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Zach Walters

24-Year-Old Third Baseman – Washington Nationals

2014 Stats

AVG

.500

HR

2

RBI

2

R

2

SB

0

2014 RotoWire Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Walters finally unlocked his power potential in 2013, swatting 29 home runs at Triple-A, but his complete lack of plate discipline probably dooms him to a major league bench role down the road. Still,...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 208   DOB: 9/5/1989   BORN: Cheyenne, WY   COLLEGE: San Diego   DRAFTED: 9th Rd   

April 13, 2014  –  Zach Walters News

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Zach Walters 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 20 A Yak 69 298 276 44 83 26 18 4 4 43 13 4 16 59 1 4 1 .301 .337 .438 .775
2011 21 A Sou 97 412 361 69 109 42 27 6 9 56 12 10 42 96 3 3 3 .302 .377 .485 .862
2011 21 A Pot 30 126 116 15 34 8 7 1 0 11 7 1 8 33 1 1 0 .293 .336 .371 .707
2012 22 A Pot 54 207 193 24 52 14 8 1 5 24 6 3 10 43 0 3 1 .269 .304 .399 .703
2012 22 AA Har 43 172 164 23 48 21 11 4 6 19 1 0 8 38 0 0 0 .293 .326 .518 .844
2012 22 AAA Syr 29 105 98 9 21 5 4 0 1 6 0 0 6 28 1 0 0 .214 .260 .286 .546
2013 23 AAA Syr 134 521 487 69 123 66 32 5 29 77 4 3 20 134 3 6 5 .253 .286 .517 .803
2013 23 MAJ WAS 8 9 8 2 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .375 .444 .625 1.069
2014 24 AAA Syr 9 33 31 3 9 4 3 1 0 3 0 1 1 8 0 1 0 .290 .303 .452 .755
2014 24 MAJ WAS 3 4 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500
3-Year Averages MAJ   8 9 8 2 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .375 .444 .625 1.069

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats      ▼ Batter vs. Pitcher Stats     ▼ Games By Position

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Zach Walters 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
Apr. 16 @Mia 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500
Apr. 15 @Mia 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 1.333 1.666
Apr. 14 @Mia Did not play.
Apr. 13 @Atl 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Apr. 12 @Atl Did not play.
Apr. 11 @Atl Did not play.
Apr. 10 Mia Did not play.
Apr. 9 Mia Did not play.
Apr. 8 Mia Did not play.
Apr. 6 Atl Did not play.
Apr. 5 Atl Did not play.
Apr. 4 Atl Did not play.
Apr. 3 @NYM Did not play.
Apr. 2 @NYM Did not play.
Mar. 31 @NYM Did not play.
Last 7 Days 4 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500
Last 14 Days 4 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500
Last 30 Days 4 2 2 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 2.000 2.500

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Zach Walters: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 1
2013 2 2

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Zach Walters Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201332010.3331.0001.333

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201350000.400.400.900

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201311000.000.000.500

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201371010.429.7141.143
Zach Walters 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 20 A Yak 298 276 5.4% 19.8% 0.27 79% .371 .137
2011 21 A Sou 412 361 10.2% 23.3% 0.44 73% .391 .183
2011 21 A Pot 126 116 6.3% 26.2% 0.24 72% .410 .078
2012 22 A Pot 207 193 4.8% 20.8% 0.23 78% .324 .130
2012 22 AA Har 172 164 4.7% 22.1% 0.21 77% .350 .225
2012 22 AAA Syr 105 98 5.7% 26.7% 0.21 71% .290 .072
2013 23 AAA Syr 521 487 3.8% 25.7% 0.15 72% .290 .264
2013 23 MAJ WAS 9 8 11.1% 0% 0.00 100% .375 .250
2014 24 AAA Syr 33 31 3% 24.2% 0.13 74% .391 .162
2014 24 MAJ WAS 4 4 0% 25% 0.00 75% .000 1.500
3-Year Averages MAJ   9 8 11.1% 0% 0.00 100% .375 .250

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2014 Stat Review for Zach Walters    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.500 AVG
ELITE
75% Contact Rate
WEAK
.000 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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2.000 SLG
ELITE
1.500 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.00 BB/K
TERRIBLE
0.0% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
25.0% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

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2.500 OPS
ELITE
.500 OBP
ELITE

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Career Batter vs. Pitcher Stats    (View All Matchup Data)

Best Matchups for Zach Walters (by OPS, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Mike Dunn MIA 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
Dan Jennings MIA 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
Jose Fernandez MIA 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Dillon Gee NY-N 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Wade Miley AZ 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 .333 1.000 1.333
Luis Garcia PHI 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
David Hernandez AZ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Tom Koehler MIA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Chad Qualls HOU 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Gus Schlosser ATL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000

Worst Matchups for Zach Walters (by OPS, min 0 AB)

Batter Team AB H HR RBI BB K SB AVG SLG OPS
Dan Jennings MIA 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.000 5.000
Jose Fernandez MIA 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Dillon Gee NY-N 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000
Wade Miley AZ 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 .333 1.000 1.333
Luis Garcia PHI 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 1.000
David Hernandez AZ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Tom Koehler MIA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Chad Qualls HOU 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Gus Schlosser ATL 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .000 .000
Brad Ziegler AZ 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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Zach Walters: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Walters was pulled from his Triple-A game in the fifth inning Saturday and will likely be called up to take Ryan Zimmerman's spot on the roster, the Washington Post reports.

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Walters has been reassigned to minor league camp by the Nationals.

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Walters was scratched from the Nationals' lineup Wednesday, Dan Kolko of MASNsports.com reports.

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Walters is making a strong early bid to win a bench spot with the Nationals, the Washington Post reports.

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Walters' contract was selected from Triple-A Syracuse on Tuesday, CSN Washington reports.

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Walters is expected to be called up in a few days, Tom Schad of MLB.com reports.

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Walters has hit four home runs in his first seven games for Triple-A Syracuse this season.

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Walters was promoted to Triple-A Syracuse on Friday, the Nationals' official site reports.

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