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Zach Walters

24-Year-Old Third Baseman – Washington Nationals

2014 Stats

AVG

.205

HR

3

RBI

5

R

7

SB

0

2014 Preseason 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   

July 26, 2014  –  Zach Walters News

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Walters got a start at second base Friday, going 1-for-4 with a double, a run scored and an RBI.

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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 POT 30 126 116 15 34 8 7 1 0 11 7 1 8 33 1 1 0 .293 .336 .371 .707
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
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 60 261 237 38 71 38 18 5 15 48 0 2 20 62 1 1 2 .300 .358 .608 .966
2014 24 MAJ WAS 30 42 39 7 8 4 1 0 3 5 0 0 3 16 0 0 0 .205 .262 .462 .724
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3-Year Averages     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      ▼ Games By Position     ▼ Batter Vs. Pitcher

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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
Jul. 27 @Cin Did not play.
Jul. 26 @Cin 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .205 .262 .462 .724
Jul. 25 @Cin 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .268 .474 .742
Jul. 23 @Col 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206 .270 .471 .741
Jul. 22 @Col Did not play.
Jul. 21 @Col Did not play.
Jul. 20 Mil Did not play.
Jul. 19 Mil Did not play.
Jul. 18 Mil Did not play.
Jul. 13 @Phi Did not play.
Jul. 12 @Phi Did not play.
Jul. 11 @Phi Did not play.
Jul. 10 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 9 @Bal Did not play.
Jul. 8 Bal Did not play.
Jul. 7 Bal Did not play.
Jul. 6 ChC Did not play.
Jul. 5 ChC Did not play.
Jul. 4 ChC Did not play.
Jul. 2 Col Did not play.
Jul. 1 Col Did not play.
Jun. 30 Col Did not play.
Jun. 28 @ChC Did not play.
Jun. 28 @ChC Did not play.
Jun. 27 @ChC Did not play.
Jun. 26 @ChC Did not play.
Jun. 25 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 24 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 23 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 22 Atl Did not play.
Last 7 Days 6 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833
Last 14 Days 6 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833
Last 30 Days 6 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .500 .833

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Zach Walters: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 1 3 3 1 1 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
201493330.4441.4441.889
201332010.3331.0001.333

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014242010.083.083.269
201350000.400.400.900

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014131000.000.000.188
201311000.000.000.500

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014204340.300.7501.050
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 POT 126 116 6.3% 26.2% 0.24 72% .410 .078
2011 21 A SOU 412 361 10.2% 23.3% 0.44 73% .391 .183
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 261 237 7.7% 23.8% 0.32 74% .350 .308
2014 24 MAJ WAS 42 39 7.1% 38.1% 0.19 59% .250 .257
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3-Year Averages     9 8 11.1% 0% 0.00 100% .375 .250

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▲ Basic Stats      ▲ Split Stats      ▲ Games By Position

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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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.205 AVG
TERRIBLE
59% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.250 BABIP
LOW
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.462 SLG
GOOD
.257 ISO
ELITE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.19 BB/K
TERRIBLE
7.1% BB Rate
WEAK
38.1% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.724 OPS
WEAK
.262 OBP
TERRIBLE

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

Walters was recalled from Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday, MLB.com's William Ladson reports.

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Walters has been optioned to Triple-A.

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Walters slammed a pinch-hit solo home run in Saturday's loss to the Phillies.

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Walters was recalled from Triple-A Syracuse on Sunday.

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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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