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Wilmer Difo

25-Year-Old Second Baseman – Washington Nationals

2017 Stats

AVG

.279

HR

4

RBI

16

R

33

SB

6

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After a solid but unspectacular 2015 at Double-A, Difo surprisingly found himself returning to Harrisburg last season, as the Nationals' offseason additions up the middle left no room for him at Tripl...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 5' 11"   WT: 197   DOB: 4/2/1992   BORN: Santiago, DR   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By WAS In 2010  

August 19, 2017  –  Wilmer Difo News

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Difo is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Padres, Dan Kolko of MASN Sports reports.

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Wilmer Difo 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 19 R GUL 25 104 88 10 24 7 4 3 0 8 5 3 10 8 5 1 0 .273 .343 .386 .729
2012 20 R GUL 54 235 198 33 52 10 7 3 0 13 19 5 34 35 0 1 2 .263 .374 .328 .702
2013 21 R GUL 6 23 19 6 4 2 1 0 1 3 2 0 4 3 0 0 0 .211 .348 .421 .769
2013 21 A POT 6 20 18 2 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 .222 .300 .278 .578
2013 21 A AUB 33 136 120 15 26 8 3 4 1 6 3 2 10 17 2 1 3 .217 .291 .333 .624
2013 21 A HAG 16 56 50 7 11 4 2 0 2 11 4 1 5 13 0 1 0 .220 .286 .380 .666
2014 22 A HAG 136 610 559 91 176 52 31 7 14 90 49 9 37 65 2 6 6 .315 .360 .470 .830
2015 23 A POT 19 83 75 13 24 10 7 0 3 14 4 1 8 13 0 0 0 .320 .386 .533 .919
2015 23 AA HAR 87 381 359 48 100 29 21 6 2 39 26 1 12 79 0 3 7 .279 .312 .387 .699
2015 23 MAJ WAS 15 11 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .182 .182 .182 .364
2016 24 AA HAR 104 451 410 59 106 24 15 3 6 41 28 11 34 59 2 2 3 .259 .318 .354 .672
2016 24 AAA SYR 1 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400
2016 24 MAJ WAS 31 66 58 14 16 4 3 0 1 7 3 0 8 12 0 0 0 .276 .364 .379 .743
2017 25 AAA SYR 10 45 40 5 7 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 5 6 0 0 0 .175 .267 .225 .492
2017 25 MAJ WAS 86 254 226 33 63 13 6 3 4 16 6 1 21 51 4 2 1 .279 .340 .385 .725
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3-Year Averages     23 38 34 7 9 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 4 7 0 0 0 .265 .342 .294 .636
Career  (View All)     132 331 295 48 81 17 9 3 5 23 9 1 29 65 4 2 1 .275 .339 .376 .716

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Wilmer Difo 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
Aug. 20 @SD 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .279 .340 .385 .725
Aug. 19 @SD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .339 .376 .715
Aug. 18 @SD 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .339 .376 .715
Aug. 17 @SD 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .342 .380 .722
Aug. 16 LAA 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .280 .342 .383 .725
Aug. 15 LAA 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .339 .381 .720
Aug. 13 SF 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .336 .382 .718
Aug. 13 SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .339 .386 .725
Aug. 12 SF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .341 .389 .730
Aug. 10 Mia 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .338 .381 .719
Aug. 9 Mia 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .340 .384 .724
Aug. 8 Mia 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .273 .333 .385 .718
Aug. 7 Mia 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .330 .386 .716
Aug. 6 @ChC 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .325 .381 .706
Aug. 5 @ChC 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .260 .321 .367 .688
Aug. 4 @ChC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .319 .370 .689
Aug. 2 @Mia 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .326 .379 .705
Aug. 1 @Mia 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .326 .380 .706
Jul. 31 @Mia 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .330 .385 .715
Jul. 30 Col 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .335 .392 .727
Jul. 30 Col 5 2 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .335 .381 .716
Jul. 29 Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .327 .353 .680
Jul. 27 Mil 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .329 .356 .685
Jul. 26 Mil 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .327 .333 .660
Jul. 25 Mil 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .329 .336 .665
Jul. 23 @Ari 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .331 .338 .669
Jul. 22 @Ari 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .327 .311 .638
Jul. 21 @Ari 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .329 .313 .642
Jul. 19 @LAA Did not play.
Jul. 18 @LAA 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .248 .324 .312 .636
Last 7 Games 24 2 7 2 0 0 0 2 8 1 0 0 0 1 .292 .346 .375 .721
Last 14 Games 49 5 17 3 1 0 0 5 13 2 0 0 0 1 .347 .407 .449 .856
Last 30 Games 106 14 32 3 2 3 8 7 28 3 0 0 0 2 .302 .345 .453 .798

Wilmer Difo: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 17 2 47 3 2 1
2016 9 3 5
2015 2

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Wilmer Difo: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 11 77

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Wilmer Difo Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20175112231.392.6081.054
2016194120.263.474.774
201530000.000.000.000

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017175212135.246.320.629
20163910053.282.333.725
201581000.250.250.500

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201712117264.314.397.765
2016226121.182.318.652
201590000.111.111.222

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017105162102.238.371.679
2016368052.333.417.801
201521000.500.5001.000
Wilmer Difo vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Wilmer Difo 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 19 R GUL 104 88 9.6% 7.7% 1.25 91% .296 .113
2012 20 R GUL 235 198 14.5% 14.9% 0.97 82% .317 .065
2013 21 R GUL 23 19 17.4% 13% 1.33 84% .200 .210
2013 21 A POT 20 18 10% 15% 0.67 83% .267 .056
2013 21 A AUB 136 120 7.4% 12.5% 0.59 86% .243 .116
2013 21 A HAG 56 50 8.9% 23.2% 0.38 74% .250 .160
2014 22 A HAG 610 559 6.1% 10.7% 0.57 88% .333 .155
2015 23 A POT 83 75 9.6% 15.7% 0.62 83% .356 .213
2015 23 AA HAR 381 359 3.1% 20.7% 0.15 78% .349 .108
2015 23 MAJ WAS 11 11 0% 18.2% 0.00 82% .222 .000
2016 24 AA HAR 451 410 7.5% 13.1% 0.58 86% .288 .095
2016 24 AAA SYR 5 5 0% 40% 0.00 60% .333 .000
2016 24 MAJ WAS 66 58 12.1% 18.2% 0.67 79% .333 .103
2017 25 AAA SYR 45 40 11.1% 13.3% 0.83 85% .206 .050
2017 25 MAJ WAS 254 226 8.3% 20.1% 0.41 77% .341 .106
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3-Year Averages     38 34 10.5% 18.4% 0.57 79% .333 .029
Career     331 295 8.8% 19.6% 0.45 78% .335 .101

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Wilmer Difo Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 2B 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 2B 65 0 18 0 0 0 28 -1 4 0 0 1 -2
2016 3B 19.3 0 3 0 0 0 6 1 7 0 0 -1 1
2016 SS 28 2 6 2 0 0 10 1 2 0 2 0 -1
2017 2B 76.7 -3 17 -1 -2 0 56 0 10 -1 1 0 -2
2017 3B 16.7 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 7 1 0 0 0
2017 SS 383.3 15 93 12 3 0 198 11 133 3 -1 3 11
2017 LF 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
2017 CF 6 0 3 0 0 6 0 1 1
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0
2016 SS 0 -1 0 1 0 0
2017 2B 0 0 -1 -2 0 -3
2017 3B 0 0 0 1 0 1
2017 SS 0 0 0 12 0 12
2017 LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 CF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2017 Stat Review for Wilmer Difo    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.41 BB/K
AVERAGE
8.3% BB Rate
AVERAGE
20.1% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.725 OPS
WEAK
.340 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.279 AVG
GOOD
.341 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.385 SLG
POOR
.106 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Wilmer Difo: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Difo went 2-for-4 with a run scored and a stolen base in Wednesday's loss to the Angels.

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Difo went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs scored during a loss to the Rockies in the first game of Sunday's doubleheader.

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Difo went 2-for-5 with his third homer of the season in Thursday's blowout victory over the Brewers.

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Difo is out of Tuesday's lineup against the Brewers.

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Difo went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a second run scored in Sunday's win over the Diamondbacks.

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Difo will bat second and start in left field Sunday against the Diamondbacks.

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Difo is out of the lineup Monday against the Reds, Dan Kolko of MASN Sports reports.

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Difo went 3-for-5 with one RBI and one walk during Sunday's victory over the Reds.

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Difo went 2-for-4 with a walk and two runs scored in Sunday's win over the Braves.

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Difo is not in Saturday's lineup against the Braves, Chelsea Janes of the Washington Post reports.

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Difo is not in the lineup Friday against the Braves.

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Difo is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Mets, Chelsea Janes of The Washington Post reports.

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Difo went 2-for-4 with a walk and three runs scored in Tuesday's win over the Mets.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

A speedster who has shown some surprising pop in the minors, Difo crushed High-A pitching to begin 2015, forcing a quick promotion to Double-A and eventually landing him a couple of cups of coffee with the big club. His plate discipline took a tumble at the higher levels, but Difo's 30-for-32 success rate on the basepaths highlighted his primary offensive skill, and his glovework at either middle infield position has been impeccable. The biggest question for the switch-hitting Difo is when he'll get a chance as a regular. He turns 24 right after Opening Day, and Danny Espinosa and Trea Turner are ahead of him on the organizational depth chart at shortstop following Ian Desmond's departure. With Daniel Murphy and Anthony Rendon manning second and third base, it is hard to see where Difo will fit in 2016. He may have to wait his turn and work on that plate discipline at Triple-A until the Nats have a vacancy, or get traded to a less crowded situation.

2015

Difo spent an entire season with a full-season affiliate for the first time in his career in 2014, and the results were impressive. The 22-year-old split his time between second base and shortstop, showing more consistent defensive chops at the former position. While he failed to appear on most preseason organizational top prospect lists for the Nats, Difo opened plenty of eyes last season with his combination of power and speed, which included a 49-for-58 mark as a basestealer. Listed at 6-feet and 175 pounds, the switch-hitting Difo hit the ball on the ground less frequently last season, showing increased pop and maximizing the value of his plus-speed. The 14 home runs he hit last season were more than double his total from the previous four seasons combined. Difo will make the move to High-A in 2015, but he could begin to move a bit more quickly through the Nats' system after taking a few years to solve rookie ball.