Didi Gregorius

Didi Gregorius #18

  • SS
  • B/T: L/R
  • 6' 3"/205
  • Age: 27


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Didi Gregorius Stats

.276 20 70 7 .751

Didi Gregorius MLB Career Stats

.260 42 183 15 .705

Didi Gregorius Bio

  • Full Name: Mariekson Julius Gregorius
  • Pronunciation: dee-dee GREG-or-ee-us
  • Born: 2/18/1990 in Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Debut: 9/5/2012
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2016 Stats 562 68 155 20 70 7 .276 .304 .751
MLB Career Stats 1734 208 451 42 183 15 .260 .312 .705
  • Status: Active

Didi Gregorius Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Yankees AL 597 409 87.11 216.60 -0.95 11.60 36.39
MLB Avg - - - - 89.57 218.07 1.45 9.97 --
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Yankees AL 597 409 87.11 216.60 -0.95 11.60 36.39
MLB Avg - - - - 89.57 218.07 1.45 9.97 --


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Didi Gregorius Stats

*Since 2006

Didi Gregorius Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Didi Gregorius Statcast Events


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Didi Gregorius Pitch Breakdown [Catcher Perspective]
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Didi Gregorius News

Didi Gregorius Fantasy News

January 24, 2017 at 2:59 PM ET

Gregorius to play in World Baseball Classic

Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius is expected to represent the Netherlands in the upcoming World Baseball Classic, according to a report from MLB.com insider Jon Paul Morosi.

January 13, 2017 at 2:39 PM ET

Yankees avoid arbitration with two players

The Yankees agreed to terms with shortstop Didi Gregorius, right-hander Michael Pineda and catcher Austin Romine on Friday, avoiding arbitration, according to reports from MLB Network insider Jon Heyman.


Didi Gregorius Awards

MLBPAA Yankees Heart and Hustle Award

Year Team League
2016 NY Yankees AL

AFL All-Prospect Team

Year Team League
2012 Peoria AFL

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2012 Pensacola SOU

PIO Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2009 Billings PIO

Didi Gregorius Leaderboards


Season 2B Rank
2016 32 25th in AL


Season 3B Rank
2014 5 24th in NL

Games Played

Season G Rank
2015 155 22nd in AL

Hit by Pitch

Season HBP Rank
2015 11 11th in AL

Didi Gregorius Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
December 5, 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks Traded SS Didi Gregorius to New York Yankees; Detroit Tigers Traded 2B Domingo Leyba and LHP Robbie Ray to Arizona Diamondbacks and New York Yankees Traded RHP Shane Greene to Detroit Tigers.
June 3, 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks recalled SS Didi Gregorius from Reno Aces.
March 29, 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks optioned SS Didi Gregorius to Reno Aces.
May 4, 2013 Didi Gregorius roster status changed by Arizona Diamondbacks.
April 28, 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks placed SS Didi Gregorius on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to April 27, 2013. Mild concussion.
April 16, 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks activated SS Didi Gregorius from the 15-day disabled list.
April 9, 2013 Didi Gregorius roster status changed by Reno Aces.
April 9, 2013 Didi Gregorius roster status changed by Reno Aces.
April 9, 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks sent SS Didi Gregorius on a rehab assignment to Reno Aces.
March 31, 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks placed SS Didi Gregorius on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 30, 2013. Right elbow strain.
December 11, 2012 Cleveland Indians traded CF Shin-Soo Choo and 3B Jason Donald to Cincinnati Reds for Didi Gregorius and RF Drew Stubbs.
December 11, 2012 Cleveland Indians traded 1B Lars Anderson, SS Didi Gregorius, SS Didi Gregorius and LHP Tony Sipp to Arizona Diamondbacks for RHP Matt Albers, RHP Trevor Bauer and RHP Bryan Shaw.
December 11, 2012 Cleveland Indians traded 1B Lars Anderson, SS Didi Gregorius, SS Didi Gregorius and LHP Tony Sipp to Arizona Diamondbacks for RHP Matt Albers, RHP Trevor Bauer and RHP Bryan Shaw.
October 15, 2012 Didi Gregorius roster status changed by Cincinnati Reds.
September 1, 2012 Cincinnati Reds recalled Didi Gregorius from Louisville Bats.
July 11, 2012 Didi Gregorius assigned to Louisville Bats from Pensacola Blue Wahoos.
March 18, 2012 Cincinnati Reds optioned Didi Gregorius to Pensacola Blue Wahoos.
November 18, 2011 Cincinnati Reds selected the contract of Didi Gregorius from Carolina Mudcats.
July 25, 2011 Didi Gregorius assigned to Carolina Mudcats from Bakersfield Blaze.
May 28, 2011 Didi Gregorius assigned to Bakersfield Blaze.
March 19, 2011 SS Didi Gregorius assigned to Cincinnati Reds.
August 31, 2010 SS Didi Gregorius assigned to Lynchburg Hillcats from Dayton Dragons.
April 4, 2010 Didi Gregorius assigned to Dayton Dragons from Billings Mustangs.
July 3, 2009 Didi Gregorius assigned to Billings Mustangs from Sarasota Reds.
June 6, 2009 Didi Gregorius assigned to Sarasota Reds from Billings Mustangs.
June 4, 2009 Didi Gregorius assigned to Billings Mustangs from Sarasota Reds.
May 26, 2009 Didi Gregorius assigned to Sarasota Reds from GCL Reds.

Mariekson Julius Gregorius Bio Info

Full name is Mariekson Julius Gregorius...was born in the Netherlands, but has spent most of his life in Curacao...his first language is Papiamento, but he also speaks English, Spanish and Dutch...according to Baseball-Reference, was one of six players born in Europe to appear in a Major League game in 2015, joining Aaron Altherr (Germany), Jeff Baker (Germany), Edwin Jackson (Germany), Max Kepler (Germany) and Chris Reed (United Kingdom)...Has had the nickname, Didi, since he was young... his father and his brother are each also referred to as Didi...Growing up, played basketball, soccer and swam competitively...enjoys snorkeling...Is an accomplished artist...regularly paints and sketches on road trips...His mother, Sheritsa Stroop, was a national softball player...his father, Johannes Gregorius, Sr., pitched in one of the top Dutch leagues...his older brother, Johannes Gregorius, Jr., is a former pitcher in the Orioles organization...Became a Knight of the Order of Orange-Nassau in Curacao as a reward for being part of the Netherlands team that won the 2011 International Baseball Federation World Cup in Panama...the Netherlands went 11-1, defeating Cuba in the finals...Made his first trip to the United States in the early 2000s when Andruw Jones (also from Curacao) invited his baseball team to see the Braves play in Atlanta.


Hit .265 (139-for-525) with 57R, 24 doubles, 2 triples, 9HR and 56RBI in 155 games (147 starts at SS) in his first season with the Yankees...set career highs in games played, runs scored, hits, doubles, home runs and RBI...Hit .206 in April, .232 in May, .258 in June and .317 in July...the only other player in Yankees history who improved his monthly averages by 25 or more points in every month April through July (min: 50AB each month) is Melky Cabrera in 2007 (.200, .254, .298, .368)-credit: Elias...hit .310 in August and .248 in September/October...Hit .237 (49-for-207) with 21R, 8 doubles, 4HR, 16RBI, a .622 OPS and 9E in his first 63 games of the season (4/6-6/21)...over his final 92 games (6/22-10/4), hit .283 (90-for-318) with 36R, 16 doubles, 5HR, 40RBI, a .730 OPS and 4E...only three of his 13 errors in 2015 were throwing errors (5/27, 6/1 and 8/17)...Homered in consecutive games three times in 2015 (5/22 and 5/23; 6/19 and 6/20; 8/26 and 8/28)...entering the season, had hit a home run in back-to-back games just once in his career (6/4 and 6/6/14 w/ Arizona)...According to FanGraphs, ranked seventh among Major League SS (fourth in the AL) with a career-high 3.1 WAR...ranked as the fifth-most valuable fielder in the AL and 12th-most valuable fielder in the Majors across all positions according to DEF metric (FanGraphs)... had 14.2 defensive runs above average, a component of WAR...Made his Yankees debut in 4/6 Opening Day loss vs. Toronto, going 0-for-2 with 1HP in his first career Opening Day start at SS...collected his first hit and RBI as a Yankee with a fifth-inning single in 4/9 loss vs. Toronto...Hit three-run HR-his first HR as a Yankee-in 5/22 loss vs. Texas...snapped a 205AB homerless stretch (first HR since 8/23/14 w/ Arizona vs. San Diego).,,Hit two-run HR off Matt Harrison in 7/27 win at Texas (3-for-4, 4RBI)...was his first career HR off LHP (239AB)...Established a career high with 4H, going 4-for-5 with 2R, 1 triple, 3RBI and 1HP in 7/28 win at Texas...reached base safely five times in a game for the first time in his career (later matched on 8/30 at Atlanta)...Had 31H and 14RBI in 28G in August (.310, 31-for-100), his most hits and RBI in a calendar month in his career (previous-27H in May 2013 and 13RBI in July 2015)...From 8/26 through the end of the season, hit .310 (39-for-126) with 16R, 8 doubles, 4HR and 24RBI in 37 games... collected at least 1RBI in 14 of those 37 games...Had 13H with 11RBI in 5G span from 8/26-31, collecting at least 1RBI in each game to establish a career-long stretch...the only other Yankee shortstop with as many hits and RBI over a five-game span was Tony Lazzeri, who had 16H and 12RBI over a five-game period in July 1927 (credit: Elias)...matched the longest such RBI streak by a Yankees shortstop since 2006 (Jeter, exactly 5G twice, 5/19-23/07 and 8/13-18/09)... did not have an RBI in his previous 21G, marking a career-high streak without an RBI...Hit .583 (14-for-24) with 7R, 1 double, 2HR, 10RBI, 3BB and 1HP in 6GS at SS on the Yankees' six-game road trip to Atlanta and Boston from 8/28-9/2...became the first player in franchise history to post that high of a batting average with at least 10RBI in a road trip of any length (credit: Elias)...Hit two-run HR, drove in a career-high six runs and tied a career high with 4H in 8/28 win at Atlanta, going 4-for-5...recorded the first game with 4H and 6RBI by a Yankee since Robinson Cano on 10/3/12 vs. Boston... marked the first such game by a Yankees shortstop since at least 1914 and the first by any Major League shortstop since Washington's Danny Espinsoa on 9/6/10 vs. the Mets...Made his postseason debut in the Yankees' Wild Card Game loss vs. Houston, going 1-for-3...Hit .271 (13-for-48) with 4R, 5 doubles and 6RBI in 20 spring training games...was diagnosed with a left wrist sprain (X-rays were negative) after diving while trying to field a ball on 3/28...returned to play on 4/2.

Hit .226 (61-for-270) with 35R, 9 doubles, 5 triples, 6HR and 27RBI in 80 games with Arizona…batted .327(17-for-52) with runners in scoring position…hit all six of his homers off right-handed pitchers... Appeared in 67 games at shortstop, 11 at second base and two at third base…ranked sixth among all MajorLeague shortstops (min. 60G) with a .983 fielding percentage at the position (98PO, 189A, 5E, 292TC)... Played in both games of the Diamondbacks' opening series against the Dodgers in Sydney, Australia, pinch-hitting in the first game (0-for-1) and starting at shortstop in the second (0-for-3, 1BB)... Was optioned to Triple-A Reno on 3/29…appeared in 57 games with the Aces, batting .310 (70-for-226) with14 doubles, 4 triples, 3HR and 25RBI... Was recalled from Reno on 6/3…hit leadoff home runs on 6/4 at Colorado and 6/6 vs. Atlanta, becoming thefirst player in club history to hit leadoff homers in consecutive starts... Made his first career appearance at 2B on 6/4 at Colorado and his first appearance at 3B on 6/19 vs. Milwaukee... Matched a club record with three doubles on 9/22 at Minnesota (22nd time)... Hit .371 (13-for-35) with 3R, 3 doubles, 1 triple and 3RBI in his final nine games of the season (9/19-28).

Batted .252 (90-for-357) with 16 doubles, 3 triples, 7 home runs and 28 RBI in 103 games in his fi rst full Major League season... Ranked among NL rookies in walks (1st, 37), runs scored (5th, 47) and on-base percentage (6th, .332)... Posted a .971 fielding percentage (13 E) in 100 games (97 starts) at shortstop... Began the season on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right elbow and was reinstated on April 16…appeared in 7 rehab games with Triple-A Reno... Hit his first Major League home run on April 18 @ Yankees, the seventh player to homer in his first D-backs atbat and first to do so on the first pitch... Struck in the head by a Josh Outman pitch on April 26 vs. Rockies and was on the 7-day disabled list with a mild concussion from April 28 (retro to April 27)-May 4... Hit safely in first 10 games to start a season from April 18-May 7, tied for the club record for longest hitting streak to start a season (also Willie Bloomquist in 2011, Danny Bautista in 2002 and Steve Finley in 2000); and to start a D-backs career (Bloomquist in 2011)... Entered the season ranked among the D-backs' top prospects by MLB.com (No. 3) and Baseball America (No. 5).

2012 Combined to hit .265 (133-for-501) with 21 doubles, 11 triples, 7 home runs and 54 RBI in 129 games with Double-A Pensacola and Triple-A Louisville...also played in 8 games with Cincinnati, hitting .300 (6-for-20)with 2RBI...Entered the season ranked by Baseball America as the Reds' No. 6 Prospect and the Best Defensive Infielder and possessing the Best Throwing Arm...Began the season with Blue Wahoos and was named to the Southern League midseason All-Star Team, batting .278 (88-for-316)...promoted to Louisville on July 10...Hit .243 (45-for-185) in 48 games with the Bats...Recalled by Reds on Sept. 1 and made his Major League debut on Sept. 4 vs. Phillies (0-for-4)...Collected his first hit on Sept. 9 vs. Astros (single off Wesley Wright)...Following the season, was rated by Baseball America as the Best Defensive Shortstop in the SL...Played with Peoria in the Arizona Fall League and hit .284 with 1 home run and 8 RBI...named to the AFL Top Prospect Team and tabbed by Baseball America as the 14th-best prospect 2011 In 84 apps at Class A Bakersfield and Class AA Carolina combined to hit .289 (7hr, 44rbi, 11sb)...was promoted to Carolina on 7/25...was voted Best Infield Arm in the California League in Baseball America's Best Tools issue...entered the 2011 season rated the 19th-best prospect in the organization...on 11/18 was added to the 40-man roster. 2010 In 127 apps at Class A Dayton and Lynchburg combined to hit .272 (5hr, 41rbi, 16sb)...played all but 7g at Dayton...appeared in Baseball America's annual Best Tools section for having the Midwest League's Best Infield Arm...following the season was named the Outstanding Defensive Player at the IBAF Intercontinental Cup and received the Australian Baseball League's Golden Glove Award as its best defensive player. 2009 Was a Pioneer League All-Star...in 72 apps at Class A Sarasota and Rookie Billings combined to hit .298 (1hr, 18rbi, 8sb)...ranked fourth among all Reds minor leaguers in batting average...reached base safely in 58 of his 72g...while with Billings hit safely in 13 straight games from 7/4-7/18 (.421, 24-57) as part of a stretch during which he reached base safely in 19 straight games (7/4-7/25, .359, .414obp).