Anthony Rendon

Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 195
Bat: R
Throw: R
College: Rice
Birth Place: Houston, Texas
Draft: 2011 1st round (6th pick) by the
  • Anthony Rendon homered and drove in three runs in a loss to the Mets on Thursday.
    Advice: Rendon hit a two-run homer, his 22nd of the year, in the sixth inning, and he chipped in an RBI groundout in the eighth. The game was the fifth in a row in which Rendon has driven in two or more runs, and he's hitting .480 during a six-game hitting streak. He's flat-out unconscious right now, and his season line is up to .304/.369/.522 with 82 RBI and 82 runs scored as a result of his amazing run.
  • Anthony Rendon went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in the Nationals' loss to the Marlins on Monday.
    Advice: Rendon blasted a two-run homer, his 21st of the year, off Marlins starter Trevor Richards in the third inning and notched his second consecutive three hit-effort. He also singled and scored a run in the second and singled in the sixth. He's been on an absolute tear at the plate, hitting .349 (22-for-63) with three homers and 11 RBI in 16 games this month. The 28-year-old third baseman is hitting .304/.369/.520 with 81 runs scored, 21 homers, 77 RBI and a pair of stolen bases in 548 plate appearances.
  • Anthony Rendon went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in the Nationals' 6-4 win over the Braves on Sunday.
    Advice: Rendon connected on a 94-mph heater from Braves southpaw Sean Newcomb, launching an opposite-field two-run dinger in the third inning. He also recorded a pair of singles to notch his 13th three-hit effort in 124 games. The 28-year-old third baseman has eclipsed the 20-homer plateau in three consecutive seasons and four of the last five years. He’s hitting .300/.366/.511 with 79 runs scored, 20 homers, 75 RBI and two stolen bases in 544 plate appearances.
  • Anthony Rendon went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored as the Nationals topped the Braves on Saturday afternoon.
    Advice: Rendon delivered a two-run ground-rule double in the sixth inning, extending the Nationals lead to 5-1. He's now hitting .296/.362/.503 on the season.