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Paul DeJong

24-Year-Old Shortstop – St. Louis Cardinals

2018 Stats

AVG

.260

HR

8

RBI

19

R

22

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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STATUS:  10-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Hand     EST. RETURN:  6/21/2018
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.

May 19, 2018  –  Paul DeJong News

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DeJong had successful surgery on his fractured left hand Friday, Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY Sports reports.

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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 MAJ STL 41 171 150 22 39 16 8 0 8 19 0 0 16 50 0 0 5 .260 .351 .473 .824
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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)     149 614 567 77 158 68 34 1 33 84 1 0 37 174 0 1 9 .279 .332 .517 .849

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Paul DeJong 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
May. 19 Phi Did not play.
May. 18 Phi Did not play.
May. 17 Phi 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .260 .351 .473 .824
May. 16 @Min 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .349 .479 .828
May. 15 @Min 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .342 .476 .818
May. 13 @SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 .262 .342 .482 .824
May. 12 @SD 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .268 .344 .493 .837
May. 11 @SD 5 1 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263 .338 .496 .834
May. 10 @SD 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .336 .477 .813
May. 8 Min 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .331 .476 .807
May. 7 Min 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .341 .492 .833
May. 6 ChC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .241 .328 .474 .802
May. 5 ChC 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .320 .487 .807
May. 4 ChC 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255 .317 .500 .817
May. 2 CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .319 .514 .833
May. 1 CWS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .327 .529 .856
Apr. 29 @Pit 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .327 .539 .866
Apr. 28 @Pit 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .276 .330 .551 .881
Apr. 27 @Pit 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .324 .553 .877
Apr. 26 NYM 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .281 .340 .584 .924
Apr. 25 NYM 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .271 .326 .576 .902
Apr. 24 NYM 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .259 .318 .568 .886
Apr. 22 Cin 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .260 .313 .571 .884
Apr. 21 Cin 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .308 .542 .850
Apr. 20 Cin 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235 .297 .485 .782
Apr. 19 @ChC 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231 .286 .477 .763
Apr. 17 @ChC 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .288 .500 .788
Apr. 15 @Cin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .295 .474 .769
Apr. 14 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .295 .474 .769
Apr. 13 @Cin 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .304 .509 .813
Last 7 Games 17 2 4 1 0 0 1 3 6 0 0 3 0 0 .235 .435 .294 .729
Last 14 Games 43 5 11 2 0 1 5 9 12 0 0 3 0 1 .256 .418 .372 .790
Last 30 Games 101 14 25 7 0 4 13 14 29 0 0 4 0 2 .248 .361 .436 .797

Paul DeJong: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 40
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

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Paul DeJong Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018304250.133.400.697
201780126141.288.600.952

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018120186140.292.492.857
20173374319510.285.516.835

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018728260.236.417.754
20171792711301.358.6541.058

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201878146130.282.526.889
20172382814350.231.441.705
Paul DeJong vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aaron Nola PHI 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 1.333 1.667

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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 MAJ STL 171 150 9.4% 29.2% 0.32 67% .337 .213
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3-Year Averages     443 417 4.7% 28% 0.17 70% .349 .247
Career     614 567 6% 28.3% 0.21 69% .346 .238

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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 239.3 0 16 1 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
9.4% BB Rate
GOOD
29.2% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.824 OPS
GOOD
.351 OBP
GOOD
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.260 AVG
WEAK
.337 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.473 SLG
GOOD
.213 ISO
GOOD

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

DeJong (hand) will undergo surgery to have a plate inserted into his fractured left hand Friday night, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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The Cardinals placed DeJong on the 10-day disabled list Friday with a fractured left hand.

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DeJong went 1-for-3 with an RBI double, two walks and a run in a win over the Twins on Wednesday.

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DeJong went 2-for-5 with a three-run home run and four RBI to help the Cardinals to a 9-5 victory over the Padres on Friday.

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DeJong went 3-for-4 with a double in a shutout loss to the Twins on Monday.

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DeJong will start at shortstop and bat third Sunday against the Pirates, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.

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DeJong went 2-for-4 with a run in a loss to the Pirates on Saturday.

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DeJong went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs in a win over the Mets on Wednesday.

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DeJong went 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBI in Sunday's win over the Reds.

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DeJong went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer Saturday against the Reds.

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DeJong went 1-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's win over the Cubs.

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DeJong is not in the lineup Sunday against the Reds.

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DeJong went 1-for-5 with a home run, two runs scored and an RBI Thursday against the Reds.

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DeJong is not in the lineup against Milwaukee on Wednesday, Joe Trezza of MLB.com reports.

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