Giovanny Urshela

Giovanny Urshela #39

  • 3B
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0"/215
  • Age: 24

Giovanny Urshela MLB Career Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.225 6 21 0 .608

Giovanny Urshela Bio

  • Full Name: Giovanny Urshela
  • Pronunciation: urr-shel-lah
  • Born: 10/11/1991 in Cartagena, Colombia
  • Debut: June 9, 2015
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
MLB Career Stats 267 25 60 6 21 0 .225 .279 .608
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

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Giovanny Urshela 2016 Projections

Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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1 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Cumulative
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1 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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1 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Cumulative
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1 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400

Giovanny Urshela News

Giovanny Urshela Fantasy News

March 26, 2016 at 6:11 PM ET

Indians send Urshela to Triple-A to start '16

The Indians' message to Giovanny Urshela has been consistent: Cleveland believes he has the makings of an everyday third baseman in the big leagues. That feeling did not change on Saturday, when the Tribe optioned Urshela to Triple-A Columbus.

March 9, 2016 at 8:01 PM ET

Indians have hope for Ushela's future

The Indians believe that Giovanny Urshela has the potential to develop into their everyday third baseman for years to come.

Awards

Giovanny Urshela Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Cleveland AL

INT Player of the Week

Week Team League
05/01/2016 Columbus INT
08/07/2016 Columbus INT

CAR Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/13/2012 Carolina CAR

NYP Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/09/2010 Mahoning Valley NYP

Giovanny Urshela Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 25, 2016 Columbus Clippers activated 3B Giovanny Urshela from the 7-day disabled list.
May 12, 2016 Columbus Clippers placed 3B Giovanny Urshela on the 7-day disabled list.
March 26, 2016 Cleveland Indians optioned 3B Giovanny Urshela to Columbus Clippers.
June 9, 2015 Cleveland Indians recalled 3B Giovanny Urshela from Columbus Clippers.
May 21, 2015 Columbus Clippers activated 3B Giovanny Urshela from the 7-day disabled list.
May 11, 2015 Columbus Clippers placed 3B Giovanny Urshela on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 8, 2015. Lower back strain
April 23, 2015 Columbus Clippers activated 3B Giovanny Urshela from the 7-day disabled list.
April 9, 2015 Columbus Clippers placed 3B Giovanny Urshela on the 7-day disabled list. Back injury
March 17, 2015 Cleveland Indians optioned 3B Giovanny Urshela to Columbus Clippers.
November 20, 2014 Cleveland Indians selected the contract of Giovanny Urshela from Columbus Clippers.
May 3, 2014 3B Giovanny Urshela assigned to Columbus Clippers from Akron RubberDucks.
March 11, 2014 3B Giovanny Urshela assigned to Cleveland Indians.
March 31, 2013 3B Giovanny Urshela assigned to Akron Aeros from Carolina Mudcats.
February 24, 2013 3B Giovanny Urshela assigned to Cleveland Indians.
May 21, 2012 Giovanny Urshela roster status changed by Carolina Mudcats.
May 4, 2012 Carolina Mudcats placed 3B Giovanny Urshela on the 7-day disabled list.
April 2, 2012 3B Giovanny Urshela assigned to Carolina Mudcats from Lake County Captains.
April 4, 2011 Giovanny Urshela assigned to Lake County Captains from Mahoning Valley Scrappers.
June 17, 2010 Giovanny Urshela assigned to Mahoning Valley Scrappers from AZL Indians.
July 11, 2009 Giovanny Urshela assigned to AZL Indians from DSL Indians.
July 3, 2009 Giovanny Urshela roster status changed by AZL Indians.
May 29, 2009 DSL Indians signed Giovanny Urshela.

Giovanny Urshela Bio Info

Full name GIOVANNY URSHELA (urr-SHEL-lah)...Single...Is on twitter @Urshela10... Enjoys spending time with family and traveling in the off-season.

2015

Spent the last four months of the season at the Major League level, his first taste of big league action after June 9th recall from AAA Columbus...Started the season on the Triple-A disabled list with lower back inflammation after not appearing in an exhibition game all spring with back issues...Season began on April 23, batting .272 (22-81) with 5 doubles, 1 triple, 3 home runs and 9 RBI in 22 games (.298/.469/.767)...Was on the Columbus DL with lower back inflammation from May 6-20...Made his Major League debut on June 9 vs. Seattle and collected his first hit (Tom Wilhelmsen) and first home run (Vidal Nuno) on June 11 vs. Seattle (2-4, 2R, HR, 2RBI)...Collected a career-high 3 hits on August 4 at LA Angels and connected for a game-winning home run in the 12th inning of that 2-0 win...Hit in a season/career-high 13 straight games, June 20-July 4, and reached base safely via hit or walk in 21 straight games from June 11-July 4...The 13-game hitting streak was the second-longest by an Indians batter in 2015 (also hit in 9 straight games, July 21-30)...Batted .253 (25-99) with 10 runs, 2 doubles, 2 home runs and 7 RBI in 31 first half games before hitting .208 (35-for-168) in the 2nd half with 6 2B, one 3B, 4 HR and 14 RBI in 50 games...Was bothered by right shoulder soreness over much of the second half and did not play from Sept. 18-30...From July 31 thru the end of the season he batted .186 (24-for-129) in 38 games...Was very good defensively at third base, making 76 starts (80 games) at the hot corner while recording a fielding pct. of .969 (192 TC, 6 E)...Finished with a UZR of 4.1, 5th-highest among A.L. third basemen (min. 600 innings)...Batted .223 (25-for-112) with runners on base and .185 (12-for-65) with RISP.

2014

Sp ent most of the season at AAA Columbus after starting the year at AA Akron, hitting a combined .280 (136-485) with 36 doubles, 6 triples, 18 home runs, 84 RBI and 78 runs scored between the two affiliates on his way to winning the club Minor League player of the year award ... Promoted to Columbus on May 2...On the season, Urshela ranked 2nd in the Indians organization in RBI (84), 1st in runs (78), 3rd in hits (136) and 4th in home runs (18) ... Compiled a .977 fielding pct. at Columbus (5E, 220TC, 17DP)...Over his last 79 games with Columbus he batted .293 (88-300) with 52 runs, 22 2B, 5 3B, 10 HR and 51 RBI...Combined on the year he hit .315 (46-146) with runners in scoring position ... Added to the 40-man roster on November 20...Named an organizational all-star by MILB.com. Spent most of the season at AAA Columbus after starting the year at AA Akron, hitting a combined .280 (136-485) with 36 doubles, 6 triples, 18 home runs, 84 RBI and 78 runs scored between the two affiliates on his way to winning the club Minor League player of the year award...P romoted to Columbus on May 2...On the season, Urshela ranked 2nd in the Indians organization in RBI (84), 1st in runs (78), 3rd in hits (136) and 4th in home runs (18)...Compiled a .977 fielding pct. at Columbus (5E, 220TC, 17DP)...Over his last 79 games with Columbus he batted .293 (88-300) with 52 runs, 22 2B, 5 3B, 10 HR and 51 RBI...Combined on the year he hit .315 (46-146) with runners in scoring position ... Added to the 40-man roster on November 20...Named an organizational all-star by MILB.com.

2013

Spent entire season at AA Akron where he was tabbed Indians Minor League Player of the Week two weeks into the year, hitting .333 (10-30) with 4 doubles, a home run and 7 RBI throughout the week of 4/15-22.

2012

Named Indians Minor League Player of the Week and Carolina League Batter of the Week for 8/ 6-13...Following the season, was rated as having the Best Infield Arm in the organization in Baseball America's Best Tools Survey.

2011

Ranked 4th in the Midwest League in at-bats (505).