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Kolten Wong

24-Year-Old Second Baseman – St. Louis Cardinals

2015 Stats

AVG

.261

HR

11

RBI

54

R

63

SB

14

2015 Preseason Projections

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Manager Mike Matheny made Wong work hard in 2014 to prove he belonged, despite clearly being the superior option over veteran Mark Ellis. Wong was even demoted twice, once in late April and again in l...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 185   DOB: 10/10/1990   BORN: Hilo, HI   COLLEGE: Hawaii   DRAFTED: 1st Rd   

August 28, 2015  –  Kolten Wong News

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Wong went 2-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in a 5-3 win over the Diamondbacks on Thursday.

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Kolten Wong 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
2011 20 A QUA 47 222 194 39 65 22 15 2 5 25 9 5 21 24 0 4 3 .335 .401 .510 .911
2012 21 AA SPR 126 579 523 79 150 38 23 6 9 52 21 11 44 74 2 3 7 .287 .348 .405 .753
2013 22 AAA MEM 107 463 412 68 125 39 21 8 10 45 20 1 41 60 2 4 4 .303 .369 .466 .835
2013 22 MAJ STL 32 62 59 6 9 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 12 0 0 0 .153 .194 .169 .363
2014 23 AAA MEM 18 80 75 16 27 7 4 0 3 13 6 0 5 9 0 0 0 .360 .400 .533 .933
2014 23 MAJ STL 113 433 402 52 100 29 14 3 12 42 20 4 21 71 5 1 4 .249 .292 .388 .680
2015 24 MAJ STL 127 529 482 63 126 38 24 3 11 54 14 8 31 80 0 3 13 .261 .321 .392 .713
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3-Year Averages     72 246 230 29 54 14 7 1 6 21 11 2 12 41 2 0 2 .235 .279 .352 .631

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

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Kolten Wong 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
Sep. 1 Was 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .321 .392 .713
Aug. 31 Was 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .320 .390 .710
Aug. 30 @SF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .319 .389 .708
Aug. 29 @SF 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .320 .391 .711
Aug. 28 @SF 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .318 .386 .704
Aug. 27 @Ari 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .321 .390 .711
Aug. 26 @Ari 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .319 .386 .705
Aug. 25 @Ari 5 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .320 .385 .705
Aug. 24 @Ari Did not play.
Aug. 23 @SD Did not play.
Aug. 22 @SD 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .319 .383 .702
Aug. 21 @SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .257 .320 .385 .705
Aug. 19 SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .321 .387 .708
Aug. 18 SF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .322 .389 .711
Aug. 17 SF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .324 .391 .715
Aug. 16 Mia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .263 .324 .394 .718
Aug. 15 Mia 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .327 .398 .725
Aug. 14 Mia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .328 .399 .727
Aug. 13 Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .268 .330 .403 .733
Aug. 12 Pit 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .331 .404 .735
Aug. 11 Pit 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .332 .406 .738
Aug. 9 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 .266 .329 .405 .734
Aug. 8 @Mil 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .266 .330 .406 .736
Aug. 7 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .268 .330 .409 .739
Aug. 6 @Cin 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .268 .330 .411 .741
Aug. 5 @Cin 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .328 .412 .740
Aug. 4 @Cin 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .332 .417 .749
Aug. 2 Col 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .271 .333 .419 .752
Aug. 1 Col 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .422 .755
Jul. 31 Col 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .337 .426 .763
Last 7 Days 28 4 9 3 1 0 5 1 5 0 0 0 0 1 .321 .345 .500 .845
Last 14 Days 45 4 12 4 1 0 6 2 8 0 0 0 0 2 .267 .298 .400 .698
Last 30 Days 107 11 23 4 1 0 11 7 17 3 2 1 0 4 .215 .270 .271 .541

Kolten Wong: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 126
2014 107
2013 18

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Kolten Wong Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015141151208.213.262.532
2014738361.315.466.790
201371000.000.000.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20153344810316.278.443.782
20143294493619.234.371.656
2013525003.173.192.410

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015241335205.253.373.680
201421332103212.254.451.762
2013241000.083.083.237

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015234306319.265.406.737
2014189202108.243.317.586
2013355003.200.229.451
Kolten Wong Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2011 20 A QUA 222 194 9.5% 10.8% 0.88 88% .364 .175
2012 21 AA SPR 579 523 7.6% 12.8% 0.59 86% .320 .118
2013 22 AAA MEM 463 412 8.9% 13% 0.68 85% .336 .163
2013 22 MAJ STL 62 59 4.8% 19.4% 0.25 80% .191 .016
2014 23 AAA MEM 80 75 6.3% 11.3% 0.56 88% .381 .173
2014 23 MAJ STL 433 402 4.8% 16.4% 0.30 82% .276 .139
2015 24 MAJ STL 529 482 5.9% 15.1% 0.39 83% .294 .131
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3-Year Averages     246 230 4.9% 16.7% 0.29 82% .262 .117

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

Contact

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.261 AVG
WEAK
83% Contact Rate
GOOD
.294 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.392 SLG
WEAK
.131 ISO
WEAK
Plate Discipline

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0.39 BB/K
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5.9% BB Rate
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15.1% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

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.713 OPS
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.321 OBP
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St. Louis Cardinals Roster

Kolten Wong: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Wong remains out of the lineup Sunday against the Padres.

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Wong is out of the lineup Saturday.

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Wong went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI in a 7-0 win over Colorado on Friday.

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Wong delivered for a second straight game Monday, providing all the Cardinals' offense in the 4-1 win over the Reds by smacking a grand slam, finishing the night 1-for-3.

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Wong went 3-for-5 with a double and run scored in the loss to Atlanta on Sunday.

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Wong went 1-for-8 with a home run in the Cardinals 18-inning loss to the Mets.

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Wong will return to the lineup Friday against the Pirates.

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Wong (concussion) came off the bench in Thursday's game against the Pirates, recording a single and hit by pitch in two plate appearances.

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Wong (concussion) has cleared concussion tests and will be available off the bench Thursday, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.

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Wong (concussion) is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Pirates.

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Wong (concussion) is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Cubs.

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Contrary to previous reports, Wong actually did sustain a "mild" concussion in the first half of Tuesday's doubleheader, MLB.com's Jenifer Langosch reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Wong finally got the call in mid-August but totaled just 62 plate appearances while with the Cardinals, hardly enough time to give any concern to his .153/.194/.169 line. The second baseman had a terrific year at Triple-A posting a .303/.369/.466 line while striking out just 60 times in 412 at-bats, a solid showing for the 23-year-old. With David Freese out of the picture, Matt Carpenter will shift to third and all signs point to the Cardinals giving Wong at least 400 at-bats as their primary second baseman in 2014. There's plenty of promise with the youngster and while he might not an elite hitter at his position, he has the skills to put up good numbers in a terrific Cardinals lineup.

2013

Wong, a 2011 first-round pick, batted .287 with nine home runs and 21 stolen bases for Double-A Springfield last year, and despite the non-eye-popping numbers, the Cardinals will at least give the Hawaii product an opportunity to win a big league job in the spring. It's far more likely that he'll stay in the minors for another year, but he's getting close. Expect him to be the starting second baseman for the Cardinals by 2014, if not sooner.

2012

Wong, a first-round pick in the 2011 draft, tore the cover off the ball in 47 games with Quad Cities last year, showing good speed (nine stolen bases), pop (22 extra-base hits), and a strong batting eye (21:24 BB:K). He's small, but he'll make up for it with his speed and defense. He could be playing second base for the Cardinals by 2013 or 2014.