Whit Merrifield

Whit Merrifield #15

  • 2B
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 0"/195
  • Age: 27

Whit Merrifield Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.271 2 17 5 .685

Whit Merrifield MLB Career Stats

AVG HR RBI SB OPS
.271 2 17 5 .685

Whit Merrifield Bio

  • Full Name: Whitley David Merrifield
  • Born: 1/24/1989 in Florence, SC
  • Draft: 2010, Kansas City Royals, 9th rd. (269th overall)
  • College: South Carolina
  • Debut: May 18, 2016
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
2016 Stats 210 30 57 2 17 5 .271 .305 .685
MLB Career Stats 210 30 57 2 17 5 .271 .305 .685
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Whit Merrifield 2016 Splits

Duration AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
Last 7 Games 17 2 1 0 1 3 5 0 .059 .200 .059
Last 15 Games 49 5 7 0 3 5 17 0 .143 .222 .224
Last 30 Games 115 14 26 0 10 8 31 2 .226 .276 .278
Duration AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
Last 7 Games 17 2 1 0 1 3 5 0 .059 .200 .059
Last 15 Games 49 5 7 0 3 5 17 0 .143 .222 .224
Last 30 Games 115 14 26 0 10 8 31 2 .226 .276 .278
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
7/22 vs TEX 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 0
7/23 vs TEX 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/24 vs TEX 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
7/22 vs TEX 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 0
7/23 vs TEX 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7/24 vs TEX 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
2016 Games by Position: 2B (41) 3B (3) LF (11) RF (1)

Whit Merrifield Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Royals AL 220 7 97.50 224.60 10.68 8.13 26.12
MLB Avg - - - - 89.22 214.65 3.52 11.36 37.06
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2016 Royals AL 220 7 97.50 224.60 10.68 8.13 26.12
MLB Avg - - - - 89.22 214.65 3.52 11.36 37.06

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Fantasy

Whit Merrifield 2016 Projections

Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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4 15 2 4 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 1 0 .267 .313 .333 .646
Cumulative
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57 225 32 61 84 16 1 2 18 11 0 53 6 1 .271 .305 .378 .683
Duration G AB R H TB 2B 3B HR RBI BB IBB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Rest of Season
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4 15 2 4 4 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 1 0 .267 .313 .333 .646
Cumulative
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57 225 32 61 84 16 1 2 18 11 0 53 6 1 .271 .305 .378 .683

Whit Merrifield Fantasy News

July 26, 2016 at 3:34 PM ET

Royals recall top prospect Mondesi

The Royals recalled top prospect Raul Mondesi from Triple-A Omaha on Tuesday and optioned infielder/outfielder Whit Merrifield to Omaha.

June 18, 2016 at 11:59 PM ET

Merrifield has three hits, four RBIs, one steal

Royals second baseman Whit Merrifield went 3-for-5 with a double, a run scored, four RBIs, a stolen base and a walk on Saturday against the Tigers.

Awards

Whit Merrifield Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Kansas City AL

TEX Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/01/2013 NW Arkansas TEX

TEX Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 NW Arkansas TEX

CAR Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2011 Wilmington CAR

Whit Merrifield Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 26, 2016 Kansas City Royals optioned 2B Whit Merrifield to Omaha Storm Chasers.
May 18, 2016 Kansas City Royals selected the contract of 2B Whit Merrifield from Omaha Storm Chasers.
January 19, 2016 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster LF Whit Merrifield to spring training.
January 26, 2015 Kansas City Royals invited non-roster 2B Whit Merrifield to spring training.
June 6, 2014 Whit Merrifield assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
May 31, 2014 Whit Merrifield roster status changed by Northwest Arkansas Naturals.
May 23, 2014 Northwest Arkansas Naturals placed LF Whit Merrifield on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to May 21, 2014. sprained left wrist
March 10, 2014 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Kansas City Royals.
June 9, 2013 Northwest Arkansas Naturals activated IF Whit Merrifield from the 7-day disabled list.
May 10, 2013 Northwest Arkansas Naturals placed OF Whit Merrifield on the 7-day disabled list. hamstring
February 24, 2013 IF Whit Merrifield assigned to Kansas City Royals.
August 7, 2012 2B Whit Merrifield assigned to Northwest Arkansas Naturals from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
April 2, 2012 Whit Merrifield assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks.
March 29, 2012 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Kansas City Royals.
September 20, 2011 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Omaha Storm Chasers from Wilmington Blue Rocks.
April 4, 2011 Whit Merrifield assigned to Wilmington Blue Rocks from Kane County Cougars.
July 16, 2010 OF Whit Merrifield assigned to Burlington Bees from Kansas City Royals.
July 15, 2010 Kansas City Royals signed OF Whit Merrifield.

Whitley David Merrifield Bio Info

Full Name is Whitley David Merrifield...Selected in the ninth round of the 2010 June Free Agent Draft...Graduated from Davie County High in Mocksville, N.C., 2007...batted .464 as a junior and .400 as a senior, earning allstate selections both years...attended the University of South Carolina...batted .326 as a freshman to earn SEC All-Freshman honors... batted .340 as a sophomore, playing in all 63 games...batted .321 with 13 home runs and 42 RBI as a junior, taking honors as the Earnest Brooks Co-Male Athlete of the Year...drove in the winning run with an 11th inning single as the Gamecocks captured the 2010 College World Series title in the tournament's final season at Rosenblatt Stadium...finished sixth in school history with 263 hits and fifth with 197 runs...Carolina League All-Star, 2011...tied for fourth in the Carolina League in runs, 2011...tied for seventh in doubles, tied for ninth in at-bats and ranked 10th in hits...2012 Wilmington Player of the Year...tied for seventh in the Carolina League in stolen bases, 2012...his mother, Kissy, was a five-time South Carolina state champion in tennis...she played collegiately at Wake Forest...his father, Bill, was a two-time ACC Player of the Year while at Wake Forest...he later played six years in the minor leagues. 2012 Wilmington Player of the Year...tied for seventh in the Carolina League in stolen bases with 25. 2011 Tied for fourth in the Carolina League in runs, 2011...tied for seventh in doubles, tied for ninth in at-bats and ranked 10th in hits. 2010 Selected in the ninth round of the 2010 June Free Agent Draft...Played 47 games for Burlington (A).