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Jose Ramirez

25-Year-Old Third Baseman – Cleveland Indians

2018 Stats

AVG

.297

HR

14

RBI

34

R

31

SB

7

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Following his breakout 2016 campaign, Ramirez arguably was the top player for a 102-win Indians squad last season, raising his production in every meaningful fantasy category except steals. Even so, R...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 190   DOB: 9/17/1992   BORN: Bani, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By CLE In 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Jose Ramirez Contract Information:

March 2017: Signed a five-year, $26 million contract extension with team options for 2022 and '23. The deal has a maximum value of $50 million.

May 22, 2018  –  Jose Ramirez News

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Ramirez went 1-for-2 with three walks, a home run, three RBI and two runs scored Tuesday against the Cubs.

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Jose Ramirez 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
2011 18 R GOO 48 208 194 30 63 18 13 4 1 20 12 6 7 17 3 2 2 .325 .351 .448 .799
2012 19 A MAH 3 13 11 2 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .364 .417 .545 .962
2012 19 A LAK 67 313 277 54 98 20 13 4 3 27 15 6 24 26 8 3 1 .354 .403 .462 .865
2013 20 AA AKR 113 533 482 78 131 25 16 6 3 38 38 16 39 41 7 4 1 .272 .325 .349 .674
2013 20 MAJ CLE 15 14 12 5 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 .333 .429 .500 .929
2014 21 AAA COL 60 277 245 37 74 22 15 2 5 29 19 11 25 30 2 5 0 .302 .360 .441 .801
2014 21 MAJ CLE 68 266 237 27 62 14 10 2 2 17 10 1 13 35 13 2 1 .262 .300 .346 .646
2015 22 AAA COL 44 195 174 29 51 16 13 2 1 12 15 4 17 9 3 1 0 .293 .354 .408 .762
2015 22 MAJ CLE 97 355 315 50 69 23 14 3 6 27 10 4 32 39 5 2 1 .219 .291 .340 .631
2016 23 MAJ CLE 152 618 565 84 176 60 46 3 11 76 22 7 44 62 1 4 4 .312 .363 .462 .825
2017 24 MAJ CLE 152 645 585 107 186 91 56 6 29 83 17 5 52 69 0 5 3 .318 .374 .583 .957
2018 25 MAJ CLE 47 211 182 31 54 28 14 0 14 34 7 2 28 19 0 0 1 .297 .393 .604 .997
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3-Year Averages     133 537 488 80 143 57 38 4 15 62 16 5 42 56 2 3 2 .293 .350 .480 .829
Career  (View All)     531 2,109 1,896 304 551 217 140 15 62 237 66 20 171 226 19 13 10 .291 .350 .478 .829

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Jose Ramirez 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. 24 Hou 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .393 .604 .997
May. 23 @ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .296 .391 .609 1.000
May. 22 @ChC 2 2 1 0 0 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .394 .617 1.011
May. 20 @Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .384 .601 .985
May. 19 @Hou 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .302 .392 .615 1.007
May. 18 @Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .384 .608 .992
May. 16 @Det 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .387 .617 1.004
May. 15 @Det 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .387 .627 1.014
May. 14 @Det 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .381 .614 .995
May. 13 KC 3 2 2 1 0 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .287 .378 .600 .978
May. 12 KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279 .365 .571 .936
May. 11 KC 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .287 .374 .587 .961
May. 9 @Mil 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .283 .373 .572 .945
May. 8 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .373 .575 .948
May. 6 @NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .376 .562 .938
May. 5 @NYY 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .291 .379 .575 .954
May. 4 @NYY 4 1 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .293 .383 .577 .960
May. 3 Tor 5 2 3 1 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .372 .538 .910
May. 3 Tor 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .263 .359 .500 .859
May. 2 Tex Did not play.
May. 1 Tex 6 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .352 .514 .866
Apr. 30 Tex 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .353 .514 .867
Apr. 29 Sea 4 0 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .351 .510 .861
Apr. 28 Sea 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .336 .479 .815
Apr. 27 Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .340 .489 .829
Apr. 26 Sea 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .353 .511 .864
Apr. 25 ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .371 .542 .913
Apr. 24 ChC 3 1 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .376 .557 .933
Apr. 23 @Bal 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .348 .526 .874
Apr. 22 @Bal 4 2 2 0 0 2 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .353 .528 .881
Last 7 Games 24 3 7 1 0 1 5 6 3 1 1 0 0 0 .292 .433 .458 .891
Last 14 Games 52 10 17 5 0 5 13 10 5 4 1 0 0 1 .327 .435 .712 1.147
Last 30 Games 114 23 39 14 0 9 25 16 15 5 2 1 0 1 .342 .427 .702 1.129

Jose Ramirez: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 45 2
2017 71 88
2016 9 117 5 48 48
2015 33 13 46 2 2 1
2014 11 56
2013 5 2 2 2

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Jose Ramirez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201865103112.308.569.926
20172133410314.329.582.953
2016167234227.311.473.841

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20181172111235.291.6241.035
201737273195213.312.583.958
20163986175415.312.457.818

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201885175174.318.576.991
20172875010378.314.526.899
20162855284913.347.544.952

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201897149173.278.6291.004
20172985719469.322.6381.012
2016280323279.275.379.694
Jose Ramirez vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Dallas Keuchel HOU 9 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .444 .444 .667 1.111

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Jose Ramirez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 18 R GOO 208 194 3.4% 8.2% 0.41 91% .348 .123
2012 19 A MAH 13 11 7.7% 0% 0.00 100% .364 .181
2012 19 A LAK 313 277 7.7% 8.3% 0.92 91% .378 .108
2013 20 AA AKR 533 482 7.3% 7.7% 0.95 91% .290 .077
2013 20 MAJ CLE 14 12 14.3% 14.3% 1.00 83% .400 .167
2014 21 AAA COL 277 245 9% 10.8% 0.83 88% .321 .139
2014 21 MAJ CLE 266 237 4.9% 13.2% 0.37 85% .297 .084
2015 22 AAA COL 195 174 8.7% 4.6% 1.89 95% .303 .115
2015 22 MAJ CLE 355 315 9% 11% 0.82 88% .232 .121
2016 23 MAJ CLE 618 565 7.1% 10% 0.71 89% .333 .150
2017 24 MAJ CLE 645 585 8.1% 10.7% 0.75 88% .319 .265
2018 25 MAJ CLE 211 182 13.3% 9% 1.47 90% .268 .307
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3-Year Averages     537 488 7.8% 10.4% 0.75 89% .305 .187
Career     2,109 1,896 8.1% 10.7% 0.76 88% .302 .187

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Jose Ramirez 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 2015 260 1 - 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
2016 37.7 2 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 577.3 5 9 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
3B 2015 104 5 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 865.7 -1 20 -3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2017 736.7 0 16 1 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0
2018 259.3 6 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SS 2015 384.3 -2 - -2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 28 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
LF 2015 14 1 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 375.3 -2 - -1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Jose Ramirez    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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1.47 BB/K
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13.3% BB Rate
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9.0% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.997 OPS
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.393 OBP
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Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.297 AVG
GREAT
.268 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.604 SLG
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.307 ISO
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Jose Ramirez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ramirez went 2-for-3 with two walks, a home run, a stolen base, three RBI and two runs scored Sunday against the Royals.

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Ramirez was 2-for-5 with a two-run home run and two runs scored in Friday's loss to the Royals.

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Ramirez went 3-for-4 with a double and a two-run home run in Friday's 7-6 loss to the Yankees.

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Ramirez went 3-for-5 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored Thursday against the Blue Jays.

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Ramirez (groin) will play third base and bat third in the order against Toronto in Game 1 of Thursday's doubleheader, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Ramirez is stationed on the bench for Wednesday's game due to mild right groin/hip soreness, but he should be ready to go for Thursday's doubleheader against the Blue Jays, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Ramirez is not in the lineup against Texas on Wednesday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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Ramirez went 2-for-5 with a double, two runs and two RBI to help the Indians to a 7-5 win over the Rangers on Monday.

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Ramirez went 2-for-4 with a walk and two home runs in Sunday's 7-3 victory over the Orioles.

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Ramirez went 3-for-4 with a solo homer in Saturday's win against the Orioles.

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Ramirez went 3-for-5 in Tuesday's win over the Twins, hitting his fourth home run of the season.

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Ramirez went 0-for-3 on Sunday but had a walk and a RBI in Cleveland's 3-1 win over the Royals.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

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2017

If we simply combined Ramirez's 2014 and 2015 production, we all would have seen 2016 coming, right? Well, except his batting average would have been around .240 instead of the .312 he hit last season. Ramirez went from an afterthought on draft day to a serviceable fantasy asset in 2016 in many ways. The power department is a bit light, but he should score runs, drive some in, steal bases and hit for average while qualifying at both third base and the outfield in 2017. He is an extreme contact hitter who sprays the ball around the yard. There could be some more thump on the way if his positive GB/FB trend continues and he gets some HR/FB fluctuation. He is just 24 but already has over 1,250 plate appearances in the big leagues. Ramirez looks like a bat-first player instead of the glove-first prospect profile that got him to the majors at 21. Don't bank on growth, but even his new foundation will help as a fantasy depth piece.

2016

Ramirez opened the season as the Tribe's starting shortstop but struggles at both the plate and in the field got him shipped out to Triple-A Columbus two months into the season. He was hitting .176/.243/.235 at the time of his demotion despite a respectable strikeout (13.8%) and walk (7.5%) rate that was undermined by a .200 BABIP mark. A .293/.354/.408 mark in 44 games earned him a promotion back to Cleveland when Jason Kipnis landed on the DL in August and he saw time at second base, third base and left field upon his return. He rewarded the Indians with a .259/.337/.438 line over his last 40 games, dropping his strikeout rate (8.2%) and bumping up his walk rate (10.4%) along the way. Barring a trade, Ramirez is positioned to serve as a backup infielder in Cleveland for 2016.

2015

When Asdrubal Cabrera was traded away, many were surprised that Cleveland did not call up uber-prospect Francisco Lindor to see what he could do at the big league level. Ramirez quickly showed why that was not necessary. At the plate, he held his own despite his youth and swiped 10 bases in 11 tries, but Ramirez really shined in the field. Slash and dash is the name of the game for Ramirez while he looks over his shoulder to see what Lindor is up to on the farm. He's a nice late-round speed source for AL-only players, while mixed leaguers can pick him up in the reserves.

2014

The Indians have a plethora of middle-infield prospects and it's easy to overlook a guy like Ramirez as a result. He received a short look with the Indians in September to give the team some speed off the bench, but he spent the rest of the season at Double-A Akron as a 20-year-old, hitting .272/.325/.349 with 38 steals. It certainly wasn't as impressive as his 2012 season (.354/.404/.465), but keep in mind that he skipped High-A entirely. He doesn't strike out much and has a decent enough eye at the plate to take full advantage of his speed. Ramirez won't hit for power, but his speed makes him an intriguing fantasy prospect at the keystone should he find his way into a situation where he's no longer blocked by Jason Kipnis.