Milwaukee Brewers
2014 Avg.
.306
 
Career Avg.
.284
Name  Jonathan Lucroy
Born  6/13/1986
Height  6-0
Weight  195
Number  20
Position  C
Bats  R
Throws  R
7/7/2014 11:20:00 AM
Description: Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy is 6-for-11 with a 1.492 OPS versus Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels.
Insight: Lucroy has been fantasy's best catcher this season and made the All-Star team for the first time. He's batting .329 with nine homers, 44 RBI, 42 runs and a .913 OPS to lead the Brewers to the best record in the National League.
 
Hot7/4/2014 10:26:00 PM
Description: Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy hit his ninth homer of the season Friday against the Reds.
Insight: Lucroy is second in the NL to Troy Tulowitzki with a .333 batting average. He's been fantasy's best catcher this season and will make the All-Star team for the first time.
 
Hot6/28/2014 8:33:00 PM
Description: Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy went 3-for-4 with a double and one RBI Saturday against the Rockies.
Insight: Lucroy is second in the NL with a .336 batting average, 12 points behind Troy Tulowitzki, and he's third in the majors with 27 doubles.
 
Hot6/19/2014 1:18:00 PM
Description: The only one who can stop Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy is his manager Ron Roenicke, who will sit him on Thursday.
Insight: Just a routine day off after a night game. Lucroy (.341, 8 HR, 37 RBI, 35 runs, 3 SB) is the top-rated catcher in Yahoo fantasy leagues, ahead of the likes of Yadier Molina, Buster Posey and Evan Gattis.
 
Hot6/18/2014 9:24:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy blasted two homers Tuesday in a win over Arizona.
Insight: There's just no stopping this guy. Though Yadier Molina is more of a household name, Lucroy (.341, 8 HR, 37 RBI) deserves to be the National League's starting catcher at next month's All-Star Game in Minnesota.
 
Hot6/11/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy (3-for-5, two doubles) had another big night Wednesday against the Mets.
Insight: Lucroy (.341, 4 HR, 28 RBI) is having a monster season and he seems to be getting better by the month. He'll take a seven-game hitting streak into Thursday's series finale.
 
Hot6/8/2014 5:53:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy had a nice game Sunday against Pittsburgh.
Insight: Two of Lucroy's three hits Sunday went for extra bases. He's gone 9-for-20 over his last five games to raise his batting average from .324 to .335. That's good for second-best in the National League.
 
6/2/2014 10:32:00 PM
Description: Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy stroked three hits Monday in a win against the Twins.
Insight: Lucroy is having another impressive season, leading all big league catchers with a .325 batting average and a .483 slugging percentage. Don't be surprised if he gets invited to next month's All-Star Game in Minnesota.
 
5/27/2014 4:28:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy will make a fourth start at first base on Tuesday.
Insight: He should soon become eligible at 1B, though his value will always be as a catcher-eligible option. He's batting .330 with two homers, 21 RBI and 20 runs scored.
 
Hot5/25/2014 8:23:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy has batted .407 in his last 16 games.
Insight: He went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and a triple Sunday against the Marlins and is now batting .331 with an .891 OPS on the year. He's tied for second in the majors with 20 doubles.
 
5/22/2014 10:21:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy is a career 0-for-10 against Braves right-hander Aaron Harang.
Insight: Despite hitting just two homers this season, Lucroy is a viable top-10 fantasy catcher with a .848 OPS, 15 doubles, 17 runs and 16 RBI. Thursday, however, is a matchup to avoid.
 
5/19/2014 3:38:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy will make a second start at first base on Monday night.
Insight: Martin Maldonado (.333 2 HR, 4 RBI in 10 games) will be behind the plate. Despite hitting just two homers this season, Lucroy is a viable top-10 fantasy catcher with a .794 OPS, 16 runs and 16 RBI. He would probably not be a fantasy-worthy first baseman.
 
5/16/2014 9:46:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy could be a candidate for the afternoon off as he's just 1-for-15 (.067) with seven strikeouts against Cubs right-hander Jeff Samardzija.
Insight: Despite hitting just two homers this season, Lucroy is a viable top-10 fantasy catcher with an .815 OPS, 15 runs and 15 RBI. Friday, however is an unfavorable matchup.
 
5/10/2014 10:13:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy hit his first home run since April 4 Saturday against the Yankees.
Insight: Despite hitting just two homers this season, Lucroy has an .809 OPS because he's batted .298 with 12 doubles and 13 walks.
 
4/29/2014 5:28:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy will get a day off Tuesday, according to Adam McCalvy of mlb.com.
Insight: It's a routine rest day for Lucroy. The catcher is hitting .297 with one homer and eight RBI this season.
 
Hot4/19/2014 10:18:00 PM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy had three doubles and two RBI Saturday against the Pirates.
Insight: The 27-year-old catcher is batting .344 with nine doubles in 61 at-bats.
 
4/18/2014 10:09:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy is just 1-for-12 (.083) against Pittsburgh starter Charlie Morton.
Insight: Lucroy is off to a good start, batting .321 with an .879 OPS, but this matchup should be avoided.
 
4/18/2014 4:25:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy is just 1-for-12 (.083) against Pittsburgh starter Charlie Morton.
Insight: Lucroy is off to a good start, batting .321 with an .879 OPS, but this matchup should be avoided. Update - Lucroy is not in Friday night's starting lineup.
 
4/17/2014 10:16:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy is just 3-for-19 (.158) against Pittsburgh starter Edinson Volquez.
Insight: Lucroy is off to a good start, batting .302 with an .845 OPS, but this matchup should be avoided.
 
4/13/2014 11:31:00 AM
Description: Milwaukee catcher Jonathan Lucroy will take a breather Sunday against Pittsburgh. SOURCE: Andrew Gruman, Fox Sports Wisconsin
Insight: It looks like a wise decision as Lucroy (.357, 1 HR, 2 RBI) has just one hit in 12 career at bats versus Pirates right-hander Charlie Morton. Today the Brew Crew will go for its third sweep in a row. Milwaukee's 9-2 record through 11 games leads all of Major League Baseball.