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Chicago Cubs NL Central
 
Javier Baez • #9 • 2B
.229 in last 70AB
Status:On roster
Ht/Wt:6'0", 190 lbs.
Born:Dec 1, 1992 (25 yrs) in Bayamon, PUR
Experience:4 years
Drafted:Drafted by Chicago Cubs in 2011 (1/9).
Bats:R
Throws:R
2018 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 46 183 30 48 9 5 12 39 6 43 7 1 .295 .563 .262
On Pace 160 637 104 167 31 17 42 136 21 150 24 3 .295 .562 .262
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has tremendous bat speed and can generate a wealth of power. Aside from being a pure hitter, he helps himself offensively by stealing bases. In the field, he has a great throwing arm and pretty good feet.
Flaws: As he continues to grow, the shortstop position may not be an option at the big-league level. Also, he needs to tone down his act a little when between the lines, since he can grate on opponents now and then.
Career Potential: Versatile, power-hitting infielder with some upside.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NL National League Championship - Most Valuable Player 2016
Southern League (AA) All-Star Team 2013
Florida State League (A) All-Star Team 2013
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