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53 Christian Walker 1B

Arizona Diamondbacks

Fantasy Stats
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62%46%
Key Stats
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2187.27134351

Player Updates

September 26, 2020 01:08 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Homers in matinee
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and two runs in Friday's win during Game 1 of a doubleheader against the Rockies.

Walker started the scoring off Friday with his home run in the bottom of the third inning as he hit his first homer since Sept. 8. The 29-year-old now has a .819 OPS with seven home runs and 34 RBI this year.

September 19, 2020 03:00 PM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Not in lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker is not starting Saturday against the Astros, Steve Gilbert of MLB.com reports.

Walker sits for just the fourth fime all season. Pavin Smith gets the start at first base, while Wyatt Mathisen will be the designated hitter.

September 9, 2020 10:04 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Plates three runs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 1-for-5 with a two-run home run, an additional RBI and an additional run scored in Tuesday's loss against the Dodgers.

Walker has reached base safely in six straight games, but he has also gone 10 straight contests without two or more knocks. He's only hitting .189 in that stretch but has remained productive, racking up three homers and 10 RBI over that span.

September 6, 2020 12:44 PM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Not in Sunday's lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker is not in Sunday's lineup against the Giants.

Walker will get a rare day off despite having a modest four-game hitting streak going. He will be replaced in the lineup by Jake Lamb, who is batting eighth and playing first base.

September 3, 2020 04:36 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Finding groove
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBI in Wednesday's 3-2 extra-inning loss to the Dodgers.

Walker had just one home run over the first 28 games but has found his power stroke. Over the last eight contests, the first baseman is 9-for-30 (.300) with four homers and 12 RBI. On a separate note, Walker batted third in the order for the second straight game. That was the batting-order slot of the now-traded Starling Marte.

August 30, 2020 01:00 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Smacks fourth homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 1-for-4 with a two-run homer in Saturday's 5-2 loss to the Giants.

Walker went deep in the fourth inning to get the Diamondbacks on the board, but that was the extent of their offense. The first baseman is slashing .309/.360/.512 with four homers, 21 RBI and 19 runs scored through 33 games this season.

August 27, 2020 07:08 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Lifts offense in loss
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 3-for-4 with a double and four RBI in Wednesday's 8-7 loss to Colorado.

Walker delivered runs in the fourth, eighth and ninth innings as the Diamondbacks found their offense late in the game after a stretch of run-producing futility. He had gone 11 games and 47 plate appearances without an RBI before knocking in six over the last three games.

August 26, 2020 08:16 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Homers in two straight
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a second run scored in Tuesday's 5-4 loss to the Rockies.

Walker launched his second homer in as many games and has eight hits (four extra-base hits) in the last 18 at-bats. The first baseman, who launched 29 home runs over 152 games last season, has just three over 30 games in 2020. He's one of several Diamondback hitters whose power stroke has fallen off. Arizona ranks 26th in MLB with 26 home runs.

August 25, 2020 02:48 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Goes deep Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and a walk in Monday's 3-2 loss to the Rockies.

Walker's fourth inning homer briefly tied the game at two, but that would be it for the Diamondbacks' offense Monday. The first baseman is up to two homers, 12 RBI and 15 runs scored in 29 games. He's slashing .287/.347/.454 across 118 plate appearances.

August 22, 2020 06:32 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Perfect Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 4-for-4 with two doubles and a run scored in Friday's 6-2 loss to the Giants.

Walker snapped out of a 2-for-18 slump with Friday's perfect night. The two doubles tie him for the league lead with 12 two-baggers.

August 16, 2020 07:16 PM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Crosses home plate twice
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 2-for-5 with a double and two runs scored in Saturday's win over the Padres.

Walker has hit safely in four of the Diamondbacks' last five games, and he has produced multi-hit performances in each one of those four contests. The first baseman is hitting .286 with seven extra-base hits in 49 at-bats this month, but he has also struck out in 26.4 percent of his plate appearances during that span.

August 12, 2020 12:48 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Blasts towering solo shot
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 2-for-3 with a solo home run and two walks in Tuesday's 8-7 loss to the Rockies.

Walker opened the scoring with a 450-foot blast off Rockies starter Kyle Freeland in the fourth inning. That was the first homer of the year for Walker, who has added 11 RBI, nine runs scored and a .290 batting average in 17 games.

August 11, 2020 08:08 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Delivers two runs Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 2-for-5 with a double and two RBI in Monday's 12-8 win over Colorado.

Walker's first-inning double snapped an 0-for-10 skid and knocked in the first of two runs he delivered. Prior to that hitless run, Walker had been a consistent producer for a Diamondbacks' offense that has been slow to start. He leads Arizona with eight doubles and has 10 RBI through 16 games.

August 8, 2020 03:24 PM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Heads to bench
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker is not in the lineup Saturday against the Padres.

Walker sits for just the second time in the season's first 15 games. Jake Lamb will be the first baseman in his absence.

August 7, 2020 11:00 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Delivers run-scoring double
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 1-for-4 with a double, an RBI and a run scored in Thursday's 5-4 win over the Astros.

Walker was in the middle of a three-run sixth inning, plating a run with a double and later scoring. It was his league-leading seventh double of the season. Walker, who had a groin injury late in summer camp that limited his ability to play the field, started a fourth consecutive game at first base.

August 1, 2020 02:36 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Swats go-ahead double
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker went 2-for-4 with a three-run double and a run scored during Friday's win over the Dodgers.

With Arizona trailing 3-2 in the eighth inning, Walker crushed a bases-clearing, go-ahead double off Blake Treinen to give the Diamondbacks the lead for good. The 29-year-old also singled in the fifth. Across seven games this season, Walker is 9-for-27 with four doubles.

July 29, 2020 07:12 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Starts at first base
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker started at first base and went 1-for-4 with two runs scored in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Rangers.

This was Walker's first start in the field after dealing with a groin injury late in camp, which limited him to DH-duty only early in the season. His return to first base relegated Jake Lamb to designated hitter. Walker is 4-for-15 with two doubles, two RBI and two runs scored over four games.

July 27, 2020 10:28 PM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Back in lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker started at designated hitter Monday and went 0-for-3 with a walk in a 6-2 loss to the Padres.

Walker, who was given a day off Sunday, returned to the lineup Monday. After a groin injury cropped up late in summer camp, Walker has been limited to three starts as the designated hitter. Ildemaro Vargas started at first base Monday after Jake Lamb started the first three games.

July 26, 2020 05:40 PM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Out of Sunday's lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker is not in the lineup for Sunday's game at San Diego.

The Diamondbacks have struggled offensively to begin the season with only three runs through the first two games, and Walker has accounted for two of those runs by going 3-for-8 with a double and two RBI. Jake Lamb will start at first base Sunday, while Kevin Cron serves as the designated hitter.

July 26, 2020 09:16 AM
Diamondbacks' Christian Walker: Drives in lone run
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Walker started as the designated hitter and went 1-for-4 with a double and an RBI in Saturday's 5-1 loss to the Padres.

It was the second straight start at DH for Walker, who nursed a sore groin over the final week of summer camp. The Diamondbacks' offense was held to three runs over the first two games, but Walker has stood out. He's knocked in a run in each of the first two games and is 2-for-3 with runners in scoring position.

Last 7 Games
DateOpponentResultABRHHRRBIBBSB
09/27vs COLW 11-34010010
09/26vs COLL 3-104100000
09/25vs COLW 11-55110000
09/25vs COLW 4-04221201
09/23vs TEXW 7-33000010
09/22vs TEXW 7-05010000
09/20@ HOUL 2-34010000
Fantasy Points By Week
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Batting Stats
SeasonTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2020ARI572183559734195011.271.333.4590.792
2019ARI1525298613729736715581.259.348.4760.825
2018ARI3749683632210.163.226.3880.614
2017ARI111223221500.250.400.8331.233
2016BAL0000000000------------
2015BAL7901003400.111.333.1110.444
2014BAL61813111900.167.210.3890.599
Total2708351302114211694245102.253.335.4660.801
More Batting Stats
SeasonTeamG2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2020ARI5718110030306
2019ARI152261252106611
2018ARI37201900101
2017ARI11101000200
2016BAL000000000
2015BAL700100000
2014BAL610700000
Total2704823894012618
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGPABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLG
2012ASX-Aberdeen Ironbirds228112235029101421.284.376.420
2013AA-Bowie Baysox1762715500161000.242.319.323
2013AFA-Frederick Keys552152562170835174120.288.343.479
2013AFX-Delmarva Shorebirds31116194150320111603.353.420.474
2014AA-Bowie Baysox95366581101522077388321.300.367.516
2014AAA-Norfolk Tides441661543100619184900.259.335.428
2015AAA-Norfolk Tides1385346813733118744913613.257.324.423
2016AAA-Norfolk1315046413329218644013813.264.321.436
2017AAA-Reno Aces133514104159349321146110452.309.382.597
2018AAA-Reno Aces8432468972541871268610.299.354.568
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/220
Birthdate:
03/28/1991
Age:
29
Hometown:
Norristown, PA
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Arizona Diamondbacks
College:
South Carolina
MLB Experience:
1