Juan Centeno

Juan Centeno #8

  • C
  • B/T: L/R
  • 5' 9" /195
  • Age: 28

Juan Centeno 2018 Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
37 .162 1 3 0 .454

Juan Centeno MLB Career Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
326 .227 6 35 0 .609

Juan Centeno Bio

  • Full Name: Juan C. Centeno
  • Pronunciation: sen-TEN-oh
  • Born: 11/16/1989 in Arecibo, Puerto Rico
  • Draft: 2007, New York Mets, 32nd rd. (991st overall)
  • High School: Antonio Luchettii, Arecibo, PR
  • Debut: 9/18/2013
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
2018 Stats 37 3 6 1 3 0 .162 .184 .454
MLB Career Stats 326 25 74 6 35 0 .227 .278 .609
  • Status: Designated for Assignment

Juan Centeno 2018 Splits

Duration AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
Last 7 Games 25 2 3 1 2 1 5 0 .120 .154 .280
Last 15 Games 37 3 6 1 3 1 7 0 .162 .184 .270
Last 30 Games - - - - - - - - --- --- ---
Duration AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
Last 7 Games 25 2 3 1 2 1 5 0 .120 .154 .280
Last 15 Games 37 3 6 1 3 1 7 0 .162 .184 .270
Last 30 Games - - - - - - - - --- --- ---
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
4/27 @ TOR 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
5/1 @ CLE 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5/2 @ CLE 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
4/27 @ TOR 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
5/1 @ CLE 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
5/2 @ CLE 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 0
2018 Games by Position: C (10)

Juan Centeno Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg HR Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2018 Rangers AL 38 30 85.83 391.01 70.17 7.7 27.91
MLB Avg - - - - 89 398 73.3 12.49 38.61
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg HR Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2018 Rangers AL 38 30 85.83 391.01 70.17 7.7 27.91
MLB Avg - - - - 89 398 73.3 12.49 38.61

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Juan Centeno 2018 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 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Cumulative
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11 41 3 7 11 1 0 1 3 1 0 8 0 0 .171 .190 .268 .459
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 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Cumulative
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11 41 3 7 11 1 0 1 3 1 0 8 0 0 .171 .190 .268 .459

Juan Centeno News

Juan Centeno Fantasy News

May 4, 2018 at 7:13 PM ET

Perez joins Rangers; Centeno DFA'd

The Rangers are swapping out backup catchers, announcing before Thursday's game with the Red Sox that they have added veteran Carlos Perez and designated Juan Centeno for assignment.

April 27, 2018 at 8:54 PM ET

Chirinos expected to play in series vs. Jays

Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos has been dealing with some wrist soreness, but manager Jeff Banister expects him to be back behind the plate for both weekend games in Toronto.

Awards

Juan Centeno Awards

World Series Championship

Year Team League
2017 Houston AL

Juan Centeno Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 7, 2018 Texas Rangers sent C Juan Centeno outright to Round Rock Express.
May 3, 2018 Texas Rangers designated C Juan Centeno for assignment.
November 27, 2017 Texas Rangers claimed C Juan Centeno off waivers from Houston Astros.
August 31, 2017 Houston Astros recalled C Juan Centeno from Fresno Grizzlies.
August 24, 2017 Houston Astros optioned C Juan Centeno to Fresno Grizzlies.
August 5, 2017 Houston Astros recalled Juan Centeno from Fresno Grizzlies.
May 27, 2017 Houston Astros optioned C Juan Centeno to Fresno Grizzlies.
May 21, 2017 Houston Astros selected the contract of Juan Centeno from Fresno Grizzlies.
December 19, 2016 C Juan Centeno assigned to Fresno Grizzlies.
December 15, 2016 Houston Astros signed free agent C Juan Centeno to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 23, 2016 C Juan Centeno elected free agency.
November 18, 2016 Minnesota Twins sent C Juan Centeno outright to Rochester Red Wings.
May 6, 2016 Minnesota Twins selected the contract of C Juan Centeno from Rochester Red Wings.
December 15, 2015 C Juan Centeno assigned to Rochester Red Wings.
November 30, 2015 Minnesota Twins signed free agent C Juan Centeno to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
November 6, 2015 C Juan Centeno elected free agency.
November 2, 2015 Milwaukee Brewers sent C Juan Centeno outright to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
October 5, 2015 Milwaukee Brewers recalled C Juan Centeno from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
July 3, 2015 Colorado Springs Sky Sox activated C Juan Centeno from the 7-day disabled list.
June 26, 2015 Colorado Springs Sky Sox placed C Juan Centeno on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 24, 2015.
June 23, 2015 Colorado Springs Sky Sox activated C Juan Centeno from the 7-day disabled list.
June 18, 2015 Colorado Springs Sky Sox placed C Juan Centeno on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 16, 2015.
June 1, 2015 Milwaukee Brewers optioned C Juan Centeno to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
April 21, 2015 Milwaukee Brewers recalled Juan Centeno from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
March 31, 2015 Milwaukee Brewers optioned C Juan Centeno to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
October 31, 2014 Milwaukee Brewers claimed Juan Centeno off waivers from New York Mets.
September 1, 2014 New York Mets recalled C Juan Centeno from Binghamton Mets.
July 31, 2014 C Juan Centeno assigned to Binghamton Mets from Las Vegas 51s.
May 29, 2014 New York Mets optioned C Juan Centeno to Las Vegas 51s.
May 15, 2014 New York Mets recalled Juan Centeno from Las Vegas 51s.
March 18, 2014 New York Mets optioned C Juan Centeno to Las Vegas 51s.
September 9, 2013 New York Mets selected the contract of Juan Centeno from Las Vegas 51s.
May 28, 2013 Juan Centeno roster status changed by Las Vegas 51s.
May 18, 2013 Las Vegas 51s placed C Juan Centeno on the 7-day disabled list.
April 18, 2013 C Juan Centeno assigned to Las Vegas 51s from Binghamton Mets.
January 14, 2013 New York Mets invited non-roster C Juan Centeno to spring training.
April 5, 2012 Juan Centeno assigned to Binghamton Mets from St. Lucie Mets.
March 23, 2012 C Juan Centeno assigned to New York Mets.
June 2, 2011 Juan Centeno roster status changed by St. Lucie Mets.
May 26, 2011 St. Lucie Mets placed C Juan Centeno on the 7-day disabled list.
April 7, 2011 C Juan Centeno assigned to St. Lucie Mets from Brooklyn Cyclones.
March 22, 2011 C Juan Centeno assigned to New York Mets.
June 16, 2010 Juan Centeno assigned to Brooklyn Cyclones from Binghamton Mets.
June 8, 2010 Juan Centeno assigned to Binghamton Mets from Brooklyn Cyclones.
June 7, 2010 C Juan Centeno assigned to Brooklyn Cyclones from Buffalo Bisons.
June 4, 2010 Juan Centeno assigned to Buffalo Bisons from St. Lucie Mets.
May 2, 2010 Juan Centeno assigned to St. Lucie Mets from Brooklyn Cyclones.
June 17, 2009 Juan Centeno assigned to Brooklyn Cyclones from GCL Mets.

Juan C. Centeno Bio Info

Centeno (pronounced sen-TEN-oh) is a 28-year-old backstop entering his first season in the Texas organization after being acquired in a waiver claim in November…the lefthanded batter has seen major league action in each of the last 5 seasons with New York-NL (2013-14), Milwaukee (2015), Minnesota (2016), and Houston (2017)…he was a member of the postseason roster for all 3 rounds in the Astros' World Series championship run last year…set career highs in most categories with the Twins in 2016, when he played in a careerbest 55 games…owns career .283 batting average and .675 OPS in the minor leagues…originally selected by New York-NL in the 2007 June draft, he was a Mets top 30 prospect prior to 2013 (Baseball America) and was tabbed by same publication as best defensive catcher in the Pacific Coast League in 2014…the Puerto Rico native is entering his 12th professional campaign.

2017

Batted .231 over 22 games/15 starts spanning 3 stints in lone season with Houston: 5/21-25, 8/5-22, 8/31-end of season…made 2 starts during the May stint, hitting HR both 5/23 vs. DET (Jordan Zimmermann) and 5/25 vs. DET (Justin Verlander), 1st player in franchise history to hit HR in each of his 1st 2 games with the club…was 7-for-16 (.438) over his 1st 4 G/ GS for Astros spanning 1st 2 stints…hit walk-off RBI single on 8/6 vs. TOR (Roberto Osuna)…would bat .139 (5-36) over final 18 contests…served as 3rd catcher on postseason roster for all 3 rounds, but saw his only playoff action in Game 3 of the ALDS at Boston…caught 9th inning in that game, the Astros' lone loss in that series, and did not have a plate appearance…spent bulk of season at Triple-A Fresno, posting a .311/.354/.383/.737 slash line over 65 games…hit .343 (23-67) with RISP at Triple-A… through 7/27, had .385 BA and .811 OPS for Fresno, but was 5-for-38 in final 10 G…threw out 14 of 52 (26.9%) attempted base stealers, and his 12 passed balls were most in PCL.

2016

Set career highs in almost every offensive category, in what was his busiest season in the Majors, as the Twins backup catcher...played in 55 games, and batted .261 (46x176) with 12 doubles, a triple, three homers and 25 RBI...was an invite to Twins spring training after signing as a minor league free agent, was reassigned to minor league camp March 26 and began season with Triple A Rochester...played in 15 games for the Red Wings...was hitting .245 (12x49) and had his contract selected by Minnesota on May 6 (John Ryan Murphy optioned)...hit his first career home run on May 14 at CLE, a two-run shot off RHP Corey Kluber...set career-high with three hits and three RBI on July 24 at Boston, two of the three hits being doubles...hit his first career triple on Aug. 8 vs. Houston, off RHP Collin McHugh...hit .270 (44x163) with 12 doubles, three home runs and 24 RBI in 47 starts (all at catcher)...caught 53 games (47 starts), second most on the club (Suzuki 99 games).

2015

Made 10 appearances with the Brewers, in what was his third season in the Majors, and first outside of the Mets organization...recorded one hit (double) in his lone stint with the club...started the season with Triple A Colorado Springs ...played in eight games for the Sky Sox before being recalled by Milwaukee on April 21...played 10 games for the Brewers, going 1x21 and was optioned back to Colorado Springs on June 1...hit safely in season-high in 11 straight for Sky Sox from Aug. 9-25, hitting .459 (17x37) with three doubles, one triple and 11 RBI during the span...hit .304 (38x125) against right-handed pitching for Colorado Springs, and .275 (14x51) against left-handed pitching...declared for free agency on Nov. 6 and was signed by Minnesota as minor league free agent on Nov. 30.

2014

Batted .200 with 0 HR and two RBI in 10 games with New York-NL...Made eight starts, all at catcher...Had two stints with the Mets (5/15-5/28 and 9/1-end)...The team posted a 3.86 ERA when he caught (70ip, 30er)...Threw out 1 of 6 runners attempting to steal (16.7%)..Both of his RBI for the Mets came on 5/18 at Washington in a 6-3 loss...Batted .289 with 1 HR and 25 RBI in 74 games between Triple-A Las Vegas and Double-A Binghamton...Was claimed off waivers by Milwaukee on 10/31...Following the season played for San Juan in the Puerto Rican Winter League

2013

Spent the majority of the season with Las Vegas (AAA) of the Pacific Coast League, hitting .305 (65-213) in 67 games before a September call-up to the major leagues...Also appeared in six games with Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League. The Mets selected his contract from Las Vegas on September 9... Made his major league debut on September 18 vs. San Francisco...Had two hits and an RBI. Made three starts behind the plate for the Mets...Threw out one of five potential base stealers. Hit .333 (29-87) at Triple-A in the second half of the season...Batted .310 (9-29) against lefthanders and .304 (56-184) against righties for the 51s. Went 21-61 (.344) with one extra-base hit with runners in scoring position for Las Vegas. Hit .280 (21-75) in 28 games with Carolina of the Puerto Rican Winter League.

2012 Played the entire season with Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League...Hit over .300 in July (.311) and in August (.302)...In 13 July games, he went 14-45 with two doubles and seven RBI...In 15 contests in August, he was 16-53 with 12 RBI...Compiled a .311 (28-90) mark after the All-Star break...Fashioned a .307 (23-75) batting average vs. lefthanded pitching...For the year, he had 15 games with two hits and six games with three hits...Put together back-to back three hit games, August 12 at Harrisburg and August 15 at New Hampshire...Knocked in a season-high four runs, without a hit, August 7 vs. New Britain...His last two RBI came in the bottom of the ninth on a groundout for the game winner...Threw out 29 of 70 (41%) runners attempting to steal. 2011 Compiled a .346 average in eight games in May (9-26), a 333 (8-24) average in seven games in June and a .389 (14-36) average in 13 games in August. 2010 Played in 32 games for Brooklyn (A) of the New York-Penn League, 11 games for St. Lucie (A) of the Florida State League and one game for Binghamton (AA) of the Eastern League...At Brooklyn, he compiled a 394 (28-71) average in 27 games in July, August and September. 2009 Spent the entire year with Brooklyn (A) of the New York-Penn League.