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Javier Baez

Javier Baez

SS - CHC
Age: 27Bats: RThrows: R

2020 Outlook

Draft Rank (ECR) H #20
Best / Worst #12 / #53
ADP #31

Ownership

 
Yahoo
99%
 
ESPN
100%

Eligibility

Yahoo SS
ESPN SS
CBS SS
Expert Note
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The shortstop position is so loaded that Baez' 29 homers, 11 steals and .281 batting average didn't even get him into the top 12 at the position last year. He is still well worth a third or fourth round pick, however, because the bat and speed are both reliable.

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Javier Baez, Cubs have put extension talks on hold

Javier Baez told Marly Rivera of ESPN that contract talks with the Cubs have been put on hold for now.

Fantasy Impact

The two sides reportedly had "really good" conversations about a long-term extension this spring. However, talks have been put on hold as the coronavirus pandemic has worsened. The 27-year-old infielder is a free agent after the 2021 season.

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2020 Fantasy Baseball Primer: Shortstop photo
Shortstop is a very deep position in 2020 fantasy baseball, and there are values to be found in the early, middle, and late rounds of drafts.
by Michael Waterloo in FantasyJul 9, 2020
Rankings
ECRBestWorst# of Experts
Draft#27#17#6747
Rest of Season ----
Dynasty #31#18#525
Projections
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Projections (2020 Season)
ABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
21634601421237126252.280.316.521.837
Stats
Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAVGOBPSLGOPSBABIP
2017CHC1454697512824223753014410.273.317.480.797.345
2018CHC160606101176409341112916721.290.326.554.880.347
2019CHC1385318914938429852815611.281.316.531.847.345
History
Game Log
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Game Log
GameOPPScoreABRH2B3BHRRBIBBKSBAVGOBPOPS
Sat, Sep 21vs. STLL, 9-81000000010.000.000.000
Sun, Sep 1vs. MILL, 4-01000000201.000.667.667
Sat, Aug 31vs. MILL, 2-04010000010.250.250.500
Fri, Aug 30vs. MILW, 1-74011000030.250.250.750
Game Schedule
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Game Schedule
GameOpp. Pitcher
DateOppTimePitcherThrowsVBRMatchup
Fri, Jul 24thvs MIL7:10pm
Sat, Jul 25thvs MIL1:05pm
Sun, Jul 26thvs MIL2:20pm
Mon, Jul 27th@ CIN6:40pm
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