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26 Adam Frazier 2B

Pittsburgh Pirates

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
6%3%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
622.177451
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2019PIT152554801541050407555.336.417.278
2020PIT15625112441110.239.290.177

Player Updates

August 8, 2020 07:16 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Heroic effort wasted Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 2-for-6 with a two-run home run and a second run scored in Friday's 17-13 extra-innings loss to the Tigers.

His second homer of the season couldn't have been more timely -- with the Bucs down to their final strike, Frazier slammed a fastball from Tigers closer Joe Jimenez over the wall deep in right-center field to tie the score. This was Frazier's first multi-hit performance of the season, however, and through 13 games he's slashing just .170/.241/.302.

August 3, 2020 06:32 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Not starting in series opener
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is not in the lineup Monday against the Twins.

Frazier had started every game for the Pirates to begin the season and is currently riding a three-game hitting streak. However, Kevin Newman will shift to second base Monday with Erik Gonzalez taking over at shortstop and batting ninth.

July 29, 2020 06:08 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Provides game-winning homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 1-for-4 with a two-run home run and two runs scored Tuesday against the Brewers.

Frazier went deep in the eighth inning to put the Pirates ahead 8-6, which was ultimately the final score. It was his first home run of the season. Frazier had been fairly quiet at the plate prior to going yard, and he has reached base only four times in 22 plate appearances to this point.

July 7, 2020 10:32 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Second baseman could serve as DH
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is expected to serve as the team's starting second baseman and occasional designated hitter, the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review reports.

The 28-year-old could bat third in the lineup, replacing the departed Starling Marte. Manager Derek Shelton said that while Frazier was a "good enough athlete" to play in the outfield he would likely stay at second base. "There's no plans for him to go out and play left. It's just to be in the infield, at second," Shelton said. "I would assume he's going to get some DH days because it gets him off his feet." Frazier spent the last couple months working out at Mississippi State, where he played collegiate baseball.

March 31, 2020 11:44 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Could shift to outfield on occasion
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is expected to primarily play at second base in 2020 while occasionally shifting to the outfield when the team utilizes a four-man outfield, The Athletic Pittsburgh reports.

His offensive production in 2019 was fairly pedestrian, with the 28-year-old slashing .278/.336/.417 with 80 runs scored, 10 homers and two stolen bases in 608 plate appearances. Frazier played with a fractured right index finger for the first part of the season, however, and he still contributed defensively with the 37th highest defensive WAR (4.9) in the majors. He hit leadoff early in the season but moved to seventh following the emergence of Kevin Newman. Frazier is expected to bat higher this season, possibly even third, with former No. 3 hitter Starling Marte dealt to Arizona. The second baseman became the subject of his own trade rumors over the winter, but he'll see steady at-bats while he remains in a Pittsburgh uniform.

February 17, 2020 10:40 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Played through injury in 2019
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is healthy heading into the 2020 campaign after playing through a pair of undisclosed injuries during the early part of last season, DK Pittsburgh Sports reports.

The second baseman fractured his right index finger during the first spring training workout a year ago and then slightly sprained his right shoulder in the first regular season game. Still, he played in a team-high 152 contests, slashing .278/.336/.417 with 10 homers and five steals. The 28-year-old also finished with the 37th highest defensive WAR (4.9) among all qualified major leaguers. Frazier is set to serve as the team's everyday starter at second but has drawn considerable interest in trade discussions.

January 10, 2020 05:12 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: No arbiter required
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier agreed to a one-year, $2.8 million contract with the Pirates on Friday, avoiding arbitration, Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

Frazier put up solid numbers at the dish in 2019, slashing .278/.336/.417 with 10 home runs and 50 RBI over 152 games. He figures to be in line for a similar role in 2020.

September 19, 2019 08:52 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Out of Thursday's lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is not in Thursday's lineup against the Mariners.

He is hitting .340/.397/.585 with two home runs in 16 games this month. Kevin Newman starts at second base while Cole Tucker gets the start at shortstop.

September 14, 2019 11:00 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Moves to middle of order Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier will bat fifth and start at second base Saturday against the Cubs.

Due in part to injuries to Starling Marte and Josh Bell, Frazier will hit fifth for the first time in 2019 and third time in his career. He has four hits, including a double and a homer, in 10 career at-bats against starter Kyle Hendricks. Since Aug. 20, the second baseman is slashing .373/.409/.614 in 90 plate appearances.

September 9, 2019 07:32 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Sitting Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier isn't in the starting lineup for Monday's game against the Giants.

Frazier is in line for a night off after taking the collar in Sunday's series finale against St. Louis (0-for-3). Kevin Newman draws the start at the keystone and will hit leadoff.

September 5, 2019 12:32 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Batting streak reaches seven games
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 2-for-4 with a double and triple in Wednesday's 6-5 win over the Marlins.

He's 15-for-31 with two homers and seven RBI in his last seven games. While Frazier's overall numbers look pedestrian for a starting second baseman -- .280/.338/.423 with nine homers and four steals in 525 plate appearances -- he's been one of the streakier players in baseball. The 27-year-old looks comfortable at the plate right now and plays the next four games at PNC Park, where he features a slash line of .314/.379/.489.

September 4, 2019 01:24 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Continues hot streak
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 3-for-4 with a solo home run and three RBI in a 5-4 loss against the Marlins on Tuesday.

After a great July, Frazier experienced a little lull at the beginning of August, but he rebounded and has gone 21-for-50 (.420) in the last 13 games. Frazier also has a pair of homers in the last two contests. He is batting .278 with nine home runs, 41 RBI, 69 runs and four steals in 474 at-bats this season.

August 30, 2019 11:28 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Four-hit day Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 4-for-5 with a pair of RBI and a run scored in the Pirates' 11-8 win over the Rockies on Thursday.

Frazier joined Kevin Newman as one of two Pirates to log four-hit games on an explosive day for the Pittsburgh offense at Coors Field, and he's now hit safely in eight of his last nine games. The mini-hot streak boosts the 27-year-old's slash line up to .272/.331/.339 on the season over 496 plate appearances.

August 23, 2019 03:28 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Goes deep against Nats
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 1-for-4 with a solo shot, his seventh homer of the season, in Thursday's 7-1 loss to the Nationals.

Since boosting his batting average to .287 at the All-Star break, Frazier has slashed .205/.281/.320 with three home runs and no stolen bases in 135 plate appearances. Interestingly, he's gone 5-for-13 with three doubles and a homer in his career against Max Scherzer. Unfortunately, his struggles continue against the rest of the league.

August 22, 2019 10:28 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Retreats to bench
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Nationals.

Frazier has struggled since the start of August, slashing .193/.258/.281 with one home run in 16 games. As such, he'll take a seat against lefty Patrick Corbin, as Kevin Newman shifts to second base and Erik Gonzalez picks up a start at shortstop.

August 20, 2019 10:40 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Unable to provide offense
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 0-for-4 with one strikeout against the Nationals on Monday.

The Pirates continue to place Frazier primarily in the leadoff role even though he's slashing .169/.260/.246 in his last 73 plate appearances. Aside from a three-week hot stretch in July, Frazier has flopped in his first season as an everyday second baseman. It wouldn't be surprising to see him moved back into a utility role in 2020.

August 17, 2019 11:16 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Out of Saturday's lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier is not in Saturday's lineup against the Cubs.

He will sit with southpaw Jon Lester on the hill for Chicago. Erik Gonzalez will start at shortstop with Kevin Newman shifting over to second base.

August 14, 2019 03:36 AM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Reaches base four times in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 3-for-5 with a double, a walk and an RBI in Tuesday's win over the Angels.

Frazier scored the Pirates' first run of the game in the third inning and drove home Pablo Reyes with a double in the seventh. The three-hit game was his seventh of the season and first since July 7. With the productive performance, the 27-year-old upped his slash line to .270/.330/.392.

August 12, 2019 08:40 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Sitting vs. lefty
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier will head to the bench for Monday's game against the Angels.

Frazier is in line for a night off with a lefty in Jose Suarez slated to take the mound for the opposition. Kevin Newman draws the start at the keystone and will lead off with Frazier out of the equation.

August 11, 2019 03:52 PM
Pirates' Adam Frazier: Hits solo home run
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Frazier went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a walk in a 3-1 loss to the Cardinals on Saturday.

The 27-year-old went deep to lead off the game, but that's the only real offense the Pirates had all night, as they lost their seventh straight. The home run broke an 0-for-15 streak over Frazier's last games. Overall, he's batting .264 with six home runs, 29 RBI, 56 runs and three steals in 398 at-bats this season.

Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Cincinnati56131 .328 .357 .232
vs Mahle (Career)510 .200.200.200
vs RHP4081179 .348 .439 .287
Last 7 Games
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8/7DET6221200
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8/9DET4020001
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2020PIT15625112441110.177.239.2900.529
2019PIT152554801541050407555.278.336.4170.753
2018PIT11331852881035295313.277.342.4560.798
2017PIT12140655112653365795.276.344.3990.743
2016PIT661462144211122641.301.356.4110.767
Total4671486213409301531212222014.275.338.4140.752
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2020PIT15101800100
2019PIT15233723114946
2018PIT11323214511323
2017PIT12120616231829
2016PIT66816010100
Total46785166166622818
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2013ASX-Jamestown Jammers58224347271027253158.321.399.362
2014AFA-Bradenton Marauders121492621242121423761148.252.307.309
2015AA-Altoona Curve103377591222142303442117.324.384.416
2016AAA-Indianapolis68261348716402229271715.333.401.425
2017AAA-Indianapolis Indians3102410013110.400.538.500
2018AAA-Indianapolis Indians32121102752018112013.223.289.297
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-10/180
Birthdate:
12/14/1991
Age:
28
Hometown:
Athens, GA
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Team:
Pittsburgh Pirates
College:
Mississippi State
MLB Experience:
5