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George Springer | Outfielder | #4

Team: Houston Astros
Age / DOB:  (27) / 9/19/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'3" / 212
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Connecticut
Drafted: 2011 / Rd. 1 (11) / HOU
Contract: view contract details

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George Springer singled leading off the game and was replaced by a pinch-runner despite not being injured versus the Angels on Sunday.
It was simply the Astros' way of recognizing him for playing in all 162 games this year. Only two other players in the majors matched that feat this season. Springer finishes the year batting .261/.359/.457 with 29 homers, 82 RBI and 116 runs scored. He led the majors with 744 plate appearances. Oct 2 - 6:38 PM

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George Springer went 3-for-5 with a two-run double and two runs scored to help the Astros double up the Mariners 8-4 on Tuesday.

Springer singled and scored leading off the first inning, but it was his double with the bases loaded in the sixth inning that made the difference. That two-run knock gave the Astros a lead, and they would hold onto it to keep pace in the hunt for a spot in the AL Wild Card game. Springer is the owner of an eight-game hitting streak during which he's 17-for-36. The good stretch has his overall line up to .262/.362/.458 with 28 homers, 81 RBI, 115 runs scored and nine steals.
Sep 28 - 12:42 AM

George Springer went 4-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored in Saturday's loss to the Angels.

He stroked an RBI triple in the seventh inning and was then driven in by Yulieski Gurriel. Springer has a solid .255/.357/.453 slash line with 28 home runs and 79 RBI. His 112 runs scored rank 5th in the majors. He has contributed nine stolen bases as well. He leads the majors with 715 plate appearances.
Sep 24 - 10:55 PM

George Springer hit a go-ahead RBI single in the 10th inning of Tuesday's 2-1 win over the A's.

Springer finished with a pair of singles. It was the second knock that was the crucial one, as that scored Tony Kemp to give the Astros a 2-1 advantage in the 10th inning. Ken Giles would load the bases with one out in the bottom of the frame to put that lead in jeopardy, but he wriggled out of trouble. In 598 at-bats this season, the 27-year-old outfielder is hitting .251/.355/.450 with 28 homers, 78 RBI and nine steals.
Sep 21 - 1:20 AM

George Springer belted his 28th home run on Sunday as the Astros fell to the Mariners in Seattle.

The long ball gave him the club lead over Evan Gattis who has 27. Springer tagged Ariel Miranda for the solo shot in the third inning, pulling the Astros to within a run at 2-1. He finished the day 1-for-3 plus a walk and is now hitting .251/.357/.453 with 28 long balls, 77 RBI and nine stolen bases on the season.
Sep 18 - 6:49 PM

George Springer had a big night at the plate on Saturday, going 3-for-4 with a two-run homer and three runs scored.

He also walked twice. The home run gave him 25 for the season. His .266/.366/.481 is solid but not great. It is the 92 runs scored, 72 RBI and seven steals that combine with the home runs to make him a fantasy star.
Aug 20 - 10:48 PM

George Springer finished 3-for-5 with two doubles, a home run and three RBI in the Astros' 10-2 victory over the Twins in the second game of Thursday's doubleheader.

The Astros thoroughly annihilated the Twins in the two-game set, outscoring them 25-9. Springer collected six RBI on the day, with two coming on a home run in the fourth inning of the nightcap. Springer's five hits raised his overall line to .260/.353/.471 with 23 home runs, 68 RBI and 82 runs scored.
Aug 11 - 10:17 PM

George Springer went 2-for-3 with two walks, an RBI and a run scored in a win over the Angels on Saturday.

Springer did his part from atop the lineup, reaching in four of his five plate appearances. He scored a run in the third inning before contributing an RBI single in the fourth. The dynamic outfielder is hitting .260/.356/.476 with 21 homers, 57 RBI, 69 runs scored and six steals on the season.
Jul 23 - 10:30 PM

George Springer went 2-for-5 with two runs scored, two doubles and two RBI in Wednesday's win over the A's.

Springer connected for RBI doubles in the second and ninth innings as the Astros pulled away for a 7-0 win. He is now up to 14 two-baggers for the season. In addition, the slugger has hit to a .257/.352/.474 triple-slash with 21 homers and 55 RBI over 382 at-bats.
Jul 20 - 8:41 PM

George Springer went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's loss to the A's.

Springer struck for a solo homer against A's starter Dillon Overton in the fifth inning. The dinger was his 21st of the season and bumped his RBI total to 53. In addition to the counting stats, he is slashing .255/.350/.470. Tuesday's homer established a new career-high for the 26-year-old outfielder. He hit 20 as a rookie in 2014.
Jul 20 - 2:08 AM

George Springer hit his 20th homer Friday as the Astros topped the Mariners 7-3.

It's crazy that Springer wasn't picked for the AL All-Star team; he might not be an elite hitter, but between his bat and his glove, he's one of the AL's top five outfielders. He's hitting .289 with three homers and 10 runs scored in 38 at-bats this month.
Jul 16 - 1:23 AM

George Springer is not in the Astros starting lineup on Saturday.

Springer has started the club's last 162 games, so he has certainly earned a day off. Jake Marisnick will start in his place in center field and bat ninth for the Astros on Saturday.
Jul 9 - 1:24 PM

George Springer had a triple and a run scored in Thursday's loss to the Athletics.

Springer led off the game with his third triple of the season, scoring one batter later. It would turn out to be the only run A's starter Rich Hill and his bullpen would allow. Springer has now hit in eight straight games to run his line to .266/.363/.483. The 26-year-old ranks among the AL leaders in home runs (19), runs (62) and walks (47) as the first half draws to a close.
Jul 8 - 12:36 AM

George Springer doubled and belted a go-ahead solo homer in Monday's win over the Mariners.

Springer scored both of the Astros runs, get plated on a Luis Valbuena sac fly in the first and then launching a go-ahead shot in the fifth. The outfielder has a modest five-game hitting streak going and has gone deep in three of those contests. He's on pace for 37 homers, 98 RBI, 12 steals and 119 runs.
Jul 4 - 5:10 PM

George Springer blasted a grand slam as part of a three hit day, leading the Astros to a 13-4 victory over the Royals on Friday.

Springer led off the game with a triple and followed it up with the grand slam the same inning. He finished the game 3-for-5 with a walk, five RBI and two runs scored. Springer has been a near-elite fantasy force with 16 home runs, 51 runs scored, 46 RBI, six steals and a .266 batting average.
Jun 25 - 1:54 AM

Depth Charts

C1Brian McCann
2Max Stassi
1B1A.J. Reed
2Marwin Gonzalez
3Tyler White
2B1Jose Altuve
SS1Carlos Correa
3B1Alex Bregman
2Colin Moran
LF1Nori Aoki
2Tony Kemp
CF1Jake Marisnick
2Teoscar Hernandez
RF1George Springer
DH1Evan Gattis
2Carlos Beltran
3Yulieski Gurriel
4Preston Tucker
Starting Pitcher
S1Dallas Keuchel
2Collin McHugh
3Lance McCullers
4Charlie Morton
5Mike Fiers
6Joe Musgrove
7Brad Peacock
8Reymin Guduan
Relief Pitcher
R1Ken Giles
2Will Harris
3Luke Gregerson
4Tony Sipp
5Chris Devenski
6Michael Feliz
7David Paulino
8Jandel Gustave
9James Hoyt
10Brady Rodgers
11Kevin Chapman
12Ashur Tolliver