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Ian Desmond
AVG HR RBI
.229 3 10
Team: TexasHt / Wt: 6-3 / 215 NFBC ADP: 107.00
Position: LFBorn: 9/20/1985 Birthplace: Sarasota, Florida
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: 3rd Round by Expos (2004)


Latest News
Apr. 27 9:19 AM PT10:19 AM MT11:19 AM CT12:19 PM ET12:19 ET16:19 GMT0:19 9:19 AM MST11:19 AM EST11:49 AM VEN20:19 UAE11:19 AM CT-Desmond was 2 for 3 with a homer, two RBIs and three runs scored in Tuesday's rout of the Yankees.
Analysis: Desmond has homered three times in six games after hitting over his first 14. He's also 8 for 18 with eight runs scored and six RBIs over that span and now appears to be comfortable with his new team.
Apr. 25 10:56 AM PT11:56 AM MT12:56 PM CT1:56 PM ET13:56 ET17:56 GMT1:56 10:56 AM MST12:56 PM EST1:26 PM VEN21:56 UAE12:56 PM CT-Desmond finished 3 for 4 in Sunday's loss to the White Sox.
Analysis: The converted shortstop has bounced back from a slow start by going 6 for 12 with two homers over his last four games. Desmond hit just .132 with two RBIs over his first 14.
Apr. 24 3:24 PM PT4:24 PM MT5:24 PM CT6:24 PM ET18:24 ET22:24 GMT6:24 3:24 PM MST5:24 PM EST5:54 PM VEN2:24 UAE (+1)5:24 PM CT-Desmond homered for the second time in three games on Saturday.
Analysis: He went 1 for 2 with three walks and three runs scored.
Feb. 28 8:58 AM PT9:58 AM MT10:58 AM CT11:58 AM ET11:58 ET16:58 GMT0:58 9:58 AM MST11:58 AM EST12:28 PM VEN20:58 UAE10:58 AM CT-Desmond is in camp with the Texas Rangers after signing his $8 million, one-year contract. The Rangers announced the deal Monday morning, and Desmond was set to take part in workouts.
Analysis: Desmond has played shortstop throughout his seven seasons with the Washington Nationals. He will be playing left field for the AL West champion Rangers, with Josh Hamilton set to start the season on the disabled list. The 30-year-old Desmond was an All-Star shortstop in 2012 but has started only one of his 927 career games in the outfield.

Regular Season

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2009 Was 21 82 9 23 7 2 4 12 5 14 1 0 .280 .318 .561
2010 Was 154 525 59 141 27 4 10 65 28 109 17 5 .269 .308 .392
2011 Was 154 584 65 148 27 5 8 49 35 139 25 10 .253 .298 .358
2012 Was 130 513 72 150 33 2 25 73 30 113 21 6 .292 .335 .511
2013 Was 158 600 77 168 38 3 20 80 43 145 21 6 .280 .331 .453
2014 Was 154 593 73 151 26 3 24 91 46 183 24 5 .255 .313 .430
2015 Was 156 583 69 136 27 2 19 62 45 187 13 5 .233 .290 .384
2016 Tex 23 83 19 19 3 0 3 10 10 21 4 1 .229 .312 .373
Career 950 3563 443 936 188 21 113 442 242 911 126 38 .263 .312 .422

Postseason

Hitting Statistics
Year Team Round G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2012 Was Total 5 19 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .368 .368 .421
    LDS 5 19 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .368 .368 .421
2014 Was Total 4 18 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 6 1 0 .167 .211 .167
    LDS 4 18 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 6 1 0 .167 .211 .167
Career 9 37 4 10 1 0 0 0 1 9 1 0 .270 .289 .297


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