Carlos Santana #41 1B Cleveland Indians
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AB

560

HR

24

RBI

86

R

82

SB

2

AVG

.229

OPS

.766

  • Position Depth: 1st DH
  • Birthplace: Santo Domingo, DR
  • Birthdate: April 8, 1986
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 5'11"    Weight: 210 lbs
  • Throws: R  Bats: S
  • MLB Seasons: 8
  • College: None
All Fantrax Leagues (2019)
% Drafted: 100
Avg. Draft Position: 185.22
% Owned (Next Week): 94
(This Week): 0
(Last Week):   -
% Active (Next Week): 81
(This Week): 0
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Latest News (Dec 13, 2018)

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.The Cleveland Indians are acquiring first baseman Carlos Santana from the Mariners and first baseman Jake Bauers from the Rays on Thursday in a three-team swap. The Tribe shipped designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion to Seattle and infielder Yandy Diaz to the Rays. The Tribe now has a surplus of DH/first base types, although Bauers could move permanently to the outfield. Santana is a switch-hitter that can either DH or play first. He hit just .229 in his lone season with the Phillies but had a .352 on-base percentage, 24 home runs and 86 RBI. Although he's not the most attractive first base power type, he's a little more attractive going back to Cleveland in a solid lineup. He's most valuable in OBP leagues. Bauers hit .201/.316/.384 with 11 home runs, 48 RBI and six steals in his rookie season and will be a nice late-round target as corner infield depth. The trade of Diaz might signal that Jose Ramirez will return to the hot corner in 2019, with Jason Kipnis starting at the keystone.

Statistics Summary

GP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS

2018

161 560 82 128 28 2 24 86 110 93 2 1 .229 .352 .414 .766

Recent Games

Date

vs.

Result

AB

R

H

2B

3B

HR

RBI

BB

SO

SB

CS

AVG

SLG

OBP

Sep 30 ATL W 3-1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .229 .414 .352
Sep 29 ATL W 3-0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .228 .415 .353
Sep 28 ATL L 10-2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .227 .414 .350
Sep 27 @COL L 5-3 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 .228 .417 .351
Sep 26 @COL L 14-0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .226 .409 .350
Sep 25 @COL L 10-3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .228 .411 .352
Sep 24 @COL L 10-1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .414 .353
Sep 23 @ATL L 2-1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .414 .353
Sep 22 @ATL L 5-3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .230 .418 .355
Sep 21 @ATL L 6-5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .420 .356

Upcoming Games

Date Opponent
Thu Mar 28, 4:10PM EDT at Minnesota Twins
Sat Mar 30, 2:10PM EDT at Minnesota Twins
Sun Mar 31, 2:10PM EDT at Minnesota Twins
Mon Apr 1, 4:10PM EDT Chicago White Sox
Wed Apr 3, 1:10PM EDT Chicago White Sox
Thu Apr 4, 6:10PM EDT Toronto Blue Jays
Fri Apr 5, 7:10PM EDT Toronto Blue Jays
Sat Apr 6, 4:10PM EDT Toronto Blue Jays
Sun Apr 7, 1:10PM EDT Toronto Blue Jays
Tue Apr 9, 1:10PM EDT at Detroit Tigers

Games per Position

Year Positions
2019
2018 1B: 149   3B: 19  
2017 1B: 140   RF: 7   DH: 7  
2016 1B: 64   DH: 92  
2015 1B: 132   DH: 21  
2014 C: 11   1B: 94   3B: 26   DH: 22  
2013 C: 84   1B: 29   DH: 47  
2012 C: 100   1B: 21   LF: 1   DH: 27  
2011 C: 95   1B: 66   DH: 1  
2010 C: 40   DH: 5