FantasySP / MLB / Willson Contreras https://www.fantasysp.com/mlb_player_news/Willson_Contreras/ FantasySP / MLB / Willson Contreras Copyright 2017 4969143 <![CDATA[Willson Contreras is not in the Cubs' starting lineup Wednesday]]> Willson Contreras is not in the Cubs' starting lineup Wednesday night against the White Sox. Contreras will get a day off after going 3-for-4 with a homer and four total RBI on Tuesday. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4969143/willson-contreras-is-not-in-the-cubs-starting-lineup-wednesday 4969143 Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:49:10 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4969143/willson-contreras-is-not-in-the-cubs-starting-lineup-wednesday <![CDATA[Catcher looks like next trade-deadline move for Cubs: ‘We have a lot of hooks in the water’]]> Willson Contreras almost unlimited supply]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968572/catcher-looks-like-next-trade-deadline-move-for-cubs-we-have-a-lot-of-hooks-in-the-water 4968572 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 22:21:01 EDT CSN Chicago https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968572/catcher-looks-like-next-trade-deadline-move-for-cubs-we-have-a-lot-of-hooks-in-the-water <![CDATA[Cubs catcher Willson Contreras: 'My confidence has gone from 6 to 100 to 110']]> Cubs catcher Willson Contreras on the 7-2 win over the White Sox and his confidence behind the plate on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. (Chris Kuc/Chicago Tribune)

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968509/cubs-catcher-willson-contreras-my-confidence-has-gone-from-6-to-100-to-110 4968509 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 20:56:02 EDT Chicago Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968509/cubs-catcher-willson-contreras-my-confidence-has-gone-from-6-to-100-to-110
<![CDATA[Willson Contreras went 3-for-4 with a home run and four total]]> Willson Contreras went 3-for-4 with a home run and four total RBI in the Cubs' 7-2 defeat of the White Sox on Tuesday. Contreras belted a three-run homer in the bottom of the first inning and an RBI single in the bottom of the sixth. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968387/willson-contreras-went-3-for-4-with-a-home-run-and-four-total 4968387 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:28:12 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968387/willson-contreras-went-3-for-4-with-a-home-run-and-four-total <![CDATA[Contreras sparks W as Chicago rivalry heats up]]> Willson Contreras provided the feel-good moment pregame, then he delivered a three-run homer plus an RBI single to spark a 7-2 Cubs victory and even the Interleague series at one win apiece.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968385/contreras-sparks-w-as-chicago-rivalry-heats-up 4968385 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:28:01 EDT Official Chicago Cubs https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968385/contreras-sparks-w-as-chicago-rivalry-heats-up <![CDATA[Contreras stays hot with homer, four RBIs]]> Willson Contreras went 3-for-5 with a homer and four RBIs against the White Sox on Tuesday.

Spin: Contreras gave the Cubs a lead they would never relinquish went he took Carlos Rodon deep in the top of the first inning. The catcher has been one of the hottest hitters in baseball of late, producing five home runs and 15 RBIs across his past 10 games. With productive catchers in short supply, Contreras could be an extremely valuable asset during the second half of the season.]]>
https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968372/contreras-stays-hot-with-homer-four-rbis 4968372 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 18:07:12 EDT mlb.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968372/contreras-stays-hot-with-homer-four-rbis
<![CDATA[Willson Contreras' reunion with fan with Down syndrome will hit you right in the feels]]> Willson Contreras before Tuesday afternoon's game against the White Sox]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968264/willson-contreras-reunion-with-fan-with-down-syndrome-will-hit-you-right-in-the-feels 4968264 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 16:07:01 EDT CSN Chicago https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968264/willson-contreras-reunion-with-fan-with-down-syndrome-will-hit-you-right-in-the-feels <![CDATA[Willson Contreras presents 10-year-old Daniel Rodriguez with birthday surprise]]> Cubs' Willson Contreras presents Advocate Children's Hospital patient Daniel Rodriguez with 10th birthday surprise on July 25. 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968169/willson-contreras-presents-10-year-old-daniel-rodriguez-with-birthday-surprise 4968169 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:21:01 EDT Chicago Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968169/willson-contreras-presents-10-year-old-daniel-rodriguez-with-birthday-surprise
<![CDATA[Willson Contreras is expected to get the day off Wednesday.]]> Willson Contreras is expected to get the day off Wednesday. Contreras is starting his fifth straight game Tuesday, so he could use the breather. Victor Caratini will fill in and catch Jake Arrieta. [...]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968134/willson-contreras-is-expected-to-get-the-day-off-wednesday 4968134 Tue, 25 Jul 2017 12:49:06 EDT rotoworld.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4968134/willson-contreras-is-expected-to-get-the-day-off-wednesday <![CDATA[Willson Contreras the emotional catalyst behind Cubs' resurgence]]> As the Chicago media corps surrounded the city's most exciting player this month before Monday's Cubs-White Sox game at Wrigley Field, Willson Contreras widened his bleary eyes to adjust to the bright lights of the cameras.

The Cubs catcher better get used to the glare. It only will intensify if...

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967655/willson-contreras-the-emotional-catalyst-behind-cubs-resurgence 4967655 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:35:01 EDT Chicago Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967655/willson-contreras-the-emotional-catalyst-behind-cubs-resurgence
<![CDATA[Cubs catcher Willson Contreras on playing regularly]]> Willson Contreras discusses getting regular playing time as the Cubs catcher on Monday, July 24, 2017. (Mark Gonzales/Chicago Tribune)

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967268/cubs-catcher-willson-contreras-on-playing-regularly 4967268 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:00:02 EDT Chicago Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967268/cubs-catcher-willson-contreras-on-playing-regularly
<![CDATA[Willson Contreras, your table is ready]]> Willson Contreras, your table is ready.

And maybe your team MVP.

For now, anyway. Polls will be open for another two months.

As Contreras was kissing his biceps after drilling the game-winning home run against the evil, dreaded Cardinals on Sunday night, he was adding to a glittering July in which...

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https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967145/willson-contreras-your-table-is-ready 4967145 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 9:14:01 EDT Chicago Tribune https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967145/willson-contreras-your-table-is-ready
<![CDATA[Willson Contreras is playing his butt off right now for first-place Cubs]]> Willson Contreras' team.The dude is absolutely on fire right now and has almost singlehandedly lifted the Cubs back into]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967087/willson-contreras-is-playing-his-butt-off-right-now-for-first-place-cubs 4967087 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 2:07:01 EDT CSN Chicago https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967087/willson-contreras-is-playing-his-butt-off-right-now-for-first-place-cubs <![CDATA[Contreras connects for decisive homer]]> Willson Contreras went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer Sunday vs. the Cardinals.

Spin: Contreras’ two-run homer in the sixth inning off Michael Wacha turned out to be the game winner. The catcher has homered three times in his past four games and six times in July to up his total to 15 on the season. With a .321/.398/.679 slash line, eight home runs and a 10-to-17 BB/K ratio over his past 22 games, Contreras looks to be making adjustments at the plate and tapping into his enormous potential.]]>
https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967069/contreras-connects-for-decisive-homer 4967069 Mon, 24 Jul 2017 0:35:14 EDT mlb.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967069/contreras-connects-for-decisive-homer
<![CDATA[Contreras connects for game-winning homer]]>
Spin: Contreras’ 15th homer of the season, a two-run shot in the sixth off Michael Wacha, turned out to be the game winner. The catcher has homered three times in his last four games and six times in July to up his total to 15 on the season. Posting his lowest strikeout rate (20.3 percent) and highest walk rate (9.4 percent) of any month this season, Contreras looks to be making adjustments at the plate and tapping into his enormous potential.]]>
https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967051/contreras-connects-for-game-winning-homer 4967051 Sun, 23 Jul 2017 23:28:24 EDT mlb.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/mlb/Willson_Contreras/4967051/contreras-connects-for-game-winning-homer