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Anthony Rizzo

Anthony Vincent Rizzo (twitter: @ARizzo44)

Position: First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 240 lb.

Born: August 8, 1989 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
High School: Stoneman-Douglas HS (Parkland, FL)
Drafted
by the Boston Red Sox in the 6th round of the 2007 amateur draft.
Signed August 15, 2007. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 9, 2011 (Age 21.305, 17,584th in MLB history)   vs. WSN 2 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2012 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cubs/Padres 2011-2015
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2019, 7 yrs/$41M (13-19) & 20-21 team option (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 2.168, Free Agent: 2020 [*], Agents: Sports One Athlete Management [*]
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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 SDP NL 49 153 128 9 18 8 1 1 9 2 1 21 46 .141 .281 .242 .523 51 31 2 4 0 0 1 3
2012 22 CHC NL 87 368 337 44 96 15 0 15 48 3 2 27 62 .285 .342 .463 .805 116 156 7 3 0 1 1 3
2013 23 CHC NL 160 690 606 71 141 40 2 23 80 6 5 76 127 .233 .323 .419 .742 103 254 12 6 0 2 7 *3
2014 ★ 24 CHC NL 140 616 524 89 150 28 1 32 78 5 4 73 116 .286 .386 .527 .913 152 276 8 15 0 4 7 *3 AS,MVP-10
2015 25 CHC NL 22 98 74 17 24 4 0 3 10 6 2 15 12 .324 .480 .500 .980 173 37 2 8 0 1 2 *3
5 Yrs 458 1925 1669 230 429 95 4 74 225 22 14 212 363 .257 .352 .452 .803 120 754 31 36 0 8 18
162 Game Avg. 162 681 590 81 152 34 1 26 80 8 5 75 128 .257 .352 .452 .803 120 267 11 13 0 3 6
CHC (4 yrs) 409 1772 1541 221 411 87 3 73 216 20 13 191 317 .267 .358 .469 .827 126 723 29 32 0 8 17
SDP (1 yr) 49 153 128 9 18 8 1 1 9 2 1 21 46 .141 .281 .242 .523 51 31 2 4 0 0 1

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 SDP NL 49 153 -6 -2 1 2 -2 -7 -0.8 5 -2 -0.3 .483 .495 -0.6 -0.0 -5 3
2012 22 CHC NL 87 368 10 0 1 4 -5 10 1.1 11 21 2.2 .512 .507 1.7 -0.1 17 3
2013 23 CHC NL 160 690 3 -3 1 16 -9 7 0.6 22 29 2.8 .505 .505 1.0 0.6 13 $750,000 *3
2014 ★ 24 CHC NL 140 616 37 -2 -0 6 -8 32 3.3 19 51 5.2 .525 .522 4.6 -0.4 45 $1,250,000 *3 AS,MVP-10
2015 25 CHC NL 22 98 9 -1 -0 1 -1 9 0.9 3 12 1.2 .542 .506 1.1 -0.1 11 $5,000,000 *3
5 Seasons 458 1925 53 -8 2 29 -25 51 5.1 60 111 11.0 .512 .510 7.8 0.1 82 $7,000,000
CHC (4 yrs) 409 1772 59 -6 1 27 -23 58 5.9 55 113 11.3 .516 .511 8.4 0.1 86 $7,000,000
SDP (1 yr) 49 153 -6 -2 1 2 -2 -7 -0.8 5 -2 -0.3 .483 .495 -0.6 -0.0 -5

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 SDP NL 153 113 10 2.4 92 .210 .141 .251 .281 .317 .242 .390 .523 .708 51 .242 -7.7 -0.8 .504 .273 .102 1.3
2012 22 CHC NL 368 251 53 5.6 102 .310 .285 .262 .342 .328 .463 .415 .805 .743 116 .602 6.9 0.7 .748 .261 .178 5.0
2013 23 CHC NL 690 484 83 4.6 98 .258 .233 .260 .323 .325 .419 .404 .742 .730 103 .532 3.3 0.3 .699 .314 .186 9.5
2014 24 CHC NL 616 390 111 7.7 96 .311 .286 .259 .386 .323 .527 .399 .913 .722 152 .749 39.1 4.0 .946 .382 .240 8.6
2015 25 CHC NL 98 55 20 9.7 97 .350 .324 .258 .480 .322 .500 .402 .980 .724 173 .815 9.6 1.0 1.185 .432 .176 4.0
5 Yrs 1925 1293 277 5.8 98 .286 .257 .259 .352 .324 .452 .404 .803 .728 120 .628 51.2 5.2 .786 .327 .195 33.9
162 Game Avg. 681 457 98 5.8 98 .286 .257 .259 .352 .324 .452 .404 .803 .728 120 .628 18 2 .786 .327 .195 12
CHC (4 yrs) 1772 1180 267 6.1 98 .292 .267 .260 .358 .325 .469 .405 .827 .730 126 .651 58.8 5.9 .813 .331 .202 31.4
SDP (1 yr) 153 113 10 2.4 92 .210 .141 .251 .281 .317 .242 .390 .523 .708 51 .242 -7.7 -0.8 .504 .273 .102 1.3

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
2014 CHC NL 24 1 1 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
2011 21 SDP NL 153 0.7% 30.1% 13.7% 6.5% 56% 2.19 2.8 128.0 14.2 0.71 1.00 53% 16% 2.3% 10%
2012 22 CHC NL 368 4.1% 16.9% 7.3% 8.2% 31% 2.30 5.4 22.5 7.0 0.88 1.24 71% 23% 11.3% 9%
2013 23 CHC NL 690 3.3% 18.4% 11.0% 9.4% 46% 1.67 4.8 26.3 7.6 0.75 0.97 66% 24% 9.4% 11%
2014 24 CHC NL 616 5.2% 18.8% 11.9% 9.9% 41% 1.59 4.5 16.4 6.7 0.58 0.92 62% 27% 14.5% 14%
2015 25 CHC NL 98 3.1% 12.2% 15.3% 7.1% 29% 0.80 6.2 24.7 7.4 0.74 1.00 61% 29% 10.7% 20%
5 Yrs 1925 3.8% 18.9% 11.0% 9.0% 40% 1.71 4.6 22.6 7.4 0.72 1.01 64% 25% 11.1% 12%
MLB Averages 2.5% 19.7% 7.9% 7.4% 33% 2.49 4.6 36.2 8.5 0.83 1.10 68% 21% 7.5% 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 SDP NL -7.7 -0.8 157 -0.7 2.0 -2.8 1.02 -0.6 -0.2 -7.8 -0.8 0.98 -6.1 0.45 6
2012 22 CHC NL 6.9 0.7 378 0.9 6.6 -5.7 .93 0.7 0.3 9.4 0.9 0.86 8.6 1.91 2
2013 23 CHC NL 1.8 0.2 708 1.1 13.1 -12.0 1.01 0.8 0.3 13.7 1.4 0.93 12.2 0.48 1
2014 24 CHC NL 38.4 3.9 634 4.0 13.4 -9.4 1.01 4.6 -0.6 35.5 3.6 0.89 43.0 0
2015 25 CHC NL 9.6 1.0 108 1.8 2.9 -1.1 1.08 0.9 0.7 10.0 1.0 0.97 9.4 0
5 Yrs 49.0 4.9 1985 7.0 38.0 -31.0 1.00 6.4 0.6 60.9 6.0 0.91 67.1 0.78 9

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 SDP NL 3 0 19% 52 2 1 67% 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 33% 7 5 2 0 0 0 5 2 2
2012 22 CHC NL 6 0 26% 130 3 2 60% 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 1 2 1 6 41% 14 9 5 9 5 4 11 5 5
2013 23 CHC NL 6 0 24% 237 6 5 55% 5 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 10 2 1 2 5 15 38% 28 21 7 11 5 5 11 3 7
2014 24 CHC NL 4 0 28% 265 5 4 56% 3 4 2 0 0 0 2 1 6 2 2 0 2 16 34% 40 31 9 9 6 2 19 4 12
2015 25 CHC NL 2 0 32% 45 6 2 75% 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 1 3 35% 6 4 1 3 2 1 8 3 4
5 Yrs 21 0 26% 729 22 14 61% 16 12 6 2 0 0 5 2 26 6 5 5 10 40 37% 95 70 24 32 18 12 54 17 30

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 SDP NL 153 78% 18 0 0 6 1 0 1 0.45 1 0 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 32 2 6% 16 3 19% 96 8 8% 7 3 43% 7 2 29% 0
2012 22 CHC NL 368 71% 96 7 0 2 0 0 0 1.91 15 1 5 11 4 7 8 0 0 0 74 7 9% 26 8 31% 197 34 17% 24 14 58% 13 8 62% 0
2013 23 CHC NL 690 69% 141 9 0 1 0 0 0 0.48 23 0 14 16 7 13 10 0 0 0 138 12 9% 49 21 43% 415 61 15% 29 15 52% 23 14 61% 0
2014 24 CHC NL 616 72% 150 11 3 0 0 0 0 32 0 10 24 8 14 18 0 0 0 102 8 8% 46 16 35% 316 49 16% 37 21 57% 21 10 48% 0
2015 25 CHC NL 98 80% 24 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 23 2 9% 6 3 50% 57 8 14% 7 4 57% 4 3 75% 0
5 Yrs 1925 72% 429 29 4 9 1 0 1 0.78 74 1 34 54 20 37 37 0 0 0 369 31 8% 143 51 36% 1081 160 15% 104 57 55% 68 37 54% 0
MLB Averages 55% 68% 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 SDP NL 153 600 3.92 372 62.2% 25.3% 25.5% 27.2% 22.0% 74.7% 0.9% 46.5% 65.8% 34.6% 7.8% 12 0 17.0% 26 9 11.8% 18 7 8 38 17.4% 0 0 0
2012 22 CHC NL 368 1339 3.64 885 66.3% 23.6% 15.9% 29.3% 31.2% 76.4% 0.9% 50.6% 79.1% 36.4% 3.5% 13 4 12.0% 44 21 6.0% 22 9 14 48 22.6% 0 0 0
2013 23 CHC NL 692 2615 3.78 1621 62.6% 28.1% 15.7% 26.5% 29.7% 71.9% 2.4% 45.0% 78.1% 32.8% 6.5% 45 7 15.2% 105 29 11.8% 82 36 32 95 25.2% 0 0 0
2014 24 CHC NL 617 2478 4.02 1522 62.1% 29.0% 16.0% 27.9% 27.1% 71.0% 2.7% 44.1% 77.4% 26.9% 6.5% 40 8 16.2% 100 39 12.6% 78 31 20 96 17.2% 0 0 0
2015 25 CHC NL 98 414 4.22 217 53.4% 30.4% 13.4% 27.2% 29.0% 69.6% 4.1% 37.2% 80.8% 23.5% 9.2% 9 2 29.6% 29 13 15.3% 15 6 7 5 58.3% 0 0 0
5 Yrs 1928 7446 3.86 4617 62.5% 27.4% 16.5% 27.6% 28.5% 72.6% 2.3% 45.4% 77.2% 31.3% 6.2% 119 21 15.8% 304 111 11.2% 215 89 81 282 22.3% 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.9% 27.7% 15.9% 27.1% 29.4% 72.3% 1.4% 46.2% 78.1% 26.9% 4.6% 13.8% 8.3% 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 49 153 128 9 18 8 1 1 9 2 1 21 46 .141 .281 .242 .523 51 31 2 4 0 0 1
2012 22 136 521 465 53 114 23 1 16 57 5 3 48 108 .245 .324 .402 .727 98 187 9 7 0 1 2
2013 23 296 1211 1071 124 255 63 3 39 137 11 8 124 235 .238 .324 .412 .735 101 441 21 13 0 3 9
2014 24 436 1827 1595 213 405 91 4 71 215 16 12 197 351 .254 .345 .450 .794 118 717 29 28 0 7 16
2015 25 458 1925 1669 230 429 95 4 74 225 22 14 212 363 .257 .352 .452 .803 120 754 31 36 0 8 18

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 49 155 129 10 19 8 1 1 10 2 22 46 .147 .290 .248 .538 9 49
2012 22 87 371 339 46 98 15 0 15 50 3 28 62 .289 .348 .466 .814 55 87
2013 23 160 699 612 76 147 42 2 24 86 6 79 127 .240 .332 .433 .765 87 160
2014 24 140 630 533 98 159 30 1 34 85 5 77 116 .298 .400 .550 .950 113 140
2015 25 22 102 76 19 26 4 0 3 11 6 16 12 .342 .500 .513 1.013 18 22
5 Yrs 458 1957 1689 249 449 99 4 77 242 22 222 363 .266 .362 .466 .828 282 458
162 Game Avg. 162 692 597 88 159 35 1 27 86 8 79 128 .266 .362 .466 .828 100 458



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

MVP (yr lg (rk, shr))
2014 NL (10, 9%)
0.09 Career Shares (973rd)

Monthly Awards (yr-month lg award)
2012 July NL Rookie of the Month

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2014 Jul 20th NL Player of the Week

Offensive WARs c a p y
2015 NL  1.1 (8th)

On-Base% s c a p y
2014 NL  .386 (4th)
2015 NL  .480 (1st)

Slugging % s c a p y
2014 NL  .527 (4th)

On-Base Plus Slugging s c a p y
2014 NL  .913 (3rd)
2015 NL  .980 (6th)

Games Played s c a p y
2013 NL  160 (5th)

At Bats s c a p y
2013 NL  606 (8th)

Plate Appearances s c a p y
2013 NL  690 (8th)

Runs Scored s c a p y
2014 NL  89 (10th)
2015 NL  17 (7th)

Total Bases s c a p y
2014 NL  276 (8th)

Doubles s c a p y
2013 NL  40 (5th)

Home Runs s c a p y
2014 NL  32 (2nd)

Bases on Balls s c a p y
2013 NL  76 (6th)
2014 NL  73 (9th)
2015 NL  15 (6th)

Stolen Bases s c a p y
2015 NL  6 (5th)

Adjusted OPS+ s c a p y
2014 NL  151 (3rd)
2015 NL  173 (6th)

Runs Created s c a p y
2014 NL  111 (3rd)
2015 NL  20 (6th)

Adj. Batting Runs s c a p y
2014 NL  38 (3rd)
2015 NL  10 (7th)

Adj. Batting Wins s c a p y
2014 NL  3.9 (3rd)
2015 NL  1.0 (7th)

Extra Base Hits s c a p y
2013 NL  65 (5th)
2014 NL  61 (10th)

Times On Base s c a p y
2015 NL  47 (2nd)

Offensive Win % s c a p y
2014 NL  .749 (3rd)
2015 NL  .815 (6th)

Hit By Pitch s c a p y
2014 NL  15 (5th)
2015 NL  8 (1st)

Intentional Bases on Balls s c a p y
2015 NL  2 (8th)

Caught Stealing s c a p y
2015 NL  2 (4th)

Power-Speed # s c a p y
2015 NL  4.0 (4th)

AB per HR s c a p y
2014 NL  16.4 (2nd)

Outs Made s c a p y
2013 NL  484 (4th)

Base-Out Runs Added (RE24)s c a p y
2014 NL  35.55 (7th)
2015 NL  10.03 (8th)

Win Probability Added (WPA)s c a p y
2014 NL  4.0 (7th)
2015 NL  1.8 (3rd)

Situ. Wins Added (WPA/LI)s c a p y
2014 NL  4.6 (3rd)
2015 NL  0.9 (10th)

Base-Out Wins Added (REW)s c a p y
2014 NL  3.6 (8th)
2015 NL  1.0 (9th)

             

Statistics like WPA, REW and RE24 are computed from play-by-play data which is only complete from 1974 to the present. From 1938-1973, the data is incomplete, though for most seasons only less than 20 games per season total are missing. Please see our page on data coverage for a full view of the data used to create these leaderboards.

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 25 (925), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 6 (1457), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 12 (1426), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS First Base (182nd), 11.0 career WAR/11.0 7yr-peak WAR/11.0 JAWS
Average HOF 1B (out of 19) = 65.9 career WAR/42.4 7yr-peak WAR/54.2 JAWS

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