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Cory Spangenberg
Birthdate: 3/16/1991 (26 y, 12 d)     Bats/Throws: L/R     Height/Weight: 6-0/185     Position: 2B
Drafted: 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 10, Overall: 10, Team: San Diego Padres
Contract: $0.5M / 1 Years (2016)
Reported: 1/1/2015  Risk: 2  ETA: 2015  Team Rank: NA  Positional Rank: NA  Overall Rank: NA
HitGamePowerRawPowerSpeedFieldThrowsFuture Value
30 / 5020 / 3540 / 4065 / 6545 / 45+45 / 45+45
RotoWire News: Spangenberg went 3-for-4 with his first home run of the spring in Saturday's loss to the Giants. (3/26/2017)
Profiles:  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)
Profile: Spangenberg's quad injury early last season opened the door for geriatric rookie Ryan Schimpf, who did nothing to prove he's incapable of playing second base in the majors. In fact, it looks like Schimpf will enter 2017 as the Padres' starting second baseman while Yangervis Solarte mans third, leaving Spangenberg the odd man out. Like Schimpf, Spangenberg bats left-handed, so I'm not sure there's much of a platoon opportunity either. That said, he does boast reverse platoon splits, posting a career park-adjusted offense against lefties 22% better than the league average, so perhaps the short side of a platoon represents Spangenberg's upside. From a skills perspective, he strikes out far more than he walks and hits way too many grounders. His big league success at this point has been predicated on high batting averages on balls in play. Perhaps it's a repeatable skill for Spangenberg given his ground ball proclivities, but he also makes poor contact, limiting his upside. (Rylan Edwards)

The Quick Opinion: A former starter reliant on high BABIPs, Spangenberg now starts the year as a backup and lacks any real fantasy relevance.

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2011Padres (A-)25121120201025.6 %12.4 %.151.444.384.545.535.500205    
2011Padres (A)4720923524156.7 %20.1 %.079.359.286.345.365.332107    
2012Javelinas (R)838163221.1 %13.2 %.138.391.345.500.483.466171    
2012Padres (A+)9842615340276.1 %16.9 %.081.327.271.324.352.30578    
2013Javelinas (R)1971212767.0 %23.9 %.185.391.308.357.492.388131    
2013Padres (A+)5425343331179.1 %20.2 %.164.368.296.364.460.363116    
2013Padres (AA)7631923520195.3 %19.1 %.077.358.289.331.366.31498    
2014Padres (R)28032025.0 %0.0 %.333.167.167.375.500.401143    
2014Padres (A-)62503220.0 %24.0 %.080.263.200.200.280.21828    
2014Padres (AA)6630423822144.9 %20.7 %.139.421.331.365.470.376138    
2014Padres206527943.1 %21.5 %.161.348.290.313.452.3351170.21.4-3.40.0
2015Padres (AA)62703113.7 %7.4 %.077.208.192.222.269.22431    
2015Padres (AAA)315133320.0 %20.0 %.250.250.250.400.500.379129    
2015Padres1083454382198.1 %21.7 %.129.344.271.333.399.3191043.45.23.12.0
2016Padres145316817.5 %24.5 %.125.294.229.302.354.289801.40.1-1.00.1
2017Depth Charts923856414197.1 %21.9 %.130.322.258.314.388.303900.8-4.10.80.9
2017Steamer632594242566.6 %21.6 %.115.317.255.308.370.295840.4-4.7-1.60.2
2017ZiPS752624323177.6 %22.1 %.145.328.261.319.406.312950.0-1.51.00.8
Total- - -14246375138147.3 %22.0 %.133.339.269.327.402.3181034.96.7-1.32.1

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2011Padres (A-)2586121332210012020311152201104.384
2011Padres (A)4718920954447123524140423030154.286
2012Javelinas (R)8293810810163805100120.345
2012Padres (A+)983844261048312815340261726464279.271
2013Javelinas (R)19657120134121275017001261.308
2013Padres (A+)54226253674413643331231511031173.296
2013Padres (AA)7628731983681032352017061221121911.289
2014Padres (R)2681001032200000000.167
2014Padres (A-)625255401032006000120.200
2014Padres (AA)66281304936617823822151630082149.331
2014Padres2062651813212792014001142.290
2015Padres (AA)626275401031102000110.192
2015Padres (AAA)312153200133313000130.250
2015Padres10830334582561754382128175238494.271
2016Padres144853118111684013100010.229
2017Depth Charts9234838590621666414127184234 95.258
2017Steamer6323725961431124242517156221 63.255
2017ZiPS7523426261411064323120158125373.261
Total- - -14241346311177207751383411023395146.269

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2011Padres (A-)25.6 %12.4 %2.07.384.545.5351.080.1514.5.444  0.13115.8.500205
2011Padres (A)6.7 %20.1 %0.33.286.345.365.710.0797.3.359  1.3261.7.332107
2012Javelinas (R)21.1 %13.2 %1.60.345.500.483.983.1385.0.391  0.393.6.466171
2012Padres (A+)6.1 %16.9 %0.36.271.324.352.675.0818.0.327  1.146-13.2.30578
2013Javelinas (R)7.0 %23.9 %0.29.308.357.492.849.1858.6.391  0.7112.8.388131
2013Padres (A+)9.1 %20.2 %0.45.296.364.460.824.1647.9.368  2.0405.6.363116
2013Padres (AA)5.3 %19.1 %0.28.289.331.366.697.0776.4.358  -0.736-0.7.31498
2014Padres (R)25.0 %0.0 %2.00.167.375.500.875.3335.1.167  0.020.5.401143
2014Padres (A-)0.0 %24.0 %0.00.200.200.280.480.08010.0.263  0.41-2.2.21828
2014Padres (AA)4.9 %20.7 %0.24.331.365.470.835.1396.8.421  -0.84712.8.376138
2014Padres3.1 %21.5 %0.14.290.313.452.764.1616.8.348-0.10.30.081.2.335117
2014Average7.6 %20.4 %0.37.251.314.386.700.1355.0.299     .310 
2015Padres (AA)3.7 %7.4 %0.50.192.222.269.491.0778.9.208  0.21-2.2.22431
2015Padres (AAA)20.0 %20.0 %1.00.250.400.500.900.2506.9.250  0.620.5.379129
2015Padres8.1 %21.7 %0.37.271.333.399.733.1296.4.3442.80.50.1401.6.319104
2015Average7.7 %20.4 %0.38.254.317.405.721.1504.8.299     .313 
2016Padres7.5 %24.5 %0.31.229.302.354.656.1257.0.2940.90.30.25-1.3.28980
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Depth Charts7.1 %21.9 %0.33.258.314.388.702.1306.3.3221.0 -0.241-4.7.30390
2017Steamer6.6 %21.6 %0.31.255.308.370.679.1155.1.3170.7 -0.326-4.9.29584
2017ZiPS7.6 %22.1 %0.34.261.319.406.725.1456.8.328  0.029-1.4.31295
Total- - -7.3 %22.0 %0.33.269.327.402.729.1336.6.3393.61.10.2541.6.318103

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2014Padres1.5025.5 %44.7 %29.8 %7.1 %14.3 %4.8 %0.0 %26.5 %49.0 %24.5 %26.5 %46.9 %26.5 %
2015Padres2.0625.0 %50.5 %24.5 %3.8 %7.5 %8.3 %43.5 %33.1 %33.1 %33.9 %21.8 %52.7 %25.5 %
2016Padres4.4015.6 %68.8 %15.6 %20.0 %20.0 %4.5 %66.7 %40.0 %42.9 %17.1 %20.0 %62.9 %17.1 %
Total- - -2.1124.1 %51.5 %24.4 %5.6 %9.7 %7.2 %42.9 %32.8 %36.5 %30.7 %22.3 %52.9 %24.8 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2014Padres211412112066145211
2015Padres10953542923104828081290
2016Padres2255113264118182
Total- - -1527271411281261210711683

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2014Padres0.44-1.181.611.450.171.091.3460.220.18
2015Padres0.29-5.395.692.230.160.981.42210.46-0.17
2016Padres0.60-0.721.323.910.281.081.321-0.080.64
Total- - -1.33-7.298.617.590.611.001.40280.600.72

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2014Padres53.1% (90.7)14.7% (84.2)8.1% (86.6)11.4% (78.0)11.4% (82.2)1.4% (81.7)  
2015Padres59.8% (91.9)9.8% (83.4)4.4% (86.4)8.9% (77.0)16.3% (83.5)0.7% (84.4) 0.4%
2016Padres58.2% (91.7)9.9% (84.7)5.5% (88.4)14.8% (77.1)11.5% (84.1)   
Total- - -58.8% (91.8)10.4% (83.7)5.0% (86.7)9.9% (77.1)15.2% (83.4)0.7% (83.8) 0.3%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2014Padres28.4 %5.7 %9.5 %1.4 % 16.1 %16.1 %7.6 %3.8 % 11.4 %   
2015Padres35.5 %15.6 %5.1 %0.6 % 7.7 %10.4 %8.7 %0.6 % 15.8 %   
2016Padres26.4 %26.9 %5.5 %2.2 % 5.0 %10.4 %14.8 %  8.8 %   
Total- - -33.6 %15.5 %5.7 %0.9 % 8.5 %11.1 %9.2 %1.0 % 14.5 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2014Padres92.188.986.381.7 89.884.476.679.9 82.0  
2015Padres92.691.087.685.8 90.583.376.980.7 83.3  
2016Padres92.491.389.583.4 87.784.777.2  84.1  
Total- - -92.691.087.584.3 90.283.676.980.3 83.2  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2014Padres3.1-1.8-0.30.2-0.4-0.1 2.77-5.67-1.890.98-1.51-3.27 
2015Padres6.9-1.0-0.3-1.1-1.4-0.5 0.90-0.78-0.58-0.95-0.68-5.44 
2016Padres-1.41.41.4-1.2-0.3  -1.327.6814.40-4.52-1.32  
Total- - -8.6-1.40.8-2.1-2.1-0.6 0.87-0.770.94-1.25-0.81-4.90 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2014Padres1.10.80.0-0.1 1.6-2.00.7-0.4 -0.9  
2015Padres-2.22.90.2-0.1 3.4-0.1-2.20.1 -1.9  
2016Padres0.0-2.31.30.1 0.21.1-1.2  0.4  
Total- - --1.21.41.5-0.1 5.3-1.0-2.7-0.3 -2.3  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2014Padres1.776.310.07-3.28 4.83-5.944.10-4.72 -3.57  
2015Padres-0.491.460.35-1.54 3.47-0.11-1.930.71 -0.92  
2016Padres-0.03-4.7212.752.62 2.165.91-4.59  2.80  
Total- - --0.210.521.58-0.78 3.71-0.56-1.77-2.01 -0.94  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2014Padres43.6 %74.7 %56.4 %63.0 %84.6 %74.8 %41.2 %58.5 %14.2 %
2014Average30.7 %65.7 %46.2 %65.7 %87.3 %79.3 %44.3 %60.6 %9.5 %
2015Padres31.7 %65.5 %46.2 %61.2 %90.3 %79.0 %43.0 %64.4 %9.7 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Padres23.6 %72.0 %48.4 %28.6 %83.6 %70.5 %51.1 %66.0 %14.3 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
Total- - -32.5 %67.4 %47.7 %59.3 %88.7 %77.4 %43.7 %63.7 %10.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2014Padres42.6 %70.9 %56.4 %54.4 %87.7 %74.8 %48.8 %21.6
2014Average30.1 %63.1 %46.2 %62.9 %87.5 %79.3 %48.8 %23.0
2015Padres30.4 %65.0 %46.4 %59.2 %89.9 %79.0 %46.0 %21.7
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Padres33.3 %65.1 %48.4 %46.9 %83.9 %70.5 %47.3 %21.6
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
Total- - -32.2 %65.8 %47.8 %57.1 %88.9 %77.5 %46.5 %21.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2014Padres2B3323.0351010000     .889 
2015Padres2B7067555.1871734223812261     .985 
2016Padres2B1313108.0223552312561     .919 
Total- - -2B8683686.111221310465017322     .970 
2014Padres3B9869.04143120000     .857 
2015Padres3B1914131.02250000000     1.000 
Total- - -3B2822200.06393120000     .938 
2014PadresLF4325.1301100000     .750 
2015PadresLF102.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -LF5327.1301100000     .750 
2015PadresCF104.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -CF104.0000000000     .000 
2015PadresRF205.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -RF205.0000000000     .000 
2014PadresOF4325.1301100000     .750 
2015PadresOF4011.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -OF8336.1301100000     .750 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2014Padres2B23.0 0 00065.8330   0  0.5-0.20.344.7
2015Padres2B555.1 0 1-10157123.78319   1 0.10.70.61.53.4
2016Padres2B108.0 1 0122115.7149   0 0.60.1-1.8-1.1-17.5
Total- - -2B686.1 1 102184143.77728   1 0.71.3-1.40.60.9
2014Padres3B69.0 0 0-1-12113.6191   0 -0.4-1.9-0.8-3.1-50.9
2015Padres3B131.0 0 1342621.8084   0 -0.20.51.11.510.6
Total- - -3B200.0 0 1234734.7235   0 -0.6-1.40.4-1.6-12.8
2014PadresLF25.1  0000331.0000   0-0.5 0.6-0.8-0.7-48.4
2015PadresLF2.0  000000 0   0-0.3   -0.3-49.1
Total- - -LF27.1  0000331.0000   0-0.9 0.6-0.8-1.0-51.3
2015PadresCF4.0  000000 0   0-0.1   -0.1-11.0
Total- - -CF4.0  000000 0   0-0.1   -0.1-11.0
2015PadresRF5.0  00-1-110.0000   0  -0.40.0-0.4-64.7
Total- - -RF5.0  00-1-110.0000   0  -0.40.0-0.4-64.7
2014PadresOF25.1  0000331.0000   0-0.5 0.6-0.8-0.7-48.4
2015PadresOF11.0  00-1-110.0000   0-0.4 -0.40.0-0.8-94.7
Total- - -OF36.1  00-1-143.7500   0-0.9 0.2-0.8-1.5-57.4

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2014Padres2B23.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)85.7%      (7)
2015Padres2B555.10.0%      (3)0.0%    (18)0.0%      (5)50.0%     (6)100.0%      (5)99.4%  (163)
2016Padres2B108.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)66.7%      (3)95.0%    (40)
Total- - -2B686.10.0%      (7)0.0%    (19)0.0%      (6)50.0%     (6)88.9%      (9)98.1%  (210)
2014Padres3B69.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (2)33.3%     (3)66.7%      (3)86.7%    (15)
2015Padres3B131.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (2)50.0%     (2)83.3%      (6)100.0%    (20)
Total- - -3B200.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (4)40.0%     (5)77.8%      (9)94.3%    (35)
2014PadresLF25.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)75.0%      (4)
Total- - -LF27.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)75.0%      (4)
2015PadresRF5.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)
Total- - -RF5.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)
2014PadresOF25.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (1)75.0%      (4)
2015PadresOF11.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)
Total- - -OF36.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (2)0.0%      (1)75.0%      (4)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2014Padres117.1454566142444953510
2015Padres697.1763647253554150571
2016Padres108.0259606056595159580
Total- - -922.21361636952544351561

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2014Padres1.20.2-3.50.01.4-3.40.11.8-0.10.0($0.1) 
2015Padres1.83.42.11.05.23.10.710.119.02.0$16.2 
2016Padres-1.31.4-1.10.20.1-1.00.11.60.80.1$0.7 
Total- - -1.74.9-2.51.36.7-1.30.913.519.82.1$16.8 

  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by San Diego Padres on 3/4/2016 (League Minimum)
    • 2016: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Agent / Agency: Jet Sports
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by San Diego Padres on 3/10/2015 (League Minimum)
    • 2015: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre arbitration
    • Agent / Agency: Jet Sports
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Sam Bauman
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  • 2011 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 10, Overall: 10
    • Team: San Diego Padres
    • School: Indian River Stateate College