Christian Yelich

#21, LF, Miami
Christian Yelich
  • Height:
    6-3
  • Weight:
    194
  • Bats:
    L
  • Throws:
    R
  • Born:
    December 5, 1991
  • Birth Place:
    Thousand Oaks, California
  • College:
    None
  • Draft:
    2010 1ˢᵗ round (23ʳᵈ pick) by the Miami Marlins
  • AVG
    .308
  • HR
    5
  • RBI
    20
  • R
    24


Player Notes
Christian Yelich (back) is back in the Marlins' lineup Sunday.

Advice: It will be his first start in over a week, as he's been battling back spasms. Yelich is in left field and hitting third against Julio Teheran and the Braves.

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Sun, May 29 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) struck out as a pinch-hitter in Saturday's loss to the Braves.

Advice: Yelich hasn't started in over a week due to back spasms, although he has made a couple pinch-hitting appearances. It's possible he'll be back in the lineup Sunday.

Sun, May 29 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) remains out of the Marlins starting lineup on Saturday.

Advice: Yelich has been sidelined for the past week with back spasms, but did appear as a pinch hitter on Friday night. He's inching closer to a return.

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Sat, May 28 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) took batting practice on the field Friday.

Advice: He remains out of the lineup, but it does appear some progress is being made. Yelich returning to action sometime over the weekend would appear to be realistic.

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Fri, May 27 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) remained out of the Marlins' lineup Friday.

Advice: He's now missed six games with back spasms. Yelich has some history with back issues, although it doesn't appear at this point the disabled list is being considered. Cole Gillespie will start in left field again.

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Fri, May 27 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) is out again Thursday.

Advice: This will be the fifth game in a row that Yelich has missed with what the Marlins originally labeled back spasms. It's probably something a little more serious than that. Derek Dietrich is starting in left field in a very patchwork lineup for the Fish on Thursday afternoon against the Rays.

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Thu, May 26 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) remains out of the Marlins' starting lineup on Wednesday in Tampa Bay.

Advice: Yelich has now missed four straight games with what's being called "back spasms." Cole Gillespie will start in left field and bat eighth against Matt Andriese.

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Wed, May 25 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) is out of the Marlins' lineup again Tuesday against the Rays.

Advice: Yelich has missed three straight starts with back spasms. He was announced as a pinch-hitter Monday, but Cole Gillespie ultimately took the at-bat. He remains day-to-day. The hot-hitting Ichiro Suzuki will continue to play left field. He's batting leadoff Tuesday against right-hander Jake Odorizzi.

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Tue, May 24 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) is out of the Marlins' lineup again on Monday against the Rays.

Advice: Ichiro Suzuki will start in left field and bat leadoff versus Rays left-hander Matt Moore. J.T. Realmuto is batting third in the series opener at Marlins Park.

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Mon, May 23 Rotoworld
Christian Yelich (back) remained out of the Marlins' lineup Sunday.

Advice: Yelich was scratched from Saturday's lineup due to back spasms and apparently still isn't ready to play. Ichiro Suzuki will again handle left field. The Marlins are also resting J.T. Realmuto, as Jeff Mathis is doing the catching.

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Sun, May 22 Rotoworld

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Head-to-head vs. Pittsburgh

Head-to-head vs. Pittsburgh
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. PIT 16 60 8 18 2 0 3 7 3 14 1 1 .300 .333 .483 .817
Home (this year) 21 69 12 20 4 0 3 9 12 10 2 0 .290 .398 .478 .876
Night (this year) 33 115 16 36 8 1 3 14 15 23 3 1 .313 .394 .478 .872
Last game vs. PIT 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career vs. Jonathon Niese 15 5 1 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 .333 .333 .400 .733
Batting
Last 10 Games Season To Date
Date Opp. Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
May 31 PIT W 3-1 3 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 .314 .415 .503 .918
May 30 PIT L 0-10 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .308 .408 .500 .908
May 29 @ATL W 7-3 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .314 .414 .510 .924
May 28 @ATL L 2-7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .318 .420 .520 .941
May 27 @ATL L 2-4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .320 .423 .524 .947
May 23 TB W 7-6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .420 .524 .943
May 21 WAS W 3-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .420 .524 .943
May 20 WAS L 1-4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .320 .420 .524 .943
May 18 @PHI L 2-4 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .322 .424 .531 .955
May 17 @PHI L 1-3 4 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .317 .422 .525 .947
Career Stats
Batting
Batting
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2013 MIA 62 240 34 69 12 1 4 16 31 66 10 0 .288 .370 .396 .766
2014 MIA 144 582 94 165 30 6 9 54 70 137 21 7 .284 .362 .402 .764
2015 MIA 126 476 63 143 30 2 7 44 47 101 16 5 .300 .366 .416 .782
2016 MIA 46 156 24 48 13 1 5 20 25 30 3 2 .308 .408 .500 .908
Totals 378 1454 215 425 85 10 25 134 173 334 50 14 .292 .370 .416 .786
Fielding
Fielding
Year Team G POS GS INN PO TC A E DP FPCT
2013 MIA 59 LF 56 505 103 103 0 0 0 1.000
2013 MIA 5 CF 5 39 11 11 0 0 0 1.000
2014 MIA 138 LF 133 1182 255 262 6 1 1 .996
2014 MIA 12 CF 9 76 16 17 0 1 0 .941
2015 MIA 103 LF 86 786 182 189 5 2 0 .989
2015 MIA 36 CF 36 282 74 75 1 0 1 1.000
2016 MIA 42 LF 42 371 56 60 2 2 0 .967
Totals 395 LF 367 3243 697 717 14 6 2 .992