MLB

Anthony Rizzo #44 - 1B

Chicago Cubs

  • Age: 25
  • DOB: 1989/08/08
  • POB: Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Height: 6-3 Weight: 240lbs
  • Bats/Throws: L/L
  • MLB Seasons: 3
  • Drafted by Boston in 2007 (6th round).
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Rizzo is hot (.364 in last 11AB).
GPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
Year to date12948681135231307165106449.278.375.514.889
On Pace16060310016729137888113155-.278.375.514.889

Scouting Report

AssetsGenerates great power, thanks to his big frame. His size is also an asset as a target at first base. Is willing to draw walks.
FlawsNeeds to cut down on his high number of strikeouts in order to maximize his run production as a big-league hitter.
Career potentialPower-hitting first baseman with good upside.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/05/31Missed 1 game (strained right hamstring).
2014/05/30Strained right hamstring, day-to-day.
2013/08/20Missed 1 game (illness).
2013/08/19Illness, day-to-day.
2013/05/12Signed by the Chicago Cubs to a seven-year contract extension.
2013/03/04Re-signed by the Chicago Cubs to a one-year contract.
2012/09/14Missed 1 game (bruised right shoulder).
2012/09/12Bruised right shoulder, day-to-day.
2012/06/26Recalled from Iowa (AAA).
2012/03/23Optioned to Iowa (AAA).
2012/03/05Re-signed by the Chicago Cubs to a one-year contract.
2012/01/06Acquired from the San Diego Padres.
2011/09/04Recalled from Tucson (AAA).
2011/07/22Optioned to Tucson (AAA).
2011/06/09Contract purchased from Tucson (AAA).
2011/03/11Assigned by the San Diego Padres to their minor league camp.
2010/12/06Acquired from the Baltimore Orioles.

Trades

2012/01/06Chicago Cubs traded Andrew Cashner and Kyung-Min Na to the San Diego Padres for Anthony Rizzo and Zach Cates.
2010/12/06San Diego Padres traded Adrian Gonzalez to the Boston Red Sox for Anthony Rizzo, Casey Kelly, Reymond Fuentes and a player to be named later (Eric Patterson - December 16, 2010).
2007/06/07Drafted by the Boston Red Sox in the 6th round in 2007.

Career Stats

YearTeamLeagueGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSEAVGOBPSLGOPS
2014Chicago CubsNL12948681135231307165106449.278.375.514.889
2013Chicago CubsNL16060671141402238076127655.233.323.419.742
2012Chicago CubsNL87337449615015482762324.285.342.463.805
2012IowaAAA7025748881822362235222-.342.405.6961.101
2011San DiegoNL4912891881192146212.141.281.242.523
2011TucsonAAA933566411834126101438976-.331.404.6521.056
2010PortlandAA1074146610930020804510071-.263.334.481.815
2010SalemA291172629120520163230-.248.333.479.812
2009SalemA5520023591603242539204.295.371.420.791
2009GreenvilleA6424540732109422560212.298.365.494.859
2008GreenvilleA218393160011315002.373.402.446.848
2007GCL Red SoxR62166001312000.286.375.429.804
TotalNL425155720539086469208189341151220.250.340.444.784
TotalAAA163613112206523491636614198-.336.405.6701.075
TotalAA1074146610930020804510071-.263.334.481.815
TotalA16964598192550179769146718.298.366.462.828
TotalR62166001312000.286.375.429.804

Legend:

GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage


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