MLB

San Diego Padres
2014 Avg.
.210
 
Career Avg.
.231
Name  Jedd Gyorko
Born  9/23/1988
Height  5-10
Weight  195
Number  9
Position  2B
Bats  R
Throws  R
9/23/2014 1:50:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko is a career .643 hitter (9-for-14) against Rockies starter Jorge de la Rosa.
Insight: Gyorko is hitting just above the "Mendoza Line" for the season so it would be a gamble to start him, but if you are ever going to take a chance, Tuesday is the day in this favorable matchup. It's encouraging that he's batting .278 in September.
 
9/6/2014 11:52:00 AM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko is a career .636 hitter (7-for-11) against Rockies starter Jorge de la Rosa
Insight: Gyorko is hitting below the "Mendoza Line" so it would be a gamble to start him, but if you are ever going to take a chance, Saturday is the day in this favorable matchup.
 
8/26/2014 9:28:00 AM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko (hamstring) was not in the starting lineup Monday against the Brewers, but did pinch hit.
Insight: Gyorko tweaked his left hamstring on Thursday in Los Angeles and had been out of the lineup the past three games. He's obviously close to returning.
 
8/25/2014 6:53:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko (hamstring) is out of the lineup Monday against the Brewers, according to Jeff Sanders of the Union-Tribune.
Insight: Gyorko tweaked his left hamstring on Thursday in Los Angeles and has been out of the lineup the past three games.
 
8/24/2014 2:26:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko was out of the starting lineup Saturday against the Diamondbacks due to a hamstring injury and will miss Sunday as well.
Insight: Gyorko tweaked his left hamstring on Thursday in Los Angeles. He played through the injury Friday, but a second day on the bench is concerning.
 
8/23/2014 6:38:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko is out of the starting lineup Saturday against the Diamondbacks due to a hamstring injury.
Insight: Gyorko tweaked his left hamstring on Thursday in Los Angeles. He played through the injury on Friday, so he is taking the night off. He plans to return on Sunday.
 
Hot8/20/2014 12:48:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko has batted .312 with five doubles, four homers and 20 RBI in 20 games since he returned from plantar fasciitis.
Insight: He went 2-for-5 with a homer and three RBI Tuesday to push his average into the .200s for the first time all season.
 
8/13/2014 9:51:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko went 4-for-4 with two doubles Wednesday against the Rockies.
Insight: He's one point away from hitting the Mendoza line for the first time all season. The second baseman has gone 19-for-57 (.333) with three doubles, two homers and 11 RBI since he returned from plantar fasciitis on July 28.
 
Cold8/10/2014 5:48:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko has started to struggle again, striking out 11 times and hitting .194 in August.
Insight: Plantar fasciitis kept Gyorko out from June 4 to July 27 after he hit .162 with five homers, 24 RBI and a .483 OPS in his first 56 games. He went 7-for-14 with a double, two homers, six RBI and two Ks in his first four games after returning to the lineup, but he's slipped back into old habits this month. Gyorko has fanned 10 times in his last 22 at-bats, though he did go 2-for-5 with two RBI in addition to his two Ks Sunday.
 
Hot7/31/2014 7:42:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko has gone 7-for-14 (.500) with a double, two homers and six RBI in four games since he returned from the disabled list.
Insight: Plantar fasciitis kept Gyorko out from June 4 to July 27 after he hit .162 with five homers, 24 RBI and a .483 OPS in his first 56 games. The 25-year-old batted .249 with 23 home runs in 486 at-bats as a rookie.
 
7/27/2014 8:41:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko (plantar fasciitis) is expected to come off the disabled list Monday, according to Corey Brock of mlb.com.
Insight: Plantar fasciitis has kept Gyorko out since June 4. The 25-year-old will return to a .162 average, five homers, 24 RBI and a .483 OPS after hittting .249 with 23 homers in 486 at-bats as a rookie.
 
7/18/2014 9:26:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko (plantar fasciitis) has begun his rehab assignment with Triple-A El Paso, according to Jeff Sanders of the Union-Tribune.
Insight: Plantar fasciitis has kept Gyorko out since June 4. The 25-year-old will return to a .162 average, five homers, 24 RBI and a .483 OPS after hittting .249 with 23 homers in 486 at-bats as a rookie.
 
7/1/2014 9:18:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko (plantar fasciitis) had the boot on his left foot removed on Tuesday, according to Corey Brock of mlb.com.
Insight: Gyorko will now be able to start a strength and stretching program, but he's still out indefinitely. The 25-year-old will return to a .162 average, five homers, 24 RBI and a .483 OPS after hittting .249 with 23 homers in 486 at-bats as a rookie.
 
6/6/2014 5:53:00 PM
Description: San Diego has placed second baseman Jedd Gyorko on the 15-day DL with plantar fasciitis.
Insight: The move was made retroactive to June 4th, so he'll be eligible to return on the 19th. Fantasy owners won't miss his .162 batting average but they may miss Gyorko's RBI production (24 RBI in 56 games this season).
 
6/6/2014 11:25:00 AM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko is expected to be placed on the 15-day disabled list due to plantar fasciitis in left foot.
Insight: Plantar fasciitis should always throw up red flags for fantasy owners because it seems to linger for so long. Just ask Albert Pujols.
 
6/4/2014 3:45:00 PM
Description: Padres second baseman Jedd Gyorko won't start Wednesday's game against Pittsburgh. SOURCE: Padres on Twitter
Insight: It's kind of shocking that Gyorko has only sat out three times this season considering he's only hitting .162 and his on base percentage is barely over .200. Jace Peterson (.174, 0 HR, 0 RBI) will get the start at second base.
 
5/16/2014 10:40:00 AM
Description: Small sample size, but San Diego second baseman Jedd Gyorko is 7-for-9 (.778) against Rockies starter Jorge De La Rosa.
Insight: Gyorko has struggled this season, batting .153 with five homers and 20 RBI and may not be able to take advantage of this favorable matchup.
 
4/30/2014 6:03:00 PM
Description: San Diego second baseman Jedd Gyorko has been activated from the paternity leave list.
Insight: Gyorko missed two games after his wife gave birth to twins. He has struggled this season, batting .144 with one homer, nine RBI and 30 Ks in 101 plate appearances. We saw his power potential last season when he hit 23 homers in 486 at-bats.
 
4/28/2014 3:03:00 PM
Description: San Diego second baseman Jedd Gyorko will not be in Monday's lineup and could miss the entire series with San Francisco to be with his wife and the birth of twins, according to a U-T San Diego report.
Insight: Gyorko has struggled this season, batting .144 with one homer and nine RBI. He exploded onto the scene last season with 23 HR and 63 RBI.
 
Cold4/20/2014 2:05:00 PM
Description: San Diego second baseman Jedd Gyorko is not in the starting lineup Sunday.
Insight: Gyorko has gone just 9-for-61 (.148) with 21 Ks this season.
 

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