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2 Brian Dozier 2B
Height/Weight: 5-11/198 | Birthdate: 5/15/1987 | Birthplace: Tupelo, MS | Bats/Throws: R/R | Team: Minnesota | College: None | MLB Experience: 3 | Owned/Started%: 98/91 | Average Draft Position: 55.98
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Projections
TimeframeABHRAVGRBIRSB
2015 Season (CBSSports.com)610.0025.00.24873.00102.0018.00
 
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
59823.2427111221
 
Games Played By Position
YearC1B2B3BSSOFDHSPRP
201400156000000
201300146000000
 
Injury Report
No Injury Reported
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Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Detroit58195 .494 .672 .328
vs Price (Career)1542 .733.313.267
vs LHP179488 .342 .475 .268
 
Recent Trades
DateTradedTraded For
12/24/2014Howie Kendrick, 2B LAD
Patrick Corbin, SP ARI
Chris Davis, 1B BAL
Brian Dozier, 2B MIN
12/24/2014Alexei Ramirez, SS CHW
Ian Kinsler, 2B DET
Lucas Duda, 1B NYM
Brian Dozier, 2B MIN
Starlin Castro, SS CHC
12/23/2014Brian Dozier, 2B MIN
Jacob deGrom, SP NYM
Adam Jones, CF BAL
 
Last 10 Games
DateOppABRHHRRBIBBSB
9/17DET4220210
9/19CLE5010000
9/20CLE4231100
9/21CLE4010000
9/23ARI3000010
9/24ARI3010000
9/25@DET3110010
9/26@DET5331300
9/27@DET6221200
9/28@DET4000000
 
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Latest News

Twins lock up Brian Dozier to a four-year $20 million extension

by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(3/24/15) The Twins have signed second baseman Brian Dozier to a four-year contract, buying his arbitration years, the team announced on Tuesday. According to CBSSports.com Baseball Insider Jon Heyman, he will make $20 million over four years. Dozier will receive $15 million in the final two years of his deal, which includes no options, per MLB.com.

"This is a good day for the Twins and a good day for Brian," general manager Terry Ryan, per the St. Paul Pioneer Press. "We like to reward players that have come through our system. We anticipate he's in the prime of his career, and suspect it's going to spike, some of numbers he has put up."

Dozier, an eighth round pick out of Southern Mississippi in 2009, is set to open the season at second base after hitting .242/.345/.416 with a team-high 23 home runs, 33 doubles, 71 RBI, 89 walks and 21 stolen bases in 598 at-bats last season. The 27-year-old has a career .241 batting average and 47 home runs over three MLB seasons.

Twins' Brian Dozier trying to be more than just a power hitter

by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com
(3/12/15) Twins second baseman Brian Dozier totaled three singles -- all up the middle of the infield -- in three at-bats during Wednesday's spring game against the Rays.

Dozier has appeared in just three spring games, but he is batting .625 (5 for 8) with one double, one RBI, one walk and one strikeout.

"When you can use more of the field, especially deeper in the count, it's going to be advantageous for him to increase opportunities to get on base," Twins manger Paul Molitor said, per The Star Tribune.

Dozier has just a career .241 average over three MLB seasons. However, he has totaled 47 home runs, 77 doubles and has managed a slugging percentage .414 or better over the last two seasons. Still, it appears Dozier wants to be known as more than just a power hitter.

"We all know he can hit a fastball," Molitor said. "We all know he's got a little bit of pop. Just looking for ways for him to get to the next level. He's learning the strike zone. Now he is trying to figure out how to be better a little deeper in the count and cut down on some strikeouts and give yourself a chance."

Twins' Brian Dozier (illness) returns to lineup Monday

by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(3/9/15) Twins second baseman Brian Dozier is in the starting lineup for Monday's split-squad game against the Pirates.

Dozier missed this weekend's slate of games due to illness but was able to return to baseball activity Sunday. He's set to open the season at second base after hitting .242/.345/.416 with 23 home runs, 71 RBI and 21 stolen bases in 598 at-bats last season.

Twins' Brian Dozier able to return to practice Sunday

by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com
(3/8/15) Twins second baseman Brian Dozier was able to return to baseball activity Sunday, reports the St. Paul Pioneer Press.

Dozier was suffering from an illness, which caused him to miss Saturday's game.

Brian Dozier will miss Twins game due to illness

by Shawn Krest | CBSSports.com
(3/7/15) Twins outfielder Brian Dozier was scratched from Saturday's lineup and sent home due to illness. 

Doug Bernier took his place in the revised lineup. 

 
 
 

 
Upcoming 7 Games
DateOppTimeScheduled Starter
4/1/15BOS1:05 pm
4/2/15BOS7:05 pm
4/3/15@ BOS7:05 pm
4/4/15BOS1:05 pm
4/6/15@ DET1:08 pm
4/8/15@ DET1:08 pm
4/9/15@ DET1:08 pm
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2012MIN843163374633165892 .271 .332 .234
2013MIN14755872136186651120147 .312 .414 .244
2014MIN156598112145237189129217 .345 .416 .242
Total 3871472217355471701563074416 .318 .397 .241
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2012MINSS83814131112871570 .964
2013MIN2B1461417342674616110 .992
2014MIN2B1561557512614751598 .980
Total  3853771898639122336278 .981
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2012MIN111105341010
2013MIN334231436014
2014MIN33124983918
Total 776585151016132
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2009R-GCL Twins5141400002100 .375 .286 .286
2009R-Elizabethton532183877170014232630 .417 .431 .353
2010AFX-Beloit Snappers39151244271017161661 .347 .338 .278
2010AFA-Fort Myers Miracle9335044961115424441104 .352 .354 .274
2011AA-New Britain Rock Cat7831160992277342846117 .384 .502 .318
2011AFA-Fort Myers Miracle4918032581152222720134 .423 .472 .322
2012AAA-Rochester Red Wings481811542111217143432 .286 .337 .232
Total 36514052144187915161461541844618 .357 .409 .298
 
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