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Alex Avila | Catcher | #13

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (30) / 1/29/1987
Ht / Wt:  5'11" / 210
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
College: Alabama
Drafted: 2008 / Rd. 5 (0) / DET
Contract: view contract details
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During an appearance on MLB Network Radio, free agent Alex Avila stated that he'd be open to being a backup on a contending club.
"The number one priority is having an opportunity to go to the playoffs," Avila said. "I have told teams this. My agent this. I have no issue going to a team and being a backup. I have no issue being a platoon player." While saying this is not the same thing as turning down money from a team that may not contend, it certainly does open up the 31-year-old's potential landing spots, as almost any club would welcome him as their backup. That being said, there are contending teams that could procure his services as a starter just as easily this winter. Nov 29 - 10:44 PM

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Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Willson Contreras
2Alex Avila
3Rene Rivera
4Victor Caratini
5Taylor Davis
1B1Anthony Rizzo
2B1Ben Zobrist
2Javier Baez
SS1Addison Russell
3B1Kris Bryant
2Tommy La Stella
LF1Kyle Schwarber
2Ian Happ
CF1Jon Jay
2Albert Almora
RF1Jason Heyward
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Jon Lester
2Jose Quintana
3Kyle Hendricks
4Tyler Chatwood
5Jen-Ho Tseng
6Adbert Alzolay
7Oscar De La Cruz
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Carl Edwards Jr.
2Pedro Strop
3Justin Wilson
4Koji Uehara
5Brian Duensing
6Justin Grimm
7Dillon Maples
8Rob Zastryzny
9Mike Montgomery
10Dario Alvarez
11Cory Mazzoni