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Charlie Culberson

28-Year-Old Shortstop – Los Angeles Dodgers

2017 Stats

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.154

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1

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2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Culberson spent the 2016 season alternating between the majors and Triple-A Oklahoma City, occupying a depth role behind Corey Seager at shortstop while occasionally starting at second base against le...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 200   DOB: 4/10/1989   BORN: Rome, GA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By SF In 2007   Show ContractHide Contract

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Charlie Culberson Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with the Dodgers in November of 2015 that includes an invite to spring training.

October 17, 2017  –  Charlie Culberson News

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Culberson is not in the lineup for Game 3 of the NLCS against the Cubs on Tuesday, Eric Stephen of TrueBlueLA.com reports.

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Charlie Culberson 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 18 R AZL 46 180 161 32 46 14 8 5 1 16 19 1 19 38 0 0 0 .286 .374 .416 .790
2008 19 A AUG 81 307 282 31 66 16 11 2 3 27 6 6 18 57 3 4 0 .234 .290 .319 .609
2009 20 A AUG 132 548 509 71 125 24 19 3 2 36 15 4 33 110 4 2 0 .246 .303 .306 .609
2009 20 A LAN 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
2010 21 A+ SAN 128 551 503 80 147 47 27 4 16 71 25 7 33 99 1 6 8 .292 .342 .457 .799
2011 22 AA RIC 137 587 553 69 143 46 34 2 10 56 14 4 22 129 4 2 6 .259 .293 .382 .675
2012 23 AAA FRE 91 380 351 53 83 30 14 6 10 53 8 2 20 76 2 3 4 .236 .283 .396 .679
2012 23 AAA COL 30 128 125 17 42 14 11 1 2 12 6 2 1 18 0 1 1 .336 .344 .488 .832
2012 23 MAJ SF 6 23 22 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 7 1 0 0 .136 .136 .136 .272
2013 24 AAA COL 97 419 397 63 123 49 27 8 14 64 13 9 17 74 2 2 1 .310 .338 .524 .862
2013 24 MAJ COL 47 104 99 12 29 7 5 0 2 12 5 1 4 23 0 1 0 .293 .317 .404 .721
2014 25 AAA COL 2 8 7 1 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .429 .500 .714 1.214
2014 25 MAJ COL 95 233 210 17 41 12 7 2 3 24 2 2 12 62 4 2 5 .195 .253 .290 .543
2015 26 AAA ALB 5 20 20 3 4 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600
2016 27 AAA OKL 70 285 265 32 69 23 17 2 4 33 6 5 18 61 1 0 1 .260 .310 .385 .695
2016 27 MAJ LAD 34 68 67 6 20 4 3 0 1 7 1 0 1 13 0 0 0 .299 .309 .388 .697
2017 28 AAA OKL 108 414 384 37 96 21 13 4 4 32 7 3 26 68 2 1 1 .250 .299 .336 .635
2017 28 MAJ LAD 15 15 13 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 0 0 0 .154 .267 .231 .498
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3-Year Averages     64 149 138 11 30 8 5 1 2 15 1 1 6 37 2 1 2 .217 .259 .312 .570
Career  (View All)     197 443 411 35 95 24 16 2 6 45 8 3 19 109 5 3 5 .231 .272 .324 .595

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Charlie Culberson 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 @Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 .267 .231 .498
Sep. 30 @Col 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .417
Sep. 29 @Col 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .250 .417
Sep. 27 SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .250 .417
Sep. 26 SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .273 .455
Sep. 25 SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 .273 .455
Sep. 24 SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .300 .500
Sep. 23 SF 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .300 .500
Sep. 22 SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286
Sep. 21 @Phi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .334
Sep. 20 @Phi Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Phi Did not play.
Sep. 18 @Phi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Sep. 17 @Was Did not play.
Sep. 16 @Was Did not play.
Sep. 15 @Was Did not play.
Sep. 13 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 12 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 11 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 10 Col 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Sep. 9 Col Did not play.
Sep. 8 Col Did not play.
Sep. 7 Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Sep. 6 Ari 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Sep. 5 Ari Did not play.
Sep. 4 Ari 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Sep. 3 @SD Did not play.
Last 7 Games 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .400 .000 .400
Last 14 Games 8 0 1 1 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .125 .300 .250 .550
Last 30 Games 13 0 2 1 0 0 1 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 .154 .267 .231 .498

Charlie Culberson: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 2 1 11
2016 10 4 11 2 2
2014 4 20 32 23
2013 4 27 27
2012 6

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Charlie Culberson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201770000.143.286.429
2016484151.313.417.743

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201760010.167.167.542
2016192020.211.263.474

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017110000.182.273.455
2016324141.375.469.863

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201720010.000.000.500
2016352030.200.286.486
Charlie Culberson vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Charlie Culberson 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 18 R AZL 180 161 10.6% 21.1% 0.50 76% .369 .130
2008 19 A AUG 307 282 5.9% 18.6% 0.32 80% .279 .085
2009 20 A AUG 548 509 6% 20.1% 0.30 78% .308 .060
2009 20 A LAN 0% 0% 0.00 0% .000 .000
2010 21 A+ SAN 551 503 6% 18% 0.33 80% .332 .165
2011 22 AA RIC 587 553 3.7% 22% 0.17 77% .320 .123
2012 23 AAA FRE 380 351 5.3% 20% 0.26 78% .272 .160
2012 23 AAA COL 128 125 0.8% 14.1% 0.06 86% .377 .152
2012 23 MAJ SF 23 22 0% 30.4% 0.00 68% .200 .000
2013 24 AAA COL 419 397 4.1% 17.7% 0.23 81% .350 .214
2013 24 MAJ COL 104 99 3.8% 22.1% 0.17 77% .360 .111
2014 25 AAA COL 8 7 12.5% 25% 0.50 71% .600 .285
2014 25 MAJ COL 233 210 5.2% 26.6% 0.19 70% .259 .095
2015 26 AAA ALB 20 20 0% 30% 0.00 70% .231 .200
2016 27 AAA OKL 285 265 6.3% 21.4% 0.30 77% .325 .125
2016 27 MAJ LAD 68 67 1.5% 19.1% 0.08 81% .358 .089
2017 28 AAA OKL 414 384 6.3% 16.4% 0.38 82% .294 .086
2017 28 MAJ LAD 15 13 13.3% 26.7% 0.50 69% .222 .077
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3-Year Averages     149 138 4% 24.8% 0.16 73% .280 .095
Career     443 411 4.3% 24.6% 0.17 73% .298 .093

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Charlie Culberson Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 2B 64 -3 15 -3 0 0 46 0 12 -1 1 -2 -1
2016 3B 15 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 12 1 2 0 -1
2016 SS 60 2 11 2 0 0 30 2 37 1 0 0 3
2016 LF 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1
2017 2B 10 1 2 1 0 0 10 1 3 1 1 0 0
2017 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2017 SS 34 2 9 2 0 0 20 1 13 1 1 -1 2
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 2B 0 0 0 -2 0 -2
2016 3B 0 0 0 1 0 1
2016 SS 0 0 0 2 0 2
2016 LF 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 SS 0 0 0 2 0 2

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2017 Stat Review for Charlie Culberson    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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0.50 BB/K
GOOD
13.3% BB Rate
ELITE
26.7% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.498 OPS
TERRIBLE
.267 OBP
TERRIBLE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.154 AVG
TERRIBLE
.222 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.231 SLG
TERRIBLE
.077 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Charlie Culberson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Culberson will draw the start at shortstop for Game 1 of the NLCS against the Cubs, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Culberson had his contract purchased from Triple-A Oklahoma City and is starting at shortstop Monday against the Diamondbacks.

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Culberson (personal) was reassigned to minor-league camp Wednesday, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.

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Culberson will be away from camp for a few days while his wife gives birth, Eric Stephen of SB Nation reports.

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Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi said that Culberson will compete for an infield utility role this spring, MLB.com's Ken Gurnick reports.

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Culberson was outrighted to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Friday, J.P. Hoornstra of the Southern California News Group reports.

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Culberson was recalled from Triple-A Oklahoma City and is in the lineup Tuesday against the Giants, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Culberson was optioned to Triple-A Oklahoma City on Thursday, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2015

Aside from a brief demotion to Triple-A in April, Culberson stuck with the Rockies in a utility role for the entirety of the 2014 season, logging at least 20 games of action at every infield position but first base. He didnít offer anything more than passable defense anywhere and was utterly atrocious at the plate, where he slashed .195/.253/.290 while striking out over five times for every walk he drew in 233 plate appearances. Other than providing a warm body for the Rockies when Troy Tulowitzki and Nolan Arendo missed significant chunks of action with injuries, the 25-year-old did little to make a case for sticking around with the parent club as long as he did. As a result, Culberson could find himself on the outside looking in for a backup infield job in spring training, especially after the late-September hitting surge of Rafael Ynoa, who already owned the better glove of the two players.

2014

Culberson produced strong numbers in a repeat season at the Triple-A level, batting .310 with 14 homers and 13 steals for Colorado Springs before earning a second-half promotion. An infielder by trade, Culberson saw the majority of his time with the Rockies in the outfield. He continued to hit well in the majors while chipping in the occasional homer and stolen base, but his porous walk rate (3.7%) deflated his OBP and has been a consistent problem for him throughout his career. That deficiency in his game may forever confine him to a jack-of-all-trades role at the major league level, but Culberson should offer enough speed and defensive malleability to thrive in that capacity. His ability to play the outfield may give him the upper hand to win an Opening Day roster spot over the team's other utility types.

2013

Culberson was acquired in a midseason trade from the Giants for Marco Scutaro and made a good impression upon arrival at Triple-A Colorado Springs, batting .336 while displaying moderate power and speed. For all his strengths, Culberson boasts a career minor league OBP of .311 and a strikeout rate approaching 20 percent, indications that he is not quite ready for the majors. Furthermore, while Culberson does have experience at three infield positions, he is viewed as below adequate defensively at any position besides second base, which could damage his chances of latching on in a utility role over the sure-handed D.J. LeMahieu.

2011

Culberson hit .292 with 16 homers over 503 at-bats in High-A San Jose last season, and while his 33:99 BB:K ratio wasn't impressive, and the California League is conducive for hitting, it was still a solid line for a 21-year-old. Since he also added 25 stolen bases, he's on the radar in keeper fantasy leagues, but he's still quite a bit away from contributing at the big league level.