Jazz Chisholm
23-Year-Old Second Baseman2B
2021 Fantasy Outlook
Chisholm making his debut in the shortened season was unexpected, so the fact that he struggled in that tiny sample is close to irrelevant when assessing his long-term outlook. Miami traded Zac Gallen to Arizona for Chisholm because they were flush with good young pitching and extremely light on up-the-middle position players with high ceilings, and Chisholm's upside remains quite high. He has plus raw power, but his approach still needs a lot of work. His sprint speed was in the 81st percentile, so he is not a true burner, but is fast enough to steal 15-plus bases. Chisholm is an aggressive hitter who is overly pull happy. He typically gets to a level, struggles, and then makes the necessary adjustments. It is a testament to his hard work at the alternate site that he debuted at all despite never playing above Double-A. He will compete for time at second base and shortstop in the coming years. Read Past Outlooks
RANKSFrom Preseason
#447
ADP
$Signed a $200,000 contract with the Diamondbacks in July of 2015. Traded to the Marlins in July of 2019.
Swipes 10th bag
2BMiami Marlins
June 19, 2021
Chisholm went 2-for-4 with a walk, stolen base and two runs scored during Saturday's 11-1 win over the Cubs.
ANALYSIS
Chisholm entered Saturday with just two hits in his last 24 at-bats. He was able to break out of the slump during the offensive onslaught while also stealing his first base since May 25. Chisholm has been a dynamic force atop Miami's lineup this season, slashing .264/.333/.449 with eight homers, 24 RBI and 10 swiped bags.
Read More News
Batting Stats
Loading Batting Stats...
2021
2020
2021 MLB Game Log
Calculate Stats Over Time
Just click on any two dates.
Scoring
FanDuel
DraftKings
Yahoo DFS
FantasyDraft
Head2Head
Loading Batting Game Log...
2020 MLB Game Log
Calculate Stats Over Time
Just click on any two dates.
Scoring
FanDuel
DraftKings
Yahoo DFS
FantasyDraft
Head2Head
Loading Batting Game Log...
Minor League Game Log
Calculate Stats Over Time
Just click on any two dates.
Loading Minor League Batting Game Log...
Batting Order Slot Breakdown
vs Right-Handed Pitchers
vs RHP
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
#7
#8
#9
23
1
1
11
1
vs Left-Handed Pitchers
vs LHP
#1
#2
#3
#4
#5
#6
#7
#8
#9
9
1
2
Left/Right Batting Splits
Since 2019
 
 
+13%
OPS vs LHP
2021
 
 
+10%
OPS vs RHP
2020
 
 
+228%
OPS vs LHP
2019
No Stats
OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2019vs Left .741 78 10 3 7 3 .257 .295 .446
Since 2019vs Right .657 190 23 6 20 9 .214 .300 .357
2021vs Left .697 64 8 2 5 3 .250 .297 .400
2021vs Right .767 146 19 6 19 7 .254 .329 .438
2020vs Left .929 14 2 1 2 0 .286 .286 .643
2020vs Right .283 44 4 0 1 2 .079 .205 .079
2019vs Left 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019vs Right 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
More Splits View More Split Stats
Home/Away Batting Splits
Since 2019
 
 
+21%
OPS on Road
2021
 
 
+3%
OPS at Home
2020
 
 
+192%
OPS on Road
2019
No Stats
OPS PA R HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG
Since 2019Home .635 134 15 2 10 5 .229 .313 .322
Since 2019Away .766 138 20 8 20 7 .234 .290 .477
2021Home .757 97 12 2 9 4 .279 .351 .407
2021Away .734 113 15 6 15 6 .231 .292 .442
2020Home .310 37 3 0 1 1 .094 .216 .094
2020Away .905 25 5 2 5 1 .250 .280 .625
2019Home 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2019Away 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
More Splits View More Split Stats
Stat Review
How does Jazz Chisholm compare to other hitters?
This section compares his stats with all batting seasons from the previous three seasons (minimum 400 plate appearances)*. The bar represents the player's percentile rank. For example, if the bar is halfway across, then the player falls into the 50th percentile for that stat and it would be considered average.

* Exit Velocity and Barrels/PA % are benchmarked against 2019 data (min 400 PA) and Hard Hit Rate is benchmarked against last season's data (min 400 PA). See here for more exit velocity/barrels stats plus an explanation of current limitations with that data set.
  • BB/K
    Walk to strikeout ratio
  • BB Rate
    The percentage of plate appearances resulting in a walk.
  • K Rate
    The percentage of plate appearances resulting in a strikeout.
  • BABIP
    Batting average on balls in play. Measures how many of a batter’s balls in play go for hits.
  • ISO
    Isolated Power. Slugging percentage minus batting average. A computation used to measure a batter's raw power.
  • AVG
    Batting average. Hits divided by at bats.
  • OBP
    On Base Percentage. A measure of how often a batters reaches base. Roughly equal to number of times on base divided by plate appearances.
  • SLG
    Slugging Percentage. A measure of the batting productivity of a hitter. It is calculated as total bases divided by at bats.
  • OPS
    On base plus slugging. THe sum of a batter's on-base percentage and slugging percentage.
  • wOBA
    Weighted on-base average. Measures a player's overall offensive contributions per plate appearance. wOBA combines all the different aspects of hitting into one metric, weighting each of them in proportion to their actual run value.
  • Exit Velocity
    The speed of the baseball as it comes off the bat, immediately after a batter makes contact.
  • Hard Hit Rate
    A measure of contact quality from Sports Info Solutions. This stat explains what percentage of batted balls were hit hard vs. medium or soft.
  • Barrels/PA
    The percentage of plate appearances where a batter had a batted ball classified as a Barrel. A Barrel is a batted ball with similar exit velocity and launch angle to past ones that led to a minimum .500 batting average and 1.500 slugging percentage.
BB/K
0.25
 
BB Rate
7.8%
 
K Rate
31.6%
 
BABIP
.351
 
ISO
.177
 
AVG
.258
 
OBP
.325
 
SLG
.435
 
OPS
.761
 
wOBA
.335
 
Exit Velocity
82.7 mph
 
Hard Hit Rate
28.7%
 
Barrels/PA
6.6%
 
Advanced Batting Stats
Loading Advanced Batting Stats...
Additional Stats
Games By Position
Defensive Stats
Loading Games Played by Position...
Loading MLB Defensive Stats...
Batted Ball Stats
Loading Batted Ball Stats...
Stats Vs Upcoming Pitchers
Want more matchup stats?
Loading Matchup Stats...
Our full team depth charts are reserved for RotoWire subscribers.
Subscribe Now
Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Jazz Chisholm
DraftKings MLB: Tuesday Breakdown
Yesterday
Mike Barner previews Tuesday’s slate, rolling with a Cubs stack against Cleveland.
NL FAAB Factor: Waiver Pickups of the Week
3 days ago
Jan Levine looks at the latest NL recruits, including a Colorado starting pitcher who could be back soon.
DraftKings MLB: Sunday Breakdown
10 days ago
Dan Marcus figures a few Houston hitters represent significant values with a favorable matchup in Minnesota.
FanDuel MLB: Thursday Targets
13 days ago
Kevin Payne kicks off his Thursday FanDuel recommendations with Nationals ace Max Scherzer against the Giants.
MLB Barometer: Second Chance Leagues Risers and Fallers
16 days ago
Erik Halterman takes a look at the players at each position who rose and fell the most from their preseason ADP, starting with Marlins pitcher Trevor Rogers.
Past Fantasy Outlooks
2020
2019
2017
Every non-prospector who has seen Zac Gallen and only seen Chisholm's stat line thinks that 1-for-1 was a bad trade for Miami. It certainly will look that way in the short term, but the Marlins had a lot of pitching being wasted on a non-contender and severely lacked star power on the position player side. Chisholm gives them a shot at that. An above-average runner with elite bat speed who will stick at shortstop, Chisholm has physical gifts that can't be taught. He rediscovered his linedrive stroke (28.6 LD%) and cut his strikeout rate from 33.8% to 25.5% after the trade, but had already started improving before the deal -- he just had an abysmal first seven weeks at Double-A. In a down year, he hit 21 home runs and stole 16 bases as a 21-year-old playing a premium position. There may be another adjustment period at Triple-A, but Chisholm has Trevor Story-esque tools, so patience is recommended.
Bursting with tools, most notably 60-grade power, Chisholm emerged as one of the game's top shortstop prospects. A torn meniscus limited him to 29 games in 2017, but he still reached High-A before most of his peers -- only 21 of his 501 PA in 2018 came against pitchers who were younger than him. Aspects of his profile are worrisome -- he struck out a lot (29.7 K%), struggled against lefties (.218/.258/.412) and the one time he hit over .300 as a pro (at High-A), his BABIP was .443. However, he logged a 33.3 GB% while using the whole field (41.8 Pull%) with Visalia. That batted-ball profile suggests his batting average gains may be legitimate. Good instincts and quick-twitch athleticism led to a 17-for-21 stolen-base success rate. He capped his breakout campaign by hitting .442 with three homers, seven steals and eight strikeouts in 10 AFL games. Chisholm could begin his age-21 season at Double-A and has significant upward mobility.
Heading into 2017, Chisholm (who will turn 19 in February) is considered the top prospect in a depleted Arizona farm system. The lanky shortstop from the Bahamas spent last season playing at the rookie level for the Missoula Osprey. He recorded 249 at-bats in 62 games, posting a solid .281/.333/.446 slash line in the process. Chisholm showed a good mix of power (nine home runs) and speed (13 steals in 17 attempts), which was especially impressive considering he was one of the younger players in the Pioneer League. Scouts say Chisholm could stick at shortstop, but he also could add some bulk to his 165-pound frame and move off the position. As with any teenage prospect, it's hard to really say what the future holds for Chisholm. Across baseball, he's not considered an elite prospect at this point, but given the lack of depth in Arizona's system, Chisholm could be a name to watch if he continues to perform at a high level.
More Fantasy News
Plates two runs
2BMiami Marlins
June 14, 2021
Chisholm went 1-for-4 with two RBI in Monday's loss against the Cardinals.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Drives in two runs
2BMiami Marlins
June 11, 2021
Chisholm went 2-for-3 with two RBI and a walk in Friday's 4-3 win over Atlanta.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Mashes eighth homer
2BMiami Marlins
June 10, 2021
Chisholm went 2-for-4 with a three-run home run, a walk and two total runs scored in Thursday's 11-4 win over Colorado.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Records two hits Tuesday
2BMiami Marlins
June 9, 2021
Chisholm went 2-for-5 with two runs scored in Tuesday's win over Colorado.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Slugs sixth homer
2BMiami Marlins
June 3, 2021
Chisholm went 1-for-5 with a two-run home run in Wednesday's 6-5 loss to the Blue Jays,
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.