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Ben Revere (LF,CF,RF)

Philadelphia Phillies - 78% owned

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Bats: L, Throws: R

Ben Revere went 1-for-4 in the Phillies 7-4 loss to Milwaukee on Monday. Revere scored and drove in a run, on an RBI groundout.

Fantasy Impact: Revere has been on fire over the last few weeks. Over the past 14 days, he's hit to the tune of a .391 average. Over the last 30 days, a .349 average. The problem is, he's not going to help you in any counting stat other than steals, of which he has 18. The Phillies offense is anemic and they don't score runs often. However, if you need steals and average, Revere is your guy.

 

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Ben Revere went 3-for-6 in the Phillies 11-8 win over the Yankees Monday night.

Fantasy Impact: Revere scored two runs and drove in one run. He also collected a stolen base, which filled the stat line for Revere, as we don't expect much power from him. Hitting behind a hot Maikel Franco, this is the type of line we can expect from Revere if he can get hot. He still isn't playing to his potential, so buy-low if you can.

 

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Ben Revere scores run

Fri, Jun 19th 11:57am EDT
By Matthew Jay Hutcheson Jr

Ben Revere went 2-for-4 with one run scored in Thursday's win over Baltimore.

Fantasy Impact: The Phillies' offense is awful and has been especially awful during their 9-game losing streak, which was broken last night. Revere scored on Ryan Howard's, eventually, game winning home run which put the Phillies up 2-1. Revere will not score many runs which is a product of his offense. Unless he's traded, he's likely a one category player.

 

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Ben Revere went 2-for-4 with a stolen base in Wednesday's loss to Baltimore. The Phillies have been awful over their 9-game losing streak and Revere's counting stats have suffered for it.

Fantasy Impact: Revere did collect his 16th stolen base on Wednesday. Revere has become a one, maybe two, category player. He's not scoring many runs because of the Phillies lineup. He's not hitting for his usual average. Revere looks to be, like guys like Billy Hamilton, only a value in the stolen base game.

 

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Ben Revere went 0-for-4 with one strikeout in Monday's loss to Baltimore. The hitless game ended Ben Revere's 7-game hit streak in which he had four multi-hit games.

Fantasy Impact: The Phillies aren't going to score many runs and that diminishes Revere's value. Revere is likely going to be a two-category player moving forward. His average is finally starting to rise and in his seven-game hit streak Revere had three stolen bases. Things look to be pointing up for Revere. Buy-low if you need steals as you can likely get him cheap.

 

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Ben Revere has been moved permanently top right field for the Phillies and will platoon with Jeff Francoeur. With Cody Asche now back in the big leagues and playing left field, Revere now has to earn a spot.

Fantasy Impact: This move significantly decreases Revere's value, although it hasn't been great all year. You can't steal bases or hit if you're not on the field. Those who are playing Revere everyday will need to look into finding a replacement.

 

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Ben Revere went 0-for-4 with one run and two strikeouts in a loss to Colorado Friday. The Phillies were shut down for the most part on Friday as Colorado pitcher Chad Bettis had a perfect game after six. Revere broke that up by reaching on an error, but that won't help fantasy owners.

Fantasy Impact: The good news is Revere is on a 6-game hitting streak and is 9-for-26 in that span. The bad news is that he has zero stolen bases over in those games. Revere can't seem to take that next step in 2015 as he's still only hitting .263 and has only 9 steals. Owners are still hoping he can improve on those numbers. If he can't, his value is very little.

 

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The Phillies were shut down by the Mets on Wednesday, losing 7-0. Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard was dominant going 7.1 innings in the shutout.

Fantasy Impact: Revere collected two more hits and has four hits in the last two games. He's on a six-game hitting streak and has nine hits in that span. Fantasy owners have seen this before this year with regression to follow. Hopefully this streak can be a turning point for Revere.

 

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The Philadelphia Phillies lost to the New York Mets 6-3 on Monday. Ben Revere went 1-for-5 in the game.

Fantasy Impact: Revere scored one run, but he struck out twice. Fantasy owners are still waiting for Revere to take that jump in the 2015 season. His average has stalled around the .260 mark for the past few weeks. Fantasy owners remain hopeful that Revere can make a jump in the coming weeks. Maybe a change in scenery could help Revere. Keep tabs on him.

 

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The Phillies had quite a day on Saturday, scoring 8 runs off of Stephen Strasburg. The blow up comes one day after being held in check by Max Scherzer. Revere scored 3 of those 8 runs and drove in one himself.

Fantasy Impact: Revere finished 2-for-4 with three runs, one RBI, and one walk. This is the type of leadoff hitter the Angels are looking for, as the Angels have been in talks with the Phillies about Revere. Revere is getting better as the season goes along.

 

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The Phillies lost 2-1 to the Nationals on Friday and their leadoff man, Ben Revere, went 1-for-4 in the outing.

Fantasy Impact: Subject to recent trade rumors, Ben Revere is still doing what Ben Revere does. He now has eight hits and three steals in his last six games. For those who haven't heard, Revere's name has been linked with the Angels as they are pursuing a bat. Particularly, a leadoff bat that plays outfield. If Revere can land in L.A., his value shoots way up. Keep tabs on him in the coming days and weeks.

 

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Ben Revere went 1-for-5 and stole a bag in the Phillies 6-5 loss to Colorado on Tuesday. The loss ended the Phillies' 6-game winning streak, but Revere was able to keep his mini-hit streak alive.

Fantasy Impact: Revere has a small three-game hit streak going, but in those three games he has a total of seven hits after having three in both Sunday and Monday's games. With his steal last night, his total is up to nine. After starting off slow, Revere has had one steal in each of the last three games. His average(.266) and steal(9) totals are slowly rising, but-low on him while you still can.

 

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According to Ken Rosenthal on Twitter, scouts are tracking Phillies OF Ben Revere for a possible trade. With the crowded Phillies outfield, and the impending returns of Domonic Brown and Cody Asche, Revere is the odd man out.

Fantasy Impact: It was reported that the Angles are interested in Revere, which would skyrocket Revere's fantasy value. The Angels need a lead-off hitter and Revere could be it. Revere would instantly be a candidate for a big increase in runs, batting in front of guys like Calhoun, Trout, and Pujols. Keep tabs on the updates as the news progresses.

 

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Ben Revere has three hits tonight in a win over Colorado. The Phillies have won six games in a row. And yes, that sentence is as surprising for you to read as it is for me to write. Revere has gone 3-for-4 in two straight games now and those six hits have shot his average up to just under .270.

Fantasy Impact: Along with the hits, Revere has had one stolen base in two straight games as well. His steal total is up to 8 bags. This is the type of game we expect from Revere. He obviously won't have three hits every game. But, a few hits as a stolen base is what you draft him for. He remains a buy-low candidate right now, but he won't for much longer. Get him cheap while you can.

 

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Ben Revere went 0-for-4 in Friday's 4-3 win over Arizona. Revere had a modest hit streak going, but that ended at 5 games after Friday.

Fantasy Impact: Revere has been aggravating for fantasy owners this year. He's not hitting for an average we expected and he's not stealing any bases. As Revere gets on base more, his steals should increase. At least that's what fantasy owners are hoping.

 

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Ben Revere went 1-for-4 with an RBI ground out in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Fantasy Impact: Revere now has a four game hit streak. He also has 14 hits in his last 10 games. So, even though his average is still hovering around .250, Revere is still seeing and hitting the ball well. As long as Revere is collecting hits, he will provide value for your fantasy team. Just be patient.

 

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The Phillies lost big on Tuesday night, but Ben Revere was one of few bright spots. Revere went 1-for-4, scored one run and drove in one on an RBI double.

Fantasy Impact: Revere now has a three game hitting streak. Even though he's 3-for-13 in those games, any hitting streak is welcome for Revere. He seems to be turning things around as his average has shot up over 100 points in the past few weeks. You can still buy-low on Revere, and if you can you should.

 

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Ben Revere went hitless in four at-bats in Saturday's loss to the Mets. Revere did contribute in other ways though. After drawing a walk, he stole one base and scored a run.

Fantasy Impact: This was his worst game from the plate since May 1st. Even with going hitless, Revere did steal his sixth bag of the season. Revere has also been exceptional, even with his early season struggles, in the strikeout category. Revere has only struck out fourteen times in 114 at-bats.

 

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Ben revere went 1-for-4 with an RBI single in the Phillies' 3-1 victory over Matt Harvey and the Mets on Friday.

Fantasy Impact: Revere now has 5 hits in his last two games, and 10 in his last five games. This onslaught has his average sitting at a respectable .264. However, fantasy owners are looking for more from Revere. His 5 stolen bases are also a bit of a disappointment with a month already gone from the season. But, as he starts getting on base more, his steals should go up as well.

 

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Ben Revere had an incredible night from the plate on Wednesday against Atlanta. Following last night's game when the Phillies were shut out, Ben Revere collected four hits, two runs, and one RBI. He had a career high three doubles tonight.

Fantasy Impact: Revere's average continues to go up. Following tonight's four hit campaign, his average is up to .264. Revere has 10 hits in his last 23 at-bats. Surprisingly, he's only owned in 58% of Yahoo leagues. If you're a Yahoo player and Revere is on your waiver wire, pick him up NOW.

 

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Ben Revre finished 2-for-5 with one run scored in Monday's 5-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves. Since May 1st, Revre has gone 7-18(.389), and as result his average is up to .247.

Fantasy Impact: The fact that Revere has a slow April has been well documented. Starting off May with 7 hits in 4 games is giving some credence to those statistics. Revere's average has shot up nearly 100 points in a matter of days. If you want Revere at his best, buy low on him now.

 

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Ben Revere sparked the Phillies offense in a 6-2 victory over Miami. Revere finished Sunday's game 3-for-5 with one RBI and one run scored.

Fantasy Impact: Sunday's three hit affair was only Revere's third multi-hit game of the season. On a positive note, Revere's career statistics show he gets better month-by- month. Expect the hits to start piling up.

 

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Ben Revere was out of the Phillies' lineup this afternoon against St. Louis. With lefty Tim Cooney on the mound, manager Ryne Sandberg decided to have Herrera and Galvis in the top two spots today.

Fantasy Impact: No injury, no need to panic. A day of rest is always good too. We know what Revere will provide from a fantasy perspective, and he remains a decent OF3 or UTIL option.

 

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Ben Revere finished 1-for-4 with a walk in Wednesday's loss to the Cardinals. However, he finished with no counting stats.

Fantasy Impact: Revere's average now sits at .218. It's not great, not even good, but it's better than the .150 average he had a two weeks ago. Revere's April struggles have been well documented, and as April is winding down, we're seeing Revere start to heat up. Buy low on Revere if you can.

 

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Ben Revere, batiing leadoff again today, finished 2-for-4 with an RBI in Sunday's 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves. Revere's RBI was result of a triple, his third triple on the current homestand.

Fantasy Impact: In his last seven games, Revere has gone 7-for-27 (.259). That's not great, but it's also not as bad as his near .150 average earlier this year. His season average has finally cracked .200, sitting currently at .200 exactly. It's not what fantasy owners were expecting from Revere. However, it is a good sign that his average is going up.

 

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Ben Revere found himself back in the Phillies' leadoff spot in Friday's game against the Atlanta Braves. He went hitless in five plate appearances, ending a six game hitting streak. However, Revere did drive in the winning run on an error by Freddie Freeman in the 9th inning.

Fantasy Impact: It appears the Phillies have not commited to a certain lineup spot for Revere, as well as other players. So, Revere's place in the order could change. Fantasy owners should wait Revere out as Aprile is an historically bad month for him. His average should improve, and Revere should still be one of the best 3-categoey players in fantasy this year.

 

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Ben Revere went 1-for-4 in Thursday's 9-1 loss to the Miami Marlins. The entire Phillies offense struggled, as they have all season, and their only run came in the 9th inning after the game was already out of hand.

Fantasy Impact: Revere has a 6-game hitting streak at the moment, which is good news from a fantasy prospective. Revere is a 3 category player. He's getting steals and not striking out much, but his average still sits below .200. Look for the to rise in the near future.

 

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After hitting either down in the order or finding himself on the bench all of last week, Ben Revere hit out of the #2 hole in Tuesday's win against Miami. Revere went 1-3 with a 2RBI triple, scored one run, and stole one base.

Fantasy Impact: April has historically been a slow month for Revere, and that could be the reason he found himself missing time or batting down in the order. Revere gets better as the season progresses, and today's game was a good sign. Revere should continue to be in the lineup in the upcoming days, but it remains to be seen where he will hit in the lineup consistently. In your fantasy league, if Reveres owner is looking to trade him, now would be the time to buy-low.

 

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Ben Revere found himself in an unusual position on Tuesday; hitting eight in the Phillies lineup. In a game where there was little offense for the Phillies, outside of Chase Utley and Cody Asche homeruns, Revere did contribute a run in the 6-5 loss to the Mets.

Fantasy Impact: With Odubel Herrera struggling in his last two games, and tonight especially, it will be interesting to see how the Phillies proceed in their leadoff hitter game of musical chairs. Wherever Revere hits, you can count on him to steal bags. And when he gets into the groove of things, his average should improve too.

 

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Ben Revere went 1-4 with a walk and stole his second base of the year. His average sits at a lowly .167, but that should improve as the season goes along.

Fantasy Impact: With Revere only being a two category (steals and average) player, it is imperative his average starts to improve. Depending on your league categories, Revere is also good in the strikeout category as he only K'd 49 times in 2014. Expect his average to go up, Revere hit .300+ in 2014, and for him to be consistent in the steals category.

 

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Ben Revere went 0-4 in Thursday's loss to Boston. He's now hitting .083(1-12) on the short season. But, he scored a run, so that's a small silver lining.

Fantasy Impact: The hits should come for Revere, as he hit over .300 in 2014. The Phillies offense struggled as a whole in the series against Boston, so we will see if things improve as they move on to Washington. Revere continues to be one of the few bright fantasy lights on the Phillies. Don't fall into the early panic trap.

 

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Ben Revere went 1-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in the Phillies 4-2 win over Boston on Wednesday. The Phillies offense was held scoreless for their first 14.1 innings until a 3 three run homer from Jeff Francoeur ended that streak.

Fantasy Impact: The Phillies offense will likely be forced to manufacture runs throughout the season due to the lack of power in the lineup. This will translate into a lot of stolen bases for Revere, and it's good to see him running early in the year. Expect more of the same as the season progresses.

 

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Much like the rest of the Phillies offense, Ben Revere struggled against Boston in Monday's loss. On the plus side, Revere made contact in every at-bat, as he finished with no strikeout.

Fantasy Impact: It's the first game of the year. There's nothing to be concerned about. However, keep tabs on Revere specifically as it was reported last week he was on the trading block.

 

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Ben Revere goes 2-4

Sat, Apr 4th 10:41pm EDT
By Matthew Jay Hutcheson Jr

Amidst rumors of Ben Revere landing on the trading block, Revere went 2-4, scored two runs, stole two bases (his fourth and fifth of Spring Training), and walked in his fifth at-bat in Saturday's 6-4 win over Pittsburgh.

Fantasy Impact: The trade rumors seem to be the Phillies just testing the market as they believe they have found a younger version of Revere in Odubel Herrera. Revere is still under club control until 2017 and is only owed 4 million this year. On the plus side, as the regular season approaches, it's a good sign seeing Revere collecting multiple hits and stealing bags. Expect a lot more of that when the regular season starts for the Phillies.

 

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In his second at-bat, pinch hitting for Russ Canzler, Ben Revere hit a walk-off two run homerun for a 7-5 victory over Pittsburgh.

Fantasy Impact: It's unfortunate from a fantasy prospective because Ben Revere likely just hit his only homer of the season and it won't count for your fantasy team. Seriously though, this is a rare occurrence, and you should not expect this to happen often, in any sense of the word. Revere's value lies in his average, stolen bases, and low strikeouts. Keep that in mind if you're looking to draft a second or third outfielder and your team lacks speed.

 

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Ben Revere goes 1-4

Mon, Mar 23rd 6:48pm EDT
By Matthew Jay Hutcheson Jr

Ben Revere went 1-4 in Monday's 3-0 win over Minnesota. Revere played in left field again today, as the Phillies seem to be finding a place for Odubel Herrera in a starring role. (Source: CSNPhilly )

Fantasy Impact: Revere has said he doesn't mind more time in left field and it still remains to be seen if the move will be permanent. Even if it is, the move should not affect Revere's fantasy value. He will still hit at the top of the lineup and for a good average as well as steal bases.

 

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Ben Revere collected two hits in Saturday's 6-3 loss to the Blue Jays. (Source: WTOP)

Fantasy Impact: After today, Revere's average sits at .162. There is no reason to believe that number will not improve as the season progresses and we enter the regular season. Revere will be near the top of the steaks and average categories. He's going to be a nice piece for your team in 2015.

 

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Ben Revere goes 0-4

Fri, Mar 20th 12:06am EDT
By Matthew Jay Hutcheson Jr

Ben Revere's slump continued in Thursday's win over the Yankees. His 0-4 game lowered his average to .121 for the spring. (Source: ABCNews.com)

Fantasy Impact: Revere will provide significant fantasy value no matter what he does this spring. He will hit for a good average, score runs, and steal bases. Fantasy owners should not worry about Revere's slow spring.

 

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Revere swipes a bag

Sun, Mar 15th 6:23pm EDT
By Matthew Jay Hutcheson Jr

In a 3-2 split squad loss to the Yankees on Sunday, Ben Revere finished 0-2 with a walk, run, and a stolen base. (Source: ABCNews.com)

Fantasy Impact: Excluding the lack of hits, this was a typical Ben Revere day. The stolen base was specifically encouraging, given Revere is coming off a 2014 season with a nagging ankle injury. He has already expressed his desire to run more this year. And given that he stole 49 bags last year, he may be looking to lead the National League, and maybe the majors.

 

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Ben Revere was one of few bright lights in a Wednesday afternoon 3-2 win over Pittsburgh. Revere started the game with a walk, contributed a sacrifice bunt, and added a hit on Wednesday, going 1-1 in 3 at bats. (Source: WRALSportsFan.com)

Fantasy Impact: Revere will assuredly bat leadoff for Philadelphia this season. If the first few games of spring are any indication, he may have a good chance at scoring runs in 2015 as the Phillies have sacrificed out to move Revere into scoring position multiple times. Expect a high average and a lot of steals, and if we're lucky, he'll score some runs too.

 

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Ben Revere's average dipped to .125 after going 1-4 in a 6-0 loss to Detroit. (Source: WTOP.com)

Fantasy Impact: Revere is entering 2015 high on radars after a breakout 2014. He hit .300+ and stole almost 50 bags. He has already spoken this year about the want to steal even more bags this year. If he can keep his average up, and throw in more steals(because he's not good for anything else), he will be of high value in 2015.

 

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Ben Revere went hitless in three at bats today in the Phillies 6-3 loss to Houston. But, he contributed at least something with a sacrifice bunt. (Source: WTOP.com)

Fantasy Impact: It was Revere's first game of the spring so expect him to get better once he shakes some rust off. Revere will look to repeat, if not improve on, his breakout 2014 where he hit .306 and stole 49 bags. After a full off-season to recover to heal from his surgically repaired foot, expect his stolen base totals to rise.

 

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Ben Revere lead the National League with 184 hits in 2014 and finished fifth in the league with a .306 batting average, despite dealing with pain from screws in his foot. Revere also stole 49 bases, but wants to run even more this year, aiming at Juan Samuel's 72 stolen bases in 1984. The key will be for Revere to be more pain free this season and draw more walks, thus increasing his on base percentage. (Source: CSNPHilly.com)

Fantasy Impact: Revere is a solid fantasy contributor in hits, batting average and stolen bases. His game is not conducive to helping fantasy owners in any power statistic. But Revere is already an elite base stealer, whether or not he improves upon his 49 stolen bases from last season.

 

The Phillies avoided salary arbitration with Ben Revere by signing him to a one-year contract worth $4.1 million. Revere hit .306 last season and tied for the National League lead with 184 hits. (Source: CSNPhilly.com)

Fantasy Impact: While Revere has some offensive tools (batting average and stolen bases), he had just 22 extra base hits and rarely draws a walk. But Revere should see the majority of the action in center field in 2015 and certainly can help fantasy owner. Revere should be available late in the draft or as a free agent pick up.