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Arizona Diamondbacks NL West
 
Rickie Weeks Jr. • #5 • OF
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:5'10", 220 lbs.
Born:Sep 13, 1982 (34 yrs) in Daytona, FL
Hometown:Altamonte Springs, FL
Experience:12 years
Drafted:Drafted by Milwaukee in 2003 (1/2).
Acquired:Acquired as a free agent in 2016.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2016 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 108 180 29 43 9 1 9 27 20 54 5 0 .327 .450 .239
On Pace 112 187 30 45 9 1 9 28 21 56 5 0 .329 .444 .241
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Scouting Report
Assets: Mashes right-handed pitching. Brings a rare combination of bat speed and patience at the plate, which can lead to plenty of home runs. Can also run pretty well and is solid with the glove.
Flaws: Strikes out a bit too much and doesn't post a good-enough batting average to be a table-setter. Has regressed over time with greater exposure in MLB, and also athletically.
Career Potential: Inconsistent, veteran power hitter.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Named to the All-Star Game 2011
USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award 2003
College Baseball Dick Howser Trophy 2003
College Baseball Rotary Smith Award 2003
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