Beau Taylor
Beau Taylor
30-Year-Old CatcherC
Cleveland Indians
2020 Fantasy Outlook
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$Signed a minor-league deal with the Indians in December of 2019 that includes an invite to spring training.
Sent down by Cleveland
CCleveland Indians  AAA
August 26, 2020
Taylor was optioned to the Indians' alternate training site Wednesday.
ANALYSIS
Taylor saw minimal playing time as the third catcher with the major-league club, but he should get some more consistent work at alternate camp and could return to the active roster if injuries occur. The 30-year-old hit just .048 with nine strikeouts over 21 at-bats to begin the season.
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Batting Order Slot Breakdown
vs Right-Handed Pitchers
vs RHP
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
#7
#8
#9
5
1
vs Left-Handed Pitchers
vs LHP
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
#7
#8
#9
1
Left/Right Batting Splits
Since 2018
 
 
+208%
OPS vs RHP
2020
 
 
+8%
OPS vs RHP
2019
 
 
+120%
OPS vs RHP
2018
 
 
-100%
OPS vs RHP
OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2018vs Left .182 11 2 0 0 0 .000 .182 .000
Since 2018vs Right .560 49 2 2 4 0 .143 .250 .310
2020vs Left .167 6 1 0 0 0 .000 .167 .000
2020vs Right .180 18 0 0 2 0 .063 .118 .063
2019vs Left .333 3 1 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000
2019vs Right .731 27 2 2 2 0 .174 .296 .435
2018vs Left .000 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
2018vs Right 1.167 4 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .667
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Home/Away Batting Splits
Since 2018
 
 
+31%
OPS on Road
2020
 
 
+184%
OPS on Road
2019
 
 
+1%
OPS at Home
2018
 
 
+200%
OPS on Road
OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2018Home .423 28 3 1 2 0 .083 .214 .208
Since 2018Away .554 32 1 1 2 0 .148 .258 .296
2020Home .091 11 1 0 1 0 .000 .091 .000
2020Away .258 13 0 0 1 0 .091 .167 .091
2019Home .702 14 2 1 1 0 .167 .286 .417
2019Away .697 16 1 1 1 0 .154 .313 .385
2018Home .333 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000
2018Away 1.000 3 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667
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Stat Review
How does Beau Taylor compare to other hitters?
This section compares his stats with all batting seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 400 plate appearances)*. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that stat and it would be considered average.

* Exit Velocity and Barrels/PA % are benchmarked against 2019 data (min 400 PA) and Hard Hit Rate is benchmarked against last season's data (min 400 PA). See here for more exit velocity/barrels stats plus an explanation of current limitations with that data set.
  • BB/K
    Walk to strikeout ratio
  • BB Rate
    The percentage of plate appearances resulting in a walk.
  • K Rate
    The percentage of plate appearances resulting in a strikeout.
  • BABIP
    Batting average on balls in play. Measures how many of a batter’s balls in play go for hits.
  • ISO
    Isolated Power. Slugging percentage minus batting average. A computation used to measure a batter's raw power.
  • AVG
    Batting average. Hits divided by at bats.
  • OBP
    On Base Percentage. A measure of how often a batters reaches base. Roughly equal to number of times on base divided by plate appearances.
  • SLG
    Slugging Percentage. A measure of the batting productivity of a hitter. It is calculated as total bases divided by at bats.
  • OPS
    On base plus slugging. THe sum of a batter's on-base percentage and slugging percentage.
  • wOBA
    Weighted on-base average. Measures a player's overall offensive contributions per plate appearance. wOBA combines all the different aspects of hitting into one metric, weighting each of them in proportion to their actual run value.
  • Exit Velocity
    The speed of the baseball as it comes off the bat, immediately after a batter makes contact.
  • Hard Hit Rate
    A measure of contact quality from Sports Info Solutions. This stat explains what percentage of batted balls were hit hard vs. medium or soft.
  • Barrels/PA
    The percentage of plate appearances where a batter had a batted ball classified as a Barrel. A Barrel is a batted ball with similar exit velocity and launch angle to past ones that led to a minimum .500 batting average and 1.500 slugging percentage.
BB/K
0.22
 
BB Rate
8.3%
 
K Rate
37.5%
 
BABIP
.083
 
ISO
.000
 
AVG
.048
 
OBP
.130
 
SLG
.048
 
OPS
.178
 
wOBA
.099
 
Exit Velocity
79.0 mph
 
Hard Hit Rate
15.4%
 
Barrels/PA
0.0%
 
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Filling in for resting Perez
CCleveland Indians  AAA
August 23, 2020
Taylor will start at catcher and bat ninth Sunday against the Tigers.
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Promoted for Game 2
CCleveland Indians  AAA
July 28, 2020
Taylor was recalled from the alternate training site after Game 1 of Tuesday's doubleheader against the White Sox, Mandy Bell of MLB.com reports.
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Invited to summer camp
CCleveland Indians  AAA
June 28, 2020
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NRI deal with Cleveland
CCleveland Indians  AAA
December 6, 2019
Taylor signed a minor-league contract with the Indians on Friday that includes an invite to spring training.
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Designated for assignment
COakland Athletics  AAA
September 25, 2019
Taylor was designated for assignment by the Athletics on Wednesday.
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