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Detroit Tigers AL Central
 
Jose Iglesias • #1 • SS
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:5'11", 185 lbs.
Born:Jan 5, 1990 (26 yrs) in Havana, CUB
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Signed by Boston in 2009.
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Boston in 2013.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2016 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 108 370 48 91 17 0 4 27 24 36 5 3 .298 .324 .246
On Pace 140 481 63 119 22 0 5 35 31 47 7 4 .297 .324 .247
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Scouting Report
Assets: Is fantastic defensively thanks to a great glove at shortstop. Reads plays extremely well, has superb reflexes and a good arm. Shows some pop with the bat. Can also steal a base.
Flaws: Is severely lacking in the power department, which limits his run-producing capabilities. Also, leg injuries have been an issue during his development years and they may fester.
Career Potential: Great defensive shortstop with a little offensive upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
International League (AAA) All-Star Team 2012
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