Juan Lagares

Juan Lagares #12

  • CF
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1"/215
  • Age: 27


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Juan Lagares Stats

.273 0 2 0 .653

Juan Lagares MLB Career Stats

.262 14 124 26 .661

Juan Lagares Bio

  • Full Name: Juan Osvaldo Lagares
  • Pronunciation: la-gare-is
  • Born: 3/17/1989 in Constanza, Dominican Republic
  • High School: Centro Educalivo Juan Pablo Duante, San Pedro de Macoris, DOM
  • Debut: April 23, 2013
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2016 Stats 66 4 18 0 2 0 .273 .304 .653
MLB Career Stats 1315 132 344 14 124 26 .262 .298 .661

Juan Lagares 2016 Splits

Last 7 Games 13 1 3 0 0 0 4 0 .231 .231 .231
Last 15 Games 26 1 7 0 0 0 5 0 .269 .269 .308
Last 30 Games 55 3 16 0 2 3 7 0 .291 .328 .382
Last 7 Games
Last 15 Games
Last 30 Games
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
5/23 @ WSH 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0
5/24 @ WSH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5/25 @ WSH 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Last 3 Games
5/23 @ WSH
5/24 @ WSH
5/25 @ WSH
2016 Games by Position: LF (1) CF (29) RF (2)

Juan Lagares Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Mets NL 69 44 87.78 219.52 71.95 12.73 35.53
MLB Avg - - - - 88.46 210.63 69.27 11.36 34.90


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Juan Lagares Stats

*Since 2006

Juan Lagares Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Juan Lagares Statcast Events


Juan Lagares 2016 Projections

Rest of Season
42 160 16 41 41 8 1 2 16 8 1 33 2 1 .256 .298 .356 .654
79 226 20 59 64 11 2 2 18 11 1 42 2 1 .261 .300 .354 .654
Rest of Season

Juan Lagares News

Juan Lagares Fantasy News

November 6, 2015 at 8:49 PM ET

Cuddyer undergoes surgery

Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer underwent surgery to repair what the team called "a core muscle injury," but Juan Lagares, who saw a team doctor earlier this week regarding a nagging injury to his right elbow, will not need an operation.

November 4, 2015 at 4:07 PM ET

Lagares sees doctor about elbow injury

Mets outfielder Juan Lagares saw a team doctor Wednesday regarding a right elbow injury that has bothered him as far back as 2013.


Juan Lagares Awards

Rawlings NL Gold Glove

Year Team League
2014 NY Mets NL

Wilson Team Defensive Player of the Year

Year Team League
2013 NY Mets NL

NL Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/22/2013 NY Mets NL

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2011 NY Mets NL

SAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Savannah SAL

Juan Lagares Leaderboards


Season 3B Rank
2013 5 15th in NL
2015 5 16th in NL

Juan Lagares Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
June 26, 2014 New York Mets activated CF Juan Lagares from the 15-day disabled list.
June 23, 2014 New York Mets sent OF Juan Lagares on a rehab assignment to Binghamton Mets.
June 20, 2014 New York Mets sent CF Juan Lagares on a rehab assignment to GCL Mets.
June 2, 2014 New York Mets placed CF Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list. Right intercostal strain
May 1, 2014 New York Mets activated CF Juan Lagares from the 15-day disabled list.
April 28, 2014 New York Mets sent OF Juan Lagares on a rehab assignment to Las Vegas 51s.
April 27, 2014 New York Mets sent CF Juan Lagares on a rehab assignment to St. Lucie Mets.
April 15, 2014 New York Mets placed CF Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list. Strained Right Hamstring
April 23, 2013 New York Mets recalled CF Juan Lagares from Las Vegas 51s.
April 1, 2013 Juan Lagares assigned to Las Vegas 51s from Binghamton Mets.
March 11, 2013 New York Mets optioned Juan Lagares to Binghamton Mets.
October 4, 2012 New York Mets recalled Juan Lagares from Binghamton Mets.
March 15, 2012 New York Mets optioned Juan Lagares to Binghamton Mets.
November 18, 2011 New York Mets selected the contract of Juan Lagares from Binghamton Mets.
July 23, 2011 Juan Lagares assigned to Binghamton Mets from St. Lucie Mets.
March 23, 2011 LF Juan Lagares assigned to New York Mets.
September 21, 2010 Juan Lagares roster status changed by St. Lucie Mets.
July 29, 2010 St. Lucie Mets placed LF Juan Lagares on the 7-day disabled list.
June 24, 2010 LF Juan Lagares assigned to St. Lucie Mets from Savannah Sand Gnats.
March 21, 2010 OF Juan Lagares assigned to New York Mets.
August 31, 2009 Juan Lagares roster status changed by Savannah Sand Gnats.
August 24, 2009 sent SS Juan Lagares on a rehab assignment to GCL Mets.
May 28, 2009 Savannah Sand Gnats placed LF Juan Lagares on the 7-day disabled list.

Juan Osvaldo Lagares Bio Info

Juan Osvaldo Lagares went to Centro Educativo Juan Pablo Duante High School in San Pedro de Macoris, DR...Enjoys playing video games.


Three of his six home runs gave the Mets the lead...Eight of his 14 career home runs have put the Mets ahead...Hit in a franchise-record 14 straight home games to start the season...Ken Singleton held the previous record with a 12-game hitting streak at Shea Stadium to begin the 1970 season (Courtesy of Elias)...Batted .300 (27-90) with RISP...Hit .273 (33-121) vs. lefthanders...Had three outfield assists...Started 106 games in centerfield... Went 4-4 with three runs scored, a triple and an RBI on April 25 at Yankee Stadium...His four hits tied a career high....Hit a pinch-hit, three-run home run on August 13 vs. Colorado...Was the first pinch-hit home run of his career.... Batted .291 (16-55) in 25 games in August... Seven of his 16 hits in August went for extra bases (four doubles, one triple, two home runs)... Signed a contract extension through 2019 on April 1.


Scored seven runs in 13 postseason games...Hit .348 (8-23) in the postseason... Went 2-3 with a stolen base in Game 1 of the World Series....Collected two hits off the bench in Game 1 of the World Series...It was the 23rd time in World Series history a player had multiple hits in a game that he did not start...Scored three times in Game 3 of the NLDS vs. Los Angeles...Hit .429 (3-7) with two doubles in four NLDS games vs. the Dodgers.


Earned his first Rawlings Gold Glove Award...Made his first Opening Day roster this season...Went to the 15-Day Disabled List twice...From, April 15-May 1, had a right hamstring strain...Then from June 2-June 26, had a right intercostal strain...Also left the game on September 16 with a hyperextended right elbow that ended his year...Finished second among major league outfielders with 28 defensive runs saved, playing 372.0 fewer innings than leader Jason Heyward, who had 32...Also had six assists, with three getting a runner at home...His Ultimate Zone Rating per 150 games (UZR/150) was 25.3, second among all players...Chase Headley was first with 28.0...Had an extra-base hit in the first three games, tied for the second-longest streak to begin a season in franchise history...Rico Brogna went five straight in 1995...Scored a career high-tying three runs on Opening Day, March 31 vs. Washington...Also did it on September 2 at Miami...Had four extra-base hits, the most by a Mets player through the team's first three games since 2008 (Carlos Beltran, franchise record-tying five; David Wright, four)...Hit in a Mets season high-tying 13 straight games (.339, 19-56), April 5-May 4...It was the longest streak of his career and the longest by a Mets player in his first or second season since David Wright had a 15-game run in 2005...Previous high was 12 straight, August 25-September 7, 2013...David Wright also hit in 13 straight, August 2-August 14...Hit in five straight, with multiple hits in four of the five (.500, 9-18), August 22-August 27...Drove in seven runs during a four-game RBI streak, August 23-August 27. Voted ESPN's Defensive Player of the Month in August...Led the majors with 13 defensive runs saved in the month...Collected a career-best four hits, three runs, two RBI, two stolen bases and a walk from the leadoff spot on September 2...Marked the first time a Mets leadoff hitter reached five times in a game since 2011 (Jose Reyes)....The only other Met in team history to have four or more hits in a game with multiple RBI and stolen bases was Reyes on July 23, 2005 vs. the Dodgers when he went 4-5 with two RBI and two stolen bases...From August 22 through the end of the season, hit .323 (30-93)...Had two home runs and 13 RBI during this stretch...From August 29 through the end of the season, swiped nine bases, tied for the second-most in the majors and one behind the lead...Stole a career-best three bases on September 7 at Cincinnati...Went 30-86 (.349) against lefthanders...Started 37 games from the leadoff spot, hitting .276 (43-156) with a .329 on-base percentage.


Spent the majority of the season in New York after opening the year with Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League. Finished among the NL rookie leaders in numerous offensive categories: games (7th), at-bats (6th), hits (6th), doubles (tied for 5th), RBI (10th) and triples (tied for 2nd). Appeared in 108 games, 88 starts, in centerfield and 14 games, nine starts, in rightfield. Recalled from Las Vegas on April 23 and made his major league debut that night vs. Los Angeles-NL, entering the game in the top of the fifth as part of a double-switch...Flew out to leftfield in his first plate appearance before a seventh-inning single in his next at-bat...Played centerfield. Made his first career start, April 24 vs. Los Angeles-NL...Hit eighth and played centerfield...Drew a walk and finished 0-2. Collected his first outfield assist on May 1 at Miami, throwing out Nick Green at home plate. Hit his first major league home run, May 19 at Chicago-NL (off Travis Wood), a two-run shot that tied the game in the seventh inning...They were his first two big league RBI...Also finished the game with two hits, his first multi-hit game at the major league level...Before him, the last player who first major league home run was a game-tying or go-ahead home run in the seventh inning or later with the team was Lastings Milledge, who hit a 10th-inning game-tying home run off the Giants' Armando Benitez on June 4, 2006 at Shea. Set a career-high with three hits, June 5 at Washington...Tied that total six more times, last on September 22 at Philadelphia. Had multiple hits in three straight games vs. Philadelphia with an extra-base hit in each game (two doubles, a home run), July19-July 21...Won the National League Player of the Week for the period ending July 21...Batted .700 (7-10) and tied for the majors lead for the week in hits. Hit .353 (24-68) with nine extra-base hits in 22 July games,15 starts...Had multiple hits in eight games during the month...His average led all rookies (minimum 50 at-bats). Hit in a career-best and team high-tying 12 straight games, August 25-September 7...Went 17-46 (.370) during his run. S apped an 0-19 with a single on September 18 vs. San Francisco. Went 2-10 (.200) as a pinch-hitter.

2012 Spent the entire season with Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League, appearing in a career-most 130 games...Had a single-game season-best three hits 11 times, last on August 29 at Reading...Hit .331 (44-133) against lefthanded pitching...In 64 home games, batted .313 (73-233) with a .433 slugging percentage...Set the record for most putouts (353) by an outfielder in B-Mets history...Surpassed the old record of 349 by Emmanuel Garcia in 2009...Played all three outfield positions, making 21 putouts in leftfield, 215 in centerfield and 117 in rightfield...Hit .328 (39-119) in 28 July games...Also went 7-7 in stolen base attempts during the month...Appeared in the leadoff spot 64 times during the season, hitting .304 (78-257) from the top of the order. 2011 Hit a combined .349 (164-470) in 120 combined games with St. Lucie (A) of the Florida State League and Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League...His .349 batting average ranked second among all Mets minor leaguers...Hit .365 (27-74) in 21 May games and .368 (35-95) in 24 June contests with St. Lucie...Had two home runs and knocked in four runs at Brevard on May 15 in game one of a doubleheader...Also drove in four runs vs. Palm Beach on June 14 and June 22 at Charlotte...Hit safely in 10 straight games from June 14-June 27...Batted .477 (21-44) over that stretch...Recorded four hits at Clearwater, July 18...Also had 16 games with two hits and 12 contests with three hits while at St. Lucie...Joined Binghamton on July 23...Compiled a .382 (13-34) batting average with runners in scoring position at Binghamton...Went 5-5 with two doubles and a triple at Reading on July 24...Collected at least two hits in 12 games and recorded three hits in five different games with Binghamton...Hit safely in 34 of his 38 games played...Batted .376 (38-101) in 24 games during the month of August...Put together a 19-game hitting streak from August 7-August 30...Hit .384 (33-86) over that span. 2010 Named to the South Atlantic League All-Star team...Hit .300 in 67 games for Savannah. 2006 Finished third in the Dominican Summer League in triples.