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Yasel Antuna

18-Year-Old Shortstop – Washington Nationals

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The top four fantasy prospects in baseball were all international signees. For opportunistic owners looking to snag the next high-end Latin American prospect before he pops, Antuna is as good a bet as...

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LEAGUE: A    40 MAN: NO   BATS: B   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 170   DOB: 10/26/1999   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Yasel Antuna Contract Information:

Signed a $3.9 million contract with the Nationals in July of 2016.

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Antuna will begin the season with Low-A Hagerstown, Mike Rosenbaum of MLB.com reports.

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Yasel Antuna Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2017 17 R GUL 48 199 173 25 52 12 8 3 1 17 5 5 23 29 0 2 1 .301 .382 .399 .781
2018 18 A HAG 63 254 226 27 47 14 11 1 2 17 6 5 25 59 0 1 2 .208 .291 .292 .583

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Yasel Antuna Minors Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jun. 16 Columbia 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
Jun. 15 Columbia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 14 Lakewood 5 2 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 .600 .600 .800 1.400
Jun. 13 Lakewood 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jun. 12 Lakewood 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .333 .833
Jun. 11 Lakewood 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 10 Delmarva 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 8 Delmarva 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Jun. 8 Delmarva 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000
Jun. 7 Lakewood 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
Jun. 6 Lakewood 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
Jun. 6 Lakewood 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
Jun. 3 Kannapolis 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .750 1.000
Jun. 2 Kannapolis 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333 .500 .667 1.167
Jun. 1 Kannapolis 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000 .250
May. 30 Hickory 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667
May. 29 Hickory 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 28 Greensboro 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
May. 27 Greensboro 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .250 .400 .250 .650
May. 26 Greensboro 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .667 1.000
May. 26 Greensboro 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .333 .000 .333
May. 24 Lakewood 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .667 .000 .667
May. 24 Lakewood 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 23 Lakewood 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000
May. 21 Lakewood 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 20 Delmarva 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
May. 20 Delmarva 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .500 .000 .500
Last 7 Days 19 2 6 1 0 0 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 .316 .409 .368 .777
Last 14 Days 43 7 11 3 0 0 3 4 8 2 1 0 0 .256 .319 .326 .645
Last 30 Days 89 13 19 5 1 0 4 11 20 3 2 1 0 .213 .307 .292 .599
Yasel Antuna vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Yasel Antuna Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2017 17 R GUL 199 173 11.6% 14.6% 0.79 83% .352 .098
2018 18 A HAG 254 226 9.8% 23.2% 0.42 74% .271 .084

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Antuna went 3-for-4 with two triples, two runs scored and two RBI for the GCL Nationals on Wednesday.

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Antuna signed with the Nationals for $3.9 million on Saturday.

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The Nationals fell in love with Antuna over the summer, eventually giving the 16-year-old switch-hitter a $3.9 million signing bonus in July (the most they've ever given a teenage international), and it's easy to see why. He's a potential five-tool shortstop, and while his bat speed and quick-twitch athleticism may not be elite, he's got top-end speed and has shown more polish and power at the plate than one might expect from a teenage Dominican middle infielder. As with any prospect this far from the majors and with this much physical development ahead of him, his career could take a wide range of paths. Some scouts doubt his ability to stick at shortstop and see an eventual move to third base ahead as Antuna matures, while others aren't sure if he will be able to hit for average. There's no doubting his ceiling though, and if everything comes together for him, Antuna could be among the next generation of shortstops getting taken in the early rounds of fantasy drafts. Just don't expect that to happen until sometime next decade.