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Jaff Decker
Birthdate: 2/23/1990 (27 y, 1 m)     Bats/Throws: L/L     Height/Weight: 5-10/190     Position: OF
Drafted: 2008 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 12, Overall: 42, Team: San Diego Padres
Contract: $0.2M / 1 Years (2017)
RotoWire News: Decker (oblique) took 60 swings in the batting cage Thursday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. He hopes to participate in batting practice Friday and suit up for a minor league game Saturday. (3/23/2017)
Injury: Oblique, Day-To-Day
Profiles:  2014  2015  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)
Profile: Decker has spent parts of four seasons in the major leagues, and yet, by plate appearance total, still has his rookie qualifications. He has carved a niche out in Triple-A as a player who can get on base at a high rate, steal some bags, and get called up to the big leagues every now and then to provide some depth when the big league roster is dealing with multiple injuries. He has over 1,500 plate appearances in Triple-A while spending time with three organizations and is only now turning 27 during the offseason. He should be able to continue chasing the on-base record in Triple-A for the next few years while waiting for more cups of coffee from the big league level. (Jason Collette)

The Quick Opinion: Well down the path to Triple-A lifer who continues to show impressive on-base skills that have not made it into his checked luggage when he flies to join the big league clubs.

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SeasonBatting 9thGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2013Batting 9th4350000010101001001.000
2015Batting 9th119133210040304001000.333
2016Batting 9th616183210001104010000.188
TotalBatting 9th2128366420051509012001.214

SeasonBatting 9thBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOBABIPwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2013Batting 9th20.0 %20.0 %1.00.000.250.000.250.000.0000-0.6.1733
2015Batting 9th23.1 %30.8 %0.75.333.500.444.944.111.60031.1.423175
2016Batting 9th5.6 %22.2 %0.25.188.222.250.472.063.2310-1.7.20523
TotalBatting 9th13.9 %25.0 %0.56.214.324.286.609.071.3003-1.1.27875

SeasonBatting 9thGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2013Batting 9th1.000.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %66.7 %0.0 %261313
2015Batting 9th1.0080.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %33.3 %16.7 %50.0 %0.0 %83.3 %16.7 %511833
2016Batting 9th1.0038.5 %30.8 %30.8 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %46.2 %23.1 %30.8 %30.8 %38.5 %30.8 %611942
TotalBatting 9th1.2045.0 %30.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %16.7 %50.0 %40.9 %22.7 %36.4 %22.7 %54.6 %22.7 %1385088