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Marwin González    \MAR-win\

Marwin Javier Gonzalez (twitter: @marwinGF9)

Positions: Shortstop, Third Baseman and First Baseman
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 205 lb.

Born: March 14, 1989 in Puerto Ordaz, Bolivar, Venezuela
Signed
by the Chicago Cubs as an amateur free agent in 2005. (All Transactions)
Debut: April 6, 2012 (Age 23.023, 17,734th in MLB history)   vs. COL 3 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2012 season [*]
Team: Astros 2012-2016
2016 Contract Status: Signed thru 2016, 1 yr/$2M (16) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2016): 3.133, Arb Eligible: 2017, Free Agent: 2019 [*], Agents: Octagon, previously: Relativity Baseball [*]
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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
2012 23 HOU NL 80 219 205 21 48 13 0 2 12 3 3 13 29 .234 .280 .327 .607 65 67 9 0 1 0 0 65/4
2013 24 HOU AL 72 222 204 22 45 8 0 4 14 6 2 9 37 .221 .252 .319 .571 58 65 5 0 8 1 0 64/5D
2014 25 HOU AL 103 310 285 33 79 15 1 6 23 2 4 17 58 .277 .327 .400 .727 105 114 6 4 4 0 0 645/7D39
2015 26 HOU AL 120 370 344 44 96 18 1 12 34 4 5 16 74 .279 .317 .442 .759 107 152 9 3 7 0 0 36547/D
2016 27 HOU AL 17 42 41 5 9 3 0 1 2 1 0 1 14 .220 .238 .366 .604 69 15 1 0 0 0 0 /534D6
5 Yrs 392 1163 1079 125 277 57 2 25 85 16 14 56 212 .257 .297 .383 .680 88 413 30 7 20 1 0
162 Game Avg. 162 481 446 52 114 24 1 10 35 7 6 23 88 .257 .297 .383 .680 88 171 12 3 8 0 0
AL (4 yrs) 312 944 874 104 229 44 2 23 73 13 11 43 183 .262 .302 .396 .698 93 346 21 7 19 1 0
NL (1 yr) 80 219 205 21 48 13 0 2 12 3 3 13 29 .234 .280 .327 .607 65 67 9 0 1 0 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
2012 23 HOU NL 80 219 -8 -3 -1 2 3 -7 -0.8 7 -0 -0.1 .491 .495 -0.3 0.5 -2 $480,000 65/4
2013 24 HOU AL 72 222 -9 0 1 2 3 -3 -0.2 8 5 0.5 .496 .498 0.3 0.6 3 $494,400 64/5D
2014 25 HOU AL 103 310 0 -0 0 -2 4 2 0.4 11 13 1.5 .502 .502 1.6 0.3 15 $504,500 645/7D39
2015 26 HOU AL 120 370 3 -0 -1 3 -1 4 0.5 13 17 1.8 .503 .502 1.5 0.3 14 $1,062,500 36547/D
2016 27 HOU AL 17 42 -1 0 0 1 -0 0 0.0 2 2 0.2 .501 .500 0.1 0.1 1 /534D6
5 Seasons 392 1163 -15 -3 0 6 9 -4 -0.0 41 37 3.9 .499 .500 3.1 1.9 31 $2,541,400

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
2012 23 HOU NL 219 170 16 2.5 101 .264 .234 .261 .280 .326 .327 .414 .607 .740 65 .256 -10.2 -1.0 .473 .156 .093 2.4
2013 24 HOU AL 222 175 16 2.5 96 .250 .221 .255 .252 .320 .319 .404 .571 .723 58 .245 -12.2 -1.2 .470 .162 .098 4.8
2014 25 HOU AL 310 220 36 4.4 92 .330 .277 .254 .327 .316 .400 .391 .727 .708 105 .508 1.6 0.2 .616 .175 .123 3.0
2015 26 HOU AL 370 269 44 4.4 98 .326 .279 .255 .317 .317 .442 .411 .759 .729 107 .484 2.5 0.2 .649 .206 .163 6.0
2016 27 HOU AL 42 33 3 2.4 92 .308 .220 .244 .238 .311 .366 .397 .604 .708 69 .255 -1.8 -0.2 .515 .195 .146 1.0
5 Yrs 1163 867 115 3.6 96 .299 .257 .255 .297 .319 .383 .405 .680 .724 88 .397 -20.1 -2.0 .565 .180 .126 19.5
162 Game Avg. 481 358 48 3.6 96 .299 .257 .255 .297 .319 .383 .405 .680 .724 88 .397 -20.1 -2.0 .565 .180 .126 8
AL (4 yrs) 944 697 99 3.8 95 .308 .262 .254 .302 .317 .396 .402 .698 .720 93 .429 -9.8 -1.0 .588 .185 .134 16.6
NL (1 yr) 219 170 16 2.5 101 .264 .234 .261 .280 .326 .327 .414 .607 .740 65 .256 -10.2 -1.0 .473 .156 .093 2.4

Postseason Batting

Year Age Tm Lg Series Opp Rslt G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
2015 26 HOU AL ALWC NYY W 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 26 HOU AL ALDS KCR L 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 Yr (2 Series) 4 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 ALWC 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 ALDS 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0

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
2012 23 HOU NL 219 0.9% 13.2% 5.9% 6.9% 31% 2.23 7.1 102.5 17.1 1.14 1.60 79% 20% 3.0% 15%
2013 24 HOU AL 222 1.8% 16.7% 4.1% 5.4% 27% 4.11 5.5 51.0 14.6 1.22 1.55 74% 15% 6.7% 19%
2014 25 HOU AL 310 1.9% 18.7% 5.5% 7.1% 28% 3.41 4.9 47.5 12.4 1.06 1.54 71% 27% 6.2% 10%
2015 26 HOU AL 370 3.2% 20.0% 4.3% 8.4% 32% 4.63 4.6 28.7 10.1 0.84 1.16 70% 27% 10.2% 18%
2016 27 HOU AL 42 2.4% 33.3% 2.4% 9.5% 44% 14.00 2.9 41.0 20.5 0.86 1.00 62% 22% 9.1% 21%
5 Yrs 1163 2.2% 18.2% 4.8% 7.2% 30% 3.79 5.1 43.2 12.7 1.02 1.41 72% 23% 7.1% 16%
MLB Averages 2.5% 20.1% 7.8% 7.5% 33% 2.57 4.5 35.3 8.5 0.84 1.12 68% 23% 7.7% 13%

Win Probability*

Year Age Tm Lg BtRuns BtWins Plays WPA WPA+ WPA- aLI WPA/LI Clutch RE24 REW boLI RE24/boLI PHlev AB
2012 23 HOU NL -10.2 -1.0 227 -1.7 3.4 -5.0 1.14 -1.0 -0.5 -11.5 -1.2 0.95 -10.8 0.73 17
2013 24 HOU AL -12.2 -1.2 234 -1.5 2.5 -4.0 .98 -1.1 -0.4 -14.6 -1.5 0.94 -11.5 0
2014 25 HOU AL 1.6 0.2 321 -1.3 4.3 -5.6 .97 -0.3 -1.1 -9.6 -1.0 0.94 -2.0 1.98 9
2015 26 HOU AL 2.1 0.2 382 -0.8 6.4 -7.2 1.02 -0.6 -0.2 -9.8 -1.0 0.92 -2.3 1.08 17
2016 27 HOU AL -1.8 -0.2 43 -0.6 0.5 -1.0 1.09 -0.1 -0.4 -4.9 -0.5 0.95 -0.8 0.91 5
5 Yrs -20.5 -2.1 1207 -5.8 17.2 -22.9 1.03 -3.0 -2.6 -50.3 -5.1 0.93 -27.4 1.11 48

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
2012 23 HOU NL 4 0 31% 91 3 3 50% 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 2 4 15% 12 11 0 1 1 0 13 8 4
2013 24 HOU AL 5 0 31% 92 6 2 75% 3 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 7 33% 12 8 3 1 1 0 8 4 4
2014 25 HOU AL 0 0 26% 124 2 4 33% 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 12 44% 18 11 7 6 4 2 8 3 5
2015 26 HOU AL 2 0 29% 122 4 5 44% 3 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 13 38% 15 10 5 9 7 2 5 0 4
2016 27 HOU AL 1 0 44% 14 1 0 100% 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 75% 2 0 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
5 Yrs 12 0 29% 443 16 14 53% 10 12 6 2 0 0 0 0 11 1 2 4 4 36 35% 59 40 17 19 14 5 34 15 17

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
2012 23 HOU NL 219 100% 48 6 3 17 4 1 1 0.73 2 0 5 2 0 1 1 0 3 1 33% 43 9 21% 23 6 26% 123 10 8% 5 3 60% 8 5 63% 0
2013 24 HOU AL 222 100% 45 7 2 0 0 0 0 4 0 6 4 0 2 2 0 10 8 80% 37 5 14% 26 12 46% 123 11 9% 16 10 63% 11 6 55% 0
2014 25 HOU AL 310 100% 79 11 2 9 1 0 1 1.98 6 0 8 6 0 3 3 0 4 4 100% 55 6 11% 23 7 30% 181 18 10% 13 6 46% 8 7 88% 0
2015 26 HOU AL 370 99% 96 7 3 17 2 0 0 1.08 12 0 7 6 6 6 6 0 9 7 78% 62 9 15% 40 11 28% 208 22 11% 18 5 28% 18 10 56% 0
2016 27 HOU AL 42 98% 9 1 1 5 2 0 0 0.91 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 9 1 11% 5 2 40% 26 1 4% 1 0 0% 3 2 67% 0
5 Yrs 1163 100% 277 32 11 48 9 1 2 1.11 25 0 27 18 7 13 12 0 26 20 77% 206 30 15% 117 38 32% 661 62 9% 53 24 45% 48 30 63% 0
MLB Averages 55% 66% 11% 31% 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
2012 23 HOU NL 221 816 3.69 539 66.1% 31.9% 9.3% 26.0% 32.8% 68.1% 0.0% 45.0% 86.4% 19.0% 2.3% 5 0 10.9% 24 9 6.3% 14 7 8 21 27.6% 0 0 0
2013 24 HOU AL 224 804 3.59 555 69.0% 28.3% 11.9% 28.1% 31.7% 71.7% 0.0% 49.5% 83.4% 25.4% 3.6% 8 0 15.6% 35 13 6.3% 14 5 4 32 10.8% 0 0 0
2014 25 HOU AL 310 1143 3.69 770 67.4% 30.1% 13.6% 26.2% 30.0% 69.9% 0.0% 47.1% 80.5% 26.8% 3.9% 12 0 13.9% 43 14 6.1% 19 8 13 45 22.4% 0 0 0
2015 26 HOU AL 370 1310 3.54 884 67.5% 23.9% 17.9% 26.9% 31.3% 76.1% 0.0% 51.4% 76.5% 32.7% 3.2% 12 1 11.9% 44 23 4.9% 18 8 12 62 16.2% 0 0 0
2016 27 HOU AL 42 182 4.33 122 67.0% 29.5% 16.4% 32.0% 22.1% 70.5% 0.0% 47.3% 76.7% 19.0% 2.4% 1 0 9.5% 4 3 11.9% 5 4 3 11 21.4% 0 0 0
5 Yrs 1167 4255 3.65 2870 67.5% 28.2% 13.9% 27.0% 30.9% 71.8% 0.0% 48.5% 80.6% 26.6% 3.3% 38 1 12.9% 150 62 6.0% 70 32 40 171 18.9% 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.83 64.0% 27.3% 16.3% 27.2% 29.1% 72.7% 1.4% 46.5% 77.5% 27.5% 4.5% 13.6% 8.2% 23.9%

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
2012 23 80 219 205 21 48 13 0 2 12 3 3 13 29 .234 .280 .327 .607 65 67 9 0 1 0 0
2013 24 152 441 409 43 93 21 0 6 26 9 5 22 66 .227 .266 .323 .589 61 132 14 0 9 1 0
2014 25 255 751 694 76 172 36 1 12 49 11 9 39 124 .248 .291 .354 .646 79 246 20 4 13 1 0
2015 26 375 1121 1038 120 268 54 2 24 83 15 14 55 198 .258 .300 .383 .683 89 398 29 7 20 1 0
2016 27 392 1163 1079 125 277 57 2 25 85 16 14 56 212 .257 .297 .383 .680 88 413 30 7 20 1 0

Neutralized Batting

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

All seasons are converted to 162-game seasons &
average team scoring of 688 total runs (4.25 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
2012 23 80 219 205 21 48 13 0 2 12 3 13 29 .234 .280 .327 .607 19 80
2013 24 72 223 205 23 46 8 0 4 14 6 9 37 .224 .256 .322 .578 17 72
2014 25 103 315 289 36 83 16 1 6 25 2 18 58 .287 .338 .412 .749 39 103
2015 26 120 372 346 46 98 18 1 12 35 4 16 74 .283 .321 .445 .766 49 120
2016 27 17 43 42 6 10 3 0 1 2 1 1 14 .238 .256 .381 .637 4 17
5 Yrs 392 1172 1087 132 285 58 2 25 88 16 57 212 .262 .303 .388 .691 128 392
162 Game Avg. 162 484 449 55 118 24 1 10 36 7 24 88 .262 .303 .388 .691 53 392



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Sacrifice Hits s c a p y
2013 AL  8 (7th)
2015 AL  7 (8th)

                                         

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 3 (2649), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Shortstop (283rd), 3.9 career WAR/3.9 7yr-peak WAR/3.9 JAWS
Average HOF SS (out of 21) = 66.7 career WAR/42.8 7yr-peak WAR/54.8 JAWS

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