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26 DJ LeMahieu 2B

New York Yankees

Fantasy Stats
ROST%START%
100%96%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
18310.35524393
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2019NYY14560210919726102469052.375.518.327
2020NYY19731530285710.456.534.411

Player Updates

September 18, 2020 10:16 AM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Slugs 10th homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu went 1-for-3 with two walks, a solo home run and a second run scored in Thursday's 10-7 win over the Blue Jays.

He continues to wear out Toronto pitching, and LeMahieu finished the three-game series against the Jays having gone 8-for-13 with three doubles, four homers, eight runs and nine RBI while extending his hitting streak to 10 games. On the year, the veteran infielder is slashing .373/.426/.641 with 10 homers and 23 RBI.

September 16, 2020 11:04 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Another big performance
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu went 3-for-4 with two home runs, a walk, a double, three RBI and three runs scored Wednesday against Toronto.

LeMahieu torched the Blue Jays again, this time taking Tanner Roark deep in the first and fourth innings. He now has nine homers on the season, three of which have come in the first two games of the Yankees' series against Toronto. The performance also extended LeMahieu's hitting streak to nine games, during which he's put together three multi-hit efforts. Overall, he has a strong .373/.421/.627 line with 35 runs scored and 22 RBI in 164 plate appearances.

September 16, 2020 08:20 AM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Huge night in rout
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu went 4-for-6 with two doubles, a home run, three runs scored and five RBI in Tuesday's 20-6 rout of the Blue Jays.

His eighth-inning solo shot came off shortstop Santiago Espinal, who got pressed into duty on the mound to save the Toronto bullpen, but it still counts all the same for LeMahieu. The 32-year-old extended his hitting streak to eight games with the performance, during which he's slashing .364/.447/.758 with three homers, seven RBI and 11 runs.

September 11, 2020 11:08 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Smacks sixth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu went 1-for-4 with a solo home run during a 6-0 win over the Orioles in the first game of Friday's doubleheader.

He stayed hot in the nightcap, going 2-for-3 with a walk, a double and two runs scored. LeMahieu is slashing a dazzling .359/.410/.550 through 35 games with six homers, two steals, 14 RBI and 27 runs from the top of the Yankees' batting order.

September 10, 2020 12:28 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Stays hot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu went 1-for-3 with a solo home run, two walks and a stolen base Wednesday, as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays 7-2.

Lemahieu has now hit safely in 27 of 33 games this season. He launched an opposite-field bomb in the third inning, marking his third home run of the month. The 32-year-old has raked to the tune of a .355/.404/.524 slash line and should only further benefit from the eventual return of Aaron Judge (calf) and Giancarlo Stanton (hamstring).

September 6, 2020 10:04 AM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Remains out Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu isn't in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Orioles.

LeMahieu didn't start in Friday's nightcap, and he'll remain on the bench Saturday. Tyler Wade will start at second base with Thairo Estrada starting at third.

September 4, 2020 09:20 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Not in Game 2 lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu isn't in the lineup for the second game of Friday's doubleheader against the Orioles.

LeMahieu will get a game off after going 2-for-5 with one run in the first game of the twin bill. Thairo Estrada will start at second base.

September 2, 2020 11:20 AM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Goes yard twice in win
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu went 2-for-4 with two solo home runs in Tuesday's 5-3 win over the Rays.

He gave the Yankees an early 2-0 lead by taking Trevor Richards deep in the first and third innings. LeMahieu has hit safely in five straight games since coming off the injured list, boosting his slash line on the year to a stunning .402/.444/.587 with four homers, 10 RBI and 19 runs through 24 games. If he avoids another IL stint in September and can stay hot, he could take a run at baseball's first .400 campaign since Ted Williams in 1941 -- although the achievement would obviously come with a giant asterisk given the nature of the 2020 season.

August 29, 2020 04:48 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Returning to starting lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu (thumb) will be activated off the injured list and bat leadoff Saturday against the Mets, Jack Curry of YES Network reports.

LeMahieu has been sidelined for the last two weeks with a sprained left thumb but will officially make his return to the lineup Saturday. There was already speculation that he could return at some point this weekend, and it holds true as the Yankees will get one of their best all-around hitters back. The team is currently riding a seven-game losing streak and needs players like LeMahieu to step up and provide some sort of spark to get back to its winning ways.

August 28, 2020 11:20 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Could return Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu (thumb) could return as early as Sunday against the Mets, according to general manager Brian Cashman, Lindsey Adler of The Athletic reports.

The previous report was that LeMahieu could return this weekend, but it sounds like Sunday will be the earliest he can return. He has missed almost two weeks with a sprained thumb.

August 27, 2020 05:36 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Could return over weekend
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Manager Aaron Boone said Thursday that LeMahieu (thumb) could return over the weekend, Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News reports.

LeMahieu is expected to face live pitching sometime this weekend, but he could return if that goes well. The 32-year-old has been sidelined since Aug. 16 with a sprained left thumb but has made significant progress recently.

August 26, 2020 02:36 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Live pitching on tap
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu (thumb) is progressing well and and should face live pitching at some point this weekend, Marly Rivera of ESPN.com reports.

Manager Aaron Boone said the team is "really encouraged" by LeMahieu's progress facing high-velocity pitching from a pitching machine. If facing live pitching goes well, he could be activated early next week.

August 23, 2020 03:52 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Progressing well
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu (thumb) has resumed baseball activity and is showing significant improvement, Pete Caldera of The Bergen Record reports.

LeMahieu was placed on the 10-day injured list Aug. 16 and given an initial return timeline of two to three weeks. It sounds as though the veteran could be back at the early end of that timeframe given his rapid improvement. Thairo Estrada is likely to receive the majority of starts at second base in LeMahieu's stead.

August 21, 2020 07:08 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Plays catch
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu (thumb) played catch Friday, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.

LeMahieu has been out for nearly a week of what's expected to be a two-week or three-week absence with a sprained left thumb. The Yankees have since also lost Gleyber Torres (hamstring/quadriceps), leaving Tyler Wade and Thairo Estrada as their primary options in the middle infield.

August 18, 2020 12:44 AM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Out two or three weeks
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu is expected to miss two or three weeks with his sprained left thumb, Brendan Kuty of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.

LeMahieu dealt with a similar injury back in 2018 and wound up being out for a similar time frame. The given timetable should see him back in action sometime right around the start of September. Tyler Wade will be the second baseman in his absence Monday against Boston.

August 16, 2020 05:08 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Getting second opinion on injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Yankees manager Aaron Boone said that LeMahieu will meet with a hand specialist Monday to receive a second opinion on his sprained left thumb, Meredith Marakovits of YES Network reports.

Based on what the specialist has to say about the injury, LeMahieu will decide whether or not to undergo surgery on the thumb. If a procedure is deemed necessary, LeMahieu's absence could stretch into mid-September or longer, making him a drop candidate in most redraft leagues. Until the Yankees are able to provide a clearer timeline for LeMahieu's potential return, fantasy managers are probably best suited stashing him on their bench or in an IL spot.

August 16, 2020 12:36 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Moves to IL
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

The Yankees placed LeMahieu (thumb) on the 10-day injured list Sunday.

Manager Aaron Boone suggested after Saturday's 11-5 win over the Red Sox that the sprained left thumb LeMahieu picked up during the game could be an IL situation, so it's no real surprise that the Yankees deactivated him a day later. Miguel Andujar was recalled from the Yankees' alternate site in a corresponding move, and he could end up settling into a near-everyday role at third base if the Yankees elect to move Gleyber Torres or Gio Urshela over to LeMahieu's usual post at the keystone. In any case, LeMahieu becomes the third significant Yankees regular to head to the IL in the past week, with designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton (hamstring) and Aaron Judge (calf) getting shut down before him.

August 16, 2020 02:48 AM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Could head to injured list
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Manager Aaron Boone indicated Saturday that LeMahieu's sprained thumb could send him to the injured list, Bryan Hoch of MLB.com reports.

LeMahieu underwent an X-ray after leaving Saturday's game against the the Red Sox, which came back negative. While that's encouraging, he's yet to receive the results of his CT scan and MRI, and Boone didn't seem particularly confident that LeMahieu's injury was a minor one. The second baseman dealt with a similar injury in 2018 and wound up missing just over two weeks.

August 15, 2020 09:28 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Diagnosed with sprained thumb
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu was diagnosed with a sprained left thumb Saturday and will undergo further tests.

LeMahieu appeared to be in some discomfort following a swing in the fourth inning, though he remained in the game until the sixth, when he was replaced by Tyler Wade. LeMahieu's timeline should become clearer once the results of his tests are known.

August 15, 2020 08:56 PM
Yankees' DJ LeMahieu: Exits with apparent injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

LeMahieu left in the sixth inning of Saturday's game against the Red Sox after previously appearing to suffer a hand or wrist injury, Bill Koch of The Providence Journal reports.

The exact nature of LeMahieu's injury is not yet clear, but he appeared to be dealing with some discomfort following a swing earlier in the game. He remained in the game to play defense for one inning but was later replaced by Tyler Wade. An update on his injury could come after the game once he's been examined by the team's training staff.

Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Houston2192 .480 .905 .429
vs Lynn (Career)1410 .071.167.071
vs RHP44213716 .352 .477 .310
Last 7 Games
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2020NYY4718339651024162030.355.411.5850.996
2019NYY14560210919726102469052.327.375.5180.893
2018COL128533901471562378265.276.321.4280.749
2017COL15560995189864599065.310.374.4090.783
2016COL14655210419211666680117.348.416.4950.911
2015COL1505648517066150107233.301.358.3880.747
2014COL1494945913254233971010.267.315.3480.663
2013COL109404391132281967187.280.311.3610.673
2012COL812292668222134212.297.332.4100.742
2011CHC37603150411200.250.262.2830.546
Total114742306491288854753406878341.304.356.4300.786
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2020NYY478210710202
2019NYY145332312412014
2018COL128322228722014
2017COL155284249536124
2016COL146328273683219
2015COL150215219231420
2014COL149155172272713
2013COL109213146371213
2012COL811249423048
2011CHC37201701002
Total114720435181732351920129
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2009R-Azl Cubs3122501041310.417.429.583
2009AFX-Peoria38152194842030122222.316.371.368
2010AFA-Daytona Cubs135554631742452732961157.314.346.386
2011AA-Tennessee Smokies501873267152227112243.358.386.492
2011AAA-Iowa Cubs58227236571323142755.286.328.366
2012AAA-Colorado Springs Sky6125533801421312329136.314.368.396
2013AAA-Colorado Springs Sky33143345285122101982.364.405.510
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-4/220
Birthdate:
7/13/1988
Age:
32
Hometown:
Visalia, CA
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
New York Yankees
College:
LSU
MLB Experience:
10
Awards:

2014: NL Gold Glove-2B
2016: NL Batting Champion
2017: NL Gold Glove-2B
2018: NL Gold Glove-2B