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Buster Posey
AVG HR RBI
.338 7 11
Team: San FranciscoHt / Wt: 6-1 / 215 NFBC ADP: 43.36
Position: CBorn: 3/27/1987 Birthplace: Leesburg, Georgia
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 1st Round by Giants (2008)


Latest News
May 27 9:07 AM PT10:07 AM MT11:07 AM CT12:07 PM ET12:07 ET16:07 GMT0:07 9:07 AM MST11:07 AM EST11:37 AM VEN20:07 UAE11:07 AM CT-Posey went 0 for 3 Friday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Atlanta Braves 2-0. He ended the game with a .338 batting average.
Analysis: He's 0 for 9 in his last three games.
May 25 5:32 PM PT6:32 PM MT7:32 PM CT8:32 PM ET20:32 ET0:32 GMT8:32 5:32 PM MST7:32 PM EST8:02 PM VEN4:32 UAE (+1)7:32 PM CT-Buster Posey went 0 for 3 Thursday as the San Francisco Giants fell to the Chicago Cubs 5-1. Posey added a stolen base. He ended the game with a .345 batting average.
May 25 9:03 AM PT10:03 AM MT11:03 AM CT12:03 PM ET12:03 ET16:03 GMT0:03 9:03 AM MST11:03 AM EST11:33 AM VEN20:03 UAE11:03 AM CT-Buster Posey went 0 for 3 Wednesday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Chicago Cubs 5-4. He ended the game with a .353 batting average.
May 24 6:29 AM PT7:29 AM MT8:29 AM CT9:29 AM ET9:29 ET13:29 GMT21:29 6:29 AM MST8:29 AM EST8:59 AM VEN17:29 UAE8:29 AM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 3 with a double Tuesday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Chicago Cubs 4-1. Posey scored once. He ended the game with a .361 batting average.
May 23 7:15 AM PT8:15 AM MT9:15 AM CT10:15 AM ET10:15 ET14:15 GMT22:15 7:15 AM MST9:15 AM EST9:45 AM VEN18:15 UAE9:15 AM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 3 with a double Monday as the San Francisco Giants beat the Chicago Cubs 6-4. He ended the game with a .362 batting average.
May 21 6:06 PM PT7:06 PM MT8:06 PM CT9:06 PM ET21:06 ET1:06 GMT9:06 6:06 PM MST8:06 PM EST8:36 PM VEN5:06 UAE (+1)8:06 PM CT-Posey was given the day off Sunday after catching all 13 innings of a 3-1 win over St. Louis on Saturday.
Analysis: The Giants play their next four at Wrigley Field, and Posey was 3 for 24 in six games last season, which includes the NLDS.
May 21 9:17 AM PT10:17 AM MT11:17 AM CT12:17 PM ET12:17 ET16:17 GMT0:17 9:17 AM MST11:17 AM EST11:47 AM VEN20:17 UAE11:17 AM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 5 Saturday as the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1. Posey scored once. He ended the game with a .362 batting average.
May 20 9:27 AM PT10:27 AM MT11:27 AM CT12:27 PM ET12:27 ET16:27 GMT0:27 9:27 AM MST11:27 AM EST11:57 AM VEN20:27 UAE11:27 AM CT-Buster Posey went 0 for 3 Friday as the San Francisco Giants beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5. He ended the game with a .369 batting average.
May 17 4:43 PM PT5:43 PM MT6:43 PM CT7:43 PM ET19:43 ET23:43 GMT7:43 4:43 PM MST6:43 PM EST7:13 PM VEN3:43 UAE (+1)6:43 PM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 3 Wednesday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 6-1. He ended the game with a .378 batting average.
Analysis: Posey is batting .438 with five homers, six RBIs and 10 runs in his last nine games. The Giants are in St. Louis on Friday, and Posey is 0 for 5 lifetime against scheduled starter Michael Wacha.
May 17 8:40 AM PT9:40 AM MT10:40 AM CT11:40 AM ET11:40 ET15:40 GMT23:40 8:40 AM MST10:40 AM EST11:10 AM VEN19:40 UAE10:40 AM CT-Buster Posey went 2 for 4 Tuesday as the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 2-1. He ended the game with a .379 batting average.
May 16 10:09 AM PT11:09 AM MT12:09 PM CT1:09 PM ET13:09 ET17:09 GMT1:09 10:09 AM MST12:09 PM EST12:39 PM VEN21:09 UAE12:09 PM CT-Buster Posey went 2 for 4 with a home run and an RBI Monday as the San Francisco Giants beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4. The homer was his seventh of the season. Posey scored twice. He ended the game with a .375 batting average.
Analysis: Posey has hit five home runs in his past seven games. He's also batted .440 over that stretch.
May 15 9:03 AM PT10:03 AM MT11:03 AM CT12:03 PM ET12:03 ET16:03 GMT0:03 9:03 AM MST11:03 AM EST11:33 AM VEN20:03 UAE11:03 AM CT-Buster Posey went 2 for 2 with an RBI Sunday as the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-3. Posey scored twice. He ended the game with a .370 batting average.
Analysis: Posey is batting .417 with five home runs and seven RBIs over his last 13 games.
May 13 10:18 AM PT11:18 AM MT12:18 PM CT1:18 PM ET13:18 ET17:18 GMT1:18 10:18 AM MST12:18 PM EST12:48 PM VEN21:18 UAE12:18 PM CT-Posey went 2 for 7 with a home run and an RBI Friday as the San Francisco Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 3-2. The homer was his sixth of the season. He ended the game with a .358 batting average.
Analysis: Posey's homer, his sixth of the season, came off right-hander Robert Stephenson (0-2), the seventh Reds pitcher. It was Posey's third career walk-off homer, fourth walk-off hit and fifth walk-off RBI.
May 12 7:13 AM PT8:13 AM MT9:13 AM CT10:13 AM ET10:13 ET14:13 GMT22:13 7:13 AM MST9:13 AM EST9:43 AM VEN18:13 UAE9:13 AM CT-Buster Posey went 0 for 1 Thursday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Cincinnati Reds 3-2. He ended the game with a .364 batting average.
May 10 4:26 PM PT5:26 PM MT6:26 PM CT7:26 PM ET19:26 ET23:26 GMT7:26 4:26 PM MST6:26 PM EST6:56 PM VEN3:26 UAE (+1)6:26 PM CT-Buster Posey went 2 for 4 with a home run and an RBI Wednesday as the San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 6-5. The homer was his fifth of the season. Posey scored three times. He ended the game with a .367 batting average.
Analysis: Posey homered in every game of the series at Citi Field, connecting in three straight for the third time in his career and first since June 2013. He is batting .345 with 10 homers in 39 career games against the Mets, and the Giants play them again in late June.
May 10 10:25 PM PT11:25 PM MT12:25 AM CT1:25 AM ET1:25 ET5:25 GMT13:25 10:25 PM MST12:25 AM EST12:55 AM VEN9:25 UAE12:25 AM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 3 with a home run and an RBI Tuesday as the San Francisco Giants fell to the New York Mets 6-1. The homer was his fourth of the season.
Analysis: Posey has homered in consecutive games for the first time since July 2015. His .362 average ranks fourth in the majors but his seven RBIs are tied for the seventh fewest among the 186 players with at least 100 plate appearances.
May 8 8:12 PM PT9:12 PM MT10:12 PM CT11:12 PM ET23:12 ET3:12 GMT11:12 8:12 PM MST10:12 PM EST10:42 PM VEN7:12 UAE (+1)10:12 PM CT-Buster Posey went 2 for 4 with a double, a home run and an RBI Monday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the New York Mets 4-3. The homer was his third of the season. He ended the game with a .363 batting average.
Analysis: Posey remains a bright spot for the struggling Giants. He's 12 for 31 (.419) with two homers in his last eight games.
May 8 6:55 AM PT7:55 AM MT8:55 AM CT9:55 AM ET9:55 ET13:55 GMT21:55 6:55 AM MST8:55 AM EST9:25 AM VEN17:55 UAE8:55 AM CT-Posey went 0 for 3 Sunday as the San Francisco Giants fell to the Cincinnati Reds 4-0. He ended the game with a .356 batting average.
Analysis: He was 11 for 24 in his previous six games.
May 7 9:00 PM PT10:00 PM MT11:00 PM CT12:00 AM ET0:00 ET4:00 GMT12:00 9:00 PM MST11:00 PM EST11:30 PM VEN8:00 UAE11:00 PM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 2 Saturday as the San Francisco Giants fell to the Cincinnati Reds 14-2. Posey scored once. He ended the game with a .369 batting average.
May 6 10:03 PM PT11:03 PM MT12:03 AM CT1:03 AM ET1:03 ET5:03 GMT13:03 10:03 PM MST12:03 AM EST12:33 AM VEN9:03 UAE12:03 AM CT-Buster Posey went 3 for 4 with a double Friday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Cincinnati Reds 13-3. He ended the game with a .366 batting average.
Analysis: Posey is 10 for 22 with a homer and two RBIs during a five-game hitting streak. He has multi-hit performances in 10 of 22 games.
May 4 9:38 AM PT10:38 AM MT11:38 AM CT12:38 PM ET12:38 ET16:38 GMT0:38 9:38 AM MST11:38 AM EST12:08 PM VEN20:38 UAE11:38 AM CT-Buster Posey went 2 for 5 with an RBI Wednesday as the San Francisco Giants topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1. He ended the game with a .346 batting average.
May 3 8:27 AM PT9:27 AM MT10:27 AM CT11:27 AM ET11:27 ET15:27 GMT23:27 8:27 AM MST10:27 AM EST10:57 AM VEN19:27 UAE10:27 AM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 4 Tuesday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers 13-5. Posey scored once. He ended the game with a .342 batting average.
May 2 8:35 AM PT9:35 AM MT10:35 AM CT11:35 AM ET11:35 ET15:35 GMT23:35 8:35 AM MST10:35 AM EST11:05 AM VEN19:35 UAE10:35 AM CT-Buster Posey went 1 for 4 with a home run and an RBI Monday as the San Francisco Giants topped the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-3. The homer was his second of the season. He ended the game with a .348 batting average.
May 1 8:10 AM PT9:10 AM MT10:10 AM CT11:10 AM ET11:10 ET15:10 GMT23:10 8:10 AM MST10:10 AM EST10:40 AM VEN19:10 UAE10:10 AM CT-Buster Posey went 3 for 5 Sunday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the San Diego Padres 5-2. He ended the game with a .354 batting average.
Analysis: Posey is 9 for 22 (.409) over his last six games and remains an asset in the batting average category, though his power numbers are showing signs of continued decline. Just three of his 23 hits this season have gone for extra bases.
Apr. 30 9:53 AM PT10:53 AM MT11:53 AM CT12:53 PM ET12:53 ET16:53 GMT0:53 9:53 AM MST11:53 AM EST12:23 PM VEN20:53 UAE11:53 AM CT-Buster Posey went 0 for 4 Saturday as the San Francisco Giants lost to the San Diego Padres 12-4. He ended the game with a .333 batting average.
Apr. 27 4:54 PM PT5:54 PM MT6:54 PM CT7:54 PM ET19:54 ET23:54 GMT7:54 4:54 PM MST6:54 PM EST7:24 PM VEN3:54 UAE (+1)6:54 PM CT-Buster Posey went 0 for 2 Thursday as the San Francisco Giants fell to the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1. He ended the game with a .357 batting average.
Apr. 27 6:51 AM PT7:51 AM MT8:51 AM CT9:51 AM ET9:51 ET13:51 GMT21:51 6:51 AM MST8:51 AM EST9:21 AM VEN17:51 UAE8:51 AM CT-Posey had two hits Wednesday.
Analysis: After going 0 for 7 in the first two games, Posey is batting .426 in the next 13.
Apr. 26 10:09 AM PT11:09 AM MT12:09 PM CT1:09 PM ET13:09 ET17:09 GMT1:09 10:09 AM MST12:09 PM EST12:39 PM VEN21:09 UAE12:09 PM CT-Posey went 2 for 3 with a walk and drove in the Giants' only run in Tuesday's loss to the Dodgers.
Analysis: Since missing a week for a concussion, Posey has hit safely in all seven games while batting .379.
Apr. 11 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 ET22:03 GMT6:03 3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)5:03 PM CT-Posey was activated from the 7-day concussion DL and went 3 for 5 Tuesday at Kansas City in his return.
Analysis: Posey is 10 for 26 with a homer and two RBIs in eight games this season.
Apr. 11 3:03 PM PT4:03 PM MT5:03 PM CT6:03 PM ET18:03 ET22:03 GMT6:03 3:03 PM MST5:03 PM EST5:33 PM VEN2:03 UAE (+1)5:03 PM CT-Posey was placed on the seven-day disabled list with concussion symptoms Tuesday, a day after he was struck in the helmet by a 94 mph fastball from Arizona's Taijuan Walker.
Analysis: While manager Bruce Bochy said following Monday's 4-1 victory that Posey was doing fine, the Giants planned to check in with him overnight and re-evaluate him Tuesday. They weren't going to take any chances with the 2012 NL MVP and 2010 Rookie of the Year.
Apr. 10 2:30 PM PT3:30 PM MT4:30 PM CT5:30 PM ET17:30 ET21:30 GMT5:30 2:30 PM MST4:30 PM EST5:00 PM VEN1:30 UAE (+1)4:30 PM CT-Posey has left the San Francisco Giants' home opener after being hit in the helmet by a 94 mph fastball from Arizona starter Taijuan Walker.
Analysis: Posey was struck by an 0-1 pitch with two out in the first inning Monday and immediately went down. Athletic trainer Dave Groeschner sprinted toward the plate and manager Bruce Bochy was right behind. Posey got up on his own but exited the game, with Nick Hundley entering to pinch run and stay in the game as catcher. Posey, who was checked for a concussion, is " doing good, doing fine,'' according to manager Bruce Bochy.
Apr. 9 7:20 PM PT8:20 PM MT9:20 PM CT10:20 PM ET22:20 ET2:20 GMT10:20 7:20 PM MST9:20 PM EST9:50 PM VEN6:20 UAE (+1)9:20 PM CT-Posey homered and scored twice for the Giants, who beat the San Diego Padres 5-3 Sunday to prevent a three-game sweep.
Analysis: Posey has been locked in at the plate, going 7 for 14 with three extra-base hits in his last four games.
Apr. 7 9:02 AM PT10:02 AM MT11:02 AM CT12:02 PM ET12:02 ET16:02 GMT0:02 9:02 AM MST11:02 AM EST11:32 AM VEN20:02 UAE11:02 AM CT-Posey doubled twice and knocked in a run in the Giants' loss at Arizona on Thursday.
Analysis: After going 0 for 7 over the first two games of the season-opening series, Posey collected four hits in seven at-bats over the last two. The four-time All-Star should maintain his status as an elite fantasy catcher as long as he's healthy.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2009 SF 7 17 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 .118 .118 .118
2010 SF 108 406 58 124 23 2 18 67 30 55 0 2 .305 .357 .505
2011 SF 45 162 17 46 5 0 4 21 18 30 3 0 .284 .368 .389
2012 SF 148 530 78 178 39 1 24 103 69 96 1 1 .336 .408 .549
2013 SF 148 520 61 153 34 1 15 72 60 70 2 1 .294 .371 .450
2014 SF 147 547 72 170 28 2 22 89 47 69 0 1 .311 .364 .490
2015 SF 150 557 74 177 28 0 19 95 56 52 2 0 .318 .379 .470
2016 SF 146 539 82 155 33 2 14 80 64 68 6 1 .288 .362 .434
2017 SF 40 142 21 48 6 0 7 11 19 12 1 0 .338 .430 .528
Career 939 3420 464 1053 196 8 123 538 363 456 15 6 .308 .375 .478

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2010 SF Total 15 59 6 17 3 0 1 5 6 18 1 0 .288 .354 .390
    LDS 4 16 3 6 1 0 0 0 2 5 1 0 .375 .444 .438
    LCS 6 23 1 5 2 0 0 3 3 7 0 0 .217 .308 .304
    WS 5 20 2 6 0 0 1 2 1 6 0 0 .300 .333 .450
2012 SF Total 16 60 5 12 0 0 3 9 8 15 0 0 .200 .294 .350
    LDS 5 19 3 4 0 0 2 5 3 4 0 0 .211 .318 .526
    LCS 7 26 1 4 0 0 0 1 4 6 0 0 .154 .267 .154
    WS 4 15 1 4 0 0 1 3 1 5 0 0 .267 .313 .467
2014 SF Total 17 69 5 17 0 0 0 7 6 7 0 1 .246 .312 .246
    WC 1 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .400
    LDS 4 18 0 7 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 1 .389 .450 .389
    LCS 5 20 3 4 0 0 0 3 2 3 0 0 .200 .261 .200
    WS 7 26 1 4 0 0 0 2 3 3 0 0 .154 .241 .154
2016 SF Total 5 18 1 5 1 0 0 2 3 1 0 0 .278 .364 .333
    WC 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000
    LDS 4 15 1 5 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 .333 .389 .400
Career 53 206 17 51 4 0 4 23 23 41 1 1 .248 .323 .325


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