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Paul Goldschmidt

27-Year-Old First Baseman – Arizona Diamondbacks

2015 Stats

AVG

.331

HR

12

RBI

38

R

34

SB

8

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Last season was a mirror image of 2013 for the fantasy stud in terms of his batting average, on-base percentage, and slugging percentage. That is where the good news ends. Goldschmidt missed 51 games ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 225   DOB: 9/10/1987   BORN: Wilmington, DE   COLLEGE: Texas State   DRAFTED: 8th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Paul Goldschmidt Contract Information:

Goldschmidt agreed to a five-year, $32 million contract with the Diamondback in March of 2013.

May 26, 2015  –  Paul Goldschmidt News

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Goldschmidt went 2-for-4 with a walk Monday against the Cardinals.

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Paul Goldschmidt Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 22 A+ VIS 138 599 525 103 165 80 42 3 35 108 5 1 57 161 0 9 8 .314 .384 .606 .990
2011 23 AA MOB 103 457 366 84 112 54 21 3 30 94 9 3 82 92 0 4 5 .306 .435 .626 1.061
2011 23 MAJ ARI 48 177 156 28 39 18 9 1 8 26 4 0 20 53 0 1 0 .250 .333 .474 .807
2012 24 MAJ ARI 145 587 514 82 147 64 43 1 20 82 18 3 60 130 0 9 4 .286 .359 .490 .849
2013 25 MAJ ARI 160 709 602 103 182 75 36 3 36 125 15 7 99 145 0 5 3 .302 .401 .551 .952
2014 26 MAJ ARI 109 475 406 75 122 59 39 1 19 69 9 3 64 110 0 3 2 .300 .396 .542 .938
2015 27 MAJ ARI 45 195 163 34 54 22 9 1 12 38 8 2 32 42 0 0 0 .331 .441 .620 1.061
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3-Year Averages     138 589 507 86 150 65 39 1 25 92 14 4 74 128 0 5 3 .296 .385 .525 .910

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Paul Goldschmidt Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
May. 26 @StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .441 .620 1.061
May. 25 @StL 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .338 .442 .631 1.073
May. 24 ChC 3 1 2 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .438 .635 1.073
May. 23 ChC 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .431 .614 1.045
May. 22 ChC 5 1 3 0 0 1 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 .331 .429 .623 1.052
May. 21 @Mia 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .421 .603 1.024
May. 20 @Mia 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .418 .600 1.018
May. 19 @Mia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .319 .418 .610 1.028
May. 18 @Mia 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .328 .429 .628 1.057
May. 17 @Phi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .436 .644 1.080
May. 16 @Phi 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .341 .441 .659 1.100
May. 15 @Phi 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .344 .446 .648 1.094
May. 13 Was 4 2 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .347 .451 .653 1.104
May. 12 Was 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .439 .624 1.063
May. 11 Was 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .342 .440 .640 1.080
May. 10 SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .345 .444 .646 1.090
May. 9 SD 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 0 0 .355 .454 .664 1.118
May. 8 SD 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .352 .435 .667 1.102
May. 7 SD 4 2 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .433 .644 1.077
May. 6 @Col 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .340 .431 .610 1.041
May. 6 @Col 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 .337 .432 .589 1.021
May. 5 @Col Did not play.
May. 4 @Col Did not play.
May. 3 @LAD 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .356 .448 .622 1.070
May. 2 @LAD 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .341 .440 .612 1.052
May. 1 @LAD 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .346 .448 .593 1.041
Apr. 29 Col 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .338 .446 .584 1.030
Apr. 28 Col 5 2 3 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .425 .575 1.000
Apr. 27 Col 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .294 .415 .544 .959
Apr. 26 Pit 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .270 .403 .540 .943
Last 7 Days 22 4 9 0 0 2 6 8 6 2 1 0 0 0 .409 .567 .682 1.249
Last 14 Days 49 10 15 2 1 3 11 12 11 2 1 0 0 0 .306 .443 .571 1.014
Last 30 Days 102 20 37 7 1 7 22 20 24 6 2 0 0 0 .363 .467 .657 1.124

Paul Goldschmidt: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 45
2014 109
2013 159
2012 139
2011 43

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Paul Goldschmidt Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20153563124.400.7711.259
201473143101.384.5891.115
20131492511302.309.604.986

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015125289264.320.5921.022
20143336116598.282.532.894
201345378259513.300.534.941

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201581246216.383.6911.201
20142044210366.304.559.963
20132804517569.293.550.957

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201579106172.291.570.933
2014202339333.297.525.912
20133225819696.311.553.948
Paul Goldschmidt Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 22 A+ VIS 599 525 9.5% 26.9% 0.35 69% .395 .292
2011 23 AA MOB 457 366 17.9% 20.1% 0.89 75% .336 .320
2011 23 MAJ ARI 177 156 11.3% 29.9% 0.38 66% .326 .224
2012 24 MAJ ARI 587 514 10.2% 22.1% 0.46 75% .349 .204
2013 25 MAJ ARI 709 602 14% 20.5% 0.68 76% .347 .249
2014 26 MAJ ARI 475 406 13.5% 23.2% 0.58 73% .372 .242
2015 27 MAJ ARI 195 163 16.4% 21.5% 0.76 74% .385 .289
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3-Year Averages     589 507 12.6% 21.7% 0.58 75% .353 .229

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2015 Stat Review for Paul Goldschmidt    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.331 AVG
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74% Contact Rate
POOR
.385 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.620 SLG
ELITE
.289 ISO
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Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.76 BB/K
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16.4% BB Rate
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21.5% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

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1.061 OPS
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.441 OBP
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Paul Goldschmidt: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Goldschmidt had a big day at the plate Sunday, going 2-for-3 with a home run, three RBI and a walk against the Cubs.

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Goldschmidt went 0-for-2, but walked and scored twice Saturday against the Cubs.

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Goldschmidt went 3-for-5 with his 11th home run of the season, three RBI, and two stolen bases Friday against the Cubs.

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Goldschmidt is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Marlins.

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Goldschmidt went 1-for-4 on Saturday with a two-run blast, his 10th home run of the season.

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Goldschmidt went 1-for-4 with a double and two RBI on Friday in a loss to the Phillies.

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Goldschmidt went 3-for-4 with a double, a triple, a walk, an RBI and two runs scored Wednesday against Washington.

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Goldschmidt is in the lineup Tuesday after being removed from Monday's blowout in third inning.

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Goldschmidt exited Monday's game against the Nationals after just one at-bat.

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Goldschmidt was pitched around all night Saturday as he walked four times in a 1-for-2 performance against the Padres in a 6-4 extra-inning loss.

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Goldschmidt went 2-for-4 with a home run in the 6-5 loss to the Padres on Friday.

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Goldschmidt went 2-for-4 with his seventh home run, two RBI, and two runs scored Thursday in a win over San Diego.

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Goldschmidt went 2-for-5 with his sixth home run, two RBI and his sixth stolen base in the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader against Colorado.

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Goldschmidt went 3-for-5 with a double Sunday in a loss to the Dodgers.

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Goldschmidt hit his sixth home run Saturday against the Dodgers, going 1-for-4 with a run scored and two RBI.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

The brightest star in Arizona's lineup, Goldschmidt had an MVP-worthy year, hitting 36 home runs and driving in 125 runs, while slugging .551. It was the kind of breakout year the organization knew he was capable of, and MVP voters took note, as he finished second to Andrew McCutchen for the honors during the offseason. He's the biggest constant in the batting order, and 2014 figures to be another outstanding campaign for the 26-year-old stud, as his contributions as a five-category player will make him the first player off the board at his position in many leagues this spring.

2013

Goldschmidt entered the season as the D-Backs' uncontested starter at first base, spending most of the year hitting from the middle third of manager Kirk Gibson's lineup. Not surprisingly, Goldschmidt provided steady power, but he also delivered an unexpected 18-for-21 mark on the basepaths. After struggling against lefties in his first exposure to big league pitching in 2011, Goldschmidt hit .343/.423/.645 against them last season. He also improved his overall contact rate (from 70.1 percent to 77.9) while drawing a steady supply of free passes (10.2 percent walk rate). Goldschmidt had better numbers on the road (.315/.377/.516) than at Chase Field (.253/.339/.461) and his ISO (.204) is one indication that there's likely more than 20-homer power here.

2012

Goldschmidt proved that his impressive power display in 2010 wasn't simply the byproduct of the hitter-friendly parks of the California League, parlaying a .306/.435/.626 line with Double-A Mobile into the opportunity to serve as the D-Backs everyday first baseman down the stretch and in the playoffs. As expected, Goldschmidt's strikeout rate jumped upon his promotion to the big leagues, but he continued to display plus power while hitting a couple of clutch homers in the team's postseason push before delivering a 7-for-16 mark with a pair of homers in the Divisional Series against the Brewers. While he may not be a .300 hitter in the big leagues, Goldschmidt should be an immediate 30-homer threat with an opportunity to lock down a spot near the middle of the D-Backs' lineup.