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Ian Desmond



Pos: OF
Previous Team: Rangers
2016 Stats: 156 G, .285/.335/.446, 22 HR, 86 RBI
DoB: 1985-09-20 (31)
Bats: R
Throws: R
Player Profile: Had an All-Star season transitioning to OF. Intriguing option if moved back to SS.
Est. Contract: 3 years, $48 million
Actual Contract: 5 years, $70
New Team: Rockies
Notes/Analysis: 2016-11-08: Rangers extended a qualifying offer.

2016-12-07: Signs a five-year deal with Colorado, expected to play some first base in addition to outfield.


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Parker Hageman
Nov 08 2016 12:50 PM

Per Jon Morosi, Orioles interested in Desmond. Considers him a Zobrist+, adding value at playing two premium positions.