Willson Contreras

Willson Contreras #40

  • C
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1"/210
  • Age: 24

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Willson Contreras 2016 Postseason Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.256 1 5 0 .710

Willson Contreras Postseason Career Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.256 1 5 0 .710

Willson Contreras Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.282 12 35 2 .845

Willson Contreras MLB Career Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.282 12 35 2 .845

Willson Contreras Bio

  • Full Name: Willson Eduardo Contreras
  • Born: 5/13/1992 in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela
  • Debut: 6/17/2016
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
2016 Postseason Stats 39 4 10 1 5 0 .256 .326 .710
Postseason Career Stats 39 4 10 1 5 0 .256 .326 .710
2016 Stats 252 33 71 12 35 2 .282 .357 .845
MLB Career Stats 252 33 71 12 35 2 .282 .357 .845
  • Status: Active

Willson Contreras Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Cubs NL 283 160 88.65 210.56 0.52 8.57 31.72
MLB Avg - - - - 89.57 218.07 1.45 9.97 --
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Cubs NL 283 160 88.65 210.56 0.52 8.57 31.72
MLB Avg - - - - 89.57 218.07 1.45 9.97 --

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October 25, 2016 at 9:01 PM ET

Contreras debuts in 2016

Cubs catcher Willson Contreras finished the 2016 regular season with a .282 average, 12 home runs, 35 RBIs, 33 runs scored and two stolen bases.

October 2, 2016 at 11:10 PM ET

Contreras cracks 12th homer

Cubs left fielder Willson Contreras went 2-for-4 with a walk, a home run and two RBIs against the Reds on Sunday.

Awards

Willson Contreras Awards

World Series Championship

Year Team League
2016 Chi Cubs NL

AFL All-Prospect Team

Year Team League
2015 Mesa AFL

AFL Rising Stars

Year Team League
2015 Mesa AFL

Baseball America Minor League All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Tennessee SOU

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Chi Cubs NL

Baseball America Double-A All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Tennessee SOU

SOU Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/03/2015 Tennessee SOU

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Tennessee SOU

SOU Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Tennessee SOU

Willson Contreras Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
June 17, 2016 Chicago Cubs recalled Willson Contreras from Iowa Cubs.
March 18, 2016 Chicago Cubs optioned C Willson Contreras to Iowa Cubs.
November 20, 2015 Chicago Cubs selected the contract of Willson Contreras from Tennessee Smokies.
April 6, 2015 C Willson Contreras assigned to Tennessee Smokies from Myrtle Beach Pelicans.
March 11, 2015 C Willson Contreras assigned to Chicago Cubs.
March 30, 2014 Willson Contreras assigned to Daytona Cubs from Kane County Cougars.
March 24, 2014 C Willson Contreras assigned to Chicago Cubs.
June 8, 2013 Kane County Cougars activated C Willson Contreras from the temporarily inactive list.
June 5, 2013 Kane County Cougars placed C Willson Contreras on the temporarily inactive list.
April 1, 2013 C Willson Contreras assigned to Kane County Cougars from Boise Hawks.
March 3, 2013 3B Willson Contreras assigned to Chicago Cubs.
April 2, 2012 3B Willson Contreras assigned to Chicago Cubs.
June 14, 2011 Willson Contreras assigned to Boise Hawks from DSL Cubs2.
May 25, 2011 3B Willson Contreras roster status changed by DSL Cubs2.
July 31, 2010 3B Willson Contreras assigned to DSL Cubs2.
October 2, 2009 DSL Cubs2 placed 3B Willson Contreras on the restricted list.
July 15, 2009 DSL Cubs2 signed 3B Willson Contreras.

Willson Eduardo Contreras Bio Info

Willson Contreras is in his eighth season in the Cubs organization after signing as a non-drafted free agent, July 2, 2009 … has batted .275 (465-for-1,692) with 81 doubles, 19 triples, 30 home runs and 239 RBI in 462 career minor league games ... added to the 40-man roster, November 20, 2015. Named the 2015 Cubs Minor League Player of the Year after leading the Southern League with a .333 batting average (151-for-454) to go along with 71 runs, 34 doubles, four triples, eight home runs and 75 RBI. Selected as the top catching prospect in baseball by MLB.com heading into the 2016 season ... also ranked by MLB.com as the 51st-best prospect in baseball ... named the second-best prospect in the Cubs system by Baseball America. Named to the 2015 mid-season and postseason Southern League All-Star Team with Double-A Tennessee. Selected to play in the 2015 Arizona Fall League All-Star game. Batted .205 (23-for-112) in 29 games with the Cubs Dominican Summer League team in 2009 … marked his first season of professional baseball. 

2015

Willson Contreras enjoyed a breakout season with Double-A Tennessee, leading the Southern League in batting average (.333/151-for-454) en route to earning Cubs Minor League Player of the Year honors. Became the first Tennessee player to win the league batting title since Joe Gate in 1978. Set career-highs in games played (126), at-bats, runs scored (71), hits (151), doubles (34), RBI (75), walks (57) and average. Ranked second in the league in doubles, RBI and on-base percentage (.413) while his .478 slugging percentage ranked third and his 217 total bases were fifth. Named to the Southern League mid-season and postseason All-Star teams … posted nearly identical batting averages in both halves, batting .332 (69- for-208) before the break and .333 (82-for-246) after the break. Hit .371 (33-for-89) against left-handed pitching and posted a .323 mark (118-for-365) against righthanders. Enjoyed a season-high 14-game hitting streak, July 28-August 10, in which he batted .519 (28-for-54) and earned Player of the Week honors for July 27-August 2. Recorded a .987 fielding percentage (8 E/600 TC) and threw out 27-of-97 (27.8 percent) baserunners attempting to steal. Collected a season-high four RBI thanks to a sixth-inning grand slam, July 28 at Montgomery. Batted .333 (40-for-120) with nine doubles and 26 RBI with runners in scoring position and two outs. Hit .283 (15-for-53) with five doubles, three homers and eight RBI in 14 games with Mesa in the Arizona Fall League ... recorded a .908 OPS ... named to the Arizona Fall League All-Star Game.