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Whit Merrifield

Whit Merrifield

2B | B/T: R/R | 6' 0" 195 | Age: 30
Draft: 2010 (Rd: 9, #269, Kansas City Royals) - South Carolina
Florence, SC USA
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Stats

PA AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP SLG OPS
2019 735 681 105 206 16 74 20 .302 .348 .463 .811
4 Seasons 2404 2211 317 655 49 241 107 .296 .344 .445 .789
AVG HR RBI SB OPS
2019 .302 16 74 20 .811
4 Seasons .296 49 241 107 .789

Standard MLB Batting Statistics

SeasonTmLGGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSHBPAVGOBPSLGOPS
2016 KC AL 81 332 311 44 88 22 3 2 29 19 72 8 3 0 .283 .323 .392 .716
2017 KC AL 145 630 587 80 169 32 6 19 78 29 88 34 8 6 .288 .324 .460 .784
2018 KC AL 158 707 632 88 192 43 3 12 60 61 114 45 10 6 .304 .367 .438 .806
2019 KC AL 162 735 681 105 206 41 10 16 74 45 126 20 10 5 .302 .348 .463 .811
*: All Star Season, Rankings AL/NL: Top 5 10 15 20      Click for Chart.

Advanced MLB Batting Statistics

SeasonTmLGPATBLOBSACSFBABIPXBHGIDPGIDPONPP/PAK/PAHR/PABB/KISOROEWO
2016 KC AL 332 122 115 1 1 .361 27 1 53 1258 3.79 .217 .006 .264 .109 .109 0
2017 KC AL 630 270 197 1 7 .308 57 13 83 2369 3.76 .140 .030 .330 .172 .172 2
2018 KC AL 707 277 195 2 6 .352 58 12 79 2733 3.87 .161 .017 .535 .134 .134 1
2019 KC AL 735 315 207 0 4 .350 67 8 76 2773 3.77 .171 .022 .357 .160 .160 1

Statcast - Batting

Season Pitches Batted Balls Barrels Barrel % Exit Velocity Launch Angle XBA XSLG WOBA XWOBA XWOBACON Hard Hit % K % BB %
2016 1258 241 7 2.9 87.3 12.0 .260 .380 .309 .300 .360 34.4 21.7 5.7
2017 2369 507 26 5.1 87.0 15.8 .289 .470 .332 .341 .376 29.4 14.0 4.6
2018 2733 526 24 4.6 86.5 16.6 .280 .426 .349 .341 .371 31.2 16.1 8.6
2019 2773 559 24 4.3 86.4 15.3 .288 .435 .340 .325 .369 28.9 17.1 6.1
ALL 9133 1833 81 4.4 86.7 15.4 .282 .434 .337 .330 .370 30.4 16.6 6.4
MLB 40553 6.3 87.5 11.2 .251 .412 .317 .318 .371 34.5 21.7 8.3

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Transactions

Team Date Transaction
07/15/2010 Kansas City Royals signed OF Whit Merrifield.
07/16/2010 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Burlington Bees from Kansas City Royals.
04/04/2011 Whit Merrifield assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Kane County Cougars.
09/20/2011 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
03/29/2012 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Kansas City Royals.
04/02/2012 Whit Merrifield assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks.
08/07/2012 2B Whit Merrifield assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
02/24/2013 IF Whit Merrifield assigned to Kansas City Royals.
05/10/2013 Northwest Arkansas Naturals placed OF Whit Merrifield on the 7-day disabled list. hamstring
06/09/2013 Northwest Arkansas Naturals activated IF Whit Merrifield from the 7-day disabled list.
03/10/2014 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Kansas City Royals.
05/23/2014 Northwest Arkansas Naturals placed LF Whit Merrifield on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 21, 2014. sprained left wrist
05/31/2014 Whit Merrifield roster status changed by Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
06/06/2014 Whit Merrifield assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
10/10/2014 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Tomateros de Culiacan.
10/20/2014 Tomateros de Culiacan placed OF Whit Merrifield on the reserve list.
01/26/2015 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster 2B Whit Merrifield to spring training.
01/19/2016 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LF Whit Merrifield to spring training.
05/18/2016 Kansas City Royals selected the contract of Whit Merrifield from Omaha Storm Chasers.
07/26/2016 Kansas City Royals optioned 2B Whit Merrifield to Omaha Storm Chasers.
09/02/2016 Kansas City Royals recalled Whit Merrifield from Omaha Storm Chasers.
04/01/2017 Kansas City Royals optioned 2B Whit Merrifield to Omaha Storm Chasers.
04/18/2017 Kansas City Royals recalled 2B Whit Merrifield from Omaha Storm Chasers.