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Matt Adams • 1B
Ht/Wt:6'3", 245 lbs.
Born:Aug 31, 1988 (31 yrs) in Philipsburg, PA
Hometown:Philipsburg, PA
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by St. Louis in 2009 (23/699).
Bats:L
Throws:R
2019 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 111 310 42 70 14 0 20 56 20 115 0 0 .276 .465 .226
Playoffs 4 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500 .333 .333
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Scouting Report
This behemoth has prodigious power, run-producing qualities and pretty good plate coverage. Can also hit for a very solid average, if healthy. Has experience at both first base and left field. Needs more work on his defense (whether at first base or in the outfield). Could stand to draw a few more walks (and strike out less). Injuries have been a problem with him over the years.
Long Range Potential: Mammoth, versatile run-producer, when healthy.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
Texas League (AA) Most Valuable Player 2011
Texas League (AA) All-Star Team 2011
Midwest League (A) All-Star Team 2010
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