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Willy Taveras
Birthdate: 12/25/1981 (35 y, 8 m, 30 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-0/182     Position: OF
Drafted: 2003 Rule 5 Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 16, Overall: 16, Team: Houston Astros
Contract: Add New Contract
RotoWire News: Taveras was released by the Royals on Thursday, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports. (7/25/2013)



SeasonHandednessGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005vs L as L4000000010000000021.000
2005vs R as L340000000230000000054.000
2005vs L as R6515917137286211668029112111.233
2005vs R as R1324334641351247224223171746353265.312
2005vs L6715917137286211768029112132.233
2005vs R1324334641351247226523171746353319.312
SeasonHome / AwayGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Home7729431997857325114141455333235.330
2005Away7329831675676113115110582141116.252
2005Home vs L3071782116221134509110011.296
2005Home vs R712232417669511381091364233224.341
2005Away vs L3788931612400423020002121.182
2005Away vs R61210223595521127138038212095.281
SeasonMonthlyGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Mar/Apr21758520152211287116111271.267
2005May28105112252130111140201020102.238
2005Jun2310210435312111841012100011.343
2005Jul2711211936324001363016310196.321
2005Aug2711012034330101377020111141.309
2005Sept/Oct24889522202001533019013030.250
20051st Half82324347968010334915141514232227.296
20052nd Half6826828876723103314110523242124.284
SeasonBatted BallsGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Grounders119237237726930007000000400.304
2005Flies8311111512442229000040000.108
2005Liners6382825849621111000000000.707
2005Bunts595865303000001000007000.517
SeasonLocationGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005as R to Left1121821866961503310000013100.379
2005as R to Center1001641686359310014000022200.384
2005as R to Right92142145403253004000012100.282
2005Pull1121821866961503310000013100.379
2005Center1001641686359310014000022200.384
2005Opposite92142145403253004000012100.282
SeasonLeverageGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Low Leverage1322582738071621191010044401093.310
2005Medium Leverage14329931985747224414110512251237.284
2005High Leverage47354377000195418121321.200
SeasonThrough CountGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Through 3 - 0123120000001911000000.000
2005Through 3 - 131183262211161403000000.333
2005Through 3 - 24035461091000111013000000.286
2005Through 2 - 0464056138500051416200000.325
2005Through 1 - 0120206236705882221722130512000.340
2005Through 2 - 166778819143111611022000000.247
2005Through 1 - 112222123567603222109053203000.303
2005Through 0 - 11373033116864301163073203200.224
2005Through 2 - 2851161233231001147041000000.276
2005Through 1 - 21111741804542111155058100000.259
2005Through 0 - 2861251282323000012044100100.184
SeasonSituationalGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Bases Empty1454014211191049333317068300000.297
2005Men on Base12319121453484100268135447400.277
2005Men In Scoring9111012924222000258126443100.218
SeasonPositionGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005as CF1465916341721521343802925110274743311.291
2005as PH1110000000001000000.000
2005as PR3000000020000000010.000
SeasonBatting OrderGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2005Batting 1st118499529145130112266211908653322410.291
2005Batting 2nd828329810041003103030.321
2005Batting 3rd1000000010000000000.000
2005Batting 4th1000000000000000010.000
2005Batting 8th18627118141211076112111261.290
2005Batting 9th4330000010002000000.000

SeasonHandednessBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005vs L as L0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2005vs R as L0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2005vs L as R4.7 %17.0 %0.28.233.272.314.587.082.27711-9.3.26052
2005vs R as R3.7 %15.9 %0.23.312.344.351.695.039.36950-6.1.31085
2005vs L4.7 %17.0 %0.28.233.272.314.587.082.27711-9.3.26052
2005vs R3.7 %15.9 %0.23.312.344.351.695.039.36950-6.1.31085
SeasonHome / AwayBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Home4.4 %14.1 %0.31.330.367.395.762.065.380412.8.336103
2005Away3.5 %18.4 %0.19.252.282.289.571.037.30820-18.2.25650
2005Home vs L6.4 %11.5 %0.56.296.346.423.769.127.323100.6.335102
2005Home vs R3.7 %14.9 %0.25.341.374.386.760.045.399312.2.337103
2005Away vs L3.2 %21.5 %0.15.182.209.227.436.045.2351-10.0.19610
2005Away vs R3.6 %17.0 %0.21.281.312.314.627.033.33718-8.3.28166
SeasonMonthlyBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Mar/Apr8.2 %18.8 %0.44.267.333.387.720.120.3229-0.9.31387
2005May3.6 %17.9 %0.20.238.273.295.568.057.2867-6.6.25549
2005Jun1.0 %11.5 %0.08.343.356.412.768.069.382131.0.338104
2005Jul2.5 %13.4 %0.19.321.353.357.710.036.37113-0.8.31890
2005Aug5.8 %16.7 %0.35.309.353.327.680.018.37413-1.8.30884
2005Sept/Oct3.2 %20.0 %0.16.250.272.273.544.023.3145-6.5.24442
20051st Half4.0 %14.7 %0.27.296.331.373.705.077.34237-4.4.31186
20052nd Half3.8 %18.1 %0.21.284.317.302.619.019.34923-11.1.27965
SeasonBatted BallsBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Grounders0.0 %0.0 %0.00.304.304.316.620.013.30418-10.0.27562
2005Flies0.0 %0.0 %0.00.108.104.234.339.126.088-4-18.0.137-29
2005Liners0.0 %0.0 %0.00.707.707.8661.573.159.7043424.5.687334
2005Bunts0.0 %0.0 %0.00.517.517.5171.034.000.517157.2.460184
SeasonLocationBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005as R to Left0.0 %0.0 %0.00.379.377.456.833.077.367285.9.364121
2005as R to Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.384.380.415.794.030.380233.1.348111
2005as R to Right0.0 %0.0 %0.00.282.280.359.639.077.28011-6.0.27663
2005Pull0.0 %0.0 %0.00.379.377.456.833.077.367285.9.364121
2005Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.384.380.415.794.030.380233.1.348111
2005Opposite0.0 %0.0 %0.00.282.280.359.639.077.28011-6.0.27663
SeasonLeverageBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Low Leverage3.7 %16.1 %0.23.310.346.360.706.050.37130-2.3.31689
2005Medium Leverage3.4 %16.0 %0.22.284.312.341.653.057.33529-9.5.29072
2005High Leverage9.3 %18.6 %0.50.200.286.200.486.000.2411-3.7.22127
SeasonThrough CountBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Through 3 - 075.0 %8.3 %9.00.000.750.000.750.000.00031.8.511218
2005Through 3 - 143.8 %9.4 %4.67.333.625.7221.347.389.357106.0.554246
2005Through 3 - 223.9 %28.3 %0.85.286.457.314.771.029.45571.7.369124
2005Through 2 - 025.0 %10.7 %2.33.325.518.450.968.125.382125.1.436168
2005Through 1 - 09.3 %12.7 %0.73.340.415.427.842.087.389389.5.374128
2005Through 2 - 112.5 %25.0 %0.50.247.341.351.692.104.33310-0.9.31387
2005Through 1 - 13.8 %22.6 %0.17.303.336.362.698.059.39225-2.9.31186
2005Through 0 - 11.0 %23.5 %0.04.224.237.244.481.020.2939-28.5.21523
2005Through 2 - 25.7 %33.3 %0.17.276.317.302.619.026.41910-4.6.28166
2005Through 1 - 22.8 %32.2 %0.09.259.283.293.576.034.38311-10.1.25851
2005Through 0 - 21.6 %34.4 %0.05.184.203.184.387.000.2840-15.8.177-3
SeasonSituationalBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Bases Empty4.0 %16.2 %0.25.297.330.357.687.060.35243-7.0.30683
2005Men on Base3.7 %16.4 %0.23.277.314.309.623.031.33117-8.6.27764
2005Men In Scoring6.2 %20.2 %0.31.218.286.236.522.018.2736-9.2.24039
SeasonPositionBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005as CF3.9 %16.1 %0.25.291.325.342.667.051.34561-15.2.29777
2005as PH0.0 %100.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000-0.3.000-100
2005as PR0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
SeasonBatting OrderBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2005Batting 1st3.6 %16.3 %0.22.291.321.333.654.042.34549-14.8.29274
2005Batting 2nd0.0 %9.4 %0.00.321.345.357.702.036.3604-0.3.31488
2005Batting 3rd0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2005Batting 4th0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2005Batting 8th8.5 %16.9 %0.50.290.357.419.776.129.34090.6.335102
2005Batting 9th0.0 %66.7 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000-0.8.000-100

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005vs L as L0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2005vs R as L0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2005vs L as R1.3916.2 %48.7 %35.0 %9.8 %2.4 %17.5 %26.7 %36.4 %30.3 %33.3 %22.0 %62.1 %15.9 %634207427
2005vs R as R2.4319.9 %56.8 %23.3 %8.1 %2.7 %15.0 %54.0 %37.6 %34.9 %27.5 %30.0 %56.1 %13.9 %16045191085
2005vs L1.3916.2 %48.7 %35.0 %9.8 %2.4 %17.5 %26.7 %36.4 %30.3 %33.3 %22.0 %62.1 %15.9 %634207427
2005vs R2.4319.9 %56.8 %23.3 %8.1 %2.7 %15.0 %54.0 %37.6 %34.9 %27.5 %30.0 %56.1 %13.9 %16045191085
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Home2.5918.7 %58.7 %22.7 %3.9 %3.9 %12.1 %56.7 %40.0 %33.3 %26.7 %24.7 %58.8 %16.5 %1085357728
2005Away1.6419.1 %50.2 %30.6 %12.5 %1.6 %20.0 %40.0 %34.4 %34.0 %31.6 %31.2 %56.6 %12.3 %1153369784
2005Home vs L2.0015.8 %56.1 %28.1 %0.0 %6.3 %12.5 %50.0 %38.1 %33.3 %28.6 %19.1 %61.9 %19.1 %27895183
2005Home vs R2.8619.6 %59.5 %20.8 %5.7 %2.9 %12.0 %58.3 %40.6 %33.3 %26.0 %26.6 %57.8 %15.6 %807262545
2005Away vs L1.0016.7 %41.7 %41.7 %16.0 %0.0 %24.0 %11.1 %34.8 %27.5 %37.7 %24.6 %62.3 %13.0 %356112244
2005Away vs R2.0520.1 %53.7 %26.2 %10.3 %2.6 %18.8 %50.0 %34.3 %36.6 %29.1 %33.7 %54.3 %12.0 %797257540
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Mar/Apr1.7613.0 %55.6 %31.5 %5.9 %5.9 %6.7 %42.9 %45.9 %29.5 %24.6 %21.3 %67.2 %11.5 %298109189
2005May1.2414.5 %47.4 %38.2 %3.4 %3.4 %11.1 %45.5 %35.6 %33.3 %31.0 %28.7 %49.4 %21.8 %422148274
2005Jun2.1122.4 %52.6 %25.0 %10.5 %5.3 %15.0 %57.1 %46.7 %27.8 %25.6 %24.4 %57.8 %17.8 %31197214
2005Jul2.6817.6 %60.0 %22.4 %15.8 %0.0 %21.6 %58.3 %39.2 %34.0 %26.8 %37.1 %54.6 %8.3 %439137302
2005Aug3.1426.6 %55.7 %17.7 %7.1 %0.0 %15.9 %50.0 %31.9 %34.1 %34.1 %25.3 %63.7 %11.0 %434142292
2005Sept/Oct2.1217.2 %56.3 %26.6 %11.8 %0.0 %19.4 %22.2 %24.7 %43.8 %31.5 %27.4 %56.2 %16.4 %33493241
20051st Half1.8317.5 %53.3 %29.2 %7.1 %4.3 %13.3 %47.4 %41.7 %32.0 %26.3 %26.6 %56.5 %16.9 %1218417801
20052nd Half2.4220.6 %56.2 %23.2 %11.1 %0.0 %18.3 %48.1 %31.7 %35.8 %32.6 %29.4 %59.3 %11.3 %1020309711
SeasonBatted BallsGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Grounders237.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %15.6 %0.0 %45.6 %30.0 %24.5 %27.9 %61.2 %11.0 %775224551
2005Flies0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %8.7 %1.7 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %32.2 %47.8 %15.7 %73.0 %11.3 %387122265
2005Liners0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %24.4 %40.2 %35.4 %34.2 %30.5 %35.4 %27593182
2005Bunts0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %47.7 %53.9 %41.5 %4.6 %41.5 %52.3 %6.2 %13933106
SeasonLocationGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005as R to Left4.7013.2 %71.5 %15.2 %8.7 %13.0 %16.7 %62.9 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %26.3 %57.0 %16.7 %586171415
2005as R to Center1.9223.4 %50.4 %26.2 %5.4 %0.0 %16.9 %33.3 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %29.2 %58.9 %11.9 %511152359
2005as R to Right1.0520.4 %40.8 %38.7 %10.9 %0.0 %12.1 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %28.3 %57.2 %14.5 %479149330
2005Pull4.7013.2 %71.5 %15.2 %8.7 %13.0 %16.7 %62.9 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %26.3 %57.0 %16.7 %586171415
2005Center1.9223.4 %50.4 %26.2 %5.4 %0.0 %16.9 %33.3 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %29.2 %58.9 %11.9 %511152359
2005Opposite1.0520.4 %40.8 %38.7 %10.9 %0.0 %12.1 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %28.3 %57.2 %14.5 %479149330
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Low Leverage2.4020.3 %56.3 %23.4 %6.7 %2.2 %17.6 %68.2 %37.4 %30.4 %32.2 %26.6 %59.4 %14.0 %980326654
2005Medium Leverage1.5918.9 %49.8 %31.3 %10.3 %2.9 %13.0 %39.5 %36.5 %36.5 %27.1 %28.2 %55.7 %16.1 %1105353752
2005High Leverage10.508.0 %84.0 %8.0 %0.0 %0.0 %19.0 %20.0 %43.3 %33.3 %23.3 %33.3 %63.3 %3.3 %15347106
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Through 3 - 02.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %604515
2005Through 3 - 12.3333.3 %46.7 %20.0 %33.3 %33.3 %0.0 %0.0 %46.7 %33.3 %20.0 %6.7 %46.7 %46.7 %17611066
2005Through 3 - 22.0018.2 %54.5 %27.3 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %27.3 %31.8 %40.9 %18.2 %63.6 %18.2 %322149173
2005Through 2 - 01.4029.4 %41.2 %29.4 %30.0 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %47.1 %23.5 %29.4 %17.7 %44.1 %38.2 %260153107
2005Through 1 - 01.8423.3 %49.7 %27.0 %9.3 %4.7 %16.5 %42.1 %42.1 %30.3 %27.5 %26.4 %55.1 %18.5 %929423506
2005Through 2 - 11.5321.8 %47.3 %30.9 %11.8 %5.9 %19.2 %0.0 %32.7 %34.6 %32.7 %18.2 %58.2 %23.6 %462224238
2005Through 1 - 12.3118.9 %56.6 %24.5 %11.4 %5.7 %18.5 %51.9 %34.7 %40.0 %25.3 %30.6 %57.7 %11.8 %1068395673
2005Through 0 - 12.2916.6 %58.0 %25.4 %9.6 %1.9 %17.6 %42.9 %34.8 %34.8 %30.5 %30.0 %60.5 %9.4 %1219302917
2005Through 2 - 21.4418.7 %48.0 %33.3 %4.0 %4.0 %33.3 %0.0 %28.0 %32.0 %40.0 %25.3 %62.7 %12.0 %745288457
2005Through 1 - 22.0017.2 %55.2 %27.6 %6.3 %3.1 %25.0 %0.0 %31.9 %33.6 %34.5 %29.3 %62.9 %7.8 %934289645
2005Through 0 - 22.8913.6 %64.2 %22.2 %5.6 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %42.0 %27.2 %30.9 %28.4 %65.4 %6.2 %564113451
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Bases Empty2.0119.8 %53.6 %26.6 %7.7 %3.8 %14.0 %48.7 %35.5 %34.0 %30.4 %27.7 %57.5 %14.8 %15144941020
2005Men on Base2.1617.0 %56.7 %26.2 %10.8 %0.0 %18.8 %46.2 %40.7 %32.9 %26.4 %28.1 %58.1 %13.8 %722231491
2005Men In Scoring2.1521.3 %53.8 %25.0 %5.0 %0.0 %23.3 %27.3 %35.2 %42.9 %22.0 %28.6 %57.1 %14.3 %453161292
SeasonPositionGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005as CF2.0618.9 %54.6 %26.5 %8.7 %2.6 %15.6 %47.7 %37.3 %33.7 %29.1 %27.9 %57.7 %14.4 %22327241508
2005as PH0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      624
2005as PR0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
SeasonBatting OrderGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2005Batting 1st2.0420.0 %53.7 %26.3 %10.4 %2.1 %16.8 %47.2 %36.6 %33.7 %29.7 %28.7 %57.2 %14.1 %18655961269
2005Batting 2nd2.8013.6 %63.6 %22.7 %0.0 %0.0 %14.3 %50.0 %32.1 %39.3 %28.6 %25.0 %50.0 %25.0 %1053372
2005Batting 3rd0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2005Batting 4th0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2005Batting 8th2.0813.0 %58.7 %28.3 %0.0 %7.7 %7.4 %50.0 %46.2 %30.8 %23.1 %23.1 %65.4 %11.5 %24690156
2005Batting 9th0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %22715