Washington Nationals 2016 Draft Class Stats Update (9/2)

Here is the updated stats on the 2016 Nats Draft Class. All of them have just gotten their MLB careers underway. ( ) indicates the Nationals’ minor league affiliate they were assigned to.

BOLD TYPE Indicates a Player standing out.

1 (28) — SS Carter Kieboom (GCL) Kieboom has appeared in 36 games with the GCL Nationals. He has 33 hits in 135 at bats. He has 16 extra base hits, which includes 8 doubles, 4 triples, and4 homers. He has scored 22 runs, has 1 stolen base, and driven in 25 runs. He has a .452 slugging percentage and a .323 OBP.  Keiboom is batting .244.

1 (29) — P Dane Dunning (Auburn), Assigned to the GCL Nationals and promoted to Auburn. He made a combined 6 starts and has posted a 3-1 record.  In 24.2 innings, he has allowed 20 hits, 7 runs, 6 walks, and has fanned 21 batters. Dunning has a WHIP of 1.05 and has recorded an impressive 2.55 ERA.

2 (58) — 3B Sheldon Neuse (Auburn) Neuse has appeared in 36 games and is 29 for 126 at the plate. He has 9 extra base hits, including 5 doubles, 3 triples, and 1 home run. He has scored 16 runs, has 2 stolen bases, and driven in 11 runs. He has a SLG of .341 and a OBP of .305 He is batting .230.

3 (94) — P Jesus Lazardo (Not Started Yet)

4 (124) — OF Nick Banks (Auburn). Banks appeared in 55 games and is 61 for 213 at the plate. He has 9 extra base hits, including 8 doubles and 1 triple. He has scored 17 runs, driven in 19 runs, and has stolen 7 bases. He has a SLG of .333 and a OBP of .313 He is batting .286.

5 (154) — OF Daniel Johnson (Auburn) Johnson has appeared in 58 games and has collected 61 hits on 227 at bats. He has 13 extra base hits, including 9 doubles and 4 triples. He has scored 23 runs, stolen 11 bases, and driven in 12 runs. He has a SLG of .344 and a OBP of .316 He is batting .269.

6 (184) — C Tres Barrera (Auburn) Barrera has appeared in 46 games and has collected 39 hits on 159 at bats. He has 13 extra base hits, including 9 doubles, 1 triple,  and 3 home runs. He has scored 18 runs and driven in 16 runs. He has a SLG of .371 and a OBP of .335. He is batting .245.

7 (214) — 2B Jacob Noll (Auburn) Noll was initially assigned to Rookie GCL and has been promoted to Auburn. Noll has appeared in 54 games and has collected 49 hits on 193 at bats. He has 11 extra base hits, including 5 doubles, 2 triples, and 4 home runs. He has scored 27 runs, has 3 stolen bases, and driven in 24 runs. He has a SLG of .363 and a OBP of .313 He is batting .254. Since his promotion to Auburn, Noll is batting .333 with a .410 slugging percentage.

8 (244) — P A.J. Bogucki (Auburn) A.J. has appeared in 11 games and has made 6 starts between GCL and Auburn. He is 0-5 with 1 save. He appeared in 26.1 innings and allowed 37 hits, 23 runs, has walked 13, and and fanned 21 batters. He has a 1.90 WHIP and an ERA of 7.86.

9 (274) — C Joey Harris (GCL) Harris has appeared in 26 games and has collected 22 hits on 73 at bats. He has 2 extra base hits, which are 2 doubles. He has scored 7 runs, stolen 1 base, and driven in 10 runs. He has a SLG of .414 and a OBP of .329 He is batting .301.

10 (304) — SS Paul Panaccione (Auburn) Panaccione has appeared in 45 games and has collected 35 hits on 159 at bats. He has 7 extra base hits, including 6 doubles and 1 triple. He has scored 11 runs, stolen 3 bases, and driven in 8 runs. He has a SLG of .270 and a OBP of .266 He is batting .220.

11 — CF Armond Upshaw (GCL) Upshaw has appeared in 13 games and is 13 for 40 at the plate. He has two extra base hits, including a double and a triple.  He has scored 6 runs, has 2 RBI, and has swiped 2 bases. He has a .400 SLG and a .391 OBP. Upshaw is batting .325.

12 — P Hayden Howard (Auburn) Has appeared in 10 games has posted an 0-2 record. He has appeared in 19.1 innings and allowed 27 hits, 9 walk, 12 runs, and has struck out 12. Howard has a WHIP of 1.86 and an ERA of 5.59.

13 — 1B Conner Simonetti (GCL) Simonetti has appeared in 42 games and has collected 44 hits on 157 at bats. He has 13 extra base hits, including 6 doubles, 1 triple, and 6 home runs. He has scored 21 runs, stolen 0 bases, and driven in 24 runs. He has a SLG of .446 and a OBP of .333 He is batting .280.

14 — P Kyle Simonds (Auburn) Simonds has appeared in 14 combined games between GCL and Auburn, including 4 starts. He is 1-3 on the season. He has pitched a combined 34 innings and has allowed 25 hits, 7 runs, 6 walks, and has fanned 28 batters. Simonds has a WHIP of 0.91 and an ERA of 1.85.

15 — P Ryan Williamson (Not Yet Started)

16 — P Phillip Morse (Auburn) Morse started off at GCL and was moved to Auburn. Morse has appeared in 18 games. He is 1-0 with 3 saves. He has appeared in 20.1 innings and allowed 33 hits, 12 walks, 18 runs, and has fanned 26 batters. He has a WHIP of 2.21 and has posted a 7.79 ERA.

17 — SS Tyler Beckwith (GCL) Beckwith has appeared in 35 games and has collected 34 hits on 126 at bats. He has 7 extra base hits, including 5 doubles, 1 triple, and 1 home run. He has scored 23 runs, stolen 4 bases, and driven in 10 runs. He has a SLG of .349 and a OBP of .357 He is batting .270.

18 — P Ben Braymer (GCL) Braymer has appeared in 8 games and made 2 starts. He is 0-2 with 0 saves. He has appeared in 19.2 innings and allowed 13 hits, 13 walks, 9 runs, while striking out 24 batters. He has a 1.32 WHIP and has posted a 4.12 ERA.

20 — P Jake Barnett (GCL) Barnett has appeared in 2 games out of the bullpen. He is 0-0 with 0 saves. He has appeared in 5 innings and allowed 4 hits, 1 run, 0 walks, and fanned 2 batters. Barnett has posted a 1.80 ERA.

21 — P Jacob Howell (Hagerstown) Howell started at GCL, was moved to Auburn, and has since been promoted to Hagerstown. He has appeared in a combined 11 games and is 2-1 with 0 saves. He has appeared in 28.1 innings and allowed 22 hits, 7 walks, and 11 runs while fanning 22 batters. He has recorded a WHIP of 1.02.  Howell has posted a 3.49 ERA.

22 — P Sterling Sharp (GCL) Sharp has appeared in 11 games and made 7 starts. He is 3-0 with 2 saves. He has appeared in 41.2 innings and allowed 47 hits, 6 walks, 15 runs, and has fanned 35 batters. He has a WHIP of 1.27. Sharp has posted a 3.24 ERA.

23 — P Michael Rishwain (GCL) Rishwain has appeared in 13 games out of the bullpen. He is 1-0 with 0 saves. He has appeared in 17.1 innings and allowed 28 hits, 5 walks, 7 runs, and has fanned 14 batters. He has a WHIP of 1.46 and an ERA of 3.63 ERA.

24 — P Joseph Baltrip (GCL) Baltrip has appeared in 16 games out of the bullpen. He is 2-1 with 4 saves. In 26 innings, he has allowed 15 hits, 23 walks, 4 runs, and has fanned 17 batters. He has a WHIP 1.46 of and an ERA of 1.38.

25 — SS Branden Boggetto (GCL) Boggetto has appeared in 32 games and has collected 30 hits on 107 at bats. He has 8 extra base hits, including 5 doubles and 3 home runs. He has scored 16 runs, stolen 2 bases, and driven in 16 runs. He has a SLG of .411 and a OBP of .328 He is batting .280.

26 — OF Jack Sundberg (Auburn) Sundberg started his season in GCL Rookie League and was promoted to Auburn.  He has appeared in a combined 43  games and is 50 for 151 at the plate. He has 3 doubles, 3 triples, and 1 home run. He has scored 18 runs, stolen 12 bases, and has 12 RBI. He has a .331 SLG and a .345 OBP. Sundberg is batting .245.

27 — P Jeremy McDonald (GCL) McDonald has appeared in 11 games out of the bullpen. He is 3-1 with 1 save. He has appeared in 26.1 innings and allowed 27 hits, 5 walks, 10 runs, and has fanned 27 batters. McDonald has posted a WHIP of 1.22 and an ERA of 3.42.  In his last three games, he has thrown 9 shutout innings and allowed just 5 hits on 8 strikeouts.

28 — P Jonathan Reid (GCL) Reid has appeared in 6 games out of the bullpen. He is 2-1 with 0 saves. He has appeared in 15.2 innings and allowed 8 hits, 3 walk, 3 runs, and has fanned 7 batters. Reid has posted a WHIP of 0.70 and an ERA of 1.71.

29 — P Samuel Held (GCL) Held has appeared in 15 games. He is 1-2 with 1 save. In 26 innings, he has allowed 22 hits, 8 walks, 5 runs, and has 19 strikeouts. He has a WHIP of 1.15 and an ERA of 1.73.

30 — OF Tristan Clarke (Not yet assigned)

31 — C CJ Picerni (GCL)  Has appeared in 4 games.  He is 2 for 8 at the plate.  He ha scored 2 runs and has 1 RBI.  He has a .250 slugging percentage and a .333 OBP.  He is batting .250.