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August 22, 2019 08:08 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Hits seventh homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 2-for-5 with a two-run home run and another RBI in Wednesday's loss to the Cubs.

Vogt crushed a 416-foot, two-run homer off Yu Darvish in the sixth inning to cut the deficit to one, then added an RBI single in the seventh. Unfortunately, the Giants still came up short in the end. Through 74 games this season, the 34-year-old catcher is slashing .283/.340/.527 with seven home runs and 20 doubles.

August 10, 2019 02:16 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Homers, doubles in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run and a double in Friday's loss to the Phillies.

Vogt tied the game at 5-5 with a two-run homer off Drew Smyly in the sixth inning. He also hit a double in the fourth. Through 67 games this season, the 34-year-old catcher is batting .284/.348/.537 with six home runs, 19 doubles and 22 RBI.

July 31, 2019 08:56 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Smacks fifth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt hit a pinch-hit home run in Tuesday's 4-2 loss to the Phillies.

Vogt teamed up with Brandon Belt to deliver a pair of pinch-hit homers off of Nick Pivetta in the eighth inning, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Phillies' four-run cushion. The 34-year-old is enjoying a career-best .281/.357/.548 slash line with five homers and 20 RBI over 170 plate appearances. Despite the strong results, Vogt isn't seeing enough playing time stuck behind Buster Posey on the depth chart to generate fantasy appeal outside of deep, two-catcher formats.

July 25, 2019 03:24 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Records three hits
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI on Wednesday against the Cubs.

Vogt was one of the few bright spots for the Giants, recording multiple extra-base hits for the third time in his last five starts. He won't earn regular playing time behind the dish with Buster Posey healthy, but he has quietly hit .275/.345/.527 across 148 plate appearances for the season.

July 18, 2019 10:56 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Crushes fourth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run, two runs scored and two RBI in Wednesday's 11-8 win over the Rockies.

Vogt has started three of the last five games and is 5-for-14 with three doubles and two homers in that stretch. The 34-year-old is proving to be a solid backup option to Buster Posey with a .271/.338/.525 slash line in 133 plate appearances.

July 16, 2019 12:00 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Connects on third homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 2-for-4 with a double and solo home run Monday in the Giants' 2-1 win over the Rockies in the second game of a doubleheader.

After the Giants exploded for 19 runs in the first game, Vogt was able to provide most of the offense when the rest of the team's bats went quiet in the nightcap. The veteran is now batting a credible .265/.331/.496 through 127 plate appearances with the Giants this season, but he'll likely receive only two or three starts most weeks while Buster Posey is healthy.

July 14, 2019 01:08 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Receives starting nod
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt (knee) is starting at catcher and batting second Sunday versus the Brewers, Maria I. Guardado of reports.

Vogt suffered the knee bruise in the first-half finale last Sunday, but he had an RBI single in a pinch-hit appearance Saturday and is good to rejoin the lineup. The 34-year-old has been a solid backup option behind the plate for the Giants with a .260/.325/.462 slash line in 44 games.

July 7, 2019 07:08 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Diagnosed with bruised knee
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt has been diagnosed with a left knee contusion following Sunday's game against the Cardinals, Maria I. Guardado of reports.

It's unclear as to when Vogt suffered the injury, but he did go for precautionary X-rays, which came back negative. He'll be considered day-to-day moving forward, though he will have the next four days off to recover before Friday's series opener in Milwaukee.

June 30, 2019 09:36 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Crushes three-run shot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 2-for-3 with a three-run homer in Saturday's 4-3 loss to the Diamondbacks.

Vogt provided some late fireworks for the Giants when he deposited a low-and-in fastball from Greg Holland into McCovey Cove at Oracle Park. It was the veteran backstop's second homer of the season, and he now boasts a .277/.349/.500 slash line over 106 plate appearances as Buster Posey's backup.

June 15, 2019 08:32 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Hits two triples
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt went 3-for-4 with two triples, two runs, and two RBI in Saturday's win over the Brewers.

The two triples represented 18 percent of Vogt's career output in that category. He now has a strong .794 OPS on the season, though he's unlikely to carve out a large role behind the plate in San Francisco while Buster Posey remains healthy.

June 14, 2019 12:48 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Returns to backup role
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt will resume a backup catcher role with the return of Buster Posey (hamstring) on Wednesday.

Vogt was the primary catcher during Posey's brief injured list stint, going 4-for-18 with a pair of doubles over five starts. The veteran's platoon mate, Aramis Garcia, was optioned back to Triple-A, leaving Vogt as the lone backup to Posey moving forward.

June 6, 2019 01:52 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Taking over for Posey
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt has taken over as the Giants' primary catcher with Buster Posey (hamstring) sidelined.

Vogt gave way to Aramis Garcia with a southpaw on the mound Wednesday, but the veteran started the Giants' previous two contests (both against righties) and went 3-for-7 with a pair of doubles, two walks and a pair of RBI. The 34-year-old is an offensive-minded backstop who can be a bit streaky at the plate. Based on his recent production, those in deep two-catcher formats as well as those who play daily fantasy may want to take a look at Vogt while Posey is out of action.

May 22, 2019 07:56 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Gets start in left field
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt started in left field and went 0-for-4 in Tuesday's 4-3 win over Atlanta.

Vogt made his first start in the outfield since 2016, and just his third overall dating back to 2014. With Buster Posey back from the concussion injured list, manager Bruce Bochy is trying to find unique ways to get his backup catcher's bat in the lineup more often. This doesn't appear to be a platoon situation of any sort, but the occasional start in left in addition to usual backup duties could get Vogt in the lineup enough for him to at least get on the radar in deeper two-catcher formats.

May 19, 2019 03:08 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Re-enters lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt will start at catcher and bat sixth Sunday against the Diamondbacks, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

Vogt benefited from a workload spike when Buster Posey was sidelined with a concussion, but the 34-year-old transitioned back into a reserve role when Posey was activated this weekend. Posey will get a routine maintenance day Sunday after back-to-back starts, allowing Vogt to rejoin the lineup in the series finale.

May 15, 2019 01:36 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Sitting for Wednesday's game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt will be on the bench Wednesday against the Blue Jays, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

Vogt has started three of six games since Buster Posey landed on the injured list with a concussion. Aramis Garcia gets the start Wednesday. One of the two could be removed from the roster soon, with Posey not expected to miss much more time.

May 12, 2019 03:08 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Resting in series finale
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Reds, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Vogt will take a seat after starting behind the plate in the first two games of the series and reaching base four times between the contests. Erik Kratz will start at catcher Sunday, but Vogt should act as the Giants' primary option at the position until Buster Posey (concussion) is activated from the 7-day injured list.

May 9, 2019 02:00 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Set to replace Posey as top catcher
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Rockies, Andrew Baggarly of The Athletic reports.

Though he'll sit out the series finale at Coors Field, Vogt's fantasy outlook improved earlier in day, when the Giants placed top catcher Buster Posey (concussion) on the 7-day injured list. With Posey out of the picture for at least the next week, Vogt should draw regular starts against right-handed pitching. The newly recalled Aramis Garcia should occupy the short end of a platoon behind the plate, with his first start coming Thursday with southpaw Kyle Freeland on the bump for Colorado.

May 6, 2019 10:52 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Batting third in first start
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt will start at catcher and bat third Monday against the Reds, John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

Vogt draws a favorable spot in the batting order as he makes his first start with the Giants while Buster Posey rests in the series finale. Though he'll enter the lineup for the first time in 2019, Vogt has already made a mark off the bench through the first three games of the series in Cincinnati, appearing in each contest while going a collective 3-for-5 with a home run, four runs, two RBI and a walk.

May 4, 2019 08:48 AM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Strong debut Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt came off the bench and went 3-for-3 with a double, a home run, two RBI and three runs scored in Friday's 12-11 win over the Reds.

Buster Posey started Friday's contest, but when the game appeared to have fallen out of reach, he was removed in favor of Vogt. The veteran backup did not disappoint in his first game as a Giant -- the team he rooted for his entire life -- reaching base in all three of his plate appearances and delivering a game-tying solo home run off Rasiel Iglesias to send the game into extra innings. Vogt is occupying the Giants' backup role while Erik Kratz (hamstring) mends on the injured list, but the former may hang onto the job considering he has nearly matched Kratz's entire output this season in just one game.

May 1, 2019 06:20 PM
Giants' Stephen Vogt: Summoned to majors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vogt had his contract purchased from Triple-A Sacramento on Wednesday.

As expected, Vogt was summoned to the majors prior to Wednesday's series finale against the Dodgers, with Ty Blach returning to the minors and Logan Webb (suspension) landing on the restricted list in a pair of corresponding moves. The veteran backstop hasn't played in the majors since undergoing shoulder surgery last May. Vogt figures to serve as catching depth behind Buster Posey and Erik Kratz during his time with the big club.

Situational Stats
vs Chicago1561 .400 .800 .400
vs Hendricks (Career)900000
vs RHP154446 .349 .539 .286
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Batting Stats
2012TB182500002200 .074 .000 .000
2013OAK47135183441692801 .295 .400 .252
2014OAK842692675935163910 .321 .431 .279
2015OAK136445581161871569702 .341 .443 .261
2016OAK137490541231456358300 .305 .406 .251
2017OAK-MIL9927925651240215601 .285 .423 .233
2018MIL0000000000 --- --- ---
2019SF741842152725164801 .340 .527 .283
Total 59518272024656424315535315 .313 .427 .255
Fielding Stats
2013OAKC44403142991412 .997
2014OAK1B474036434121228 .995
2015OAK1B252019818214218 .990
2015OAKC100897026584134 .996
2016OAKC1131038187664575 .991
2017OAK-MILC81695855581891 .985
2019SFC47363293131510 .997
Total  494423344132421742558 .993
More Batting Stats
Total 1021178118381321
Postseason Batting Stats
2013OAK51623011700 .235 .313 .188
2014OAK1300001100 .250 .000 .000
Total 61923012800 .238 .263 .158
Minor League Batting Stats
2007 A-Hudson Val70240407280448313161 .371 .383 .300
2008 A-Columbus11339257114223654474861 .368 .408 .291
2009AFA-Charlotte10350620032401 .216 .229 .171
2010AFA-Charlotte Stone Crab10636856127313847314631 .399 .511 .345
2011AA-Montgomery Biscuits97386521162161385305142 .344 .487 .301
2011AAA-Durham Bulls31124153614142042900 .305 .516 .290
2012AAA-Durham Bulls943494895184943426110 .350 .424 .272
2013AAA-Sacramento River Cat7529655962131358384501 .398 .547 .324
2014AAA-Sacramento River Cat21881832823198810 .412 .602 .364
2017AAA-Colorado Springs Sky380200001200 .333 .250 .250
2017AFX-Wisconsin Timber Rat311122001--100 .182 .364 .182
Total 62322973426981472260378234326217 .363 .465 .304

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San Francisco Giants

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