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Kevin Kiermaier

26-Year-Old Outfielder – Tampa Bay Rays

2016 Stats

AVG

.247

HR

12

RBI

36

R

53

SB

20

2016 Preseason Projections

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2016 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Last season was a true breakout year for Kiermaier, cementing him as the teamís everyday center fielder on the strength of a glove that won him the Platinum Glove for best fielder in the majors. The b...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 215   DOB: 4/22/1990   BORN: Fort Wayne, IN   COLLEGE: Parkland (IL) CC   DRAFTED: 31st Rd   

September 23, 2016  –  Kevin Kiermaier News

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Kevin Kiermaier 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 R PRI 57 246 218 44 66 17 8 7 2 16 17 5 24 54 1 0 3 .303 .380 .431 .811
2011 21 A BOW 120 459 402 54 97 23 11 8 4 39 27 10 37 99 9 3 8 .241 .316 .338 .654
2012 22 R GUL 2 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .334
2012 22 A+ CHA 57 212 177 16 46 13 7 6 0 12 10 4 26 38 7 0 2 .260 .361 .367 .728
2012 22 AAA DUR 4 12 9 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
2013 23 AA MON 97 417 371 65 114 28 14 9 5 28 14 11 31 61 4 3 8 .307 .370 .434 .804
2013 23 AAA DUR 39 154 137 24 36 14 7 6 1 13 7 1 14 26 0 1 2 .263 .338 .423 .761
2014 24 AAA DUR 34 143 128 28 39 12 7 2 3 13 11 1 12 23 2 1 0 .305 .362 .461 .823
2014 24 MAJ TB 108 364 331 35 87 34 16 8 10 35 5 4 23 71 5 2 3 .263 .315 .450 .765
2015 25 MAJ TB 151 535 505 62 133 47 25 12 10 40 18 5 24 95 2 2 2 .263 .298 .420 .718
2016 26 R GUL 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
2016 26 A+ CHA 2 5 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .667 .800 1.000 1.800
2016 26 MAJ TB 101 398 352 53 87 33 19 2 12 36 20 3 39 73 0 1 6 .247 .332 .415 .747
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3-Year Averages     129 448 418 48 110 40 20 10 10 37 11 4 23 83 3 2 2 .263 .303 .431 .734
Career  (View All)     360 1,297 1,188 150 307 114 60 22 32 111 43 12 86 239 7 5 11 .258 .313 .427 .740

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

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Kevin Kiermaier 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. 25 Bos 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .247 .332 .415 .747
Sep. 24 Bos 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .331 .416 .747
Sep. 23 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .330 .416 .746
Sep. 22 NYY 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .249 .333 .421 .754
Sep. 21 NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .329 .417 .746
Sep. 20 NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .243 .330 .419 .749
Sep. 18 @Bal 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 0 0 .245 .333 .424 .757
Sep. 17 @Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .247 .332 .427 .759
Sep. 16 @Bal 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .333 .432 .765
Sep. 15 @Bal 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .334 .431 .765
Sep. 14 @Tor 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .333 .434 .767
Sep. 13 @Tor 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 .247 .330 .423 .753
Sep. 12 @Tor 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .326 .424 .750
Sep. 11 @NYY 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .329 .430 .759
Sep. 10 @NYY Did not play.
Sep. 9 @NYY 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252 .333 .435 .768
Sep. 8 @NYY 5 2 4 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .249 .329 .434 .763
Sep. 7 Bal 4 1 3 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .322 .408 .730
Sep. 6 Bal 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .233 .315 .392 .707
Sep. 5 Bal 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .231 .309 .392 .701
Sep. 4 Tor 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .310 .394 .704
Sep. 3 Tor 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .311 .396 .707
Sep. 2 Tor 5 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .309 .385 .694
Aug. 31 @Bos 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .311 .381 .692
Aug. 30 @Bos 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .306 .376 .682
Aug. 29 @Bos 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .220 .307 .375 .682
Aug. 28 @Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .220 .308 .376 .684
Aug. 27 @Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .306 .378 .684
Aug. 26 @Hou 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .219 .307 .381 .688
Aug. 25 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .312 .387 .699
Last 7 Games 24 1 6 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 1 2 0 0 .250 .333 .250 .583
Last 14 Games 51 6 11 1 0 1 2 4 15 4 1 4 0 0 .216 .322 .294 .616
Last 30 Games 113 17 33 2 1 5 10 9 23 8 1 4 0 0 .292 .365 .460 .825

Kevin Kiermaier: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 100 100
2015 149 148 2
2014 108 1 42 68

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Kevin Kiermaier Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20167810284.231.423.760
2015142122112.246.352.625
2014745180.203.284.497

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201626842102816.250.414.742
20153635082916.270.446.754
2014257309275.280.498.840

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20161702452013.235.382.705
2015251275229.239.367.630
2014158134183.285.424.774

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2016176287167.256.449.786
2015254355189.287.472.805
2014173226172.243.474.754
Kevin Kiermaier 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 R PRI 246 218 9.8% 22% 0.44 75% .395 .128
2011 21 A BOW 459 402 8.1% 21.6% 0.37 75% .311 .097
2012 22 R GUL 6 6 0% 33.3% 0.00 67% .250 .000
2012 22 A+ CHA 212 177 12.3% 17.9% 0.68 79% .331 .107
2012 22 AAA DUR 12 9 25% 8.3% 3.00 89% .375 .000
2013 23 AA MON 417 371 7.4% 14.6% 0.51 84% .357 .127
2013 23 AAA DUR 154 137 9.1% 16.9% 0.54 81% .318 .160
2014 24 AAA DUR 143 128 8.4% 16.1% 0.52 82% .353 .156
2014 24 MAJ TB 364 331 6.3% 19.5% 0.32 79% .308 .187
2015 25 MAJ TB 535 505 4.5% 17.8% 0.25 81% .308 .157
2016 26 R GUL 3 2 33.3% 33.3% 1.00 50% .000 .000
2016 26 A+ CHA 5 3 40% 0% 0.00 100% .667 .333
2016 26 MAJ TB 398 352 9.8% 18.3% 0.53 79% .281 .168
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3-Year Averages     448 418 5.1% 18.5% 0.28 80% .308 .168
Career     1,297 1,188 6.6% 18.4% 0.36 80% .300 .169

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

Contact

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.247 AVG
WEAK
79% Contact Rate
WEAK
.281 BABIP
LOW
Power

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.415 SLG
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.168 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.53 BB/K
GOOD
9.8% BB Rate
GOOD
18.3% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

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.747 OPS
AVERAGE
.332 OBP
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Kevin Kiermaier: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Kiermaier went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer, a walk and two runs in Wednesday's 8-1 victory over the Blue Jays.

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Kiermaier is out of the lineup Saturday against the Yankees, the Tampa Bay Times' Marc Topkin reports.

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Kiermaier went 4-for-5 with a pair of solo homers in Thursday's 5-4 loss at Yankee Stadium.

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Kiermaier went 3-for-4 with a homer and a two-run single to spur the Rays to a 7-6 win over the Orioles on Wednesday.

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Kiermaier went 1-for-4 with a pair of stolen bases and a run in Monday's 7-3 loss to the Orioles.

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Kiermaier went 3-for-5 with a run in Wednesday's 8-6 loss to the Red Sox.

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Kiermaier (hip) is in the lineup for Monday's game against the Red Sox, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Kiermaier (hip) went 1-for-1 after entering Sunday's game prior to the eighth inning as a defensive replacement.

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Kiermaier (hip) remains out of the lineup Sunday against the Rangers, Roger Mooney of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Kiermaier (hip) is out of the lineup for Saturday's game against the Rangers.

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Kiermaier (hip) doesn't expect to play in Saturday's matchup with the Rangers, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Kiermaier was removed from Friday's game as a precaution with left hip tightness.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016

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2015

Players drafted in the 31st round are not supposed to make the major leagues, but Kiermaier did. Primarily known for his speed and defense, Kiermaier hit in Double-A and was doing so again in Triple-A before he was promoted when Wil Myers had to go to the disabled list. He hit the ground running and was batting .310//.349/.576 heading into the All-Star break with 22 extra-base hits and several amazing defensive plays. The second half was a different story offensively as he hit .220/.284/.335 the rest of the way with just 12 extra-base hits as the league stopped pitching him inside. Despite his quickness, he is not a good basestealer and rarely tried to steal bags when he was on base at the big league level. Despite the numbers last season, Kiermaier profiles as a fourth outfielder who will have to slash and dash for production.

2014

Kiermaier took an interesting path to Tampa Bay in the 2013 season. He began the season with Double-A Montgomery and excelled with the bat, hitting .307/.370/.434 with five home runs and 14 stolen bases before being promoted to Triple-A Durham. His prominent skill as a center fielder is that he is widely regarded as the best defensive player in the entire organization. The team felt confident enough in his defensive ability to bring him up and use him as a defensive replacement in the team's elimination game against the Rangers. Kiermaier will likely begin the 2014 season with Triple-A to develop his offense, but his skill in the field could be his ticket to the majors.