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Aledmys Diaz

25-Year-Old Shortstop – St. Louis Cardinals

2016 Stats

AVG

.319

HR

13

RBI

52

R

61

SB

4

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The 25-year-old middle infielder had a breakout campaign in 2015, slashing .264/.324/.421 with 10 homers and six steals in 102 games at Double-A, following that up with some ridiculous numbers in a br...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 195   DOB: 8/1/1990   BORN: Santa Clara, Cuba   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Aledmys Diaz Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $8 million deal with the Cardinals in March of 2014.

July 20, 2016  –  Aledmys Diaz News

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Aledmys Diaz 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
2014 23 A+ PAL 13 54 44 5 10 4 2 0 2 6 1 0 7 10 0 1 2 .227 .352 .409 .761
2014 23 AA SPR 34 125 117 15 34 12 8 1 3 18 6 2 2 24 3 1 2 .291 .311 .453 .764
2015 24 AA SPR 102 409 375 47 99 37 25 2 10 46 6 5 29 62 1 0 4 .264 .324 .421 .745
2015 24 AAA MEM 14 58 50 12 19 6 3 0 3 6 0 1 6 5 0 1 1 .380 .448 .620 1.068
2016 25 MAJ STL 88 368 323 61 103 39 23 3 13 52 4 3 34 47 2 4 5 .319 .388 .529 .917
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Career  (View All)     88 368 323 61 103 39 23 3 13 52 4 3 34 47 2 4 5 .319 .388 .529 .917

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Aledmys Diaz 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
Jul. 22 LAD 6 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .319 .388 .529 .917
Jul. 21 SD 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .319 .387 .533 .920
Jul. 20 SD Did not play.
Jul. 20 SD 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .317 .387 .535 .922
Jul. 19 SD Did not play.
Jul. 18 SD 4 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .386 .536 .922
Jul. 17 Mia 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .313 .383 .530 .913
Jul. 16 Mia 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .381 .533 .914
Jul. 15 Mia 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .383 .538 .921
Jul. 10 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .315 .380 .536 .916
Jul. 9 @Mil 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .379 .540 .919
Jul. 8 @Mil 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .379 .533 .912
Jul. 7 Pit 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .319 .382 .539 .921
Jul. 6 Pit 5 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .319 .382 .534 .916
Jul. 5 Pit 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .314 .379 .522 .901
Jul. 4 Pit 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .374 .522 .896
Jul. 3 Mil 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .377 .530 .907
Jul. 2 Mil 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .373 .521 .894
Jul. 1 Mil 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .375 .525 .900
Jun. 30 KC Did not play.
Jun. 29 KC Did not play.
Jun. 28 @KC Did not play.
Jun. 27 @KC 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .316 .374 .523 .897
Jun. 26 @Sea 5 1 3 3 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .371 .514 .885
Jun. 25 @Sea 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .306 .365 .500 .865
Jun. 24 @Sea 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .364 .492 .856
Jun. 22 @ChC 4 2 3 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310 .362 .496 .858
Jun. 21 @ChC 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .303 .354 .479 .833
Jun. 20 @ChC 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .351 .481 .832
Jun. 19 Tex 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .299 .346 .481 .827
Last 7 Days 21 3 8 0 1 0 4 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 .381 .480 .476 .956
Last 14 Days 49 8 17 1 2 2 10 7 8 1 1 1 0 1 .347 .439 .571 1.010
Last 30 Days 97 17 35 7 2 5 20 18 14 2 2 2 0 2 .361 .470 .629 1.099

Aledmys Diaz: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 1 85

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Aledmys Diaz: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 17
2015 105

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Aledmys Diaz Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201699183103.293.465.822

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20162184310411.330.564.964

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016172295223.285.471.822

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016145328291.359.6071.035
Aledmys Diaz Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2014 23 A+ PAL 54 44 13% 18.5% 0.70 77% .250 .182
2014 23 AA SPR 125 117 1.6% 19.2% 0.08 79% .344 .162
2015 24 AA SPR 409 375 7.1% 15.2% 0.47 83% .294 .157
2015 24 AAA MEM 58 50 10.3% 8.6% 1.20 90% .381 .240
2016 25 MAJ STL 368 323 9.2% 12.8% 0.72 85% .342 .210
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Career     368 323 9.2% 12.8% 0.72 85% .342 .210

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

Contact

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.319 AVG
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85% Contact Rate
GOOD
.342 BABIP
HIGH
Power

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.529 SLG
ELITE
.210 ISO
GREAT
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.72 BB/K
ELITE
9.2% BB Rate
GOOD
12.8% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

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.917 OPS
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.388 OBP
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Aledmys Diaz: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Diaz went 1-for-4 with a three-run homer and a walk Saturday at the Brewers.

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Diaz went 1-for-3 with a solo homer and two walks Sunday against the Brewers.

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Diaz (face) is back in the lineup Friday, batting second and starting at shortstop.

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Diaz (face) is not in the lineup Thursday against the Royals.

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Diaz (face) is still out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Royals.

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X-rays on Diaz's face revealed no fractures and he is expected to return to action once the swelling near his eye subsides, Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Diaz (face) is out of the lineup for Tuesday's game against Kansas City, Josh Vernier of 610 Sports Radio reports.

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Diaz (face) will head to the hospital Monday night for additional tests, but the team does not expect an orbital bone fracture, Jennifer Langosch of MLB.com reports.

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Diaz left Monday's game against Kansas City in the ninth inning after fouling a ball off his face, FOX Sports Midwest reports.

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Diaz went 3-for-4 with his a two-run homer, one walk and two runs scored against the Cubs on Wednesday.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Diaz was signed last year after defecting from Cuba where he hit .308/.401/.444 across five seasons in Cuba's Serie Nacional. He battled injuries for much of the season, which was no surprise since he had not played any organized baseball for over a year after defecting. Diaz still managed to put up some fairly impressive numbers for Double-A Springfield posting a .291/.311/.453 line. He will probably spend the majority of 2015 in Triple-A and at age 24 is still young enough that he holds some promise. Right now he doesn't project to be much more than a marginal MLB player if he can make it that far, and with Jhonny Peralta coming off a very good season in 2014 it's unlikely the Cardinals will need Diaz to contribute in St. Louis any time soon.

2014

Diaz was a shortstop with a well-rounded skill set in Cuba's professional league, and could quickly be in the majors after signing. That event will be delayed; he was barred from signing with an MLB team until Feb. 19, 2014 for presenting a false date of birth when he applied to become a free agent after defecting. Diaz hit .315/.404/.500 with 12 home runs in 270 at-bats during the 2011-12 season before he defected, according to CBS Sports. It's not clear if his glove is strong enough to stick at shortstop, so he may need to move to second base.

2013

Diaz is a Cuban defector who played for Cuba in the 2010 Pan-American games. He's seen as nearly ready for the majors, but it's not clear how his bat will translate to MLB play.