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James McCann

25-Year-Old Catcher – Detroit Tigers

2015 Stats

AVG

.254

HR

3

RBI

15

R

14

SB

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After showing growth at the Triple-A level last season, McCann was rewarded with a September promotion. The 2011 second-round pick made nine appearances for the Tigers in September, hitting .250 with ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 210   DOB: 6/13/1990   BORN: Santa Barbara, CA   COLLEGE: Arkansas   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Tigers in August of 2011.

June 28, 2015  –  James McCann News

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McCann hit a solo homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to cap a comeback win over the White Sox on Sunday afternoon. He finished 2-for-4 with one RBI.

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James McCann Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2011 21 R GUL 5 16 14 1 5 2 1 0 1 6 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 .357 .438 .643 1.081
2011 21 A WES 9 38 34 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 12 0 1 1 .059 .132 .088 .220
2012 22 A+ LAK 45 177 160 24 46 10 10 0 0 20 3 0 10 29 0 2 5 .288 .345 .350 .695
2012 22 AA ERI 64 230 220 15 44 14 12 0 2 19 2 2 8 44 1 1 0 .200 .227 .282 .509
2013 23 AA ERI 119 486 441 50 122 39 30 1 8 54 3 3 30 85 1 7 7 .277 .328 .404 .732
2014 24 AAA TOL 109 460 417 49 123 41 34 0 7 54 9 2 25 90 2 7 9 .295 .343 .427 .770
2014 24 MAJ DET 9 12 12 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .583
2015 25 MAJ DET 52 183 169 14 43 15 10 2 3 15 0 0 9 42 3 1 1 .254 .294 .391 .685
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3-Year Averages     9 12 12 2 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 .250 .250 .333 .583

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James McCann Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jun. 28 CWS 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .294 .391 .685
Jun. 27 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 26 CWS Did not play.
Jun. 25 CWS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .290 .370 .660
Jun. 24 @Cle Did not play.
Jun. 23 @Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .289 .374 .663
Jun. 22 @Cle 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .296 .384 .680
Jun. 21 @NYY Did not play.
Jun. 20 @NYY 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .293 .381 .674
Jun. 19 @NYY Did not play.
Jun. 18 @Cin Did not play.
Jun. 17 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .288 .377 .665
Jun. 16 Cin 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .290 .388 .678
Jun. 15 Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .285 .389 .674
Jun. 14 Cle Did not play.
Jun. 13 Cle 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .293 .400 .693
Jun. 12 Cle 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .301 .412 .713
Jun. 10 ChC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .300 .398 .698
Jun. 9 ChC 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .304 .405 .709
Jun. 7 @CWS 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .306 .402 .708
Jun. 6 @CWS 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .315 .415 .730
Jun. 5 @CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .304 .398 .702
Jun. 4 Oak 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .311 .409 .720
Jun. 3 Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281 .314 .412 .726
Jun. 2 Oak 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .288 .322 .423 .745
May. 31 @LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .278 .313 .407 .720
May. 30 @LAA 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .286 .324 .419 .743
May. 29 @LAA 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .284 .318 .412 .730
May. 28 @LAA 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .290 .317 .420 .737
May. 27 @Oak Did not play.
Last 7 Days 14 2 3 1 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 .214 .313 .500 .813
Last 14 Days 29 3 6 1 0 1 2 4 9 0 0 0 1 0 .207 .294 .345 .639
Last 30 Days 73 4 16 5 1 1 5 5 22 0 0 1 1 0 .219 .275 .356 .631

James McCann: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 51
2014 6 1

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James McCann Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015394250.308.564.936
201461001.167.167.333

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015130101100.238.338.609
201461000.333.500.833

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015889260.227.375.628
201450000.200.400.600

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015815190.284.407.744
201472001.286.286.571
James McCann Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 21 R GUL 16 14 6.3% 6.3% 1.00 93% .333 .286
2011 21 A WES 38 34 5.3% 31.6% 0.17 65% .091 .029
2012 22 A+ LAK 177 160 5.6% 16.4% 0.34 82% .351 .062
2012 22 AA ERI 230 220 3.5% 19.1% 0.18 80% .241 .082
2013 23 AA ERI 486 441 6.2% 17.5% 0.35 81% .328 .127
2014 24 AAA TOL 460 417 5.4% 19.6% 0.28 78% .363 .132
2014 24 MAJ DET 12 12 0% 16.7% 0.00 83% .300 .083
2015 25 MAJ DET 183 169 4.9% 23% 0.21 75% .323 .137
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3-Year Averages     12 12 0% 16.7% 0.00 83% .300 .083

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2015 Stat Review for James McCann    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.254 AVG
WEAK
75% Contact Rate
POOR
.323 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.391 SLG
WEAK
.137 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.21 BB/K
TERRIBLE
4.9% BB Rate
POOR
23.0% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

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.685 OPS
WEAK
.294 OBP
POOR

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James McCann: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

McCann is not in the starting lineup for Friday's game against the White Sox.

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McCann is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Indians.

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McCann is not in the lineup Sunday against the Yankees.

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McCann is out of the lineup Sunday against the Indians.

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McCann is out of the lineup Thursday against the Athletics.

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McCann went 2-for-3 with a double in Tuesday's loss to Oakland.

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McCann will sit Wednesday against the Athletics.

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McCann will be out of the lineup Sunday against the Astros.

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McCann went 2-for-5 with his second homer of the year and two runs scored in Thursday's win over Houston.

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McCann is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Brewers.

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McCann went 3-for-4 with a two-run double in the 10-4 win against the Cardinals on Friday.

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McCann is out of the lineup Thursday against the Twins.

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McCann will see the bulk of the starts behind the plate while Alex Avila (knee) is on the DL, MLive.com reports.

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2012

The Tigers selected McCann with the 76th pick of the 2011 MLB Entry Draft. He profiles as a solid defensive player behind the plate, but he needs to improve at the plate before cracking any fantasy radars. The 21-year-old backstop hit just .146/.222/.250 in his first season of pro ball.