Paul DeJong

Paul DeJong #12

  • SS
  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1" /195
  • Age: 24

Paul DeJong 2018 Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
150 .260 8 19 0 .824

Paul DeJong MLB Career Stats

AB AVG HR RBI SB OPS
567 .279 33 84 1 .849

Paul DeJong Bio

  • Full Name: Paul Sterling DeJong
  • Born: 8/2/1993 in Orlando, FL
  • Draft: 2015, St. Louis Cardinals, 4th rd. (131st overall)
  • College: Illinois State
  • Debut: 5/28/2017
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Year AB R H HR RBI SB AVG OBP OPS
2018 Stats 150 22 39 8 19 0 .260 .351 .824
MLB Career Stats 567 77 158 33 84 1 .279 .332 .849
  • Status: Disabled 10-Day

Paul DeJong 2018 Splits

Duration AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
Last 7 Games 26 3 8 1 5 3 6 0 .308 .438 .462
Last 15 Games 52 5 12 1 5 10 14 0 .231 .385 .327
Last 30 Games 107 16 26 5 14 15 32 0 .243 .357 .449
Duration AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB AVG OBP SLG
Last 7 Games 26 3 8 1 5 3 6 0 .308 .438 .462
Last 15 Games 52 5 12 1 5 10 14 0 .231 .385 .327
Last 30 Games 107 16 26 5 14 15 32 0 .243 .357 .449
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
5/15 @ MIN 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/16 @ MIN 3 1 1 0 1 2 1 0
5/17 vs PHI 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
Last 3 Games AB R H HR RBI BB SO SB
5/15 @ MIN 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
5/16 @ MIN 3 1 1 0 1 2 1 0
5/17 vs PHI 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
2018 Games by Position: SS (40)

Paul DeJong Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg HR Distance (feet) Avg Launch Angle (deg)
2018 Cardinals NL 171 99 89.9 398 19.4
MLB Avg - - - - 88.8 398 12.5
Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Exit Velocity (mph) Avg HR Distance (feet) Avg Launch Angle (deg)
2018 Cardinals NL 171 99 89.9 398 19.4
MLB Avg - - - - 88.8 398 12.5

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Paul DeJong Stats

*Since 2006

Paul DeJong Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
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Paul DeJong Statcast Events

Paul DeJong 2018 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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65 241 30 60 108 12 0 11 35 17 1 71 1 1 .249 .304 .436 .740
Cumulative
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106 391 52 99 179 20 0 19 54 33 2 121 1 1 .253 .323 .450 .773
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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65 241 30 60 108 12 0 11 35 17 1 71 1 1 .249 .304 .436 .740
Cumulative
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106 391 52 99 179 20 0 19 54 33 2 121 1 1 .253 .323 .450 .773

Charts

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Awards

Paul DeJong Awards

NL Rookie of the Month

Month Team League
07/2017 St. Louis NL

AFL Rising Stars

Year Team League
2016 Glendale AFL

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2016 St. Louis NL

TEX Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2016 Springfield TEX

APP Player of the Week

Week Team League
06/29/2015 Johnson City APP

Paul DeJong Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
May 18, 2018 St. Louis Cardinals placed SS Paul DeJong on the 10-day disabled list. Fractured left hand.
June 15, 2017 St. Louis Cardinals recalled SS Paul DeJong from Memphis Redbirds.
June 12, 2017 St. Louis Cardinals optioned 3B Paul DeJong to Memphis Redbirds.
May 28, 2017 St. Louis Cardinals selected the contract of Paul DeJong from Memphis Redbirds.
March 30, 2017 3B Paul DeJong assigned to Memphis Redbirds from Springfield Cardinals.
February 16, 2017 St. Louis Cardinals invited non-roster 3B Paul DeJong to spring training.
April 6, 2016 3B Paul DeJong assigned to Springfield Cardinals from Peoria Chiefs.
March 10, 2016 IF Paul DeJong assigned to St. Louis Cardinals.
July 7, 2015 3B Paul DeJong assigned to Peoria Chiefs from Johnson City Cardinals.
June 22, 2015 3B Paul DeJong assigned to Johnson City Cardinals.
June 15, 2015 St. Louis Cardinals signed 3B Paul DeJong.

Paul Sterling DeJong Bio Info

Played college baseball at Illinois State University...Led the Missouri Valley Conference in 2015 with 14 home runs and tied the Illinois State University school record with three home runs in a game at Eastern Illinois (3/31/15)...Named a two-time All-MVC First-Team selection and was a Capital One Academic All-American in 2015 majoring in biochemistry and pre-medicine and an MVC Scholar-Athlete First-Team selection in back-to-back season (2014-15)...Received the MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award all four years in college (2012-15). ..Graduated from Antioch (Ill.) High School cum laude and was a member of the National Honor Roll earning the honor of the Science Department's "Most Outstanding Student" and the senior class "Most Outstanding Boy", while batting .430 with four home runs and 30 RBI as a senior... Resides in Orlando, Florida.

2017

Finished 2nd in the National League Rookie of the Year voting behind Cody Bellinger (LAD)...Made his Major League debut on 5/28 at COL and homered in his first plate appearance, a pinch-hit at-bat against Rockies' closer Greg Holland, the 9th Cardinals player to homer in first at-bat...Led the Cardinals with 25 home runs, the first rookie to lead the team in home runs since Albert Pujols hit 37 in 2001...Ranked 2nd on the Cardinals with 52 extra base hits. His 52 extra base hits in his first 108 MLB games ranked 2nd in Cardinals history (Albert Pujols, 54), 2nd in MLB in 2017 (Cody Bellinger, LAD, 58) and T20th in MLB history behind the leader (Joe DiMaggio, NYY, 77)...His 25 home runs in his first 108 MLB games ranked 2nd in Cardinals history (Albert Pujols, 26), 2nd in MLB in 2017 (Cody Bellinger, LAD, 36) and T13th in MLB history with Frank Robinson and trailing the leader (Bellinger & Mark McGwire, OAK, 36)...His 20 home runs playing the shortstop position were 2nd in Cardinals history (Jhonny Peralta, 21, 2014) and tied Cal Ripken, Jr., for 8th-most by an MLB rookie shortstop... Named National League Rookie of the Month for July, leading all MLB rookies in home runs (8) and hits (28)...Set the Cardinals rookie record for home runs in the month of July with 8...Led the Cardinals in slugging percentage (.532), but did not qualify for the MLB leaders...Ranked among National League rookie leaders in runs (55, 5th), hits (119, 4th), doubles (26, T1st), home runs (25, T4th), RBI (65, 4th), extra base hits (52, T3rd), total bases (222, T3rd), game-winning RBI (5, T8th) and hit by pitch (4, T5th)...Had eight extra base hits in a three-game series (7/7-9 vs. NYM), the most by a Cardinals player in a three-game series in the modern era (post 1900)...Tallied four extra base hits vs. NYM (7/8) with three doubles and a home run, becoming the first Cardinals shortstop and No. 8 hitter to ever hit four extra base hits in a single game. Also became the first Cardinals rookie with four extra base hits in a game since 1935 (Terry Moore, 8/28/1935 at PHI)...Hit safely in six straight plate appearances (7/7-7/9)...Tied for Cardinals team lead with 10 three-plus hit games... Homered in consecutive games eight times with a season-high streak of three games (7/7-9)...Tallied an extra base hit in five straight games (9/26-30) with a double in three straight games (9/26-28), both were his season-highs...Posted the Cardinals single-game high with three doubles (7/8 vs. NYM)...Had an RBI in six straight games (7/21-26), the longest streak by a Cardinal and T4th longest in the National League (7, J.D. Martinez, Parra, Yelich)...Hit 38 home runs in 156 games played between St. Louis and Memphis (AAA)...Played in 48 games with Memphis, batting .299 with 13 HR, 34 RBI and nine doubles.