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Tampa Bay Rays AL East
 
Willy Adames • #1 • IF
Status:Off season (on 40-man roster)
Ht/Wt:6'0", 205 lbs.
Born:Sep 2, 1995 (24 yrs) in Santiago, DOM
Experience:1 years
Drafted:Signed by Detroit in 2012.
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with Detroit in 2014.
Bats:R
Throws:R
2019 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 152 531 69 135 25 1 20 52 46 153 4 2 .317 .418 .254
Playoffs 6 17 3 5 1 0 2 2 3 5 0 1 .400 .706 .294
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Scouting Report
His plus hands help him generate very good bat speed at the plate. Can hit the long ball but is also capable of producing a good batting average at all levels. Defensively, he boasts a very strong throwing arm. Is still growing, so he might outgrow the shortstop position over time. Therefore, he could lose some value at the big-league level if forced to move to either second or third base. Strikeouts are a bit of a problem.
Long Range Potential: Talented, powerful infielder with upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Southern League (AA) All-Star Team 2016
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