Fantasy MLB
Second Base Player Notes
For The Last 15 Days
 
Ryan Flaherty, 2B, BAL6/2/2015 10:57:00 PM
Description: Orioles infielder Ryan Flaherty had a two-run triple in the, 6-4, loss to the Astros on Tuesday.
Insight: Flaherty was 1-for-3 with the two RBI. He then scored on Manny Machado's single two at-bats later. Flaherty is slashing .276/.364/.517 with two home runs and seven RBi in 58 at-bats this season.
Ben Zobrist, 2B, OAK6/2/2015 10:01:00 PM
Description: Athletics infielder/outifelder Ben Zobrist hit a grand slam in the, 5-3, victory over the Tigers on Tuesday.
Insight: Zobrist only had one hit, but it was the most important of the game as he went deep with the bases loaded in the seventh. The grand slam capped off a five-run frame, which is all Oakland needed. Zobrist is hitting .243 with two home runs and 14 RBI in 74 at-bats this season.
Howie Kendrick, 2B, LOS6/2/2015 6:53:00 PM
Description: Dodgers second baseman Howie Kendrick is not in the lineup in the second game of a doubleheader against the Rockies on Tuesday.
Insight: Kike Hernandez is starting at second base. Kendrick was 0-for-4 in the first game and the Dodgers lost, 6-3.
Jason Kipnis, 2B, CLEHot6/2/2015 1:29:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis is a career .500 hitter (11-for-22) with a pair of homers, nine RBI and a 1.429 OPS against Royals starter Jeremy Guthrie.
Insight: Kipnis is having a great season, batting .340 with five home rus, 25 RBI, 37 runs and a .940 OPS in 206 at-bats this season. He's a must start.
Kolten Wong, 2B, STL6/1/2015 11:34:00 PM
Description: Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong was 2-for-5 in the loss to the Brewers on Monday.
Insight: St. Louis was shut out, so Wong didn't produce any runs, but he did raise his batting average to .312. He also has six home runs, 23 RBI and 31 runs in 189 at-bats this season.
Alexi Amarista, 2B, SDP5/31/2015 7:05:00 PM
Description: San Diego IF/OF Alexi Amarista is not in the starting lineup against the Pirates on Sunday night.
Insight: Amarista is getting the night off in favor of Clint Barmes. Amarista is hitting .183 with one home run, nine RBI and nine runs in 120 at-bats this season.
Brian Dozier, 2B, MIN5/31/2015 5:34:00 PM
Description: Twins second baseman Brian Dozier capped off a great month of May with a 3-for-4 game on Sunday.
Insight: Dozier hit .269 with seven home runs, 15 RBI and 21 runs in the month. Three of those runs came on Sunday. Overall, Dozier is hitting .258 with nine home runs and 25 RBI this season.
DJ LeMahieu, 2B, COL5/31/2015 4:32:00 PM
Description: Rockies second baseman D.J. LeMahieu hit his third homer of the season.
Insight: LeMahieu finished the game 3-for-4 with two RBI and two runs scored. He is batting .335 with 25 RBI overall.
Kolten Wong, 2B, STL5/31/2015 11:32:00 AM
Description: Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong is getting the day off on Sunday.
Insight: It is a day of rest against the lefty Brett Anderson. Pete Kozma will start at second base.
Freddy Galvis, 2B, PHI5/31/2015 10:24:00 AM
Description: Philadelphia shortstop Freddy Galvis is not in the starting lineup Sunday.
Insight: Normal day of rest for Galvis. Cesar Hernandez will get the nod at shortstop.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/31/2015 9:53:00 AM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano hit just his second homer of the season.
Insight: Cano went 2-for-4 with a two-run shot. He is hitting .257 with 15 RBI overall. Hopefully this will be the turning point of the season for him.
Ian Kinsler, 2B, DET5/31/2015 9:40:00 AM
Description: Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler finally hit his first homer of the season.
Insight: It took almost two months, but Kinsler smacked his first dinger in the ninth inning on Saturday night. He is batting .270 with 22 RBI so far this season.
Brian Dozier, 2B, MIN5/30/2015 4:54:00 PM
Description: Twins second baseman Brian Dozier had the big knock Saturday against the Blue Jays.
Insight: Dozier smacked a go-ahead RBI triple int he seventh to give the Twins a 3-2 win. It was his lone hit in four at-bats, and he is now hitting .246 with 25 RBI this season.
Devon Travis, 2B, TOR5/30/2015 3:12:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (shoulder) started a rehab assignment on Friday and, but has been scratched from saturday's expected start because of a sore left shoulder.
Insight: This puts his Monday return in jeopardy. Travis is batting .271 with seven homers, 26 RBI and 24 runs and had become a major factor for fantasy owners.
Brandon Phillips, 2B, CIN5/30/2015 11:33:00 AM
Description: Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips was listed as probable for Friday's game against Washington, but was not in the lineup while continuing to deal with turf toe and is questionable for Saturday's game.
Insight: Phillips pinch hit Wednesday night, so we know he's very close to returning to the starting lineup. He's slashing .297/.335/.355 with two home runs and 18 RBI. Update: Phillips is in the starting lineup, though this game is likely to be dealing with a rain issue.
Brandon Phillips, 2B, CIN5/30/2015 10:02:00 AM
Description: Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips was listed as probable for Friday's game against Washington, but was not in the lineup while continuing to deal with turf toe and is is questionable for Saturday's game.
Insight: Phillips pinch hit Wednesday night, so we know he's very close to returning to the starting lineup. He's slashing .297/.335/.355 with two home runs and 18 RBI.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/30/2015 9:57:00 AM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano is questionable for Saturday's game against Cleveland due to illness.
Insight: Cano missed Thursday and Friday night's game. Willie Bloomquist will again start at second base, but with a .186 batting average has no fantasy value.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/29/2015 7:15:00 PM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano is still not in the starting lineup due to illness.
Insight: Cano missed Thursday night's game as well. Willie Bloomquist will again start at second base.
Brandon Phillips, 2B, CIN5/29/2015 3:38:00 PM
Description: Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips was listed as probable for Friday's game against Washington, but is not in the lineup while continuing to deal with turf toe.
Insight: Phillips pinch hit last night, so we know he's very close to returning to the starting lineup. He's slashing .297/.335/.355 with two home runs and 18 RBI.
Devon Travis, 2B, TOR5/29/2015 1:06:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (shoulder) will start a rehab assignment on Friday and should be ready to return to the Toronto lineup on Monday if all goes according to plan, says Sportsnet baseball columnist Shi Davidi.
Insight: Travis was batting .271 with seven homers, 26 RBI and 24 runs and had become a major factor for fantasy owners.
Dustin Pedroia, 2B, BOSHot5/29/2015 10:30:00 AM
Description: Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia hit two home runs Wednesday and had another three hits on Thursday night to raise hit hitting streak to eight games.
Insight: Add in a favorable matchup versus Yovani Gallaro (4-for-9 with a home run) and Pedroia is a must start. He's obviously over the injuries of a season ago and hitting like the guy we remember. He's batting .298 with seven homers, 21 RBI and 19 runs scored.
Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B, TAM5/29/2015 9:59:00 AM
Description: Rays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera hasn't played a full game since Sunday due to a groin injury.
Insight: Cabrera did pinch hit on Wednesday. He hasn't hit well this season, batting .213 with two home and 11 RBI. he was a better player in Cleveland and even Washington last season.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/29/2015 9:54:00 AM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano is probable for Friday's game against Cleveland while dealing with an illness.
Insight: Cano did pinch hit Thursday night. He's been a big disappointment this season, hitting .251 with one home run, 13 RBI and 21 runs scored.
Jason Kipnis, 2B, CLE5/29/2015 1:13:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis was 2-for-4 with two RBI in the, 5-3, victory over the Mariners on Thursday.
Insight: Kipnis had an RBI-single in the fourth and then drove in another run on a ground out in the sixth. Kipnis is on fire this month, slashing .447/.529/.748 with four home runs and 14 RBI. He is hitting .345 with five home rus and 24 RBI in 194 at-bats this season.
Brett Lawrie, 2B, OAK5/29/2015 1:00:00 AM
Description: Athletics third baseman Brett Lawrie hit a home run to help Oakland come back and beat the New York Yankees, 5-4, on Thursday.
Insight: After falling behind, 3-0, Lawrie hit a two-run homer in the sixth to tie the game at three. He was 1-for-4 in the game. Lawrie is hitting .266 with three home runs and 18 RBI in 177 at-bats this season.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/28/2015 8:59:00 PM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano is not in Thursday's starting lineup against the Indians.
Insight: Cano is not having a great season, hitting .253 with one home run and 13 RBI. Brad Miller will start at third base against Corey Kluber on Thursday.
Brandon Phillips, 2B, CIN5/28/2015 11:09:00 AM
Description: Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips is probable for Friday's game against Washington, while continuing to deal with turf toe.
Insight: Phillips pinch hit last night, so we know he's very close to returning to the starting lineup. He's slashing .297/.335/.355 with two home runs and 18 RBI.
Neil Walker, 2B, PIT5/28/2015 10:22:00 AM
Description: Pirates second baseman Neil Walker is a career .444 hitter (8-for-18) with three homers and nine RBI versus Padres starter Ian Kennedy.
Insight: Walker is hitting .253 with just three home runs and 16 RBI in 166 at-bats this season, but blasted 23 homers last season and has averaged 15 homers a season over the past five.
Ian Kinsler, 2B, DETCold5/28/2015 10:13:00 AM
Description: Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler is 8-for-21 (.381) with four extra base hits against Angels left-hander C.J. Wilson, but has just one hit in his last 21 at-bats and may not be able to take advantage of the favorable matchup.
Insight: Kinsler is not playing like the guy we drafted. He's gone 47 games without hitting a home run after averaging 20 homers over the past four seasons. While he has a solid .280 batting average and 21 RBI, we bought into the idea that he was a power-hitting second baseman and we aren't seeing it.
Kolten Wong, 2B, STL5/27/2015 11:43:00 PM
Description: Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in the, 4-3, victory over the Diamondbacks on Wednesday.
Insight: Wong hit a solo shot in the first. St. Louis walked off on an Diamondbacks error in the ninth to win, 4-3. Wong is hitting .316/.373/.483 with six home runs and 23 RBI in 174 at-bats this season.
Dustin Pedroia, 2B, BOS5/27/2015 3:48:00 PM
Description: Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia hit two home runs Wednesday versus Minnesota.
Insight: Both homers were two-run shots, and Pedroia is now hitting .290 with seven home runs and 21 RBI on the season.
Marcus Semien, 2B, OAK5/27/2015 1:02:00 PM
Description: Athletics SS Marcus Semien is not in Wednesdays starting lineup.
Insight: Just a routine day of rest for the struggling Semien. Eric Sogard will start in his place.
Ian Kinsler, 2B, DET5/27/2015 11:23:00 AM
Description: Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler is a rough 5-for-36 (.139 BA) lifetime against Scott Kazmir.
Insight: Kinsler will likely be back in the lineup after getting his first game off on Tuesday. However, owners need to be aware of his poor numbers against Kazmir.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/27/2015 11:21:00 AM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano is 0-for-10 lifetime against Chris Archer.
Insight: Cano does have two RBI against Archer, but has struck out a total of three times.
Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B, TAM5/27/2015 11:20:00 AM
Description: Rays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera will hopefully remain on the bench for Wednesday's game against the Mariners.
Insight: Cabrera has sat out the past two games with a sore gorin, and with a career .130 BA (3-for-23) against Feliz Hernandez, Tampa Bay would be wise to keep him out.
Jason Kipnis, 2B, CLE5/27/2015 9:25:00 AM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis slapped a homer on Tuesday night.
Insight: It was his lone hit in four at-bats. He walked as well and the homer was a solo shot. Kipnis is hitting .335 with five homers and 22 RBI on the season.
Neil Walker, 2B, PIT5/26/2015 9:49:00 PM
Description: Pirates second baseman Neil Walker wetn 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in the, 5-1, victory over the Marlins on Tuesday.
Insight: Pittsburgh really got to Miami starter Jose Urena, who was making his first major league start. Walker hit his two-run homer in the second as Pittsburgh took a, 4-0, lead. Walker is hitting .259 with three home runs and 16 RBI in 162 at-bats this season.
Ian Kinsler, 2B, DET5/26/2015 6:43:00 PM
Description: Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler is getting the day off on Tuesday.
Insight: It is Kinsler's first day off this season. Hernan Perez will fill in at second.
Ben Zobrist, 2B, OAK5/26/2015 6:04:00 PM
Description: Athletics infielder/outifelder Ben Zobrist (knee) is batting third in his return to the lineup.
Insight: He was activated Monday, but did not get into the game. Zobrist missed the past four weeks, but is now ready to roll.
Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B, TAMCold5/26/2015 3:20:00 PM
Description: Rays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Sunday's game against Oakland due to a strained groin and will now miss a second straight game.
Insight: Cabrera hasn't done little this season for fantasy owners to get excited about. He's hitting just .214 with two homers and 11 RBI. There are better options out there.
Brandon Phillips, 2B, CIN5/26/2015 3:03:00 PM
Description: Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips is not in Tuesday's starting lineup.
Insight: Phillips slashing .299/.337/.357 with two home runs and 18 RBI. Kristopher Negron will get the start, but Zack Cozart will jump up to the leadoff spot to add to his fantasy value.
Brett Lawrie, 2B, OAK5/26/2015 9:55:00 AM
Description: A's third baseman Brett Lawrie has missed the last three games due to back tightness, but is expected to return to the lineup on Tuesday.
Insight: Lawrie is hitting a respectable .279 with two home runs, 19 RBI and 11 runs scored, but he's no Josh Donaldson, the guy he replaced.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/25/2015 9:40:00 PM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano had two RBI Monday versus Tampa Bay.
Insight: He had two hits in four at-bats, but is still just hitting .253 with 13 RBI overall. If there was ever a time to buy low on Cano, it is now.
Chase Utley, 2B, PHI5/25/2015 4:23:00 PM
Description: Phillies second baseman Chase Utley recorded two RBI during Monday's loss to the Mets.
Insight: Utley finished the game 2-for-3, and has really picked it up after an abysmal start. He is batting just .183, but does have 21 RBI.
Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B, TAMCold5/25/2015 3:01:00 PM
Description: Rays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Sunday's game against Oakland due to a strained groin and is not in Monday's starting lineup.
Insight: Cabrera hasn't done little this season for fantasy owners to get excited about. He's hitting just .214 with two homers and 11 RBI. There are better options out there.
Ben Zobrist, 2B, OAK5/25/2015 1:39:00 PM
Description: Athletics infielder/outifelder Ben Zobrist (knee) has been activated for Monday's game, but is not in Monday's starting lineup.
Insight: He had been targeting May 25. Zobrist has always hit for a mediocre average, but still been productive for fantasy owners. Plus, he's a multi-position eligible player.
Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B, TAMCold5/25/2015 9:15:00 AM
Description: Rays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera left Sunday's game against Oakland due to a strained groin.
Insight: Cabrera hasn't done little this season for fantasy owners to get excited about. He's hitting just .214 with two homers and 11 RBI. There are better options out there.
Brian Dozier, 2B, MIN5/24/2015 6:36:00 PM
Description: Twins second baseman Brian Dozier had a huge afternoon Sunday against the White Sox.
Insight: Dozier finished 2-for-5 with two homers, four RBI, and two runs scored. He is hitting .253 with eight homers and 24 RBI.
Ryan Goins, 2B, TOR5/24/2015 4:17:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays infielder Ryan Goins had three RBI in the, 8-2, victory over the Mariners on Sunday.
Insight: Goins had a two-run homer in the fifth to give the Blue Jays a, 2-1, lead. They didn't trail again. He also walked in a run during the four-run seventh for Toronto. Goins is hitting .248 with one home run, 11 RBI and eight runs in 101 at-bats this season.
Howie Kendrick, 2B, LOS5/24/2015 3:16:00 PM
Description: Dodgers second baseman Howie Kendrick is 15-for-29 with seven extra-base hits and three RBI in his career against Padres starter James Shields.
Insight: That makes Kendrick a great daily play on Sunday. His slash line versus Shields is .517/.533/.818. He has four doubles, two triples and a home run. Start him.
Brian Dozier, 2B, MIN5/24/2015 12:09:00 PM
Description: Twins second baseman Brian Dozier is just 5-for-28 with seven strikeouts in his career versus the White Sox starter Jose Quintana.
Insight: That's good for a .179 batting average. Two of those five hits are a double and home run, and Dozier does have four RBI, but based on the batting average, it is best to find another second base option on Sunday.
Ian Kinsler, 2B, DET5/24/2015 11:40:00 AM
Description: Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler is a career .182 hitter against Astros starter Roberto Hernandez.
Insight: Kinsler is 4-for-22 with six strikeouts versus Hernandez. Kinsler is also 2-for-19 in his last five games, so it would be better to go with another second base option on Sunday.
Chase Utley, 2B, PHI5/24/2015 11:34:00 AM
Description: Phillies second baseman Chase Utley is getting the day off on Sunday.
Insight: Utley is not starting due to the lefty Gio Gonzalez on the mound. Cesar Hernandez is starting at second base.
Neil Walker, 2B, PIT5/24/2015 11:27:00 AM
Description: Pirates second baseman Neil Walker is not starting on Sunday against the Mets.
Insight: Clint Hurdle is really mixing it up with left-hander Jon Niese on the mound. Sean Rodriguez is at first base, Jose Tabata is in right, Jung Ho Kang is at third base, Jordy Mercer is at shortstop and Josh Harrison is at second base. Walker is hitting .253 with two home runs and 14 RBI in 154 at-bats this season.
Jose Altuve, 2B, HOU5/24/2015 11:14:00 AM
Description: Astros second baseman Jose Altuve is getting the day off on Sunday.
Insight: Marwin Gonzalez is starting at second base for the Astros on Sunday. Altuve is hitting .294 with five home runs, 25 RBI and 14 stolen bases in 180 at-bats this season.
Daniel Descalso, 2B, STL5/24/2015 9:38:00 AM
Description: Rockies shortstop Daniel Descalso hit a two-run home run in the, 5-3, victory over the Giants in the second game of a doubleheader on Saturday.
Insight: Descalso was 1-for-3 with three RBI. His first RBI came on a ground out in the fourth and then the homer came in the sixth. Descalso is hitting .200 with two home runs and 11 RBI in 55 at-bats this season.
Jason Kipnis, 2B, CLE5/23/2015 7:43:00 PM
Description: Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis had the game-winning double in the, 2-1, victory over the Reds on Saturday.
Insight: Kipnis was 2-for-4 with the double coming in the eighth. Michael Bourn scored on the hit. Kipnis is having an incredible May, hitting .463/.546/.732 with three home runs and 12 RBI.
Daniel Murphy, 2B, NYM5/23/2015 7:01:00 PM
Description: Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy was 3-for-4 with an RBI in the loss to the Pirates on Saturday.
Insight: Murphy had an RBI-ground out in the fourth to cut the Pirates lead to two, but Pittsburgh added four more runs in the bottom of the inning. Murphy is hitting .259 with three home runs and 23 RBI this season.
Ben Zobrist, 2B, OAK5/23/2015 2:56:00 PM
Description: Athletics infielder/outifelder Ben Zobrist (knee) is expected to be activated on Monday, according to A's beat writer John Hickey.
Insight: He had been targeting May 25. Zobrist has always hit for a mediocre average, but still been productive for fantasy owners. Plus, he's a multi-position eligible player.
Dustin Pedroia, 2B, BOS5/23/2015 10:50:00 AM
Description: Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is a career .417 hitter (10-for-24) against Angeles left-hander C.J. Wilson.
Insight: Pedroia has five homers, 16 RBI, 16 runs and is hitting .280 this season. he went 3-for-5 in the series opener on Friday night. It doesn't hurt that the wind will be blowing out to right at 13 mph this evening.
Brian Dozier, 2B, MIN5/23/2015 10:48:00 AM
Description: Twins second baseman Brian Dozier is one of the few hitters with success against White Sox ace Chris Sale.
Insight: Dozier is a career .280 hitter (7-for-25) with three home runs in their matchups. Only Victor Martinez has more homers versus Sale (4).
Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B, TAMCold5/22/2015 1:22:00 PM
Description: Rays shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera is hitless in 12 career tries versus Oakland left-hander Scott Kazmir.
Insight: Cabrera hasn't done much this season, so fantasy owners shouldn't be using him anyway. he's hitting just .209 with two homers and 11 RBI.
Devon Travis, 2B, TOR5/22/2015 10:10:00 AM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (shoulder) was placed on the 15-day disabled list.
Insight: Travis had already missed five games in a row, so this wasn't a big surprise. He's been a very good fantasy asset this season, batting .271 with seven homers, 26 RBI and 24 runs. Steve Tolleson has been getting Travis' playing time.
Devon Travis, 2B, TOR5/21/2015 4:33:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (shoulder) is expected to avoid the disabled list.
Insight: This is according to manager John Gibbons. Travis will miss his fifth straight game on Thursday, but should still be considered day-to-day.
Robinson Cano, 2B, SEA5/21/2015 11:00:00 AM
Description: Mariners second basman Robinson Cano is 12-for-28 (.429) with a couple of home runs versus Baltimore starter Chris Tillman.
Insight: Beware, it's likely that this game will have to deal with rain for most of the afternoon and into the early evening.
Ben Zobrist, 2B, OAK5/21/2015 10:25:00 AM
Description: Athletics infielder/outifelder Ben Zobrist (knee) has been sent out on a rehab assignment.
Insight: He's hoping to return around May 25. Zobrist has always hit for a mediocre average, but still been productive for fantasy owners. Plus, he's a multi-position eligible player.
Devon Travis, 2B, TOR5/20/2015 6:26:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis is not in the lineup once again on Wednesday.
Insight: This will be Travis' fourth straight game in which he is sidelined since leaving Saturday's game with a shoulder issue. Steve Tolleson will start again at second base for Toronto.
Brett Lawrie, 2B, TOR5/19/2015 11:42:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Brett Lawrie had three hits and an RBI in the loss to the Astros on Tuesday.
Insight: Lawrie hit a bloop single in the ninth to score catcher Stephen Vogt. He also had a double. Lawrie is hitting .268 with two home runs, 16 RBI and 11 runs in 153 at-bats this season.
Devon Travis, 2B, TOR5/19/2015 3:54:00 PM
Description: Blue Jays second baseman Devon Travis (shoulder) is out of the lineup again on Tuesday.
Insight: He left Saturday's game with the issue and it seems Toronto is being cautious. Consider Travis day-to-day. Steve Tolleson, who has back-to-back multi-hit games, will play second and bat eighth.
Rafael Furcal, 2B, KAN5/19/2015 3:45:00 PM
Description: Infielder Rafael Furcal has appeanrtly announced his retirement.
Insight: Fooled me, I thought he had retired about a decade ago. OK, a slight exaggeration, but he hasn't been fantasy worthy since 2009 in Los Angeles.