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Marwin González    \MAR-win\

Marwin Javier Gonzalez (twitter: @marwinGF9)

Positions: Shortstop, First Baseman and Third 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, 17,732nd 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
2017 Contract Status: 2nd-Year Arb Eligible (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2017): 4.133, Arb Eligible: 2016, Free Agent: 2019 [*], Agents: Octagon, previously: Relativity Baseball [*]
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Standard Fielding

Adv Fielding w/ run summary
Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
2012 HOU NL 23 SS 47 38 35 347.2 172 55 112 5 19 .971 -6 0 -19 0 4.32 3.55 .970 4.26 4.21
2012 HOU NL 23 3B 14 6 2 52.2 18 2 16 0 0 1.000 1 2 23 46 3.08 1.29 .952 2.44 2.42
2012 HOU NL 23 2B 6 4 0 31.0 20 5 15 0 1 1.000 2 0 93 0 5.81 3.33 .984 4.76 4.72
2013 HOU AL 24 SS 53 50 49 450.1 228 75 143 10 38 .956 -0 2 -1 5 4.36 4.11 .973 4.15 4.13
2013 HOU AL 24 2B 10 6 6 69.2 55 17 38 0 6 1.000 1 1 24 17 7.11 5.50 .985 4.64 4.62
2013 HOU AL 24 3B 4 1 1 16.2 4 3 1 0 0 1.000 -1 -1 -65 -65 2.16 1.00 .960 2.54 2.50
2013 HOU AL 24 DH 1 0
2014 HOU AL 25 SS 71 64 59 576.2 282 76 200 6 36 .979 2 4 3 9 4.31 3.89 .973 3.98 3.97
2014 HOU AL 25 2B 11 5 5 59.0 33 12 21 0 4 1.000 1 -1 12 -20 5.03 3.00 .984 4.61 4.60
2014 HOU AL 25 3B 10 6 5 57.0 16 2 12 2 1 .875 -2 -3 -44 -63 2.21 1.40 .956 2.56 2.55
2014 HOU AL 25 LF 4 1 1 14.1 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 -0 -2 -17 -168 1.88 0.75 .987 2.01 2.00
2014 HOU AL 25 OF 4 1 1 14.2 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 -0 -2 -16 -163 1.84 0.75 .987 2.27 2.25
2014 HOU AL 25 DH 3 0
2014 HOU AL 25 1B 1 0 0 1.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 18.00 2.00 .990 9.00 8.90
2014 HOU AL 25 RF 1 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.10
2015 HOU AL 26 1B 43 20 16 212.2 218 203 14 1 14 .995 2 1 12 6 9.18 5.05 .994 9.10 9.03
2015 HOU AL 26 SS 32 29 26 251.0 118 34 81 3 15 .975 3 0 14 0 4.12 3.59 .972 4.21 4.18
2015 HOU AL 26 3B 21 16 12 134.1 31 7 22 2 1 .935 -2 0 -17 0 1.94 1.38 .958 2.64 2.62
2015 HOU AL 26 2B 15 9 9 103.0 56 17 38 1 7 .982 2 0 27 0 4.81 3.67 .983 4.58 4.55
2015 HOU AL 26 LF 15 12 2 97.1 23 21 1 1 0 .957 2 2 27 23 2.03 1.47 .984 1.90 1.89
2015 HOU AL 26 OF 15 12 2 97.1 23 21 1 1 0 .957 2 2 27 24 2.03 1.47 .987 2.20 2.19
2015 HOU AL 26 DH 3 0
2016 HOU AL 27 1B 92 74 59 677.0 715 640 69 6 57 .992 9 1 16 2 9.43 7.71 .994 8.97 8.87
2016 HOU AL 27 3B 22 16 14 158.1 55 12 42 1 2 .982 1 1 11 8 3.07 2.45 .959 2.66 2.63
2016 HOU AL 27 OF 19 14 6 110.2 27 26 1 0 0 1.000 3 1 38 10 2.20 1.42 .986 2.15 2.12
2016 HOU AL 27 LF 18 14 6 109.2 27 26 1 0 0 1.000 3 1 38 10 2.22 1.50 .984 1.86 1.84
2016 HOU AL 27 2B 14 8 5 79.0 35 14 20 1 6 .971 -2 1 -26 15 3.87 2.43 .983 4.49 4.44
2016 HOU AL 27 SS 11 6 5 66.1 27 9 18 0 3 1.000 -0 1 -3 18 3.66 2.45 .976 4.17 4.13
2016 HOU AL 27 DH 3 0
2016 HOU AL 27 CF 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.40
5 Seasons SS 214 187 174 1692.0 827 249 554 24 111 .971 -2 7 -1 4 4.27 3.75 .972 4.12 4.10
3 Seasons 1B 136 94 75 890.2 935 845 83 7 71 .993 11 2 15 2 9.38 6.82 .994 9.00 8.92
5 Seasons 3B 71 45 34 419.0 124 26 93 5 4 .960 -2 -1 -7 -2 2.56 1.68 .958 2.61 2.57
5 Seasons 2B 56 32 25 341.2 199 65 132 2 24 .990 5 1 18 3 5.19 3.52 .984 4.59 4.56
3 Seasons OF 38 27 9 222.2 53 50 2 1 0 .981 5 1 30 5 2.10 1.37 .986 2.18 2.16
3 Seasons LF 37 27 9 221.1 53 50 2 1 0 .981 5 1 30 5 2.11 1.41 .984 1.89 1.88
4 Seasons DH 10 0
1 Season CF 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.40
1 Season RF 1 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 2.70 2.10
5 Seasons TOT 515 385 317 3566.0 2138 1235 864 39 210 .982 18 10 6 3 5.30 4.08 .982 5.09 5.07
Lg Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% Rtot Rdrs Rtot/yr Rdrs/yr RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1930 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1930 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1930 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1913 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1930 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1913) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1930 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Sabermetric Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos Rtot Rtot/yr Rtz Rtzhm Rtzrd Rdp Rof Rctch Rdrs Rdrs/yr Rpm Rdp Rbnt Rof Rhr RerC RsbC RsbP
2012 HOU NL 23 SS -6 -19 -4 -2 -2 -2 0 0 0 0
2012 HOU NL 23 3B 1 23 1 -1 2 0 2 46 2 0 0
2012 HOU NL 23 2B 2 93 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
2013 HOU AL 24 SS -0 -1 -2 1 -3 1 2 5 0 2
2013 HOU AL 24 2B 1 24 1 0 1 0 1 17 1 0
2013 HOU AL 24 3B -1 -65 -1 0 -1 0 -1 -65 -1 0
2014 HOU AL 25 SS 2 3 2 -0 2 0 4 9 1 0
2014 HOU AL 25 2B 1 12 1 1 -0 0 -1 -20 -1 0
2014 HOU AL 25 3B -2 -44 -2 0 -2 0 -3 -63 -2 0
2014 HOU AL 25 LF -0 -17 -0 0 -0 0 -2 -168 -2 0
2014 HOU AL 25 1B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 HOU AL 25 RF 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 1B 2 12 2 0 2 0 1 6 1 0
2015 HOU AL 26 SS 3 14 4 1 2 -1 0 0 -1 0
2015 HOU AL 26 3B -2 -17 -2 -1 -1 0 0 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 2B 2 27 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 LF 2 27 2 -0 3 0 2 23 1 1
2016 HOU AL 27 1B 9 16 7 6 2 2 1 2 0 1 0
2016 HOU AL 27 3B 1 11 1 1 -0 0 1 8 1 0 0
2016 HOU AL 27 LF 3 38 3 2 1 1 1 10 0 1
2016 HOU AL 27 2B -2 -26 -2 -1 -2 0 1 15 0 1
2016 HOU AL 27 SS -0 -3 0 -0 1 -0 1 18 1 0
2016 HOU AL 27 CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons SS -2 -1 1 1 -0 -2 7 4 1 2
3 Seasons 1B 11 15 10 6 4 2 2 2 1 1 0
5 Seasons 3B -2 -7 -3 -1 -2 0 -1 -2 0 0 0
5 Seasons 2B 5 18 5 2 2 0 1 3 0 1
3 Seasons LF 5 30 5 2 3 1 1 5 -1 2
1 Season RF 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 Season CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Seasons TOT 18 6 17 10 6 0 1 10 3 1 4 0 2
Lg Pos Rtot Rtot/yr Rtz Rtzhm Rtzrd Rdp Rof Rctch Rdrs Rdrs/yr Rpm Rdp Rbnt Rof Rhr RerC RsbC RsbP

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
2012 HOU NL 23 80 48 80 62 0 0 0 6 14 47 0 0 0 0 0 18 3
2013 HOU AL 24 72 57 72 66 0 0 0 10 4 53 0 0 0 0 1 0 9
2014 HOU AL 25 103 76 103 93 0 0 1 11 10 71 4 0 1 5 3 9 11
2015 HOU AL 26 120 86 120 112 0 0 43 15 21 32 15 0 0 15 3 17 6
2016 HOU AL 27 141 118 141 132 0 0 92 14 22 11 18 1 0 19 3 13 3
5 Seasons 516 385 516 465 0 0 136 56 71 214 37 1 1 39 10 57 32
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1913 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Advanced Fielding -- SS*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA RHB% BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt Frc Tag Tot 1B 2B Hm Rly Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 643 63 463 163 363 GB GBs GBr LD LDs LDf
2012 HOU NL 23 1538 57% 77% 35% 153 85% 1 55 26 22 7 112 88 22 1 1 5 0 3 2 4 19 6 4 6 1 0 17 10 7 0 0 0
2013 HOU AL 24 1990 57% 76% 33% 166 89% 0 75 30 30 15 143 100 34 0 5 10 1 6 3 7 38 14 2 12 5 1 35 16 18 3 2 0
2014 HOU AL 25 2511 53% 78% 35% 243 87% 5 76 31 33 11 200 164 28 3 2 6 0 3 3 5 36 15 5 11 4 0 36 21 15 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 1016 62% 74% 34% 92 90% 0 34 11 17 6 81 67 14 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 15 5 1 6 1 0 14 6 8 0 0 0
2016 HOU AL 27 283 66% 68% 29% 27 89% 0 9 7 2 0 18 16 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 2 1 1 1 1 0
5 Seasons 7338 57% 76% 34% 681 88% 6 249 105 104 39 554 435 100 4 8 24 1 12 11 16 111 41 12 36 11 1 104 54 49 4 3 0
MLB Averages 57% 74% 32% 89%

Advanced Fielding -- 1B*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA RHB% BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt Frc Tag 3U Tot 1B 2B Hm Rly Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 363 361 36 GB GBs LD LDs LDf bFld bF2O%
2014 HOU AL 25 5 80% 100% 20% 1 100% 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 889 59% 75% 34% 50 98% 0 203 8 193 2 28 14 10 2 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 14 0 1 0 12 2 2 1 1 0
2016 HOU AL 27 2802 54% 73% 33% 152 96% 0 640 31 591 21 57 69 49 14 0 2 6 3 2 1 2 57 1 4 5 54 10 2 0 1 2 100%
3 Seasons 3696 55% 74% 33% 203 97% 0 845 40 785 23 85 83 59 16 1 4 7 4 2 1 2 71 1 5 5 66 12 4 1 2 2 100%
MLB Averages 57% 74% 32% 93% 83%

Advanced Fielding -- 3B*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA RHB% BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt Frc Tag Tot 1B 2B Hm Rly Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 543 53 GB LD LDs LDf bFld bF2O%
2012 HOU NL 23 229 60% 72% 31% 16 100% 0 2 1 0 1 16 13 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 100%
2013 HOU AL 24 81 22% 78% 31% 5 80% 0 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 HOU AL 25 253 56% 78% 34% 20 70% 0 2 2 0 0 12 10 2 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 565 53% 72% 35% 34 82% 0 7 7 0 0 22 21 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
2016 HOU AL 27 685 53% 75% 31% 53 91% 0 12 7 3 2 42 38 4 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 67%
5 Seasons 1813 53% 74% 33% 128 86% 0 26 19 4 3 93 83 9 0 1 5 1 2 2 3 4 2 0 4 0 0 0 4 75%
MLB Averages 57% 74% 32% 87% 63%

Advanced Fielding -- 2B*

Putouts Assists Errors Double Plays
Year Tm Lg Age PA RHB% BIP% GBIP% Fld F2O% FC Tot Cgt Frc Tag Tot 1B 2B Hm Rly Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 643 543 463 43 GB GBs GBr LD LDs LDf
2012 HOU NL 23 120 58% 67% 32% 15 100% 0 5 1 1 3 15 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
2013 HOU AL 24 302 50% 80% 37% 40 93% 0 17 5 12 0 38 37 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 2 1 0 6 1 5 0 0 0
2014 HOU AL 25 251 50% 77% 37% 28 89% 1 12 6 4 2 21 16 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 0 2 0 4 2 2 0 0 0
2015 HOU AL 26 439 56% 71% 33% 42 93% 1 17 4 11 2 38 34 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 7 1 3 2 1 7 3 4 0 0 0
2016 HOU AL 27 331 49% 74% 31% 32 78% 0 14 9 5 0 20 18 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 6 2 2 2 0 6 2 4 0 0 0
5 Seasons 1443 52% 74% 34% 157 90% 2 65 25 33 7 132 119 11 2 0 2 0 1 1 1 24 9 7 7 1 24 8 16 0 0 0
MLB Averages 57% 74% 32% 92%

Advanced Fielding -- LF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2014 HOU AL 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 50.0% 1 0 0.0% 0 60 55% 67% 28% 8 38%
2015 HOU AL 26 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 2 0 0 2 1 0 8 3 37.5% 5 0 0.0% 1 380 52% 72% 37% 40 55%
2016 HOU AL 27 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 8 7 0 2 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 14 11 78.6% 3 0 0.0% 1 474 60% 75% 41% 48 56%
3 Seasons 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 2 0 0 9 7 0 4 3 0 6 3 0 2 0 0 3 2 0 24 15 62.5% 9 0 0.0% 2 914 56% 73% 39% 96 54%
MLB Averages 63.5% 2.3% 57% 74% 38% 46%

Advanced Fielding -- RF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2014 HOU AL 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0% 100% 0% 0
1 Season 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0% 100% 0% 0
MLB Averages 46.7% 2.3% 57% 74% 38% 50%

Advanced Fielding -- CF*

Errors Assists Single w/ Runner on 1st Single w/ Runner on 2nd Double w/ Runner on 1st Flyout, <2out, Runner on 3rd Flyout, <2out, Runner on 2nd Baserunning Totals
Year Tm Lg Age Tot Cch Fld Thr ROE Tot 1B 2B 3B Hm Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Kill Opp Held Held% Adv Kill Kill% Aother PA RHB% BIP% FBIP% Fld F2O%
2016 HOU AL 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33% 67% 33% 0
1 Season 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 33% 67% 33% 0
MLB Averages 44.1% 1.8% 57% 74% 38% 53%



* - 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 1930 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

Assists as 1B s c a p y
2016 AL  69 (5th)

Errors Committed as 1B s c a p y
2016 AL  6 (5th)

Total Zone Runs as 1B s c a p y
2016 AL  9 (1st)
Active  11 (13th)
Career  11 (77th)

Range Factor/9Inn as 1Bs c a p y
2016 AL  9.43 (3rd)

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