Andrelton Simmons #19 - SS


  • Age: 25
  • DOB: 1989/09/04
  • POB: Mundo-Nobo, Netherlands Antilles
  • Height: 6-2 Weight: 195lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 2
  • Drafted by Atlanta in 2010 (2nd round).
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Simmons is hot (.412 in last 17AB).
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Scouting Report

AssetsOwns a big shortstop arm and has great range and defensive skills. Can also get on base and steal them at a decent clip. Is a fairly patient hitter with some untapped pop in his bat.
FlawsNeeds to fill out his 6-2 frame if he is ever to become a power hitter and/or run-producer at the big-league level. Also needs more experience to better handle everyday duties.
Career potentialAthletic shortstop with good upside.

Honours and Awards

2013NL - Rawlings Gold Glove Award
2011Carolina League (A) - All-Star Team
2010Appalachian League (R) - All-Star Team

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/08/16Missed 1 game (mouth injury).
2014/08/15Mouth injury, day-to-day.
2014/08/13Missed 6 games (sprained left ankle).
2014/08/06Sprained left ankle, day-to-day.
2014/05/29Missed 1 game (right ankle injury).
2014/05/28Right ankle injury, day-to-day.
2014/05/05Missed 1 game (personal reasons).
2014/05/04Personal reasons, day-to-day.
2014/04/12Missed 2 games (right wrist injury).
2014/04/10Right wrist injury, day-to-day.
2014/02/20Signed by the Atlanta Braves to a seven-year contract extension.
2013/04/08Missed 2 games (sprained left thumb).
2013/04/06Sprained left thumb, day-to-day.
2012/09/23Missed 4 games (sore left shoulder).
2012/09/18Sore left shoulder, day-to-day.
2012/09/10Missed 56 games (broken finger).
2012/07/09Broken finger, 15-day DL.
2012/05/30Contract purchased from Mississippi (AA).
2012/04/02Assigned by the Atlanta Braves to their minor league camp.
2012/02/02Re-signed by the Atlanta Braves to a minor league contract.


2010/06/07Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 2nd round (70th overall) in 2010.

Career Stats



GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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