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Adeiny Hechavarria | Shortstop | #3

Team: Miami Marlins
Age / DOB:  (27) / 4/15/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'0" / 195
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: None
Drafted: 2010 / UDFA / TOR
Contract: view contract details

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Marlins and SS Adeiny Hechavarria avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $4.35 million contract.
He was eligible for arbitration for the second time this winter. Hechavarria hit an ugly .236/.283/.311 in 2016 but provided his usual stellar defense. Jan 13 - 2:28 PM

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Adeiny Hechavarria got two hits on Saturday, which is one more than the rest of his Marlins teammates combined could manage.

He finished 2-for-3 with a double and a single. The Marlins were shut out on three hits, so it is odd that one of the league's worst hitters would get two of them. Even with the good game his line is a miserable .243/.278/.342 in 321 plate appearances. Hechavarria has never hit for any power but he could at least hold his own in the batting average category. He hit .281 last year and .271 in 2015.
Sat, Jul 16, 2016 10:12:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria went 1-for-4 with an RBI triple in Wednesday's loss to the Tigers.

Hechavarria flew around the bases for his RBI triple off Daniel Norris in the second inning. Ichiro would subsequently drive him home with a single, but the Marlins would score just once more in the game as they fell by a score of 10-3. The 27-year-old shortstop owns a .243/.276/.340 triple-slash to pair with eight doubles, three homers and 24 RBI across 259 at-bats. He doesn't make for much of a fantasy option, even in deeper NL-only formats.
Wed, Jun 29, 2016 04:48:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria is not in the Marlins' starting lineup Saturday against the Mets.

He's just getting a breather. Miguel Rojas will get the nod at shortstop and bat eighth. Hechavarria has started 47 of the Marlins' first 56 games.
Sat, Jun 4, 2016 12:43:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria doubled in what proved to be the winning run in the eighth inning of Wednesday's contest against the Pirates.

Hechavarria scratched out a run against the normally-stingy Tony Watson with a double to center field. It was his only hit of the evening in four at-bats and only his 16th RBI of the campaign. He's been his standard lackluster self at the plate this year, hitting .251/.280/.339 with three homers and no stolen bases. As such, it's best to avoid him in almost all fantasy formats, if possible.
Wed, Jun 1, 2016 10:40:00 PM

Making his first start of the year in the leadoff spot, Adeiny Hechavarria went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer against the Rays on Thursday.

Ichiro Suzuki was out of the lineup today, and manager Don Mattingly thought Hechavarria was a better choice than Derek Dietrich to lead off against a lefty. It worked out nicely, but even after today, Hechavarria has just a .285 OBP for the season. He'll likely continue to bat eighth for the most part.
Thu, May 26, 2016 04:17:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria went 4-for-5 against the Brewers on Saturday night with his second homer of the season.

He pounced on a grooved two-strike fastball from Chase Anderson in the second inning, and although he reached base three more times, that home run marked his only run and RBI of the night. His big night ended a dreadful 3-for-29 stretch in his previous nine games. The 27-year-old shortstop is now hitting .222/.256/.347 in 78 plate appearances.
Sat, Apr 30, 2016 11:23:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria is not in the Marlins' lineup Sunday.

He's just getting a breather. Miguel Rojas is filing in at shortstop.
Sun, Apr 24, 2016 01:05:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria is out of Tuesday's lineup against the Nationals.

He's presumably just getting a breather. Miguel Rojas will fill in at shortstop and bat eighth against Stephen Strasburg.
Tue, Apr 19, 2016 02:37:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria went 2-for-4 with two RBI in Thursday's win over the Nationals.

Hechavarria had an RBI single in the third inning before knocking a run-scoring double in the seventh. It was the shortstop's second consecutive multi-hit game. The 26-year-old makes his bones on defense, but he did hit a career high .281/.315/.374 last season and could have a bit more offensive upside left in his bat.
Thu, Apr 7, 2016 09:19:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria finished up 3-for-3 against the Twins on Friday.

Hechavarria took over the No. 2 spot in the Marlins' lineup last year after his hot start, but it looks like he'll be back at the bottom of the order to begin this year. It won't leave him with much fantasy value, since he's just not going to contribute in homers (five last year, one in 2014) or in steals (seven each of the last two years).
Fri, Mar 11, 2016 05:03:00 PM

Marlins and SS Adeiny Hechavarria avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.625 million contract.

It's a substantial raise in what is his second year of arbitration eligibility. Hechavarria, who was eligible for arbitration for the first time, hit .281/.315/.374 in 2015 while playing excellent defense.
Fri, Jan 15, 2016 02:16:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria (hamstring) could return to the Marlins' lineup before the conclusion of the series against the Phillies that ends Thursday.

Hechavarria hasn't played since September 2 due to a strained left hamstring, but it appears he's finally made significant progress. The slick-fielding shortstop is hitting .281/.315/.374 this season.
Wed, Sep 23, 2015 09:55:00 AM

Adeiny Hechavarria (hamstring) has been running, hitting and fielding during batting practice.

Hechavarria has been making progress but isn't quite ready to return. He's missed two weeks with a strained left hamstring. "Now, the two areas of concern are the quick burst of speed, and running at full speed," Marlins manager Dan Jennings said. "He's tested it. It's gotten a little better each day. We're still not at that point where he can go full tilt. But we're moving in that direction. He's taking BP. He's doing all of those things."
Tue, Sep 15, 2015 07:27:00 PM

Adeiny Hechavarria (hamstring) is again out of the Marlins' lineup Tuesday against the Mets.

Hechavarria has been on the shelf for nearly two weeks due to a strained left hamstring and it's unclear when he'll be ready to return. Miguel Rojas will continue to fill in at shortstop.
Tue, Sep 15, 2015 02:40:00 PM