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Nick Ahmed

25-Year-Old Shortstop – Arizona Diamondbacks

2014 Stats

AVG

.200

HR

1

RBI

4

R

9

SB

0

2015 RotoWire Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Ahmed spent most of 2014 at Triple-A Reno, shuttling between second base and shortstop as part of the Diamondbacks' excess of middle-infield options. Chris Owings' shoulder injury in June cleared the ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 194   DOB: 3/15/1990   BORN: East Longmeadow, MA   COLLEGE: Connecticut   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd   

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Ahmed seems to be the clear front runner for the D-backs' starting shortstop opening, but manager Chip Hale has not declared a starter, according to the Arizona Republic. That stance is a stark contrast to a report by Peter Gammons.

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Nick Ahmed 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 21 R DAN 59 284 248 46 65 19 13 2 4 24 18 6 30 46 1 2 3 .262 .346 .379 .725
2012 22 A LYN 130 571 506 84 136 46 36 4 6 49 40 10 49 102 10 2 4 .269 .337 .391 .728
2013 23 AA MOB 136 538 487 58 115 30 21 5 4 46 26 7 33 72 7 6 5 .236 .288 .324 .612
2014 24 AAA REN 104 452 407 57 127 34 26 4 4 47 14 6 37 55 4 1 3 .312 .373 .425 .798
2014 24 MAJ ARI 25 75 70 9 14 3 2 0 1 4 0 1 3 10 2 0 0 .200 .233 .271 .504
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3-Year Averages     25 75 70 9 14 3 2 0 1 4 0 1 3 10 2 0 0 .200 .233 .271 .504

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

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Nick Ahmed 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
Sep. 28 StL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .233 .271 .504
Sep. 27 StL Did not play.
Sep. 26 StL 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .233 .271 .504
Sep. 24 @Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .235 .277 .512
Sep. 23 @Min Did not play.
Sep. 22 @Min Did not play.
Sep. 21 @Col Did not play.
Sep. 20 @Col Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Col 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .235 .277 .512
Sep. 18 @Col 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .203 .239 .281 .520
Sep. 17 SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .238 .295 .533
Sep. 16 SF Did not play.
Sep. 15 SF Did not play.
Sep. 14 SD Did not play.
Sep. 13 SD Did not play.
Sep. 12 SD Did not play.
Sep. 11 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 10 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 9 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 7 @LAD Did not play.
Sep. 6 @LAD Did not play.
Sep. 5 @LAD Did not play.
Sep. 4 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 3 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 2 @SD Did not play.
Sep. 1 @SD Did not play.
Aug. 31 Col Did not play.
Aug. 30 Col Did not play.
Aug. 29 Col Did not play.
Aug. 27 LAD Did not play.
Last 7 Days 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
Last 14 Days 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 .077 .143 .077 .220
Last 30 Days 13 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 .077 .143 .077 .220

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Nick Ahmed: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 2 18

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Nick Ahmed Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014346000.176.206.428

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014363140.222.333.577

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014315120.194.323.565

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014394020.205.231.456
Nick Ahmed 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 21 R DAN 284 248 10.6% 16.2% 0.65 81% .308 .117
2012 22 A LYN 571 506 8.6% 17.9% 0.48 80% .327 .122
2013 23 AA MOB 538 487 6.1% 13.4% 0.46 85% .270 .088
2014 24 AAA REN 452 407 8.2% 12.2% 0.67 86% .353 .113
2014 24 MAJ ARI 75 70 4% 13.3% 0.30 86% .220 .071
2015 RotoWire Projections     Subscribe now to see our 2015 projections for Nick Ahmed
3-Year Averages     75 70 4% 13.3% 0.30 86% .220 .071

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 Nick Ahmed    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.200 AVG
TERRIBLE
86% Contact Rate
GOOD
.220 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.271 SLG
TERRIBLE
.071 ISO
TERRIBLE
Plate Discipline

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0.30 BB/K
WEAK
4.0% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
13.3% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.504 OPS
TERRIBLE
.233 OBP
TERRIBLE

2015 Projected Stats Breakdown for Nick Ahmed

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Nick Ahmed: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Ahmed is in the mix for a utility role with the Diamondbacks this spring.

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Ahmed was recalled from Triple-A Reno on Monday, SB Nation reports.

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Ahmed was optioned to Triple-A Reno on Friday.

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Ahmed went 0-for-1 with two walks, but was hit by a potential double-play ball that allowed the winning run to score in the 10th inning of the Diamondbacks' 3-2 win over the Pirates on Sunday.

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Ahmed played the hero Monday night, singling home Martin Prado in the 15th inning.

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Ahmed went 1-for-4 with an RBI while starting at shortstop for the D-Backs on Wednesday afternoon.

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Ahmed will make his second straight start for the D-Backs on Tuesday night.

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Ahmed was called up from Triple-A Reno on Sunday.

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Ahmed, 24, is hitting .310/.381/.404 with a homer, 30 RBI and nine stolen bases through 70 games at Triple-A Reno.

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Ahmed, 23, is batting .224/.279/.300 with three home runs, 34 RBI and 21 steals in 144 games for Double-A Mobile.

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Ahmed, 23, is hitting just .171/.239/.183 with a 7:19 BB:K ratio over 26 games at Double-A Mobile this season.

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Ahmed was traded to the Diamondbacks on Thursday as part of a deal for Justin Upton, MLB.com's Mark Bowman reports. Along with Ahmed, Martin Prado, Randall Delgado, Zeke Spruill and Brandon Drury will head to Arizona, and Chris Johnson will be sent to Atlanta.

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