José Altuve    \al-TOO-vay\

Jose Carlos Altuve (Gigante) (twitter: @JoseAltuve27)

Position: Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 6", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: May 6, 1990 in Maracay, Aragua, Venezuela
Signed
by the Houston Astros as an amateur free agent in 2007. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 20, 2011 (Age 21.075)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2011 season [*]
Team: Astros 2011-2014
2014 Contract Status: Signed (team option), 4 yrs/$12.5M (14-17) & 18-19 team option (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2014): 2.072, Free Agent: 2018 [*], Agents: Octagon [*]
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Standard Batting

Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
2011 21 HOU NL 57 234 221 26 61 10 1 2 12 7 3 5 29 .276 .297 .357 .654 81 79 5 2 5 1 0 4
2012 ★ 22 HOU NL 147 630 576 80 167 34 4 7 37 33 11 40 74 .290 .340 .399 .740 101 230 8 6 4 4 0 *4 AS
2013 23 HOU AL 152 672 626 64 177 31 2 5 52 35 13 32 85 .283 .316 .363 .678 89 227 24 2 4 8 5 *4/D
2014 ★ 24 HOU AL 93 418 388 49 130 29 2 2 27 41 3 23 29 .335 .373 .436 .809 126 169 10 3 0 4 1 *4 AS
4 Yrs 449 1954 1811 219 535 104 9 16 128 116 30 100 217 .295 .334 .389 .723 100 705 47 13 13 17 6
162 Game Avg. 162 705 653 79 193 38 3 6 46 42 11 36 78 .295 .334 .389 .723 100 254 17 5 5 6 2
AL (2 yrs) 245 1090 1014 113 307 60 4 7 79 76 16 55 114 .303 .338 .391 .728 103 396 34 5 4 12 6
NL (2 yrs) 204 864 797 106 228 44 5 9 49 40 14 45 103 .286 .329 .388 .716 95 309 13 8 9 5 0

Player Value--Batters

WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Year Age Tm Lg G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Pos Awards
2011 21 HOU NL 57 234 -5 1 0 3 1 0 0.0 7 7 0.7 .500 .500 0.3 0.5 4 4
2012 ★ 22 HOU NL 147 630 6 2 2 -18 3 -5 -0.5 19 14 1.4 .497 .497 3.2 -1.5 32 $483,000 *4 AS
2013 23 HOU AL 152 672 -12 1 0 -3 3 -11 -0.9 23 12 1.2 .492 .492 1.4 0.1 15 $505,700 *4/D
2014 ★ 24 HOU AL 93 418 14 5 -1 -4 2 17 2.0 14 31 3.3 .519 .511 3.7 -0.0 35 $1,250,000 *4 AS
4 Seasons 449 1954 2 9 1 -22 10 1 0.6 64 65 6.7 .500 .499 8.6 -0.9 87 $2,238,700

Advanced Batting

Year Age Tm Lg PA Outs RC RC/G AIR BAbip BA lgBA OBP lgOBP SLG lgSLG OPS lgOPS OPS+ OWn% BtRuns BtWins TotA SecA ISO PwrSpd
2011 21 HOU NL 234 174 22 3.4 97 .309 .276 .257 .297 .324 .357 .400 .654 .724 81 .380 -6.3 -0.6 .536 .122 .081 3.1
2012 22 HOU NL 630 436 81 5.0 101 .321 .290 .261 .340 .327 .399 .414 .740 .740 101 .544 1.0 0.1 .696 .217 .109 11.6
2013 23 HOU AL 672 498 67 3.6 96 .316 .283 .255 .316 .320 .363 .404 .678 .723 89 .397 -9.6 -1.0 .582 .166 .080 8.8
2014 24 HOU AL 418 275 68 6.6 95 .355 .335 .256 .373 .321 .436 .398 .809 .718 126 .673 14.2 1.4 .860 .258 .101 3.8
4 Yrs 1954 1383 238 4.6 98 .325 .295 .257 .334 .323 .389 .405 .723 .728 100 .511 -0.7 -0.1 .668 .197 .094 28.1
162 Game Avg. 705 499 86 4.6 98 .325 .295 .257 .334 .323 .389 .405 .723 .728 100 .511 -0.7 -0.1 .668 .197 .094 10
AL (2 yrs) 1090 773 135 4.7 96 .331 .303 .256 .338 .320 .391 .401 .728 .722 103 .517 4.6 0.4 .682 .201 .088 12.8
NL (2 yrs) 864 610 103 4.5 100 .317 .286 .260 .329 .326 .388 .410 .716 .736 95 .504 -5.3 -0.5 .651 .191 .102 14.7

All-Star Batting

Year Tm Lg Age GS PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2012 HOU NL 22 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 HOU AL 24

Ratio Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA HR% SO% BB% XBH% X/H% SO/W AB/SO AB/HR AB/RBI GB/FB GO/AO IP% LD% HR/FB IF/FB
2011 21 HOU NL 234 0.9% 12.4% 2.1% 5.6% 21% 5.80 7.6 110.5 18.4 1.02 1.42 82% 18% 2.6% 16%
2012 22 HOU NL 630 1.1% 11.8% 6.4% 7.1% 27% 1.85 7.8 82.3 15.6 1.11 1.33 79% 18% 3.2% 8%
2013 23 HOU AL 672 0.7% 12.7% 4.8% 5.7% 22% 2.66 7.4 125.2 12.0 1.00 1.30 81% 24% 2.0% 7%
2014 24 HOU AL 418 0.5% 6.9% 5.5% 7.9% 25% 1.26 13.4 194.0 14.4 0.86 1.01 86% 24% 1.2% 16%
4 Yrs 1954 0.8% 11.1% 5.1% 6.6% 24% 2.17 8.3 113.2 14.1 1.00 1.25 82% 21% 2.2% 10%
MLB Averages 2.5% 19.6% 8.0% 7.5% 33% 2.45 4.6 35.6 8.5 0.83 1.11 68% 21% 7.6% 13%

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
2011 21 HOU NL -6.3 -0.6 248 -1.0 3.7 -4.7 1.09 -0.5 -0.5 -6.1 -0.6 0.96 -5.5 0.69 2
2012 22 HOU NL 1.0 0.1 686 -0.6 10.0 -10.6 .97 0.7 -1.3 3.3 0.3 0.90 5.1 2.75 2
2013 23 HOU AL -9.6 -1.0 740 -1.6 10.2 -11.8 .99 -2.3 0.6 -15.2 -1.5 0.92 -16.0 0
2014 24 HOU AL 14.2 1.4 470 1.5 8.2 -6.7 .98 1.5 0.1 9.4 0.9 0.94 13.5 4.61 1
4 Yrs -0.7 -0.1 2144 -1.7 32.1 -33.8 .99 -0.5 -1.1 -8.6 -0.9 0.92 -2.9 2.30 5

Baserunning & Misc. Stats*

Year Age Tm Lg ROE XI RS% SBO SB CS SB% SB2 CS2 SB3 CS3 SBH CSH PO PCS OOB OOB1 OOB2 OOB3 OOBHm BT XBT% 1stS 1stS2 1stS3 1stD 1stD3 1stDH 2ndS 2ndS3 2ndSH
2011 21 HOU NL 3 0 35% 85 7 3 70% 7 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 1 9 43% 9 6 3 6 5 1 13 5 8
2012 22 HOU NL 12 0 35% 263 33 11 75% 30 11 2 0 1 0 4 3 8 3 4 0 1 18 45% 20 14 6 8 4 4 28 11 15
2013 23 HOU AL 4 0 29% 249 35 13 73% 28 9 7 3 0 1 8 3 12 0 6 4 2 15 43% 26 15 9 12 7 5 9 2 6
2014 24 HOU AL 6 0 31% 228 41 3 93% 36 2 4 1 1 0 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 11 36% 20 17 3 2 0 2 17 7 9
4 Yrs 25 0 32% 825 116 30 79% 101 25 13 4 2 1 17 8 25 5 11 4 5 53 42% 75 52 21 28 16 12 67 25 38

Situational Batting*

Hits Pinch Hitting Home Runs SH GIDP PrdOut BaseRunners Advances
Year Age Tm Lg PA Ptn% H Inf Bnt AB H HR RBI PHlev All GS GSo vRH vLH Hm Rd IP Att Suc % DPopp DPs DP% Opp Suc % BR BRS BRS% <2,3B Scr % 0,2B Adv % PAu
2011 21 HOU NL 234 26% 61 12 3 2 1 0 0 0.69 2 0 6 1 1 2 0 1 9 5 56% 48 5 10% 29 11 38% 137 14 10% 13 8 62% 14 10 71% 0
2012 22 HOU NL 630 27% 167 27 0 2 1 0 0 2.75 7 0 13 5 2 4 3 0 6 4 67% 87 8 9% 41 16 39% 267 31 12% 17 11 65% 11 5 45% 0
2013 23 HOU AL 672 29% 177 27 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 12 2 3 4 1 0 5 4 80% 105 24 23% 67 25 37% 346 52 15% 30 19 63% 30 20 67% 0
2014 24 HOU AL 418 26% 130 23 1 1 0 0 0 4.61 2 0 8 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 64 10 16% 29 8 28% 195 27 14% 20 13 65% 13 7 54% 0
4 Yrs 1954 27% 535 89 5 5 2 0 0 2.30 16 0 39 9 7 11 5 1 20 13 65% 304 47 15% 166 60 36% 945 124 13% 80 51 64% 68 42 62% 0
MLB Averages 55% 67% 11% 32% 14% 51% 55%

Pitch Summary -- Batting*

Year Age Tm Lg PA Pit Pit/PA Str Str% L/Str S/Str F/Str I/Str AS/Str I/Bll AS/Pit Con 1stS 30% 30c 30s 20% 20c 20s 31% 31c 31s L/SO S/SO L/SO% PAu Pitu Stru
2011 21 HOU NL 236 728 3.08 522 71.7% 20.7% 11.3% 30.1% 37.9% 79.3% 0.0% 56.9% 85.7% 42.8% 2.1% 5 0 8.5% 20 8 5.5% 13 7 7 21 24.1% -2 0 0
2012 22 HOU NL 631 2131 3.38 1385 65.0% 32.5% 7.1% 23.6% 36.8% 67.5% 0.0% 43.9% 89.5% 30.1% 2.5% 16 1 10.5% 66 24 6.8% 43 25 34 40 45.9% -1 0 0
2013 23 HOU AL 679 2206 3.25 1475 67.5% 27.5% 10.4% 24.6% 37.5% 72.5% 2.7% 48.9% 85.7% 36.5% 3.2% 22 0 11.5% 78 32 6.2% 42 18 29 56 34.1% -7 0 0
2014 24 HOU AL 419 1340 3.20 891 66.7% 26.5% 7.6% 25.1% 40.7% 73.5% 0.9% 49.0% 89.6% 35.1% 4.3% 18 2 11.7% 49 20 6.4% 27 10 9 20 31.0% -1 0 0
4 Yrs 1965 6405 3.26 4273 67.0% 28.1% 8.8% 25.1% 38.0% 71.9% 1.1% 48.2% 87.7% 34.9% 3.1% 61 3 10.8% 213 84 6.4% 125 60 79 137 36.4% -11 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.8% 27.7% 15.8% 27.0% 29.5% 72.3% 1.4% 46.1% 78.2% 26.8% 4.7% 13.9% 8.4% 24.2%

Cumulative Batting

Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2011 21 57 234 221 26 61 10 1 2 12 7 3 5 29 .276 .297 .357 .654 81 79 5 2 5 1 0
2012 22 204 864 797 106 228 44 5 9 49 40 14 45 103 .286 .329 .388 .716 95 309 13 8 9 5 0
2013 23 356 1536 1423 170 405 75 7 14 101 75 27 77 188 .285 .323 .377 .700 92 536 37 10 13 13 5
2014 24 449 1954 1811 219 535 104 9 16 128 116 30 100 217 .295 .334 .389 .723 100 705 47 13 13 17 6

Neutralized Batting

Change to: Default / 750 Runs / 1968 Dodgers / 2000 Rockies or

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 716 total runs (4.42 R/G)
How this works
Year Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS RC Gact
2011 21 57 237 224 28 64 10 1 2 13 7 5 29 .286 .306 .366 .672 25 57
2012 22 147 636 581 84 172 35 4 7 39 34 41 74 .296 .347 .406 .753 81 147
2013 23 152 684 636 70 187 33 2 5 57 37 34 85 .294 .328 .376 .704 79 152
2014 24 93 427 396 54 138 31 2 2 30 44 24 29 .348 .386 .452 .838 69 93
4 Yrs 449 1984 1837 236 561 109 9 16 139 122 104 217 .305 .344 .401 .745 254 449
162 Game Avg. 162 716 663 85 202 39 3 6 50 44 38 78 .305 .344 .401 .745 92 449



* - Disclaimer & Completeness Note

* Many Detailed Statistics are based on play-by-play accounts accumulated by RetroSheet. These totals may be incomplete (3.6% of all plays from 1938 to 1973 are missing or have incomplete accounts, click link for year and team summary of data completeness) for some players prior to 1974 and even complete seasons may not match the official totals due to errors in both the official totals and the play-by-play accounts. Pre-1954 seasons have a substantial numbers of games missing play-by-play accounts and should be viewed as essentially incomplete.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Offensive WARs c a p y
2014 AL  3.7 (4th)

Batting Average s c a p y
2014 AL  .335 (2nd)

At Bats s c a p y
2013 AL  626 (8th)
2014 AL  388 (3rd)

Plate Appearances s c a p y
2014 AL  418 (7th)

Hits s c a p y
2014 AL  130 (1st)

Doubles s c a p y
2014 AL  29 (2nd)

Stolen Bases s c a p y
2012 NL  33 (7th)
2013 AL  35 (6th)
2014 AL  41 (1st)

Singles s c a p y
2012 NL  122 (7th)
2013 AL  139 (3rd)
2014 AL  97 (1st)

Runs Created s c a p y
2014 AL  68 (4th)

Times On Base s c a p y
2014 AL  156 (3rd)

Sacrifice Flies s c a p y
2013 AL  8 (5th)

Double Plays Grounded Into s c a p y
2013 AL  24 (2nd)

Caught Stealing s c a p y
2012 NL  11 (5th)
2013 AL  13 (1st)

SB % s c a p y
2014 AL  93.18 (6th)
Active  79.45 (36th)
Career  79.45 (66th)

AB per SO s c a p y
2012 NL  7.8 (10th)
2014 AL  13.4 (1st)

Outs Made s c a p y
2013 AL  498 (4th)

Youngest s c a p y
2011 NL  born 1990-05-06 (4th)

                           

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Black InkBatting - 5 (392), Average HOFer ≈ 27
Gray InkBatting - 17 (1133), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 10 (1199), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 11 (1536), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Second Base (238th), 6.7 career WAR/6.7 7yr-peak WAR/6.7 JAWS
Average HOF 2B (out of 19) = 69.4 career WAR/44.5 7yr-peak WAR/57.0 JAWS

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Name and misspellings: Jose Carlos Gigante Jose Altuve

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