AJ Reed

AJ Reed #23

  • 1B
  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 4" /275
  • Age: 24

AJ Reed MLB Career Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
128 .156 3 8 0 .509

AJ Reed Bio

  • Full Name: Andrew Joseph Reed
  • Born: 5/10/1993 in Terre Haute, IN
  • Draft: 2014, Houston Astros, 2nd rd. (42nd overall)
  • College: Kentucky
  • Debut: 6/25/2016
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
MLB Career Stats 128 11 20 3 8 0 .156 .259 .509
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

AJ Reed 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)
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MLB Avg - - - - 89.08 398.46 73.41 12.35 38.44
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg HR Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
- - - - - - - - - -
MLB Avg - - - - 89.08 398.46 73.41 12.35 38.44

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AJ Reed 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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10 36 5 8 14 1 0 2 5 4 0 13 0 0 .222 .300 .417 .717
Cumulative
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10 36 5 8 14 1 0 2 5 4 0 13 0 0 .222 .300 .417 .717
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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10 36 5 8 14 1 0 2 5 4 0 13 0 0 .222 .300 .417 .717
Cumulative
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10 36 5 8 14 1 0 2 5 4 0 13 0 0 .222 .300 .417 .717

AJ Reed News

AJ Reed Fantasy News

March 15, 2018 at 4:58 PM ET

Gurriel set for light baseball activities

Still on track to return to the Astros in mid-to-late April, first baseman Yuli Gurriel is beginning to partake in infield drills as he recovers from a left hand injury.

August 5, 2017 at 3:03 AM ET

Gattis has concussion, likely headed to DL

Astros catcher/designated hitter Evan Gattis is likely headed to the seven-day concussion disabled list. Gattis revealed his concussion diagnosis after the club's 16-7 win over the Blue Jays on Friday night -- a game in which he didn't play -- but said he wasn't sure what the next step was.

Awards

AJ Reed Awards

AFL Rising Stars

Year Team League
2015 Glendale AFL

Baseball America Minor League All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Corpus Christi TEX

MiLB Joe Bauman Home Run Award

Year Team League
2015 Lancaster CAL
2017 Fresno PCL

MiLB Joe Bauman Home Run Award Triple A

Year Team League
2017 Fresno PCL

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Houston AL
2017 Houston AL

MiLB.com Staff Choice for Best Offensive Player

Year Team League
2015 Corpus Christi TEX

Baseball America High Class A All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Lancaster CAL

Baseball America Short-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Tri-City NYP

TEX Player of the Week

Week Team League
08/31/2015 Corpus Christi TEX

CAL Player of the Week

Week Team League
05/11/2015 Lancaster CAL
06/08/2015 Lancaster CAL
06/22/2015 Lancaster CAL
07/13/2015 Lancaster CAL

CAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Lancaster CAL

CAL Most Valuable Player

Year Team League
2015 Lancaster CAL

CAL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Lancaster CAL

CAL Rookie-of-the-Year

Year Team League
2015 Lancaster CAL

MiLB.com CAL Player of the Month

Month Team League
05/2015 Lancaster CAL
06/2015 Lancaster CAL

NYP Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/14/2014 Tri-City NYP

AJ Reed Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
March 19, 2018 Houston Astros optioned 1B AJ Reed to Fresno Grizzlies.
November 2, 2017 Houston Astros activated 1B AJ Reed.
October 5, 2017 Houston Astros reassigned 1B A.J. Reed to the minor leagues.
October 2, 2017 Houston Astros recalled 1B A.J. Reed from Fresno Grizzlies.
August 5, 2017 Houston Astros optioned 1B A.J. Reed to Fresno Grizzlies.
July 31, 2017 Houston Astros recalled A.J. Reed from Fresno Grizzlies.
March 21, 2017 Houston Astros optioned 1B A.J. Reed to Fresno Grizzlies.
August 2, 2016 Houston Astros recalled A.J. Reed from Fresno Grizzlies.
July 21, 2016 Houston Astros optioned 1B A.J. Reed to Fresno Grizzlies.
June 25, 2016 Houston Astros selected the contract of A.J. Reed from Fresno Grizzlies.
May 22, 2016 Fresno Grizzlies activated 1B A.J. Reed from the 7-day disabled list.
May 11, 2016 Fresno Grizzlies placed 1B A.J. Reed on the 7-day disabled list.
April 5, 2016 1B A.J. Reed assigned to Fresno Grizzlies from Corpus Christi Hooks.
January 1, 2016 Houston Astros invited non-roster 1B A.J. Reed to spring training.
July 12, 2015 1B A.J. Reed assigned to Corpus Christi Hooks from Lancaster JetHawks.
April 1, 2015 1B A.J. Reed assigned to Lancaster JetHawks from Quad Cities River Bandits.
July 27, 2014 1B A.J. Reed assigned to Quad Cities River Bandits from Tri-City ValleyCats.
June 13, 2014 1B A.J. Reed assigned to Tri-City ValleyCats.
June 11, 2014 Houston Astros signed 1B A.J. Reed.

Andrew Joseph Reed Bio Info

The two-way player was a two-time, first team all-state honoree and a three-time, allconference performer at Terre Haute South H.S, in Terre Haute, Ind...finished his career with a .425 (159x374) batting average, 100 runs, 31 doubles, 41 homers and 150 RBI... on the mound, owned a 26-10 record with a 1.88 ERA and 390 punchouts in 260 innings...As a senior in 2011, was named Indiana High School Player of the Year and MVP of the Indiana North/South All-Star series...was drafted in the 25th round of the June 2011 draft by the Mets, but did not sign... Played three seasons at the University of Kentucky (2012-14)...as a freshman, became the first consensus, first-team freshman All American selection in program history... Won the Golden Spikes Award in 2014 as the top amateur baseball player in the country... became the first pitcher in SEC history to lead the conference in homers and pitching victories...joined David Price (2007) and Dave Magadan (1983) as the only players in SEC history to be named unanimous national player of the year...swept every national award given (Dick Houser Trophy, Baseball America, Perfect Game USA, ABCA and Collegiate Baseball/Louisville Slugger)... Was drafted by Houston in the second round of the June 2014 draft...signed by Astros scout Nick Venuto... Was selected to the Major League roster on June 25, 2016...is signed to a one-year contract that runs through the 2018 season. AJ and his wife, Shelbie, reside in Terre Haute, Ind.

2017

Appeared in two Major League games with the Astros, going 0x6...made one start at DH on Aug. 3 vs. TB, and was a defensive replacement at first base for 3.0 innings on July 31 vs. TB...opened the season with Triple A Fresno...batted .251 (92x366) wit 22 homers and 75 RBI over the first four months of the season (98 games), before being recalled to the Major League club on July 31...was with the club for less than a week, as he was optioned back to Triple A on Aug. 4...finished the season with a .291 batting average and 12 homers over his last 29 games with the Grizzlies...finished the Triple A season with 34 homers, which were the most in the minors and set the Fresno single-season record...his 34 homers earned him his second career Joe Bauman Award, presented by Musco Sports Lighting...after homering 12 times over the first three months of the season, belted 10 homers in July and 11 more in the month of August...homered exactly once every 14.00 at-bats for the season, which led the Pacific Coast League...was second only to Lehigh Valley's Rhys Hoskins (13.83) for the best mark in all of Triple A...posted the ninth 100-RBI season in Fresno Grizzlies history, and tied 2015 Pacific Coast League MVP Matt Duffy for fifth-most in a single season by a Grizzlies player, and the most by a Houston Astros-affiliated player with Fresno...finished second in RBI in both the PCL and all of Triple A to Reno's Christian Walker (114)...were the only players to drive in 100+ runs in 2017...his 89 runs scored and 250 total bases each ranked fourth in the PCL and all of Triple A...72 walks ranked third in the Pacific Coast League.

2016

Made his Major League debut with Houston, playing in 45 total games and making 35 starts (27 at first base, eight at designated hitter)...made his first appearance at Major League Spring Training before opening up the season at Triple A Fresno... was selected to the Major League roster on June 25... optioned to Triple A on July 21...received his final recall of the season on Aug. 2...made his MLB debut on June 25 at KC, going 0x2 with two walks, two runs scored and an RBI...became the third player in club history to walk twice in his Major League debut, joining Eddie Tucker (1992) and John Paciorek (1963)... hit his first career home run as a pinch-hitter in the 9th inning on July 2 vs. CWS off RHP David Robertson... became the third player in club history to hit his first career homer as a pinch-hitter in the 9th inning, joining Preston Tucker (2015) and Keith Lampard (1969)...homered on July 5 vs. SEA, becoming the ninth player in club history with two homers within his first eight Major League games...recorded his first career multi-hit game on Aug. 11 at MIN in Game 1 of the doubleheader (2x5)...walked in four consecutive starts from Aug. 6-11... played in 70 combined games at Triple A, hitting .291 (76x261) with 22 doubles, 15 homers, 50 RBI and a .924 OPS (.368 OBP/.556 SLG).

2015

Collected his fair share of hardware in what was his first full professional season...led all of minor league baseball in home runs (34), RBI (127) and OPS (1.044)...was named the Astros Minor League Player of the Year, California League Most Valuable Player, MiLB.com Offensive Player of the Year, ESPN.com Prospect of the Year and a Baseball America Minor League All-Star...was also a finalist for the USA Today Minor League Player of the Year award and the runner-up for the Baseball America Minor League Player of the Year award...in 135 combined games between Double A Corpus Christi (53g) and Class A Advanced Lancaster (82g), hit .340 (178x523) with 30 doubles, five triples, 34 homers, 127 RBI and a 1.044 OPS (.432 OBP/.612 SLG)...was twice named the MiLB. com California League Player of the Month (May and June), was a California League Midseason and Postseason All-Star and was a four-time California League Player of the Week (May 11, June 8, June 22, July 13)...was also named the league's Rookie of the Year...went 3x4 with a career high three home runs and nine RBI on May 6 at Stockton...was promoted to Double A on July 12...named the Texas League Player of the Week on Aug. 31... played for the Glendale Desert Dogs in the Arizona Fall League following the regular season...played in 11 games with Glendale and was named to the AFL Rising Stars Game...2014: Began his professional career with Class A Short Season Tri-City, playing in 24 games and batting .306 (28x124) with five homers and 30 RBI...was named the New York-Penn League Player of the Week for the period of July 7-13...during the week, batted .500 (12x24) with four doubles, six homers, 11 RBI, three walks and only two strikeouts...was promoted to Class A Quad Cities on July 27, where he remained through the end of the season...batted .272 (34x125) with seven homers, 25 RBI and an .854 OPS (.326 OBP/.528 SLG) in 34 games with the River Bandits...was named a Baseball America Short Season All-Star with Tri-City.

2014

Began his professional career with Class A Short Season Tri-City, playing in 24 games and batting .306 (28x124) with five homers and 30 RBI...was named the New York-Penn League Player of the Week for the period of July 7-13...during the week, batted .500 (12x24) with four doubles, six homers, 11 RBI, three walks and only two strikeouts...was promoted to Class A Quad Cities on July 27, where he remained through the end of the season...batted .272 (34x125) with seven homers, 25 RBI and an .854 OPS (.326 OBP/.528 SLG) in 34 games with the River Bandits...was named a Baseball America Short Season All-Star with Tri-City.