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Arizona Diamondbacks

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Player Updates

July 19, 2021 02:28 PM
Diamondbacks' Bryan Holaday: Gets starting nod Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday will start at catcher and bat eighth Monday against the Pirates.

Holaday will crack the lineup for the fourth time since receiving a call-up from Triple-A Reno on July 3. Unless Daulton Varsho joins top backstop Carson Kelly (wrist) on the injured list at some point, Holaday likely won't be in store for much more than two or three starts per week while he's with the big club.

July 3, 2021 07:08 PM
Diamondbacks' Bryan Holaday: Contract selected by Arizona
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday's contract was selected by the Diamondbacks on Saturday.

Holaday signed a minor-league deal with Arizona during the offseason, and he slashed .263/.315/.579 with seven home runs, 30 RBI, 20 runs and a stolen base in 30 games with Triple-A Reno. He's appeared in 64 major-league games with the Marlins and Orioles across the last two seasons and will now be available as catching depth while Carson Kelly (wrist) remains sidelined.

March 27, 2021 11:24 PM
Diamondbacks' Bryan Holaday: Re-signs with Arizona
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday re-signed with the Diamondbacks on Saturday via a minor-league deal, Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic reports.

The 33-year-old was released by Arizona earlier in the day but was able to agree to terms on a new pact. Holaday will provide organizational depth behind the plate for the Diamondbacks.

March 27, 2021 03:44 PM
Bryan Holaday: Released by Diamondbacks
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday was released by the Diamondbacks on Saturday, Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic reports.

Holaday served as a non-roster invitee this spring and appeared in 11 Cactus League games. During that time, he hit .308 with two runs and one RBI. The team has interest in re-signing the 33-year-old as organizational depth, but Holaday will be free to seek out other opportunities as a free agent.

January 11, 2021 04:16 PM
Diamondbacks' Bryan Holaday: Lands with Arizona
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday signed a minor-league contract with the Diamondbacks on Monday, Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic reports.

Holaday has been a depth piece for most of his career, and that's probably what he'll be this season, as he's likely behind Carson Kelly, Stephen Vogt and Daulton Varsho in the Diamondbacks' catcher depth chart. Holaday has hit just .238/.283/.333 over his nine-year career and hit a miserable .161/.212/.194 in limited action for the Orioles last season.

August 31, 2020 12:24 PM
Orioles' Bryan Holaday: Seeing little work
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Blue Jays.

The clear third backstop on the roster behind Pedro Severino and Chance Sisco, Holaday hasn't seen much action since being promoted to the big club Aug. 1. He's appeared in 11 games this month while going 4-for-16 with five runs and two RBI.

August 1, 2020 10:36 PM
Orioles' Bryan Holaday: Called up
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday's contract was selected by Baltimore on Saturday.

Holaday hit a solid .278/.344/.435 in 43 games for the Marlins last season, though he's a career .241/.287/.340 hitter over his eight-year big-league career. He doesn't have a clear path to playing time in Baltimore, as he'll be behind Pedro Severino and Chance Sisco on the depth chart.

June 28, 2020 06:08 PM
Orioles' Bryan Holaday: In 60-man player pool
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday will be a part of the Orioles' 60-man player pool this season.

He is not on the 40-man roster and is fourth on the organizational depth chart at catcher behind Pedro Severino, Chance Sisco and Austin Wynns.

January 13, 2020 10:12 AM
Orioles' Bryan Holaday: Signs with Baltimore
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday signed a minor-league deal with the Orioles on Monday, Craig Mish of FNTSY Sports Radio reports.

The 32-year-old has played parts of eight seasons in the big leagues but has never appeared in more than 62 games. In 43 contests for the Marlins last season, he hit .278/.344/.435.

October 18, 2019 05:24 PM
Bryan Holaday: Becomes free agent
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday was outrighted to Triple-A New Orleans on Friday and then elected free agency, Andre Fernandez of The Athletic reports.

Holaday finished the 2019 campaign with a .278/.344/.435 with four homers and 12 RBI over 43 contests. He'll aim to latch on elsewhere, where he'll likely slot into a backup role if he even makes the big-league roster.

September 18, 2019 01:36 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Hits fourth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday went 3-for-4 with a solo home run, a double, two runs scored, two RBI and a walk in the Marlins' 12-6 victory over the Diamondbacks on Tuesday.

The veteran backstop popped his fourth long ball of the season in this contest, touching up Taylor Clarke with an eight-inning solo blast as part of a three-hit game. Holaday only has 108 at-bats this season, so he hasn't been featured nearly enough to move the fantasy needle, but he has done well with his opportunities, posting a solid .296/.364/.463 slash line.

August 6, 2019 11:32 AM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Pops third homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday went 2-for-4 with a double and a solo home run in the second game of Monday's doubleheader against the Mets.

Jorge Alfaro's backup has appeared in only 24 games this season, but Holaday has taken advantage of his chances with a .301/.378/.466 slash line that includes a career-high three homers in only 83 plate appearances. The 31-year-old has actually started five of the last nine contests as manager Don Mattingly tries to capitalize on his hot bat, but Holaday's career .624 OPS suggests it will cool off soon enough.

July 28, 2019 12:44 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Draws fourth start of second half
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday will start at catcher and bat seventh Sunday against the Diamondbacks, Joe Frisaro of MLB.com reports.

Since Jorge Alfaro returned from the injured list in late June, Holaday has predictably collected dust as the Marlins' clear No. 2 catcher. Holaday will be making just his fourth start since the All-Star break in what amounts to a routine day off for Alfaro.

June 30, 2019 12:12 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Moves back into bench role
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Phillies, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.

Holaday had been operating as the Marlins' top catcher for about a week before moving back into the No. 2 role following Jorge Alfaro's (concussion) return from the 7-day injured list Friday. With Alfaro slated to see the bulk of the duties behind the dish moving forward, Holaday likely won't be in line for much more than one or two starts per week.

June 22, 2019 02:04 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Sits Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday is out of the lineup Saturday against the Phillies, Jordan McPherson of the Miami Herald reports.

With Jorge Alfaro (concussion) joining Chad Wallach (concussion) on the injured list Friday, Holaday suddenly finds himself as the top healthy option on the depth chart at catcher. Though he'll rest Saturday in favor of Wilkin Castillo, Holaday should see the bulk of the action behind the plate until Alfaro is cleared to return from the IL. A career .235/.281/.329 hitter at the big-league level, the 31-year-old Holaday won't warrant much attention for fantasy purposes.

June 22, 2019 02:28 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Launches second homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday went 1-for-3 with a solo home run in Friday's win over the Phillies.

Holaday got the Marlins on the board with a solo blast in the second inning, and it ended up being a key run for his squad in a 2-1 victory. The 31-year-old catcher has seen limited action this season, but he's 7-for-27 with two homers and six RBI over 11 contests and is in line for increased playing time with Jorge Alfaro (concussion) sidelined.

June 2, 2019 07:20 AM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: First hit of season leaves yard
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday went 1-for-3 with a walk and a two-run home run in Saturday's 9-3 win over the Padres.

The veteran backup catcher made his first big-league hit of the season count, as he took Adam Warren deep in the sixth inning. He could be in line for a short-term boost in playing time with Jose Alfaro (jaw) having taken a foul tip off his mask Friday and Chad Wallach (concussion) on the IL, but Holaday's career .232/.274/.322 slash line in the majors is not fantasy friendly.

May 24, 2019 03:40 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Joining Marlins
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday had his contract selected from Triple-A New Orleans by the Marlins on Friday, Craig Mish of Sirius XM reports.

Holaday opted out of his minor-league deal with the Marlins in late March after losing out on the backup catching job to Chad Wallach, but ultimately decided to stay in the organization and reported to Triple-A. The 31-year-old struggled in Miami last season with a .519 OPS in 166 plate appearances.

March 23, 2019 11:24 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Seeking other options
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday opted out of his minor-league deal with the Marlins on Saturday and has 48 hours to decide whether to remain with the organization, Andre Fernandez of The Athletic reports.

Holaday was battling for the No. 2 job at catcher this spring but the Marlins elected to stick with Chad Wallach behind starter Jorge Alfaro. Holaday now has the opportunity to feel out his opportunities elsewhere, or he can remains with the Marlins and head to Triple-A.

March 8, 2019 12:12 PM
Marlins' Bryan Holaday: Making case for roster spot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Holaday went 1-for-1 with a walk in Thursday's Grapefruit League game against the Astros, and is now 6-for-13 (.462) to begin the spring.

The veteran backup catcher is back with Miami after slashing .205/.261/.258 through 166 plate appearances in 2018, and his track record makes it clear those early spring numbers are a mirage. Holaday entered camp competing with Chad Wallach (quad) for the No. 2 job behind the plate, but with Jorge Alfaro also dealing with a knee injury, Holaday's path to a spot on the 25-man roster is looking a little clearer.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultABRHHRRBIBBSB
07/21vs PITW 6-43110100
07/19vs PITW 4-23020000
07/16vs CHCL 1-53110000
07/10@ LADL 1-223000000
07/08vs COLL 3-92000000
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2021ARI51424010600.286.375.3570.732
2020BAL213155042900.161.212.1940.406
2019MIA431151232412112101.278.344.4350.778
2018MIA61151731116102900.205.261.2580.519
2017DET132917020100.241.241.3100.552
2016BOS44117172721472801.231.281.3590.640
2015DET246431821311300.281.292.4530.745
2014DET62156143601583711.231.266.2760.542
2013SEASON162788122300.296.367.4440.811
2012SEASON61233000200.250.250.3330.583
Total2957167217110794114913.239.285.3340.619
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2021ARI510500200
2020BAL2110600001
2019MIA43605011125
2018MIA61503921224
2017DET1320900002
2016BOS44714221201
2015DET24502900000
2014DET62514342104
2013SEASON16101203100
2012SEASON610401000
Total295342239999417
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2010AFA-Lakeland Flying Tige44159143580312214300.220.335.327
2011AA-Erie Seawolves953303580180742277661.242.304.361
2012AAA-Toledo Mud Hens752501860121225224320.240.312.320
2013AAA-Toledo Mud Hens802882875181424185701.260.312.371
2015AAA-Toledo Mud Hens49161183680217103511.224.282.311
2016AAA-Round Rock93461111283900.324.395.588
2017AAA-Toledo Mud Hens9330931832001250225403.269.325.450
2019AAA-New Orleans Baby Cak359382370212171211.247.385.387
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/214
Birthdate:
11/19/1987
Age:
33
Hometown:
Dallas, TX
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Arizona Diamondbacks
College:
TCU
MLB Experience:
6