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Kyle Seager

Kyle Duerr Seager

Positions: Third Baseman and Second Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 210 lb.

Born: November 3, 1987 in Charlotte, NC
High School: Northwest Cabarrus HS (Concord, NC)
School: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, NC)
Drafted
by the Seattle Mariners in the 3rd round of the 2009 amateur draft.
Signed July 2, 2009. (All Transactions)
Debut: July 7, 2011 (Age 23.246, 17,608th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2011 season [*]
Team: Mariners 2011-2014
2015 Contract Status: Signed thru 2021, 7 yrs/$100M (15-21) (details) [*]
Service Time (01/2015): 3.085, Free Agent: 2022 [*], Agents: Jet Sports 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 23 SEA AL 53 201 182 22 47 13 0 3 13 3 1 13 36 .258 .312 .379 .691 98 69 4 2 2 2 0 56/4
2012 24 SEA AL 155 651 594 62 154 35 1 20 86 13 5 46 110 .259 .316 .423 .738 108 251 9 5 2 4 1 *54/D
2013 25 SEA AL 160 695 615 79 160 32 2 22 69 9 3 68 122 .260 .338 .426 .764 118 262 8 7 0 5 1 *5
2014 ★ 26 SEA AL 159 654 590 71 158 27 4 25 96 7 5 52 118 .268 .334 .454 .788 127 268 12 8 1 3 3 *5/D AS,MVP-20,GG
4 Yrs 527 2201 1981 234 519 107 7 70 264 32 14 179 386 .262 .328 .429 .757 116 850 33 22 5 14 5
162 Game Avg. 162 677 609 72 160 33 2 22 81 10 4 55 119 .262 .328 .429 .757 116 261 10 7 2 4 2

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 23 SEA AL 53 201 1 -0 -1 -1 1 0 0.1 8 8 0.8 .501 .500 0.9 0.1 9 56/4
2012 24 SEA AL 155 651 6 -1 -0 -4 3 4 0.4 24 28 2.8 .503 .502 3.3 -0.1 32 $484,300 *54/D
2013 25 SEA AL 160 695 16 0 0 -8 3 11 1.4 24 35 3.7 .507 .507 4.4 -0.4 43 $510,400 *5
2014 ★ 26 SEA AL 159 654 19 -2 -1 10 3 29 3.5 23 52 5.8 .520 .520 4.5 1.7 42 $540,100 *5/D AS,MVP-20,GG
4 Seasons 527 2201 42 -3 -3 -3 10 44 5.3 80 123 13.1 .509 .509 13.1 1.2 126 $1,534,800

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 23 SEA AL 201 144 22 4.1 90 .303 .258 .246 .312 .310 .379 .390 .691 .700 98 .446 0.3 0.0 .614 .203 .121 3.0
2012 24 SEA AL 651 460 80 4.7 92 .286 .259 .247 .316 .310 .423 .397 .738 .707 108 .508 7.6 0.8 .683 .254 .163 15.8
2013 25 SEA AL 695 471 93 5.3 90 .290 .260 .247 .338 .310 .426 .391 .764 .701 118 .570 16.8 1.7 .736 .286 .166 12.8
2014 26 SEA AL 654 453 89 5.3 88 .296 .268 .248 .334 .310 .454 .382 .788 .692 127 .592 19.9 2.0 .735 .278 .186 10.9
4 Yrs 2201 1528 284 5.0 90 .292 .262 .247 .328 .310 .429 .390 .757 .700 116 .548 44.6 4.4 .708 .267 .167 43.9
162 Game Avg. 677 470 87 5.0 90 .292 .262 .247 .328 .310 .429 .390 .757 .700 116 .548 14 1 .708 .267 .167 13

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 SEA AL 26 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .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 23 SEA AL 201 1.5% 17.9% 6.5% 8.0% 34% 2.77 5.1 60.7 14.0 0.47 0.59 72% 23% 3.4% 12%
2012 24 SEA AL 651 3.1% 16.9% 7.1% 8.6% 36% 2.39 5.4 29.7 6.9 0.55 0.69 72% 23% 7.2% 12%
2013 25 SEA AL 695 3.2% 17.6% 9.8% 8.1% 35% 1.79 5.0 28.0 8.9 0.55 0.64 68% 25% 8.2% 17%
2014 26 SEA AL 654 3.8% 18.0% 8.0% 8.6% 35% 2.27 5.0 23.6 6.1 0.62 0.76 69% 28% 9.8% 13%
4 Yrs 2201 3.2% 17.5% 8.1% 8.4% 36% 2.16 5.1 28.3 7.5 0.56 0.68 70% 25% 7.9% 14%
MLB Averages 2.5% 19.7% 7.9% 7.4% 33% 2.48 4.6 36.1 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 23 SEA AL 0.3 0.0 208 -0.8 2.9 -3.7 .99 -0.3 -0.4 -6.2 -0.6 0.90 -1.5 1.25 3
2012 24 SEA AL 7.6 0.8 676 1.9 12.6 -10.7 .99 -0.1 2.1 14.3 1.5 0.92 2.6 1.14 2
2013 25 SEA AL 16.8 1.7 726 2.3 13.5 -11.1 .96 1.1 1.3 15.7 1.6 0.90 11.4 2.38 2
2014 26 SEA AL 19.9 2.0 673 1.1 12.6 -11.5 1.00 0.7 0.4 22.7 2.4 0.95 16.3 2.93 1
4 Yrs 44.6 4.4 2283 4.7 41.6 -37.0 .98 1.5 3.3 46.5 4.8 0.92 28.8 1.72 8

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 23 SEA AL 3 0 32% 74 3 1 75% 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 5 36% 6 3 3 4 2 2 4 4 0
2012 24 SEA AL 3 0 23% 215 13 5 72% 13 5 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0 3 0 0 10 33% 20 15 5 12 6 6 13 9 4
2013 25 SEA AL 4 0 27% 265 9 3 75% 9 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 7 0 3 1 3 21 51% 32 18 14 9 5 3 20 6 14
2014 26 SEA AL 4 0 24% 218 7 5 58% 6 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 12 0 6 4 2 14 43% 28 15 11 6 4 2 13 5 7
4 Yrs 14 0 25% 772 32 14 70% 30 13 2 1 0 0 7 4 24 0 13 5 6 50 43% 86 51 33 31 17 13 50 24 25

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 23 SEA AL 201 79% 47 2 0 3 0 0 0 1.25 3 0 4 3 0 0 3 0 2 2 100% 31 4 13% 13 6 46% 115 11 10% 6 4 67% 6 2 33% 0
2012 24 SEA AL 651 64% 154 9 1 2 1 0 0 1.14 20 0 16 13 7 5 15 0 2 2 100% 112 9 8% 56 13 23% 372 66 18% 30 13 43% 21 13 62% 0
2013 25 SEA AL 695 63% 160 14 2 2 1 0 1 2.38 22 1 8 12 10 8 14 0 1 0 0% 137 8 6% 57 15 26% 356 47 13% 21 12 57% 30 13 43% 0
2014 26 SEA AL 654 64% 158 11 1 1 0 0 0 2.93 25 0 15 21 4 16 9 0 1 1 100% 104 12 12% 40 9 23% 380 73 19% 31 20 65% 12 7 58% 0
4 Yrs 2201 65% 519 36 4 8 2 0 1 1.72 70 1 43 49 21 29 41 0 6 5 83% 384 33 9% 166 43 26% 1223 197 16% 88 49 56% 69 35 51% 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 23 SEA AL 201 733 3.65 473 64.5% 24.5% 12.7% 31.1% 31.7% 75.5% 0.0% 48.7% 83.2% 29.4% 6.5% 13 0 18.9% 38 17 7.0% 14 9 6 30 16.7% 0 0 0
2012 24 SEA AL 651 2361 3.63 1493 63.3% 24.7% 13.9% 28.5% 32.8% 75.3% 0.5% 47.7% 81.5% 28.9% 3.8% 25 5 14.6% 95 51 8.1% 53 34 28 82 25.5% 0 0 0
2013 25 SEA AL 697 2823 4.05 1716 60.9% 30.9% 12.7% 27.3% 29.0% 69.1% 0.4% 42.0% 81.6% 22.4% 6.9% 48 4 15.6% 109 39 11.2% 78 50 26 96 21.3% 0 0 0
2014 26 SEA AL 657 2563 3.90 1563 61.2% 32.2% 13.2% 24.1% 30.5% 67.8% 0.7% 41.4% 80.5% 21.6% 6.4% 42 7 16.0% 105 37 9.6% 63 41 29 89 24.6% 0 0 0
4 Yrs 2206 8480 3.84 5245 62.0% 29.0% 13.2% 27.1% 30.8% 71.0% 0.5% 44.0% 81.4% 24.7% 5.8% 128 16 15.7% 347 144 9.4% 208 134 89 297 23.1% 0 0 0
MLB Averages 3.82 63.9% 27.7% 15.8% 27.1% 29.4% 72.3% 1.4% 46.2% 78.1% 26.9% 4.6% 13.8% 8.3% 24.1%

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 23 53 201 182 22 47 13 0 3 13 3 1 13 36 .258 .312 .379 .691 98 69 4 2 2 2 0
2012 24 208 852 776 84 201 48 1 23 99 16 6 59 146 .259 .315 .412 .727 106 320 13 7 4 6 1
2013 25 368 1547 1391 163 361 80 3 45 168 25 9 127 268 .260 .325 .418 .744 111 582 21 14 4 11 2
2014 26 527 2201 1981 234 519 107 7 70 264 32 14 179 386 .262 .328 .429 .757 116 850 33 22 5 14 5

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 23 53 207 187 26 52 14 0 3 15 3 14 36 .278 .332 .401 .733 25 53
2012 24 155 668 607 71 167 38 1 22 99 14 50 110 .275 .333 .450 .783 90 155
2013 25 160 722 633 94 178 36 2 24 82 10 76 122 .281 .363 .458 .821 104 160
2014 26 159 678 607 84 175 30 4 28 114 8 58 118 .288 .357 .489 .847 104 159
4 Yrs 527 2275 2034 275 572 118 7 77 310 35 198 386 .281 .350 .460 .809 323 527
162 Game Avg. 162 699 625 85 176 36 2 24 95 11 61 119 .281 .350 .460 .809 99 527



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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

MVP (yr lg (rk, shr))
2014 AL (20, 0%)
0.00 Career Shares (1766th)

Gold Gloves
2014 AL (3B)

Weekly Awards (yr-week lg award)
2014 Apr 27th AL Player of the Week
2014 Jun 29th AL Player of the Week

WAR Position Playerss c a p y
2014 AL  5.8 (10th)

Games Played s c a p y
2013 AL  160 (4th)
2014 AL  159 (4th)

Plate Appearances s c a p y
2013 AL  695 (9th)

             

Hall Of Fame Statistics

Player rank in (·)

Gray InkBatting - 2 (2197), Average HOFer ≈ 144
Hall of Fame MonitorBatting - 5 (1584), Likely HOFer ≈ 100
Hall of Fame StandardsBatting - 9 (1730), Average HOFer ≈ 50
JAWS Third Base (162nd), 13.1 career WAR/13.1 7yr-peak WAR/13.1 JAWS
Average HOF 3B (out of 13) = 67.4 career WAR/42.7 7yr-peak WAR/55.0 JAWS

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