Jorge Polanco roster status changed by Cedar Rapids Kernels. Team Pitching Stats
Many thanks to him. We present them here for purely educational purposes. Here’s Polanco’s rolling 15-game wOBA from last season, courtesy of FanGraphs: Hmm. Without a high pedigree or an above-average glove, it looked like his shot at being a starter was over when he was moved to the bench on July 23. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. While he profiles best at second base or as a utility infielder, he will likely enter the season as the everyday shortstop, given Minnesota's lack of quality options there. Polanco went 2-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 6-4 loss to the Brewers. His -4.3 UZR ranked 34th out of 37 MLB shortstops with 500 or more innings played.Polanco got a trial as Minnesota's shortstop over the final two months of last season and held his own with the bat at age 23, hitting .288 with a .751 OPS over his last 56 games. Polanco played a career-high 153 games last season, hitting .295 with an .841 OPS en route to earning his first All-Star nod. RBI. Polanco could be pushing for a major league role at some point this season.Polanco continued to make his case that he may be the best infield prospect in the Minnesota system by having a promising season at High-A and then holding his own as a younger player at Double-A.
Jorge Polanco 2019 batting splits statistics for Major League, Minor League, and postseason baseball The lack of steals is about the only negative as at age 26 he's in his prime years as Minnesota's starting shortstop. 08/16/2013: Cedar Rapids Kernels placed 2B Jorge Polanco on the 7-day disabled list.
Polanco also was called up to the majors in June when the team had a rash of infield injuries. Pitching: Guts!
April 3, 2012: SS Jorge Polanco assigned to Minnesota Twins. Polanco improved as the season progressed with a .310 average and .821 OPS in September. Polanco then hit .281/.323/.342 in 37 games at Double-A as a 20-year-old.
Polanco, who won't turn 24 until July, hit 13 home runs with nine steals (on 16 attempts) across Triple-A and the majors last year, and while he should end up being a double-digit homer threat in his peak seasons, his fantasy value will be tied to him contributing a little bit of everything, rather than excelling in any one category.Polanco may be the best infield prospect in the Minnesota system after a promising season at Double-A and then holding his own as a younger player at Triple-A. He'll need to display more power to become an impact player in the majors, but a strong season at Double-A could put him in the mix for a starting job in the majors in 2016.Polanco may be Minnesota's top middle-infield prospect after hitting .309/.362/.452 at age 19 at Low-A Beloit.
Minnesota Twins . This section compares his stats with all batting seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 400 plate appearances)*. Jorge Polanco assigned to Elizabethton Twins from GCL Twins. This section compares his stats with all batting seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 400 plate appearances)*. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. Jorge Polanco Complete splits including home/road, lefty/righty, clutch situations, vs. opponent, by month, by role, and many more Career
The lack of steals is about the only negative as at age 26 he's in his prime years as Minnesota's starting shortstop. Splits Leaders Fortunately, it seems that he will be given close to everyday at-bats in 2017 as the new regime collects data on the Twins' talented crop of young players. 2020 Projections. HR. Team Batting Stats as distributed by STATS. It's not clear if he'll stick at shortstop or second base at higher levels.
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