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Arizona Diamondbacks NL West
 
Paul Goldschmidt • #44 • 1B
.200 in last 40AB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'3", 225 lbs.
Born:Sep 10, 1987 (30 yrs) in Wilmington, DE
Hometown:The Woodlands, TX
Experience:6 years
Drafted:Drafted by Arizona in 2009 (8/246).
Bats:R
Throws:R
2017 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 145 524 109 160 33 3 35 115 88 135 17 5 .411 .580 .305
On Pace 156 564 117 172 36 3 38 124 95 145 18 5 .411 .582 .305
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Scouting Report
Assets: Is a massive specimen with big-time power and run-producing ability. Also has a great batting eye. A good athlete, he is also adept with the glove. Can hit for a very good average and steal a base, too.
Flaws: Strikes out a bit too much and generally lacks a bit of consistency with the stick (otherwise, he'd perhaps be an all-time great). Specificallty, he can be too streaky when it comes to the home-run ball.
Career Potential: Elite hitter and run-producing first baseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NL Hank Aaron Award 2013
NL Silver Slugger 2015, 2013
NL Rawlings Gold Glove Award 2015, 2013
Southern League (AA) Most Valuable Player 2011
Southern League (AA) All-Star Team 2011
California League (A) Most Valuable Player 2010
California League (A) Rookie of the Year 2010
California League (A) All-Star Team 2010
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