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18 Luis Valbuena 3B

Houston Astros

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
53%27%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
31119.19640441
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2014CHC1494786811916516511312.341.435.249
2015HOU8431144611940327710.280.412.196

Player Updates

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Marwin Gonzalez replaces Luis Valbuena at third for Astros
by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com

Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena isn't in the starting lineup for Saturday's game, after starting 81 games at the hot corner this year. 

He's replaced by Marwin Gonzalez, who gets his 12th start of the year. 

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Astros' Marwin Gonzalez in for Luis Valbuena at third base
by Ruben Palacios | Staff Writer

Marwin Gonzalez will start at third base for the Astros on Sunday against the Rays over Luis Valbuena, who is presumably getting a day off.

Gonzalez is hitting .348 with two home runs and three RBI in July.

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Astros 3B Luis Valbuena back from three-game absence
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena returned to the starting lineup Thursday against the Indians after missing three straight starts due to a toe injury. 

Valbuena is batting .263 with a .566 slugging percentage, .944 OPS, two doubles, seven home runs, 15 RBI, 13 runs, 13 walks and 20 strikeouts in his last 21 games.

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Astros 3B Luis Valbuena remains sidelined on Wednesday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena continues to be bothered by a toe injury, and is out of the lineup on Wednesday against the Indians. Valbuena has missed the last two games with the injury, though there is still hope that he'll be able to return to the lineup on Thursday.

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Astros 3B Luis Valbuena (toe) still out on Tuesday
by Jason Lempert | Staff Writer

Astros third baseman Luis Valbuena remains out of the starting lineup on Tuesday due to a toe injury. Valbuena was also forced to miss Monday's contest with the ailment. Though, manager A.J. Hinch does believe Valbuena will be able to return at some point during the four-game series with the Indians. 

Marwin Gonzalez is once again drawing the start at third base while Valbuena heals up.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Third Basemen 17 67 48.38
Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs L.A. Angels3493 .359 .529 .265
vs Pomeranz (Career)000000
vs LHP96165 .264 .344 .167
Last 7 Games
  OPP AB R H HR RBI BB SB
7/18TEX3000000
7/19TEX5040400
7/21BOS4000000
7/22BOS3000000
7/24@KC3000010
7/26@KC4000000
7/28LAA3100000
Two Week Schedule
JULY /AUGUST
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26
@KC
L1-5
27
28
LAA
W10-5
29
LAA
8:10 pm
Tickets
30
LAA
8:10 pm
Tickets
31
Ariz
8:10 pm
Tickets
1
Ariz
7:10 pm
Tickets
2
Ariz
2:10 pm
Tickets
3
@Tex
8:05 pm
Tickets
4
@Tex
8:05 pm
Tickets
5
@Tex
8:05 pm
Tickets
6
@Oak
10:05 pm
Tickets
7
@Oak
10:05 pm
Tickets
8
@Oak
4:05 pm
Tickets
Fantasy Points by Week
6

20

17

23

10

20

6

6

17

17

22

21

13

3

8

0
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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2008SEA18496120141100 .315 .347 .245
2009CLE10336852921031268323 .298 .416 .250
2010CLE912752253224286112 .273 .258 .193
2011CLE174349111910 .227 .279 .209
2012CHC902652658428365502 .310 .340 .219
2013CHC10833134721237536314 .331 .378 .218
2014CHC1494786811916516511312 .341 .435 .249
2015HOU8431144611940327710 .280 .412 .196
Total 660212025647664213245472713 .308 .379 .225
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2008SEA2B16156221410111.000
2008SEASS10211011.000
2009CLE2B7775396162228664 .985
2009CLE3B10101001.000
2009CLESS2822115377356 .957
2010CLE2B7166363127232459 .989
2010CLE3B961731220 .882
2010CLESS542981745 .862
2010CLEOF1000000 ---
2011CLE2B119431924071.000
2011CLESS1000000 ---
2011CLEOF21220001.000
2012CHC2B52624011.000
2012CHC3B827218945137718 .963
2013CHC2B65261313041.000
2013CHC3B948521356150713 .967
2013CHCOF1000000 ---
2014CHC2B2117652441041.000
2014CHC3B12410528978202917 .969
2015HOU3B848320546154518 .976
Total  6205672023644133049228 .976
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2008SEA501700100
2009CLE25315322008
2010CLE1207122315
2011CLE001200000
2012CHC2009020016
2013CHC15112521444
2014CHC33420811248
2015HOU100128205010
Total 1208804116151041
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2003 R-Aguirre501672638114122202533 .323 .359 .228
2004 R-Aguirre6121644782462342715119 .444 .556 .361
2005AAA-Tacoma340000001200 .200 .000 .000
2005 A-Everett74287477510312513137146 .333 .443 .261
2006 A-Inl. Empire431631841101210142613 .315 .362 .252
2006 A-Wisconsin8932545931663384444217 .371 .400 .286
2007 AA-West Tenn1224445510623311444883106 .311 .378 .239
2008AAA-Tacoma582124164902202832104 .383 .373 .302
2008 AA-West Tenn702404373122940313784 .381 .483 .304
2009AAA-Columbus2278152542313161333 .436 .538 .321
2010AAA-Columbus Clippers2596233081620192120 .427 .604 .313
2011AAA-Columbus Clippers113420641272201775469663 .372 .476 .302
2012AAA-Iowa Cubs582113864171831285011 .378 .507 .303
2013R-AZL Cubs272520031110 .7501.000 .714
2013AFX-Kane County Cougars130100001--00 .500 .333 .333
Total 791287346182016829764013554829149 .358 .443 .285
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-10/200
Birthdate:
11/30/1985
Age:
29
Hometown:
Sucre, Zulia, Venezuela
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Team:
Houston Astros
College:
No College
MLB Experience:
8
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