Whit Merrifield

2B, Kansas City Royals

Bats R Throws R
Height 6'0" Weight 195 DOB 1989-01-24 Age 29
Hometown Florence, SC

Season Projections
2019 Season, Updated Jan 17
SourceABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
Zeile59584172384136450111359.289.344.432.344
Steamer-Fangraphs599811653731259461103110.275.327.407.327

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
  • Royals Rumblings - News for January 18, 2019
    Jan 18 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Review Laboratory: A team full of Whit Merrifields
    Jan 17 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for January 17, 2019
    Jan 17 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • ZIPS projects Royals to have lots of hitters who can‚Äôt get on base
    Jan 16 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Joey Wendle ranked 7th best 2B in baseball by MLB Network
    Jan 14 · Drays Bay (Rays Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for January 14, 2019
    Jan 14 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Milwaukee Brewers in heavy pursuit of an infielder, per report
    Jan 10 · Brew Crew Ball (Brewers Blog)
  • Do the Indians feel the need for speed?
    Jan 9 · Lets Go Tribe (Indians Blog)
  • The Royals? versatility should be a plus for them in 2019
    Jan 9 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • The art of caring when nothing matters
    Jan 8 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Milwaukee Brewers continue to have substantial trade talks for Madison Bumgarner, per report
    Jan 7 · Brew Crew Ball (Brewers Blog)
  • Hok Talk: How accurate were the 2018 ZiPS?
    Jan 5 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for January 4, 2019
    Jan 4 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for January 3, 2019
    Jan 3 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
    Royals Whit Merrifield prospect
  • Can KC steal 250 bags in '19? Whit thinks so
    Jan 2 · royals.com (Royals Team Site)
  • The top ten Royals storylines to follow in 2019
    Jan 2 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for January 2, 2019
    Jan 2 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • The best of Royals Review in 2018
    Dec 31 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Hok Talk: New year?s resolutions
    Dec 29 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Review Radio - ?The Gotta Go Fast!? Episode
    Dec 28 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • The top ten Royals stories of 2018
    Dec 27 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • 25 Christmas Wishes For the 2019 Royals
    Dec 25 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Weekend Rumblings - News for December 22, 2018
    Dec 22 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Could the 2019 Royals steal 200 bases...or more?
    Dec 20 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for December 20, 2019
    Dec 20 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Will Bubba Starling ever make it to the big league club?
    Dec 19 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • I am ready to play for the Royals if they are interested
    Dec 19 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for December 19, 2018
    Dec 19 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Just how fast is Billy Hamilton?
    Dec 17 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Hok Talk: The TV deal cares not for 2019
    Dec 15 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for December 14, 2018
    Dec 14 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for December 13, 2018
    Dec 13 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • How the Royals won the 2019 World Series
    Dec 12 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for December 11, 2018
    Dec 11 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Moore: Merrifield staying put with KC
    Dec 10 · royals.com (Royals Team Site)
    Royals Billy Hamilton Whit Merrifield
  • Bid on game-used items, baseball experiences
    Dec 10 · royals.com (Royals Team Site)
  • Royals sign outfielder Billy Hamilton to one-year, $5.25 million deal
    Dec 10 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for December 10, 2018
    Dec 10 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • BCB Mailbag 55: Manny Machado?s leaky toilet
    Dec 8 · Brew Crew Ball (Brewers Blog)
  • Hok Talk: Turning the 2019 Royals into a contender
    Dec 8 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Weekend Rumblings - News for December 8, 2018
    Dec 8 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Previewing the Winter Meetings for the Royals
    Dec 7 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Chicago Cubs Winter Meetings preview
    Dec 7 · Bleed Cubbie Blue (White Sox Blog)
  • Royals ?looking hard? at outfielder Billy Hamilton
    Dec 6 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals sign versatile utility player Chris Owings
    Dec 5 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • A look at Omar NarvŠez?s defense
    Dec 5 · Lookout Landing (Mariners Blog)
  • How could the Royals get the most out of Billy Hamilton?
    Dec 5 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Review Radio: The ?We?re Back? Episode
    Dec 3 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
    Royals Whit Merrifield Bubba Starling
  • Mike Moustakas back to Kansas City? It?s more likely than you think.
    Dec 3 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Non-tendered free agents that could interest the Royals
    Dec 3 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Mets Morning News for December 2, 2018
    Dec 2 · Amazin' Avenue (Mets Blog)
  • Weekend Rumblings - News for December 1, 2018
    Dec 1 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • The handling of Nicky Lopez may give us a hint of the Royals internal timeline
    Nov 30 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • 2018 Season in Review: The best games of the year
    Nov 29 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for November 29, 2018
    Nov 29 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for November 28, 2018
    Nov 28 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Fans show up for winning first, players second
    Nov 27 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Hok Talk: Royals as Thanksgiving foods
    Nov 24 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for November 23, 2018
    Nov 23 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • A baseball fan says ?Thank You?
    Nov 21 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Checking out the trade market: American League
    Nov 20 · Over The Monster (Red Sox Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for November 20, 2018
    Nov 20 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • The greatest Royals players born in each state
    Nov 19 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Royals Rumblings - News for November 19, 2018
    Nov 19 · Royals Review (Royals Blog)
  • Hitting
    SeasonTeamABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
    2016KC3114488223229197283.283.323.392.323
    2017KC5878016932619782988348.288.324.460.324
    2018KC632881924331260611144510.304.367.438.367
    Fielding
    Season1B2B3BLFCFRFOFDH
    201616551304160
    2017113217010160
    20185108013083911