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Detroit Tigers

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
4%2%
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
1693.22510243
Batting Summary
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2019DET481692438310146330.286.343.225

Player Updates

September 28, 2019 12:44 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Sitting for Game 1
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not in the lineup for Game 1 of Saturday's doubleheader against the White Sox.

He is hitting .203 with one home run, zero steals and a 25:2 K:BB in 64 at-bats this month. Brandon Dixon is starting in right field and batting sixth.

September 25, 2019 03:04 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: On bench Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not starting Wednesday against the Twins.

Demeritte has hit just .183/.210/.283 in the month of April. Victor Reyes starts in right field Wednesday.

September 19, 2019 03:32 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Rides pine Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not in Thursday's lineup against the Indians.

He is hitting .222 with one home run and 11 strikeouts over his last 10 games. Harold Castro will start in center field while Victor Reyes slides over to right field.

September 17, 2019 01:32 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Not in lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not in the lineup Tuesday against Cleveland.

Demeritte owns a poor .167/.191/.258 slash line over his last 19 contests. Victor Reyes starts in right field in his absence.

September 14, 2019 02:12 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Out of Saturday's lineup
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not in Saturday's lineup against the Orioles.

He is 7-for-37 (.189) with one home run, zero steals and a 15:1 K:BB in 10 games this month. Brandon Dixon will start in right field and bat sixth.

September 12, 2019 05:40 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Rides pine for Game 2
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not starting Game 2 of Thursday's doubleheader against the Yankees, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.

Demeritte will head to the bench for the second half of Thursday's twin bill after going 1-for-5 with a solo home run -- his third of the season -- in Game 1. Victor Reyes is covering right field in his stead in Game 2, with Harold Castro starting in center field.

September 5, 2019 11:04 AM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Sits amid slump
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is not in Thursday's lineup against the Royals.

He has cooled off quite a bit after a nice start to his big-league career. Demeritte is hitting .100 with 13 strikeouts in 30 at-bats over his last nine games. Victor Reyes will start in right field and lead off.

September 1, 2019 01:04 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Gets rest day
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Twins.

Demeritte will get just his second day off since making his MLB debut Aug. 3. The rookie got off to a promising start to his stint with Detroit but faded badly at the end of August, going 1-for-20 with 10 strikeouts over his last six games of the month. Victor Reyes will fill in for Demeritte in right field.

August 21, 2019 04:04 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Back in action
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte (groin) is starting in right field and hitting second Wednesday against the Astros.

Demeritte has been cleared to rejoin the starting lineup after missing Tuesday's game due to groin soreness. Since earning a promotion to the majors at the beginning of August, the outfielder is slashing .292/.356/.492 with two home runs and three stolen bases in 18 games. Demeritte will face Justin Verlander in his return to action.

August 20, 2019 06:16 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Battling groin soreness
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte isn't in Tuesday's lineup due to groin soreness, Chris McCosky of The Detroit News reports.

It's unknown when the issue popped up, but Demeritte will be held out Tuesday as a result. He'll be considered day-to-day until further notice.

August 20, 2019 05:52 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Heads to bench
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte isn't in the starting lineup for Tuesday's game against the Astros.

Demeritte will retreat to the bench after going 10-for-28 with two doubles and a home run over his last seven starts. Victor Reyes draws the nod in right field and is set to lead off.

August 20, 2019 10:40 AM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Hits second homer
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs scored in the Tigers' 5-4 loss to the Astros on Monday.

The 24-year-old got his second long ball of the year as part of a three-hit day, touching up Hector Rondon with a seventh-inning solo blast. He's performed respectably in his 18 big-league games this season, posting a .292/.356/.492 slash line with three steals across 65 at-bats.

August 19, 2019 11:32 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Posts three hits in Houston
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte went 3-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs scored in Monday's 5-4 loss to the Astros.

Demeritte has been productive since getting an opportunity at the MLB level following the Tigers' trade of Nicholas Castellanos. The 24-year-old outfielder is batting .292 with an .848 OPS and two home runs in 18 games, and he figures to keep playing on a regular basis down the stretch as Detroit assesses its young players for next season.

August 14, 2019 04:08 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Nabs third steal
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte went 2-for-5 with two runs and a stolen base Tuesday in the Tigers' 11-6 loss to the Mariners.

The rookie has now put together a seven-game hit streak, during which he's produced three extra-base knocks while going 2-for-2 on stolen-base attempts. Though he didn't post any eye-popping steal totals in the minors, Demeritte's 84th-percentile sprint speed (per Baseball Savant) implies that he may possess more upside on the basepaths than initially believed. The 35-81 Tigers don't have many capable bats surrounding him in the lineup, so Demeritte could receive the green light to run fairly often if he continues reaching base at a .360 clip.

August 9, 2019 11:44 AM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Walks, scores three times Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte went 1-for-2 with a solo home run, three walks and three runs scored in Thursday's 10-8 win over the Royals.

Demeritte has received regular playing time since the Tigers traded Nicholas Castellanos at the deadline, and the 24-year-old cashed in Thursday night. He should continue to play a lot the rest of the way and could be worth a look in deep formats if he starts to string together some games like this one.

August 3, 2019 11:04 AM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Looks good in debut
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte went 1-for-2 with two walks, a triple, a run scored and a stolen base in Friday's 5-4 loss to the Rangers.

The 24-year-old made an impact in his major-league debut, as his three-bagger was the only extra-base hit the Tigers managed against Lance Lynn on the night. Demeritte hasn't shown much speed in the minors in recent years, so Friday's steal may have been an aberration, but his .387 OBP and 51 walks in 96 Triple-A games before his promotion suggests the patience is very real. Don't be surprised if he works his way toward the top of the Detroit batting order before long.

August 1, 2019 07:28 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Summoned to majors
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte had his contract selected from Triple-A Toledo on Thursday.

As expected, the Tigers will waste no time in giving Demeritte a look with the big club after acquiring the 24-year-old from the Braves in exchange for Shane Greene on Wednesday. The corner outfielder has fared well in his first taste of Triple-A this season, slashing .286/.387/.558 with 20 home runs, four stolen bases and a 26.6 percent strikeout rate with Gwinnett. There's playing time to be had in Detroit's outfield with Christin Stewart (concussion) on the injured list and Nicholas Castellanos traded to the Cubs on Wednesday.

August 1, 2019 07:28 PM
Tigers' Travis Demeritte: Dealt to Detroit
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte was traded from the Braves to the Tigers along with Joey Wentz in exchange for Shane Greene, Robert Murray of The Athleticf reports.

Demeritte was one of the more obvious prospects who could get dealt at this year's deadline, as he was fully blocked in Atlanta but deserved a legitimate look on a rebuilding club. The 24-year-old corner outfielder has a .286/.387/.558 slash line with 20 home runs and a 26.6 percent strikeout rate at Triple-A. Strikeouts have always been a part of the package with Demeritte, but his power is legitimate, and he gets on base at a solid clip. He has 96 games under his belt at Triple-A, so it's possible the Tigers could give him a look in the majors at some point over the next two months. Per Evan Woodbery of MLive.com, it sounds like he could join the Tigers as early as Friday.

August 3, 2017 09:52 AM
Braves' Travis Demeritte: Homers twice for Double-A Mississippi
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte went 2-for-3 with a walk and two solo home runs for Double-A Mississippi in Wednesday's loss to Mobile.

The 22-year-old has been having a miserable season at Double-A, and the multi-hit performance was his first in almost two months as he's limped to a .173/.258/.353 slash line over his last 50 games. Demeritte has the skill set to profile as a utility player in the majors if he can further improve his strikeout rate, but with Dansby Swanson and Ozzie Albies seemingly locked into starting roles as the Braves' double-play duo of the future, and Johan Camargo making a case for playing time as well, it may take a change of scenery for Demeritte to get a real shot at a big-league job.

June 20, 2017 06:16 PM
Braves' Travis Demeritte: Career-best strikeout rate at Double-A
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Demeritte, 22, is hitting .245/.323/.438 with 10 home runs and five steals (on 11 attempts) in 279 plate appearances for Double-A Mississippi.

Most impressively, Demeritte is striking out at a career-best 26.5 percent clip while maintaining a high walk rate (10.4 percent). That is still a pretty high strikeout rate, but his power, on-base skills and potentially elite defense at second base would help compensate for what could be a pretty low batting average most years. He has a chance to profile as the Braves' super utility player of the future, in a Hernan Perez type of role, but may also have the ability to profile as an everyday second baseman in the right situation.

Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs Chicago2550 .250 .280 .200
vs Detwiler (Career)000000
vs LHP43110 .304 .349 .256
Last 7 Games
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9/24MIN4010000
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9/28@CHW3110000
9/29@CHW3000010
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Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2019DET481692438310146330 .286 .343 .225
2020DET0000000000 --- --- ---
Total 481692438310146330 .286 .343 .225
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2019DETOF4746105104010 .990
Total  4746105104010 .990
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2019DET725811103
2020DET00000000
Total 725811103
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2013R-Azl Rangers39144314153420294951 .411 .444 .285
2014AFX-Hickory Crawdads118398778416225665017162 .310 .450 .211
2015AFX-Hickory Crawdads4817027411215192569101 .343 .412 .241
2015ASX-Spokane Indians52003000021102 .227 .150 .150
2016AFA-High Desert883317390204255941125133 .352 .583 .272
2016AFA-Carolina35124213195311265041 .384 .476 .250
2017AA-Mississippi Braves1244586210621615454913457 .306 .402 .231
Total 45716452913968321772202226094317 .333 .457 .241
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/180
Birthdate:
9/30/1994
Age:
25
Hometown:
Manhattan, NY
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
Detroit Tigers
College:

MLB Experience:
1