Cincinnati Reds
2014 Avg.
.289
 
Career Avg.
.259
Name  Todd Frazier
Born  2/12/1986
Height  6-3
Weight  215
Number  21
Position  3B
Bats  R
Throws  R
Hot7/8/2014 10:02:00 AM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier is 6-for-17 (.353) with two home runs against Cubs starter Travis Wood.
Insight: Frazier carried the Reds offense early on this season and has been playing at an All-Star level, batting .293 with 17 HR, 48 RBI, 13 SB and an .859 OPS. He has four multi-hit games in the last five contests.
 
7/4/2014 11:42:00 AM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier is just 1-for-12 against Milwaukee starter Kyle Lohse.
Insight: Frazier has been very good this season, batting .289 with 17 HR, 47 RBI, 13 SB and an .859 OPS. This unfavorable matchup, however, should be avoided.
 
Hot6/22/2014 5:20:00 PM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier is climbing up the NL home run leaderboard.
Insight: Frazier hit his eighth homer of June and 17th of the season Sunday against Toronto. He's third in the NL in home runs.
 
Hot6/19/2014 10:25:00 AM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier is 4-for-9 with a double and home run against Pittsburgh starter Jeff Locke.
Insight: Frazier is playing at an elite level in June with seven homers and a .977 OPS. For the season he's batting .273, 16 HR, 41 RBI. He's a must start in the favorable matchup.
 
Hot6/15/2014 6:45:00 PM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier plated four runs Sunday in a win over the Brewers.
Insight: The power surge continues for Frazier, who now has six jacks in only 53 June at bats. At this rate, Frazier (.273, 15 HR, 39 RBI) could have a new career-high in homers by the All-Star break.
 
Hot6/7/2014 4:12:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier went deep for the fourth time in six games Saturday against the Phillies.
Insight: Frazier now has 13 homers, just six shy of his career-high 19. The 28-year-old is batting .279, up 45 points from 2013.
 
Hot6/5/2014 4:12:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier hit his third homer in four games to raise his total to 12 in 57 games.
Insight: Frazier should easily break his personal high of 19 homers before this year is done. He's already put up 25 extra-base hits in just 211 at-bats.
 
6/4/2014 10:36:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier hit his 11th homer of the year Wednesday against the Giants.
Insight: Frazier already has 25 extra-base hits in 232 plate appearance (10.8 XBH%). His extra-base hit rate in 600 plate appearances last year was 8.5 percent.
 
5/24/2014 11:22:00 AM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier continues to smack the ball with another home run on Friday night, but faces a tough matchup on Saturday which fantasy owners should probably avoid.
Insight: Frazier is just 1-for-11 (.091) against Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia. Frazier is swinging a hot bat of late with a 1.090 OPS and two homers over the past week and he's hit safely in 18 of his last 21 games.
 
5/23/2014 3:25:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier will make his first start of the season out of the No. 2 hole.
Insight: He's normally been a middle-of-the-order RBI guy. Frazier is swinging a hot bat of late with an .879 OPS over the past week and he's hit safely in 17 of his last 20 games.
 
5/20/2014 3:33:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier will make his first start at first base since 2012.
Insight: Frazier is swinging a hot bat of late with an .827 OPS over the past two weeks and he's hit safely in 16 of his last 18 games. Ramon Santiago will make the start at 3B.
 
Hot5/11/2014 4:12:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier slammed his seventh homer of the season Sunday against Colorado.
Insight: Frazier has now hit safely in 11 consecutive games to raise his average to .266 with 21 RBI and 21 runs. He was batting just .210 on April 19, but is hitting .323 since.
 
5/9/2014 9:58:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier launched his sixth homer of the season Friday against Colorado.
Insight: Frazier has trimmed his strikeout rate for the second straight season and is down to 16.9 percent after Friday's game. He's hitting .267 with 20 RBI and 20 runs.
 
4/26/2014 2:22:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier left Friday's game with tightness in his left leg and is not in Saturday's starting lineup
Insight: Frazier (.256, 4 HR, 10 RBI) remained in the game earlier after an awkward slide into second base, but later came out of the game. Neftali Soto will make the start at the hot corner. Soto has just seven at-bats this season with a pair of hits.
 
4/25/2014 9:04:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier left Friday's game with tightness in his left leg, according to C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer.
Insight: Frazier (.256, 4 HR, 10 RBI) remained in the game earlier after an awkward slide into second base, but his leg must have tightened up.
 
4/23/2014 12:10:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier has had good success against Pirates starter Charlie Morton (5-for-9).
Insight: Frazier has had his moments this year (four homers, ten RBI) but he's probably just an average fantasy third baseman. Today, however, he should definitely be starting.
 
4/18/2014 9:45:00 AM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier has a pair of homers and a career .375 batting average versus Cubs right-hander Jeff Samardzija.
Insight: Frazier isn't batting for much of an average, but he has scored six runs in the past four games. His fantasy owners are hoping he'll rebound from a disappointing 2013 campaign (.234 AVG in 531 at bats).
 
4/3/2014 9:09:00 PM
Description: Reds third baseman Todd Frazier blasted a pair of jacks Thursday in a loss to St. Louis.
Insight: It's Frazier's fourth career multi-home run game. He's looking to rebound from a disappointing 2013 campaign (.234 AVG in 531 at bats).
 
10/1/2013 11:13:00 AM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier is 3-for-9 (.333) with a pair of solo shots against Pirates left-hander Francisco Liriano.
Insight: Frazier was a bit of a disappointment to fantasy owners after a solid 2012 season (.273, 19 HR, 67 RBI, .829 OPS). In 109 more at-bats this season he hit the same number of homers, knocked in just six more runs, saw his batting average drop 39 points and his OPS 108 points. We like this matchup, however.
 
9/21/2013 4:07:00 PM
Description: Cincinnati third baseman Todd Frazier won't compete in Saturday night's contest versus Pittsburgh.
Insight: His .100 career average against Pirates righthander A.J. Burnett could have something to do with his absence. Jack Hannahan (.224, 1 HR, 14 RBI) is filling in at third base.