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Matt Duffy

27-Year-Old Third Baseman – Tampa Bay Rays

2018 Stats

AVG

.317

HR

4

RBI

22

R

20

SB

4

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Duffy injured his heel prior to the 2017 season, and various setbacks prevented him from making a single appearance during the campaign. Prior to missing the 2017 season, he'd played in just 91 games ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 170   DOB: 1/15/1991   BORN: Long Beach, CA   COLLEGE: Long Beach State   DRAFTED: 18th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Matt Duffy Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $545,300 contract with the Rays in March of 2017.

June 18, 2018  –  Matt Duffy News

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Duffy went 3-for-4 with two RBI from a run-scoring single in a win over the Yankees on Sunday.

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Matt Duffy 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
2012 21 A SAL 47 216 182 31 45 5 4 0 1 16 10 1 26 22 0 1 7 .247 .361 .286 .647
2013 22 A AUG 78 339 287 48 88 21 14 3 4 43 22 6 45 41 3 1 3 .307 .405 .418 .823
2013 22 A+ SAN 26 115 106 17 31 12 6 1 5 14 3 1 7 16 1 0 1 .292 .342 .509 .851
2014 23 AA RIC 97 417 367 53 122 31 24 4 3 62 20 4 42 66 0 6 2 .332 .398 .444 .842
2014 23 MAJ SF 34 64 60 5 16 2 2 0 0 8 0 1 1 14 1 0 2 .267 .302 .300 .602
2015 24 MAJ SF 149 612 573 77 169 46 28 6 12 77 12 0 30 96 2 2 5 .295 .334 .428 .762
2016 25 A+ CHA 2 6 6 0 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .667 1.167
2016 25 AAA DUR 3 12 11 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 .182 .250 .182 .432
2016 25 AAA SAC 2 7 6 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .333 .429 .500 .929
2016 25 MAJ SF 70 286 257 32 65 17 11 2 4 21 8 4 20 40 2 3 4 .253 .313 .358 .671
2016 25 MAJ TB 21 80 76 9 21 4 3 0 1 7 0 1 3 13 0 1 0 .276 .300 .355 .655
2016  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ SF/TB 91 366 333 41 86 21 14 2 5 28 8 5 23 53 2 4 4 .258 .310 .357 .668
2017 26 A+ CHA 3 8 8 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
2018 27 A+ CHA 1 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.334
2018 27 MAJ TB 58 247 230 20 73 19 14 1 4 22 4 3 13 44 0 1 3 .317 .360 .439 .799
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3-Year Averages     120 488 453 59 127 33 21 4 8 52 10 2 26 74 2 3 4 .280 .323 .397 .720
Career  (View All)     332 1,289 1,196 143 344 88 58 9 21 135 24 9 67 207 5 7 14 .288 .331 .404 .735

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Matt Duffy Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Games To Display:    Show 7Show 7    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30
DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jun. 19 @Hou 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .317 .360 .439 .799
Jun. 18 @Hou 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .314 .358 .434 .792
Jun. 17 @NYY 4 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .318 .360 .439 .799
Jun. 16 @NYY 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .350 .429 .779
Jun. 15 @NYY 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .312 .352 .419 .771
Jun. 14 @NYY 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .354 .425 .779
Jun. 13 Tor 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .351 .409 .760
Jun. 12 Tor 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .314 .350 .412 .762
Jun. 11 Tor 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .320 .357 .420 .777
Jun. 10 Sea 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .318 .356 .421 .777
Jun. 9 Sea 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .319 .358 .419 .777
Jun. 8 Sea 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .316 .355 .406 .761
Jun. 7 Sea 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .352 .404 .756
Jun. 6 @Was 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .307 .349 .391 .740
Jun. 5 @Was 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .351 .389 .740
Jun. 3 @Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .308 .351 .390 .741
Jun. 2 @Sea 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .314 .354 .396 .750
Jun. 1 @Sea 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .319 .356 .404 .760
May. 31 @Oak Did not play.
May. 30 @Oak 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .349 .398 .747
May. 29 @Oak 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .314 .353 .404 .757
May. 28 @Oak 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .303 .344 .395 .739
May. 27 Bal Did not play.
May. 26 Bal 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .313 .354 .408 .762
May. 25 Bal 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322 .364 .420 .784
May. 24 Bos 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .317 .360 .417 .777
May. 23 Bos 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .311 .352 .415 .767
May. 22 Bos 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .321 .362 .427 .789
May. 20 @LAA 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .328 .365 .438 .803
May. 19 @LAA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .315 .353 .419 .772
Last 7 Games 26 4 9 2 0 2 5 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .346 .433 .654 1.087
Last 14 Games 55 8 19 6 1 2 6 3 5 2 0 1 0 0 .345 .390 .600 .990
Last 30 Games 109 11 34 7 1 2 8 7 13 2 1 3 0 1 .312 .370 .450 .820

Matt Duffy: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 55 3
2016 70 18 1
2015 1 9 134 3
2014 9 2 7

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Matt Duffy: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 3
2018 1

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Matt Duffy Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018697171.217.304.584
20169210261.261.359.702

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018157123153.357.490.883
2016241313227.257.357.654

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018938063.333.430.806
2016174221156.356.454.858

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018137124161.307.445.795
2016159194132.151.252.456
Matt Duffy vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Charlie Morton HOU 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667

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Matt Duffy Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2012 21 A SAL 216 182 12% 10.2% 1.18 88% .275 .039
2013 22 A AUG 339 287 13.3% 12.1% 1.10 86% .346 .111
2013 22 A+ SAN 115 106 6.1% 13.9% 0.44 85% .306 .217
2014 23 AA RIC 417 367 10.1% 15.8% 0.64 82% .391 .112
2014 23 MAJ SF 64 60 1.6% 21.9% 0.07 77% .348 .033
2015 24 MAJ SF 612 573 4.9% 15.7% 0.31 83% .336 .133
2016 25 A+ CHA 6 6 0% 0% 0.00 100% .500 .167
2016 25 AAA DUR 12 11 8.3% 16.7% 0.50 82% .222 .000
2016 25 AAA SAC 7 6 14.3% 14.3% 1.00 83% .400 .167
2016 25 MAJ SF 286 257 7% 14% 0.50 84% .282 .105
2016 25 MAJ TB 80 76 3.8% 16.3% 0.23 83% .317 .079
2016  (Multiple Teams) 25 MAJ SF/TB 366 333 6.3% 14.5% 0.43 84% .290 .099
2017 26 A+ CHA 8 8 0% 12.5% 0.00 88% .286 .000
2018 27 A+ CHA 3 3 0% 0% 0.00 100% .667 .000
2018 27 MAJ TB 247 230 5.3% 17.8% 0.30 81% .377 .122
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3-Year Averages     488 453 5.3% 15.2% 0.35 84% .318 .117
Career     1,289 1,196 5.2% 16.1% 0.32 83% .331 .116

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Matt Duffy Defensive Stats

DRS Breakdown
Pos Year Inn DRS (?) Pos Rank Range & Pos (?) OF Arm (?) GFP/DME (?) GDP (?) Bunts (?) Catcher SB (?) Pitcher SB (?) Adj ERA (?) Strike Zone(?)
3B 2018 468.7 -3 25 -1 0 0 -1 -1 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Matt Duffy    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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0.30 BB/K
WEAK
5.3% BB Rate
POOR
17.8% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.799 OPS
GOOD
.360 OBP
GREAT
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.317 AVG
ELITE
.377 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.439 SLG
AVERAGE
.122 ISO
POOR

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Matt Duffy: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Duffy went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in a loss to the Yankees on Saturday.

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Duffy was 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Yankees.

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Duffy went 2-for-5 with two runs and a stolen base in a win over the Blue Jays on Monday.

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Duffy, who went 2-for-4 in a loss to the Mariners on Friday, is hitting .346 (9-for-26) with a double, a triple and an RBI over his first seven games of June.

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Duffy went 3-for-5 with a game-tying RBI single in an extra-innings loss to the Mariners on Friday.

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Duffy is not in Thursday's lineup against the Athletics, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Duffy went 3-for-4 with three singles and was caught stealing on his only attempt in a win over the Athletics on Tuesday.

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Duffy is out of the lineup Sunday against the Orioles.

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Duffy went 2-for-4 in Friday's 2-0 loss to the Orioles.

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Duffy went 2-for-4 with an RBI single and a run in a win over the Red Sox on Thursday.

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Duffy went 3-for-4 with a double in a loss to the Angels on Sunday.

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Duffy (hamstring) is back in the lineup Saturday against the Angels.

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Duffy (hamstring) is not in the lineup against the Angels on Friday, Marc Topkin of The Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Duffy (hamstring) believes he'll be ready to return to the lineup Friday against the Angels, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2018

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2017

Duffy's star-crossed 2016 included a slow start in San Francisco, a trade deadline move to the Rays, and season-ending Achilles surgery in early September. Despite the hiccup, he's on track to be fully ready for spring training. Duffy is expected to take the reins as the starting shortstop in the coming season and will look to produce numbers much closer to his solid 2015 rookie season with the Giants, when he slashed .295/.334/.428 with 12 homers and 77 RBI. The 25-year-old saw a regression in all of those categories last season over 246 fewer plate appearances than the prior year. With a clean start and full health, however, Duffy could prove to be a valuable source of fantasy production in multiple categories, particularly extra-base hits, RBI, stolen bases, batting average and OBP.

2016

Other than teammate Brandon Crawford, Duffy has to be considered one of the more pleasant fantasy surprises of 2015. Never a highly-regarded prospect, Duffy had to hit his way onto the 25-man roster in spring training. He did just that, and never stopped hitting, forcing the Giants' hand to make him their everyday third baseman following the release of Casey McGehee. Despite never hitting more than five home runs in the minors, Duffy finished the 2015 season with 12 to go along with 77 RBI and 12 stolen bases. While those numbers aren't astronomical, they definitely were useful to fantasy owners who likely picked him up for nothing. Unlike fellow Rookie of the Year finalist, Kris Bryant, Duffy doesn't have a very high ceiling. What we saw from him in 2015 is probably what we are going to see going forward, but there is definitely value in that.

2015

Duffy was an 18th-round pick out of Long Beach State in 2012 and he has ascended the minor leagues with little fanfare. Since being drafted by the Giants, he's shown major strides in his ability at the plate, hitting .332/.398/.444 with a 10.1% walk rate and stealing 20 bases at Double-A Richmond in 2014 to earn a big-league callup as part of the revolving door at second base. Duffy was overmatched during his taste of San Francisco, but he's hitting enough in the minors to be considered a potential utility option in the not-so-distant future. With a 6-foot-2 frame, he may eventually develop more power, but it hasn't surfaced in the form of home runs yet. Duffy has been used primarily as a shortstop in the minors, and he may become a coveted trade target by teams looking for a utilityman capable of exceeding expectations. Look for Duffy to advance to Triple-A in 2015, where he'll likely spend most of the season unless injuries ravage the team's infield depth.