Toronto Blue Jays
2015 Avg.
.230
 
Career Avg.
.257
Name  Jose Bautista
Born  10/19/1980
Height  6-0
Weight  195
Number  19
Position  RF
Bats  R
Throws  R
5/26/2015 10:29:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista had three hits and five RBI in the, 10-9, victory over the White Sox on Tuesday.
Insight: Bautista had three doubles, picking up two RBI on a ground rule double in the third and a double in the fifth. Bautista, however, has been disappointing this season based on where fantasy owners selected him. He is hitting .231 with seven home runs and 30 RBI in 134 at-bats this season.
 
5/26/2015 3:00:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista (shoulder) is back in the lineup for Tuesday against the White Sox.
Insight: The Blue Jays lineup is starting to look strong again with the return of Jose Reyes and Bautista. Bautista will DH and bat third.
 
5/25/2015 5:05:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista (shoulder) hopes to play the outfield within a week.
Insight: He is out for Monday's game due to the game being played in Washington. The good news here is that a DL stint appears unlikely.
 
5/25/2015 3:47:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is not in the starting lineup on Monday against the White Sox.
Insight: Bautista (.215, 7 HR, 25 RBI, 29 runs scored) had a cortisone shot in his ailing shoulder on Sunday but is likely to return in a couple of days.
 
5/24/2015 11:11:00 AM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is not in the starting lineup on Sunday against the Mariners.
Insight: Bautista is just getting the day off. Edwin Encarnacion will be the DH on Sunday. Bautista is hitting .215 with seven home runs and 25 RBI in 130 at-bats this season.
 
5/18/2015 4:43:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista went 3-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and three runs in the, 10-5, victory over the Angels on Monday.
Insight: It was Victoria Day in Canada, and Bautista celebrated in style. He had an RBI-double in the second and then a two-run double in the seventh. Bautista, however, has been a disappointment this season. He is hitting .235 with seven home runs and 23 RBI in 115 at-bats this season.
 
5/18/2015 10:03:00 AM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is 9-for-20 (.450) with a home run and six RBI versus Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson.
Insight: Bautista went 2-for-11 in the four game series with Houston as they mostly pitched around him (4 BB). He's batting just .216 with 30 strikeouts in 111 at-bats.
 
5/14/2015 11:04:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista hit a solo bomb in the first inning, but Toronto lost to Houston, 6-4, on Thursday.
Insight: Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion went deep back-to-back in the first to give Toronto a, 2-0, lead. The Blue Jays were also ahead, 4-2, but allowed four runs in the seventh. Bautista was 1-for-3 with a walk in the game.
 
5/14/2015 10:20:00 AM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is a career .400 hitter (5-for-15) with five extra-base hits and a 1.460 OPS versus Houston right-hander Roberto Hernandez.
Insight: Bautista hasn't homered in 14 games and his owners may be getting a bit worried, but it's still early. He'll be fine and might even end the homerless streak today.
 
5/12/2015 5:00:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is back in the lineup Tuesday against the Orioles.
Insight: He will DH, as he is still dealing with a sore shoulder. Nevertheless, Bautista should be active everywhere.
 
5/11/2015 3:26:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista will get a rest day on Monday, as he's just 2-for-29 (.069) against Baltimore starter Ubaldo Jimenez.
Insight: Bautista did have four hits in the weekend series with Boston, but hasn't gone yard since April 28 - 11 games. That wasn't likely to change in Monday's poor matchup.
 
5/11/2015 11:22:00 AM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista might get a rest day on Monday, as he's just 2-for-29 (.069) against Baltimore starter Ubaldo Jimenez.
Insight: Bautista did have four hits in the weekend series with Boston, but hasn't gone yard since April 28 - 11 games. That won't be likely to change in Monday's matchup.
 
5/5/2015 4:05:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is not in Tuesday's starting lineup.
Insight: Bautista is dealing with a sore right shoulder, but it isn't very serious and the fact he's 2-for-17 versus Michael Pineda is the more likely reason for his absence.
 
5/2/2015 8:24:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista had four RBI Saturday versus Cleveland.
Insight: Bautista went 2-for-5 with a run scored as well. He is hitting just .188 with five homers and 13 RBI.
 
4/28/2015 10:16:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista launched a home run on Tuesday night.
Insight: He had two hits in four at-bats, along with three RBI and two runs scord. Bautista is hitting just .188, but does have five homers and 13 RBI overall.
 
4/27/2015 5:48:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista (shoulder) will reyurn on Monday night.
Insight: It was initially thought he would not play on Monday, but Bautista is ready to go. He will serve as Toronto's DH.
 
4/27/2015 1:43:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is expected to take batting practice on Monday and should return sometine during this series, but no Monday night.
Insight: He hasn't played since Tuesday due to shoulder soreness, but had four homers and 10 RBI in 14 games this season.
 
4/26/2015 11:22:00 AM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is not in the starting lineup versus the Rays on Sunday.
Insight: Fantasy owners might be better off because Bautista is just 2-for-24 in his career against Rays starter Chris Archer. Owners would still like Bautista to return soon. He hasn't played since Tuesday due to shoulder soreness.
 
4/25/2015 3:49:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is again not in the Toronto starting lineup for Saturday's game against Tampa Bay.
Insight: He is dealing with shoulder soreness and has not played since Tuesday. Michael Saunders is back from the disabled list and will start in right field.
 
4/24/2015 4:08:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista is again not in the Toronto starting lineup for Friday's series opener against Tampa Bay.
Insight: He is dealing with shoulder soreness and has not played since Tuesday. Kevin Pillar is starting in right field.