Whit Merrifield
Birthdate: 1/24/1989 (27 y, 8 m, 7 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-0/195     Position: 2B
Drafted: 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 9, Pick: 4, Overall: 269, Team: Kansas City Royals
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RotoWire News: Merrifield got his first career start at first base Sunday and went 3-for-5 with a double, a triple, a stolen base, two runs scored and an RBI in a win over the Tigers. (9/26/2016)



SeasonTeamPosH1B2B3BHRRRBISBCSBBSOYahooFanDuelDraftKings
SaberSimCLE @ KCA2B1.00.70.20.00.00.50.40.20.10.40.85.999.307.20

SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
2010Royals (A)472095242657.2 %20.1 %.156.300.253.317.409.332100    
2011Royals (A+)12654757436249.5 %16.3 %.107.310.262.337.369.326103    
2012Saguaros (R)19781158912.8 %10.3 %.059.271.250.346.309.32181    
2012Royals (A+)10144085936259.3 %15.7 %.132.292.258.333.389.329102    
2012Royals (AA)24106112837.5 %17.9 %.073.312.260.314.333.29782    
2013Royals (AA)9435333143176.2 %16.1 %.121.318.270.319.391.317100    
2014Royals (AA)4419052220511.6 %14.2 %.185.305.278.366.463.377139    
2014Royals (AAA)7634535729114.9 %15.1 %.134.394.340.373.474.372120    
2015Royals (AAA)13559458338326.6 %11.1 %.099.292.265.317.364.30881    
2016Depth Charts177017625.1 %15.2 %.098.293.254.295.353.283750.0-2.00.20.1
2016Steamer166616625.3 %14.1 %.098.298.263.304.360.290800.0-1.50.10.1
2016ZiPS12453155341174.9 %16.4 %.099.288.246.287.345.276710.4-17.65.00.5
2016Royals (AAA)6930484629207.2 %18.1 %.157.302.266.321.423.32896    
2016Royals793232442785.6 %21.7 %.109.358.281.320.389.306873.9-1.05.81.6
2016ZiPS (R)1601005.1 %18.0 %.102.308.257.297.359.284720.0-0.20.10.0
2016Steamer (R)0100005.6 %17.8 %.099.307.258.301.357.286730.00.00.00.0
2016Depth Charts (R)0100005.3 %17.9 %.101.308.257.299.358.285730.00.00.00.0
Total- - -793232442785.6 %21.7 %.109.358.281.320.389.306873.9-1.05.81.6

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
2010Royals (A)471862094731835242615042314253.253
2011Royals (A+)126477547125873035743652089441082414.262
2012Saguaros (R)19687817151011581008000291.250
2012Royals (A+)10138044098672038593641069451011255.258
2012Royals (AA)249610625212111288019011532.260
2013Royals (AA)943223538759205331432205722514177.270
2014Royals (AA)4416219045261315222022027114354.278
2014Royals (AAA)763213451097528335729171522326117.340
2015Royals (AAA)135544594144105295583383916643413329.265
2016Depth Charts1765701712301764011000 21.254
2016Steamer166166161230166309000 21.263
2016ZiPS12449553112287264553412618733410177.246
2016Royals (AAA)69274304734619084629221552424202.266
2016Royals7930332385592132442718170011183.281
2016ZiPS (R)1561100010001000 00.257
2016Steamer (R)0110000000000000 00.258
2016Depth Charts (R)0110000000000000 00.257
Total- - -7930332385592132442718170011183.281

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwGDPwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
2010Royals (A)7.2 %20.1 %0.36.253.317.409.726.1566.1.300  -0.3260.1.332100
2011Royals (A+)9.5 %16.3 %0.58.262.337.369.706.1075.8.310  -1.0642.1.326103
2012Saguaros (R)12.8 %10.3 %1.25.250.346.309.655.0597.1.271  1.29-2.0.32181
2012Royals (A+)9.3 %15.7 %0.59.258.333.389.722.1326.8.292  2.8541.0.329102
2012Royals (AA)7.5 %17.9 %0.42.260.314.333.648.0735.6.312  -0.310-2.2.29782
2013Royals (AA)6.2 %16.1 %0.39.270.319.391.710.1216.6.318  0.5400.0.317100
2014Royals (AA)11.6 %14.2 %0.81.278.366.463.829.1854.3.305  -0.6298.1.377139
2014Royals (AAA)4.9 %15.1 %0.33.340.373.474.847.1346.1.394  -1.0548.9.372120
2015Royals (AAA)6.6 %11.1 %0.59.265.317.364.681.0997.2.292  2.260-13.7.30881
2016Depth Charts5.1 %15.2 %0.33.254.295.353.648.0983.9.2930.0 0.06-1.7.28375
2016Steamer5.3 %14.1 %0.37.263.304.360.664.0983.8.2980.0 -0.16-1.2.29080
2016ZiPS4.9 %16.4 %0.30.246.287.345.632.0995.6.288  0.444-15.7.27671
2016Royals (AAA)7.2 %18.1 %0.40.266.321.423.745.1576.3.302  3.037-1.7.32896
2016Royals5.6 %21.7 %0.26.281.320.389.709.1096.1.3581.72.00.235-3.1.30687
2016Average8.2 %21.1 %0.39.255.322.418.740.1624.9.300     .318 
2016ZiPS (R)5.1 %18.0 %0.28.257.297.359.656.1026.0.3080.0 0.00-0.2.28472
2016Steamer (R)5.6 %17.8 %0.31.258.301.357.658.0995.2.3070.0 0.000.0.28673
2016Depth Charts (R)5.3 %17.9 %0.30.257.299.358.657.1015.6.3080.0 0.000.0.28573
Total- - -5.6 %21.7 %0.26.281.320.389.709.1096.1.3581.72.00.235-3.1.30687

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%
2016Royals1.4425.3 %44.1 %30.6 %1.4 %2.9 %5.9 %33.3 %33.2 %33.6 %33.2 %12.3 %53.2 %34.5 %
Total- - -1.4425.3 %44.1 %30.6 %1.4 %2.9 %5.9 %33.3 %33.2 %33.6 %33.2 %12.3 %53.2 %34.5 %

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHBallsStrikesPitches
2016Royals101705816623988301228
Total- - -101705816623988301228

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
2016Royals0.53-5.546.070.380.041.022.944-0.250.77
Total- - -0.53-5.546.070.380.041.022.944-0.250.77

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2016Royals58.1% (92.5)16.3% (84.7)6.4% (88.3)8.3% (78.3)9.6% (83.6)1.2% (84.4)0.1% (78.0)0.1%
Total- - -58.1% (92.5)16.3% (84.7)6.4% (88.3)8.3% (78.3)9.6% (83.6)1.2% (84.4)0.1% (78.0)0.1%

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2016Royals34.5 %16.3 %5.6 %1.2 % 6.2 %17.0 %7.7 %1.4 % 10.1 %   
Total- - -34.5 %16.3 %5.6 %1.2 % 6.2 %17.0 %7.7 %1.4 % 10.1 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2016Royals92.892.288.884.9 91.884.978.679.8 83.7  
Total- - -92.892.288.884.9 91.884.978.679.8 83.7  

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2016Royals6.0-4.2-1.9-0.30.5-1.40.00.84-2.08-2.45-0.290.44-9.503.69
Total- - -6.0-4.2-1.9-0.30.5-1.40.00.84-2.08-2.45-0.290.44-9.503.69

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2016Royals-0.64.8-1.4-1.0 1.0-3.4-1.80.4 0.4  
Total- - --0.64.8-1.4-1.0 1.0-3.4-1.80.4 0.4  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2016Royals-0.152.41-2.04-6.96 1.27-1.62-1.912.32 0.33  
Total- - --0.152.41-2.04-6.96 1.27-1.62-1.912.32 0.33  

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2016Royals34.3 %63.4 %47.8 %67.7 %91.9 %82.6 %46.3 %60.4 %8.3 %
2016Average30.3 %66.7 %46.5 %63.9 %86.3 %78.2 %44.6 %60.2 %10.1 %
Total- - -34.3 %63.4 %47.8 %67.7 %91.9 %82.6 %46.3 %60.4 %8.3 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2016Royals35.8 %59.9 %47.8 %66.1 %91.8 %82.1 %49.6 %23.3
2016Average30.6 %63.9 %46.5 %62.1 %86.5 %78.1 %47.9 %22.7
Total- - -35.8 %59.9 %47.8 %66.1 %91.8 %82.1 %49.6 %23.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2016Royals1B119.09000010010    1.000 
Total- - -1B119.09000010010    1.000 
2016Royals2B6353484.2901513123716211     .988 
Total- - -2B6353484.2901513123716211     .988 
2016Royals3B5330.0181012200     .900 
Total- - -3B5330.0181012200     .900 
2016RoyalsLF131191.02020000100     1.000 
Total- - -LF131191.02020000100     1.000 
2016RoyalsRF4327.0810000100     1.000 
Total- - -RF4327.0810000100     1.000 
2016RoyalsOF1714118.02830000200     1.000 
Total- - -OF1714118.02830000200     1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2016Royals1B9.0 0 00032.6670      0.60.00.797.6
Total- - -1B9.0 0 00032.6670      0.60.00.797.6
2016Royals2B484.2 0 13412399.80525     0.33.91.35.513.1
Total- - -2B484.2 0 13412399.80525     0.33.91.35.513.1
2016Royals3B30.0 0 0-1-195.5563     0.00.1-0.5-0.4-14.4
Total- - -3B30.0 0 0-1-195.5563     0.00.1-0.5-0.4-14.4
2016RoyalsLF91.0  11131413.9298    0.3 1.00.21.516.7
Total- - -LF91.0  11131413.9298    0.3 1.00.21.516.7
2016RoyalsRF27.0  00-1-1771.0001    -0.3 -1.40.1-1.7-55.8
Total- - -RF27.0  00-1-1771.0001    -0.3 -1.40.1-1.7-55.8
2016RoyalsOF118.0  11022120.9529    0.0 -0.40.2-0.2-1.4
Total- - -OF118.0  11022120.9529    0.0 -0.40.2-0.2-1.4

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2016Royals1B9.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (2)
Total- - -1B9.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (1)100.0%      (2)
2016Royals2B484.20.0%      (3)14.3%      (7)0.0%      (5)50.0%     (4)66.7%      (9)98.0%  (150)
Total- - -2B484.20.0%      (3)14.3%      (7)0.0%      (5)50.0%     (4)66.7%      (9)98.0%  (150)
2016Royals3B30.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)87.5%      (8)
Total- - -3B30.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)87.5%      (8)
2016RoyalsLF91.00.0%      (5)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)94.4%    (18)
Total- - -LF91.00.0%      (5)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)94.4%    (18)
2016RoyalsRF27.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (8)
Total- - -RF27.00.0%      (4)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (8)
2016RoyalsOF118.00.0%      (9)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)96.2%    (26)
Total- - -OF118.00.0%      (9)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)96.2%    (26)

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
2016Royals-4.93.95.60.2-1.05.81.29.815.71.6$12.9 
Total- - --4.93.95.60.2-1.05.81.29.815.71.6$12.9 

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  • 2010 June Amateur Draft - Round: 9, Pick: 4, Overall: 269
    • Team: Kansas City Royals
    • School: South Carolina