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Willy Taveras
Birthdate: 12/25/1981 (35 y, 9 m, 27 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
2006vs L as L3000000020000000001.000
2006vs R as L4800000003900000000142.000
2006vs L as R5711813330245101469018204312.254
2006vs R as R1284114541179814412824250709273184.285
2006vs L5811813330245101669018204313.254
2006vs R1284114541179814416724250709273326.285
SeasonHome / AwayGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Home652252585244530321116044917490.231
2006Away74304329957814215119180442142249.313
2006Home vs L285160128310645011103200.235
2006Home vs R59174198403622026711033814290.230
2006Away vs L3067731816200102407101113.269
2006Away vs R69237256776212214117140371131236.325
SeasonMonthlyGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Mar/Apr2410111129253101457018003313.287
2006May2811212528234101988022212171.250
2006Jun205257131021085304101041.250
2006Jul20626916132101471011411040.258
2006Aug291251394134601165100152021123.328
2006Sept/Oct18778620172101205018202151.260
20061st Half79289320736010304620180485174135.253
20062nd Half6024026774629213710160406142204.308
SeasonBatted BallsGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Grounders1132262266055410011000000600.265
2006Flies761071092213711111000020000.206
2006Liners577070443383007000000000.629
2006Bunts4638492121000000000011000.553
SeasonLocationGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006as R to Left8313614351401001112000007100.375
2006as R to Center1011731776051630013000022500.347
2006as R to Right93132134363132004000002000.273
2006Pull8313614351401001112000007100.375
2006Center1011731776051630013000022500.347
2006Opposite93132134363132004000002000.273
SeasonLeverageGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Low Leverage117239260675583121814044313194.280
2006Medium Leverage12125128169589203612170386164215.275
2006High Leverage5539461192002610306202130.282
SeasonThrough CountGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Through 3 - 0114111010002701000000.250
2006Through 3 - 143284695400041603200000.321
2006Through 3 - 26164841375100219013100100.203
2006Through 2 - 052577215104100614011010000.263
2006Through 1 - 01132012286450104001619036521000.318
2006Through 2 - 18210012224186000618023310000.240
2006Through 1 - 1120217241645373111216048602100.295
2006Through 0 - 112627730167596111915052405300.242
2006Through 2 - 210014015527205200613040200200.193
2006Through 1 - 21051571693426521159049300300.217
2006Through 0 - 274991051815300024029200200.182
SeasonSituationalGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Bases Empty132354385998510311126062500000.280
2006Men on Base108175202483792002980266211600.274
2006Men In Scoring8610011727233100254016427200.270
SeasonPositionGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006as CF1275165741421181851782834086112116329.275
2006as PH1313135410032002000010.385
2006as PR2000000020000000000.000
SeasonBatting OrderGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2006Batting 1st75324357877212214816210517142275.269
2006Batting 2nd42167189474142026812030316433.281
2006Batting 3rd11211000100001000001.000
2006Batting 4th1110000000000000000.000
2006Batting 6th1000000010000000000.000
2006Batting 8th1441100010001000000.250
2006Batting 9th18323411731066106001031.344

SeasonHandednessBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006vs L as L0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2006vs R as L0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2006vs L as R6.8 %13.5 %0.50.254.318.314.631.059.30012-5.1.28767
2006vs R as R5.5 %15.4 %0.36.285.338.345.683.061.33947-9.6.30780
2006vs L6.8 %13.5 %0.50.254.318.314.631.059.30012-5.1.28767
2006vs R5.5 %15.4 %0.36.285.338.345.683.061.33947-9.6.30780
SeasonHome / AwayBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Home6.2 %17.1 %0.36.231.307.280.587.049.28619-13.4.27158
2006Away5.5 %13.4 %0.41.313.354.382.735.069.36240-1.4.32693
2006Home vs L8.3 %18.3 %0.45.235.316.333.649.098.3006-2.0.29371
2006Home vs R5.6 %16.7 %0.33.230.304.264.568.034.28214-11.3.26553
2006Away vs L5.5 %9.6 %0.57.269.319.299.618.030.3006-3.1.28264
2006Away vs R5.5 %14.5 %0.38.325.364.405.769.080.380341.7.339102
SeasonMonthlyBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Mar/Apr6.3 %16.2 %0.39.287.333.337.670.050.34911-2.9.30177
2006May6.4 %17.6 %0.36.250.309.304.613.054.30810-5.8.27761
2006Jun5.3 %7.0 %0.75.250.304.327.630.077.2715-2.4.28264
2006Jul1.4 %15.9 %0.09.258.309.323.631.065.3086-2.8.28365
2006Aug7.2 %10.8 %0.67.328.387.400.787.072.367202.4.352110
2006Sept/Oct5.8 %20.9 %0.28.260.321.312.633.052.3398-3.2.28868
20061st Half5.6 %15.0 %0.38.253.307.308.615.055.30225-14.7.27861
20062nd Half6.0 %15.0 %0.40.308.365.375.740.067.365330.0.33197
SeasonBatted BallsBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Grounders0.0 %0.0 %0.00.265.265.292.558.027.26512-16.6.24540
2006Flies0.0 %0.0 %0.00.206.202.318.520.112.1943-10.6.21823
2006Liners0.0 %0.0 %0.00.629.629.8291.457.200.6292717.7.628290
2006Bunts0.0 %0.0 %0.00.553.553.5531.105.000.553136.7.492201
SeasonLocationBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006as R to Left0.0 %0.0 %0.00.375.375.471.846.096.370224.4.367120
2006as R to Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.347.343.416.759.069.34322-0.5.32995
2006as R to Right0.0 %0.0 %0.00.273.273.326.598.053.2739-8.1.26150
2006Pull0.0 %0.0 %0.00.375.375.471.846.096.370224.4.367120
2006Center0.0 %0.0 %0.00.347.343.416.759.069.34322-0.5.32995
2006Opposite0.0 %0.0 %0.00.273.273.326.598.053.2739-8.1.26150
SeasonLeverageBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Low Leverage5.4 %16.9 %0.32.280.327.351.678.071.33826-6.5.30277
2006Medium Leverage6.0 %13.5 %0.45.275.335.327.661.052.32228-7.7.29976
2006High Leverage6.5 %13.0 %0.50.282.364.333.697.051.3335-0.4.32089
SeasonThrough CountBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Through 3 - 063.6 %9.1 %7.00.250.727.5001.227.250.33342.2.563248
2006Through 3 - 134.8 %6.5 %5.33.321.587.4641.051.143.360126.0.483196
2006Through 3 - 222.6 %15.5 %1.46.203.393.313.705.109.255110.3.33699
2006Through 2 - 019.4 %15.3 %1.27.263.403.368.771.105.319101.3.352110
2006Through 1 - 08.3 %15.8 %0.53.318.388.408.796.090.383334.3.354111
2006Through 2 - 114.8 %18.9 %0.78.240.369.300.669.060.30814-1.7.31586
2006Through 1 - 16.6 %19.9 %0.33.295.360.369.728.074.37529-0.9.32794
2006Through 0 - 15.0 %17.3 %0.29.242.291.282.572.040.29519-18.3.26050
2006Through 2 - 28.4 %25.8 %0.33.193.271.257.528.064.2708-11.6.24439
2006Through 1 - 25.3 %29.0 %0.18.217.272.293.565.076.30810-11.1.25446
2006Through 0 - 23.8 %27.6 %0.14.182.229.212.441.030.2572-11.5.20413
SeasonSituationalBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Bases Empty6.8 %16.1 %0.42.280.338.333.671.054.33739-9.3.30378
2006Men on Base4.0 %12.9 %0.31.274.325.349.673.074.31820-5.4.30076
2006Men In Scoring3.4 %13.7 %0.25.270.318.320.638.050.31410-4.5.28767
SeasonPositionBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006as CF5.9 %15.0 %0.40.275.332.335.667.060.32757-15.1.30176
2006as PH0.0 %15.4 %0.00.385.385.462.846.077.45520.4.369121
2006as PR0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
SeasonBatting OrderBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2006Batting 1st5.9 %14.3 %0.41.269.326.327.653.059.31534-11.2.29573
2006Batting 2nd6.3 %15.9 %0.40.281.339.329.668.048.34119-4.8.30277
2006Batting 3rd0.0 %0.0 %0.001.0001.0001.0002.000.0001.00010.8.814412
2006Batting 4th0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.0000-0.3.000-100
2006Batting 6th0.0 %0.0 %0.00.000.000.000.000.000.00000.0.000 
2006Batting 8th0.0 %25.0 %0.00.250.250.250.500.000.3330-0.4.22225
2006Batting 9th2.9 %17.6 %0.17.344.364.500.864.156.42351.1.370122

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006vs L as L0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2006vs R as L0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2006vs L as R2.089.4 %61.2 %29.4 %16.0 %0.0 %3.8 %47.4 %33.7 %34.6 %31.7 %15.4 %69.2 %15.4 %514190324
2006vs R as R2.0719.4 %54.4 %26.3 %15.5 %1.2 %9.8 %40.0 %30.9 %40.3 %28.9 %20.9 %65.4 %13.7 %17836341149
2006vs L2.089.4 %61.2 %29.4 %16.0 %0.0 %3.8 %47.4 %33.7 %34.6 %31.7 %15.4 %69.2 %15.4 %514190324
2006vs R2.0719.4 %54.4 %26.3 %15.5 %1.2 %9.8 %40.0 %30.9 %40.3 %28.9 %20.9 %65.4 %13.7 %17836341149
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006Home1.6319.4 %50.0 %30.6 %21.2 %0.0 %10.6 %21.1 %29.6 %38.1 %32.3 %20.1 %68.3 %11.6 %994364630
2006Away2.4715.7 %60.0 %24.3 %10.5 %1.8 %7.1 %56.7 %32.8 %39.6 %27.6 %19.3 %64.9 %15.9 %1303460843
2006Home vs L0.8811.1 %41.7 %47.2 %17.6 %0.0 %0.0 %28.6 %34.9 %32.6 %32.6 %16.3 %69.8 %14.0 %24393150
2006Home vs R2.0021.6 %52.2 %26.1 %22.9 %0.0 %12.9 %16.7 %28.1 %39.7 %32.2 %21.2 %67.8 %11.0 %751271480
2006Away vs L4.638.2 %75.5 %16.3 %12.5 %0.0 %5.4 %58.3 %32.8 %36.1 %31.2 %14.8 %68.9 %16.4 %27197174
2006Away vs R2.1217.7 %55.9 %26.3 %10.2 %2.0 %7.7 %55.6 %32.8 %40.7 %26.5 %20.6 %63.7 %15.7 %1032363669
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006Mar/Apr2.7813.9 %63.3 %22.8 %0.0 %0.0 %14.0 %28.6 %38.4 %34.9 %26.7 %14.0 %74.4 %11.6 %444164280
2006May2.1018.8 %55.0 %26.3 %4.8 %0.0 %4.5 %30.8 %41.9 %29.0 %29.0 %20.4 %66.7 %12.9 %515189326
2006Jun1.3322.2 %44.4 %33.3 %20.0 %0.0 %5.0 %25.0 %22.5 %40.8 %36.7 %26.5 %61.2 %12.2 %22076144
2006Jul2.3115.7 %58.8 %25.5 %46.2 %0.0 %6.7 %0.0 %26.4 %52.8 %20.8 %30.2 %60.4 %9.4 %25389164
2006Aug1.8316.3 %54.1 %29.6 %17.2 %3.4 %9.4 %71.4 %28.6 %44.6 %26.8 %17.9 %67.0 %15.2 %507176331
2006Sept/Oct2.2319.2 %55.8 %25.0 %15.4 %0.0 %6.9 %44.4 %23.0 %36.1 %41.0 %14.8 %62.3 %23.0 %358130228
20061st Half2.0817.4 %55.8 %26.8 %13.3 %0.0 %8.8 %28.0 %37.4 %33.7 %28.9 %19.7 %68.7 %11.7 %1275464811
20062nd Half2.0617.1 %55.8 %27.1 %18.4 %2.0 %7.9 %58.3 %24.4 %45.4 %30.2 %19.5 %63.4 %17.1 %1022360662
SeasonBatted BallsGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006Grounders226.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %8.4 %0.0 %36.7 %42.0 %21.2 %23.5 %66.4 %10.2 %860282578
2006Flies0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %15.6 %0.9 %0.0 %0.0 %19.3 %33.9 %46.8 %13.8 %75.2 %11.0 %422150272
2006Liners0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.0 %40.0 %40.0 %14.3 %52.9 %32.9 %23982157
2006Bunts0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %42.9 %51.0 %34.7 %14.3 %22.5 %65.3 %12.2 %992178
SeasonLocationGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006as R to Left3.9511.9 %70.3 %17.8 %19.0 %4.8 %13.3 %44.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.3 %63.6 %16.1 %495160335
2006as R to Center2.5717.5 %59.4 %23.1 %10.8 %0.0 %5.3 %41.2 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %20.3 %66.1 %13.6 %648227421
2006as R to Right0.9422.0 %37.8 %40.2 %17.6 %0.0 %6.3 %42.9 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %17.9 %69.4 %12.7 %477148329
2006Pull3.9511.9 %70.3 %17.8 %19.0 %4.8 %13.3 %44.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %20.3 %63.6 %16.1 %495160335
2006Center2.5717.5 %59.4 %23.1 %10.8 %0.0 %5.3 %41.2 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %20.3 %66.1 %13.6 %648227421
2006Opposite0.9422.0 %37.8 %40.2 %17.6 %0.0 %6.3 %42.9 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %17.9 %69.4 %12.7 %477148329
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006Low Leverage1.8213.2 %56.0 %30.8 %16.1 %1.8 %6.9 %52.9 %33.7 %36.2 %30.2 %17.6 %66.3 %16.1 %1039388651
2006Medium Leverage2.1722.4 %53.1 %24.5 %17.0 %0.0 %8.8 %42.9 %28.2 %41.8 %30.0 %21.4 %65.0 %13.6 %1078372706
2006High Leverage3.679.7 %71.0 %19.4 %0.0 %0.0 %13.6 %0.0 %40.0 %37.1 %22.9 %20.0 %74.3 %5.7 %18064116
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006Through 3 - 00.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %66.7 %33.3 %564016
2006Through 3 - 10.5824.0 %28.0 %48.0 %16.7 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %20.0 %56.0 %24.0 %12.0 %56.0 %32.0 %259156103
2006Through 3 - 21.6317.6 %51.0 %31.4 %12.5 %0.0 %3.8 %0.0 %35.3 %45.1 %19.6 %7.8 %68.6 %23.5 %584272312
2006Through 2 - 01.5315.6 %51.1 %33.3 %20.0 %0.0 %17.4 %100.0 %34.0 %36.2 %29.8 %4.3 %80.9 %14.9 %365197168
2006Through 1 - 01.6620.9 %49.4 %29.7 %8.5 %0.0 %9.0 %60.0 %27.4 %43.5 %29.2 %16.7 %64.3 %19.1 %973448525
2006Through 2 - 11.9018.7 %53.3 %28.0 %28.6 %0.0 %12.5 %66.7 %34.6 %41.0 %24.4 %9.0 %69.2 %21.8 %669329340
2006Through 1 - 12.3718.5 %57.3 %24.2 %18.4 %2.6 %5.6 %42.9 %28.7 %42.7 %28.7 %19.3 %61.4 %19.3 %1153458695
2006Through 0 - 12.6115.3 %61.2 %23.4 %18.4 %2.0 %8.6 %38.1 %33.0 %38.3 %28.7 %23.0 %66.5 %10.4 %1266374892
2006Through 2 - 22.298.0 %64.0 %28.0 %10.7 %0.0 %7.8 %0.0 %30.0 %39.0 %31.0 %14.0 %72.0 %14.0 %972387585
2006Through 1 - 22.0310.2 %60.2 %29.6 %12.5 %3.1 %9.2 %0.0 %26.9 %40.7 %32.4 %20.4 %65.7 %13.9 %935317618
2006Through 0 - 22.0014.3 %57.1 %28.6 %15.0 %0.0 %15.0 %0.0 %25.7 %40.0 %34.3 %25.7 %67.1 %7.1 %499125374
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006Bases Empty2.0419.4 %54.1 %26.5 %16.9 %1.4 %7.6 %62.5 %32.2 %38.7 %29.1 %19.2 %64.0 %16.8 %1580582998
2006Men on Base2.1313.1 %59.1 %27.7 %13.2 %0.0 %9.9 %24.0 %30.3 %39.5 %30.3 %20.4 %70.4 %9.3 %717242475
2006Men In Scoring2.5510.1 %64.6 %25.3 %20.0 %0.0 %13.7 %28.6 %32.3 %40.9 %26.9 %22.6 %69.9 %7.5 %414149265
SeasonPositionGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2006as CF2.1017.3 %56.1 %26.6 %15.2 %1.0 %8.6 %42.9 %31.8 %38.8 %29.4 %19.4 %66.4 %14.2 %22438081435
2006as PH1.2518.2 %45.5 %36.4 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %18.2 %45.5 %36.4 %27.3 %63.6 %9.1 %541638
2006as 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
2006Batting 1st1.8718.3 %53.3 %28.5 %18.6 %1.4 %6.9 %50.0 %29.5 %41.0 %29.5 %18.7 %65.1 %16.2 %1364484880
2006Batting 2nd2.6015.6 %60.9 %23.4 %6.7 %0.0 %10.3 %31.3 %38.9 %33.3 %27.8 %18.8 %70.8 %10.4 %763277486
2006Batting 3rd0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %633
2006Batting 4th1.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %312
2006Batting 6th0.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      000
2006Batting 8th3.000.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %66.7 %33.3 %0.0 %1578
2006Batting 9th1.4415.4 %50.0 %34.6 %22.2 %0.0 %15.4 %0.0 %14.8 %51.9 %33.3 %25.9 %63.0 %11.1 %1465294