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Dansby Swanson

23-Year-Old Shortstop – Atlanta Braves

2017 Stats

AVG

.232

HR

6

RBI

49

R

56

SB

3

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Swanson is who we thought he was. Or at least, he is who everyone other than Dave Stewart and Tony La Russa thought he was. A polished shortstop with no weaknesses and "the good face," Swanson's best ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 225   DOB: 2/11/1994   BORN: Kennesaw, GA   COLLEGE: Vanderbilt   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Diamondbacks in July of 2015.

September 16, 2017  –  Dansby Swanson News

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Dansby Swanson 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
2015 21 A HIL 22 99 83 19 24 11 7 3 1 11 0 0 14 14 0 1 1 .289 .394 .482 .876
2016 22 A CAR 21 93 78 14 26 13 12 0 1 10 7 1 15 13 0 0 0 .333 .441 .526 .967
2016 22 AA MIS 84 377 333 54 87 26 13 5 8 45 6 2 35 71 0 2 7 .261 .342 .402 .744
2016 22 MAJ ATL 38 145 129 20 39 11 7 1 3 17 3 0 13 34 1 2 0 .302 .361 .442 .803
2017 23 AAA GWI 11 45 38 5 9 2 1 0 1 5 1 0 6 9 0 0 1 .237 .356 .342 .698
2017 23 MAJ ATL 136 518 457 56 106 31 23 2 6 49 3 3 57 114 0 4 0 .232 .315 .330 .645
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3-Year Averages     38 145 129 20 39 11 7 1 3 17 3 0 13 34 1 2 0 .302 .361 .442 .803
Career  (View All)     174 663 586 76 145 42 30 3 9 66 6 3 70 148 1 6 0 .247 .325 .355 .680

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

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Dansby Swanson 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. 23 Phi 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .315 .330 .645
Sep. 22 Phi 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .313 .329 .642
Sep. 21 Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .314 .331 .645
Sep. 20 Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 .233 .316 .333 .649
Sep. 19 Was 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .317 .336 .653
Sep. 17 NYM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .317 .333 .650
Sep. 16 NYM Did not play.
Sep. 15 NYM 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .320 .336 .656
Sep. 14 @Was 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .320 .337 .657
Sep. 13 @Was 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .322 .340 .662
Sep. 12 @Was 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .324 .341 .665
Sep. 10 Mia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .324 .340 .664
Sep. 9 Mia 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 .238 .324 .340 .664
Sep. 8 Mia 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .321 .341 .662
Sep. 7 Mia 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .240 .320 .343 .663
Sep. 6 Tex 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .318 .341 .659
Sep. 6 Tex 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .237 .317 .341 .658
Sep. 4 Tex 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .319 .344 .663
Sep. 3 @ChC 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238 .319 .342 .661
Sep. 2 @ChC 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235 .316 .338 .654
Sep. 1 @ChC 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .313 .332 .645
Aug. 31 @ChC 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .312 .332 .644
Aug. 30 @Phi 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .315 .335 .650
Aug. 30 @Phi 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .312 .333 .645
Aug. 28 @Phi 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .309 .333 .642
Aug. 27 Col 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .228 .308 .331 .639
Aug. 26 Col 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .308 .331 .639
Aug. 25 Col 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223 .304 .328 .632
Aug. 23 Sea 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .224 .302 .330 .632
Aug. 22 Sea 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .298 .327 .625
Last 7 Games 20 1 3 1 0 0 2 1 7 0 0 0 0 1 .150 .190 .200 .390
Last 14 Games 40 5 6 2 0 0 4 6 13 1 0 0 0 1 .150 .261 .200 .461
Last 30 Games 93 16 26 6 0 0 8 16 24 1 1 0 0 3 .280 .385 .344 .729

Dansby Swanson: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 134
2016 37

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Dansby Swanson: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2016 104

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Dansby Swanson Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201789102120.270.404.767
2016178132.294.6471.015

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017361454363.222.313.614
2016112122141.304.411.771

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017209282242.234.316.648
20167313191.288.438.807

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017241274241.228.344.641
2016567282.321.446.796
Dansby Swanson vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Dansby Swanson Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2015 21 A HIL 99 83 14.1% 14.1% 1.00 83% .333 .193
2016 22 A CAR 93 78 16.1% 14% 1.15 83% .391 .193
2016 22 AA MIS 377 333 9.3% 18.8% 0.49 79% .309 .141
2016 22 MAJ ATL 145 129 9% 23.4% 0.38 74% .383 .140
2017 23 AAA GWI 45 38 13.3% 20% 0.67 76% .286 .105
2017 23 MAJ ATL 518 457 11% 22% 0.50 75% .293 .098
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3-Year Averages     145 129 9% 23.4% 0.38 74% .383 .140
Career     663 586 10.6% 22.3% 0.47 75% .313 .108

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Dansby Swanson Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2016 SS 313 -1 54 -1 0 0 188 0 14 1 -2 -1 1
2017 SS 1089.7 -6 262 -10 4 0 532 -8 312 -1 5 2 -17
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2016 SS 0 0 1 -1 0 0
2017 SS 0 2 -1 -5 0 -4

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2017 Stat Review for Dansby Swanson    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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0.50 BB/K
GOOD
11.0% BB Rate
GREAT
22.0% K Rate
WEAK
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.645 OPS
TERRIBLE
.315 OBP
WEAK
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.232 AVG
TERRIBLE
.293 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.330 SLG
TERRIBLE
.098 ISO
TERRIBLE

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Dansby Swanson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Swanson is batting second for Wednesday's game against the Nationals.

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Swanson is out of the lineup for Sunday's matchup versus Miami.

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Swanson went 2-for-3 with a double, a walk, a run scored and an RBI Sunday against the Cubs.

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Braves manager Brian Snitker confirmed that Swanson, who was promoted from Triple-A Gwinnett, will be the team's everyday shortstop, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports. He'll enter the lineup Wednesday against the Phillies, batting eighth.

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Swanson was called up from Triple-A Gwinnett on Wednesday, David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal Constitution reports.

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Swanson will be demoted to Triple-A Gwinnett on Thursday, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports.

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Swanson is out of the lineup Sunday against the Dodgers.

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Manager Brian Snitker said that Swanson will play a part-time role at shortstop for the Braves moving forward, David O'Brien of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.

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Swanson is not in the lineup Monday against the Cubs.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

The No. 1 overall pick of the 2015 draft, Swanson went from leading his Vanderbilt team to the College World Series in June to debuting with short-season Hillsboro of the Northwest League in August. Swanson, who missed time with a concussion after getting hit in the head by a pitch in instructs, was only able to play in 22 games for the Hops, hitting .289 with one home run. He also tallied seven doubles, three triples and a tidy 14:14 K:BB. He should be a good, not great, defensive shortstop who bats for a high average with 15-20 homers, while hitting first or second in a big league lineup during his peak years. Swanson likely won’t help fantasy teams in 2016, but dynasty league owners could see him as early as 2017, as he has the polish and makeup to move quickly. The key piece in the offseason trade that sent Shelby Miller to Arizona, Swanson is unquestionably the Braves' No. 1 prospect.