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Josh Reddick
Birthdate: 2/19/1987 (30 y, 1 m, 6 d)     Bats/Throws: L/R     Height/Weight: 6-2/195     Position: OF
Drafted: 2006 June Amateur Draft - Round: 17, Pick: 27, Overall: 523, Team: Boston Red Sox
Contract: $52M / 4 Years (2017 - 2020)
RotoWire News: Reddick, who will be Houston's primary starter in right field this season, will play in left field for between five and 10 games over the rest of spring training, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports. He started in left field and played seven innings in Saturday's game against the Mets. (3/5/2017)
Profiles:  2012  2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)
Profile: Last year was somewhat of a microcosm if Josh Reddick's entire career. From a per plate appearance standpoint, Reddick was able to help in a number of areas including power, average, and speed, but his health was an issue. Reddick has only amassed 500+ plate appearances twice in his career, which obviously limits his ability to help a team win a fantasy title. On top of his injury history, he was basically useless against left-handed pitching with a line of .155/.215/.155. He has fared better than that against lefties for his career, but still holds just a 78 wRC+ against southpaws. Now in Houston, Reddick will be back in a platoon role and will be difficult to trust in standard formats. He will have more usefulness in leagues that offer daily lineup changes than weekly, and ones with deeper benches that can allow for platoon bats to be stashed. The Astro lineup will likely be very good and I envision Reddick bouncing between being owned and on waivers in most standard formats throughout the year. Look to add him in deeper leagues or ones with lineup flexibility, and only do so if he will not cost you much. A good thing about owning types like Reddick is that they are usually cheap and provide good value if utilized properly. 

The Quick Opinion: Reddick has moved to a great lineup in Houston but has health risks and will be in a platoon. This limits his standard league appeal, but he should be a target in deeper leagues or in leagues that have deep benches to best utilize platoon players. 

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SeasonBases EmptyGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2009Bases Empty20363783401110013100000.222
2010Bases Empty1729297411111006000000.241
2011Bases Empty76152163452711255510029100000.296
2012Bases Empty148339364965320221212123074200000.283
2013Bases Empty10321023844317155526043200000.210
2014Bases Empty9919821949358155520043000000.247
2015Bases Empty139295322805217110101025041000000.271
2016Bases Empty110246265735412166619032000000.297
TotalBases Empty712150516374022598095454541230281600000.267

SeasonBases EmptyBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2009Bases Empty0.0 %35.1 %0.00.222.243.417.660.194.3183-1.4.28361
2010Bases Empty0.0 %20.7 %0.00.241.241.448.690.207.2733-0.6.29475
2011Bases Empty6.1 %17.8 %0.34.296.344.493.837.197.339246.2.364125
2012Bases Empty6.3 %20.3 %0.31.283.332.540.872.257.3075816.9.373140
2013Bases Empty10.9 %18.1 %0.60.210.303.324.626.114.24121-5.3.28579
2014Bases Empty9.1 %19.6 %0.47.247.317.374.690.126.293240.0.310101
2015Bases Empty7.8 %12.7 %0.61.271.328.437.765.166.287415.1.333115
2016Bases Empty7.2 %12.1 %0.59.297.347.427.774.130.322354.0.336114
TotalBases Empty7.5 %17.2 %0.44.267.325.440.765.173.29721024.9.334112

SeasonBases EmptyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Bases Empty0.7317.4 %34.8 %47.8 %0.0 %9.1 %12.5 %0.0 %47.8 %30.4 %21.7 %8.7 %39.1 %52.2 %16250112
2010Bases Empty1.108.7 %47.8 %43.5 %0.0 %10.0 %9.1 %0.0 %43.5 %39.1 %17.4 %8.7 %56.5 %34.8 %1013269
2011Bases Empty0.8123.0 %34.4 %42.6 %5.8 %9.6 %7.1 %0.0 %45.5 %33.3 %21.1 %21.1 %46.3 %32.5 %654220434
2012Bases Empty0.6322.1 %30.0 %47.9 %15.9 %16.7 %6.3 %100.0 %38.1 %36.2 %25.7 %17.0 %52.1 %30.9 %1469506963
2013Bases Empty0.9718.1 %40.4 %41.6 %10.1 %7.2 %3.0 %0.0 %40.7 %33.5 %25.8 %18.6 %58.7 %22.8 %1017397620
2014Bases Empty0.7217.0 %34.6 %48.4 %12.2 %6.8 %1.9 %100.0 %39.4 %28.4 %32.3 %19.4 %52.3 %28.4 %821315506
2015Bases Empty0.8923.2 %36.2 %40.6 %5.8 %9.7 %6.5 %0.0 %32.3 %35.4 %32.3 %16.1 %56.3 %27.6 %1315490825
2016Bases Empty1.2523.9 %42.3 %33.8 %6.9 %8.3 %6.7 %100.0 %34.6 %40.2 %25.2 %15.0 %53.3 %31.8 %1042381661
TotalBases Empty0.8521.2 %36.3 %42.5 %9.7 %10.4 %5.7 %71.4 %37.8 %35.1 %27.1 %17.1 %53.4 %29.6 %658123914190