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Michael Chavis

22-Year-Old Third Baseman – Boston Red Sox

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Chavis' pro career has stalled since he was selected in the first round (26th overall) of the 2014 draft out of high school. He opened a second straight season at Low-A Greenville and was promoted to ...

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LEAGUE: AA    40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 190   DOB: 8/11/1995   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Red Sox for $1.870 million in June 2014.

November 12, 2017  –  Michael Chavis News

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Chavis got experience during Fall Instructional camp and the Arizona Fall League at first base, Jim Callis of MLB.com reports.

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Michael Chavis Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2014 18 R GUL 39 150 134 21 36 16 12 3 1 16 5 3 15 38 0 0 1 .269 .347 .425 .772
2015 19 A GRE 109 471 435 56 97 46 29 1 16 58 8 5 29 144 2 1 4 .223 .277 .405 .682
2016 20 A GRE 74 312 279 30 68 22 11 3 8 35 3 1 22 74 0 1 10 .244 .321 .391 .712
2016 20 A SAL 7 27 25 5 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 7 0 0 0 .160 .222 .160 .382
2017 21 A SAL 59 250 223 50 71 36 17 2 17 55 1 0 19 57 0 1 7 .318 .388 .641 1.029
2017 21 AA POR 67 274 248 39 62 32 18 0 14 39 1 0 20 56 0 3 3 .250 .310 .492 .802

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Michael Chavis Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Nov. 18 Mesa 5 1 2 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .800 1.200
Nov. 16 Scottsdale 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Nov. 15 Scottsdale 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Nov. 14 Salt River 4 2 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500
Nov. 13 Salt River 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Nov. 11 Surprise 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .500 .333 .833
Nov. 9 Mesa 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 1.000 1.400
Nov. 7 Mesa 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Nov. 6 Glendale 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Nov. 3 Glendale 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Nov. 2 Scottsdale 4 2 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .750 .750 1.500 2.250
Nov. 1 Scottsdale 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Oct. 27 Salt River 3 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .600 .667 1.267
Oct. 26 Mesa 6 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333
Oct. 24 Glendale 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Oct. 23 Glendale 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250 .200 1.000 1.200
Oct. 20 Scottsdale 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750
Last 7 Days 21 4 6 0 1 2 4 0 6 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .667 .953
Last 14 Days 35 7 9 0 1 3 7 3 12 0 0 1 2 .257 .317 .571 .888
Last 30 Days 66 14 16 3 2 4 16 5 16 0 0 3 2 .242 .316 .530 .846

Michael Chavis: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 2
2017 70 1

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Michael Chavis Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2014 18 R GUL 150 134 10% 25.3% 0.39 72% .368 .156
2015 19 A GRE 471 435 6.2% 30.6% 0.20 67% .293 .182
2016 20 A GRE 312 279 7.1% 23.7% 0.30 73% .303 .147
2016 20 A SAL 27 25 7.4% 25.9% 0.29 72% .222 .000
2017 21 A SAL 250 223 7.6% 22.8% 0.33 74% .360 .323
2017 21 AA POR 274 248 7.3% 20.4% 0.36 77% .265 .242

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Chavis will play some first base in the Arizona Fall Leauge, Tim Britton of the Providence Journal reports.

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Chavis currently has an 11-game hitting streak at Double-A Portland, going 17-for-43 with three home runs, five doubles, nine RBI and 11 runs scored over that stretch.

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Chavis went 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles, an RBI and a run scored for Double-A Portland on Sunday.

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Chavis was promoted to Double-A Portland on Thursday, Chris Hatfield of SoxProspects.com reports.

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Chavis, 21, is hitting .318/.388/.641 with 17 home runs and a 57:19 K:BB in 250 plate appearances for High-A Salem.

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Chavis went 3-for-4 with two home runs, a double, three RBI and three runs scored for High-A Salem on Saturday.

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Chavis (elbow) is active and has seven hits, including four home runs, in 15 at-bats at High-A Salem.

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Chavis was placed on the 7-day disabled list at High-A Salem after sustaining an elbow injury, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports.

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Chavis was promoted to High-A Salem on Tuesday, Christopher Smith of MassLive.com reports. He served as Salem's designated hitter Tuesday, going 1-for-4 with a run scored.

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2016

Chavis, a 2014 first-round draft pick, had himself a nice spring training and the 19-year-old earned a placement at Boston’s full-season affiliate in Greenville of the Low-A South Atlantic League. The full-season assignment may have been too aggressive, as Chavis started slowly and never hinted at the projected plus hit tool. He finished with a line of .223/.277/.405 while striking out a whopping 144 times in 471 plate appearances (30.5%). He has more potential as a hitter than he showed in 2015, but seems a long way off from being a first-team major leaguer at this point. Despite a short stature, he’s got a compact build and projects as an above-average power hitter –- his 16 home runs led the Drive. Defensively, he had problems with the accuracy of his throws and footwork, but he’ll remain at third base for now. Given his struggles last season, it would not be surprising to see him repeat at Low-A to begin 2016 with a quick promotion to High-A Salem likely.

2015

Chavis was Boston's first-round selection in the 2014 draft out of high school in Georgia. He signed quickly, and was assigned to the organization's Gulf Coast League affiliate. He slashed .269/.347/.425 in 150 plate appearances in the rookie league with 16 of his 36 hits going for extra bases. He's considered a polished hitter who grades out with solid-average power potential. Chavis was a shortstop in high school and will continue on that track initially in the organization, but he may switch to second or third base eventually. He participated in the Fall Instructional League before getting ready for his first full season of professional baseball. The Red Sox may elect to keep him at extended spring training to begin 2015, before an assignment to short-season Lowell during the summer.