Jose Abreu Stats

Jose Abreu was born on Thursday, January 29, 1987, in Cruces, Cienfuegos, Cuba. Abreu was 27 years old when he broke into the big leagues on March 31, 2014, with the Chicago White Sox. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Jose Abreu baseball stats page.

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"He's (Jose Abreu) a difference-maker. He's such a quality at-bat. His power is unbelievable. He can take so many different pitches and just take you yard. You obviously respect what he can do. He's changed the complexion of their lineup and allows some of their other players to do other things as well. When you have a guy like that in your lineup, anchoring it, in a way it's kind of like what we have in Detroit with Miggy Max Scherzer (Dan Hayes, 07/14/2014, 'Miguel Cabrera: Jose Abreu’s start is ‘amazing', Source )

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Jose "Mal Tiempo" Abreu Autograph on a 2014 Topps Chrome (#JA)

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Birth Name:
José Dariel Abreu Correa ( Twitter : @79JoseAbreu )
Nickname:
Oso (Bear) or Mal Tiempo (Bad Weather)
Born On:
01-29-1987  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Cruces, Cienfuegos, Cuba
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
None Attended
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-03
Player Weight Chart Weight:
255
First Game:
03-31-2014 (Age 27)
Last Game:
Still Active
Draft:
Undrafted Free Agent / Signing Bonus = $10,000,000

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Jose Abreu Pitching Stats

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Jose Abreu Hitting Stats

2014 27 White Sox 145 556 80 176 35 2 36 1 107 51 15 131 0 4 11 14 .317 .383 .581
2015 28 White Sox 154 613 88 178 34 3 30 1 101 39 11 140 0 1 15 16 .290 .347 .502
2016 29 White Sox 159 624 67 183 32 1 25 0 100 47 7 125 0 9 15 21 .293 .353 .468
2017 30 White Sox 156 621 95 189 43 6 33 0 102 35 6 119 0 4 15 21 .304 .354 .552
2018 31 White Sox 128 499 68 132 36 1 22 0 78 37 7 109 0 6 11 14 .265 .325 .473
2019 32 White Sox 159 634 85 180 38 1 33 0 123 36 4 152 0 10 13 24 .284 .330 .503
6 Years 901 3,547 483 1,038 218 14 179 2 611 245 50 776 0 34 80 110 .293 .349 .513

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Jose Abreu Fielding Stats

2014 White Sox 1B 109 109 2,872 1,045 9.6 1,039 970 69 6 105 n/a n/a n/a .994 9.77
2015 White Sox 1B 115 115 3,051 1,023 8.9 1,012 952 60 11 100 n/a n/a n/a .989 8.96
2016 White Sox 1B 152 152 4,067 1,337 8.8 1,327 1,243 84 10 131 n/a n/a n/a .993 8.81
2017 White Sox 1B 139 138 3,591 1,221 8.8 1,213 1,135 78 8 130 n/a n/a n/a .993 9.12
2018 White Sox 1B 114 114 2,999 984 8.6 976 903 73 8 81 n/a n/a n/a .992 8.79
2019 White Sox 1B 125 125 3,311 1,094 8.8 1,086 1,012 74 8 128 n/a n/a n/a .993 8.86
1B Totals 754 753 19,891 6,704 8.9 6,653 6,215 438 51 675 n/a n/a n/a .992 9.03
6 Years 754 753 19,891 6,704 8.9 6,653 6,215 438 51 675 n/a n/a n/a .992 9.03

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Jose Abreu Miscellaneous Stats

2014 White Sox 3 1 .750 1 0 35 15.4 4.2 5.2 - - -
2015 White Sox 0 0 .000 0 0 39 20.4 4.4 6.1 - - -
2016 White Sox 0 2 .000 0 0 7 25.0 5.0 6.2 - - -
2017 White Sox 3 0 1.000 0 0 18 18.8 5.2 6.1 - - -
2018 White Sox 2 0 1.000 1 0 13 22.7 4.6 6.4 - - -
2019 White Sox 2 2 .500 0 0 34 19.2 4.2 5.2 - - -
6 Years 10 5 .667 2 0 146 19.8 4.6 5.8 - - -

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Jose Abreu Miscellaneous Items of Interest

2014 Chicago White Sox 79 $7,000,000.00 Stats -
2015 Chicago White Sox 79 $8,666,666.00 - -
2016 Chicago White Sox 79 $11,667,000.00 - -
2017 Chicago White Sox 79 $10,825,000.00 - -
2018 Chicago White Sox 79 $13,000,000.00 Stats -
2019 Chicago White Sox 79 $16,000,000.00 Stats -
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Did you know that Jose Abreu, the 2014 American League Rookie of the Year Award winner, was the sixth Chicago White Sox player to receive the honor and the first to win it unanimously?

Did you know that Jose Abreu was the first White Sox first-baseman to win Rookie of the Year Award ? Those who came before Abreu were Luis Aparicio (1956, shortstop), Gary Peters (1963, pitcher), Tommie Agee (1966, outfielder), Ron Kittle (1983, outfielder) and Ozzie Guillen (1985, shortstop).

Did you know that Jose Abreu drove in his 100th RBI on September 13, 2014 , joining Albert Pujols , Ted Williams and Hal Trosky as the only four players to have a rookie season which featured 100+ RBI / 30+ home runs and 30+ doubles.

Did you know that Jose Abreu was the first rookie in Major League history to finish in the top five in his respective league in each Triple Crown statistic? In 2014, Abreu hit 36 home runs, third in the American League ( Top 25 ), drove in 107 runs, fourth in the American League ( Top 25 ), and had a .317 batting average, fifth in the American League ( Top 25 ).

Did you know that Jose Abreu was selected to the All-Cuban Defector Team by Major League Baseball staff writer Adam Berry (12/18/2014, 'Putting together the All-Cuban defector team', link )? With the re-establishment of diplomatic relations in 2014, Berry came up with the idea and selected the following players: (SP) Livan Hernandez , (RP) Aroldis Chapman , (CA) Brayan Pena , (1B) Jose Abreu, (2B) Alexei Ramirez , (3B) Jose Iglesias , (LF) Yoenis Cespedes , (CF) Leonys Martin , (RF) Yasiel Puig , and (DH) Kendrys Morales - share your opinion with us on Baseball Fever .

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When Jose Abreu made his Major League debut on March 31, 2014 , he wore number #79 - the first player in franchise history to wear # #79 , the first player in American League history to wear it, and only the third in Major League history to wear it ( Justin De Fratus , 2012-2013 Phillies, #79 & Jean Machi , 2012 San Francisco Giants, # #79 ).

Jose Abreu hit his thirty-fifth home run of the season on September 14, 2014 , tying him with Ron Kittle for the franchise record for home runs in a season by a rookie. On September 27, 2014 , Abreu hit his thirty-sixth, and final home run of the year, setting a new Pale Hose record for home runs in a single season. His ability to consistently hit home runs helped him win three Rookie of the Month Awards , a feat accomplished previously in the American League by Ichiro Suzuki (5x in 2011) and Mike Trout (4x in 2012).

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