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Travis Shaw

28-Year-Old Third Baseman – Milwaukee Brewers

2018 Stats

AVG

.242

HR

18

RBI

55

R

45

SB

1

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Red Sox decided Shaw was expendable last offseason with Pablo Sandoval in tow and Rafael Devers on the way, and their decision to part with him via trade gave the Brewers both their everyday third...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 235   DOB: 4/16/1990   BORN: Washington Court House, OH   COLLEGE: Kent State   DRAFTED: 9th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Travis Shaw Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with the Brewers in March of 2018.

July 21, 2018  –  Travis Shaw News

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Travis Shaw 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 21 A GRE 2 10 9 1 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .400 .444 .844
2011 21 A LOW 57 240 202 33 53 21 13 0 8 36 3 0 34 47 0 2 2 .262 .371 .446 .817
2012 22 A SAL 99 423 354 69 108 50 31 3 16 73 11 2 59 81 0 3 7 .305 .411 .545 .956
2012 22 AA POR 31 133 110 13 25 16 13 0 3 12 1 1 21 34 0 1 1 .227 .353 .427 .780
2013 23 AA POR 127 529 444 57 98 41 21 4 16 50 7 3 78 117 0 2 5 .221 .342 .394 .736
2014 24 AA POR 47 208 177 35 54 20 8 1 11 37 5 3 29 23 1 0 1 .305 .406 .548 .954
2014 24 AAA PAW 81 346 313 43 82 32 21 1 10 41 2 0 28 76 0 4 1 .262 .321 .431 .752
2015 25 AAA PAW 77 322 289 29 72 19 12 2 5 30 0 1 26 54 1 2 4 .249 .318 .356 .674
2015 25 MAJ BOS 65 248 226 31 61 23 10 0 13 36 0 1 18 57 0 2 2 .270 .327 .487 .814
2016 26 MAJ BOS 145 530 480 63 116 52 34 2 16 71 5 1 43 133 0 4 3 .242 .306 .421 .727
2017 27 MAJ MIL 144 606 538 84 147 66 34 1 31 101 10 0 60 138 1 3 4 .273 .349 .513 .862
2018 28 MAJ MIL 92 376 322 45 78 37 19 0 18 55 1 2 49 62 1 3 1 .242 .341 .469 .810
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3-Year Averages     118 460 414 59 108 47 26 1 20 69 5 0 40 109 0 3 3 .261 .328 .473 .802
Career  (View All)     446 1,760 1,566 223 402 178 97 3 78 263 16 4 170 390 2 12 10 .257 .331 .472 .803

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Travis Shaw 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
Jul. 20 LAD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .341 .469 .810
Jul. 15 @Pit 4 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .342 .473 .815
Jul. 14 @Pit 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .342 .467 .809
Jul. 14 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .338 .466 .804
Jul. 13 @Pit 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .339 .469 .808
Jul. 12 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .340 .462 .802
Jul. 11 @Mia 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241 .341 .465 .806
Jul. 10 @Mia 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .242 .341 .468 .809
Jul. 9 @Mia 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .339 .459 .798
Jul. 8 Atl 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .241 .338 .462 .800
Jul. 7 Atl 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .337 .463 .800
Jul. 6 Atl 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .338 .466 .804
Jul. 5 Atl Did not play.
Jul. 4 Min 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .343 .473 .816
Jul. 3 Min 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .340 .460 .800
Jul. 2 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .239 .341 .463 .804
Jul. 1 @Cin 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .346 .470 .816
Jun. 30 @Cin 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .344 .470 .814
Jun. 29 @Cin 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .342 .473 .815
Jun. 28 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .334 .473 .807
Jun. 27 KC Did not play.
Jun. 26 KC Did not play.
Jun. 24 StL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .339 .480 .819
Jun. 23 StL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .244 .341 .484 .825
Jun. 22 StL 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .246 .339 .488 .827
Jun. 21 StL 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .344 .496 .840
Jun. 19 @Pit Did not play.
Jun. 18 @Pit Did not play.
Jun. 17 Phi 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .343 .492 .835
Jun. 16 Phi 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .247 .345 .494 .839
Last 7 Games 25 3 6 0 0 2 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 1 .240 .345 .480 .825
Last 14 Games 46 5 12 0 0 4 7 7 4 1 0 0 3 2 .261 .339 .522 .861
Last 30 Games 87 8 20 2 0 4 12 13 16 1 1 1 3 3 .230 .327 .391 .718

Travis Shaw: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 1 91
2017 1 143 1
2016 50 105 1 1 2
2015 55 8 1 1

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Travis Shaw Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018735060.205.247.518
2017140175223.250.464.776
2016107134192.187.364.599

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20182494018501.253.534.895
20173986726797.281.530.892
20163735012523.257.437.762

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018148208300.236.459.804
20172764113485.261.460.790
2016246327364.272.463.796

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20181742510251.247.477.815
20172624318535.286.569.937
2016234319351.209.376.654
Travis Shaw vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Travis Shaw 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 21 A GRE 10 9 10% 0% 0.00 100% .333 .111
2011 21 A LOW 240 202 14.2% 19.6% 0.72 77% .302 .184
2012 22 A SAL 423 354 13.9% 19.1% 0.73 77% .354 .240
2012 22 AA POR 133 110 15.8% 25.6% 0.62 69% .297 .200
2013 23 AA POR 529 444 14.7% 22.1% 0.67 74% .262 .173
2014 24 AA POR 208 177 13.9% 11.1% 1.26 87% .301 .243
2014 24 AAA PAW 346 313 8.1% 22% 0.37 76% .312 .169
2015 25 AAA PAW 322 289 8.1% 16.8% 0.48 81% .289 .107
2015 25 MAJ BOS 248 226 7.3% 23% 0.32 75% .304 .217
2016 26 MAJ BOS 530 480 8.1% 25.1% 0.32 72% .299 .179
2017 27 MAJ MIL 606 538 9.9% 22.8% 0.43 74% .312 .240
2018 28 MAJ MIL 376 322 13% 16.5% 0.79 81% .245 .227
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3-Year Averages     460 414 8.7% 23.7% 0.37 74% .306 .212
Career     1,760 1,566 9.7% 22.2% 0.44 75% .292 .215

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Travis Shaw 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(?)
1B 2017 4.7 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 6 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3B 2017 1221.3 3 12 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 753 7 5 7 0 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Travis Shaw    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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0.79 BB/K
ELITE
13.0% BB Rate
ELITE
16.5% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.810 OPS
GOOD
.341 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.242 AVG
POOR
.245 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.469 SLG
GOOD
.227 ISO
GREAT

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Travis Shaw: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Shaw went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in Friday's loss to Pittsburgh.

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Shaw (ankle) will man third base and bat fifth against the Pirates on Thursday.

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Shaw exited Wednesday's matchup with the Marlins after suffering an ankle injury, Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Shaw is not in Thursday's starting lineup against Atlanta.

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Shaw went 2-for-3 with a solo homer in Wednesday's win against the Twins.

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Shaw (wrist) is starting at third base and batting cleanup Thursday against the Reds.

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Shaw (wrist) will not play Tuesday or Wednesday but hopes to return to action Thursday, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Shaw (wrist) is not in the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Royals.

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Shaw left Sunday's game against the Cardinals after aggravating his right wrist on a swing, Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports. "Obviously a pretty good twinge on that swing," Shaw said. "There's no way I could have kept going."

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Shaw (wrist) is back in the lineup Wednesday against the Pirates.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

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2017

Shaw impressed with his performance at the tail end of the 2015 season, and after he put up a strong showing in spring training, he usurped Pablo Sandoval for the starting job at third base. Shaw rewarded the Boston brass for this decision immediately, as he slashed .302/.362/.527 with seven home runs and 35 runs batted in over the first two months of the season. Things went south quickly from there, as the whiffs continued to pile up and the hits refused to fall, bringing his season batting average down to .242 while hitting just nine more home runs over the rest of the season. The flash of excellence Shaw displayed should warrant some intrigue from fantasy owners on draft day, although the struggles are also hard to ignore, which led the Red Sox to trade him to the Brewers. This change in scenery could bode well for Shaw, though, as he's expected to be a near-everyday third baseman with home games in an extremely hitter-friendly environment.

2016

Shaw made a few trips to Boston from Triple-A Pawtucket, eventually sticking with the team after the Red Sox unloaded Mike Napoli at the trade deadline. With no obvious replacement for Napoli on the major league roster, Shaw got ample playing time during the final two months and thrived. He showed some good pop with a decent .261 career average in the minors, but his production at the major league level was a surprise. It could be a case where a relative unknown – Shaw was a ninth-round pick in 2011 – has initial success before the league figures him out. There’s not a clear path to at-bats, as the first base job isn’t open for Shaw in 2016. Hanley Ramirez will be trained to play there, so Shaw’s versatility (he’s played 1B, 3B and LF) will be his ticket to head north with Boston.

2015

Shaw, a ninth-round pick in 2011, struggled to hit for average during his first tour at Double-A Portland in 2013 (.221), but did manage to slug 16 homers while walking 14.7% of the time. Commitment to his approach paid off, as Shaw exploded for a .305/.406/.548 line and 11 homers in just 47 games with Portland to begin 2014, earning a promotion to Triple-A Pawtucket less than two months into the season. Upon joining Pawtucket, Shaw saw his walk rate dip by more than five percent (from 13.9% to 8.1%) and his ISO fall by more than 70 points (from .243 to .169), but he still finished with 29 doubles, 21 homers and 78 RBI for the season. The Red Sox added Shaw to their 40-man roster in November, which may prove to be precursor to him earning a utility role at some point in 2015, but it remains to be seen if he'll be the successor to Mike Napoli at first base in 2016.

2013

Shaw, a ninth-round draft pick in 2011, showed some good promise in his first full season in the Red Sox organization. He has an advanced approach at the plate and feasted on the lower-lever pitchers in High-A Carolina League, bashing 16 homers and hitting .305 for Salem. That earned him a promotion to Double-A Portland, where the pitchers are better. He was challenged there and will continue to be as he advances through the system. His swing has some holes and will need to improve his contact rate against pitches in all hitting zones. He's not an overly athletic player and grades as average defensively at first base. He's a baseball guy with a good work ethic, meaning Shaw has the drive to maximize his abilities. He'll open the 2013 season at Double-A Portland.