Yadiel Rivera
Yadiel Rivera
26-Year-Old ShortstopSS
Miami Marlins
2019 Fantasy Outlook
There was no outlook written for Yadiel Rivera in 2019. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
$Signed a minor-league contract with the Marlins in November of 2017.
Cast off 40-man roster
SSMiami Marlins  NRI
December 11, 2018
Rivera was outrighted to Triple-A New Orleans on Tuesday, Andre Fernandez of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
The utility man hit just .173/.269/.216 across 111 games (160 plate appearances) with the Marlins in 2018.
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Left/Right Batting Splits
Since 2016
 
 
+33%
OPS vs LHP
2018
 
 
+45%
OPS vs LHP
2017
No Stats
2016
 
 
+18%
OPS vs LHP
OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2016vs Left .578 89 10 0 6 0 .205 .318 .260
Since 2016vs Right .435 144 15 1 6 2 .172 .218 .216
2018vs Left .605 60 3 0 5 0 .213 .350 .255
2018vs Right .416 100 10 1 4 2 .152 .220 .196
2017vs Left .000 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2017vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016vs Left .561 27 7 0 1 0 .208 .269 .292
2016vs Right .476 44 5 0 2 0 .214 .214 .262
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Home/Away Batting Splits
Since 2016
 
 
+4%
OPS on Road
2018
 
 
+18%
OPS on Road
2017
No Stats
2016
 
 
+23%
OPS at Home
OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2016Home .477 98 9 0 6 1 .165 .265 .212
Since 2016Away .496 135 16 1 6 1 .197 .250 .246
2018Home .441 75 5 0 5 1 .143 .267 .175
2018Away .521 85 8 1 4 1 .197 .271 .250
2017Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017Away .000 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2016Home .579 23 4 0 1 0 .227 .261 .318
2016Away .472 48 8 0 2 0 .205 .222 .250
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Stat Review
How does Yadiel Rivera compare to other hitters?
This section compares his stats with all batting seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 400 plate appearances). The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that stat and it would be considered average.
BB/K
0.37
 
BB Rate
11.9%
 
K Rate
31.9%
 
BABIP
.258
 
ISO
.043
 
AVG
.173
 
OBP
.269
 
SLG
.216
 
OPS
.485
 
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Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Yadiel Rivera
The Z Files: Early Player Pool Observations
128 days ago
Todd Zola offers his early thoughts on the shape of the 2019 player pool and suggests that J.T. Realmuto may be the only catcher left worth an early-round investment.
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
July 9, 2017
Jan Levine runs down the possible waiver-wire options for this week, including the return of Kyle Schwarber to the Cubs.
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
July 10, 2016
Jan Levine runs down this week's free-agent options and bids, including the Cardinals Kolten Wong, who could benefit from the injury situation in St. Louis.
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
May 1, 2016
Jeff Erickson looks through the week's best NL waiver options and highlights some top prospects who could soon get the call to the majors, including the Phillies' Nick Williams
Farm Futures: NL Central Top 10s
February 9, 2016
RotoWire's James Anderson dives into the best prospects in the NL Central, including the Brewers' Jorge Lopez, who has a chance to be a solid contributor in the majors this season.
Past Fantasy Outlooks
2017
2016
Rivera broke camp with the big league club in a utility role, but he hit a disappointing .196/.213/.261 over the first month-plus of the season before being sent back down to the minors. The 24-year-old spent the rest of the season bouncing back and forth between the majors and minors, though he posted a sub-.230 average and sub-.600 OPS at both levels. The infielder also struggled with his plate discipline, as he struck out 98 times combined at Triple-A Colorado Springs and the majors compared to just 12 walks. Rivera figures to enter spring training in a similar position this season where he'll fight for a backup infield job, but little in his career thus far suggests he'll be able to emerge as anything more than a reserve player even if he does crack the Opening Day roster.
Rivera bounced around the minors with the Brewers in 2015 but earned a September callup after posting a .720 OPS at Double-A Biloxi. He only mustered one hit in 15 plate appearances with the Brewers, but his promising season in the minors still made the Brewers take notice. He's only 23, and if he can continue to improve his hitting and solid defense all around the infield, he could compete for a bench position in the near future. However, with many other infield options who have more major league experience, as well as the imminent callup of top prospect Orlando Arcia, his ceiling seems limited unless he breaks out during spring training.
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Contributes as pinch hitter in win over Nats
SSMiami Marlins  NRI
July 9, 2018
Rivera entered Sunday's win over the Nats in the seventh inning as a pinch hitter, going 1-for-1 with a run scored and a stolen base.
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Struggles on defense in Sunday's start
SSMiami Marlins  NRI
May 7, 2018
Rivera went 1-for-3 with two walks in Sunday's win over the Reds, but he also committed his first two errors of the season.
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Lands on Opening Day roster
SSMiami Marlins  NRI
March 29, 2018
The Marlins selected Rivera's contract from Triple-A New Orleans on Thursday, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports.
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Agrees to minor-league deal with Miami
SSMiami Marlins  NRI
November 24, 2017
Rivera signed a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training with the Marlins on Friday, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports.
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Outrighted to Triple-A
SSMilwaukee Brewers  NRI
September 21, 2017
Rivera cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Colorado Springs on Thursday, Jim Goulart of Brewerfan.net reports.
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