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Portrait of Jose Altuve

Jose Altuve 2BAstros

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PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date5-6-1990
Height5' 6"
Weight165 lbs
Age28 years, 4 months, 14 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
4.82014
3.22015
6.12016
6.42017
3.62018
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WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 HOU 21 57 234 221 26 61 10 1 2 79 5 29 2 1 5 12 7 3 .276 .297 .357 .237 -1.5 -1.0 -0.3
2012 HOU 22 147 630 576 80 167 34 4 7 230 40 74 6 4 4 37 33 11 .290 .340 .399 .271 27.2 9.6 3.9
2013 HOU 23 152 672 626 64 177 31 2 5 227 32 85 2 8 4 52 35 13 .283 .316 .363 .243 6.1 -7.0 -0.1
2014 HOU 24 158 707 660 85 225 47 3 7 299 36 53 5 5 59 56 9 .341 .377 .453 .302 51.0 -7.3 4.8
2015 HOU 25 154 689 638 86 200 40 4 15 293 33 67 9 6 3 66 38 13 .313 .353 .459 .285 32.6 -2.8 3.2
2016 HOU 26 161 717 640 108 216 42 5 24 340 60 70 7 7 3 96 30 10 .338 .396 .531 .321 66.3 -7.1 6.1
2017 HOU 27 153 662 590 112 204 39 4 24 323 58 84 9 4 1 81 32 6 .346 .410 .547 .322 64.1 -0.1 6.4
2018 HOU 28 128 562 500 79 158 29 2 12 227 52 76 6 1 3 58 17 3 .316 .386 .454 .302 40.6 -7.8 3.4
Career11104873445164014082722596201831653846362346124868.316.365.453.290286.2-23.527.5

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2007 vas Rk 64 243 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .366 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 GRV Rk 40 152 .273 .260 .332 .384 .256 .330 99 2.4 4.9 -0.2 0.4 1.9 9.0 0.9 9.0 0.9
2009 TCV A- 21 87 .268 .246 .313 .346 .258 .284 102 0.7 2.4 -0.1 1.5 3.2 6.2 0.8 6.2 0.8
2009 GRV Rk 45 208 .305 .256 .332 .380 .257 .340 114 10.4 6.4 -0.4 5.2 1.1 17.5 2.2 17.5 2.2
2010 LEX A 94 434 .319 .257 .325 .381 .265 .325 97 27.1 12.6 -0.7 -6.4 5.7 44.7 3.9 44.7 3.9
2010 LNC A+ 31 127 .246 .265 .339 .412 .263 .292 116 -1.9 3.7 -0.3 -0.3 1.0 2.5 0.2 2.5 0.2
2011 HOU MLB 57 234 .237 .256 .320 .395 .261 .309 101 -5.3 6.3 -0.3 -1.0 -2.2 -1.5 -0.3 -1.5 -0.3
2011 LNC A+ 52 238 .339 .284 .352 .432 .272 .443 113 21.1 7.1 -0.7 -2.8 -0.6 26.9 2.4 26.9 2.4
2011 CCH AA 35 153 .310 .269 .338 .406 .255 .373 107 8.5 4.5 -0.2 1.7 -0.4 12.4 1.4 12.4 1.4
2012 HOU MLB 147 630 .271 .255 .314 .406 .259 .321 100 7.1 17.3 -0.8 9.6 3.6 27.2 3.9 27.2 3.9
2012 MAG Wnt 35 160 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .373 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 HOU MLB 152 672 .243 .254 .314 .400 .264 .316 99 -11.3 17.7 -1.3 -7.0 0.9 6.1 -0.1 6.1 -0.1
2014 HOU MLB 158 707 .302 .248 .309 .383 .259 .360 100 27.8 18.2 -0.9 -7.3 5.9 51.0 4.8 51.0 4.8
2015 HOU MLB 154 689 .285 .257 .317 .408 .262 .329 103 16.9 18.6 -0.9 -2.8 -2.0 32.6 3.2 32.6 3.2
2016 HOU MLB 161 717 .321 .260 .323 .426 .262 .347 100 44.7 20.3 -1.9 -7.1 3.2 66.3 6.1 66.3 6.1
2017 HOU MLB 153 662 .322 .257 .322 .431 .260 .370 103 43.1 19.4 -1.1 -0.1 2.7 64.1 6.4 64.1 6.4
2018 HOU MLB 128 562 .302 .250 .318 .416 .263 .354 97 23.7 15.7 -1.1 -7.8 2.2 40.6 3.4 40.6 3.4
2018 FRE AAA 1 4 .318 .268 .303 .465 .251 .500 94 0.3 0.1 0 0.1 -0.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2007 vas Rk 243 40 70 12 4 0 36 28 16 15 5 .343 .429 .441 .098 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 GRV Rk 152 26 40 9 3 2 21 8 26 8 2 .284 .318 .433 .149 .273 9.0 0.4 0.9
2009 GRV Rk 208 45 58 20 2 3 18 26 16 21 4 .324 .406 .508 .184 .305 17.5 5.2 2.2
2009 TCV A- 87 13 19 5 0 0 7 8 10 7 2 .250 .333 .316 .066 .268 6.2 1.5 0.8
2010 LEX A 434 75 121 15 3 11 45 33 49 39 14 .308 .360 .445 .137 .319 44.7 -6.4 3.9
2010 LNC A+ 127 18 32 5 2 4 22 9 17 3 4 .276 .331 .457 .181 .246 2.5 -0.3 0.2
2011 CCH AA 153 21 52 9 3 5 25 7 14 5 5 .361 .388 .569 .208 .310 12.4 1.7 1.4
2011 HOU MLB 234 26 61 10 1 2 12 5 29 7 3 .276 .297 .357 .081 .237 -1.5 -1.0 -0.3
2011 LNC A+ 238 38 87 13 7 5 34 19 26 19 9 .408 .451 .606 .197 .339 26.9 -2.8 2.4
2012 MAG Wnt 160 19 48 10 1 1 27 16 16 8 0 .336 .406 .441 .105 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2012 HOU MLB 630 80 167 34 4 7 37 40 74 33 11 .290 .340 .399 .109 .271 27.2 9.6 3.9
2013 HOU MLB 672 64 177 31 2 5 52 32 85 35 13 .283 .316 .363 .080 .243 6.1 -7.0 -0.1
2014 HOU MLB 707 85 225 47 3 7 59 36 53 56 9 .341 .377 .453 .112 .302 51.0 -7.3 4.8
2015 HOU MLB 689 86 200 40 4 15 66 33 67 38 13 .313 .353 .459 .146 .285 32.6 -2.8 3.2
2016 HOU MLB 717 108 216 42 5 24 96 60 70 30 10 .338 .396 .531 .194 .321 66.3 -7.1 6.1
2017 HOU MLB 662 112 204 39 4 24 81 58 84 32 6 .346 .410 .547 .202 .322 64.1 -0.1 6.4
2018 FRE AAA 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .000 .318 0.1 0.1 0.0
2018 HOU MLB 562 79 158 29 2 12 58 52 76 17 3 .316 .386 .454 .138 .302 40.6 -7.8 3.4

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2011 727 0.4250 0.5337 0.8531 0.6796 0.4258 0.9476 0.7416 0.1469 253 -0.008789
2012 2128 0.4455 0.4333 0.8937 0.5876 0.3093 0.9569 0.7973 0.1063 1014 -0.012767
2013 2182 0.4326 0.4826 0.8566 0.6261 0.3732 0.9374 0.7532 0.1434 935 -0.018466
2014 2163 0.4877 0.5095 0.9002 0.6559 0.3700 0.9436 0.8268 0.0998 856 -0.012000
2015 2190 0.4543 0.5187 0.8856 0.6854 0.3799 0.9384 0.8062 0.1144 851 0.010715
2016 2423 0.4428 0.4891 0.8456 0.6664 0.3481 0.9091 0.7489 0.1544 0 0.000000
2017 2305 0.4386 0.4716 0.8326 0.6459 0.3354 0.8989 0.7327 0.1674 0 0.000000
2018 1995 0.4431 0.4722 0.8185 0.6278 0.3483 0.8811 0.7287 0.1815 0 0.000000
Career161130.4480.4850.86130.64460.35540.92470.7690.1387502.5204-0.0047

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-08-09 2014-08-10 DTD 1 1 - Neck Soreness -
2014-06-13 2014-06-17 DTD 4 3 Right Hand Contusion HBP -
2014-06-11 2014-06-11 DTD 0 0 Left Abdomen Tightness Oblique -
2013-08-12 2013-08-13 DTD 1 1 Left Thigh Soreness Quadriceps - -
2013-08-01 2013-08-03 DTD 2 2 Left Thigh Soreness Quadriceps - -
2013-07-28 2013-07-30 DTD 2 1 Left Thigh Strain Quadriceps - -
2013-06-06 2013-06-08 DTD 2 2 - Groin Strain - -
2013-05-14 2013-05-18 DTD 4 3 - Face Subluxation Jaw - -
2012-10-03 2012-10-04 DTD 1 1 Left Groin Strain - -
2012-09-24 2012-09-25 DTD 1 1 Left Groin Tightness - -
2012-09-08 2012-09-11 DTD 3 3 Left Abdomen Strain Lower Abdominal - -
2012-06-25 2012-07-01 DTD 6 6 Right Thigh Strain Hamstring - -
2011-09-23 2011-09-24 DTD 1 1 Left Elbow Contusion HBP - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2024 HOU $29,000,000
2023 HOU $29,000,000
2022 HOU $29,000,000
2021 HOU $29,000,000
2020 HOU $29,000,000
2019 HOU $9,500,000
2018 HOU $9,000,000
2017 HOU $4,687,500
2016 HOU $3,687,500
2015 HOU $2,687,500
2014 HOU $1,437,500
2013 HOU $505,700
2012 HOU $483,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
7 yrPrevious$13,488,700
2018Current$9,000,000
8 yrPvs + Cur$22,488,700
6 yrFuture$154,500,000
14 yrTotal$176,988,700

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
6 y 72 dBoras Corp.7 years/$163.5M (2018-24)

Details
  • 7 years/$163.5M (2018-24). Signed extension with Houston 3/19/18. $21M signing bonus (paid $1M upon MLB approval of contract and $10M each 7/1/18 and 7/1/19). 18:$6M, 19:$6.5M, 20:$26M, 21:$26M, 22:$26M, 23:$26M, 24:$26M. For 2021-24, salaries for remaining seasons increase by $3M with MVP award, $2M with second-place finish in MVP vote, $1M with third-place finish in MVP vote. Full no-trade protection. Perks: suite on road, premium stadium seats.
  • 4 years/$12.5M (2014-17), plus 2018-19 club options. Signed extension with Houston 7/13/13. $0.75M signing bonus (due within 60 days of signing). 14:$1.25M, 15:$2.5M, 16:$3.5M, 17:$4.5M, 18:$6M club option, 19:$6.5M club option. Award bonuses, including $25,000 for All-Star selection. Houston exercised 2018 option 11/3/17.
  • 1 year/$0.5057M (2013). Re-signed by Houston 3/13.
  • 1 year/$0.483M (2012). Re-signed by Houston 2/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Houston 7/19/11.
  • Signed by Houston 2008 as an amateur free agent from Venezuela. $15,000 signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .338 .405 .510 .315
11 vs R (Multi) .323 .365 .479 .298
18 Split (Multi) -.016 -.039 -.031 -.017
19 LgAvg (Multi) -.010 -.021 -.029 -.017
30 vs L (2016) .306 .391 .494 .306
31 vs R (2016) .348 .398 .544 .327
38 Split (2016) .042 .007 .050 .021
39 LgAvg (2016) -.008 -.018 -.027 -.016

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