|2013 Season (CBSSports.com)||590.00||22.00||.276||81.00||81.00||26.00|
|Games Played By Position|
|vs Arizona||19||2||1|| .100|| .263|| .105|
|vs Cloyd (Career)||2||0||0||0||0||0|
|vs RHP||465||130||16|| .331|| .458|| .280|
|Last 10 Games|
|Matt Carpenter, Ian Desmond, Pedro Alvarez win Silver Sluggers |
|by R.J. White | CBSSports.com|
(11/6/13) Cardinals second baseman Matt Carpenter, Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond and Pirates third baseman Pedro Alvarez have joined Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt as Silver Slugger award winners among National League infielders.
Carpenter's first Silver Slugger award comes after leading the majors in runs (126), hits (199) and doubles (55) while hitting .318/.392/.481 with 11 home runs and 78 RBI in 626 at-bats. Desmond's second straight Silver Slugger award comes after hitting .280/.331/.453 with 20 home runs, 80 RBI and 21 stolen bases in 600 at-bats. Alvarez's first career Silver Slugger award comes after hitting .233/.296/.473 with 36 home runs and 100 RBI in 558 at-bats.
|National League Gold Glove finalists announced |
|by Nando Di Fino | Senior Fantasy Writer|
(10/25/13) The finalists for the 2013 Rawlings Gold Glove awards were announced on Friday, with three players at each position. The awards honor the league's best defenders, and winners will be announced Oct. 29.
The National League nominees are:
Catcher: A.J. Ellis, Los Angeles; Russell Martin, Pittsburgh; Yadier Molina, St. Louis
First Base: Paul Goldschmidt, Arizona; Adrian Gonzalez, Los Angeles; Anthony Rizzo, Chicago
Second Base: Darwin Barney, Chicago; Mark Ellis, Los Angeles; Brandon Phillips, Cincinnati
Third Base: Nolan Arenado, Colorado; Juan Uribe, Los Angeles; David Wright, New York
Shortstop: Ian Desmond, Washington; Andrelton Simmons, Atlanta; Troy Tulowitzki, Colorado
Left Field: Carlos Gonzalez, Colorado; Starling Marte, Pittsburgh; Eric Young Jr., New York
Center Field: Carlos Gomez, Milwaukee; Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh; Denard Span, Washington
Right Field: Jay Bruce, Cincinnati; Jason Heyward, Atlanta; Gerardo Parra, Arizona
Pitcher: Patrick Corbin, Arizona; Zack Greinke, Los Angeles; Adam Wainwright, St. Louis
|Ian Desmond retains 20-20 club membership |
|by Al Melchior | Data Analyst|
(9/23/13) Ian Desmond stole a pair of bases in the nightcap of the Nationals' doubleheader with the Marlins on Sunday, and that gave the shortstop his second straight season with at least 20 home runs and 20 stolen bases. The two steals bumped Desmond's season total up to 21, while he currently has exactly 20 home runs.
Desmond went 1 for 3 in the game with a single and two walks.
|Ian Desmond doubles in a run |
|by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com|
(9/18/13) Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond made his impact felt at the dish during Game 2 of Tuesday's doubleheader against the Braves.
Desmond doubled in a run in the eighth inning. He finished 2 for 4 with a run scored and an RBI in a 4-0 victory. He is hitting .285/.334/.467 in 565 at-bats.
|Ian Desmond remains in starting lineup |
|by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com|
(9/17/13) Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond remained in the starting lineup for Game 2 of a doubleheader against the Braves Tuesday.
Desmond has been playing through a tight hamstring. He went 0 for 4 in the first game of the doubleheader and is hitting .283/.333/.465 with 20 homers and 78 RBI in 561 at-bats.
2013 Winter Meetings: Thursday's hot stove news, rumors roundup
The Winter Meetings ended with four notable free agent signings and two trades on Thursday. Here's a recap of the final day of the event.
Shortstop prospects for 2014
Which up-and-coming shortstops should owners in long-term formats keep an eye on this spring and beyond? Our Scott White sizes up the Top 10 Fantasy prospects at the position.
2014 Draft Prep: Roto draft (12/5)
Category-based leagues are a different animal. We all know that. But our early Roto mock draft shows some interesting trends to consider as we start thinking about draft season.
2014 Draft Prep: Head-to-Head draft (12/2)
Yeah, we know. It's early. But now is the time to start looking ahead to see where value picks might form. Our Al Melchior dives into our first offseason 12-team, Head-to-Head mock draft.
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