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Bryce Brentz

29-Year-Old Outfielder – New York Mets

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LEAGUE: AAA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 210   DOB: 12/30/1988   Show ContractHide Contract

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Bryce Brentz Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with the Pirates in March of 2018. Waived by the Pirates in March of 2018. Claimed off waivers by the Mets in March of 2018.

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Brentz cleared waivers Wednesday and will be outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas, Matt Ehalt of The Bergen Record reports.

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Bryce Brentz 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
2010 21 A LOW 69 286 262 28 52 23 14 4 5 39 5 4 21 76 0 2 1 .198 .259 .340 .599
2011 22 A GRE 40 186 170 43 61 24 10 3 11 36 2 2 14 35 0 0 2 .359 .414 .647 1.061
2011 22 A SAL 75 321 288 48 79 35 15 1 19 58 1 1 26 80 0 4 3 .274 .336 .531 .867
2012 23 AA POR 122 504 456 62 135 48 30 1 17 76 7 5 40 130 0 4 4 .296 .355 .478 .833
2012 23 AAA PAW 5 18 17 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0 0 0 .118 .167 .118 .285
2013 24 R GUL 6 19 17 3 4 4 2 0 2 8 0 0 1 4 0 0 1 .235 .316 .706 1.022
2013 24 AAA PAW 82 349 326 36 86 34 16 1 17 56 1 0 20 86 0 0 3 .264 .312 .475 .787
2014 25 R GUL 7 21 18 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 0 0 .056 .190 .111 .301
2014 25 A LOW 2 10 8 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 .125 .200 .125 .325
2014 25 AAA PAW 63 267 230 42 56 25 11 2 12 53 0 1 32 58 0 2 3 .243 .341 .465 .806
2014 25 MAJ BOS 9 26 26 5 8 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 .308 .308 .385 .693
2015 26 AAA PAW 59 250 220 28 51 17 9 0 8 26 0 0 24 74 0 4 2 .232 .308 .382 .690
2016 27 AA POR 12 48 40 5 8 3 2 0 1 3 1 0 7 14 0 0 1 .200 .333 .325 .658
2016 27 AAA PAW 54 212 204 16 51 22 17 1 4 21 2 0 8 52 0 0 0 .250 .278 .402 .680
2016 27 MAJ BOS 25 64 61 8 17 4 3 0 1 7 0 0 3 17 0 0 0 .279 .313 .377 .690
2017 28 AAA PAW 120 494 450 75 122 53 21 1 31 85 1 1 42 109 0 1 1 .271 .334 .529 .863
2018 29 AAA LAS 29 119 107 16 29 15 8 0 7 21 1 0 11 39 0 1 0 .271 .336 .542 .878
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3-Year Averages     25 64 61 8 17 4 3 0 1 7 0 0 3 17 0 0 0 .279 .313 .377 .690
Career  (View All)     34 90 87 13 25 6 5 0 1 9 0 0 3 26 0 0 0 .287 .311 .379 .690

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Bryce Brentz 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
Last 7 Games .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Bryce Brentz Minors 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 AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 6 Salt Lake 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
May. 5 Salt Lake 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 4 Salt Lake 5 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600
May. 3 Sacramento 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
May. 2 Sacramento 4 1 3 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 1.750 2.500
May. 1 Sacramento 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Apr. 30 Sacramento 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 1.000 1.400
Apr. 29 Albuquerque 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Apr. 28 Albuquerque 5 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .800 1.200
Apr. 27 Albuquerque 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 1.250 1.850
Apr. 26 Albuquerque 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1.000 1.250
Apr. 25 Albuquerque 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Apr. 23 El Paso 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Apr. 22 El Paso 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .500 .900
Apr. 21 El Paso 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .600 .000 .600
Apr. 20 Fresno 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1.000 1.250
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Last 30 Days 57 12 18 6 0 5 12 8 22 0 0 0 0 .316 .400 .684 1.084

Bryce Brentz: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 22 22 1

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Bryce Brentz: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 98
2018 27

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Bryce Brentz Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016425160.286.405.738

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016193010.263.316.579

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016234040.261.261.522

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016384130.289.447.789
Bryce Brentz vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Bryce Brentz Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 21 A LOW 286 262 7.3% 26.6% 0.28 71% .257 .142
2011 22 A GRE 186 170 7.5% 18.8% 0.40 79% .403 .288
2011 22 A SAL 321 288 8.1% 24.9% 0.33 72% .311 .257
2012 23 AA POR 504 456 7.9% 25.8% 0.31 71% .377 .182
2012 23 AAA PAW 18 17 5.6% 33.3% 0.17 65% .182 .000
2013 24 R GUL 19 17 5.3% 21.1% 0.25 76% .182 .471
2013 24 AAA PAW 349 326 5.7% 24.6% 0.23 74% .309 .211
2014 25 R GUL 21 18 14.3% 23.8% 0.60 72% .077 .055
2014 25 A LOW 10 8 10% 20% 0.50 75% .143 .000
2014 25 AAA PAW 267 230 12% 21.7% 0.55 75% .272 .222
2014 25 MAJ BOS 26 26 0% 34.6% 0.00 65% .471 .077
2015 26 AAA PAW 250 220 9.6% 29.6% 0.32 66% .303 .150
2016 27 AA POR 48 40 14.6% 29.2% 0.50 65% .280 .125
2016 27 AAA PAW 212 204 3.8% 24.5% 0.15 75% .318 .152
2016 27 MAJ BOS 64 61 4.7% 26.6% 0.18 72% .372 .098
2017 28 AAA PAW 494 450 8.5% 22.1% 0.39 76% .293 .258
2018 29 AAA LAS 119 107 9.2% 32.8% 0.28 64% .355 .271
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3-Year Averages     64 61 4.7% 26.6% 0.18 72% .372 .098
Career     90 87 3.3% 28.9% 0.12 70% .400 .092

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Bryce Brentz Defensive Stats

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Pos Year Inn DRS (?) Pos Rank Range & Pos (?) OF Arm (?) GFP/DME (?) GDP (?) Bunts (?) Catcher SB (?) Pitcher SB (?) Adj ERA (?) Strike Zone(?)
LF 2016 143 -2 - -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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Bryce Brentz: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Brentz was claimed off waivers by the Mets on Monday, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports.

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The Pirates placed Brentz on waivers Saturday, DK Pittsburgh Sports reports.

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Brentz is still in the running for an Opening Day bench spot, DK Pittsburgh Sports reports.

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Brentz, who's competing for a backup outfielder spot, is hitless in his first nine Grapefruit League at-bats.

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Brentz was traded to Pittsburgh for cash considerations Tuesday.

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President of Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski said Brentz has the inside track on the Red Sox's fourth outfield spot, Rob Bradford of WEEI.com reports.

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Brentz was placed on the Red Sox's 40-man roster Thursday, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

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Brentz cleared waivers and was sent outright to Triple-A Pawtucket on Friday.

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Brentz is out of options and will have to pass through waivers if Boston wants him to start the year in the minors.

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Brentz was pinch hit for before his first at-bat in the second game of Triple-A Pawtucket's double header Sunday, Kevin Thomas of the Portland Press Herald reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

There was no outlook written for Bryce Brentz.

2017

After making his major league debut with the Red Sox in late June, Brentz underwhelmed while fluctuating between Triple-A and the majors in the second half of 2016. While his .279 batting average was decent, his low walk rate of 4.7 percent brought down his OBP and much of his overall offensive value. In addition to Brentz's uninspiring offensive numbers, he also performed below average defensively. Drafted in the first round by the Red Sox in the 2010 MLB amateur draft, Brentz has remained on Boston's 40-man roster since first being added in 2013, but time may be running out.

2016

Brentz suffered an injury for the third straight year in 2015, with late-June thumb surgery ending his season after 59 games. He hit .232/.308/.382 with eight homers while striking out 74 times in 250 plate appearances (29.6%) for Triple-A Pawtucket. The soon-to-be 27-year-old outfielder is past his prime as a prospect. His power potential and strong outfield arm have some value, but hes never developed a quality approach. Hes overly aggressive on first pitches, swings at breaking balls outside the zone and has poor pitch recognition. Until he improves in those areas, hell be a fringe outfielder whose power potential will be the most attractive thing about his game. Look for him to once again spend the bulk of 2016 at Pawtucket.

2015

For the second year in a row, Brentz suffered an injury that delayed his development and cost him an opportunity for promotion. The Red Sox had one of the major league's worst outfields in 2014 and were desperate for the kind of right-handed power he offers. A hamstring injury in May lingered until early August. At the time of his injury, Brentz was hitting a miserable .163, but had showed improved patience, an area in which the organization was hoping to see development. He made much more consistent contact down the stretch and had some nice moments in a nine-game callup in September. Boston's outfield changed a lot late in the season with acquisitions from outside the organization -- Allen Craig, Yoenis Cespedes and Rusney Castillo -- as well as some in-house position switches for Mookie Betts and Brock Holt. Brentz appears ticketed to open the season at Triple-A Pawtucket for the third straight season. He'll be a depth option for Boston, but is a good candidate to be traded considering the depth already in place at the major league level.

2014

Brentz took a step back in 2013, though his power numbers remained strong, and he still projects as an everyday starter in the majors. He was set to be a part of major league camp last spring but suffered a leg injury (while cleaning a gun) in early February and didn't get rolling until late in spring training. He later suffered a knee injury in July, which ended his season, and rehabbed with the organization's rookie-level club in the Gulf Coast League in October. It's all about power for Brentz, who uses all fields, but he continues to be an aggressive swinger, so we may have to live with high-strikeout and low-walk totals.

2013

Brentz overcame a slow start at Double-A Portland, a new level for him, to hit .296/.355/.478 with 17 homers before a late-season promotion to Triple-A Pawtucket. It took a little more than a month for Brentz, but he eventually adjusted to the advanced off-speed stuff he saw at the higher level, and he remains the organization's top power prospect. The team would like to see him become more selective at the plate and to continue to hone the mechanics of his swing. Defensively, Brentz is still working on his routes to flyballs and instincts. After a productive stint in the Arizona Fall League, Brentz should open the season at Triple-A Pawtucket.

2012

When Brentz first debuted after signing with the Red Sox in 2010, he had to adjust to wearing contacts. That accomplished, his next goal was to start hitting for power in 2011. That goal was achieved - he hit a combined 30 homers between Low-A and High-A last season. Next on the agenda for Brentz is to improve his defense (he committed 17 errors and took numerous bad routes on fly balls) and improve his batting eye - once he got promoted to High-A Salem, his contact rate dropped to 72 percent. All-in-all though it was a successful season for the 2010 first-round supplemental pick. He eventually could be a part of the Red Sox corner outfield picture, perhaps as a September call-up in 2013.

2011

Brentz started slowly at Short-Season Lowell, adjusting to the wooden bat as well as wearing contact lenses for the first time. He finished off the season with a nice August run, which indicated better pitch recognition and a smoothing of the mechanics in his swing. He's expected to open the year at Low-A Greenville, where we'll get to see how last year's late-season improvement translates to the advanced level of pitching he'll see in the Sally League. As he develops a better approach at the plate, we should start to see some of the power that's been predicted.