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Rickie Weeks

33-Year-Old Outfielder – Arizona Diamondbacks

2016 Stats

AVG

.246

HR

5

RBI

16

R

18

SB

1

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Diamondbacks signed Weeks to a minor league deal and invited him to spring training, but he appeared to be a long shot to earn a 25-man roster spot at the outset of camp. With a move to the outfie...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 10"   WT: 220   DOB: 9/13/1982   BORN: Daytona Beach, FL   COLLEGE: Southern University   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Rickie Weeks Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with the Diamondbacks in February of 2016.

July 6, 2016  –  Rickie Weeks News

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Rickie Weeks 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
2004 21 AA HUN 134 565 484 66 126 50 36 6 8 41 11 12 55 107 3 3 20 .260 .358 .409 .767
2005 22 AAA NAS 55 249 203 43 65 35 14 9 12 48 9 1 28 51 3 1 14 .320 .435 .655 1.090
2005 22 MAJ MIL 96 414 360 56 86 28 13 2 13 42 15 2 40 96 2 1 11 .239 .333 .394 .727
2006 23 MAJ MIL 95 413 359 73 100 26 15 3 8 34 19 5 30 92 2 3 19 .279 .363 .404 .766
2007 24 AAA NAS 6 28 22 5 10 4 3 1 0 3 1 2 5 6 0 0 1 .455 .571 .682 1.253
2007 24 MAJ MIL 118 506 409 87 96 43 21 6 16 36 25 2 78 116 3 2 14 .235 .374 .433 .807
2008 25 MAJ MIL 129 560 475 89 111 43 22 7 14 46 19 5 66 115 1 4 14 .234 .342 .398 .740
2009 26 MAJ MIL 37 162 147 28 40 16 5 2 9 24 2 2 12 39 0 0 3 .272 .340 .517 .857
2010 27 MAJ MIL 160 754 651 112 175 65 32 4 29 83 11 4 76 184 0 2 25 .269 .366 .464 .830
2011 28 MAJ MIL 118 515 453 77 122 48 26 2 20 49 9 2 50 107 1 3 8 .269 .350 .468 .818
2012 29 MAJ MIL 157 677 588 85 135 54 29 4 21 63 16 3 74 169 0 2 13 .230 .328 .400 .728
2013 30 MAJ MIL 104 399 350 40 73 31 20 1 10 24 7 3 40 105 0 0 9 .209 .306 .357 .663
2014 31 MAJ MIL 121 286 252 36 69 28 19 1 8 29 3 4 25 73 0 1 8 .274 .357 .452 .809
2015 32 MAJ SEA 37 95 84 7 14 3 1 0 2 9 0 0 9 25 0 0 2 .167 .263 .250 .513
2016 33 MAJ ARI 75 139 122 18 30 12 7 0 5 16 1 0 14 33 0 1 2 .246 .331 .426 .757
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3-Year Averages     87 258 228 27 52 19 13 0 6 20 3 2 24 67 0 0 6 .228 .318 .364 .682
Career  (View All)     1253 4,933 4,261 709 1,053 398 211 32 155 455 127 32 515 1,160 9 19 129 .247 .345 .421 .765

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Rickie Weeks Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Days To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 29 @LAD 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .331 .426 .757
Jul. 28 @Mil 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .326 .426 .752
Jul. 27 @Mil Did not play.
Jul. 26 @Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .321 .424 .745
Jul. 25 @Mil 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .323 .427 .750
Jul. 24 @Cin 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .318 .435 .753
Jul. 23 @Cin Did not play.
Jul. 22 @Cin 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .312 .432 .744
Jul. 20 Tor 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .315 .436 .751
Jul. 19 Tor 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .239 .317 .440 .757
Jul. 17 LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .311 .440 .751
Jul. 16 LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .314 .444 .758
Jul. 15 LAD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .317 .449 .766
Jul. 10 @SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .319 .453 .772
Jul. 9 @SF Did not play.
Jul. 8 @SF 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .314 .453 .767
Jul. 6 SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .310 .452 .762
Jul. 5 SD 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .313 .456 .769
Jul. 4 SD 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .315 .434 .749
Jul. 3 SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .318 .439 .757
Jul. 2 SF Did not play.
Jul. 1 SF Did not play.
Jun. 29 Phi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .245 .312 .439 .751
Jun. 28 Phi 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245 .306 .439 .745
Jun. 27 Phi 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .247 .308 .443 .751
Jun. 26 @Col 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .320 .462 .782
Jun. 25 @Col Did not play.
Jun. 24 @Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .296 .449 .745
Jun. 23 @Col Did not play.
Jun. 22 @Tor 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .299 .455 .754
Last 7 Days 11 3 4 0 0 0 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .364 .500 .364 .864
Last 14 Days 16 3 4 0 0 0 3 4 3 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .429 .250 .679
Last 30 Days 37 4 10 0 0 1 7 7 12 0 0 2 0 1 .270 .413 .351 .764

Rickie Weeks: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 26 24 2 4
2015 19 19 11
2014 62 2
2013 95
2012 152 2
2011 115 2
2010 159 1
2009 36

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Rickie Weeks Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016408371.300.6001.004
2015475290.234.383.691
2014133197141.256.504.865

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20168210290.220.341.635
2015372000.081.081.290
2014119171152.294.395.746

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016557360.164.382.652
2015362000.083.083.278
2014132214171.333.530.948

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20166710291.313.463.836
2015485290.229.375.690
2014120154122.208.367.656
Rickie Weeks Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2004 21 AA HUN 565 484 9.7% 18.9% 0.51 78% .320 .149
2005 22 AAA NAS 249 203 11.2% 20.5% 0.55 75% .379 .335
2005 22 MAJ MIL 414 360 9.7% 23.2% 0.42 73% .291 .155
2006 23 MAJ MIL 413 359 7.3% 22.3% 0.33 74% .355 .125
2007 24 AAA NAS 28 22 17.9% 21.4% 0.83 73% .625 .227
2007 24 MAJ MIL 506 409 15.4% 22.9% 0.67 72% .289 .198
2008 25 MAJ MIL 560 475 11.8% 20.5% 0.57 76% .280 .164
2009 26 MAJ MIL 162 147 7.4% 24.1% 0.31 73% .313 .245
2010 27 MAJ MIL 754 651 10.1% 24.4% 0.41 72% .333 .195
2011 28 MAJ MIL 515 453 9.7% 20.8% 0.47 76% .313 .199
2012 29 MAJ MIL 677 588 10.9% 25% 0.44 71% .286 .170
2013 30 MAJ MIL 399 350 10% 26.3% 0.38 70% .268 .148
2014 31 MAJ MIL 286 252 8.7% 25.5% 0.34 71% .357 .178
2015 32 MAJ SEA 95 84 9.5% 26.3% 0.36 70% .211 .083
2016 33 MAJ ARI 139 122 10.1% 23.7% 0.42 73% .298 .180
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3-Year Averages     258 228 9.3% 26% 0.36 71% .297 .136
Career     4,933 4,261 10.4% 23.5% 0.44 73% .305 .174

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2016 Stat Review for Rickie Weeks    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2015 (min 420 PA)

Contact

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.246 AVG
WEAK
73% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.298 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

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.426 SLG
AVERAGE
.180 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.42 BB/K
AVERAGE
10.1% BB Rate
GREAT
23.7% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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.757 OPS
AVERAGE
.331 OBP
AVERAGE

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Rickie Weeks: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Weeks went 1-for-4 with a three-run homer against San Diego on Tuesday.

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Weeks was reinstated from the bereavement list prior to Sunday's game against the Giants.

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Weeks was placed on the bereavement list Thursday.

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Weeks is out of the lineup Tuesday against Philadelphia.

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Weeks is in Tuesday's lineup and batting fifth as the designated hitter.

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Weeks went 2-for-4 with his fourth home run of the season in Wednesday's loss to the Dodgers.

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Weeks is out of the lineup Sunday against the Marlins.

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Weeks will be the DH and bat cleanup in Thursday's game against the Astros.

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Weeks will be the DH and bat fifth in Wednesday's interleague game against the Astros.

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Weeks went 2-for-4 with a home run and a strikeout Wednesday against Pittsburgh.

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Weeks is in Wednesday's lineup, batting second and playing right field.

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Weeks went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in Saturday's 6-2 loss to the Cardinals.

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Weeks is starting in left field and hitting cleanup Saturday against the Giants.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Last season marked the first time since 2004 that Weeks was not the Brewers’ primary second baseman. The job was instead handled by Scooter Gennett, who formed the left-handed side of the Brewers’ second base platoon and received 440 at-bats to Weeks’ 252. While his playing time decreased, Weeks finished 2014 with the his best offensive numbers since 2011. He will be a free agent this offseason, and it remains to be seen if he will return to Milwaukee, or head to a new club in search of more at-bats.

2014

Injuries and ineffectiveness plagued Weeks throughout 2013, and he finished with the lowest OPS of his career. Weeks has provided rare power from the second base position in years past, but his slugging percentage was also the worst of his career, and 2013 marked the fourth consecutive season in which his OPS dipped. Weeks’ struggles, combined with Scooter Gennett’s impressive late-season showing, likely has the two ticketed for some sort of timeshare at second base in 2014.

2013

The 2012 season was a tale of two halves for the Brewers' second baseman. Weeks hit an ugly .199 prior to the All-Star break, but he recovered to hit .261 and post an even .800 OPS the rest of the way. Weeks' .230 batting average is likely to scare away some fantasy owners, but his track record suggests his second half is more the norm. Weeks will be good for at least 80 runs if he can stay healthy, and if he can continue stealing bases after swiping 16 last season, he could jump back into the upper echelon of fantasy second basemen.

2012

Weeks missed a little more than a month during the 2011 season with a sprained ankle, but still hit .269/.350/.468 with 20 homers, nine stolen bases and 77 runs scored. The Brewers experimented with Weeks hitting fifth in the lineup and he could get moved out of the leadoff spot in 2012. Expect more RBI for him next season, but fewer runs scored if the move to the middle of the order comes to fruition.

2011

Weeks stayed healthy for a full season and had the best year of his career in 2010. He hit .269/.366/.464 with 29 home runs and 11 stolen bases while scoring 112 runs. Fantasy owners would have loved to see him steal a few more bases, but those numbers still put him near the top for his position. The Brewers are trying to work out a contract extension with him since this is the final year of his current deal.

2010

Weeks was off to a phenomenal start in 2009, hitting .272/.340/.517 in 37 games before tearing a tendon sheath in his left wrist. He missed the rest of the season and now needs to prove himself once again. He'll start next season as the everyday second baseman and hit at the top of the order. It's possible that he'll sneak by some people during drafts and auctions because of his injury, but he's in a position to be one of the league leaders in runs scored in 2010.

2009

Weeks continued to fail to live up to expectations again in 2008, hitting .234/.342/.398 with 19 stolen bases in 124 games. Particularly concerning should be a drop in walk rate and power from 2007. He'll probably get one more season to tap his potential before the Brewers look elsewhere for a second baseman.

2008

Weeks was on his way to a miserable season when the Brewers sent him to Triple-A Nashville at July's end. After they brought him back up on Aug. 10, he hit .273/.442/.553 with 15 stolen bases without being caught stealing. Weeks may never be able to hit for a high average, but he has displayed an ability to get on base. Don't break the bank for Weeks, but be aware of how strongly he finished last season and be aggressive when bidding on him.

2007

Weeks had his season cut short for the second year in a row due to injury and is starting to have his durability questioned. While he did improve on his previous season, he still didn't quite live up to the expectations of most people. He hit .279 and had a good .363 OBP, but did not show much power at all and sometimes looked overmatched at the plate. His fielding was also a sore spot, committing 22 errors in 92 games at second base. He had surgery during the season to repair a ligament in his wrist, but should be healthy for spring training. The Brewers are hoping the 24 year old will continue to improve in all areas and become one of the top second basemen in the league.

2006

Weeks played well in his rookie campaign, but was hindered by a torn ligament in his left thumb. He'll be starting at second base full-time in 2006 and should improve on his 2005 numbers. He's expected to be at full strength after surgery on his thumb, but watch his status this spring.

2005

Weeks turned in an OK but unspectacular year in his first full season of professional baseball. He then followed it up with a monster season in the Arizona Fall League. Weeks hit just .260 for Double-A Huntsville but had 36 doubles and a .358 OBP. In the Arizona Fall League he hit .380 with a .520 OBP and .737 SLG. That performance may have been enough to get him to Triple-A to start the 2004 season with an eye on the majors possibly later in the year. It's more likely that he'll be a late season call-up and then assume the starting 2B job in 2006.

2004

Weeks was the Brewers' 2003 first-round pick and #2 overall pick in the draft, and has yet to disappoint. He hit .349 in 20 games at low Single-A Beloit and then hit .319 in 20 Arizona Fall League games. If his defense at second base was better then he'd be starting there for the Brewers next season, but he will need a little while to either get better defensively or be moved to the outfield. In any case, it would be hard for the Brewers not to call him up sometime in 2004.

2003