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Kris Bryant
Birthdate: 1/4/1992 (25 y, 2 m, 21 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-5/230     Position: 3B/OF
Drafted: 2013 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 2, Overall: 2, Team: Chicago Cubs
Contract: $1M / 1 Years (2017)
Reported: 11/15/2014  Risk: 2  ETA: 2015  Team Rank: 1  Positional Rank: NA  Overall Rank: NA
HitGamePowerRawPowerSpeedFieldThrowsFuture Value
40 / 50+55 / 7075 / 8050 / 4540 / 45+60 / 6070
RotoWire News: Bryant, who's been working on his power stroke the opposite way this spring, drilled a home run to right field in Sunday's loss to the Athletics, the Chicago Tribune reports. (3/13/2017)
Profiles:  2016  2017  (Click Year to Expand / Close)
Profile: Kris Bryant's 2016 was not only a strong followup to his rookie campaign, but it was one in which he established himself as one of the premier offensive players in baseball. He maintained a solid walk rate, at 10.7%, while perhaps more importantly cutting down on his strikeouts. He lowered his strikeout rate from 30.6% in 2015 to 22.0% in 2016, and even some of the latter can be attributed to his ability to work deep into counts. The power was there, as he slugged 39 home runs and posted an isolated power figure of .262, the fourth highest in the National League. Even with a nearly 40-point drop in his batting average on balls in play, his average grew to .292, along with an on-base percentage of .385. Most notably, though, he was able to significantly improve his contact rate in his second year. His Contact% moved from 66.3% to 73.3% thanks to some small mechanical tweaks to his swing. He's also contributed 21 combined steals in the last two years, helping to establish him as an underrated presence on the base paths. The only question here is how far his offensive game can go. The approach is there. The power is there. It's all there for Kris Bryant. (Randy Holt)

The Quick Opinion: Kris Bryant's sophomore campaign almost could not have gone any better. He improved his ability to make contact and cut down on strikeouts on his way to an ISO of .262, setting him up for some pretty serious attention on the fantasy side for years to come.

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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2013Solar Sox (R)209262217315.2 %25.0 %.364.449.364.457.727.517214    
2013Cubs (R)2700200.0 %14.3 %.167.167.167.143.333.19114    
2013Cubs (A-)187741316010.4 %22.1 %.338.404.354.416.692.495209    
2013Cubs (A+)1662591414.8 %27.4 %.386.400.333.387.719.491212    
2014Cubs (AA)68297226158814.5 %25.9 %.347.440.355.458.702.504220    
2014Cubs (AAA)70297215752714.5 %28.6 %.324.367.295.418.619.439164    
2015Cubs (AAA)733371026.1 %27.3 %.357.333.321.364.679.428161    
2015Cubs1516502687991311.8 %30.6 %.213.378.275.369.488.3711367.134.77.16.6
2015Cubs93722508.1 %32.4 %.265.200.176.243.441.29282    
2016Cubs15569939121102810.7 %22.0 %.262.332.292.385.554.3961497.349.111.08.4
2016Cubs17753118112.0 %28.0 %.215.415.308.400.523.396149    
2017Depth Charts1506303195971011.5 %25.6 %.237.333.275.370.512.3751342.429.05.65.6
2017Steamer146639329393911.3 %24.0 %.237.324.275.368.512.3741342.829.26.55.7
2017Fans (64)15568939116123811.6 %22.4 %.269.327.288.385.558.3971490.442.110.27.6
2017ZiPS153672331041091211.6 %27.1 %.238.342.274.372.512.3761350.429.36.05.8
Total- - -3061349652082012111.3 %26.2 %.238.352.284.377.522.38414314.483.918.115.0
Postseason- - -2611251313110.7 %29.5 %.232.344.263.348.495.362127    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2013Solar Sox (R)2077922813816221714023010130.364
2013Cubs (R)2671010002001010000.167
2013Cubs (A-)186577231081413168017130200.354
2013Cubs (A+)1657621985159143017200310.333
2014Cubs (AA)68248297884620022615843477510382.355
2014Cubs (AAA)70244297723614121575243485910172.295
2015Cubs (AAA)7283395103710209120020.321
2015Cubs151559650154923152687997701999507134.275
2015Cubs9343762112253012000300.176
2016Cubs15560369917699353391211027551541830385.292
2016Cubs17657520125031189021100010.308
2017Depth Charts150541630149862933195977231611241 104.275
2017Steamer146549639151873033293937231531152 95.275
2017Fans (64)1555906891709236339116123804154154  82.288
2017ZiPS153576672158913043310410978418214405124.274
Total- - -30611621349330191668652082011525353278010219.284
Postseason- - -26991122614615131312033100310.263

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2013Solar Sox (R)15.2 %25.0 %0.61.364.457.7271.184.3647.8.449  0.52412.9.517214
2013Cubs (R)0.0 %14.3 %0.00.167.143.333.476.1670.1.167  0.00-0.8.19114
2013Cubs (A-)10.4 %22.1 %0.47.354.416.6921.108.3384.1.404  -0.1189.4.495209
2013Cubs (A+)4.8 %27.4 %0.18.333.387.7191.106.3866.2.400  0.2157.7.491212
2014Cubs (AA)14.5 %25.9 %0.56.355.458.7021.160.3474.3.440  0.77540.7.504220
2014Cubs (AAA)14.5 %28.6 %0.51.295.418.6191.036.3245.4.367  0.56424.7.439164
2015Cubs (AAA)6.1 %27.3 %0.22.321.364.6791.042.3576.9.333  0.472.5.428161
2015Cubs11.8 %30.6 %0.39.275.369.488.858.2135.4.3783.52.90.710329.9.371136
2015Cubs8.1 %32.4 %0.25.176.243.441.684.2652.6.200  0.04-0.6.29282
2015Average7.7 %20.4 %0.38.254.317.405.721.1504.8.299     .313 
2016Cubs10.7 %22.0 %0.49.292.385.554.939.2624.5.3323.25.0-0.912745.1.396149
2016Cubs12.0 %28.0 %0.43.308.400.523.923.2153.7.415  0.2144.8.396149
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.417.739.1624.9.300     .318 
2017Depth Charts11.5 %25.6 %0.45.275.370.512.882.2374.8.3332.6 -0.210429.5.375134
2017Steamer11.3 %24.0 %0.47.275.368.512.880.2374.3.3243.4 -0.710529.4.374134
2017Fans (64)11.6 %22.4 %0.52.288.385.558.942.2694.7.327  0.412645.0.397149
2017ZiPS11.6 %27.1 %0.43.274.372.512.884.2385.4.342  0.411132.1.376135
Total- - -11.3 %26.2 %0.43.284.377.522.900.2385.1.3526.77.9-0.223075.0.384143
Postseason- - -10.7 %29.5 %0.36.263.348.495.843.2325.0.344  0.1174.2.362127

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2015Cubs0.7620.5 %34.2 %45.2 %7.9 %15.8 %14.4 %0.0 %41.6 %34.5 %23.8 %15.1 %47.4 %37.5 %
2015Cubs0.8831.8 %31.8 %36.4 %0.0 %25.0 %0.0 %0.0 %      
2016Cubs0.6723.7 %30.5 %45.8 %12.1 %18.8 %13.0 %0.0 %46.7 %33.6 %19.7 %17.0 %42.7 %40.3 %
2016Cubs0.9425.0 %36.4 %38.6 %11.8 %17.6 %6.3 %0.0 %      
Total- - -0.7122.3 %32.2 %45.5 %10.2 %17.5 %13.7 %0.0 %44.4 %34.0 %21.5 %16.2 %44.8 %39.0 %
Postseason- - -0.9227.3 %34.8 %37.9 %8.0 %20.0 %4.3 %0.0 %      

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2015Cubs12516575131800103916122651
2015Cubs78700006493157
2016Cubs138207107251800104316562699
2016Cubs1617112100130201331
Total- - -263372182383600208232685350
Postseason- - -2325182100194294488

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2015Cubs5.99-10.6516.6445.584.951.052.1333.851.85
2015Cubs-0.16-0.580.42-0.78-0.090.71 0-0.14-0.09
2016Cubs2.26-11.6613.9245.304.730.97 04.69-2.37
2016Cubs0.51-0.841.354.770.540.72 00.700.01
Total- - -8.25-22.3130.5690.889.681.012.1338.54-0.38
Postseason- - -0.35-1.431.783.990.450.72 00.55-0.07

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2015Cubs54.2% (93.1)21.0% (84.7)5.8% (88.0)7.4% (79.3)11.1% (84.3)0.6% (84.1) 0.1%
2016Cubs51.9% (92.7)19.4% (84.7)4.9% (88.1)9.3% (78.0)14.0% (83.9)0.5% (84.5) 0.7%
Total- - -53.1% (92.9)20.2% (84.7)5.3% (88.0)8.4% (78.6)12.6% (84.1)0.5% (84.3) 0.4%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2015Cubs33.2 %14.2 %5.3 %0.6 % 7.2 %20.0 %6.6 %2.5 % 10.5 %   
2016Cubs33.3 %13.2 %3.4 %0.6 % 6.8 %17.9 %9.5 %1.5 % 13.9 %   
Total- - -33.2 %13.7 %4.3 %0.6 % 7.0 %18.9 %8.1 %2.0 % 12.2 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2015Cubs93.692.587.283.3 92.085.079.581.1 83.9  
2016Cubs92.992.187.883.7 92.084.878.480.6 83.8  
Total- - -93.292.387.583.5 92.084.978.980.9 83.9  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2015Cubs15.31.90.97.73.2-0.1 1.070.340.573.941.09-0.48 
2016Cubs37.08.73.24.6-4.50.0 2.661.672.421.87-1.210.22 
Total- - -52.310.54.012.4-1.30.0 1.850.981.432.78-0.20-0.15 

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2015Cubs13.12.6-3.70.2 1.31.88.20.2 4.7  
2016Cubs18.47.35.5-0.1 6.97.75.4-0.4 -3.5  
Total- - -31.59.91.80.1 8.39.513.6-0.2 1.2  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2015Cubs1.490.70-2.661.19 0.700.344.690.31 1.70  
2016Cubs2.072.076.13-0.42 3.801.602.10-0.91 -0.95  
Total- - -1.781.370.790.36 2.220.943.16-0.15 0.19  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2015Cubs29.8 %76.2 %49.0 %49.2 %75.8 %66.3 %41.3 %60.8 %16.5 %
2015Average30.6 %66.9 %46.9 %64.9 %86.7 %78.8 %44.7 %60.9 %9.9 %
2016Cubs30.8 %74.2 %48.8 %59.8 %81.1 %73.3 %41.6 %59.8 %13.0 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.3 %10.1 %
Total- - -30.3 %75.2 %48.9 %54.6 %78.5 %69.8 %41.5 %60.3 %14.7 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2015Cubs29.1 %73.8 %48.9 %43.8 %77.5 %66.4 %44.4 %22.6
2015Average30.9 %64.4 %46.9 %62.9 %87.1 %78.8 %47.8 %22.1
2016Cubs29.6 %73.1 %48.8 %53.4 %83.0 %73.0 %44.3 %22.9
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.8 %22.7
Total- - -29.4 %73.4 %48.9 %48.7 %80.3 %69.7 %44.3 %22.8

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2015Cubs1B116.02100000000    1.000 
2016Cubs1B9655.135300030031    1.000 
Total- - -1B10761.137400030031    1.000 
2015Cubs3B1441361209.18124917134181803     .951 
2016Cubs3B107100857.0581871266151721     .953 
Total- - -3B2512362066.1139436291910333524     .952 
2016CubsSS101.0000000000     .000 
Total- - -SS101.0000000000     .000 
2015CubsLF8439.0500000000     1.000 
2016CubsLF6036353.16931010000     .986 
Total- - -LF6840392.17431010000     .987 
2015CubsCF7118.0210000000     1.000 
2016CubsCF101.0100000000     1.000 
Total- - -CF8119.0310000000     1.000 
2015CubsRF7541.01300000000     1.000 
2016CubsRF141299.01300000000     1.000 
Total- - -RF2117140.02600000000     1.000 
2015CubsOF221098.02010000000     1.000 
2016CubsOF7548453.18331010000     .989 
Total- - -OF9758551.110341010000     .991 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2015Cubs1B6.0 0 000111.0000   0  0.10.00.114.1
2016Cubs1B55.1 0 011221.0003   0  0.70.20.927.3
Total- - -1B61.1 0 011331.0003   0  0.80.21.025.1
2015Cubs3B1209.1 0 -143277197.71142   2 -0.88.2-2.64.85.4
2016Cubs3B857.0 0 154197151.76723   4 0.16.0-0.75.37.7
Total- - -3B2066.1 0 097474348.73465   6 -0.714.2-3.410.16.4
2016CubsSS1.0 0 00000 0   0      
Total- - -SS1.0 0 00000 0   0      
2015CubsLF39.0  0011331.0002   00.0 0.90.00.941.4
2016CubsLF353.1  1-1335047.94022   21.1 4.70.36.023.3
Total- - -LF392.1  1-1445350.94324   21.0 5.50.36.924.8
2015CubsCF18.0  10-1032.6670   00.5 -0.80.0-0.3-24.9
2016CubsCF1.0  001100 1   0  0.40.00.40.0
Total- - -CF19.0  100132.6671   00.5 -0.50.00.13.9
2015CubsRF41.0  000010101.0003   00.3 -0.30.10.117.2
2016CubsRF99.0  0011771.0006   0-0.2 -0.10.1-0.2-3.0
Total- - -RF140.0  001117171.0009   00.0 -0.40.2-0.1-1.4
2015CubsOF98.0  10011615.9385   00.8 -0.30.10.621.2
2016CubsOF453.1  1-1555754.94729   20.8 4.90.46.218.8
Total- - -OF551.1  2-1567369.94534   21.6 4.70.66.817.9

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2015Cubs1B6.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (1)
2016Cubs1B55.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (5)
Total- - -1B61.10.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (6)
2015Cubs3B1209.10.0%      (7)0.0%    (33)0.0%      (8)62.5%    (16)69.6%    (23)94.8%  (289)
2016Cubs3B857.00.0%      (5)0.0%      (9)14.3%      (7)33.3%     (9)60.0%    (15)95.8%  (216)
Total- - -3B2066.10.0%    (12)0.0%    (42)6.7%    (15)52.0%    (25)65.8%    (38)95.2%  (505)
2015CubsLF39.00.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (5)
2016CubsLF353.10.0%    (10)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (4)98.4%    (64)
Total- - -LF392.10.0%    (11)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (2)100.0%      (4)98.6%    (69)
2015CubsCF18.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -CF19.00.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (2)
2015CubsRF41.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (12)
2016CubsRF99.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)100.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (11)
Total- - -RF140.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (0)50.0%     (2)100.0%      (2)100.0%    (23)
2015CubsOF98.00.0%      (3)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (1)100.0%      (1)100.0%    (19)
2016CubsOF453.10.0%    (13)0.0%      (2)0.0%      (1)100.0%     (3)100.0%      (5)98.7%    (75)
Total- - -OF551.10.0%    (16)0.0%      (3)0.0%      (1)75.0%     (4)100.0%      (6)98.9%    (94)

SeasonTeamInnVotesInstinctsFirst StepSpeedHandsReleaseArm StrengthArm AccuracyOverallFSR
2015Cubs1313.111764616646457338562
2016Cubs1366.216968646860596959646
Total- - -2680.028666636753527149608

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2015Cubs27.67.15.61.534.77.11.319.062.16.6$52.7 
2016Cubs41.87.312.4-1.449.111.01.121.182.48.4$67.4 
Total- - -69.414.418.00.183.918.12.440.1144.415.0$120.1 

  • $1m / 1 Years (2017) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs on 3/9/2017 (Other)
    • 2017: $1M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Originally Reported By: Jon Heyman
    • Source: fanragsports.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.7m / 1 Years (2016) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs on 3/4/2016 (League Minimum)
    • 2016: $0.7M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2015) (Edit)
    • signed by Chicago Cubs on 4/17/2015 (League Minimum)
    • 2015: $0.5M
    • Other Notes: Pre-Arbitration
    • Source: spotrac.com, Hat Tip: spotrac.com
    • Submitted by Bailey Winston
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  • 2013 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 2, Overall: 2
    • Team: Chicago Cubs
    • School: San Diego
  • 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 18, Pick: 11, Overall: 546
    • Team: Toronto Blue Jays
    • School: Bonanza HS