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Buster Posey
AVG HR RBI
.282 8 35
Team: San FranciscoHt / Wt: 6-1 / 215 NFBC ADP: 21.12
Position: CBorn: 3/27/1987 Birthplace: Leesburg, Georgia
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 1st Round by Giants (2008)


Latest News
June 22 10:00 AM PT11:00 AM MT12:00 PM CT1:00 PM ET13:00 ET17:00 GMT1:00 10:00 AM MST12:00 PM EST12:30 PM VEN21:00 UAE12:00 PM CT-Posey doubled, singled, drove in a run and scored two in Tuesday's win in Pittsburgh.
Analysis: Posey is batting .452 with nine runs scored in his last eight games.
June 18 5:57 PM PT6:57 PM MT7:57 PM CT8:57 PM ET20:57 ET0:57 GMT8:57 5:57 PM MST7:57 PM EST8:27 PM VEN4:57 UAE (+1)7:57 PM CT-Posey had two hits in the Giants' 6-4 win over the Rays on Saturday.
Analysis: Posey has been red-hot, batting .579 with a 1.321 OPS in his last five games.
June 16 12:07 PM PT1:07 PM MT2:07 PM CT3:07 PM ET15:07 ET19:07 GMT3:07 12:07 PM MST2:07 PM EST2:37 PM VEN23:07 UAE2:07 PM CT-Posey capped a big series against Milwaukee with two hits, two RBIs and a stolen base in Wednesday's 10-1 win.
Analysis: Posey was 8 for 12 with three RBIs, four runs and two steals in the three-game sweep of the Brewers.
June 15 10:28 AM PT11:28 AM MT12:28 PM CT1:28 PM ET13:28 ET17:28 GMT1:28 10:28 AM MST12:28 PM EST12:58 PM VEN21:28 UAE12:28 PM CT-Posey had a season-high four hits in Tuesday's 3-2 win over the Brewers.
Analysis: Posey is 6 for 9 with three runs in this series against Milwaukee following a 4-for-35 funk.
June 14 10:41 AM PT11:41 AM MT12:41 PM CT1:41 PM ET13:41 ET17:41 GMT1:41 10:41 AM MST12:41 PM EST1:11 PM VEN21:41 UAE12:41 PM CT-Posey reached base four times, including two hits, in Monday's win over Milwaukee.
Analysis: Posey, who also had an RBI and a run scored Monday, had been 4 for 35 over his previous nine games.
June 9 11:08 AM PT12:08 PM MT1:08 PM CT2:08 PM ET14:08 ET18:08 GMT2:08 11:08 AM MST1:08 PM EST1:38 PM VEN22:08 UAE1:08 PM CT-Posey has missed three straight games with an irritated nerve in his right thumb, but with the Giants being off Thursday, he could return Friday against the Dodgers
Analysis: Posey is 2 for 23 over his last six games, though one of the hits was his eighth home run of the season. Since the beginning of last season, Posey is 7 for 22 against Clayton Kershaw, whom the Giants are scheduled to face Friday.
May 30 8:30 AM PT9:30 AM MT10:30 AM CT11:30 AM ET11:30 ET15:30 GMT23:30 8:30 AM MST10:30 AM EST11:00 AM VEN19:30 UAE10:30 AM CT-Posey followed Saturday's monster performance at Coors Field by going 3 for 4 with two runs scored.
Analysis: The star catcher had a pair of three-run homers in Saturday's win over the Rockies. Posey hit just .172 with one home run in 17 games prior to the Colorado series.
May 29 9:53 AM PT10:53 AM MT11:53 AM CT12:53 PM ET12:53 ET16:53 GMT0:53 9:53 AM MST11:53 AM EST12:23 PM VEN20:53 UAE11:53 AM CT-Posey busted out the whooping stick Saturday.
Analysis: Posey hit a pair of three-run homers in another wild one at Coors Field.
May 22 3:59 PM PT4:59 PM MT5:59 PM CT6:59 PM ET18:59 ET22:59 GMT6:59 3:59 PM MST5:59 PM EST6:29 PM VEN2:59 UAE (+1)5:59 PM CT-Posey went 2 for 4 and ended a long home run drought with a two-run shot in Saturday's win over the Cubs.
Analysis: Posey had gone 17 games since last homering against the Mets on May 1. He's now 7 for 23 with five RBIs over his last six games.
May 4 1:02 PM PT2:02 PM MT3:02 PM CT4:02 PM ET16:02 ET20:02 GMT4:02 1:02 PM MST3:02 PM EST3:32 PM VEN0:02 UAE (+1)3:02 PM CT-Posey hit three doubles in a 3-1 win over Cincinnati on Tuesday night.
Analysis: Posey is batting .352 with four doubles and a pair of homers in his last 15 games.
May 2 8:30 AM PT9:30 AM MT10:30 AM CT11:30 AM ET11:30 ET15:30 GMT23:30 8:30 AM MST10:30 AM EST11:00 AM VEN19:30 UAE10:30 AM CT-Posey was 2 for 4 with a homer and two runs scored Sunday.
Analysis: Posey raised his OPS to .801.
Apr. 26 11:52 AM PT12:52 PM MT1:52 PM CT2:52 PM ET14:52 ET18:52 GMT2:52 11:52 AM MST1:52 PM EST2:22 PM VEN22:52 UAE1:52 PM CT-Posey went 2 for 4 with a dinger Monday.
Analysis: Posey only has seven RBIs so he needs to cut it loose for his owners.
Apr. 12 6:26 PM PT7:26 PM MT8:26 PM CT9:26 PM ET21:26 ET1:26 GMT9:26 6:26 PM MST8:26 PM EST8:56 PM VEN5:26 UAE (+1)8:26 PM CT-Posey should be back in the lineup after not starting Tuesday because of a bruised left foot.
Analysis: "He bruised it pretty good," manager Bruce Bochy said. "It is pretty sore and he needed the break." Posey is hitting .391 after the first week of the season.
Apr. 11 3:41 PM PT4:41 PM MT5:41 PM CT6:41 PM ET18:41 ET22:41 GMT6:41 3:41 PM MST5:41 PM EST6:11 PM VEN2:41 UAE (+1)5:41 PM CT-Posey homered during his 2-for-5 performance on Sunday.
Analysis: It was his first home run since opening day.
Apr. 8 12:42 AM PT1:42 AM MT2:42 AM CT3:42 AM ET3:42 ET7:42 GMT15:42 12:42 AM MST2:42 AM EST3:12 AM VEN11:42 UAE2:42 AM CT-Posey had three hits and drove in two runs in a 12-6 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Thursday, the San Francisco Giants' home opener.
Analysis: Posey was 2 for 9 with two RBIs in his first three games.
Apr. 8 11:42 PM PT12:42 AM MT1:42 AM CT2:42 AM ET2:42 ET6:42 GMT14:42 11:42 PM MST1:42 AM EST2:12 AM VEN10:42 UAE1:42 AM CT-Posey is scheduled to get his first day off this season Friday.
Analysis: He is 5 for 14 with four RBIs through four games.
Mar. 27 1:29 PM PT2:29 PM MT3:29 PM CT4:29 PM ET16:29 ET20:29 GMT4:29 1:29 PM MST3:29 PM EST3:59 PM VEN0:29 UAE (+1)3:29 PM CT-The Giants say Posey was a late scratch from Sunday's game against the Chicago White Sox because of hip tightness.
Analysis: Posey's injury isn't believed to be serious and his status is day to day. He was replaced in the lineup by Trevor Brown. Posey is batting .290 in 31 at-bats in 13 games this spring and has caught 49 innings.
Feb. 18 9:47 AM PT10:47 AM MT11:47 AM CT12:47 PM ET12:47 ET17:47 GMT1:47 10:47 AM MST12:47 PM EST1:17 PM VEN21:47 UAE11:47 AM CT-Posey would like to clear up one thing about his property landing on a list of excessive water users in the drought-ravaged Bay Area: The San Francisco Giants catcher says he worked with landscapers to take appropriate measures to save water before he and his wife moved into their suburban home in 2013.
Analysis: He was fined by East Bay Municipal Utility District, which says by law it must release the names of customers on such lists when a public records request is made. Posey and wife Kristen live in Lafayette, in the East Bay hills, along with their 4-year-old twins, Lee and Addison.

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