Yordan Alvarez Houston Astros

Age: 23 (June 27, 1997) | 6' 5" | 225lbs. | Bats: Left OF-10 LF-10 DH-74
Tm Lg YEAR G AB R H BB SO 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BA OBP SLG BB% SO% BABIP G/L/F % $4x4 $5x5
HOU A 2017 32 111 26 40 23 36 6 0 9 33 2 0 .360 .468 .658 17 26 .449 n/a
HOU A+ 2017 58 224 19 62 19 41 11 3 3 36 6 1 .277 .329 .393 8 16 .316 n/a
HOU AFL 2017 4 16 1 5 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 0 .312 .353 .438 6 35 .500 n/a
HOU AA 2018 43 169 39 55 19 45 13 0 12 46 5 2 .325 .389 .615 10 24 .377 n/a
HOU AAA 2018 45 166 24 43 23 47 8 0 8 28 1 0 .259 .349 .452 12 25 .315 n/a
HOU AAA 2019 56 213 50 73 38 50 16 0 23 71 2 1 .343 .443 .742 15 20 .355 n/a
HOU AL 2019 87 313 58 98 52 94 26 0 27 78 0 0 .313 .412 .655 14 25 .366 38/25/37 21 19
2020 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 0 0 0.00 n/a
Career 1yr 87 313 58 98 52 94 26 0 27 78 0 0 .313 .412 .655 14 25 .366 n/a
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Yordan Alvarez (DH) HOU - Jul. 03

https://www.rotowire.com/baseball/player.php?id=742304

Alvarez (knee) didn't join the Astros for their workouts in Houston on Friday, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

ROTOWIRE RECOMMENDS: Manager Dusty Baker said he couldn't say why Alvarez was unavailable due to "league mandates," so it sounds as though his absence is unrelated to the lingering knee issues that he battled before play was paused in March. It's not clear when he's expected to return. 

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Yordan Alvarez (DH) HOU - Jul. 02

https://www.rotowire.com/baseball/player.php?id=742209

Alvarez (knee) will be the Astros' primary designated hitter in 2020, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

ROTOWIRE RECOMMENDS: Alvarez is listed as an outfielder, but a lingering knee issue and his defensive liabilities make him the likely DH for a majority of Houston's 60-game schedule. Cementing Alvarez at DH would leave roster spots for Myles Straw and Kyle Tucker or perhaps a surprise candidate like Chas McCormick. 

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From the Guide --

PATTON PICK: Fascinating to watch him struggle in the playoffs, and then adjust.

Alex Patton Alex
Apr 9

When someone does something that's off the chart, you regress to something on the chart. What that is is a guess. (That Hard Hit rate ranked fourth last year at 300 PA miniumum, behind Judge, Sano and N Cruz)

Peter Kreutzer Rotoman
Mar 14

How do you regress when there's nothing to regress to?

Check out the Hard%.

Alex Patton Alex
Dec 20 '19
Fangraphs 2019: WAR 3.8 Bat 37 Field -0 Run -2 HR/FB 33% Pull 39% Hard 51% IFFB 1%
Alex Patton Alex
Dec 16 '19