447 .824
2017 22 MAJ CWS 54 231 199 31 46 18 8 2 8 22 3 2 29 74 0 0 3 .231 .338 .412 .750
2018 23 MAJ CWS 41 185 162 23 41 19 11 1 7 19 4 0 21 61 1 1 0 .253 .337 .463 .800
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3-Year Averages     31 125 109 17 25 9 4 1 4 11 1 1 15 43 0 0 1 .229 .328 .394 .722
Career  (View All)     103 436 380 57 91 38 20 3 15 42 7 2 51 147 1 1 3 .239 .333 .426 .760

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Yoan Moncada 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
May. 26 @Det 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .337 .463 .800
May. 25 @Det 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .341 .471 .812
May. 24 Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .339 .471 .810
May. 23 Bal 4 2 1 0 0 1 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .347 .483 .830
May. 22 Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 .262 .345 .469 .814
May. 21 Bal 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .350 .475 .825
May. 20 Tex 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .348 .482 .830
May. 19 Tex 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269 .355 .493 .848
May. 18 Tex 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .358 .492 .850
May. 17 Tex 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .361 .500 .861
May. 16 @Pit 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .350 .484 .834
May. 15 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .356 .500 .856
May. 13 @ChC Did not play.
May. 12 @ChC Did not play.
May. 11 @ChC Did not play.
May. 9 Pit Did not play.
May. 8 Pit Did not play.
May. 6 Min Did not play.
May. 5 Min Did not play.
May. 4 Min 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .359 .509 .868
May. 3 Min Did not play.
May. 2 @StL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .359 .518 .877
May. 1 @StL 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .355 .527 .882
Apr. 29 @KC 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .353 .524 .877
Apr. 28 @KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .351 .530 .881
Apr. 28 @KC 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .364 .552 .916
Apr. 27 @KC 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .362 .560 .922
Apr. 26 @KC 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .360 .563 .923
Apr. 25 Sea 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .347 .524 .871
Apr. 24 Sea 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .244 .352 .500 .852
Last 7 Games 28 5 5 1 0 1 4 3 10 0 0 0 1 0 .179 .250 .321 .571
Last 14 Games 48 6 11 3 0 1 4 4 12 0 0 0 1 1 .229 .283 .354 .637
Last 30 Games 87 10 23 6 0 3 9 9 27 0 0 0 1 2 .264 .330 .437 .767

Yoan Moncada: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 41
2017 54
2016 5 3

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Yoan Moncada: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 80

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Yoan Moncada Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018431020.163.233.477
2017677251.224.343.641
201641000.250.250.500

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018119227174.286.546.917
2017132246172.235.447.804
2016152010.200.267.517

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20187712361.247.468.797
20179714491.186.381.688
201610000.000.000.000

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201885114133.259.459.803
2017102174132.275.441.809
2016183010.222.278.541
Yoan Moncada vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Blaine Hardy DET 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000

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Yoan Moncada Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2015 20 A GRE 363 306 11.6% 22.9% 0.51 73% .353 .160
2016 21 A SAL 284 228 15.8% 21.1% 0.75 74% .395 .189
2016 21 AA POR 207 177 13% 30.9% 0.42 64% .373 .254
2016 21 MAJ BOS 20 19 5% 60% 0.08 37% .571 .052
2017 22 AAA CHA 361 309 13.6% 28.3% 0.48 67% .379 .165
2017 22 MAJ CWS 231 199 12.6% 32% 0.39 63% .325 .181
2018 23 MAJ CWS 185 162 11.4% 33% 0.34 62% .358 .210
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3-Year Averages     125 109 12% 34.4% 0.35 61% .339 .165
Career     436 380 11.7% 33.7% 0.35 61% .347 .187

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Yoan Moncada 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(?)
2B 2017 467.3 6 - 8 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 236 1 14 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
3B 2016 35 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Yoan Moncada    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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0.34 BB/K
WEAK
11.4% BB Rate
GREAT
33.0% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.800 OPS
GOOD
.337 OBP
AVERAGE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.253 AVG
WEAK
.358 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.463 SLG
GOOD
.210 ISO
GOOD

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Yoan Moncada: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Moncada went 1-for-4 with a strikeout in Tuesday's 7-0 loss to the Pirates.

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Moncada (hamstring) was activated from the 10-day disabled list Tuesday.

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Moncada (hamstring) will return from the disabled list prior to Tuesday's game against the Pirates, James Fegan of The Athletic Chicago reports.

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Moncada (hamstring) put in a full workout Sunday and could be reinstated from the 10-day disabled list ahead of Tuesday's game against the Pirates, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports.

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Moncada (hamstring) took groundballs Wednesday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

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Moncada (hamstring) is scheduled to participate in running exercises Wednesday, Scott Merkin of MLB.com reports.

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The White Sox placed Moncada (hamstring) on the 10-day disabled list Saturday.

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Moncada (hamstring) indicated two-to-four days of rest could help his hamstring injury, James Fegan of The Athletic Chicago reports.

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Moncada exited in the bottom of the fifth inning of Friday's game against the Twins, Dan Hayes of The Athletic Minnesota reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

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2017

Moncada was part of the headline with the biggest font this offseason, when Boston traded him along with three other prospects to the White Sox for Chris Sale. Widely considered the top prospect in the game, he moved from High-A Salem to the majors last season, both burnishing his prospect cred and exposing a potential hole at the upper levels. Moncada cruised through the Carolina League with a .923 OPS and 36 steals in 61 games for Salem before being promoted to Double-A Portland, where he clubbed 11 homers in 45 games. He showed all of his elite offensive tools, but with the higher level came a drastic increase in strikeouts. Pitch recognition and handling breaking balls are the final touches, but he'll hit. Defensively, he'll stick at second base for now, but he has the physical size and bat to play anywhere.

2016

Moncada made his organizational debut for Boston last season, the Cuban defector's first game action since December 2013. He was kept behind in extended spring training and was then assigned to Low-A Greenville. He was slow to start – he hit .200 in his first 30 games – but Moncada hit his stride in the second half. He slashed .310/.415/.500/.915 with 45 steals after the All-Star break and has shot to the top of the organization’s prospect rankings. Moncada’s a well-built athlete who generates good bat speed and doesn’t cheat on his swing. He’ll hit for power and steal bases and has the tools to defend. He played second base at Greenville, but could move to third base or center field in the future. He plays the game with swagger and tends to be too flashy in the field. The Red Sox will probably challenge him at High-A Salem at some point this year.

2015

Moncada may be the best young prospect to defect from Cuba this decade. While he lacks the pedigree and track record in international and professional league play of recent Cuban defectors who've become stars, Moncada may have the best all-around talent. He has excellent bat speed, plus raw power, outstanding speed with a plus arm. It's not clear if he'll play in the infield or outfield. It may take a few years before he's ready for the majors, but MLB teams will likely be willing to pay hefty taxes to blow past international signing limits to secure him. He should be a top prospect to grab in keeper leagues as a result.