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Hunter Renfroe

26-Year-Old Outfielder – San Diego Padres

2018 Stats

AVG

.200

HR

2

RBI

8

R

10

SB

0

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

In the era of the three true outcomes, Renfroe is more of an either/or: strikeout or homer. As a 25-year-old rookie, Renfroe walked just 5.6 percent of the time after posting a 3.9 percent walk rate a...

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STATUS:  10-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Elbow     EST. RETURN:  5/28/2018
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 210   DOB: 1/28/1992
DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Hunter Renfroe Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $535,900 contract with the Padres in March of 2017.

May 17, 2018  –  Hunter Renfroe News

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Renfroe (elbow) will begin on a rehab assignment with Triple-A El Paso on Thursday.

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Hunter Renfroe 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 21 A EUG 25 111 104 20 32 13 9 0 4 18 2 0 5 26 0 2 0 .308 .333 .510 .843
2013 21 A FOR 18 72 66 6 14 7 5 0 2 7 0 0 4 23 1 0 1 .212 .268 .379 .647
2014 22 A+ LAK 69 316 278 46 82 40 21 3 16 52 9 3 28 81 0 3 7 .295 .370 .565 .935
2014 22 AA SAN 60 251 224 17 52 17 12 0 5 23 2 1 25 53 0 2 0 .232 .307 .353 .660
2015 23 AA SAN 112 463 421 50 109 39 22 3 14 54 4 1 33 112 0 6 3 .259 .313 .425 .738
2015 23 AAA EL 21 95 90 15 30 13 5 2 6 24 1 0 4 20 0 1 0 .333 .358 .633 .991
2016 24 AAA EL 133 563 533 95 163 69 34 5 30 105 5 2 22 115 0 4 4 .306 .336 .557 .893
2016 24 MAJ SD 11 36 35 8 13 7 3 0 4 14 0 0 1 5 0 0 0 .371 .389 .800 1.189
2017 25 AAA EL 14 61 55 18 28 12 7 1 4 18 1 0 6 7 0 0 0 .509 .557 .891 1.448
2017 25 MAJ SD 122 479 445 51 103 52 25 1 26 58 3 0 27 140 0 1 6 .231 .284 .467 .751
2018 26 AAA EL 8 35 33 6 8 3 1 0 2 4 0 0 2 8 0 0 0 .242 .286 .455 .741
2018 26 MAJ SD 17 57 50 10 10 7 4 1 2 8 0 0 4 16 0 1 2 .200 .281 .440 .721
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3-Year Averages     66 257 240 29 58 29 14 0 15 36 1 0 14 72 0 0 3 .242 .292 .488 .779
Career  (View All)     150 572 530 69 126 66 32 2 32 80 3 0 32 161 0 2 8 .238 .290 .487 .777

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Games By Position

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Hunter Renfroe 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
May. 23 @Was Did not play.
May. 22 @Was Did not play.
May. 21 @Was Did not play.
May. 20 @Pit Did not play.
May. 19 @Pit Did not play.
May. 18 @Pit Did not play.
May. 17 @Pit Did not play.
May. 15 Col Did not play.
May. 14 Col Did not play.
May. 13 StL Did not play.
May. 12 StL Did not play.
May. 11 StL Did not play.
May. 10 StL Did not play.
May. 9 Was Did not play.
May. 8 Was Did not play.
May. 7 Was Did not play.
May. 6 LAD Did not play.
May. 5 LAD Did not play.
May. 4 LAD Did not play.
May. 2 @SF Did not play.
May. 1 @SF Did not play.
Apr. 30 @SF Did not play.
Apr. 29 NYM Did not play.
Apr. 28 NYM Did not play.
Apr. 27 NYM Did not play.
Apr. 25 @Col Did not play.
Apr. 24 @Col Did not play.
Apr. 23 @Col Did not play.
Apr. 22 @Ari Did not play.
Apr. 21 @Ari Did not play.
Last 7 Games 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .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
Hunter Renfroe 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. 24 Tacoma 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 23 Tacoma 4 2 3 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 2.250 3.000
May. 22 Tacoma 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400 .800
May. 21 Tacoma 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
May. 20 Fresno 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 19 Fresno 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 18 Fresno 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
May. 17 Fresno 5 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600
Last 7 Days 28 5 7 0 0 2 3 2 5 0 0 0 0 .250 .300 .464 .764
Last 14 Days 33 6 8 1 0 2 4 2 8 0 0 0 0 .242 .286 .455 .741
Last 30 Days 33 6 8 1 0 2 4 2 8 0 0 0 0 .242 .286 .455 .741

Hunter Renfroe: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 15 15
2017 120 120 1
2016 9 9

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Hunter Renfroe: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 12
2018 6

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Hunter Renfroe Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018225010.273.545.892
20171141611262.316.6841.077
201692110.333.7781.178

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018285270.143.357.583
20173313515321.202.393.636
20162663130.385.8081.192

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018299140.276.586.958
20172122614371.226.491.776
20162674120.346.8461.217

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018211140.095.238.374
20172332512212.236.446.729
201691020.444.6671.111
Hunter Renfroe vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Ross Stripling LA 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000

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Hunter Renfroe 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 21 A EUG 111 104 4.5% 23.4% 0.19 75% .368 .202
2013 21 A FOR 72 66 5.6% 31.9% 0.17 65% .293 .167
2014 22 A+ LAK 316 278 8.9% 25.6% 0.35 71% .359 .270
2014 22 AA SAN 251 224 10% 21.1% 0.47 76% .280 .121
2015 23 AA SAN 463 421 7.1% 24.2% 0.29 73% .316 .166
2015 23 AAA EL 95 90 4.2% 21.1% 0.20 78% .369 .300
2016 24 AAA EL 563 533 3.9% 20.4% 0.19 78% .339 .251
2016 24 MAJ SD 36 35 2.8% 13.9% 0.20 86% .346 .429
2017 25 AAA EL 61 55 9.8% 11.5% 0.86 87% .545 .382
2017 25 MAJ SD 479 445 5.6% 29.2% 0.19 69% .275 .236
2018 26 AAA EL 35 33 5.7% 22.9% 0.25 76% .261 .213
2018 26 MAJ SD 57 50 7% 28.1% 0.25 68% .242 .240
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3-Year Averages     257 240 5.4% 28% 0.19 70% .281 .246
Career     572 530 5.6% 28.1% 0.20 70% .277 .249

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Hunter Renfroe 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(?)
RF 2016 73.7 -1 - -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 1015 1 17 1 -1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 116.7 2 10 3 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Hunter Renfroe    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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0.25 BB/K
POOR
7.0% BB Rate
WEAK
28.1% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.721 OPS
WEAK
.281 OBP
TERRIBLE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.200 AVG
TERRIBLE
.242 BABIP
LOW
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.440 SLG
AVERAGE
.240 ISO
GREAT

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Hunter Renfroe: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Padres manager Andy Green suggested Saturday that Renfroe (elbow) could begin a rehab assignment at some point this week, AJ Cassavell of MLB.com reports.

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Renfroe (elbow) began a stay at the Padres' spring training complex Monday, The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Renfroe was placed on the 10-day disabled list with elbow inflammation Saturday, Kevin Acee of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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Renfroe went 1-for-3 with a home run, three RBI and one run scored Saturday against the Giants.

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Renfroe went 1-for-4 with a three-run home run in San Diego's 5-2 win over Colorado on Tuesday.

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Renfroe is not in the starting lineup Monday against the Rockies, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Renfroe started in right field and went 1-for-3 with a double, walk and two runs in Tuesday's 8-4 win over the Rockies.

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Renfroe would be a logical choice to replace Wil Myers (triceps) until the outfielder returns to the field.

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Renfroe went 2-for-4 with a home run and a pair of RBI in Saturday's spring win over the Athletics.

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Renfroe will have to compete for an everyday role in the corner outfield in spring training after the Padres agreed Saturday with free agent Eric Hosmer on an eight-year contract, Jeff Sanders of The San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

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2017

Renfroe swatted a career-best 34 homers in 2016, with 30 of those long balls coming at Triple-A El Paso before a late-September call to San Diego. Considering the lack of power in the Padres' lineup throughout the season, it's somewhat surprising that he wasn't added to the mix sooner, but a second-half fade in the minors (.734 OPS) after a strong first half (.973) may have been the culprit. In addition to a drop-off in offensive production, Renfroe struck out at a much higher clip in the second half (20.4 strikeout percentage overall), and he failed to walk frequently throughout the season (3.9 walk percentage at Triple-A, 2.8 in 11 games with San Diego), raising questions about his eye and plate coverage. With plus power, Renfroe should have a place in the Padres' outfield to open 2017, but he possesses significant downside in the batting average department despite earning Pacific Coast League MVP honors at El Paso last season. In the late rounds of fantasy drafts, of course, reward outweighs risk when it comes to mashers of this potential caliber.

2016

In two full seasons of professional baseball, Renfroe has two 20-homer seasons. After blasting 14 in the tough Double-A Texas League, Renfroe earned a late-season promotion to Triple-A El Paso, where he hit six home runs and posted a .333/.358/.633 line in 21 games. Renfroe’s raw power is his best tool, and it could get him to the majors early in 2016. The question will be if Renfroe can make enough contact to let his power sing. He has struck out 338 times in 1,421 professional plate appearances, a 23.8 percent strikeout rate. That has kept his minor league batting average down to .270 and will put an even lower ceiling on his major league batting average if he can’t improve. Renfroe hit just .250 in parts of two seasons at Double-A, a sign of the improvement he has to make before becoming a major leaguer.

2015

Renfroe's 2014 campaign was split nearly evenly between High-A Lake Elsinore and Double-A San Antonio, but his numbers post promotion featured a .660 OPS after he punished Cal League pitching at a .935 clip. One particularly encouraging sign is that Renfroe showed improved plate discipline following the promotion, and it may not be long before he's ready to contribute in San Diego. Although he finished the season as RotoWire's 27th ranked prospect, Renfroe seems to get overlooked by some owners due to his future home park in San Diego. As a right-handed bat with pop to all fields, the cavernous nature of Petco Park won't be as damaging to his production as it is for left-handed hitters. Renfroe and Rymer Liriano appear to be the long-term future at the corner-outfield spots for the Padres, but the additions of Matt Kemp and Justin Upton in the offseason have clouded things a bit.

2014

After leading Mississippi State to its first championship round at last year's College World Series, Renfroe immediately reported to short-season Eugene for a productive 25-game stay, before the Padres moved him to Low-A Fort Wayne to conclude the season. His batting line (.212/.268/.379) at the latter location left something to be desired, but in a small sample size, he still put up two home runs, five doubles, seven RBI, and six runs in 66 at-bats. Following spring training, the minor league ride of the 2013 first-round pick will likely start off in Fort Wayne.