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Isiah Kiner-Falefa

23-Year-Old Shortstop – Texas Rangers

2018 Stats

AVG

.251

HR

2

RBI

24

R

33

SB

7

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Injuries have opened the door for Kiner-Falefa, a fourth-round pick out of Mid Pacific Institute High School in 2013. He is expected to play regularly at second base while Rougned Odor is out with a h...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 176   DOB: 3/23/1995   BORN: Honolulu, HI   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 4th Rd   

July 15, 2018  –  Isiah Kiner-Falefa News

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Kiner-Falefa will remain with the Rangers as the backup catcher and utility infielder, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Isiah Kiner-Falefa 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
2013 18 R SUR 41 169 149 36 48 5 5 0 0 11 12 3 15 24 4 0 1 .322 .388 .356 .744
2014 19 R SUR 2 8 8 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
2014 19 A HIC 19 73 62 8 12 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 12 4 0 1 .194 .275 .194 .469
2014 19 A SPO 58 248 223 27 58 10 8 2 0 16 2 4 19 34 2 0 4 .260 .329 .314 .643
2015 20 A HIC 38 147 125 16 34 7 6 1 0 13 7 3 14 22 3 2 3 .272 .354 .336 .690
2015 20 A+ HIG 60 254 233 38 72 7 6 1 0 27 4 3 9 28 2 1 9 .309 .357 .343 .700
2016 21 R SUR 3 11 10 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .100 .182 .100 .282
2016 21 AA FRI 108 457 402 55 103 10 8 2 0 27 6 6 41 51 2 1 11 .256 .341 .286 .627
2017 22 AA FRI 129 569 513 58 148 39 31 3 5 48 17 6 41 72 1 4 10 .288 .350 .390 .740
2018 23 AAA ROU 5 18 15 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 3 0 0 0 .200 .333 .200 .533
2018 23 MAJ TEX 67 262 231 33 58 17 13 2 2 24 7 4 21 44 5 1 4 .251 .323 .351 .674
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Career  (View All)     67 262 231 33 58 17 13 2 2 24 7 4 21 44 5 1 4 .251 .323 .351 .674

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Isiah Kiner-Falefa 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
Jul. 14 @Bal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .323 .351 .674
Jul. 13 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 11 @Bos Did not play.
Jul. 10 @Bos 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .323 .351 .674
Jul. 9 @Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .324 .348 .672
Jul. 8 @Det 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .325 .353 .678
Jul. 7 @Det 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .327 .355 .682
Jul. 6 @Det Did not play.
Jul. 5 @Det 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .255 .327 .355 .682
Jul. 4 Hou Did not play.
Jul. 3 Hou Did not play.
Jul. 1 CWS 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .324 .352 .676
Jun. 30 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 29 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 27 SD 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .326 .355 .681
Jun. 26 SD Did not play.
Jun. 25 SD Did not play.
Jun. 24 @Min 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .328 .357 .685
Jun. 23 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 22 @Min Did not play.
Jun. 20 @KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .332 .363 .695
Jun. 19 @KC 3 1 3 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .255 .333 .365 .698
Jun. 18 @KC Did not play.
Jun. 17 Col 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .244 .321 .345 .666
Jun. 16 Col 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .319 .347 .666
Jun. 15 Col 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .321 .344 .665
Jun. 13 @LAD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .322 .346 .668
Jun. 12 @LAD 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .322 .346 .668
Jun. 10 Hou 5 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .322 .346 .668
Jun. 9 Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 .239 .320 .339 .659
Last 7 Games 11 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .182 .250 .273 .523
Last 14 Games 20 3 5 1 0 0 2 1 4 2 0 0 0 1 .250 .286 .300 .586
Last 30 Games 55 10 15 5 0 0 7 3 15 2 2 1 0 2 .273 .322 .364 .686

Isiah Kiner-Falefa: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 8 20 36 2 1

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Isiah Kiner-Falefa: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 33 37 50 10 1
2018 3 1 1

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Isiah Kiner-Falefa Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20187011090.243.371.717

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018161222157.255.342.654

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018115180186.243.330.651

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201811615261.259.371.696
Isiah Kiner-Falefa vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Isiah Kiner-Falefa Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2013 18 R SUR 169 149 8.9% 14.2% 0.63 84% .384 .034
2014 19 R SUR 8 8 0% 0% 0.00 100% .250 .000
2014 19 A HIC 73 62 8.2% 16.4% 0.50 81% .240 .000
2014 19 A SPO 248 223 7.7% 13.7% 0.56 85% .307 .054
2015 20 A HIC 147 125 9.5% 15% 0.64 82% .324 .064
2015 20 A+ HIG 254 233 3.5% 11% 0.32 88% .350 .034
2016 21 R SUR 11 10 0% 9.1% 0.00 90% .111 .000
2016 21 AA FRI 457 402 9% 11.2% 0.80 87% .293 .030
2017 22 AA FRI 569 513 7.2% 12.7% 0.57 86% .325 .102
2018 23 AAA ROU 18 15 16.7% 16.7% 1.00 80% .250 .000
2018 23 MAJ TEX 262 231 8% 16.8% 0.48 81% .301 .100
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Career     262 231 8% 16.8% 0.48 81% .301 .100

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Isiah Kiner-Falefa 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(?)
C 2018 61 1 - 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 -1
2B 2018 170.3 1 - 2 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0
3B 2018 297.3 7 4 8 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
SS 2018 17 1 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Isiah Kiner-Falefa    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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0.48 BB/K
GOOD
8.0% BB Rate
AVERAGE
16.8% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.674 OPS
TERRIBLE
.323 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.251 AVG
WEAK
.301 BABIP
AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.351 SLG
TERRIBLE
.100 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Isiah Kiner-Falefa: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kiner-Falefa started at third base and went 0-for-3 with a walk in Monday's 5-0 loss to the Red Sox.

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Kiner-Falefa went 2-for-4 with a run scored, an RBI and a stolen base in Thursday's 7-5 win over the Tigers.

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Kiner-Falefa will be the starting catcher for Bartolo Colon in Sunday's matchup against the Twins, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Kiner-Falefa started at catcher and went 1-for-4 in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Royals.

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Kiner-Falefa went 3-for-3 with two doubles and a walk in Tuesday's win over the Royals.

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Kiner-Falefa will start at catcher Wednesday against the Royals, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports.

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Kiner-Falefa has experience in the minor leagues as a catcher and could be used in that role while he's up with the Rangers, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.

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Kiner-Falefa started at second base and went 1-for-4 with an RBI and a run in Friday's 9-5 loss to Colorado.

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Kiner-Falefa started at third base and went 1-for-4 in Thursday's 6-1 loss to Seattle.

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Kiner-Falefa went 1-for-3 with a walk, a double and an RBI in Thursday's 8-2 loss to the Royals.

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