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Whit Merrifield: Career Batting


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Whit Merrifield: Personal Data

Name: Whit Merrifield
Full Name: Whitley David Merrifield
Current Team: Philadelphia Phillies
Position: Second Baseman and Outfielder
Bats: Right
Throws: Right
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 2016 season
Service Time (as of 01/2024): 7.101 years
Free Agency Year (as of 01/2024): 2025
Contract Status: Signed thru 2024, 1 yr/$8M (24) & 25 team option
Pronounced: MERR-uh-field
Date of Birth: 1989-01-24
Academic: ArrayDavie County HS (Mocksville, NC)


Whit Merrifield: Career Batting

Through games of Monday, 17 June 2024.
All results are from true, unadjusted data.

Handedness Key:   + R   * L   # S

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Year Team Position(s) PA BA BABIP SA HA PF BBA KA OBA TBA TOP
2016 Royals 2B/LF/3B/RF/1B/DH 332 0.283 0.361 0.392 0.265 1.386 0.057 0.217 0.322 0.367 696
2017 Royals 2B/RF/LF/1B/3B 630 0.288 0.308 0.460 0.268 1.598 0.046 0.140 0.324 0.429 844
2018 Royals 2B/CF/DH/RF/1B/LF 707 0.304 0.352 0.438 0.272 1.443 0.086 0.161 0.366 0.392 967
2019 Royals 2B/RF/CF/DH/1B/LF 735 0.302 0.350 0.463 0.280 1.529 0.061 0.171 0.348 0.429 908
2020 Royals RF/CF/2B/LF/1B 265 0.282 0.295 0.440 0.264 1.557 0.045 0.125 0.325 0.411 816
2021 Royals 2B/RF/DH/LF 720 0.277 0.309 0.395 0.256 1.424 0.056 0.143 0.317 0.364 750
2022 Royals 2B/RF/CF/DH 420 0.240 0.266 0.352 0.219 1.467 0.071 0.145 0.290 0.321 569
2022 Blue Jays 2B/CF/RF/LF/1B/P 130 0.281 0.312 0.446 0.262 1.588 0.062 0.185 0.323 0.415 748
2023 Blue Jays 2B/LF/RF 592 0.272 0.313 0.382 0.252 1.403 0.061 0.171 0.318 0.353 668
2024 Phillies LF/2B/3B/DH 136 0.190 0.192 0.298 0.169 1.565 0.096 0.103 0.272 0.265 489
Career All 4667 0.281 0.317 0.417 0.259 1.482 0.063 0.158 0.328 0.383 779

For explanations of unconventional stats, see the Baseball Stats Definitions page.




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