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Jun 12, 2024 1 1 0 1 4.5
Jun 11, 2024 1 0 0 0 1
Jun 10, 2024 1 0 0 0 0.5
Jun 8, 2024 1 0 0 0 1
Jun 7, 2024 1 1 0 2 4

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William Contreras fully stepped out of his older brother's shadow in 2023, and in fact led all catcher-eligible players in earned fantasy value. Traded from Atlanta to Milwaukee last winter, he logged 611 plate appearances in his first season with the Brewers -- a number padded by 29 starts at designated hitter, in addition to his 108 behind the dish. He hit .314 after the All-Star break to finish at .289 for the season, though Statcast puts his expected batting average at only .253. Contreras grounded into a whopping 23 double plays and still surpassed 160 runs-plus-RBI, and he will be in the middle of everything the Brewers do once again in 2024. While he may not see quite as many starts as the DH, his playing time is secure on account of his hitting and excellent blocking and framing metrics. There's already a lot to like and a jump in power is not out of the question.

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2024 232.53.5 50 8 47 27 5 .305
2023 4283 86 17 78 63 6 .291
2022 2572.6 51 20 45 39 2 .278
3y Avg. 263.52.7 52 15 49 40 3 .275
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Receiving first day off

    Contreras is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Tigers. The 26-year-old was scheduled to sit last weekend but convinced his way back into the lineup, so it's possible the Brewers make another late lineup change. For now, Contreras is set to be on the bench for the first time this season after making 64 straight starts to begin 2024. He's struggled early in June with a .492 OPS through seven contests and is homerless in his past 60 at-bats, so it's a good time for some extra rest. Gary Sanchez will work behind the plate and bat fifth Sunday.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Late addition to lineup

    Contreras is starting behind the plate and batting second Sunday against the White Sox. The 26-year-old catcher was scheduled to receive his first day off of the season Sunday, but he apparently convinced manager Pat Murphy to continue the starting streak. Contreras has gone 6-for-25 with no extra-base hits over the past six games versus the Cubs and White Sox.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: First day off in 2024

    Contreras is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the White Sox, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports. Contreras started Milwaukee's first 58 games of the season (47 at catcher, 11 at designated hitter), but he'll receive a well-deserved day off Sunday versus Chicago. He's been an MVP candidate early in 2024 with eight homers, 44 RBI, 48 runs, four steals and a .322/.394/.498 slash line. Gary Sanchez is working behind the plate Sunday for the Brewers.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Belts big three-run blast

    Contreras went 1-for-4 with a three-run home run Saturday in a 4-2 victory versus Houston. Contreras provided the biggest hit of the game with a three-run, fourth-inning homer that broke a 1-1 tie and sent Justin Verlander to the showers. The long ball was the backstop's second in his past three games and extended his current on-base streak to 25 contests. During that stretch, Contreras is batting .347 with three homers, 17 RBI, 22 runs, two stolen bases and a 14:16 BB:K.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Drives in four

    Contreras went 3-for-5 with a home run, a triple and four total RBI in Wednesday's 10-2 win over the Pirates. Contreras got Milwaukee on the board with a three-run, opposite-field blast off Martin Perez in the third inning before tacking on a fourth RBI with a triple in the sixth, his first three-bagger this season. While Contreras had gone 18 games without a home run, he's now recorded at least one hit in nine straight contests, going 17-for-36 (.472) in that span. The 26-year-old catcher is now slashing a robust .359/.434/.553 with six homers, 34 RBI, 39 runs scored and three stolen bases through 196 plate appearances this season.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Scores three times in win

    Contreras went 1-for-3 with two walks and three runs scored in Friday's win over the Cardinals. Contreras was the offensive catalyst for the Brewers on Friday night as he crossed the plate a team-high three times. He also collected his third multi-walk game of the season as part of a fantastic start to 2024. The 26-year-old catcher is slashing .340/.420/.520 with five homers, 30 RBI and 35 runs scored over 174 plate appearances.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Goes yard, scores three times

    Contreras went 2-for-4 with a solo homer, three runs scored and a stolen base while also drawing a walk in Thursday's win over the Pirates. Contreras launched a solo homer off Mitch Keller in the top of the first inning to give Milwaukee an early lead and came around to score the team's third run on a Rhys Hoskins single in the third. He then added a single in the fifth frame before going on to steal his second base of the season. The catcher scored three runs in the contest, a mark he's hit three times already this season, while also recording multiple hits for the second consecutive game. Contreras is batting .373 (31-for-83) in April with five homers, 20 RBI and 21 runs scored.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Continues hot start

    Contreras went 3-for-6 with two runs and an RBI in Saturday's 12-5 win at St. Louis. The 26-year-old drove in both of Milwaukee's runs during Friday's 2-1 victory, and he led the offense with three hits Saturday. It's already the 10th multi-hit game of the season for Contreras, who ranks first in the National League with a .372 average and is also third in RBI (20) and fifth in runs scored (18).
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Erupts with five RBI

    Contreras went 4-for-5 with two homers, five RBI and three runs scored in Sunday's 12-4 win over the Mariners. One day after receiving his Silver Slugger Award, Contreras hit his first and second home runs of the season to help him achieve a career-best five RBI in one game. All four of his hits had an exit velocity of 104 mph or higher, as he's seeing the ball very well to start the year. Contreras his now slashing .387/.444/.677 with a 1.121 OPS through 36 plate appearances.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Doubles twice in win

    Contreras went 2-for-5 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored in Sunday's 4-1 win over the Mets. Contreras also struck out twice and has already whiffed five times through 14 plate appearances after striking out at a 20.6 percent clip last season, but he's been productive the past two games with five hits. The 26-year-old tied for eighth in MLB last season with 38 doubles, and his pair of two-baggers Sunday were his first of the young campaign.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Shines in spring game

    Contreras went 3-for-4 with a double, a home run and four RBI in Tuesday's exhibition contest. Contreras had been a bit quiet after homering in his first appearance of the spring, but he made all kinds of noise Tuesday and now owns a .976 OPS through 10 spring games. The Brewers brought in fellow backstop Gary Sanchez over the offseason, but he will likely see most of his action at the designated hitter spot while Contreras handles the bulk of the starts behind the plate.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Leads charge in comeback win

    Contreras went 1-for-4 with a walk, a solo home run, a second run scored and a stolen base in Tuesday's 7-3 win over the Cardinals. After the Brewers fell behind 2-0 in the first inning, Contreras sparked the comeback by taking Drew Rom deep in the third. The 25-year-old backstop has hit safely in seven straight games and 12 of the last 13 as Milwaukee tries to lock up the NL Central title, slashing .314/.400/.451 over the latter stretch with two homers, three steals, eight RBI and 10 runs.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Swipes third bag

    Contreras went 1-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in Wednesday's 5-4 loss against the Pirates. Contreras walked in his first at-bat and then came around to score on a Willy Adames home run as the Brewers took an early 3-1 lead. The catcher then added an infield single in the fifth before swiping his third bag of the season, and the second in his last seven games. Contreras has now hit safely in 15 of his last 16 contests, racking up 12 RBI over that stretch to go along with 17 runs scored.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Steps out of lineup Sunday

    Contreras is not in the lineup for Sunday's game at Texas. Contreras went 4-for-10 with two doubles, three RBI and three runs in the first two games of the series versus the Rangers, but he'll receive a well-deserved day off for the finale after making 36 straight starts. Victor Caratini will take over behind the plate and bat seventh Sunday.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Three hits in win

    Contreras went 3-for-5 with one double, three RBI and two runs scored in Friday's victory over the Rangers. Contreras' third-inning double put the Brewers on the board. He entered the game mired in a 4-for-29 slump, while the Brewers entered the contest coming off a three-game sweep against the Dodgers in which they'd only scored three runs. However, Contreras and the rest of his teammates broke out of their funk with nine runs and 14 hits in the winning effort.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Scorching July continues

    Contreras went 3-for-5 with two doubles and two RBI in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Phillies. He also contributed defensively, throwing out Bryson Stott attempting to steal second base in the ninth inning to help squelch Philadelphia's last-gasp rally. Contreras has been on fire at the plate in July, producing eight multi-hit performances in 12 games and slashing .412/.436/.627 with five doubles, two homers, seven runs and nine RBI.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Resting Saturday

    Contreras will sit Saturday against the Pirates. Contreras finds himself on the bench for the second time in three games, which follows a stretch in which he started seven out of eight games behind the plate. His OPS has trended down each month this season, going from .779 in April to .746 in May and finally .710 in June, though producing in line with that latter mark for the rest of the season would still be perfectly acceptable for a backstop. Victor Caratini starts behind the plate Saturday.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Not starting Sunday

    Contreras is out of the lineup for Sunday's game at Cleveland. Contreras has a .766 OPS through 17 games in June and will receive a breather Sunday after starting the previous four games. Victor Caratini will step in to catch for Corbin Burnes.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Not starting Saturday

    Contreras isn't in the Brewers' lineup Saturday against Pittsburgh. Contreras is 3-for-17 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored over his last five contests. He'll sit Saturday in favor of Victor Caratini, who holds a 1.033 OPS since the beginning of June and will bat eighth.
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  • Brewers' William Contreras: Sitting Tuesday

    Contreras is not in the starting lineup Tuesday versus the Twins. Contreras will get a breather after he went 1-for-9 while a solo homer and two runs scored while starting twice over the team's three-game series with the Athletics. Victor Caratini will catch for Corbin Burnes and bat eighth in the series opener with Minnesota.
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