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Paul DeJong

24-Year-Old Shortstop – St. Louis Cardinals

2018 Stats

AVG

.258

HR

8

RBI

19

R

30

SB

0

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

In one of the biggest surprises of the 2017 season, DeJong led the Cardinals in home runs and finished second in the NL Rookie of the Year voting. A fourth-round selection in 2015, he was largely unhe...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 195   DOB: 8/2/1993   BORN: Orlando, FL   COLLEGE: Illinois State   DRAFTED: 4th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Paul DeJong Contract Information:

Signed a six-year, $26 million contract extension with the Cardinals in March of 2018.

July 6, 2018  –  Paul DeJong News

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DeJong went 1-for-3 with two runs in the Cardinals' 3-2 loss to the Giants on Friday.

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Paul DeJong 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 R JOH 10 45 37 10 18 10 6 0 4 15 0 0 6 9 0 0 2 .486 .578 .973 1.551
2015 21 A PEO 56 247 219 32 63 20 12 3 5 26 13 4 23 43 0 2 3 .288 .360 .438 .798
2016 22 AA SPR 132 552 496 62 129 53 29 2 22 73 3 2 40 144 0 6 10 .260 .324 .460 .784
2017 23 AAA MEM 48 190 177 27 53 22 9 0 13 34 0 2 9 46 1 1 2 .299 .339 .571 .910
2017 23 MAJ STL 108 443 417 55 119 52 26 1 25 65 1 0 21 124 0 1 4 .285 .325 .532 .857
2018 24 AAA MEM 4 15 13 3 4 3 2 0 1 3 0 0 1 4 0 1 0 .308 .333 .692 1.025
2018 24 MAJ STL 49 205 182 30 47 17 9 0 8 19 0 0 18 56 0 0 5 .258 .341 .440 .781
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3-Year Averages     108 443 417 55 119 52 26 1 25 65 1 0 21 124 0 1 4 .285 .325 .532 .857
Career  (View All)     157 648 599 85 166 69 35 1 33 84 1 0 39 180 0 1 9 .277 .330 .504 .834

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

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Paul DeJong 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
Jul. 15 Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .341 .440 .781
Jul. 14 Cin 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .348 .449 .797
Jul. 13 Cin 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .350 .448 .798
Jul. 11 @CWS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .352 .453 .805
Jul. 10 @CWS 6 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .349 .455 .804
Jul. 8 @SF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .261 .350 .460 .810
Jul. 7 @SF 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .348 .465 .813
Jul. 6 @SF 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .351 .471 .822
Jul. 5 @SF Did not play.
Jul. 4 @Ari Did not play.
Jul. 3 @Ari Did not play.
Jul. 2 @Ari Did not play.
Jul. 1 Atl Did not play.
Jun. 30 Atl Did not play.
Jun. 29 Atl Did not play.
Jun. 27 Cle Did not play.
Jun. 26 Cle Did not play.
Jun. 25 Cle Did not play.
Jun. 24 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 23 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 22 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 21 @Mil Did not play.
Jun. 20 @Phi Did not play.
Jun. 19 @Phi Did not play.
Jun. 18 @Phi Did not play.
Jun. 17 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 16 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 15 ChC Did not play.
Jun. 13 SD Did not play.
Jun. 12 SD Did not play.
Last 7 Games 29 6 7 1 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 2 .241 .290 .276 .566
Last 14 Games 32 8 8 1 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .294 .281 .575
Last 30 Games 32 8 8 1 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 0 0 2 .250 .294 .281 .575
Paul DeJong Minors 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 AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 3 Iowa 4 2 2 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 1.500 2.100
Jul. 2 Iowa 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 30 Iowa 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
Jun. 29 Iowa 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
Last 7 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 14 Days 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000
Last 30 Days 13 3 4 2 0 1 3 1 4 0 0 0 1 .308 .333 .692 1.025

Paul DeJong: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 48
2017 20 86

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Paul DeJong: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 5 3 39
2018 4

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Paul DeJong Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018405250.175.375.673
201780126141.288.600.952

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018142256140.282.458.812
20173374319510.285.516.835

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018849260.226.393.709
20171792711301.358.6541.058

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201898216130.286.480.843
20172382814350.231.441.705
Paul DeJong vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Paul DeJong 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 R JOH 45 37 13.3% 20% 0.67 76% .583 .487
2015 21 A PEO 247 219 9.3% 17.4% 0.53 80% .335 .150
2016 22 AA SPR 552 496 7.2% 26.1% 0.28 71% .318 .200
2017 23 AAA MEM 190 177 4.7% 24.2% 0.20 74% .336 .272
2017 23 MAJ STL 443 417 4.7% 28% 0.17 70% .349 .247
2018 24 AAA MEM 15 13 6.7% 26.7% 0.25 69% .333 .384
2018 24 MAJ STL 205 182 8.8% 27.3% 0.32 69% .331 .182
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3-Year Averages     443 417 4.7% 28% 0.17 70% .349 .247
Career     648 599 6% 27.8% 0.22 70% .344 .227

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Paul DeJong 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(?)
2B 2017 158 -1 - -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
SS 2017 747.3 0 18 1 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0
2018 432.3 3 12 4 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Paul DeJong    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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0.32 BB/K
WEAK
8.8% BB Rate
GOOD
27.3% K Rate
POOR
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.781 OPS
AVERAGE
.341 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.258 AVG
WEAK
.331 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.440 SLG
AVERAGE
.182 ISO
GOOD

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Paul DeJong: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

DeJong (hand) will start at shortstop and bat sixth Friday against the Giants, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.

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DeJong (hand) was activated from the 10-day disabled list prior to Friday's game against the Giants, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.

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As expected, DeJong (hand) joined the Cardinals in San Francisco on Thursday and remains a candidate for activation Friday. He'll wear a protective guard over his batting glove upon resuming play, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.

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Updating an earlier report, DeJong (hand) will join the Cardinals in San Francisco on Thursday but will not be activated until Friday at the earliest, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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DeJong (hand) went 2-for-4 with a double, a solo home run, a walk and two runs in Triple-A Memphis' win over Iowa on Tuesday. He remains on track to be activated prior to Thursday's series opener against the Giants, Jack Magruder of MLB.com reports.

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DeJong (hand) went 0-for-4 with an RBI from a sacrifice fly in Triple-A Memphis' win over Iowa on Monday. He struck out twice.

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DeJong (hand) will not join the Cardinals for the three-game series against the Diamondbacks that begins Monday, Peter Baugh of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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