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David Freitas | Catcher | #36

Team: Seattle Mariners
Age / DOB:  (29) / 3/18/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'2" / 240
Bats / Throws: Right / Right
College: Hawaii
Drafted: 2010 / Rd. 15 (0) / WAS
Contract: view contract details

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Mariners optioned C David Freitas to Triple-A Tacoma.
Chris Herrmann will take his spot as Mike Zunino's backup. Freitas is batting .217/.299/.283 with four doubles and three RBI over 23 games with the big club this season. Jun 18 - 12:31 PM

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Mariners recalled C David Freitas from Triple-A Tacoma.

Freitas has hit .217/.321/.304 over 19 games with the Mariners this season. He'll back up Mike Zunino.
May 30 - 9:48 PM

Mariners optioned C David Freitas to Triple-A Tacoma.

Freitas has hit .217/.321/.304 over 19 games with the M's this season. The club has added Chris Herrmann as Mike Zunino's new backup.
May 27 - 1:31 PM

Mariners recalled C David Freitas from Triple-A Tacoma.

Freitas will provide some depth behind Mike Marjama while Mike Zunino is on the shelf with an oblique injury. The 28-year-old backstop can be ignored for fantasy purposes.
Mar 30 - 10:11 PM

Mariners claimed C David Freitas off waivers from the Braves.

Freitas, 28, got a cup of coffee with the Braves this season after hitting .263/.338/.356 with three homers at the Triple-A level. He's merely a depth guy.
Fri, Oct 27, 2017 02:17:00 PM

Braves purchased the contract of C David Freitas from Triple-A Gwinnett.

Freitas will serve as emergency depth at catcher for Atlanta while Tyler Flowers recovers from a wrist contusion. Freitas, 28, was batting just .263/.338/.356 with three home runs and 21 RBI through 72 games this season at the Triple-A level.
Wed, Aug 30, 2017 10:12:00 AM

Orioles acquired C David Freitas as the player to be named later in the Jim Johnson trade.

Freitas, a 15th-round pick in 2010, batted .231/.306/.368 with 10 home runs and 30 RBI in 90 games this past season between Double-A Midland and Triple-A Sacramento. The 24-year-old is far from a top prospect.
Thu, Dec 12, 2013 05:09:00 PM

Athletics acquired C David Freitas from the Nationals in exchange for Kurt Suzuki.

Freitas is batting .271/.374/.407 with five homers at High-A this season after posting a .409 OBP with 13 dingers at Low-A in 2011. The former 15th-round pick profiles as more of a backup in the majors, but he does have a chance to get there.
Fri, Aug 3, 2012 02:44:00 PM

Depth Charts

C1Mike Zunino
2Chris Herrmann
3David Freitas
1B1Ryon Healy
2Daniel Vogelbach
2B1Robinson Cano
SS1Jean Segura
3B1Kyle Seager
2Andrew Romine
LF1Denard Span
2Guillermo Heredia
CF1Dee Gordon
RF1Mitch Haniger
DH1Nelson Cruz
Starting Pitcher
S1Felix Hernandez
2James Paxton
3Mike Leake
4Erasmo Ramirez
5Marco Gonzales
6Wade LeBlanc
Relief Pitcher
R1Edwin Diaz
2Alex Colome
3Juan Nicasio
4James Pazos
5Dan Altavilla
6Nick Vincent
7Ryan Cook
8Chasen Bradford
9Roenis Elias
10Mike Morin
11David Phelps