Ian Desmond

LF, Colorado Rockies

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'3" Weight 215 DOB 1985-09-20 Age 33
Hometown Sarasota, FL

Season Projections
2019 Season, Updated Jan 17
SourceABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
Zeile48970125195187043130175.256.316.425.316
Steamer-Fangraphs41557111184165936110145.267.326.446.326

Zeile Consensus projections courtesy of FantasyPros. Steamer projections courtesy of Steamer Projections Blog and include playing time adjustments from Fangraphs.

News from the Past 60 Days
  • Thursday Rockpile: Time Keeps On Slippin’
    Jan 17 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • The Rockies look poised to go young at second base
    Jan 14 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • 40 in 40: Ryon Healy
    Jan 11 · Lookout Landing (Mariners Blog)
  • Thursday Rockpile: Vegas critical of Rockies in 2019
    Jan 10 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • DJ LeMahieu returning to the Rockies could still make sense
    Jan 7 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Saturday Rockpile: Tip of the Oberg
    Jan 5 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • The Journey of Love, Baseball, and Understanding
    Jan 3 · Lonestar Ball (Rangers Blog)
  • Thursday Rockpile: Rockies of Ages
    Jan 3 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Free Agent Profile: Bryce Harper
    Jan 2 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Why AJ Pollock makes sense for the Rockies
    Jan 1 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Our favorite articles of 2018
    Dec 31 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Prioritizing the contract extensions for Boston?s upcoming free agents
    Dec 28 · Over The Monster (Red Sox Blog)
  • Wednesday Rockpile: Boxing Day for the Rockies
    Dec 26 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Monday Rockpile: Helton not a Hall of Famer quite yet
    Dec 24 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Sunday Rockpile: On the Outside Looking In
    Dec 23 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • The 12 Days of Cubsmas, Day 10: Ten Strop saves
    Dec 22 · Bleed Cubbie Blue (White Sox Blog)
  • Saturday Rockpile: Murph?s Up!
    Dec 22 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • The impact of the Daniel Murphy signing
    Dec 21 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Colorado Rockies to sign Daniel Murphy
    Dec 21 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Friday Rockpile: Reactions to Daniel Murphy?s deal with the Rockies
    Dec 21 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Wire Taps: Nationals sign Anibal Sanchez, defer the money; Daniel Murphy to Rockies; Can Sanchez succeed in D.C.?
    Dec 21 · Federal Baseball (Nationals Blog)
  • Daniel Murphy or Justin Smoak: Who do you got?
    Dec 20 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Thursday Rockpile: To All the First Basemen That Have Played Before
    Dec 20 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Sunday Rockpile: A failure to communicate
    Dec 16 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Rocky Future? A possible suitor for Carlos Santana
    Dec 12 · Lookout Landing (Mariners Blog)
  • The Blue Jays and Troy Tulowitzki part ways as each set out to embark on a new era
    Dec 12 · Bluebird Banter (Blue Jays Blog)
  • Tuesday Rockpile: Rockies looking at potential first base upgrades
    Dec 11 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • 2018 MLB Winter Meetings: Rockies roster and payroll update
    Dec 10 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Monday Rockpile: Winter Meetings are coming
    Dec 10 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Saturday Rockpile: Just Joshin?
    Dec 8 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Friday Rockpile: Todd Helton and the Hall
    Dec 7 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Going For the Gold(schmidt)
    Dec 5 · Viva El Birdos (Cardinals Blog)
  • New batting stat could improve view of Rockies hitters
    Dec 3 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Sunday Rockpile: (Free) Agents in the Outfield
    Dec 2 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Saturday Rockpile: Non-Tender Deadline Breakdown
    Dec 1 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
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  • Phillies poking around trade market with Rockies, Mariners
    Nov 30 · The Good Phight (Phillies Blog)
  • Friday Rockpile: A California boy in New York?
    Nov 30 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Washington Nationals? GM Mike Rizzo has not ruled out possibility of Bryce Harper returning to D.C.
    Nov 29 · Federal Baseball (Nationals Blog)
  • AAOP 2018-19: I?ve made a huge mistake
    Nov 28 · Amazin' Avenue (Mets Blog)
  • Desmond eyes more production in 2019
    Nov 27 · rockies.com (Rockies Team Site)
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  • Sunday Rockpile: A difficult road looms ahead
    Nov 25 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Saturday Rockpile: After the (Arizona) Fall
    Nov 24 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Friday Rockpile: A Black Friday must-have?Ryan McMahon
    Nov 23 · Purple Row (Rockies Blog)
  • Hitting
    SeasonTeamABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
    2009WS829237241251410.280.318.561.318
    2010WAS52559141274106528109175.269.308.392.308
    2011WAS58465148275849351392510.253.298.358.298
    2012WAS51372150332257330113216.292.335.511.335
    2013WAS60077168383208043145216.280.331.453.331
    2014WAS59373151263249146183245.255.313.430.313
    2015WAS58369136272196245187135.233.290.384.290
    2016TEX625107178293228644160216.285.335.446.335
    2017COL33947931117402487154.274.326.375.326
    2018COL55582131218228853146206.236.307.422.307
    Fielding
    Season1B2BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2009051700110
    20100014900110
    20110015200000
    20120012800000
    20130015800000
    20140015400000
    20150015500000
    20160002913001560
    201727016610670
    2018138031820202