Major League Baseball

2014 Avg.
.287
 
Career Avg.
.273
Name  Coco Crisp
Born  11/1/1979
Height  5-10
Weight  185
Number  4
Position  CF
Bats  S
Throws  R
7/18/2014 8:32:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp (ankle, neck) is back in the lineup Friday.
Insight: Crisp missed the last four games before the All-Star break due to an ankle injury. He's also been dealing with recurring neck issues for a couple months.
 
7/13/2014 12:55:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp is out of the lineup Sunday.
Insight: He's been dealing with an ankle issue and will miss his fourth straight game.
 
7/10/2014 1:42:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp is out of the lineup Thursday against San Francisco.
Insight: He's batting .291 with seven homers, 31 RBI, 47 runs and 16 steals this season. Often injured, this appears to be a routine day off.
 
Hot7/4/2014 1:42:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp is back in the lineup Friday against Toronto.
Insight: He has batted .367 with four homers, 15 RBI, 24 runs, 15 walks and four steals in his last 27 games (22 starts).
 
Hot7/3/2014 5:14:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp is not in the lineup Thursday against Toronto.
Insight: Blue Jays starter R.A. Dickey has limited Crisp to two hits in 22 career at-bats (.091), so the A's will give him a day off Thursday. He has batted .367 with four homers, 15 RBI, 24 runs, 15 walks and four steals in his last 27 games (22 starts).
 
Hot7/3/2014 12:28:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp has batted .367 with four homers, 15 RBI, 24 runs, 15 walks and four steals in his last 27 games (22 starts), but he's struggled against Toronto starter R.A. Dickey.
Insight: Dickey has limited Crisp to two hits in 22 career at-bats (.091). While he's been red hot, he should be avoided if possible on Thursday.
 
Hot7/2/2014 5:19:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp batted .346 with three homers, 13 RBI and a .969 OPS in June and he's batting .292 with seven home runs, 29 RBI, 46 runs, 13 steals and an .840 OPS following Wednesday's game.
Insight: Crisp went 3-for-4 with a solo homer and two runs Wednesday at Detroit.
 
6/30/2014 4:36:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp is back in the starting lineup after missing Sunday's game.
Insight: It appeared to simply be a day of rest for the oft-injured outfielder. He's batting .287 with a solid .827 OPS and 13 stolen bases after a hot June (.342 BA, .966 OPS).
 
6/29/2014 10:25:00 AM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp is not in Sunday's starting lineup against Miami.
Insight: It appears to simply be a day of rest for the oft-injured outfielder. He's batting .287 with a solid .827 OPS and 13 stolen bases after a hot June (.342 BA, .966 OPS).
 
6/25/2014 10:19:00 PM
Description: Oakland center fielder Coco Crisp cranked three hits including his sixth home run of the season Wednesday against the Mets.
Insight: That brings Crisp's average to .290, which is the highest it's been since late April. Crisp is now hitting .358 for the month of June. He hit just .240 in May.
 
6/22/2014 10:57:00 AM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp won't be of much use to fantasy owners Sunday against Jon Lester.
Insight: Crisp's lifetime average against him is only .154. In other news, Oakland fans will be given Coco Crisp garden gnomes when they arrive at the ballpark today.
 
Hot6/20/2014 5:23:00 PM
Description: Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp is not in the starting lineup Friday against the Red Sox.
Insight: Crisp has batted .353 with two homers, three steals, 13 runs and a 1.031 OPS in June. He's been dealing with a neck injury for a few weeks and the A's have been giving him regular days off.
 
Hot6/18/2014 12:23:00 PM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp will be given the day off Wednesday versus Texas. SOURCE: Athletics on Twitter
Insight: June has easily been Crisp's best month, as he's now hitting .354 with eight RBI since the start of the month. As is usually the case when Crisp sits, Craig Gentry (.278, 0 HR, 4 RBI) will take over in center field.
 
6/11/2014 10:43:00 AM
Description: Coco Crisp should be back in Oakland's lineup Wednesday against the Angels after sitting out yesterday, but he shouldn't be in fantasy lineups. He's just 9-for-54 (.167) with 10 Ks against Angels starter Jered Weaver.
Insight: Crisp has played every other day for the past week while dealing with neck issues. He didn't start Tuesday but entered as a pinch hitter and ended up with four plate appearances in a 14-inning game.
 
6/10/2014 7:10:00 PM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp will get another day off Tuesday against the Angels. SOURCE: Susan Slusser, San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: Crisp (.268, 4 HR, 17 RBI) has played every other day for the past week while dealing with neck issues. His injury has opened up more at bats for backup center fielder Craig Gentry (.259, 0 HR, 3 RBI).
 
6/8/2014 12:53:00 PM
Description: Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp is not in the lineup Sunday.
Insight: It's a scheduled day off. Yoenis Cespedes is starting in center field, Brandon Moss is in left field, Stephen Vogt is in right and Kyle Blanks is at first base against the Orioles.
 
6/7/2014 10:22:00 PM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp went 3-for-4 with a double, a solo homer and two runs Saturday at Baltimore.
Insight: Crisp likely won't come close to the career-high 22 home runs he hit last season, but he's still a good fantasy outfielder. He's hitting .274 with four home runs, 17 RBI, 30 runs, 11 steals and an .807 OPS.
 
6/7/2014 3:38:00 PM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp didn't play Friday against Baltimore, but is in Saturday's starting lineup
Insight: He'll leadoff and play in center field. Clearly Crisp, who suffered a neck injury earlier this season, isn't 100 percent, but he did pinch hit Friday, so wasn't very far off from playing.
 
6/6/2014 6:23:00 PM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp won't play Friday against Baltimore. SOURCE: Susan Slusser, San Francisco Chronicle
Insight: He wasn't in the lineup Wednesday either. Clearly Crisp, who suffered a neck injury earlier this season, isn't 100 percent. Craig Gentry (.252, 0 HR, 3 RBI) could be an interesting fantasy piece if Crisp's injury lingers.
 
6/4/2014 3:50:00 PM
Description: A's center fielder Coco Crisp is getting the night off Wednesday against New York. SOURCE: Athletics on Twitter
Insight: Crisp (.256, 3 HR, 16 RBI) is on an eight-game hitting streak but he's only had two hits or more twice during the streak. Craig Gentry (.265, 0 HR, 3 RBI) is filling in at center field.
 

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