41-Year-Old First Baseman – Free Agent
2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook
There was no outlook written for Randall Simon in 2017. Check out the latest news below for more on his current fantasy value.
Randall Simon Contract Information:
Signed a minor league contract with Philadelphia, Dec. 2006.
Simon was reassigned from the Phillies' minor-league camp on Monday.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
There was no outlook written for Randall Simon.
Simon is a hacker with modest power, who puts up cosmetically decent numbers thanks to a high batting average and the extra RBI that come from rarely taking a walk, but he doesn't get on base or slug nearly enough to be considered a productive hitter at the first-base position. At press time, it remains to be seen whether the Cubs will re-sign the arbitration-eligible Simon now that they have Derrek Lee in the fold, and if they do, Simon will merely be a left-handed bat off the bench.
Nearly impossible to walk and strike out, Simon generally is a good hitter for average but his relative lack of power will hurt you at a power position, albeit not as much in the NL as he would have in the AL.