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7 Christian Vazquez C

Boston Red Sox

Fantasy Stats
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88%72%
Key Stats
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3294.25837368

Player Updates

July 28, 2021 05:52 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Sitting Game 2
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez is out of the lineup for Game 2 of Wednesday's doubleheader against the Blue Jays, Julian McWilliams of The Boston Globe reports.

Vazquez started Game 1 behind the plate and went 0-for-3. Kevin Plawecki will catch for Tanner Houck in the nightcap and bat seventh.

July 24, 2021 11:52 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Takes seat Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez isn't starting Saturday's game against the Yankees, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

Vazquez had started each of the last three games, and he went 1-for-11 with an RBI, a walk and five strikeouts. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the plate and bat seventh.

July 20, 2021 04:00 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Back in action Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez (knee) is batting ninth and catching Tuesday against the Blue Jays, Chris Cotillo of The Springfield Republican reports.

One day off was apparently enough for Vazquez to recover from a banged-up knee. He's been unremarkable offensively since the start of July, hitting .225 with no home runs and just two RBI in 11 games.

July 19, 2021 12:04 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Won't play Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez won't play Monday against the Blue Jays after he took a foul tip off his right knee in Sunday's 9-1 loss to the Yankees, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.

Vazquez felt stiff and sore after Sunday's contest, so he doesn't expect to be in the lineup in Monday's series opener. However, the backstop is hopeful that he'll be able to return to action Tuesday after a day off. Kevin Plawecki could take over behind the dish Monday.

July 6, 2021 09:32 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Receiving breather Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Red Sox manager Alex Cora said after Monday's 5-4 win over the Angels that Vazquez would be out of the lineup Tuesday for rest purposes, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.

Vazquez has caught each of the past four days, so his planned absence comes as little surprise. Reserve backstop Connor Wong is slated to step in for Vazquez behind the dish, catching for probable starting pitcher Nathan Eovaldi.

July 1, 2021 11:04 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Day off Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez will sit Thursday against the Royals, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

Vazquez gets a rest after going just 1-for-11 at the plate over his last three games. Connor Wong gets the start behind the plate in his absence.

June 30, 2021 12:56 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Steals base in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez went 1-for-4 with a stolen base in Tuesday's 7-6 win over the Royals.

Vazquez managed just one hit but reached base twice after he was safe on a fielder's choice in the seventh. He would end up taking second for his eighth stolen base of the year, which already represents a season high in steals for him. The 30-year-old backstop is slashing .266/.310/.365 with four homers, 32 RBI, 28 runs scored and a 16:51 BB:K over 261 plate appearances.

June 27, 2021 05:04 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Adds insurance in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez went 2-for-3 with a solo home run and a sacrifice fly in Sunday's 9-2 win over the Yankees.

The catcher has gone 7-for-13 with a home run, four RBI and a stolen base in his last four games. Vazquez has lifted his batting average to .269 with three straight multi-hit efforts. He's added four home runs, 32 RBI, 28 runs scored and seven stolen bases through 253 plate appearances this year.

June 26, 2021 03:08 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Not in Saturday's lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez isn't starting Saturday against the Yankees, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.

Vazquez had multi-hit efforts in each of his last two games, and he went 4-for-6 with an RBI, a stolen base, a walk and a strikeout during that time. He'll get a breather while Connor Wong starts behind the dish and bats ninth.

June 24, 2021 11:20 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Swipes base in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez went 2-for-3 with a stolen base Thursday in a loss to Tampa Bay.

Vazquez was responsible for half of Boston's four hits, singling off Michael Wacha in the fifth inning and Ryan Thompson in the seventh. He also nabbed his seventh stolen base in eight attempts this season. Through 66 games overall, the 30-year-old is slashing .259/.302/.351 with three home runs and 29 RBI across 245 plate appearances.

June 20, 2021 11:36 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Day off Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez is out of the lineup Sunday at Kansas City, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.

Vazquez went 3-for-8 with a double and two strikeouts through the first two games of the series and will receive a breather in the finale. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the plate and bat ninth in his place.

June 19, 2021 01:44 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Three hits in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez (illness) went 3-for-4 with a double in Friday's 5-3 loss to Kansas City.

The catcher didn't ultimately miss a game after exiting Wednesday's contest versus Atlanta with a stomach illness. Vazquez has hit well in June, going 16-for-50 (.320) in his last 14 games. He's slashing .267/.310/.367 with three home runs, 12 doubles, 28 RBI, 27 runs scored and six stolen bases across 226 plate appearances.

June 18, 2021 05:20 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Ready to go Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez (illness) is starting behind the plate and batting seventh Friday at Kansas City, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

The 30-year-old exited Wednesday's contest due to a stomach illness, but he's good to go coming off Thursday's scheduled off day. Vazquez is batting .283/.327/.326 through 13 games in June.

June 16, 2021 10:56 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Exits Wednesday's game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez was removed from Wednesday's game against the Braves in the seventh inning with a stomach illness, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

In an odd scene at Truist Park, Vazquez went to the clubhouse mid-inning immediately after a flyout and was promptly replaced by Kevin Plawecki. More details about his condition figure to come out following the game.

June 13, 2021 11:40 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Sitting Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazques is not in the starting lineup Sunday against the Blue Jays, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.

Vazquez will get a well-earned rest after starting each of Boston's previous eight games. Kevin Plawecki will work behind the plate and bat eighth Sunday.

June 11, 2021 12:00 AM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Strong effort at dish
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez went 3-for-4 with three RBI and two runs scored in Thursday's 12-8 win over Houston.

Vazquez had a pair of RBI singles, and he was also hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to force in a run. Thursday was the catcher's fifth three-hit game of the season. The 30-year-old is slashing .259/.300/.360 with three home runs, 27 RBI, 25 runs scored and five stolen bases across 203 plate appearances.

June 8, 2021 03:36 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Sits again Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez remains on the bench for Tuesday's game against Houston, Christopher Smith of The Springfield Republican reports.

Tuesday marks just the second time all season that Vazquez has been on the bench for consecutive games. It's possible he's dealing with an unreported minor injury, but he could simply be getting a rest after struggling to a .452 OPS over his last 11 games. Kevin Plawecki will make another start behind the plate in his absence.

June 7, 2021 01:24 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Resting Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez will sit for Monday's game against the Marlins, Jen McCaffrey of The Athletic reports.

Vazquez sits after starting three straight games. Kevin Plawecki will take over behind the plate, catching Nick Pivetta.

June 3, 2021 01:20 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Sitting Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez will sit Thursday against the Astros, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

Vazquez has handled a very heavy workload behind the plate this season, with his 42 starts ranking second among all backstops. He'll get a rest during Thursday's afternoon contest, with Kevin Plawecki taking over in his absence.

May 29, 2021 01:28 PM
Red Sox's Christian Vazquez: Riding pine Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Vazquez isn't in the lineup Saturday against the Marlins, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

Vazquez had started in each of the last four games and went 1-for-13 with three RBI and six strikeouts during that time. Kevin Plawecki will start behind the dish and bat eighth.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultABRHHRRBIBBSB
08/04@ DETW 4-14010000
08/03@ DETL 2-44020000
08/01@ TBL 2-34010000
07/31@ TBL 5-94110000
07/30@ TBL 3-74020100
07/29vs TORL 1-134120000
07/28vs TORL 1-43000000
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2021BOS943253684437226682.259.307.3450.651
2020BOS471732249723164343.283.344.4570.801
2019BOS1384826613323723310142.276.321.4770.798
2018BOS802512452316134141.207.258.2830.540
2017BOS993244394532176472.290.330.4040.735
2016BOS571722139112103900.227.277.3080.585
2015BOS0000000000------------
2014BOS551751542120193300.240.308.3090.617
2013SEASON0000000000------------
Total5701902227493442121303872710.259.309.3840.693
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2021BOS9416011230206
2020BOS47907900006
2019BOS138261230330317
2018BOS801007101415
2017BOS99182131103014
2016BOS57915300213
2015BOS000000000
2014BOS55905443014
2013SEASON000000000
Total57097473011711655
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2008R-Red Sox2158711100561700.190.266.207
2009R-Gcl Red Sox103651050074700.278.366.417
2009ASX-Lowell2165482029111600.123.250.246
2010AFX-Greenville Drive792703471110332236231.263.328.337
2011AFX-Greenville Drive105392711112731884438411.283.358.505
2012AA-Portland Sea Dogs2073111540058900.205.281.260
2012AFA-Salem Red Sox812934378170741407022.266.360.396
2013AA-Portland Sea Dogs963424899191548474475.289.376.395
2013AAA-Pawtucket Red Sox130000001--00.000.250.000
2014AAA-Pawtucket Red Sox662443568170320215201.279.336.385
2016AAA-Pawtucket42152194190216153120.270.345.368
2018AAA-Pawtucket Red Sox3111300011100.273.333.273
2018AAX-Portland Sea Dogs12110003----00.500.333.500
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-9/201
Birthdate:
08/21/1990
Age:
30
Hometown:
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Boston Red Sox
College:

MLB Experience:
6