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9 Drew Butera C

Kansas City Royals

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
1%0%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
1234.28516180
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2015KC551079211562601.252.252.196
2016KC2123183541683600.328.480.285

Player Updates

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Royals' Drew Butera: Signs two-year deal with Royals
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Butera signed a two-year contract with the Royals on Friday, Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star reports.

He played sparingly behind Salvador Perez last season but Butera fared well when given an opportunity, as he hit .285/.328/.480 in 133 plate appearances. It was his first season with an OPS above .550. Butera is probably in line for a similar workload in 2017.

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Royals' Drew Butera: Struggling during little action
by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

Butera has just two starts and is batting 1-for-7 (.143) in August.

Even with starter Salvador Perez hitting just .198 since June 29, Butera is on pace for his fewest games started in a month since April, and unlike earlier in the year, he's struggling to produce offensively, going 6-for-25 with 10 strikeouts since July 1.

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Royals' Drew Butera: Sees occasional starts as backup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Butera is hitting .286/.355/.518 after playing in 25 games this season.

Serving as the backup to Salvador Perez, Butera's time behind the plate is very limited. However, when called upon, Butera has managed to put together respectable numbers. He's contributed 10 runs, and of his 16 hits, nine have been for extra bases.

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Royals' Drew Butera: Sluggs first homer of season Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Butera went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run and a strikeout against Cleveland on Thursday.

Butera has seen an increase in his playing considering the quad injury of Salvador Perez, and he finally went yard for the first time this season. Butera doesn't have much value as a primary backup catcher who sees time only due to an injury, but he's making the most of his opportunities with a .306 average and 11 hits in 36 at-bats this season.

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Royals' Drew Butera: Goes hitless with strikeout
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Butera went 0-for-3 with a strikeout in Game 1 of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Red Sox.

Butera's role remains as the Royal's backup catcher but he's made the most of the opportunities given to him as he's collected four hits -- three of them doubles -- in 13 total at bats. Given the limited game-action he sees, however, he's not a good play in any fantasy format.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Catchers 71 48 4.83
Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Cleveland1982 .4501.000 .421
vs Tomlin (Career)410 .250.250.250
vs RHP92294 .357 .533 .315
Last 7 Games
  OPP AB R H HR RBI BB SB
9/12OAK3110000
9/19CHW4000000
9/23@DET4010000
9/29MIN4230100
9/30CLE3010100
10/1CLE3110010
10/2CLE3010000
Two Week Schedule
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Fantasy Points by Week
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6

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22

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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2009MIN0000000000 --- --- ---
2010MIN49142122821342500 .237 .296 .197
2011MIN932341939223114200 .210 .239 .167
2012MIN421117221592600 .270 .279 .198
2013MIN-LAD61001000500 .100 .100 .100
2014LAD611701632314174100 .267 .288 .188
2015LAA-KC551079211562601 .252 .252 .196
2016KC56123183541683600 .328 .480 .285
Total 3628978117813765520101 .253 .295 .198
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2010MINC47443323012653 .985
2011MINC93754614183853 .989
2012MINC41322582421512 .996
2012MINP1000000 ---
2013LAD1B2115150011.000
2013MIN-LADC41660001.000
2014LAD1B1054010 .800
2014LADC574846443430021.000
2014LADP2000000 ---
2015LAA-KC1B8122184001.000
2015LAA-KCC49302322111741 .983
2016KC1B20220001.000
2016KCC51343102881661 .981
2016KCP2000000 ---
Total  358266210719391462213 .990
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2009MIN00000000
2010MIN614223405
2011MIN915616207
2012MIN603100203
2013MIN-LAD00100000
2014LAD614921211
2015LAA-KC302705200
2016KC1015902002
Total 40426551712118
Postseason Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2015KC3100001000 .500 .000 .000
Total 3100001000 .500 .000 .000
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2005 A-Brooklyn55175133891123223310 .305 .297 .217
2006 A-Hagerstown952952455130538427210 .297 .281 .186
2007 AA-Binghamton30117722201422200 .208 .231 .188
2007 AA-New Britain175031331035500 .327 .360 .260
2007 A-St. Lucie521822247140522242801 .348 .418 .258
2008 AA-New Britain963023966181739355501 .308 .354 .219
2009AAA-Rochester992982363161225224901 .268 .292 .211
2012AAA-Rochester Red Wings154361230153900 .319 .419 .279
2013AAA-Rochester Red Wings27878192021021500 .247 .310 .218
2013AAA-Albuquerque Isotopes165237310341400 .196 .231 .135
Total 50216011483428352417216130223 .283 .317 .214
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/200
Birthdate:
8/9/1983
Age:
33
Hometown:
Evansville, IL
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Kansas City Royals
College:

MLB Experience:
7