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Rene Rivera C

San Francisco Giants

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
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Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
864.2331180
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2018ATL338682041143500.275.419.233

Player Updates

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Mets' Rene Rivera: Links up with Mets
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rivera signed a minor-league contract with the Mets on Monday, Tim Britton of The Athletic reports.

Rivera will join the Mets after being cut loose by San Francisco over the weekend. The veteran backstop will provide insurance at catcher with Devin Mesoraco contemplating retirement and Travis d'Arnaud (elbow) looking like a candidate to open the season on the IL.

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Rene Rivera: Let go by San Francisco
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Giants released Rivera on Saturday, Maria I. Guardado of MLB.com reports.

Rivera's release suggests that Aramis Garcia has won out in the job battle for the backup gig behind No. 1 catcher Buster Posey. Heralded for his ability to control the running game, Rivera shouldn't struggle to find work elsewhere, though he may be forced to settle for a minor-league deal.

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Giants' Rene Rivera: Joins Giants
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rivera signed a minor-league deal with the Giants on Friday, Jon Heyman of FancredSports.com reports.

Rivera spent the bulk of 2018 with the Angels but also saw some action with the Braves, though he appeared in only 33 games total. The 35-year-old's career slash line of .220/.271/.353 has him destined to serve as organizational depth in San Francisco.

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Braves' Rene Rivera: Acquired by Braves
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rivera was acquired off waivers by the Braves on Wednesday, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports.

It's unclear how Rivera fits into the picture in Atlanta, as the team already has two solid catchers in Kurt Suzuki and Tyler Flowers. He'll at least provide catching depth in the final month of the season for the Braves, but between his uncertain role and his weak bat (a career .221/.272/.354 slash line), it's hard to see him having much fantasy value. The move leaves Francisco Arcia as the primary catcher for the Angels.

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Angels' Rene Rivera: Receives day off Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Rivera is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Astros, Jeff Fletcher of The Orange County Register reports.

Rivera will head to the bench for the third time since coming off the 60-day disabled list Aug. 15 and is 6-for-21 with a home run and seven strikeouts since his activation. Francisco Arcia will start behind the plate and bat seventh against Justin Verlander and the Astros.

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Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Suarez (Career)000000
vs LHP3361 .250 .273 .182
Last 7 Games
  OPP AB R H HR RBI BB SB
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8/24HOU3010000
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8/28COL4000000
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9/30@PHI1000000
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Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2004SEA2300000100 .000 .000 .000
2005SEA16483191611100 .408 .521 .396
2006SEA35998152432910 .184 .253 .152
2011MIN451049151583200 .211 .202 .144
2013SD23674170721600 .268 .328 .254
2014SD10329427741144277600 .319 .432 .252
2015TB1102981653526118600 .213 .275 .178
2016NYM651851241626165400 .291 .341 .222
2017NYM-CHC7421823551035147001 .305 .431 .252
2018LAA-ATL338682041143500 .275 .419 .233
Total 5061402110309401648641011 .271 .353 .220
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2004SEAC20440001.000
2005SEAC15127669432 .961
2006SEAC35302372201433 .987
2011MINC44352502311631 .988
2013SDC212119818513011.000
2014SD1B301211010 .917
2014SDC89857546806687 .989
2015TB1B7218171001.000
2015TBC1078782375260115 .987
2016NYM1B10211001.000
2016NYMC59545344953725 .996
2017NYM1B10321001.000
2017NYM-CHCC71596045683513 .998
2018LAA1B20110001.000
2018LAA-ATLC29222422261513 .996
Total  482407375834622633330 .991
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2004SEA00000000
2005SEA302501000
2006SEA402503102
2011MIN302110102
2013SD312220011
2014SD18112723336
2015TB1408225304
2016NYM406321334
2017NYM-CHC909411334
2018LAA-ATL403600103
Total 6224951014151026
Postseason Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2016NYM1301000000 .333 .333 .333
Total 1301000000 .333 .333 .333
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2001 A-Everett154534102311900 .106 .244 .089
2001 R-Mariners217113244021221100 .360 .479 .338
2002 A-Everett622272955181126163852 .314 .344 .242
2003 A-Wisconsin11640739112190954388122 .344 .388 .275
2004AAA-Tacoma415361011--300 .400 .667 .400
2004 A-Inl. Empire1073794189221653287001 .300 .346 .235
2005AAA-Tacoma1449310301621201 .235 .327 .204
2005 AA-San Antonio57212205914122173510 .305 .382 .278
2006AAA-Tacoma13121000--100 .6671.000 .667
2007 AA-West Tenn913232969160540248612 .275 .310 .214
2008AAA-Las Vegas37118123270412112001 .336 .432 .271
2008 AA-Jacksnville38134133150518113200 .293 .381 .231
2009AAA-Buffalo682402256140930126600 .271 .404 .233
2010AA-Trenton Thunder2594133010051771700 .369 .585 .319
2010AAA-Scranton/Wilkes-Barr19683173021111700 .257 .382 .250
2011AAA-Rochester Red Wings431491540120524112700 .325 .450 .268
2012AAA-Rochester Red Wings9528831651411034306201 .307 .385 .226
2013AAA-Tucson Padres742513686180538174202 .382 .474 .343
2016AAA-Las Vegas8253710052300 .357 .320 .280
Total 8953098329794183474405220642912 .308 .390 .256
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
5-10/215
Birthdate:
7/31/1983
Age:
35
Hometown:
Bayamon, Puerto Rico
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
San Francisco Giants
College:

MLB Experience:
10