Alec Burleson

Alec Burleson

24-Year-Old OutfielderOF
St. Louis Cardinals
2023 Fantasy Outlook
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RANKSFrom Preseason
$Signed a $700,000 contract with the Cardinals in June of 2020.
Won't make wild-card roster
OFSt. Louis Cardinals
October 6, 2022
Burleson won't be included on the Cardinals' wild-card roster, Katie Woo of The Athletic report.
ANALYSIS
Burleson spent the last month in the majors and hit .188 with a home run, a double, four runs, three RBI and a stolen base over 16 games. However, he'll be left off the roster for the team's first postseason series since Nolan Gorman will rejoin the major-league club due to his power and defensive versatility.
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Batting Order Slot Breakdown
vs Right-Handed Pitchers
vs RHP
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
#7
#8
#9
1
2
3
7
1
vs Left-Handed Pitchers
vs LHP
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
#7
#8
#9
Left/Right Batting Splits
Since 2020
 
 
+27%
OPS vs LHP
2022
 
 
+27%
OPS vs LHP
2021
No Stats
2020
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OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2020vs Left .667 3 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333
Since 2020vs Right .527 50 4 1 3 1 .178 .260 .267
2022vs Left .667 3 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333
2022vs Right .527 50 4 1 3 1 .178 .260 .267
2021vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2021vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Home/Away Batting Splits
Since 2020
 
 
+7%
OPS on Road
2022
 
 
+7%
OPS on Road
2021
No Stats
2020
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OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2020Home .514 27 3 0 2 0 .174 .296 .217
Since 2020Away .551 26 1 1 1 1 .200 .231 .320
2022Home .514 27 3 0 2 0 .174 .296 .217
2022Away .551 26 1 1 1 1 .200 .231 .320
2021Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2021Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2020Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
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Stat Review
How does Alec Burleson 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.

* Exit Velocity and Barrels/PA % are benchmarked against 2019 data (min 400 PA) and Hard Hit Rate is benchmarked against last season's data (min 400 PA). See here for more exit velocity/barrels stats plus an explanation of current limitations with that data set.
  • BB/K
    Walk to strikeout ratio
  • BB Rate
    The percentage of plate appearances resulting in a walk.
  • K Rate
    The percentage of plate appearances resulting in a strikeout.
  • BABIP
    Batting average on balls in play. Measures how many of a batter’s balls in play go for hits.
  • ISO
    Isolated Power. Slugging percentage minus batting average. A computation used to measure a batter's raw power.
  • AVG
    Batting average. Hits divided by at bats.
  • OBP
    On Base Percentage. A measure of how often a batters reaches base. Roughly equal to number of times on base divided by plate appearances.
  • SLG
    Slugging Percentage. A measure of the batting productivity of a hitter. It is calculated as total bases divided by at bats.
  • OPS
    On base plus slugging. THe sum of a batter's on-base percentage and slugging percentage.
  • wOBA
    Weighted on-base average. Measures a player's overall offensive contributions per plate appearance. wOBA combines all the different aspects of hitting into one metric, weighting each of them in proportion to their actual run value.
  • Exit Velocity
    The speed of the baseball as it comes off the bat, immediately after a batter makes contact.
  • Hard Hit Rate
    A measure of contact quality from Sports Info Solutions. This stat explains what percentage of batted balls were hit hard vs. medium or soft.
  • Barrels/PA
    The percentage of plate appearances where a batter had a batted ball classified as a Barrel. A Barrel is a batted ball with similar exit velocity and launch angle to past ones that led to a minimum .500 batting average and 1.500 slugging percentage.
  • Expected BA
    Expected Batting Average.
  • Expected SLG
    Expected Slugging Percentage.
  • Sprint Speed
    The speed of a runner from home to first, in feet per second.
  • Ground Ball %
    The percentage of balls put in play that are on the ground.
  • Line Drive %
    The percentage of balls put in play that are line drives.
  • Fly Ball %
    The percentage of balls put in play that are fly balls.
BB/K
0.56
 
BB Rate
9.4%
 
K Rate
17.0%
 
BABIP
.211
 
ISO
.083
 
AVG
.188
 
OBP
.264
 
SLG
.271
 
OPS
.535
 
wOBA
.246
 
Exit Velocity
91.7 mph
 
Hard Hit Rate
28.2%
 
Barrels/PA
7.5%
 
Expected BA
.248
 
Expected SLG
.415
 
Sprint Speed
22.8 ft/sec
 
Ground Ball %
50.0%
 
Line Drive %
21.1%
 
Fly Ball %
28.9%
 
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Knocks in two runs
OFSt. Louis Cardinals
October 2, 2022
Burleson went 1-for-3 with two RBI and a run scored in Saturday's 13-3 win over Pittsburgh.
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Swipes bag in loss
OFSt. Louis Cardinals
September 29, 2022
Burleson went 1-for-4 with a stolen base in Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Brewers.
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Knocks first career homer
OFSt. Louis Cardinals
September 24, 2022
Burleson hit a solo home run in his only at-bat during Friday's 11-0 win over the Dodgers.
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Getting more work versus righties
OFSt. Louis Cardinals
September 18, 2022
Burleson will start in right field and bat fifth in Sunday's game against the Reds, Bally Sports Midwest reports.
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Gets first MLB call-up
OFSt. Louis Cardinals
September 7, 2022
The Cardinals selected Burleson's contract from Triple-A Memphis on Wednesday.
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