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Jonathan Schoop | Second Baseman | #6

Team: Baltimore Orioles
Age / DOB:  (25) / 10/16/1991
Ht / Wt:  6'1" / 195
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2008 / UDFA / BAL
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Jonathan Schoop managed just one hit across three at-bats Tuesday in Seattle, but it was good for a solo home run.
The All-Star has hit safely in each of his past five and 10 of the past 11 outings. His power number are down in August, as he has managed just two homers and nine RBI after rolling up nine bombs and 28 RBI in July. Still, despite the rough patch, he remains a must-start fantasy option through thick and thin. Aug 16 - 3:07 AM

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Jonathan Schoop went 2-for-4 with an RBI single in Sunday's loss to the A's.

Schoop came up with an RBI single in the first inning against Kendall Graveman. He is working on the best overall season of his big league career to date, slashing .302/.352/.540 with 25 homers and 85 RBI across 116 games. He has already tied his career-best for home runs in a season and has already set his career-best for RBI in a year.
Aug 13 - 6:48 PM

Jonathan Schoop finished 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI in Friday's game in Oakland.

Schoop is up to 84 RBI, besting his career high of 82 set just last season. The All-Star from Curacao is on pace for triple-digit RBI and he is slashing .300/.349/.543. The middle infielder has emerged as one of the most dangerous hitters on the Baltimore roster.
Aug 12 - 2:51 AM

Jonathan Schoop hit his 25th home run of the year on Sunday afternoon against the Tigers.

It was a two-run shot off Anibal Sanchez that kicked off the scoring in the Orioles' four-run first inning. Schoop has 10 home runs and 33 RBI in 32 games since the beginning of July.
Aug 6 - 5:19 PM

Jonathan Schoop went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and three total RBI in Sunday's win over the Rangers.

Schoop launched a two-run shot off Wade Miley in the fifth inning to give the O's a 6-2 lead. The dinger was his 24th of the season, putting him just one homer shy of the career-best 25 that he socked in 2016. Currently in the midst of his best overall season in the bigs, Schoop is slashing .305/.354/.563 with the aforementioned 24 long balls, plus 76 RBI, in 102 games played.
Jul 30 - 7:06 PM

Jonathan Schoop slugged a solo homer and drew a walk Friday versus the Rangers.

Make that five homers in his last eight games. Schoop has been much more selective at the plate this season while batting .303/.350/.556 with 23 home runs and 73 RBI over 100 games. He’s starting to put it all together.
Jul 29 - 12:35 AM

Jonathan Schoop hit his 22nd home run of the season on Wednesday afternoon against the Rays.

It was a solo shot in the top of the fourth inning off Rays starter Alex Cobb, who otherwise dominated the Orioles' offense. Schoop now has seven home runs and 23 RBI in 22 games this month.
Jul 26 - 3:09 PM

Orioles GM Dan Duquette said the team discussed a long-term deal with Jonathan Schoop over the winter.

Obviously nothing came of it, but Duquette said the team plans to revisit those talks at a later date. Schoop has had a breakout year for the Orioles, leading the team with 20 homers and 67 RBI. He was also the Orioles' lone All-Star representative. The 25-year-old is under contract through 2019, so there's still plenty of time for the sides to work something out.
Jul 22 - 6:27 PM

Jonathan Schoop clubbed a three-run homer as part of a five-run rally in the ninth inning on Friday, but it still wasn't enough to overcome the Astros.

Schoop's shot off of Chris Devenski pulled the Orioles to within a run at 8-7, but that would be as close as they would get. He also singled in the ballgame, finishing the night 2-for-5. The 25-year-old has now homered in each of his last two games and is slashing .303/.351/.547 with 20 homers and 67 RBI on the season.
Jul 21 - 10:11 PM

Jonathan Schoop went 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBI as the Orioles topped the Rangers 9-7 on Thursday.

The Orioles were actually kept in check for three innings by Rangers starter Cole Hamels before Schoop's solo homer in the fourth. With the ice broken, the O's scored three more in the fifth and four in the sixth, with Schoop's two-run single capping the sixth inning outburst. With seven hits in his last 13 at-bats, the 25-year-old has his overall line up to a robust .302/.350/.540 with 19 homers, 63 RBI and 55 runs scored.
Jul 20 - 11:27 PM

Jonathan Schoop went 3-for-4 with three RBI and a run scored in Wednesday's win over the Rangers.

He doubled to drive in two runs in the third inning and plated another run with a single in the seventh. The 25-year-old second baseman now rocks a studly .300 batting average in addition to 18 home runs, 54 runs scored and 60 RBI. The only thing he doesn't do is steal bases.
Jul 19 - 10:34 PM

Jonathan Schoop clubbed a two-run home run in Saturday's win over the Twins.

His fourth-inning blast off starter Adalberto Mejia put his club ahead to stay. It was his only hit of the ballgame in four chances. He now owns a very nice .296 batting average with 18 home runs and 54 RBI. Schoop and rookie teammate Trey Mancini have outhit their more illustrious compatriots Manny Machado, Adam Jones, Chris Davis and Mark Trumbo this season.
Jul 8 - 5:55 PM

Jonathan Schoop is making his first career start at shortstop on Saturday against the Twins.

He's hitting third in the O's lineup against southpaw Aldaberto Mejia. Johnny Giavotella is starting at second base.
Jul 8 - 12:39 PM

Jonathan Schoop singled and launched a solo homer Tuesday in Milwaukee.

Schoop's longball was a no-doubter to center field off of Carlos Torres in the ninth inning. It was the 17th homer of the first half for Schoop, who has lifted his average from .274 to .296 since the beginning of June.
Jul 4 - 6:42 PM

Jonathan Schoop went 2-for-3 and cranked a two-run homer in a loss to the Rays on Saturday.

He went deep off starter Jake Odorizzi with a runner aboard in the fifth inning. He also walked in the ballgame. Schoop is emerging as one of the best second basemen in the fantasy game. He has a .297 batting average with 16 home runs, 51 RBI and 45 runs scored in 318 plate appearances. The only thing he doesn't do is steal bases.
Jul 1 - 10:09 PM

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Welington Castillo
2Caleb Joseph
1B1Chris Davis
2B1Jonathan Schoop
SS1J.J. Hardy
2Tim Beckham
3B1Manny Machado
2Ryan Flaherty
LF1Trey Mancini
2Craig Gentry
CF1Adam Jones
RF1Seth Smith
2Anthony Santander
DH1Mark Trumbo
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Kevin Gausman
2Jeremy Hellickson
3Dylan Bundy
4Wade Miley
5Ubaldo Jimenez
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Zach Britton
2Brad Brach
3Darren O'Day
4Mychal Givens
5Chris Tillman
6Richard Bleier
7Miguel Castro