Blaze Alexander

SS,DH · Arizona Diamondbacks

Bats R Throws R
DOB 1999-06-11 Age 24.8
2024 Fantasy Rankings

NFBC ADP (15-team): 44.10, 655th

Season Projections

SourceFPtsGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSO%SBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSISO
ATC47.1187366815302762331.910.227.299.346.645.119
Steamer64.8261059411214121083331.111.219.291.341.632.122
THE BAT46.7187366815302752432.610.225.291.349.640.124
Zeile51.0218273816302872530.511.219.293.342.635.123

ATC projections by Ariel Cohen. Steamer projections by Steamer Projections Blog. THE BAT projections by Derek Carty. Zeile Consensus projections by FantasyPros.

Fantasy Baseball News Last 90 Days

  • Blaze Alexander Still Out On Tuesday

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    Arizona Diamondbacks rookie infielder Blaze Alexander (hamstring) remains out of the team's starting lineup on Tuesday as they get set to face the St. Louis Cardinals. Alexander injured his right hamstring on Sunday and will miss his second straight game as a result. The 24-year-old was reportedly available off the bench in Monday's game, though, so it doesn't appear to be a serious injury and he should be considered day-to-day. Kevin Newman is starting at the 6 on Tuesday and will hit eighth against Cardinals left-hander Steven Matz. Although Newman has hit .583 with a 1.416 OPS and five RBI in 12 career at-bats against Matz, he'll still be a low-upside DFS sleeper on Tuesday. Alexander has looked great in his first 18 major-league games in 2024, going 17-for-53 (.321) with three home runs, 13 RBI and a steal in his first 58 plate appearances.

    Apr 23 · Source via Arizona Diamondbacks Blaze Alexander
  • Blaze Alexander Exits Early On Sunday

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    Arizona Diamondbacks infielder Blaze Alexander (hamstring) was forced to exit early during Sunday's game against the San Francisco Giants. The young shortstop was pulled out of the game due to cramping in his right hamstring. This sounds like a minor issue that shouldn't force Alexander to the injured list. For the moment, fantasy managers should consider Alexander as day-to-day. Kevin Newman figures to see more playing time until Alexander is ready again.

    Apr 21 · Source via Arizona Diamondbacks Blaze Alexander
  • Blaze Alexander Homers, Reaches Base Three Times

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    Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Blaze Alexander went 2-for-2 with his second home run of the season in Wednesday's 5-3 win over the Rockies and also drew a walk. The 24-year-old has hit safely in four straight games now and is showing well at the plate in his debut, going 10-for-29 (.345) with two home runs, four RBI, five runs scored, one stolen base, and a 4:9 BB:K in 33 plate appearances. The youngster is filling in for injured Geraldo Perdomo, who is expected back in about a month, but Alexander provides a little more pop than Perdomo. If he continues to hit well it might be hard to get him out of the lineup when Perdomo returns, but he could potentially DH as well. Alexander is also eligible at second base in Yahoo leagues which gives managers additional flexibility.

    Apr 11 · Source via Arizona Diamondbacks Blaze Alexander
  • Geraldo Perdomo Injured On Wednesday

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    Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop Geraldo Perdomo (knee) left Wednesday's extra-inning loss to the New York Yankees in the 10th inning and was walking with a slight limp. He started hobbling halfway to second base and stood on the bag hunched over for a while before leaving the game. The Arizona Republic's Theo Mackie suggests it could have been Perdomo's knee, which he had a minor issue with during spring training. Before leaving, Perdomo went 0-for-4 with an RBI and two strikeouts in the 6-5 loss. If the 24-year-old is forced to miss any time because of the injury, expect Blaze Alexander to see most of the playing time at shortstop for Arizona. Until we know more on Perdomo's injury, fantasy managers should consider him day-to-day. The D-backs are off on Thursday before heading to Atlanta to face the Braves on Friday.UPDATE: Perdomo is officially listed as day-to-day with right-knee discomfort.

    Apr 3 · Source via Arizona Diamondbacks Blaze Alexander Geraldo Perdomo
  • Blaze Alexander Finishes Impressive Spring With Homer

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    Arizona Diamondbacks shortstop prospect Blaze Alexander finished his impressive Cactus League by going 1-for-2 with a walk and two-run homer versus the Cleveland Guardians. Alexander, 24, made waves this spring by hitting .400 (22-for-55) with two homers, eight RBI and five stolen bases. Alexander has put the pressure on the Diamondbacks to let him break camp as a bench option. Despite shortstop Jordan Lawlar having the better long-term future, it will be hard for the Diamondbacks to send Alexander packing after putting up some of the best spring numbers in all of baseball. If he does break camp, Alexander would operate in a utility role to start the season and could be avoided to minimal opportunity.

    Mar 27 · Source via Arizona Diamondbacks Blaze Alexander
  • Hitting Stats

    SeasonTeamFPtsGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSO%SBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSISO
    2024ARI59.01858539174031351424.111.321.379.566.945.245
    2024 ATC47.1187366815302762331.910.227.299.346.645.119
    2024 Steamer64.8261059411214121083331.111.219.291.341.632.122
    2024 THE BAT46.7187366815302752432.610.225.291.349.640.124
    2024 Zeile51.0218273816302872530.511.219.293.342.635.123

    Historic stats obtained free of charge from and are copyrighted by Retrosheet. ATC projections by Ariel Cohen. Steamer projections by Steamer Projections Blog. THE BAT projections by Derek Carty. Zeile Consensus projections by FantasyPros.

    Fielding Stats

    SeasonTeam2BSSDH
    2024ARI1118

    2024

    WeekOppFPtsGPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSO%SBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSISO
    4at SF, vs CHC27.0619183740191421.101.389.421.7781.199.389
    3vs STL, at COL13.0516143400112318.800.286.375.500.875.214
    2at ATL, vs NYY16.0516143400122425.010.286.375.500.875.214
    1vs COL3.02770200010342.900.286.286.286.572.000

    2024

    DateOppResultFPtsOrdPAABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSO%SBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSISO
    Apr 21at SFW 5-30.0922000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000
    Apr 20at SFL 3-74.07441110010250.000.250.250.500.750.250
    Apr 19at SFW 17-116.0865232015100.000.600.6671.6002.2671.000
    Apr 17vs CHCL 3-51.07220100000150.000.500.500.5001.000.000
    Apr 16vs CHCW 12-116.07550210030120.000.400.400.6001.000.200
    Apr 15vs CHCL 2-30.05a000000000001
    Apr 14vs STLW 5-00.0833000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000
    Apr 12vs STLL 6-91.08331000000133.300.000.000.000.000.000
    Apr 10at COLW 5-38.0732120011100.0001.0001.0002.5003.5001.500
    Apr 9at COLW 3-22.09430100001125.000.333.500.333.833.000
    Apr 8at COLL 5-72.08331100000133.300.333.333.333.666.000
    Apr 7at ATLL 2-51.0733010000000.000.333.333.333.666.000
    Apr 6at ATLL 8-90.09440000000125.000.000.000.000.000.000
    Apr 5at ATLL 5-60.08a2200000002100.000.000.000.000.000.000
    Apr 3vs NYYL 5-67.0632110011100.000.500.6672.0002.6671.500
    Apr 2vs NYYW 7-08.02432200011125.010.667.750.6671.417.000
    Mar 30vs COLL 4-90.07220000000150.000.000.000.000.000.000
    Mar 28vs COLW 16-13.07550200010240.000.400.400.400.800.000
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