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Aledmys Diaz

26-Year-Old Shortstop – St. Louis Cardinals

2016 Stats

AVG

.301

HR

16

RBI

61

R

66

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.

September 25, 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 A+ PAL 2 8 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .167 .375 .167 .542
2016 25 MAJ STL 105 435 382 66 115 45 26 3 16 61 4 4 38 59 2 6 7 .301 .370 .510 .880
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Career  (View All)     105 435 382 66 115 45 26 3 16 61 4 4 38 59 2 6 7 .301 .370 .510 .880

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

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Aledmys Diaz Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games 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. 24 @ChC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .301 .370 .510 .880
Sep. 23 @ChC Did not play.
Sep. 21 @Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .303 .368 .513 .881
Sep. 20 @Col Did not play.
Sep. 19 @Col 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303 .368 .516 .884
Sep. 18 @SF 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .372 .523 .895
Sep. 17 @SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .305 .371 .512 .883
Sep. 16 @SF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .375 .518 .893
Sep. 15 @SF Did not play.
Sep. 14 ChC 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .313 .379 .525 .904
Sep. 13 ChC 2 1 2 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .380 .528 .908
Sep. 12 ChC 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .375 .517 .892
Sep. 11 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 10 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 9 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 8 Mil Did not play.
Sep. 7 @Pit Did not play.
Sep. 6 @Pit Did not play.
Sep. 5 @Pit Did not play.
Sep. 4 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 3 @Cin Did not play.
Sep. 2 @Cin Did not play.
Aug. 31 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 30 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 29 @Mil Did not play.
Aug. 28 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 27 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 26 Oak Did not play.
Aug. 25 NYM Did not play.
Aug. 24 NYM Did not play.
Last 7 Games 19 1 3 1 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 1 0 0 .158 .273 .368 .641
Last 14 Games 29 2 5 1 0 2 4 4 5 0 1 1 0 0 .172 .294 .414 .708
Last 30 Games 29 2 5 1 0 2 4 4 5 0 1 1 0 0 .172 .294 .414 .708
Aledmys Diaz Minors 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 AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 10 NW Arkansas 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Sep. 9 NW Arkansas 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250
Sep. 7 NW Arkansas 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Sep. 4 Charlotte 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Sep. 3 Charlotte 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 19 0 3 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .158 .227 .211 .438

Aledmys Diaz: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 1 101

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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
2016115183113.252.400.715

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20162654813501.325.562.953

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016190306263.284.468.821

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20161903610351.321.558.942
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 A+ PAL 8 6 25% 0% 0.00 100% .167 .000
2016 25 MAJ STL 435 382 8.7% 13.6% 0.64 85% .322 .209
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Career     435 382 8.7% 13.6% 0.64 85% .322 .209

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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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.301 AVG
ELITE
85% Contact Rate
GOOD
.322 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.510 SLG
ELITE
.209 ISO
GREAT
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.64 BB/K
GREAT
8.7% BB Rate
GOOD
13.6% K Rate
GREAT
OPS/OBP

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.880 OPS
ELITE
.370 OBP
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Aledmys Diaz: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Diaz is out of the lineup Friday against the Cubs.

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Diaz is not in the lineup Tuesday against the Rockies.

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Diaz went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBI in Sunday's win over the Giants.

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Diaz is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Giants.

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Diaz hit his 15th homer, a two-run shot, in a 2-for-2 game with a walk Tuesday against the Cubs.

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Diaz is back in the starting lineup Tuesday, batting eighth and playing shortstop.

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Diaz (thumb) will be activated for Sunday's game against the Brewers, Jim Hayes of Fox Sports Midwest reports.

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Diaz (thumb) said that he feels ready to play, Jim Hayes of Fox Sports Midwest reports.

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Diaz (thumb) is scheduled to play the field in a rehab game Wednesday night, Jim Hayes of FOX Sports Midwest reports.

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Diaz (thumb) began a rehab assignment at High-A Palm Beach on Saturday, going 0-for-3 with a walk.

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Diaz (thumb) took batting practice Friday, Jim Hayes of Fox Sports Midwest reports.

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Diaz (thumb) is expected to face live pitching in the near future, Jim Hayes of Fox Sports Midwest reports.

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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.