Justin Upton

#8, LF, Detroit
Justin Upton
  • Height:
    6-2
  • Weight:
    205
  • Bats:
    R
  • Throws:
    R
  • Born:
    August 25, 1987
  • Birth Place:
    Norfolk, Virginia
  • College:
    None
  • Draft:
    2005 1ˢᵗ round (1ˢᵗ pick) by the Arizona Diamondbacks
  • AVG
    .235
  • HR
    10
  • RBI
    39
  • R
    42


Player Notes
Justin Upton supplied the offense for the Tigers in Monday's win over the Twins, smacking a solo home run.

Advice: His blast off of Ricky Nolasco in the second inning represented the only scoring in the pitcher's duel. Upton also had a single on the night, picking up two of the Tigers' three hits. The longball was Upton's 10th of the season.

Mon, Jul 18 Rotoworld
Tigers activated OF Justin Upton from the bereavement list.

Advice: Upton missed the first two games of the season half but will be available for the series finale against the Royals. Steven Moya has been sent down in a corresponding move.

Sun, Jul 17 Rotoworld
Justin Upton will return from the bereavement list on Sunday.

Advice: The Tigers cleared a roster spot for him by sending Steven Moya down to Triple-A Toledo. Upton will return to an underwhelming .235/.289/.381 slash line. Moya and Mike Aviles filled in at left field during his absence.

More: Jason Beck on Twitter

Sat, Jul 16 Rotoworld
Tigers placed OF Justin Upton on the bereavement list.

Advice: He'll be out 3-7 days. The Tigers haven't announced who will take his spot on the active roster. Upton has struggled in his first year with Detroit, hitting just .235 with 112 strikeouts in 328 at-bats. His .381 slugging percentage is his lowest since 2007.

More: Detroit News

Thu, Jul 14 Rotoworld

Next Game

Home Score Away

Sunday, July 24

Head-to-head vs. Chi White Sox

Head-to-head vs. Chi White Sox
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. CWS 13 50 6 18 3 1 0 11 6 10 1 0 .360 .421 .460 .881
Away (this year) 52 211 27 50 13 1 5 20 12 72 2 1 .237 .277 .379 .656
Day (this year) 36 134 14 31 9 0 2 15 8 47 3 1 .231 .278 .343 .621
Last game vs. CWS 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
Career vs. José Quintana 5 2 1 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 .400 .500 .600 1.100
Batting
Last 10 Games Season To Date
Date Opp. Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul 23 @CWS T 3-3 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 .235 .290 .388 .678
Jul 22 @CWS W 7-5 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .235 .290 .381 .671
Jul 21 @CWS W 2-1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235 .289 .383 .671
Jul 20 MIN L 1-4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .237 .291 .386 .677
Jul 19 MIN L 2-6 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .237 .292 .388 .679
Jul 18 MIN W 1-0 3 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .236 .289 .388 .677
Jul 17 KC W 4-2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 .232 .286 .377 .663
Jul 10 @TOR L 1-6 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .235 .289 .381 .670
Jul 9 @TOR W 3-2 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .235 .290 .383 .672
Jul 8 @TOR L 0-6 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 .231 .287 .378 .665
Career Stats
Batting
Batting
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2007 ARI 43 140 17 31 8 3 2 11 11 37 2 0 .221 .283 .364 .647
2008 ARI 108 356 52 89 19 6 15 42 54 121 1 4 .250 .353 .463 .816
2009 ARI 138 526 84 158 30 7 26 86 55 137 20 5 .300 .366 .532 .899
2010 ARI 133 495 73 135 27 3 17 69 64 152 18 8 .273 .356 .442 .799
2011 ARI 159 592 105 171 39 5 31 88 59 126 21 9 .289 .369 .529 .898
2012 ARI 150 554 107 155 24 4 17 67 63 121 18 8 .280 .355 .430 .785
2013 ATL 149 558 94 147 27 2 27 70 75 161 8 1 .263 .354 .464 .818
2014 ATL 154 566 77 153 34 2 29 102 60 171 8 4 .270 .342 .491 .833
2015 SD 150 542 85 136 26 3 26 81 68 159 19 5 .251 .336 .454 .790
2016 DET 91 349 42 82 19 1 10 39 27 116 6 1 .235 .290 .381 .671
Totals 1275 4678 736 1257 253 36 200 655 536 1301 121 45 .269 .347 .466 .814
Fielding
Fielding
Year Team G POS GS INN PO TC A E DP FPCT
2007 ARI 42 RF 38 315 65 71 1 5 0 .930
2008 ARI 101 RF 100 860 175 192 6 11 2 .943
2009 ARI 136 RF 134 1180 294 310 4 12 1 .961
2010 ARI 128 RF 128 1117 265 270 1 4 0 .985
2011 ARI 159 RF 156 1366 339 357 5 13 2 .964
2012 ARI 149 RF 148 1280 309 320 6 5 2 .984
2013 ATL 108 LF 91 839 174 178 0 4 0 .978
2013 ATL 54 RF 52 419 89 91 2 0 0 1.000
2014 ATL 150 LF 150 1319 271 284 5 8 0 .972
2015 SD 146 LF 145 1260 235 247 9 3 0 .988
2016 DET 85 LF 82 734 144 150 4 2 0 .987
2016 DET 6 CF 6 41 14 14 0 0 0 1.000
Totals 1264 LF 1230 10734 2374 2484 43 67 7 .973