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6 Jake Meyers CF

Houston Astros

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Player Updates

October 16, 2021 12:24 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Not starting Game 2
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers (shoulder) isn't starting Game 2 of the ALCS against the Red Sox on Saturday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Meyers didn't appear off the bench in Game 1 of the series as he continues to deal with a shoulder injury. It's not yet clear whether he'll be available in a depth role Saturday, but Chas McCormick will start in center field and bat eighth.

October 15, 2021 03:44 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Won't start Game 1
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers (shoulder) will be on the bench for Game 1 of the ALCS against Boston on Friday, Jake Kaplan of The Athletic reports.

Meyers exited Tuesday's ALDS game against the White Sox after experiencing shoulder discomfort. The fact that he's been included on the Astros' ALCS roster seemingly indicates that he'll be ready to play soon, but it will be Chas McCormick who starts in center to kick off the series.

October 15, 2021 03:12 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Makes ALCS squad
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers (shoulder) has been included on the Astros' ALCS roster.

Meyers left Tuesday's ALDS clincher over the White Sox with shoulder discomfort, but the issue seemingly wasn't a particularly serious one. Whether or not he's ready to start Game 1 of the ALCS against the Red Sox on Friday is not yet clear, but the Astros evidently feel he'll be ready to contribute soon.

October 14, 2021 02:20 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Plays catch
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers (shoulder) played catch Thursday, Danielle Lerner of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Meyers left Tuesday's ALDS game against the White Sox with left shoulder discomfort. Whether or not he's in the mix to start Game 1 of the ALCS against the Red Sox on Friday will depend on how his shoulder responds to throwing.

October 12, 2021 03:56 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Dealing with shoulder discomfort
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers exited Tuesday's game against the White Sox with left shoulder discomfort, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

He will likely head for more tests to determine his availability going forward. Meyers suffered the injury while attempting to rob a Gavin Sheets home run at the wall. Chas McCormick replaced him in center field.

October 12, 2021 02:56 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Exits Game 4 with injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers exited Tuesday's game against the White Sox with an apparent injury, James Wagner of The New York Times reports.

He attempted to rob a Gavin Sheets home run to dead center and injured himself during his jump into the outfield wall. Per Wagner, Meyers appeared to be favoring his left shoulder. Chas McCormick replaced him in center field.

October 8, 2021 10:36 AM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Sitting Game 2
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is not in the lineup for Game 2 of the ALDS against Chicago, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Meyers takes a seat after going 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run Thursday. Chas McCormick is starting in center field and batting eighth in Game 2.

October 2, 2021 04:08 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Plates two in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers started in center field and went 2-for-5 with a double and two RBI in Friday's 8-6 loss to the Athletics.

Meyers was part of Houston's "hangover" lineup one day after clinching the division title. After a blistering August, Meyers cooled off in September, posting a .615 OPS over 24 contests, though he managed to drive in 11 during that span.

September 29, 2021 07:24 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Remains out of lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Rays, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Meyers has lost out on playing time recently and will be out of the lineup for a third consecutive game. Jose Siri will draw the start in center field and bat eighth.

September 28, 2021 04:44 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Sitting again Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is not in the starting lineup for Tuesday's game against the Rays, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Meyers is now set to sit his second game in a row after struggling through a 1-for-18 stretch that dates back to Sept. 19. Aledmys Diaz, Chas McCormick and Kyle Tucker will start in the Houston outfield from left to right Tuesday.

September 26, 2021 01:44 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Not starting Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Athletics, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Meyers went 0-for-3 with a pair of strikeouts Saturday and is now hitting .115 with three RBI in his last 10 games. Jose Siri starts in center field and bats ninth Sunday.

September 20, 2021 06:28 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Heads to bench
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers will sit Monday against the Angels, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Meyers is the Astros' primary center fielder at the moment, but he doesn't have anything close to an everyday role there. He's started in that spot nine times in 18 games thus far in September, compared to six times for Monday's starter Chas McCormick, while also starting once in left field.

September 18, 2021 04:08 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Sitting Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against Arizona, Danielle Lerner of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Meyers sits after making three straight starts. Chas McCormick takes over in center field.

September 16, 2021 12:32 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Cracks two-run shot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in Wednesday's 7-2 win over the Rangers.

Meyers put an end to an 0-for-10 skid over his previous five games when he took Texas starter Kohei Arihara deep to right-center field in the second inning. He also added a single in the eighth for just his second two-hit outing of the month. Meyers enjoyed a fast start in August following his call-up, but he's cooled considerably in September, hitting .207/.324/.448 with 15 strikeouts against four walks over 11 games.

September 14, 2021 04:48 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Retreats to bench
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is not starting Tuesday against the Rangers, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

He'll sit for the second time in three games after going 0-for-3 with a walk and run scored in Monday's win. Jose Siri will man center field and bat eighth.

September 12, 2021 11:44 AM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Not starting Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is not in the lineup for Sunday's game against the Angels, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

An 0-for-2, two-walk performance Saturday lowered Meyers' average to .233 with a home run, six RBI and three walks in his last 10 games. Chas McCormick is starting in center field and batting eighth Sunday.

September 10, 2021 05:20 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Takes seat Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers isn't starting Friday's game against the Angels, Chandler Rome of the Houston Chronicle reports.

Meyers went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts Wednesday and will be out of the lineup for the second time in the last three games. Chas McCormick will start in center field and bat eighth.

September 7, 2021 04:08 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Not starting Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Mariners, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

Meyers started each of the last two games and went 3-for-8 with a home run, a double, four RBI and a walk. Chas McCormick will take his place in center field and bat eighth.

September 7, 2021 07:20 AM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Swats homer in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers went 2-for-5 with with a home run and four RBI in Monday's 11-2 win over the Mariners.

Meyers' three-run shot in the second inning escalated the Astros' lead to 5-0 and served as the game-winning hit. He's up to 21 RBI in 28 games since having his contract selected at the end of July. Houston manager Dusty Baker said Meyers is sharing center field with Chas McCormick, but there's mounting evidence that Meyers has earned the job as the primary center fielder.

September 6, 2021 04:12 PM
Astros' Jake Meyers: Starts over McCormick again
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Meyers will start in center field and bat eighth Monday against the Mariners, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.

After going 1-for-3 with a double and a walk in Sunday's 4-3 loss to the Padres, Meyers will remain in the lineup for a second straight game. Even though Chas McCormick was reinstated from the 10-day injured list Friday, he's only picked up one start in the Astros' subsequent four games, suggesting that Meyers could be ahead of him on the depth chart in center field.

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10/07vs CHWW 6-14120100
10/03vs OAKW 7-64221100
10/02vs OAKW 10-43210000
10/01vs OAKL 6-85120200
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2021HOU491462238628105030.260.323.4380.761
2020HOU0000000000------------
Total491462238628105030.260.323.4380.761
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2021HOU49806412400
2020HOU000000000
Total49806412400
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2017ASX-Tri-City ValleyCats421351728403101230112.207.289.304
2018AFA-Buies Creek Astros601962849130324284037.250.341.362
2018AFX-Quad Cities River Ba6122535681835222343137.302.383.476
2019AFA-Fayetteville Woodpec873415588283841338494.258.336.428
2019AAX-Corpus Christi Hooks24899190116112033.213.300.270
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/203
Birthdate:
06/18/1996
Age:
25
Hometown:
Omaha, NE
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Team:
Houston Astros
College:
Nebraska
MLB Experience:
0