MLB Baseball
Scoreboard|Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions
#17
Yonder Alonso
AVG HR RBI
.275 13 30
Team: OaklandHt / Wt: 6-1 / 220 NFBC ADP: 548.43
Position: 1BBorn: 4/8/1987 Birthplace: Havana, Cuba
Bats/Throws: L/R Draft: 1st Round by Reds (2008)


Latest News
May 24 4:58 PM PT5:58 PM MT6:58 PM CT7:58 PM ET19:58 ET23:58 GMT7:58 4:58 PM MST6:58 PM EST7:28 PM VEN3:58 UAE (+1)6:58 PM CT-Alonso (right wrist) is not in the starting lineup for the second straight game Friday against the Yankees. Manager Bob Melvin expects Alonso to not start Saturday against left-hander CC Sabathia, then return to the lineup Sunday.
Analysis: Alonso has played once in the last six games, and he hit his 13th homer Tuesday against the Marlins.
May 24 11:02 AM PT12:02 PM MT1:02 PM CT2:02 PM ET14:02 ET18:02 GMT2:02 11:02 AM MST1:02 PM EST1:32 PM VEN22:02 UAE1:02 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 1 for 2 with a home run and an RBI Tuesday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Miami Marlins 11-9. The homer was his 13th of the season. He ended the game with a .275 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso, however, left with a bruised right hand after getting hit by a pitch in the sixth. He's out of the lineup Wednesday.
May 18 3:28 PM PT4:28 PM MT5:28 PM CT6:28 PM ET18:28 ET22:28 GMT6:28 3:28 PM MST5:28 PM EST5:58 PM VEN2:28 UAE (+1)5:28 PM CT-Alonso (left knee soreness) returned to the lineup Tuesday against the Marlins, but left the game in the sixth inning after being hit in the hand by a pitch. He went 1 for 2 with a solo home run prior to exiting.
Analysis: The first baseman, who's already set a career high with 13 homers, sustained a bruise and is considered day to day. Alonso had sat out Oakland's entire four-game series with the Red Sox over the weekend due to his sore knee.
May 18 7:45 AM PT8:45 AM MT9:45 AM CT10:45 AM ET10:45 ET14:45 GMT22:45 7:45 AM MST9:45 AM EST10:15 AM VEN18:45 UAE9:45 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 2 Wednesday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Seattle Mariners 4-0. He ended the game with a .271 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso was pulled from the game in the seventh inning with left knee soreness. It's unclear if he'll miss any time.
May 17 8:28 AM PT9:28 AM MT10:28 AM CT11:28 AM ET11:28 ET15:28 GMT23:28 8:28 AM MST10:28 AM EST10:58 AM VEN19:28 UAE10:28 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 3 Tuesday as the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 9-6. Alonso scored once. He ended the game with a .276 batting average.
May 16 10:40 AM PT11:40 AM MT12:40 PM CT1:40 PM ET13:40 ET17:40 GMT1:40 10:40 AM MST12:40 PM EST1:10 PM VEN21:40 UAE12:40 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 3 Monday as the Oakland Athletics lost to the Seattle Mariners 6-5. He ended the game with a .283 batting average.
May 14 5:05 PM PT6:05 PM MT7:05 PM CT8:05 PM ET20:05 ET0:05 GMT8:05 5:05 PM MST7:05 PM EST7:35 PM VEN4:05 UAE (+1)7:05 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 4 Sunday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Texas Rangers 6-4. He ended the game with a .291 batting average.
May 14 8:58 AM PT9:58 AM MT10:58 AM CT11:58 AM ET11:58 ET15:58 GMT23:58 8:58 AM MST10:58 AM EST11:28 AM VEN19:58 UAE10:58 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 2 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs Saturday as the Oakland Athletics lost to the Texas Rangers 6-5. The homer was his 12th of the season. He ended the game with a .302 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso is having an outstanding May, batting .342 with eight home runs and 15 RBIs in 11 games.
May 12 8:20 PM PT9:20 PM MT10:20 PM CT11:20 PM ET23:20 ET3:20 GMT11:20 8:20 PM MST10:20 PM EST10:50 PM VEN7:20 UAE (+1)10:20 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 3 Friday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Texas Rangers 5-2. He ended the game with a .294 batting average.
May 10 5:45 PM PT6:45 PM MT7:45 PM CT8:45 PM ET20:45 ET0:45 GMT8:45 5:45 PM MST7:45 PM EST8:15 PM VEN4:45 UAE (+1)7:45 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 2 Wednesday as the Oakland Athletics topped the Los Angeles Angels 3-1. He ended the game with a .303 batting average.
May 10 12:48 PM PT1:48 PM MT2:48 PM CT3:48 PM ET15:48 ET19:48 GMT3:48 12:48 PM MST2:48 PM EST3:18 PM VEN23:48 UAE2:48 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 2 for 3 with two home runs and three RBIs Tuesday as the Oakland Athletics lost to the Los Angeles Angels 7-3. The homers were his 10th and 11th of the season. He ended the game with a .309 batting average.
Analysis: What a power surge by Escobar, who is 11 for 29 over his last eight games and has hit seven homers.
May 9 7:12 AM PT8:12 AM MT9:12 AM CT10:12 AM ET10:12 ET14:12 GMT22:12 7:12 AM MST9:12 AM EST9:42 AM VEN18:12 UAE9:12 AM CT-Alonso went 0 for 4 Monday as the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Angels 3-2. He ended the game with a .298 batting average.
Analysis: He was 9 for 22 with five homers and 10 RBIs in his previous six games.
May 8 7:04 AM PT8:04 AM MT9:04 AM CT10:04 AM ET10:04 ET14:04 GMT22:04 7:04 AM MST9:04 AM EST9:34 AM VEN18:04 UAE9:04 AM CT-Alonso went 1 for 4 with a home run and two RBIs Sunday as the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers 8-6. The homer was his ninth of the season. He ended the game with a .311 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso homered for the fifth time in six games for Oakland. It was Alonso's ninth home run this season, tying his career high set in 155 games in 2012.
May 7 9:27 AM PT10:27 AM MT11:27 AM CT12:27 PM ET12:27 ET16:27 GMT0:27 9:27 AM MST11:27 AM EST11:57 AM VEN20:27 UAE11:27 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 2 for 4 with two home runs and three RBIs Saturday as the Oakland Athletics beat the Detroit Tigers 6-5. The homers were his seventh and eighth of the season. He ended the game with a .314 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso has four homers and four multi-hit games in his last five overall.
May 6 9:43 AM PT10:43 AM MT11:43 AM CT12:43 PM ET12:43 ET16:43 GMT0:43 9:43 AM MST11:43 AM EST12:13 PM VEN20:43 UAE11:43 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 2 for 4 with a double and two RBIs Friday as the Oakland Athletics lost to the Detroit Tigers 7-2. He ended the game with a .305 batting average.
May 4 2:51 PM PT3:51 PM MT4:51 PM CT5:51 PM ET17:51 ET21:51 GMT5:51 2:51 PM MST4:51 PM EST5:21 PM VEN1:51 UAE (+1)4:51 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 3 Thursday as the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 8-5. He ended the game with a .295 batting average.
May 4 9:16 AM PT10:16 AM MT11:16 AM CT12:16 PM ET12:16 ET16:16 GMT0:16 9:16 AM MST11:16 AM EST11:46 AM VEN20:16 UAE11:16 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 2 for 3 with a home run and two RBIs Wednesday as the Oakland Athletics lost to the Minnesota Twins 7-4. The homer was his sixth of the season. He ended the game with a .307 batting average.
May 3 8:49 AM PT9:49 AM MT10:49 AM CT11:49 AM ET11:49 ET15:49 GMT23:49 8:49 AM MST10:49 AM EST11:19 AM VEN19:49 UAE10:49 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 2 for 4 with a home run and an RBI Tuesday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Minnesota Twins 9-1. The homer was his fifth of the season. He ended the game with a .292 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso has never hit more than nine homers in a season at the major league level, so it remains to be seen if his power is sustainable. He's batting .333 (12 for 36) with eight RBIs over his last 12 games, though, so keep riding him while he's hot.
Apr. 30 2:43 PM PT3:43 PM MT4:43 PM CT5:43 PM ET17:43 ET21:43 GMT5:43 2:43 PM MST4:43 PM EST5:13 PM VEN1:43 UAE (+1)4:43 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 0 for 1 Sunday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Houston Astros 7-2. He ended the game with a .279 batting average.
Apr. 29 7:21 PM PT8:21 PM MT9:21 PM CT10:21 PM ET22:21 ET2:21 GMT10:21 7:21 PM MST9:21 PM EST9:51 PM VEN6:21 UAE (+1)9:21 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 1 for 4 Saturday as the Oakland Athletics topped the Houston Astros 2-1. He ended the game with a .284 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso is 5 for 15 with a homer and four RBIs over his last four games.
Apr. 29 12:39 PM PT1:39 PM MT2:39 PM CT3:39 PM ET15:39 ET19:39 GMT3:39 12:39 PM MST2:39 PM EST3:09 PM VEN23:39 UAE2:39 PM CT-Yonder Alonso went 1 for 4 Friday as the Oakland Athletics fell to the Houston Astros 9-4. He ended the game with a .286 batting average.
Apr. 28 9:15 AM PT10:15 AM MT11:15 AM CT12:15 PM ET12:15 ET16:15 GMT0:15 9:15 AM MST11:15 AM EST11:45 AM VEN20:15 UAE11:15 AM CT-Yonder Alonso went 1 for 3 with an RBI Thursday as the Oakland Athletics lost to the Los Angeles Angels 2-1. He ended the game with a .288 batting average.
Analysis: Alonso leads Oakland with 14 RBIs, already a quarter of the way to his total in 156 games last season. His .926 OPS is nearly 200 points better than his career mark.
Apr. 27 7:07 AM PT8:07 AM MT9:07 AM CT10:07 AM ET10:07 ET14:07 GMT22:07 7:07 AM MST9:07 AM EST9:37 AM VEN18:07 UAE9:07 AM CT-Alonso homered for one of his two hits Wednesday.
Analysis: Three of his four home runs have come while he's hit .350 in his last seven games.
Apr. 19 5:24 PM PT6:24 PM MT7:24 PM CT8:24 PM ET20:24 ET0:24 GMT8:24 5:24 PM MST7:24 PM EST7:54 PM VEN4:24 UAE (+1)7:24 PM CT-Alonso homered, doubled and drove in two runs Wednesday against Texas.
Analysis: He went 2 for 18 with six strikeouts in his previous six games.
Apr. 9 8:08 AM PT9:08 AM MT10:08 AM CT11:08 AM ET11:08 ET15:08 GMT23:08 8:08 AM MST10:08 AM EST10:38 AM VEN19:08 UAE10:08 AM CT-Alonso, who turned 30 on Saturday, homered during a three-run eighth and added a single in the A's 6-1 win over the Rangers on Saturday.
Analysis: Alonso seems to love Texas. He's 4 for 7 in the series with a homer, double and three RBIs.
Apr. 8 10:52 AM PT11:52 AM MT12:52 PM CT1:52 PM ET13:52 ET17:52 GMT1:52 10:52 AM MST12:52 PM EST1:22 PM VEN21:52 UAE12:52 PM CT-Alonso went 2 for 3 with an RBI double in Friday's loss at Texas.
Analysis: The first baseman appears primed to atone for a disappointing first season in Oakland, as he's 5 for 14 with three RBIs while hitting safely in each of his four 2017 starts. Alonso still rates as a lower-end fantasy option due to a lack of power, however.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2010 Cin 22 29 2 6 2 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 .207 .207 .276
2011 Cin 47 88 9 29 4 0 5 15 10 21 0 0 .330 .398 .545
2012 SD 155 549 47 150 39 0 9 62 62 101 3 0 .273 .348 .393
2013 SD 97 334 34 94 11 0 6 45 32 47 6 0 .281 .341 .368
2014 SD 84 267 27 64 19 1 7 27 17 36 6 1 .240 .285 .397
2015 SD 103 354 50 100 18 1 5 31 42 48 2 5 .282 .361 .381
2016 Oak 156 482 52 122 34 0 7 56 45 74 3 1 .253 .316 .367
2017 Oak 39 120 19 33 5 0 13 30 19 32 0 0 .275 .379 .642
Career 703 2223 240 598 132 2 52 269 227 369 20 7 .269 .337 .400


Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2017 by STATS.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.